History Film / AChristmasCarol1938

14th Apr '16 6:55:18 PM PaulA
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* RunningAwayToCry: Young Ebenezer is shown putting on a good face when he's the only one at his school apparently not going home for Christmas, but when the other boys leave, he's weeping a classroom.
16th Jan '16 9:36:46 AM tropower
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* AdaptedOut: This is one of the few versions that completely removes Ebenezer's doomed romance with Belle.

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* AdaptedOut: This is one of the few versions that completely removes Ebenezer's doomed romance with Belle.Belle, although the Ghost of Christmas Past does hint at it, saying that she had yet to show him the "black years" of his life.



* TheUnreveal: Scrooge extinguishes the Ghost of Christmas Past before she can show him [[StartOfDarkness "the darker years of his life"]].

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* TheUnreveal: Scrooge extinguishes the Ghost of Christmas Past before she can show him [[StartOfDarkness "the darker black years of his [his] life"]].
5th Dec '15 5:46:47 PM KoopaKid17
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* OhCrap: Bob Cratchit's reaction when he discovers that he hit Scrooge with a snowball.
3rd Dec '15 6:43:41 PM Generality
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* AdaptationExpansion: The film includes several scenes of Fred and Bob Cratchit being Christmassy that are not in the book.
27th Nov '15 12:11:44 AM piraml
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* AccidentalInnuendo: Multiple examples, from "I did a lot of snowballing as a boy" to "I'd like to stroke it" to Scrooge begging to stay "just until they finish" as a young couple begins petting in front of him.
7th Dec '14 4:11:37 PM MisterCPC
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* AdaptedOut: This is one of the few versions that completely removes Ebenezer's doomed romance with Belle.
10th Dec '13 6:30:08 PM PaulA
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* JacobMarleyApparel
* TheUnreveal

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* JacobMarleyApparel
JacobMarleyApparel: The ghost of Jacob Marley is wearing the clothes he was buried in.
* TheUnreveal
TheUnreveal: Scrooge extinguishes the Ghost of Christmas Past before she can show him [[StartOfDarkness "the darker years of his life"]].
10th Dec '13 6:20:07 PM PaulA
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* RealLifeRelative: Mr. and Mrs. Cratchitt are played by Gene and Kathleen Lockheart, and their daughter [[LostInSpace June]] played Belinda Cratchitt.



* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Scrooge was supposed to have been played by [[ItsAWonderfulLife Lionel Barrymore]], but he was confined to a wheelchair by hip injury.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Scrooge was supposed to have been played by [[ItsAWonderfulLife Lionel Barrymore]], but he was confined to a wheelchair by hip injury.
10th Dec '13 5:07:05 PM Ilshan
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* RealLifeRelative

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* RealLifeRelativeRealLifeRelative: Mr. and Mrs. Cratchitt are played by Gene and Kathleen Lockheart, and their daughter [[LostInSpace June]] played Belinda Cratchitt.


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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Scrooge was supposed to have been played by [[ItsAWonderfulLife Lionel Barrymore]], but he was confined to a wheelchair by hip injury.
11th Nov '12 8:05:58 PM PaulA
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''A Christmas Carol'' is a 1938 film adaptation of [[Literature/AChristmasCarol the novel of the same name]]. Directed by Edwin L. Marin, it stars Reginald Owen as Ebenezer Scrooge.

!!This film provides examples of:

* JacobMarleyApparel
* RealLifeRelative
* TheUnreveal
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