More comedy today, this time with Vince Vaughn as Santa’s bitter older brother Fred Claus (2007).
When Santa (played by Paul Giamatti) is your little brother, you can imagine how neglected you’d feel! Everyone would always be going on about how great your brother is – how come you’re not more like him? How come you aren’t as nice? As thoughtful? As jolly? As all-round awesome as he is? It would be impossible to compete!
You’ve got to feel sorry for the sibling that came first but is completely forgotten. Put yourself in his shoes and you can understand why he gets grouchy during the holidays!
I actually watched this when it was inexplicably televised in July. Talk about timing – LOL!
Here’s the trailer…