Arthur Christmas

Arthur Christmas
  • 2011
  • UK / US
  • 1h 37min
  • U
  • Directed by: Sarah Smith
  • Written by: Peter Baynham, Sarah Smith
  • Cast: James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent, Imelda Staunton, Ashley Jensen, Ramona Marquez
  • UK release: 11 November 2011
  • Website: www.arthurchristmas.com

Arthur Christmas (McAvoy) is the overlooked star of the Santa team, but when it looks like a small girl's present may not get delivered, he enlists the help of his curmudgeonly grandfather (Nighy). With characters boringly reflecting different degrees of niceness, this contrived family feud lacks the wit that made Aardman's name.

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The Barn Theatre, Seaford (0.0 miles)

The Barn, Saxon Lane, Seaford, East Sussex, BN25 1QL
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Fenwick Newcastle (0.0 miles)

39 Northumberland Street, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, NE1 7AS
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Reviews & features

Arthur Christmas

14 Nov 20112 stars

Jolly enough, but lacking usual Aardman Animation wit and charm

In over two decades since Wallace and Gromit's A Grand Day Out, Aardman Animation have become a byword for family entertainment, but Arthur Christmas, their latest attempt at a blockbuster, never reaches the same lovable heights. As he selflessly…

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