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Kate is a young woman subscribed to bad decisions. Her last date with disaster? That of having accepted to work as Santa’s elf for a department store. However, she meets Tom there. Her life takes a new turn. For Kate, it seems too good to be true.
Last Christmas is a 2019 British romantic comedy directed by Paul Feig and written by Bryony Kimmings and Emma Thompson, who co-wrote the story with her husband, Greg Wise. Based on the song of the same name, and inspired by the music of George Michael, the film stars Emilia Clarke as a disillusioned Christmas store worker who forms a relationship with a mysterious man (Henry Golding) and begins to fall for him; Thompson and Michelle Yeoh also star.
Last Christmas was theatrically released in the United States on 8 November 2019 and in the United Kingdom on 15 November 2019 by Universal Pictures. It received mixed reviews from critics, who praised the performances and chemistry of Clarke and Golding but criticized the screenplay, clichés, and plot twist. The film was a box office success, grossing $121 million worldwide.
On November 27, 2012, it was announced that Lionsgate was developing a feature film adaptation of R. J. Palacio’s debut novel Wonder, and were in talks with John August to write the screenplay. Mandeville Films‘ David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman produced the film.
On May 8, 2013, Jack Thorne was hired to adapt the novel after August had departed from the project. In October 2014, John Krokidas was reported to be directing the film, though in April 2015, Paul King was hired to direct instead. Steven Conrad was writing the script at that time.
Director: Paul Feig Writers: George Michael (inspired by: the song “Last Christmas”, written and composed by), Emma Thompson (story by) | 3 more credits » Stars: Madison Ingoldsby, Emma Thompson, Boris Isakovic | See full cast & crew »