Halloween Is Grinch Night (1977)

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The evil Grinch who stole Christmas is back to steal Halloween! It's Grinch night and all over Whoville, a horrible storm has started which gives the Grinch a chance to have some fun. But ... See full summary »

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The evil Grinch who stole Christmas is back to steal Halloween! It's Grinch night and all over Whoville, a horrible storm has started which gives the Grinch a chance to have some fun. But he's soon foiled by a young boy who's on his way to the Uphamisim. Written by RobocopTNG986127

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This is the first Dr. Seuss special to have music from Joe Raposo. The music is orchestral, somewhat like Eugene Poddany's music, and unlike Dean Elliott's jazz-themed music. See more »

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Ukaraiah: Do your worst. Bring on your spooks. Shoot the works. I will not flinch!
Grinch: Oh?
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Follows The Cat in the Hat (1971) See more »

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I Wouldn't Go Out on a Night Like This (Reprise)
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Great, but nothing to do with Halloween
2 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

This was originally called "Halloween is Grinch Night", but was probably changed after it occurred to the producers that it had nothing to do with Halloween.

Has great music, great plotline, and that Wuzzy Wuzu is cute! The animation's more Dr. Seuss-y than in other grinch 'toons, but it's not as good as How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

There are continuity issues when you compare this one to the Christmas one, but you'll have to watch both of them to figure out what I mean.


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