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Santa Buddies (2009)

Video  -  Adventure | Family  -  24 November 2009 (USA)
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At the North Pole, Father Christmas and his chief dog Santa Paws worry as the whole toys processing system is threatened by the weakening of its magical power source, the icicle drawing on ... See full summary »

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Mural Painter
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Eli
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Santa Paws (voice)
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Buddha (voice)
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Sniffer (voice)
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Comet (voice)
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Budderball (voice)
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Clark
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B-Dawg (voice)
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Puppy Paws (voice)
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Sam
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Pete's Mom (as Ellie Harvey)
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At the North Pole, Father Christmas and his chief dog Santa Paws worry as the whole toys processing system is threatened by the weakening of its magical power source, the icicle drawing on Christmas spirit. When harshly rebuked Puppy Paws, wishing there was no Christmas and he a regular dog, runs away to Fernfield and joins the 5 Buddies siblings, power falls beneath minimum. Chief Elf Eli finds his trace and travels in an attempt to save his and the world's Christmas spirit, but the six puppies face misunderstandings and the grim dog catcher Stan Cruge. Written by KGF Vissers

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Santa Buddies: The Legend of Santa Paws  »

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Trivia

Actor George Wendt's fourth time as Santa Claus. See more »

Quotes

Puppy Paws: From now on, I promise to be good for goodness sake.
Eddy the Elf Dog: We need you to be great for greatness sake.
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Referenced in Shameful Sequels: Beethoven's Christmas Adventure (2012) See more »

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I Wanna Be There
Written by Crit Harmon and Barbara L. Jordan (as Barbara Jordan)
Performed by Crit Harmon
Courtesy of Heavy Hitters Music Group
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Like too much pudding,very very sickly!
5 November 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Trying to write a review as a six year old is not easy,because any body much over this age will almost despise this film.If you have seen the buddy films you will know what i mean but this takes sickly sweet to a new level,don't get me wrong ,im not a killjoy and its a wonderful life is one of my favourite films of all time but as an adult this really did make me cringe.Yes i know its a kids film but most kids today a a little more critical of what they see than we probably were as kids.Would rate this 5 for young children and 3 for everybody else,Watch out for the pup singing a Christmas song,the most cringe-worthy moment of all the Christmas films i have ever seen,I hope that is not considered a spoiler as it doesn't give anything away.


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