Tis the Season To Be Smurfy

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  • NR
  • 1987
  • 24 min
  • 6.3  (173)

Tis the Season To Be Smurfy is a delightful animated adventure that captures the essence of the holiday season. It is a holiday special from the classic animated series 'The Smurfs', which ran for nine seasons in the 80s and early 90s, and has become a favorite among fans of all ages. The movie was directed by Gerard Baldwin, and produced by Hanna-Barbera.

The story takes place in the magical world of the Smurfs where we see their approach towards Christmas. As Christmas approaches, the Smurfs prepare for the festivities with great anticipation. The movie shows how the festive spirit and happiness fill the air in the village, and how everyone is in a cheerful mood, ready to have fun and celebrate together. But amidst all the festivities, something is amiss.

As the Smurfs go about their business, they come across an unfortunate fellow who has had his home destroyed by a winter storm. Despite their good intentions, the Smurfs can't seem to get the fellow out of his doldrums. So, it's up to a few of the Smurfs to go out and retrieve a magic star that will brighten up the downtrodden stranger's life.

Following the plot of the story, we see a few individual Smurfs come forward, willing to help out the stranger. Along with a baby bear named Giselle, the Smurfs head off on an adventure into the dangerous forest to locate the magical star that will make Christmas feel complete again. Through their journey, they encounter numerous obstacles and make new friends, but the Smurfs know that their mission is vital, and they must accomplish it.

The Smurfs face different challenges on their journey. They face harsh environmental conditions such as heavy snowfall, and ferocious creatures that they have never seen before. They stumble upon a town comprised of greedy humans, who have lost touch with the spirit of Christmas, and are willing to extract money from the Smurfs in exchange for their help.

The movie sends a message that even if the world around you is cold and unforgiving, with some determination, it's up to us to keep the spirit of Christmas alive. The Smurfs certainly proved that in their heartwarming adventure.

Throughout the movie, the central theme of goodwill and kindness prevails. It showcases the selflessness of the Smurfs as they go above and beyond to ensure the well-being of others. The movie presents the importance of charity and empathy in a world full of chaos and neglect. It leaves a feeling of warmth and happiness in the hearts of the viewers.

The animation is vivid and colorful, imbuing the village with the magical atmosphere of the holiday season. It takes its audience on a ride full of bursts of color and energy, accentuating the light and merriment of the holiday season.

The voice actors gave life to each Smurf character, lending their unique quirks and personalities to their respective roles. Charlie Adler voices the characters 'Snappy Smurfling' and 'McSmurf', Lucille Bliss for 'Smurfette', and William Callaway for 'Papa Smurf.'

Overall, Tis the Season To Be Smurfy captures the essence of what makes the holiday season endearing, while spreading love and joy to children and adults alike. It's a timeless story that has stood the test of time and showcases the Smurfs' beloved characters and classic humor. It's a must-see for fans of the original series and anyone looking for a heartwarming tale set during the festive season.

Tis the Season To Be Smurfy is a 1987 animated movie with a runtime of 24 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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    24 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (173)