Miracle on 34th Street

Miracle on 34th Street

Title: Miracle on 34th Street

Release: 1947

Rating: 7.9

Language: English, Dutch

Country: USA

Runtime: 96

Genre: Comedy,Drama,Family

Miracle on 34th Street

Release 1947
Rating 7.9
Language English, Dutch
Country USA
Runtime 96
Genre Comedy,Drama,Family



At the Macy's Department Store Thanksgiving Day parade, the actor playing Santa is discovered to be drunk by a whiskered old man. Doris Walker, the no nonsense special events director, persuades the old man to take his place. The old man proves to be a sensation and is quickly recruited to be the store Santa at the main Macy's outlet. While he is successful, Ms. Walker learns that he calls himself Kris Kringle and he claims to be the actual Santa Claus. Despite reassurances by Kringle's doctor that he is harmless, Doris still has misgivings, especially when she has cynically trained herself, and especially her daughter, Susan, to reject all notions of belief and fantasy. And yet, people, especially Susan, begin to notice there is something special about Kris and his determination to advance the true spirit of Christmas amidst the rampant commercialism around him and succeeding in improbable ways. When a raucous conflict with the store's cruelly incompetent psychologist erupts, Kris ...

Director :

George Seaton

Writer :

George Seaton (written for the screen by), Valentine Davies (story)

Actors :

... Doris Walker

... Fred Gailey

... Kris Kringle

... Susan Walker

... Judge Henry X. Harper

... Granville Sawyer

... Charlie Halloran