Black Death Movie: Trivia Quiz!

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Black Death Movie: Trivia Quiz!

Black Death is a 2010 German-British film based on the Great Plague, a devastating pandemic that is still considered to be one of the darkest times in human history, killing anywhere between 75 and 200 million people between 1347 and 1351. Have you seen this movie and its interesting take on the historical event? Take the following quiz to see how much you remember about it! Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who played the role of Osmund in the film?
    • A. 

      Tom Felton

    • B. 

      Eddie Redmayne

    • C. 

      Dan Fogler

    • D. 

      David Thewlis

  • 2. 
    What animal is considered primarily responsible for the widespread transmission of the bubonic plague on which this film is based?
    • A. 

      Dog

    • B. 

      Rat

    • C. 

      Pigeon

    • D. 

      Cat

  • 3. 
    Which two characters trap the protagonists in a water-filled pit and offer freedom to those who renounce God?
    • A. 

      Mold and Swire

    • B. 

      Hob and Langiva

    • C. 

      Osmund and Ulric

    • D. 

      Averill and The Abbot

  • 4. 
    Who played the role of Ulric in the film?
    • A. 

      Isaac Hempstead Wright

    • B. 

      Joseph Mawle

    • C. 

      Sean Bean

    • D. 

      Richard Madden

  • 5. 
    The final production stayed extremely true to Dario Poloni's original screenplay.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What word best describes Osmund's occupation at the beginning of the film?
    • A. 

      Friar

    • B. 

      Bishop

    • C. 

      Reverend

    • D. 

      Monk

  • 7. 
    A rare occurrence for the film industry, all of the scenes in 'Black Death' were filmed in chronological order.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which character kills Mold?
    • A. 

      The Abbot

    • B. 

      Hob

    • C. 

      Averill

    • D. 

      Langiva

  • 9. 
    What school of magic is said to be used by the leader of the village to which Ulric requests transport from Osmund?
    • A. 

      Evocation

    • B. 

      Abjuration

    • C. 

      Divination

    • D. 

      Necromancy

  • 10. 
    Osmund prays to God for a sign that he should leave his monastery. What sign does he receive?
    • A. 

      Osmund is kidnapped and forcibly removed from the monastery

    • B. 

      His monastery is burned to the ground after being struck by lightning

    • C. 

      Ulric requests him to be his guide to a village in a marshland untouched by plague

    • D. 

      Osmund becomes sick with the plague

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