Silent Night, Deadly NightAn orphan raised by nuns (Lilyan Chauvin, Gilmer McCormick) grows up to be a killer toy-store Santa Claus, due to his stay at an orphanage where he was abused by the Mother Superior.Keywords:
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Directors of "Silent Night, Deadly Night"Charles E. Sellier Jr.Birthdate: 9 November 1943, Pascagoula, Mississippi, USA
Creators of "Silent Night, Deadly Night"Paul CaimiMichael Hickey
Critic Reviews of "Silent Night, Deadly Night"Henry Stewart Brooklyn MagazineJanuary 15, 2016
The psycho Santa embodies Reagan-era conservatism, then at its peak, mocking the strict discipline of compassionless, law-and-order, moral-policing reactionaries...If the Gipper was post-Carter America's Santa Claus, he was also its Krampus.Rob Vaux Mania.comNovember 11, 2014
It had its moment and then vanished, like all garbage does.Tim Brayton Antagony & EcstasyDecember 25, 2012
At least one of the better slasher films made in the States in the mid-'80s, though the degree to which that's an actual compliment is debatable.John A. Nesbit Old School ReviewsDecember 01, 2009
a brutal reminder that Christmas can have negative connotations for someRob Nelson City Pages, Minneapolis/St. PaulAugust 21, 2009
Among the dozen or so victims of Santa's slay ride is a man who's choked to death with a string of Christmas lights and a young woman who's impaled--topless, of course--on a pair of moose antlers.Stefan Birgir Stefansson sbs.isMarch 11, 2008
killer santaJeffrey M. Anderson Combustible CelluloidDecember 20, 2007
Not only is the movie vile and callous, but also it's pretty darn stupid.Keith Breese Filmcritic.comDecember 13, 2007
the perfect stocking stuffer for misanthropic Scrooges.Eric Henderson Slant MagazineOctober 21, 2003
This was obviously not new territory for the slasher genre, mind you, but Silent Night, Deadly Night brought the idea to new levels of cold sleaziness.
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