Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (1970 TV Movie)
clip shown on Jarret's room
When the reindeer take off and the children start to rattle off their names, one child says "...and don't forget," referring to Rudolph. The narrator says "that's another story," referring to the Rankin-Bass special based on the character.
The Miss Jessica puppet appears several times during crowd scenes.
Two of the charachers from the TV special appear in this episode.
Larry says that reindeer can fly from eating magic corn.
"Put One Foot in Front of the Other" from the Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town soundtrack is played during the intro.
Hank refers to the German Madrigal exec as "Burgermeister Meisterburger".
Burgermeister Meisterburger from the old Christmas special.
Quentin Tarantino says he watched the special every year when he was young
a trailer for a fake Christmas special identifies Jessica from the show as Mrs. Santa Claus
Mentioned by Jordan.
Hewy discusses on the Christmas specials Rankin Bass has done
Mat makes comparisons between this special and Klaus.
Character named "Meisterburger"
Tim watches this
Winter Warlock takes #5
Kris takes #12
Burgermeister Meisterburger is #7. Winter Warlock gets an honorable mention.
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town is #7.
extract of the film
After falling asleep watching this special, Tim dreams the family is wood in an inspired stop-motion sequence
The Mailman is a parody of Special Delivery Kluger
The Simpsons watch a TV special that spoofs this classic special.
the story about Santa is done in the same way
The opening with the mail truck.