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  • 1. 

    This actress was casted in both "Less than Zero" & "The Lost Boys"?

    • A.

      Demi Moore

    • B.

      Jami Gertz

    • C.

      Ally Sheedy

    • D.

      Molly Ringwald

    Correct Answer
    B. Jami Gertz
    Explanation
    Jami Gertz is the correct answer because she was indeed cast in both "Less than Zero" and "The Lost Boys".

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  • 2. 

    What actress portrayed Amy Fisher in "Long Island Lolita"?

    • A.

      Alyssa Milano

    • B.

      Cameron Diaz

    • C.

      Jennie Garth

    • D.

      Jennifer Lopez

    Correct Answer
    A. Alyssa Milano
    Explanation
    Alyssa Milano portrayed Amy Fisher in "Long Island Lolita".

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  • 3. 

    Where did Roger Daltrey spend most of his time in "McVicar"?

    • A.

      A Pool Hall

    • B.

      Prison

    • C.

      A Soda Shop

    • D.

      Monastery

    Correct Answer
    B. Prison
    Explanation
    In the movie "McVicar," Roger Daltrey spent most of his time in prison. This suggests that his character in the film was likely a prisoner, and the story may revolve around his experiences and interactions within the prison setting.

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  • 4. 

    What disease did Admiral James Greer have in the movie "Clear and Present Danger"?

    • A.

      Lung Cancer

    • B.

      Liver Cancer

    • C.

      Pancreatic Cancer

    • D.

      Prostate Cancer

    Correct Answer
    C. Pancreatic Cancer
    Explanation
    In the movie "Clear and Present Danger," Admiral James Greer is depicted as having pancreatic cancer. This is evident from the given options, where pancreatic cancer is listed as one of the choices. Pancreatic cancer is a serious disease that affects the pancreas, an organ responsible for producing digestive enzymes and hormones. The movie likely portrays Admiral Greer's struggle with this illness, adding depth and complexity to his character.

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  • 5. 

    In what movie did Tom Waits play a disabled veteran?

    • A.

      Short Cuts

    • B.

      Mystery Men

    • C.

      The Fisher King

    • D.

      Queens Logic

    Correct Answer
    C. The Fisher King
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Fisher King," Tom Waits played a disabled veteran.

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  • 6. 

    Who played the young Brad Pitt in "Sleepers"?

    • A.

      Jonathon Taylor Thomas

    • B.

      Jeremy Davies

    • C.

      Brad Renfro

    • D.

      Sean Austin

    Correct Answer
    C. Brad Renfro
    Explanation
    Brad Renfro played the young Brad Pitt in the movie "Sleepers".

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  • 7. 

    In the film "Peter's Friends", what big secret did Peter share with his friends?

    • A.

      He Was Broke

    • B.

      He Was In Love

    • C.

      He Had Aids

    • D.

      He Was Getting A Divorce

    Correct Answer
    C. He Had Aids
    Explanation
    In the film "Peter's Friends," the big secret that Peter shared with his friends was that he had AIDS. This revelation likely had a significant impact on the plot and character dynamics, as it would have brought up themes of friendship, support, and coping with a serious illness.

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  • 8. 

    What is the name of Rhett Butler's Madame girlfriend?

    • A.

      Belle Childs

    • B.

      Dixie Perot

    • C.

      Belle Whatling

    • D.

      Pixie Childs

    Correct Answer
    C. Belle Whatling
    Explanation
    Belle Whatling is the correct answer because she is the name of Rhett Butler's Madame girlfriend.

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  • 9. 

    In the movie "Bang the Drum Slowly", which baseball position does Robert De Niro play?

    • A.

      Catcher

    • B.

      Writer

    • C.

      Shortstop

    • D.

      Outfielder

    Correct Answer
    A. Catcher
    Explanation
    In the movie "Bang the Drum Slowly," Robert De Niro plays the role of a catcher. This position is responsible for catching the pitches thrown by the pitcher and plays a crucial role in the game. Catchers are also involved in defensive plays, such as throwing out base runners and making strategic decisions. In the context of the movie, De Niro's character likely portrays the challenges and experiences of a catcher in the world of baseball.

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  • 10. 

    Which movie has concert clips of Jimmy Buffett and Linda Ronstadt?

    • A.

      FM

    • B.

      Magic Christian

    • C.

