A Christmas Horror Story Reviews

April 19, 2020
It's fun, it's scary, it has something for every horror fan out there from the casual fan who will love the accessibility of the stories to the more hardcore nerdy horror fan who will recognize the name of Bailey Downs from the get go.
October 2, 2019
Fun, festive, gory and consistently creepy, A Christmas Horror Story takes five separate, and very enjoyable, stabs at creating a new mythology for the festive season.
May 17, 2019
Watching horror movies at Christmas should be mandatory and the cheesier the better. A Christmas Horror Story has plenty of fun to serve, along with a lot of tongue-in-cheek humour.
December 7, 2018
A Christmas Horror Story is made with craft and it has a properly unsettling effect.
November 30, 2018
Unlike those piles of beautifully wrapped presents from our childhoods, this festive horror delivers considerably more than it promises.
April 14, 2017
While A Christmas Horror Story doesn't have the qualities of a big theatrical release, like Trick 'r Treat, it's glossy enough to bring joy to those however they end up seeing it.
December 10, 2015
...framed by a story involving William Shatner (born in Montreal) doing what he does best, self-aware parody....
December 8, 2015
The collective of Grant Harvey, Steven Hoban and Brett Sullivan provides unique concepts on basic Christmas themes.
November 23, 2015
Audiences who prefer their holidays with a dose of darkness and foreboding to offset the season's syrupy mirth should really take to "A Christmas Horror Story."
October 23, 2015
This smart, zippy, bloody frightster is a Canadian-made gift that will continue to give, in the best possible ho-ho-ho horror way.
October 21, 2015
Spooky, playful and sometimes gory, but rarely terrifying, the film's more interested in giving each arc some witty social commentary to go along with its scares.
October 2, 2015
It's a mixed bag of supernatural terror that gains momentum as its loosely connected quartet of scenarios unfolds.
October 1, 2015
Perfect viewing for either Christmas or Halloween, A Christmas Horror Story is easily one of the best Christmas-themed horror movies in recent memory, ranking up there with foreign fare Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale and Saint Nick.
September 30, 2015
While not all the tales come alive, more hit than miss, bringing gore and menace in October, but reveling in the iconography of December.
September 30, 2015
Though they aren't particularly original or sophisticated, all five narrative panels are relative slow-burners that take their time establishing premise and character before delivering competent gotcha scares - or bloody splatstick ...
September 29, 2015
The anthology is a mixed stocking; if you reach inside, something's likely to grab you.
September 28, 2015
Each story has its own twisted holiday charm, but nothing can top Santa's fight against a horde of zombie elves - nor should it.
September 12, 2015
Feels a lot like a Christmas version of Michael Dougherty's seasonal favorite Trick 'r Treat, and that's meant as a compliment.
September 10, 2015
The most surprisingly scary movie of the year? It might just be.