PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A couple struggles to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas.
During the filming of the dinner sequence, Reese Witherspoon was hit in the face with a ceramic plate. She required five stitches as a result of the injury, which delayed the shoot for three days.
Look, Brad. I'm not trying to be your father, you already got one of those. I'm just hoping for a chance to be your friend.
Brad: You were my friend, Darryl. You were my best friend. We grew up together, we rode bikes together, we used to smell each ...
Darryl: I ...
When Kate is in the bathroom at her mother's house, she sees a pregnancy test in her sister's bag. It disappears and reappears a few times.
The French release, distributed by Metropolitan Filmexport replaces the opening title card with one featuring the French title "Tout...Sauf En Famille" (which translates to Anywhere...Except Amongst Family) instead of having the original English title and subtitling it with the French one as is more common. Also, while an English title is displayed during the end credits, that one is not "Four Christmases" but "Anywhere But Home", the international English title for the film.
£2,275,585 (UK) (30 November 2008)
$120,146,040 (USA) (12 February 2009)