'R Xmas

'R Xmas
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Directed byAbel Ferrara
Written byAbel Ferrara
Cassandra De Jesus
Scott Pardo
Produced byJohn P. Adams
Barry Amato
Stefano Celesti
Frank DeCurtis
Cassandra De Jesus
Denis Heraud
Pierre Kalfon
Richard Klug
Tony Trimarco
StarringDrea de Matteo
Lillo Brancato
Victor Argo
Andrew Fiscella
CinematographyKen Kelsch
Edited byPatricia Bowers
Music bySchooly D
Distributed byArtisan Entertainment
Release date
  • May 9, 2001 (2001-05-09)
Running time
85 minutes
CountryUnited States

'R Xmas is a 2001 American crime film directed by Abel Ferrara. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2001 Cannes Film Festival.[1] Its release was delayed by StudioCanal[2][3] but it was eventually released on DVD.[4]


A New York drug dealer is kidnapped and his wife must come up with the money and drugs to free him from his kidnappers before Christmas.



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: 'R Xmas". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved October 23, 2009.
  2. ^ Cinema Gotham and DVDTalk.com (July 18, 2002). "Cinema Gotham". Dvdtalk.com. Retrieved January 17, 2011.
  3. ^ Cinema Gotham and DVDTalk.com (August 19, 2002). "Cinema Gotham". Dvdtalk.com. Retrieved January 17, 2011.
  4. ^ "'R Xmas : DVD Talk Review of the DVD Video". Dvdtalk.com. Retrieved January 17, 2011.

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