Relive this all-time favorite Christmas Classic from Jim Henson. Join Emmett and his 'Ma as they risk everything for the chance to win the cash prize of a talent contest for Christmas.
"...Mr. Henson has produced and directed one of the most charming Christmas specials of the last several years... Once again, Mr. Henson creations verge on the marvelous, perfectly capturing the Wind in the Willows aspects of Emmet Otter's story... These really are the nicest folk on the river -- and on prime-time television."
- The New York Times, 1980
BUY! HERE'S WHY!
Based on the classic Emmit Otter's Jug-band Christmas story book by Russell Hoban.
Originally premiered as Holiday TV special on HBO, ABC and Nickelodeon (1978-1990s)
TV special has huge fan-following.
Rating: Not Rated
Screen Format: TBD
# of Discs / Runtime: 1/TBD
Production Year/TV Premiere Date: 1978