a christmas carol


Doctor Who: Steven Moffat Posts A Christmas Carol First Draft Script

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat Posts "A Christmas Carol" First Draft Script

Doctor Who fans who joined 'Doctor Who' Lockdown's Emily Cook, show writer/showrunner Steven Moffat, and stars Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, and Arthur Darvill for a live tweet-a-long of "A Christmas Story" remember the promise that Moffat made. After making several references to the adventure's first draft script, Moffat promised to get it to Cook so […]

Rick Aint Afraid of No Ghosts in New Rick and Morty Holiday Promo

Rick Ain't Afraid of No Ghosts in New "Rick and Morty" Holiday Promo

To be honest, we usually just watch and then roll on, but "Bah Humbug" (we're not sure if that's the name but that was the caption accompanying it) from animator Richard Plata is a fun, twisted take on "A Christmas Carol" showing how "Rick-enezer Scrooge" would handle those three ghosts.[caption id="attachment_1312914" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rick and[...]

The Walking Dead Star Andrew Lincoln Discusses Old Vic Scrooge Role

The Walking Dead Star Andrew Lincoln Discusses Old Vic Scrooge Role

But we were so wrong- thinking more with our "fanboy heart" than with our "cool, cynical editor's brain." But at least we know where we can find Lincoln (we're sure Rick's a little CRM busy) starting December 12, and that's at The Old Vic for Matthew Warchus’ (Pride, The Three Kings) production of Charles Dickens’ classic[...]

Freeform Reveals 25 Days Of Christmas Line-Up: Home Alone &#038 More

Freeform Reveals 25 Days Of Christmas Line-Up: Home Alone & More

But hey, who doesn't love Christmas movies? Staples like Home Alone and Home Alone 2, The Santa Clause 1,2, and 3, How The Grinch Stole Christmas (the Cumberbatch one...yes, it is better than most think) in many different versions, A Christmas Carol w/Jim Carrey, Frosty The Snowman, and many others Plus, the first three Toy[...]



A Dark Version Of A Christmas Carol Is Headed To VR

A Dark Version Of "A Christmas Carol" Is Headed To VR

MWM Interactive announced this week they're bringing a dark version of A Christmas Carol to VR with Chained: A Victorian Nightmare Created and directed by Justin Denton, the same mind behind the immersive game Legion, you get a modern-day version of a Christmas classic You can get the game right now for $6 on Oculus,[...]

Why Christmas Movies Serve No Purpose [OPINION]

Why Christmas Movies Serve No Purpose [OPINION]

If it’s not the same five types of family films, it’s another remake of some Christmas IP done to death like A Christmas Carol.[caption id="attachment_48026" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Disney[/caption]Whether if it’s [Some Irrelevant Character] Saves Christmas or some recycled Christmas IP in the public domain like Rudolph Saves Christmas, there are hundreds of these films out[...]

That New A Christmas Carol Adaptation From BBC Heads to FX

That New 'A Christmas Carol' Adaptation From BBC Heads to FX

Back in 2017, Sir Ridley Scott's Scott Free Productions and Tom Hardy's Hardy Son & Baker announced a join project with the BBC to bring a new adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale "A Christmas Carol" to television We haven't really heard anything about it since then, until this morning's announcement that FX has partnered with BBC[...]

Bah Humbug Why A Christmas Carol Needs a Holiday from the Holidays

Bah! Humbug! Why 'A Christmas Carol' Needs a Holiday from the Holidays

Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is an American tradition during the end-of-the-year holidays It's a quality story - but unfortunately, an abused one and most often the point gets lost on audiences Whether it's a direct adaptation of the Dickens' novel or the beloved American film It's a Wonderful Life, both main characters deal with a[...]

Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Christmas Films (And Shows)

Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Christmas Films (And Shows)

The Peanut Christmas special, the stop motion Rudolph, but the one I seemed to like the most was the Disney version of A Christmas Carol I loved the story and how different the various ghosts were I especially loved the Ghost of Christmas Future scene because it was pretty dark for a kids cartoon and[...]

Shout Factory TV to Air Tons of Holiday Programming Including on Twitch

Shout Factory TV to Air Tons of Holiday Programming, Including on Twitch

Check out the list of programming below.The complete list of programs: ·        Mystery Science Theater 3000: Santa Claus ·        Mystery Science Theater 3000: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians ·        Cinematic Titanic: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians ·        MST3K Yule Log ·        Christmas for a Dollar ·        Scrooge (1935) ·        A Christmas Carol (2000) ·        The Christmas That Almost Wasn’t ·        Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus ·        The Twelve Days of Christmas Eve ·        Mary Christmas ·        Christmas Comes to[...]

Castle of Horror: Scrooge (1970) is Spookier Than You Remember Plus Were Not Crying Youre Crying

Castle of Horror: Scrooge (1970) is Spookier Than You Remember, Plus We're Not Crying, You're Crying

We take a look at the spooky, moving 1970 musical version of A Christmas Carol: Scrooge, starring Albert Finney and Alec Guinness These are some amazing performances and most of us were bowled over by how moving a version of A Christmas Carol can be.Listen here:http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/scrooge_rev.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MysLdRp_ywECastle of Horror/Castle Talk Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime[...]

Tom Hardy Steven Knight Adapting Charles Dickens For BBC One

Tom Hardy, Steven Knight Adapting Charles Dickens For BBC One

[caption id="attachment_752898" align="aligncenter" width="547"] Credit: Photo by David Buchan/Variety/REX/Shutterstock[/caption]In 2019, Ebenezer Scrooge is set to be visited by a fourth ghost on Christmas Eve,"The Ghost of Christmas Adaptations," as Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight has been tapped to adapt Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol and several of the author's other works for BBC One[...]

Was Charles Dickens The Man Who Invented Christmas

Was Charles Dickens The Man Who Invented Christmas?

I get out at a station, and can't drink a glass of water without having a hundred people looking down my throat when I open my mouth to swallow." [letter to John Forster, 1842] And as it sometimes goes with modern comic book creators working on important titles, when it comes to Dickens and A Christmas Carol,[...]