The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus (1985)

Movie Summary

A babe born in the woods near the forest of Burzee is named Claus. As Claus grows up, the gods send him to the land of mortals to spread joy and happiness where there is none.

The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus was originally released on CBS December 17, 1985.

Where can I watch The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus online?

The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus is available to stream from the following providers:

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Is The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus available to buy on DVD?


When will The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus air on TV in 2023?

12/15/23 – 4:30am on AMC
12/16/23 – 7:45am on AMC
12/20/23 – 4:45am on AMC
12/23/23 – 6:30am on AMC

This movie normally airs throughout the holiday season on AMC. For a complete schedule of dates and times, view the AMC Best Christmas Ever schedule.

Year Released


Cast Includes

Earl Hammond (Santa Claus), Earle Hyman (King Awgwa), Larry Kenney (Commander of the Wind Demons), Bob McFadden (Tingler), J.D. Roth (Young Claus), Alfred Drake (The Great Ak), Lesley Miller (Necile), Joey Grasso (Weekum)

Rate Movie:

4.2/5 - (5 votes)

The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus Movie Trailer

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5 thoughts on “The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus (1985)

  • December 14, 2021 at 5:21 PM

    Please show more of the Life and Adventures of Santa Claus use do not play it enough Pine is on AMC I have DirecTV please please please my favorite movie

  • December 5, 2015 at 1:45 PM

    This is my favorite Christmas show. It should be aired more than once and the sad thing is I already missed it!! You play some of the others 3 or 4 times! Even more

  • December 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM

    Facts guys they should just do a day of classics

  • December 2, 2014 at 10:00 PM

    Yes why is this not playing? This one of my favorites. I make sure I look for it each year so I can record it. This is a classic and should be played at least once every Christmas.

  • December 2, 2014 at 6:33 AM

    why is The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus not on your schedule for 2014. It was only aired once last year.

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