Edit
The Snowman (1982) Poster

(1982)

Goofs

Continuity 

The teddy bear on the little boy's end table goes from being on the floor to back on the table.
1 of 1 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Jump to: Continuity (9) | Errors in geography (3)

Continuity 

When the little boy goes outside to see his snowman, it has just turned midnight, but when he returns to bed after a party with the snowmen and Father Christmas his clock says 11.35.
2 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
When the boy comes downstairs there is a pendulum swinging in the grandfather clock. When he is going outside the pendulum has gone.
2 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
As James is building his snowman, legs and arms appear suddenly.
3 of 4 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
The positions of the parents as they're sleeping.
2 of 3 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
When James is turning the light on and off to show the snowman, the switch always remains in the same position.
1 of 1 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
When James and the Snowman look at the motorcycle from the window, there is no snow on it. When they go outside to ride the motorcycle, there is snow on it.
1 of 1 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
As the snowman gets off the motorcycle his legs are normal. Next shot shows his legs glowing from the heat of the engine.
1 of 1 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
When James gets up from bed on the first night his bedside clock says 8:00 but the grandfather clock says 12:00 (approx 5 min 40). When James and the Snowman leave the kitchen to go upstairs the grandfather clock says 8:05 again (9 min 06).
1 of 1 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
After the Snowman has tried on the parents' clothes in their bedroom, as he leaves we see him in the mirror without his own hat, but in the next shot his hat has reappeared on his head.
1 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink

Errors in geography 

When James and the Snowman are flying to the North Pole, they fly over some penguins which are not found in that region.
3 of 3 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
They are in the South of England and fly over Brighton and towards the Brighton Pier - this is heading South and Father Christmas is in the North Pole.
3 of 3 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Before leaving Santa's house, the Snowman points to the sky outside to indicate that the sun is coming up. Any location north of the Arctic Circle, presumably including Santa's house, would be shrouded in darkness around Christmas time, and would not have a rising sun.
2 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink

See also

Trivia | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Connections | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page