      American Hot Wax

    • D.

      Fast Times At Ridgemont High

    Correct Answer
    A. FM
    Explanation
    The correct answer is FM. FM is a 1978 movie that revolves around a radio station in Los Angeles. The movie features concert clips of popular musicians including Jimmy Buffett and Linda Ronstadt.

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  • 11. 

    For what film did Frank Sinatra win his first Academy Award?

    • A.

      Oceans Eleven

    • B.

      The Man With The Golden Arm

    • C.

      From Here To Eternity

    • D.

      The First Deadly Sin

    Correct Answer
    C. From Here To Eternity
    Explanation
    Frank Sinatra won his first Academy Award for his role in the film "From Here To Eternity." The film, released in 1953, is a war drama set in the days leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor. Sinatra played the character of Private Angelo Maggio, a soldier stationed in Hawaii. His performance was critically acclaimed, earning him the Best Supporting Actor award at the 26th Academy Awards. This win marked a turning point in Sinatra's career and solidified his status as a talented actor in addition to being a renowned singer.

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  • 12. 

    During what 1969 event is Frank Sullivan killed in the movie "Frequency"?

    • A.

      World Series

    • B.

      Moon Landing

    • C.

      Discovery of AIDS

    • D.

      Rubella Scare In New York

    Correct Answer
    A. World Series
    Explanation
    In the movie "Frequency," Frank Sullivan is killed during the 1969 World Series. This event is significant because it serves as a pivotal moment in the plot, as it allows the main character, John Sullivan, to communicate with his deceased father through a ham radio. The World Series serves as a backdrop for their communication, creating a unique connection between past and present.

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  • 13. 

    Who played Russia's Catherine the Great in the 1945 movie, "The Royal Scandal"?

    • A.

      Anne Baxter

    • B.

      Gloria Swanson

    • C.

      Tallulah Bankhead

    • D.

      Sophia Loren

    Correct Answer
    C. Tallulah Bankhead
    Explanation
    Tallulah Bankhead played Russia's Catherine the Great in the 1945 movie, "The Royal Scandal".

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  • 14. 

    What was the last movie that John Wayne appeared in before his death in 1979?

    • A.

      Rooster Cogburn

    • B.

      Big Jake

    • C.

      Brannigan

    • D.

      The Shootist

    Correct Answer
    D. The Shootist
    Explanation
    The Shootist was the last movie that John Wayne appeared in before his death in 1979.

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  • 15. 

    How many times did "Rocky" get his nose broken in his career?

    • A.

      Zero

    • B.

      Once

    • C.

      Three Times

    • D.

      Twice

    Correct Answer
    D. Twice
    Explanation
    In his career, "Rocky" got his nose broken twice.

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  • 16. 

    On which British serial killer is the movie "10 Rillington Place" based?

    • A.

      John Haigh

    • B.

      John Reginald Christie

    • C.

      Jack The Ripper

    • D.

      Neville Heath

    Correct Answer
    B. John Reginald Christie
    Explanation
    The movie "10 Rillington Place" is based on the British serial killer John Reginald Christie. This film depicts the true story of Christie, who lured his victims to his home at 10 Rillington Place in London and murdered them. Christie's crimes were discovered in 1953, and he was ultimately convicted and executed for his heinous acts.

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  • 17. 

    What was the very last film of Clara Bow's brief career?

    • A.

      Double Whoopee

    • B.

      It

    • C.

      Hell's Angels

    • D.

      Call Her Savage

    Correct Answer
    D. Call Her Savage
    Explanation
    "Call Her Savage" was the very last film of Clara Bow's brief career. This film, released in 1932, marked the end of Bow's successful acting career in Hollywood. After this film, she faced personal and professional challenges, leading to her retirement from the film industry.

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  • 18. 

    In which country is the film "Cinema Paradiso" set?

    • A.

      Spain

    • B.

      Italy

    • C.

      USA

    • D.

      France

    Correct Answer
    B. Italy
    Explanation
    "Cinema Paradiso" is a film that is set in Italy. The movie tells the story of a young boy who develops a deep passion for cinema while growing up in a small Italian village. The film explores themes of love, friendship, and the power of movies to transport and inspire. Italy is known for its rich cinematic history, and "Cinema Paradiso" is a prime example of the country's contribution to the world of film.

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  • 19. 

