Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Mary Lou Retton . The execs liked the idea that she could throw away her crutch and do a bunch of back flips.
blue. The color of Frank's suit.
heart attack. A heart attack on the golf course.
|What objects of Frank's, that Eliot destroys with a shotgun, does Frank refer to as 'my babies'?||Bill Murray's 'Scrooged'
the censor. She objects to the dancers' sexy outfits before getting knocked in the head with a lamp post.
|Frank reveals the answer to a trivia question at the very end. What TV show was the question about?||Bill Murray's 'Scrooged'
Gilligan's Island. 'What was the name of the ship that took them all to Gilligan's Island? The S.S. Minnow.'
knives. 'You can cut a tin can as easily as a tomato.'
he got hit by a car. Not one of his best days.
The Night the Reindeer Died.
staple them. Claire is horrified.
he went to school with Preston's son. It's all about connections.
James and Wendy. Just Frank's brother, James, and his sister-in-law, Wendy.
|What's the name of the homeless man that Frank brushes off, and who eventually freezes to death?||Bill Murray's 'Scrooged'
Herman. He keeps calling Frank 'Dick,' thinking he's Richard Burton.
5. Three daughters and two sons.
1955. He's four years old. We see what a grouch his father was, and why Frank has no good associations with Christmas.
a bath towel. He gave him a shower curtain the year before.
|When Murray's character visits Claire at the homeless shelter where she works, whom do the homeless people think he is? (hint... they keep calling him Dick).||"Scrooged" with Bill Murray
Richard Burton. The homeless people beg him to do a few lines from "Hamlet".
|While visiting Christmas past in 1955, what does the Ghost of Christmas Past say Frank did way too much of as a child?||"Scrooged" with Bill Murray
Watching television. Frank apparently did little else than watch television as he grew up. To make matters worse, all of Frank's childhood memories are from television shows, not reality!
The kids decorated Calvin like a tree. They couldn't afford a Christmas tree.
Ginsu knives. Remember those knives that could cut through cans? Claire's gift to Frank was The Kama Sutra.
|When Murray's character travels back in time to see Christmas past, what does his father give him for Christmas?||"Scrooged" with Bill Murray
5 lbs. of veal. Actually, Murray wanted a "choo-choo" but his dad, being a butcher, brought home veal instead. What a terrible gift for a 4-year-old! The actor portraying the father, Earl Cross, is Brian Doyle-Murray who is also Bill Murray's brother.
"God bless us, every one". Since Calvin is based on the Tiny Tim character, it is fitting that he quotes him directly! Calvin is motivated to speak after seeing Murray's character undergo positive changes.
Miles Davis. As Murray's character and his brother James are walking down a New York street at night, they pass a group of street musicians, one of whom was Miles Davis!
|What does Murray's character tell his secretary to send to his brother James for Christmas? What does the secretary actually send him?||"Scrooged" with Bill Murray
bath towel/VCR. Murray's character wanted to send James a bath towel. The year before he sent James a shower curtain.
He doesn't speak.. Her youngest son, Calvin, hasn't spoken a word since he saw he father killed five years ago. (The Tiny Tim character).
Grace. Grace was Murray's overworked and underpaid secretary (the Bob Cratchit character). She was a single mom with five children living in Harlem.
"Yule love it". The television jingle, "Yule love it", is seen and heard throughout the movie since Murray's character is in charge of holiday programming.