Fred Claus

Fred Claus (2007)

Everybody has that one relative who can't help but cause problems over the holidays. Even Santa.

  • Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 2007-11-03
  • User Rating: 5.5/10 from 429 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 56min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Jessie Nelson Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Fred Claus and Santa Claus have been estranged brothers for many years. Now Fred must reconcile his differences with his brother whom he believes overshadows him. When an efficiency expert assesses the workings at the North Pole and threatens to shut Santa down, Fred must help his brother to save Christmas.

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  • Vince Vaughn

    as Fred Claus
  • Paul Giamatti

    as Nick (Santa) Claus
  • John Michael Higgins

    as Willie
  • Miranda Richardson

    as Annette Claus
  • Rachel Weisz

    as Wanda Blinkowski
  • Kathy Bates

    as Mother Claus
  • Elizabeth Banks

    as Charlene
  • Jeremy Swift

    as Bob Elf
  • Elizabeth Berrington

    as Linda Elf
  • Kevin Spacey

    as Clyde Archibald Northcutt
  • Ludacris

    as DJ Donnie
  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan

    as Older Man Getting Parking Ticket
  • Roger Clinton, Jr.

    as Roger Clinton
  • Trevor Peacock

    as Papa Claus
  • Dylan Minnette

    as Orphanage Kid
  • Ethan Cutkosky

    as Carl (uncredited)
  • Liam James

    as Young Fred
  • Angela Curran

    as Old Woman Elf
  • Bobb'e J. Thompson

    as Samuel 'Slam' Gibbons
  • Bert Matias

    as Eskimo
  • Frank Stallone

    as Frank Stallone
  • Stephen Baldwin

    as Stephen Baldwin
Directing David Dobkin Director
Writing Dan Fogelman Screenplay
Production Joel Silver Producer
Production Jessie Nelson Producer
Production David Dobkin Producer
Production Paul Hitchcock Executive Producer
Camera Remi Adefarasin Director of Photography
Editing Mark Livolsi Editor
Costume & Make-Up Anna B. Sheppard Costume Design
Production Vince Vaughn Co-Producer
Art Gary Baugh Art Direction
Production Lisa Beach Casting
Production Jina Jay Casting
Production Sarah Katzman Casting
Production Natalya Krimenskaya Casting
Art Allan Cameron Production Design
Art Alex Cameron Art Direction
Art Mike Stallion Art Direction
Art Erin Boyd Set Decoration
Art Daniel B. Clancy Set Decoration
Art Richard Roberts Set Decoration
Art Penelope Franco Gilmore Art Department Coordinator
Art Tyler Osman Construction Coordinator
Visual Effects Jason Ivimey Animation
Production Dixie Chassay Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Jane Clive Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Jane Blank Seamstress
Directing Lisa Vick Script Supervisor
Art Giles Masters Supervising Art Director
Sound Christophe Beck Original Music Composer
Sound Erica Weis Music Editor
Sound Dan DiPrima Supervising Music Editor
Directing Jonathan McGarry First Assistant Director
Camera David Cozens First Assistant Camera
Camera Dean M. Simmon First Assistant Camera
Camera Dave Wightman First Assistant Camera
Camera Jaap Buitendijk Still Photographer
Camera Simon Finney Camera Operator
Sound Rick Kline Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound John T. Reitz Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Gregg Rudloff Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Tim Chau Sound Designer
Sound Tim Chau Supervising Sound Editor