5 user

Frosty the Snowman (1954)

An animated musical number of the beloved classic song based off everyone's favorite snowman Frosty.




Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

When a town learns that Santa Claus has struck it off his delivery schedule due to an insulting letter, a way must be found to change his mind.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Stars: Joel Grey, Tammy Grimes, John McGiver
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Pluto comes bounding outside to help Mickey get a Christmas tree. Chip 'n Dale see him and make fun of him, but the tree they take refuge in is the one Mickey chops down. They like the ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Hannah
Stars: Ruth Clifford, Pinto Colvig, Dessie Flynn
Frosty the Snowman (TV Short 1969)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Stars: Jackie Vernon, Billy De Wolfe, Jimmy Durante
Frosty's Winter Wonderland (TV Short 1976)
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Frosty's kind of lonely, so the kids think of making him a wife, Crystal. But will Jack Frost let them be happy?

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Stars: Andy Griffith, Shelley Winters, Dennis Day
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Emperor Chiaotzu's wife has gone missing, and he is told by Master Shen that if he collects the seven dragon balls he can call upon the eternal dragon and wish for her return. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »

Director: Kazuhisa Takenouchi
Stars: Masako Nozawa, Mami Koyama, Tôru Furuya
Frosty Returns (TV Short 1992)
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas.

Directors: Evert Brown, Bill Melendez
Stars: Jonathan Winters, Jan Hooks, Andrea Martin
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Frosty the Snowman goes where he is needed most, and the town of Evergreen sure needs a visit. Mr. Tinkerton, the mayor, runs a tight ship, and there's no room for talk of magic or any ... See full summary »

Director: Greg Sullivan
Stars: Grey DeLisle, Jeannie Elias, Bill Fagerbakke
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A stop-motion animated film version of the song "The Three Little Dwarfs"

Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Stars: The Norman Luboff Choir, Norma Zimmer


An animated musical number of the beloved classic song based off everyone's favorite snowman Frosty.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

village | traffic cop | sun | song | snow | See All (29) »

Parents Guide:





Release Date:

1954 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Featured in Critters 3 (1991) See more »


Frosty the Snowman
Written by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

The Stuff that Christmas is made of.......
2 September 2008 | by (Chicago IL) – See all my reviews

As a child--a "baby boomer"--coming up in Chicago in the 1950s and '60s, some local TV stations took great pride in presenting wholesome, meaningful entertainment.

"Suzy Snowflake" is a vestige of that era and of those times, when the world was not such a cold place because of the warmth and caring of the times. This stop-action animated short clearly was not "made for television", but most likely was made as a trailer to be shown in movie theaters during the yuletide season. It is credited to "Centaur Productions". Where they were--and who--merits research, but I suspect it was possibly made in NYC.

The Singers on this very, very short "3 minute drill" were--to my ear--The Norman Luboff Choir, one of the premier studio groups of that day. On records, they backed everyone from Sinatra to Belafonte. Here they give a lilting, haunting "A Capella" performance that instantly brings to mind all of the elements of Christmases of days gone by; home and hearth, family and friends, good times and pleasant memories.

There were a number of shorts such as this that were typical Christmas season fare...two others stand out as worthwhile watches... "Frosty The Snowman", a product of UPA studios and also made for theatrical release, featured a hip,"Be-Boppish" performance--also A Capella-- by the 'Starlighters' ( or could it be "Six Hits and a Miss"?)--who were then very busy west coast studio singers, and who were mainstays of the "Chesterfield Supper Club" radio program with Jo Stafford and Paul Weston... and then, possibly the most popular of the three, "Hardrock & Coco & Joe". This one ,too, might have featured the Luboff singers and was a "Centaur Production".

My personal favorite was "Frosty", but the women and girls may over-rule us guys in favor of the gentle qualities of "Suzy Snowflake". This is a part of TV and the past that never should have changed, and these should be staples on some TV station somewhere every Christmas.

0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page