Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town

Movie review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Classic Christmas movie is a winner for families.

NR 2007 48 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 2+

Good Santa origin story

This is a great classic Christmas special. I’d say that it is my favorite of all the specials, including Rudolph. There are occasionally some cheesy/overly 70s moments, especially the scene where Jessica is singing. There is no inappropriate content, but some of the imagery in that scene may be seen as reminiscent of an acid trip. As a whole, though, it’s aged better than other classic Christmas specials.

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age 5+

Put one foot in front of another!

Cute, and very christmasy. Great songs teach valuable lessons!

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