[14 January 2018]
Hungry Hungry Hemsworths
Genre – Chris, Luke and Liam licence themselves for a board game when acting dries up
We Thor’t Of A Clever Pun But Decided To Keep It Loki
Genre – Liam Hemsworth plays Chris Hemsworth’s brother Luke in a body swap comedy with ghosts
One Out Of Three Ain’t Bad
Genre – Slightly depressing documentary about the Hemsworth brothers
The Special Round Shoulda Been About Hiddleston
Genre – Self-explanatory really
Thor And His Expendable Brothers
Genre – Generic blockbuster
Thor A-Heard A Rush Of Wind
Genre – Super gran who whips Thor’s arse
Mocking Thor: That’s Just Loki
Genre – Homoerotic futuristic rom com
And The Oscar For Shittiest Team Name Goes To..
Genre – Thriller
ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the name of the theme park in Jurassic World?
2. What is the name of the main British secret agent in Dr No?
3. How many Bridget Jones films have been made to date?
4. What colour is Paddington’s uncle’s hat in the film of the same name?
5. Who directed Dunkirk?
6. Who played the role of Captain Phillips in the film of the same name?
7. What is the name of Hercules’ love interest in the Disney animated film of the same name?
MEG / MEGARA
8. The following quote is from which film, “Roads? Where we’re going we don’t need roads”?
BACK TO THE FUTURE
9. The characters Jack, Danny and Wendy Torrance all appear in which film?
10. How many members make up The Avengers central team in the film of the same name?
SIX (Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, The Hulk, Black Widow, Hawkeye)
ROUND II: Filming [The Hemsworths]
1. Chris Hemsworth plays the father of which original series character in Star Trek? Leonard McCoy? Spock? James Kirk?
2. What is the subtitle of the sequel to Snow White And The Huntsman? Origins? Winter’s War? And The Ice Queen?
3. Who directed In The Heart Of The Sea? Ron Howard? Justin Kurzel? Peter Weir?
4. How many friends visit the cabin in The Cabin In The Woods? 4? 5? 6?
5. What was the main poster tagline for the 2012 remake of Red Dawn? Welcome to the home of the brave? Ready for enemies, foreign and domestic? Desperate times call for desperate measures?
WELCOME TO THE HOME OF THE BRAVE
6. Which of the following did not star in Paranoia with Liam Hemsworth in 2013? Harrison Ford? Gary Oldman? Samuel L Jackson?
SAMUEL L JACKSON
7. How many directors worked on The Hunger Games saga? 2? 3? 4?
TWO (Gary Ross / Francis Lawrence)
8. What is the name of the agency set up by the UN in Independence Day: Resurgence? United Space Defense? Earth Defense Force? Earth Space Defense?
EARTH SPACE DEFENSE
9. In Rush, which Formula One team does Hunt join when Fittipaldi leaves? Ferrari? Lotus? McLaren?
10. Luke Hemsworth cameos as an Asgardian actor playing Thor in Thor: Ragnarok. True or False?
ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Martin Sheen cameos as his character from Apocalypse Now in which Charlie Sheen film?
HOT SHOTS! PART DEUX
2. The following quote is from which film, “Nothing shocks me, I’m a scientist”?
INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM
3. Who directed Pride & Prejudice (2005), Atonement and Pan?
4. The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou was released in which year?
5. Who played the role of Odysseus in Troy?
6. How many people do we see Ripley kill in The Talented Mr Ripley?
THREE (Dickie / Freddie / Peter)
7. The following is the poster tagline for which 2007 film, “Big cops. Small Town. Moderate violence”?
8. Which film starred Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Carrie Coon and Ben Affleck?
9. What is the full title of Clint Eastwood’s Sully, starring Tom Hanks?
SULLY: MIRACLE ON THE HUDSON
10. The Truman Show, 12 Years A Slave and Straight Outta Compton all featured which actor?
ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. What is the subtitle for Ghost In The Shell 2? Inhuman? Interference? Innocence?
2. Who played the lead roles in Brian De Palma’s 1989 film Casualties Of War? Sean Penn & Michael J Fox? Patrick Swayze & Tim Robbins? Matthew Broderick & Emilio Estevez?
SEAN PENN & MICHAEL J FOX
3. Which of the following Disney animated films has yet to receive a live-action remake? Cinderella? Alice In Wonderland? Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs?
SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS
4. Which of the following did not appear in The Assassination Of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford? Sam Rockwell? Ben Foster? Jeremy Renner?
5. Carol, starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara, was released in which year? 2015? 2016? 2017?
6. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “Party like a mother?” Big Momma’s House 2? Rough Night? Bad Moms?
7. What event uncovers Mothra’s egg in Mothra vs Godzilla? Typhoon? Earthquake? A nuclear bomb test?
8. The giant bronze statue of Talos attacks the lead characters in which of the following films based on Greek mythology? Jason And The Argonauts? Immortals? Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief?
JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS
9. Who directed Boyhood? Doug Liman? Ron Howard? Richard Linklater?
10. John Williams has composed musical scores for all but three Steven Spielberg films to date. True or False?
TRUE (The Colour Purple, Bridge Of Spies, Ready Player One)
BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Out Of Africa / Death Becomes Her / Artificial Intelligence / Doubt
Poster: The Deer Hunter
Actor: Meryl Streep