A Claymation Christmas Celebration (1987)

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Two hosting prehistoric dinosaurs guide you along a typical small town's Christmas choral celebration. There's just one catch, the entire town population is made out of clay! Special Guest Stars: The California Raisins!

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Tim Conner ...
Herb
Johnny Counterfit ...
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Greg Black ...
Singer
Bernadette Coughlin ...
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Pat Harryman ...
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Amy Miller ...
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Deborah Miller ...
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Joni Miller ...
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Roxy Ragozzino ...
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Jim Steinberger ...
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Two hosting prehistoric dinosaurs guide you along a typical small town's Christmas choral celebration. There's just one catch, the entire town population is made out of clay! Special Guest Stars: The California Raisins!

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One of two claymation holiday specials directed by Will Vinton to win Academy Awards for best animated short (Claymation Easter in 1992). See more »

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Rex: [after the "Carol of the Bells" segment] Magnificent! Now, who was that conductor again?
Herb: I don't know, but his face sure rings a bell.
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Spoofs Siskel & Ebert (1986) See more »

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O Christmas Tree
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A Forgotten Classic?
30 December 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Two hosting prehistoric dinosaurs guide you along a typical small town's Christmas choral celebration. There's just one catch, the entire town population is made out of clay! Special Guest Stars: The California Raisins!

Apparently today this special is hard to track down, with the only DVD release having some pretty awful sound quality (a shame considering this is basically a musical with clay over the top). And yet, it seems to be well-remembered by those who saw it all those year ago.

I was able to track down a copy and was impressed by what I saw. Some, like the Raisins, were how I recalled them. But there are some very interesting interpretations of Christmas songs that need to be heard.


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