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  • 1. 

    Which famous actor plays a journalist in the 1940 "The Philadelphia Story"?

    • A.

      James Stewart

    • B.

      Spencer Tracy

    • C.

      Robert Young

    • D.

      David Niven

    Correct Answer
    A. James Stewart
    Explanation
    In the 1940 film "The Philadelphia Story," James Stewart plays the role of a journalist. This information is not explicitly mentioned in the question, but it is implied that the correct answer should be the actor who portrays the journalist character in the movie.

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  • 2. 

    Movie mogul David O. Selznick married which leading lady in 1949?

    • A.

      Claudette Colbert

    • B.

      Jennifer Jones

    • C.

      Joan Fontaine

    • D.

      Joan Blondell

    Correct Answer
    B. Jennifer Jones
    Explanation
    In 1949, movie mogul David O. Selznick married Jennifer Jones.

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  • 3. 

    Lucille Le Seure is the real name of which of the following sexy stars?

    • A.

      Joan Crawford

    • B.

      Hedy Lamarr

    • C.

      Marilyn Monroe

    • D.

      Lucille Ball

    Correct Answer
    A. Joan Crawford
    Explanation
    Lucille Le Seure is the real name of Joan Crawford. Joan Crawford was a famous actress known for her beauty and sensuality, and Lucille Le Seure was her birth name before she changed it to Joan Crawford.

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  • 4. 

    Who was the first woman to win Best Supporting Actress?

    • A.

      Constance Bennett

    • B.

      Gale Sondergard

    • C.

      Olivia De Haviland

    • D.

      Louise Beavers

    Correct Answer
    B. Gale Sondergard
    Explanation
    Gale Sondergard was the first woman to win the Best Supporting Actress award. She received this honor for her role in the film "Anthony Adverse" in 1936.

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  • 5. 

    What is the name of the American pilot in, "Gunbuster"?

    • A.

      Willis

    • B.

      Smith

    • C.

      Morris

    • D.

      Jones

    Correct Answer
    B. Smith
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Smith because in the anime series "Gunbuster," the name of the American pilot is Smith.

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  • 6. 

    Ronald Reagan's movie debut in 1937 was in what film?

    • A.

      Bedtime For Bonzo

    • B.

      Love Is On The Air

    • C.

      Knute Rockne

    • D.

      King's Row

    Correct Answer
    B. Love Is On The Air
  • 7. 

    Christopher Lee Has Played Dracula how many times?

    • A.

      8

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      21

    • D.

      9

    Correct Answer
    D. 9
    Explanation
    Christopher Lee has played Dracula nine times.

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  • 8. 

    Which of these movies does Doug Bradley play in?

    • A.

      A Nightmare On Elm Street

    • B.

      Candyman

    • C.

      Nightbreed

    • D.

      Wishmaster

    Correct Answer
    C. Nightbreed
    Explanation
    Doug Bradley plays in the movie Nightbreed.

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  • 9. 

    What is the name of the boy Andy befriends in "Child's Play 3"?

    • A.

      Taylor

    • B.

      Trevor

    • C.

      Timmy

    • D.

      Tyler

    Correct Answer
    D. Tyler
    Explanation
    In the movie "Child's Play 3," the name of the boy Andy befriends is Tyler.

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  • 10. 

    What was Elvis Presley's last feature film?

    • A.

      Girl Happy

    • B.

      Change Of Habit

    • C.

      Clambake

    • D.

      Charro!

    Correct Answer
    B. Change Of Habit
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley's last feature film was "Change Of Habit." This film was released in 1969 and starred Presley as a doctor who falls in love with a nun played by Mary Tyler Moore. The movie explores themes of social issues and the challenges faced by the characters in their respective roles. "Change Of Habit" marked the end of Presley's successful career in the film industry, as he focused more on his music career in the following years.

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  • 11. 

    What was the first feature film by Elvis Presley?

    • A.

      Change Of Habit

    • B.

      G. I. Blues

    • C.

      Love Me Tender

    • D.

