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Christmas Survival (2018)

Surviving Christmas with the Relatives (original title)
Two sisters and their families spend - or rather, endure - Christmas at their late parents' dilapidated country house.

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James Dearden

Writer:

James Dearden
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julian Ovenden ... Dan
Gemma Whelan ... Miranda
Joely Richardson ... Lyla
Michael Landes ... Trent
Sally Phillips ... Miriam
Patricia Hodge ... Aunt Peggy
Ronni Ancona ... Vicky
James Fox ... Uncle John
Sophie Simnett ... Bee
Jade Ma ... Soon
Jonas Moore ... Harry
Mark Tandy ... Vicar
Kitty Peterkin ... Daisy
Riley White Riley White ... Dylan
Lochlan White Lochlan White ... Bobby
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Two sisters and their families come together in their recently deceased parents' falling down country house, with chaotic consequences. Miranda (Gemma Whelan) and Dan (Julian Ovenden) are refugees from city life trying to set up a small holding with their kids in tow, and Lyla (Joely Richardson) is a fading Hollywood star married to her alcoholic agent, Trent (Michael Landes). Ancient sibling rivalries flare up again to sabotage the hope for a season of good will.

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The Academy Award Nominated Writer of Fatal Attraction Takes on Christmas See more »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 June 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Christmas Survival See more »

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$36,809
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Aspect Ratio:

2:1
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The first film to be directed by James Dearden in 19 years. See more »

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Had potential
16 December 2019 | by ben-mattersSee all my reviews

A disappointment. The storyline had potential but unfortunately fell short.


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