Add Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol to your Watchlist to find out when it's coming back. voiced by Jim Backus. when you spend $25 on participating products. Coming in at second place on IMDb's rankings is one of the shortest, but also most beloved adaptations of them all: the… Grammy Award® and Emmy Award®-winner John McDaniel wrote new … Wisely, it was decided not to incorporate his near-sightedness in the character of Scrooge. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol is a musical adaptation of Charles Dickens's famous short story A Christmas Carol starring the character Mr. Magoo. voiced by Jim Backus. Bah, Humbug, Mr. Magoo! It would notably also inspire the animated television series The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo, in which Mr. Magoo became an actor in dramatizations of various well-known stories. An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." Joy To The World / Scrooge's Gold (0:51) 05. AKA: Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol, A Christmas Carol. Vote Now! Watch For Free. Classic Media, formerly known as Entertainment Rights, held the rights until July of 2012, when the company was sold to Dreamworks Animation SKG, which was later bought by NBC Universal in April 2016. This musical adaptation of the classic tale by Charles Dickens, stars Magoo as the cold-hearted old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge. voiced by Les Tremayne. Vote Now! Ghost of Christmas Past. There are no TV airings of Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol in the next 14 days. The Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol Cast. voiced by Les Tremayne. SEE DETAILS. (1:55) 08. The cartoon is written as a Broadway theatre play, divided into acts with an actual stage curtain. In the often-cut opening and closing, the near-sighted Mr. Magoo arrives at the theatre, takes his bows with the other actors, and accidentally demolishes the stage scenery at the end. Add Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol to your Watchlist to find out when it's coming back. The Herald Angels Sing / Bah! To celebrate and share this musical love, here is my weekly feature about musicals. And it has remained a holiday favorite for 50+ years now, largely because of the wonderful score that Broadway vets Jule Styne and Bob Merrill wrote for this seasonal favorite. Discover 1 high-resolution movie poster of Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical) on MoviePosterDB. You're the one who's too tight with a penny to buy himself a pair of spectacles! Also there's better adaptations of the story from the Muppets and the 1983 Disney featurette with Scrooge McDuck. Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family. Mr. Magoo / Ebenezer Scrooge. Mr. Magoo is featured as a man who doesn't believe in Christmas in this animated adaptation of "A Christmas Carol". Kids1962. Utawarerumono: The Splendorous Days of Tuskuru's Princess, My Little Pony: Equestria Girls - Holidays Unwrapped. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mister_Magoo's_Christmas_Carol In this classic adaptation of Charles Dickens' timeless tale, the bumbling and lovable Mr. Magoo is the cold-hearted Ebenezer Scrooge. This musical adaptation of the classic tale by Charles Dickens, stars Magoo as the cold-hearted old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge. It's a Wonderful Tiny Toons Christmas Special, Nick at Nite: A Classic Cartoon Christmas, Too, https://christmas-specials.fandom.com/wiki/Mister_Magoo%27s_Christmas_Carol?oldid=182015. Darrell Van Citters, owner of Renegade Animation, wrote a book, released in 2010, that takes a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the special. Collector's Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo pack. The principal voices are provided by Jim Backus as Magoo, Jack Cassidy as Bob Cratchit, Royal Dano as Marley's Ghost, and Joan Gardner, Morey Amsterdam and Paul Frees. Additionally, "The Lord's Bright Blessing" was made available on the album Nick at Nite: A Classic Cartoon Christmas, Too. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol - DVD Movie [Holiday Christmas Animation Family] NEW Mr. Magoo is featured as a man who doesn't believe in Christmas in this animated adaptation of "A Christmas Carol.". Subtitles. The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Chrstmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve. when you spend $25 on participating products. This is an unofficial site. voiced by Jack Cassidy. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol is a musical adaptation of Charles Dickens's famous short story A Christmas Carol starring the character Mr. Magoo. The 19th century English characters Ebeneezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, etc., are thus not seen directly, but instead are portrayed by fictional American actors playing their parts. More Info. The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve. Duration: 53 min. Hark! Offers. Released: 1962-12-18. voiced by Joan Gardner. Casts: Jane Kean, Joan Gardner, Jim Backus, Les Tremayne, Morey Amsterdam. In this classic adaptation of Charles Dickens' timeless tale, the bumbling and lovable Mr. Magoo is the cold-hearted Ebenezer Scrooge. The special's soundtrack was released as a digital download on November 2, 2010. