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The Muppet Christmas Carol

1993 | 1h 25m | Comedy Family

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Brian Henson, the son of Muppet founder Jim Henson, took over directing duties after the untimely death of his father for The Muppet Christmas Carol, a sluggish re-telling of the Charles Dickens tale. Michael Caine, surrounded by legions of fuzzy, felt puppets, plays it straight as the crotchety Ebenezer Scrooge, an old miser who could care less about Christmas and the joy the season brings. Working for the skinflint is his faithful employee Bob Cratchit (Kermit the Frog), who begs Scrooge for a day off for Christmas. Scrooge reluctantly agrees and goes home on Christmas Eve filled with bile a...

Director

Brian Henson

Writers

Stars

Michael Cain Dave Goelz Jessica Fox Robert Tygner Frank Oz

Release date

17 Dec 1993

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