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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
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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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  • A Christmas Carol w/ Alistair Sim

    Herb B. 2014-12-20

    The best rendition of Scrooge to date bar none. Sorry to see TCM isn't showing this movie this year, but fear notmovie goers you can see it on FXM... MORE>

  • 1951 A Christmas Carol

    Tyrell Hettinger 2014-12-20

    If folks stopped watching the TCM until they did air the 1951 version, they would air it. But Americans are not that commited to that sort of cause. MORE>

  • A Christmas Carol

    Kevin 2014-12-19

    Best version by far. To those complaining that TCM doesn't play it any more -- they showed it last year. MORE>