The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

  |  Buy to Own: 05/11/2001
  |  72 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Glen Hill produces and directs this animated adaptation of the children's book by L. Frank Baum detailing the life and legend of Santa Claus. The story tells how a human baby was found in the magical forest of Burzee by Ak (voice of Hal Holbrook), a local woodsman, and cared for by Necile (Dixie Carter), a wood nymph. As he grows up, young Nicholas (Robby Benson) is introduced to human society and the world's problems including war and poverty which makes him determined to make a difference and brighten the lives of those in need.