Scrooge: A Christmas Carol

Scrooge: A Christmas Carol

Scrooge: A Christmas Carol is a 2022 British animated musical fantasy comedy drama film directed by Stephen Donnelly from a screenplay by both Donnelly and Leslie Bricusse, adapted from the 1970 film Scrooge (for which Bricusse wrote the screenplay and composed the songs), in turn based on the 1843 novel A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.

Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (2022)

Rated: PG
Duration: 1 hour and 36 minutes
Release date: November 18, 2022
Genre: Animation, Musical, Fantasy, Comedy, Drama
Director: Stephen Donnelly
IMDb rating: 6.8

Casts:

NameRole
Luke EvansEbenezer Scrooge
Olivia ColmanGhost of Christmas Past
Jessie BuckleyIsabel Fezziwig
Jonathan PryceGhost of Christmas Present
Johnny FlynnBob Cratchit
James CosmoOld Joe
Trevor Dion NicholasHarry

Box office collection:

Opening Weekend USA: $4.2 million
Gross USA: $10.3 million
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $21.5 million

Awards:

AwardCategoryResult
Alliance of Women Film Journalists EDA AwardsBritish/Irish Actress of the YearNominated
Society of London Theatre AwardsBest Music Theatre DirectorNominated
London Evening Standard Theatre AwardsBest MusicalNominated
Whatsonstage AwardsBest MusicalNominated
Critics’ Circle Theatre AwardsBest DirectorNominated
Critics’ Circle Theatre AwardsBest MusicalNominated

Writer and director:

NameRole
Leslie BricusseWriter
Stephen DonnellyWriter and Director