Wow247 Quiz Of 2014

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50 questions covering music, film and pop culture


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was named Best Actor at the 2014 Oscars?
    • A. 

      Matthew McConaughey

    • B. 

      Leonardo DiCaprio

    • C. 

      Christian Bale

  • 2. 
    What position did U2's Apple-promoted album Songs Of Innocence debut in the UK album charts?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

  • 3. 
    What was the name of Ben Affleck's character in David Fincher's Gone Girl?
    • A. 

      Rick Delaney

    • B. 

      Nick Dunne

    • C. 

      Dick Cahill

  • 4. 
    At the Glasgow Commonwealth games opening ceremony, what traditional Scottish food did John Barrowman dance with?
    • A. 

      Tunnock's Tea Cakes

    • B. 

      Haggis

    • C. 

      Battered Mars Bars

  • 5. 
    Which film was the highest grossing of 2014, raking in over $1 billion worldwide?
    • A. 

      Guardians Of The Galaxy

    • B. 

      Transformers: Age Of Extinction

    • C. 

      X Men: Days of Future Past

  • 6. 
    To what film of 2014 did the BBFC rating warn of 'dangerous behaviour, mild threat, innuendo, infrequent mild bad language'?
    • A. 

      Guardians of the Galaxy

    • B. 

      Paddington

    • C. 

      Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Movie

  • 7. 
    Which rapper opened the FIFA World Cup in Brazil?
    • A. 

      Pitbull

    • B. 

      DMX

    • C. 

      Dr Dre

  • 8. 
    Whose Twitter account featured the most retweeted photo of all time this year?
    • A. 

      Barack Obama

    • B. 

      Ellen DeGeneres

    • C. 

      Kim Kardashian

  • 9. 
    Which song was the most streamed track on Spotify this year?
    • A. 

      'Summer' by Calvin Harris

    • B. 

      'Rather Be' by Clean Bandit

    • C. 

      'Happy' by Pharell Williams

  • 10. 
    Which of these albums was NOT nominated for this year's Mercury Prize?
    • A. 

      FKA Twigs - LP1

    • B. 

      Jungle - Jungle

    • C. 

      Morrissey - World Peace is None of Your Business

  • 11. 
    Which Star Wars stalwart suffered a broken ankle during filming with J.J. Abrams for the latest trilogy?
    • A. 

      Harrison Ford

    • B. 

      Carrie Fisher

    • C. 

      Mark Hamill

  • 12. 
    What was the name of Ricky Gervais' character in Muppets Most Wanted?
    • A. 

      Rupert Villain

    • B. 

      Dominic Badguy

    • C. 

      William Shadyman

  • 13. 
    Who picked up the best actor award at the British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs)?
    • A. 

      Benedict Cumberbatch for 'The Imitation Game'

    • B. 

      Timothy Spall for 'Mr. Turner'

    • C. 

      Brendan Gleeson for 'Calvary'

  • 14. 
    Arnold Schwarzenegger announced his return to the Terminator franchise, with a new release titled:
    • A. 

      Redempshun

    • B. 

      Resurexion

    • C. 

      Genisys

  • 15. 
    Aphex Twin released his album Syro this year. How long had it been since the previous 'Aphex Twin' release?
    • A. 

      6 years

    • B. 

      9 years

    • C. 

      13 years

  • 16. 
    True Detective saw the pairing of Matthew McConaughey with which other Hollywood star?
    • A. 

      John Goodman

    • B. 

      Woody Harrelson

    • C. 

      George Clooney

  • 17. 
    Which heavy metal act headlined Glastonbury Festival?
    • A. 

      Rammstein

    • B. 

      Slipknot

    • C. 

      Metallica

  • 18. 
    Which pop star removed her entire back catalogue from Spotify?
    • A. 

      Britney Spears

    • B. 

      Taylor Swift

    • C. 

      Lorde

  • 19. 
    In ghostly TV drama Remember Me, which seaside town was associated with the terrifying phantom?
    • A. 

      Bridlington

    • B. 

      Scarborough

    • C. 

      Skegness

  • 20. 
    Which popular movie series announced a surprise fourth instalment in November?
    • A. 

      Toy Story

    • B. 

      The Matrix

    • C. 

      The Godfather

  • 21. 
    In cinematic blockbuster Guardians Of The Galaxy, what was 'Groot'?
    • A. 

      A dangerous, completely literal alien

    • B. 

      A talking, sentient tree

    • C. 

      A raccoon bounty hunter after a big payday

  • 22. 
    Which comedian prompted an explosive social media feud when he attacked "moronic, liberal back-slapping" on panel shows?
    • A. 

      Frankie Boyle

    • B. 

      Andrew Lawrence

    • C. 

      Mark Watson

  • 23. 
    Which veteran music act topped a poll of best cover versions back in October?
    • A. 

      The Stranglers

    • B. 

      Soft Cell

    • C. 

      Pet Shop Boys

  • 24. 
    Which song did artists including One Direction, Kylie Minogue and Pharrell Williams cover in a special BBC charity video?
    • A. 

      God Only Knows

    • B. 

      Perfect Day

    • C. 

      Do They Know It's Christmas?

  • 25. 
    Billy Bob Thornton's character in the Fargo TV series could be best described as...?
    • A. 

      A frustrated insurance salesman

    • B. 

      A corrupt detective

    • C. 

      A hitman

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