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The Muppet Christmas Carol

1992

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  • The addition of a Robert Marley alongside Jacob (to accommodate the show’s two grouchy old hecklers, Statler and Waldorf) should have been resisted: two Marley’s ghosts, chains and all, are not half as scary as one. All the same, The Muppet Christmas Carol achieves the odd genuinely chilling moment, along with a lot of fun.

  • The film is surprisingly bittersweet, balancing Gonzo and Rizzo the Rat’s goofy hijinks with Caine’s somber turn as Scrooge.