Bah, Humbug!: The Story of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol (1994)

USA, 24 December
colour, 4:3
mono, English

An American fantasy television film directed by Derek Bailey.

Plot Summary

An abridged reading of A Christmas Carol performed at the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York.


Director: Derek Bailey
MacNeil-Lehrer Productions
Novel: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Music: John Adams
Locations: Pierpont Morgan Library, 29 East 36th Street, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

James Earl Jones (narrator/Ebenezer Scrooge)
Martin Sheen (narrator/Bob Cratchit/Scrooge's nephew/the two gentlemen/Marley's ghost/Ghosts of Christmases Past and Present/Fezziwig/Mrs Cratchit/Tiny Tim)
Robert MacNeil (host/commentator)

Alternative Titles

Bah, Humbug!
La historia del cuento de Navidad de Charles Dickens
– Venezuelan title