Christmas is just around the corner. Christmas is not complete without a great Christmas movie. A truly interesting movie will definitely raise your holiday mood. Today, we want to introduce a fantastic Christmas movie, It’s the most wonderful time of the year to enjoy a movie about a festive family gathering- “Almost Christmas”.
Almost Christmas is one of the best classic movies of all time. What’s a better way to welcome Christmas than curling up on the couch with a cup of hot cocoa or a wintry cocktail.
What is Almost Christmas movie about?
Almost Christmas is a 2016 American Christmas comedy-drama film from writer-director David E. Talbert. Almost Christmas follows a dysfunctional family that gathers during the holidays for the first time since their mother passed away.
Few holiday movies truly capture the chaotic feeling of a house surrounded by family members. Almost Christmas understands how families bicker, tease, and eventually come together during the holiday season.
Almost Christmas movie cast
The film is about a patriarch (Danny Glover) who is mourning the recent death of his wife and attempting to keep the rest of his family together. Other stars that make this family tale come to life include Gabrielle Union, Kimberly Elise, Oscar winner Mo’Nique, Omar Epps, Nicole Ari Parker, Keri Hilson, Jessie Usher, and Romany Malco.
Danny Glover plays the role of Walter, the Birmingham, Alabama patriarch of the Meyers family. His wife passed away. He received a contract to sell the wood-frame house where they raised their kids. But he doesn’t reveal it to anyone as he gathers his four children and their families for the holidays.
Daughter Rachel (Gabrielle Union) and daughter Cheryl (Kimberly Elise) are two sisters who never got along. Rachel is divorced and has her own daughter. Cheryl is a dentist with two kids and a flirtatious overweight husband (J.B. Smoove as Lonnie).
The oldest son Christian (Romany Malco), is an aspiring politician who is running for Congress, and can’t leave his campaign manager ( starring John Michael Higgins) behind, even for the holidays. His wife (Nicole Ari Parker) is not delighted.
The youngest Meyers son (Jesse Usher) is a star college football player with draft daydreams and serious painkiller addiction.
And then there’s Aunt May, who’s spent decades as a backup singer.
- J.B. Smoove as Lonnie Maclay
- Omar Epps as Malachi
- Nadej K. Bailey as Niya
- John Michael Higgins as Andy Brooks
- DC Young Fly as Eric
- Keri Hilson as Jasmine
- Monica Brown as Monica the Waitress
- Gregory Alan Williams as Pastor Browning
- A. Sebrena Farmer as Grace Meyers
- Tara Jones as Lucy
- Jeff Rose as Brian
- Ric Reitz as Coach Packer
- Marley Taylor as Dee Meyers
Where can I see Almost Christmas movie?
You can watch Almost Christmas on FXM; rent on Amazon, iTunes, VUDU, and YouTube.
Best Christmas gift ideas for everyone
Christmas gifts are a part of Christmas celebrations. If you’re not sure what to gift your loved ones this Christmas, check out this list of best Christmas gift ideas for everyone including moms, dads, grandmas, grandpas, aunts, best friends, and more. These gift ideas are budget-friendly so you needn’t worry that you will break your bank.
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Have you ever watched Almost Christmas movie? If yes, what do you think about the movie. If not, why not watch it this Christmas. The film is sure to be a hit for the whole family. Most of the Almost Christmas movie cast brings laughs in this flick.
Christmas is also a great time to express your love and appreciation for your significant ones, so pick a gift to surprise them.