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A Christmas Carol (1938)

Not Rated
69 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

On Christmas Eve, Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by the spirit of his former partner, Jacob Marley. The deceased partner was as mean and miserly as Scrooge is now and he warns him to change his ways or face the consequences in the afterlife.
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Writers
Charles Dickens (novel) | Hugo Butler (screen play)
Cinematographer
Sidney Wagner (photographed by)
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Updated Dec 16, 1938

Release date
Dec 16, 1938 (United States)

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57 cast members
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Reginald Owen
Ebenezer Scrooge Ebenezer Scrooge   See fewer
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Gene Lockhart
Bob Cratchit Bob Cratchit   See fewer
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Kathleen Lockhart
Mrs. Cratchit Mrs. Cratchit   See fewer
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Terry Kilburn
Tiny Tim Tiny Tim   See fewer
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Barry MacKay
Fred (as Barry Mackay) Fred (as Barry Mackay)   See fewer
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Leo G. Carroll
Marley's Ghost Marley's Ghost   See fewer
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Lionel Braham
Spirit of Christmas Present Spirit of Christmas Present   See fewer
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Ann Rutherford
Spirit of Christmas Past Spirit of Christmas Past   See fewer
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D'Arcy Corrigan
Spirit of Christmas Future Spirit of Christmas Future   See fewer
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Ronald Sinclair
Young Scrooge Young Scrooge   See fewer
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Bunny Beatty
Martha Cratchit (uncredited) Martha Cratchit (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Benson
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Billy Bevan
Street Watch Leader (uncredited) Street Watch Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Billings
Man on Sidewalk (uncredited) Man on Sidewalk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Matthew Boulton
Second Charity Solicitor (uncredited) Second Charity Solicitor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Carey
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St. Luke's Episcopal Church Choristers
Singers - 'Adeste Fidelis' (uncredited) Singers - 'Adeste Fidelis' (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Clucas
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Coleman
First Charity Solicitor (uncredited) First Charity Solicitor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Cording
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Deane
Handsome Boy (uncredited) Handsome Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Dunbar
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Herbert Evans
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Gertrude Geyer
Slim Girl at Fred's Party (uncredited) Slim Girl at Fred's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Gordon
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Donald Hainey
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Lumsden Hare
Man Discussing Scrooge's Funeral (uncredited) Man Discussing Scrooge's Funeral (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hugh Harrison
Tom (uncredited) Tom (uncredited)   See fewer
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Forrester Harvey
Old Fezziwig (uncredited) Old Fezziwig (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Hensen
Jack (uncredited) Jack (uncredited)   See fewer
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Halliwell Hobbes
Clergyman Sliding on Sidewalk (uncredited) Clergyman Sliding on Sidewalk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Olaf Hytten
Schoolmaster (uncredited) Schoolmaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Boyd Irwin
Man Discussing Scrooge's Funeral (uncredited) Man Discussing Scrooge's Funeral (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill James
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I. Stanford Jolley
Man on Sidewalk (uncredited) Man on Sidewalk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tiny Jones
Woman Encouraging Fred to Slide (uncredited) Woman Encouraging Fred to Slide (uncredited)   See fewer
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Muriel Kearney
Cratchit's Daughter (uncredited) Cratchit's Daughter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Colin Kenny
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Crauford Kent
Scrooge's Tall Business Associate (uncredited) Scrooge's Tall Business Associate (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Kirby
Goose-Seller (uncredited) Goose-Seller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maude Leslie
Bess's Mother (uncredited) Bess's Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Norma Leslie
Plump Girl at Fred's Party (uncredited) Plump Girl at Fred's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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June Lockhart
Belinda Cratchit (uncredited) Belinda Cratchit (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Martin
Cratchit's Middle Son (uncredited) Cratchit's Middle Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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John O'Day
Peter Cratchit (uncredited) Peter Cratchit (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Peck
Dick Wilkins (uncredited) Dick Wilkins (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Rogers
Chestnut Vendor (uncredited) Chestnut Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clifford Severn
Boy Buying Scrooge's Christmas Turkey (uncredited) Boy Buying Scrooge's Christmas Turkey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Renee Shearing
Fred's Maid (uncredited) Fred's Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Stack
Man Discussing Scrooge's Funeral (uncredited) Man Discussing Scrooge's Funeral (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ira Stevens
Fan Scrooge (uncredited) Fan Scrooge (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Stevens
Fat Man at Fred's Party (uncredited) Fat Man at Fred's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Doris Stone
Pretty Girl at Fred's Party (uncredited) Pretty Girl at Fred's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Monte Vandergrift
Drunk (uncredited) Drunk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Delmar Watson
Snowballer in Gang (uncredited) Snowballer in Gang (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric Wilton
Scrooge's Short Business Associate (uncredited) Scrooge's Short Business Associate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.5 / 10 | 5,860 votes