Scrooge

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Scrooge

“grasping old sinner” who learns that miserliness leads only to loneliness and pain. [Br. Lit.: “A Christmas Carol” in Benét, 196]
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And in 1986 Bill Murray starred in another updated version called Scrooged, this time Scrooge running a New York TV company.
Dickens' story also inspired countless Christmas Carol clones, from Bill Murray's Scrooged to both versions of Dr.
There have also been lighter versions of the tale, too: Michael Caine was brilliant in The Muppets Christmas as was Bill Murray in Scrooged,plus Sid James in Carry On Christmas.