Looking for a fun activity this holiday season? This collection of 80+ Christmas Movie Trivia Questions & Answers is perfect for your next game night!
Who else loves to play trivia? Whether you have a holiday game night, need an activity for a Christmas party, or are just looking for a new way to stay entertained on a chilly night in, Christmas movie trivia is perfect for this time of year.
Test your Christmas movie trivia knowledge this Christmas season with this collection of Christmas movie trivia questions and answers that are perfect for the whole family. Including some of your favorite Christmas movies, it’s split into 3 sections to help you get into the spirit this holiday:
- Kids Christmas Movie Trivia
- Classic Christmas Movie Trivia
- Adult Christmas Movie Trivia
We also have created a free printable for you that includes all of these questions and answers that are perfect for a Christmas movie trivia game or family Christmas party. It’s available at the end of this post!
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40 Kids Christmas Movie Trivia Questions & Answers
In ‘Home Alone’, what name do the two robbers give themselves?
Answer: Wet Bandits
In Elf, Buddy had to travel through which forest?
Answer: The Candy Cane Forest
What is the name of the head elf in The Santa Clause?
What is the name of the Grinch’s love interest in the Jim Carrey remake of How the Grinch Stole Christmas?
Answer: Martha May
What is the name of the movie Kevin uses to trick the pizza boy and the bad guys in Home Alone?
Answer: Angels with Filthy Souls
In Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, what does Hermey the elf wish he could be instead?
Answer: A dentist
The Grinch’s heart is said to be how many sizes too small?
Answer: 2 (it grew 3 sizes, making it bigger than a normal heart at the end)
Finish this famous line from Elf: “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is ________”
Answer: “singing loud for all to hear.”
How is Noelle related to Santa Claus in Noelle?
Answer: She’s his daughter
In The Polar Express, what is the first gift of Christmas?
Answer: A bell from Santa’s sleigh
What is the name of the dog in How the Grinch Stole Christmas?
What is the name of the doe that Rudolph likes in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer?
The main character in The Polar Express can’t hear what?
Answer: Santa’s sleigh bells
In The Santa Clause 2, what does Scott have to do to keep being Santa?
Answer: Get married
In which 2011 animated film does Santa’s son set out with his grandfather on Christmas Eve to deliver one more present that was accidentally left behind?
Answer: Arthur Christmas
In Elf, when Buddy runs away, what does he apologize for in the note he leaves behind?
Answer: Ruining their lives and cramming 11 cookies in the VCR.
In The Santa Clause, what does Scott Calvin do that makes him Santa?
Answer: Surprises Santa, who falls off the roof, but he doesn’t officially become Santa until he puts on the Santa suit.
In The Polar Express, where does the train arrive for the main character?
Answer: His front lawn
Who voices Scrooge in the 2009 A Christmas Carol?
Answer: Jim Carrey
In what movie is TurboMan the hot Christmas toy?
Answer: Jingle All The Way
In Home Alone, where does Kevin’s family go for Christmas?
Answer: Paris, France
In The Santa Clause, on what date does Bernard say Scott is due back at the North Pole?
In The Santa Claus 2, what artist is parodied by Molly Shannon during her song, “I Feel Like Some Christmas?”
Answer: Shania Twain
Question: What is the name of the traveling polka band Kevin’s mom, Kate, travels with on her way home to Kevin?
Answer: The Kenosha Kickers
What Christmas delicacy aboard the Polar Express gets its own musical number?
Answer: Hot chocolate
In Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas, who gets to carve the roast beast?
Answer: The Grinch
What is the name of the evil magician in Frosty the Snowman?
Answer: Professor Hinkle
In The Nightmare Before Christmas, what is Jack Skellington’s title?
Answer: The Pumpkin King
An Oscar Meyer Weiner Whistle and Mystery Date Game were gifts given by Santa in what movie?
Answer: The Santa Clause
What is the main villain in The Nightmare Before Christmas made of, and what is his name?
Answer: Mr. Oogie Boogie is made of bugs
In what movie does the main character eat cotton balls at the doctor’s office?
In the Jim Carrey remake, what does the Mayor of Whoville give the Grinch as a gift?
Answer: An electric razor
Finish this line from How the Grinch Stole Christmas: “It came without packages, boxes or ______.”
