Bad Santa Movie

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Who's Involved:

Lauren Graham, Billy Bob Thornton, Glenn Ficarra, John Requa, Bernie Mac, Sarah Aubrey, Terry Zwigoff, John Cameron, Cloris Leachman, Bob Weinstein, Tony Cox, Brett Kelly, John Ritter, Lauren Tom

pervasive language, strong sexual content, and some violence
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

This is the story of two criminals who disguise themselves as Santa Claus (Billy Bob Thornton) and his elf, traveling across the country to major malls, using the good will people have towards Santa to rob the stores blind. The plan is going great until the two baddies meet an introverted 8-year-old boy who reminds them of the true meaning of Christmas.

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Who stars in Bad Santa: Cast List

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Clifford's Really Big Movie  

Ocean's Thirteen, Pride  

I Can Only Imagine, The Stupidest Angel  

The Warrior's Way, Bad Santa 2  

Bad Santa 2, Unaccompanied Minors  


Who's making Bad Santa: Crew List

A look at the Bad Santa behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Terry Zwigoff last directed Art School Confidential and The $40,000 Man. The film's writer John Requa last wrote Jungle Cruise and Smallfoot.


Sarah Aubrey
John Cameron
Bob Weinstein

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Production: What we know about Bad Santa?

Filming Timeline

  1. December 1969: The film was in Completed status.

Bad Santa Release Date: When was the film released?

Bad Santa was released in 2003 on Wednesday, November 26, 2003 (). There were 3 other movies released on the same date, including In America, Timeline and The Haunted Mansion.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, June 22, 2004

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