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Year: 2017

Original Title: The Man Who Invented Christmas

Country: Ireland

Length: 104 minutes

Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Studios: Producciones Kaplan

Distributor: Thunderbird

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Release Dates

United Kingdom: December 01 2017

United States:


Ranking: 6,935 out of 14,463 movies (up 1385)


6.4 by 5 media


Based on the book of the same name by Les Standiford. Set in 1843, the story pay attention to the Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) 's life. Definitely in the most difficult moment of his career like writer. After the failure of his last three books and the rejection oh his publishers, he set out to write and self-publish a book. All because he hopes that it saves his family and return the illusion for his job. Particulary, the film tell us the six weeks that the author needed to create 'A Christmas Carol'. And how he changed the sad life of Ebenezer Scrooge (Christopher Plummer) in perfect example of Christmas's spirit. Show us a family and funny holidays just like now we celebrates.


Cast The Man Who Invented Christmas

Dan Stevens

Dan Stevens

Charles Dickens

Christopher Plummer

Christopher Plummer

Ebenezer Scrooge

Jonathan Pryce

Jonathan Pryce

John Dickens

Ian McNeice

Ian McNeice




Trivia The Man Who Invented Christmas

A big part of the cast has previously been on TV series Doctor Who.