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Christmas in Compton (2012)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 9 November 2012 (USA)
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Big Earl, the owner of a Christmas tree lot in Compton, California runs into some trouble when his son Derrick crosses the line to prove to his father that he is a success.

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David Raynr
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ayo Adeyemi Ayo Adeyemi ... African Drummer
Charlotte Ayanna ... Ginger
Kamilah Barrett Kamilah Barrett ... Dancer
Alycia Bellamy Alycia Bellamy ... Shante
Jayda Brown Jayda Brown ... Sierra
Orlando Brown ... Tyrone
Christopher Carroll Christopher Carroll ... Butler
Luke Christopher Luke Christopher ... Luke Christopher
Porscha Coleman ... Kendra Campbell
Melanie Comarcho Melanie Comarcho ... Quanita
Keith David ... Big Earl
Marcos De Silvas ... Ernesto Martinez
Kristinia DeBarge ... Lola
Fefe Dobson ... Kim
Michael Duncan Michael Duncan ... Michael Duncan
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Storyline

BIG EARL, the owner of a Christmas tree lot in Compton, and a man with a big heart and a big vision, demands success from everyone around him. All kinds of trouble erupts the week before Christmas when his son, DERRICK, part-time music producer and part-time Christmas tree lot employee, crosses the line to prove to Big Earl that he is a success. The colorful characters that populate the tree lot cause additional complications for Derrick as he tries to solve his problems secretly. Things spiral out of Derrick's control, jeopardizing the survival of the lot, and more importantly, his relationship with his father. What Derrick needs is a miracle; a Christmas miracle in Compton Written by CIC

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Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some rude humor and a brief drug reference | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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References Godzilla (1954) See more »

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Hot Shady
Written and Performed by Ruwanga 'Ru' Samath and Ozzy Doniz
Published by Track Birds (SESAC) and Soudns Within My Head (SESAC)
Courtesy of The Bird Call Productions and Song Stew Entertainment
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Cute and Predictable
12 December 2019 | by Bluesradio62See all my reviews

This movie is cute and a lot of it is very predictable but for a holiday movie it's not bad ...Definitely has some stereotypical characters but even they don't take away from a good story....


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