Cinema City Quiz #254

[09 February 2020]


Winning Team:
The Matrix Evolutions
Genre: Neo enters the matrix to discover it has evolved into a Darwinian AI

Runners Up:
Yet Fond Of Me Quiz Name, Aren’t Ye?
Genre: Willem Dafoe reminisces at Cinema City
The 37 Steps
Genre – crime thriller where the missing two stolen steps have to be tracked down


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Which day is Phil Connors living over and over in Groundhog Day?
GROUNDHOG DAY
2. In the film Deadpool, the titular character’s suit is made up of which two colours? (one point per correct answer)
RED / BLACK
3. Who plays the lead role in the Pitch Perfect franchise?
ANNA KENDRICK
4. In which film does Nicolas Cage play Benjamin Franklin Gates, a man who steals the declaration of independence?
NATIONAL TREASURE
5. Red Sonja, Dave, Collateral Damage, Around The World In 80 Days, Escape Plan and Maggie all featured which actor?
ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER
6. A League Of Their Own, starring Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Rosie O’Donnell and Madonna is about which sport?
BASEBALL
7. The following quote is from which film, “I wonder if people will ever say let’s hear about Frodo and the ring and they’ll say yes that’s one of my favourite stories. Frodo was really courageous wasn’t he dad”?
THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS
8. Which Final Destination film starts with the motorway pile up caused by logs falling from a truck?
FINAL DESTINATION 2
9. Renee Zellweger and Catherine Zeta-Jones starred together in which movie?
CHICAGO
10. Regina George, Gretchen Wieners and Karen Smith are characters in which film?
MEAN GIRLS

ROUND II: Filming [37% On Rotten Tomatoes]
1. Which of the following M Night Shyamalan films does not factor into Glass? Unbreakable? Split? The Village?
THE VILLAGE
2. How many Johnny English films have been released to date? 1? 2? 3?
THREE
3. Who composed the score for Disney’s Brother Bear? Randy Newman? John Williams? Phil Collins?
PHIL COLLINS
4. What colour are the clocks in 2011’s In Time? Red? Blue? Green?
GREEN
5. What is the subtitle of the second Jack Reacher film? Never Go Back? The Hard Way? Nothing To Lose?
NEVER GO BACK
6. Road House was released in which year? 1983? 1986? 1989?
1989
7. Which member of the Fantastic Four is able to switch powers after coming into contact with the Silver Surfer in Rise Of The Silver Surfer? Reed Richards? Johnny Storm? Ben Grimm?
JOHNNY STORM
8. The following quote is from which film, “I was beaten up because I was different, so I’ve built a place where I can heal”? Hannibal? Welcome To Marwen? Justice League?
WELCOME TO MARWEN
9. Which of the following is not one of the presumed identities of Credence in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald? Corvus Lestrange V? Aurelius Dumbledore? Marvolo Grindelwald?
MARVOLO GRINDELWALD
10. Every single Resident Evil film has made at least a 5% loss at the box office. True or False?
FALSE (every film has made between 186 and 680 percent profit at the box office)

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Pretty Woman was released in which year?
1990
2. Who played the lead role in Into The Wild?
EMILE HIRSCH
3. Who directed 1996’s Matilda?
DANNY DE VITO
4. The following quote is from which film, “Oh America. I wish I could tell you that this was still America but I’ve come to realise that you can’t have a country without people. And there are no people here.”
ZOMBIELAND
5. In Incredibles 2, what device is used to control people’s minds?
GOGGLES
6. At the start of Back To The Future, all the clocks are set to what time?
07:54
7. How many Unfriended movies have been made to date?
TWO (Unfriended / Unfriended: Dark Web)
8. Rear Window, Harvey and Mr Smith Goes To Washington starred which actor?
JIMMY STEWART
9. What is Peter Quill’s middle name in Guardians Of The Galaxy?
JASON
10. What did Roland Emmerich direct in between Independence Day and The Patriot?
GODZILLA

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. What is the name of the Atari 2600 game on Planet Doom that is the third challenge in Ready Player One? Vanguard? Adventure? Zaxxon?
ADVENTURE
2. In which bar of chocolate does Charlie find the last golden ticket in Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory? Snubbler Sizzler? Wonka Scrumdidlyumptious? Regular Wonka Bar?
REGULAR WONKA BAR
3. Who are the two lead actors in the 2015 film Trainwreck? Kristen Bell & Josh Duhamel? Amy Schumer & Bill Hader? Anna Faris & Dax Shephard?
AMY SCHUMER & BILL HADER
4. What is the name of the girl that James shoots during the audition process in Men In Black? Jessica? Brandy? Tiffany?
TIFFANY
5. The following is a quote from which film, “I don’t see how a world that can make such wonderful things could be bad”? Artificial Intelligence? Wonder Woman? The Little Mermaid?
THE LITTLE MERMAID
6. What is the name of the room wherein Jack first meets Lloyd in The Shining? The Gold Room? The Gala Room? The Great Ballroom?
THE GOLD ROOM
7. What does Casey list as her favourite movie in Scream? Nightmare On Elm Street? Friday The 13th? Halloween?
HALLOWEEN
8. Which of the following films is not based on a Disney ride? Tinker Bell And The Great Fairy Rescue? The Haunted Mansion? Mission To Mars?
TINKER BELL AND THE GREAT FAIRY RESCUE
9. What number house does Truman Burbank live in, in The Truman Show? 36? 120? 4283?
36
10. While working on Bond films, Pierce Brosnan’s contract stated he could not wear a full tuxedo in any other film he appeared in. True or False?
TRUE

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Swiss Army Man / Victor Frankenstein / The Woman In Black / Horns
Poster: Now You See Me 2
Actor: Daniel Radcliffe

Cinema City Quiz #253

[26 January 2020]


Winning Team:
500 Spotless Mind Days Of The Eternal Sunshine Summer
Genre – the couples go on 500 dates together, oblivious that they had their memories wiped after swapping partners

Runners Up:
Jack Fell Down. A Pail Of Water Was Needed. Jack And Jill Went Up The Hill
Genre – non-linear retelling of a classic


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Saying what word three times conjures Michael Keaton’s character in Beetlejuice?
BETELGEUSE / BEETLEJUICE
2. Heath Ledger played William Thatcher in which medieval action film?
A KNIGHT’S TALE
3. The animated feature, Anastasia, is set in which country?
RUSSIA
4. What colour is Alice’s dress in Tim Burton’s Alice In Wonderland?
BLUE
5. The character Lt Aldo Raine appeared in which film?
INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS
6. The Sound Of Music was released in which year?
1965
7. Guy Ritchie directed Charlie Hunnam in which epic fantasy adaptation?
KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD
8. Name the two lead actors in Gone Girl (one point per correct answer)
BEN AFFLECK / ROSAMUND PIKE
9. How many Die Hard films have been released to date?
FIVE
10. The following quote is from which film, “What Jesus fails to appreciate is that it’s the meek who are the problem”?
MONTY PYTHON’S LIFE OF BRIAN