In Elf, what animal does Buddy try to hug?
In the movie Elf, what is the first rule of the code of elves?
Answer: Treat every day like Christmas
In A Muppet Christmas Carol, who does Kermit the Frog play?
Answer: Bob Cratchit
What do the Wet Bandits rebrand to in Home Alone 2?
Answer: The Sticky Bandits
What is the name of Frosty’s wife in Frosty’s Winter Wonderland?
What is the name of the ruler of the Island of Misfit Toys in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer?
Answer: King Moonracer
In A Muppet Christmas Carol, what actor plays the role of Ebenezer Scrooge?
Answer: Michael Caine
15 Classic Christmas Movie Trivia
What does George promise to give to Mary at the beginning of It’s a Wonderful Life?
Answer: The moon
What was the name of Scrooge’s old partner in A Christmas Carol?
Answer: Jacob Marley
In A Charlie Brown Christmas, what color is the ornament Charlie Brown puts on his tree?
What does Susan Walker tell Kris Kringle is the thing she wants more than anything in the world in A Miracle on 34th Street (1994)?
Answer: A family and the house from the Cole’s Catalog.
What’s the name of the town It’s a Wonderful Life takes place in?
Answer: Bedford Falls
In A Christmas Story, what gift does Ralphie receive from his aunt?
Answer: A pink bunny suit
What book does Clarence the angel have with him when he comes to help George in It’s a Wonderful Life?
Answer: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
In the movie White Christmas, what are the sisters’ names?
Answer: Betty and Judy
In A Christmas Story, what does Ralphie want for Christmas?
Answer: BB gun
Who composed the music behind The Nutcracker?
How many total ghosts are there in the Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol?
In White Christmas, what was missing when Bob, Judy, Betty, and Phil arrived in Vermont?
Finish this iconic line from It’s a Wonderful Life: “Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his _____.”
Why didn’t Charlie Brown like Christmas?
Answer: He thinks it’s too commercialized
In which movie did the song ‘White Christmas’ first appear?
Answer: Holiday Inn
25 Adult Christmas Movie Trivia Questions
How many lights were on the Griswold’s house in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation?
Answer: 25,000 lights
In Four Christmases, what does Brad’s brother, Denver, love to do?
What does Clark Griswold hope to buy with his big Christmas bonus in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation?
Answer: A pool
In what city does Trading Places take place?
How many love stories are in Love Actually?
Answer: 10 separate stories
In Scrooged, what is the name of Bill Murray’s character?
Answer: Frank Cross
What is “Bad Santa’s” actual profession?
Answer: Thief and mall Santa
What musical retelling of A Christmas Carol stars Ryan Reynolds and Will Ferrell?
What object does Mark use in Love Actually to show his love for Juliet?
Answer: Cue cards
In The Princess Switch, what make believe country is the baking competition held in?
What iconic actor making his feature film debut in Die Hard?
Answer: Alan Rickman
In Trading Places, what was the value of the wager the Duke brothers made that led to the switch of Louis and Billy Ray?
What gift does Buddy the Elf send to his father?
In Last Holiday, what does Georgia do that leads to her getting a CAT Scan?
Answer: Bumps her head on a cabinet
In The Holiday, which actor plays Amanda?
Answer: Cameron Diaz
How many Christmas movies does Hallmark make each year?
Scrooged features how many of Bill Murray’s brothers?
Answer: All three of them—John, Joel, and Brian Doyle-Murray.
What is the name of the holiday horror movie released in 2015 involving an ancient demon?
In The Holiday, what kind of work does Miles, played by Jack Black, do?
Answer: He’s a film composer
In Fred Claus, who plays Santa?
Answer: Paul Giamatti
Which country is Amber sent to in A Christmas Prince?
In National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, what kind of animal do the Griswolds find living in the Christmas tree?
In what 1984 film does a young man accidentally unleash a horde of little monsters onto his town at Christmas?
What is the highest-grossing Christmas film ever?
Answer: The Grinch (2018)
What actor has been in the most Christmas movies?
Answer: Lacey Chabert (of Party of Five and Mean Girls) has been in 30 Hallmark Christmas movies.
Printable Christmas Movie Trivia
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- Classic Christmas Movie Trivia
- Adult Christmas Movie Trivia
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