Ernest Saves Christmas


1h 31m 1988

Brief Synopsis

Ernest meets Santa Claus and helps him in his search for a successor.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1988
Production Company
Sharon Smith Holley
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Orlando, Florida, USA; Nashville, Tennessee, USA; Disney/MGM Studios, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

Synopsis

Ernest meets Santa Claus and helps him in his search for a successor.

Crew

Joseph Akerman

Executive Producer

Tom Akos

Driver

Russell Roy Allen

Location Manager

Mary Antinozzi

Camera Assistant

Terry Arthur

Key Grip

Chris August

Set Decorator

Tom Bahr

Stunts

Jama Ball

Special Effects Assistant

Shawn Barry

Costume Supervisor

Robbie Beck

Props

Sally Becom

Apprentice

Mark Berger

Sound

Todd Boekelheide

Sound

Walt Borchers

Music

Vicky Bowlin

On-Set Dresser

June Brickman

Makeup

Karen A Brocco

Sound Effects Editor

Steve Brown

Other

Terry Brown

Music

Robert Burdick

Carpenter

Andy Burr

Driver

Carol Byron

Unit Production Manager

Carol Byron

Production Accountant

Stephanie Byron

Accounting Assistant

Glenn Campbell

Motion Control

Chris Carpenter

On-Set Dresser

Karen Chalk

Driver

Doug Claybourne

From Story

Doug Claybourne

Producer

Jim Clayton

Construction Coordinator

Suzanne Cobb

Electrician

Sandi Cook

Other

W Russell Davis

Driver

Loolee Deleon

Production Coordinator

Stel Deleon

Other

Joanie Diener

Music Editor

Francesca Dodd

Apprentice

Patrick Dodd

Sound Supervisor

Danny Lee Douglas

Driver

Bob Dracup

Gaffer

Steve Duff

Driver

Dale Emminger

Dolly Grip

Martin Erlichman

Executive Producer

Theresa Eubanks

Script Supervisor

Bernie Fidelo

Other

Lynda Foote

Costumes

Scott Forrester

Grip

Michael Foster

Driver

Robert Foxworth

Stunts

Sara Fuller

Location Manager

Barbara Gaddy-edrington

Animal Trainer

Bernie Gagliano

Other

John Garrett

Production Assistant

Chuck Garsha

Music

Jerry Gatlin

Stunt Coordinator

Shelley Gazin

Photography

Vince Gimondo

Grip

Vince Gimondo

Special Effects

W Frank Godwin

Assistant Camera Operator

Allen Gonzales

Animator

Gregory Gossett

Carpenter

David Grant

Apprentice

Justis Greene

Coproducer

Justis Greene

Unit Production Manager

Sharon Haley

Assistant

Robert Hallowell

Other

Robert Hallowell

Hair

Nicholas Hammond

Boom Operator

David A Harp

Assistant Camera Operator

Gene Hartline

Stunts

Todd Hatfield

Other

Billy Bob Hendricks

Electrician

Robert G Hoelen

Grip

Sharon Smith Holley

Cable Operator

Joseph Holmes

Film Lab

Polly Holmes

Sound Effects Editor

Jeff Hurst

Best Boy

Mike Hutchinson

Craft Service

Neil Hyman

Transportation Captain

Robert Jauregui

Stunts

B Kline

Screenplay

Kevin Koneval

Camera Operator

Veronica Krupski

Casting

John Kuhlman

Other

A. Welch Lambeth

Transportation Coordinator

Walter Lambeth

Driver

Barbara Lange

Production Coordinator

Paul Lasaine

Matte Painter

Kathleen Letterie

Casting

Patrice Leung

Assistant Director

Alan Levi

Production Assistant

Mark Levinson

Assistant

Tantar Leviseur

Property Master

Farrel Levy

Assistant Editor

Michael D Lonzo

Director Of Photography

Steve E Martin

Animal Trainer

Polly Ann Mattson

Production Assistant

Kim T Mcclees

On-Set Dresser

Tim Mchugh

Visual Effects Supervisor

Billy Mears

Dolly Grip

Craig Mitchell

Grip

Peter Mitchell

Costume Designer

Peter Montgomery

Motion Control

John Wayne Moore

Driver

Linda Hardy Morgenroth

Makeup Assistant

Linda Hardy Morgenroth

Hair Assistant

Doug Murray

Sound Designer

Cynthia Neill-knizek

Inbetweener

Candi Orsini

Stunts

Ron Osenbaugh

Color Timer

Gina Gallo Paris

Assistant Editor

David Parker

Sound

Ken Parker

Animal Trainer

Joe Parra

Film Lab

Nik Petrik

Assistant Camera Operator

Gayle Phelps

Animal Trainer

Tom Pielemeier

Grip

Bill Pitts

Driver

Douglas A Raine

Assistant Director

Brian Raymond

Other

Sharyn L Ross

Editor

Steve Rundell

Visual Effects

Coke Sams

Coproducer

Rich Schirmer

Sound

Ryan Schultz

Carpenter

Robert Shoup

Sound Effects Editor

Lee Siler

Driver

Cactus Simser

Driver

Mark Snow

Music

Carolyn Soper

Effects Coordinator

Peter Stein

Director Of Photography

Armin Steiner

Music

Sandy Stoller

Script Supervisor

Cecil Stone

Driver

Tommy Ray Sullivan

Electrician

Lucy Tanashian

Storyboard Artist

Ian D Thomas

Art Director

Rick Thompson

Carpenter

Darrin Tindall

Production Assistant

James R Tomaro

Electrician

Ed Turner

Associate Producer

Ed Turner

From Story

Ed Turner

Screenplay

Todd Turner

Assistant Director

Douglas Ulm

Camera Operator

Michael Vezina

Special Effects Assistant

Chuck Waters

Stunt Man

Mike Weesner

Special Effects Coordinator

Doug White

Driver

John White

Film Lab

Stacy Williams

Producer

Prentis Woods

Driver

Karen Yokomizo

Accounting Assistant

Tina Zeno

On-Set Dresser

Mark Zimbicki

Boom Operator

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1988
Production Company
Sharon Smith Holley
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Orlando, Florida, USA; Nashville, Tennessee, USA; Disney/MGM Studios, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall November 11, 1988

Released in United States on Video November 1, 1989

Began shooting March 28, 1988.

Released in United States on Video November 1, 1989

Released in United States Fall November 11, 1988