The Experts-Only Elf Quiz

A Quiz of Elf-fish Proportions

"Santa! I know him!"

It's the most wonderful time of the year. And what could ring in the Yuletide spirit better than Christmas movies? 

Among the feature films that have worked their way into the collective Christmas consciousness, one of the more recent additions is Elf, starring Will Ferrell. For an entire generation, Elf defined Christmas movies as a careful combination of heart and laughter.

So, let's see how well you recall Elf. Be sure to share your score in the comments section below!

Is Elf too new to be considered "classic," or does its quality instantly place it in the pantheon? It was released in 2003, after all! Tell us how you feel about the movie and its star and whether its wormed its way into your tinsel time traditions! 

  1. Which actor plays Buddy the Elf's biological father, Walter Hobbs?
  2. Which actor plays Buddy's adoptive father, Papa Elf?
  3. Which of the following is NOT a location Buddy must traverse through to reach New York City?
  4. Buddy's love interest, Jovie, works at which department store?
  5. Peter Dinklage plays Miles Finch, a best-selling ________.
  6. Instead of spaghetti sauce, Buddy uses which condiment?
  7. True or False: Elf features a brief cameo from Peter Billingsley, who starred as Ralphie in A Christmas Story.
  8. What technique was used to make Will Ferrell appear larger than his co-stars who played elves?
  9. Finish the line: "I'm the worst toy-maker in the world. I'm a ___________________!"
  10. Who says the line "I'm getting too old for this"?

The Experts-Only Elf Quiz

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46 Comments

LeeHarper 1 month ago
10/10. I'm a Cotton-headed Ninnymuggins

sanman1970 1 month ago
9/10 didn't know about Peter Billingsley
Thacket 1 month ago
Just watched Elf for the first time on Christmas Eve! 9/10
CaroleThorpe 1 month ago
You got 10 out of 10
You did it!!
Craigg 1 month ago
10/10 - Merry elfin Christmas!
gockionni 1 month ago
6/10. I also don’t remember seeing Peter Billingsley in Elf.
I can’t watch the spaghetti scene, it literally makes me sick, really sick 🤢.
soonersjlg gockionni 1 month ago
Same. Just thinking about that scene makes me want to throw up. No way I could do that scene!
Lillyrose 1 month ago
7 out of 10. "Elf" is one of my favorite Christmas movies. It's hilarious!
I don't remember Peter Billingsley in "Elf."
MikefromJersey 1 month ago
"You got 7 out of 10. You did it!!"

I have never seen Elf, the only thing I knew was that Bob Newhart was in it as an elf.
Good guesswork.
bukhrn 1 month ago
5/10, All guesses, ive never completely watched this movie, only bits & pieces
LabLove 2 months ago
9 of 10 no cotton headed ninnymuggins today
RobertK 2 months ago
8 0f 10. Not too bad since it's been a few years since I've seen the complete movie! It is a fun film! Bob Newhart's type of deadpan humor always cracks me up! Cold spaghetti covered with maple syrup, washed down with sugary soda kinda makes me want to run for my toothbrush! Happy Holidays To All!!!
lucia5 RobertK 2 months ago
Lol 😁 have a merry and bright one!
lucia5 2 months ago
7/10 I was a cotton-headed ninnymuggins on three of them 😁
NickG 2 months ago
Fun film. I had lost my wife in early 2000. This is the first movie I saw afterwards that really made me laugh. Still a favorite.
ASperos 2 months ago
10/10!!! Love this movie!!! Merry Christmas everyone!!!
Steve67 2 months ago
6/10 Saw it once in the theater when released and never since so not bad
SparkleMotion 2 months ago
5/10??? I expected to do a lot better.
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