Cinema City Film Quiz #203

[03 December 2017]


Winning Team:
Clear & Present Frasier
Genre – Thriller starring Kelsey Grammer

Runners Up:
Terry’s Cockwork Orange 2: Never Stop Popping… With Sexy Results
Genre – Ex-England manager Terry Venables mistakes some Viagra for popping candy whilst lying on a sunbed
Red, White & Blue Velvet
Genre – David Lynch’s disturbing take on the dark underbelly of Brexit
Man Of Blue Steel
Genre – Manly men in steel sundries
White Quizmas
Genre – Cartel documentary


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the title of the sequel to Daddy’s Home?
DADDY’S HOME 2
2. Who played the lead role in Groundhog Day?
BILL MURRAY
3. Which South American country does Paddington come from in the film of the same name?
PERU
4. What is the title of the first sequel to Star Trek (2009)?
STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS
5. How many members make up the Parr family in The Incredibles?
FIVE
6. Who directed Fantastic Mr Fox?
WES ANDERSON
7. The following quote is from which Jurassic Park film, “I read both of your books. I liked the first one more – before you were on the island – you liked dinosaurs back then”?
JURASSIC PARK III
8. What is the name of the lead character in Despicable Me?
GRU
9. The Nakatomi Plaza is the central location for which 1988 action film?
DIE HARD
10. What was the title of the 2015 film starring Dwayne Johnson as a LAFD Air Rescue pilot in which an earthquake hits Los Angeles?
SAN ANDREAS


ROUND II: Filming [Colour Titles Special]
1. What colour is Hal Jordan’s suit in Green Lantern? Yellow? Black? Green?
GREEN
2. Who directed The Colour Purple? Steven Spielberg? Edward Zwick? Ridley Scott?
STEVEN SPIELBERG
3. Fifty Shades Of Grey was released in which year? 2014? 2015? 2016?
2015
4. What is the name of Molly Ringwald’s character in Pretty In Pink? Andie Walsh? Kate Walsh? Steff Walsh?
ANDIE WALSH
5. In Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs, which dwarf wears a red tunic and a blue hat? Grumpy? Doc? Sleepy?
SLEEPY
6. Akira Kurosawa’s Red Beard tells the 19th Century story of people in which profession? Medical? Military? Culinary?
MEDICAL / DOCTORS
7. Which character said the following line from Yellow Submarine “Liverpool can be a lonely place on a Saturday night and this is only Thursday morning”? John Lennon? Paul McCartney? Ringo Starr?
RINGO STARR
8. What is the name of the aversion therapy used to condition Alex in A Clockwork Orange? Mildolo Technique? Mezzaluna Technique? Ludovico Technique?
LUDOVICO
9. Darren Aronofsky bought the rights to which anime so he could use the concepts and shots in films such as Requiem For A Dream and Black Swan? Perfect Blue? Black Jack? Exorcist Blue?
PERFECT BLUE
10. The majority of locations in Magnolia contain at least one picture or painting of a magnolia. True or False?
TRUE


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. In Ron Howard’s Robert Langdon trilogy, Langdon (played by Tom Hanks) is accompanied by a female sidekick. Name the respective actress for each film. (one point per correct answer)
AUDREY TATOU (The Da Vinci Code) AYELET ZURER (Angels & Demons) FELICITY JONES (Inferno)
2. What were the respective release years of The Day Of The Jackal and its remake, The Jackal? (one point per correct answer)
1973 / 1997
3. What is the title of Mel Gibson’s most recently directed feature?
HACKSAW RIDGE
4. The following quote is from which film, “You’ve got city boy hands, Hooper. You’ve been counting money all your life”?
JAWS
5. Gremlins was released in which year?
1984
6. Caleb Smith, Nathan Bateman and Ava are the main characters in which 2015 science fiction film?
EX MACHINA
7. The following is the poster tagline for which film “A lone warrior searching for his destiny, a tribe of lost children looking for a hero, in a world battling to survive, they face a woman determined to rule”?
MAD MAX BEYOND THUNDERDOME
8. How many Conan films (starring Schwarzenegger) were made?
TWO (Conan The Barbarian / Conan The Destroyer)
9. The following is the opening line from which film, “Many strange legends are told of these jungles of India”?
THE JUNGLE BOOK
10. What is the correct order of the Planet Of The Apes prequel titles?
RISE / DAWN / WAR


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Which of the following did not star in The Magnificent Seven remake? Stellan Skarsgard? Vincent D’Onofrio? Ethan Hawke?
STELLAN SKARSGARD
2. Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children was released in which year? 2015? 2016? 2017?
2016
3. What is the name of Wonka’s main rival in Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory? Cliff Slaghoople? Jeremy Slyburg? Arthur Slugworth
ARTHUR SLUGWORTH
4. What is the name of the malevolent force consuming Fantasia in The Neverending Story? The Black? The Nothing? The Void?
THE NOTHING
5. Who directed Manchester By The Sea? Kenneth Lonergan? Brad Gann? John Boorman?
KENNETH LONERGAN
6. Who plays the male lead, alongside Audrey Hepburn, in My Fair Lady? Christopher Plummer? Rex Harrison? William Holden?
REX HARRISON
7. What is the colour of Gene Kranz’s (Ed Harris) waistcoat in Apollo 13? Blue? Gold? White?
WHITE
8. Which of the following is not one of the call-signs from Top Gun? Jester? Cougar? Looper?
LOOPER
9. What did Stanley Kubrick direct in 1968? Dr Strangelove? Lolita? 2001 A Space Odyssey?
2001 A SPACE ODYSSEY
10. John Wick was directed by Keanu Reeves’ stunt double from Point Break. True or False?
FALSE (Chad Stahelski was Reeves’ stunt double in The Matrix)


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Rocky / First Blood / Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 / Tango & Cash
Poster: The Expendables 2
Actor: Sylvester Stallone


Cinema City Film Quiz #202

[19 November 2017]


Winning Team:
The Parent Flap 2: Touching The Voight Whilst Home Stalone… With Sexy Results
Genre – A body swap mountaineering comedy with Angelina Jolie, Jon Voight and a raccoon

Runners Up:
Les Quizerable
Genre – Wrongly imprisoned after cheating on a quiz and hunted down by the evil quizmaster
Angelinaconda
Genre – Jon Voight, intimidated by his daughter Angelina’s success, is tracking down a giant anaconda only to find it’s his daughter.. I dunno.. daddy issues? (sorry)
Who Cares?
Genre – Tearjerker
After Golden Rocky Wall Pond Earth Street
Genre – Rocky and his son get flung through a portal to the 31st century and team up with Cypher and Kitail to fight Gordon Gecco’s clone, who is trying to swindle the Thayers


