A Christmas Carol / Songs From Grope Lane

'A Christmas Carol' - At his house, a group of friends and relatives listen to Dickens as he tells his Christmas story. Anton Lesser, as Dickens, brings this classic ghost story to life in a masterly and haunting way (97 minutes). 'Songs from Grope Lane' - The 12-year-old Dickens escapes his miserable daily life and the blacking factory to enjoy a brief spell of raucous tavern entertainment. Lucy Skeaping's ensemble performs deliciously seedy pub songs from Dickensian London in the mid-19th century (25 minutes).

Year: 2003
Genre: TV Drama, Christmas, Television Shows, Charles Dickens, Supernatural
Country: UK
Director: Geraldine Dowd
Starring: Anton Lesser
Duration: 122 Minutes
Rating: PG
Location in store: Drama (TV)



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