A Christmas Story (1983) on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more.. How would you go about detaching a tongue stuck to a cold flagpole? Pouring warm water .
In 1983, he featured in the Christmas film A Christmas Story as Flick, who got his tongue stuck to a frozen flagpole.
A Christmas Story: Flagpole Scene. Stick my tongue to that pole? That's dumb!. Flick: [Hold tongue] Stuck. Stuck! STUCK!! Schwartz: Geez, it really worked.