The Man Who Invented Christmas (movie)

2017 film by Bharat Nalluri

The Man Who Invented Christmas is a 2017 Christmas biographical comedy drama movie directed by Bharat Nalluri and written by Susan Coyne. It is based on the 2008 book of the same name about Charles Dickens by Les Standiford. It stars Dan Stevens, Christopher Plummer, and Jonathan Pryce. It is about Dickens (Stevens) as he creates and writes his 1843 classic A Christmas Carol.

It was released by Bleecker Street in the United States on 22 November 2017.[1] It received generally positive reviews from critics.[2]


  1. Hipes, Patrick (7 November 2016). "Dan Stevens & Christopher Plummer To Star In Charles Dickens Tale 'The Man Who Invented Christmas'". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Business Media. Retrieved 10 November 2016.
  2. Dingle, Jon (23 September 2017). "The Man Who Invented Christmas UK Release Date Announced". Filmoria. Retrieved 8 January 2018.