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The original Christmas specials collection : 5 holiday favorites, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The original Christmas specials collection : 5 holiday favorites
Title
The original Christmas specials collection
Title remainder
5 holiday favorites
Title variation
Rankin/Bass present the original Christmas specials collection
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Conductor
Lyricist
Musical director
Performer
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Singer
Television director
Television producer
Voice actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: a misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them
  • Frosty the snowman: a living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat
  • Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origins of Santa Claus
  • The little drummer boy: an orphan drummer boy who hates humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men en route to Bethlehem
  • Cricket on the hearth: a helpful cricket named Crocket befriends a poor toymaker and his daughter on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, Crocket restores peace and happiness
Member of
Cataloging source
OEL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer (Television program)
  • Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer (Television program)
  • Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer (Television program)
  • Frosty the Snowman (Television program)
  • Frosty the Snowman (Television program)
  • Frosty the Snowman (Television program)
  • Santa Claus is coming to town (Television program)
  • Santa Claus is coming to town (Television program)
  • Little drummer boy (Television program)
  • Little drummer boy (Television program)
  • Cricket on the hearth (Television program)
Credits note
  • Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: adapted from a story by Robert May and the song by Johnny Marks ; music and lyrics by Johnny Marks ; Burl Ives sings "Holly Jolly Christmas, Silver and Gold, Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer" ; musical director, Maury Laws
  • Frosty the snowman: told and sung by Jimmy Durante ; based on the song by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins ; animation supervisor, Steve Nakagawa ; musical director, Maury Laws
  • Santa Claus is coming' to town: told and sung by Fred Astaire ; music and lyrics by Maury Laws & Jules Bass ; "Santa Claus is comin' to town" music J. Fred Coots, lyrics, Haven Gillespie
  • Cricket on the hearth: suggested by the Charles Dickens story ; music & lyrics, Maury Laws & Jules Bass ; animation supervisor, Rod Willis ; musical director, Maury Laws and Jules Bass -- Little drummer boy: based upon the story by Katherine Davis, Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone ; music, Maury Laws ; lyrics, Jules Bass ; design, Charles Frazier ; musical director, Colin Romoff
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer and Frosty the snowman in English, Spanish and French, with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Santa Claus is coming' to town in English and Spanish, with French subtitles or English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Little drummer boy in English or Spanish with subtitles in English or French
  • Cricket on the hearth in English with subtitles in English, Spanish or French
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PerformerNote
  • Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: Burl Ives, Larry Mann, Billy Richards, Paul Soles, Stan Francis, Alfie Scopp, Janis Orenstein, Paul Kligman, Carl Banas, Corinne Conley, Peg Dixon
  • Frosty the Snowman: Jimmy Durante, Billy DeWolfe, Jackie Vernon, Paul Frees, June Foray
  • Santa Claus is comin' to town: Fred Astaire, Mickey Rooney, Keenan Wynn, Westminster Children's Choir, Paul Frees, Joan Gardner, Robie Lester
  • Little drummer boy: Jose Ferrer, Greer Garson -- Cricket on the hearth: Danny Thomas, Marlo Thomas, Ed Ames, Abbe Lane, Hans Conried, Roddy McDowall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1985
  • 1897-1985
  • 1905-1994
  • 1910-2003
  • 1888-1975
  • 1909-1995
  • 1893-1980
  • 1907-1974
  • 1912-1992
  • 1914-1999
  • 1904-1996
  • 1932-
  • 1922-2014
  • 1948-2010
  • 1916-1986
  • 1905-1976
  • 1812-1870
  • 1907-1981
  • 1906-1973
  • 1892-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rankin, Arthur
  • Bass, Jules
  • Spelling, Aaron
  • Thomas, Danny
  • Roemer, Larry
  • Muller, Romeo
  • Marks, Johnny
  • Laws, Maury
  • Coots, J. Fred
  • Styne, Jule
  • Scharf, Walter
  • Gillespie, Haven
  • Romoff, Colin
  • Ives, Burl
  • Durante, Jimmy
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Ames, Ed
  • Banas, Carl
  • Conley, Corinne
  • Conried, Hans
  • De Wolfe, Billy
  • Dixon, Peg
  • Ferrer, Jos?
  • Foray, June
  • Francis, Stan
  • Frees, Paul
  • Gardner, Joan
  • Garson, Greer
  • Kligman, Paul
  • Lane, Abbe
  • Lester, Robie
  • Mann, Larry D.
