A Christmas Carol (2006 film)

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A Christmas Carol
DVD cover
Directed by Ric Machin
Produced by Rick Ungar
Written by Charles Dickens (novel)
Based on A Christmas Carol
by Charles Dickens
Distributed by Genius Entertainment
Kidtoon Films (2006)
Image Entertainment (2009)
Release date
November 6, 2006 (2006-11-06)
Running time
48 minutes
Country United States
Language English

A Christmas Carol (a.k.a. A Christmas Carol: Scrooge's Ghostly Tale) is a 2006 computer-animated film adaptation of the Charles Dickens tale, produced by BKN Home Entertainment. It was released theatrically in select cities by Kidtoon Films on November 6, 2006, and was released on DVD on November 21, 2006 by Genius Products.

This version casts the famous Dickens characters as anthropomorphic animals; Ebenezer Scrooge and his relatives are skunks, Bob Cratchit and his family are rabbits, the ghost of Jacob Marley is a cricket, the Ghost of Christmas Past is a stork, the Ghost of Christmas Present is a kangaroo and the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come is a walrus. This version differs from the original novel in many ways; for example, the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come actually speaks, while most other versions have him mute and Tiny Tim doesn't die in the possible future revealed to Scrooge, but instead becomes as miserly as he is.

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