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  • 1. 

    What movie directed by John Moore starred Gene Hackman and Gabriel Macht?

    • A.

      Hannibal

    • B.

      Meet The Feebles

    • C.

      Behind Enemy Lines

    • D.

      The Skulls

    Correct Answer
    C. Behind Enemy Lines
    Explanation
    "Behind Enemy Lines" is the correct answer because it is a movie directed by John Moore that starred Gene Hackman and Gabriel Macht.

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  • 2. 

    In what film did Brendan Fraser play Adam Webber?

    • A.

      Dead Again

    • B.

      Blast From The Past

    • C.

      Flubber

    • D.

      Risky Business

    Correct Answer
    B. Blast From The Past
    Explanation
    Brendan Fraser played the character Adam Webber in the film "Blast From The Past." This film tells the story of a man who has been living in a fallout shelter with his parents since the 1960s and ventures out into the modern world for the first time. Fraser's portrayal of Adam Webber captures the innocence and charm of a man who is experiencing the outside world for the first time, making "Blast From The Past" the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    What film starring Warren Beatty as Bugsy Siegel was released in 1991?

    • A.

      Bugsy

    • B.

      Overboard

    • C.

      True Lies

    • D.

      Red Rock West

    Correct Answer
    A. Bugsy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Bugsy." This film, released in 1991, stars Warren Beatty as the notorious gangster Bugsy Siegel. The movie explores Siegel's involvement in the development of Las Vegas and his turbulent personal life.

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  • 4. 

    In what film did John Leguizamo play Benny Blanco?

    • A.

      Carlito's Way

    • B.

      Flirting

    • C.

      Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

    • D.

      Roger & Me

    Correct Answer
    A. Carlito's Way
    Explanation
    John Leguizamo played the character of Benny Blanco in the film "Carlito's Way".

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  • 5. 

    In what film did Dennis Franz play Nathaniel Messinger?

    • A.

      She's The One

    • B.

      Fools Rush In

    • C.

      Someone Like You

    • D.

      City Of Angels

    Correct Answer
    D. City Of Angels
    Explanation
    Dennis Franz played the character Nathaniel Messinger in the film "City of Angels".

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  • 6. 

    What movie, directed by Michael Apted, starred Levon Helm and Tommy Lee Jones?

    • A.

      Primary Colors

    • B.

      Coal Miner's Daughter

    • C.

      The Little Mermaid

    • D.

      The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell Of Fear

    Correct Answer
    B. Coal Miner's Daughter
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Coal Miner's Daughter." This movie, directed by Michael Apted, starred Levon Helm and Tommy Lee Jones. It is a biographical film based on the life of country music singer Loretta Lynn. The film follows Lynn's rise to fame, her struggles, and her relationship with her husband. Levon Helm played the role of Loretta Lynn's father, while Tommy Lee Jones portrayed her husband.

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  • 7. 

    In what film did Hume Cronyn play Joseph "Joe" Finley?

    • A.

      Happy Gilmore

    • B.

      Cocoon

    • C.

      Nixon

    • D.

      Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone

    Correct Answer
    B. Cocoon
    Explanation
    Hume Cronyn played the character Joseph "Joe" Finley in the film Cocoon.

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  • 8. 

    What movie directed by James Mangold starred Peter Berg and Ray Liotta?

    • A.

      Rambo: First Blood Part II

    • B.

      The Devil's Advocate

    • C.

      Moonraker

    • D.

      Cop Land

    Correct Answer
    D. Cop Land
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Cop Land. Cop Land is a movie directed by James Mangold that starred Peter Berg and Ray Liotta.

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  • 9. 

    In what film did Michael Moriarty play General Hershberg?

    • A.

      Courage Under Fire

    • B.

      Cats & Dogs

    • C.

      The Fifth Element

    • D.

      Analyze This

    Correct Answer
    A. Courage Under Fire
    Explanation
    Michael Moriarty played General Hershberg in the film Courage Under Fire.

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  • 10. 

    What 2001 movie included the characters named Mr. Edward Darko and Jim Cunningham?

    • A.

      Dark City

    • B.

      Along Came A Spider

    • C.

      Love At First Bite

    • D.

