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A Christmas Carol (1997)

PG | | Animation, Drama, Fantasy | Video
Misanthropic miser Ebenezer Scrooge is haunted by his deceased business partner, Jacob Marley. Marley's ghost is followed by three more spirits from Christmases Past, Present and Future. Each has a lesson Scrooge must learn.

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Misanthropic miser Ebenezer Scrooge is haunted by his deceased business partner, Jacob Marley. Marley's ghost is followed by three more spirits from Christmases Past, Present and Future. Each has a lesson Scrooge must learn.

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Rated PG for some scary images | See all certifications »
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Scrooge has a dog named Debit in this animated musical film. In other film versions, he does not have a dog because it was not one of the characters in Charles Dickens' original novel. See more »

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Version of A Christmas Carol (1947) See more »

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Slow start but...
25 December 2003 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I'll admit when I first started watching this movie (actually it came on while I had the tv on for background noise) but around half way through I actually stopped working and started watching it and taped the last quarter. The ending is marvelous. a wonderful movie, except for the first 20- 25 mins a lot of the songs were catchy (still have "Santa's sooty suit" stuck in my head) overall a good movie, see it for yourself


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