Meet Dennis and Rene (Paul Giamatti and Paul Rudd), a Canadian odd couple on the loose in New York City. It’s the holidays and these ex-cons have a get rich quick plan to sell Christmas trees. For happy-go-lucky Rene it’s a chance to make some easy cash, but when competition comes he’s left out in the cold. Dennis can’t stand Rene because Rene’s sleeping with his ex-wife. But he’s determined to get them their money and fulfil a promise, even if it means falling in love along the way. Almost Christmas – a holiday comedy about love, lies and Douglas Fir Trees.