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.

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  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

  6. Porter Hall

    Porter Hall

    Mr. Sawyer

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • May 2, 1947
    G, Theatrical



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