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  • 1. 

    What country singer was "The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With the Sea"?

    • A.

      Merle Haggard

    • B.

      Kris Kristofferson

    • C.

      Lyle Lovett

    • D.

      Willie Nelson

    Correct Answer
    B. Kris Kristofferson
    Explanation
    Kris Kristofferson is the correct answer because he is a country singer and also an actor. "The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With the Sea" is a novel written by Japanese author Yukio Mishima, which was later adapted into a film in 1976. Kris Kristofferson starred in the film adaptation, playing the lead role of the sailor.

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  • 2. 

    What was the sequel to "Summer of '42"?

    • A.

      Class Of '44

    • B.

      Summer Of '44

    • C.

      Summer Of '43

    • D.

      Summer Again

    Correct Answer
    A. Class Of '44
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Class Of '44". This is the sequel to "Summer of '42". It continues the story of the characters from the original film, following their experiences during their time in college during World War II.

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  • 3. 

    Which was not a sequel to "The Magnificent Seven"?

    • A.

      The Magnificent Seven Ride

    • B.

      Return Of The Seven

    • C.

      Guns Of The Magnificent Seven

    • D.

      Seven Up!

    Correct Answer
    D. Seven Up!
    Explanation
    "Seven Up!" is not a sequel to "The Magnificent Seven" because it is a documentary film series that follows the lives of a group of British children every seven years. It has no connection to the Western film franchise "The Magnificent Seven" and does not continue the story or feature any of the characters from the original film.

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  • 4. 

    Which 1957 Akira Kurosawa film was based on Shakespeare's "MacBeth"?

    • A.

      The Bad Sleep Well

    • B.

      Throne Of Blood

    • C.

      Ran

    • D.

      Rashomon

    Correct Answer
    B. Throne Of Blood
    Explanation
    "Throne of Blood" is the correct answer because it is a 1957 Akira Kurosawa film that is based on Shakespeare's "Macbeth." Kurosawa adapted the story of "Macbeth" into a feudal Japanese setting, incorporating elements of samurai culture and aesthetics. The film follows a similar plot to "Macbeth," exploring themes of ambition, betrayal, and the consequences of unchecked power. Kurosawa's adaptation is known for its atmospheric cinematography, intense performances, and its ability to capture the essence of Shakespeare's tragic tale within a different cultural context.

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  • 5. 

    What 1990 movie was named for the mythical island to which King Arthur sailed?

    • A.

      Isle Of Forgotten Sins

    • B.

      Xanadu

    • C.

      Camelot

    • D.

      Avalon

    Correct Answer
    D. Avalon
    Explanation
    The 1990 movie "Avalon" was named after the mythical island to which King Arthur sailed. Avalon is often associated with Arthurian legends and is believed to be the final resting place of King Arthur. The movie explores themes of nostalgia and the changing dynamics of a family of Polish immigrants in America, using the mythical island as a metaphor for a lost paradise.

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  • 6. 

    In "Citizen Kane", to whom or what did the name Rosebud refer?

    • A.

      The Family Home

    • B.

      A Sled

    • C.

      The Wife Of The Main Character

    • D.

      The Daughter Of The Main Character

    Correct Answer
    B. A Sled
    Explanation
    In the movie "Citizen Kane," the name Rosebud refers to a sled. This sled holds sentimental value for the main character, Charles Foster Kane, as it represents his childhood innocence and happiness. The sled acts as a symbol of his lost innocence and serves as a recurring motif throughout the film. The revelation of the sled's significance at the end of the movie adds depth to Kane's character and provides insight into his longing for a simpler time in his life.

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  • 7. 

    In "The Crying Game", what does Dil toss over the balcony that shatters in the street?

    • A.

      A Bowl Of Fruit

    • B.

      A Bowl Of Goldfish

    • C.

      A Vase

    • D.

      A Telephone

    Correct Answer
    B. A Bowl Of Goldfish
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Crying Game," Dil tosses a bowl of goldfish over the balcony, which shatters in the street. This action symbolizes a moment of emotional turmoil and unpredictability. The breaking of the bowl and the scattering of the goldfish can represent the shattering of illusions or the destruction of something delicate and precious. It adds a dramatic and symbolic element to the scene, highlighting the complexity of the characters and their relationships.

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  • 8. 

    For what film did Meryl Streep win her first Oscar?

    • A.

      Sophie's Choice

    • B.

      The Deer Hunter

    • C.

      Kramer Vs. Kramer

    • D.

      Out Of Africa

    Correct Answer
    C. Kramer Vs. Kramer
    Explanation
    Meryl Streep won her first Oscar for her role in the film "Kramer Vs. Kramer." The film, released in 1979, tells the story of a couple going through a divorce and their battle for custody of their young son. Streep's performance as Joanna Kramer, the wife and mother, was highly acclaimed and earned her the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. This win marked a significant milestone in Streep's career and solidified her reputation as one of the greatest actresses of her generation.

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  • 9. 

    What was Gene Hackman's dog's name in "Crimson Tide"?

    • A.

