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Your Christmas Movie: Santa Claus

The presents are opened, the dinner has been served, and now you’re kicking back to relax as you slide ever-so-comfortably into your annual figgy pudding coma. So what better to settle in with than a fine motion picture about Santa Claus fighting the devil with the help of his good friend Merlin?

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From sunny Mexico in the year 1959, it’s the imaginatively-titled Santa Claus:

 

And if you don’t have time for that… Here’s a completely sanity-blasting short film made by liberally stealing footage from the above film, over-dubbing it, and splicing in a few new scenes of some anthropomorphic animals beating each other about the head and neck! One part Grade-Z children’s fare, one part travel ad for Santa’s Village Amusement Park, and ten million parts unintentional Lynchian horrorshow… It’s Santa Claus and His Helpers.

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About Mark Brett (408 Articles)
Shaved Yeti. Alien. Writer of stuff. Read my fiction at http://reportsfromthefieldblog.wordpress.com/. Read my thoughts on comic books and other dork culture ephemera at https://dorkforty.wordpress.com/.

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