Pop Culture Trivia Questions #60Free Trivia Questions - Printable Trivia
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Director Christopher Nolan directed the 2008 superhero film, "The Dark Knight". Which other Batman film did Christopher direct?
a. Batman Returns
b. Batman Begins
d. Batman Forever
Batman Begins - Nolan also directed the 2012 film, The Dark Knight Rises.
Nicknamed "The King," which American professional golfer was the first to win over $1 million in a single year?
a. Arnold Palmer
b. Gary Player
c. Tiger Woods
d. Jack Nicklaus
Arnold Palmer - Palmer was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1974.
How many stones does a player have at the beginning of a backgammon game?
15 - Backgammon was first played approximately 5000 years ago.
First released in 1940, which animated Disney film features the song, "When You Wish Upon a Star"?
b. Lady and the Tramp
d. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Pinocchio - Pinocchio was a box office disaster when it was first released.
Landing her first female lead in the 1991 film "The Man in the Moon," who had a guest appearance on hit TV sitcom "Friends" as Rachel's Sister?
a. Gwyneth Paltrow
b. Kate Hudson
c. Reese Witherspoon
d. Sarah Michelle Gellar
Reese Witherspoon - Centered on a circle of friends living in Manhattan, Friends ran for 10 seasons.
Which American singer sang the 1967 Bond theme song, "You Only Live Twice"?
a. Lana Del Rey
b. Petula Clark
d. Nancy Sinatra
Nancy Sinatra - Nancy posed for Playboy in the May 1995 at the age of 54.
What was the name of Kirsten Dunst's character in the 2000 teen comedy film, "Bring it On"?
b. Missy Pantone
c. Big Red
d. Torrance Shipman
Torrance Shipman - Kirsten's character is the captain of the high school's cheerleading squad.
For her role as Daisy Werthan in the 1989 film "Driving Miss Daisy," who is the oldest woman to receive the Best Actress Academy Award (2015)?
a. Ethel Griffies
b. Jessica Tandy
c. Tippi Hedren
d. Maureen Stapleton
Jessica Tandy - Jessica died on September 11th, 1994 at the age of 85.
Who played the role of Kenneth "Hutch" Hutchinson in the 1970s American TV series "Starsky and Hutch"?
a. Bernie Hamilton
b. Antonio Fargas
c. Paul Michael Glaser
d. David Soul
David Soul - Starsky and Hutch was aired between April 30, 1975 and May 15, 1979.
Entering the charts in January of 1964, "I Want to Hold Your Hand" was the Beatles' first number one Billboard hit in the US. What was the Beatles' first number one hit on the "Record Retailer" chart in the UK?
a. She Loves You
b. From Me to You
c. Please Please Me
d. I Want to Hold Your Hand
From Me to You - 'From Me to You' reached number one on the Record Retailer chart on May 2nd, 1963.
Directed by Tim Burton, in which 1996 science fiction film do we see Tom Jones playing himself?
a. Mars Attacks
b. Star Trek - First Contact
c. Star Command
d. Independence Day
Mars Attacks - Jack Nicholson played the role of President James Dale in the film.
Created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett, in what year did Sesame Street make its US debut?
1969 - As of 2015, Sesame Street has won 159 Emmy Awards and 8 Grammy Awards.
In Elton John's 1972 hit song "Rocket Man," which planet is "Cold as Hell"?
Mars - The song is from Elton John's 1972 album Honky Chateau.
Which actor played the role of Lieutenant Commander Philip Francis Queeg in the 1954 film, "The Caine Mutiny"?
a. Fred MacMurray
b. Jose Ferrer
c. Van Johnson
d. Humphrey Bogart
Humphrey Bogart - The Caine Mutiny was the second highest-grossing US film of 1954.
Making its debut in November 1999, which famous boxing match was spoofed by "Rock-em Sock-em's missing ear" in the movie "Toy Story 2"?
a. Tyson vs. Holyfield
b. Ali vs. Frazier
c. Hagler vs. Hearns
d. Ward vs. Gatti
Tyson vs. Holyfield - Known as 'The Bite Fight', the fight saw Mike Tyson bite off part of Holyfield's ear.
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