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Kraft Television Theatre: A Christmas Carol (1952)

Date of Original Broadcast: 24 December 1952
Episode Running Time: 60m
Format:
Colour Format: black and white
Sound: mono

CREDITS

PRODUCTION
Production Company: J. Walter Thompson Agency

SCRIPT
Teleplay: Robert Howard Lindsay
Novel: Charles Dickens

MUSIC
Christmas Carols Sung by: The Saint Ignatius Boy's Choir

MAKE UP AND COSTUMES
Make Up: Dick Smith

CAST
Malcolm Keen (Ebenezer Scrooge)
Harry Townes (Bob Cratchit)
Valerie Cossart (Mrs Cratchit)
Glenn Walken (Tiny Tim)
Veronica Dangel (Edith)
Buzzy Martin (Peter)
Norma Jean Marlowe (Belinda)
Noel Leslie (Ghost of Christmas Past)
Melville Cooper (Ghost of Christmas Present)
George Spelvin (Ghost of Christmas Future)
Richard Purdy (Jacob Marley)
Richard Newton
Naomi Riordan
Eric Sinclair
Biff McGuire
Ken Walken
Geoffrey Lumb
Geoffrey Lumb Jr
Douglas Wood
Rex O'Malley
Eric Berry
Eva Condon
Philip Brady

LINKS

SEE ALSO
A Christmas Carol (adaptations)

REFERENCES

MAGAZINES

Variety 31 December 1952 p.26 (USA)
credits, review

BOOKS

A Christmas Carol and Its Adaptations: A Critical Examination of Dickens's Story and Its Productions on Screen and Television by Fred Guida (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc (2000)) pp.181-182
credits

KEYWORDS

anthologies, book into film, christmas, ghosts

 


Last Updated: 1 January, 2009

 


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