The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017) Review

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The story behind the story, a film looking at how Charles Dickens created the greatest Christmas story of all time. Changing the meaning of the holiday in 1843 as he was struggling with three flops and looked to write and publish his Christmas story in only two months!

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Great Expectations (2012) Review

An adaptation of Charles Dickens tale Great Expectations has a fantastic cast. Pip is an orphan who was taken in by his wicked sister after the death of their parents. His kindness one day changes his life forever, when he is suddenly made a gentleman with help from an unknown benefactor.

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A Christmas Carol (2009) Review

Charles Dicken’s classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge is given an animated Disney look, and if you so wish 3D (2D is still available). I just had to go for the 3D option in an attempt to try to make my mind up whether I like it better or not. Scrooge is taken on a journey of redemption by three ghosts, the ghost of Christmas past, present and future. Going  back looking at his life as it was, how it is today and how it will not be for very much longer. But can he be convinced to change his ways?

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