It’s madness, mischief and mayhem when rich executive Drew Latham (Ben Affleck) decides to rent himself a family for the holidays. Tired of spending Christmas alone, Drew makes the Valcos (James Gandolfini, Christina Applegate and Catherine O’ Hara) an offer they should have refused. Now their annoying guest and his outrageous demands are turning their Noel into a nightmare in this hilarious slapstick comedy that puts the fun in family dysfunction.
- HBO First Look: Surviving Christmas
- Alternate Opening Sequence
- Storyboard Gallery
- " Yuletide cheer gets a kick in the shins with this funny " – Tyler Hanley
- " Ben Affleck delivers a surprisingly on-target performance as a man who thinks money and grandiose gestures are the answer to everything. " – Betty Jo Tucker
- " The surprisingly effective bleak humor earned scene by scene in Surviving Christmas reveals the proper formula that Affleck abandoned after Good Will Hunting. " – Michael Booth