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Mr. Parker (Character)
from A Christmas Story (1983)

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A Christmas Story -- In this holiday classic, Ralphie, a young boy growing up in the '40's, dreams of owning a Red Rider BB gun. He sets out to convince the world this is the perfect gift.
A Christmas Story -- US Home Video Trailer from MGM/UA

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Biography:
Darren McGavin is wonderfully perfect as Mr. Parker... See more »
Alternate Names:
The Old Man / The Old Man Parker

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  1. A Christmas Story 2 (2012) (V) Played by Daniel Stern (as The Old Man)

  2. It Runs in the Family (1994) Played by Charles Grodin
    ... aka "My Summer Story" - , International (English title) (alternative title)

  3. A Christmas Story (1983) Played by Darren McGavin (as The Old Man Parker)

  4. The Phantom of the Open Hearth (1976) (TV) Played by James Broderick
    ... aka "Visions: The Phantom of the Open Hearth" - USA (series title)
Archive Footage:
  1. The House Then and Now (2012) (V) Played by Daniel Stern (as The Old Man)
  2. Christmas Unwrapped: The History of Christmas (1997) (TV) Played by Darren McGavin

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Quotes:
From A Christmas Story (1983)
Mr. Parker: Holy smokes. Do... Do you know what this is? This is... A lamp!
Ralphie as Adult: [narrating] It was indeed a lamp.
Mr. Parker: Isn't that great? What a great lamp.
Mother: I don't know...
Ralphie as Adult: [narrating] The old man's eyes boggled...
Mr. Parker: Oh WOW!
Ralphie as Adult: [narrating] ... Overcome by art.
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