A Christmas Carol (1982d)

UK, 21-24 December
1 series, 4 episodes, average 15m each
videotape colour, 4:3
mono, English

A British fantasy television mini-series directed by Christine Secombe.


Miserly London businessman Ebenezer Scrooge is visited on Eve by the ghost of his dead business partner Marley, who warns him that three more will appear during the night trying to show Scrooge the error of his ways. As the night wears on, he's visited by the Ghost of Christmas Past, the Ghost of Christmas Present and the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come. But will even they be enough to soften old Scrooge's heart?


21 December 1982
22 December 1982
23 December 1982
24 December 1982


and Its Adaptations: A Critical Examination of Dickens's Story and Its Productions on Screen and Television by Fred Guida p.210 – credits