Christmas is a season of joy, happiness and peace, but don’t lose your Christmas Spirit, or else you’ll be hunted by the devil and be taken to hell, just like in the movie Krampus that was released in the year 2015. The movie is a mix of Christmas comedy and a pinch of horror. The story for the movie is based on ancient folklore that originates from Germany.
The movie is based on the Monster Krampus, hence giving the movie its name. Michael Dougherty has directed and written the movie, along with Todd Casey and Zach Shields helping in the writing process of the movie. If you’re interested in the movie and are contemplating whether it is worth watching or not, you can keep reading.
What Is The Movie About?
The movie is about a family who has a family gathering for Christmas, with their near and dear ones all gathering to celebrate the Christmas season with the Christmas spirit. However, where there are a lot of relatives gathered, something is bound to go down. Just like every family has some other complications, it happens to them too. This leads to the son of the family losing his Christmas spirit.
He is seen being sad and not happy at all for Christmas, which in turn summons the monster who punishes children who are not behaving well, just like the opposite of Santa Claus. Things go down, bringing the whole family together and fighting this off together. They get to know more about the monster from the oldest member of the family, as she had witnessed the same in her childhood.
Should You Stream It Or Skip It?
It’s a must-watch movie; with every other Christmas movie that has just positive vibes and joy, this movie will give you the thrills, and one should definitely watch it at least once. The amazing cast of the movie makes the movie way better.
The movie is a family watch, so viewers can watch it with their entire family while enjoying the season of Christmas together. The movie has received great reviews and ratings, and hence one should give the movie a watch.
Where To Watch?
Fubo TV, DirecTV and Fx now are some of the streaming services that are offering the movie in its catalog. Apart from these, Amazon Prime, Google Play, Apple TV and YouTube TV are also some video-on-demand services that offer the movie, and one can either buy or rent the movie.
Who Stars In The Movie?
The movie has an incredible cast put together to work out the plot in a very beautiful manner. The actors and actresses involved are Adam Scott, Toni Collette, Emjay Anthony, Allison Tolman, David Koechner, Krista Stadler, Conchata Ferrell, Stefania LaVie Owen, Lolo Owen, Maverick Flack, Queenie Samuel, Luke Hawker, Brett Beattie, Curtis Vowell, Sage Hunefeld and Leith Towers.
All these actors are involved in different roles; there have also been voice actors involved in the voicing of the character of Krampus and the elves that he brings along with him. A huge cast is put in place for this particular movie.