10:56 AM PDT, September 7, 2012
The weeks before Halloween usually are the time when holiday releases start rolling out, and here's a noteworthy one with a new Blu-ray edition to add to the traditional list.
While he still was playing Fonzie on "Happy Days," Henry Winkler got many outside opportunities, this made-for-TV take on an updated Ebenezer Scrooge being one of the most interesting. His character is a Depression-era banker who's a particular terror on Christmas Eve, prompting a visit by - surprise! - three ghosts. Dorian Harewood also stars. *** (Not rated: AS)
<a href="http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0088AW5I4/ref=nosim/?tag=zap2it07-20"><b>Buy 'An American Christmas Carol' on DVD</b></a>.