- Rated: PG
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 48 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: October 21, 2008
- Originally Released: 1986
- Label: Starz / Anchor Bay
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Special Edition
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 2.35
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Audio Commentary: Jeannot Szwarc - Director; Scott Michael Bosco - Projects Consultant
- Featurette: The Making of SANTA CLAUS THE MOVIE
- U.S. Trailer
- Foreign Trailer
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Variety - 11/27/1985
"...SANTA CLAUS is a film for children of all ages....SANTA develops a charming attitude, lovely special effects and a magical feeling..."
Dudley Moore stars as an eager-to-please elf who teams up with Santa Claus to save the spirit of Christmas from the evil influence of a villainous toy tycoon who wants to flood the world with dangerous play things.
After creating a batch of lousy toys in Santa's workshop, an embarrassed elf exiles himself to Manhattan, where he goes to work for an evil toy tycoon. Can Santa save the elf (and Christmas) in the nick of time'