ROUND II: Filming [Non-linear films]
1. Arrival was released in which year? 2012? 2016? 2019?
2016
2. Who played the role of Steve Wozniak in 2015’s Steve Jobs? Josh Gad? Haley Joel Osment? Seth Rogen?
SETH ROGEN
3. The following quote is from which film, “Most days of the year are unremarkable, they begin and they end with no lasting memories made in between. Most days have made no impact on the course of a life. May 23rd was a Wednesday”? (500) Days Of Summer? Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind? Bad Times At The El Royale?
(500) DAYS OF SUMMER
4. Which novel is often referred to in Slumdog Millionaire? Oliver Twist? The Three Musketeers? Frankenstein?
THE THREE MUSKETEERS
5. How many years passed between the release of Sin City and Sin City: A Dame To Kill For? 5? 9? 14?
NINE
6. What is the name of Robert De Niro’s character in Once Upon A Time In America? Sharkey? Moe? Noodles?
NOODLES
7. What is Solaris in the1972 soviet film of the same name? A song? A computer? A planet?
A PLANET
8. What is the name of Mr Dawson’s (played by Mark Rylance) boat in Dunkirk? Fancy Lady? Moonstone? Ice Breaker?
MOONSTONE
9. How many men are sat under the Rashomon gate discussing the trial in Rashomon? 2? 3? 5?
THREE (the woodcutter, the priest and the commoner)
10. Warren Beatty was the original choice for Bill in Kill Bill. True or False?
TRUE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Which film featured Jessica Chastain, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence and Tye Sheridan?
X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX
2. Who directed all the Mad Max films?
GEORGE MILLER
3. Silver Linings Playbook was released in which year?
2012
4. The following quote is from which film, “Once again I found myself on my own and going to my mother’s annual turkey curry buffet. Every year she tries to fix me up with some bushy-haired middle-aged bore and I feared this year would be no exception”?
BRIDGET JONES’ DIARY
5. What is the title of the sequel to Moonraker?
FOR YOUR EYES ONLY
6. Who played the lead role in PS I Love You?
HILARY SWANK
7. The Damned United is about which English football team?
LEEDS
8. What did Denis Villeneuve direct in between Prisoners and Sicario?
ENEMY
9. Which Disney film features the Sword of Truth and the Shield of Virtue?
SLEEPING BEAUTY
10. What is the name of the Nostromo’s computer in Alien?
MOTHER

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Which Johnny English film is about an attempted assassination on the Chinese Premier? Johnny English? Johnny English Reborn? Johnny English Strikes Again?
JOHNNY ENGLISH REBORN
2. What is the name of Damien’s nanny in The Omen? Miss Frye? Mrs Baylock? Mrs Drake?
MRS BAYLOCK
3. Which of the following films did not feature Danny DeVito? Big Fish? My Little Pony: The Movie? Look Who’s Talking Too?
LOOK WHO’S TALKING TOO
4. The following quote is from which film, “I wasted my life playing video games and we’re gonna die”? Weird Science? Step Brothers? Spider-Man: Far From Home?
SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME
5. Which of the following films made the most at the box office? X-Men: Days Of Future Past? Transformers: Age Of Extinction? Interstellar?
TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION (highest grossing film of 2014 $1.1b, XMDOFP $747m, I $677m)
6. Which of the following did not appear in 2011’s Crazy Stupid Love? Kevin Bacon? Julianne Moore? Jon Favreau?
JON FAVREAU
7. In which film did Clint Eastwood play Walt Kowalski? Gran Torino? Every Which Way But Loose? Unforgiven?
GRAN TORINO
8. In Disney’s Hercules, the titular character meets Meg who is being hounded by what? Minotaur? Cyclops? Centaur?
CENTAUR
9. What is the name of the sleeper ship in Passengers? Avalon? Arcadia? Elysium?
AVALON
10. The infamous line from The Shining, “Here’s Johnny” was improvised by Jack Nicholson. True or False?
TRUE

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Layer Cake / Cloud Atlas / Paddington / The Zero Theorem
Poster: The Tempest
Actor: Ben Whishaw

Cinema City Quiz #252

[12 January 2020]


Winning Team:
Laxan!
Genre – a lonesome idiot takes on the world whilst holding in the mother of all shits (not a true story)

Runners Up:
The Seven Year Witch
Genre – Hermione’s school years
Toss A Coin To Your Witch, O Valley Of Nancy
Genre – Nancy from The Craft is still destitute and needs money so turns to menial jobs
The Witches Of Beastpick
Genre – the witches go to Pets At Home and buy hamsters who they turn into men
Street Shiter XIV
Genre – comedy


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Warren Beatty played Dick Tracy in which film?
DICK TRACY
2. In Aladdin, Jafar’s staff has the head of which animal?
COBRA
3. In which film did Charlton Heston play Moses?
THE TEN COMMANDMENTS
4. Ethan Hunt is the main character in which film series?
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE
5. What does Carl use to move his house in Up?
BALLOONS
6. Who played the lead role in The Last Of The Mohicans?
DANIEL DAY LEWIS
7. Korben Dallas, Leeloo, Zorg and Ruby Rhod are characters in which Luc Besson film?
THE FIFTH ELEMENT
8. Doctor Sleep is the sequel to which film?
THE SHINING
9. Who directed The Evil Dead trilogy?
SAM RAIMI
10. What is Shaft’s first name?
JOHN

ROUND II: Filming [Witchcraft]
1. Who played the lead role in The Witches? Helena Bonham Carter? Cher? Anjelica Huston?
ANJELICA HUSTON
2. The Witches Of Eastwick was released in which year? 1980? 1987? 1994?
1987
3. What is the Owens family curse in Practical Magic? Any man who falls in love with them will die? They cannot use their powers after turning 30? They can never leave Massachusetts?
ANY MAN WHO FALLS IN LOVE WITH THEM WILL DIE
4. What was the subtitle of 2015’s The Witch? A Fairytale Curio? A Familiar Tale? A New-England Folktale?
A NEW-ENGLAND FOLKTALE
5. How many cast members from Scream appear in The Craft? 1? 2? 3?
TWO (Neve Campbell and Skeet Ulrich)
6. What is the name of Christina Ricci’s character in Sleepy Hollow? Mary? Katrina? Beth?
KATRINA
7. The following quote is from which film, “Treguna, Mekoides, Trecorum, Satis, Dee”? Bedknobs And Broomsticks? The Sword In The Stone? The Black Cauldron?
BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS
8. Which character in 1959’s Sleeping Beauty was the only one to have the same individual serving as the voice actor and performance model? Aurora? Maleficent? King Stefan?
MALEFICENT (Eleanor Audley)
9. Who directed The Love Witch? Anna Biller? Alex de la Iglesia? Ana Lily Amirpour?
ANNA BILLER
10. With consultant Pat Devin on set, many of the magic words in Hocus Pocus were actually part of Dianic rituals. True or False?
FALSE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Blousey Brown, Fat Sam, Tallulah and Dandy Dan are characters in which 1976 film?
BUGSY MALONE
2. The following quote is from which film, “I think you’re the most attractive of all my parent’s friends”?
THE GRADUATE
3. What is the name of Marty McFly’s home town in Back To The Future?
HILL VALLEY
4. What is the name given to the trio of popular girls, in Mean Girls?
PLASTICS
5. What does the super-villain, Gru, plan on shrinking and stealing in Despicable Me?
THE MOON
6. Which actor appeared in both Reservoir Dogs and Free Willy?
MICHAEL MADSEN
7. Who directed In The Loop, The Death Of Stalin and The Personal History Of David Copperfield?
ARMANDO IANNUCCI
8. Cronenberg’s remake of The Fly was made in 1986, when was the original released?
1958
9. Kevin Bacon played Ren McCormack in which film?
FOOTLOOSE
10. Antonio Bay is the setting for which John Carpenter film?
THE FOG

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Which of the following actors was not approached by Doug Liman to play the lead role in The Bourne Identity? Colin Farrell? Russell Crowe? Sylvester Stallone?
COLIN FARRELL
2. During the closing shots of Se7en, Detective Somerset quotes which Ernest Hemingway novel (“The world is a fine place and worth fighting for”)? The Old Man And The Sea? A Farewell To Arms? For Whom The Bell Tolls?
FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS
3. Who scored Dr. No, Dances With Wolves and Howard The Duck? Leonard Bernstein? John Barry? Henry Mancini?
JOHN BARRY
4. Who played the title character in The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance? James Stewart? John Wayne? Lee Marvin?
LEE MARVIN
5. What is the name of the Skeksis method for settling disputes, debates and conflicts in The Dark Crystal? Meeting Of The Three Suns? The Conjunction? Trial By Stone?
TRIAL BY STONE
6. Despite critical acclaim and commercial success, Fatal Attraction was the second highest grossing film of 1987. What was the highest? The Untouchables? Lethal Weapon? Three Men And A Baby?
THREE MEN AND A BABY
7. What colour is The Blob in the 1958 film of the same name? Green? Red? Black?
RED
8. Which of the following individuals did Christopher Lee not portray? Grigori Rasputin? Fu Manchu? Abraham Lincoln?
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
9. The Illusionist takes place in which city? Vienna? Venice? Versailles?
VIENNA
10. Steve Buscemi’s character in Desperado is called Buscemi as the part was written specifically for him. True or False?
TRUE

