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Santa Claus, The (1994)  link to Santa Claus, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1616

poster Santa Claus, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.4/10 (85817 votes)

Country: USA, 97 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Spanish

Genre(s): Drama, Comedy, Fantasy, Family

Director(s): John Pasquin

Video Codec: Unknown

Divorcee Scott Calvin is disgusted to learn that his ex and her husband have tried - and failed - to break it easy to their 6-year-old son Charlie that Santa isn't real. On Christmas Eve, Scott reads The Night Before Christmas... then receives an unexpected visitor on his roof. When he's startled by Scott's calling out and falls, the Santa impersonator disappears, leaving only an 8-reindeer sleigh and a suit with instructions to put it on if he's involved in an accident. Scott does, and is transported around the town dropping gifts through chimneys until he's taken to the North Pole and informed by a group who claim they're elves that he is now Santa. Charlie is proud of his dad's new job, though Scott's convinced it's a dream. Until his hair turns white, his beard refuses to stay shaved, he gains weight inexplicably, even for his sudden love of junk food... Now he's accepted it, there's just one problem: how to keep it secret from his disbelieving family?



photo Tim Allen Tim Allen Scott Calvin
photo Judge Reinhold Judge Reinhold Neal
photo Wendy Crewson Wendy Crewson Laura
photo Eric Lloyd Eric Lloyd Charlie
photo David Krumholtz David Krumholtz Bernard

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1