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  • 1. 

    What rock movie had these two lead characters Brad Majors and Janet Weiss?

    • A.

      Quadrophenia

    • B.

      Grease

    • C.

      Mister Rock And Roll

    • D.

      Rocky Horror Picture Show

    Correct Answer
    D. Rocky Horror Picture Show
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Rocky Horror Picture Show. This cult classic rock movie features the lead characters Brad Majors and Janet Weiss, who find themselves in a strange and bizarre world after their car breaks down. The film is known for its catchy musical numbers, outrageous costumes, and audience participation during screenings.

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  • 2. 

    Which role did Bill Murray play in the movie "Ghostbusters"?

    • A.

      Dr. Raymond Stantz

    • B.

      Winston Zeddemore

    • C.

      Dr. Egon Spengler

    • D.

      Dr. Peter Venkman

    Correct Answer
    D. Dr. Peter Venkman
    Explanation
    Bill Murray played the role of Dr. Peter Venkman in the movie "Ghostbusters".

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  • 3. 

    What film had Daryl Hannah's character wooed by a big-nosed fire chief?

    • A.

      Rosanne

    • B.

      Roxanne

    • C.

      Marianne

    • D.

      Anne

    Correct Answer
    B. Roxanne
    Explanation
    In the film "Roxanne," Daryl Hannah's character is wooed by a big-nosed fire chief. The movie is a romantic comedy that tells the story of a small-town fire chief named C.D. Bales, who has an unusually large nose. Despite his physical appearance, C.D. falls in love with Roxanne, played by Daryl Hannah. The film explores themes of love, self-acceptance, and the importance of inner beauty.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following actresses was not in the movie "Heathers"?

    • A.

      Shannen Doherty

    • B.

      Winona Ryder

    • C.

      Tori Spelling

    • D.

      Lisanne Falk

    Correct Answer
    C. Tori Spelling
    Explanation
    Tori Spelling was not in the movie "Heathers".

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  • 5. 

    In what 1994 film did Anthony Hopkins star as health zealot John H. Kellogg?

    • A.

      The Road To Wellville

    • B.

      Like Water For Chocolate

    • C.

      The Amazing Kellogg

    • D.

      Wellness

    Correct Answer
    A. The Road To Wellville
    Explanation
    In the 1994 film "The Road To Wellville," Anthony Hopkins starred as health zealot John H. Kellogg. The film is a satirical comedy-drama that takes place in a health spa run by Kellogg, where he promotes his unconventional methods for achieving wellness. The story explores the eccentricities and obsessions of Kellogg and the various characters who visit the spa. Hopkins' portrayal of Kellogg received critical acclaim for his ability to bring the character's idiosyncrasies to life.

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  • 6. 

    Besides Chevy Chase, who were the three amigos in the movie "Three Amigos!"?

    • A.

      Tom Hanks, Steve Martin

    • B.

      Martin Short, John Candy

    • C.

      Don Knotts, Don Rickles

    • D.

      Steve Martin, Martin Short

    Correct Answer
    D. Steve Martin, Martin Short
    Explanation
    In the movie "Three Amigos!", besides Chevy Chase, the other two amigos were Steve Martin and Martin Short.

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  • 7. 

    In the movie, "City Slickers", what did Mitch Robbins name the calf he helped to deliver?

    • A.

      Norman

    • B.

      He Didn't Give Him A Name

    • C.

      Little Cow

    • D.

      Babe

    Correct Answer
    A. Norman
    Explanation
    Mitch Robbins named the calf he helped to deliver "Norman".

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  • 8. 

    Who was Steve Martin's co-star in "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels"?

    • A.

      Gene Hackman

    • B.

      Tom Cruise

    • C.

      Tom Selleck

    • D.

      Michael Caine

    Correct Answer
    D. Michael Caine
    Explanation
    In the movie "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," Steve Martin's co-star was Michael Caine.

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  • 9. 

    What comedian actress shared Steve Martin's body in "All of Me"?

    • A.

      Jane Curtin

    • B.

      Lily Tomlin

    • C.

      Gilda Radner

    • D.

      Victoria Jackson

    Correct Answer
    B. Lily Tomlin
    Explanation
    Lily Tomlin shared Steve Martin's body in the movie "All of Me."

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  • 10. 

    What was the age of Professor Sherman in "The Nutty Professor"?

    • A.

      35

    • B.

      55

    • C.

      25

    • D.

      45

    Correct Answer
    A. 35
    Explanation
    In "The Nutty Professor," the age of Professor Sherman is 35. This information is not explicitly mentioned in the question, but it is the correct answer provided.

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  • 11. 

    What child star played twins in Disney's 1961 film "The Parent Trap"?

    • A.

      Sandy Dennis

    • B.

      Alley Mill

    • C.

      Hayley Mills

    • D.

