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364 Ratings

Miracle on 34th Street

Directed by George Seaton
United States, 1947
Comedy, Drama, Family


When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing.

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Miracle on 34th Street Directed by George Seaton

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1948 | 3 wins including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

1948 | Nominee: Best Picture

Locarno International Film Festival

1948 | Winner: Best Arrangement Prize

Golden Globes (USA)

1948 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actor

National Film Preservation Board

2005 | Winner: National Film Registry

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