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Con Air / Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Vengeance / Mandy / The Croods
Poster: Season Of The Witch
Actor: Nicolas Cage

Cinema City Quiz #251

[29 December 2019]


Winning Team:
Gangs Of New Year
Genre – Very violent celebrations

Runners Up:
Risky Quizness
Genre – Comedy


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Which Bond film features the Duran Duran song A View To A Kill?
A VIEW TO A KILL
2. In 1935 Fox Film Corporation and 20th Century Pictures merged to form which company?
20TH CENTURY FOX
3. What is the name of the villain in Disney’s Peter Pan?
CAPTAIN HOOK
4. What is the subtitle of the second Hobbit movie?
THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG
5. What were the names of the four lead characters in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? (one point per correct answer)
LEONARDO / DONATELLO / RAPHAEL / MICHAELANGELO
6. The following quote is from which film, “I ate his liver with some faba beans and a nice chianti”?
THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS
7. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “The circle of life”
THE LION KING
8. What is the title of the 2007 comedy about teen pregnancy starring Ellen Page and Michael Cera?
JUNO
9. What did Guy Ritchie direct after Sherlock Holmes?
SHERLOCK HOLMES: A GAME OF SHADOWS
10. What device is used to exit the matrix, in the film of the same name?
TELEPHONE

ROUND II: Filming [New Years Films]
1. What was the title of the remake of The Poseidon Adventure? Adrift? SOS? Poseidon?
POSEIDON
2. Bridget Jones’ Diary was released in which year? 1998? 2001? 2005?
2001
3. Who played the lead role in 1999’s End Of Days? Joaquin Phoenix? Arnold Schwarzenegger? Viggo Mortensen?
ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER
4. Which of the Ghostbusters gets possessed by Vigo in Ghostbusters II? Peter? Ray? Egon?
RAY
5. Who directed Boogie Nights? Paul Thomas Anderson? Lars Von Trier? Steven Soderbergh?
PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON
6. The opening scene of The Godfather Part II is about which character? Michael Corleone? Vito Corleone? Hyman Roth?
VITO CORLEONE
7. What commodity is traded in the final scene of Trading Places, leading the Duke brothers to bankruptcy? Cigars? Orange juice? Polystyrene?
ORANGE JUICE
8. Which of the following did not appear in New Year’s Eve? Jon Bon Jovi? Jack Black? Sarah Jessica Parker?
JACK BLACK
9. In the very last shot of the original Ocean’s 11, what is written on the billboard in the background? The names of the Rat Pack? An explainer note that the film is over and to go home? Marlboro Cigarettes?
THE NAMES OF THE RAT PACK
10. In When Harry Met Sally the infamous line “I’ll have what she’s having” was delivered by Rob Reiner’s mother. True or False?
TRUE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. What does Borat use to travel across America in Borat?
ICE CREAM VAN
2. Who appeared in The Fifth Element, Dead Presidents and Jackie Brown?
CHRIS TUCKER
3. The following quote is from which film, “Fifty, sixty miles an hour, if they ever got out into the open and they’re astonishing jumpers”?
JURASSIC PARK
4. The following is the poster tagline for which film: Mischief, Mayhem, Soap?
FIGHT CLUB
5. What was stolen from Pee-Wee Herman in Pee-Wee Herman’s Big Adventure?
BICYCLE
6. Jason And The Argonauts was released in which year?
1963
7. In The Wizard Of Oz, what shape is the cowardly lion’s medal of courage?
CROSS
8. Haddonfield is the setting for which film series?
HALLOWEEN
9. Matt Damon and Matthew McConaughey appeared together in which two films?
INTERSTELLAR / GLORY DAZE
10. The History Boys, Four Lions and The Full Monty are all set in which UK city?
SHEFFIELD

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. What are the names of Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda’s characters in Easy Rider? George & Dean? Billy & Wyatt? Frank & Charlie?
BILLY & WYATT
2. The following quote is from which Alec Baldwin film, “You ask me if I have a God complex? Let me tell you something: I am God.” The Shadow? Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within? Malice?
MALICE
3.Which actor appeared The Other Boleyn Girl, The Spongebob Squarepants Movie and Sing? Scarlett Johansson? Anna Kendrick? Amy Adams?
SCARLETT JOHANSSON
4. What did Terry Gilliam direct after Monty Python And The Holy Grail? Time Bandits? Jabberwocky? Brazil?
JABBERWOCKY
5. How many times has Ben-Hur been adapted into a movie? 2? 5? 12?
FIVE (1907, 1925, 1959, 2003, 2016)
6. Adam Yates is the name of John Cusack’s character in which film? Being John Malkovich? Hot Tub Time Machine? High Fidelity?
HOT TUB TIME MACHINE
7. Brokeback Mountain was released in which year? 2002? 2005? 2008?
2005
8. What was the title of the first films released by Dreamworks in 1997? MouseHunt? The Peacemaker? Small Soldiers?
THE PEACEMAKER
9. How many films has Jeremy Irons directed? 0? 3? 7?
NONE (excluding one made-for-TV short)
10. Sean Connery was originally credited as Sean Conners in his first four film appearances. True or False?
FALSE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Mirror Mirror / Cars 3 / The Social Network / Hotel Mumbai
Poster: Call Me By Your Name
Actor: Armie Hammer

Cinema City Quiz #250

[15 December 2019]


Winning Team:
K-2SO

Runners Up:
Lando
Darth Vader
Finn
Rey
Luke Skywalker
Han Solo
Kylo Ren
Yoda


ROUND I
1. What was the title of the 2008 animated film that acted as the pilot episode for The Clone Wars TV series?
STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS
2. What is the subtitle of Star Wars Episode 1?
THE PHANTOM MENACE
3. Who directed Revenge Of The Sith?
GEORGE LUCAS
4. What is the name of the small bear-like creatures that live on the forest moon of Endor in Return Of The Jedi?
EWOKS
5. The Empire Strikes Back was released in which year?
1980
6. What is the name of Boba Fett’s (clone) father, first introduced in Attack Of The Clones?
JANGO FETT
7. In most of the marketing for The Last Jedi, what is the most prominent colour used?
RED
8. What is Luke Skywalker’s X-Wing call-sign in A New Hope?
RED 5
9. What are the respective names of the actors who have portrayed Han Solo? (one point per correct answer)
HARRISON FORD / ALDEN EHRENREICH
10. The first scene of The Force Awakens takes place on which planet?
JAKKU

ROUND II
1. Who directed The Last Jedi? George Lucas? JJ Abrams? Rian Johnson?
RIAN JOHNSON
2. What is Finn’s Stormtrooper designation? FN-616? FN-2187? FN-24601?
FN-2187
3. Which of the following characters did not appear in the animated film The Clone Wars? C3PO? Jabba The Hutt? Chewbacca?
CHEWBACCA
4. The Empire Strikes Back is set how many years after A New Hope? 3? 5? 9?
THREE
5. What is Galen Erso’s pet name for his daughter Jyn in Rogue One? Stardust? Munchkin? Angel?
STARDUST
6. What is the first word of the opening crawl of Return Of The Jedi? After? Luke? The?
LUKE (Luke Skywalker has returned to his home planet)
7. What species is Nute Gunray in The Phantom Menace? Kaleesh? Neimoidian? Gamorrean?
NEIMOIDIANS
8. Who played the role of Uncle Owen in A New Hope? Phil Brown? John Hollis? Mike Edmonds? [bonus point for naming the actor who played him in Revenge Of The Sith]
PHIL BROWN [Joel Edgerton]
9. Who is Zam Wesell? A cantina patron in A New Hope? An assassin from Attack Of The Clones? The head nun from The Last Jedi?
AN ASSASSIN FROM ATTACK OF THE CLONES
10. Revenge Of The Sith is the only Star Wars film to date to feature a cameo from George Lucas. True or False?
TRUE (as Baron Papanoida)