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. The Silence Of The Lambs is an adaptation of which novel?
THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS
2. Who directed Minority Report?
STEVEN SPIELBERG
3. Robert DeNiro and Billy Crystal play a gangster and his psychiatrist in which film?
ANALYSE THIS
4. Name the three Chipmunks. (one point per correct answer)
ALVIN / SIMON / THEODORE
5. Which sport is the main focus of Clint Eastwood’s Invictus?
RUGBY
6. Lock, Stock & Two Smokin’ Barrels is set in which city?
LONDON
7. Jake Sully, Colonel Quaritch and Neytiri are characters in which James Cameron film?
AVATAR
8. Who played the title role in Blade?
WESLEY SNIPES
9. The 1991 Ron Howard film Backdraft focuses on which profession?
FIREMEN / FIRE FIGHTERS
10. Bad Boys was released in which year?
1995


ROUND II: Filming [Real Life Parent/Children Casting Special]
1. [Janet Leigh / Jamie Lee Curtis] Halloween H20 is set and released how many years after the original? 10? 15? 20?
TWENTY
2. [Vanessa Redgrave / Joely Richardson] Vanessa Redgrave and Joely Richardson both play which role in Anonymous? Queen Elizabeth I? Queen Victoria? Catherine Of Aragon?
QUEEN ELIZABETH I
3. [Clint Eastwood / Scott Eastwood] What colour is the eponymous car in Gran Torino? Red? Green? Black?
GREEN
4. [Jerry Stiller / Ben Stiller] Who directed the 2007 remake of The Heartbreak Kid? Adam McKay? Peter and Bobby Farrelly? Todd Phillips?
PETER AND BOBBY FARRELLY
5. [Kirk Douglas / Diana Douglas / Michael Douglas / Cameron Douglas] Of the six individuals on the poster for It Runs In The Family, four of them are related. Who are the other two actors? Elizabeth Shue & Elijah Wood? Bernadette Peters & Rory Culkin? Mary Steenburgen & Matthew Lawrence?
BERNADETTE PETERS & RORY CULKIN
6. [Jon Voight / Angelina Jolie] Simon West directed Lara Croft: Tomb Raider largely thanks to the success of his feature debut. What was that film? Con Air? Air Force One? Deep Blue Sea?
CON AIR
7. [Martin Sheen / Emilio Estevez / Renee Estevez] In The Way, Thomas completes his deceased son’s pilgrimage from France to which country? Spain? Germany? Italy?
SPAIN
8. [Donald Sutherland / Kiefer Sutherland] What is the title of the only film to feature both Donald and Kiefer Sutherland? Forsaken? Eternity? Demise?
FORSAKEN
9. [Henry Fonda / Jane Fonda] Who played the female lead alongside Henry and Jane Fonda in 1981’s On Golden Pond? Ingrid Bergman? Elizabeth Taylor? Katharine Hepburn?
KATHARINE HEPBURN
10. A Serious Man is the only film which features both Alan Arkin and Adam Arkin. True or False?
FALSE


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Ron Howard’s In The Heart Of The Sea is based on which novel?
MOBY DICK
2. What is the name of the villain in Commando?
BENNETT
3. The Illusionist is set in which country?
AUSTRIA
4. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “The secret caves, the old lighthouse, the lost map, the treacherous traps, the hidden treasure. Join the adventure”?
THE GOONIES
5. Which Stanley Kubrick film is based on the 1926 novella Traumnovelle (Dream Story)?
EYES WIDE SHUT
6. Which film won Best Picture at the 84th Academy Awards (hosted in 2012 for films released in 2011)?
THE ARTIST
7. The following quote is from which film, “Dear God, I’d like to pray for a second. It’s me, Jonah Hill.. from Moneyball”?
THIS IS THE END
8. Who plays Vada’s father in My Girl?
DAN AYKROYD
9. Contact was released in which year?
1997
10. The Ares III is the name of the spaceship in which science fiction film?
THE MARTIAN


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. In Battle Royale, what is Shuya Nanahara’s school number? 15? 19? 23?
FIFTEEN
2. Which of the following did not appear in The Crucible? Michael Gambon? Jeffrey Jones? Bruce Davison?
MICHAEL GAMBON
3. Daniel Radcliffe played the role of Ig Perrish in which film? The Woman In Black? Horns? Kill Your Darlings?
HORNS
4. How many people survive at the end of The Poseidon Adventure? 11? 6? 2?
SIX
5. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “Somebody said get a life.. so they did”? Weird Science? Dead Man On Campus? Thelma & Louise?
THELMA & LOUISE
6. Which of the following is not one of the criminal’s names in The King Of New York? Ring Ting? Jump Jump? Test Tube?
RING TING (Jump Jump was played by Laurence Fishburne and Test Tube was played by Steve Buscemi)
7. Who directed Jesse Eisenberg in The Double? Richard Ayoade? Julian Barratt? Paul King?
RICHARD AYOADE
8. Where is Water For Elephants set? A circus? A zoo? An Indian jungle?
A CIRCUS
9. How many Night At The Museum films have been made to date? 2? 3? 4?
THREE
10. Shrek was the first animated film to win the best animated picture Oscar. True or False?
TRUE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers / One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest / Dune / Halloween
Poster: Alien Resurrection
Actor: Brad Dourif


Cinema City Film Quiz #201

[05 November 2017]


Winning Team:
President Kimble And The Kingdom Of The Solo Replicant
Genre – A tale of isolated duplication

Runners Up:
Harrison Ford Fiesta …With Sexy Results
Jack Ryan has to save Harrison Ford after his leg gets trapped in the boot of a Fiesta. Ford plays both roles like Eddie Murphy. Eddie Murphy plays all other roles
2017: A Spacey Odyssey
Genre – Horror
Cool Blade Runnings – A Replicant Bob Sled Team
Genre – Comedy
Do Droids Dream Of Electric Dick?
Genre – C3PO dreams of Han Solo’s junk


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. The A-Team is a remake of which TV series?
THE A-TEAM
2. Who was the first actor to portray the role of James Bond?
SEAN CONNERY
3. Who plays the lead role in the National Treasure films?
NICOLAS CAGE
4. What genre is Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight?
WESTERN
5. In which 2008 film does Will Smith play a belligerent superhero?
HANCOCK
6. What is Jumanji in the film of the same name?
A BOARD GAME
7. What instrument does Andrew Neiman play in Whiplash?
DRUMS
8. What is the name of the sequel to Bruce Almighty?
EVAN ALMIGHTY
9. In which film does Lindsay Lohan play Cady, a home-schooled girl who attends an American high school and befriends a group dubbed “the plastics”?
MEAN GIRLS
10. Men In Black was released in which year?
1997


