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The Night Before Christmas

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  • Silly Symphonies Theatrical Cartoon Series
  • Traditional Animation
  • Walt Disney Studios
  • Distributed by: United Artists Pictures
  • Cartoon Characters: Santa Claus, Children, Toys.
  • Directed By Wilfred Jackson.
  • Produced By Walt Disney.
  • Originally Released on December 09, 1933.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 7:46 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

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Cartoon Summary:

In a loose adaptation of Clement C. Moore's famous poem, St. Nick is seen delivering the toys that he made in 1932's "Santa's Workshop" to a house full of sleeping...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

Scenes deleted from some "Walt Disney Christmas" VHS and laserdisc releases: Santa gets full of soot when he comes down the chimney, and he appears in blackface. Then, when the kids wake up,...  (more)

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I found this short to be highly entertaining, as did my 7 and 3 year old daughters. Watching this you know the Disney group had a great deal of imagination and the colors and animation were beautiful.

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If this is the short I think it is, I have to say it made me very sad. The kids'toys practically self-destructed when they began playing with them, and they all stood around crying their eyes out. I especially felt sorry for the little girl whose...  (read more)
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