Latest News on Bad Santa

July 8, 2014

Now Streaming: Jodorowsky's Dune, The Manchurian Candidate, and More

There aren't a whole lot of brand new titles available to stream this week, save for an anime reboot on Hulu and an indie documentary on a celebrated cult director and the conceptually incredible film he never made. Other than that, though, we've got a number of decent choices on Netflix and Crackle, so have a look.More…

October 9, 2013

Peter Dinklage Starring in R-Rated Leprechaun Comedy

It'll reportedly be "tonally in the vein of 'Bad Santa.'"More…

September 9, 2013

Billy Bob Thornton Talks Bad Santa 2

"The fact of the matter is, we may be doing it."More…

May 31, 2013

Bad Santa 2 Gets a New Writer/Director

"Entourage" vet Doug Ellin will rewrite the script and direct the long-awaited(?) sequel.More…

July 31, 2012

Steve Pink Directing Bad Santa Sequel

Billy Bob is on board for another round of ho, ho, hos.More…

February 14, 2012

Billy Bob Thornton Says Bad Santa 2 Will Film This Fall

He says they're just putting the finishing touches on the script.More…

December 17, 2010

Weekly Ketchup: Sequels for Bad Santa and Shakespeare in Love?

As Christmas approaches, you would think Hollywood would be taking a break from big announcements, but that hunch would only be half right. Although there are few huge new movies in this week's rundown, there was an unusually high amount of news about "little movies." Included in the mix are sequels for potentially dozens of acclaimed Miramax movies, remakes of Firestarter and Gambit, and new roles for George Clooney, Sacha Baron Cohen and Colin Firth.More…

December 16, 2010

Miramax and Weinsteins Plan Sequels to Shakespeare in Love, Rounders, and More

Miramax and the Weinstein Company have announced a new partnership that will yield sequels and spinoffs of Miramax films. First on the list? "Bad Santa," "Rounders," and "Shakespeare in Love."More…

November 22, 2010

Billy Bob Thornton Drives Jayne Mansfield's Car, Wants Bad Santa Sequel

Out promoting "Faster," Billy Bob Thornton spoke with Collider about his next directorial project -- and the possibility of a "Bad Santa" sequel.More…

August 12, 2008

Bernie Mac's 15 Roles to Remember

Planning a Bernie Mac movie marathon this weekend? Entertainment Weekly has helpfully compiled a list of the comedian and actor's 15 most memorable roles.More…

December 18, 2007

Ewan McGregor to Star with Jim Carrey in I Love You Phillip Morris

Over the course of his long film career, Jim Carrey has played characters who have had the hots for Cameron Diaz, Renee Zellweger, and Lauren Holly -- and now, you can add Ewan McGregor to that list.More…

February 16, 2007

Anyone Up for a "Bad Santa 2"?

Now here's some potential sequel news that I didn't see coming: A follow-up to "Bad Santa"? Really?More…

December 18, 2006

RT's Top Yuletide Comedies -- Christmas Countdown, Day One

Welcome to RT's Five Days of Christmas Countdown, where we serve up a different list each day of the best holiday flicks around. Today, feast your eyes on the Top Christmas Comedies -- a little Billy Bob, a little Will Ferrell, and at least one triple dog dare -- and prepare to get in the holiday spirit.More…

September 28, 2006

Box Office Guru Preview: Ashton vs. Ashton - This Time It's Personal

Ashton Kutcher fans get two chances to see (or hear) their favorite star this weekend as the Hollywood prankster takes on reigning box office champ "Jackass: Number Two" by voicing a mule deer in the animated comedy "Open Season" and going up against Kevin Costner in the action drama "The Guardian."More…

May 3, 2006

Ebertfest 2006: Festival Ends "Bad"-ly

Saturday at Roger Ebert's Overlooked Film Festival -- the last full day of screenings -- was a day that challenged the audience's sense of ethics and empathy.More…

February 13, 2006

Fez Goes "Unaccompanied" for Freaks-maker

"That 70s Show" star Wilmer Valderrama will star in "Unaccompanied Minors" for Warner Bros. and "Freaks & Geeks" creator Paul Feig, says Variety. It's a comedy about a bunch of middle-school kids stuck in an airport over Christmas weekend.More…

December 15, 2005

Critical Consensus: A Sly "Family Stone," A Towering "Kong"

This week at the movies, we have a giant ape {"King Kong"} and some yuletide dramedy ("The Family Stone"). Will the critics go bananas for these flicks?More…