Nexus Studios Christmas Quiz

Fancy yourself a festive film and animation buff? Put you and your guests to the test with our winter warming quiz. Scroll down for the answers.

Round One: Live Action Films

1. In the 2000 film, ‘The Grinch’ what is the name of the little girl who befriends the Grinch?

2. How old is Kevin McCallister in ‘Home Alone’?
a) 7
b) 8
c) 9
d) 10

3. What does George promise to give Mary in ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’?

4. ‘Cool Runnings’ is the story of which country entering a bobsleigh team into the Winter Olympics?

5. In ‘Love Actually’, Emma Thompson thought her husband had bought her a necklace, but instead she received an album by which artist?

6. ‘Die Hard’ takes place on Christmas Eve but in which city?

7. Which famous US political figure and celebrity makes a cameo in ‘Home Alone 2’?

8. In ‘Jingle All The Way’, what was the name of the highly sought after toy Arnold Schwarzenegger’s son wanted?
a) Ultra-Man
b) Turbo-Man
c) Radioactive-Man
d) Super-Man

9. Dr Seuss’ ‘The Grinch’ attempts to steal Christmas from which unsuspecting town?

10. Who plays Paul in ‘Nativity!’?

11. Which of the following world famous composers created the soundtrack of the 2006 film, ‘The Holiday’?
a) Hans Zimmer
b) John Williams
c) Ennio Morricone
d) Elton John

12.Which character narrates ‘The Muppet Christmas Carol’?

13. Which beloved British actor plays Santa Claus in the 1994 remake of ‘A Miracle On 34th Street’?

14. Where was it “always winter but never Christmas”?

15. Which of these Spielberg films is set during Christmas?
a) Jaws
b) Titanic
c) Gremlins
d) Jurassic Park

Round Two: Animated Films

1. What fruit or vegetable was the snowman’s nose in the 1982 animation, ‘The Snowman’?

2. In which Christmas movie does Tom Hanks play six of the characters?
a) The Grinch
b) Miracle on 34th Street
c) The Polar Express
d) Home Alone

3. What drink do the dancing waiters serve on the train in the 2004 film, ‘The Polar Express’?

4. Name the 2019 Oscar nominated Christmas animated featuring J. K. Simmons?
a) Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
b) The Snowman and The Snow Dog
c) The Grinch
d) Klaus

5. Which was the first film to win the Best Animated Feature Oscar?

6. What’s the name of the giant snow monster that guards Elsa’s palace in ‘Frozen’?

7. What relation is Arthur Christmas to Santa in the 2011 animated film Arthur Christmas?

8. What is the highest grossing animated movie of all time?
a) Frozen II
b) Toy Story
c) Lion King
d) Despicable Me

9. In the 1993 Tim Burton stop-motion animated feature ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’, what is the name of the Pumpkin King of ‘Halloweentown’?

10. Which Disney character sang ‘Some day my Prince will come’?

11. What is the name of the villainous fashionista from ‘101 Dalmatians’?

12. Which of the following characters was played by Alan Young in the loved ‘Mickey Christmas Carol’
a) Donald Duck
b) Scrooge McDuck
c) Ghost of Christmas Past
d) Goofy

13. Which member of The Simpsons family delivered Channel 4’s annual alternative Christmas message in 2004?

14. ‘The Simpsons’ became the longest running cartoon family in 1997, replacing whom?

15. Name the animated musical depicting the story of the last surviving child of the Russian Royal Family?
a) Enchanted
b) Ever After: A Cinderella Story
c) Anastasia
d) Sleeping Beauty

Answers

Round One: Live Action Films

1. Cindy Lou Who
2. B. 8
3. The moon
4. Jamaica
5. Joni Mitchell
6. Los Angeles
7. Donald Trump
8. B. Turbo-Man
9. Whoville
10. Martin Freeman
11. A. Hans Zimmer
12. Gonzo
13. Richard Attenborough
14. Narnia
15. C. Gremlins

Round Two: Animated Films
16. Tangerine
17. C. The Polar Express
18. Hot Chocolate
19.D. Klaus
20. Shrek
21. Marshmallow
22. Son
23. A. Frozen II
24. Jack Skellington.
25. Snow White
26. Cruella de Vil
27. B. Scrooge McDuck
28. Marge Simpson
29. The Flintstones.
30. C. Anastasia

XS
SM
MD
LG
XL