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The Resource Santa Claus is comin' to town!, Classic Media, Inc. ; Rankin/Bass ; Videocraft International ; Leo Feist, Inc. ; teleplay by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. The litte drummer boy / written by Romeo Muller ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. Mister Magoo's Christmas carol / a Henry Saperstein production ; UPA Pictures, Inc. ; adapted by Barbara Chain ; directed by Abe Levitow, (videorecording)

Santa Claus is comin' to town!, Classic Media, Inc. ; Rankin/Bass ; Videocraft International ; Leo Feist, Inc. ; teleplay by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. The litte drummer boy / written by Romeo Muller ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. Mister Magoo's Christmas carol / a Henry Saperstein production ; UPA Pictures, Inc. ; adapted by Barbara Chain ; directed by Abe Levitow, (videorecording)

Label
Santa Claus is comin' to town!
Title
Santa Claus is comin' to town!
Statement of responsibility
Classic Media, Inc. ; Rankin/Bass ; Videocraft International ; Leo Feist, Inc. ; teleplay by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. The litte drummer boy / written by Romeo Muller ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. Mister Magoo's Christmas carol / a Henry Saperstein production ; UPA Pictures, Inc. ; adapted by Barbara Chain ; directed by Abe Levitow
Title variation
  • Original Christmas classics
  • Santa Claus is coming to town!
  • Little drummer boy
  • Mister Magoo's Christmas carol
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Santa Claus is comin' to town!: The Burgermeister has outlawed toys from the children of Sombertown. Now, Kris Kringle will get his start as the world's most famous gift giver - Santa Claus - by struggling to bring toys and happiness to children
  • The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem
  • Mister Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas spirit from the 3 spectres who haunt him one Christmas eve
Cataloging source
ZHI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Santa Claus is comin' to town!: Music & lyrics, Maury Laws ; "Santa Claus is comin' to town" by J. Fred Coots, lyrics, Haven Gillespie ; orchestration, Maury Laws
  • The litte drummer boy: music, Maury Laws ; lyrics, Jules Bass
  • Mister Magoo's Christmas carol: music, Jules Styne ; lyrics, Bob Merrill
Dewey number
791.43/75
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S26 2010
PerformerNote
  • Santa Claus is comin' to town!: Fred Astaire, Mickey Rooney, Keenan Wynn, Westminster Children's Choir, Paul Frees, Joan Gardner, Robie Lester
  • The little drummer boy: Jose Ferrer, The Vienna Boys Choir, Paul Frees, June Foray, Teddy Eccles, Greer Garson
  • Mister Magoo's Christmas carol: Jim Backus
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1986
  • 1897-1985
  • 1888-1975
  • 1905-1994
  • 1912-1992
  • 1904-1996
  • 1918-1998
  • 1892-1980
  • 1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Muller, Romeo
  • Rankin, Arthur
  • Bass, Jules
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Rooney, Mickey
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Laws, Maury
  • Coots, J. Fred
  • Gillespie, Haven
  • Styne, Jule
  • Merrill, Bob
  • Ferrer, José
  • Frees, Paul
  • Garson, Greer
  • Saperstein, Henry G.
  • Chain, Barbara
  • Levitow, Abe
  • Backus, Jim
  • Davis, Katherine
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Wiener Sängerknaben
  • Leo Feist, Inc
  • UPA Pictures
  • Classic Media, Inc
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Santa Claus
  • Children
  • Gifts
  • Toys
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
Santa Claus is comin' to town!, Classic Media, Inc. ; Rankin/Bass ; Videocraft International ; Leo Feist, Inc. ; teleplay by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. The litte drummer boy / written by Romeo Muller ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. Mister Magoo's Christmas carol / a Henry Saperstein production ; UPA Pictures, Inc. ; adapted by Barbara Chain ; directed by Abe Levitow, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Santa Claus is comin' to town!: Originally produced in 1970; The litte drummer boy originally produced in 1968; Mister Magoo's Christmas carol originally produced in 1962
  • The litte drummer boy based on story by Katherine Davis, Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone
  • Mister Magoo's Christmas freely adapted from Dicken's "A Christmas carol"
  • Issued as part of a 3-disc set (The original Christmas classics) with: Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, Frosty the snowman
Bar code
  • 31223100989129
  • 31223100989889
  • 31223100989467
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • CL2822WRP3
  • DVSS2489420
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 690904556
  • (OCoLC)690904556
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Santa Claus is comin' to town!, Classic Media, Inc. ; Rankin/Bass ; Videocraft International ; Leo Feist, Inc. ; teleplay by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. The litte drummer boy / written by Romeo Muller ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass. Mister Magoo's Christmas carol / a Henry Saperstein production ; UPA Pictures, Inc. ; adapted by Barbara Chain ; directed by Abe Levitow, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Santa Claus is comin' to town!: Originally produced in 1970; The litte drummer boy originally produced in 1968; Mister Magoo's Christmas carol originally produced in 1962
  • The litte drummer boy based on story by Katherine Davis, Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone
  • Mister Magoo's Christmas freely adapted from Dicken's "A Christmas carol"
  • Issued as part of a 3-disc set (The original Christmas classics) with: Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, Frosty the snowman
Bar code
  • 31223100989129
  • 31223100989889
  • 31223100989467
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • CL2822WRP3
  • DVSS2489420
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 690904556
  • (OCoLC)690904556
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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