Free Printable Trivia Questions and Answers, Trivia Games and Other Resources for the Trivia Buff




1950s Classic Movies Trivia Quiz II

Free Trivia Questions - Printable Trivia

Position your cursor over the question mark found beside each question for the answer.

Nacio Herb Reed - The song was featured in many other movies, such as 'Legal Eagles' and 'A Clockwork Orange'.Who wrote the music for the hit song "Singin' in the Rain" from the famous 1952 musical?

An architect - The movie was made after a TV series and a stage play.What was the occupation of the character played by Henry Fonda in the 1957 film "12 Angry Men"?

Thailand - The director of the movie, David Lean, almost died on the set of the film. He was saved from drowning in the river by Geoffrey Horne.Which country does the action take place in the movie "The Bridge on the River Kwai"?

Alfred Hitchcock - The film was spoofed and referenced numerous times, notably in The Simpsons, The Flintstones and CSI.Who directed the 1954 thriller "Rear window"?

Burt Lancaster - Burt Lancaster scored 19 on the American Film Institute's list of greatest male actors of all time.Who plays J. J. Hunsecker in "Sweet Smell of Success"?

The Wisdom of Eve - The novel was supposedly based on an actress named Elizabeth Bergner, who experienced a rather similar occurrence.The film "All About Eve", featuring Marilyn Monroe, is based on a short story. What is the title of the story?

Ben-Hur - Only Titanic and Lord of the Rings have repeated the winning streak.Which movie was the first one to win 11 Academy Awards?

San Francisco - Alfred Hitchcock made great films, but he was known to be a difficult to work with.Where does the action in the movie "Vertigo" take place?

Sabrina - Humphrey Bogart, on the other hand, was very unhappy during the filming of the movie.Name the movie set where Audrey Hepburn and William Holden are rumored to have started a love affair.

The Searchers - American Film Institute named the movie the Greatest American Western of all time in 2008.What film tells a story of Ethan Edwards, played by John Wayne, searching for his niece?

Yo-yo - The movie was released less than a month before Dean's fatal car accident.In the movie, "Rebel Without a Cause", Judy describing Jim says, "I bet you're a real..."?

Touch of Evil - Welles himself stars in the movie as the corrupt police officer Hank Quinlan.In the movie, "Ed Wood" by Tim Burton, the character Orson Welles says, "I'm supposed to direct a thriller for Universal. They want Charlton Heston to play a Mexican!". What movie is he referring to?

A Faithful Hussar - The actress singing the song was Kubrick's wife, Christiana Kubrick.What is the song sung by a young woman towards the end of "Paths of Glory"?

Deaf and dumb - Witnesses would play 'deaf and dumb' to cover for Johnny, the local mobster.What does the phrase "D and D" mean ("On the Waterfront")?

Cocker spaniel - Lady was voiced by Barbara Luddy, but Bill Thompson voiced four characters - Bulldog, Dachsie, Jock, Joe, and the policeman.What breed of dog was Lady in "Lady and the Tramp"?

Printable Trivia Questions
Click Here To Print This Quiz




Share this site with others

Y! MyWeb



Free trivia games



  Site Contents

Trivia Home
Trivia Questions Index
Daily Trivia Challenge
Daily Trivia Contest
Movie Quiz Challenge
TriviaChamp Blog
Id In Three Trivia
Topic Sleuth Trivia
Wordsearch Games
Fun Online Pranks
Christmas Fun Pages
Halloween Fun Pages
Thanksgiving Fun Pages
Pub Quiz Sheets
Video Trivia Games
Weird Trivia Facts
Add a Trivia Game
Leave Feedback
Privacy Policy
Site Map

  Trivia Categories

General Trivia
Pop Culture Trivia Questions E86
September 2017 Current Events Quiz
General Knowledge Trivia Questions E122
2017 Pop Culture Trivia Questions II
Pop Culture Trivia Questions E85
More ...
Movie Trivia
Movie Trivia Questions E48
2017 Movie Actor Matchup Quiz
Sci Fi Movie Trivia Questions E5
2017 Movie Trivia Questions
2010s Movie Trivia Questions E4
More ...
TV Shows Trivia
2017 TV Shows Quiz
The Simpsons Trivia Quiz
TV Show Trivia Questions E18
SNL Characters Trivia Quiz
British Sitcoms Trivia Quiz
More ...
Music Trivia
2017 Song Artist Matchup Quiz
Classic Rock Trivia Questions E6
2017 Pop Music Quiz
Members Band Matchup Quiz
Music Trivia Questions E44
More ...
History Trivia
History Trivia Questions E37
What Happened First Trivia Quiz E4
Kids History Trivia Questions
World War I Trivia Questions E2
What Happened First Trivia Quiz III
More ...
Geography Trivia
Geography Trivia Questions E29
State Motto Matchup Quiz
British Cities Trivia Quiz III
United States Geography Quiz E6
United States Geography Quiz E5
More ...
Science Trivia
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz E5
Science Trivia Questions E31
Science Trivia Questions E30
Science Trivia Questions E29
Science Trivia Questions E28
More ...
Sports Trivia
2017 Sports Trivia Questions
Sports Trivia Questions E30
Baseball Trivia Questions E6
Olympic Team Sports Trivia Quiz
Olympic British Stars Trivia Quiz
More ...
Kids Trivia
Kids Trivia Questions E32
Disney Movie Trivia Questions E9
Kids Fun And Games Trivia Quiz III
Disney Movie Trivia Questions E7
Kids Fun And Games Trivia Quiz II
More ...
Language Trivia
Collective Terms Trivia Quiz II
Collective Terms Trivia Quiz
Languages Trivia Quiz
Language And Wordplay Quiz
Words And Wordplay Trivia Quiz
More ...
Literature Trivia
British Literature Trivia Quiz
Arts And Literature Trivia Questions E15
Literature Trivia Questions E9
Arts And Literature Trivia Questions E14
William Shakespeare Trivia Quiz II
More ...
Animal Trivia
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz E5
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz E4
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz III
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz II
Animals and Nature Trivia Quiz
More ...
Misc. Trivia
Zombies Trivia Quiz
Beer Country Matchup Quiz
Food And Drink Trivia Quiz E18
Food And Drink Trivia Quiz E17
Christmas Trivia Quiz Questions E6
More ...