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The Muppet Christmas Carol 4.0 from 0 reviews
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Christmas classic features all the muppet favorites together and in Victorian garb. Storyline is more or less faithful to Dickens original, with pleasant special effects. Gonzo the Great as Dickens narrates the tale as Scrooge (Caine) takes his legendary Christmas Eve journey escorted by three (flannel) spirits. The Cratchits are led by Kermit and Miss Piggy. Directed by Brian Henson, Jim's son, the film is as heartwarming as the Cratchit's crackling fire, but doesn't quite achieve the former muppet magic. Also features some sappy songs by Williams, including "Love is Like a Heatwave" and "Island in the Sun."

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Available on Running time 120 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Musical Comedy, Christmas, Books to Film: Charles Dickens, The Muppets
Cast
Michael Caine
Cinematography
John Fenner
Director
Brian Henson
Music
Paul Williams, Miles Goodman
Other
Dave Goetz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson, Frank Oz
Producer
Jim Henson Productions, Walt Disney Pictures

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