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Prep & Landing (2009)

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Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.

Directors:

Kevin Deters, Stevie Wermers (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton)

Writers:

Stevie Wermers (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton), Kevin Deters | 9 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Dave Foley ... Wayne (voice)
Sarah Chalke ... Magee (voice)
Mason Vale Cotton ... Timmy Terwelp (voice)
David DeLuise ... Dancer (voice)
Peter Jacobson ... Waterkotte (voice)
Lino DiSalvo ... Gristletoe Joe (voice)
Kevin Deters ... Brian (voice)
Derek Richardson ... Lanny (voice)
William Morgan Sheppard ... The Big Guy (voice) (as Morgan Sheppard)
Nathan Greno ... Dasher (voice)
Hayes MacArthur ... Thrasher (voice)
Kasha Kropinski ... Miss Holly (voice)
Adam Shapiro ... Coal Elf #1 (voice)
Stevie Wermers ... Rev-up elf (voice) (as Stevie Wermers-Skelton)
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Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.

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Trivia

Though uncredited, the voice of Mrs. Claus appears to be the voice of Betty White. See more »

Quotes

The Big Guy: Oh, I'm afraid Magee's rerouting me son.
Wayne: Sir, there's a child here that's really excited for you. We cannot let him down! I can land you safely. I have a plan. And there is time. *Please* sir, let me do my job. I *can't* let Timmy down!
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Connections

References A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

Carol of the Bells
Written by Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych (as Mykola Leontovych) and Peter Wilhousky (as Peter J. Wilhousky)
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fun new Christmas creation
2 December 2014 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

Prep & Landing is an elite group of elves that prepare the house for Santa's arrival. Wayne (Dave Foley) is an arrogant member of the group who expects a new promotion. However his partner Peterson is the one who gets the promotion. He gets a new clueless talkative rookie partner Lanny. He's lost the Christmas spirit and lets Lanny go solo. It doesn't go well when little Timmy wakes up to find the elves. Hyper Magee at operations decides to skip Timmy. Wayne rallies to get Santa to Timmy's house.

It's always nice to have new blood rather than the same old same old. It takes the familiar regimented elves and given them a fast talking edge. It's fun. Wayne is a bit of a downer for most of the show but he ends in a happy place. That's what a Christmas special needs. It needs to bring the holiday joy and this does that with a good message.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lanny and Wayne: The Christmas Elves in Prep & Landing See more »

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16:9 HD
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