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Frosty Returns (1992)

TV Short  |  TV-G  |   |  Short, Animation, Musical
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The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas.


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Complete credited cast:
Narrator (voice)
Lil (voice)
Miss Carbuncle (voice)
Mr. Twitchell (voice)
Holly (voice)
Michael Patrick Carter ...
Charles (voice)
(voice) (as Philip Glasser)
Gail Lynch ...
Mindy Ann Martin ...
(voice) (as Mindy Martin)


Twitchell's invented Summer Wheeze: a spray can that instantly removes snow and slush. And Beansborough's getting snow-free. And Holly has to keep Frosty from melting, and convince everybody that snow's actually a good thing. Written by Kathy Li

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1 December 1992 (USA)  »

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The actress who lends her voice to Ms. Carbuncle is also the voice of Ms. Priss in a popular Spongebob SquarePants episode. See more »


The first movie showed Frosty ceasing to live when his top hat was removed, but in this movie he takes the hat off multiple times and stays alive. See more »


[first lines]
Narrator: Some folks say if you really want to see the country, take a bus. Or hop a train. Ride a bike. Me, I'm an old-fashioned kind of guy. Stick to what I know: snowflakes. I know it's not for everyone, but as long as you pack light, I mean, and wear at least three layers of undies, it's a lovely way to spend the winter.
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Follows The Easter Bunny Is Comin' to Town (1977) See more »


No More Snow!
Performed by Brian Doyle-Murray
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I'd give it 0 if I could
8 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

You know when you are growing up and you fall in love with the Christmas stand-bys: How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer, and Frosty the Snowman? Frosty the Snowman has a sequel which was made in 1976 called Frosty's Winter Wonderland. It's a great movie. This movie, Frosty Returns, is a waste of airtime. Acting, casting, plot, characterization, animation, everything about this movie is horrible. If there were a 0 rating, this movie would definitely deserve it. Who on earth decided that this movie should be shown in place of Frosty's Winter Wonderland needs to be fired (or shot). I like the actors who are in this movie, so don't think I have something against John Goodman, Brian Doyle-Murray or Jan Hooks. This was one of the worst movies ever made. Avoid it if you value your time, and try Frosty's Winter Wonderland if you can. It's got better acting, plot, animation, characterization, and just a more Christmasey feel. I don't usually use the "S" word in my comments, but this one deserves it. This movie just plain SUCKS.

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