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A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
Actor: Animated
Genres: Kids & Family, Animation
NR     2009     0hr 48min

This all-animal version of the beloved holiday classic by Charles Dickens is retold in stunning state-of-the-art CGI animation!


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Actor: Animated
Genres: Kids & Family, Animation
Sub-Genres: Kids & Family, Animation
Studio: Image Entertainment
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen - Animated
DVD Release Date: 11/10/2009
Original Release Date: 01/01/2006
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2006
Release Year: 2009
Run Time: 0hr 48min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English
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Movie Reviews

Unique, Well-Animated Christmas Carol
William M. Vaughan | Texas, U.S.A. | 03/17/2009
(4 out of 5 stars)

"The 3D rendering and animation in this version of "A Christmas Carol" are excellent. The snow seems so real you can almost feel it! The characters and objects in the scenes are obviously computer-generated "3D" graphics, but they look so good and move so well that no undue attention is drawn to them.

The characters are animated animals, and the script has been redone uniquely, but the names and the general story line are followed closely enough to make it seem as if this were a retelling of the classic story, yet a new movie which could stand on its own merits.

Here are a few examples of animals substituted for the classic characters: Scrooge and his nephew are skunks; Cratchit and family are rabbits; Jacob Marley is a grasshopper, and The Ghost of Christmas Past is a stork, I think.

The jewel case cover is a snowglobe, too!"