Krampus

Krampus

Krampus

The Christmas devil (based on Alpine folklore) seeks to punish the naughty in this horror comedy starring Adam Scott (TV’s Parks and Recreation), Toni Collette (The Way, Way Back) and David Koechner (Anchorman). From the director of cult horror anthology Trick ‘r Treat.

2015Rating: MA15+98 minsUSA
ComedyFantasyHorror

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Krampus / Reviews

Variety

Variety

Krampus isn't especially scary, but it generates goodwill nonetheless for treating its home-invasion-for-the-holidays setup with an appreciably straight face.

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Time Out

Time Out

Too many obnoxious relatives, evil critters and weak gags at the expense of fat kids and foul-mouthed old ladies.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Occasionally funny, intermittently scary, but mostly hectic and sloppy...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It's nowhere near as good as many of the films it so wants to be positioned next to, but it's nasty enough to leave an impression.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

It has enough personality and ambition that it could easily become an annual tradition for those who prefer "Silent Night, Deadly Night" to "It's a Wonderful Life."

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

A curious creature feature that's more unwanted gift than surprise package.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

While the violent sequences are very effectively staged, the results are a strange hybrid that doesn't quite work.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

A great-looking movie, filled with freaky creature designs and a just-right mixture of practical effects and CGI.

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