Have You Seen "Lean On Me"?

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Have You Seen "Lean On Me"?

Do you love the movie "Lean On Me"? Can you quote each line? Take this quiz and find out how much you really do know about this wonderful, dramatic film!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was "Lean On Me" created as a film?
    • A. 

      1989

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      2000

    • D. 

      2006

    • E. 

      1987

  • 2. 
    Who was the main actor playing the role of Joe Louis "Crazy Joe" Clark?
    • A. 

      Brad Pitt

    • B. 

      Bernie Mac

    • C. 

      Morgan Freeman

    • D. 

      Danny Devito

    • E. 

      Danny Glover

  • 3. 
    What is the basic plot to the film/story?
    • A. 

      Joe is a police officer in a really bad neighborhood and he almost gets killed

    • B. 

      Joe is an inner city teacher, teaching at a school that is about to get shut down if they don't improve their test scores

    • C. 

      Joe's child is in a gang and has to move, and FAST!

    • D. 

      Joe is in love with a woman who has a husband, but they are planning on running away together

    • E. 

      Joe's child is sick and can't afford the care he needs and goes through an exhausting journey

  • 4. 
    What does this film's title refer to?
    • A. 

      The producer's best friend nicknamed the drink they used to make "Lean" which is popular today, and "On Me" was tacked onto the end so it wasn't a drug reference anymore

    • B. 

      Nobody knows where the movie title came from, the original producers aren't alive anymore to tell the story and they never did before they passed either

    • C. 

      They just came up with it since the movie is sad

    • D. 

      Joe needs someone to lean on during the whole movie

    • E. 

      Bill Withers song "Lean On Me"

  • 5. 
    What type of teacher is the main character?
    • A. 

      Science

    • B. 

      Social Studies

    • C. 

      Gym

    • D. 

      Math

    • E. 

      English

  • 6. 
    In 1991, which award did this film win?
    • A. 

      NAACP Image Awards

    • B. 

      Best Film of the Year Award

    • C. 

      Best Film of the 90's Award

    • D. 

      Best Drama Award

    • E. 

      Morgan Freeman won Best Actor due to this film

  • 7. 
    Who is the woman whose son gets suspended?
    • A. 

      Kaneesha

    • B. 

      Linda

    • C. 

      Leonna Barrett

    • D. 

      Mrs. Elliot

    • E. 

      Mrs. Joan Levias

  • 8. 
    The budget for this movie was an estimated what?
    • A. 

      $200,000,000

    • B. 

      $45,000,000

    • C. 

      $50,000,000

    • D. 

      $10,000,000

    • E. 

      $35,000,000

  • 9. 
    Who pulls out a knife on the principal?
    • A. 

      Brian Banes, a former student and current narcotics pusher

    • B. 

      Elliot, a student

    • C. 

      Tom, a student

    • D. 

      Clark

    • E. 

      Kid Ray

  • 10. 
    When the students take a practice test, how many of them pass?
    • A. 

      50%

    • B. 

      90%

    • C. 

      33%

    • D. 

      100$

    • E. 

      10%