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Jack Frost movie review

Jack Frost

Jack Frost (Keaton) is a really cool guy -- a musician, the best dad a kid could have. Well, except that he's not around.

In the tradition of quite a few American parables, including Ghost Dad death is nature's way of saying "Hey, you're a dad, how about acting like one?"

In this story, dad comes back as a magic snowman who teaches his kid the meaning of (insert your cliche here).

If this film had a theatrical release in Australia, it must have been while we were blinking. This kind of sugary, heavy-handed fare is a bit twee for the Australian market (thanks), but it did make an appearance on television.

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Title: Jack Frost (1998)
Written by: Mark Steven Johnson (story, screenplay)
Directed by: Troy Miller
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running time: 101
rating: PG

The Players: Michael Keaton, Kelly Preston
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