The Movie: How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966)
What Is It?: A tremendous collection of talent— animator Chuck Jones, voice artists Boris Karloff and June Foray, singer and cereal tiger Thurl Ravenscroft—came together to make the best Christmas story of the twentieth century by the best children’s writer of the twentieth century breathe with color, music, and noise, noise, noise, noise.
Why Today?: This is the day the Grinch stole.