Dr. Seuss and How the Grinch Stole Christmas

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Theodor Seuss Geisel was a cartoonist, poet, and American writer. He was most widely known for his children's books written and illustrated as Dr. Seuss. “The short film “How the Grinch stole Christmas”, came out in the year 1966. It was made from the original story book that published in 1956 by Dr. Seuss”, (Hutchinson). Grinch, which is the main character of the story. He is labeled as a cruel scoundrel, who lives a lonely life in his cave north of the village, with no one to mingle with, except his dog Max. Max the Grinch's dog definitely plays along to his master's shameful tactics. The dog follows the Grinch around, never letting the viewer’s know whether or not he is fully on board with the Grinch's plans, though we suspect he is not given his long, glum face. Cindy-Lou Who only appears once in the story, who is just a little girl that the Grinch ran into while he was on his mission to destroy Christmas. Cindy-Lou who serves as a trigger to the Grinch's change of heart. Then there’s the rest of the Grinch's enemies, the Whos, who seem to have no idea that their unusual neighbor to the north is plotting to extinguish their spirits.
First, the story "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" by Dr. Seuss is one of the classic children's stories of all time. It is about a grouchy hermit, the Grinch, who hated Christmas, and all the Christmas celebrations, who tried to stop Christmas from coming. He tried to do this by stealing all of Christmas cheer, by taking all the food, and all

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