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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

Dancer: How we going to make it through all this snow?
Dasher: Laughing all the way, my friend. Laughing all the way.
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Connections

Referenced in AniMat's Reviews: Arthur Christmas (2011) 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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A revelation
24 December 2010 | by beresfordjdSee all my reviews

I generally loathe Christmas movies (Its A Wonderful Life is an exception) and Christmas cartoons are usually worse. This is a little masterpiece - helmed by John Lasseter, how could it go wrong? There is a perfect marriage of material that children and adults can enjoy, much the same as most of the Pixar projects. The voice overs are excellent and the whole thing manages to sidestep the mawkish and still remains magical. The animation is of the usual high quality and the writing is terrific. it bears rewatching and is sure to be part of a regular Christmas TV schedule. Why cannot others manage to do this? Surely Pixar are not the only production company with good writers, animators and directors. The problem is,I guess, that Lasseter has set the bar so high it is almost impossible to compete with such a fantastic talent.


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