50 Christmas Movies Quiz Questions


It’s that time of year again! The time when Christmas movies start playing on TV 24/7. If you’re like us, you can’t get enough of them.

These Christmas movie quiz questions with answers will test your knowledge of some of the most popular Christmas films. How well do you know Elf? What about A Christmas Story?

We’ll see how you do!

Christmas Quiz: Name the Name

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Q: What is the name of Scrooge’s fiancée?

A: Belle.

Q: Who is the guy Natalie falls in love with in Love Hard?

A: Tag.

Q: Who does Santa’s daughter befriend in LA in Annie Claus Is Coming to Town?

A: Lucy and Mia.

Q: What is the name of Rudolph’s father in the Rankin/Bass holiday special?

A: Donner.

Q: What is the name of Buddy’s human dad in Buddy the Elf?

A: Walter.

Q: What is the villain’s name in The Nightmare Before Christmas?

A: Oogie Boogie.

Q: What’s the name of the selfish postman in the 2019 animation Klaus?

A: Jesper.

Q: What is the protagonist’s name in The Polar Express?

A: Hero Boy.

Q: In Home Alone, Kevin’s parents accidentally leave him behind when they go on vacation. What are their names?

A: Kate and Peter McCallister.

Q: What are the spouses’ names in Christmas with the Cranks?

A: Luther and Nora.

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Name the Actor

Q: Who voices the Grinch in 2018’s The Grinch animation?

A: Benedict Cumberbatch.

Q: Who played the Grinch in the 2000 live-action movie?

A: Jim Carrey.

Q: Who plays Mr Crank in Christmas with the Cranks?

A: Tim Allen.

Q: Who is the narrator of A Charlie Brown Christmas?

A: Peter Robbins.

Q: Who plays Sloane in Holidate?

A: Emma Roberts.

Q: Who plays Stacy DeNovo in The Princess Switch?

A: Vanessa Hudgens.

Q: Who plays Clark Griswald in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation?

A: Chevy Chase.

Q: Who plays the store worker in the 1984 movie Last Christmas?

A: Emilia Clarke.

Q: Who plays Santa in the film The Christmas Chronicles?

A: Kurt Russel.

Q: Who plays Aunt Ruth in the movie A Boy Called Christmas?

A: Maggie Smith.

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How Well Do You Know The Movie?

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Q: What does Buddy put in his coffee in Elf?

A: Maple syrup.

Q: What does George promise Mary in It’s a Wonderful Life?

A: To lasso the moon.

Q: What is the department store’s name in Miracle on 34th Street?

A: Macy’s.

Q: What does Kevin use to keep the burglars out in Home Alone?

A: Paint cans, a blow torch, and his pet spider.

Q: In what movie does a young boy embark on a magical adventure to the North Pole?

A: The Polar Express.

Q: Which Christmas movie is about a disillusioned Christmas store worker who forms a relationship with a mysterious man?

A: Last Christmas

Q: In The Nightmare Before Christmas, what does Jack want to do with Christmas?

A: He wants to take over and make it his own.

Q: In what movie does a divorced businessman accidentally kill Santa?

A: The Santa Clause

Q: In what Christmas film do a lawyer and a little girl prove that a man claiming to be Santa Claus is real?

A: Miracle on 34th Street.

Q: What song does Judy Garland sing in the film Meet Me in St. Louis?

A: Have yourself a merry little Christmas

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Christmas Movie Quotes

Q: “____________, you sit on a throne of lies.” (Buddy the Elf)

A: Buddy

Q: “Christmas is not just a day. It’s a ____________.” (Miracle on 34th Street)

A: Frame of mind

Q: “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is _________________.” (Buddy the Elf)

A: Singing loud for all to hear

Q: “Just remember, the true spirit of Christmas lies ______________.” (The Polar Express)

A: In your heart

Q: “This is extremely important. Will you please tell Santa that instead of presents this year, I just want _________.” (Home Alone)

A: My family back

Q: “Rudolph, with your nose so bright, won’t you ____________?” (Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer)

A: Guide my sleigh tonight?”

Q: “Every time a bell rings, an angel gets _______.” (It’s a Wonderful Life)

A: His wings

Q: “I’ll just be hanging around the mistletoe, ________.” (Love Actually)

A: Hoping to be kissed

Q: “_________, you filthy animal.” (Home Alone 2: Lost in New York)

A: Merry Christmas

Q: “We are very busy bringing joy to children. We don’t have time _________.” (Rise Of The Guardians)

A: For children

Christmas Film Quiz: Christmas Bad Guys

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Q: Who is young Ralphie bullied by in A Christmas Story (1983)?

A: Scut Farkus

Q: Who is the evil incarnation of Gizmo in Gremlins (1984)?

A: Stripe

Q: Who is Oogie Boogie voiced by in The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)?

A: Ken Page

Q: Who are The Wet Bandits in Home Alone (1990)?

A: Marv and Harry

Q: What does the Burgermeister Meisterburger decide to do in Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town (1970)?

A: Outlaw toys

Q: Who is the German terrorist who takes a LA holiday office party hostage?

A: Hans Gruber

Q: What does Yukon Cornelius call The Abominable Snow Monster in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964)?

A: The Bumble

Q: What Christmas villain has the famous line “Bah! Humbug!”?

A: Ebenezer Scrooge

Q: Who wants to steal Christmas in the town of Whoville?

A: The Grinch

Q: Who does Lionel Barrymore play in It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)?

A: Mr Potter

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and what better way to get into the Christmas spirit than by testing your knowledge on these Christmas movies questions? We hope you enjoyed this quiz as much as we enjoyed putting it together.  Be sure to get everyone involved, and Merry Christmas from us, Fun Quizzes!