An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve. Written by
Did You Know?
The "Broadway actor" playing Tiny Tim appears to be Gerald McBoingBoing, who was also animated by UPA studios. If this is indeed Gerald, then this special marks a rare occasion where he talks in normal speech instead of sound effects. See more
During the chorus of the song, "We'll have the Lord's bright blessing", the soundtrack has claps on the off-beats, but visually the characters clap on the on-beats. See more
Ringle, ringle, coins when they jingle, make such a lovely sound. Give them away and nobody can rob you.
Joy To the World
Written by Isaac Watts
and Lowell Mason
Performed by Carolers See more