A Christmas Carol (1951) – Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza

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Just as the USA packaged up modern Christmas for us (see our matinee screening of “Miracle on 34th Street”, or “It’s a Wonderful Life” inevitably on TV over this December period), Charles Dickens created what we understand as Christmas in the 19th century with “A Christmas Carol”. Alistair Sim’s tour-de…

Miracle on 34th Street (1947) – Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza

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As part of the Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza, we will be screening a double bill of Christmas magic in Wincanton Town Hall. The matinee slot is filled by “Miracle on 34th Street”, which won three Academy Awards, and inspired countless TV, radio spinoffs. Starring Maureen O’Hara, Joh Payne, Gene Lockhard and…