Made for television version of the Charles Dickens classic of the same name. Ebenezer Scrooge is a hard-nosed, single-minded businessman in Victorian London. He has no friends, has disowned his only living relative - his nephew Fred Holywell - and generally treats everyone he meets with extreme contempt. He hates Christmas, only cares about making money and only gives his clerk, Bob Cratchit, the day off. However, he is taught the true meaning and spirit of Christmas by three ghosts who show him his own past and present. He is also shown what the future holds for him after his death if he doesn't change his behavior for the better.
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Did You Know?
Shrewsbury's local resident Martin Wood performed as both a stand-in for Edward Woodward
(Spirit of Christmas Present) and a body double for Michael Carter
(Spirit of Christmas Yet to Come). See more
When Bob Cratchit finishes work on Christmas Eve and picks up Tiny Tim it is still light as the sky is blue. But England is in the north hemisphere meaning it should be dark at that time of year. It would only be light at night in summer not winter. See more
[sitting under the bridge after the Ghost of Christmas Present leaves
What have I done... to be abandoned like this? What?
The more recent DVD and Blu ray releases by 20th Century Fox edit out the fade to blacks where advert breaks originally would have been (which ironically had dramatically broken the film up into the five 'staves' as per the novel). This has made for some rather abrupt jump cuts in the visuals and music. See more
God Bless Us Everyone
Lyrics by Tony Bicât
Music by Nick Bicât See more