The Resource A Christmas carol, Renown Film Productions ; produced & directed by Brian Desmond Hurst ; screenplay by Noel Langley, (videorecording)

A Christmas carol, Renown Film Productions ; produced & directed by Brian Desmond Hurst ; screenplay by Noel Langley, (videorecording)

Label
A Christmas carol
Title
A Christmas carol
Statement of responsibility
Renown Film Productions ; produced & directed by Brian Desmond Hurst ; screenplay by Noel Langley
Title variation
  • Scrooge
  • Charles Dickens' A Christmas carol
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Classic Dickens story about a bitter old man, Ebenezer Scrooge, who's given a chance for redemption when three ghosts come to visit him on Christmas Eve
Related
Member of
FpH2TN53b-8
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Charles Dickens' A Christmas carol (1951)
  • Scrooge (1935)
Credits note
Music composer, Richard Addinsell ; musical director, Muir Mathieson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Ontario Film Review Board Rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; optional narrative for the blind
LC call number
PN1995.9.C5113
LC item number
C47578637 2007
PerformerNote
Alastair Sim, Jack Warner, Kathleen Harrison, Mervyn Johns, Hermione Baddeley, Glyn Dearman, Clifford Mollison, Michael Hordern, George Cole, Patrick MacNee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-1980
  • 1900-1976
  • 1895-1981
  • 1892-1995
  • 1908-1986
  • 1897-1986
  • 1911-1995
  • 1925-2015
  • 1922-2015
  • 1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hurst, Brian Desmond
  • Langley, Noel
  • Sim, Alastair
  • Warner, Jack
  • Harrison, Kathleen
  • Johns, Mervyn
  • Baddeley, Hermione
  • Dearman, Glyn
  • Mollison, Clifford
  • Hordern, Michael
  • Cole, George
  • Macnee, Patrick
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Renown Film Productions
  • VCI Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Scrooge, Ebenezer
  • Christmas
  • Misers
  • Ghosts
  • Poor families
  • Sick children
  • Redemption
  • Apparitions
  • Holidays
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A Christmas carol, Renown Film Productions ; produced & directed by Brian Desmond Hurst ; screenplay by Noel Langley, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • From the story by Charles Dickens
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Marcus Hearn & George Cole; "Spirit of Christmas Past": George Cole remembers Alastair Sim; Richard Gordon remembers George Minter & Renown Pictures; "Charles Dickens: his life and times"; bonus: colorized version; before & after restoration comparison; photo & press book gallery; cast bios; original American & British theatrical trailers; "Scrooge" (1935, Seymour Hicks version)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Disc 1]: Restored 4x3 version ; Restored 16x9 version -- [Disc 2]: Colorized version of Alastair Sim's (1951)Scrooge ; Original black and white (1935) Seymour Hicks version
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089859850028
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
8500
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn173522022
  • 5263605
System details
DVD, all regions, full screen (1.37:1) presentation, optional 16:9 enhanced presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD-9, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A Christmas carol, Renown Film Productions ; produced & directed by Brian Desmond Hurst ; screenplay by Noel Langley, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • From the story by Charles Dickens
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Marcus Hearn & George Cole; "Spirit of Christmas Past": George Cole remembers Alastair Sim; Richard Gordon remembers George Minter & Renown Pictures; "Charles Dickens: his life and times"; bonus: colorized version; before & after restoration comparison; photo & press book gallery; cast bios; original American & British theatrical trailers; "Scrooge" (1935, Seymour Hicks version)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Disc 1]: Restored 4x3 version ; Restored 16x9 version -- [Disc 2]: Colorized version of Alastair Sim's (1951)Scrooge ; Original black and white (1935) Seymour Hicks version
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089859850028
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
8500
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn173522022
  • 5263605
System details
DVD, all regions, full screen (1.37:1) presentation, optional 16:9 enhanced presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD-9, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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