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  • 1. 

    What was Jack Nicholson's character in "The Witches of Eastwick"?

    • A.

      Darren Van Hilt

    • B.

      Jason Van Horne

    • C.

      Daryl Van Horne

    • D.

      Alex Van Holt

    Correct Answer
    C. Daryl Van Horne
    Explanation
    Jack Nicholson's character in "The Witches of Eastwick" was Daryl Van Horne.

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  • 2. 

    What was the baby's name in "Three Men and a Baby"?

    • A.

      Susan

    • B.

      Christy

    • C.

      Elizabeth

    • D.

      Mary

    Correct Answer
    D. Mary
    Explanation
    In the movie "Three Men and a Baby," the baby's name is Mary.

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  • 3. 

    In the movie "Son In Law", what is Pauly Shore's character named?

    • A.

      Crawl

    • B.

      Crab

    • C.

      Creaton

    • D.

      Crotch

    Correct Answer
    A. Crawl
    Explanation
    In the movie "Son In Law," Pauly Shore's character is named Crawl.

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  • 4. 

    Of the following game show hosts, which pair were actual brothers?

    • A.

      Dennis James And Art James

    • B.

      Peter Tomarken And Jim Peck

    • C.

      Tom Kennedy And Jack Narz

    • D.

      Jack Bailey And Jack Barry

    Correct Answer
    C. Tom Kennedy And Jack Narz
    Explanation
    Tom Kennedy and Jack Narz were actual brothers.

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  • 5. 

    The Dave Clark 5 starred in which 1960's film?

    • A.

      Ferry Across The Mersey

    • B.

      Let It Be

    • C.

      I Like It Like That

    • D.

      Havin' A Wild Weekend

    Correct Answer
    D. Havin' A Wild Weekend
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Havin' A Wild Weekend". The Dave Clark 5 starred in this 1960's film.

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  • 6. 

    Who co-starred with Marlon Brando and Richard Burton in 1968's "Candy"?

    • A.

      Ringo Starr

    • B.

      Keith Moon

    • C.

      Mick Jagger

    • D.

      John Lennon

    Correct Answer
    A. Ringo Starr
    Explanation
    Ringo Starr co-starred with Marlon Brando and Richard Burton in 1968's "Candy".

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  • 7. 

    What wrestler besides Hulk Hogan appeared in the movie "Suburban Commando"?

    • A.

      Terry Funk

    • B.

      Undertaker

    • C.

      Sting

    • D.

      Rowdy Roddy Piper

    Correct Answer
    B. Undertaker
    Explanation
    In the movie "Suburban Commando," besides Hulk Hogan, the wrestler who appeared is Undertaker.

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  • 8. 

    In the movie "Oceans 11", Dean Martin sang that "Ain't love a kick in the"?

    • A.

      Head

    • B.

      Stomach

    • C.

      Heart

    • D.

      Ass

    Correct Answer
    A. Head
    Explanation
    In the movie "Ocean's 11", Dean Martin sang the lyrics "Ain't love a kick in the head?". This phrase is a metaphorical expression that means love can be both thrilling and painful at the same time. It suggests that love can cause confusion, disorientation, and even a sense of being physically hit in the head. This line captures the complex and unpredictable nature of love, emphasizing its ability to both uplift and challenge individuals emotionally.

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  • 9. 

    What was a pastime of Dr. Evil while he spent summers in Rangoon?

    • A.

      Taping Firecrackers To Frogs

    • B.

      Playing Tag

    • C.

      Making Meat Helmets

    • D.

      Swimming In Sewage

    Correct Answer
    C. Making Meat Helmets
    Explanation
    Dr. Evil's pastime while spending summers in Rangoon was making meat helmets. This suggests that he enjoyed creating headgear made out of meat, possibly as a bizarre and eccentric hobby. This activity aligns with Dr. Evil's character, known for his peculiar and outlandish behavior throughout the Austin Powers movies.

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  • 10. 

    What was the first film released by the Disney owned Touchstone Pictures?

    • A.

      Splash

    • B.

      My Science Project

    • C.

      Ernest Goes To Camp

    • D.

      Ruthless People

    Correct Answer
    A. Splash
    Explanation
    Splash was the first film released by the Disney owned Touchstone Pictures. Touchstone Pictures was created by Disney as a way to release more adult-oriented films that didn't fit the family-friendly image of the Disney brand. Splash, released in 1984, was a romantic comedy about a man who falls in love with a mermaid. It was a commercial success and helped establish Touchstone Pictures as a successful subsidiary of Disney.

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  • 11. 

    What was the name of Lloyd's and Harry's bird in "Dumb and Dumber"?

    • A.

