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  • 1. 

    What award did Robert Zemeckis win for his work in 1994?

    • A.

      Golden Globe For Acting

    • B.

      Best Director Oscar

    • C.

      Golden Globe For Best Musical

    • D.

      Best Original Screenplay Oscar

    Correct Answer
    B. Best Director Oscar
    Explanation
    Robert Zemeckis won the Best Director Oscar for his work in 1994. This award recognizes his exceptional skills and talent in directing a film during that year. The Best Director Oscar is one of the most prestigious awards in the film industry and winning it is a significant achievement. It acknowledges Zemeckis' ability to effectively guide and shape the overall vision of the film, showcasing his mastery in storytelling, visual style, and bringing out the best performances from the actors.

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  • 2. 

    How old is William in the movie "Almost Famous"?

    • A.

      12

    • B.

      16

    • C.

      21

    • D.

      15

    Correct Answer
    D. 15
    Explanation
    In the movie "Almost Famous," the character William is portrayed as a 15-year-old. The film follows his journey as a young aspiring journalist who joins a rock band on tour, and his age is an important aspect of the story as it adds to the coming-of-age theme and the challenges he faces while navigating the world of rock music journalism.

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  • 3. 

    What year did the movie "Buena Vista Social Club" come out?

    • A.

      1999

    • B.

      1996

    • C.

      1990

    • D.

      1991

    Correct Answer
    A. 1999
    Explanation
    The movie "Buena Vista Social Club" was released in 1999.

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  • 4. 

    What year did the movie "Welcome to the Dollhouse" come out?

    • A.

      1996

    • B.

      1995

    • C.

      1998

    • D.

      1991

    Correct Answer
    B. 1995
    Explanation
    The movie "Welcome to the Dollhouse" was released in 1995.

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  • 5. 

    What year did the movie "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" come out?

    • A.

      1991

    • B.

      1993

    • C.

      1996

    • D.

      1999

    Correct Answer
    B. 1993
    Explanation
    The movie "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" was released in 1993.

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  • 6. 

    What year did the movie "What Dreams May Come" come out?

    • A.

      1995

    • B.

      1998

    • C.

      1994

    • D.

      1991

    Correct Answer
    B. 1998
    Explanation
    The movie "What Dreams May Come" was released in 1998.

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  • 7. 

    In "Antwone Fisher", the Captain (uncredited) was played by what silver-haired actor?

    • A.

      Michael Douglas

    • B.

      Robert Redford

    • C.

      Paul Newman

    • D.

      James Brolin

    Correct Answer
    D. James Brolin
    Explanation
    James Brolin played the Captain (uncredited) in the movie "Antwone Fisher".

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  • 8. 

    Which 2002 film was directed by George Clooney?

    • A.

      Ocean's 11

    • B.

      Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind

    • C.

      I Spy

    • D.

      O Brother, Where Are Thou?

    Correct Answer
    B. Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind
    Explanation
    Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind was directed by George Clooney in 2002.

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  • 9. 

    Which film nominated for Best Picture in 2004 did not have an Oscar nod for its director?

    • A.

      Seabiscuit

    • B.

      Lost In Translation

    • C.

      Mystic River

    • D.

      Master And Commander

    Correct Answer
    A. Seabiscuit
    Explanation
    Seabiscuit was nominated for Best Picture in 2004 but did not receive a nomination for its director. This means that while the film was recognized for its overall quality and storytelling, the director's work was not specifically acknowledged by the Academy. This could be due to a variety of reasons, such as strong competition in the Best Director category or the director's style or choices not aligning with the Academy's preferences. Nonetheless, Seabiscuit's nomination for Best Picture highlights its overall impact and success in the film industry.

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  • 10. 

    Who played Meg Pryor on the TV Show "American Dreams"?

    • A.

      Sarah Ramos

    • B.

      Sally Field

    • C.

      Brittany Snow

    • D.

      Mandy Moore

    Correct Answer
    C. Brittany Snow
    Explanation
    Brittany Snow played the character Meg Pryor on the TV show "American Dreams".

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  • 11. 

    Who directed the film "Super Fly"?

    • A.

      Dick Clark

    • B.

      Berry Gordy

    • C.

      Curtis Mayfield

    • D.

      Gordon Parks Jr.

    Correct Answer
    D. Gordon Parks Jr.
    Explanation
    Gordon Parks Jr. directed the film "Super Fly".

