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In Search of Santa (2004)

Not Rated | | Family, Animation | Video 23 November 2004
When a sleigh bell mysteriously falls from the sky, pure-hearted Princess Crystal is determined to prove it came from one of Santa's reindeer. Together, she and her sister, Princess Lucinda... See full summary »

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Kathleen Barr ...
Agonysia / Mrs. Claus / Queen Penelope / Katie / Marcus / Mimi (voice)
Scott McNeil ...
Mortmottimes / Bubkus Bill / Timebomb Tom (voice)
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Derridommis / Capn' Cragg (voice)
French Tickner ...
Santa Claus (voice)
Dale Wilson ...
King Calvin (voice)
Nicole Bouma ...
Baby Princess Crystal / Wing Maiden #1 / Wing Maiden #5 / Additional Voices (voice)
Tabitha St. Germain ...
Baby Princess Lucinda / Additional Voices (voice)
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Max / Phillip / Pup (voice) (as Lee Tokar)
Jason Michas ...
Eugene / Gardener Elf (voice)
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Emma / William / Wing Maiden #4 / Wing Maiden #6 (voice)
Richard Newman ...
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When a sleigh bell mysteriously falls from the sky, pure-hearted Princess Crystal is determined to prove it came from one of Santa's reindeer. Together, she and her sister, Princess Lucinda, set off on a daring journey to the North Pole to find Santa Claus. Along the way, the royal duo must work together to outrun hungry, wild beasts, outwit greedy pirates and try to keep three sneaky court penguins from stealing their parents' throne in spite of their rivalry. Celebrates friendship, family and the most wonderful time of the year. Written by Anonymous

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A holiday adventure of arctic proportions!

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Family | Animation

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

23 November 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Die Suche nach dem Weihnachtsmann  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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References Titanic (1997) See more »

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Happy Hatchday
Lyrics by Michael Aschner, Michael Lloyd
Singers: Kathleen Barr, Garry Chalk, Scott McNeil, Dale Wilson
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A lovely animated feature for kids (spoilers)..Kinda
18 December 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Well as I am 15, I didn't think too highly of this movie, I bought it because I'm a big Duff fan, but to be honest with you, I only gave it 7 out of 10 because of Hilary duff and Haylie duff being in it, otherwise it would get a 4 or 5, it's a really fun kids cartoon, but that's just it, it's just a kids cartoon. I can't complain much as it isn't meant for my age group.

The good side of this film is that it has a warm feeling to it, being a Christmas movie, and it being a movie about friendship. To sum the movie up, it's about two penguins, Crystal (hilary duff) who's the sweet and innocent penguin, who is to become the next queen as she is the oldest between her and her sister, and Lucinda who hatched second, she gets jealous of Crystal but when Crystal goes 'in search of Santa' Lucinda tries to stop her, but ends up having to go with her. They have no other choice but to stick together as they face pirates and big predators..and an annoying little elf. They set aside their differences and become friends. . . . If I'm making this sound like some sort of spectacular movie, don't stop reading just yet. It has some bad quality scenes, the animation isn't all that good in some parts of the film, but that doesn't bother everyone right?, and who said it was meant to be a blockbuster hit anyway?

The best advice I give you is to not take it too seriously, and buy it for your kids, or if you're not a parent, buy it and expect it to be rubbish, then you won't be disappointed.


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