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Surviving Christmas (2004)

PG-13
91 min | Comedy, Romance

A lonely, obnoxious young millionaire pays a family to spend Christmas with him.
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Writers
Deborah Kaplan (story) (screenplay) | Harry Elfont (story) (screenplay) | J.R. Ventimilia (screenplay) (as Jeffrey Ventimilia) | Joshua Sternin (screenplay)
Cinematographers
Peter Lyons Collister (as Peter Collister) | Tom Priestley Jr. (as Tom Priestly Jr.)
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Budget
$ 45,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 4,441,356
Gross (USA)
$ 11,663,156
Gross (World)
$ 3,130,468
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Release date
Oct 22, 2004 (United States)

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Phill Lewis
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Santa Santa   See fewer
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Five Year Old Five Year Old   See fewer
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Little Girl Little Girl   See fewer
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Older Brother Older Brother   See fewer
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Kent Osborne
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Christmas Past Christmas Past   See fewer
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Young Scrooge (as Joshua Siegel) Young Scrooge (as Joshua Siegel)   See fewer
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Customer Customer   See fewer
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5.4 / 10 | 19,677 votes