      Donnie Darko

    Correct Answer
    D. Donnie Darko
    Explanation
    Donnie Darko is the correct answer because it is the only movie listed that includes the characters named Mr. Edward Darko and Jim Cunningham. The other options, Dark City, Along Came A Spider, and Love At First Bite, do not have characters with those names.

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  • 11. 

    What 1991 movie was directed by Oliver Stone and featured Michael Wincott and Billy Idol?

    • A.

      Enemy Of The State

    • B.

      The Doors

    • C.

      Species

    • D.

      JFK

    Correct Answer
    B. The Doors
    Explanation
    "The Doors" is the correct answer because it was a 1991 movie directed by Oliver Stone. The film featured Michael Wincott and Billy Idol among its cast.

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  • 12. 

    What movie directed by Gus Van Sant starred Eric Hull and Matt Dillon?

    • A.

      Predator 2

    • B.

      The Patriot

    • C.

      Drugstore Cowboy

    • D.

      Great Balls Of Fire!

    Correct Answer
    C. Drugstore Cowboy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Drugstore Cowboy. Directed by Gus Van Sant, this movie starred Eric Hull and Matt Dillon.

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  • 13. 

    In what film did Gary Busey play a Highway Patrolman?

    • A.

      Officer And A Gentleman

    • B.

      Mona Lisa Smile

    • C.

      Sirens

    • D.

      Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas

    Correct Answer
    D. Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas
    Explanation
    Gary Busey played a Highway Patrolman in the film "Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas".

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  • 14. 

    What movie directed by Gregory Hoblit starred Andre Braugher and Dennis Quaid?

    • A.

      The Fly

    • B.

      Frequency

    • C.

      The Others

    • D.

      Splash

    Correct Answer
    B. Frequency
    Explanation
    Frequency is the correct answer because it is the only movie in the given options that was directed by Gregory Hoblit and starred Andre Braugher and Dennis Quaid. The other movies listed, The Fly, The Others, and Splash, were not directed by Gregory Hoblit and do not feature Andre Braugher and Dennis Quaid in the cast.

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  • 15. 

    What film with George Clooney as Seth Gecko was released in 1996?

    • A.

      The Goonies

    • B.

      Any Which Way You Can

    • C.

      The World Is Not Enough

    • D.

      From Dusk Till Dawn

    Correct Answer
    D. From Dusk Till Dawn
    Explanation
    "From Dusk Till Dawn" is the correct answer because it is a film released in 1996 that features George Clooney as the character Seth Gecko. The other options, "The Goonies," "Any Which Way You Can," and "The World Is Not Enough," do not fit the given criteria.

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  • 16. 

    In what film did Tom Berenger play Lieutenant General James Longstreet?

    • A.

      Look Who's Talking

    • B.

      Gettysburg

    • C.

      Diabolique

    • D.

      Shadow Of The Vampire

    Correct Answer
    B. Gettysburg
    Explanation
    Tom Berenger played Lieutenant General James Longstreet in the film Gettysburg.

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  • 17. 

    What 2001 movie included the characters named Sir William McCordle and Anthony Mederith?

    • A.

      Gosford Park

    • B.

      Titanic

    • C.

      Rain Man

    • D.

      Alien

    Correct Answer
    A. Gosford Park
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Gosford Park. This movie, released in 2001, features characters named Sir William McCordle and Anthony Mederith.

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  • 18. 

    What movie directed by Lawrence Kasdan starred Kevin Kline and Danny Glover?

    • A.

      Full Metal Jacket

    • B.

      Barb Wire

    • C.

      Up In Smoke

    • D.

      Grand Canyon

    Correct Answer
    D. Grand Canyon
    Explanation
    "Grand Canyon" is the correct answer because it is a movie directed by Lawrence Kasdan that starred Kevin Kline and Danny Glover. The other options, "Full Metal Jacket," "Barb Wire," and "Up In Smoke," are not directed by Lawrence Kasdan and do not feature Kevin Kline and Danny Glover.

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  • 19. 

    What movie directed by Peter Weir starred Andie MacDowell and GTrard Depardieu?

    • A.

      Just Cause

    • B.

      Dogfight

    • C.

      Green Card

    • D.

      Disturbing Behavior

    Correct Answer
    C. Green Card
    Explanation
    "Green Card" is the correct answer because it is a movie directed by Peter Weir that starred Andie MacDowell and Gérard Depardieu. The film tells the story of an American woman who agrees to marry a Frenchman in order to obtain a green card and stay in the United States.

