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1970 Movie Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What procedure reveals a major problem with a nuclear reactor in 1979's "The China Syndrome"?
    • A. 

      SKEW

    • B. 

      SCOOT

    • C. 

      SCRAM

    • D. 

      SOCK

  • 2. 
    What music does Vulnavia play when Longstreet is being killed in 1971's "The Abominable Dr. Phibes"?
    • A. 

      Eleanor Rigby

    • B. 

      Close Your Eyes

    • C. 

      To Sir With Love

    • D. 

      I Won't Dance

  • 3. 
    What American state does the 1976 film "Harlan County U.S.A." take place in?
    • A. 

      South Dakota

    • B. 

      Rhode Island

    • C. 

      Maine

    • D. 

      Kentucky

  • 4. 
    What does Hubbell Gardiner do after abandoning his novel in the 1973 film "The Way We Were"?
    • A. 

      Sports Journalism

    • B. 

      Draws Cartoons

    • C. 

      Writes Hollywood Scripts

    • D. 

      Writes Advertisements

  • 5. 
    What character in the 1975 film "Nashville" is loosely based on Loretta Lynn?
    • A. 

      Barbara Jean

    • B. 

      L.A. Joan

    • C. 

      Opal

    • D. 

      Lady Pearl

  • 6. 
    What character does Jeff Bridges play in the 1971 film "The Last Picture Show"?
    • A. 

      Sonny Crawford

    • B. 

      Duane Jackson

    • C. 

      Dwight Smith

    • D. 

      Coach Popper

  • 7. 
    Who directed the 1977 film "Eraserhead"?
    • A. 

      Kevin Smith

    • B. 

      Steven Spielberg

    • C. 

      David Lynch

    • D. 

      Michael Moore

  • 8. 
    According to the tagline for "Mean Streets", where should you not go to make up for your sins?
    • A. 

      School

    • B. 

      Home

    • C. 

      Church

    • D. 

      The Library

  • 9. 
    In what category did the 1979 film "Breaking Away" win an Academy Award?
    • A. 

      Best Costume Design

    • B. 

      Best Writing

    • C. 

      Best Picture

    • D. 

      Best Actress

  • 10. 
    In "The Candidate", what political party does Bill McKay represent as he runs for the Senate?
    • A. 

      Independent

    • B. 

      Labor

    • C. 

      Democratic

    • D. 

      Republican

  • 11. 
    What band is most heavily associated with the film "The Last Waltz"?
    • A. 

      The Beatles

    • B. 

      Simon And Garfunkel

    • C. 

      The Who

    • D. 

      The Band

  • 12. 
    Who directed the Warren Beatty film "Shampoo"?
    • A. 

      Warren Beatty

    • B. 

      Robert Altman

    • C. 

      Hal Ashby

    • D. 

      Barry Levinson

  • 13. 
    What is featured in the first image of the film "Straw Dogs"?
    • A. 

      A Band Playing

    • B. 

      A Bell Ringing

    • C. 

      Children Playing

    • D. 

      A Horse Running

  • 14. 
    In "Serpico", where does Frank Serpico joke about being transferred as a result of his behavior?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Canada

  • 15. 
    Who played Mary X in the 1977 film "Eraserhead"?
    • A. 

      Joan Monez

    • B. 

      Judith Roberts

    • C. 

      Jennifer Chambers Lynch

    • D. 

      Charlotte Stewart

  • 16. 
    What is Kit Carruthers' original job in the film "Badlands"?
    • A. 

      Mechanic

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      Garbage Collector

    • D. 

      Plumber

  • 17. 
    In what city does the film "Assault on Precinct 13" take place?
    • A. 

      Las Vegas

    • B. 

      London

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Los Angeles

  • 18. 
    At the beginning of "McCabe & Mrs. Miller", what does McCabe do before crossing the bridge?
    • A. 

      Buys A Horse From A Man

    • B. 

      Lights A Cigarette

    • C. 

      Tips His Hat To Mrs. Miller

    • D. 

      Reads A Map

  • 19. 
    From what state do the Morgans hail in the 1972 drama "Sounder"?
    • A. 

      Mississippi

    • B. 

      Louisiana

    • C. 

      Alabama

    • D. 

      Texas

  • 20. 
    Where are John and Laura Baxter living at the outset of the 1973 film "Don't Look Now"?
    • A. 

      Paris, France

    • B. 

      Berlin, Germany

    • C. 

      Cairo, Egypt

    • D. 

      Venice, Italy

  • 21. 
    Who played Mike in the film "Breaking Away"?
    • A. 

      Dennis Christopher

    • B. 

      Hart Bochner

    • C. 

      Dennis Quaid

    • D. 

      Michael Douglas

  • 22. 
    Who is stored in a deep freeze in the 1974 film "Dark Star"?
    • A. 

      Commander Powell

    • B. 

      Boiler

    • C. 

      Talby

    • D. 

      Sgt. Pinback

  • 23. 
    Which of these characters from the 1974 film "The Texas Chain Saw Massacre" is in a wheelchair?
    • A. 

      Pam

    • B. 

      Franklin Hardesty

    • C. 

      Jerry

    • D. 

      Sally Hardesty

  • 24. 
    What is Chance's original occupation in the 1979 film "Being There"?
    • A. 

      Cook

    • B. 

      Banker

    • C. 

      Mechanic

    • D. 

      Gardener

  • 25. 
    Where does the invasion take place in the 1978 version of "Invasion of the Body Snatchers"?
    • A. 

      San Diego

    • B. 

      San Francisco

    • C. 

      Los Angeles

    • D. 

      Salt Lake City

  • 26. 
    In what city was the 1971 movie "Klute" filmed?
    • A. 

      Toronto

    • B. 

      Los Angeles

    • C. 

      Vancouver

    • D. 

      New York

  • 27. 
    What is the name of the woman who falls in love with Jerome Newton in "The Man Who Fell to Earth"?
    • A. 

      Mary-Lou

    • B. 

      Cindy-Lou

    • C. 

      Margaret

    • D. 

      Daphne

  • 28. 
    In what year is the 1971 film "The Abominable Dr. Phibes" set?
    • A. 

      2001

    • B. 

      1925

    • C. 

      1800

    • D. 

      3001

  • 29. 
    What is Mildred Lammoreaux' nickname in the film "3 Women"?
    • A. 

      Millie

    • B. 

      Pinky

    • C. 

      Rose

    • D. 

      Miss Hart