Holidays (2016)

HOLIDAYS is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time. The film challenges our folklore, traditions and assumptions, making HOLIDAYS a celebration of… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: April 22, 2016
DVD Release Date: July 5, 2016
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Christian Holub
Entertainment Weekly

Some of the films are haunting, some of them more macabre, but all of them play with holiday symbolism in way that will make viewers rethink a lot of their favorite celebrations.

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Katie Rife
AV Club

Like a family dinner with an eccentric uncle, Holidays' quirkiness is fitfully entertaining, but ultimately exhausting.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

A typically erratic horror anthology...

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Simon Abrams

"Holidays" is frustrating because its creators all have something good going for them, but almost consistently have no ideas of what to do.

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William Earl

Seeing how visionaries new and old foster an idea of things that go bump in the night is what keeps viewers coming back for more, and when anthologies add as many twists as Holidays, aficionados are always ready for the next installment.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A series of stupid, baffling, and pointless horror segments that go nowhere...

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Noel Murray
Los Angeles Times

The film mostly feels perfunctory and awkward - like calling home at Christmas.

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Candice Frederick
Reel Talk Online

If you don't connect the stories in a smart way (say, having the same actors play different roles in each story, or tying each narrative together with a single theme) or provide a great 10-15 minute story, what's the point?

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Zach Hollwedel
Under the Radar

Murder, paranormal pregnancies, and damn creepy kids dominate the octaptych, the parts of which waver between clever -- if not straight up unnerving -- and banal.

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Flixster Audience Score: 24% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Patchy, but enough good stories to make it a worthwhile watch. I liked the Halloween, Xmas and St Patrick's day the best. The others were missable.
Daniel Parsons
One fantastic short (Father's Day), one good (New Year's), the rest duds.
Gimly M.
In terms of horror anthology, it's pretty middle of the road. Worth the watch for the aficionado, but certainly won't convert anyone who hasn't… More
Jesse Ortega
The problems that plague this anthology film is the same problems that have plagued almost every anthology film in existence. And that is the lack of… More