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Secret Santa (2018)

Christmas dinner brings tidings of death when someone enacts revenge, and out of the bloody madness rises a hero who must face all odds to stop an outbreak before it's too late.

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Adam Marcus
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Rady ... Ty
Drew Lynch ... Kyle
Debra Sullivan ... Shari
A Leslie Kies ... April
Ryan Leigh Seaton ... Penny
John Gilbert ... Leonard
Pat Destro ... Carol
Nathan Hedrick ... Jackson
Michelle Renee Allaire ... Jacqueline
Curtis Fortier ... Carter
Freddy John James ... Gordon
Petra Areskoug ... Tilde
Tracy Drolet ... Denise
William Dixon ... Albert
Scott Burkett ... David
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Christmas dinner brings tidings of death when someone enacts revenge, and out of the bloody madness rises a hero who must face all odds to stop an outbreak before it's too late.

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Oedipus, from Greek mythology, accidentally fulfills a prophecy of killing his father and, unknowingly, marries his mother. See more »

Quotes

Leonard: [Addressing Shari, his ex-wife] I may have slept with your fucking sister. But you slept with my son. You guttersnipe.
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References The Thing (1982) See more »

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A funny, sick, gory Christmas tale
4 December 2018 | by hampersnow-28905See all my reviews

Secret Santa is one of the blackest most depraved Christmas flicks I have ever seen and I loved it. If sweet, wholesome tales of Christmas turn your stomach and you're in the mood to both laugh, gag and scream this is your movie. Well cast and well acted, an extended family gathers for a Christmas dinner that you will not easily forget. Obviously low budget, but well written, the insults and plenty of gore fly. Thoroughly enjoyable from beginning to end. My only complaint would be that the cinematography left something to be desired, the film is a bit too high contrast and could have been better lit. Some of the dialogue also could have been better recorded, but it's still a fun ride and not one for children.


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