Central Cinema’s holiday cheer continues with Joe Dante’s delightfully nasty Christmas creature feature.
“A wildly original roller-coaster ride of hilarious mischief.” – Time
A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town.
“At the level of Serious Film Criticism, it’s a meditation on the myths in our movies: Christmas, families, monsters, retail stores, movies, boogeymen. At the level of Pop Moviegoing, it’s a sophisticated, witty B movie.” – Roger Ebert