A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas is a 2011 American stoner film, the third film in the Harold and Kumar series. The film is written by Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg and directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson.
The story continues where Escape From Guantanamo Bay left off with Neil Patrick Harris surviving his gunshot wounds and Kumar happily wed to Vanessa. As well as Harold happily weds to Maria.
The twosome and Harold and Maria prepare for a Christmas dinner as a foursome and instead end up in a series of comical adventures which could put a damper on their relationships and land them all in Jail.
John Cho and Kal Penn reprise their roles as Harold Lee and Kumar Patel and Daneel Harris and Paula Garces reprise their roles as Vanessa Fanning and Maria.
The film also stars Neil Patrick Harris, Eric Winter, Eddie Kaye Thomas, David Krumholtz, Danny Trejo, Patton Oswalt, Elias Koteas, Thomas Lennon, Jordan Hinson, David Burtka, Melissa Ordway, Richard Riehle and Bobby Lee.
Harold and Kumar prepare for a double-date Christmas with Maria and Vanessa but wind up in trouble as Vanessa's ex-fiance Colton returns and frames Harold and Kumar for possession of Narcrotics, Marijuana, Ecstasy, Ice, PcP, Speed, a special unnamed drug not even approved by the FDA and every other drug in the book.
Their wives are forced along for the ride and they end up seeking help from some old and new friends.
As they begin their getaway Christmas Road Trip, Goldstein and Roseberg attempt to reveal the dirt on Colton, Neil Patrick Harris gives them a joy ride on a stolen Hippie Bus and they meet a third nippled deviant female youth named Gracie who, along with her best friend Mary, join the ride.
- Kal Penn as Kumar Patel
- John Cho as Harold Lee
- Danny Trejo as Padro Palamidez ( Harold's father-in-law)
- Danneel Harris as Vanessa Fanning-Patel ( Kumar's wife)
- Paula Garces as Maria Quesa Dilla - Lee ( Harold's wife)
- Eric Winter as Colton Graham ( Vanessa's ex-fiance left him to reconcile with kumar)
- Neil Patrick Harris as a fictionilized version of himself ( survived a gunshot wound in the whorehouse)
- David Krumholtz as Goldstein
- Eddie Kaye Thomas as Roseberg
- Patton Oswalt as Marvin Maverick
- Elias Koteas as Sergei Katsov
- Thomas Lennon as Todd
- Jordan Hinson as Mary
- David Burtka as Canton
- Melissa Ordway as Gracie
- Richard Riehle as Clapper
- Bobby Lee as Skip
- Fred Melamed as Uncle Yoav
- Danielle McKee as Melanie
- Amir Blumenfeld as Adrian
- Robert Herrick as Oer
- David Geister as Orthodox Jew
- Judy Stepanian as Homeless Woman
- John Hoogenakker as Gustav
- April Canning as Roseberg's Wife
- Austin Bickel as Kid Waiting For Santa
- Tom Kruzewski as Teen #2
- Allyson Lengers as Wafflebot Kid #2
- Chernise Yvette as Angel #2
- Bennett Saltzman as Boris
- Tristan Canning as Noah Rosenberg
- Dave Davies Church Security Guard
- Gabriel Anderson as Waffleboat Kid #1
- Apollo Bacala as Perez Family Member
- Ron Causey as Harold's Party Guest
- Adam DeFillipi as Violent Protestor
- Sabrinia Dungan as Penthouse Party Girl
- Steven Hauptman as Restaurant Patron
- Chameria Law as Mall Shopper
- Kandis Mak as NPH Rockette Dancer
- Tiffany Osborne as Santa's Sexy Helper #2
- Jessica Provencher as Santa's Sexy Helper
- Jessica Rogers as Extra
- Tiffany Stone as Angel
- Eric Tuchelske as Pedestrian
- Amanda Wright as Santa's Helper #2