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The Munsters' Scary Little Christmas (1996)

Get ready for some holiday spirits as the first family of fright rallies to show melancholy Eddie Munster (Bug Hall) some of the holly, jolly magic that only Santa can bring.

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Get ready for some holiday spirits as the first family of fright rallies to show melancholy Eddie Munster (Bug Hall) some of the holly, jolly magic that only Santa can bring.

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If you think your family is weird... spend this Christmas with the Munsters!

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The door knocker in this holiday-themed television special is based on Jacob Marley from Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" depicting the moment in which Ebenezer Scrooge views Marley's spooky face rather than his own knocker. See more »

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Spun-off from The Munsters (1964) See more »

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Not As Bad As It Should Have Been
16 December 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Get ready for some holiday spirits as the first family of fright rallies to show melancholy Eddie Munster (Bug Hall) some of the holly, jolly magic that only Santa (Mark Mitchell) can bring.

With no one from the original cast involved, and not even the second cast, you might think this would be terrible. And for some people, it might be. Grandpa's makeup is pretty questionable, and only Lily really looks close to the way she should.

But the actors involved are mostly notable and not just bums off the street, and the overall humor is pretty good -- the yard decorations, the bikers, the fruitcake. I think this is not necessarily a must-see Christmas film, but far better than some of the rubbish out there.


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