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The Snow Queen (1995)

Tom (Damian Hunt) and his sister Ellie (Ellie Beaven) live in an ordinary town leading ordinary lives but not for long. Far away, in her vast ice palace, the Snow Queen (Dame Helen Mirren) ... See full summary »


Martin Gates




Cast overview:
Ellie Beaven Ellie Beaven ... Ellie (voice)
David Jason ... Eric (voice)
Hugh Laurie ... Peeps (voice)
Helen Mirren ... Snow Queen (voice)
Rik Mayall ... Robber King (voice)
Julia McKenzie ... The Old Lady / Freda (voice)
Imelda Staunton ... Ivy / Angorra (voice)
Damian Hunt Damian Hunt ... Tom (voice)
Zizi Strallen Zizi Strallen ... Polly (voice) (as Sylphide Strallen)
Russell Floyd Russell Floyd ... Wardrobe (voice)
Colin Marsh Colin Marsh ... Baggy (voice)
Richard Tate Richard Tate ... Les (voice)
Rowan D'Albert Rowan D'Albert ... Prince (voice)
Scarlett Strallen ... Princess (voice)
Gary Martin ... Dimly (voice)
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Tom (Damian Hunt) and his sister Ellie (Ellie Beaven) live in an ordinary town leading ordinary lives but not for long. Far away, in her vast ice palace, the Snow Queen (Dame Helen Mirren) plots to rule the world. A fast-moving, funny, and beautifully animated musical adventure based on Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale.

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not that good
5 February 2016 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

Tom and Ellie live in a small town listening to their grandmother tell the story of the evil Snow Queen. The Snow Queen sends his trolls to set up her mirror but it shatters. Two shards get embedded into Tom turning him evil. The Snow Queen recovers the pieces and kidnaps Tom to put the pieces back together. Ellie sets off to rescue her brother Tom.

The animation style is basically 80s Saturday morning TV cartoon. It's perfectly fine. The songs are rather boring. There is an adventure born from the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale. It's comical with childish humor. It would be helpful if the story is more compelling but it's basically one extended road trip. It's not that good except for the littlest kids and I fear that even they could be bored.

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21 November 1995 (USA) See more »

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