ROUND II: Filming [Harrison Ford Special]
1. Which of the following Star Wars films does not feature Harrison Ford? The Empire Strikes Back? Return Of The Jedi? Rogue One?
ROGUE ONE
2. The Shanghai nightclub scene takes place in which Indiana Jones film? Raiders Of The Lost Ark? Temple Of Doom? The Last Crusade?
INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM
3. Blade Runner is set in which year? 2017? 2019? 2021?
2019
4. Who plays the role of Claire Spencer in What Lies Beneath? Michelle Pfeiffer? Jennifer Connelly? Meryl Streep?
MICHELLE PFEIFFER
5. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “First contact. Last stand”? Force 10 From Navarone? Cowboys & Aliens? Ender’s Game?
COWBOYS & ALIENS
6. How many Oscars was The Fugitive nominated for? 1? 4? 7?
SEVEN (won one for best supporting actor)
7. What nationality does Brad Pitt portray in The Devil’s Own? German? Irish? Italian?
IRISH
8. Who directed K19: The Widowmaker? Kathyrn Bigelow? Sydney Pollack? Roger Mitchell?
KATHRYN BIGELOW
9. In which film does Harrison Ford play a chief of security for a bank who is terrorised by a businessman-turned-bank robber played by Paul Bettany? Paranoia? Crossing Over? Firewall?
FIREWALL
10. 1991’s Regarding Henry was written by JJ Abrams. True or False?
TRUE


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Josh Brolin, Kevin Bacon and Elizabeth Shue appeared in which Paul Verhoeven film?
HOLLOW MAN
2. The following is the poster tagline from which Martin Scorsese film, “Some men dream the future. He built it”?
THE AVIATOR
3. Who directed the 2003 film Phone Booth?
JOEL SCHUMACHER
4. The following quote is from which 1978 film, “As of this moment they’re on double secret probation”?
ANIMAL HOUSE
5. What did the Coen brothers direct in between No Country For Old Men and A Serious Man?
BURN AFTER READING
6. What is the number of the house where Will and Spike live in Notting Hill?
280
7. What is Craig Schwartz’s hobby/craft in Being John Malkovich?
PUPPETEER
8. How many directors worked on Cloud Atlas?
THREE (Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski, Tom Tykwer)
9. The following quote is from which film, “They all have husbands and wives and children and houses and dogs and they’ll have made themselves a part of something and they can talk about what they do. And what am I going to say? I killed the President of Paraguay with a fork, how have you been”?
GROSSE POINT BLANK
10. Despite being titled three kings, how many individuals go looking for the stolen Kuwaiti gold in Three Kings?
FOUR (George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube, Spike Jonze)


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Who directed the 2011 Shakespearean adaptation of Coriolanus starring Ralph Fiennes? John Madden? Richard Loncraine? Ralph Fiennes?
RALPH FIENNES
2. In Dear Frankie, Lizzie relocates to escape her abusive ex-husband but tells her deaf nine year old son, Frankie, that his father is a sailor. Eventually she hires a stranger to pretend to be Frankie’s dad. Who plays that role? Ewan McGregor? Andy Serkis? Gerard Butler?
GERARD BUTLER
3. Trollhunter (Trolljegeren) is shot and set in which country? Norway? Finland? Denmark?
NORWAY
4. What was the title of Darren Aronofsky’s first feature film? Below? Pi? Requiem For A Dream?
PI
5. In The Fisher King, Parry is haunted by visions of a knight outfitted in which colour? Red Knight? Black Knight? Green Knight?
RED KNIGHT
6. Including the upcoming The Shape Of Water, how many films has Guillermo Del Toro directed? 8? 10? 12?
TEN
7. What is the name of the 1992 film in which Russell Crowe plays an Australian neo-Nazi skinhead? Romper Stomper? Our Land? One Late Savo?
ROMPER STOMPER
8. Which of the following did not appear in Wall Street? Martin Sheen? Kiefer Sutherland? James Spader?
KIEFER SUTHERLAND
9. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “She gets kidnapped, he gets killed, but it all ends up okay”? Corpse Bride? Ever After? The Princess Bride?
THE PRINCESS BRIDE
10. At one point Oliver Stone was directing the adaptation of American Psycho with Leonardo DiCaprio in the lead role. True or False?
TRUE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Training Day / American Gangster / Glory / Remember The Titans
Poster: Fences
Actor: Denzel Washington


Cinema City Film Quiz #200

[08 October 2017]


Winning Team:
Harryviva
Genre – An Aviva rep finds the Hulk and an alien in Paris, Texas

Runners Up:
Garmonbozia Walk With Me
Genre – The fear and sadness of living in a trailer park and never truly understanding any works of David Lynch
The Best Little Whorehouse In Paris, Texas
Genre – A whorehouse western; Harry Dean Stanton finds comfort in the bosom of Miss Parton
Escape From Paris, Texas: Back To The Old Freezerinos
Genre – Sci-fi romance
Dawn Of The Alien Christ In The Heat Of The Night
Genre – Harry Dean Stanton’s greatest hits in one movie!
Do Harrys Dean Of Electric Stantons?
Genre – A tech-punk film noir following one man’s journey to find the true Stanton among the replicants
Mother! Of Avengers
Genre – Erotic drama


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the name of Diane Keaton’s character in Annie Hall?
ANNIE HALL
2. Who played the title role in Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln?
DANIEL DAY LEWIS
3. How many uncles does Casper have in the film of the same name?
THREE
4. Who directed Good Night, And Good Luck?
GEORGE CLOONEY
5. What is Coyote Ugly in the film of the same name?
A BAR
6. Starsky & Hutch, starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson was released in which year?
2004
7. Who played the lead role in Oliver Stone’s Alexander?
COLIN FARRELL
8. In An American Tail, Fievel Mousekewitz emigrates to America from which country?
RUSSIA
9. What is the name of the film in which Adam Sandler plays Billy, a hotel industry heir who must gain a high school education in 24 weeks in order to earn his inheritance?
BILLY MADISON
10. Who directed 2006’s Marie Antoinette?
SOFIA COPPOLA


