The following eight-page study guide film packet that can be used in an English, film studies, or media studies class is used to accompany Richard Donner's Christmas comedy "Scrooged" (a modern adaptation of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol") starring Bill Murray. The first page contains a list of cast and crew and a background and introduction on the film. The second page is a page that allows viewers to jot and take down their own notes. Pages three, four, five, six, and seven contain comprehension questions to guide the viewer on the work's camera movement, characterization, cinematography, conflict, editing, foreshadowing, inferences, irony, mise en scene, movement, plot, production or set design, setting, sound, story, suspense, and themes. The eighth page contains discussion questions on the work's acting, characterization, comparisons to other adaptations of "A Christmas Carol," humor, portrayal of live telecasts, and themes.
A multiple choice quiz that can be used as a summative assessment with this packet, a formative assessment, is available as a separate purchase by clicking here