      Sea Monkey

    • B.

      Buck

    • C.

      Bear

    • D.

      Fluffy

    Correct Answer
    C. Bear
    Explanation
    In the movie "Crimson Tide," Gene Hackman's dog is named Bear. This information is not explicitly stated in the question, but it is implied that the correct answer is the name of Gene Hackman's dog in the movie.

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  • 10. 

    What was the movie that first reunited the two bionic lovers from the TV series called?

    • A.

      Bionic Again

    • B.

      The Bionic Showdown

    • C.

      Return Of The S.M.D.M.A.T.B.W.

    • D.

      The Bionic Adventures

    Correct Answer
    C. Return Of The S.M.D.M.A.T.B.W.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Return Of The S.M.D.M.A.T.B.W." This movie is the first one to bring together the two bionic lovers from the TV series. The other options do not mention anything about reuniting the bionic lovers, making them incorrect choices.

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  • 11. 

    Steve McQueen rode which brand of bike in "The Great Escape"?

    • A.

      Triumph

    • B.

      Excelsior

    • C.

      Harley

    • D.

      Bow

    Correct Answer
    A. Triumph
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Great Escape," Steve McQueen rode a Triumph motorcycle. This can be inferred from the fact that Triumph is listed as one of the options and is the correct answer.

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  • 12. 

    Who was the automobile-building visionary that was the focus of a 1988 film?

    • A.

      Preston Tucker

    • B.

      John Delorean

    • C.

      Lee Iacocca

    • D.

      Charles Duryea

    Correct Answer
    A. Preston Tucker
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Preston Tucker. Preston Tucker was a visionary in the automobile industry and the focus of a 1988 film. He is known for designing and building the Tucker '48, an innovative car ahead of its time. The film, titled "Tucker: The Man and His Dream," tells the story of Tucker's ambitious venture and the challenges he faced in bringing his revolutionary car to market.

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  • 13. 

    The film "Meet Joe Black" received which MPAA rating?

    • A.

      PG-13

    • B.

      PG

    • C.

      NC-17

    • D.

      R

    Correct Answer
    A. PG-13
    Explanation
    "Meet Joe Black" received a PG-13 rating. This means that the film may contain material that is not suitable for children under 13 years old, such as violence, intense scenes, or some strong language. Parental guidance is suggested for children under this age.

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  • 14. 

    In 1996, Brad Pitt won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in which movie?

    • A.

      Twelve Monkeys

    • B.

      Kalifornia

    • C.

      Seven

    • D.

      Thelma And Louise

    Correct Answer
    A. Twelve Monkeys
    Explanation
    In 1996, Brad Pitt won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the movie "Twelve Monkeys".

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  • 15. 

    Which of these TV shows did Brad Pitt guest on?

    • A.

      Thirty Something

    • B.

      Happy Days

    • C.

      The Real World

    • D.

      Roseanne

    Correct Answer
    A. Thirty Something
    Explanation
    Brad Pitt guest-starred on the TV show "Thirty Something".

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  • 16. 

    What was the name of the film Sonny and Cher made?

    • A.

      The Mod Couple

    • B.

      Save Me

    • C.

      Good Times

    • D.

      I Got You Babe

    Correct Answer
    C. Good Times
    Explanation
    Sonny and Cher made a film titled "Good Times."

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  • 17. 

    What blonde actress sizzled in the movie "The Postman Always Rings Twice"?

    • A.

      Veronica Lake

    • B.

      Marilyn Monroe

    • C.

      Lana Turner

    • D.

      Carole Lombard

    Correct Answer
    C. Lana Turner
    Explanation
    Lana Turner is the correct answer because she starred in the movie "The Postman Always Rings Twice." The movie was released in 1946 and was based on a novel of the same name. Lana Turner's performance in the film was highly acclaimed and helped to solidify her status as a prominent blonde actress in Hollywood during that era.

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  • 18. 

    In the movie "Dead Again", what item was used in the 1940s murder?

    • A.

      A Pair Of Scissors

    • B.

      A Hammer

    • C.

      A String Of Pearls

    • D.

      A Knife

    Correct Answer
    A. A Pair Of Scissors
    Explanation
    In the movie "Dead Again", a pair of scissors was used in the 1940s murder.

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  • 19. 

    What is the name of the main character in "The Bell Jar"?

    • A.

      Ethan Fromme

    • B.

      Esther Greenwood

    • C.

      Sylvia Plath

    • D.

      Anne Sexton

    Correct Answer
    B. Esther Greenwood
    Explanation
    Esther Greenwood is the correct answer because she is the main character in "The Bell Jar." The novel, written by Sylvia Plath, follows Esther's journey as a young woman struggling with mental health issues in the 1950s. The story explores her experiences with depression, identity, and societal pressures, making Esther Greenwood the central focus of the narrative.

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  • 20. 

    Who played Maude in the movie "Harold and Maude"?

    • A.

      Ruth Gordon

    • B.

      Lillian Gish

    • C.

      Katharine Hepburn

    • D.

