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The Elf Who Didn't Believe (1997)

G | Comedy, Family
Young elf Elmer wants to become a real boy. He steals Santa's sleigh and escapes to the real world, where he meets a young girl who needs a heart transplant.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sean Donnelly ...
Elmer
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Jolie
Rich Mann ...
Santa Claus
Dan Frank ...
Rick
Samantha Mudd ...
Rebecca Rollins
Leroy Thompson ...
Eldwin
Burke Morgan ...
Slick
David Lowell Gardner ...
Mayor
Rory Johnston ...
Whitlock
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Joe Rollins (as Ross Hagan)
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Betty Rollins
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Twisp (as Alen Garfield)
William Barry ...
Sheriff
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Ike (as Mike Waite)
Jeffrey Culver ...
Military Man (as Jeff Culver)
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Young elf Elmer wants to become a real boy. He steals Santa's sleigh and escapes to the real world, where he meets a young girl who needs a heart transplant.

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Comedy | Family

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Elmer - Un elfo combinaguai  »

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When the Rebecca Rollins character admires her newspapers after capturing the 'UFO' on camera, one of the headlines misspells 'surprise' as 'suprise'. See more »

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No elves were hurt or injured during the making of this film. See more »

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