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Scrooge (1928)

Country of Origin: UK
Year of Production: 1928
Running Times: 9 mins
Length:
Format:
Colour Format: black and white
Ratio:
Sound: mono

CREDITS

PRODUCTION
Production Company: British Sound Film Productions

SCRIPT
Script: Bransby Williams
Novel: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

DIRECTION
Director: Hugh Croise

CAST
Bransby Williams (Ebenezer Scrooge)

PLOT SUMMARY

Miserly London businessman Ebenezer Scrooge is visited on Christmas Eve by the ghost of his dead business partner Marley, who warns him that three more ghosts will appear during the night trying to show Scrooge the error of his ways. As the night wears on, he's visited by the Ghost of Christmas Past, the Ghost of Christmas Present and the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come. But will even they be enough to soften old Scrooge's heart?

LINKS

SEE ALSO
A Christmas Carol (adaptations)

REFERENCES

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)) p.174
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KEYWORDS

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