ROUND II: Filming [Harry Dean Stanton Special]
1. What is the name of the sole human survivor in Alien? Ripley? Gorman? Clemens?
RIPLEY
2. Who directed The Green Mile? Anthony Minghella? Mike Nichols? Frank Darabont?
FRANK DARABONT
3. Repo Man was released in which year? 1981? 1984? 1989?
1984
4. Who played the lead role in In The Heat Of The Night? Alan Arkin? George Segal? Sidney Poitier?
SIDNEY POITIER
5. Which member of the Avengers recruits Bruce Banner in the film of the same name? Natasha Romanoff? Clint Barton? Steve Rogers?
NATASHA ROMANOFF
6. Why does Dragline dub Luke “Cool Hand Luke” in the film of the same name? Playing a poker hand and winning with a bluff? Delivering a knockout blow in a boxing match? Fighting a rattlesnake barehanded?
PLAYING A POKER HAND AND WINNING WITH A BLUFF
7. Where does Andie work in Pretty In Pink? Record store? Dress shop? Burger diner?
RECORD STORE
8. The following quote is from which film, “These engines are the fastest in any tanks in the European Theatre of Operations, forwards or backwards. You see, we like to feel we can get out of trouble quicker than we got into it”? The Eagle Has Landed? Kelly’s Heroes? The Dirty Dozen?
KELLY’S HEROES
9. In The Last Temptation Of Christ, the voice of Satan is provided by Leo Marks. Rather than acting, Marks was predominantly known for his work in which cinematic field? Screenwriting? Cinematography? Stunt work?
SCREENWRITING (although he received his MBE for cryptography work during WWII)
10. Red Dawn was the first PG-13 rated cinematic release. True or False?
TRUE


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Which four actors played the lead roles in 2000’s Space Cowboys, directed by Clint Eastwood? (one point per correct answer)
CLINT EASTWOOD / TOMMY LEE JONES / DONALD SUTHERLAND / JAMES GARNER
2. Who directed 2010’s Four Lions?
CHRIS MORRIS
3. What is the title of the sequel to GI Joe: The Rise Of Cobra?
GI JOE: RETALLIATION
4. What is the name of Stanley Kowalski’s wife (played by Kim Hunter) in A Streetcar Named Desire?
STELLA KOWALSKI
5. What did John Carpenter direct in between Halloween and Escape From new York?
THE FOG
6. What is the name of the AI that replaces JARVIS in Tony Stark’s suit in Avengers: Age Of Ultron?
FRIDAY
7. Of the five personifications of Riley’s basic emotions, in Inside Out, what colour is Fear?
PURPLE
8. The Frighteners was released in which year?
1996
9. What is the name of the drug in Dredd?
SLO-MO
10. How does Madeline (played by Meryl Streep) initially die in Robert Zemeckis’ Death Becomes Her?
PUSHED/FALLS DOWN THE STAIRS AND BREAKS HER NECK


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. What is the name of the lead character in The Devil Wears Prada? Andy? Bobbie? Chrissie?
ANDY/ANDREA
2. What is the name of the first track that Eazy-E performs on in Straight Outta Compton? Straight Outta Compton? LA Is The Place? Boyz-N-The-Hood?
BOYZ-N-THE-HOOD
3. Which of the following origami sculptures did not appear in Blade Runner? Unicorn? Chicken? Rose? [bonus point for naming Gaff’s other sculpture]
ROSE [Stick Man]
4. Who directed 1945’s Brief Encounter? Alfred Hitchcock? David Lean? Carol Reed?
DAVID LEAN
5. In 10 Cloverfield Lane, Michelle makes a hazmat suit out of what? Rain Mac? Shower Curtain? Tent?
SHOWER CURTAIN
6. 1976’s All The President’s Men focuses on the events surrounding which presidency? Abraham Lincoln? Franklin Delano Roosevelt? Richard Nixon?
RICHARD NIXON
7. The following quote is from which film, “I bet your parents taught you that you mean something, that you’re here for a reason. My parents taught me a different lesson … they taught me the world only makes sense if you force it to”? The Fox And The Hound? Natural Born Killers? Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice?
BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE
8. Which of the following has not played Richard III on film? Ian McKellen? Kenneth Branagh? Laurence Olivier?
KENNETH BRANAGH
9. David Lean’s The Bridge On The River Kwai was released in which year? 1952? 1954? 1957?
1957
10. Upon receiving the Golden Globe for Best Actor In A Drama for About Schmidt, Jack Nicholson said, “I’m a little surprised, I thought we had made a comedy.” True or False?
TRUE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Ghostbusters II / Driving Miss Daisy / Grosse Point Blank / Blues Brothers 2000
Poster: 1941
Actor: Dan Aykroyd


Cinema City Film Quiz #199

[24 September 2017]


Winning Team:
Spatula: Kitchen In The Sky
Genre – In a world of starving aeronauts, a flying kitchen holds salvation

Runners Up:
Studio Jubblies 2: Princess Mono-Nippy
Genre – Miyazaki directs a talented voice cast in a particularly chilly recording studio
When The Cat Returns With Sexy Results
Genre – Live action remake
Takeshi’s Moving Castle
Genre – Game show film
Bowels Moving Arsehole
Genre – An animation about a magical arsehole in the sky, propelled by the noxious gas from its bowels below


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. The Val Kilmer film, The Saint, is an adaptation of which Roger Moore TV series?
THE SAINT
2. How many grandchildren does John Hammond has (that we specifically see) in Jurassic Park?
TWO (Lex / Tim)
3. “Freeze in hell, Batman” and “This is why Superman works alone” were quotes from which film?
BATMAN AND ROBIN
4. What are the titles of the four Indiana Jones films? (one point per correct answer)
RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK / TEMPLE OF DOOM / THE LAST CRUSADE / THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL
5. Who appeared in 10 Things I Hate About You, A Knight’s Tale and The Dark Knight?
HEATH LEDGER
6. Maui, Heihei and Te Fiti are characters in which Disney film?
MOANA
7. Gondor, Hobbiton and Rohan are regions in which film franchise?
THE LORD OF THE RINGS
8. How many Star Trek films have been made to date?
THIRTEEN
9. What was the name of the Aerosmith song composed for Armageddon?
I DON’T WANT TO MISS A THING
10. Which two actors starred in the lead roles in Planes, Trains & Automobiles? (one point per correct answer)
STEVE MARTIN / JOHN CANDY


ROUND II: Filming [Studio Ghibli Special]
1. In Spirited Away, Chihiro and her family enter the spirit world and her parents are turned into what animals? Cats? Dragons? Pigs?
PIGS
2. Sophie is the lead character in which film? The Wind Rises? Arriety? Howl’s Moving Castle?
HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE
3. The majority of Ponyo (in the film of the same name) is what colour? Red? Blue? Yellow?
RED
4. What is the name of the cat in Whisper Of The Heart and The Cat Returns? Yuko Harada? Sugimura? Baron Humbert Von Gikkingen?
BARON HUMBERT VON GIKKINGEN
5. Which film did Ghibli release after Whisper Of The Heart and before My Neighbours The Yamadas? Pom Poko? Princess Mononoke? Only Yesterday?
PRINCESS MONONOKE
6. How many Ghibli films have been made by Hayao Miyazaki’s son, Goro? 2? 3? 4?
TWO (Tales From Earthsea / From Up On Poppy Hill)
7. Where does Sanuki and his wife find Kaguya in The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya? On a lily-pad? Behind a waterfall? In a bamboo shoot?
IN A BAMBOO SHOOT
8. The following quote is from which film, “If you wake up tomorrow and find a white cat, it’s me”? Castle In The Sky? Kiki’s Delivery Service? The Cat Returns?
KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE (Jiji to Kiki regarding the amount of flower in the room)
9. What is the name of Gina’s hotel in Porco Rosso? Hotel Adriano? Hotel Bacalli? Hotel Ciprina?
HOTEL ADRIANO
10. In My Neighbour Totoro, Totoro’s name is based on a mispronunciation of troll. True or False?
TRUE (although it did not appear in the 1993 English language version, it was restored for the 2006 dub)