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol is a 1962 Christmas television special starring the UPA cartoon character Mr. Magoo. G. 1h 2m. In the cartoon the premise is that Mr. Magoo has somehow become a Broadway star in a new musical "Christmas Carol," which we see in its entirety, after Magoo … SEE DETAILS. Casts: Jane Kean, Joan Gardner, Jim Backus, Les Tremayne, Morey Amsterdam. Intro (0:29) 02. All logos, images, video and audio clips pertaining to actors, characters and related indicia belong to their respective © and ™ owners. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol subtitles English. Receive a $10 Reward. A Christmas Carol’ (1951) The 1951 Alastair Sim “A Christmas Carol” (original Brit title “Scrooge”) … Having made a bundle on their 130-episode package of Mr. Magoo TV cartoons, the folks at UPA studios decided to star Magoo in a 60-minute musical version of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." Despite being the first animated tv Christmas special, the "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol" is very much boring and the songs are forgettable. Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family. Problem children are coming from another world, aren't they? Jim Backus, Morey Amsterdam, Jack Cassidy. Clips from the special appeared on the television screens in the 1988 film. MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL bowed as a 1960s prime-time NBC-TV cartoon special. Scrooge (Mr. Magoo) with Tiny Tim (Gerald McBoing-Boing). The special was originally held by United Producers Associates, along with the rest of the Mr. Magoo library. Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962) Original Air Date: December 14, 1962 . Relive the heartwarming story of how Scrooge transforms after a visit from the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future in Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. Abe Levitow VHSLaserdiscDVDBlu-rayiTunesAmazon Instant VideoPeacock, — The Ghost of Christmas Present, speaking a line unique to this version. Starring. 53 minutes Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol™ was the first-ever animated holiday special created for television. Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol - DVD Movie [Holiday Christmas Animation Family] NEW Mr. Magoo is featured as a man who doesn't believe in Christmas in this animated adaptation of "A Christmas Carol.". Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol™ was the first-ever animated holiday special created for television. Ali Ewoldt, Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess Photo by Brian Hester The Actors Fund in association with Universal Theatrical Group and Margaret Styne presented a one-night only concert presentation of the holiday classic Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol last evening at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College. The 19t… The story is the familiar Dickens tale with Mr. Magoo cast as Ebenezer Scrooge, and Gerald McBoing-Boing (in a rare speaking role) as Tiny Tim. An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. So I've heard. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (Quincy Magoo Starring In A Christmas Carol) (1962) Animated Cartoon Special BCDB Rating: 4.7 / 5 Stars from 6 users. An awesome holiday classic that is a "must watch" every year! Directed by Abe Levitov, MR. MAGOO’S CHRISTMAS CAROL premiered on December 18, 1962 on the NBC Network. Great To Be Back On Broadway (1:31) 03. Receive a $10 Reward. Bah, Humbug, Mr. Magoo! In the winter of 1962, a time of three gargantuan broadcast networks and a power-wielding block of national advertisers, a relatively tiny ornament called Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol would herald a family holiday TV tradition that has all but slipped into obscurity in the wake of the numerous Christmas specials that it inspired. As suggested by the title, it is a musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, and also the first animated holiday special ever produced specifically for television. Listen to all the actors who have voiced the following. In the cartoon the premise is that Mr. Magoo has somehow become a Broadway star in a new musical "Christmas Carol," which we see in its entirety, after Magoo … This musical adaptation of the classic tale by Charles Dickens, stars Magoo as the cold-hearted old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge. 12 talking about this. Duration: 53 min. Animation Studio: United Productions of America. Ghost of Christmas Present. Barbara Chainfreely adapted from Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol Released: 1962-12-18. I Don't Have A Reason / I'll Add One Later. Addeddate 2018-12-09 05:46:07 This movie is available free with ads to all Peacock users. This week’s musical: Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962)– Musical #597… Great To Be Back On Broadway (Reprise) (0:56) 04. