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PG| 1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
In this sequel to "A Christmas Story," Ralphie Parker (Kieran Culkin) struggles to find the perfect spinning top with which to defeat his old rival, Scut Farkus (Chris Owen). Meanwhile, Mrs. Parker (Mary Steenburgen) butts heads with the owner of a new movie theater over a series of questionable giveaways. And, as the Old Man (Charles Grodin) spends the summer teaching Ralphie to fish, the rivalry rages on between the Parkers and their boisterous neighbors, the Bumpus family.

Cast: Charles Grodin , Kieran Culkin , Mary Steenburgen , Christian Culkin , Al Mancini , Troy Evans , Roy Brocksmith , Glenn Shadix

Director: Bob Clark

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distributing Corp.

It Runs In The Family (1994)

Release Date: September 23rd, 1994|1 hr. 25 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • NA
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Achingly long and pointless, "Runs" is a movie about family that's dishonest in its presentation of every relationship. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Father and son Kirk and Michael Douglas' moments together are among the movie's best. show more

  • 40
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Every scene in this oppressive film has a theme or didactic purpose, but little life. show more

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