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Which Disney film was released in between Cinderella and Peter Pan?
ALICE IN WONDERLAND
2. The buried alive scene takes place in which volume of Kill Bill?
VOLUME TWO
3. What is the name of the hornbill, voiced by Rowan Atkinson, in The Lion King?
ZAZU
4. The following quote is from which film, “Now if there’s one thing you can be sure of, it’s that nothing is more powerful than a young boy’s wish. Except an apache helicopter. An apache helicopter has machine guns and missiles, it’s an unbelievably impressive complement of weaponry, an absolute death machine”?
TED
5. What was the first colour film to win the Oscar for best picture?
GONE WITH THE WIND
6. In the 1997 animated film Anastasia, who voices the role of Rasputin?
CHRISTOPHER LLOYD
7. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “It’s a whole new West, July 99″?
WILD WILD WEST
8. What are the names of the two criminals in Home Alone? (one point per correct answer)
HARRY / MARV
9. What is Leon’s beverage of choice in the film of the same name?
MILK
10. What is the name of Ron Burgundy’s dog in Anchorman?
BAXTER


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. What is the name of the lead samurai in Seven Samurai? Kanbe? Gorobe? Kikuchiyo?
KANBE
2. What are Proximo’s (played by Oliver Reed) last words in Gladiator? Freedom, Spaniard. Freedom? Eternal glory? Shadows and dust?
SHADOWS AND DUST
3. The clicking alien language in District 9 was achieved by rubbing what kind of food product? Pumpkin? Pineapple? A bag of Rice Krispies?
PUMPKIN
4. What is the name of Indiana Jones’ secretary? Irene? Janice? Katherine?
IRENE
5. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo is set in which county? Denmark? Sweden? Norway?
SWEDEN
6. Which of the following actors did not appear in 40 Year Old Virgin? Jonah Hill? Paul Rudd? Michael Cera?
MICHAEL CERA
7. The Monty Python cast play several roles in The Holy Grail but which one portrayed the most at 12 characters? Michael Palin? Terry Jones? Eric Idle?
MICHAEL PALIN
8. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “They keep coming back in a bloodthirsty lust for human flesh”? Night Of The Living Dead? The Return Of The Living Dead? The Plague Of The Zombies?
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD
9. In The Bourne Identity, the laser pointer in Jason’s hip takes him to a bank in which country? Switzerland? Germany? France?
SWITZERLAND
10. The line “I’ll be back” from The Terminator was actually scripted as “I’ll come back.” True or False?
TRUE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: American Beauty / LA Confidential / A Bug’s Life / Horrible Bosses 2
Poster: Glengarry Glen Ross
Actor: Kevin Spacey


Cinema City Film Quiz #198

[10 September 2017]


Winning Team:
Tudyk Or Not Tudyk? That Is The (Sexy) Question
Genre – Joss Whedon’s second Shakespeare adaptation where Alan Tudyk plays Hamlet and Nathan Fillion plays the CGI skull of Yorick

Runners Up:
The Seeker Of Serenity, The Protector Of Italian Virginity, The Enforcer Of Our Lord God, The One, The Only, Sir Ulrich Von Lichtenstein.. The Team
Genre – Action fantasy comedy drama high-octane fun
Alan One-Tu-Three-Dyk
Genre – Pirate film
KY-SO
Genre – The sarcastic Star Wars robot is repurposed for lubrication duties (the “SO” stands for Sore Orifice)


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the title of the movie adaptation of The Simpsons?
THE SIMPSONS MOVIE
2. Marty McFly is the lead character in which franchise?
BACK TO THE FUTURE
3. How many Die Hard films have been made to date?
FIVE
4. What is the name of Kevin Spacey’s character in Superman Returns?
LEX LUTHOR
5. Delicatessen, A Bout De Soufflé and La Vie d’Adele are films from which country?
FRANCE
6. What colour are the elephants in Dumbo’s intoxicated dream sequence in Dumbo?
PINK
7. The following quote is from which film, “In space, no one can hear you scream”?
ALIEN
8. Who played the role of Trevor Slattery in Iron Man 3?
BEN KINGSLEY
9. The English Patient was released in which year?
1996
10. The Duke was a nickname for which classic Hollywood actor?
JOHN WAYNE


ROUND II: Filming [Alan Tudyk Special]
1. What is the name of the ship in Serenity? Firefly? Serenity? Mal’s Boat?
SERENITY
2. Who does Alan Tudyk play in Tucker & Dale Vs Evil? Tucker? Dale? Chad?
TUCKER
3. Ice Age was released in which year? 1999? 2002? 2006?
2002
4. Who directed I, Robot? Alex Proyas? Rob Cohen? Bret Ratner?
ALEX PROYAS
5. What is the name of the kingdom in Frozen? Frell? Corona? Arendelle?
ARENDELLE
6. Which of the following did not appear in Patch Adams? Phillip Seymour Hoffman? Dustin Hoffman? Alan Tudyk?
DUSTIN HOFFMAN
7. In Trumbo Michael Stuhlbarg portrays which famous actor? Humphrey Bogart? James Cagney? Edward G Robinson?
EDWARD G ROBINSON
8. The following quote is from which film, “Proverbs 13:3. He that keepeth his mouth, keepeth his life. He that opens his lips too wide shall bring on his own destruction. Tommy was weak. Tommy was stupid. Tommy is dead”? 3:10 To Yuma? Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter? Transformers: Dark Of The Moon?
3:10 TO YUMA
9. How many people/droids make up Jyn’s unit in Rogue One? 6? 7? 8?
SIX (Jyn, Cassian, Chirrut, Baze, Bodhi, K-2SO)
10. For the international release of Zootopia, the news anchor Moosebridge has several animal variants. True or False?
TRUE (Koala in Australia, Tanuki in Japan, Panda in China, Jaguar in Brazil, etc)


