Santa Claus has to be a superhero. What other explanation is there for a man having the ability to fly around the world, lift one metric ton of plastic toys over his shoulder and live to be 300 years old?

On film, the bearded fat man has had a long career showcasing his incredible superpowers and captivating the minds of impressionable young viewers. After Cinematical ran a very-NSFW look at Santa's dark side, we felt his image could use a much-needed PR boost.

So without further adieu -- we present to you the most amazing accomplishments ever achieved by movie Santas. You may not believe everything you read or see, but we assure you, every single one of these moments actually happened.
Santa Claus Conquers the Martians
Not Yet Rated1964
In Theaters on December 21st, 2001

Adult martians kidnap Santa (John Call) and two Earth children to make the children of Mars happy. Read More

December 9, 2016
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The Santa Clause 2
G2002
Based on 26 critics

Santa (Tim Allen) must get married by Christmas Eve in order to save the holiday and keep his job. Read More

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
PG2005
Based on 39 critics

Children (Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes) and a mystical lion unite against the White Witch. Read More

December 11, 2016
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Santa With Muscles
PG1996
In Theaters on November 5th, 1996

Amnesia makes a mean tycoon think he's Santa Claus, especially when it comes to a local orphanage. Read More

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December 8, 2016
7:00pm
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Santa Claus
Not Yet Rated1959
In Theaters on December 11th, 1991

Santa (José Elías Moreno) and Merlin save kids from the devil. Read More

December 13, 2016
7:00pm
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