Ben Oliver

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The Muppet Christmas Carol

One might say that December is the foreclosure season. Harvest time for the money-lenders.
24 December 2020

The more I think about it, the more I realise that this is one of the best adaptations of this novel. Having Gonzo play Charles Dickens narrating the story is a masterstroke and makes it surprisingly faithful to the novel.

A wonderful piece of work that’s ageing like a fine wine.