• 1988,
  • Paramount,
  • Dir. Richard Donner

  • Starring:
  • Bill Murray,
  • Karen Allen,
  • John Forsythe,
  • Bobcat Goldthwait,
  • David Johanson


Frank Cross runs a US TV station which is planning a live adaptation of Dickens' Christmas Carol. Frank's childhood wasn't a particularly pleasant one, and so he doesn't really appreciate the Christmas spirit. With the help of the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future, Frank realizes he must change.


The New York Times

Locked deep inside Bill Murray there is a small, hyperactive misanthrope fighting to be heard through the large heavy body that contains him. The misanthrope never sleeps. He's a busy demon, peering out through Mr. Murray's squinty eyes, seeing all and remaining actively unimpressed. Read More >>>


"Let's face it, Frank. Garden slugs got more out of life than you."

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