How Well Do You Know The Movie Birdman?

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How Well Do You Know The Movie Birdman? - Quiz

Do you love watching black comedy-drama films? If so, have you watched Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)? Take this trivia quiz and check what things you still remember about the movie. It had a limited theatrical release in the US on October 17, 2014. The movie has received widespread critical acclaim since its release. True fans of the movie know the reason why. What other things do you know about the movie? Give this quiz a try and see for yourself.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many visible cuts are there in the entire film?

    • A.

      Ten

    • B.

      Fifteen

    • C.

      Sixteen

    • D.

      Twenty

    Correct Answer
    C. Sixteen
    Explanation
    There are a total of sixteen visible cuts in the entire film.

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  • 2. 

    How many Oscars has the movie won?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      5

    Correct Answer
    C. 4
    Explanation
    The movie has won four Oscars.

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  • 3. 

    Which character in the film was famous for playing a superhero named Birdman?

    • A.

      Jake

    • B.

      Riggan Thomson

    • C.

      Mike Shiner

    • D.

      Sam Thomson

    Correct Answer
    B. Riggan Thomson
    Explanation
    Riggan Thomson is the correct answer because he is the main character in the film "Birdman" and is famous for playing the superhero named Birdman. The film revolves around Riggan Thomson, an actor who gained fame for playing Birdman but is now struggling to establish himself as a serious actor.

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  • 4. 

    Riggan's ex-wife name was

    • A.

      Sylvia

    • B.

      Laura

    • C.

      Sam

    • D.

      Lesley

    Correct Answer
    A. Sylvia
    Explanation
    Riggan's ex-wife's name is Sylvia.

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  • 5. 

    At the climax of the play, what did Riggan do?

    • A.

      He killed his fellow co-stars.

    • B.

      He shot himself in the head on stage.

    • C.

      He cut his hand.

    • D.

      He slapped the director of the play.

    Correct Answer
    B. He shot himself in the head on stage.
    Explanation
    In the climax of the play, Riggan chose to end his life by shooting himself in the head on stage. This act was a desperate attempt to gain recognition and prove his worth as an actor. It symbolized his desire to escape the pressures and expectations of the industry, as well as his need for validation and attention. This shocking and dramatic act also served as a commentary on the lengths some artists are willing to go for their art and the sacrifices they make for success.

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  • 6. 

    What did Riggan desperately want to do throughout the film?

    • A.

      He wanted to revive his fading career.

    • B.

      He wanted to kill his ex-wife.

    • C.

      He wanted to sell his house.

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. He wanted to revive his fading career.
    Explanation
    Throughout the film, Riggan is shown to be desperate to revive his fading career. This is evident from his decision to write, direct, and star in a Broadway play, his constant efforts to gain recognition and praise from critics, and his obsession with achieving success in order to prove himself as a talented actor. Killing his ex-wife or selling his house are not mentioned as his primary motivations or goals in the film.

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  • 7. 

    Who was Riggan's best friend?

    • A.

      Mike

    • B.

      Sam

    • C.

      Jake

    • D.

      Tabitha

    Correct Answer
    C. Jake
    Explanation
    Riggan's best friend is Jake.

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  • 8. 

    What was Jake's profession?

    • A.

      He was a lawyer.

    • B.

      He was a doctor.

    • C.

      He was a teacher.

    • D.

      He was a bank manager.

    Correct Answer
    A. He was a lawyer.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "He was a lawyer." This is indicated by the statement "He was a lawyer" in the given options.

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  • 9. 

    What problem did Riggan's daughter have?

    • A.

      She was suffering from a deadly disease.

    • B.

      She was a drug addict.

    • C.

      She had murdered his ex-wife.

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. She was a drug addict.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "She was a drug addict." This is evident from the information provided in the question, which states that Riggan's daughter had a problem. Out of the given options, the only one that aligns with having a problem is being a drug addict. The other options, suffering from a deadly disease and murdering his ex-wife, do not directly relate to the daughter's problem as mentioned in the question.

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  • 10. 

    Who did Riggan approach in a bar?

    • A.

      Mike

    • B.

      Jake

    • C.

      Tabitha

    • D.

      Sylvia

    Correct Answer
    C. Tabitha
    Explanation
    Riggan approached Tabitha in a bar.

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