A retelling of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens.

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Reverend Luke
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Young Ebenita (as Rae'ven Kelly)
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Teenage Ebenita
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Sam Catherwood
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William Greenblatt ...
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Shaun Austin-Olsen ...
Spirit Present
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Ashley Brown ...
Chris
Natasha Greenblatt ...
Sis Cratchit
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Marie
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A retelling of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens.

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A Christmas Classic Everyone Can Believe In See more »

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Fantasy | Drama

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10 December 1997 (USA)  »

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Espíritos de Natal  »

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Maude Marley: [Appearing in a flash of Light] Ta Da! I always did like a big entrance, didn't I?
[light fades]
Maude Marley: How's tricks, Ebenita?
Ms. Ebenita Scrooge: Maude?
Maude Marley: You haven't said a word about my outfit.
Ms. Ebenita Scrooge: [laughing to herself] Oh, it can't be Maude. She's dead. I buried her.
Maude Marley: And rather hastily, I might add. Afraid I might come back to life? Reclaim my possessions?
[Ebenita slowly reaches for the phone]
Maude Marley: Now I can't.
[as Ebenita's hand gets to the phone]
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Connections

Version of An All Dogs Christmas Carol (1998) See more »

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Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella
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Performed by Arsinée Khanjian
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Waste of time!!!
28 December 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Honestly, I can't believe this movie received money from backers to even be made.

The acting was abysmal. The editing was atrocious! The directing was lacking.

The story was ridiculous. The fact that they modernized this story wasn't an issue, others have done that very successfully. But why did they feel the need to turn Scrooge into a black woman? What purpose did that serve. I don't have an issue with that, but they didn't pull it off well at all. It was a poorly made statement that served no purpose to the story.

What a complete laugh. Absolutely horrible, not that I expected anything of higher quality from the Hallmark channel.

Don't waste your time.


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