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368 Ratings

A Very Murray Christmas

Directed by Sofia Coppola
United States, 2015
Comedy, TV Movie, Music


Bill Murray worries no one will show up to his T.V. show due to a terrible snow-storm in New York City.

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A Very Murray Christmas Directed by Sofia Coppola

Awards & Festivals

Directors Guild of America

2016 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports - Specials

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2016 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

Given the sharp contrast between the imagined Christmas and the real thing, the uninspired musical performances of the Carlyle Hotel are decidedly not a flaw in Coppola’s direction; on the contrary, they convey perfectly the vision of a depressing Christmas, one whose temporary relief comes as a bitter reminder that the idea of a well-spent Christmas often surpasses the reality.
December 15, 2015
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With bells a-jingling ever louder, Netflix has served up one of the most appealingly peculiar seasonal specials in many a Yule… Mileage, like Miley, will vary: if the idea of Murray and Cyrus duetting on Sleigh Ride tickles you, as it did me, Coppola’s curio will be very much your cup of curdled eggnog.
December 13, 2015
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As is often the case with Murray’s comedy, it’s impossible to know exactly how kidding or serious he is, and this, too, is integral to the special’s energy, which seems lackadaisical at first but eventually comes to seem quite controlled and purposeful in its near-aimlessness.
December 04, 2015
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