Chopin's Waltz Source 0:30 18. Some themes were modified for their album version — with different durations, slightly different mixes or the addition of pop elements. The good thing about the movie is the special effects. Mancini' score is so beautiful, diverse and emotional, it is not strange that it has become the film's most remembered and appreciated feature. The villainous Awgwa wants ultimate power, and to keep people, especially children, miserable.
Patch Versus Santa 4:13 13. Alas, Patch gets ideas for speeding up production and, before long, the wheels are falling off children's wagons all over the world. What more could one ask for a short period of fantasy flight from the cares of the world? Patch leaves the North Pole in disgrace, and soon meets a crooked toy manufacturer , who makes dangerous toys. What can you do to bring more love and joy into the world? Patch Versus Santa Alternate 4:34 12. Every Christmas Eve Instrumental Version 4:27 15.
Patch Toys Percussion Insert 0:27 21. Both have large supporting casts: Superman has Lois Lane, Jimmy Olson and Perry White, and Santa has Mrs. Thank You, Santa 3:09 Disc Time: 46:19 Total Album Time: 177:45 Seeing is believing! The effects are nifty and somewhat corny. The elves seem to have a sort of craft guild. And will the council grant Claus immortality so that he can keep bringing happiness to children forever? A New Doll 0:49 29. The biggest crisis is when a couple of reindeer come down with runny noses. March of the Elves 2:55 14.
Once he became a man, Claus decided that it was time to live among the rest of humanity, and that it was his life's work to try to bring a little happiness to children by giving them toys he makes. It's Christmas Again Instrumental Version 1:20 16. There are long rows of new toys, all made in a sturdy, old-fashioned way out of wood and nails. To the North Pole Alternate 3:49 13. Why, nails and rusty razor blades and shards of glass, of course! The Great Ak says humans exist to leave the world a better place than we found it, but his journey around the world only shows examples of the opposite, like people being cruel to others or waging destructive wars. Making Toys Carousel Version 0:27 9. In addition to the complete score, it has been great to discover a lot of extra material that Mancini recorded for the film: songs with alternate lyrics, different orchestrations, etc.
It's Christmas Again Christmas Bells 1:21 17. Lithgow gives a nice hateful performance, but the villain is not drawn big enough, and he doesn't have enough to do. Claus is a good role model for loyalty to friends and family, determination, never giving up, and working tirelessly to bring happiness to children. Don't consider deep, hidden meanings. Claus, the elves and, of course, Dasher and Donner and Blitzen. The key element in the lives of all superheroes is their origin somehow, they are rarely simply born to humble folk. Both the speaking and the songs are overwrought as the voice actors slowly and ponderously try really hard to convey the importance of the story instead of creating an emotional connection with the viewer.
It's Christmas Again 2:39 13. If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners or host sites. Frank Baum story is a bit of an odd one and best suited for families who may be tired of the same old specials every year. The Salkinds and their associates have by now figured out exactly how to make it look like somebody is flying, and when Santa's sleigh makes a run past the Brooklyn Bridge, it's a pretty sight. All contents are provided by non-affiliated third parties. But in a way it makes sense.
End Titles: Thank You, Santa Does not appear in the film 4:47 6. Me thinks folks protest too much! The message that all mortal life fades is undermined by the lioness Shiegra, who takes Claus in when he's an infant and is still with him 60 years later, showing no signs of age. Can Claus and his friends stop the Awgwas and keep delivering toys? A happy child is the most beautiful thing in the world. Both Superman and Santa are legendary superheroes, able to cure our pains through magical intervention. Advertisement The movie does an interesting job of visualizing Santa's workshop, and introducing the residents there. All Rights Reserved Disclaimer: This site does not store any files on its server. Present for Joe 0:48 23.
Shouldn't Do That 3:33 10. Superman came from Krypton, and Claus, we learn, was a kindly middle-aged man who was loved by everybody in the neighborhood because he went out in blizzards with a sleigh full of toys. Almost all of Mancini's symphonic effort was missing. Thank You, Santa Instrumental Version 4:29 20. Unfortunately, both the voice acting and the songs aren't quite up to Christmas-classic standards.
Eavesdropping 2:35 Disc Time: 69:07 Disc 2: The Film Score cont. The Ak found Claus abandoned at the edge of the forest when Claus was an infant. Sit back, relax and enjoy this cute little movie. Christmas Jingles Rehearsal 2:53 22. Based on a book by of Oz fame, this origin story has more fantasy elements like woodland elves, wizards, and immortal beings than it has of Christmas. March of the Elves 2:55 7.
But then he is spirited mysteriously to the North Pole, where he learns that he will get a new name - Santa Claus - and new duties, as the superpower of Christmas Eve. Both of them can fly through the air. Santa Claus: The Movie 1985 This is the story of a master toymaker who discovers a magical kingdom of elves in the North Pole and becomes Santa Claus. Sleigh Ride Over Manhattan 4:16 11. It's Christmas All Over the World 5:02 9.