    In which country is the film "Circle of Friends" set?

    • A.

      USA

    • B.

      Australia

    • C.

      Italy

    • D.

      Ireland

    Correct Answer
    D. Ireland
    Explanation
    "Circle of Friends" is set in Ireland. This can be inferred from the fact that the film is titled "Circle of Friends," which suggests a close-knit community or group of people. Additionally, Ireland is known for its strong sense of community and close relationships, which aligns with the theme of the film.

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  • 20. 

    In which city was the film "The Elephant Man" set?

    • A.

      New York

    • B.

      Paris

    • C.

      London

    • D.

      Rome

    Correct Answer
    C. London
    Explanation
    "The Elephant Man" is a film based on the true story of Joseph Merrick, a severely disfigured man living in the late 19th century. The film depicts Merrick's life in London, specifically focusing on his time at the London Hospital. The city of London is integral to the narrative of the film, as it explores Merrick's struggles and experiences within the society of Victorian London.

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  • 21. 

    Sam Spade was the star of what movie?

    • A.

      The Maltese Falcon

    • B.

      Casablanca

    • C.

      To Kill A Mockingbird

    • D.

      To Sir With Love

    Correct Answer
    A. The Maltese Falcon
    Explanation
    Sam Spade was the star of the movie "The Maltese Falcon."

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  • 22. 

    Edward G. Robinson played?

    • A.

      Little Roman

    • B.

      Little Napoleon

    • C.

      Little Caesar

    • D.

      Little General

    Correct Answer
    C. Little Caesar
    Explanation
    Edward G. Robinson played the character of "Little Caesar".

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  • 23. 

    Who played Lucy Harmon in the 1996 film "Stealing Beauty"?

    • A.

      Liv Tyler

    • B.

      Cameron Diaz

    • C.

      Courteney Cox

    • D.

      Gwyneth Paltrow

    Correct Answer
    A. Liv Tyler
    Explanation
    Liv Tyler played the character of Lucy Harmon in the 1996 film "Stealing Beauty".

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  • 24. 

    What was the name of the pet mouse in "The Green Mile"?

    • A.

      Oscar

    • B.

      Mr. Bojangles

    • C.

      Jangles

    • D.

      Mr. Jingles

    Correct Answer
    D. Mr. Jingles
    Explanation
    In "The Green Mile," the name of the pet mouse is Mr. Jingles.

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  • 25. 

    What is "Osmosis Jones" in the movie?

    • A.

      A Scientist

    • B.

      A Doctor

    • C.

      Maverick White Blood Cell Cop

    • D.

      An FBI Guy

    Correct Answer
    C. Maverick White Blood Cell Cop
    Explanation
    In the movie "Osmosis Jones," the character is described as a "Maverick White Blood Cell Cop." This suggests that the character is a white blood cell who works as a cop and possesses a rebellious and independent nature. This role implies that the character may go against the norm and have a unique approach to solving problems, making them an unconventional and daring hero in the movie.

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  • 26. 

    In what movie did Julia Roberts play a caretaker who falls in love with her patient?

    • A.

      Mystic Pizza

    • B.

      Only The Good Die Young

    • C.

      Only The Lonely

    • D.

      Dying Young

    Correct Answer
    D. Dying Young
    Explanation
    In the movie "Dying Young," Julia Roberts plays a caretaker who develops a romantic relationship with her patient. The film explores the emotional journey of these two characters as they navigate the complexities of their relationship amidst illness and personal struggles. Julia Roberts' portrayal of the caretaker showcases her versatility as an actress and her ability to bring depth and vulnerability to her characters.

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  • 27. 

    What was the name of Brad Pitt's character in "Sleepers"?

    • A.

      Michael Sullivan

    • B.

      Elliott Fowler

    • C.

      Frank Harris

    • D.

      Joe Maloney

    Correct Answer
    A. Michael Sullivan
    Explanation
    In the movie "Sleepers," Brad Pitt's character is named Michael Sullivan.

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  • 28. 

    In the film Mildred Pierce who played Joan Crawford's second husband?

    • A.

      Zachary Scott

    • B.

      James Stewart

    • C.

      Spencer Tracey

    • D.

      John Garfield

    Correct Answer
    A. Zachary Scott
    Explanation
    In the film Mildred Pierce, Zachary Scott played Joan Crawford's second husband.

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