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Are you ready for some action movie questions? Action movies keep the audience glued to the screen, ready to see what the villain does next or what stunt will be pulled. Most people don’t know about action movies because most actors always use a stunt double if they can’t do the stunts themselves. How much of a movie watcher are you, and can you remember some of the roles of different actors in different movies? Test yourself now!


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  • 1. 

    Which Red Hot Chili Pepper makes a brief appearance in the movie "Point Break"?

    • A.

      Flea

    • B.

      Chad Smith

    • C.

      Anthony Kiedis

    • D.

      John Frusciante

    Correct Answer
    C. Anthony Kiedis
    Explanation
    Anthony Kiedis makes a brief appearance in the movie "Point Break."

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  • 2. 

    In the film, "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?", what were the names of the characters played by Liz and Dick?

    • A.

      George And Martha

    • B.

      Howard And Sally

    • C.

      Henry And Mary

    • D.

      David And Anne

    Correct Answer
    A. George And Martha
    Explanation
    In the film "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?", the characters played by Liz and Dick were George and Martha.

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  • 3. 

    In "The Karate Kid", which of the following is not one of Daniel's training tasks?

    • A.

      Wash The Windows

    • B.

      Wax The Car

    • C.

      Sand The Floor

    • D.

      Paint The Fence

    Correct Answer
    A. Wash The Windows
    Explanation
    In "The Karate Kid", Daniel's training tasks include waxing the car, sanding the floor, and painting the fence. However, washing the windows is not mentioned as one of his training tasks.

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  • 4. 

    The movie "Sneakers" starred, among others, Sidney Poitier and who?

    • A.

      Dan Aykroyd

    • B.

      Chevy Chase

    • C.

      Steve Martin

    • D.

      Bill Murray

    Correct Answer
    A. Dan Aykroyd
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Dan Aykroyd. In the movie "Sneakers," Sidney Poitier starred alongside Dan Aykroyd. The other options, Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, and Bill Murray, did not appear in the film.

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  • 5. 

    Which of the following actresses starred in the 1987 thriller "Black Widow"?

    • A.

      Jessica Lange And Anjelica Huston

    • B.

      Jane Fonda And Vanessa Redgrave

    • C.

      Debra Winger And Theresa Russell

    • D.

      Sharon Stone And Kathleen Turner

    Correct Answer
    C. Debra Winger And Theresa Russell
    Explanation
    Debra Winger and Theresa Russell starred in the 1987 thriller "Black Widow".

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  • 6. 

    Which of the following James Bond movies didn't come out in the '80s?

    • A.

      For Your Eyes Only

    • B.

      The Living Daylights

    • C.

      Octopussy

    • D.

      The Man With The Golden Gun

    Correct Answer
    D. The Man With The Golden Gun
    Explanation
    The Man With The Golden Gun is the correct answer because it was released in 1974, not in the '80s. The other three movies listed, For Your Eyes Only, The Living Daylights, and Octopussy, were all released in the '80s.

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  • 7. 

    What god was the Thugees worshipping in "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom"?

    • A.

      Vishnu

    • B.

      Kali

    • C.

      Satan

    • D.

      Shiva

    Correct Answer
    B. Kali
    Explanation
    In "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom," the Thugees were worshipping the god Kali. This is evident from the scenes in the movie where the Thugees perform rituals and sacrifices in honor of Kali. Kali is a Hindu goddess associated with death, destruction, and transformation. The movie portrays the Thugees as a cult that worships Kali and engages in human sacrifice as part of their religious practices.

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  • 8. 

    In "The Perfect Storm", what was the name of the hurricane?

    • A.

      Amy

    • B.

      Tracy

    • C.

      Gail

    • D.

      Grace

    Correct Answer
    D. Grace
  • 9. 

    "The coast is toast" was used to promote which film?

    • A.

      Soapdish

    • B.

      Volcano

    • C.

      Mission: Impossible II

    • D.

      Armageddon

    Correct Answer
    B. Volcano
    Explanation
    "The coast is toast" was used to promote the film Volcano. This phrase suggests that the coast, referring to coastal areas, will be destroyed or in danger due to a volcanic eruption. It is a catchy and attention-grabbing tagline that effectively conveys the disaster theme of the movie.

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  • 10. 

    Which movie was released the earliest?

    • A.

      American Graffiti

    • B.

      Close Encounters Of The Third Kind

    • C.

      Jaws

    • D.

      Star Wars

    Correct Answer
    A. American Graffiti
    Explanation
    American Graffiti was released in 1973, which is earlier than the release dates of the other three movies. Close Encounters Of The Third Kind was released in 1977, Jaws was released in 1975, and Star Wars was released in 1977. Therefore, American Graffiti was released the earliest among the given options.

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  • 11. 

    Who played Tarzan in "Tarzan's New York Adventure"?

    • A.

      Jake Lamotta

    • B.

      Christopher Lee

    • C.

      Johnny Weissmuller

    • D.

      Buster Crabbe

    Correct Answer
    C. Johnny Weissmuller
    Explanation
    Johnny Weissmuller played Tarzan in "Tarzan's New York Adventure". Johnny Weissmuller was a renowned Olympic swimmer who later became an actor and is best known for his portrayal of Tarzan in several films. His athletic abilities and distinctive Tarzan yell made him a popular choice for the role.

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  • 12. 

    Which superhero did Dom DeLuise play in "Cannonball Run"?

    • A.

      Speed Demon

    • B.

      Superchicken

    • C.

      Captain Chaos

    • D.

      Superchef

    Correct Answer
    C. Captain Chaos
    Explanation
    In the movie "Cannonball Run," Dom DeLuise played the character of Captain Chaos. This character is known for his unpredictable and chaotic behavior, which adds a comedic element to the film. DeLuise's portrayal of Captain Chaos is memorable and entertaining, making him the correct answer to the question.

