No Advent season without Wham’s Last Christmas on the radio and a Christmas movie in the cinema. The latter starts this year on the 26th of November in the form of The Night Before. Yes, because here the hemp leaf reigns instead of the mistletoe. But which category does the film fall into contemplative, entertaining or does not humans need?
Ethan (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), Isaac (Seth Rogen) and Chris (Anthony Mackie) have been celebrating Christmas together every year since the accidental death of Ethan’s parents. What began as a comforting party against grief has become a tradition.