The Special Edition had no trailer and no deleted scenes and the Blu-ray maintains that unfortunate tradition, missing the most obvious opportunity to correct this. When Scott and his young son, Charlie, finish the late St. It's past time the initial, vastly superior film made its Blu-ray debut. They appear in scenes throughout the movie. Dickens did it with Scrooge by having him visited by spirits. For someone as familiar with the film as I, the gains in detail are easily noticed.
Director: Writers: , Starring: , , , , , Producers: , , » The Santa Clause Blu-ray Review Be Jolly. One of our dedicated team will personally respond to you as soon as possible. His ordinary life snowballs into a hysterical series of outrageous events as he fills out his Santa suit, meets the future Mrs. With a blizzard of bonus features and three magical movies, this three-disc box set includes The Santa Clause, Santa Clause 2 and Santa Clause 3, providing hours of holiday entertainment your whole family will enjoy again and again. It's in the Fine Print. The one extra unhindered by the kid-oriented pretend is a collection of seven deleted scenes 11:49 , each introduced by Lembeck. Unchanged from its original release, Santa Clause 3 hangs on to its less timely promotions for Ratatouille, Meet the Robinsons, and Disney Blu-ray.
At Charlie's urging, he dons the suit, and they ride or rather fly away on Santa's rounds delivering presents. Presumably to make the disc look fuller than it really is, the segments get individual listings and cannot be viewed as one piece. Tim Allen sparkles in a hilarious family movie for all ages. Bernard and the elves ensure that their new boss is ultimately vindicated in front of the whole world. Though I'm not convinced you need to own the sequels, let alone on Blu-ray, it is nice to get the trilogy together in one box set at a pretty reasonable price.
Tim Allen, Elizabeth Mitchell, Eric Lloyd. Afterwards, they arrive at the North Pole, where stealth technology has concealed Santa's Workshop from prying eyes in a manner reminiscent of how British intelligence hides its various outposts in Bond films. It was a smart move on Disney's part and a lucky break for Allen. The Santa Clause isn't a surround showcase, but it does use the surrounds to distinguish among environments like Scott Calvin's office especially during the lively Christmas party , the rowdy front room at Denny's and, of course, the distinctive sounds of the elves' workshop at the North Pole. Each case is individually shrinkwrapped and each contains a Disney Movie Rewards code as its only insert. When Scott and Charlie return home, Scott tries to convince himself it was all a dream, but he can't deny the physical changes that accompany his new identity.
A light degree of sharpening has been performed throughout, somewhat flattening the textures and reducing the sense of depth. At the risk of giving away the secret location of the North Pole, Scott invites his in-laws to share in the holiday festivities, and upcoming birth of baby Claus with expectant wife, Carol. The bright colors, wondrous score, and slowly falling snow make it seem more magical than it should. Superstar comedian Tim Allen delivers the perfect gift as he stars as the big man in three warm and wonderful movies about discovering the true magic of Christmas. A blooper reel 2:58 elaborates on the spontaneous hilarity shared in the closing credits. The interior resembles a fabulous Disneyland ride, especially since the elves are all played by little kids. Though a bit drawn out, it was a solid retrospective that included new interviews with just about every important person behind the film even the long-elusive Paige Tamada.
Please allow us the opportunity to try and resolve any issues before leaving neutral or negative feedback. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure. In a room of tasteful computer graphics, you get to hang and personalize stockings, create a playlist from instrumental holiday songs, and trim a tree down to precise placement of specific ornaments. One of our dedicated team will personally respond to you as soon as possible. It's quite informative, not too dry, a lot better than the other track, and easily the most substantial extra on this set.
Nick's deliveries, they go to the North Pole where Scott learns he must become the new Santa and convince those he loves that he is indeed Father Christmas. That makes this set less easy to recommend than it should be. That coupled with the nature of these comedy films creates amusing distance at times, but it's still fun to unify the trilogy with these highlights that evenly represent all three. Based on the popular book by L. It wouldn't have been a strong opening but it is fun to see here. When Scott runs outside to investigate, he surprises a strange old fat man, who loses his footing, plunges to the ground and then melts away, leaving only his red suit.
His ordinary life snowballs into a hysterical series of outrageous events as he fills out his Santa suit, meets the future Mrs. The Santa Clause 1994 The Santa Clause Blu-ray offers solid video and audio in this overall recommended Blu-ray release Scott Calvin accidentally causes Santa Claus to fall to his death from his roof on Christmas Eve. Bass extension provides the requisite impact for the previous Santa's fall from the roof and various landings of the reindeer and sleigh, as well as for some interesting special effects relating to a variety of chimneys. Nick -- but who'd want to see that? An alternate title for the film could have been I Got Swindled Into Becoming St. This sets a tone of unusual stupidity for the disc's supplements.
This popular holiday-comedy franchise stars Tim Allen as a workaholic single-father whose entire life changes when he learns he must become Santa Claus. Violence The original Santa Claus takes a fatal, accidental pratfall. Relive all the joy of this holiday classic in a whole new way in Disney High Definition! Allen's unique ability to remain down-to-earth and believable in the midst of outlandish events sold The Santa Clause's cartoonish premise and made the movie a hit. All that starts to change, though, when Scott takes Charlie for Christmas Eve. Tim Allen, Elizabeth Mitchell, Eric Lloyd. There does not seem to be any room left for an improved presentation on this format. .