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'Twas the Night Before Christmas (1974 Tv Special)

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'Twas the Night Before Christmas (1974 Tv Special)

Based onA Visit from St. Nicholas by Clement Clarke Moore
Country of originUnited States Japan
Directed byArthur Rankin, Jr. Jules Bass
GenreAnimation
Narrated byGeorge Gobel (main story) Joel Grey (poem sequence)
Original languageEnglish
Production
CinematographyToru Hara Tsuguyuki Kubo
DistributorLorimar Television
ProducersArthur Rankin, Jr. Jules Bass
Production companiesRankin/Bass Productions Topcraft
Running time25 minutes
Release
Original networkCBS
Original releaseDecember 8, 1974 ( 1974-12-08 )
StarringJoel Grey George Gobel Tammy Grimes John McGiver
Theme music composerMaury Laws
Written byJerome Coopersmith Larz Bourne

'T was Night Before Christmas is a computer animated Christmas television special created by Rankin/Bass and based on the popular 1823 rhyme that opens with this line. Which anxiousness is born from letter that showed up in the town newspapers asserting Santa Claus isn't real. Dad Mouse is able to identify his own child Albert is one behind the letter and challenges him with the remainder of his family. At The Same Time, Joshua Trundle devizes plan to create a clock tower in town hall that will play tune welcoming Santa on Christmas Eve, as type of mea culpa. There are a few musical numbers that are unquestionably memorable, and I would presume as to claim that Christmas Chimes are Calling Santa is quite excellent for Christmas song. Father Mouse stumbles on as a kind and understanding father, but Trundle is a push-over. Confessing his error, Albert volunteers to fix the clock tower himself and Father Mouse informs Joshua of the scenario before waiting in his bed with fear on Christmas Eve. Albert does not finish his task till about one min after the midnight due date, clock tower plays its song within earshot of Santa, which convinces him to transform around and come to Junctionville.

Junctionville, New York is an imaginary community suggested to recognize the initial rhyme's author, Clement Moore, who was birthed in New York. Also Christmas Special Producers Decline Twas Night Before Christmas aired complete 10 years after Rudolph first showed up and five years after Frosty Snowman. The animation-done in the design of Frosty as opposed to in Claymation-is lazy as can be, as Father Mouse's personality looks and acts precisely like the illusionist's rabbit from Frosty itself. I don't know what problems Rankin and Bass have with their god or gods, yet I suggest they have it out with their priests/rabbis/clergymen rather than instilling their portrayal of Santa with all their religious uncertainty and displeasure. A clock being developed for Santa controls much of the action, and there's even more ticking than in the average period 5 episode of Breaking Bad.

Darkness of Watergate Hangs Heavy Even Christmas specials weren't unsusceptible to apathy and resentment grasping the United States throughout the ever-unfolding Watergate detraction.

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The market for holiday entertainment is one that remains to be oversaturated every year, but there's no refuting that there are some traditional genres that work much better than others. Among many Christmas specials motivated by classic Christmas carols additionally occurs to be one of the best of them. Yet another traditional Christmas computer animated special owes its actual existence to yet another timeless Christmas carol. Perhaps the standout holiday unique within the Peanuts canon loaded with them, Charlie Brown Christmas has been a cherished practice since it first broadcast in 1965. Most of us bear in mind Burl Ives in Rudolph Red-Nosed Reindeer, yet a various stop-motion TELEVISION special is commemorating half century of holiday cheer. This Friday, ABC airs the 50th anniversary of Santa Claus is Comin' To Town, which at 51 mins remains one of the most portable origin tale of Santa Claus ever before made. While Rankin & Bass produced hand-drawn animations like Frosty Snowman and Twas Night Before Christmas, Santa Claus is Comin' to Town was simply their 3rd stop-motion holiday special after Rudolph and Little Drummer Boy, enabling future hit Year Without Santa Claus. The soundtrack additionally features First Toy Makers to King, lawless reprise No More Toy Makers to King and show stopper One Foot before Other, which is bound to come to be stuck in your go to days and weeks ahead.

Everybody's new favored holiday disagreement is whether Die Hard is a Christmas flick. As Jon brings Garfield and Odie to his grandmother's house, Jon and sibling Doc Boy end up being kids again waiting for Christmas early morning.

-Garfield Five years after Jules Bass and Arthur Rankin Jr. Brought us Frosty Snowman, they brought us another classic of holiday hand-drawn animation.

Muppet Christmas Carol may be Jim Henson's most popular Christmas effort, however his finest is the 1987 TV unique Muppet Family Christmas.

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