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mister_Magoo's_Christmas_Carol voiced by Jack Cassidy. See Full Cast + Crew for Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol Features Load More Features Movie Reviews Presented by Rotten Tomatoes. Mr. Magoo plays Ebenezer Scrooge in this animated adaptation of "A Christmas Carol." Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. With Jim Backus, Morey Amsterdam, Jack Cassidy, Royal Dano. More Info. The special's music was composed by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, with orchestrations and instrumental music by Walter Scharf. Available on: Discover 1 high-resolution movie poster of Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical) on MoviePosterDB. Now that number is over 500. It was not included on subsequent releases, but the 2010 DVD/Blu-ray combo pack (and its subsequent DVD-only release in 2011) contained an audio commentary, two storyboard sequences, a song demo, and a slide show of the special's production. In this classic adaptation of Dickens' tale, the bumbling and lovable Mr. Magoo is the cold-hearted Ebenezer Scrooge. AKA: Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol, A Christmas Carol. Director: Abe Levitow. The principal voices are provided by Jim Backus as Magoo, Jack Cassidy as Bob Cratchit, Royal Dano as Marley's Ghost, and Joan Gardner, Morey Amsterdam and Paul Frees. Directed by: Rated G | For For Children X. There are no TV airings of Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol in the next 14 days. Mr. Magoo / Ebenezer Scrooge. Marley's Ghost (2:13) 09. In the often-cut opening and closing, the near-sighted Mr. Magoo arrives at the theatre, takes his bows with the other actors, and accidentally demolishes the stage scenery at the end. Bob Cratchit. Mister Magoo’s Christmas Carol (1962) Movie Summary This musical adaptation of the classic tale by Charles Dickens, stars Magoo as the cold-hearted old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge. Release date: An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." This musical adaptation of the classic tale by Charles Dickens, stars Magoo as the cold-hearted old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge. Mr. Magoo (Jim Backus) is a near-sighted, wealthy old man, so it makes a certain amount of sense to build A Christmas Carol around the character. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962) on Vimeo Join In the 1980s Sir Alastair Cooke surprised many with a commentary calling the cartoon one of the best of the many A Christmas Carol adaptations he'd seen. MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL bowed as a 1960s prime-time NBC-TV cartoon special. Ghost of Christmas Present. I know I said I was done watching A Christmas Carol movies this year after the Jim Carrey version, but I really want to hit 500 movies and this was short! Directed by Abe Levitow. Mr. Magoo (Jim Backus) plays Ebenezer Scrooge and learns the meaning of Christmas. Bob Cratchit. I know I said I was done watching A Christmas Carol movies this year after the Jim Carrey version, but I really want to hit 500 movies and this was short! Starring: Jim Backus, Morey Amsterdam, Jack Cassidy, Royal Dano, Paul Frees, Joan Gardner, Les Tremayne, John Hart, Jane Kean, Marie Matthews, Laura Olsher. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol subtitles English. An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." See Full Cast + Crew for Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol Features Load More Features Movie Reviews Presented by Rotten Tomatoes. The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Chrstmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve. Mister Magoo’s Christmas Carol (1962) Movie Summary This musical adaptation of the classic tale by Charles Dickens, stars Magoo as the cold-hearted old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge. 12 talking about this. - Share your reason with the rest of the community. December 18, 1962 In the 1980s Sir Alastair Cooke surprised many with a commentary calling the cartoon one of the best of the many A Christmas Carol adaptations he'd seen. Unfortunately, “short” is the only positive adjective I can use to describe Mister Magoo’s Christmas Carol. voiced by Joan Gardner. Jim Backus, Morey Amsterdam, Jack Cassidy. Addeddate 2018-12-09 05:46:07 Starring. The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve. An awesome holiday classic that is a "must watch" every year! "The Lord's Bright Blessing" is a song featured in Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol. This surprisingly faithful adaptation-for-television of Charles Dickens' 1843 novella debuted on NBC on December 18, 1962. A musical adaptation of `` a Christmas Carol, a Christmas Carol Features Load More Features Reviews... 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