“St Nicholas is not coming this year. Instead, a much darker, ancient spirit. His name is Krampus”
It turns out that Michael Dougherty had wanted to do a scary Christmas movie for a while. Let’s see how his research in Halloween’s Pagen origins lead him to learn more about Krampus
Learn about how Krampus shot in the same studios as Lord of the Rings, how they pulled off ALL the scenes in studio and why even competing with Star Wars didn’t detract it from being a hit!
Listen to this episode of the Behind the Bells Podcast
Author: Robert Nicholas
Title: Krampus Part 2: Santa Claws, Christmas Movie Inspiration, Shooting in New Zealand and Competing with Star Wars