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A Christmas Story Reviews

Mike Long
November 2, 2008
The film works because of the balance it shows between an idealistic view of life and a very realistic look at the everyday ups and downs of family.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
October 30, 2008
...if there is any problem with A Christmas Story, it's that it may exhaust you from laughing so hard. (Blu-ray Ultimate Collector's Edition)
Full Review | Original Score: 10/10
Betsy Bozdech
October 29, 2006
It's impossible to watch A Christmas Story and not remember what it felt like to be a kid during the holidays.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
James Plath
August 13, 2004
From the minute Ralphie and his friends press their noses against a department store window to admire the tin toys and BB-guns, viewers are transported to a different period.
Read More | Original Score: 9/10
Widgett Walls
November 7, 2003
It cannot be denied--as many points as they get for truly trying to make this a special edition--the film itself eclipses any bonus material. It's just priceless.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5

October 15, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/4
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
October 9, 2003
The second disc, is nirvana for fans of (Jean) Shepherd as he reads original pieces.
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Marc Girdler
May 13, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Abbie Bernstein
Audio Video Revolution
April 17, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Paul Cooke
November 18, 1983
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10