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The Santa Clause 3

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Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause: Joseph Lederer

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
G
runtime:
91 minutes
Wide Release Date:
11/03/06
performer:
Tim Allen, Martin Short, Ann-Margret, Alan Arkin, Wendy Crewson, Elizabeth Mitchell, Judge Reinhold
director:
Michael Lembeck
distributor:
Walt Disney Pictures
author:
Ed Decter, John J. Strauss
genre:
Comedy, Kids and Family

We gave it a C

”My in-laws hate me, Christmas is a disaster,” grouses Saint Nick, ”and my pregnant wife wishes she’d never met me.” Is this a sequel to The Santa Clause or Bad Santa? We’ve caught Tim Allen’s Father Christmas in a low moment for his franchise in The Santa Clause 3: Jack Frost (Martin Short, playing to the kids, not their keepers) is plotting to steal Santa’s duties for himself, while (never mind the dysfunctional-family crises) this Styrofoam snowman of a sequel overdoses on its own candy-cane-colored sugary cheer.