Christmas television favorites.
(DVD)

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Contributors
Jones, Chuck, 1912-2002, animation director.
Geisel, Theodor Seuss, 1904-1991, author,
Rankin, Arthur, Jr., animation producer,
Bass, Jules, animation producer,
Keenan, William, screenwriter.
Published
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007].
ISBN
1419854518, 9781419854514
Rating
Not rated.
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Batavia Public Library District - Juvenile AVJ DVD CHROn Shelf
Calumet City Public Library - Juvenile DVDsJ DVD CHRISTMAS CHROn Shelf
Northlake Public Library District - Juvenile StacksJ DVD CHROn Shelf
Oak Lawn Public Library - Kids - HolidayJUV DVD HOLIDAY CHRISTMASOn Shelf

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Format
DVD
Edition
Standard [full screen]., 50th birthday deluxe edition (Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas!), Deluxe edition (Year without a Santa Claus)
Physical Desc
4 videodiscs (322 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
085391160779

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
How the Grinch stole Christmas! and Horton hears a Who! based on the book(s) by Dr. Seuss (Ted Geisel).
General Note
Year without a Santa Claus based on the book by Phyllis McGinley.
General Note
Nestor, the long-eared donkey based on the song by Gene Autry, Don Primer, Dave Burgess.
General Note
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer based on the book by Robert L. May and the song by Johnny Marks.
General Note
Frosty the Snowman based on the song by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins.
General Note
'Twas the night before Christmas based on the poem by Clement Moore.
General Note
Special features (Disc 1): Bonus Chuck Jones/Dr. Seuss collaboration [of] Horton hears a Who!; Dr. Seuss and the Grinch: from Whoville to Hollywood; Songs in the key of Grinch; Making-of featurette and pencil test.
General Note
Special features (Disc 2): Bonus specials: Rudolph's shiny new year and Nestor, the long-eared donkey; We are Santa's elves and Stop motion 101 featurettes.
Creation/Production Credits
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas!/Horton hears a Who: A Cat in the Hat presentation ; produced by Chuck Jones, Ted Geisel ; directed by Chuck Jones.
Creation/Production Credits
Year without a Santa Claus: Rankin/Bass Productions ; teleplay, William Keenan ; music, Maury Laws ; lyrics, Jules Bass.
Creation/Production Credits
Nestor, the long-eared donkey: Rankin/Bass Productions ; written by Romeo Muller ; music, Maury Laws ; lyrics, Jules Bass.
Creation/Production Credits
Rudolph's shiny new year: Rankin/Bass Productions ; written by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr., Jules Bass ; music and lyrics by Johnny Marks.
Creation/Production Credits
Frosty's winter wonderland: Rankin Bass presents ; written by Romeo Muller.
Creation/Production Credits
'Twas the night before Christmas: written by Jerome Coopersmith, produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr., Jules Bass ; music, Maury Laws ; lyrics, Jules Bass.
Creation/Production Credits
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July: screenplay, Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr., Jules Bass ; music and lyrics by Johnny Marks.
Participants/Performers
Voice talents: How the Grinch stole Christmas!: Boris Karloff ; Horton hears a Who!: Hans Conried ; Year without a Santa Claus: Mickey Rooney, Shirley Booth, Dick Shawn ; Nestor, the long-eared donkey: Roger Miller, Brenda Vaccaro, Paul Frees ; Rudolph's shiny new year: Red Skelton, Frank Gorshin, Morey Amsterdam, Billie Richards ; Frosty's winter wonderland: Andy Griffith, Shelley Winters, Jackie Vernon ; 'Twas the night before Christmas: Joel Grey, Tammy Grimes, George Gobel ; Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July: Red Buttons, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Shelley Winters, Jackie Vernon.
Description
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas!: The grouchy Grinch and his reluctant dog Max try to stop Christmas from coming to Whoville, but the Whos teach him the true meaning of Christmas instead.
Description
Year without a Santa Claus: "When Santa decides to retire one Christmas, Mrs. Claus takes action"--Container.
Description
Frosty's winter wonderland: "Frosty the Snowman's marriage is threatened by jealous Jack Frost" ; "Twas the night before Christmas: "Clement Moore's classic poem comes to charming new life"--Container.
Description
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July: "Feature-length delight about what happens when a certain reindeer's nose stops shining"--Container.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of their original television exhibitions); Dolby digital mono.
Language
English language (all); French and Spanish audio tracks (Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas!/Horton hears a Who! only); English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (Year without a Santa Claus, Rudolph's shiny new year, Nestor, the long-eared Christmas donkey only); English subtitles (Frosty's winter wonderland, 'Twas the night before Christmas, Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July only).
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Citations

APA Citation (style guide)

Jones, C., Geisel, T. S., Rankin, A., Bass, J., Keenan, W., Muller, R., Coopersmith, J., Karloff, B., Conried, H., Rooney, M., Booth, S., Shawn, D., Miller, R., Vaccaro, B., Frees, P., Skelton, R., Gorshin, F., Amsterdam, M., Richards, B., Griffith, A., Winters, S., Vernon, J., Grey, J., Grimes, T., Gobel, G., Buttons, R., Merman, E., Laws, M., Marks, J., Geisel, T. S., McGinley, P., Autry, G., Primer, D., Burgess, D., May, R., Nelson, S., Rollins, J., & Moore, C. C. (2007). Christmas television favorites. Standard [full screen]. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Chuck Jones et al.. 2007. Christmas Television Favorites. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Chuck Jones et al., Christmas Television Favorites. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jones, Chuck, et al. Christmas Television Favorites. Standard [full screen]. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2007. DVD.

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