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Candy Cane Lane

December 1, 2023
Status: released

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Candy Cane Lane Movie Details:

Country United States
Language English
GenreFantasy, Comedy, Family
Release dateDecember 1, 2023
Running time2hr
Age ratingPG
CastEddie Murphy
Tracee Ellis Ross
Jillian Bell
Thaddeus J. Mixson
Ken Marino
Trevante Rhodes
Directed by Reginald Hudlin
Written byKelly Younger
Produced byBrian Grazer
Eddie Murphy
Karen Lunder
Charisse Hewitt-Webster
Cinematography by Newton Thomas Sigel
Edited by Jim May
Kenny G. Krauss
Music byMarcus Miller
Production CompaniesAmazon MGM Studios
Imagine Entertainment
Bubble Pictures
Big Indie Pictures
Distributor Amazon Prime Video

Candy Cane Lane Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Eddie Murphy as Chris Carver, a laid-off corporate marketer.
  • Jillian Bell as Pepper, a wicked Christmas elf.
  • Genneya Walton as Joy Carver, an athlete the oldest daughter of Chris and Carol.
  • Thaddeus J. Mixson as Nick Carver, an aspiring musician.
  • Madison Thomas as Holly Carver, the youngest daughter of Chris and Carol.
  • Nick Offerman as Pip, a man and one of Pepper’s victims.
  • Chris Redd as Lamplighter Gary, a man and one of Pepper’s victims.
  • Robin Thede as Cordelia, a woman and one of Pepper’s victims.
  • David Alan Grier as Santa Claus, a holiday figure.
  • Ken Marino as Bruce, one of the Carver family’s neighbors.
  • Anjelah Johnson-Reyes as Shelly, one of the Carver family’s neighbors.
  • Lombardo Boyar as Scott, one of the Carver family’s neighbors and Shelly’s husband.


Eddie Murphy stars in this holiday comedy adventure about a man on a mission to win his neighborhood’s annual Christmas home decoration contest. After Chris (Eddie Murphy) inadvertently makes a deal with a mischievous elf named Pepper (Jillian Bell) to better his chances of winning, she casts a magic spell that brings the 12 Days of Christmas to life and wreaks havoc on the whole town. At the risk of ruining the holidays for his family, Chris, his wife Carol (Tracee Ellis Ross), and their three children must race against the clock to break Pepper’s spell, battle deviously magical characters, and save Christmas for everyone.

About Candy Cane Lane Movie:

  • Candy Cane Lane is an American Christmas comedy fantasy film directed by Reginald Hudlin and starring Eddie Murphy, Tracee Ellis Ross, Robin Thede, Nick Offerman, Chris Redd, and Jillian Bell.
  • Principal photography took place in Los Angeles from December 2022 to February 2023.
  • Candy Cane Lane wase released by Amazon Prime Video on December 1, 2023.
  • This is Eddie Murphy’s first Reginald Hudlin movie since Boomerang (1992).