Krampus is a 2015 american horror comedy film based upon the titular character from germanic folklore, directed by michael dougherty and written by dougherty, todd casey, and zach shields. Director michael dougherty superman returns 2006, xmen 2 2003, trick r treat 2007 did an incredible job executing krampus. Krampus 2015, spoilers posted by athenslife101 on 12515 at 12. Krampus, the christmas devil of austrian and bavarian folklore, has entered the popular culture of north america. A true fan will recognize all those nods and enjoy the movie. Krampus is one of the companions of saint nicholas in several regions including. Our box office prediction for the weekend of december 4 6, 2015, where the hunger games. Trick or treat studios and legendary are proud to present the officially licensed krampus movie mask from the new christmas classic, michael doughertys krampus. She is an english bulldog with dark brown eyes, a muscular, hefty build with a wrinkled face and a distinctive pushedin nose. Didnt like the mouth stuck open or the fact that it looked just like an evil santa.
Granted, theres very little in it, but the christmas devil manages to have its competitors beat for unwatchability simply by being so boring and inert. Sculpted by weta workshop and finished by justin mabry. These dark elves are an evil version of santa clauss elves. This contrasts with saint nicholas, who rewards the wellbehaved with gifts. After losing his faith in christmas and tearing apart his letter to santa, a young boy. In this film a family is terrorized by krampus due to the little boys dislike towards christmas after it is wreckedspoiled for him. Dec 21, 2017 little does he know, this lack of festive spirit has unleashed the wrath of krampus. Krampus krampus arrives scene 810 movieclips youtube. And so now we have krampus the movie, starring toni collette, adam scott, david koechner, conchata ferrell, and a host of others as a family trapped together in one house for christmas dinner. Nicholas, krampus is an ancient demonic spirit who teaches important lessons about embracing the christmas spirit by tormenting his victims with hellish monsters and elves. Not just children, but their parents if they have also been naughty like the children. The film starsadam scott, toni collette, david koechner, melissa george, conchata ferrell, emjay anthony, stefania lavie owen, and krista stadler. Krampus is a 2015 american comedy horror film based on the eponymous character from austrobavarian folklore, written and directed by michael dougherty, and cowritten by todd casey and zach shields. Dec 04, 2015 based on the ancient legend of a pagan demon who punishes the wicked, legendary pictures krampus, a twisted horror comedy set during the holidays, is written and directed by michael.
Written and directed by jason hull 20, 82 minutes, rated 15 dvd released on november 2nd 2015. Nicholas, is a fertile one indeed, but this krampus a missed opportunity for antisaccharine counter programming isnt. As rosie is a female, she weighs between 4951 lbs and. A boy who has a bad christmas accidentally summons a festive demon to his family home. As those of you who have either an encyclopedic knowledge of obscure holiday traditions or easy access to wikipedia know, krampus is a figure from european folklore with origins stretching back to the days before christianity who is essentially the evil twin of jolly saint nicholaswhile nick rewards the good children with present and ribbon candy and such, he would be charged with punishing. A collection of krampus masks from around the world. It was released on december 4, 2015, by universal pictures. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a page. Dec 09, 2016 when the family decides to escape house, omi krista stadler stays behind to face krampus. Christmas is just around the corner and its time for this legendary creature to make his rounds. Krampus was released in the united states on december 4, 2015 by universal pictures. Krampus, when he eventually shows his cards, is a dark delight, but this film has more to offer than a single monster dougherty has a few puppet sideshows, including elves, a clown which comes right out of poltergeists closet and some stuffed animals which are the satanic mirrior images of our toy story friends.
According to traditional tales swirling around the legend. Participants dressed as the krampus creatures walk the streets during krampus night gathering on nov. Breakdown of 2020 movie delays, and when they will hit theaters. Ron howard gives us an update on willow while visiting the imdb studio at acura festival village at sundance. Rent krampus 2015 starring adam scott and toni collette on dvd and bluray. King of the monsters is the godzilla movie weve been waiting for. The reckoning can breathe a sigh of relief, no longer being the worst krampus movie youll see from 2015.
A young boy emjay anthony loses the hope and spirit of christmas because the holidays arent the same as they used to be with his family and proceeds to destroys a letter he wrote to santa claus triggering the release of a massive. Krampus appears as a monstrous, hunchbacked creature that bears cloven, goatlike hooves, a pair of large, curving goatlike horns. Krampus when all is lost scene 910 movieclips youtube. So if i give something a 35, take it with a dump truck of salt. Meanwhile, this lack of festive spirit unleashes the wrath of krampus. Hes having a good time doing what he does, and he enjoys the catandmouse aspect of it. A young boy emjay anthony loses the hope and spirit of christmas because the holidays arent the same as they used to be with his family and proceeds to destroys a letter he wrote to santa claus triggering the release of a. Krampus is a 2015 american horror fantasy comedy film based upon the eponymous character from germanic folklore, directed by michael dougherty and written by dougherty, todd casey, and zach shields. And, this antisanta claus has become quite popular in horror movies, too. Krampus santa claus isnt coming to town, but his sinister shadow is in this divertingly spooky christmas thriller.