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  • 13. 

    Which actor played the lead role in the movie "In Like Flint"?

    • A.

      William Holden

    • B.

      Paul Newman

    • C.

      James Coburn

    • D.

      Sean Connery

    Correct Answer
    C. James Coburn
    Explanation
    James Coburn played the lead role in the movie "In Like Flint."

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  • 14. 

    In what movie will you find the line, "You're the disease and I'm the cure"?

    • A.

      Cobra

    • B.

      Willy Wonka

    • C.

      Lock Up

    • D.

      Die Hard

    Correct Answer
    A. Cobra
    Explanation
    In the movie "Cobra," the line "You're the disease and I'm the cure" is spoken.

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  • 15. 

    Why was Jean-Claude Van Damme in prison in the film "Death Warrant"?

    • A.

      For Rape

    • B.

      For Prostitution

    • C.

      For Murder

    • D.

      He Was Undercover

    Correct Answer
    D. He Was Undercover
    Explanation
    In the film "Death Warrant," Jean-Claude Van Damme's character was in prison because he was undercover. This means that he purposely got himself arrested and imprisoned in order to investigate criminal activities from within the prison system. Being undercover allowed him to gather information and uncover the truth about the crimes being committed behind bars.

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  • 16. 

    What is the name of the robot Lara Croft trains with in "Tomb Raider"?

    • A.

      Damon

    • B.

      Simon

    • C.

      Alex

    • D.

      Edgar

    Correct Answer
    B. Simon
    Explanation
    In the "Tomb Raider" series, Lara Croft trains with a robot named Simon. This robot assists her in her training and helps her develop her skills and abilities.

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  • 17. 

    Who played the role of Maggot in the 1967 movie "The Dirty Dozen"?

    • A.

      Robert Ryan

    • B.

      Trini Lopez

    • C.

      Telly Savalas

    • D.

      Charles Bronson

    Correct Answer
    C. Telly Savalas
    Explanation
    Telly Savalas played the role of Maggot in the 1967 movie "The Dirty Dozen".

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  • 18. 

    The movie "Bullitt" involves a spectacular car chase in which city?

    • A.

      New York

    • B.

      San Francisco

    • C.

      Chicago

    • D.

      Los Angeles

    Correct Answer
    B. San Francisco
    Explanation
    The movie "Bullitt" involves a spectacular car chase in San Francisco. This is evident from the iconic car chase scene in the movie, which takes place on the hilly streets of San Francisco. The scene showcases the protagonist, played by Steve McQueen, driving a Ford Mustang GT through the city, engaging in a thrilling pursuit with the villains. The setting of the car chase scene is a significant aspect of the movie and is widely recognized as one of the most memorable car chase sequences in film history.

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  • 19. 

    Who played Liberty Valence in "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance"?

    • A.

      John Wayne

    • B.

      Lee Marvin

    • C.

      Gary Cooper

    • D.

      Jimmy Stewart

    Correct Answer
    B. Lee Marvin
    Explanation
    Lee Marvin played Liberty Valence in "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance".

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  • 20. 

    What movie is being shown during the drive-in scene in the movie "Twister"?

    • A.

      Gone With The Wind

    • B.

      The Shining

    • C.

      Friday The 13th

    • D.

      Godzilla

    Correct Answer
    B. The Shining
    Explanation
    In the movie "Twister," the drive-in scene features "The Shining." This can be inferred from the fact that "The Shining" is listed as one of the options and the question asks for the movie being shown during that particular scene.

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  • 21. 

    What is not a James Bond Movie?

    • A.

      Tomorrow Never Dies

    • B.

      Casino Royale

    • C.

      On Her Majesty's Secret Service

    • D.

      Colonel Sun

    Correct Answer
    D. Colonel Sun
    Explanation
    Colonel Sun is not a James Bond movie. While the other options listed (Tomorrow Never Dies, Casino Royale, and On Her Majesty's Secret Service) are all actual James Bond movies, Colonel Sun is not part of the official James Bond film franchise. It is a novel written by Kingsley Amis under the pseudonym Robert Markham, featuring the character of James Bond, but it has never been adapted into a film.

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  • 22. 

    In "Mission: Impossible II" what is the name of the virus being stolen?

    • A.

      Chimera

    • B.

      Pegasis

    • C.

      Phoenix

    • D.

      Scyrus

    Correct Answer
    A. Chimera
    Explanation
    In the movie "Mission: Impossible II," the virus being stolen is called Chimera.

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  • 23. 

    In which 2001 movie did Jude Law play the character, Gigolo Joe?

    • A.

      Freddy Got Fingered

    • B.

      Artificial Intelligence: AI

    • C.

      Fargo

    • D.

      Independence Day

    Correct Answer
    B. Artificial Intelligence: AI
    Explanation
    Jude Law played the character Gigolo Joe in the 2001 movie "Artificial Intelligence: AI".

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  • 24. 

    In which 2001 movie did Tom Sizemore play the character Pearl Cistern?

    • A.

      Pearl Harbor

    • B.

      Ghosts Of Mars

    • C.

      Hearts In Atlantis

    • D.

      The Cell

    Correct Answer
    A. Pearl Harbor
    Explanation
    Tom Sizemore played the character Pearl Cistern in the movie "Pearl Harbor".

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  • 25. 

    In which 2001 movie did Elliott Gould play the character "Reuben Tishkoff"?

    • A.

      Changing Lanes

    • B.

      Crossroads

    • C.

      Wonder Boys

    • D.

      Ocean's Eleven

    Correct Answer
    D. Ocean's Eleven
    Explanation
    In the 2001 movie "Ocean's Eleven," Elliott Gould played the character "Reuben Tishkoff."

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