Garfield and Charlie Brown are some of the most beloved animated Christmas specials but most popular franchises got in on the action at some point, including The Smurfs in 1982 with The Smurfs Christmas Special, which you can watch in the latest Everything Action Theater.
With 1993’s Look Who’s Talking Now set during Christmas, the movie recruited young French pop star Jordy, who the previous year set the Guinness World Record for the youngest singer ever with #1 song, to make a special music video for his Christmas song, “It’s Christmas, C’est Noel” that tied into the movie.
Kurt Russell is back as cinema’s coolest Santa in The Christmas Chronicles 2 with wife and co-star Goldie Hawn joining the fun as Mrs. Claus in November on Netflix.
A miserable and washed-up Chris Cringle aka Santa Claus is forced to take on a contract with the US military to keep his operation afloat while also being hunted by a hitman hired by a disgruntled kid who got a lump of coal in the upcoming action/comedy, Fatman.
Since he was portraying the frontman of a blues/rock band called The Jack Frost Band, it’s only natural that Michael Keaton would appear on the movie’s soundtrack and there are two songs from the fictional band alongside the likes of Hanson, Lisa Loeb, REO Speedwagon and more.