a christmas carol Archives

Neil Gaiman to Play Charles Dickens on the New York Stage
In real life, Dickens sold out theatres and town halls reading from A Christmas Carol, his most popular book, which helped cement his reputation as a beloved public figure and author In the late 20th Century, actor Simon Callow also re-enacted Dickens' shows reading A Christmas Carol, which resulted in his being cast as Dickens[...]
Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol: Steven Moffat’s 1st Overbaked Special
This one is of Moffat's first special, "A Christmas Carol" from 2010. "Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol" still, BBC Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol is Moffat at his most shamelessly mawkish and manipulative It feels like he was throwing as many things into the mix as possible and the result is an overcooked, sickly-sweet pudding A Christmas[...]
Rick and Morty has its own unique take on "A Christmas Carol." (Image: Adult Swim screencap)
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. Rick and Morty has its own[...]
The Walking Dead star Andrew Lincoln previews his turn as Scrooge in Old Vic's A Christmas Carol (Image: Old Vic)
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 & 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
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,[...]
A Charlie Brown Christmas
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. Disney 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 there These blu-ray/DVD films,[...]
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
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[...]
Christmas Films Pics Collage
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 Logo
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[...]
Scrooge (1970)
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.mp3 Listen on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MysLdRp_ywEVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: SCROOGE (1970):[...]
Tom Hardy, Steven Knight Adapting Charles Dickens For BBC One
Credit: Photo by David Buchan/Variety/REX/Shutterstock 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[...]
charles dickens
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,[...]