The Original Christmas Classics

The Original Christmas Classics

DVD - 2007
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Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve.
Audience: Not rated
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Classic Media ; Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by Genius Entertainment, [2007], ℗♭2007
Edition: Limited keepsake edition
ISBN: 9780738933016
Branch Call Number: DVD Family ORIGINAL
Characteristics: 3 videodiscs (275 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Rankin, Arthur Jr.,
Bass, Jules
Spelling, Aaron - Producer
Thomas, Danny
Casemiro, Eryk - Producer
Melendez, Bill
Michaels, Lorne 1944-- Producer
Saperstein, Henry G. 1918-1998,- Producer
Orgel, Lee 1925-2004,- Producer
Roemer, Larry - Director
Brown, Evert - Director
Levitow, Abe - Director
Muller, Romeo
Goldstick, Oliver
Chain, Barbara
Marks, Johnny 1909-1985,
Laws, Maury
Mothersbaugh, Mark - Composer
Coots, J. Fred 1897-1985,- Composer
Styne, Jule 1905-1994,- Composer
Scharf, Walter 1910-2003,
Gillespie, Haven 1888-1975,- Lyricist
Merrill, Bob - Lyricist
Romoff, Colin - Musical director
Willis, Rod - Animator
McCann, Chuck - Film editor
Taylor, Warren - Film editor
Ives, Burl 1909-1995,
Durante, Jimmy 1893-1980,
Astaire, Fred
Ames, Ed - Actor
Amsterdam, Morey - Actor
Backus, Jim - Actor
Banas, Carl - Actor
Carter, Michael Patrick 1981-- Actor
Cassidy, Jack 1927-1976,- Actor
Conley, Corinne - Actor
Conried, Hans - Actor
Dano, Royal 1922-1994,- Actor
De Wolfe, Billy 1907-1974,- Actor
Dixon, Peg - Actor
Doyle-Murray, Brian - Actor
Eccles, Teddy - Actor
Ferrer, Jose 1912-1992,- Actor
Foray, June - Actor
Francis, Stan - Actor
Frees, Paul - Actor
Gardner, Joan 1914-1999,- Actor
Garson, Greer 1904-1996,- Actor
Goodman, John 1952-- Actor
Hart, John 1917-2009,- Actor
Hooks, Jan 1957-2014,- Actor
Kean, Jane - Actor
Kligman, Paul - Actor
Lane, Abbe 1932-- Actor
Lester, Robie - Actor
Mann, Larry D. 1922-2014,- Actor
Martin, Andrea 1947-- Actor
Matthews, Marie - Actor
McDowall, Roddy - Actor
Moss, Elisabeth 1983-- Actor
Olsher, Laura - Actor
Orenstein, Janis 1948-2010,- Actor
Richards, Billie - Actor
Rooney, Mickey - Actor
Scopp, Alf - Actor
Soles, Paul - Actor
Thomas, Marlo - Actor
Tremayne, Les - Actor
Vernon, Jackie - Actor
Winters, Jonathan - Actor
Wynn, Keenan 1916-1986,- Actor
Rydell, Bobby - Performer
Jewel 1974-- Performer
Redding, Otis 1941-1967,- Performer
May, Robert L. (Robert Lewis), 1905-1976 Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer
Dickens, Charles 1812-1870 Cricket on the hearth
Nelson, Steve 1907-1981 Frosty the snowman
Rollins, Jack 1906-1973 Frosty the snowman
Lewis, Jim 1955-- Author
Davis, Katherine 1892-1980 Little drummer boy
Onorati, Henry Little drummer boy
Simeone, Harry Little drummer boy
Dickens, Charles 1812-1870 Christmas carol
Norman Luboff Choir
Westminster Choir
Wiener Singerknaben
Chicago (Musical group)
Rankin/Bass Productions
Videocraft International, Ltd
Thomas-Spelling Productions
Bill Melendez Productions
UPA Pictures
Classic Media, Inc
Genius Entertainment


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