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A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! (2008)

TV Movie  |  TV-14  |   |  Comedy  |  23 November 2008 (USA)
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HARK! THE HERALD PUNDIT SINGS! America's favorite Christmas tradition is now on DVD! Families have gathered around the TV to enjoy Stephen Colbert's Christmas specials every year since 2008... See full summary »

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HARK! THE HERALD PUNDIT SINGS! America's favorite Christmas tradition is now on DVD! Families have gathered around the TV to enjoy Stephen Colbert's Christmas specials every year since 2008. Now, you can experience the joy over and over! Join Stephen and his friends?Toby Keith, Elvis Costello, John Legend, Feist, Willie Nelson, and Jon Stewart ?for a yuletide evening of song, dance and nog-induced dementia. (Parental discretion is advised.) Remember, every time you buy a copy of Stephen Colbert's Christmas Special, an angel gets his wings. Written by Anonymous

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Stephen Colbert: [holding a replica lightsaber] If this can handle an aqua-lish at the Mos Eisley spaceport, I'd say it can handle a grizz.
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Lamest of the lame
15 December 2008 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I expected much, much more from Steven Colbert and am shocked he would stoop to such a level.

Watching this was beyond painful - perhaps he meant to act over the top and ridiculous, but if that is the case it just came off as condescending and fake.

If I were a religious person I'd probably be offended.

This was just a stupid waste of time and it's amazing to me that anyone found it funny.

I'm sure a talent such as Colbert could have put together a funny Christmas/Hannukah special that wasn't so boring. Were the writers on strike again? That would explain a lot.


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