National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

Cousin Eddie (Randy Quaid) kidnaps Clark's (Chevy Chase's) boss (Brian Doyle Murray). The boss gives Clark his Christmas bonus.

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Revealing mistake: After Clark cuts the rope on the large tree, it spreads out and branches start breaking windows. One of the branches has a pole of some type pushing it through the window.

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Clark Griswold: [reciting 'Twas the Night Before Christmas.] When what to my wondering eyes should appear, but a miniature sleigh, and...and Eddie with a man in his pajamas and a dog chain tied to his wrist and ankles. What the...?

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Trivia: When Clark smashes up the decorations when he can't get the lights working, Chevy Chase genuinely broke a finger when he punched Santa, but stayed in character, kicking the decorations instead, and that's the take used in the film.

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Question: When Clark gives his boss a Christmas present, he is told to put it with all of the others. There are plenty of presents there, but they are all the same, as they have the exact same shape. What are these presents?

Eigger

Answer: They are desk organizers.

Chosen answer: We don't know what is in the packages, but we can assume they are all the same, small, generic gift.

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Answer: I've seen them in stores, it's a desk pen set with a matching business card holder.

Jason Hoffman

Answer: I think that they could all be tape holders.

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