      Jailhouse Rock

    Correct Answer
    C. Love Me Tender
    Explanation
    "Love Me Tender" was the first feature film by Elvis Presley. It was released in 1956 and marked his acting debut. The film is set during the American Civil War and Elvis plays the role of Clint Reno, a Confederate soldier. The movie was a commercial success and helped establish Elvis as a popular actor in addition to being a music icon.

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  • 12. 

    Which of these actors was never a President of the Screen Actors Guild?

    • A.

      Dennis Weaver

    • B.

      Paul Newman

    • C.

      Charlton Heston

    • D.

      Patty Duke

    Correct Answer
    B. Paul Newman
    Explanation
    Paul Newman was never a President of the Screen Actors Guild. The other three actors mentioned in the question, Dennis Weaver, Charlton Heston, and Patty Duke, have all served as President of the Screen Actors Guild at some point in their careers. However, there is no record or evidence to suggest that Paul Newman held this position.

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  • 13. 

    Who starred in the title role in "The Benny Goodman Story"?

    • A.

      Steve Allen

    • B.

      Alan Ladd

    • C.

      Gary Busey

    • D.

      Benny Goodman

    Correct Answer
    A. Steve Allen
    Explanation
    Steve Allen starred in the title role in "The Benny Goodman Story".

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  • 14. 

    Which one of these men measures only 5-foot-4 inches tall?

    • A.

      Bob Costas

    • B.

      Danny Davit

    • C.

      Michael J. Fox

    • D.

      Henry Winkler

    Correct Answer
    C. Michael J. Fox
    Explanation
    Michael J. Fox is the correct answer because he is the only man listed who measures only 5-foot-4 inches tall. The other men listed, Bob Costas, Danny Davit, and Henry Winkler, do not have their heights mentioned, so we cannot assume their heights are the same as Michael J. Fox.

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  • 15. 

    What real life hero was portrayed by John Wayne in the movie, "Hellfighter"?

    • A.

      General Custer

    • B.

      Davy Crockett

    • C.

      Red Adair

    • D.

      Douglas Macarthur

    Correct Answer
    C. Red Adair
    Explanation
    In the movie "Hellfighter," John Wayne portrayed Red Adair. Red Adair was a real-life hero known for his expertise in fighting oil well fires. He gained fame for his dangerous and daring work in extinguishing these fires, often risking his own life to save others. John Wayne's portrayal of Red Adair in the movie showcased his bravery and skill in this field, making him a real-life hero in the eyes of many.

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  • 16. 

    Which of these films did Brian Lynch not appear in?

    • A.

      Chasing Amy

    • B.

      A Better Place

    • C.

      Now You Know

    • D.

      Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back

    Correct Answer
    C. Now You Know
    Explanation
    Brian Lynch did not appear in the film "Now You Know".

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  • 17. 

    What is the name of the actor who plays Cohee London?

    • A.

      Sean Williams

    • B.

      Sean Willyung

    • C.

      John Willyung

    • D.

      John Williams

    Correct Answer
    C. John Willyung
    Explanation
    The correct answer is John Willyung because the question asks for the name of the actor who plays Cohee London. Among the given options, John Willyung is the only one that matches the name mentioned in the question.

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  • 18. 

    Billy Bob Thornton won an Oscar for "Sling Blade" under what category?

    • A.

      Best Screenplay

    • B.

      Best Director

    • C.

      Best Supporting Actor

    • D.

      Best Actor

    Correct Answer
    A. Best Screenplay
    Explanation
    Billy Bob Thornton won an Oscar for "Sling Blade" under the category of Best Screenplay. This award is given to the writer(s) of the screenplay that is deemed to be the best in terms of its storytelling, dialogue, and overall writing quality. In the case of "Sling Blade," Thornton not only starred in the film but also wrote the screenplay, showcasing his talent as both an actor and a writer. His work on the screenplay was recognized and honored with an Academy Award.

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  • 19. 

    Who was Freddie Prinze, Jr.'s co-star in "Boys and Girls"?

    • A.

      Claire Forlani

    • B.

