Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (also titled on-screen known as Rudolph and Frosty: Christmas in July, or simply Rudolph and Frosty) is a 97-minute fictional crossover television special by Rankin Bass in stop-motion animation in the style of its 1964 Christmas (in July) crossover special; Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman. It premiered in the US on November 25, 1979 on the ABC network.
== Rudolph ==
== Frosty ==
100. That's my number. And when my number goes up, my number is up.
== Dialogue ==
Winterbolt: [When his scepter is broken] No! NO! My... my powers are gone! When the scepter dies, I go, too! I turn... I turn... turn... I turn... into a... tree... [Does just that]
Lilly Loraine: Wow! [Chuckles] What an exit.Crystal: Smile, Frosty. Lilly says the key to show business is if you smile.
Frosty: I just have a bad feeling Santa won't be here on time.
Millie: Daddy, the show must go on.
Chilly: That's what Aunt Lilly says.
Frosty: Alright, but I have a bad feeling there's gonna be a really wet act... and it won't be the seals.Lilly: Elephants? I thought the midgets were going to play the elves.
Clown: Nah, they wanna play the polar bears.
Lilly: Actors.Frosty: As I always say, "A family that slides together, abides together."
Crystal: But you never say that.
Chilly: Stick to the script, Dad.
Frosty: If Santa doesn't get here soon, we're going to be sticking to everything.Rudolph: You ever see a policeman wearing a helmet?
Frosty: No, but then I never looked for one either. [on Rudolph's back] You sure I'm not too heavy?
Rudolph: No, but you're kind of chilly.Millie: Why do you want to stop the fireworks, Daddy, aren't you patriotic?
Frosty: Sure I'm patriotic. My only regret is I only have but one life to melt for my country.
== Cast ==
Billie Mae Richards - Rudolph the Red-Nose Reindeer
Jackie Vernon - Frosty the Snowman
Thurl Ravenscroft - Genie of the Ice Scepter (uncredited)
Red Buttons - Milton
Alan Sues - Scratcher
Darlene Conley - Mrs. Claus
Shelby Flint - Laine Loraine
Ethel Merman - Lilly Loraine
Paul Frees - Winterbolt, Keeper of the Cave, Jack Frost, Officer Kelly
Don Messick - Sam Spangles, Donner, Santa's Cuckoo Clock, Clowns
Hal Peary - Big Ben
Mickey Rooney - Santa Claus
Shelley Winters - Crystal
Nellie Bellflower - Lady Boreal
== External links ==
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July quotes at the Internet Movie Database