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  • 1. 

    About what movie did Roger Ebert write, "Doesn't have a mean bone in its body, but it's dead in the water.."?

    • A.

      Hitch

    • B.

      Because Of Winn-Dixie

    • C.

      The Interpreter

    • D.

      Batman Begins

    Correct Answer
    B. Because Of Winn-Dixie
    Explanation
    Roger Ebert wrote the quote "Doesn't have a mean bone in its body, but it's dead in the water" about the movie "Because Of Winn-Dixie".

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  • 2. 

    James Berardinelli wrote "fails in so many ways.." about what?

    • A.

      Man Of The House

    • B.

      Hitch

    • C.

      Sky High

    • D.

      A Lot Like Love

    Correct Answer
    A. Man Of The House
    Explanation
    James Berardinelli wrote "fails in so many ways.." about the film "Man Of The House".

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  • 3. 

    Critic Michael Wilmington wrote about which film "full of lame gags and shopworn ideas"?

    • A.

      Robots

    • B.

      Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

    • C.

      The Pacifier

    • D.

      The Brothers Grimm

    Correct Answer
    C. The Pacifier
    Explanation
    The critic Michael Wilmington wrote about "The Pacifier" being "full of lame gags and shopworn ideas". This suggests that he found the film to be lacking in originality and humor, with tired and overused concepts.

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  • 4. 

    About what film did film critic Eleanor Ringel Gillespie say, "This stunningly inept movie is an early contender for worst film of 2005.."?

    • A.

      The Longest Yard

    • B.

      Be Cool

    • C.

      Because Of Winn-Dixie

    • D.

      The Brothers Grimm

    Correct Answer
    B. Be Cool
    Explanation
    Film critic Eleanor Ringel Gillespie described the film as "stunningly inept" and a contender for the worst film of 2005. This suggests that the film in question was poorly made and received negative reviews. The correct answer, "Be Cool," aligns with this description as it was released in 2005 and was widely criticized for its lackluster execution.

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  • 5. 

    Critic Roger Ebert's review about which film said "you can sense an impulse toward a better film"?

    • A.

      Miss Congeniality 2

    • B.

      Coach Carter

    • C.

      The Jacket

    • D.

      Four Brothers

    Correct Answer
    C. The Jacket
    Explanation
    In his review, Roger Ebert mentioned that he could sense an impulse toward a better film in The Jacket. This implies that the film had potential or showed signs of wanting to be better, but ultimately fell short. Ebert's statement suggests that there were elements or aspects of the film that had promise or hinted at a higher quality, but overall it did not meet those expectations.

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  • 6. 

    About what movie did Bob Longino writes, "Much of the drama is wrung so hard the film borders on the ridiculous"?

    • A.

      Hostage

    • B.

      Ice Princess

    • C.

      Guess Who

    • D.

      Sin City

    Correct Answer
    A. Hostage
    Explanation
    Bob Longino wrote that "Much of the drama is wrung so hard the film borders on the ridiculous" about the movie Hostage.

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  • 7. 

    Critic Bob Longino wrote this about which film "the good acting and the eerie scares overshadow the film's multiple plot holes.."?

    • A.

      White Noise

    • B.

      The Ring Two

    • C.

      The Honeymooners

    • D.

      The 40 Year-Old Virgin

    Correct Answer
    B. The Ring Two
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Ring Two." The explanation for this is that the critic, Bob Longino, wrote about a film that had good acting and eerie scares, but also had multiple plot holes. This description matches "The Ring Two" as it is a horror film known for its scares and has been criticized for its plot inconsistencies.

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  • 8. 

    Roger Ebert wrote "It's like a fire sale at the action movie discount outlet" about what?

    • A.

      Sahara

    • B.

      Be Cool

    • C.

      Pooh's Heffalump Movie

    • D.

      Hostage

    Correct Answer
    A. Sahara
    Explanation
    Roger Ebert's quote "It's like a fire sale at the action movie discount outlet" refers to the movie "Sahara." This suggests that the film is filled with generic and clichéd action sequences, lacking originality and depth. It implies that the movie is not worth watching and fails to offer anything new or exciting to the action genre.

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  • 9. 

    About which film did critic Allison Benedikt write, "A natural and heartfelt screen romance"?

    • A.

      Ice Princess

    • B.

      Herbie: Fully Loaded

    • C.

      Fever Pitch

    • D.

      Mr. & Mrs. Smith

    Correct Answer
    C. Fever Pitch
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Fever Pitch.

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  • 10. 

    Critic Roger Ebert wrote this about which film: "There is no need for this movie..."?

    • A.

      Hitch

    • B.

      Herbie: Fully Loaded

    • C.

      Lords Of Dogtown

    • D.

