An American Christmas Carol

Critics Consensus

No consensus yet.

Tomatometer
Not Yet Available

TOMATOMETER

Reviews Counted: N/A

58%
liked it

Audience Score

User Ratings: 1,771

TOMATOMETER

N/A
All Critics | Top Critics
Average Rating: N/A
Reviews Count: 0
Fresh: 0
Rotten: 0

AUDIENCE SCORE

58%
Average Rating: 3.2/5

You may have noticed some of the recent changes we have made. To read more about what we’ve been working on behind the scenes, please check out our new RT Product Blog here.


Want to See

Add Rating
My Rating    

Movie Info

Made up to look like a septuagenarian, Henry Winkler plays Benedict Slade, a Scrooge-like miser living in a tiny New England town during the Depression. Slade goes Scrooge one further by repossessing items from a poor farm couple and an orphanage on Christmas eve. While reading a copy of Dickens' The Christmas Carol in his home, Slade is visited by his own set of Spirits Past, Present and Future, including his Hell-dwelling late business partner (Kenneth Pogue). Lensed in Canada, this made-for-TV film premiered the week before Christmas of 1979.

Watch it now

Cast

Henry Winkler
as Benedict Slade
David Wayne
as Merrivale
Chris Wiggins
as Mr. Brewster
R.H. Thomson
as Thatcher
Dorian Harewood
as Matt Reeves
Susan Hogan
as Helen Brewster
Cec Linder
as Auctioneer
Tammy Bourne
as Sarah Thatcher
Michael Wincott
as Choir Leader
Chris Cragg
as Jonathan Thatcher
James Douglas
as Sam Perkins
Arlene Duncan
as Jennie Reeves
Linda Sorenson
as Doris Thatcher
Ken Pogue
as Jack Latham
View All

Critic Reviews for An American Christmas Carol

There are no critic reviews yet for An American Christmas Carol. Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates!

Audience Reviews for An American Christmas Carol

There are no featured reviews for An American Christmas Carol at this time.

An American Christmas Carol Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features