Bitter and hateful, the Grinch is irritated at the thought of a nearby village having a happy time celebrating Christmas. Disguised as Santa Claus, with his dog made to look like a reindeer, he decides to raid the village to steal all the Christmas things.

  1. Ben Washam


  2. Chuck Jones


  3. Dr. Seuss


  4. Irv Spector


  5. Bob Ogle


Top Billed Cast

  1. Boris Karloff

    Boris Karloff

    Narrator / The Grinch (voice)

  2. June Foray

    June Foray

    Cindy Lou Who (voice) (uncredited)

  3. Thurl Ravenscroft

    Thurl Ravenscroft

    Singer 'You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch' (voice) (uncredited)

  4. Dal McKennon

    Dal McKennon

    Max (voice) (uncredited)

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How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!


Status Released

Release Information

  • December 18, 1966


    No rating information.

  • December 18, 1966


    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 0h 26m

Budget $315,000.00

Revenue -



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