L.A. Confidential (1997) Movie Quiz

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  • 1. 

    The tagline, "Off the record, on the QT, and very hush-hush...", comes from which 1997 movie?

    • A.

      L.A. Confidential

    • B.

      Angel Heart

    • C.

      Red Heat

    • D.

      Father Of The Bride

    Correct Answer
    A. L.A. Confidential
    Explanation
    The correct answer is L.A. Confidential. The tagline "Off the record, on the QT, and very hush-hush..." is associated with this 1997 movie.

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  • 2. 

    The movie, "L.A. Confidential", was directed by whom?

    • A.

      John Singleton

    • B.

      Mimi Leder

    • C.

      Joel Schumacher

    • D.

      Curtis Hanson

    Correct Answer
    D. Curtis Hanson
    Explanation
    Curtis Hanson is the correct answer because he directed the movie "L.A. Confidential".

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  • 3. 

    What movie directed by Curtis Hanson starred David Strathairn and Russell Crowe?

    • A.

      Nuns On The Run

    • B.

      L.A. Confidential

    • C.

      Rushmore

    • D.

      Galaxy Quest

    Correct Answer
    B. L.A. Confidential
    Explanation
    "L.A. Confidential" is the correct answer because it is a movie directed by Curtis Hanson and it indeed starred David Strathairn and Russell Crowe. The film, released in 1997, is a neo-noir crime film set in Los Angeles in the 1950s. It is based on James Ellroy's novel of the same name and received critical acclaim for its gripping storyline, stellar performances, and stylish direction. The inclusion of David Strathairn and Russell Crowe in the cast further confirms the accuracy of the answer.

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  • 4. 

    What movie is about a shooting at an all night diner that is investigated by three L.A. policemen?

    • A.

      Rain Man

    • B.

      Almost Famous

    • C.

      Glory

    • D.

      L.A. Confidential

    Correct Answer
    D. L.A. Confidential
    Explanation
    "L.A. Confidential" is the correct answer because it is a movie that revolves around a shooting at an all night diner, which is investigated by three L.A. policemen. The film explores corruption, crime, and the dark underbelly of Los Angeles, as the three policemen uncover a conspiracy that goes beyond the initial shooting. The movie is known for its intricate plot, compelling characters, and atmospheric depiction of 1950s Los Angeles.

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  • 5. 

    Bud White was a character in which film?

    • A.

      A Civil Action

    • B.

      L.A. Confidential

    • C.

      The Natural

    • D.

      A Few Good Men

    Correct Answer
    B. L.A. Confidential
    Explanation
    Bud White was a character in the film "L.A. Confidential."

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  • 6. 

    Which is a character from the movie "L.A. Confidential"?

    • A.

      Alice Harford

    • B.

      Charlotte 'Charlie' Blackwood

    • C.

      Lynn Bracken

    • D.

      Catherine Tramell

    Correct Answer
    C. Lynn Bracken
    Explanation
    Lynn Bracken is a character from the movie "L.A. Confidential". She is a call girl who becomes involved with the main characters in the film.

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  • 7. 

    What fact relates best to Guy Pearce?

    • A.

      Appeared In "Twisted Love" And "Apex"

    • B.

      Aussie Star Of "Neighbours", "Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert" & "L.A. Confidential"

    • C.

      Ilya Kuryakin On The Classic TV Series "The Man From U.N.C.L.E."

    • D.

      Starred In "Id4", "Men In Black" And "Fresh Prince Of Bel Air"

    Correct Answer
    B. Aussie Star Of "Neighbours", "Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert" & "L.A. Confidential"
    Explanation
    The fact that relates best to Guy Pearce is that he is an Aussie star who has appeared in "Neighbours", "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert", and "L.A. Confidential". This information highlights his nationality and his notable roles in popular Australian and international films.

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  • 8. 

    Who is Amber Smith?

    • A.

      Pete On TV Series "Two Guys, A Girl, And A Pizza Place"

    • B.

      Irish Actor Who Starred In A&E's "Jane Eyre", "Ivanhoe" And "Persuasion"

    • C.

      Susan Lefferts In "L.A. Confidential" And Amber In "How To Be A Player"

    • D.

      Rickie Vasquez On "My So Called Life"

    Correct Answer
    C. Susan Lefferts In "L.A. Confidential" And Amber In "How To Be A Player"
    Explanation
    Amber Smith is a person who played the role of Susan Lefferts in the movie "L.A. Confidential" and also portrayed the character of Amber in the film "How To Be A Player".

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  • 9. 

    What is the name of the diner where the shooting took place in "L.A. Confidential"?

    • A.

      Charlie's

    • B.

      Late Nite

    • C.

      Nite Owl

    • D.

      24 Hour Diner

    Correct Answer
    C. Nite Owl
    Explanation
    In the movie "L.A. Confidential," the shooting took place at the Nite Owl diner. This is evident from the given options where "Nite Owl" is the only option that matches the name of the diner mentioned in the question.

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  • 10. 

    In "L.A. Confidential", for which TV show is Vincennes the technical advisor?

    • A.

      Duty Calls

    • B.

      Badge Of Honor

    • C.

      Honorable

    • D.

      Dragnet

    Correct Answer
    B. Badge Of Honor
    Explanation
    In the movie "L.A. Confidential," Vincennes serves as the technical advisor for the TV show "Badge of Honor." This means that Vincennes provides guidance and expertise to ensure that the show accurately portrays the technical aspects of police work.

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  • 11. 

    Both "L.A. Confidential" and "The Insider" featured which actor?

    • A.

      Russell Crowe

    • B.

      John Hurt

    • C.

      Robert De Niro

    • D.

      Robert Redford

    Correct Answer
    A. Russell Crowe
    Explanation
    Russell Crowe is the correct answer because he starred in both "L.A. Confidential" and "The Insider". He is a well-known actor who has appeared in numerous films, and his performances in these two particular movies were highly acclaimed.

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  • 12. 

    In "L.A. Confidential", how many cops investigate the shooting at the diner?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      6

    • D.

      3

    Correct Answer
    D. 3
    Explanation
    In the movie "L.A. Confidential," three cops investigate the shooting at the diner. The question is asking for the number of cops involved in the investigation, and the correct answer is 3.

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  • 13. 

    In "L.A. Confidential", which of the following is true of Bud White?

    • A.

      He Consults For A TV Show

    • B.

      He Saw His Father Kill His Mother

    • C.

      His Mother Ran Off When He Was 10

    • D.

      His Father Was A Cop

    Correct Answer
    B. He Saw His Father Kill His Mother
    Explanation
    In the movie "L.A. Confidential," Bud White witnessed the tragic event of his father killing his mother. This traumatic experience has had a significant impact on his life and has shaped his character and motivations throughout the story.

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  • 14. 

    Which decade is the setting for the movie "L.A. Confidential"?

    • A.

      1950's

    • B.

      1960's

    • C.

      1930's

    • D.

      1940's

    Correct Answer
    A. 1950's
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1950's. "L.A. Confidential" is a movie set in Los Angeles during the 1950's. The film showcases the corruption and scandal within the LAPD and the intertwining stories of three detectives. The setting of the movie is an essential element in capturing the atmosphere and historical context of the story.

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