Directing comedy films is not easy for real, but writing them becomes an even more difficult task for the writers of the films. But fans do have to just sit and enjoy. Wejre thrilling films and crime-oriented are ruling the world of film lovers, and hitting comedy films in the theatres is quite challenging. This time we will be telling you something really exciting about the amazing new comedy film.
Christmas is approaching this month, right? With Christmas comes immense joy and of course our favorite Santa Claus. As December has arrived, Amazon Prime Video has released its new comedy film on Christmas, titled: “Candy Cane Lane”, the name might not give you hints about the film, but the title of this article has surely told you a lot about the film. With the release, fans have been constantly asking one question, is this based on some real-life event?
So we are back here for you to tell you the answer to your most asked question. And if we have come here, we won’t let you go bare-handed on the occasion of Christmas. Adding up to the answer to your question, we will also let you know the story of the film, which will excite you even more about the film and of course the festive season approaching soon.
Is Candy Cane Lane Real?
With the release of the film in theatres and the trailer release, many audiences have been asking this question very frequently if the film is real that is if it is based on a real-life story. As a whole, the directors or the writers have not mentioned anything about its story in any of its interviews.
Rather the film writer says, the film is entirely based on the city of El Segundo, United States. the writer Kelly Younger says that though the film is fictional it is his childhood story, and the director of the film says is inspired by the Christmas festival that is held every year in El Segundo, and is a wholesome fest to be visited and enjoyed by people of different places.
Premise Of Candy Cane Lane
As said, the film revolves around a Christmas fest that takes place every year in El Segundo. the film shows a father Chirs, who takes part in the Christmas decoration competition every year, but never had he won a prize. Instead, his neighbor is the one who always boasts in front of him about winning the competition each year. But this time, Chris’s destiny has got some different plans for him. This time he will win, but before that he will have to do a lot of hard work. How?
There’s a decor item shop near Chris’ house.. so one day before the competition, Chris and his daughter visit the shop. Pepper the store owner, gives them beautiful decor items, which had the curse of getting alive into animals, the very next day. Yes, as they decorated the place, the next morning all the items changed into living animals. chris later found that Pepper is an elf, a monster. Now, he had to find five golden rings to save their locality and other people turning into monsters and animals.
Soon they gave four rings to Pepper and the fifth was with her. Later she said they have to go with 40 gold rings. Seems to be impossible they lost hope, when entered Santa Claus, and as a present, he helped everyone and saved Chris from becoming a monster. Also, Santa removed all the curses from anals and turned them into humans. Also, Chris’s dreams came true, he won the competition, and Pepper’s shop was his shop.
Cast Of Candy Cane Lane
Reginald Hudlin’s direction involves not only the amazing storyline but also the group of this extraordinary, actors, and actresses the cast of this amazing film includes, Chris Carver by Eddie Murphy, Carol Carver by Tracee Ellis Ross, Joy Carver by Genneya Walton, Nick Carver by Thaddeus J. Mixson, Holly Carver by Madison Thomas, Pepper by Jillian Bell and Santa Claus by David Alan Drier are all the main cast of the film. The others in recurring roles involve Nick Offerman in the role of Pip, Bruce by Ken Marino, Suz by Riki Lindhome, Josh by D.C. Young Fly, Lee by Catherine Dent, Kut by Danielle Pinnock, Scott by Lombardo Boyar, Selah by Iman Benson, and many more.
Where Was The Film Released?
The film was released officially on Amazon Prime Video on 1st December 2023.