Krampus Movie

You better watch out.

Krampus movie poster

Who's Involved:

Thomas Tull, Adam Scott, Stefania Owen, David Koechner, Michael Dougherty, Allison Tolman, Toni Collette, Zach Shields, Conchata Ferrell, Todd Casey, Emjay Anthony, Gareth Ruck

Release Date:

Friday, December 4, 2015 (Nationwide)

sequences of horror violence/terror, language and some drug material

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

When his dysfunctional family clashes over the holidays, young Max (Emjay Anthony) is disillusioned and turns his back on Christmas. Little does he know, this lack of festive spirit has unleashed the wrath of Krampus: a demonic force of ancient evil intent on punishing non-believers.

All hell breaks loose as beloved holiday icons take on a monstrous life of their own, laying siege to the fractured family’s home and forcing them to fight for each other if they hope to survive.

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Who stars in Krampus: Cast List

"Ted" , "Black Mass"  

"Dream Horse" , "Nightmare Alley"  

"The House" , "Barracuda"  

"A Week Away" , "The Right One"  

"Frankenweenie" , "Axe Murders of Villisca"  

"All We Had"  

"The Jungle Book"  


Who's making Krampus: Crew List

A look at the Krampus behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Michael Dougherty last directed Godzilla: King of the Monsters. The film's writer Michael Dougherty last wrote Godzilla: King of the Monsters and Ender's Game.

Production Company

Legendary Pictures

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Production: What we know about Krampus?

Key Facts

  1. Krampus and his mischievous underlings have been created by the combined efforts of Weta Workshop and Weta Digital, both renowned for their epic work on The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies and King Kong, among many others.
  2. Based on an ancient legend.

Filming Timeline

  1. October 2015: The film was in Completed status.
  2. September 2015: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. August 2014: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  4. May 2014: The film was in Development status.

Krampus Release Date: When was the film released?

Krampus was released in 2015 on Friday, December 4, 2015 (Nationwide release). There were 14 other movies released on the same date, including The Letters, Every Thing Will Be Fine and Youth.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

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