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Louis B. Mayer - The Awards are organized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.Whose idea was it to start the Academy Awards?

a. Gary Barber
b. Howard Dietz
c. Louis B. Mayer
d. Roger Birnbaum


1929 - The Awards are now televised in over 100 different countries.When were the Academy Awards first handed out?

a. 1949
b. 1942
c. 1929
d. 1935


Wings - This silent movie was about World War I Pilots.Which film won the very first Academy Award for Best Picture?

a. Cimarron
b. The Big House
c. Wings
d. The Patriot


Jodie Foster - Jodie Foster won the award for her role in the movie 'The Silence of the Lamb'.Who won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 1991?

a. Jodie Foster
b. Kate Winslet
c. Demi Moore
d. Christy Brown


Forest Gump - This movie earned Tom the award in 1995.Which film earned Tom Hanks an Academy award for Best Actor?

a. Big
b. Forest Gump
c. Splash
d. Cast Away


Rob Marshall - This movie was a musical that starred Richard Gere and Catherine Zeta-Jones.Chicago won the Academy for Best Picture. Who directed this huge hit?

a. Roman Polanski
b. Clint Eastwood
c. Rob Marshall
d. Martin Scorsese


Adrien Brody - Adrien was 29 when he won the award for his role in 'The Pianist'.Who was the youngest person to win an Academy Award for Best Actor?

a. Michael Caine
b. Nicolas Cage
c. James Stewart
d. Adrien Brody


Thomas Fowler - Caine won this award for his part in the movie 'The Quiet American'.Which role won Michael Caine an Academy Award for Best Actor?

a. Thomas Fowler
b. Scrooge
c. Jake Mellows
d. Pierre Brossard


No Country for Old Men - This movie starred Tommy Lee Jones and Josh Brolin.Which movie won the Academy for Best Picture in 2007?

a. Babel
b. No Country for Old Men
c. The Queen
d. Little Miss Sunshine


Jessica Tandy - Jessica was 80 when she won the award for her part in 'Driving Miss Daisy'.Who was the oldest person to win the Academy for Best Leading Actress?

a. Elizabeth Taylor
b. Meryl Streep
c. Katherine Hepburn
d. Jessica Tandy


Marlee Martin - Marlee was 21 years old when she won the award.Who was the youngest person to win the Academy for Best Actress?

a. Joan Fontaine
b. Julie Christie
c. Marlee Martin
d. Grace Kelly


Henry Fonda - This made Henry the oldest person to win this award.Who was 76 years old when they won the Academy Award for Best Leading Actor?

a. Jeff Bridges
b. Jack Nicolson
c. Henry Fonda
d. Paul Newman


Rooster Cogburn - John also played the part of Rooster in the sequel called 'Rooster Cogburn'.Which role won John Wayne an academy award?

a. John Elder
b. Rooster Cogburn
c. Sam McCord
d. Cole Thornton


Colin Firth - Colin won the Academy Award for Best Actor for this role.Who played the part of the King in the Academy Award winning movie the King's Speech?

a. Tom Hanks
b. Ben Affleck
c. Colin Firth
d. Jean Dujardin


The Hurt Locker - This movie was directed by Kathryn Bigelow.Which movie starring Jeremy Renner, Brian Geraghty and Anthony Mackie won the Academy Award for Best Picture?

a. The Hurt Locker
b. District Nine
c. Milk
d. An Education




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