Video Varieties: Christmas, 1944 (1944)

USA, 19 December
videotape, black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: Video Varieties (194?)

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

Plot Summary

Miserly London businessman Ebenezer 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?


Producer: Bob Emery
Novel: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens


A Christmas Carol and Its Adaptations: A Critical Examination of Dickens's Story and Its Productions on Screen and Television by Fred Guida p.175 – credits