GenreDrama, Family, Fantasy Adapted fromA Christmas Carol LanguageEnglish
Release date20 December 2000 Based onA Christmas Carol
by Charles Dickens WriterPeter Bowker, Charles Dickens (short story) GenresDrama, Fantasy, Family film CastRoss Kemp (Eddie Scrooge), Ray Fearon (Jacob Marley), Warren Mitchell, Michael Maloney (Bob Cratchett) Similar moviesCharles Dickens wrote the story for A Christmas Carol and Scrooge
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A Christmas Carol is a 2000 television movie modern adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. It stars Ross Kemp in the role of Eddie Scrooge.
Eddie Scrooge is an unscrupulous loan shark living on a poor estate, his business partner Jacob Marley is killed and although Eddie knows why he was killed he does not disclose this information to the police, or Marley's family.
On Christmas Eve, Eddie is taught the true meaning of Christmas by the three ghosts of Christmas, past, present and future.
The film starts with Jacob Marley (Ray Fearon), Eddie Scrooge's (Ross Kemp) deceased business partner, being shot dead. Abruptly, Scrooge awakens from this nightmare on Christmas Eve. [To be completed]
Edward "Eddie" Scrooge — Ross Kemp
Jacob Marley/Ghost of Christmas Present — Ray Fearon
Eddie's Dad/Ghost of Christmas Past - Warren Mitchell
Eddie's son/Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come - Ben Inigo-Jones