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  • 1. 

    What creatures attack a town in the 1972 movie "Night of the Lepus"?

    • A.

      Radioactive Prairie Dogs

    • B.

      Relatively Large Snails

    • C.

      Mutant Cattle

    • D.

      Giant Rabbits

    Correct Answer
    D. Giant Rabbits
    Explanation
    In the 1972 movie "Night of the Lepus," the town is attacked by giant rabbits. This explanation is supported by the fact that the correct answer states "Giant Rabbits." The movie portrays these rabbits as mutated and oversized, posing a threat to the town and its inhabitants.

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  • 2. 

    What's the kung-fu movie parody in "The Kentucky Fried Movie" called?

    • A.

      Fists Of Fish

    • B.

      The Dragonfly

    • C.

      A Fistful Of Yen

    • D.

      Enter The Accountant

    Correct Answer
    C. A Fistful Of Yen
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "A Fistful Of Yen." In "The Kentucky Fried Movie," there is a kung-fu movie parody segment called "A Fistful Of Yen." This segment satirizes the popular martial arts films of the time, with exaggerated fight scenes and comedic elements. The title is a play on the famous spaghetti western film "A Fistful of Dollars," combining it with the martial arts genre.

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  • 3. 

    In the series "WKRP in Cincinnati", what's the real name of Dr. Johnny Fever?

    • A.

      John Caravella

    • B.

      John Fahrenheit

    • C.

      John Cousteau

    • D.

      John B. Oldham

    Correct Answer
    A. John Caravella
    Explanation
    The real name of Dr. Johnny Fever in the series "WKRP in Cincinnati" is John Caravella.

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  • 4. 

    Who played the female bailiff in the first season of "Night Court"?

    • A.

      Gilda Radner

    • B.

      Selma Diamond

    • C.

      Florence Halop

    • D.

      Mel Brooks

    Correct Answer
    B. Selma Diamond
    Explanation
    Selma Diamond played the female bailiff in the first season of "Night Court".

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  • 5. 

    What actor from "Night Court" played Sgt. Slater on the show "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch"?

    • A.

      Richard Moll

    • B.

      George Spelvin

    • C.

      John Larroquette

    • D.

      Simpson Jeffries

    Correct Answer
    A. Richard Moll
    Explanation
    Richard Moll is the correct answer because he is the actor from "Night Court" who played Sgt. Slater on the show "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch".

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  • 6. 

    What 1949 movie has Alec Guinness playing eight different roles?

    • A.

      Star Wars Extreme Prequel

    • B.

      The Ladykillers

    • C.

      King Of Hearts

    • D.

      Kind Hearts And Coronets

    Correct Answer
    D. Kind Hearts And Coronets
    Explanation
    In the 1949 movie "Kind Hearts And Coronets," Alec Guinness portrays eight different roles. This black comedy film follows the story of a man who seeks revenge on his wealthy family members who disinherited his mother. Guinness's exceptional performance showcases his versatility as he flawlessly transitions between the various characters, each with their own distinct personalities and traits.

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  • 7. 

    What movie was remade in 1995 with Harrison Ford in the role played by Humphrey Bogart?

    • A.

      Raiders Of The Lost Ark

    • B.

      Love Story

    • C.

      The In-Laws

    • D.

      Sabrina

    Correct Answer
    D. Sabrina
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Sabrina. In 1995, the movie Sabrina was remade with Harrison Ford taking on the role originally played by Humphrey Bogart.

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  • 8. 

    What company is trying to take over the studio in the Mel Brooks film "Silent Movie"?

    • A.

      Gulf And Western

    • B.

      Engulf And Devour

    • C.

      Microsoft

    • D.

      Enormous Corp.

    Correct Answer
    B. Engulf And Devour
    Explanation
    In the Mel Brooks film "Silent Movie," the company trying to take over the studio is Engulf And Devour.

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  • 9. 

    Who plays "fly-in-soup man" in the Mel Brooks film "Silent Movie"?

    • A.

      Henny Youngman

    • B.

      Minestrone P. Chickennoodle

    • C.

      Alex Karras

    • D.

      Mel Brooks

    Correct Answer
    A. Henny Youngman
    Explanation
    Henny Youngman plays "fly-in-soup man" in the Mel Brooks film "Silent Movie".

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  • 10. 

    Who plays a seaweed company president in "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World"?

    • A.

      Milton Berle

    • B.

      Joseph Kelp

    • C.

      Sid Caesar

    • D.

      Mel Brooks

    Correct Answer
    A. Milton Berle
    Explanation
    Milton Berle plays a seaweed company president in "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World".

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  • 11. 

    The episode "Mouth of the Snake" from "Knight Rider" led to what short-lived spinoff?

    • A.

      Code Of Vengeance

    • B.

      Riders Of The Storm

    • C.

      Snakes On A Bike

    • D.

