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  1. Can 'Coco' Whip 'Justice League' For Top Spot ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Deadline

    ... Christmas in 500 houses. Pic directed by Bharat Nalluri follows how Charles Dickens created his bestseller A Christmas Carol. Pic holds an 89% Rotten Tomatoes score. Finally, Focus Features will open its Gary Oldman-as-Winston Churchill biopic ...

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  2. At the Movies: Disney aims for hot 'Coco' with new film, 'Frozen' featuretteRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... the back story that led to the creation of Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim and other characters from "A Christmas Carol." Christopher Plummer stars. The film is rated PG. "Darkest Hour," a war drama with Gary Oldman in the story of Winston Churchill as ...

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  3. For the seventh year, Lyric Theatre continuing tradition of staging 'Christmas Carol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | NewsOK.com

    Lyric Theatre will again perform the holiday classic "A Christmas Carol" Nov. 29 through Dec. 24 at its Plaza Theatre. [Photo provided by KO Rinearson] For the second straight year, Dirk Lumbard will get into the holiday spirit by traveling to Oklahoma to become a mean-spirited miser.

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  4. Movie TalkRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS: The journey that led to Charles Dickens' creation of "A Christmas Carol." (PG for thematic elements and some mild language) ROMAN J. ISRAEL, ESQ.: Denzel ...

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  5. The holiday season's most promising filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Inside Bay Area

    The first category refers exclusively to seasonal fare. Already playing, at least in limited release, are: "A Bad Moms Christmas"; the animated, Nativity-themed "The Star"; and "The Man Who Invented Christmas," a story about Charles Dickens and the writing of "A Christmas Carol."

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  6. a Holidaya Films: 14 films worth checking out this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | The Columbian

    The second category includes exclusively seasonal fare: "A Bad Moms Christmas" ; the Nativity-themed animation "The Star" ; and "The Man Who Invented Christmas" , a story about Charles Dickens and the writing of "A Christmas Carol." But those films have, by definition, a short shelf life, with sell-by dates of Jan. 2. "Holiday," in the first and loosest sense of the word, suggests a break from routine.

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  7. 14 movies worth seeing this holiday season - and none about Santa ClausRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Iol.co.za

    The second category includes exclusively seasonal fare: "A Bad Moms Christmas" ; the Nativity-themed animation "The Star" ; and "The Man Who Invented Christmas" , a story about Charles Dickens and the writing of "A Christmas Carol." But those films have, by definition, a short shelf life, with sell-by dates of Jan. 2. "Holiday," in the first and loosest sense of the word, suggests a break from routine.

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  8. 5 actors who've played Scrooge at Guthrie are proud members of Ebenezer ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Star Tribune

    Morphing from friendless creep to Mr. Christmas Cheer during the course of two nonstop hours on stage requires a lot of stamina, say the men who have played miserly Ebenezer Scrooge in the Guthrie Theater's annual "A Christmas Carol." Richard Ooms gave up smoking.

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  9. The Ebenezer Scrooge clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Star Tribune

    Five actors who've played Scrooge at the Guthrie Theater treasure the role, even if it means saying "bah humbug" to pretty much everything else. Playing a miserly old man who beats kids with canes can take a lot out of an actor, especially since Ebenezer Scrooge is never off-stage in the Guthrie perennial, "A Christmas Carol."

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  10. Louis Fantasia and Families Forward Learning Center Announce Old Time Holiday Radio HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for the extended family and friends to rush off to see Gildy's nephew LeRoy in his school production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL! They return home to open their (wartime) holiday presents: War Stamps and Bonds... and a new puppy! LOUIS FANTASIA (Director) ...

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  11. Happy Ann Rutherford CentennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Benedict" in several Mickey Rooney Andy Hardy features though she appeared in other classics too like A Christmas Carol (1938), Pride & Prejudice (1940), The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947), and The Adventures of Don Juan (1948). Supposedly she ...

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  12. David Hyde Pierce to Play 'Scrooge' in The Acting Company's a Christmas Carol Benefit ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Acting Company has announced a one-night-only benefit reading of Crispin Whittell's adaptation of Charles Dickens ' A Christmas Carol, December 11 at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College . Directed by Joe Dowling , acclaimed former Artistic Director of the Guthrie Theater, the performance stars one of the American stage and small screen's greatest talents, David Hyde Pierce .

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  13. Full UK Trailer for 'The Man Who Invented Christmas' with Dan StevensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Firstshowing.net

    "How do you make a world come alive?" Thunderbird Releasing has launched the UK trailer for the new holiday drama titled The Man Who Invented Christmas , telling the story of Charles Dickens and the creation of the character Ebenezer Scrooge from A Christmas Carol . Dan Stevens stars as Dickens, and Christopher Plummer plays Scrooge, in this tale that mixes reality and imagination to tell us the story of how Dickens created this characters that would "forever change the holiday season into the celebration we know today."

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  14. The Hanover Theatre to Offer Accessible Performances, Including Sensory-Friendly a Christmas CarolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... description during the Sunday, December 17, 4 p.m. performance of the "10th Anniversary Production of A Christmas Carol." ASL interpretation has also been added for "The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes " on October 14. "What ...

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  15. WQXR's Elliott Forrest and Silent Film Composer Donald Sosin Set ...Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in venues including the Hollywood Bowl and Lincoln Center. He directs an annual staged radio drama of A CHRISTMAS CAROL featuring David Hyde Pierce and F. Murray Abraham . He's hosted more the 60 concerts at Carnegie Hall and is the afternoon host ...

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  16. New Orleans film release guide for fall 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    ... (best-known as Matthew from Downton Abbey ) plays Charles Dickens in this drama about the writing of A Christmas Carol . Writer-director Aaron Sorkin puts his spin on the story of Molly Bloom (Jessica Chastain), the real-life skier who masterminded ...

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  17. WQXR's Elliott Forrest and Silent Film Composer Donald Sosin Set ...Read the original story

    Sep 15, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in venues including the Hollywood Bowl and Lincoln Center. He directs an annual staged radio drama of A CHRISTMAS CAROL featuring David Hyde Pierce and F. Murray Abraham . He's hosted more the 60 concerts at Carnegie Hall and is the afternoon host ...

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  18. Seinfeld: The Cast Then And NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    ... because he has spent much of his time working as an actor on Broadway in productions like Sweeney Todd and A Christmas Carol .

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  19. Better Days (MOVIES) are Coming: Fall Movie Preview 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Folio Weekly

    ... Don't be fooled by the title - it should really be The Inspirations for Charles Dickens to write 'A Christmas Carol.' The venerable Christopher Plummer keeps pluggin' away, aided here by a slew of fine character actors. A Bad Moms Christmas The bad ...

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  20. Dan Stevens is Dickens in 'The Man Who Invented Christmas' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Firstshowing.net

    "I'm the author here!" Bleecker Street Media recently released the first official trailer for a holiday drama titled The Man Who Invented Christmas , about the story of Charles Dickens and the creation of the character Ebenezer Scrooge from A Christmas Carol . Dan Stevens stars as Dickens, and Christopher Plummer plays Scrooge, in this tale that mixes reality and imagination to tell us the story of how Dickens created this characters that would "forever change the holiday season into the celebration we know today."

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