Ready to start the holidays from 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and WWE Studios is the story behind “Santa’s Little Helper.”
Dax (Mike ‘The Miz’ Mizanin) is a man with little cares in the world. What I mean is that Dax literally doesn’t care about anyone or anything but himself. Of course things are about to change because slick businessman Dax get’s fired from his job and the good life is about to be repossessed.
Tis the season as Santa (Eric Keenleyside) has been keeping an eye on him. Enlisting the help of Billie (AnnaLynne McCord), Santa wants to discover if Dax has what it takes to become his second-in-command.
One elf who isn’t happy about it all is Eleanore (WWE’s Diva Paige) who wants the job and is going to do whatever it takes to get it. But we all know that being naughty doesn’t look good on a resume.
Dax, Billie and Santa know what needs to be done to bring ho-ho-ho back into the holidays!
Mizanin as Dax takes his role to the limits of entertaining. Starting off as the narcissistic care-not-at-all, he becomes desperate when Santa’s elf shows up at his door. Being tested for all the right qualities, Mizanin gives his character the right amount of silliness to make the story endearing.
McCord as Billie must deal with her insecurities about having round human ears instead of pointy elf ones. Wanting to be Santa’s second-in-command, she believes in doing what is best for Santa and the children of the world. McCord is charming, sweet and doesn’t fall to hard for Daxs’ shenanigans.
Paige as Eleanore gets a chance to be as bad as she wants to be. Finding all ways and means to stop Dax from becoming Santa’s second-in-command, Paige is the right amount of snide and equally sporting.
Keenlyside as Santa is everything one would expect from jolly old Saint Nick. Popping in and out you can be sure Santa’s agenda has a purpose.
Other cast include: Kathryn Kirkpatrick as Mrs. Claus, Geoff Gustafson as Fitz, Tom McLaren as Harvey, Dyland Schmid as Marcus and Karen Holness as Miriam.
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TUBS OF POPCORN: I give “Santa’s Little Helper” three and a half tubs of popcorn out of five. This is a very cute way to start the holidays for families looking for a fun storyline with recognizable characters from the WWE.
The DVD includes Special Features such as instantly streaming and download to your television, computer, Tablet and Smartphone. The 90-minute disc also includes Ho Ho Ho – In the film, ‘Ho Ho Ho’ is Santa’s right hand man. But what exactly does this job entail? Cast and crew talk about the ‘Ho Ho Ho’s’ duties and what really goes on behind-the-scenes of Santa’s workshop when the deadline for the big day is looming.
Also included is Introducing Paige – WWE Diva Paige has had quite a year. She debuted on Monday Night Raw just over a year ago and in that time has been WWE’s Divas Champion twice, become a star on the E! hit series Total Divas AND NOW IN HER FIRST MOVIE. Fans get an in-depth look at how she prepared for and successfully executed her role as Eleanor.
Finally, the DVD includes Holiday Cast & Crew – A fun behind-the-scenes look at the cast and crew, talking about what the holidays mean to them and the greatest gifts they ever received.
So when out doing your holiday shopping, pick up “Santa’s Little Helper” to bring the family together for laughs and love.
In the end – let the holidays begin!