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Bad Santa film
He doesn't care if you're naughty or nice
Directed By
Terry Zwigoff
Produced By
  • John Cameron
  • Sarah Aubrey
  • Bob Weinstein
Written By
  • Glenn Ficarra
  • John Requa
Cast
  • Billy Bob Thornton
  • Tony Cox
  • Brett Kelly
  • Lauren Graham
  • Lauren Tom
  • Bernie Mac
  • John Ritter
  • Octavia Spencer
  • Cloris Leachman
  • Alex Borstein
Edited By
Robert Hoffman
Cinematography
Jamie Anderson
Music By
David Kitay
Distributed By
Dimension Films
Country
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Language
English
Release Date
November 21, 2003
Runtime
91 Minutes
Budget
$18 million
Gross
$76,057,639

Bad Santa (2003) is an American Christmas black comedy film written by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, directed by Terry Zwigoff, and starring Billy Bob Thornton , Bernie Mac , and Lauren Graham, with Tony Cox, Brett Kelly, Lauren Tom, and John Ritter in supporting roles.

PlotEdit

A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.[1]

CastEdit

TriviaEdit

  • The film was screened out of competition at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival.
  • An unrated version was released on DVD on March 5, 2004 and on Blu-ray Disc on November 20, 2007 as "Bad(der) Santa."
  • This was Ritter's last film appearance before his death in 2003.
  • The Coen brothers are credited as executive producers.

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