Cinema City Quiz #248

[17 November 2019]


Winning Team:
The Green 1.6km
Genre – Like the green mile but different

Runners Up:
Carrie On Doctor Sleep
Genre – Bawdy comedy about people with telekinetic and telepathic powers
Street Shiter XVI
Genre – Comedy
Children Of The Quorn
Genre – Zealous underage vegetarians in a small town kill all the adult meat-eaters


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the title of the sequel to Mission: Impossible?
MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 2
2. What colour is Toothless in How To Train Your Dragon?
BLACK
3. Jack Nicholson, Jared Leto, Heath Ledger and Joaquin Phoenix have all played which character?
THE JOKER
4. The flux capacitor is from which film?
BACK TO THE FUTURE
5. Who played the lead role in School Of Rock?
JACK BLACK
6. Angelina Jolie played Maleficent in a reimagining of which Disney film?
SLEEPING BEAUTY
7. The following quote is from which film, “We are from the planet Duplo and we’re here to destroy you”?
THE LEGO MOVIE
8. Who directed Nixon, JFK and W?
OLIVER STONE
9. What is the subtitle of the fourth Harry Potter film?
AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE
10. The Terminator was released in which year?
1984

ROUND II: Filming [Stephen King Films]
1. What is the name of Jack Nicholson’s character in The Shining? Danny? Dick? Jack?
JACK
2. Misery was released in which year? 1988? 1990? 1993?
1990
3. What is Andy Dufresne imprisoned for in The Shawshank Redemption? Tax evasion? Murder? Robbery?
MURDER
4. Who plays the older version of Gordie in Stand By Me? Richard Dreyfuss? Matthew Modine? Tom Hanks?
RICHARD DREYFUSS
5. What is the name of Bill’s younger brother in It? Georgie? Ben? Richie?
GEORGIE
6. Who directed Carrie? John Carpenter? Brian De Palma? Robert Altman?
BRIAN DE PALMA
7. How many officers work on death row in The Green Mile? 3? 5? 8?
FIVE (Paul, Brutus, Dean, Harry, Percy)
8. Which of the following did not appear in Dreamcatcher? Giovanni Ribisi? Tom Sizemore? Donnie Wahlberg?
GIOVANNI RIBISI
9. The following quote is from which film, “All great achievements arose from dissatisfaction. It is the desire to do better, to dig deeper that propels a civilisation to greatness”? Children Of The Corn? Apt Pupil? The Lawnmower Man?
APT PUPIL
10. Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey were initially cast in the opposite roles they ended up playing in The Dark Tower – with Elba as the man in black and McConaughey as the gunslinger – but this was changed a month before filming began. True or False?
FALSE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Which film featured Bill Murray, Sam Rockwell, Matt LeBlanc, Tim Curry, Lucy Liu and Drew Barrymore?
CHARLIE’S ANGELS
2. Treebeard first appears in which of the Lord Of The Rings films?
THE TWO TOWERS
3. Patrick Bateman is the main character in which film?
AMERICAN PSYCHO
4. How many films has Alex Garland directed (excluding Dredd)?
TWO
5. Including the prequel trilogy and the remake, how many Planet Of The Apes films have been made to date?
NINE
6. The following quote is from which film, “As head of security it is my job to keep you alive. I will not succeed. Not with all of you. If you wish to survive, you have to cultivate a strong mental attitude, you have to obey the rules”?
AVATAR
7. Who plays the narrator in Disney’s Hercules?
CHARLTON HESTON
8. Christopher Lee, Tom Baker, Karel Roden and Rhys Ifans have all played which character?
RASPUTIN
9. What is the name of the kid that turns into Shazam in the film of the same name?
BILLY BATSON
10. What are the four playing pieces in Jumanji? (one point per correct answer)
CROCODILE / MONKEY / RHINO / ELEPHANT

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. The London premiere of which 2010 film was cancelled due to a volcano eruption in Iceland? Toy Story 3? Iron Man 2? Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief?
IRON MAN 2
2. Who wrote the scores for Predator, Back To The Future, Forrest Gump and Super Mario Bros? Alan Silvestri? James Horner? Patrick Doyle?
ALAN SILVESTRI
3. What is the name of the remote town in Cars? Radiator Springs? Tailpipe Valley? Muffler Falls?
RADIATOR SPRINGS
4. How many films make up the Jackie Chan Police Story series? 9? 13? 17?
NINE (Police Story, PS2, PS3: Super Cop, Once A Cop, Crime Story, PS4: First Strike, New PS, PS 2013, Bleeding Steel)
5. What did Steven Spielberg direct after Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom? The Color Purple? Empire Of The Sun? Always?
THE COLOR PURPLE
6. Which of the following did not feature Guy Pearce? The Time Machine? The Count Of Monte Cristo? Amazing Grace?
AMAZING GRACE
7. Julia Roberts played the role of Vivian Ward in which film? Eat Pray Love? Pretty Woman? Ocean’s Eleven?
PRETTY WOMAN
8. Watchmen was released in which year? 2005? 2009? 2014?
2009
9. The following quote is from which film, “I feel really awake. I don’t recall ever feeling this awake, you know? Everything looks different now”? Thelma & Louise? Enemy Of The State? Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind?
THELMA & LOUISE
10. Logan was filmed entirely in Australia. True or False?
FALSE

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Donnie Darko / Adaptation / Frank / The Dark Knight
Poster: Mona Lisa Smile
Actor: Maggie Gyllenhaal