      Ghost Bikers

    Correct Answer
    A. Code Of Vengeance
    Explanation
    The episode "Mouth of the Snake" from "Knight Rider" led to the short-lived spinoff called "Code Of Vengeance".

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  • 12. 

    In a 1991 series, Omri Katz played Marshall Teller, a boy from what Indiana town?

    • A.

      Eerie

    • B.

      Creepy

    • C.

      Gary

    • D.

      Bumpy

    Correct Answer
    A. Eerie
    Explanation
    Omri Katz played Marshall Teller in the 1991 series "Eerie, Indiana."

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  • 13. 

    In the 1963 film "The Pink Panther", what's the Pink Panther of the title?

    • A.

      Thief

    • B.

      Tailor

    • C.

      Jewel

    • D.

      Detective

    Correct Answer
    C. Jewel
    Explanation
    In the 1963 film "The Pink Panther," the Pink Panther refers to a valuable jewel. The film revolves around the theft of this precious gem, which is known as the Pink Panther diamond. The jewel serves as a central plot element and drives the story forward, making it the correct answer to the question.

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  • 14. 

    Who played Inspector Clouseau in the 2006 version of "The Pink Panther"?

    • A.

      Jim Carrey

    • B.

      Steve Martin

    • C.

      Owens Corning

    • D.

      Martin Short

    Correct Answer
    B. Steve Martin
    Explanation
    Steve Martin played Inspector Clouseau in the 2006 version of "The Pink Panther."

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  • 15. 

    What play by Shakespeare is spoofed in a Season-Three episode of "Moonlighting"?

    • A.

      Macbeth

    • B.

      Iambic Pentameters Of Death

    • C.

      The Taming Of The Shrew

    • D.

      Romeo And Juliet

    Correct Answer
    C. The Taming Of The Shrew
    Explanation
    In a Season-Three episode of "Moonlighting," the play by Shakespeare that is spoofed is "The Taming of the Shrew."

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  • 16. 

    Who shuts down the containment grid in the 1984 film "Ghostbusters"?

    • A.

      The Stay-Puft Man

    • B.

      Walter Peck

    • C.

      William Peck

    • D.

      Anthony Schenk

    Correct Answer
    B. Walter Peck
    Explanation
    In the 1984 film "Ghostbusters," Walter Peck is the character who shuts down the containment grid.

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  • 17. 

    What character becomes the "Keymaster" in the 1984 film "Ghostbusters"?

    • A.

      Dana Barrett

    • B.

      Egon Spengler

    • C.

      Louis Tully

    • D.

      Mr. Kryptonite

    Correct Answer
    C. Louis Tully
    Explanation
    In the 1984 film "Ghostbusters," Louis Tully becomes the "Keymaster." This is revealed when Louis is possessed by the demigod Gozer, who is looking for the "Keymaster" to unlock the gate between dimensions. Louis's transformation into the "Keymaster" is a crucial plot point in the movie, leading to the climax where the Ghostbusters must stop Gozer from destroying the world.

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  • 18. 

    What cable channel began airing "After the Attack" in March 2008?

    • A.

      Spike

    • B.

      MTV

    • C.

      Nickelodeon

    • D.

      Animal Planet

    Correct Answer
    D. Animal Planet
    Explanation
    In March 2008, the cable channel Animal Planet began airing "After the Attack."

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  • 19. 

    What animal reality show which began in 2008 on Animal Planet features Eugene Cussons?

    • A.

      Escape To Chimp Eden

    • B.

      After The Attack

    • C.

      Silly Snake Tricks

    • D.

      Groomer Has It

    Correct Answer
    A. Escape To Chimp Eden
    Explanation
    Escape To Chimp Eden is the correct answer because this animal reality show began in 2008 on Animal Planet and features Eugene Cussons. The show follows Cussons as he rescues and rehabilitates chimpanzees in South Africa, providing them with a safe and natural environment.

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  • 20. 

    What were the pop-up facts on VH1's "Pop-Up Video" called?

    • A.

      Info Nuggets

    • B.

      Nerds

    • C.

      Infoids

    • D.

      Fact Buttons

    Correct Answer
    A. Info Nuggets
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Info Nuggets." On VH1's "Pop-Up Video," the pop-up facts were referred to as "Info Nuggets." These were small pieces of information that appeared on the screen during music videos, providing interesting and often trivia-like facts about the artists, the song, or the video itself. The term "Info Nuggets" accurately describes these quick bursts of information that added an extra layer of entertainment and knowledge to the viewing experience.

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  • 21. 

    Who hosted "The Daily Show" before Jon Stewart?

    • A.

      Craig Kilborn

    • B.

      Stephen Colbert

    • C.

      Nate Corddry

    • D.

      Judge Crater

    Correct Answer
    A. Craig Kilborn
    Explanation
    Craig Kilborn hosted "The Daily Show" before Jon Stewart.

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  • 22. 

    What group of cannibals roams space in the TV series "Firefly"?

    • A.

      Tribbles

    • B.

