Opening

20% The Identical Sep 05
20% The Longest Week Sep 05
71% Thunder and the House of Magic Sep 05
72% God Help the Girl Sep 05
—— The Remaining Sep 05

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $17.1M
20% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $11.9M
39% If I Stay $9.3M
31% As Above/So Below $8.6M
21% Let's Be Cops $8.3M
37% The November Man $7.9M
17% When The Game Stands Tall $6.0M
32% The Giver $5.3M
65% The Hundred-Foot Journey $4.8M
34% The Expendables 3 $3.6M

Coming Soon

—— No Good Deed Sep 12
—— Dolphin Tale 2 Sep 12
—— Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt? Sep 12
100% The Skeleton Twins Sep 12
100% The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby Sep 12

Premieres Tonight

—— The League: Season 6

New Episodes Tonight

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
—— Franklin & Bash: Season 4
—— Graceland: Season 2
—— Hot in Cleveland: Season 5
56% Legends: Season 1
38% Taxi Brooklyn: Season 1

New Episodes Tonight

88% Finding Carter: Season 1
43% Houdini: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
—— Rizzoli & Isles: Season 5
—— Royal Pains: Season 6
—— Sullivan & Son: Season 3

A Christmas Story Reviews

Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune
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[A] richly remembered tale of Christmas past.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 3.5/4

December 4, 2013
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
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Shepherd provides the voice-over of the grown hero narrating, and his prominence on the sound track forces Clark to focus on visual humor, resulting in some wild Our Gang-style slapstick.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

December 5, 2012
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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If you're a fan of Christmas movies or films that use nostalgia as a driver, A Christmas Story cannot be missed. Then again, if you're in either category, you have probably already seen it.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3.5/4

June 10, 2008

Time Out
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Delightfully entertaining, with a wryly amusing narration to keep the adults in the audience smirking.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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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.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

May 20, 2003
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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There is a real knowledge of human nature beneath the comedy.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

February 13, 2001
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