An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve. Written by
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Although produced for television, the special later received a theatrical release. See more
The Cratchits repeatedly wish for a Christmas tree. In 1843, when "A Christmas Carol" was published and presumably takes place, German-style Christmas trees had just been introduced to England by the Royal Family, and were unknown to working class people such as the Cratchits. See more
Hush my dear, tears cannot bring Tiny Tim back to us.
No! Not Tiny Tim!
Version of A Christmas Carol
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Bob Merrill
Performed by Jim Backus
and Jack Cassidy See more