Elf (2003)


Buddy Hobbs, a human raised by elves at the North Pole, travels to New York City in search of his biological father. With his elf-like innocence and unwavering belief in Christmas spirit, Buddy brings joy and chaos to the life of his cynical father, Walter Hobbs.


Duration: 1h 37min
Release Date: November 7, 2003 (USA)
Genres: Comedy, Fantasy
Director: Jon Favreau
IMDb: 7.4

Box Office Collection:

Budget: $70 million (Estimated)
Opening Weekend USA: $26.5 million
Gross USA: $220 million
Gross Worldwide: $225 million



Will FerrellBuddy Hobbs
James CaanWalter Hobbs
Zooey DeschanelJovie
Mary SteenburgenEmily Hobbs
Daniel TayMichael Hobbs
Bob NewhartPapa Elf
Ed AsnerSanta Claus
John GoodmanMiles Finch
Peter DinklageMiles Finch Elf
Craig T. NelsonMr. Greenway

Writing Credits

David BerenbaumScreenwriter
Jon FavreauDirector