      Sky High

    Correct Answer
    C. Lords Of Dogtown
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Lords Of Dogtown". This can be inferred from the statement made by Roger Ebert, a critic, who states that there is no need for this movie. This suggests that Ebert had a negative opinion about "Lords Of Dogtown" and believed it was unnecessary.

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  • 11. 

    What film did Wesley Morris say was "not as bad as the average Hollywood movie, it's stupendously worse"?

    • A.

      Kicking & Screaming

    • B.

      The Sisterhood Of The Traveling Pants

    • C.

      The Honeymooners

    • D.

      The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy

    Correct Answer
    C. The Honeymooners
    Explanation
    Wesley Morris described "The Honeymooners" as "not as bad as the average Hollywood movie, it's stupendously worse."

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  • 12. 

    Critic Ty Burr's review about which film said, "Juvenile movie, made for people who watch their romantic comedies wearing a bib.."?

    • A.

      Be Cool

    • B.

      Fantastic Four

    • C.

      Star Wars: Episode III

    • D.

      Bewitched

    Correct Answer
    D. Bewitched
    Explanation
    In this question, the correct answer is "Bewitched". The explanation for this answer is that the question is asking about a film that received a negative review from critic Ty Burr. The quote provided in the question, "Juvenile movie, made for people who watch their romantic comedies wearing a bib," suggests that the film in question is of low quality and targeted towards a less sophisticated audience. Out of the given options, "Bewitched" is the only film that fits this description and received negative reviews from critics.

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  • 13. 

    About what film did film critic Roger Ebert say, "We're never quite sure how all the parts of the mystery fit together"?

    • A.

      Dark Water

    • B.

      Son Of The Mask

    • C.

      Beauty Shop

    • D.

      The Ring Two

    Correct Answer
    A. Dark Water
    Explanation
    In the film Dark Water, film critic Roger Ebert stated that "We're never quite sure how all the parts of the mystery fit together." This suggests that the movie has a complex and intricate plot, with various elements of the mystery that may be difficult to piece together. The statement implies that the film keeps the audience guessing and leaves them uncertain about the connections between different aspects of the story.

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  • 14. 

    What film did Robert K. Elder say was "offensively inhuman, uninspired and cruelly unoriginal"?

    • A.

      Sky High

    • B.

      Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo

    • C.

      Guess Who

    • D.

      The Devil's Rejects

    Correct Answer
    D. The Devil's Rejects
    Explanation
    Robert K. Elder described "The Devil's Rejects" as "offensively inhuman, uninspired and cruelly unoriginal."

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  • 15. 

    How was Timothy Treadwell involved in movies?

    • A.

      Director Of Red Eye

    • B.

      Subject Of Grizzly Man

    • C.

      Screenwriter

    • D.

      Broken Flowers Star

    Correct Answer
    B. Subject Of Grizzly Man
    Explanation
    Timothy Treadwell was involved in movies as the subject of the documentary film "Grizzly Man." The film, directed by Werner Herzog, explores Treadwell's life and his close encounters with grizzly bears in the Alaskan wilderness. Treadwell's passion for wildlife and his tragic death while living among the bears are the central focus of the documentary.

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  • 16. 

    In what movie do Federal agent Derrick Vann and dental supply salesman Andy Fiddler team up?

    • A.

      The Man

    • B.

      Wedding Crashers

    • C.

      The Constant Gardener

    • D.

      Lord Of War

    Correct Answer
    A. The Man
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Man," Federal agent Derrick Vann and dental supply salesman Andy Fiddler team up.

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  • 17. 

    In what film did Alan Tudyk play Wash?

    • A.

      Serenity

    • B.

      Terminator 2

    • C.

      Star Wars

    • D.

      Blade Runner

    Correct Answer
    A. Serenity
    Explanation
    Alan Tudyk played the character Wash in the film "Serenity". This film is a continuation of the television series "Firefly", in which Tudyk also portrayed the same character. "Serenity" is a science fiction film directed by Joss Whedon and serves as a conclusion to the storylines of "Firefly". Tudyk's portrayal of Wash in "Serenity" was well-received by both fans of the series and general audiences.

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  • 18. 

    Which sci-fi movie starred Earl Boen as Dr. Peter Silberman?

    • A.

      Donnie Darko

    • B.

      Terminator 2

    • C.

      Serenity

    • D.

      Blade Runner

    Correct Answer
    B. Terminator 2
    Explanation
    Earl Boen starred as Dr. Peter Silberman in the sci-fi movie Terminator 2.

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  • 19. 

    In what film did Max von Sydow play Lamar Burgess?

    • A.

      Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

    • B.

      Donnie Darko

    • C.

      Serenity

    • D.

      Minority Report

    Correct Answer
    D. Minority Report
    Explanation
    Max von Sydow played the character Lamar Burgess in the film "Minority Report."

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  • 20. 

    What film's ad said "The Fight for the Future Begins"?

    • A.

      Blade Runner

    • B.

      The Matrix

    • C.

