Santa's Surprise (1947) - Noveltoons Theatrical Cartoon Series

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  • Noveltoons Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Famous Studios
  • Distributed by: Paramount Studios
  • Cartoon Characters: Little Audrey, Santa.
  • Voice Actors: Mae Questel.
  • Directed By Seymour Kneitel.
  • Animated By Myron Waldman, William B. Pattengill.
  • Music: Winston Sharples, Buddy Kaye.
  • Originally Released on December 05, 1947.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 8:23 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Little Audrey and some other kids from around the world stow away inside Santa's sleigh and travel to Christmas town to help old Saint Nick. While Santa sleeps,...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

This was the first appearance of Little Audrey. Leonard Maltin first postulated the reason that Little Audrey was created so that Paramount would no longer have to pay licensing fees to Marjorie...  (more)

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Entertaining Mostly Because It's Not PC

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Does anybody actually like these Little Audrey cartoons? They seem especially uninspired to me. This one is entertaining, though, because of its racial stereotyping. It always amazes me that people could hold such backward impressions of other ethnicities. ...  (read more)

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From the opening credits I am impressed because we see
Seymour Kneitel and Myron Waldman, my favorite Fleischer boys,
and Winston Sharples handling the music.
I knew friends of these NYC animators,
who tell of young city boys of...  (read more)

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This is the first apperence of Little Audrey. This is notlike her other cartoons, a lot of kids are encluded in this. They think Santa works hard ands deserves a present. So all the kids get togther and make Santa's Chritsmas a special one. This is the...  (read more)

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