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Ingrid Bergman, Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Michael York and Sean Connery appeared in which film?
MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS
2. The B52s performed under which name in The Flintstones?
BC52’S
3. Who played the respective lead roles in Cold Mountain? (one point per correct answer)
NICOLE KIDMAN / JUDE LAW
4. The following quote is from which film, “That’s all that’s left of the last dragon-slayer who tangled with me. If I were you, I’d quite while I was ahead”?
DRAGONHEART
5. In which film does John Travolta play Terl, an alien security chief stationed on a desolate Earth in the year 3000?
BATTLEFIELD EARTH
6. What is Jacob Tremblay’s character’s name in Room?
JACK
7. Who voices the roles of Tai Lung, Lord Shen and Kai, the respective villains in Kung Fu Panda, 2 and 3? (one point per correct answer)
IAN MCSHANE / GARY OLDMAN / JK SIMMONS
8. How does Elliot die in Ghost Dad?
CAR CRASH (announces he is Satan to a Satanist taxi driver, who then drives off a bridge and into a river)
9. O, Brother Where Art Thou? was released in which year?
2000
10. What are the names of the Ghostbusters in the 2016 remake? (one point per correct answer)
ABBY YATES / ERIN GILBERT / JILLIAN HOLTZMANN / PATTY TOLAN


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Who directed the 1960 film, Ocean’s 11? Charles Walters? Lewis Milestone? John Frankenheimer?
LEWIS MILESTONE
2. Which of the following is not part of Team America, in the film of the same name? Joe Smith? Gary Johnston? Hank Davids?
HANK DAVIDS
3. What did Ridley Scott direct in between Black Hawk Down and Kingdom Of Heaven? Matchstick Men? A Good Year? Hannibal?
MATCHSTICK MEN
4. Who played the lead role in the 1997 Frank Oz comedy, In & Out? Tom Hanks? Kenneth Branagh? Kevin Kline?
KEVIN KLINE
5. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll hurl”? Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure? Wayne’s World? California Man (Encino Man)?
WAYNE’S WORLD
6. Which actor appeared in Ghost Rider, Wild At Heart and The Family Man? Nicolas Cage? Sam Elliott? Henry Fonda?
NICOLAS CAGE
7. The following quote is from which noir film, “Office memorandum. Walter Neff to Barton Keyes, Claims Manager, Los Angeles, July 16, 1938″? The Big Sleep? Out Of The Past? Double Indemnity?
DOUBLE INDEMNITY
8. What is the title of the sequel to The Hustler? Jack Of All Trades? The Colour Of Money? What’s Yours Is Mine?
THE COLOUR OF MONEY
9. How many sequels were made to Shaft? 2? 3? 4?
TWO (Shaft’s Big Score, Shaft In Africa)
10. The Millennium Falcon appears in Spaceballs. True or False?
TRUE (parked outside the diner at the end of the film)


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Happy Gilmore / Jack And Jill / Punch-Drunk Love / Pixels
Poster: Coneheads
Actor: Adam Sandler


Cinema City Film Quiz #195

[30 July 2017]


Winning Team:
Zowie Bowie TOWIE Rowie Showie
Genre – Duncan Jones Essex-based rowing extravaganza

Runners Up:
Lunar Horde Code
Genre – A dismembered orc deciphers the code explaining the horde’s lunar origin
Duncan Jones And The Duncan Jones Clones
Genre – Duncan Jones and the Duncan Jones clones clones
Source Chode
Genre – Biopic


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Who did Julia Roberts portray in Erin Brokovich?
ERIN BROKOVICH
2. Mad Max is set in which country?
AUSTRALIA
3. The Disney princess Ariel appears in which film?
THE LITTLE MERMAID
4. Dustin Hoffman, Jason Isaacs, Ian McShane and Garrett Hedlund have all played which pirate?
CAPTAIN JAMES HOOK
5. Who played the titular role in Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs?
MICHAEL FASSBENDER
6. American Spy, David Webb, played by Matt Damon, is known by which alias?
JASON BOURNE
7. What was the full title of third Hobbit film?
THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES
8. Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper play bikers accompanied by Jack Nicholson in which film?
EASY RIDER
9. Who starred in Sleepless In Seattle, When Harry Met Sally and City Of Angels?
MEG RYAN
10. What is the title of the first Rambo film?
FIRST BLOOD


ROUND II: Filming [Duncan Jones Special]
1. Who will be directing the upcoming release, Mute? Terence Malik? Lars Von Trier? Duncan Jones?
DUNCAN JONES
2. Moon was released in which year? 2007? 2009? 2011?
2009
3. What was the main poster tagline for Source Code? Make Every Second Count? Crack The Code? Relive The Day, Solve The Mystery?
MAKE EVERY SECOND COUNT
4. Which of the following actors did not appear in Warcraft? Glenn Close? Jude Law? Clancy Brown?
JUDE LAW
5. What is the name of the robot in Moon, voiced by Kevin Spacey? SIMON? WYSIWYG? GERTY?
GERTY
6. What was Source Code’s budget? $32 million? $58 million? $92 million?
THIRTY TWO MILLION DOLLARS
7. What is the name of the Orc homeworld in Warcraft? Dramator? Dranger? Draenor?
DRAENOR
8. The four harvesters in Moon are named after what? The gospels? The Beatles? Compass directions?
THE FOUR GOSPELS
9. Despite being set in Chicago, the majority of Source Code was shot in which country? Germany? Canada? China?
CANADA
10. Warcraft was supposed to be released in December 2015 but was pushed back to May 2016 to coincide with the twentieth anniversary of the original Warcraft video game release. True or False?
FALSE (it was pushed back to avoid clashing with Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens)


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Litwak’s Family Fun Center is a video game arcade that features in which film?
WRECK IT RALPH
2. What did Mel Brooks direct in between The Twelve Chairs and Young Frankenstein?
BLAZING SADDLES
3. Something Has Found Us was the poster tagline for which 2008 film?
CLOVERFIELD
4. Nicolas Cage, Aaron Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Chloe Grace Moretz starred in which film?
KICK ASS
5. Who directed Garden State?
ZACH BRAFF
6. Which word game features heavily in The Machinist?
HANGMAN
7. The following quote is from which film, “He is very brave and very wise, that’s why he is known as the great prince of the forest”?
BAMBI
8. Dr King Schultz, Calvin J Candie, Stephen and Spencer “Big Daddy” Bennett are characters in which film?
DJANGO UNCHAINED
9. What disorder does Sarah (played by Kristen Stewart) suffer from in Panic Room?
DIABETES
10. What is Scott Pilgrim’s full title?
SCOTT PILGRIM VS THE WORLD


