Wordless (save for the song "Walking in the Air") animated adventure about a young English boy who makes a snowman one Christmas Eve, only for it to come to life that night and take him on a magical adventure to the North Pole to meet Santa Claus.
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Based on a popular wordless book by Raymond Briggs
that told the story through a series of pictures. See more
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). See more
I remember that winter because it had brought the heaviest snows I had ever seen. Snow had fallen steadily all night long and in the morning I woke in a room filled with light and silence, the world seemed to be held in a dream-like stillness. It was a magical day...
...and it was on that day I made the snowman.
The 25th Anniversary Release includes a fully animated intro from Father Christmas, voiced by
. The DVD includes an optional audio track where Father Christmas narrates the entire film. See more
Walking in the Air
Music and Lyrics by Howard Blake
Performed by Peter Auty See more