  • McDowall, Roddy
  • Orenstein, Janis
  • Richards, Billie
  • Rooney, Mickey
  • Scopp, Alf
  • Soles, Paul
  • Thomas, Marlo
  • Vernon, Jackie
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • May, Robert L.
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Nelson, Steve
  • Rollins, Jack
  • Davis, Katherine
  • Westminster Children's Choir
  • Rankin/Bass Productions
  • Thomas-Spelling Productions
  • CBS Inc
  • Classic Media, Inc
Runtime
204
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Santa Claus
  • Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer
  • Jesus Christ
  • Santa Claus
  • Snowmen
  • Reindeer
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Toymakers
  • Christmas television programs
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Reindeer
  • Snowmen
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Label
The original Christmas specials collection : 5 holiday favorites, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • "5 timeless holiday specials"--Container
  • Bonus features: The animagic world of Rankin/Bass; Restoring the puppets of Rudolph; Reimagining Rudolph in 4D; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Attraction film; T.E.A.M. Rudolph and the Reindeer Games; Frosty the snowman original pencil test; commentaries on Frosty the snowman and Santa Claus is comin' to town
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer
  • Rankin and Bass ; Videocraft International Productions ; Classic Media ; written by Romeo Muller ; co-producer Jules Bass ; director, Larry Roemer ; produced by Arthur Rankin
  • (1964 ; 53 mins.)
  • Disc 2.
  • Frosty the snowman
  • a Rankin and Bass production ; Classic Media ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass ; written by Romeo Muller
  • (1969 ; 26 mins)
  • Disc 3.
  • Santa Claus is coming' to town!
  • A Rankin and Bass Production ; Classic Media ; produced by Arthur Rankin ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass ; written by Romeo Muller
  • (1970 ; 51 mins)
  • Disc 4.
  • The little drummer boy
  • a Rankin and Bass Production ; written by Romeo Muller ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass
  • (1968 ; 25 mins.)
  • Cricket on the hearth
  • A Rankin and Bass production ; Thomas-Spelling Productions and Classic Media ; written by Romeo Muller & Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr., & Jules Bass ; executive producers, Aaron Spelling & Danny Thomas
  • (1967 ; 49 mins.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (204 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
191329069134
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1055206
  • 1055202
  • 1055208
  • 1055205
  • 46198327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3483377
  • (OCoLC)1060648241
  • (OCoLC)on1060648241
  • 3457635
  • 3483377
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ration of its original television exhibition, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The original Christmas specials collection : 5 holiday favorites, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • "5 timeless holiday specials"--Container
  • Bonus features: The animagic world of Rankin/Bass; Restoring the puppets of Rudolph; Reimagining Rudolph in 4D; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Attraction film; T.E.A.M. Rudolph and the Reindeer Games; Frosty the snowman original pencil test; commentaries on Frosty the snowman and Santa Claus is comin' to town
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer
  • Rankin and Bass ; Videocraft International Productions ; Classic Media ; written by Romeo Muller ; co-producer Jules Bass ; director, Larry Roemer ; produced by Arthur Rankin
  • (1964 ; 53 mins.)
  • Disc 2.
  • Frosty the snowman
  • a Rankin and Bass production ; Classic Media ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass ; written by Romeo Muller
  • (1969 ; 26 mins)
  • Disc 3.
  • Santa Claus is coming' to town!
  • A Rankin and Bass Production ; Classic Media ; produced by Arthur Rankin ; produced and directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass ; written by Romeo Muller
  • (1970 ; 51 mins)
  • Disc 4.
  • The little drummer boy
  • a Rankin and Bass Production ; written by Romeo Muller ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr. & Jules Bass
  • (1968 ; 25 mins.)
  • Cricket on the hearth
  • A Rankin and Bass production ; Thomas-Spelling Productions and Classic Media ; written by Romeo Muller & Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; produced & directed by Arthur Rankin, Jr., & Jules Bass ; executive producers, Aaron Spelling & Danny Thomas
  • (1967 ; 49 mins.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (204 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
191329069134
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1055206
  • 1055202
  • 1055208
  • 1055205
  • 46198327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3483377
  • (OCoLC)1060648241
  • (OCoLC)on1060648241
  • 3457635
  • 3483377
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ration of its original television exhibition, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
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