PG | | Comedy, Drama, Family
A father who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son, before he is gone forever.
George Clooney was originally attached to the project, but when he left to do Batman & Robin (1997), ex-Batman Michael Keaton was cast into the lead role. This caused no end of trouble for Jim Henson's Creature Shop, because they had designed their snowman animatronic specifically to Clooney's facial ... ...
You brought me back with the magic harmonica!
Charlie: What? I thought you made that up!
Jack: Believe me, so did I!
When Charlie is building the snowman, he places a "The Jack Frost Band" button onto him and we see the red scarf. In the next shot, Charlie is putting the scarf onto the snowman.
The opening credits are formed from snowflakes and blow away.
$7,104,125 (USA) (13 December 1998)
$34,545,030 (USA) (28 February 1999)
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