Critic Review - New York Times

There are a number of small, unexpectedly funny moments in A Christmas Story, but you have to possess the stamina of a pearl diver to find them.

May 20, 2003 Full Review Source: New York Times | Comments (19)
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David Smith

This reviewer is a lost cause.

Dec 10 - 07:54 AM


no way

your brain is so small it could not be found with a giant telescope

Apr 8 - 08:35 PM


Rachel Stovall

Jun 20 - 03:57 PM


b x

shutup you stupid critic you do not know what you are talking about.if you had a brain you still would be stupid

Oct 18 - 02:17 PM


Gen Rocks

this movie is a classic, and you are a moron.

Nov 26 - 05:15 PM


Dakotah Salazar

a christmas story is a classic.

Dec 20 - 05:47 AM


Darryl Gagnon

Dec 25 - 02:16 PM

James B.

James Bong

"I like the tin man"

"you'll shoot your eye out"

both these lines could hold the movie if the rest of it wasn't so great. Not just a Christmas movie but as a comedy film... it holds it's own. You suck old man.

Oct 8 - 12:52 AM


Dudley Heffington

a canby fail... nobody's perfect

Dec 3 - 04:30 PM

And The Answer Is 42

VJ Perry

it would take the stamina of a pearl driver to find you brain you old hag

Dec 24 - 05:36 PM


None None

I guess everyone in the free world has taken a few diving classes.

Mar 25 - 08:52 PM

Nicholas S.

Nicholas Stamatovich

Vince Canby has been dead for close to a decade....this review shouldn't count.

Dec 16 - 07:23 PM

Jack A.

Jack Anonymous

Hey Vincent whhops your dead (WooHoo!) I'm sorry God Dammit!!

May 15 - 07:24 PM

Jason Mika

Jason Mika

You couldn't be more wrong grandpa

Oct 8 - 10:18 PM

Mitch Andrews

Mitch Andrews

a scrooge this old coot is

Nov 19 - 03:22 PM

The Reaper

Iron Will

Die in a fire.

Dec 9 - 03:46 PM

Joe Carverson

Joe Carverson

Go lick a frozen pole. In hell.

Dec 24 - 05:22 PM

Justen Noll

Justen Noll

Vincent Canby, thank you for being truthful. I do think your absolutely right.

Mar 30 - 02:25 PM

Czar N.

Czar Nathon

You think his absolutely right is what?

Jun 4 - 05:32 PM

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