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Prep & Landing (2009)

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Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.

Directors:

Kevin Deters, Stevie Wermers (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton)

Writers:

Stevie Wermers (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton), Kevin Deters | 9 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Dave Foley ... Wayne (voice)
Sarah Chalke ... Magee (voice)
Mason Vale Cotton ... Timmy Terwelp (voice)
David DeLuise ... Dancer (voice)
Peter Jacobson ... Waterkotte (voice)
Lino DiSalvo ... Gristletoe Joe (voice)
Kevin Deters ... Brian (voice)
Derek Richardson ... Lanny (voice)
William Morgan Sheppard ... The Big Guy (voice) (as Morgan Sheppard)
Nathan Greno ... Dasher (voice)
Hayes MacArthur ... Thrasher (voice)
Kasha Kropinski ... Miss Holly (voice)
Adam Shapiro ... Coal Elf #1 (voice)
Stevie Wermers ... Rev-up elf (voice) (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton)
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Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lanny and Wayne: The Christmas Elves in Prep & Landing See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Released theatrically in 3-D with "Monsters, Inc. (2001) 3-D" on December 19, 2012. See more »

Quotes

Lanny: What's wrong? Don't you even care?
Wayne: I've been working Prep and Landing for 227 years. Believe me, the thrill is gone.
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Connections

Features Mickey's Christmas Carol (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

The Christmas Song
Written by Mel Tormé (as Mel Torme) and Robert Wells
Performed by Nat 'King' Cole (as Nat King Cole)
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Nailed it!
8 December 2009 | by plusdb-603-954197See all my reviews

It captured the essence of a great Christmas special without finding the pitfalls of so many other recent Christmas movies. It is contains a great deal of technological references with analogs of NASA and naval terminology and procedures, but it doesn't take the magic out of Santa. There is no attempt at explaining Santa's abilities with special engines or "Clausometers," it shows the realistic and humorous backline of Santa's huge operation. Like any great Christmas movie it has a perfectly Christmas-spirit ending that makes you feel more like a perfect you. Hilarious,touching, exciting, and it has a ton of historical, pop-cultural, and technological references. We are watching it a second time! We loved it!


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