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A Christmas story [videorecording] /

by Clark, Bob; Dillon, Melinda; McGavin, Darren; Billingsley, Peter; Shepherd, Jean; Warner Home Video (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Video, [2013]Edition: [30th anniversary ed.].Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: In English and French with subtitles in English, French, Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.Subject(s): Christmas -- Juvenile drama | Air guns -- Juvenile drama | Christmas films | Comedy films | Drama | Feature films | Fiction films | Juvenile works | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Feature films | Comedy films | Fiction films | Christmas films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin, Peter Billingsley.Summary: In 1940s Indiana, nine-year-old Ralphie dreams of his ideal Christmas gift: a genuine Red Ryder 200-shot carbine action air rifle. But when gruff dad and doting mom regularly respond with "You'll shoot your eye out!" Ralphie mounts a full-scale Santa-begging campaign. He encounters a slew of calamities from snowsuit paralysis to the dreaded tongue-on-a-frozen-flagpole gambit.
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This delightfully funny holiday gem tells the story of Ralphie Parker, a nine-year-old in the 1940s who pulls out all the stops to obtain the ultimate Christmas present.

DVD; widescreen and standard versions; Dolby digital.

In English and French with subtitles in English, French, Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin, Peter Billingsley.

Videodisc release of the 1983 motion picture.

Based on the novel "In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash" by Jean Shepherd.

Rated PG.

In 1940s Indiana, nine-year-old Ralphie dreams of his ideal Christmas gift: a genuine Red Ryder 200-shot carbine action air rifle. But when gruff dad and doting mom regularly respond with "You'll shoot your eye out!" Ralphie mounts a full-scale Santa-begging campaign. He encounters a slew of calamities from snowsuit paralysis to the dreaded tongue-on-a-frozen-flagpole gambit.

Produced by Rene Dupont & Bob Clark ; written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown, Bob Clark ; directed by Bob Clark.

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