      Helen Hayes

    Correct Answer
    A. Ruth Gordon
    Explanation
    Ruth Gordon played Maude in the movie "Harold and Maude".

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  • 21. 

    Who were the leads in "Against All Odds"?

    • A.

      Jeff Bridges, Rachel Ward, James Woods

    • B.

      Jeff Bridges, Rachel Ward, John Cusack

    • C.

      Jeff Bridges, Rachel Ward, Bryan Brown

    • D.

      Beau Bridges, Rachel Ward, James Gandolfini

    Correct Answer
    A. Jeff Bridges, Rachel Ward, James Woods
    Explanation
    In the movie "Against All Odds," the leads were Jeff Bridges, Rachel Ward, and James Woods.

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  • 22. 

    In which movie did Kirsten Dunst and Christian Slater appear?

    • A.

      Kuffs

    • B.

      Interview With The Vampire

    • C.

      Jumanji

    • D.

      Pump Up The Volume

    Correct Answer
    B. Interview With The Vampire
    Explanation
    Kirsten Dunst and Christian Slater appeared in the movie "Interview With The Vampire."

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  • 23. 

    Who were the stars of "The Pope of Greenwich Village"?

    • A.

      Michael Pare And Daryl Hannah

    • B.

      Mickey Rourke And Diane Lane

    • C.

      Sylvester Stallone And Eric Roberts

    • D.

      Mickey Rourke And Eric Roberts

    Correct Answer
    D. Mickey Rourke And Eric Roberts
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Mickey Rourke and Eric Roberts. In the movie "The Pope of Greenwich Village," Mickey Rourke and Eric Roberts were the stars. They played the main characters and had significant roles in the film.

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  • 24. 

    In the 1999 film "Dick", Richard Nixon is portrayed by which actor?

    • A.

      Michael Richards

    • B.

      Joe Don Baker

    • C.

      Phillip Baker Hall

    • D.

      Dan Hedaya

    Correct Answer
    D. Dan Hedaya
    Explanation
    Dan Hedaya is the correct answer because he portrayed Richard Nixon in the 1999 film "Dick".

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  • 25. 

    Which pair of celebrities are not siblings?

    • A.

      Olivia De Havilland, Joan Fontaine

    • B.

      Talia Shire, Francis Ford Coppola

    • C.

      Robert Duvall, Shelley Duvall

    • D.

      Eric Roberts, Julia Roberts

    Correct Answer
    C. Robert Duvall, Shelley Duvall
    Explanation
    Robert Duvall and Shelley Duvall are not siblings. Although they share the same last name, they are not related. Both are well-known actors in their own right, but they do not have a familial relationship.

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  • 26. 

    In which film did John Travolta portray a "Rolling Stone" journalist?

    • A.

      The Boy In The Plastic Bubble

    • B.

      Blow Out

    • C.

      Shout

    • D.

      Perfect

    Correct Answer
    D. Perfect
    Explanation
    In the film "Perfect," John Travolta portrays a "Rolling Stone" journalist.

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  • 27. 

    Sally Struthers of "All in the Family" fame bares her breasts in what Jack Nicholson film?

    • A.

      The Last Tycoon

    • B.

      Psych-Out

    • C.

      The Last Detail

    • D.

      Five Easy Pieces

    Correct Answer
    D. Five Easy Pieces
    Explanation
    In the film "Five Easy Pieces," Sally Struthers, known for her role in "All in the Family," appears and bares her breasts. This film stars Jack Nicholson and is known for its exploration of complex themes and Nicholson's exceptional performance.

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  • 28. 

    Shirley MacLaine portrayed a prostitute in what film?

    • A.

      Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

    • B.

      Splendor In The Grass

    • C.

      Honeysuckle Rose

    • D.

      Irma La Douce

    Correct Answer
    D. Irma La Douce
    Explanation
    Shirley MacLaine portrayed a prostitute in the film "Irma La Douce."

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  • 29. 

    Who played the dual role of Thad Beaumont and George Stark in the 1993 film "The Dark Half"?

    • A.

      Michael Rooker

    • B.

      Timothy Dalton

    • C.

      James Caan

    • D.

      Timothy Hutton

    Correct Answer
    D. Timothy Hutton
    Explanation
    Timothy Hutton played the dual role of Thad Beaumont and George Stark in the 1993 film "The Dark Half."

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  • 30. 

    In the movie "Heaven Can Wait", what football team does Joe Pendleton play for?

    • A.

      Chicago Bears

    • B.

      New York Giants

    • C.

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    • D.

      Los Angeles Rams

    Correct Answer
    D. Los Angeles Rams
    Explanation
    In the movie "Heaven Can Wait," Joe Pendleton plays for the Los Angeles Rams.

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  • 31. 

    Which of these female vocalists appeared in the film "Union City"?

    • A.

      Patti Smith

    • B.

      Jennifer Lopez

    • C.

      Deborah Harry

    • D.

      Whitney Houston

    Correct Answer
    C. Deborah Harry
    Explanation
    Deborah Harry appeared in the film "Union City".

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