Santa Claus is up for retirement after his 300 years, and he searches New York City for a replacement.



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Credited cast:
Michael Tucker ...
Ben Talbot
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Conrad Bergschneider ...
Window Dresser
Richard Blackburn ...
Steve Cliffe ...
Gang Member #1
Aimee Misch (as Jessica Di Cicco)
Lucy Filippone ...
Elvira Graham ...
Tough Chick
Ted Hanlan ...
Ward Santa
Ken James ...
Cop (as Phil Jarrett)
Jamie Jones ...


Santa Claus is up for retirement after his 300 years, and he searches New York City for a replacement.

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16 December 1991 (USA)  »

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A l'últim moment  »

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A genuine heart-warmer from start to finish.
3 November 2001 | by (Vacaville, CA, USA) – See all my reviews

Lloyd Bridges, in the waning years of his film career seemed to devote himself, to a greater degree, to utilizing the film media to express family values. In this particular entry in the genre, the acting is of medium quality and the story line is simple... Santa has to find his replacement or Christmas is lost. (Hollywood seems to put aside the real meaning of Christmas in their tale-telling.) During his search, several sub-plots evolve and therein lies the fun and warmth. Of course the ending is cast in stone, but in spite of the lack of major production values, I found myself identifying with the characters and rooting for the good guys to win. I was not disappointed and left the picture with a good feeling in my heart and a little bit more love for mankind, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL AGES.

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