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A Madea Christmas (2013)

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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.

Director:

Tyler Perry

Writers:

Tyler Perry (screenplay by), Tyler Perry (based on the stage play "A Madea Christmas" written by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tyler Perry ... Madea
Anna Maria Horsford ... Eileen
Tika Sumpter ... Lacey
Eric Lively ... Conner
JR Lemon ... Oliver
Larry the Cable Guy ... Buddy
Kathy Najimy ... Kim
Chad Michael Murray ... Tanner
Alicia Witt ... Amber
Noah Urrea ... Bailey
Lisa Whelchel ... Nancy Porter
Caroline Kennedy ... Lucy
Julie Ann Doan ... Customer 1
Vickie Eng ... Customer 3
Whitney Christopher ... Supervisor
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Storyline

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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Jolly, Fat, Old. Who Were You Expecting? See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 December 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$16,000,000, 15 December 2013, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$52,440,051, 4 February 2014
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

After Madea mentions Eileen's heartburn, Buddy (Larry the Cable Guy) suggests she take Prilosec OTC. Larry the Cable Guy appeared in a series of Prilosec OTC commercials. See more »

Quotes

Lacey: This is Conner.
Madea: Why the coroner here? Who died?
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Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Kirk Cameron's Saving Christmas (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Silent Night
Written by Franz Xaver Gruber and Joseph Mohr
Performed by Noah Urrea (as Noah Urreah)
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Just Creepy
26 December 2013 | by jaiamiSee all my reviews

Is anybody else as creeped-out as I am about Tyler Perry constantly appearing on-screen in drag? The next movie should have Medea as a serial killer because she is most definitely morphing into the look of a crazed serial killer. If you can get over the barrage of horrifying images of that (very much like LeBron James in drag) that this movie brings forth, the remainder is just the ash of what was probably a very weak, misguided idea to begin with. It is apparent from this film that Tyler Perry now considers himself a more serious film maker. But the results are laughable. This movie is three steps back from more relevant, and four steps back from funny. Tyler needs to look away from the mirror and take a careful look at his movies. He is ever more quickly moving toward C movie status.


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