Hercules Saves Christmas (2012)
"Santa's Dog" (original title)

PG  |   |  Family  |  19 November 2012 (Germany)
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HERCULES SAVES CHRISTMAS takes us on a magical, fun-filled and touching journey. Max, an adorable yet mischievous twelve year old boy meets a talking dog named Hercules who takes him to the... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
Hercules Rossi ...
Brother Shorty / Hercules (voice) (as Luigi ' Shorty' Rossi)
Helen Dunn
Mr. Rosco
Max Moogle
Rick Wilder
Sister Augustus
Elf Joseph
Evil Elf Rocky
Elf Mickey
Richard Van Vleet ...
Evil Elf Rocky (as Ronald Clark)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nick Abasolo ...
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HERCULES SAVES CHRISTMAS takes us on a magical, fun-filled and touching journey. Max, an adorable yet mischievous twelve year old boy meets a talking dog named Hercules who takes him to the North Pole to meet Santa and argue his way onto the "nice list." Written by Anonymous

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A Christmas Wish For You
Written by Joe Lervold & Andrea Satin
Performed by The Joel Evans Quartet featuring Glenn Walters, vocal
Courtesy of Position Music
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8 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It obvious that anyone over the age of twelve who posts a bad review about a fairy-tale story made for children is probably a failed critic with an ax to grind who struggling with a poor adult self image. Hercules Saves Christmas is a movie about A TALKING DOG FOR Christ SAKE!! Did any one of these sourpuss reviewers actually read the synopsis? Did you really think this movie was going to be an Oscar level art piece targeted to an adult audience? One reviewer actually writes about the technical flaws in the movie. This is clearly an act of self-gratification on the part of a frustrated wannabe movie critic. Message to Take60: get over yourself. Your extensive knowledge of green screen effects and audio levels is not important to us. You are not qualified to make this judgment in my opinion. Qualified reviewers of the appropriate age (3 -7) watched this movie in my household and they loved it. In a world of rational-thinking adults - a child's opinion about movies made for children is the only thing that matters.

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