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Ralph 'Ralphie' Parker (Character)
from A Christmas Story (1983)

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Ralph "Ralphie" Parker is the main protagonist of the A Christmas Story franchise... See more »
Alternate Names:
Ralph / Ralph Parker / Ralph Parker As A Boy / Ralph as Man / Ralphie / Ralphie Parker / Ralphie as an Adult / Young Ralph / Young Ralph Parker


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  1. "Movies in Real Life"
        - A Christmas Story in Real Life (2013) TV episode, Played by Milo Delaney (as Ralphie)
  2. A Christmas Story 2 (2012) (V) Played by Braeden Lemasters (as Ralph Parker)

  3. It Runs in the Family (1994) Played by Kieran Culkin
    ... aka "My Summer Story" - , International (English title) (alternative title)

  4. Ollie Hopnoodle's Haven of Bliss (1988) (TV) Played by Jean Shepherd (as Ralph) / Jerry O'Connell (as Young Ralph)
  5. "American Playhouse"
        - The Star-Crossed Romance of Josephine Cosnowski (1985) TV episode, Played by Peter Kowanko (as Young Ralph)
        - Concealed Enemies, Part I: Suspicion (1984) TV episode, Played by Jonathan Baltzer (as Ralph)
        - The Great American Fourth of July and Other Disasters (1982) TV episode, Played by Matt Dillon (as Ralph) / Jean Shepherd (as Ralph)
        - Any Friend of Nicholas Nickleby Is a Friend of Mine (1982) TV episode, Played by Ray Bradbury (as Ralph as Man)
  6. A Christmas Story (1983) Played by Peter Billingsley (as Ralphie) / Jean Shepherd (as Ralphie as an Adult)

  7. The Phantom of the Open Hearth (1978) (TV) Played by Jean Shepherd (as Ralph Parker) / John Shepherd (as Young Ralph Parker)
  8. The Phantom of the Open Hearth (1976) (TV) Played by David Elliot (as Ralph) / Jean Shepherd (as Ralph Parker) / David Elliott (as Ralph Parker As A Boy)
    ... aka "Visions: The Phantom of the Open Hearth" - USA (series title)
Archive Footage:
  1. The House Then and Now (2012) (V) Played by Peter Billingsley (as Ralphie)
  2. 'A Christmas Story' We All Know and Love (2012) (V) Played by Peter Billingsley (as Ralphie)
  3. Catching Up with Ralphie and His Family (2012) (V) Played by Peter Billingsley (as Ralphie)
  4. Christmas Unwrapped: The History of Christmas (1997) (TV) Played by Peter Billingsley (as Ralphie Parker)

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From A Christmas Story (1983)
Ralphie as Adult: [regarding the note on his report] Oh, no! "You'll shoot your eye out!"?
Ralphie: Oh, no!
Ralphie as Adult: My mother must have gotten to Miss Shields! There could be no other explanation!
Miss Shields, Mother: [in Ralphie's fantasy, Miss Shields is dressed as the Wicked Witch and Ralphie's mother as a jester, both chanting] "You'll shoot your eye out! You'll shoot your eye out! Ha ha ha ha ha ha!
Ralphie as Adult: Was there no end to this conspiracy of irrational prejudice against Red Ryder and his peacemaker?
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