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. The Mind Stone (one of the infinity stones) first appeared in which Marvel film? Thor? The Avengers? Doctor Strange?
THE AVENGERS
2. In Midnight Special, Roy, Lucas and Alton are trying to get from Texas to which state? California? Florida? Maine?
FLORIDA
3. What is Sung Tse-Ho’s main responsibility for the triad in A Better Tomorrow? Printing counterfeit US notes? Trading drugs for munitions with the military? Running a triad-controlled brothel?
PRINTING COUNTERFEIT US NOTES
4. The majority of Spotlight is set in 2001, what year is the prologue set in? 1964? 1976? 1981?
1976
5. What does Evan use to travel back in time, in The Butterfly Effect? Alcohol? His journals? His childhood bicycle?
HIS JOURNALS
6. The following quote is from which film, “I’m not gonna kill you, I want you to do me a favour. I want you to tell all your friends about me”? Batman? Batman Begins? Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice?
BATMAN
7. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “There have been many courtroom dramas that have glorified the great American legal system. This is not one of them”? My Cousin Vinny? The Verdict? Liar Liar?
MY COUSIN VINNY
8. The Bridges Of Madison County was released in which year? 1986? 1995? 2002?
1995
9. Which of the following did not feature Tom Hanks? The Great Buck Howard? The Portrait Of A Lady? A Hologram For The King?
THE PORTRAIT OF A LADY
10. Director Gareth Edwards has a cameo in Rogue One as the Rebel soldier pulling the level that releases the Tantive IV. True or False?
TRUE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Armageddon / Night At The Museum 2: Battle Of The Smithsonian / Cars / The Grand Budapest Hotel
Poster: Shanghai Knights
Actor: Owen Wilson


Cinema City Film Quiz #194

[16 July 2017]


Winning Team:
Entrap Dent In A Tent Meant For Kent
Genre – Batman rescues a kryptonite weakened Clark Kent from a tent and puts Harvey Dent in after he has a tantrum after finding out the 39 year age gap between Catherine Zeta-Jones and Sean Connery

Runners Up:
The Life Geriatric With Michael Douglas
Genre – Catherine Zeta-Jones looks after an ageing Douglas who is obsessed with finding a Jaguar Shark… which turns out to be dementia


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. In which Paul Feig film does Maya Rudolph play a bride-to-be with Kristen Wiig and Rose Byrne playing her bridesmaids?
BRIDESMAIDS
2. Minions first appeared in which film?
DESPICABLE ME
3. Who plays the lead role in the Mission Impossible franchise?
TOM CRUISE
4. Who directed Armageddon?
MICHAEL BAY
5. The Austin Powers films are parodies of which genre or type of film?
SPY / BOND FILMS
6. Which two actors played the lead roles in 21 Jump Street? (one point per correct answer)
CHANNING TATUM / JONAH HILL
7. Which Disney animated film is set in the fictional city of San Fransokyo?
BIG HERO 6
8. Mrs Doubtfire was released in which year?
1993
9. Roland Emmerich’s Anonymous is about which British playwright?
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
10. What is the name of the Lord who rules over Duloc in Shrek? [bonus point for naming the actor who played him]
LORD FARQUAAD [John Lithgow]


ROUND II: Filming [Age Gap Special]
1. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “This is Harold, fully equipped to deal with life. This is Maude, Harold’s girlfriend”? Braveheart? Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince? Harold and Maude?
HAROLD AND MAUDE
2. Who played the lead role in Venus? Michael Caine? Peter O’Toole? Richard Harris?
PETER O’TOOLE
3. Who directed 1962’s Lolita? Mike Nichols? Stanley Kramer? Stanley Kubrick? [bonus point for naming the director of the 1997 remake]
STANLEY KUBRICK [Adrian Lyne]
4. Entrapment was released in which year? 1995? 1997? 1999?
1999
5. What is Charlotte’s husband’s job in Lost In Translation? Photographer? Journalist? Film director?
PHOTOGRAPHER
6. What is the title of the film about a fashion journalist and a crotchety pilot who crash land on a deserted island, starring Anne Heche and Harrison Ford respectively? Random Hearts? Six Days, Seven Nights? Frantic?
SIX DAYS, SEVEN NIGHTS
7. Colin Firth portrays which Dutch painter in Girl With The Pearl Earring? Paulus Potter? Johannes Vermeer? Rembrandt Harmenszoon Van Rijn?
JOHANNES VERMEER
8. What does Joe discover at the New Year’s Eve party in Sunset Boulevard? Everyone present is being paid to attend? The dress code is extremely formal and he arrives in a regular suit? He was the only guest invited?
HE WAS THE ONLY GUEST INVITED
9. Who was the original choice for the Grail Knight in Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade? Alec Guinness? Laurence Olivier? John Gielgud?
LAURENCE OLIVIER
10. The remake of Oldboy opens as “a Spike Lee film” rather than “a Spike Lee joint” because the studio cut over half an hour of developmental material and Lee felt this was no longer his feature. True or False?
TRUE


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. What is the following line of A Whole New World in Aladdin: “I can show you the world, shining, shimmering, splendid”?
TELL ME PRINCESS, NOW WHEN DID YOU LAST LET YOUR HEART DECIDE
2. At what event is the nuclear device detonated in 2002’s The Sum Of All Fears?
AT A BASEBALL GAME
3. How many members make up the group NWA in Straight Outta Compton?
FIVE (Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Dr Dre, MC Ren, DJ Yella)
4. Which film starred Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Marlene Dietrich, Orson Welles and Zsa Zsa Gabor?
TOUCH OF EVIL
5. Bill Murray plays Bosley in Charlie’s Angels. Who plays Bosley in Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle?
BERNIE MAC
6. What instrument does Captain Janek play in Prometheus?
ACCORDION
7. Martin Scorsese’s Hugo tells the story of which French director?
GEORGES MELIES
8. The following quote is from which film, “It’s so sad because it’s so hard to make her understand. I’ve gotten all these things for her and now she just.. wants to run away”?
THE GREAT GATSBY
9. What is the name of the invading alien forces in The Avengers?
CHITAURI
10. What is the full title of Alejandro G Inarritu’s Birdman?
BIRDMAN OR (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE)


