The Christmas Collection: The Christmas That Almost Wasn’t (1966), I Believe in Santa Claus (1984), Christmas in New York (2005), The Christmas Elves (1995), O’ Christmas Tree (1998), We Wish You a Merry Christmas (2000), Jingle Bells (1998), The Night Before Christmas (1994), Magic Gift of the Snowman (1995) on 2 Blu-ray Discs in 720p HD
This set cleaned, enhanced and upscaled in 720p HD.
The screenshots are taken from my 60” LCD TV with an iPhone playing on a standard Blu-ray player. This set comes with an interactive menu system.
The Christmas That Almost Wasn’t (1966)
Children unite to help Santa Claus (Alberto Rabagliati) and his wife, whose heartless landlord (Rossano Brazzi) wants the rent.
I Believe in Santa Claus (1984)
In this Christmas classic from France, Santa Claus must secretly rescue hostages with the trusty help of child soldiers, a fairy princess and an ogre.
Christmas in New York (2005)
A young jungle boy named Ari, along with his animal friends, decide to leave their paradise to experience Christmas in New York City. Although Ari is excited for the trip, he also wants to write a letter to Father Christmas, hoping to finally reunite with his parents. Along the way, they meet new friends and get into some good-natured trouble, all while experiencing Christmas in New York!
The Christmas Elves (1995)
Get into the holiday spirit with this classic tale of Hans the Shoemaker and his team of mismatched elves who dream of working for Santa Claus.
O’ Christmas Tree (1998)
This heartwarming animated tale begins in a snowy forest on Christmas Eve, where a forlorn little pine tree feels she is too homely to ever realize her dream of being a real Christmas tree. With the help of a comical Baby Bear, a happy-go-lucky Squirrel, a cynical Nutcracker, and a host of other forest critters, as well as a visit from Santa Claus himself, the little tree discovers the true beauty of the season…shines from within!
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (2000)
In the little town of Harmony, three orphans set out to give the perfect holiday present to the townsfolk: the forgotten gift of Christmas caroling.
Jingle Bells (1998)
Tommy and Beth love their simple life on the farm. When Dad sells something dear to afford fancy presents, they learn the meaning of Christmas.
The Night Before Christmas (1994)
Good-hearted orphan Jeffrey and his cat only want to spread Christmas cheer and find a loving home in this heartwarming musical tale
Magic Gift of the Snowman (1995)
When Princess Electra’s smile is stolen by the evil Charlatan, Snowden the Snowman pulls two kids into his world for a magical adventure.
Standard Blu-ray player: This has the highest playback of all options. I recommend this option if available to you – please make sure your Blu-ray player is fully updated for the best playback experience.
PlayStation 3: I have tested my sets on my PS3, I have a generation 1 FAT model with a firmware of 4.43 and it plays fine. Remember that playback of PS3 is determined by the version of the system and the update you’re on.
PlayStation 4: This has the highest playback of the PlayStation systems. Quality of playback is determined by the version of the system and the update you are currently on. Make sure your system is fully updated for the best playback.
Xbox One: Based on customers reports Xbox has the lowest playback of all game systems. There are some ways to improve playback by updating the system and making sure the Blu-ray app in the system has the newest update. Playback is determined by the version of the system and the update you’re on.
All of this information is based on customer reports and personal experience. I would urge you to go through my feedback to see other customers experiences with playback. Many customers have had great success playing these on game systems. I put this here to be open and honest with you so you can have the best experience possible.
Running these Blu-rays on a video game consoles could result in playback issues based on all the information above.
Please e-mail me if you have any questions. I am here to help. 🙂