Coming up on Saturday at the Described Movies: Arthur Christmas

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From this Saturday at 2am Eastern, that’s 8pm Saturday in NZ, 6pm in Sydney and 7am in the UK, and repeated every four hours throughout the day , it’s the described movie Arthur Christmas from 2011.
Arthur Christmas is a 2011 British-American 3D computer-animated Christmas comedy film, produced by Aardman Animations and Sony Pictures Animation as their first collaborative project. The film was released on 11 November 2011, in the UK, and on 23 November 2011, in the USA.
Directed by Sarah Smith, and co-directed by Barry Cook, it stars the voices of James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent, Imelda Staunton, and Ashley Jensen.
Set on Christmas night, the film tells a story about Arthur Claus, the clumsy but good hearted son of Father Christmas, who discovers that Santa's high-tech ship has failed to deliver one girl's present. In response, he goes on a mission to save her Christmas, accompanied only by his free-spirited and reckless grandfather, a rebellious yet enthusiastic young Christmas elf obsessed with wrapping gifts for children, and a team of eight strong, magical yet untrained reindeer.
Arthur Christmas was very well received by critics, who praised its animation and humorous, smart and heart-warming story.
The film earned $147 million at the box office on a $100 million budget. Directed by: Sarah Smith.
Produced by: Steve Pegram.
Written by: Peter Baynham and Sarah Smith.
Starring: James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent, Imelda Staunton and Ashley Jensen.
Music by: Harry Gregson-Williams.
Cinematography: Jericca Cleland.
Edited by: John Carnochan and James Cooper.
Production company: Columbia Pictures, Aardman Animations and Sony Pictures Animation.
Distributed by: Sony Pictures Releasing.
Release date: 11 November 2011 (United Kingdom) and 23 November 2011 (United States).
Running time: 97 minutes.
Country: United Kingdom and United States.
Language: English.
Budget: $100 million.
Box office: $147 million.
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