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1. Bob Hope and Marilyn Maxwell sang “Silver Bells” as a duet in what movie?

2. What film introduced “White Christmas”?

3. Walter Afanasieff and Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” was featured in what movie?

4. Judy Garland introduced “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” in what 1944 film?

5. Tom Hanks stars as Santa Claus in “The Polar Express.” What Caldecott-winning children’s author wrote the book that gave its name and story to the movie?

6. So far, what so far has been the only Christmas movie nominated for a best picture Oscar?

7. “A Christmas Story” is a classic from 1983. Each Christmas, what television network features 24 hours of continuous play of the movie?

8. Who directed this classic starring James Stewart as George Bailey, who learns “It’s a Wonderful Life” when he finds out what life would have been like for others if he never had existed?

9. What is the only Christmas song to win an Oscar?

10. Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern starred in the first of what became a holiday movie franchise. What was the title of this first film?

11. Cameron Diaz and Jude Law played lovers in 2006’s “The Holiday.” Who played the other couple to fall in love?

12. What Christmas song is featured in both “L.A. Confidential” and “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation”?

13. “Scrooged,” a 1988 modern retelling of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” stars what actor as Frank Cross, a television executive?

Holiday Movies Answers

1. “The Lemon Drop Kid”

2. “Holiday Inn”

3. “Love, Actually”

4. “Meet Me in St. Louis”

5. Chris Van Allsburg

6. “Miracle on 34th Street” was nominated in 1947 but lost to “Gentlemen’s Agreement.” “Miracle,” about a department store Santa, won Oscars for Best Supporting Actor (Edmund Gwenn), Best Adapted Screenplay (George Seaton) and Best Story (Valentine Davies).

7. TBS

8. Frank Capra

9. “White Christmas” won in 1942 for the movie “Holiday Inn.” Irving Berlin wrote the music and lyrics.

10. “Home Alone”

11. Kate Winslet and Jack Black

12. “Mele Kalikimaka”

13. Bill Murray

Source: imdb.com


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