Scrooged

1988

Richard Donner
Director

Having Bill Murray do the Scrooge thing seemd like an inspired idea, and it is, except this movie fails to capitalise on it. all starts well but the thing succumbs to pathos and faux Christmas cheer. Good score from Danny Elfman though.

Scrooged
9th November 1999
DVD




1.85:1




Bill Murray
Frank Cross
Karen Allen
Claire Phillips
John Forsythe
Lew Hayward
John Glover
Brice Cummings
Bobcat Goldthwait
Eliot Loudermilk
David Johansen
Cabby Christmas Past
Carol Kane
Sugar Plum Fairy Xmas Present
Robert Mitchum
Preston Rhinelander
Nicholas Phillips
Calvin Cooley
Michael J. Pollard
Herman
Selma Archerd
Mrs. Claus at party
Susan Barnes
Harpy
Brian Doyle-Murray
Father in 1958
Jamie Farr
Jacob Marley
Harvey Fisher
Party Guest
Robert Goulet
himself
Buddy Hackett
Scrooge
Delores Hall
Hazel
Damon Hines
Steven Cooley
John Houseman
himself
Jean Speegle Howard
Mrs. Claus
Jeffrey Joseph
Executive
Steve Kahan
Technician
Mabel King
Gramma
Lee Majors
Himself
Pat McCormick
TV Ghost of Xmas Present
Jack McGee
Carpenter
John Murray
Brother James
Michael O'Donoghue
Priest
Sachi Parker
Belle
Anne Ramsey
Woman in Shelter
Logan Ramsey
Man in Shelter
Mary Lou Retton
herself
Paul Shaffer
street musician
Mary Ellen Trainor
Ted
Paul Tuerpe
Stage Manager
Alfre Woodard
Grace Cooley