An American Carol Spoof Film Dated Oct 3

Vivendi Entertainment, a relative newcomer to the theatrical film business, has snatched up the rights to David Zucker’s An American Carol per a report at

Zucker is, of course, best known for being the brains behind Airplane! and the Naked Guns films. On An American Carol he’s the writer, director and co-producer.

An American Carol taps into Zucker’s spoof film roots by following an anti-American filmmaker hellbent on destroying the Fourth of July holiday. In Christmas Carol fashion he is visited by three ghosts tasked with convincing him that America is a good place.

Look for An American Carol to search for laughs in theaters on October 3.

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