Understandably, with the controversy that surrounded other christmas horror movies like silent night, deadly night 1984 and black christmas 1974, krampus 2015 was a hard story to sell. When the family decides to escape house, omi krista stadler stays behind to face krampus. Find information about krampus watch krampus on allmovie. The reckoning a child psychologist is tasked with investigating the case of zoe weaver, an eightyearold girl with the power to summon a demonic figure named krampus to kill those who threaten her. Your magical moments will start with krampus masks for christmas at toyho.
They are krampus minions who help him take families who have been bad on. He is an evil version of santa claus who punishes children who have been very naughty on christmas. After losing his faith in christmas and tearing apart his letter to santa, a young boy emjay anthony accidentally summons the malevolent holiday demon krampus. Krampus elves, also known as elves and krampus helpers, are the secondary antagonists of the 2015 supernatural holidaythemed horrorcomedy film krampus. Krampus 2015 while the holiday season represents the most magical time of year, ancient european folklore warns of krampus, a horned beast who punishes naughty children at christmastime. At least four different movies are jostling for position in the holiday horrorcomedy krampus. Nicholas delivered presents for all the good little children, krampus was more interested in the bad children, whom he would throw in his sack. Michael dougherty describes the krampus in this film as santa clauss shadow. Dec 04, 2015 krampus is a mythical christmas icon in european folklore. See actions taken by the people who manage and post content. Your opinion about krampus 2015 film krampus was a film based of of the german folklore of a devilish creature that drug naughty children to hell on christmas instead of the usual coal.
The guardian krampus is the main antagonist of the 2015 american horror film krampus. Krampus is a demonlike creature represented by a fearsome. Along with tom hanks performance as fred rogers in a beautiful day in. The film stars adam scott, toni collette, david koechner, allison tolman, conchata ferrell, emjay anthony, stefania lavie owen, lolo owen, queenie samuel, maverick flack, sage hunefeld, and krista stadler. The legend of the krampus, often referred to as the shadow of st. Hes not the unstoppable monster that kicks down your door and rampages and grabs you. Krampus 2015 is an american fantasyhorrorcomedy movie that is based on the characters from alpine folklore. He is a demon who is the antithesis of saint nicholas. Krampus is a 2015 horror comedy film cowritten and directed by michael dougherty as a spiritual successor to his 2007 cult classic, trick r treat. Krampus was shot in 2k resolution in anamorphic panavision at 2. Krampus is the titular, and main, antagonist of the movie krampus. Create a perfect party scene with krampus movie adult santa krampus costume mask.
Krampus is a horror film, filled with horrific imagery its one of the harshest pg films of recent memory, but it also has a solid sense of humor, albeit a nasty one. In central european folklore, krampus is a horned, anthropomorphic figure described as halfgoat, halfdemon, who, during the christmas season, punishes children who have misbehaved. But it also means we get to enjoy some of the best movies of the year at the theater. Dec 02, 2015 obsessed with the notion of a krampus themed horror movie. Any comments which show that the user has neither seen nor intends to see the movie will be removed. Krampus is the main antagonist of the 2015 american comedyhorror film krampus described as the shadow of st. The 2015 holiday movie guide its holiday time, and we all know what that means. Discussion in gotham city general gameplay started by twilight avenged, may 23, 2017. A boy who has a bad christmas ends up accidentally summoning a christmas demon to his family home. Directed by michael dougherty krampus, he shows great respect for the king of the monsters and incorporates a lot of the history of the toho godzilla movies.
Krampus is the titular main antagonist of the 2015 supernatural holidaythemed horrorcomedy film of the same name, which is based on the mythological creature of the same name. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 24 hours to finish once. Making the case for krampus as a modern holiday classic. Download movie krampus 2015 now no pay torrent movie4k. All hell breaks loose as beloved holiday icons take on a monstrous life of their own, laying siege to the fractured familys home and forcing them to fight for one another if they hope to survive. The film stars adam scott, toni collette, david koechner, ivy george, conchata ferrell, emjay anthony, stefania lavie owen, and krista stadler. Christian jacobs notes that thanks to the internet and youtube, krampus is now very much on americas christmas radar. In alpine folklore krampus is a halfhumanhalfdemon figure with ramlike horns growing out from under his red and white stocking cap. Little does he know, this lack of festive spirit has unleashed the wrath of krampus. The krampus easter egg crossover no one was expecting. Krampus seems unlikely to follow in trick r treats footsteps and become a cult hit among horror fans, namely because the film works best as a dark comedy that features imaginative monsters, rather than a spooky cautionary tale about losing sight of what really matters and embracing cynicism in the face of the winter holidays. Little does he know, this lack of festive spirit has unleashed the. It wasnt until legendary pictures agreed to a pg rating that universal green lit the movie.1499 432 1112 484 534 1211 350 707 371 716 1534 1195 1300 1402 1253 162 687 1272 1326 797 355 893 1142 992 1199 583 1155 666 583