The beloved Dickens holiday tale was brought to the screen by M-G-M in this lively filming. Reginald Owen stars as Ebenezer Scrooge, the Victorian London skinflint who receives a Christmas Eve visit from the spirits of the season and learns to repent his misanthropic ways. With Gene Lockhart as Bob Cratchit and Leo G. Carroll as Marley's Ghost. 69 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; featurettes; bonus short "Peace on Earth" (1939); theatrical trailer.