Jackie Gleason and His American Scene Magazine: 26 December 1964

USA, 26 December
black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: Jackie Gleason and His American Scene Magazine (1962-1966)

An American fantasy television episode based on Charles Dickens' novel A Carol.

Plot Summary

Miserly London businessman Ebenezer is visited on Christmas 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?


* = uncredited

Based on the novel by Charles Dickens *

Jackie Gleason
Frank Fontaine


A Christmas Carol and Its Adaptations: A Critical Examination of Dickens's Story and Its Productions on Screen and Television by Fred Guida p.192 – credits