VCI Entertainment and Sugar Plum Productions presents "SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION" (2008) (76 mins/Color/B&W) (Dolby digitally remastered) --- What we have here is a glimpse from Christmas' past --- Pure classics on a full length production video features many favorite selections including, "WHITE CHRISTMAS" (Bing Crosby), "THE CHRISTMAS SONG" (Nat King Cole), "WINTER WONDERLAND" (Connie Francis) and "RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER" (Pat Boone) -- bringing immortal and delightful renditions to the Holiday Season.
Rekindles your fondest memories of good Ole Saint Nick (Santa Claus) and his bag full of presents --- Listen and view angel choirs, sparkling winters, glittering trees, plus hundreds of spectacular scenes come to life with 23 of the most popular tunes and traditional carols ever recorded --- Sure to become a part of your family holiday tradition --- Enjoy this special production on DVD which promotes fellowship with warm feelings inclusive --- Make this collection the perfect new family Holiday tradition. to treasures year after year.
You ll also enjoy inspiring carols by The London Symphony Orchestra as well as yuletide favorites from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky "THE NUTCRACKER" performed by The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra --- Plus selections of - "JOLLY OLD ST. NICHOLAS", "SANTA CLAUS IS COMIN TO TOWN", "SLEIGH RIDE" and "WE WISH YOU A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS", Arranged and Conducted by Kennard Ramsey is a perfect fit the holidays.
BONUS: Plus almost one hour worth of classic Christmas shorts including the Max Fleischer color cartoon "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" (1948).
Complete Song List:
1. DECK THE HALLS The London Symphony Orchestra
2. WHITE CHRISTMAS Bing Crosby
3. JOLLY OLD ST. NICHOLAS Arranged & Conducted by Kennard Ramsey
4. HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS Arranged & Conducted by Bob Krogstad
5. DANCE OF THE SUGAR PLUM FAIRY The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
6. RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER Pat Boone
7. HARK! THE HERALD ANGELS SING The London Symphony Orchestra
8. WE WISH YOU A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS Arranged & Conducted by Kennard Ramsey
9. WHAT CHILD IS THIS? (GREENSLEAVES) The London Symphony Orchestra
10.SILENT NIGHT Arranged and Conducted by Bob Krogstad
11.AWAY IN A MANGER The London Symphony Orchestra
12.IS THERE A PLACE Steve Amerson
13.O TANNENBAUM The London Symphony Orchestra
14.WINTER WONDERLAND Connie Francis
15.MARCH The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
16.IN DULCI JUBILO The London Symphony Orchestra
17.O COME ALL YE FAITHFUL The London Symphony Orchestra
18.SANTA CLAUS IS COMIN TO TOWN Arranged and Conducted by Kennard Ramsey
19.THE FIRST NOEL The London Symphony Orchestra
20.SLEIGH RIDE Arranged and Conducted by Kennard Ramsey
21.THE CHRISTMAS SONG Nat King Cole
22.JOY TO THE WORLD The London Symphony Orchestra
23.JOY TO THE WORLD Eric Rogers Chorale
SPECIAL VIDEO FEATURETTES INCLUDE:
1.. Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer (1948) -
Max Fleischer (Director) (9 mins/Color) - Animated
2. Silent Night (1953) - Story of the favorite carol
3. Christmas Customs Near and Far (1954) -
Fran Allison (14 mins/B&W)
4. Christmas Is (1970) - Hans Conried
(19 mins/Color) - Animated
5. The City That Forgot Christmas (1970) - by Mary Warren
(22 mins/Color) - Animated
6. The Stableboy's Christmas (1978) - by Richard Wendley (23 mins/Color)
7. When the Littlest Camel Knelt (1958) inspirational Christmas tale
(11 mins/Color) - Animated
Each featurette is a Christmas Classic within the realm of the Holiday Season ---
sure to be a Treasure and a Holiday Tradition.
Hats off and thanks to Robert Blair and his staff at VCI Entertainment --- VCI was named in Variety and Hollywood Reporter as the first company to produce and release motion pictures directly to the home marketplace --- order your copy now from Amazon or VCI Entertainment where there are plenty of copies available on DVD, stay tuned once again for top notch releases --- VCI are experts in releasing long forgotten films and treasures to the collector -- looking forward to more Nostalgic Collections.
Total Time: 76 mins on DVD ~ VCI Entertainment ~ (11/04/2008)