What was Bad Santa about?

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. A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve.

What is the plot of Bad Santa?

In this dark comedy, the crotchety Willie T. Stokes (Billy Bob Thornton) and his partner (Tony Cox) reunite once a year for a holiday con. Posing as a mall Santa and his elf, they rip off shopping outlets on Christmas Eve. This year, however, Willie is falling apart. He’s depressed and alcoholic, and his erratic behavior draws the suspicion of mall security (Bernie Mac). But when befriending a small boy brings out his kinder side, Willie begins to wonder if there is still some hope for him.

What gift does Thurman want Santa to bring him?

During the final heist, right before the police chase that will end with him getting plugged in the back, Willie stops to steal the one toy that Thurman really wants: a stuffed pink elephant.

What is the Bad Santa Claus?

The Alpine legend is the original bad Santa.

What does Krampus do with his tongue?

His long, pointed tongue lolls out, and he has fangs. Krampus carries chains, thought to symbolize the binding of the Devil by the Christian Church. He thrashes the chains for dramatic effect. The chains are sometimes accompanied with bells of various sizes.

Is Krampus Santa’s brother?

Krampus traditionally punishes naughty children and announces his presence with eerie bells. John Grossman, author of Christmas Curiosities, said he is almost the evil brother of Santa Claus.

Does Krampus exist?

Over the centuries, the legend of St. Nicholas evolved into the beloved Santa Claus we know today. But although St. Nicholas existed, Krampus appears to be entirely fictional.

How do I keep Krampus away?

You can do is make one of the many Krampus breads of Europe and flavor it with the essence of sweat and burning souls. Sweat, I’ve got covered. Essence of Burning Soul is a bit hard to come by in the baking aisle at Kroger these days. However, it seems anise or black licorice also works as a deterrent.

Is Santa a bad guy?

While mostly recognized as a benevolent character, there are times where he is portrayed as a villain and other villains use his name while committing their crimes.

How old is Krampus?

The legend of the Krampus dates back centuries, originating as a German Christmas tradition during the 12th century. Beginning in early December, the children of Germany would begin to hear whispers of a dark haired creature bearing horns and fangs, carrying a bundle of birch sticks used to swat naughty children.

Why was Krampus created?

The legend is part of a centuries-old Christmas tradition in Germany, where Christmas celebrations begin in early December. Krampus was created as a counterpart to kindly St. Nicholas, who rewarded children with sweets.

Why is Bad Santa Bad?

Why is Bad Santa rated R? Bad Santa is rated R by the MPAA for pervasive language, strong sexual content and some violence. Violence: – Infrequent gun and automobile violence, with some blood.

Does Bad Santa swear?

As I was making my way to a screening of Bad Santa, a cinema employee quipped, “I hope you don’t mind swear words.” A shocking amount of profanity is used during this 93 minute-long film. There are about 150 f-words and over 60 s-words, along with more than 75 other profanities and crudities.


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