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.

Harold Ramis

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: Worse? How could things get any worse? Take a look around you, Ellen. We're at the threshold of Hell.

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Trivia: Clark Griswold in the attic watching old movies dressed in a woman's turban and gloves to keep warm is not only funny but a reference to the Norma Desmond character from "Sunset Boulevard", who watches her old films to remember her Hollywood glory days.

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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.

I'm wondering maybe it was one of the gags in the movie where the boss got the same gift from all the employees. I know there's a lot of gags in the vacation movies.

movielove

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.

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

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