      Petey

    • B.

      Piper

    • C.

      Pauly

    • D.

      Pokey

    Correct Answer
    A. Petey
    Explanation
    In the movie "Dumb and Dumber," Lloyd and Harry had a bird named Petey. This can be inferred from the given options, as there is no additional context provided.

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  • 12. 

    In the movie "Animal House", what was Faber College's slogan?

    • A.

      Knowledge Is Great

    • B.

      Knowledge Is Excellent

    • C.

      Knowledge Is Good

    • D.

      Knowledge Sucks

    Correct Answer
    C. Knowledge Is Good
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Knowledge Is Good." In the movie "Animal House," Faber College's slogan is "Knowledge Is Good." This slogan reflects the college's emphasis on education and the value they place on knowledge. It suggests that the college believes in the power and importance of acquiring knowledge for personal and intellectual growth.

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  • 13. 

    At what school was "Animal House" actually filmed?

    • A.

      University Of Notre Dame

    • B.

      Dartmouth

    • C.

      University Of Oregon

    • D.

      Cornell University

    Correct Answer
    C. University Of Oregon
    Explanation
    "Animal House" was actually filmed at the University of Oregon. This can be inferred from the question which asks where the movie was "actually" filmed, implying that there may be a misconception or rumor about the filming location.

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  • 14. 

    In the movie "Turner and Hooch", what breed of dog was Hooch?

    • A.

      Belgian Mastiff

    • B.

      Dogue De Bordeaux

    • C.

      Bullmastiff

    • D.

      Dogo Argentino

    Correct Answer
    B. Dogue De Bordeaux
    Explanation
    In the movie "Turner and Hooch", the breed of dog Hooch was a Dogue De Bordeaux. This breed is known for its large size, muscular build, and wrinkled face. Dogue De Bordeaux dogs are often depicted as loyal and protective, which aligns with Hooch's character in the movie.

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  • 15. 

    In "Cactus Flower", what was Walter Matthau's character's profession?

    • A.

      Diplomat

    • B.

      Dentist

    • C.

      Dancer

    • D.

      Lawyer

    Correct Answer
    B. Dentist
    Explanation
    Walter Matthau's character in "Cactus Flower" was a dentist. This can be inferred from the question which asks about his character's profession.

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  • 16. 

    In "There's Something About Mary", what is Tucker's real name?

    • A.

      Rickey

    • B.

      Sam

    • C.

      Timothy

    • D.

      Norm

    Correct Answer
    D. Norm
    Explanation
    In the movie "There's Something About Mary", Tucker's real name is Norm. This is revealed throughout the film when the characters address him as Norm and refer to him by that name in conversations.

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  • 17. 

    In the movie "Down Periscope", what was the submarine that Kelsey Grammer captained?

    • A.

      USS Atlanta

    • B.

      USS Orlando

    • C.

      USS Torpedo

    • D.

      USS Stingray

    Correct Answer
    D. USS Stingray
    Explanation
    In the movie "Down Periscope," Kelsey Grammer captained the submarine USS Stingray.

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  • 18. 

    Where do Scott and Charlie eat on Christmas Eve after Scott burns the turkey in "The Santa Clause"?

    • A.

      Scott's Mom's House

    • B.

      Perkins

    • C.

      Denny's

    • D.

      The North Pole

    Correct Answer
    C. Denny's
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Santa Clause," Scott burns the turkey on Christmas Eve, so he and Charlie decide to go out to eat instead. They end up going to Denny's for their Christmas Eve meal.

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  • 19. 

    In "Much Ado About Nothing", Beatrice has a battle of wits with whom?

    • A.

      Dogberry

    • B.

      Hero

    • C.

      Claudio

    • D.

      Benedick

    Correct Answer
    D. Benedick
    Explanation
    In "Much Ado About Nothing," Beatrice engages in a battle of wits with Benedick. Throughout the play, they exchange clever and humorous banter, challenging each other's intelligence and wit. Their verbal sparring adds a comedic element to the story and eventually leads to their realization of their love for each other. Beatrice and Benedick's witty exchanges are a significant aspect of the play's plot and characterization.

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  • 20. 

    Who was the head vampire in the movie "The Lost Boys"?

    • A.

      David

    • B.

      Max

    • C.

      Dwayne

    • D.

      Laddie

    Correct Answer
    B. Max
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Lost Boys," Max is revealed to be the head vampire. Throughout the film, Max befriends a single mother and her two sons, while secretly plotting to turn them into vampires. It is only towards the end of the movie that his true identity is revealed, making him the main antagonist and the head vampire.

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  • 21. 

    Which of the following films did not star Steve Buscemi?

    • A.