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  • 20. 

    What movie directed by Irwin Winkler starred George Wendt and Robert De Niro?

    • A.

      Escape From L.A.

    • B.

      Guilty By Suspicion

    • C.

      Ransom

    • D.

      Nurse Betty

    Correct Answer
    B. Guilty By Suspicion
    Explanation
    "Guilty By Suspicion" is the correct answer because it is a movie directed by Irwin Winkler that starred George Wendt and Robert De Niro. "Escape From L.A.," "Ransom," and "Nurse Betty" are not relevant to the question and do not fit the given criteria.

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  • 21. 

    What film starring Kevin Bacon as Dan Hanson was released in 1991?

    • A.

      Moonraker

    • B.

      The Santa Clause

    • C.

      He Said, She Said

    • D.

      Big Daddy

    Correct Answer
    C. He Said, She Said
    Explanation
    "He Said, She Said" is the correct answer because it is the only film on the list that stars Kevin Bacon as Dan Hanson and was released in 1991. The other films listed, "Moonraker," "The Santa Clause," and "Big Daddy," either do not star Kevin Bacon or were not released in 1991.

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  • 22. 

    What movie directed by Edward Zwick starred Aidan Quinn and Henry Thomas?

    • A.

      The Adventures Of Ford Fairlane

    • B.

      Thir13en Ghosts

    • C.

      The Prophecy

    • D.

      Legends Of The Fall

    Correct Answer
    D. Legends Of The Fall
    Explanation
    "Legends Of The Fall" is the correct answer because it is a movie directed by Edward Zwick that starred Aidan Quinn and Henry Thomas. The other options, "The Adventures Of Ford Fairlane," "Thir13en Ghosts," and "The Prophecy," do not fit the given criteria.

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  • 23. 

    What 1992 movie included the characters named Professor Gus Nikolais and Doctor Judalon?

    • A.

      Lorenzo's Oil

    • B.

      The Perfect Storm

    • C.

      Go

    • D.

      Breaking The Waves

    Correct Answer
    A. Lorenzo's Oil
    Explanation
    The 1992 movie "Lorenzo's Oil" included the characters named Professor Gus Nikolais and Doctor Judalon.

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  • 24. 

    What film starring Spike Lee as Shorty was released in 1992?

    • A.

      Another Woman

    • B.

      Malcolm X

    • C.

      Avalon

    • D.

      Legally Blonde

    Correct Answer
    B. Malcolm X
    Explanation
    In 1992, Spike Lee starred as Shorty in the film "Malcolm X." This biographical drama tells the story of civil rights activist Malcolm X, from his early life to his transformation into a powerful and influential leader. Spike Lee's portrayal of Shorty, a close friend of Malcolm X, adds depth and authenticity to the film. "Malcolm X" received critical acclaim for its powerful storytelling and performances, making it the correct answer to the question.

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  • 25. 

    What film, starring Brad Davis as Billy Hayes, was released in 1978?

    • A.

      Bandits

    • B.

      Love Potion No. 9

    • C.

      A Nightmare On Elm Street 4: The Dream Master

    • D.

      Midnight Express

    Correct Answer
    D. Midnight Express
    Explanation
    Midnight Express is the correct answer because it is a film released in 1978. The film stars Brad Davis as Billy Hayes, who is a young American caught smuggling drugs out of Turkey and subsequently imprisoned. The film is based on a true story and depicts Hayes' harrowing experiences in a Turkish prison.

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  • 26. 

    What 1998 movie included the characters Mitch Roman and Hunter "Patch' Adams?

    • A.

      Father Of The Bride

    • B.

      Moon Over Parador

    • C.

      The Sweetest Thing

    • D.

      Patch Adams

    Correct Answer
    D. Patch Adams
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Patch Adams. Patch Adams is a 1998 movie that includes the characters Mitch Roman and Hunter "Patch" Adams. The film is based on the true story of Dr. Hunter "Patch" Adams, a medical student who believes in the power of humor and compassion in healing. Mitch Roman is one of Patch's fellow medical students in the film.

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  • 27. 

    What film with Haley Joel Osment as Trevor "Trev' McKinney was released in 2000?

    • A.

      Pay It Forward

    • B.

      Half Baked

    • C.

      Bicentennial Man

    • D.

