I let him pick out 3 movies. Where Eubie is hyper and Gilda is nervous, Derek is cynical and streetwise. In his bid to get Bluesville off the Naughty List, Eubie violated several rules in one day. That night, they give the mayor of Bluesville a bottle of anti-snore medicine in his sleep, while Eubie spends the night waxing all the cliffs surrounding Bluesville. To search for more help, Molly takes Eubie to Bluesville, the most miserable part of Bluesville, for a meeting of a group called S.
The Christmas theme gets made over with high tech computer animation and a star packed cast featuring Harry Connick Jr. When the sun shines over Bluesville again, people once again expect it to only last it usual four seconds, but after it disappears over the cliffsides again, leaving the people disappointed at not having the sun shine on them longer, the sun reflects of the freshly-waxed walls, filling the whole town of Bluesville experience more sun than it's ever had before, making them feel happier than they had ever been in their lives. Man 1: I don't know Curtis: Tuesday. Molly comes out of the school, where Derek meets her. As punishment, Santa had Eubie turn in his hat, which, at the North Pole, meant his Christmas happiness and powers were taken away. Molly soon decides that Eubie's plans are hopeless, and tells him to just take all his big ideas home. Not too sappy, and still a possible Christmas classic.
There are also great extras including an interview with Harry Conick Jr. So glad I bought it. First appearing in the short of called , the characters in the Happy Little Elves are often crudely drawn and are generally aimed at younger children. The Christmas theme gets made over with high tech computer animation and a star packed cast featuring Harry Connick Jr. Putting this theory to the test, the buoyant and cheerful elf descends upon the depressing town of Bluesville.
It will even be nice throughout the year! This time, both are put on punishment and are sentenced to clean up the toy factory, with both their hats taken away. There are quite a few good laughs in here. Because people are so miserable in Bluesville, nobody knows how to tell a joke properly. Norbert: As usual, what you think and reality have nothing to do with one another. Eubie talks to the mayor about what is wrong with Bluesville, he explains everything in a song.
The Happy Elf is destined to become a holiday classic. With a pinch of elfish magic and a magical whoosh, Eubie's off to Bluesville. Merchandising includes posters, lunchboxes, shirts, dolls, etc. He pinned the whole original score, and I really enjoyed that. Highlighted by Harry Connick, Jr. The delightful animations show a myriad of nuanced facial expressions that draw the viewer into the story.
Production on the special is by , an company, the same animation company known for producing. The mayor then makes a deal with Eubie. He tells her to find the mayor and give him a jar of wax, and a piece of non-flammable cole that was squeezed into a implying that Eubie stuck the non-flammable coal squeezed into diamonds to the waxed cliffsides , and to tell her that Eubie was sorry he couldn't be there. When Eubie has finished waxing the cliffsides of Bluesville, he says to himself that he has one thing left to do, but before he can do that, the same elves who took him back to the North Pole the first time come back to retrieve him again. The show premiered at Coterie Theatre at in on November 13, 2007 to generally good reviews. Eubie's first plan on getting the kids to help him make Bluesville a happier place is having them gather on a busy street and start a pie fight, but that only makes all the people angry.
Eubie asks the mayor if there's anything about Bluesvill that makes him feel proud, to which the mayor replies that Bluesvill is the world's largest manufacturer of non-flammable , which children enjoy throwing at people. A new musical comedy by the Grammy Award-winning and Tony Award-nominated composer and lyricist, Harry Connick, Jr. At the school, when recess starts, the bell has an elve's shoe placed over the ringer, blocking it from ringing the bell, which makes the kids ecstatic that they can continue playing. But he's a bit more idealistic than most of Santa's elves, and his optimism might be about to take a harsh hit. Then, one Christmas Eve, he sees something strange: in the whole town of Bluesville, not a single person has been nice. This sets the stage for Eubie's ebuillent optimism versus the staid conventions of the townspeople.
He just wanted to watch this over and over again. As he forms a plan to deliver true holiday cheer and merriment to the little depressed town of Bluesville, he'll need all of the belief he has in the wonder of Christmas to pull it off. Instead, he's stuck checking the naughty-or-nice lists. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Happy Elf Directed by John Rice Produced by Scott D. The songs, comedy, and adventure all add up to one irresistibly fresh take on Christmas! So you know where I found it.
Also, at the school in Bluesville, only lasts for one minute the bell that signals recess' end rings the moment all the children are outside. The festive Christmas songs are also a great touch that really put the icing on the cake! It is great my 3 year old wants to watch it over and over again! While wondering what he can do to make it up to them, they have him do the one thing Eubie intended to do to finish making Bluesville a happier place. More than anything else, Eubie longs to be a part of Santa's sleigh team. At the What Factory, the machien had been tampered with, so rather than grey question marks, the machine now produced different-coloured of all shapes and sizes, which pleasantly surprises the factory workers. Hoping to introduce a new generation of children to the joys of jazz, Connick has crafted a musical landscape against which Eubie's story unfolds. It was so dark and depressing that people who lived there didn't know how to tell a joke.