      Tree's Lounge

    • B.

      Fargo

    • C.

      Pulp Fiction

    • D.

      Get Shorty

    Correct Answer
    D. Get Shorty
    Explanation
    Get Shorty is the correct answer because it is the only film listed that did not star Steve Buscemi. Steve Buscemi appeared in Tree's Lounge, Fargo, and Pulp Fiction, but he did not appear in Get Shorty.

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  • 22. 

    In the movie "The Mirror Has Two Faces", what does Barbra Streisand's character do?

    • A.

      Secretary

    • B.

      College Professor

    • C.

      Student

    • D.

      Writer

    Correct Answer
    B. College Professor
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Mirror Has Two Faces," Barbra Streisand's character is a College Professor.

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  • 23. 

    In the movie "The Mirror Has Two Faces", who plays Alex, the fickle millionaire?

    • A.

      Russell Crowe

    • B.

      Kurt Russell

    • C.

      Pierce Brosnan

    • D.

      Alec Baldwin

    Correct Answer
    C. Pierce Brosnan
    Explanation
    Pierce Brosnan plays Alex, the fickle millionaire, in the movie "The Mirror Has Two Faces".

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  • 24. 

    What was Baby in the Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant film "Bringing Up Baby"?

    • A.

      Elephant

    • B.

      Leopard

    • C.

      Otter

    • D.

      Seal

    Correct Answer
    B. Leopard
    Explanation
    In the film "Bringing Up Baby," Baby refers to a leopard. This comedy film features Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant, and revolves around a series of comedic events that occur when a leopard named Baby is introduced into their lives. The presence of the leopard creates chaos and leads to various humorous situations throughout the film.

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  • 25. 

    In "Christmas Vacation" Chevy Chase's character received what as his Christmas bonus?

    • A.

      100

    • B.

      He Never Received His Bonus

    • C.

      Local Health Club Membership

    • D.

      Jelly Of The Month Club Membership

    Correct Answer
    D. Jelly Of The Month Club Membership
    Explanation
    In the movie "Christmas Vacation," Chevy Chase's character did not receive his Christmas bonus. Instead, he was given a membership to the Jelly Of The Month Club. This answer is correct because it accurately reflects what happened in the movie.

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  • 26. 

    In the movie "The Seven Year Itch", what is the name of the girl upstairs?

    • A.

      Miss Mars

    • B.

      Marilyn

    • C.

      Her Name Is Never Revealed

    • D.

      Jane

    Correct Answer
    C. Her Name Is Never Revealed
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Seven Year Itch," the name of the girl upstairs is never revealed. This implies that her identity remains a mystery throughout the film, adding an element of intrigue and curiosity to the story. The lack of a specific name for the character may also serve to emphasize her role as a symbol or fantasy figure rather than a fully fleshed-out individual.

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  • 27. 

    In "A Shot in the Dark", what did Inspector Clouseau keep doing with his suspect?

    • A.

      He Kept Letting Her Go

    • B.

      He Kept Lying To Her

    • C.

      He Kept Locking Her Up

    • D.

      He Kept Trying To Frame Her

    Correct Answer
    A. He Kept Letting Her Go
    Explanation
    In the movie "A Shot in the Dark", Inspector Clouseau repeatedly allows the suspect to go free. This suggests that he either believes in her innocence or is being manipulated by her. Despite having suspicions about her involvement in the crime, Clouseau continuously gives her the benefit of the doubt and does not keep her detained. This behavior could be due to Clouseau's incompetence as a detective or his misguided trust in the suspect's innocence.

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  • 28. 

    In the movie "Sixteen Candles", who plays Farmer Ted?

    • A.

      John Cusack

    • B.

      Michael Schoeffling

    • C.

      Anthony Michael Hall

    • D.

      Tony Longo

    Correct Answer
    C. Anthony Michael Hall
    Explanation
    Anthony Michael Hall plays the character of Farmer Ted in the movie "Sixteen Candles".

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  • 29. 

    What movie stars Sarah Jessica Parker, Helen Hunt, and Shannen Doherty?

    • A.

      Heathers

    • B.

      Can't Buy Me Love

    • C.

      Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

    • D.

      Peggy Sue Got Married

    Correct Answer
    C. Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun." This movie stars Sarah Jessica Parker, Helen Hunt, and Shannen Doherty.

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  • 30. 

    In "Night of the Comet", what subject was Kathy flunking before she was turned to dust?

    • A.

      Algebra

    • B.

      Social Studies

    • C.

      French

    • D.

      Government

    Correct Answer
    A. Algebra
    Explanation
    Kathy was flunking Algebra before she was turned to dust in "Night of the Comet".

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