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Which film featured Tilda Swinton, Djmon Hounsou, Rachel Weisz and Keanu Reeves? Johnny Mnemonic? Constantine? Street Kings?
CONSTANTINE
2. Who voice the Axiom’s computer in Wall-E? Sigourney Weaver? Betty White? Jon Hamm?
SIGOURNEY WEAVER
3. Which film did Kevin Smith direct in between Mallrats and Dogma? Cop Out? Jersey Girl? Chasing Amy?
CHASING AMY
4. Steel Magnolias was released in which year? 1987? 1988? 1989?
1989
5. How many Oscars was Driving Miss Daisy nominated for? 6? 9? 12? [bonus point for naming how many it won]
NINE [Four]
6. What is the name of Zissou’s research vessel in The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou? Belafonte? Calypso? Explorer?
BELAFONTE
7. What is the name of the character played by Dustin Hoffman in The Graduate? Raymond Babbitt? Carl Bernstein? Benjamin Braddock?
BENJAMIN BRADDOCK
8. Mean Machine, starring Vinnie Jones, is a remake of which American film? Rudy? Gridiron Gang? The Longest Yard?
THE LONGEST YARD (although this was later dubbed The Mean Machine too)
9. Which of the following is the only species with on-screen female characters in the original Planet Of The Apes? Chimpanzees? Orang-utans? Gorillas?
CHIMPANZEES
10. Godzilla was originally storyboarded to look like an octopus. True or False?
TRUE (before Tomoyuki Tanaka decided a dinosaur look would be better)


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Chaplin / My Cousin Vinny / Wild Hogs / Crazy, Stupid, Love
Poster: The Wild Thornberrys Movie
Actor: Marisa Tomei


Cinema City Film Quiz #193

[02 July 2017]


Winning Team:
Red Dawn Retaliation In The Woods
Genre – Chris Hemsworth arrives late for his career

Runners Up:
Baby Drive
Genre – In this thrilling sequel to Drive, Ryan Gosling faces his toughest challenge yet, driving a pre-school bus
Transformers: Age Of Ejaculation
Genre – Mankind stands in awe of giant robots that experience orgasm for 1000 years straight
Development Hell Boy… With Sexy Results
Genre – 80’s movie in which Kim DELAYney and DEFER Sutherland set up a paranormal investigation service
The Bookhouse Boys
Genre – Mystery


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the name of the fictional film used as a cover to save American diplomats in Argo?
ARGO
2. Les Miserables is largely set in which French city?
PARIS
3. Daryl Hannah plays which mythical creature in Splash?
MERMAID
4. Which Steven Soderbergh film stars George Clooney and Jennifer Lopez as a bank robber and US Marshal respectively?
OUT OF SIGHT
5. Philoctetes, Megara, Amphitryon and Alcmene are characters from which Disney film?
HERCULES
6. Ray Liotta played the lead role in which 1990 Martin Scorsese film?
GOODFELLAS
7. Catch Me If You Can was released in which year?
2002
8. Who directed The Darjeeling Limited?
WES ANDERSON
9. Leonardo Di Caprio played Jordan Belfort in which film?
THE WOLF OF WALL STREET
10. What colour is the scorpion on Ryan Gosling’s jacket in Drive?
GOLD / YELLOW


ROUND II: Filming [Films Held Back From Release Special]
1. Titanic was released in which year? 1997? 1999? 2001?
1997
2. Who directed Phone Booth? Peter Berg? Paul Verhoeven? Joel Schumacher?
JOEL SCHUMACHER
3. Who played the lead role in Henry: Portrait Of A Serial Killer? Crispin Glover? Michael Rooker? Eric Bana?
MICHAEL ROOKER
4. How many students stay in the titular cabin in Cabin In The Woods? 5? 6? 7?
FIVE (Dana, Curt, Jules, Marty , Holden)
5. Who composed the score for World War Z? Dario Marianelli? Marco Beltrami? Rupert Gregson-Williams?
MARCO BELTRAMI
6. In Idiocracy, where is your ID tattoo’d? Nape? Wrist? Left chest?
WRIST
7. What is the name of the whaling ship that is attacked by the whale in In The Heart Of The Sea? Essex? Yorktown? Dorset?
ESSEX
8. How many years was Kenneth Lonergan’s Margaret delayed for? 4? 8? 12?
FOUR (2007-2011)
9. James Gandolfini, Susan Sarandon and Kate Winslet starred in which John Turturro directed feature? Romance & Cigarettes? Quiz Show? Monkeybone?
ROMANCE & CIGARETTES
10. The character physically playing V in V For Vendetta is James Purefoy, the original actor cast. Hugo Weaving merely provided the voice over. True or False?
FALSE (although Purefoy was the original casting choice for V)


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. The following actors appeared in which film: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Don Cheadle, William H Macy, Alfred Molina and Mark Wahlberg?
BOOGIE NIGHTS
2. Which John Travolta/Christian Slater film is about the theft of two nuclear weapons?
BROKEN ARROW
3. What is the title character’s first name in Schindler’s List?
OSKAR
4. What colour is R’s (Nicholas Hoult) hoodie in Warm Bodies?
RED
5. What is the name of Gandalf’s sword?
GLAMDRING
6. Who directed Cinderella Man, Night Shift and The Missing?
RON HOWARD
7. What is Doc Brown’s occupation in the past in Back To The Future Part III?
BLACK SMITH
8. “Dare to live” is the poster tagline for which Matthew McConaughey film?
DALLAS BUYERS CLUB
9. The following quote is from which film, “I will eviscerate you in fiction. Every pimple, every character flaw. I was naked for a day, you will be naked for eternity”
A KNIGHT’S TALE
10. Which two actors played the same lead role in Rian Johnson’s Looper? (one point per correct answer)
JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT / BRUCE WILLIS


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Which character in Con Air gets caught in the wheels and dies, only to have Nicolas Cage’s character write a message on the body before dislodging it? Grissom? Larkin? Pinball?
PINBALL
2. The original Thomas Crown Affair was released in which year? 1968? 1971? 1979?
1968
3. Which newspaper receives the titular killer’s taunting letters in Zodiac? Boston Herald? San Francisco Chronicle? The New York Times?
SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
4. How many days are people given to find a partner before being turned into an animal in The Lobster? 30 days? 45 days? 100 days?
45 DAYS
5. John Wayne, Ricky Nelson and which other actor received top billing on the poster for Rio Bravo? James Stewart? Dean Martin? Gary Cooper?
DEAN MARTIN
6. Which of the following did not appear in Sicario? Jon Bernthal? Charlie Cox? Victor Garber?
CHARLIE COX
7. Who directed Carol, starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara? Mike Leigh? Todd Haynes? Tom McCarthy?
TODD HAYNES
8. What is the name of the sequel to Yojimbo? Ikiru? Sanjuro? Warui Yatsu Hodo Yoku Nemuru?
SANJURO
9. What is Conor’s job in Song Of The Sea? Lighthouse Keeper? Fisherman? Pub Landlord?
LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER
10. The shadow of the supposedly incomplete freeway in Speed is visible. True or False?
TRUE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Ray / Horrible Bosses / Any Given Sunday / The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Poster: The Truth About Cats & Dogs
Actor: Jamie Foxx