ROUND III
1. In The Empire Strikes Back, when approaching Cloud City, the Millennium Falcon is granted permission to land on which platform?
327
2. The following quote is from which film, “The day we stop believing democracy can work is the day we lose it”?
ATTACK OF THE CLONES
3. How many characters make up the Drew Struzan theatrical release poster for The Phantom Menace?
EIGHT (Darth Maul, Qui-Gon, Amidala, Anakin, Obi Wan, Jar Jar, C3PO, R2D2)
4. What is the name of the droid and Lando’s co-pilot in Solo: A Star Wars Story?
L3-37
5. What is the name of the Cantina band in A New Hope?
FIGRIN D’AN AND THE MODAL NODES
6. According to the birthing scene in Revenge Of The Sith, which Skywalker is born first?
LUKE
7. In The Last Jedi, Dameron recognises Admiral Holdo’s name from which battle?
BATTLE OF CHYRON BELT
8. Which character said the following quote, “There’s more, it won’t be easy for you to hear it but you must”?
LUKE SKYWALKER
9. Every Star Wars film (excluding Clone Wars) has received 2 or more nominations at the Academy Awards, except for three titles that only received one. Name them (one point per correct answer)
ATTACK OF THE CLONES / REVENGE OF THE SITH / SOLO
10. The planet Takodana features in which Star Wars film?
THE FORCE AWAKENS

ROUND IV
1. How many speeder bikes do we see during the chase sequence in Return Of The Jedi? 3? 5? 8?
FIVE
2. In Attack Of The Clones, what colour is the beam of light that is used to detain Obi Wan on Geonosis? Red? Yellow? Blue?
BLUE
3. The following quote is from which film, “Flying is for droids”? The Phantom Menace? Attack Of The Clones? Revenge Of The Sith?
REVENGE OF THE SITH
4. How many rank pins does Grand Moff Tarkin have on his insignia plaque in A New Hope? 6? 12? 18?
TWELVE
5. Which of the following did not appear in The Last Jedi? Tom Hardy? Gary Barlow? Joseph Gordon-Levitt?
TOM HARDY (his cameo was filmed but not in the final cut of the film)
6. In its initial attack, how many systems are destroyed by Starkiller Base in The Force Awakens? 3? 4? 5?
FIVE
7. Which planet is not seen in The Phantom Menace? Mustafar? Coruscant? Tattooine?
MUSTAFAR
8. Who acted as director of photography on Solo? Steve Yedlin? Bradford Young? Greig Fraser?
BRADFORD YOUNG
9. How is Bodhi Rook killed in Rogue One? Laser blast? Grenade? Crushed by falling debris?
GRENADE
10. John Ratzenberger has a cameo in The Empire Strikes Back. True or False?
TRUE (Major Derlin)

BOUNS IMAGE ROUNDS
Screenshots: The Force Awakens / The Empire Strikes Back / The Phantom Menace / Solo
Characters: General Tagge / Asajj Ventress

BOUNS MUSIC ROUND
1. Phantom Menace – Star Wars Main Title and the Arrival at Naboo
2. Return Of The Jedi – The Emperor
3. Attack Of The Clones – Across the Stars
4. The Empire Strikes Back – The City in the Clouds (from 04.08)
5. The Force Awakens – I Can Fly Anything
6. Solo – Meet Han
7. A New Hope – Inner City
8. Rogue One – Hope
9. Revenge Of The Sith – General Grievous
10. The Last Jedi – The Last Jedi

BOUNS AUDIO CLIP ROUND
1. “I wasn’t notified” A New Hope
2. “click click click” Attack Of The Clones
3. “Kill them immediately” The Phantom Menace
4. “I suggest we solve both problems simultaneously with an immediate test of the weapon” Rogue One
5. “I think we better replace the negative power coupling” The Empire Strikes Back
6. “Now, reach out” The Last Jedi
7. “I’m overwhelmed, sir” Revenge Of The Sith
8. “We have an unsanctioned departure from bay 2” The Force Awakens
9. “Damn it” Solo
10. “Here we go again” Return Of The Jedi


Cinema City Quiz #249

[01 December 2019]


Winning Team:
Michelle Yojimbo
Genre – An all-female samurai epic

Runners Up:
The One: Starring Jet Me
Genre – A nameless warrior abandoned by his friends attends the quiz on his own
Street Shiter XVII
Genre – Comedy


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the name of the Wakandan hero in Black Panther?
BLACK PANTHER
2. What is the name of the lead character in Casino Royale?
JAMES BOND
3. Lost In Translation is set in which country?
JAPAN
4. Big, Forrest Gump, Toy Story and The Terminal all starred which actor?
TOM HANKS
5. Who directed Fargo?
THE COEN BROTHERS / JOEL & ETHAN COEN
6. Who played the role of Saruman in The Lord Of The Rings?
CHRISTOPHER LEE
7. What is the title of David Fincher’s movie about Mark Zuckerberg and the founding of Facebook?
THE SOCIAL NETWORK
8. Which Indiana Jones film featured Sean Connery?
INDIANA JONES AND THE LAST CRUSADE
9. The Great Danton and The Professor practice what on stage in The Prestige?
MAGIC
10. What is the name of the film in which Patrick Swayze plays a dance instructor at a Catskills mountain resort?
DIRTY DANCING

ROUND II: Filming [Asian Actresses]
1. [Chiaki Kuriyama] Battle Royale is an adaptation of what? Novel? Manga? TV Series?
NOVEL
2. [Rinko Kikuchi] What is the name of the main Jaeger mech in Pacific Rim? Cherno Alpha? Gipsy Danger? Crimson Typhoon?
GIPSY DANGER
3. [Zhang Ziyi] What is the subtitle for the sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon? Five Deadly Venoms? Sword Of Destiny? Iron Monkey?
SWORD OF DESTINY
4. [Awkwafina] Which of the following did not appear in Ocean’s 8? Helena Bonham Carter? Dakota Fanning? Patricia Arquette?
PATRICIA ARQUETTE
5. [Satomi Ishihara] In Shin Godzilla what colour does Godzilla turn when using its atomic breath? Green? Purple? Yellow?
PURPLE
6. [Gemma Chan] Who directed Mary Queen Of Scots? Josie Rourke? Phyllida Lloyd? Julie Taymor?
JOSIE ROURKE
7. [Maggie Cheung] At the start of Hero, Nameless claims to have killed the assassins who attempted to kill the king of Qin, presenting their weapons as proof. How many assassins were there? 3? 4? 5?
THREE (Long Sky, Flying Snow and Broken Sword)
8. [Min-hee Kim] The Handmaiden is an adaptation of which novel? Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall? Sarah Waters’ Fingersmith? Margaret Atwood’s The Blind Assassin?
FINGERSMITH
9. [Zhao Wei] John Woo’s epic war film Red Cliff was split into how many parts? 2? 3? 4?
TWO
10. [Ji-min Han] 2016’s The Age Of Shadows was the first Korean language film produced by Warner Bros. True or False?
TRUE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Meryl Streep, Chris Pine, Anna Kendrick, Emily Blunt and Johnny Depp starred in which movie? INTO THE WOODS
2. The following quote is from which film, “I would not like to think that a person would tell someone he has a plethora and then find out that that person has no idea what it means to have a plethora”?
THE THREE AMIGOS
3. Who directed THX1138?
GEORGE LUCAS
4. How many exes does Ramona have in Scott Pilgrim Vs The World (including Scott)?
EIGHT
5. Waterworld was released in which year?
1995
6. How many films has George Clooney directed?
SIX (Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind, Good Night And Good Luck, Leatherheads, The Ides Of March, The Monuments Men, Suburbicon)
7. Which film featured a medley of Smells Like Teen Spirit, Voulez-Vous Coucher Avec Moi and the Can Can called Zidler’s Rap?
MOULIN ROUGE!
8. How many From Dusk Til Dawn films have been made to date?
THREE
9. What is the name of the big game hunter, leading Ludlow’s expedition in The Lost World: Jurassic Park?
ROLAND TEMBO
10. Where is Michael Jordan when he is taken to the Looney Tunes’ world in Space Jam?
GOLF COURSE

