- Title: CF406
B MOVIE FEATURE FILM, SCIENCE FICTION, SCI FI, CHRISTMAS, SPACE, ALIENS, UFO, UNIDENTIFIED FLYING OBJECTS,
Children's TV announcer talks on screen, pan to two Martian children (they are green and have antenna) watching TV in space pod, cut to news presenter on location at North Pole, cut to Santa's workshop / grotto, elves / helpers at work making toys, presenter interviews Santa / Father Christmas, who is smoking a pipe, "Hello boys and girls!" He denies rumour about rocket sled, Mrs Claus arrives and prompts Santa to continue working.
Elves / helpers at work, latest toy rocket, toy Martian doll.
Leader Martian calls for helper - he is asleep under desk, he is prodded with hi tech tickling stick, leader Martian pulls out his antenna so he can hear.
Leader Martian talks to children who are watching programme about Santa Claus "I told you not to watch those silly earth programmes". Children go to sleep on circular platform.
Martian housewife unpacks shopping - food pills for hamburger, buttered asparagus, potatoes and chocolate layer cake. They talk about children. Leader Martian presses a button on his belt and makes announcement - tannoy / communicator.
Pink snowy, rocky landscape - Mars. Group of Martians talk, Martian calls upon ancient wise man who appears in a puff of smoke, old man with stick.
Rocket through space, control room of rocket / space ship with Martians sitting around circular instrument panel, they fire rockets as they enter earth orbit.
New York City seen through rocket's scanner / viewer, Santa Claus on street rings bell.
News reader on TV makes announcement "Special bulletin - an unidentified object has been spotted in orbit around the earth. The Soviet Union denies it has launched any new space satellites. Our radar stations are tracking the space ship - or whatever it is".
Military / space control centre on earth, bizarre looking telescope moves around to pick up signals, computer discs turn, military personnel at work, rocket / missile prepared for launch. Martians in space ship, they find another Martian hiding.
News bulletin reporter on TV screen. Reports sudden disappearance of space ship / UFO. Cu siren sounds, strategic air command scramble to reconnaissance planes and fighter jets, cu fighter jets air to air, Martian space ship control room as they prepare to land, radar screen makes noise, Martian pulls levers to lower landing legs, rocket lands.
Girl and boy sit under tree listening to radio re space ship, girl screams as Martians suddenly appear "I see a Martian!"
News reporter on TV reports disappearance of children, mid-flight refuelling of planes, children into Martian space ship.
Martians into control room, they look at Santa's workshop through scanner, children out of hiding place, down steps of rocket ship onto snow and ice at North Pole.
Cu leader Martian calls for the robot, children hide from Martian, polar bear (man dressed up) chases children.
Robot approaches children, cu robot, robot picks children up.
Robot breaks down door and into Santa's / Father Christmas' workshop / grotto. Elf says "You can't come in here", Martians arrive and fire at elves / helpers with radar gun, they are frozen.
TV screen with reporter "Santa Claus has been kidnapped by Martians!"
German rocket scientist (supposed to be Werner von Braun) interviewed on news bulletin.
Rocket at Cape Canaveral blasts off, Martian looks through scanner, one tells joke and others laugh.
Santa Claus talks to children about experiences he has had with chimneys.
Martian space ship control room, radar screen shows rocket, Martians look at damage to radar blocker, cu Martian lifts lever for air lock door.
Martians argue and fight in control room.
Rocket along in space, planet, seen planet through porthole, Martian rocket control room, Martian wife greets husband.
Earth children meet Martian children and Santa Claus. They all laugh.
Evil Martian in cave complaining, automated toy factory in Mars operated by Santa Claus.
Martian dresses up in Santa's clothes.
Leader Martian holds gun to evil Martian. They argue, one puts hands up.
Santa Claus sets toys on evil Martian.
Santa Claus and children leave, rocket away from ship, pov through space, stars in space, cu planet.
- Master Title:SANTA CLAUS CONQUERS THE MARTIANS