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Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol' (2008)

Video  -  Animation | Family  -  4 November 2008 (USA)
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Barbie stars in her first holiday movie in this heart-warming adaptation of the classic Dickens story filled with cherished Christmas carols, fabulous fashions and lots of laughs!

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Cast

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Kelly Sheridan ...
Barbie (voice)
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Eden Starling (voice)
Melissa Lyons ...
Eden Starling (singing voice)
Prudence Edwards ...
Young Eden Starling (voice)
Leanne Araya ...
Young Eden / Spirit Of Christmas Past / Ann / Nan (singing voice)
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Catherine / Young Catherine (voice) (as Kandyse Mcclure)
Shauntia Fleming ...
Catherine (singing voice)
Kathleen Barr ...
Chuzzlewit / Spirit Of Christmas Present / Mrs. Dorrit (voice)
Pam Hyatt ...
Aunt Marie (voice)
Tabitha St. Germain ...
Spirit Of Christmas Past / Seamstress / Baby (voice)
Lisa Roth ...
Spirit Of Christmas Present (singing voice)
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Kelly Bixby ...
Spirit Of Christmas Future (singing voice)
Amelia Henderson ...
Kelly / Tammy (voice) (as Amelia Thripura Henderson)
Michael Ann Angone ...
Tammy (singing voice)
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Barbie stars in her first holiday movie in this heart-warming adaptation of the classic Dickens story filled with cherished Christmas carols, fabulous fashions and lots of laughs!

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Barbie stars in her festive movie!

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Closing quote: "Keep the beauty of Christmas in your heart every day of the year"
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Followed by Barbie Presents: Thumbelina (2009) See more »

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Deck The Halls
Traditional Welsh Folk Song 'Nos Galan'
Produced and Arranged by Arnie Roth
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Entertaining for "Barbie" fans; disappointing for "Charles Dicken" fans
22 December 2011 | by (Philippines) – See all my reviews

It's Christmas season 2011! Now, let me ask people this: Is there anything better than curling up and watching a feel-good Christmas movie during the holidays? Probably, but heh. That's what I did. This film was one of the movies that I chose to watch so that I could get even more into the Christmas spirit. Who doesn't love happy Christmas movies, anyway? :)

In this film, we have an adaption of the world-famous story by Charles Dickens-- Barbie style. The movie begins by Barbie telling her little sister a story about a particular woman, Eden, who just doesn't enjoy the holidays. Eden basically hates Christmas and lives by Aunt Mary's motto: In a selfish world, the selfish succeed. Several Christmas apparitions visit Eden to set her right.

I chose this to be the first Christmas film I watched for the holidays. That was right of me. Young children could possibly find joy and entertainment in this Barbie film. Parents don't have to worry about 'scary things', either. The film has been padded with much-added humor that only children will enjoy. Still, to be fair, it was nice to watch this film. Barbie movies are filled with innocence that I do enjoy! But I didn't like their retelling of Dickens' novel. Fans of Dickens' should steer clear from this one.

Viewed on: December 22-23, 2011


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