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'Twas The Night Before Christmas

'Twas The Night Before Christmas (1974) Animated Cartoon Special

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  • Animated TV SpecialCartoonTelevisionSpecialCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Rankin-Bass Productions
  • Cartoon Characters: Joshua Trundel, Mrs. Trundel, Trundel Children, Father Mouse, Mother Mouse, Albert Mouse, Mouse Siblings, Mayor Of Junctionville, Santa Claus.
  • Voice Actors: Joel Grey, John McGiver, George Gobel, Tammy Grimes, Christine Winter, Robert McFadden, Allen Swift, Patricia Bright, Scott Firestone; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By Arthur Rankin Jr., Jules Bass.
  • Produced By Arthur Rankin Jr, Jules Bass.
  • Animated By Toru Hara, Tsuguyuki Kubo.
  • Music: Maury Laws.
  • Originally Released on December 08, 1974.
  • Originally Aired on CBS Television CBS-TV (USA).
  • Running Time: 30 minutes.
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

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Letters addressed to Santa Claus from the town of Junctionville are returned because of a letter denouncing Saint Nick as a myth. Joshua Trundel, the local clock...  (more)

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This special was based on Clement C. Moore's famous poem. Songs: "Give Your Heart A Try" (Father Mouse), "Even A Miracle Needs A Hand" (Joshua Trundel, Albert Mouse), "Calling Santa" (Wee...  (more)

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I remember when this special was first aired; I still have the original TV Guide article on it from '74, with artist Paul Coker's original sketches.
I know I'm gonna be trampling on what, to many, is a beloved holiday classic, but let me...  (read more)

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