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The Resource The year without a Santa Claus, Rankin/Bass Productions, Incorporated ; teleplay by William Keenan ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass

The year without a Santa Claus, Rankin/Bass Productions, Incorporated ; teleplay by William Keenan ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass

Label
The year without a Santa Claus
Title
The year without a Santa Claus
Statement of responsibility
Rankin/Bass Productions, Incorporated ; teleplay by William Keenan ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Everyone is excited as can be about Christmas, except for Santa Claus. He believes that children no longer care about Christmas, so he decides to stay home. Also includes the Rankin/Bass specials "Rudolph's Shiny New Year" and "Nestor the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey."
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Maury Laws ; lyrics by Jules Bass
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • Not rated by the MPAA
  • PreK-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles in English or French; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Shirley Booth, Mickey Rooney, Dick Shawn, George S. Irving
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1997
  • 1936-1992
  • 1905-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Booth, Shirley
  • Rooney, Mickey
  • Shawn, Dick
  • Irving, George S
  • Keenan, William
  • Rankin, Arthur
  • Bass, Jules
  • Skelton, Red
  • Muller, Romeo
  • Miller, Roger
  • McGinley, Phyllis
Runtime
126
Series statement
Warner Bros. family entertainment
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Santa Claus
  • Christmas
  • Adventure films
  • Animated films
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Label
The year without a Santa Claus, Rankin/Bass Productions, Incorporated ; teleplay by William Keenan ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Animated
  • Based on the book by Phyllis McGinley
  • The year without a Santa Claus originally broadcast on television in 1974
  • Rudolph's shiny New Year originally broadcast on television in 1975
  • Nestor the long-eared Christmas donkey originally broadcast on television in 1977
  • With: Rudolph's shiny New Year / told and sung by Red Skelton ; written by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass -- Nestor the long-eared Christmas donkey / told and sung by Roger Miller ; written by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 126 min.)
Isbn
9780790751863
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569053724
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
537
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 834451
  • AGM-4627
  • (OCoLC)bwi05893864
  • (KyLxBWI)834451
System details
DVD; Dolby digital monophonic; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The year without a Santa Claus, Rankin/Bass Productions, Incorporated ; teleplay by William Keenan ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass
Publication
Note
  • Animated
  • Based on the book by Phyllis McGinley
  • The year without a Santa Claus originally broadcast on television in 1974
  • Rudolph's shiny New Year originally broadcast on television in 1975
  • Nestor the long-eared Christmas donkey originally broadcast on television in 1977
  • With: Rudolph's shiny New Year / told and sung by Red Skelton ; written by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass -- Nestor the long-eared Christmas donkey / told and sung by Roger Miller ; written by Romeo Muller ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 126 min.)
Isbn
9780790751863
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569053724
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
537
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 834451
  • AGM-4627
  • (OCoLC)bwi05893864
  • (KyLxBWI)834451
System details
DVD; Dolby digital monophonic; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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