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The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017)

PG 11/22/2017 (US) DramaHistoryComedyFamily 1h 45m
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How Charles Dickens wrote “A Christmas Carol” and created a tradition.


In 1843, despite the fact that Dickens is a successful writer, the failure of his latest book puts his career at a crossroads, until the moment when, struggling with inspiration and confronting reality with his childhood memories, a new character is born in the depths of his troubled mind; an old, lonely, embittered man, so vivid, so human, that a whole world grows around him, a story so inspiring that changed the meaning of Christmas forever.

  1. Bharat Nalluri


  2. Charles Dickens


  3. Susan Coyne


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  1. Dan Stevens

    Dan Stevens

    Charles Dickens

  2. Christopher Plummer

    Christopher Plummer


  3. Jonathan Pryce

    Jonathan Pryce

    Mr. John Dickens

  4. Justin Edwards

    Justin Edwards

    John Forster / Ghost of Christmas Present

  5. Morfydd Clark

    Morfydd Clark

    Kate Dickens

  6. Donald Sumpter

    Donald Sumpter

    Haddock / Ghost of Marley

  7. Miles Jupp

    Miles Jupp


  8. Simon Callow

    Simon Callow


  9. Miriam Margolyes

    Miriam Margolyes

    Mrs. Fisk

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