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Uniform Title Miracle on 34th Street (Motion picture : 1947)
Title Miracle on 34th Street [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; written for the screen by George Seaton ; story by Valentine Davies ; produced by William Perlberg ; directed by George Seaton.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2006]


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Edition [Special ed.].
Description 2 videodiscs (96 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note "Colorized" version originally released in 1985 ; Originally released, in b&w, as a motion picture in 1947.
Disc one special features: All-new colorized version ; feature audio commentary by Maureen O'Hara.
Disc two special features: Original version in black & white ; feature audio commentary by Maureen O'Hara ; AMC's Hollywood Backstories: "Miracle on 34th Street" (22 min.) ; Fox Movietone News footage: "Hollywood spotlight" ; 'Miracle on 34th Street' TV version from 20th Century Fox's Hour of stars (46 min., c1955) ; "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade: floating in history" featurette (16 min.) ; promotional short ; poster gallery.
Contents Features: disc 1. new colorized version, audio commentary by Maureen O'Hara -- disc 2. original black and white version, audio commentary by Maureen O'Hara, AMC backstory featurette, Fox Movietone news footage, Miracle on 34th Street TV version, Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade floating in history featurette, promotional short, poster gallery.
Credits Directors of photography, Lloyd Ahern, Charles Clarke ; art directors, Richard Day, Richard Irvine ; editor, Robert Simpson ; music, Cyril Mockridge.
Cast Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, Edmund Gwenn, Gene Lockhart, Natalie Wood, Porter Hall, William Frawley, Jerome Cowan, Philip Tonge.
Summary The real Santa is hired by Macy's to play the department store's Santa in the Thanksgiving Day parade, but has to prove in court that he is who he says he is.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; single layer (disc 1), dual layer (disc 2), NTSC.
Language English (5.1 Dolby surround), English (mono.), French (mono.), Spanish (mono.); subtitled in English and Spanish; closed-captioned.
Subject Macy's (Firm) -- Drama.
Santa Claus -- Drama.
Department store Santas -- Drama.
Parades -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Defense (Criminal procedure) -- Drama.
Santa Claus -- Teatro.
Defensa penal -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Christmas films
Fantasy films
Romantic comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing imparied.
Added Author Seaton, George, 1911-1979
Perlberg, William, 1899-1969
Davies, Valentine, 1905-1961
O'Hara, Maureen, 1920-
Payne, John, 1912-1989
Gwenn, Edmund, 1875-1959
Lockhart, Gene, 1891-1957
Wood, Natalie
Hall, Porter, 1888-1953.
Frawley, William, 1887-1966.
Cowan, Jerome, 1897-1972
Tonge, Philip, 1897-1959.
Ahern, Lloyd
Clarke, Charles G., 1899-1983
Irvine, Richard.
Simpson, Robert, 1910-1977.
Mockridge, Cyril J. (Cyril John), 1896-1979
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Miracle on Thirty-fourth Street
Standard No. 024543381723
Music No. 2238172 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

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