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. What is the name of the film in which Christina Ricci plays a girl with a pig’s nose? Cassandra? Ariana? Penelope?
PENELOPE
2. What is Duke reporting on in Las Vegas at the start of Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas? Motorbike race? War protests? Insurance conference?
MOTORBIKE RACE
3. What is the name of the tortured police officer in Reservoir Dogs? Marvin Nash? Freddy Newandyke? Larry Dimmick?
MARVIN NASH
4. O Brother, Where Art Thou? is based on which classic tale? The Iliad? The Odyssey? Gilgamesh?
THE ODYSSEY
5. How many people have directed the five Bourne films? 2? 3? 5?
THREE (Doug Liman, Paul Greengrass, Tony Gilroy)
6. What is the subtitle to The Princess Diaries 2? Royal Engagement? Long Live The Queen? New Rule?
ROYAL ENGAGEMENT
7. What is the name of Robert De Niro’s character in Stardust? Captain Stormhold? Captain Shakespeare? Captain Sparrow?
CAPTAIN SHAKESPEARE
8. Which of the following films didn’t feature a Robert Patrick cameo as the T-1000? Wayne’s World? Clueless? Last Action Hero?
CLUELESS
9. The D-Day scenes in Saving Private Ryan were shot in which country? Croatia? Denmark? Ireland?
IRELAND
10. The Nutty Professor is the only Eddie Murphy film (in a leading role) to make over $200 million. True or False?
FALSE

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Crazy Rich Asians / Tomorrow Never Dies / Memoirs Of A Geisha / Sunshine
Poster: Babylon AD
Actor: Michelle Yeoh

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

Cinema City Film Quiz #247

[03 November 2019]


Winning Team:
Cocoona Matata
Genre – Old folks have no worries for the rest of their days

Runners Up:
The Good, The Bad And The Geriatric
Genre – The only western where the horses were fitted with zimmer frames
Aged Runner
Genre – Harrison Ford spends most of the movie running away from obsessed Star Wars fans at 76 years old
No Country For Young Men
Genre – Robert Redford, Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman and Clint Eastwood defend an old people’s home from a gang of hoodies

ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the name the Sioux Native Americans give to Kevin Costner’s character in Dances With Wolves?
DANCES WITH WOLVES
2. The Three Musketeers is set in which country?
FRANCE
3. Who directed Sleepy Hollow?
TIM BURTON
4. Who played the lead role in Sister Act and Sister Act 2?
WHOOPI GOLDBERG
5. What is the title of the sequel to the Russian film Night Watch?
DAY WATCH
6. What colour is Michael Myers’ mask in Halloween?
WHITE
7. Forest Gump served in which war, in the film of the same name?
VIETNAM
8. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito play brothers in which film?
TWINS
9. What was the title of the 2005 biopic about Johnny Cash?
WALK THE LINE
10. The following quote is from which film, “He turns to me and says, why so serious? He comes at me with knife, why so serious”?
THE DARK KNIGHT

ROUND II: Filming [Elderly Leads]
1. Steven Spielberg’s The Post is about which US newspaper? The Boston Globe? The New York Times? The Washington Post?
THE WASHINGTON POST
2. Who played the co-lead role opposite Morgan Freeman in Invictus? Chris Hemsworth? Jeremy Renner? Matt Damon?
MATT DAMON
3. Gran Torino was released in which year? 2003? 2008? 2014?
2008
4. Who directed Lions For Lambs? Oliver Stone? Rob Reiner? Robert Redford?
ROBERT REDFORD
5. Which two actors are playing the title roles in the upcoming The Two Popes? Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce? Harvey Keitel and Bill Nighy? Nick Nolte and Ben Kingsley?
ANTHONY HOPKINS & JONATHAN PRYCE
6. What is the subtitle of Winchester, starring Helen Mirren? Mansion of horror? The house that ghosts built? Keeper of the dead?
THE HOUSE THAT GHOSTS BUILT (to avoid association with the Supernatural TV series in certain countries)
7. Which of the following do Carter and Cole not do in The Bucket List? Swim with dolphins? Go skydiving? Drive motorbikes along the Great Wall of China?
SWIM WITH DOLPHINS
8. What is the name of Dustin Hoffman’s directorial debut starring Maggie Smith, Billy Connolly and Michael Gambon? Quartet? The Choir? Bows Up?
QUARTET
9. Which of the central members of The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen is revealed to be a double-agent working for Moriarty? Dorian Gray? Captain Nemo? Mina Harker?
DORIAN GRAY
10. Annie Starke, who plays the younger version of Glen Close’s character in 2017’s The Wife is Glen Close’s daughter. True or False?
TRUE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. In James And The Giant Peach, James shares the peach with six types of animal, name them. (one point per correct answer)
GRASSHOPPER / CENTIPEDE / LADYBIRD / SPIDER / EARTHWORM / GLOWWORM
2. Janusz Kaminski, Wally Pfister, Jeff Cronenweth and Roger Deakins all perform what job on a film set?
CINEMATOGRAPHER / DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
3. How many Human Centipede films have been released to date?
THREE
4. Kurt Russell played Jack Burton in which film?
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA
5. What dinosaur is the first on the tour route in Jurassic Park?
DILOPHOSAURUS
6. How many films have Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise co-starred in?
ONE (Interview With The Vampire)
7. The following quote is from which film, “Wash day tomorrow? Nothing clean, right?”?
THE TERMINATOR
8. Who directed Assault On Precinct 13 (1976)?
JOHN CARPENTER
9. Steve Martin and Goldie Hawn starred together in which 1992 film? [bonus point for naming the other film these two actors appeared in]
HOUSESITTER [The Out-Of-Towners]
10. Who appeared in There Will Be Blood, Looper, 12 Years A Slave and Prisoners?
PAUL DANO

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “Nothing on Earth could come between them”? Deep Impact? Titanic? The Day After Tomorrow?
TITANIC
2. Which of the following films did not feature Mark Ruffalo? Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind? Foxcatcher? Arrival?
ARRIVAL
3. In Bad Boys, Martin Lawrence and Will Smith portray detectives in which city? Los Angeles? Miami? Jersey City?
MIAMI
4. The following is a quote from which film, “Nothing shocks me, I’m a scientist”? Ghostbusters? Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom? The Theory Of Everything?
INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM
5. A Man For All Seasons is about which British monarch? Richard III? Henry VIII? George III?
HENRY VIII
6. What was the title of Sergio Leone’s final film? The Good, The Bad And The Ugly? Once Upon A Time In The West? Once Upon A Time In America?
ONCE UPON A TIME IN AMERICA
7. Which of the following is not a Bruce Lee film? Twin Dragons? The Big Boss? Fist Of Fury?
TWIN DRAGONS
8. According to The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy, on what day does the world end? Tuesday? Wednesday? Thursday?
THURSDAY
9. What is the colour of Borden’s rubber ball in The Prestige? Black? Red? Blue?
RED
10. To retain a silent film quality, there isn’t a single zoom shot in The Shape Of Water, as zoom technology wasn’t around until the mid-1920s. True or False?
FALSE

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Secretary / Stargate / Mannequin / Avengers: Age Of Ultron
Poster: Wall Street
Actor: James Spader

Cinema City Film Quiz #246

[20 October 2019]


