I usually hate musicals, but all of the songs in this film are great and the girl who plays Belle - this girl can SING! The comedy is mostly provided by Gonzo, narrating as Charles Dickens, and his sidekick Rizzo the Rat. The humor is truly funny and appropriately placed notice how a very good reason is created for Gonzo and Rizzo to exit during the serious Christmas Yet to Come portion. This is truly one of those movies "for young and old alike", though it will probably go over the heads of very young children.
But anyone who generally likes A Christmas Carol should like this version of it.
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Full Cast and Crew. The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve. Charles Dickens novel , Jerry Juhl screenplay. Wait, Is Mary Poppins a Witch? Miller's Top 10 Christmas Movies.
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas! A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville.
Edit Cast Cast overview, first billed only: Ghost of Christmas Past voice Robert Tygner Fred, Scrooge's Nephew Meredith Braun Young Scrooge Russell Martin Young Scrooge Theo Sanders Edit Did You Know? Trivia This was the first major Muppet project after creator Jim Henson 's death. The role of Kermit the Frog was handed down to Steve Whitmire. He said he was incredibly nervous about taking over such an iconic character. The night before he recorded Kermit's songs for the movie, he had a dream where he met Henson in a hotel lobby and told him how unsure he was.
Every popular TV series from the s to today celebrated Christmas or New Years with a special show. This is a collection of some of those gems, mostly from the s. Date With the Angels: Department store Santa gives away presents. Meet Corliss Archer Ann Baker stars in teenage comedy show. Through a little girl's imagination Ray becomes a cab driver, a pixie-like floorwalker in a toy shop, an old vaudevillian, his own imaginary wife, Sambo the doll, and Santa Claus.
Adventures of Robin Hood: One day it saves him from a flogging from Sir Leon's men, but in so doing is caught and, as a punishment, sentenced to become Sir Leon's Christmas dinner. Ricky plays Oz in flashback. Captain Gallant of Foreign Legion: Gallant has promised Cuffy a trip to America.
However, all of the Legions' gifts are stolen from the caravan, and it looks like the captain won't be able to let Cuffy go on his promised trip. Cuffy runs away to try to find the missing presents, and learns what Christmas is really about. So it's up to Captain John Braddock to work Christmas to catch the bad guys.
The Christmas Tree Lot: Rick and Dave sell Christmas trees to raise the money to buy Ozzie a present. Ozzie sings and plays the guitar! Gavin Gordon, Barbara Pepper. He also is asked to sing Christmas Carols with all three things being on the same night. He tries hard to get a Christmas tree and put up decorations on the house but finds it impossible with the other commitments.
The Drysdales also give the Clampetts a pet chimpanzee, which they mistake for a sailor. Bob tries to set Grandpa up with a sweet old lady on Christmas Eve—but he steals Bob's date instead. This one is included in Love That Bob volumes. With guest Cara Williams. Freddie tries to get put into prison to have a warm Christmas. Ozzie and David receive belated Christmas gifts from Grandma Nelson. Feeling nostalgic on the day after Christmas, Ozzie is determined to take the family ice skating up at the lake.
A successful Hollywood writer returns home for the holidays and meets a down-on-his-luck writer. A businessman becomes moody each year at Christmas because it reminds him of his estranged son, who chose to become a geologist instead of following in his father's footsteps. Christmas Shopping Show Dec. Directed by Barry Mahon, Tony Benedict. The Night Before Christmas s 10 min. Classic telling of the famous poem. A Howdy Doody Christmas s 10 min.
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Excerpt from Howdy Doody TV show. The Christmas Carol s 23 min. The Little Match Girl 10 min. Live action version of the famous story. Santa Claus Story s 10 min.
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Santa delivers toys, etc. A Christmas Dream s 10 min.
Little girl, Santa, doll Picture of the Magi In Communist-dominated Hungary young Aranka Judy Morris stumbles across the hideout of three ruthless blackmarket smugglers. When the girl discovers one of the men is named Melchoir Walter Coy she believes they are actually the Three Wise Men.
This dramatization of the birth of Jesus was produced for the small screen by Studio One. Liberace Thanksgiving Show Liberace invites us to his Thanksgiving holiday celebration, playing and singing songs of the season, as well as classical numbers such as Falla's 'Ritual Fire Dance' which a Hopi Indian dances to. Cynical Joe Peters Ray Montgomery isn't happy about being assigned to Santa duty at the department store, but the role teaches him about the things in life that truly matter - love and forgiveness.
The life of a dysfunctional family between Christmas and Christmas is told. For three years he wallows in self-pity until a young girl reminds him of the true meaning of Christmas. When a boy steals a cake for his beloved aunt on Christmas Eve, his young friend tries to set things straight. One Kris Kringle, a department-store Santa Claus, causes quite a commotion by suggesting customers go to a rival store for their purchases. But this is nothing to the stir he causes by announcing that he is not merely a make-believe St.
Nick, but the real McCoy. Department store worker Steve Mason Scott Brady is fired at Christmas time when he takes pity on widowed Connie Ellis Phyllis Thaxter after it is discovered that she is a "secret shopper" for a major competitor. An elderly sharpshooter, Snowy Kringle, arrives in town for a show where he will demonstrate his skill with a flintlock rifle and cap-and-ball pistol.
When Chauvelin captures several important members of the French royalty, Sir Percy must forsake a quiet Christmas at home and attempt a rescue. A busy night on homicide detail. Will the boys make it to the big party?