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A Madea Christmas (2013)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 13 December 2013 (USA)
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Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on rural town when she's coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas.

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Madea gets coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas, but the biggest surprise is what they'll find when they arrive. As the small, rural town prepares for its annual Christmas Carnival, new secrets are revealed and old relationships are tested while Madea dishes her own brand of Christmas Spirit to all. Written by Lionsgate

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Rated PG-13 for sexual references, crude humor and language | See all certifications »

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$16,007,634 (USA) (13 December 2013)

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$52,528,330 (USA) (7 February 2014)
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Trivia

Tika Sumpter and Tyler Perry also work together on Tyler Perry's TV Show "The Haves and the Have Nots". See more »

Quotes

Kim: Mrs. Murphy, if I... if I may, our children, no matter what we think, they... they will live their own lives. The world is changing.
Eileen: Not that much!
Kim: It is changing and that is a good thing. Every generation sees a little less division and a little more open minds and open hearts. I think we should be happy and proud that our kids... our children see people as people.
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Kirk Cameron's Saving Christmas (2015) See more »

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Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
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Arranged by Elvin Ross
Performed by Ledisi
Ledisi appears by arrangement with The Verve Music Group
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Very funny with an emotional twist
19 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Saw A Madea Christmas at Regal Cinemas staring Tyler Perry, Tika Sumpter Fan Page, Anna Maria Horsford, and Larry The Cable Guy! Very funny with an emotional twist in relation to interracial relationships! Great movie with many important messages about bullying and race relations! I give it a 8/10! Watch the trailer HERE and go see it! Too funny! #AMadeaChristmas #maverickradio™ Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas was real funny and it had an emotional social twist about bullying, interracial relationships, and race relations. Tons of cultural messages in this movie! Very clever how he employed humor with those messages! Pure brilliance! #maverickradio™


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