      Jessica Biel

    • C.

      Julia Styles

    • D.

      Amanda Detmer

    Correct Answer
    A. Claire Forlani
    Explanation
    Freddie Prinze, Jr.'s co-star in the movie "Boys and Girls" was Claire Forlani.

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  • 20. 

    Who received the best supporting Oscar for "Key Largo"?

    • A.

      Edward G. Robinson

    • B.

      Claire Trevor

    • C.

      Lionel Barrymore

    • D.

      Thomas Gomez

    Correct Answer
    B. Claire Trevor
    Explanation
    Claire Trevor received the best supporting Oscar for "Key Largo".

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  • 21. 

    Which character did Boris Karloff not portray?

    • A.

      Mr. Hyde

    • B.

      The Mummy

    • C.

      The Wolf Man

    • D.

      Frankenstein

    Correct Answer
    C. The Wolf Man
    Explanation
    Boris Karloff did not portray The Wolf Man. Boris Karloff was a renowned actor known for his portrayal of iconic horror characters such as Mr. Hyde, The Mummy, and Frankenstein. However, The Wolf Man was not one of the characters he played.

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  • 22. 

    Which pair of movies starred both Casey Affleck and Eliza Dushku?

    • A.

      Bring It On And American Pie

    • B.

      Race The Sun And Soul Survivors

    • C.

      Cherry Falls And Race The Sun

    • D.

      American Graffiti And Sister Act

    Correct Answer
    B. Race The Sun And Soul Survivors
    Explanation
    Race The Sun And Soul Survivors is the correct answer because both Casey Affleck and Eliza Dushku appeared in these two movies together.

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  • 23. 

    In which 2001 movie did Sean Bean play the character Patrick Koster?

    • A.

      Don't Say A Word

    • B.

      Fargo

    • C.

      Slackers

    • D.

      Collateral Damage

    Correct Answer
    A. Don't Say A Word
    Explanation
    Sean Bean played the character Patrick Koster in the 2001 movie "Don't Say A Word".

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  • 24. 

    In which 2000 movie did Jon Abrahams play the character named Bobby Prinze?

    • A.

      Scary Movie

    • B.

      Shaft

    • C.

      Changing Lanes

    • D.

      Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back

    Correct Answer
    A. Scary Movie
    Explanation
    Jon Abrahams played the character named Bobby Prinze in the 2000 movie "Scary Movie".

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  • 25. 

    In which 2000 movie did Joe Morton play the character Dr. Drayton?

    • A.

      High Fidelity

    • B.

      Wonder Boys

    • C.

      Fargo

    • D.

      What Lies Beneath

    Correct Answer
    D. What Lies Beneath
    Explanation
    Joe Morton did not play the character Dr. Drayton in any of the movies listed except for "What Lies Beneath." In this 2000 movie, he portrayed the character Dr. Drayton, making it the correct answer.

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  • 26. 

    In which 2000 movie did Cole Hauser play the character William J. Johns?

    • A.

      Pitch Black

    • B.

      Fargo

    • C.

      Snow Dogs

    • D.

      Dr. Dolittle 2

    Correct Answer
    A. Pitch Black
    Explanation
    Cole Hauser played the character William J. Johns in the 2000 movie "Pitch Black."

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  • 27. 

    In which 2000 movie did Rip Torn play the character Quentin Moorewood?

    • A.

      Fargo

    • B.

      O Brother, Where Art Thou?

    • C.

      Wonder Boys

    • D.

      Shaft

    Correct Answer
    C. Wonder Boys
    Explanation
    Rip Torn played the character Quentin Moorewood in the 2000 movie "Wonder Boys".

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  • 28. 

    In which 2000 movie did Jeffrey Wright play the character Peoples Hernandez?

    • A.

      Independence Day

    • B.

      Artificial Intelligence: Ai

    • C.

      Fargo

    • D.

      Shaft

    Correct Answer
    D. Shaft
    Explanation
    Jeffrey Wright played the character Peoples Hernandez in the 2000 movie "Shaft."

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