Universal Pictures’s action film Violent Night coming this holiday season. Universal Pictures has already dropped the trailer for Violent Night and starring David Harbour and his Santa avatar is going to blow your mind. See all his Santa Images in the below article.
In Violent Night, David Harbour plays a disillusioned Santa who is stuck in the middle of a heist on Christmas Eve. But he will not let anyone steal the joy from his beloved holiday, he’s ready to clear the criminals from the night.
After watching the trailer we can say that this over-the-top action film is definitely for adults more than kids and it’s going to be all twisted and quite bloody, it’s all in the spirit of Yuletide.
Violent Night’s Storyline
Alright, it’s a Christmas story and Santa (David Harbour) is on his way to fulfill his duty of dropping off gifts as per his list. But his work is interrupted by some criminals who made a bloody mess of his wonderfully planned night. When he lands at the home of a little girl he finds himself surrounded by a bunch of goons and is attacked.
At first, he wants to escape quietly from the situation but the attackers won’t just let him leave. Now you will see a totally different avatar of Santa that you have never ever seen before or even imagined.
The criminals hold the house and its family members hostage for a fat payout. But they are unaware that their violent act will be returned duly as Santa takes them on with all his magical powers, tearing them down, one by one. And in the end, Santa, once again, will make it a very merry Christmas but not for the bad guys.
When Is Violent Night’s Release Date?
Violent Night premiered at the New York Comic Con on October 7, 2022, and is theatrically set to be released on Friday, December 2, 2022.
Who Is In the Violent Night Cast?
Violent Night starring David Harbour headlining as Father Noel himself who is the main lead (Santa) in the film. The other cast members include John Leguizamo, Beverly D’Angelo, Alex Hassell, Alexis Louder, Cam Gigandet, Edi Patterson, and André Eriksen in various roles.
In other roles, Leguizamo stars as Ben, the leader of the mercenaries, D’Angelo as Gertrude, the matriarch of the family, Alex Hassell as Skyler, one of Gertrude’s children who is spending Christmas with his wife and daughter at the family estate, and Alexis Louder as Margie Matthews, Skyler’s estranged wife who is spending the holidays at the house so their daughter can have a good Christmas.
Violent Night’s Creator and Director
Violent Night is directed by Norwegian director Tommy Wirkola. Pat Casey and Josh Miller have done the screenplay for the comedy thriller. Violent Night falls under the production of 87North Productions and is produced by David Leitch and Kelly McCormick, along with Guy Danella. External Link: Universal Pictures