"Well, that is correct about Rodan, though he sorta knocks stuff down more he than incinerates. There is almost exactly the same scene in The Lost Missile. I dismissed Rodan because the OP did not mention a giant monster. In The LM, the rocket…"
"It was "RODAN" (1956)--when Rodan begins to fly, he hits supersonic speeds causing things to melt as he passes by. I do recall the scene you recall with a Father and his daughter on a snowy slope, ducking and covering as Rodan flies…"
"You're Welcome. I was surprised that I was able to add it in a larger sized movie viewer. You ever wonder how many oddball families and little groups there are out there. Maybe it's better that we never find out."