A Christmas Story Trivia
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'A Christmas Story' was based on a book by author Jean Shepherd. What was the full title of the book?
In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash. Shepherd was also the narrator of 'A Christmas Story', telling the story through the eyes of Ralphie Parker as an adult.
What department store window were Ralphie and his friends looking into when he saw the Red Ryder, carbon action, 200-shot, range model, air rifle?
Ralphie placed an advertisement about the Red Ryder BB Gun in between the pages of one of his mother's magazines for her to find. What was the name of the magazine?
In a conversation between Ralphie's parents, the old man found out that his wife knew the name of the Lone Ranger's nephew's horse. What was his name?
Ralphie's little brother, Randy, was always a problem eater at the dinner table. Which food was it that Randy expressed that he hated?
What was Ralphie's teacher's name?
According to Ralphie, his hillbilly neighbors had at least 785 smelly hound dogs. What was the last name of the neighbors?
Who were the two kids that bullied Ralphie and his friends?
Scott Farkus and Grover Dill.
Which Christmas song were Ralphie, Randy, and his mother singing in the car before they got a flat tire?
At the end of the movie, Ralphie and Randy were asleep in bed. Ralphie was holding his Red Ryder BB Gun close to him. What toy was Randy sleeping with?
According to Ralph, what was getting Randy ready for school like preparing for?
Extended deep-sea diving.
What does Santa suggest as a gift for Ralph after he can't think of anything ?
What is Ralph's mother cooking in a large pot that he supposedly enjoys?
What kind of car does Ralph's father drive?
How old was Mr. Parker when he got his first BB-gun?
What alternate name does Mr. Parker suggest for the Chicago Bears?
What color were Scut Farkus's eyes?
What was Randy's only defense against Scut Farkus?
Laying there like a slug.
What language does Mr. Parker think 'Fragile' was?
What does Mr. Parker complain about not getting that Christmas?
After the Scut Farkus Affair, where does his mother tell his father Ralph left his glasses?
On the radio.
Which restaurant did the Parkers eat at for Christmas Dinner?
Chop Suey Palace.
What is the topic of Mr. Parker's crossword puzzle?
Great Characters in American Literature.
When Ralphie tells his father he'll never guess what he got him for Christmas, what does his father guess?
In Ralphie's daydream where he defeats Black Bart, what does he call his Red Ryder BB gun?
What theme does Miss Shields assign?
What I want for Christmas.
What is Mrs. Parker doing when she 'accidentally' breaks the leg lamp?
Watering her plant.
When Mr. Parker leaves to buy glue to fix the leg lamp, what are the only words he can manage to say?
"Not a finger!"
In Ralphie's imagination, when his teacher and mother are taunting him, what are they dressed as?
Witch and jester.
What do the Parkers top their Christmas tree with?
How do Ralphie's eyeglasses break?
Ralphie steps on them.
What did Ralphie want for Christmas?
Red Ryder BB Gun.
What was the standard reply whenever Ralphie said what he wanted for Christmas?
You'll shoot your eye out.
What did Ralphie's father win, and Ralphie's mother broke?
What was the name of the boy who stuck his tongue to the flag pole?
What did Ralphie give his teacher for Christmas?
What is the name of Ralphie's brother?
What famous movie were the characters from that were seen at the parade, and later at the department store?
The Wizard of Oz.
What did Ralphie's Little Orphan Annie decoder ring tell him to drink?
Why did Ralphie's family eat Christmas dinner at a Chinese restaurant?
The neighbors' dogs ate the turkey.
What did Ralphie tell his mom when he broke his glasses and cut his cheek on Christmas morning?
An icicle fell on him.
Ralphie Parker and his family lived on what street?
Early in the movie, Ralph's dad was griping about the fact that the Chicago White Sox traded this baseball player?
Who did the Sox receive in the transaction?
In the newspaper, Ralphie's dad mentions that some clod-hopper down in Griffin, Indiana did what?
Swallowed a yo-yo.
Ralphie wanted a Red Rider B.B. Gun. Where did he tell his mom that Flick saw some grizzly bears?
Pulaski's Candy Store.
Trying to 're-build the dike', Ralphie says he wanted this toy instead of a B.B. gun. What toy?
What was Ralphie's favorite radio program?
Little Orphan Annie.
What did Flick say he was going to get his dad for Christmas?
The old squirting flower gag.
At first, Ralphie's dad thought that his major award might be this?
The deed to a bowling alley.
According to Ralphie, what was his 'personal preference' when it came to tasting soap?
What song was written on the blackboard behind Ms. Shields?
Which character from "The Wizard of Oz" did Ralphie tell to leave him alone?
Who let Ms. Shields know where Flick was?
What role did Ian Petrella play?
What did Mrs. Parker give Mr. Parker as a Christmas present?
What did the Parkers originally have planned for their Christmas dinner?
Who did Ralphie say he heard the curse word from?
What is Chinese turkey?
What grade did Ralphie get on his "What I Want For Christmas" theme?
When Ralphie is daydreaming about being blind, how does he say it happened?
When Ralphie and Randy go see Santa, what time is the store supposed to close?
Who made Ralphie's bunny suit?
Where does Ralphie's dad hide the BB gun?
Behind the desk.
In how many years had Ralphie's mother not had a hot meal for herself?
To what letter and number does Ralphie set his Little Orphan Annie decoder pin for his first secret message?
What was the name of the villain that Ralphie told would be pushing up daisies if he returned?
What did Ralphie's aunt think he was when she sent the pink bunny suit with the blue button eyes?
4 years old and a girl.
What was the last sentence in Ralphie's Christmas theme?
"I don't think that a football is a very good Christmas present."
When Ralphie says "My mother was about to make another brilliant maneuver in the endless battle of the lamp," what does she do?
Turns it off.
What color of soap is in Ralphie's mouth after he says "OOHH fudge"?
What is one kid dared to do at recess?
Lick the frozen pole.
What is the gift that Ralphie gets from his aunt?
Pink bunny footed pajamas.
What is the brother afraid of when he is crying under the sink?
His dad is going to kill Ralphie.
What did the dad do with the leg lamp after it was broken?
What did 'Little Orphan Annie's' decoder reveal?
Be sure to drink your Ovaltine.
What is the name of the radio show that was on right before "Little Orphan Annie"?
Black Pirate Ship.
What soap did Ralphie get for his punishment?
What school did Ralphie and the boys attend?
Warren G. Harding.
What was the host's name for "Little Orphan Annie"?
In the movie, what state did Ralph Parker and his family live in?
In what decade did the movie take place in?
What year was the movie released?
Who plays the main character, Ralphie?