Frosty the Snowman

1969

Frosty the Snowman

Critics Consensus

Frosty the Snowman is a jolly, happy sing-along that will delight children with its crisp animation and affable title character, who makes an indelible impression with his corncob pipe, button nose, and eyes made out of coal.

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Total Count: 15

72%

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User Ratings: 35,105
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Movie Info

This special release celebrates the 45th anniversary of an animated Christmas classic, Frosty the Snowman. First airing on CBS, the Jimmy Durante-narrated special has been a staple of Christmastime for decades. Enjoy the holiday special in all its digitally restored glory.

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Critic Reviews for Frosty the Snowman

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Audience Reviews for Frosty the Snowman

  • Sep 28, 2011
    Frosty, like its counterparts, is completely timeless. The music is the highlight, props to Jimmy Durante. It is also very colorful for a 60's animated film.
    Jackson W Super Reviewer
  • Dec 11, 2010
    Basically an extended version of the song, Frosty the Snowman probably holds more cheer for American audiences. In England we have The Snowman, a much subtler and sadder story, but very similar. Here we have some kids looking to have fun with Frosty while a magician tries to reclaim his magic hat. I couldn't completely enjoy this as, to me, it was rightfully the magician's hat in the first place. The song is always great, and I liked most of the voice work. At under half an hour, it's a great, quick dose of Christmas.
    Luke B Super Reviewer
  • Dec 04, 2010
    by far my favorite of rankin basses films
    Michael E Super Reviewer
  • Sep 05, 2010
    I haven't seen this movie in years, but I loved it when I was a kid, and I think kids today will enjoy it still. Watch it for Christmas this year and see for yourself. Merry Christmas!
    Aj V Super Reviewer

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