      Sally Field

    Correct Answer
    C. Hayley Mills
    Explanation
    Hayley Mills is the correct answer because she played the roles of twins in Disney's 1961 film "The Parent Trap." She portrayed both Susan and Sharon, who were separated at birth and later reunited at a summer camp. Hayley Mills' performance in this film garnered critical acclaim and helped solidify her status as a child star.

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  • 12. 

    In which 1988 movie did Ricki Lake star?

    • A.

      Bye Bye Birdie

    • B.

      He Said, She Said

    • C.

      Paper Moon

    • D.

      Hairspray

    Correct Answer
    D. Hairspray
    Explanation
    Ricki Lake starred in the 1988 movie "Hairspray." This musical comedy film, directed by John Waters, follows the story of Tracy Turnblad, a teenager who dreams of dancing on a popular TV show in Baltimore. Ricki Lake played the lead role of Tracy, showcasing her talent and charisma in the film. "Hairspray" became a cult classic and launched Ricki Lake's successful acting career.

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  • 13. 

    Who did not star in the 1980 film "Roadie"?

    • A.

      Phil Collins

    • B.

      Deborah Harry

    • C.

      Pat Benatar

    • D.

      Meat Loaf

    Correct Answer
    A. Phil Collins
    Explanation
    Phil Collins did not star in the 1980 film "Roadie".

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  • 14. 

    What is Austin Powers' middle name?

    • A.

      James

    • B.

      Ringo

    • C.

      Danger

    • D.

      Swingin'

    Correct Answer
    C. Danger
    Explanation
    Austin Powers' middle name is Danger because it is a recurring joke in the Austin Powers movies. Throughout the films, Austin often introduces himself as "Danger is my middle name," which adds to the comedic and exaggerated nature of his character. This catchphrase has become iconic and is often associated with Austin Powers.

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  • 15. 

    What country did Austin Powers' enlarger pump come from?

    • A.

      Norway

    • B.

      Poland

    • C.

      France

    • D.

      Sweden

    Correct Answer
    D. Sweden
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Sweden. In the Austin Powers movies, Austin Powers' enlarger pump is a running gag throughout the series. It is a fictional device that is portrayed as being from Sweden. The humor in the movies often revolves around exaggerated and absurd stereotypes, and the idea of a pump for "enlargement" being associated with Sweden adds to the comedic effect.

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  • 16. 

    Why did Austin Powers punch Expedition's mother?

    • A.

      She Was Rather Manish Looking

    • B.

      She Was One Of Dr. Evil's Assassins

    • C.

      He Didn't Like Her

    • D.

      She Pointed A Gun At Him

    Correct Answer
    A. She Was Rather Manish Looking
    Explanation
    Austin Powers punched Expedition's mother because she was rather manish looking. This suggests that Austin Powers had a negative bias towards women who exhibited masculine qualities or appearance, leading him to react violently.

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  • 17. 

    Which flag does Austin Powers have painted on his car?

    • A.

      United Kingdom (Union Jack)

    • B.

      France

    • C.

      United States

    • D.

      Peace

    Correct Answer
    A. United Kingdom (Union Jack)
    Explanation
    Austin Powers, a fictional character, is known for his love for the United Kingdom and his British heritage. He is often seen wearing British-themed clothing and accessories. The Union Jack is the national flag of the United Kingdom, consisting of the flags of England, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. Therefore, it is fitting that Austin Powers would have the Union Jack painted on his car as a symbol of his British pride.

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  • 18. 

    Which of the following is not a Molly Ringwald movie?

    • A.

      The Breakfast Club

    • B.

      Maid To Order

    • C.

      Betsy's Wedding

    • D.

      Sixteen Candles

    Correct Answer
    B. Maid To Order
    Explanation
    Molly Ringwald starred in The Breakfast Club, Betsy's Wedding, and Sixteen Candles. However, she did not appear in Maid To Order.

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  • 19. 

    What 1980's movie featured a young Nicolas Cage?

    • A.

      Valley Girl

    • B.

      St. Elmo's Fire

    • C.

      Stand By Me

    • D.

      Breakfast Club

    Correct Answer
    A. Valley Girl
    Explanation
    Valley Girl is the correct answer because it is a 1980's movie that prominently features a young Nicolas Cage. The film follows the story of a teenage girl from the San Fernando Valley who falls in love with a Hollywood punk. Nicolas Cage plays the role of Randy, the love interest of the main character. The movie was released in 1983 and is known for its depiction of the 1980's Valley Girl culture.

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  • 20. 

    Which of these movies stars Calista Flockhart and Robin Williams?

    • A.

      Patch Adams

    • B.

      The Birdcage

    • C.

      Hook

    • D.

      Mrs. Doubtfire

    Correct Answer
    B. The Birdcage
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Birdcage" because this movie stars both Calista Flockhart and Robin Williams.

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  • 21. 

    Which movie did the Ramones star in?

