Snowmen (2011)

Snowmen is a humorous and heartfelt coming-of-age story about three unlikely heroes and the winter that changed their lives forever. After a surprising discovery in the snow catapults three small-town boys into the spotlight, the best… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 21, 2011
DVD Release Date: November 29, 2011
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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

A surprisingly effective debut effort from writer-director Robert Kirbyson.

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Roger Moore
Tribune News Service

The kids are charming and the supporting cast lift this comedy from above its direct-to-video ambitions.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

A pleasant surprise: a sometimes offbeat if ultimately reassuring kids' film that compares favorably to the 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' adaptations.

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Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Drama has positive messages; bullying and iffy humor, too.

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Mike Scott

A sweet but wholly artificial bit of family entertainment.

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Diego Semerene
Slant Magazine

Here the yardstick for measuring existential accomplishment is to beat someone at something in the most spectacular way possible.

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Billy Tatum
We Got This Covered

Much like the kids in this movie who come of age, so too does Robert Kirbyson's skill as a writer-director in his debut film Snowmen.

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Russ Breimeier
Christianity Today

Funny, engaging, thought-provoking, meaningful, and one of the best family movies I've seen in a long time.

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Justin Strout
Orlando Weekly

Snowmen gets more tolerable as it reaches its life-and-death conclusion, but getting there is like watching a school play when none of your kids are in it.

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