Winning Team:
Jur-Ass-Kick Park
Genre – all dinosaurs attack

Runners Up:
The Scary-dactyls
Genre – a film about a new K-Pop band who take on mutant zombie dinosaurs
Halloweinstein
Genre – a seemingly indestructible serial killer stalks young actresses while wearing a mask with the face of Harvey Weinstein
Zombie Sore Arse
Genre – the producers asked for a zombie t-rex movie, they delivered the living dead looking for piles ointment

ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Train To Busan takes place on which form of transport?
TRAIN
2. The following quote is from which film, “An invisible man can rule the world. Nobody will see him come, nobody will see him go. He can hear every secret. He can rob and wreck and kill”?
THE INVISIBLE MAN
3. Ash Williams, played by Bruce Campbell is the lead character in which horror franchise (until the 2013 remake)?
EVIL DEAD
4. The upcoming Doctor Sleep is a sequel to which 1980 film?
THE SHINING
5. What is the name of the central killer, played by Gunnar Hansen, in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre?
LEATHERFACE
6. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “Day 1 Exposure, Day 3 Infection, Day 8 Epidemic, Day 15 Evacuation, Day 20 Devastation”?
28 DAYS LATER
7. How many Scream films have been released to date?
FOUR
8. What is the title of the 2001 film in which Nicole Kidman’s Jersey house is haunted by ghosts?
THE OTHERS
9. Which movie studio made most of the iconic horror classics of the 30s and 40s?
UNIVERSAL
10. Who played the lead role of Annie in Hereditary?
TONI COLLETTE

ROUND II: Filming [Dinosaurs]
1. What is the title of the 2000 computer animated Walt Disney film about dinosaurs? A Lost World? The Land Before Man? Dinosaur?
DINOSAUR
2. Ice Age: Dawn Of The Dinosaurs is which instalment in the Ice Age franchise? Second? Third? Fifth?
THIRD
3. The Land Before Time was released in which year? 1980? 1988? 1994?
1988
4. Which version of King Kong did not feature dinosaurs? 1933? 1976? 2005?
1976
5. The climbing budget for which short film required an entire segmented feature film to be built around it, which went on to become Fantasia? Night On Bald Mountain? The Sorcerer’s Apprentice? The Nutcracker Suite?
THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE
6. In Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur, the extinction event didn’t happen and the central family of apatosauruses are farmers of what? Apples? Turnips? Corn?
CORN
7. Who plays the Fungus King in Super Mario Bros? Lance Henriksen? Charles Dance? Ernest Borgnine?
LANCE HENRIKSEN
8. Dinosaurs feature in which Terrence Malick film? Knight Of Cups? The Tree Of Life? The New World?
THE TREE OF LIFE
9. What is the first embryo set that Dennis Nedry steals in Jurassic Park? Proceratosaurus? Metriacanthosaurus? Gallimimus?
PROCERATOSAURUS
10. There are dinosaurs in Aquaman. True or False?
TRUE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Three films have been released with a killer named Michael Myers, simply titled Halloween, what years were they respectively released? (one point per correct answer)
1978 / 2007 / 2018
2. Let The Right One In is set in which country?
SWEDEN
3. What is the name of Amelia’s son in The Babadook?
SAMUEL / SAM
4. What is the title of the 2017 film about a couple who engage in a sex game that leaves one partner dead of a heart-attack and the other handcuffed to the bed starring Carla Gugino and Bruce Greenwood?
GERALD’S GAME
5. Ju-On: The Grudge is a Japanese horror film released in 2002. What year was the American remake, starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, released?
2004
6. Get Out was nominated for four Oscars. How many did it win?
ONE
7. Who directed and starred in A Quiet Place?
JOHN KRASINSKI
8. What film was the first feature film with a computer animated title character?
CASPER
9. Who directed horror films Cronos, Mimic and The Devil’s Backbone?
GUILLERMO DEL TORO
10. Heather, Josh and Mike are the lead characters in which 90s film?
THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. 1922’s Nosferatu is subtitled Eine Symphonie Des Grauens. What does this translate to in English? A symphony of horror? A symphony of gore? A symphony of terror?
A SYMPHONY OF HORROR
2. Who played the role of Dracula in the 1931 film of the same name? Claude Rains? Bela Lugosi? Boris Karloff?
BELA LUGOSI
3. Who directed Insidious? James Wan? Scott Derrickson? Andy Muschietti?
JAMES WAN
4. At the start of It Follows, we see a young woman driving to a beach. Who does she receive a call from when she gets there? The police? Her father? Her boyfriend?
HER FATHER
5. The Cabin In The Woods was released in which year? 2009? 2012? 2016?
2012
6. How does Keith, played by David Warner, die in The Omen? Hangs himself? Pierced by a falling lightning rod? Decapitated by a sheet of glass?
DECAPITATED BY A SHEET OF GLASS
7. How old is Mitch’s kid sister in The Birds? 8? 11? 16?
ELEVEN
8. The Exorcist was the highest grossing R-rated horror film for almost half a century until it was dethroned by which film? Scream? Get Out? It?
IT
9. What is the name of the camp in the Friday The 13th franchise? Timberline? Crystal Lake? Camp Walden?
CRYSTAL LAKE
10. Ringu and its sequel were released at the same time but based on the popularity of The Ring, a new sequel was filmed and released the following year. True or False?
TRUE (Rasen/Spiral is based on Suzuki’s novel but Ringu 2 is an original story)

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: A Nightmare On Elm Street / Rosemary’s Baby / The Bride Of Frankenstein / Zombieland
Poster: The Conjuring
Actor: Peter Cushing

Cinema City Film Quiz #245

[06 October 2019]


Winning Team:
Area 52
Genre – the retirement home for former celebrity aliens including Alf, Mork and Marvin The Martian

Runners Up:
Ad For An Astra
Genre – low budget Brad Pitt film where he tries to sell an old Vauxhall


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. A History Of Violence is an adaptation of which comic?
A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE
2. What is the subtitle of the third Captain America film?
CIVIL WAR
3. Who played the lead role in Gladiator?
RUSSELL CROWE
4. What is the name of Aaron Eckhart’s character in The Dark Knight?
HARVEY DENT / TWO FACE
5. Sully, Mike and Boo are characters in which Pixar film?
MONSTERS INC
6. Which three actors have portrayed the Genie in Disney’s Aladdin? (one point per correct answer)
ROBIN WILLIAMS / WILL SMITH / DAN CASTELLANETA
7. In which film does Marlon Brando play the head of an Italian crime family?
THE GODFATHER
8. The Lord Of The Rings: The Return Of The King was released in which year?
2003
9. Morgan Freeman, Clancy Brown, Tim Robbins, William Sadler and Bob Gunton starred in which 1994 film?
THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION
10. Who directed Hugo?
MARTIN SCORSESE

ROUND II: Filming [Science Fiction]
1. Who played the lead role in The Butterfly Effect? Emile Hirsch? Zach Braff? Ashton Kutcher?
ASHTON KUTCHER
2. What is Eddie’s job in Limitless? Programmer? Author? Accountant?
AUTHOR
3. What is the name of Marty’s mother in Back To The Future? Lois? Lorraine? Elaine?
LORRAINE
4. Minority Report is set in which year? 2021? 2054? 2079?
2054
5. In The Matrix, scenes in the real world are tinted blue while scenes in the matrix itself are tinted green. The training program where Neo first fights Morpheus is tinted what colour? Red? Yellow? Grey (desaturated)?
YELLOW
6. At the start of Gattaca, Vincent’s parents are given a life expectancy of how many years? 20? 30? 40?
THRITY (30.2)
7. How many characters from Blade Runner appear in Blade Runner 2049? 2? 3? 4?
THREE (Deckard, Rachel, Gaff)
8. Solaris was released in which year? 1962? 1972? 1982? [bonus point for the release year of the remake]
1972 [2002]
9. The chief hominid man-ape at the start of 2001: A Space Odyssey has a name. What is it? Moonwatcher? Stargazer? Spacestarer?
MOONWATCHER
10. The order of the bug planet invasions in Starship Troopers spell out the initials of the novel’s author. True or False?
FALSE (Robert A Heinlein – Klendathu, Tango Urilla, Planet P)

