“Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” is a classic 1970 animated television Christmas special cherished by millions of children (and adults) around the world. Truth be told, watching “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” is something a lot of us parents look forward to every holiday season!
In this film, which is based on the Christmas song “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town,” tells the story of how many of the most well-known Santa traditions came to be. Like what? Like climbing down the chimney, flying reindeer and why Santa gives out toys in the first place!
And while names like Fred Astaire and Mickey Rooney are unknown to most kids these days, it’s nice to know that their spirit lives on through the voices they lent to shows like this.
This special Christmas show was created using stop motion animation called “Animagic,” which makes it even more fun to watch in this era of computer generated animation.
Some questions answered in Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town?
How is that Santa’s reindeer can fly?
Why does Santa give out toys?
Who is Mrs. Claus?
Where did Santa come from?
How did he get his name?