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The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus (2000)

A human orphan raised the Faire Folke becomes the benefactor of all human children.

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Young Santa Claus (voice)
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Necile (voice)
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Ak - Master Woodsman of the World (voice)
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Wisk / Wil Knook (voice) (as Carlos Alazaraqui)
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Old Santa Claus / Thog / Additional Voices (voice)
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Martha / Nymph / Tycus (voice)
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Wagif Knook / Bo - Master Mariner of the World / Giant / Additional Voices (voice)
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Peter Knook / Andrew (voice) (as Nick Jamison)
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Mogorb / Lord of Lerd / Additional Voices (voice)
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Ethan / Megan (voice) (as Brianne Siddall)
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Sheigra (voice)
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Natalie - Princess of Lerd / Little Mayrie (voice)
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A human orphan raised the Faire Folke becomes the benefactor of all human children.

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Based on the book by L. Frank Baum the author of "The Wonderful Wizard of OZ"


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31 October 2000 (USA)  »

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Les aventures extraordinaires du Père Noël  »

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Not as good as the stop motion version
23 March 2005 | by See all my reviews

This version of The Life and adventures of Santa Claus is a pale, saccharine sweet sham when compared to the supurbly done stop motion animation of the 1985 version of this same story done by Rankin / Bass. This felt cheesy and half-hearted whereas the stop motion animated one has the distinct feel of a classic and was more true to the heart and feel of the old story by L. Frank Baum.

The story is good but it feels dumbed down compared to the stop motion version. A seldom known fact, Baum connected this story to his loved The Wizard of Oz by saying the immortal faeries of this story are the ones who enchanted the land of Oz to begin with.


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