Silent Night is a 2021 apocalyptic black comedy film written and directed by Camille Griffin in her feature directorial debut.
It stars Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Annabelle Wallis, and Lily-Rose Depp as a group of friends who reunite to celebrate the final christmas of their lives.
The British Christmas-themed film premiered at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival on September 16, 2021 and was released in the United States on December 3, 2021 by AMC Networks and by Altitude Film Distribution in UK.
Silent Night has received mostly positive reviews from fans. Critics with praised the film for its dark comedic tone and performances of the ensemble cast. If you are looking to watch this unconventional Christmas film, here is the best way.
Where to watch Silent Night?
Silent Night is currently streaming on AMC+ and DirecTV inside the United States. An AMC+ subscription starts at $8.99/month and if you are subscribing their AMC via Amazon Prime then you will also get a 7-day free trial.
AMC Plus has now released an ad-supported subscription tier which costs $4.99 per month, The Verge reported in Sep 2023.
One user from England revealed that the ad supported tiers of catch up services are free in UK but unfortunately, AMC+ is not available outside of the US, Canada, and Australia. So, how will you watch the film if you don’t have a home in any of these three countries.
How to watch Silent Night outside US?
The film is also available to rent or buy on digital platforms like Amazon Prime Video, Vudu, YouTube, iTunes, and more. Renting the movie gives you access to stream it for a limited time for around $5.99.
If you want unlimited access to watch the film whenever you want, you can purchase it digitally for around $19.99. Digital versions are great if you want to watch it multiple times throughout the holidays.
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Is Silent Night on Netflix?
No, the film is not yet available on Netflix and is not expected to arrive on the platform in the near future because the distribution rights are owned by AMC+ inside the United States.
You can watch other Christmas films on Netflix like The Christmas Chronicles (2018), Love Hard (2021), Christmas with You (2022), A Castle of Christmas (2021), and All My Friends are Dead (2020) with your Netflix subscription but not this Keira Knightley film.
Does Amazon Prime Video have Silent Night?
Prime Video subscribers are always lucky when it comes to streaming all popular movies but this time, we are out of luck but still you can you can purchase the film from Amazon at some fixed price.
If you already have a Prime Video subscription and looking for some more horror film then Wolf Creek 2 will definitely give you goosebumps.
Following its theatrical and digital release, Silent Night is now available in Blu-Ray and DVD in US and UK. You can purchase the physical copy from retailers like Amazon and Walmart.
This will allow you to watch the offbeat holiday film in stunning HD quality with bonus features like behind-the-scenes footage and deleted scenes.
Owning a physical copy also makes it easy to watch repeatedly with family and friends. For the ultimate at-home viewing experience, grab Blu-Ray or DVD of the Christmas themed film and enjoy.
Who’s in the cast?
- Keira Knightley as Nell, wife of Simon
- Matthew Goode as Simon, husband of Nell
- Roman Griffin Davis as Art, son of Simon and Nell
- Lily-Rose Depp as Sophie, wife of James
- Sope Dirisu as James, husband of Sophie
- Annabelle Wallis as Sandra, wife of Tony
- Kirby Howell-Baptiste as Alex, wife of Bella
- Rufus Jones as Tony, husband of Sandra
- Lucy Punch as Bella, wife of Alex
- Gilby Griffin Davis as Thomas
- Hardy and Griffin Davis as Hardy
- Davida McKenzie as Kitty, daughter of Tony and Sandra
What is the plot?
The plot follows parents Nell (Knightley) and Simon (Goode) who invite family and friends to join them at their countryside manor house to celebrate Christmas. As the group comes together, it becomes clear that this is not your typical holiday gathering.