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Top Christmas Movies of All Time

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The Year Without a Santa Claus


This is another stop-motion classic from the '70s in which Santa finds himself feeling too discouraged to make his Christmas rounds. He's sick and he doesn't think that kids believe in him anymore. Two elves embark on a quest to find children who still believe in Santa. The plot is pretty flimsy, but children won't mind—they'll be too taken with the catchy musical numbers.

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