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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol(1951)

Also Known As: Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol | Scrooge |

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Brief Synopsis

Ghosts visit a miser during the holidays to teach him the errors of his ways.

Cast & Crew

Alastair Sim [Ebenezer] Scrooge
Kathleen Harrison Mrs. Dilber
Mervyn Johns Bob Cratchit
Hermione Baddeley Mrs. Cratchit
Michael Hordern Jacob Marley
George Cole Ebenezer Scrooge, as a young man
John Charlesworth Peter Cratchit
Francis De Wolff The spirit of the present
Rona Anderson Alice, young Scrooge's sweetheart
Carol Marsh Fan, Scrooge's sister
Brian Worth Fred, Scrooge's nephew

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 2 Dec 1951
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  Pat's tape
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Renown Film Productions, Ltd.
Duration(mins):  85-86 Country:  Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • 1951 Scrooge Alastair Sim

    Faith Rogers 2015-11-24

    I am very disappointed that A Christmas Carol starring Alastair Sim is not being shown on TCM this year. I have seen them all but this one is the very best... MORE>

  • A Christmas Carol

    Duckie 2015-11-15

    A Christmas Carol is a must see during the holidays!! My holiday spirit rises after seeing this movie. MORE>

  • CHRISTMAS CAROL l951 version

    elaine rosler 2014-12-24

    the best of all the versions - disappointed with TCM not showing the Alistair Sims 19 51 version . Please show it. It is truly the best ever made. MORE>