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Who appeared in Sing, Kubo And The Two Strings, The Wolf Of Wall Street and Magic Mike?
MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY
2. The following quote is from which film, “Stopped they must be. On this all depends.”?
STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK
3. Who directed Ex Machina?
ALEX GARLAND
4. Who plays the Red October’s first officer Vasily Borodin in The Hunt For Red October?
SAM NEILL
5. Seventeen cast faces feature on the poster for The Grand Budapest Hotel plus one additional item in the eighteenth box. What is it?
KEY
6. Ed, Liz, Dianne, David, Barbara, Philip and Shaun are characters in which film?
SHAUN OF THE DEAD
7. Malcolm McDowell played the lead role in which two 1971 films? (one point per correct answer)
THE RAGING MOON / A CLOCKWORK ORANGE
8. How many Rush Hour films have been made to date?
THREE
9. Trainspotting was released in which year?
1996
10. Which three actors played the central roles in 1956’s Giant? (one point per correct answer)
ELIZABETH TAYLOR / ROCK HUDSON / JAMES DEAN

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. The following quote is from which film, “Every day for the last three weeks you’ve been coming in here and you’ve been asking me how the tuna is. Now, it was crappy yesterday, it was crappy the day before and guess what, it hasn’t changed.”? Pixels? Raging Bull? The Fast And The Furious?
THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS
2. 12 Angry Men was released in which year? 1942? 1957? 1966?
1957
3. City Of God is set in which country? Brazil? South Africa? Pakistan?
BRAZIL
4. Which of the following is not a Studio Ghibli film? The Wind Rises? Wolf Children? Only Yesterday?
WOLF CHILDREN
5. Who directed The Seventh Seal? Werner Herzog? Ingmar Bergman? Wim Wenders?
INGMAR BERGMAN
6. In Seven, the first body Somerset and Mills find is associated with which deadly sin? Sloth? Gluttony? Greed?
GLUTTONY
7. Terminator 2 is set how many years before Judgment Day? 5? 2? 1?
TWO (1995-1997)
8. Where is Miles when he is bitten by a radioactive spider in Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse? School? A lab? The subway?
THE SUBWAY
9. What did Disney Animation Studios release in 2007? Chicken Little? Meet The Robinsons? Bolt?
MEET THE ROBINSONS
10. Indiana Jones’ middle name is Walton. True or False?
TRUE (Henry Walton Jones Jr)

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: The Mummy Returns / Constantine / The Bourne Legacy / The Lobster
Poster: Enemy At The Gates
Actor: Rachel Weisz

Cinema City Film Quiz #244

[08 September 2019]


Winning Team:
Reserved Puppies
Genre – Masters orange, pink, blonde and white birch their sweet shop heist and learn their lesson

Runners Up:
That’s A Bingo!
Genre – A new Tarantino film that focuses on an OAP’s bingo hall where nothing happens until the very end where the geriatric bingo lovers take over and fuck shit up. It’s a blood bath. Oh.. and feet.
Street Shiter XIV
Genre – Comedy


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What is the name of Jim Carrey’s character in Bruce Almighty?
BRUCE NOLAN
2. Maleficent is an adaptation of which Disney film?
SLEEPING BEAUTY
3. Who played the lead role in Gravity?
SANDRA BULLOCK
4. In which film series did Emilio Estevez play a coach of a kid’s ice hockey team?
MIGHTY DUCKS
5. Interstellar was released in which year?
2014
6. Of the five currently released Pirates Of The Caribbean films, how many were directed by Gore Verbinski?
THREE
7. Achilles, Hector, Paris, Helen and Agamemnon are all characters in which 2004 film?
TROY
8. Who directed Ocean’s Eleven?
STEVEN SODERBERGH
9. What is the name/colour of Owen’s lead raptor in Jurassic World and its sequel?
BLUE
10. The space shuttles Freedom and Independence feature in which Michael Bay film?
ARMAGEDDON

ROUND II: Filming [Quentin Tarantino]
1. What is the title of the most recent Quentin Tarantino feature? A Hollywood Story? One Night In Hollywood? Once Upon A Time In Hollywood?
ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD
2. In Death Proof, Zoe test drives a Dodge Challenger. What colour is it? Red? Yellow? White?
WHITE
3. What is the name of Leonardo DiCaprio’s character in Django Unchained? Jeremiah Jodelle? Calvin Candie? Nathaniel Narcisse?
CALVIN CANDIE
4. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “This Christmas, Santa’s got a brand new bag”? Reservoir Dogs? Jackie Brown? Kill Bill: Volume 1?
JACKIE BROWN
5. Who voices the OSS commander and Aldo Raine’s superior in Inglourious Basterds? Harvey Keitel? Robert De Niro? Michael Madsen?
HARVEY KEITEL
6. Where is Jody Domergue hiding during The Hateful Eight? The attic? The basement? The stable?
THE BASEMENT
7. How long was Vic Vega in prison before the central heist in Reservoir Dogs? 1 year? 4 years? 7 years?
FOUR YEARS
8. What is O-Ren Ishii’s codename in Kill Bill: Volume 1? Cottonmouth? Sidewinder? Copperhead?
COTTONMOUTH
9. How many members of Pulp Fiction’s cast were nominated for acting Oscars? 3? 5? 8?
THREE (John Travolta, Samuel L Jackson, Uma Thurman)
10. Originally, in Kill Bill: Volume 2, Pai Mei was going to be dubbed in English (as an homage to classic martial arts films) voiced by Quentin Tarantino. True or False?
TRUE

ROUND III: Post-Production
1. Which film featured Anton Yelchin, Alan Cumming, Fred Armisen, Neil Patrick Harris and Katy Perry?
THE SMURFS
2. The opening scene of Spectre takes place in which country?
MEXICO
3. What is the name of Kristoff’s reindeer in Frozen?
SVEN
4. How are Joaquin Phoenix and Mel Gibson’s characters connected in Signs?
BROTHERS
5. What was the name of the protocol that signalled the wiping out of the Jedi in Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge Of The Sith?
ORDER 66
6. What are the names of Woody’s two owners in the Toy Story franchise? (one point per correct answer)
ANDY / BONNIE
7. President James Marshall is the fictional president in which 1997 Wolfgang Petersen film?
AIR FORCE ONE
8. Which Men In Black film features time travel?
MEN IN BLACK 3
9. Shrek was released in which year?
2001
10. In The Fifth Element, who played the role of Jean-Baptiste Emmanuel Zorg?
GARY OLDMAN

ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “Bring him home”? Cast Away? The Martian? 127 Hours?
THE MARTIAN
2. In A Few Good Men, the murder of marine William Santiago occurs in which country? Cuba? Vietnam? South Korea?
CUBA
3. The following quote is from which film, “There’s two kinds of people, Greeks and everybody else who wish they were Greeks”? Captain Corelli’s Mandolin? Clash Of The Titans (2010)? My Big Fat Greek Wedding?
MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING
4. On the posters for The Dark Knight, who received second billing after Christian Bale? Heath Ledger? Michael Caine? Gary Oldman?
MICHAEL CAINE
5. What was the title of the sequel to 300? The Untold Story? Rise Of An Empire? Battle For Glory?
RISE OF AN EMPIRE
6. Who plays Benjamin Gates’ father in National Treasure? Christopher Walken? Jon Voight? Christopher Plummer? [bonus point for naming the actor who plays his mother in the sequel]
JON VOIGHT [Helen Mirren]
7. What does the inscription on Nathan Algren’s katana say in The Last Samurai? No longer shall the uncharted path dictate your actions? Long have I searched for a worthy master, my search is at an end? I belong to the warrior in whom the old ways are new?
I BELONG TO THE WARRIOR IN WHOM THE OLD WAYS ARE NEW
8. What is the name of Kevin Costner’s character in The Bodyguard? Frank? Greg? Jim?
FRANK
9. How many angels are on the top of the ark of the covenant in Raiders Of The Lost Ark? 2? 4? 5?
TWO
10. Scarlett Johansson’s hair in Ghost In The Shell is a wig. True or False?
FALSE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Memento / Groundhog Day / Buried / Spaceballs
Poster: Miss Congeniality 2: Armed And Fabulous
Actor: Stephen Toblowsky

