watch 01:11 The Loop (TV) Do you like this video? A Christmas Carol is an adaptation of Charles Dickens' novel of the same name that premiered on the BBC on Christmas Eve of 1978. This page about a Christmas movie is a stub. Please help The Christmas Special Wiki by expanding this article. Retrieved from "https://christmas-specials.fandom.com/wiki/A_Christmas_Carol_(1978)?oldid=146020" Categories: Movie stubs 1978 releases Specials Originally aired on BBC British Christmas Specials Premiered on Christmas Eve A Christmas Carol Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.