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What 1979 movie starring Tom Cruise is based on the bestselling
autobiography of Vietnam War veteran Ron Kovic?
a. Born on the Fourth of July
c. Midnight Express
d. Rain Man
Born on the Fourth of July - Born on the Fourth of July won two Academy Awards for Best Director and
Best Film Editing.
Who was the first African American to win an Oscar for Best
Actor in 1963?
a. James Earl Jones
b. Richard Pryor
c. Denzel Washington
d. Sidney Poitier
Sidney Poitier - For his role in Lilies of the Field.
In the 1967 comedy-drama film "The Graduate", where do Mrs.
Robinson and Benjamin Braddock carry on their affair?
a. Taft Hotel
b. Hotel Augustin
c. Rogers Motel
d. L.A. Regal Hotel
Taft Hotel - The film is based on the 1963 novel The Graduate by Charles Webb.
Who starred in and directed "Dances With Wolves"?
a. Clint Eastwood
b. Kevin Spacey
c. Kevin Bacon
d. Kevin Costner
Kevin Costner - Dances With Wolves won seven Academy Awards including Best Picture.
In "The Three Amigos", whose character shoots "The Invisible
a. Chevy Chase
b. Steve Martin
c. Bill Murray
d. Martin Short
Chevy Chase - The screenplay was written by Lorne Michaels, Steve Martin, and Randy Newman.
What 1994 movie depicts the story of Mickey and Mallory who are
lovers and mass murderers?
b. Death Proof
c. Reservoir Dogs
d. Natural Born Killers
Natural Born Killers - Natural Born Killers was named the eighth most controversial movie of all time by
Entertainment Weekly in 2006.
Who created the special effects for "Dawn of the Dead", "Day of
the Dead" and "Friday the 13th"?
a. Tom Sullivan
b. Rick Baker
c. Ted Raimi
d. Tom Savini
Tom Savini - Savini also directed the 1990 remake of Night of the Living Dead.
What 1987 drama film starred Joan Jett and Michael J. Fox?
a. Bright lights big City
b. Light of Day
c. City Lights
d. The Night the Lights went out in Georgia
Light of Day - Fox and Jett play a brother and sister who are members in a rock band.
Which movie has Christain Slater not been a part of?
a. Bed of Roses
b. Young Guns
c. Robin Hood
d. Young Guns II
Young Guns - Slater made his film debut in The Postman Always Rings Twice.
Which of the following actors did not appear in the movie
a. Sissy Spacek
b. Willem Dafoe
c. James Coburn
d. Jason Robards
Jason Robards - Affliction tells the story of Wade Whitehouse, a small-town policeman living in New
In 1995, who won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role
in "Bullets Over Broadway"?
a. Uma Thurman
b. Jennifer Tilly
c. Dianne Wiest
d. Helen Mirren
Dianne Wiest - Wiest also won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Hannah and Her Sisters in
In the 1983 movie "Terms of Endearment", what did Shirley
MacLaine's character Aurora order to drink on her first date with Jack Nicholson?
a. Harvey Wallbanger
b. Bloody Mary
c. Wild Turkey Bourbon
Wild Turkey Bourbon - The movie won five Academy Awards, including Best Picture.
Which Movie featured the comedians Robin Williams, Bobcat
Goldthwait and Adam Sandler?
a. Police Academy
b. Wayne's World
c. Caddy Shack
d. Shakes the Clown
Shakes the Clown - Bobcat Goldthwait wrote and directed the movie.
In the movie "Spaceballs", what is the species of John Candy's
Mog - The movie's plot and characters parody the original Star Wars trilogy.
What 1979 movie tells the story of Captain Willard who is sent
on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade US colonel?
a. Apocalypse Now
b. Full Metal Jacket
c. The Deer Hunter
d. Red Dawn
Apocalypse Now - Apocalypse Now was directed and produced by Francis Ford Coppola.
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