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Bad Santa

26th November 2003
1h 32m
Terry Zwigoff
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Bad Santa is a 2003 Crime Comedy film released on 26th November; Terry Zwigoff directed the film which stars Billy Bob Thornton, Tony Cox, and Brett Kelly. A sequel, Bad Santa 2, was released in 2016. A sequel, Bad Santa 2, was released in 2016. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $53,488,889 on its budget.


A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid.

Cast (41)

Billy Bob Thornton's profile Billy Bob Thornton
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Tony Cox's profile Tony Cox
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Brett Kelly's profile Brett Kelly
Age at Filming ≈ 9
Lauren Graham's profile Lauren Graham
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Lauren Tom's profile Lauren Tom
Age at Filming ≈ 43
John Ritter's profile John Ritter
Age at Filming ≈ 54
Bernie Mac's profile Bernie Mac
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Octavia Spencer's profile Octavia Spencer
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Cloris Leachman's profile Cloris Leachman
Age at Filming ≈ 76
Matt Walsh's profile Matt Walsh
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Ethan Phillips's profile Ethan Phillips
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Alex Borstein's profile Alex Borstein
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Ajay Naidu's profile Ajay Naidu
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Bryan Callen's profile Bryan Callen
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Tom McGowan's profile Tom McGowan
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Kerry Rossall's profile Kerry Rossall Security Guard (uncredited)
Age at Filming ≈ 55
Max Van Ville
Age at Filming ≈ 15
Billy Gardell's profile Billy Gardell
Age at Filming ≈ 33
Joe Bucaro III's profile Joe Bucaro III
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Ryan Pinkston's profile Ryan Pinkston
Age at Filming ≈ 14
Dylan Charles Milwaukee Bratty Kid
Dylan Cash's profile Dylan Cash
Age at Filming ≈ 8
John Bunnell Police Chief
Alexandra Korhan Drum Set Girl
Grace Calderon Big Booty Woman
Bucky Dominick Nintendo Deer Hunter 3 Boy
Georgia Eskew Barbie Girl
Briana Norton Pinball Girl
Hallie Singleton Woman in Food Court
Joey Saravia Pokemon Child
Cody Strauch Watching Boy
Marshall Dvorin Watching Boy
Renna Bartlett Waitress (uncredited)

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Bad Santa FAQ

When was Bad Santa released?

Bad Santa was released 20 years ago, on Wednesday November 26th, 2003.

Who plays the lead role(s) in Bad Santa?

The lead role is played by Billy Bob Thornton.

How much did Bad Santa cost to make?

The budget was $23,000,000.

How much money did Bad Santa make?

The worldwide revenue was $76,488,889.

Is Bad Santa on Netflix?

No, Bad Santa is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Bad Santa on Amazon Prime?

No, Bad Santa is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Bad Santa on Disney Plus?

No, Bad Santa is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States