A Christmas Story (1983)

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Set in the 1940s, A Christmas Story follows the hilarious adventures of nine-year-old Ralphie Parker, who desperately wants one thing for Christmas: a Red Ryder BB gun. Despite his parents’ warnings about “putting his eye out,” Ralphie embarks on a quest to convince everyone, from his teacher to Santa Claus himself, that the Red Ryder BB gun is the perfect gift.

A Christmas Story (1983)

PG
Duration: 1h 34min
Release Date: November 18, 1983 (USA)
Genres: Comedy, Family
Director: Bob Clark
IMDb: 7.9

Box Office Collection

Budget: $3.3 million (Estimate)
Opening Weekend USA: $2.07 million
Gross USA: $20.78 million
Gross Worldwide: $20.79 million

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Casts

Melinda DillonMother
Darren McGavinThe Old Man
Peter BillingsleyRalphie Parker
Ian PetrellaRandy Parker
Zack WardFlick
Scott SchwartzFlick
R.D. RobbSchwartz
Yano AnayaMingo
Paul HubbardGrover Dill
Jim HunterMr. Warner
Dwayne McLeanFreckles
Edie McClurgMrs. Schwartz
Jean ShepherdNarrator (voice)

Writing Credits

Jean ShepherdStory
Leigh BrownScreenplay
Bob ClarkDirector, Screenplay