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  • 12. 

    To match his siblings River and Rain, as a youngster Joaquin Phoenix changed his name to what?

    • A.

      Leaf

    • B.

      Mountain

    • C.

      Shore

    • D.

      Ocean

    Correct Answer
    A. Leaf
    Explanation
    Joaquin Phoenix changed his name to Leaf to match his siblings River and Rain, as mentioned in the question. This suggests that he wanted to have a nature-themed name like his siblings, which is why he chose the name Leaf.

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  • 13. 

    Which actor played hockey for a team in Burbank, California?

    • A.

      John Travolta

    • B.

      Kevin Chapman

    • C.

      Morris Chestnut

    • D.

      Balthazar Getty

    Correct Answer
    D. Balthazar Getty
    Explanation
    Balthazar Getty is the correct answer because he is the only actor listed who played hockey for a team in Burbank, California. The other actors listed may have played hockey or may have been involved in sports, but there is no information or evidence to suggest that they specifically played hockey for a team in Burbank. Therefore, Balthazar Getty is the most likely answer.

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  • 14. 

    Balthazar Getty's aunt Aileen Getty, was married to which actress's son?

    • A.

      Lauren Bacall

    • B.

      Natalie Wood

    • C.

      Elizabeth Taylor

    • D.

      Shirley Jones

    Correct Answer
    C. Elizabeth Taylor
    Explanation
    Balthazar Getty's aunt Aileen Getty was married to Elizabeth Taylor's son.

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  • 15. 

    Which of these facts relates best to model and actress Jacinda Barrett?

    • A.

      Was Born February 20, 1978

    • B.

      Started A Houston Theater Company

    • C.

      Had A Guest Appearance On "JAG"

    • D.

      Was Born In Australia

    Correct Answer
    D. Was Born In Australia
    Explanation
    The fact that Jacinda Barrett was born in Australia relates best to her as a model and actress because it provides information about her nationality and background. Being born in Australia likely influenced her career choices and may have contributed to her unique perspective and experiences in the entertainment industry.

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  • 16. 

    Which of these is true about actor Morris Chestnut?

    • A.

      Had A Guest Appearance On "JAG"

    • B.

      Was In "Natural Born Killers"

    • C.

      Was Born In New Zealand

    • D.

      Appeared In The Film "G.I. Jane"

    Correct Answer
    D. Appeared In The Film "G.I. Jane"
    Explanation
    Morris Chestnut appeared in the film "G.I. Jane."

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  • 17. 

    Which of these facts relates to actor Kevin Daniels?

    • A.

      Had A Guest Appearance On TV's "24"

    • B.

      Had A Guest Appearance On "JAG"

    • C.

      Was In "Natural Born Killers"

    • D.

      Started A Houston Theater Company

    Correct Answer
    B. Had A Guest Appearance On "JAG"
    Explanation
    Kevin Daniels is related to the fact that he had a guest appearance on "JAG".

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  • 18. 

    Which relates best to actor Kevin Chapman?

    • A.

      Born In Montebello, California

    • B.

      Guest Appearances On TV's "24"

    • C.

      Guest Appearance On "Friends"

    • D.

      Appeared In The Film "G.I. Jane"

    Correct Answer
    B. Guest Appearances On TV's "24"
    Explanation
    Kevin Chapman's best relation can be determined by looking at the options provided. Out of the given options, the one that relates best to him is "Guest Appearances On TV's '24'". This suggests that Kevin Chapman has made guest appearances on the television show "24".

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  • 19. 

    Which of these is true about actor Balthazar Getty?

    • A.

      Started A Houston Theater Company

    • B.

      Has Also Worked As A Musician

    • C.

      Was In "Natural Born Killers"

    • D.

      Has Appeared In "Friends"

    Correct Answer
    C. Was In "Natural Born Killers"
    Explanation
    Balthazar Getty is known for his role in the film "Natural Born Killers."

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  • 20. 

    Which of these facts relates best to Jay Hernandez?

    • A.

      In The Film "Natural Born Killers"

    • B.

      Was Born February 20, 1978

    • C.

      Guest Appearance On TV's "Friends"

    • D.

      Has Also Worked As A Musician

    Correct Answer
    B. Was Born February 20, 1978
    Explanation
    The fact that Jay Hernandez was born on February 20, 1978 relates best to him because it provides information about his personal background and is directly related to his identity. This fact helps to establish his age and serves as a basic biographical detail about him.

