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Scrooge - 1951 - Alastair Sim

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    There are many versions of A Christmas Carol, but I like the Alastair Sim version best. He gives the main character a lot more personality than just the "sociopathic curmudgeon" of the other versions. I watch them all, though.
     
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    I agree, the Sim version is the best. I like the Mr. Magoo one , too
     
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    I look forward to the new remake almost every year.
    Great story.
     
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    One of the very best! My favorite version, well acted and loved the music too.
     
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    Mark me down for that also. Superb version of the Dickens tale.
     
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    What? They made a movie about my old boss (wink,wink)?
     
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    I like the George C Scott version too. Though I like Mr. Sim's version as well.
     
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    I am waiting for the version with Hugh Laurie.
     
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    Best Christmas movie ....ever
    "Cut me troat or Rip Me liver , If Im tellin a lie"
     
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    True classic!!
     
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    George C Scott one and the Muppets version. It’s actually really good.

    I wanna go back and take a look at the CGI one that came out 10 years ago or so. As a whole I think it sucked but one of the ghosts was epic and there were a couple great scenes if I remember correctly.
     
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    Alastair Sim. Always.
     
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    My favorite two are the Alastair Sim version and the 1938 Reginald Owen version.
     
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    We’ve watched and enjoyed both on the same night.
     
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    There is also this animated version from 1971, ALSO with Alastair Sim...

     
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    My favorite is the 1938 Reginald Owen version with the 1951 Alastair Sim a close second.
     
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    Topper was in this version , Marley. :)
    Our first dog. Was named after him.
     
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