James Dean Quiz

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James Dean Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will show what do you know about James Dean?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who did Italian actress Pier Angeli, reputed to have been the love of James Dean's life, marry?
    • A. 

      Johnny Ray

    • B. 

      Eddie Fisher

    • C. 

      Vic Damone

    • D. 

      Dean Martin

  • 2. 
    Which best describes James Dean's behavior towards Raymond Massey on the set of "East of Eden"?
    • A. 

      Deferential

    • B. 

      Worshipful

    • C. 

      Tolerant

    • D. 

      Contemptuous

  • 3. 
    In "Giant", how did the characters played by Rock Hudson and Elizabeth Taylor travel to Texas?
    • A. 

      Train

    • B. 

      Airplane

    • C. 

      Hitchhiked

    • D. 

      Car

  • 4. 
    What name did James Dean have painted on his beloved Porsche 356 Speedster, the car he died in?
    • A. 

      Rebel

    • B. 

      Markie

    • C. 

      Angeli

    • D. 

      Little Bastard

  • 5. 
    In "Giant", what did Jett Rink call the property willed to him by Luz until Bick brought a lawsuit?
    • A. 

      Little Bastard

    • B. 

      You Stinkin' Sons Of Benedicts

    • C. 

      Plato's Retreat

    • D. 

      Little Reata

  • 6. 
    In "Rebel Without a Cause", what was the name of the cop who befriended Jim Stark?
    • A. 

      Ray Framick

    • B. 

      Mark Fuhrman

    • C. 

      Virgil Earp

    • D. 

      Rudy Giuliani

  • 7. 
    In "Rebel Without a Cause", what color of socks was Plato wearing when he, Judy and Jim ran away?
    • A. 

      One Red, One Blue

    • B. 

      Purple

    • C. 

      Black

    • D. 

      One Blue, One Gray

  • 8. 
    What state is the James Dean movie "Giant" set in?
    • A. 

      Alaska

    • B. 

      Texas

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      California

  • 9. 
    What actress had a love affair with James Dean and later played opposite Sean Connery's James Bond?
    • A. 

      Pier Angeli

    • B. 

      Maila Nurmi

    • C. 

      Ursula Andress

    • D. 

      Christine White

  • 10. 
    For what movie or movies was James Dean nominated for an Oscar?
    • A. 

      Giant

    • B. 

      East Of Eden

    • C. 

      Both "East Of Eden" And "Giant"

    • D. 

      Rebel Without A Cause

  • 11. 
    Which two Broadway shows did James Dean star in?
    • A. 

      Rent, Bring In Da Funk

    • B. 

      Hamlet, Death Of A Salesman

    • C. 

      The Rain Must Fall, Harvey

    • D. 

      See The Jaguar, The Immortalist

  • 12. 
    Where did James Dean briefly study acting?
    • A. 

      The Ellerby Acting Troupe

    • B. 

      New York University

    • C. 

      The Actors Studio

    • D. 

      University Of Southern California

  • 13. 
    When was James Dean born?
    • A. 

      11362

    • B. 

      11761

    • C. 

      12145

    • D. 

      12568

  • 14. 
    Who was James Dean's passenger the day of his accident?
    • A. 

      He Was Driving Alone

    • B. 

      Montgomery Clift

    • C. 

      His Cousin

    • D. 

      His Mechanic

  • 15. 
    What school did James Dean attend and drop out of?
    • A. 

      NYU

    • B. 

      Indiana University

    • C. 

      University Of Kentucky

    • D. 

      UCLA

  • 16. 
    On what California road did James Dean's fatal accident occur?
    • A. 

      Interstate 81

    • B. 

      Route 55

    • C. 

      I-83

    • D. 

      Highway 466

  • 17. 
    What actor, upon meeting James Dean, suggested he seek psychological help?
    • A. 

      Pier Angeli

    • B. 

      Julie Harris

    • C. 

      Marlon Brando

    • D. 

      Paul Newman

  • 18. 
    What county athletic record did James Dean break in high school?
    • A. 

      100 Yard Dash Record

    • B. 

      Most Points In One Basketball Game

    • C. 

      Most Touchdowns In One Game

    • D. 

      Pole Vault Record

  • 19. 
    What musician said: "If it weren't for James Dean, our group would have never existed"?
    • A. 

      Mick Jagger

    • B. 

      John Lennon

    • C. 

      Eric Clapton

    • D. 

      Peter Frampton

  • 20. 
    The high school in "Rebel Without a Cause" was actually what?
    • A. 

      Santa Monica Community College

    • B. 

      James Dean's Former High School

    • C. 

      The Theater Wing Of USC

    • D. 

      University Of San Diego

  • 21. 
    In what Indiana city was James Dean was born?
    • A. 

      Fairmount

    • B. 

      Gary

    • C. 

      Indianapolis

    • D. 

      Marion

  • 22. 
    Which photographer shot the famous "torn sweater" series of James Dean?
    • A. 

      Richard Donnelly

    • B. 

      Emile Thibault

    • C. 

      Roy Schatt

    • D. 

      Dennis Stock

  • 23. 
    Who produced "The James Dean Story"?
    • A. 

      George Stevens

    • B. 

      Lee Strasberg

    • C. 

      Robert Altman

    • D. 

      Humphrey Bogart

  • 24. 
    Who were among the pallbearers at James Dean's funeral?
    • A. 

      His High School Basketball Team

    • B. 

      There Were No Pallbearers

    • C. 

      Actors Who Worked With Him

    • D. 

      Marlon Brando And Montgomery Clift

  • 25. 
    Where is James Dean buried?
    • A. 

      Fairmount, Indiana

    • B. 

      New York, New York

    • C. 

      Marion, Indiana

    • D. 

      Los Angeles, California

  • 26. 
    With which show business personality did James Dean study dance?
    • A. 

      Martin Landau

    • B. 

      Eartha Kitt

    • C. 

      Elizabeth Taylor

    • D. 

      Marilyn Monroe

  • 27. 
    Dizzy Sheridan, James Dean's girlfriend, acted on which prime time show?
    • A. 

      X-Files

    • B. 

      Friends

    • C. 

      Seinfeld

    • D. 

      Roseanne

  • 28. 
    What James Dean movie opened before his death?
    • A. 

      Rebel Without A Cause

    • B. 

      Harvest

    • C. 

      Giant

    • D. 

      East Of Eden

  • 29. 
    In "Giant", who willed Jett the land that became Little Reata?
    • A. 

      George Stevens

    • B. 

      Luz Benedict

    • C. 

      Bick Benedict

    • D. 

      Leslie Benedict

  • 30. 
    How many movies did James Dean and Sal Mineo appear in together?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      3