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Christmas Story

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Nov 03, 2009

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Christmas Story is about a young orphan who grows up to become the legendary Saint Nicholas. This Finnish film, produced in 2007, has now been dubbed into English so North American audiences may also enjoy the holiday movie.

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Why Is Christmas Story Rated PG?

Christmas Story is rated PG for mild thematic elements and brief smoking.

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This Laplander tale about the child who will eventually become the legendary Saint Nick includes the tragic death of the young boy’s parents and baby sister. Although their death is not seen, the child is told his family members fell through the ice and were drowned. A mean-spirited man suggests drowning a child, physically cuffs a youngster and forces him to do manual labor. A small girl is lost during a snowstorm and feared dead. A man is knocked over while trying to train reindeer to pull a sleigh. Smoking is depicted.

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Details on home video releases of Christmas Story...

Release Date: 3 November 2009

Christmas Story (Originally titled Joulutarina in Finnish) has been released through Anchor Bay Entertainment with a dubbed English language track on 3 November 2009.

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