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A Christmas Story

18th November 1983
1h 33m
Bob Clark
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A Christmas Story is a 1983 Comedy Family film released on 18th November; Bob Clark directed the film which stars Zack Ward, Darren McGavin, and Melinda Dillon. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $17,353,717 on its budget.

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The comic mishaps and adventures of a young boy named Ralph, trying to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift for the 1940s.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 3:01am.

Cast (20)

Zack Ward's profile Zack Ward
Age at Filming ≈ 12
Darren McGavin's profile Darren McGavin
Age at Filming ≈ 60
Melinda Dillon's profile Melinda Dillon
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Leslie Carlson's profile Leslie Carlson
Age at Filming ≈ 49
Peter Billingsley's profile Peter Billingsley
Age at Filming ≈ 11
Bob Clark
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Scott Schwartz
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Jean Shepherd
Age at Filming ≈ 61
Ian Petrella
Age at Filming ≈ 8
Yano Anaya
Age at Filming ≈ 10

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A Christmas Story Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

20% 0-12
5% 20-29
15% 40-49
10% 60-69
50% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

10% Female
90% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

A Christmas Story FAQ

When was A Christmas Story released?

A Christmas Story was released on Friday November 18th, 1983.

How much did A Christmas Story cost to make?

The budget was $3,300,000.

How much money did A Christmas Story make?

The worldwide revenue was $20,653,717.

Is A Christmas Story on Netflix?

No, A Christmas Story is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is A Christmas Story on Amazon Prime?

No, A Christmas Story is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is A Christmas Story on Disney Plus?

No, A Christmas Story is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States