IT's A Wonderful Life (1946) Movie Trivia

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Who are you in this cool movie It's a Wonderful Life (1946)


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  • 1. 

    In "It's a Wonderful Life", according to Annie, all children should be...?

    • A. 

      Seen And Not Heard

    • B. 

      Girls

    • C. 

      Locked In Cages

    • D. 

      Raised Sternly But Lovingly

    Correct Answer
    B. Girls
    Explanation
    Annie's statement in "It's a Wonderful Life" suggests that all children should be raised sternly but lovingly. The answer "Girls" is incorrect and does not align with the context of the question or the message conveyed by Annie.

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  • 2. 

    In "It's A Wonderful Life", what was the bank teller's name?

    • A. 

      Bernie

    • B. 

      Oliver

    • C. 

      Sam

    • D. 

      Horace

    Correct Answer
    D. Horace
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Horace. In the movie "It's A Wonderful Life," the bank teller's name is Horace.

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  • 3. 

    What was the name of the production company that made the movie "It's A Wonderful Life"?

    • A. 

      Capra Productions

    • B. 

      Paramount

    • C. 

      Liberty Bell

    • D. 

      MGM

    Correct Answer
    C. Liberty Bell
    Explanation
    "Liberty Bell" is the correct answer because it is the name of the production company that made the movie "It's A Wonderful Life".

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  • 4. 

    In the movie "It's a Wonderful Life", what was the name of the clerk at the Building and Loan?

    • A. 

      Elmer

    • B. 

      Andy

    • C. 

      Horace

    • D. 

      Eustus

    Correct Answer
    D. Eustus
    Explanation
    In the movie "It's a Wonderful Life", the name of the clerk at the Building and Loan is Eustus.

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  • 5. 

    What was the bank examiner's name in "It's A Wonderful Life"?

    • A. 

      Clinton

    • B. 

      Johnson

    • C. 

      Carter

    • D. 

      Waters

    Correct Answer
    C. Carter
    Explanation
    In the movie "It's A Wonderful Life," the bank examiner's name is Carter.

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  • 6. 

    Who played Burt on "It's a Wonderful Life"?

    • A. 

      Thomas Mitchell

    • B. 

      Dick Elliot

    • C. 

      Frank Fayven

    • D. 

      Ward Bond

    Correct Answer
    D. Ward Bond
    Explanation
    Ward Bond played the character of Burt in the film "It's a Wonderful Life".

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  • 7. 

    Where did Violet kiss George Bailey in "It's A Wonderful Life"?

    • A. 

      On The Forehead

    • B. 

      On The Left Cheek

    • C. 

      On The Right Cheek

    • D. 

      On The Lips

    Correct Answer
    C. On The Right Cheek
    Explanation
    In the movie "It's A Wonderful Life," Violet kissed George Bailey on the right cheek. This action signifies a friendly gesture rather than a romantic one, as a kiss on the cheek is often seen as a platonic expression of affection.

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  • 8. 

    In "It's A Wonderful Life", who played the part of Clarence?

    • A. 

      Henry Travers

    • B. 

      William Tallman

    • C. 

      J.R.Ford

    • D. 

      William J. Ford

    Correct Answer
    A. Henry Travers
    Explanation
    Henry Travers played the part of Clarence in "It's A Wonderful Life".

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  • 9. 

    In the alternative universe of "It's a Wonderful Life", who took some pot shots at George?

    • A. 

      The Cops At The Strip Joint

    • B. 

      Bert The Cop

    • C. 

      Potter

    • D. 

      Potter's Body Guard

    Correct Answer
    B. Bert The Cop
    Explanation
    In the alternative universe of "It's a Wonderful Life", Bert The Cop took some pot shots at George. This suggests that Bert, who is a police officer, fired shots at George, possibly in an attempt to harm or intimidate him. This adds to the tension and conflict in the story, highlighting the challenges that George faces in this alternate reality.

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  • 10. 

    In the film "It's a Wonderful Life", what was Janie practicing on the piano on Christmas Eve?

    • A. 

      Hark The Herald Angels

    • B. 

      God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

    • C. 

      Oh Christmas Tree

    • D. 

      Oh Come All Ye Faithful

    Correct Answer
    A. Hark The Herald Angels
    Explanation
    Janie was practicing "Hark The Herald Angels" on the piano on Christmas Eve. This is evident from the question which specifically asks what Janie was practicing on the piano. The other options, "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen", "Oh Christmas Tree", and "Oh Come All Ye Faithful" are not mentioned in the question and therefore can be ruled out as the correct answer.

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  • 11. 

    In the movie "It's a Wonderful Life", what was cooking by the fireplace on George and Mary's honeymoon night?

    • A. 

      A Christmas Turkey

    • B. 

      A Ham

    • C. 

      Chestnuts

    • D. 

      Two Chickens

    Correct Answer
    D. Two Chickens
    Explanation
    On George and Mary's honeymoon night in the movie "It's a Wonderful Life," two chickens were cooking by the fireplace. This suggests that they were preparing a meal for themselves, possibly a roasted chicken dinner. The presence of two chickens indicates that they were planning to have a hearty and delicious meal together.

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  • 12. 

    "It's a Wonderful Life" was released in what year?

    • A. 

      1947

    • B. 

      1946

    • C. 

      1945

    • D. 

      1944

    Correct Answer
    B. 1946
    Explanation
    "It's a Wonderful Life" was released in 1946. This is the correct answer because the movie was officially released on December 20, 1946. It is a classic Christmas film directed by Frank Capra and starring James Stewart. The film follows the story of George Bailey, a man who is shown by an angel what life would have been like if he had never existed. The movie has since become a beloved holiday tradition and is often regarded as one of the greatest films of all time.

