Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
Studio: Rankin/Bass Release Date : December 14, 1970 Series: Television Special
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

The story of Santa Claus and how he rose from an abandoned orphan to the yearly giver of gifts, with explanations of many of the traditions we associate with him.

Music Sources

J. Fred Coots and Haven Gillespie : "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town "

Broadcasters

ABC (Original broadcast network)

Video Information

VHS

United States

Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town

DVD

United States

The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector's Edition
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town 45th Anniversary Collector's Edition
The Original Christmas Specials Collection Deluxe Edition
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town Deluxe Edition

BluRay Disc

United States

The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector's Edition
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town 45th Anniversary Collector's Edition
The Original Christmas Specials Collection Deluxe Edition
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town Deluxe Edition

Technical Specifications

Running time: 50:34
Animation Type: Combined Stop Motion and Standard Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Language: English

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History

11/2/2013

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11/28/2013

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12/23/2013

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Sources

Arthur Rankin Jr.: Director
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Jules ("Julian P. Gardner" ) Bass: Director
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Romeo Muller: Teleplay
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Maury Laws: Music and Lyrics
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Jules ("Julian P. Gardner" ) Bass: Music and Lyrics
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Fred Astaire: Voices
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Mickey Rooney: Voices
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Keenan Wynn: Voices
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Paul Frees: Voices
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Joan Gardner: Voices
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Robie Lester: Voices
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Arthur Rankin Jr.: Producer
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Jules ("Julian P. Gardner" ) Bass: Producer
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Don Duga: Continuity
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Paul Coker Jr.: Design
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Maury Laws: Orchestration
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The Westminster Childrens Choir : Voices
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Kizo Nagashima: Production Supervisor
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Jim Harris: Recording Engineer
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John Boyd: Recording Engineer
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Phil Kaye: Recording Engineer
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Andrea Sacino: Voices
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Dina Lynn: Voices
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Gary White: Voices
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Greg Thomas: Voices
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Irwin Goldress: Editorial Supervisor
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Takeo Nakamura: Animator
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