8-Bit Christmas (2021)

Director: Michael Dowse

Writer(s): Kevin Jakubowski

Starring: Winslow Fegley, Neil Patrick Harris, Steve Zahn, June Diane Raphael, Bellaluna Resnick, Sophia Reid-Gantzert, Che Tafari, Santino Barnard, Max Malas, Brielle Rankins, Braelyn Rankins, Cyrus Arnold, Chandler Dean, Jacob Laval, Katia Smith, Tom Rooney, David Cross, Kathryn Greenwood, Louise Nicol, Erica Levene, David MacInnis, Monica Dottor, Jordan Oladimeji, William Poulin, Sofie Michal Maiuri, Alex Spencer, James McDougall, Michael Dyson, Dan Darin-Zanco, Gordon Fulton, Jackson Reid, Maya Misaljevic, Danielle Bourgon, Peter Gail Williams, Kevin Dennis, Miles Kerim, Luca Doulgeris, Mike Wilmot, José Arias, Christy Bruce, Dwight Ireland, Amanda Smith, Agi Gallus, Smillie Buckland, Peter Deiwick, Lorna Wilson, Christopher Marren, Brenda Somers, Tinsel, Blaze, Savino Quatela

Synopsis: The movie revolves around Jake Doyle (Neil Patrick Harris), who has come home for Christmas, telling his daughter the story about how he got a Nintendo Entertainment System on Christmas day in 1988 and his sister getting a “real” Cabbage Patch doll. Telling him that video games are bad for kids will not stop young Jake and his friends. How far will they go?

Release Date: November 24, 2021 (USA) | Length: 97 min | Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Holiday | MPAA Rating: Rated PG for rude humor and some mild violence, language and suggestive references. | Note(s): Based on the book of the same name by Kevin Jakubowski.