A Very Harold and Kumar 3D Christmas
is the 2011 sequel to Harold And Kumar Go To White Castle
and Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
Two years have passed since Escape
has married Maria and moved out of the apartment. Kumar
is still living in the apartment, was expelled from medical school for failing a drug test, and broke up with Vanessa. When circumstances bring them back together, Kumar accidentally destroys a beloved Christmas tree
belonging to Harold's father-in-law
and our heroes must frantically search for a replacement before he finds out.
Filming was delayed because Kal Penn
took a leave of absence from Hollywood in 2009 for an indeterminate time to work for the Obama administration. In 2010 he left the administration so that work can begin on the third movie, in probably the first case of a public servant leaving to pursue acting in a stoner comedy and then allowed to return immediately after.
This movie contains examples of: