A live-action remake of the classic Christmas special starring Jim Carrey as the title character. The Grinch who lives at the top of Mount Crumpitt just outside the town of Whoville hates the Whos and absolutely hates Christmas! Despite being an outcast, young Cindy Lou Who believes there is something more about him, and invites him to be holiday cheermister during the annual Wobilation festival. Angered at the celebration, he plots to stop Christmas from coming.