A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas 3D
Starring: Kal Penn, John Cho, Neil Patrick Harris, Patton Oswalt, Danny Trejo, David Burtka
Directed by: Todd Strauss-Schulson
Plot: Kumar accidentally recieves a package meant for Harold and his attempts to deliver it to him results in Harold’s father-in-law’s prize Christmas tree getting blown up. The guys then must go on a crazy quest across NYC to find a replacement tree.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 70%
Critic Consensus: “Still raunchy, still irreverent, and still hit-and-miss, this Harold & Kumar outing also has a Christmas miracle: The audience gets to see the sweeter side of the duo”
Starring: Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, Alan Alda, Tea Leoni, Casey Affleck, Matthew Broderick, Gabourey Sidibe, Michael Pena
Directed by: Brett Ratner
Plot: The employees of a luxury Central Park apartment complex scheme to rob the building’s richest resident after they learn he was the mastermind of a fraud that stole all their pensions.
RT Freshness: 68%
Critic Consensus: “Tower Heist is a true Brett Ratner joint: little brains to this caper, but it’s fun fluff, exciting to watch, and showcases a welcome return to form for Eddie Murphy”