Elf (2003)

PG   |    |  Adventure, Comedy, Family

Elf (2003) Poster

Raised as an over-sized elf, a human travels from the North Pole to NYC to meet his biological father who doesn't know he exists and is in desperate need of some Christmas spirit.


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31 October 2003 | korch-3
| Elf Will Be A New Christmas Classic!
After seeing "Elf" last night (special preview screening) I am happy to say that I, as well as my children left the theater feeling full of Christmas cheer. I do believe that this movie will become a Christmas classic. I can see this movie being viewed by millions each year on TV just like "A Christmas Story", and "It's a Wonderful Life". Was the movie perfect? No. Will it win an Oscar? Of course not. Did it make me laugh, and feel good while looking forward to another Christmas this year. Without a doubt.

7 out of 10 Stars.

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Box Office


$33,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$32,100,000 9 November 2003

Gross USA:


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