Honest Trailers - Elf

Published on Nov 27, 2018
Some Christmas movies are sweet, others are funny, some are even super weird, but only ONE Christmas movie is all of those things - it's Honest Trailers for Elf
Watch the Honest Trailers Commentary to see an inside look from the writer's perspective!
Voiceover Narration by Jon Bailey
Title Design: Robert Holtby
Written by Spencer Gilbert, Dan Murrell, Joe Starr, Lon Harris
Produced by Spencer Gilbert, Dan Murrell, Joe Starr & Max Dionne
Edited by Kevin Williamsen and TJ Nordaker
Assistant Editor: Emin Bassavand
Honest Trailers - Elf


  • Which Will Ferrell movie is your favorite? One: Speak up and join the conversation- we encourage respectful debate. Two: Respect your community- racism, misogyny, homophobia and hate speech aren’t tolerated. Three: “Be nice.” - Dalton from Roadhouse

    • Screen Junkies Where TF is John Wick 2

    • Stranger Than Fiction is the only Will Ferrell movie I could stand. And it is *wonderful*.

    • Stranger Than Fiction.

    • +Cal Blake my favourite film, watched it about 100 times 😂

    • Elf is my favorite

  • Thank you Jonah Rizada at 3:07 for getting the Epic Voice to say that. Thank you so much!

  • Please do John Wick Teeeewwwww

  • Do an honest trailer of the new Frozen 2 trailer!!!!!!!!!! I know, I know. It’s too easy.

  • Can you do "Aquaman" Honest Trailer

  • I'm suffering from the Mandela effect. I swore this movie came out in 2013

  • Can you do Constantine?

  • The 100 honest trailer!!!

  • Honest Trailer for Bunraku (2010) ???? PLEASE

  • Hallmark Christmas movies! Please! It’ll write itself!!!

  • E.I.L.F.

  • Do Aquaman! It’s like Water-Thor 😂

  • Please Say: “They Know, They just don’t care”🦇

  • Pokemon the first movie

  • Please do joseph and his technicolour dreamcoat

  • Do honest trailer for waterman aka aquaman!

  • Do aquaman

  • 2:33 I would've said Professor Proton

  • Am i blind? Or is there really no Honest Trailer for "The Evil Dead" from 1981??

  • Please say "Lady, I'm afraid I'm going to have to ask you to leave the store."

  • It wasn’t a one night stand.

  • Make an honest trailer for “Honest Trailers!” !!

  • Please do the first Alien movie

  • Say "There are 3 kinds of people in the world. Those who can count...and those who can't..."

  • Good god, this movie was wretched! What, lost your cajones (not you, of course, magic voice)? C'mon, do it again, and notice that Will F. can't act, and can't do more "comedy" than scream and roll his eyes. C'mon... you know you want to... Truth is good...

  • I don’t care who you are that spaghetti looks delicious


  • Please do "The Prestige"

  • Honest trailer for Aquaman.

  • I watch this every year, so at least I can tolerate the extreme weirdness this film offers.

  • Sometimes you just can't stand actors. Or actors characters, since there was an exception in Lego Dad and I have no idea how Will Ferrell is in RL.

  • 0:16 That thing looks just like a Welrod pistol.

  • In case you didnt get the joke, jeff bezos is the ceo of Amazon

  • where is ALAN !

  • KG was a sidekick? awesome

  • say "I AM ALL THAT IS MAN !!"

  • I hate this movie, don't know why.

  • Please do the Cloverfield franchise

  • You should do empire the tv show

  • Do an Honest Trailer for Arrow and Supergirl!!!

  • CHRISTMAS IS STARTING NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Do avatar the last airbender

  • Please do an honest trailer for Riverdale

  • Please do Gremlins!

  • Bird box

  • Pls say "Yippee ki yay mother trucker"

  • Hey Hey! Do you remember Treasure planet?Do an honest trailer on that! PlZ!!! IT"S MY FAVORITE!!!

  • Jim made the right choice.

  • I didn't know you where naked.

  • Please do Pretty In Pink 🤞

  • Say "yeah it's next to the prostate, or is that the ON switch 😏"

  • Christmas is coming lol ❤️Peter Dinklage

  • Say "Bring me Thanos!!!!!"

  • Pls do venom

  • You guys need to review US-tv channels and call it honest youtubera

  • Do mamma mia 1

  • You should do an honest trailer for “The 100”

  • How about Supernatural? Please do Supernatural. But do it good. You have to do it good.


  • You will make my Free Willy trailer.

  • Do Battle Royale(2000)

  • give us COCO!

  • Could you do "Who Framed Roger Rabbit"? Thanks!

  • No mention of Ralphie from A Christmas Story?

  • What Lanaster acted on this moive? Sorry dont know his real name

  • I genuinely can't stand Will Ferrel, but this is probably the least irritating he's been. Or... at least there's something heartfelt enough about this movie that I can stomach it.

  • do Walk Hard the dewey cox story

  • We need an honest trailer for Lost

  • Please do a trailer for the office

  • this movie was a success for the same reason mrs doubtfire was a success

  • You didn't rag on this for being a terrible film- I'm disappointed...

  • Please say "Hey Google, Turn on All lights"

  • Coca Cola and spaghetti!

  • Do Black Christmas!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • A Polar Express Honest Trailer would be awesome

  • Do a trailer on Charlie the unicorn please

  • Do "Blended"!!!!

  • Please do a trailer for E.T. The Extra Terrestrial!!!

  • Who still loves this film?😘

  • Can you do an honest trailer of the show White Collar.

  • Do Jingle All the Way!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Please say There's no crying in baseball!”

  • Please do an honest trailer for A Christmas Story

  • Do Aquaman

  • please to an honest trailer for "A Talking Cat !?"

  • The most amazing thing about Elf is that it feels like an 80s movie that we’ve always known

  • I'm so jealous he got to kiss Zoey in her prime.

  • I wish you would do some honest trailers for long running TV shows past and present.

  • This is the opposite of funny

  • Say " sorry I have to go now. I've taken 2 bottles of laxatives and my colon is not happy."

  • Will Ferrell is annoying and unfunny

  • do The Grinch


  • I do not like elf fight me you need someone to elf you to win

  • I used to watch this a lot as a kid. Not only on Christmas

  • Nice

  • Please do an honest trailer for Ernest Saves Christmas!

  • Almost spat out an entire mouth full of rice when you compared santa Claus to Jeff Bezos 😂

  • I was worried when I saw this but after watching the video I think I can still watch my favourite xmas film the same way 😄

  • The ad before this honest tailor was a John wick dvd ad in 2018