Based on Charles Dickens' story, A Christmas Carol tells the story of a bitter old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformation into a kinder person after visiting with a series of ghosts. This story is a classic, and remains popular to this day - the book has never been out of print. This adaptation is the abridged version - designed to entertain children of all ages.
When Charlie Brown complains about the overwhelming materialism he sees among everyone during the Christmas season, Lucy suggests that he become director of the school Christmas pageant. Charlie Brown accepts, but this proves to be a frustrating endeavor. When an attempt to restore the proper holiday spirit with a forlorn little Christmas fir tree fails, he needs Linus’ help to learn what the real meaning of Christmas is. Based entirely on the Christmas special that has aired every year since 1965, with a live 3 piece band, A Charlie Brown Christmas? is sure to delight.