An American Christmas Carol (1979)

Movie Summary

In Depression-era New England, a miserly businessman named Benedict Slade receives a long-overdue attitude adjustment one Christmas eve when he is visited by three ghostly figures who resemble three of the people whose possessions Slade had seized to collect on unpaid loans.

An American Christmas Carol originally premiered on ABC December 16, 1979.

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Cast Includes

Henry Winkler (Benedict Slade), Dorian Harewood (Matt Reeves), Susan Hogan (Helen Brewster), David Wayne (Merrivale), Chris Wiggins (Mr. Nathaniel Brewster), R.H. Thompson (Thatcher), Ken Pogue (Jack Latham), Gerard Parkes (Jessup), Tammy Bourne (Sarah Thatcher), Christopher Crabb (Tim)

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