      Chariots Of Fire

    Correct Answer
    A. Pay It Forward
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pay It Forward. In this film, Haley Joel Osment plays the character of Trevor "Trev" McKinney. The movie was released in 2000 and tells the story of a young boy who starts a movement by doing good deeds for others without expecting anything in return.

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  • 28. 

    What 1996 movie included the characters named Professor John Ringold and Nate Pope?

    • A.

      The Big Hit

    • B.

      Unforgiven

    • C.

      Killing Zoe

    • D.

      Phenomenon

    Correct Answer
    D. Phenomenon
    Explanation
    The 1996 movie "Phenomenon" included the characters named Professor John Ringold and Nate Pope.

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  • 29. 

    What film, starring Richard Gere as Edward Lewis, was released in 1990?

    • A.

      Pretty Woman

    • B.

      Sister Act 2: Back In The Habit

    • C.

      Friday The 13th Part VII: The New Blood

    • D.

      School Ties

    Correct Answer
    A. Pretty Woman
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pretty Woman. Released in 1990, this film stars Richard Gere as Edward Lewis. It is a romantic comedy that tells the story of a wealthy businessman who falls in love with a prostitute played by Julia Roberts. The film was a huge success and became one of the most iconic romantic comedies of all time.

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  • 30. 

    What 2000 movie included the characters named Gerry Bertier and Julius Campbell?

    • A.

      The Getaway

    • B.

      Remember The Titans

    • C.

      The Color Purple

    • D.

      Nine To Five

    Correct Answer
    B. Remember The Titans
    Explanation
    "Remember The Titans" is the correct answer because it is a 2000 movie that features characters named Gerry Bertier and Julius Campbell. The film tells the true story of a high school football team in Virginia during the early 1970s, where the team is racially integrated for the first time. Gerry Bertier and Julius Campbell are two key characters in the movie, representing the racial tensions and eventual friendship that develops among the players.

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  • 31. 

    What movie directed by Penny Marshall starred Ed Begley Jr. and Danny DeVito?

    • A.

      Footloose

    • B.

      Philadelphia

    • C.

      Shattered

    • D.

      Renaissance Man

    Correct Answer
    D. Renaissance Man
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Renaissance Man because it is the only option that matches the given information. The question asks for a movie directed by Penny Marshall that starred Ed Begley Jr. and Danny DeVito, and Renaissance Man is the only movie listed that fits this description.

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  • 32. 

    What film starring Kevin Bacon as Sean Nokes was released in 1996?

    • A.

      Spy Game

    • B.

      Blade II

    • C.

      Sleepers

    • D.

      Dangerous Minds

    Correct Answer
    C. Sleepers
    Explanation
    In the film "Sleepers," released in 1996, Kevin Bacon portrays the character Sean Nokes. The movie revolves around a group of childhood friends who seek revenge on their former sadistic prison guard, played by Bacon, after suffering years of abuse.

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  • 33. 

    What movie directed by Jon Amiel starred Richard Gere and Lanny Flaherty?

    • A.

      Sommersby

    • B.

      Meatballs

    • C.

      The Whole Nine Yards

    • D.

      Kindergarten Cop

    Correct Answer
    A. Sommersby
    Explanation
    The movie "Sommersby" directed by Jon Amiel starred Richard Gere and Lanny Flaherty.

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  • 34. 

    In what film did Edward James Olmos play Jaime A. Escalante?

    • A.

      The Paper

    • B.

      Nine To Five

    • C.

      Lord Of The Flies

    • D.

      Stand And Deliver

    Correct Answer
    D. Stand And Deliver
    Explanation
    Edward James Olmos played the role of Jaime A. Escalante in the film "Stand and Deliver." This film is based on the true story of a high school math teacher who transforms the lives of his students in a disadvantaged school. Olmos' portrayal of Escalante earned him critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. The film highlights Escalante's dedication and determination to help his students succeed against all odds.

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  • 35. 

    In what film did Michael Caine play Dr. Wilbur Larch?

    • A.

      The Cider House Rules

    • B.

      Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot

    • C.

      Honeymoon In Vegas

    • D.

      Hope Floats

    Correct Answer
    A. The Cider House Rules
    Explanation
    In the film "The Cider House Rules," Michael Caine portrayed the character of Dr. Wilbur Larch.

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