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Happiest Season

(Rated M)

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“Isn’t this the best time of year?”

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Overview

From queer film icon Clea DuVall (Girl, Interrupted, But I’m a Cheerleader and many more) comes a joyful new festive favourite with a star-studded cast. Abby (Kristen Stewart) is head-over-heels in love with girlfriend Harper (Mackenzie Davis), and is planning to propose in front of her family at Christmas. But there’s a catch. Harper’s family don’t know she’s gay, and they think Abby is just a friend. Featuring a slew of great comic performances from the likes of Mary Steenburgen as Harper’s overbearing mother, Dan Levy (Schitt’s Creek) as Abby’s gay BFF, alongside the always delightful Alison Brie and Aubrey Plaza, Happiest Season is a highly endearing charmer that captures Christmas in all its craziness: from the manic energy, the longing for acceptance, as well as the moments of joy along the way.

“A sprightly and substantial comedy that will be an immediate addition to the Christmas movie rotation for many”
— The Guardian
“Wraps up everything you could want for Christmas in a neat, thoughtful little bow”
— Empire
“A most pleasant holiday surprise... a real delight, a vibrant and winsome little picture”
— Vanity Fair

Why You Should See This Film

A queer holiday movie is cause for celebration in itself, but add in major studio funding, and an A-list cast, and Happiest Season is a special kind of achievement. Director Clea DuVall stated that “I love holiday movies, but I’ve never seen my own experience represented in one”, and the film shines with this genuine affection for the glossy, fantasy-filled Christmas classics you know and love, updated with a fresh perspective.

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  • Year: 2020
  • Rating: M
  • Director: Clea DuVall
  • Cast: Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie Davis, Alison Brie, Aubrey Plaza, Daniel Levy, Mary Steenburgen, Victor Garber
  • Duration: 102 minutes
  • Language: English
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