Kris Kringle, seemingly the embodiment of Santa Claus, is asked to portray the jolly old fellow at Macy's following his performance in the Thanksgiving Day parade. His portrayal is so complete many begin to question if he truly is Santa Claus while others question his sanity.

  1. George Seaton

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Valentine Davies


Top Billed Cast

  1. Edmund Gwenn

    Edmund Gwenn

    Kris Kringle

  2. Natalie Wood

    Natalie Wood

    Susan Walker

  3. Maureen O'Hara

    Maureen O'Hara

    Doris Walker

  4. John Payne

    John Payne

    Fred Gailey

  5. Philip Tonge

    Philip Tonge

    Mr. Shellhammer

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Miracle on 34th Street
Miracle on 34th Street


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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 2, 1947


    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

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