PG certificateA Christmas Story is a Film programme that first aired in 1983 and has been classified a PG certificate.

A Christmas Story is a 4 star programme

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A Christmas Story (1983)

Directed by
Bob Clark

Tale set in the 1940s about a young boy's schemes to make sure he gets a toy gun for Christmas. The story also tells of the boy's narrow escapes from neighbourhood bullies, his father's battles with a smoke-belching furnace and infatuation with an old lamp, his mother's attempts to feed the baby and a nightmarish visit to a department-store Santa.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1983

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA/Canada

Filmed in Colour

When is A Christmas Story next on TV?

It's next showing on Channel 5 December 22nd, 1:50pm and on Channel 5 Plus 1 (Freeview) December 22nd, 2:50pm. See more...


Melinda Dillon...Mrs. Parker
Darren McGavin...The Old Man
Peter Billingsley...Ralphie Parker
Ian Petrella...Randy Parker
Scott L. Schwartz...Flick
R.D. Robb...Schwartz
Tedde Moore...Miss Shields
Yano Anaya...Grover Dill
Zack Ward...Scut Farkus
Jeff Gillen...Santa Claus
Colin Fox...Ming the Merciless