IMDb > In the Nick of Time (1991) (TV)

In the Nick of Time (1991) (TV) More at IMDbPro »


Overview

User Rating:
7.2/10   74 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
Popularity: ?
No change in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Writers (WGA):
Jon S. Denny (story)
Rick Podell (teleplay) ...
(more)
Contact:
View company contact information for In the Nick of Time on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
16 December 1991 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Santa Claus is up for retirement after his 300 years, and he searches New York City for a replacement. | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
A genuine heart-warmer from start to finish. See more (2 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Lloyd Bridges ... Santa Claus

Michael Tucker ... Ben Talbot

Cleavon Little ... Freddy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Conrad Bergschneider ... Louie

Matt Birman ... Window Dresser
Richard Blackburn ... William
Steve Cliffe ... Gang Member #1

Jessica DiCicco ... Aimee Misch (as Jessica Di Cicco)
Lucy Filippone ... Sheila
Elvira Graham ... Tough Chick
Ted Hanlan ... Ward Santa

Thomas Hauff ... Figgus
Ken James ... Ridley
Phillip Jarrett ... Cop (as Phil Jarrett)
Jamie Jones ... Nick

Alison La Placa ... Susan Rosewell

Michael Lamport ... Godfrey
Corey Macri ... Gang Member #2

A Martinez ... Charlie Misch
Martin Martinuzzi ... Bartender
Aleks Oniszczak ... Student

Jenny Parsons ... Melina Liviakis
Adrian Paul ... Interviewer

Bryan Renfro ... Folksinger
Jackie Richardson ... Nurse

Wayne Robson ... Melvin
Roland Smith ... Messenger
Audrey Webb ... Sheila
Thick Wilson ... Street Santa
Edd Scorpio ... Messenger (uncredited)

Directed by
George Miller 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Jon S. Denny (story)

Rick Podell (teleplay) &
Michael Preminger (teleplay) and
Maryedith Burrell (teleplay)

Produced by
John Danylkiw .... co-producer
Michael Jaffe .... producer
Janet Faust Krusi .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Brian R.R. Hebb 
 
Set Decoration by
Jaro Dick 
 
Makeup Department
Donald Mowat .... makeup department head
 
Production Management
John Danylkiw .... unit production manager
Denis McCallion .... executive in charge of production
 
Art Department
Jeff Poulis .... property master
 
Sound Department
Elius Caruso .... re-recording mixer
 
Stunts
John Stoneham Jr. .... stunts
 
Editorial Department
Murray Wren .... on-line editor
 
Location Management
Victoria Harding .... location manager
 
Other crew
Shelley A. Boylen .... production coordinator (as Shelley Boylen-Wakefield)
Lynn Josephson Delaney .... executive assistant to producer
 

Production CompaniesDistributorsSpecial Effects

Additional Details

Also Known As:
Runtime:
Greece:89 min | USA:89 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Filming Locations:

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
A genuine heart-warmer from start to finish., 3 November 2001
Author: kcs from Vacaville, CA, USA

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.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (2 total) »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
All I Want for Christmas Ernest Saves Christmas The Santa Clause 2 Miracle on 34th Street Olive, the Other Reindeer
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits IMDb Comedy section
IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.