Charles Dickens' A Christmas carol / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: Feature films
Christmas films
Fantasy films
Film adaptations
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Published: Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, 1990
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (70 min.) : sd., b&w ; 12 in
Added Titles: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 Christmas carol
Alternate Title(s): Charles Dickens' A Christmas carol (Motion picture : 1938).
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Christmas carol
Analytic Titles: Jackie Cooper's Christmas party
Peace on Earth
Night before Christmas
Additional Authors: Mankiewicz, Joseph L
Marin, Edwin L., 1901-1951
Butler, Hugo, 1914-1968
Owen, Reginald, 1887-1972
Lockhart, Gene, 1891-1957
Lockhart, Kathleen
Kilburn, Terence
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0792804023
ISBN: 9780792804024
UPC: 027616068965
LaserVision, extended play (CLV); CX noise reduction; digital sound; chapter search
Cast: Reginald Owen (Scrooge), Gene Lockhart (Crachit), Kathleen Lockhart (Mrs. Crachit), Terry Kilburn (Tiny Tim)
Credits: Producer, Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; director, Edwin L. Marin ; screenplay, Hugo Butler ; photographer, Sidney Wagner ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; editor, George Boemler ; music, Franz Waxman
Videodisc release of the 1938 motion picture
Based on the short novel of the same name by Charles Dickens
Not rated
Summary: Confronted by the ghosts of Christmases past, present, and future, the miser Scrooge must choose whether to live out his days despised and unhappy or change his ways
Preceded by the 1931 MGM short "Jackie Cooper's Christmas party" (10 min.), the 1939 MGM cartoon "Peace on Earth" (9 min.), the 1941 MGM Tom and Jerry cartoon "The night before Christmas" (9 min.), and a 1937 promotional clip of Judy Garland singing "Silent night" (2 min.)
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 27450142
ISBN/ISSN: 0792804023