Christmas Movie Trivia
There are many movies that have been marked not only for the actors that played the parts but also because of the story. Among the very famous Christmas characters in the movie are the Grinch, Ebenezer Scrooge and of course St. Nick, Santa Clause or of which ever name he would come.
The movies traces way back to the 1906 for the movie The Night Before Christmas, however, there are some who believes that there are some short films that were made prior that. There were also some known movies that were made in 1908, The Christmas Burglars and A Trap for Santa Claus, in 1909 are among the first few ones. The Grinch is probably one of those characters whom we hated for hating Christmas. In the story, the Grinch is said to have a heart that is 2 times smaller which, in turn, made him unable to love. Among the well loved actors who played the Grinch are
Ebenezer Scrooge is another character that has been played over and over. Along wit him are the Ghost of Christmas past, present and future. His story revolves around being a miser at Christmas wherein by the ghost he was able to see his past, present and his future together with those people around him. Among the best movies about him are Scrooge (1951) written by Charles Dickens and was adapted by Noel Langley.
Perhaps the most beloved Christmas character is Old St. Nick. There are many films that as made a mark in everyone’s hearts. There are many who loved the characters, perhaps many were also scared by some adaptations or horror themed Santa Clause character. Still, one of the classic Christmas movie is “It’s a Wonderful Life”, where no Grinch, Scrooge or Santa Clause were mentioned, just an angel and a community’s unity. This movie is still being showed in some stations during Christmas but has never failed to remind everyone of the true meaning of the season.