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The police force of a remote Midwestern town search for a killer Santa Claus who is picking off citizens on Christmas Eve.

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Steven C. Miller

Writer:

Jayson Rothwell (screenplay by)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Malcolm McDowell ... Sheriff Cooper
Jaime King ... Aubrey Bradimore
Donal Logue ... Santa Jim
Rick Skene ... Ronald Jones Jr. / Ronald Jones Sr.
Ellen Wong ... Brenda
Andrew Cecon ... Deputy Giles
Courtney-Jane White ... Tiffany
Erik J. Berg Erik J. Berg ... Dennis (as Erik Berg)
Tom Anniko ... Mayor Revie
Mike O'Brien Mike O'Brien ... Stein Karsson
Curtis Moore Curtis Moore ... Reverend Madeley
Adriana O'Neil ... Mom
John B. Lowe ... Dad
Ali Tataryn Ali Tataryn ... Alana Roach
Brendan Fehr ... Deputy Jordan
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The police force of a remote Midwestern town search for a killer Santa Claus who is picking off citizens on Christmas Eve.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody violence, some sexuality/nudity, language and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 December 2012 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Natal Sangrento See more »

Filming Locations:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,672, 2 December 2012, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$14,567, 31 December 2012
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Most of the characters are named after members of the famous Leeds United football team from the seventies: Cooper, Giles, Madeley, Revie, Jones, Jordan, McKenzie. In addition, Bremner St and Reaney's Diner are mentioned in the script. See more »

Goofs

When Sheriff Cooper and Deputy Bradimore are talking in front of the blackboard, the word "Karsson" keeps changing continuously to Karson with only one S and back, and the line underneath the word changes, disappears and returns. See more »

Quotes

Sheriff Cooper: Where do you think he went?
Aubrey Bradimore: Wherever he feels safe.
Sheriff Cooper: Well, I'm on his tail now. There's nowhere safe.
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Connections

Referenced in A Night Before Christmas (2018) See more »

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Joy to the World 3
Written by Isaac Watts (uncredited) and Lowell Mason (uncredited)
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User Reviews

 
Good reboot of the old classic!!!
2 December 2012 | by zombie1973See all my reviews

Now this is not a straight forward remake of SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT, but it does pay homage in a few scenes, if you remember how Linnea Quigley dies in the original you'll know what i mean....its a solid film based on its own merit and storyline, some great gore and death scenes, and good acting by the most of the cast..unfortunately apart from Malcolm Mcdowell, who plays the sheriff, terrible dialogue and terrible acting, that was the only issue i had with it, because all round a great seasonal slasher, this will definitely be on the slasher/ horror list to watch every Christmas with all the rest, BLACK Christmas, Don't OPEN TILL Christmas, Christmas EVIL, SANTA CLAWS, THE Christmas SEASON MASSACRE, GREMLINS, SILENT NIGHT BLOODY NIGHT, BLACK XMAS, SINT (SAINT). Watch it, enjoy it.


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