Movies That Were Books First Quiz

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 103

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Movie Quizzes & Trivia

Sit back, relax and have fun with this movies that were books first quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following characters from the 2007 film "Stardust" was not in the novel?
    • A. 

      Victoria

    • B. 

      Yvaine

    • C. 

      Captain Shakespeare

    • D. 

      Dunstan Thorn

  • 2. 
    The 2007 film "The Notebook" is based on a novel by which writer?
    • A. 

      Amy Tam

    • B. 

      Fannie Flagg

    • C. 

      Larry Beinhart

    • D. 

      Nicholas Sparks

  • 3. 
    Which role in the 1995 film "Apollo 13" is the writer of the novel upon the film is based?
    • A. 

      Jim Lovell

    • B. 

      Fred Haise

    • C. 

      Gene Kranz

    • D. 

      Ken Mattingly

  • 4. 
    The 1982 film "The Verdict" was based upon a novel by which writer?
    • A. 

      Barry Reed

    • B. 

      Sidney Lumet

    • C. 

      John Grisham

    • D. 

      David Mamet

  • 5. 
    In which category is the 1995 film "Babe" receive an Academy Award?
    • A. 

      Best director

    • B. 

      Best supporting actor

    • C. 

      Best picture

    • D. 

      Best visual effects

  • 6. 
    In which Las Vegas casino is the 1995 film "Casino" set?
    • A. 

      The Stardust

    • B. 

      The Bellagio

    • C. 

      The Tangiers

    • D. 

      The Mirage

  • 7. 
    Which actor played Max Bercovicz in the 1984 film "Once Upon a Time in America"?
    • A. 

      Robert De Niro

    • B. 

      Treat Williams

    • C. 

      James Woods

    • D. 

      Joe Pesci

  • 8. 
    The 1999 film "The Green Mile" is based on a novel by which writer?
    • A. 

      Frank Darabont

    • B. 

      Paul Edgecomb

    • C. 

      John Grisham

    • D. 

      Steven King

  • 9. 
    In which city does the 2003 film "Mystic River" take place?
    • A. 

      Chicago

    • B. 

      New York City

    • C. 

      Boston

    • D. 

      Mystic

  • 10. 
    The role of Miles in the 2004 film "Sideways" was played by which actor?
    • A. 

      Alexander Payne

    • B. 

      Thomas Haden Church

    • C. 

      Paul Giamatti

    • D. 

      Rex Pickett

  • 11. 
    The 1992 film "The Mambo Kings" was based on a novel written by which author?
    • A. 

      Oscar Hijuelos

    • B. 

      Cesar Castillo

    • C. 

      Cynthia Cidre

    • D. 

      Arne Glimcher

  • 12. 
    Which of the following Tom Clancy films was the only one to receive an "R" rating?
    • A. 

      Clear and Present Danger

    • B. 

      The Hunt for Red October

    • C. 

      Patriot Games

    • D. 

      The Sum of All Fears

  • 13. 
    The 2001 film "Bridget Jones's Diary" was nominated for an Academy Award in which category?
    • A. 

      Best supporting actor

    • B. 

      Best leading actress

    • C. 

      Best leading actor

    • D. 

      Best motion picture

  • 14. 
    What is the name of Macon Leary's wife in the 1988 film "The Accidental Tourist"?
    • A. 

      Muriel

    • B. 

      Rose

    • C. 

      Sarah

    • D. 

      Debbie

  • 15. 
    What is Pvt. Joker's actual last name in the 1987 film "Full Metal Jacket"?
    • A. 

      Howard

    • B. 

      Rafterman

    • C. 

      Lockhart

    • D. 

      Davis

  • 16. 
    For which team did the players in the 1989 film "Field of Dreams" play?
    • A. 

      Boston Red Sox

    • B. 

      Brooklyn Dodgers

    • C. 

      New York Yankees

    • D. 

      Chicago White Sox

  • 17. 
    During which period does the 1996 film "The English Patient" take place?
    • A. 

      Vietnam War

    • B. 

      World War I

    • C. 

      Korean War

    • D. 

      World War II

  • 18. 
    Who wrote the novel upon which the 1984 film "The Natural" is based?
    • A. 

      Barry Levinson

    • B. 

      W.P. Kinsella

    • C. 

      Ron Shelton

    • D. 

      Bernard Malamud

  • 19. 
    What is the name of the quiz show featured in the 1994 film "Quiz Show"?
    • A. 

      Twenty One

    • B. 

      Name That Tune

    • C. 

      The Big Surprise

    • D. 

      The $64,000 Question

  • 20. 
    What was the name of Miracle Max's wife in the 1987 film "The Princess Bride"?
    • A. 

      Valerie

    • B. 

      Gilda

    • C. 

      Maxine

    • D. 

      Carol