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71: Five Completely Different Versions of ‘A Christmas Carol’

Posted: December 3, 2014 at 4:11 pm   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

This week we put you in the holiday spirit with a special episode dedicated to the story that started it all…A Christmas Carol. Ok, ok…the other story that started it […]

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Interview with Paul Kerr, Ebenezer Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol” Opening at The Fox Theatre December 9!

Posted: December 7, 2010 at 8:28 pm   /   Interviews, Live Theater, Local

“A Christmas Carol” returns to the fabulous Fox Theatre from December 9 – 12. Paul Thomas Kerr has appeared throughout the country in national tours of Pirates of Penzance, Can-Can, […]

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Robert Zemeckis Doing “Wizard of Oz” Remake?

Posted: November 17, 2010 at 2:15 pm   /   Local, Movie News

In what may go down as the most boneheaded remake of all time, or the most inspired, Robert Zemeckis is in talks with Warner Bros. to shoot a remake of […]

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Colin Firth “A Single Man” – 2010 Best Actor Oscar Nomination (Video)

Posted: March 7, 2010 at 12:13 am   /   Film, Local

Veteran British Actor is up for his first Academy Award nomination for the Tom Ford directed picture, A Single Man. Set in 1962 A Single Man tells the story of […]

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“A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens | Chapter 5 – The End of it

Posted: December 1, 2009 at 11:35 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

Yes! and the bedpost was his own. The bed was his own, the room was his own. Best and happiest of all, the time before him was his own, to […]

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“A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens | Chapter 4 – The Last of the Spirits

Posted: December 1, 2009 at 11:34 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

The Phantom slowly, gravely, silently approached. When it came, Scrooge bent down upon his knee; for in the very air through which this Spirit moved it seemed to scatter gloom […]

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“A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens | Chapter 3 – The Second of the Three Spirits

Posted: December 1, 2009 at 11:32 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

Awaking in the middle of a prodigiously tough snore, and sitting up in bed to get his thoughts together, Scrooge had no occasion to be told that the bell was […]

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“A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens | Chapter 2 – The First of the Three Spirits

Posted: December 1, 2009 at 11:28 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

When Scrooge awoke, it was so dark, that looking out of bed, he could scarcely distinguish the transparent window from the opaque walls of his chamber. He was endeavouring to […]

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“A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens | Chapter 1 – Marley’s Ghost

Posted: December 1, 2009 at 11:25 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

Marley was dead: to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that. The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk, the undertaker, and the chief […]

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Read “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens Online

Posted: December 1, 2009 at 11:22 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

Preface I have endeavoured in this Ghostly little book, to raise the Ghost of an Idea, which shall not put my readers out of humour with themselves, with each other, […]

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