Have you seen The Snowman? The British, animated short featuring a boy and his snowman? It's one of my favorite holiday treats... but nothing that good stays un-tarnished. Marketers love a good hook, and the folks at Irn Bru ( a not-so-soft-drink from the UK ) found theirs.
See a grainy snippet from the original ( you really ought to buy the full short ):
And now, for your delectation, the advert from Irn Bru: