Review: 'A Very She & Him Christmas'

"A Very She & Him Christmas," featuring She & Him's M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel, is wrapped in (mostly) good cheer.

Story highlights

  • Zooey Deschanel reunites with Portland folkie M. Ward for "A Very She & Him Christmas"
  • The "New Girl" star's unfussy voice puts a charming spin on the classics
  • The self-penned ''Christmas Day,'' with its gingerbread-spicy surf licks, is sweet
On "A Very She & Him Christmas," professionally adorkable "New Girl" star Zooey Deschanel reunites with Portland folkie M. Ward, this time wrapped in holly and (mostly) good cheer.
While some covers feel dreary -- ''Silver Bells'' is less tinkly than dirgelike -- Deschanel's unfussy voice puts a charming spin on yuletide chestnuts ''Blue Christmas'' and ''Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree.''
The self-penned ''Christmas Day,'' with its gingerbread-spicy surf licks, is sweet enough to cure an eggnog hangover. B
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