PG | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A simple act of kindness always sparks another, even in a frozen, faraway place. When Smeerensburg's new postman, Jesper, befriends toymaker Klaus, their gifts melt an age-old feud and deliver a sleigh full of holiday traditions.
Jason Schwartzman adlibbed a lot of his lines. Director Sergio Pablos reckons only about 40% of his dialogue in the final film is scripted.
Letters. You don't really write many these days, do you? But I bet there's one you never forget. Send it off to a certain plump guy in a red suit and, provided you've kept your act together more or less, he'll drop off a toy or two. And yet, no one ...
On the tapestry that depicts the feud between the Krums and the Ellingboes, 'Ellingboe' is misspelled as 'Elingboe'.
The film title has a clockwork key powering it.