News
December 2016

The Man Behind the LEG LAMP
Jean Shepherd's Innovation Reflected His Crazy, Conflicted Genius

The December 2016 issue of Inventor's Digest contains a story about the famous Leg Lamp, it's inspiration and creation by Reid Creager.

 

December 7, 2016

The Making of A Christmas Story
by Sam Kashner

The Holiday Issue of Vanity Fair features a story about the making of A Christmas Story

 

December 23, 2015

The Leg Lamp
by Steve Glazer

Steve Glazer has written an essay about Shep's use of the Leg Lamp and how it was conceived from advertisements for the Nehi company.

 

December 18, 2014

A Christmas Story
Cinefix - 8 Bit Cinema

Cinefix answers the question: What if 'A Christmas Story' was an 8-bit video game? Follow the link below. . .

 

October 29, 2013

Scott Schwartz (Flick) poses next to the statue

Hammond statue to immortalize 'A Christmas Story' prank
By Andy Grimm Tribune reporter

Visitors to the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond will get a special treat now after the unveiling of a statue of Flick in the famous "Triple Dog Dare" scene from A Christmas Story. The statue was cleverly placed right up against the existing flagpole in front of the center to complete the scene.

 

October 2, 2013

New Collectables for 2013

Lot's of new collectables this year in recognition og the 30th anniversary of the movie

 

June 25, 2013

A Christmas Story - Behind the Scenes of a Holiday Classic
by Caseen Gaines - Illus by Ian Petrella

Now, in time for its 30th anniversary, the story of the making of the film - and what happened afterwards - is being told for the first time. Complete with rare and previously unreleased photographs and drawing on original interviews with cast and crew, A Christmas Story: Behind the Scenes of a Holiday Classic is sure to make you glad you didn't shoot your eye out!

 

May 14, 2013

Celebrating 30 Years of A Chrismas Story
NECA announces new products for 2013

This year marks a full 30 years since the original A Christmas Story was released, and we're celebrating the anniversary of this holiday classic by expanding our already-extensive A Christmas Story line of ornaments, replicas, and of course, leg lamps!