A Christmas carol [videorecording] / executive producer, Robert E. Fuisz ; produced by William F. Storke, Alfred R. Kelman ; directed by Clive Donner.
Contributor(s): Donner, Clive | Fuisz, Robert E | Storke, William F | Kelman, Alfred R | Bicat, Nick | Britten, Tony | Hirson, Roger O | Davis, Noel | Foster, Norman | Scott, George C | Davenport, Nigel | Finlay, Frank | Gutteridge, Lucy | Pleasence, Angela | Rees, Roger | Warner, David | Woodward, Edward | York, Susannah | Walters, Anthony | Dickens, Charles | Travenol Laboratories | Entertainment Partners (Group) | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment : Entertainment Partners, c2009, 1984Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Other title: Charles Dickens' [At head of title on container :].Subject(s): Scrooge, Ebenezer (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Christmas plays | Ghosts -- Drama | England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Christmas films. | DVD-Video discs.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1984 by Travenol Laboratories based on a novel by Charles Dickens.
Music composed by Nick Bicat ; conducted by Tony Britten ; screenplay by Roger O. Hirson ; production supervisor: Norman Foster ; casting by Noel Davis.
George C. Scott, Nigel Davenport, Frank Finlay, Lucy Gutteridge, Angela Pleasence, Roger Rees, David Warner, Edward Woodward, Susannah York and Anthony Walters as Tiny Tim.
At first, miserable, greedy old Scrooge can't tolerate the revelry of Christmas, much less comprehend its meaning. But visits from his former business partner's ghost and three cautionary specters from the past, present and future force the man to soul-search.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
DVD, region 1, full frame 1.33:1, Dolby surround.
English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles. Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.