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A Christmas Story
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A Christmas Story (1983)

7.9 PG
Genre: Comedy, Family
Release Date: November. 18,1983
Duration: 93min
Country: US
Original Language: en
Director: Bob Clark
Plot: The Red Ryder BB gun is all nine-year-old Ralphie Parker wants for Christmas, which is quickly approaching. His mother's initial thought was that he would shoot his eyes out when he brought it up at the supper table. Ralphie sets out on a mission to persuade everyone, including his father, teachers, and even Santa, to see things his way to receive the greatest gift of the season. A beautiful present from his aunt, which his mother adores, is among the many gifts he receives on the big day. Consider BB guns, though.
Cast: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin, Jean Shepherd, Ian Petrella
Keywords: christmas, holiday, 1940s, snow, nostalgia, young boy, chinese restaurant, tongue, mall santa, christmas tree dealer

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8.3 NR
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Country: US
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7.6 R
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7.9 R
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7.7 PG-13
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Groundhog Day (1993)

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About a Boy (2002)

7.1 PG-13
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Release Date: 2002-05-17
Duration: 101min
Country: US
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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
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Lez Bomb (2018)

5.2 NC-17
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7.6 R
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6.3
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Stalag 17 (1953)

8 NR
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Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Family
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Release Date: 1992-11-19
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