Amazon Studios has announced that the upcoming holiday movie Candy Cane Lane, a collaboration with Eddie Murphy, will be released on December 1 exclusively on Prime Video. Directed by Reginald Hudlin, Candy Cane Lane is a Christmas comedy adventure that follows a man named Chris on a mission to win his neighborhood’s annual Christmas home decoration contest. However, after making a deal with a mischievous elf named Pepper to improve his chances of winning, Chris inadvertently casts a magic spell that brings the 12 Days of Christmas to life and wreaks havoc on the town. Now, Chris, his wife Carol, and their three children must race against the clock to break Pepper’s spell and save Christmas for everyone.
“Candy Cane Lane” will released on Amazon
Director Reginald Hudlin expressed his excitement for the film, stating that he has wanted to make a Christmas movie his whole life and that Candy Cane Lane is fresh, surprising, and full of comedy. Hudlin also praised Eddie Murphy and the rest of the cast for their funny performances.
The film is directed by Reginald Hudlin and written by Kelly Younger, who was inspired by his childhood holiday experiences. Alongside Eddie Murphy, the cast includes Tracee Ellis Ross, Jillian Bell, Thaddeus J. Mixson, Ken Marino, Nick Offerman, Robin Thede, Chris Redd, Genneya Walton, Madison Thomas, D.C. Young Fly, Riki Lindhome, Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, Lombardo Boyar, Danielle Pinnock, and Timothy Simons.
Candy Cane Lane is part of Eddie Murphy’s three-picture and first-look film deal with Amazon Studios. Murphy is also one of the producers, along with Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Karen Lunder, and Charisse Hewitt-Webster. The film is executive produced by Doug Merrifield.
Fans of holiday movies can look forward to Candy Cane Lane as it promises to be a funny and heartwarming Christmas film. With its unique twist on the Christmas home decoration contest and the magical elements brought to life by the mischievous elf Pepper, the movie is sure to deliver a fun-filled adventure. The talented cast, led by Eddie Murphy, adds to the anticipation as audiences can expect great performances and comedic moments throughout the film.
Candy Cane Lane will be available for streaming on Prime Video starting December 1. With its release just in time for the holiday season, viewers can cozy up and enjoy this festive and entertaining film. Whether you are a fan of Eddie Murphy or enjoy holiday comedies, Candy Cane Lane is set to become a must-watch movie this Christmas.