      Donnie Darko

    • D.

      Terminator 2

    Correct Answer
    B. The Matrix
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Matrix. The ad for this film stated "The Fight for the Future Begins," indicating that the movie revolves around a battle or conflict that will shape the future. This tagline suggests that the film will likely involve action and suspense, potentially exploring themes of technology, artificial intelligence, and the struggle between humans and machines.

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  • 21. 

    What film's ad said, "Life is one long insane trip"?

    • A.

      Serenity

    • B.

      Star Wars

    • C.

      The Matrix

    • D.

      Donnie Darko

    Correct Answer
    D. Donnie Darko
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Donnie Darko. The film's ad stating "Life is one long insane trip" suggests that the movie explores themes of existentialism and the surreal nature of life. Donnie Darko is known for its mind-bending plot and psychological elements, which align with the idea of life being a chaotic and unpredictable journey. The ad's statement captures the essence of the film's dark and thought-provoking narrative.

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  • 22. 

    What film's ad said, "Man Has Made His Match"?

    • A.

      The Matrix

    • B.

      Blade Runner

    • C.

      Donnie Darko

    • D.

      Terminator 2

    Correct Answer
    B. Blade Runner
    Explanation
    Blade Runner's ad saying "Man Has Made His Match" suggests that the film explores the theme of humans creating artificial beings that are equal or even superior to them. This is a central theme in Blade Runner, where the protagonist, a blade runner, is tasked with hunting down rogue replicants, human-like androids. The ad implies that in this film, humanity's creation has become a formidable challenge or threat to them, setting the stage for a thought-provoking and dystopian narrative.

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  • 23. 

    Who played Samantha Darko in "Donnie Darko"?

    • A.

      Kate Winslet

    • B.

      Daveigh Chase

    • C.

      Linda Hamilton

    • D.

      Daryl Hannah

    Correct Answer
    B. Daveigh Chase
    Explanation
    Daveigh Chase played Samantha Darko in "Donnie Darko".

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  • 24. 

    Who played Zoe in "Serenity"?

    • A.

      Gloria Foster

    • B.

      Daveigh Chase

    • C.

      Carrie Fisher

    • D.

      Gina Torres

    Correct Answer
    D. Gina Torres
    Explanation
    Gina Torres played Zoe in "Serenity."

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  • 25. 

    What movie did Richard Kelly direct?

    • A.

      Donnie Darko

    • B.

      Serenity

    • C.

      Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

    • D.

      Minority Report

    Correct Answer
    A. Donnie Darko
    Explanation
    Richard Kelly directed the movie "Donnie Darko."

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  • 26. 

    What was the flick "Total Recall" rated?

    • A.

      Rated Pg

    • B.

      Rated G

    • C.

      Rated R

    • D.

      Rated Pg-13

    Correct Answer
    C. Rated R
    Explanation
    "Total Recall" was rated R because it contains content that is not suitable for children under 17 without parental guidance. The R rating indicates that the movie may contain strong language, violence, nudity, and adult themes. This rating is given to movies that are intended for mature audiences and may not be suitable for younger viewers.

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  • 27. 

    What year did the film "Starship Troopers " come out?

    • A.

      1989

    • B.

      2002

    • C.

      1998

    • D.

      1997

    Correct Answer
    D. 1997
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1997. This is the year in which the film "Starship Troopers" was released.

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  • 28. 

    Guy Pearce immigrated to Australia from what country?

    • A.

      South Africa

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      USA

    • D.

      Canada

    Correct Answer
    B. England
    Explanation
    Guy Pearce immigrated to Australia from England. This means that he moved from England to Australia.

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  • 29. 

    Which decade was Stephen Dorff born in?

    • A.

      1980's

    • B.

      1990's

    • C.

      1960's

    • D.

      1970's

    Correct Answer
    D. 1970's
    Explanation
    Stephen Dorff was born in the 1970's because the question asks for the decade in which he was born. The given answer of 1970's aligns with this requirement.

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  • 30. 

    In which southern state was Stephen Dorff born?

    • A.

      Florida

    • B.

      Louisiana

    • C.

      Mississippi

    • D.

      Georgia

    Correct Answer
    D. Georgia
    Explanation
    Stephen Dorff was born in Georgia.

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  • 31. 

    What is Michael J. Fox's middle name?

    • A.

      James

    • B.

      John

    • C.

      Andrew

    • D.

      Randy

    Correct Answer
    C. Andrew
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Andrew. This suggests that Michael J. Fox's middle name is Andrew.

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  • 32. 

    What kind of dog is Rupert Everett's beloved pet Moise?

    • A.

      Poodle

    • B.

      Black Lab

    • C.

      Greyhound

    • D.

      Beagle

    Correct Answer
    B. Black Lab
    Explanation
    Rupert Everett's beloved pet Moise is a Black Lab.

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