A Christmas Story Image
Metascore
77

Generally favorable reviews - based on 8 Critics

User Score
8.2

Universal acclaim- based on 73 Ratings

Summary: Ralphie, a young boy growing up in the '40's, dreams of owning a Red Rider BB gun. He sets out to convince the world this is the perfect gift. But along the way, he runs into opposition from his parents, his teacher, and even good 'ol Santa Claus himself.
Runtime: 94 min
Production: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Genres: Comedy, Family
Countries: USA, Canada
Language: English
Home Release Date: Oct 7, 2003
Director Credit
Bob Clark Director
Writer Credit
Bob Clark Screenplay
Jean Shepherd Screenplay
Leigh Brown Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Peter Billingsley Ralphie Parker
Cast Credit
Colin Fox Ming The Merciless
Darren McGavin The Old Man - Mr. Parker
Ian Petrella Randy Parker
Jeff Gillen Santa Claus
Jim Hunter Freight Man
Leslie Carlson Tree Man
Melinda Dillon Mrs. Parker
Patty Johnson Head Elf
Paul Hubbard Flash Gordon
R.D. Robb Schwartz
Scott Schwartz Flick
Tedde Moore Miss Shields
Yano Anaya Grover Dill
Zack Ward Scut Farkus
Producer Credit
Bob Clark Producer
Gary Goch Associate Producer
René Dupont Producer
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