Thumbprint Cookies with Mr. Magoo's Christmas CarolThe original soundtrack album for the first animated Christmas TV special—which boasts one of the finest musical scores ever—was released almost 50 years after it premiered. Released on November 2, Executive Producer: Henry G. Director: Abe Levitow. Producer: Lee Orgel.
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Producer: Lee Orgel. Director: Abe Levitow. Scrooge promises a raise in salary to Bob Crachit and showers the young Tiny Tim jagoos affection. It also allows the familiar Mr.John, So grateful for all this information. This is the extended version that was discovered in the Classic Media archives with the lovely orchestral bridge. I thought that this was right up with those guys and somebody's got to put a book out on Mr. NBC aired the special again inwith scenes depicting Magoo in the framing device cut in order to make room for commercials.
Magoo proudly exclaims, November 8, M. Clips from the special were seen on television monitors in Scrooged. Thursd. Elsewhere on AWN.
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Magoo as Ebenezer Scrooge. The special first aired on December 18, on NBC and was the first animated Christmas special to be produced specifically for television. Magoo is heading to a theater on Broadway , where he is starring as Ebenezer Scrooge in a musical production based on A Christmas Carol. Due to Magoo's nearsightedness, he arrives thirty minutes late and accidentally injures the director "It's Great to Be Back on Broadway". Scrooge is a miserly money lender in Victorian London on Christmas Eve, counting money while his clerk Bob Cratchit is underpaid and has no coal for his fire "Ringle, Ringle". After rudely refusing two men who ask him for a donation to charity, Scrooge reluctantly allows Cratchit to take the holiday off.
The idea was well received and Classic Media was on board so I built the book around this proposal. Categories :. Thanks for commenting. December 26, am. Then they move on to see Fezziwig's joyous Christmas party where Ebenezer worked as an apprentice.
Me too! That song "Alone in the World" pulls at the heart strings. And when the older Scrooge puts his hand on the younger Scrooge's shoulder, comforting him--ooohhh! Get me the box of tissues! Thanks for commenting. I haven't seen this one in years!
View the discussion thread. December 30, pm. Hidden categories: All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from January. And, Scrooge's awareness of his death reminds him he'll once again be alone.
Not just musically but the lyrics really hit people where they live like "Alone in the World" or "Winter Was Warm. Other selections differ based on what elements could or could not be found. BD: What did you learn. BD: What about the animation.