Prime-Video - Candy Cane Lane: Prime Video today unveiled the Christmas Comedy Event with Eddie Murphy

By Mulder, Paris, Pathé Les Fauvettes, 26 november 2023

Prime Video is preparing a festive holiday explosion with the exclusive worldwide release of Candy Cane Lane on December 1, 2023. The Christmas comedy, directed by Reginald Hudlin and produced by Eddie Murphy Productions, Imagine Entertainment and Amazon MGM Studios, promises an irresistible dose of holiday magic.

The discovery of this must-see film was made at a very successful press event at the Pathé Les Fauvettes in Paris, on November 26, 2023, at 5pm. The cinema was transformed into a magical place where the magic of Christmas came to life, with a sweet buffet, make-up workshop, photobooth and many other enchanting surprises. You can see our photos on our Flickr page: 

The cast of Candy Cane Lane includes Eddie Murphy, Tracee Ellis Ross, Jillian Bell, Robin Thede, Nick Offerman, Chris Redd, and many more. Eddie Murphy stars as Chris, a man determined to win his neighborhood's annual Christmas decorating contest. However, chaos ensues when, following an unwitting deal with the mischievous elf Pepper (Jillian Bell), Chris finds himself in a race against time to save Christmas for his family and community.

Candy Cane Lane marks not only Murphy's first holiday-centric film, but also his reunion with director Reginald Hudlin since their fruitful collaboration on  Boomerang. The film is produced by Doug Merrifield and benefits from the expertise of Brian Grazer, Eddie Murphy, Karen Lunder, and Charisse Hewitt-Webster.

The enchanting comedy Candy Cane Lane will air exclusively on Prime Video from December 1, 2023, bringing holiday magic to a global audience at the perfect time.

you can discover our photos in our Flickr page

After Chris inadvertently strikes a deal with a mischievous elf named Pepper to increase his chances of winning, she casts a magical spell that brings the 12 Days of Christmas to life and wreaks havoc all over town. At the risk of ruining his family's vacation, Chris, his wife Carol and their three children must race against time to break Pepper's spell, confront magical and evil characters and save Christmas for everyone.

Candy Cane Lane
Directed by Reginald Hudlin
Produced by Eddie Murphy, Charisse M. Hewitt, Karen Lunder, Brian Grazer
Written by Kelly Younger
With Eddie Murphy, Tracee Ellis Ross, Robin Thede, Nick Offerman, Jillian Bell, Chris Redd
Music: Marcus Miller
Director of photography: Newton Thomas Sigel
Editing: Kenny G. Krauss, Jim May
Production companies: Amazon MGM Studios, Eddie Murphy Productions, Imagine Entertainment
Distributed by Prime Video
Release date: December 1, 2023
Running time: 117 minutes

Photos : Boris Colletier / Mulderville