Arthur Christmas(Movie, 2011)

| 1h 37min | Genres: Drama, Animation, Kids & Family, Comedy
Arthur ChristmasRating: 3.4/5 (with 528528 votes)
Arthur Christmas is a 2011 3D computer-animated fantasy film and was the first Sony Pictures Animation film co-produced with Aardman Animations. Directed by Sarah Smith and co-directed by Barry Cook, the film stars the voices of James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent, Imelda Staunton, and Ashley Jensen. It is also the second entirely-computer animated Aardman feature film after 2006’s Flushed Away. The film is based on the premise that Santa Claus is not a person but actually a hereditary title carried on by different individuals over generations. Set on Christmas night, it tells a story about Arthur Claus, the clumsy but goodhearted son of the current Santa, who discovers that Santa's high-tech ship has failed to deliver one girl's present. In response, he, accompanied only by his free-spirited and reckless grandfather, a rebellious yet enthusiastic young Christmas elf obsessed with wrapping gifts for children, and a team of eight strong, magical yet untrained reindeer, embark on a mission to save her Christmas Arthur Christmas was released on 11 November 2011, in the United Kingdom, and on 23 November 2011, in the United States. The film received highly positive reviews from critics but earned $147 million at the box office on a budget of $10... ()
Movie poster of Arthur Christmas

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Duration: 1h 38min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 38min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

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About Arthur Christmas

Each Christmas, Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and distribute them around the world in one night. However, when one of 600 million children to receive a gift from Santa on Christmas Eve is missed, it is deemed ‘acceptable’ to all but one—Arthur. Arthur Claus is Santa’s misfit son who executes an unauthorised rookie mission to get the last present half way around the globe before dawn on Christmas morning.

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Trailer for Arthur Christmas + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Additional Information

Official websites:
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 33 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Estonian (ET), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Slovenian (SL), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 11/23/2011 (World premiere: 11/10/2011)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Operación regalo"
"Operação Presente"
"Mission Noel"
"Artur päästab jõulud"
"Santa Claus al rescate"
"Artturi Joulu - Joulupukin poika"
"Mission noel"
"Karácsony Artúr"
"Arthurs julegaverace"
"Секретная служба Санта-Клауса"

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