Take This Short And Crisp Quiz On Charlie Chaplin

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Take This Short And Crisp Quiz On Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin was an English comic actor, film maker and composer whose story of childhood was one described by poverty and hardships and to try and make ends meet, he had to work as house helper at the tender age. His struggles are what gave him motivation in his life. Take This short and crisp quiz On Charlie Chaplin and see how well you know him.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which American reporter was Charlie Chaplin's nemesis?
    • A. 

      Hedda Hopper

    • B. 

      Earl Wilson

    • C. 

      Walter Winchell

    • D. 

      Ed Sullivan

  • 2. 
    Who was the father of Charlie Chaplin's fourth and last wife?
    • A. 

      Eugene O'Neill

    • B. 

      Buster Keaton

    • C. 

      William Faulkner

    • D. 

      Clifford Odets

  • 3. 
    Charlie Chaplin would later express regret about making which film?
    • A. 

      The Gold Rush

    • B. 

      Modern Times

    • C. 

      Limelight

    • D. 

      The Great Dictator

  • 4. 
    Charlie Chaplin formed what motion picture company with some of his friends?
    • A. 

      Columbia

    • B. 

      MGM

    • C. 

      Paramount

    • D. 

      United Artists

  • 5. 
    Which early Charlie Chaplin film featured Jackie Coogan?
    • A. 

      City Lights

    • B. 

      The Gold Rush

    • C. 

      The Circus

    • D. 

      The Kid

  • 6. 
    Charlie Chaplin has his face painted on what building in downtown Truckee Ca?
    • A. 

      Ob's Bar

    • B. 

      The Wagontrain

    • C. 

      The Rex Hotel

    • D. 

      The Passtime

  • 7. 
    For which film company did Charlie Chaplin first work?
    • A. 

      Mutual

    • B. 

      Keystone

    • C. 

      Essanay

    • D. 

      United Artists

  • 8. 
    Who was the huge, bearded villain in virtually every short Essanay and Mutual Charlie Chaplin film?
    • A. 

      Eric Simpson

    • B. 

      Eric Hermes

    • C. 

      Eric Segal

    • D. 

      Eric Campbell

  • 9. 
    Chaplin's song "Smile" was used as the background for what?
    • A. 

      Modern Times

    • B. 

      The Gold Rush

    • C. 

      The Circus

    • D. 

      City Lights

  • 10. 
    What was Charlie Chaplin's date of death?
    • A. 

      28240

    • B. 

      Still Alive As Of August 2000

    • C. 

      28484

    • D. 

      34198

  • 11. 
    What was Charlie Chaplin's relationship to Eugene O'Neill?
    • A. 

      Uncle

    • B. 

      Son In Law

    • C. 

      Father In Law

    • D. 

      Distant Cousin

  • 12. 
    What future British Prime Minister wrote about Charlie Chaplin's father's death?
    • A. 

      Edward Heath

    • B. 

      Margaret Thatcher

    • C. 

      Winston Churchill

    • D. 

      Howard McMillan

  • 13. 
    Which singer imitated Charlie Chaplin at the beginning of his music video?
    • A. 

      Nick Lachey

    • B. 

      J.C. Chasez

    • C. 

      Kevin Richardson

    • D. 

      Justin Timberlake

  • 14. 
    In his autobiography, how does Charlie Chaplin describe his childhood?
    • A. 

      Hectic Due To Father's Drinking

    • B. 

      Hectic Due To Mother's Drinking

    • C. 

      Happy And Carefree

    • D. 

      Didn't Write An Autobiography

  • 15. 
    After Keystone, what film companies did Charlie Chaplin work for, chronologically?
    • A. 

      Essany, Mutual, First National, UA

    • B. 

      First National, Mutual, Essany, UA

    • C. 

      Mutual, Essany, First National, UA

    • D. 

      First National, UA, Mutual

  • 16. 
    What was the final film Charlie Chaplin directed?
    • A. 

      The Prince And The Showgirl

    • B. 

      A King In New York

    • C. 

      Limelight

    • D. 

      A Countess From Hong Kong

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