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Regarded by many as the King of Hollywood, Clark Gable won the Best Actor Oscar for his role in which of the following movies?
a. Mutiny on the Bounty
b. It Happened One Night
c. The Misfits
d. Gone with the Wind
It Happened One Night - Awarded in 1934.
As of 2014, what is the most academy awards won by a woman?
8 - Edith Head has won eight Oscars, all for Costume Design.
Which of the following films won the Best Picture Oscar in 1992?
a. The Crying Game
c. Scent of a Woman
d. A Few Good Men
Unforgiven - Unforgiven was produced and directed by Clint Eastwood.
Which actor has NOT won an Academy Award for Best Actor?
a. Jack Lemmon
b. Marlon Brando
c. Sean Penn
d. Anthony Quinn
Anthony Quinn - Anthony Quinn was nominated twice, but never won an Award for Best Actor.
For his role as Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle in the movie "The French Connection," who won the Best Actor Oscar in 1977?
a. Tony Lo Bianco
b. Fernando Rey
c. Gene Hackman
d. Roy Scheider
Gene Hackman - Gene has been nominated for five Academy Awards during his career and won two.
Which of the following movies did NOT win a Best Picture Oscar during the seventies?
a. Annie Hall
b. Taxi Driver
c. Midnight Cowboy
d. The Godfather - Part II
Taxi Driver - Taxi driver was nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, but did not win.
As of 2014, how many times has Robin Williams been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor?
3 - He has never won the Best Actor Award but did receive the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Good Will Hunting in 1997.
Receiving the Best Picture Oscar in 2013, who starred as Solomon Northup in the movie "12 Years a Slave"?
a. Dwight Henry
b. Chris Chalk
c. Chiwetel Ejiofor
d. Cameron Zeigler
Chiwetel Ejiofor - The film won three Academy Awards.
Which war film has won a Best Picture Academy Award?
a. The Bridge on the River Kwai
b. Full Metal Jacket
c. Black Hawk Down
d. Saving Private Ryan
The Bridge on the River Kwai - Won in 1957.
The record for the most Academy Awards won by a single film is shared by "The Lord of the Rings - The Return of the King," "Titanic" and which other movie?
c. The Ten Commandments
d. All About Eve
Ben-Hur - As of 2014, the record is eleven awards, which Ben-Hur won in 1959.
As of 2014, which director has won the most directing awards with four?
a. John Ford
b. Stanley Kubrick
c. Alfred Hitchcock
d. Steven Spielberg
John Ford - Ford died of stomach cancer in 1973 at the age of 79.
Which movie from the 1930s did NOT win an Academy Award for Best Picture?
a. Grand Hotel
b. It Happened One Night
c. Gone With the Wind
d. The Wizard of Oz
The Wizard of Oz - The Wizard of Oz was not a box office success when it was initially released.
Which of the following actresses does not have two Best Actress Academy Awards?
a. Bette Davis
b. Sally Field
c. Cate Blanchett
d. Ingrid Bergman
Cate Blanchett - As of 2014, Katharine Hepburn holds the record at four.
Which of the following movies starring Sylvester Stallone won an Academy Award for Best Picture?
c. First Blood
d. Judge Dredd
Rocky - Won in 1976.
Who won a Best Actress Award for her role as a magical nanny in the movie "Mary Poppins" in 1964?
a. Julie Andrews
b. Meryl Streep
c. Audrey Hepburn
d. Judy Garland
Julie Andrews - The film received thirteen Academy Award nominations.
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