8-Bit Christmas        review by Bobby Blakey


Some of the best Christmas movies are about people either fighting for that perfect gift or a kid trying to convince their parents to get them that dream gift. The latest 8-Bit Christmas starring Neil Patrick Harris, Winslow Fegley, June Diane Raphael, David Cross and Steve Zahn is that exact kind of film looking to be the next holiday tradition. Could this film bring the fun and holiday fun or will it be a gift not worth fighting for?

8-Bit Christmas follows a humorous and heartfelt look back at the adventures of childhood. Set in suburban Chicago in the late 1980s, the story centers on ten-year-old Jake Doyle’s herculean quest to get the latest and greatest video game system for Christmas.

I loved the idea of this film, but that was about all I knew going in. With these holiday films they are v