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1. The movie's introduction is an homage to classic Christmas shows from which producers?
Bill Melendez and Charles Schultz
Bob Hope and Bing Crosby
Frank Capra and George Seaton
Jules Bass and Arthur Rankin Jr.
2. Which of the following is not a job available to an elf?
Baking cookies in a tree
Building toys in Santa's workshop
Making shoes at night while the cobbler sleeps
Playing basketball for the Mini-NBA
3. Why were trolls unsuited to build toys in Santa's workshop?
The dolls they built were not up to the human ideal
They frequently dined upon the equipment
They were constantly fretting about their bridges
They weren't toilet trained
4. How does Buddy, a human, wind up adopted by the North Pole elves?
He and Orlando Bloom are switched at birth
He crawls into Santa's bag while the jolly old elf visits his orphanage
He enters the wintry land via a mysterious wardrobe
He is kidnapped by the Abominable Snowman
5. Which of the following is not on 'The Code of Elves'?
The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear
The dwarves are our mortal enemies
There's room for everyone on the nice list
Treat every day like Christmas
6. What is one of the ways in which Buddy stands out from the other elves?
He bakes the best Christmas cookies
He builds toys far faster than the rest of them
He has the most Christmas spirit of all
He is the only baritone in the entire elf choir
7. In which magical land does Buddy's real father reside?
Middle Earth
New York City
8. Leon the Snowman is based on a Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer character voiced by whom?
Burl Ives
Gene Autry
Hoyt Axton
Paul Lynde
9. Which of the following is *not* a piece of advice Santa gives Buddy about New York City?
Don't eat the yellow snow
If you see gum on the street, leave it there - it's not free candy
The sign 'Peep Show' doesn't mean that they're letting you look at presents before Christmas
The *real* original Ray's Pizza is on 11th street - don't be fooled by imitators
10. What horribly distressing information does Buddy learn about his real father?
He doesn't ever eat candy canes
He has a dislike for 'little people'
He's on the naughty list
He was known to hang out with the Gambino family
11. Upon arriving in 'civilization', Buddy runs afoul of what creature?
A cougar
A narwhal
A raccoon
A vorpal rabbit
12. Which advice of Santa's does Buddy not heed?
He eats the gum he finds on the steet
He goes to the wrong Ray's Pizza
He hands out presents on street corners
He tries to be friendly to people who don't know him
13. What contraption at Gimbel's gives Buddy some trouble?
The ATM machine
The cash register
The elevator
The escalator
14. What announcement makes Buddy rapt with glee?
The new phone books have arrived
Santa is arriving at Gimbel's
Saturday Night Live is about to start
Talladega Nights is number one at the box office
15. What famous work of art does Buddy reproduce on an Etch-a-Sketch?
American Gothic
The Mona Lisa
The Scream
Whistler's Mother
16. What gift does Buddy send up to his father, who works in the Empire State Building?
A bottle of Jack Daniels
Macaroni and cheese
A stripper
17. The director of the film has a cameo as a doctor. Who is he?
Jon Favreau
Ron Howard
Peter Jackson
Kevin Smith
18. What unlikely condiment does Buddy put on his spaghetti?
Parmesan cheese
19. Which of the following does Buddy *not* plan for his first day with his father?
Drink beer
Make snow angels
Tollhouse cookie dough eating race
20. What business is Buddy's father in?
Children's books
The 'family' business, if you know what we mean
21. How does Buddy endear himself to his half-brother, Michael?
He handily beats some bullies in a snowball fight
He magically produces a Nintendo Wii
He makes spaghetti with syrup
He plays guitar with Aerosmith
22. The mailroom reminds Buddy of Santa's workshop, except for what?
Everyone is much, much taller
It's less shiny
It smells like mushrooms and everyone looks like they want to hurt him
The tubes seem to be significantly more clogged
23. How does Buddy disrupt the mailroom at his father's business?
He gets drunk and starts dancing
He hands out presents to everyone
He pulls on the beard of a man he believes to be Santa
He sings one too many Christmas carols
24. What advice does Buddy give Jovie about cars in New York City?
Hybrids are the way to go
None of them are as nice as Santa's sleigh
They are death machines that will swallow your soul
The yellow ones don't stop
25. What does Buddy do to infuriate the already grumpy children's writer Miles Finch?
Calls him an elf
Makes fun of his mustache
Notes that vegetables aren't very good subject matter for books
Tells him he is on the naughty list
26. Buddy reunites with Walter and Michael when they all find which object?
The engine to Santa's sleigh
The Garfield balloon for the Macy's Day Parade
The lost reels to Kiss Me Goodbye
The ultimate Christmas tree
27. What originally made Santa's sleigh fly?
Assistance from Mother Nature, Snow Miser and Heat Miser
Christmas spirit
Extra 'juice' in the reindeer water
Superman held it up
28. How does Jovie help to save the day?
She agrees to go back to the North Pole with Buddy
She comes up with the perfect vegetable idea for Walter's book
She flashes the evil police officers
She sings Santa Claus Is Coming to Town in front of a huge crowd
29. Who puts the Clausometer over the top?
Charlotte the Anchorgirl
30. What is the first book published by Walter's independent publishing company?
Elf (based on Buddy's story)
Miles the Grumpy Elf
Penny the Peach
Self-Conscious Asparagus

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