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  • 21. 

    Which of these relates best to actor Tim Guinee?

    • A.

      Took His Mother To The 2001 Oscars

    • B.

      Was Born February 20, 1978

    • C.

      Started A Houston Theater Company

    • D.

      Was In "Natural Born Killers"

    Correct Answer
    C. Started A Houston Theater Company
    Explanation
    Tim Guinee is best related to starting a Houston theater company because it indicates his involvement in the theater industry. This suggests that he has a passion for theater and has taken initiative to establish a theater company in Houston. This information provides insight into his career and interests.

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  • 22. 

    Which actor was chosen by "People" magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 1997?

    • A.

      Kevin Chapman

    • B.

      Jacinda Barrett

    • C.

      Joaquin Phoenix

    • D.

      Robert Patrick

    Correct Answer
    B. Jacinda Barrett
    Explanation
    Jacinda Barrett was chosen by "People" magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 1997.

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  • 23. 

    William Hurt played Frank Quinlan in which movie?

    • A.

      The Color Of Money

    • B.

      Michael

    • C.

      Amistad

    • D.

      Witness

    Correct Answer
    B. Michael
    Explanation
    In the movie "Michael," William Hurt played the character of Frank Quinlan.

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  • 24. 

    Which describes Jonathan Hyde?

    • A.

      Well-Known British Actor

    • B.

      On "Baywatch"

    • C.

      Michael Douglas' Father

    • D.

      In "Titanic", "Anaconda", "Jumanji"

    Correct Answer
    D. In "Titanic", "Anaconda", "Jumanji"
    Explanation
    Jonathan Hyde is a well-known British actor who has appeared in movies such as "Titanic", "Anaconda", and "Jumanji".

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  • 25. 

    Who starred as Peter Foley in "Copycat"?

    • A.

      Ricky Mabe

    • B.

      Brittney Powell

    • C.

      Christopher Ralph

    • D.

      William Mcnamara

    Correct Answer
    D. William Mcnamara
    Explanation
    William McNamara starred as Peter Foley in the movie "Copycat".

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  • 26. 

    What 2004 movie title is taken from the poem "Eloisa to Abelard" by Alexander Pope?

    • A.

      Lost In Translation

    • B.

      Something's Gotta Give

    • C.

      Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

    • D.

      House Of Sand And Fog

    Correct Answer
    C. Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind." The movie title is taken from the poem "Eloisa to Abelard" by Alexander Pope, which refers to the idea of erasing memories and starting anew. The film explores the concept of erasing memories and the consequences it has on relationships and personal identity.

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  • 27. 

    What movie character always wore a Bumford t-shirt?

    • A.

      Billy Madison

    • B.

      Paul Finch

    • C.

      Axel Foley

    • D.

      Kevin Garrity

    Correct Answer
    C. Axel Foley
    Explanation
    Axel Foley is the correct answer because he is the main character in the movie "Beverly Hills Cop" played by Eddie Murphy. Throughout the movie, Foley is seen wearing a Bumford t-shirt, which becomes somewhat of a signature for his character. This detail helps to identify Axel Foley as the movie character who always wore a Bumford t-shirt.

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  • 28. 

    Which actress won legal emancipation from her mother?

    • A.

      Christina Ricci

    • B.

      Jena Malone

    • C.

      Jennifer Lopez

    • D.

      Mandy Moore

    Correct Answer
    B. Jena Malone
    Explanation
    Jena Malone is the correct answer because she won legal emancipation from her mother. This means that she legally separated herself from her mother's control and became independent at a young age. This is a significant decision and process, indicating that Malone had valid reasons and legal grounds to seek emancipation.

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  • 29. 

    Which movie has a character named Julie James?

    • A.

      Eurotrip

    • B.

      The Princess Diaries

    • C.

      Crazy/Beautiful

    • D.

      I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

    Correct Answer
    D. I Still Know What You Did Last Summer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I Still Know What You Did Last Summer" because this movie features a character named Julie James.

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  • 30. 

    Which of these films features the character of Rose Dewitt Bukater?

    • A.

      The New Guy

    • B.

      Titanic

    • C.

      Donnie Darko

    • D.

      Batman & Robin

    Correct Answer
    B. Titanic
    Explanation
    The film Titanic features the character of Rose Dewitt Bukater.

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