      Harpies

    • C.

      Gnawers

    • D.

      Reavers

    Correct Answer
    D. Reavers
    Explanation
    In the TV series "Firefly," the group of cannibals that roams space is known as the Reavers. This group is notorious for their savage and brutal nature, often attacking and cannibalizing anyone who crosses their path. They are feared by the characters in the series and play a significant role in the overall plot.

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  • 23. 

    Who played the captain of the "Serenity" on the TV series "Firefly"?

    • A.

      Nathan Fillion

    • B.

      Harrison Ford

    • C.

      Morena Baccarin

    • D.

      WALL-E

    Correct Answer
    A. Nathan Fillion
    Explanation
    Nathan Fillion played the captain of the "Serenity" on the TV series "Firefly".

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  • 24. 

    What musical police drama was pulled from the air after only 11 episodes in 1990?

    • A.

      Cop Rock

    • B.

      Sing A Song Of Homicide

    • C.

      Cops And Crooks

    • D.

      The Sopranos

    Correct Answer
    A. Cop Rock
    Explanation
    Cop Rock is the correct answer because it was a musical police drama that was cancelled after only 11 episodes in 1990. The show combined elements of a traditional police procedural with musical numbers, which was a unique concept that did not resonate with viewers. Despite having notable creators and a talented cast, Cop Rock failed to find an audience and was ultimately pulled from the air.

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  • 25. 

    What was the name of Crockett's alligator on the TV show "Miami Vice"?

    • A.

      Dolly

    • B.

      Smooshkins

    • C.

      Dean

    • D.

      Elvis

    Correct Answer
    D. Elvis
    Explanation
    In the TV show "Miami Vice," Crockett had an alligator named Elvis.

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  • 26. 

    On the TV series "Miami Vice", who plays Izzy Moreno?

    • A.

      Charlie Barnett

    • B.

      Martin Ferrero

    • C.

      George Takei

    • D.

      Ricardo Montalban

    Correct Answer
    B. Martin Ferrero
    Explanation
    Martin Ferrero is the correct answer because he played the character Izzy Moreno on the TV series "Miami Vice". Ferrero is an American actor known for his roles in various films and television shows, including his memorable portrayal of the eccentric and lovable informant Izzy Moreno on "Miami Vice".

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  • 27. 

    On the TV series "Angel", what's the name of the title character's son?

    • A.

      Liam

    • B.

      Connor

    • C.

      Pookie

    • D.

      George

    Correct Answer
    B. Connor
    Explanation
    In the TV series "Angel," the title character's son is named Connor.

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  • 28. 

    On whose books was the "Perry Mason" TV series based?

    • A.

      Dan Brown's

    • B.

      Agatha Christie's

    • C.

      Rex Stout's

    • D.

      Erle Stanley Gardner's

    Correct Answer
    D. Erle Stanley Gardner's
    Explanation
    The "Perry Mason" TV series was based on Erle Stanley Gardner's books. Erle Stanley Gardner was an American author and lawyer, best known for his Perry Mason series of detective novels. The series revolved around the character of Perry Mason, a defense attorney, and his efforts to solve and win cases. Gardner's books provided the source material for the TV series, which became popular and ran for nine seasons from 1957 to 1966.

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  • 29. 

    What song does Dr. Kadalski sing to a paralyzed boy in the first season of "Chicago Hope"?

    • A.

      The Wheels On The Bus

    • B.

      Tender Shepherd

    • C.

      High Hopes

    • D.

      Mack The Knife

    Correct Answer
    C. High Hopes
    Explanation
    In the first season of "Chicago Hope," Dr. Kadalski sings the song "High Hopes" to a paralyzed boy. This song is likely chosen because it conveys a message of optimism and encouragement, which could be uplifting for the boy in his difficult situation. The lyrics of "High Hopes" talk about reaching for the stars and overcoming obstacles, which aligns with the theme of hope and resilience that the show may want to portray.

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  • 30. 

    In what episode of "Chicago Hope" does bubonic plague result in a hospital quarantine?

    • A.

      Killer Death Rats

    • B.

      Over The Rainbow

    • C.

      White Rabbit

    • D.

      You Gotta Have Heart

    Correct Answer
    C. White Rabbit
    Explanation
    In the episode "White Rabbit" of "Chicago Hope," the bubonic plague leads to a hospital quarantine.

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  • 31. 

    In the 1967 movie "Dr. Dolittle", what's the name of the doctor's parrot?

    • A.

      Polygon

    • B.

      Polyanna

    • C.

      Polynesia

    • D.

      Polyester

    Correct Answer
    C. Polynesia
    Explanation
    In the 1967 movie "Dr. Dolittle", the doctor's parrot is named Polynesia.

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  • 32. 

    What member of the booting team on the show "Parking Wars" is known as Garfield?

    • A.

      Steve

    • B.

      Maureen

    • C.

      Odie

    • D.

      Mike

    Correct Answer
    A. Steve

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