Sometimes Halloween is funny, and sometimes…not so much. The Forgotten Farmer can be the best of both worlds, as it has two distinctly different audio functions (which can be changed using the switch on the back of his head). You could have this farmer cracking jokes at your family Halloween party, and then switch to its grotesque roaring when you’re ready to scare all of your trick-or-treaters. And with eyes that move back and forth, this Forgotten Farmer will come to life when anyone decides to get too close…but whether your guests are laughing or screaming is completely up to you!
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Amazing detail, okay quality
By Anonymous Haunter
About Me Budget Shopper
Comments about Spirit Halloween 5 Ft Forgotten Farmer Animatronics - Decorations:
He is very cool! I like the eye and mouth movement. It is unique how he has two sound options- scary and funny mode. He may not be good to use around kids because one of his phrases is "too much moonshine last night again" so just put him on scary mode. He is not good quality. The left eye on mine stopped lighting up. I've seen lots of people have trouble with his mouth movement. Cool prop but needs to be more durable
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Limited functionality issue
By Prop Maker
from Vista, CA
About Me Midrange Shopper
Looks great and stands nicely both indoors and out. But Voice and mouth movement stopped working after only a few night use. Many demo models in store were the same way. Functional and durability could be better based upon the price factor. I've bouth many animatronics from Spirit and they've workied for years, but not this one.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
By Satisfied Customer
from Denver, CO
About Me High-end Shopper
I not happy with this one
from Red Deer ,Alberta
I'm not happy with this one . I have spent thousands of dollars on anamations at spirit and this one does not match up to all my others .
It's a good decoration
from Los Angeles
It looks pretty realistic for a prop. Love how it looks in our yard.
I would buy this any time!
By The Masked Madman
from pittsburg ks
I used this at my dad's office and even though it was broken I still enjoyed it,and the story explaines the creepy and funny mode!
I would not buy this prop again
Love the look of him but ive gotten twi now and bith have had their mouths broken
from ROCHESTER NY
INSERTS THAT GO IN THE PIPES/STAND NOT GLUED IN . I GLUED THEM BACK IN WITH SOME SUPER GLUE.IF YOU CAN COULD YOU SEND ME ONE OF EACH OF THE INSERTS BECAUSE THEY GLUE TWO TOGETHER.
How could I forget?
from New York
It took me quite a while to decide whether to buy this or not. But I finally decided to use my coupon on Farmer Fred here, and now he's an amazing part of my collection! The "Funny Mode" has to be my favorite mode! I can't wait to see how he looks in my yard this year! He just may catch few people off guard! I recommend him a million times!
Hes not bad
from Denton Texas
I bought this guy because he amused me and I think he will go along well in my Deliverance setting.He is amusing for a while but he wont hold attention for too long, But he will get plenty of use out of him still. Comes with an extra piece that looks like a stake, but no instructions on what its used for, so I can only assume it replaces the standing base so it can be put in the ground. Other than that hes good for a few laughs.
Very Cool and not forgotten farmer.
from Tysons Corner, Virginia
The 'Forgotten Farmer' is a great funny/scary display piece. I just purchased it and am pleased. I did read the other reviews and would add that the 'extra piece' is a piece for inserting it in the ground. On the 'scary mode' setting it only growls. Would be better if it had a couple of scary sayings like "the rest of my body is coming for you!". All in all I am pleased and excited to use it this Halloween!
By Deb L.
from Colorado springs, co
Previous review was right. It came with no directions and an extra mystery piece of pole. Other than that, I'm loving it. Dont really need directions I guess. I just had to figure out the buttons.
(6 of 8 customers found this review helpful)
This is a pretty nice prop. The one I received was in a damaged/open box (not damaged in shipping - Spirit just sent the thing out this way). It was missing directions, and came with one extra pole, shorn-off on one end, which doesn't seem to go to anything. Not exactly rocket science to set up, tho! I really like that there are two modes (scary or funny), volume control, and the ability to run on a/c adapter and with try me button if desired. (none of that extra stuff is included, nor are the batteries, fyi!) I'm not sure how well this would stand on an uneven surface or in high winds, but I plan to use mine indoors, and he's perfect for that. The lighted up moving eyeballs are a nice touch.
(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Is great I love it all but you need to buy adapter ,, it is one of the best props at Spirit Halloween this year
(8 of 17 customers found this review helpful)
from Grand Terrace,CA
About Me Adventurous
This prop is awesome!!! I will either get this or flying volture!