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  • 13. 

    As a child, George Bailey ("It's a Wonderful Life") injures what?

    • A. 

      Wrist

    • B. 

      Head

    • C. 

      Ear

    • D. 

      Toe

    Correct Answer
    C. Ear
    Explanation
    George Bailey injures his ear as a child.

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  • 14. 

    On "It's A Wonderful Life", where did Ernie the cab driver see action during the war?

    • A. 

      North Africa

    • B. 

      The Pacific

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      France

    Correct Answer
    D. France
    Explanation
    Ernie the cab driver in "It's A Wonderful Life" saw action during the war in France. This is evident from the information provided in the question.

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  • 15. 

    In "It's A Wonderful Life", what year did Harry graduate from high school?

    • A. 

      1928

    • B. 

      1929

    • C. 

      1927

    • D. 

      1930

    Correct Answer
    A. 1928
    Explanation
    Harry graduated from high school in the year 1928.

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  • 16. 

    What was the average ticket price to see "It's a Wonderful Life" in 1947?

    • A. 

      0.5

    • B. 

      1.25

    • C. 

      0.25

    • D. 

      1

    Correct Answer
    B. 1.25
    Explanation
    In 1947, the average ticket price to see "It's a Wonderful Life" was 1.25.

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  • 17. 

    What role did Frank Faylen play in "It's a Wonderful Life"?

    • A. 

      Martini

    • B. 

      Ernie

    • C. 

      Burt

    • D. 

      Nick

    Correct Answer
    B. Ernie
    Explanation
    Frank Faylen played the role of Ernie in "It's a Wonderful Life." Ernie is a taxi driver and a close friend of the main character, George Bailey. He is often seen driving George around and providing him with support and advice throughout the film. Ernie's character adds humor and warmth to the story, making him a memorable part of the movie.

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  • 18. 

    What number appears on the football jersey that George Bailey wears in "It's a Wonderful Life"?

    • A. 

      The Number 3

    • B. 

      The Number 0

    • C. 

      The Number 9

    • D. 

      The Number 8

    Correct Answer
    A. The Number 3
    Explanation
    In the movie "It's a Wonderful Life," the character George Bailey wears the number 3 on his football jersey. This number is significant as it represents George's position as the quarterback of his high school football team. Throughout the film, George's love for football and his dreams of playing in college are highlighted, making the number 3 an important symbol of his aspirations and youthful energy.

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  • 19. 

    The classic film "It's a Wonderful Life" was based on a short story named what?

    • A. 

      Guardian Angel

    • B. 

      Angel On My Shoulder

    • C. 

      A Night To Remember

    • D. 

      The Greatest Gift

    Correct Answer
    D. The Greatest Gift
    Explanation
    "It's a Wonderful Life" is a classic film that was based on a short story named "The Greatest Gift". The story follows the life of George Bailey, a man who is shown what life would have been like if he had never been born by his guardian angel. The film adaptation of the story has become a beloved holiday classic, known for its heartwarming message about the value of life and the impact one person can have on others.

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  • 20. 

    Potter had a bust of what famous man in his office in the movie "It's A Wonderful Life"?

    • A. 

      Abe Lincoln

    • B. 

      Napoleon

    • C. 

      Julius Caeser

    • D. 

      George Washington

    Correct Answer
    B. Napoleon
    Explanation
    In the movie "It's A Wonderful Life," Potter had a bust of Napoleon in his office. This suggests that Potter admires Napoleon and perhaps shares some of his characteristics or values. Napoleon was a famous military leader and emperor of France, known for his ambition, strategic brilliance, and desire for power. Having a bust of Napoleon in his office could symbolize Potter's own aspirations for dominance and control.

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  • 21. 

    On "It's a Wonderful Life" when George finally lost it on Christmas eve what did he do?

    • A. 

      Kicked Over The Christmas Tree

    • B. 

      Sent The Kids To Bed

    • C. 

      Punched Mr. Welch

    • D. 

      Kicked Over His Model Bridge

    Correct Answer
    D. Kicked Over His Model Bridge
    Explanation
    In "It's a Wonderful Life," when George finally lost it on Christmas Eve, he kicked over his model bridge. This action symbolizes George's frustration and despair, as he had been facing numerous challenges and setbacks throughout the film. Kicking over the model bridge represents George's anger and his feeling of hopelessness, as he had put so much effort into building it, only to see it destroyed. This moment serves as a turning point in the story, highlighting George's emotional breakdown and leading to his realization of the value of his life.

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  • 22. 

    What was the movie "It's A Wonderful Life" based on?

    • A. 

      A Children's Christmas Book

    • B. 

      A Updated Novela By Mark Twain

    • C. 

      A One Page Christmas Card Story

    • D. 

      A Lux Radio Theatre Play

    Correct Answer
    C. A One Page Christmas Card Story
    Explanation
    The movie "It's A Wonderful Life" was based on a one-page Christmas card story. This suggests that the original story was condensed into a shorter format, possibly for a greeting card or a brief holiday message. The fact that it was adapted into a full-length movie implies that the story had enough depth and potential to be expanded into a feature film.

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  • 23. 

    The gym floor that opens up to a swimming pool in the film "It's a Wonderful Life" is located at?

    • A. 

      Frank Capra's House

    • B. 

      Swimming Hall of Fame

    • C. 

      Beverly Hills High School

    • D. 

      Los Angeles YMCA

    Correct Answer
    C. Beverly Hills High School
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Beverly Hills High School. In the film "It's a Wonderful Life," the gym floor that opens up to a swimming pool is located at Beverly Hills High School. This iconic scene is one of the memorable moments in the movie and showcases the innovative design of the school's gymnasium.

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