'Inception' Invades Christmas: New Rudolph, 'Vacation,' Coke Mashups

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After Christopher Nolan's Inception came out this summer, it inspired a host of tribute videos. Fans created mashups with everything from Office Space to Toy Story 3.

And now, five months after the film hit theaters, we have a new category of Inception homages: the Christmas-themed tribute.

First came the Inception-style National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation trailer:



Then the mashup with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (with the oh-so-precious title Noseption):



And now the Coca-Cola ad set to Hans Zimmer's inescapable score:



Happy Holidays. And check back in a few months for the Valentine's Day tribute to Inception—it's only a matter of time.

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Eleanor Barkhorn is a former senior editor at The Atlantic.

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