Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol
Studio: UPA Release Date : December 18, 1962 Series: Television Special
  1. General Info

Cumulative rating:       (3 ratings submitted)

Synopsis

Mr. Magoo plays Ebenezer Scrooge in a Broadway adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol.

Characters

Mr. Magoo
(Voice: Jim Backus)

Credits

Director

Abe Levitow

Animator

John Walker
Hank Smith
Xenia de Mattia
Casey Onaitis
Ed Solomon
Tom McDonald
Gerard Baldwin
Duane Crowther

Story

Charles Dickens

Music

Walter Scharf
Jule Styne

Voices

Jim Backus
Morey Amsterdam
Jack Cassidy
Royal Dano
Paul Frees
Joan Gardner
John Hart
Jane Kean
Marie Matthews
Laura Olsher
Les Tremayne

Producer

Lee Orgel

Production Manager

Earl Jonas

Film Editor

Sam Horta
Earl Bennett
George Probert
Wayne Hughes

Executive Producer

Henry G. "Hank" Saperstein

Story Adaptation

Barbara Chain

Production Coordinator

Paul Carlson

Titles

Phill "Phil" Norman

Production Design

Lee Mishkin
Robert "Bob" Singer
Richard "Dick" Ung
Cornelius Neal "Corny" Cole
Shirley Silvey
Tony Rivera
Marty Murphy
Sam Weiss

Storyboards

Marty Murphy
Shirley Silvey

Color Styling

Phill "Phil" Norman
Gloria (II) Wood
Robert "Bob" Inman
Jack Heiter
David "Dave" Weidman

Sequence Director

Steve Clark
Gerard Baldwin
Duane Crowther

Lyrics

Bob Merrill

Ink and Paint Supervisor

Marion O'Callahan

Dialogue Director

Jerry Hausner

Color Models

Annie Guenther

Included in:

Mr. Magoo's Holiday Festival

Milestones

The first animated Christmas special.

Video Information

DVD

United States

Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol
The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector's Edition
Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol
Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol
Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol

BluRay Disc

United States

Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol Collector's Edition
The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector's Edition

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 20330
Running time: 52:08
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Mono
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Language: English

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History

11/23/2012

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11/27/2012

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3/11/2013

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9/25/2013

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12/23/2014

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2/20/2015

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2/17/2016

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2/7/2017

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4/2/2018

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Sources

Jim Backus: Voices
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Henry G. "Hank" Saperstein: Executive Producer
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Lee Orgel: Producer
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Morey Amsterdam: Voices
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Jack Cassidy: Voices
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Royal Dano: Voices
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Paul Frees: Voices
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Joan Gardner: Voices
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John Hart: Voices
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Jane Kean: Voices
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Marie Matthews: Voices
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Laura Olsher: Voices
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Les Tremayne: Voices
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Walter Scharf: Music
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Steve Clark: Sequence Director
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Gerard Baldwin: Sequence Director
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Duane Crowther: Sequence Director
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Lee Mishkin: Production Design
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Robert "Bob" Singer: Production Design
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Richard "Dick" Ung: Production Design
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Cornelius Neal "Corny" Cole: Production Design
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Shirley Silvey: Production Design
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Tony Rivera: Production Design
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Marty Murphy: Production Design
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Sam Weiss: Production Design
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Phill "Phil" Norman: Color Styling
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Gloria (II) Wood: Color Styling
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Robert "Bob" Inman: Color Styling
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Jack Heiter: Color Styling
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

David "Dave" Weidman: Color Styling
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

John Walker: Animator
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Hank Smith: Animator
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Xenia de Mattia: Animator
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Casey Onaitis: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Ed Solomon: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Tom McDonald: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Earl Jonas: Production Manager
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Sam Horta: Film Editor
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Earl Bennett: Film Editor
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

George Probert: Film Editor
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Wayne Hughes: Film Editor
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Abe Levitow: Director
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Jule Styne: Music
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Bob Merrill: Lyrics
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Charles Dickens: Story
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Barbara Chain: Story Adaptation
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Phill "Phil" Norman: Titles
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters

Gerard Baldwin: Animator
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters

Duane Crowther: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Jerry Hausner: Dialogue Director
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters

Marty Murphy: Storyboards
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters

Shirley Silvey: Storyboards
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters

Paul Carlson: Production Coordinator
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters

Marion O'Callahan: Ink and Paint Supervisor
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters

Annie Guenther: Color Models
  • Verified by "Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol: Tha Making of the First Animated Christmas Special" by Darrell Van Citters