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Elf (2003)

PG
97 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.
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$ 33,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 32,100,000
Gross (USA)
$ 173,398,518
Gross (World)
$ 220,443,451
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Nov 7, 2003 (United States)

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James Caan
Walter Walter   See fewer
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Papa Elf Papa Elf   See fewer
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Faizon Love
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Kyle Gass
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Artie Lange
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Leon Redbone
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Ted Friend
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Brenda McDonald
Nun (as Brenda MacDonald) Nun (as Brenda MacDonald)   See fewer
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Annie Brebner
Elf Student Elf Student   See fewer
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Michael Roberds
Disgruntled Cobbler Elf Disgruntled Cobbler Elf   See fewer
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Peter A. Hulne
Elf Twin (as Peter Hulne) Elf Twin (as Peter Hulne)   See fewer
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Richard Side
Elf Teacher Elf Teacher   See fewer
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David Avalon
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Lorin Heath
Perfume Clerk Perfume Clerk   See fewer
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Printer Printer   See fewer
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Ming Ming (uncredited) Ming Ming (uncredited)   See fewer
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Orange Elf (uncredited) Orange Elf (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.9 / 10 | 175,526 votes