The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour: 24 December 1967

USA, 24 December
colour, 4:3
mono, English
Series: The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967-1970)

An American fantasy television episode directed by Sam Gary.

Plot Summary

A variation on A Carol with Bob Cratchit (Jack Benny) wanting to work on Christmas Day for the overtime against 's wishes.


* = uncredited

Director: Sam Gary
Comedic Productions, Inc. in association with Ilson/Chambers Productions
Producers: Saul Ilson, Ernest Chambers
Associate Producer: George A. Sunga
Production Coordinators: Ken Kragen, Ken Fritz
Writers: Al Gordon, Hal Goldman, Sam Bobrick, Mason Williams, Allan Blye, Ron Clark, Gene Farmer, Ted Bergman, Jerry Music, Saul Ilson, Ernest Chambers
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens *
Musical Director: Nelson Riddle
Costume Designer: Sal Anthony
Art Director: Romain Johnston

Tom Smothers
Dick Smothers
Pat Paulsen
Jack Benny
Nanette Fabray



  • A Christmas Carol and Its Adaptations: A Critical Examination of Dickens's Story and Its Productions on Screen and Television by Fred Guida p.195 credits