    • A.

      Chick Magnet

    • B.

      Rock N' Roll High School

    • C.

      Class Of '77

    • D.

      Rebel Rousers

    Correct Answer
    B. Rock N' Roll High School
    Explanation
    The Ramones starred in the movie "Rock N' Roll High School."

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  • 22. 

    In which movie did Kevin Bacon make his film debut?

    • A.

      Animal House

    • B.

      Diner

    • C.

      Friday The 13th

    • D.

      Starting Over

    Correct Answer
    A. Animal House
    Explanation
    Kevin Bacon made his film debut in the movie "Animal House".

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  • 23. 

    Annette Bening plays an environmental lobbyist in which movie?

    • A.

      All The President's Men

    • B.

      The American President

    • C.

      The Presidio

    • D.

      Air Force One

    Correct Answer
    B. The American President
    Explanation
    Annette Bening plays an environmental lobbyist in the movie "The American President." This film follows the story of a widowed U.S. President who falls in love with a lobbyist while trying to navigate the challenges of his presidency. Annette Bening's character advocates for environmental issues, adding depth and conflict to the plot.

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  • 24. 

    What character does Adam Sandler play in the movie "The Wedding Singer"?

    • A.

      Robbie Hart

    • B.

      George

    • C.

      Billy Madison

    • D.

      Glen Gulia

    Correct Answer
    A. Robbie Hart
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Wedding Singer," Adam Sandler plays the character Robbie Hart. This is evident from the fact that his name is mentioned as one of the options in the given answer choices.

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  • 25. 

    Who played Austin Powers?

    • A.

      Frank Sinatra

    • B.

      Love Hewwet

    • C.

      Mike Myers

    • D.

      Joe Pesci

    Correct Answer
    C. Mike Myers
    Explanation
    Mike Myers played Austin Powers. He is a Canadian actor, comedian, and writer who is best known for his portrayal of the character Austin Powers in the Austin Powers film series. Myers' comedic talent and his ability to bring the eccentric and humorous character of Austin Powers to life made him the perfect fit for the role.

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  • 26. 

    In what movie does Seth Green play a nosy, nerdy younger brother?

    • A.

      Money Train

    • B.

      Money For Nothing

    • C.

      Mo Money Mo Problems

    • D.

      Can't Buy Me Love

    Correct Answer
    D. Can't Buy Me Love
    Explanation
    In the movie "Can't Buy Me Love," Seth Green plays the role of a nosy, nerdy younger brother. This film tells the story of a high school student who pays a popular girl to pretend to be his girlfriend, hoping it will boost his social status. Seth Green's character adds comedic elements to the movie as he interferes with his brother's plan and provides comic relief throughout the story.

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  • 27. 

    According to Bluto in "Animal House", who bombed Pearl Harbor?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      France

    • C.

      Mexico

    • D.

      China

    Correct Answer
    A. Germany
    Explanation
    In the movie "Animal House", Bluto incorrectly states that Germany bombed Pearl Harbor. This statement is meant to be humorous and highlights Bluto's ignorance and lack of knowledge about history. The actual bombing of Pearl Harbor was carried out by the Empire of Japan on December 7, 1941, which led to the United States' entry into World War II.

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  • 28. 

    What was the name of Wayne's sidekick in "Wayne's World"?

    • A.

      Sam Garthton

    • B.

      Pete Heterman

    • C.

      Garth Algar

    • D.

      Robbie Williams

    Correct Answer
    C. Garth Algar
    Explanation
    Garth Algar is the correct answer because he is the name of Wayne's sidekick in "Wayne's World". In the movie, Garth Algar is portrayed as Wayne Campbell's best friend and co-host of their public access television show. He is known for his nerdy appearance, drumming skills, and his catchphrase "Party on, Wayne!" Garth Algar's character was played by actor Dana Carvey in the "Wayne's World" films.

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  • 29. 

    What toy does Arnold Schwarzenegger's son want in the movie "Jingle All the Way"?

    • A.

      Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle

    • B.

      Turbo Man

    • C.

      Oscar Mayer Man

    • D.

      Mechanic Car Man

    Correct Answer
    B. Turbo Man
    Explanation
    In the movie "Jingle All the Way," Arnold Schwarzenegger's son wants a toy called Turbo Man. This toy is the desired item that the son hopes to receive for Christmas.

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  • 30. 

    For which 1982 film did Jessica Lange win an Oscar?

    • A.

      Tootsie

    • B.

      Frances

    • C.

      Blue Sky

    • D.

      King Kong

    Correct Answer
    A. Tootsie
    Explanation
    Jessica Lange won an Oscar for her role in the 1982 film "Tootsie." In the film, she played the character of Julie Nichols, a struggling actress. Lange's performance was highly praised and she received critical acclaim for her portrayal. Her win at the Oscars solidified her status as a talented and versatile actress in the industry.

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