Cinema City Film Quiz #243

[25 August 2019]


Winning Team:
Sherlock Holmes

Runners Up:
The Young Victoria
Avatar
Where The Wild Things Are
Harry Potter & The Half Blood Prince
The Princess And The Frog
Ice Age: Dawn Of The Dinosaurs
A Single Man


ROUND I: 2009
1. 2019’s Zombieland: Double Tap is the sequel to which film?
ZOMBIELAND
2. What was the highest grossing film of all time before being dethroned by Avengers: Endgame?
AVATAR
3. Which Twilight film was released in 2009?
TWILIGHT: NEW MOON
4. Who directed the 2009 adaptation of Sherlock Holmes?
GUY RITCHIE
5. Carl Frederickson and Russell are the lead characters in which Pixar film?
UP
6. Which Roland Emmerich disaster film was released in 2009?
2012
7. Which Fast and Furious film was released in 2009?
FAST & FURIOUS
8. Who played the role of Captain Kirk in the 2009 reboot of Star Trek?
CHRIS PINE
9. Which film starring Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis was released in 2009?
THE HANGOVER
10. What is the name of Christoph Waltz’s character from Inglourious Basterds?
COL. HANS LANDA (Standartenfuhrer)

ROUND II: 1999
1. Which of the following is not one of The Nebuchadnezzar’s crew in The Matrix? Switch? Link? Apoc?
LINK (who only appeared in the sequels)
2. What is the 8th rule of Fight Club? Fights will go on as long as they have to? One fight at a time? If this is your first night, you have to fight?
IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST NIGHT, YOU HAVE TO FIGHT
3. Which of the following quotes is not from The Blair Witch Project? Wicked Witch of the West was the bad one? You’ve betrayed us all beyond. Way fucking beyond? If you don’t believe in the Blair Witch then why the hell did you come along? [bonus point for naming the film the other quote came from]
IF YOU DON’T BELIEVE IN THE BLAIR WITCH THEN WHY THE HELL DID YOU COME ALONG [Book Of Shadows: Blair Witch 2]
4. What was the highest grossing film of 1999? Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace? The World Is Not Enough? American Beauty?
STAR WARS: EPISODE I – THE PHANTOM MENACE
5. Malcolm Crowe is the lead character in which film? Being John Malkovich? The Sixth Sense? The Cider House Rules?
THE SIXTH SENSE
6. In Notting Hill, Anna and Will bond over a painting by which artist? Marc Chagall? Paul Cezanne? Paul Gauguin?
MARC CHAGALL
7. Sleepy Hollow is set in which year? 1799? 1849? 1899?
1799
8. What is the name of the prison in The Green Mile? Cold Mountain Penitentiary? Fox River State Penitentiary? Litchfield Correctional Facility?
COLD MOUNTAIN PENITENTIARY
9. What was the title of the Oscar winning song by Phil Collins, for Tarzan? You’ll Be In My Heart? When You Believe? If I Didn’t Have You?
YOU’LL BE IN MY HEART
10. What type of shop do George and Ella run in East Is East? Florists? Fish And Chip Shop? Newsagents?
FISH AND CHIP SHOP

ROUND III: 1989
1. What is the name of the photojournalist played by Kim Basinger in Batman?
VICKI VALE
2. 1989’s The Abyss is set in “the future” but which year specifically?
1994
3. What is Henry Jones Snr afraid of in Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade?
RATS
4. Wayne Szalinski is the lead character in which 1989 film?
HONEY, I SHRUNK THE KIDS
5. Which Friday The 13th film was released in 1989?
FRIDAY THE 13TH PART VIII: JASON TAKES MANHATTAN
6. At the start of Back To The Future: Part II, what date does Doc take Marty and Jennifer to? (one point per section)
21ST OCTOBER 2015
7. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “Somewhere, under the sea and beyond your imagination is an adventure in fantasy”?
THE LITTLE MERMAID
8. Who directed Uncle Buck?
JOHN HUGHES
9. What are the title character’s surnames in Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure? (one point per correct answer)
LOGAN / PRESTON
10. What is the name of the Brian De Palma Vietnam war film starring Michael J Fox and Sean Penn?
CASUALTIES OF WAR

ROUND IV: 1979
1. After Kane, which is the first character to die in Alien? Brett? Lambert? Dallas?
BRETT
2. When does The Warriors start? Dusk? Midnight? Dawn?
MIDNIGHT
3. Which of the following did not appear in Apocalypse Now? James Caan? R Lee Ermey? Harrison Ford?
JAMES CAAN
4. Who played the lead roles in Kramer Vs Kramer? Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman? Sally Field and Martin Sheen? Diane Keaton and Woody Allen?
MERYL STREEP AND DUSTIN HOFFMAN
5. Which Bond film was released in 1979? The Spy Who Loved Me? For Your Eyes Only? Moonraker?
MOONRAKER
6. Who played the lead role in All That Jazz? Richard Dreyfuss? Roy Scheider? Robert Shaw?
ROY SCHEIDER
7. Who do Frank and the others use to tunnel through the walls in Escape From Alcatraz? Spoons? Toothbrush handles? Scissors?
SPOONS
8. The Muppet Movie is a road trip movie but what is their destination? New York City? Hollywood? Kermit’s swamp in Florida?
HOLLYWOOD
9. Which Python portrayed Pontius Pilate in Life Of Brian? Eric Idle? Michael Palin? John Cleese?
MICHAEL PALIN
10. What is the name of Max’s child in Mad Max? Nipper? Tot? Sprog?
SPROG

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Terminator: Salvation / Born On The Fourth Of July / Easy Rider / The Third Man
Posters: Mickey Blue Eyes / Phantasm

BOUNS MUSIC ROUND
1. 09 Angels & Demons – Hans Zimmer
2. 09 Fantastic Mr Fox – Alexandre Desplat
3. 99 The Mummy – Jerry Goldsmith
4. 99 The Green Mile – Thomas Newman
5. 89 Driving Miss Daisy – Hans Zimmer
6. 89 All Dogs Go To Heaven – Ralph Burns
7. 79 Rocky II – Bill Conti
8. 79 Star Trek The Motion Picture – Jerry Goldsmith
9. 69 Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid – Burt Bacharach
10. 69 Midnight Cowboy – John Barry

Cinema City Film Quiz #242

[28 July 2019]


Winning Team:
If Anyone Can Provide Can-Can, Caan Can
Genre – Buddy The Elf goes to New York and finds his Dad runs a burlesque club

Runners Up:
The Brand Bupa-esque Hotel
Genre – Post Brexit hotels offer more
Wise So Serious?
Genre – Wrongheaded attempt to cast Morecambe and Wise in a Nolan Batman film
Westerday
Genre – A man wakes up to a world where no one can remember the life affirming songs of Westlife


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Blade Runner 2049 is the sequel to which film?
BLADE RUNNER
2. The following quote is from which film, “Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn”?
GONE WITH THE WIND
3. V For Vendetta is set in an alternate version of which country?
ENGLAND / UNITED KINGDOM
4. What is the title of the most recently released MCU film?
SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME
5. Studio Ghibli is an animation studio from which country?
JAPAN
6. Who voices Batman in the Lego Movie franchise?
WILL ARNETT
7. What animal is Eeyore in 1977’s The Many Adventures Of Winnie The Pooh?
DONKEY
8. Who won an Oscar for portraying Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody?
RAMI MALEK
9. What did M Night Shyamalan direct in between The Village and The Happening?
LADY IN THE WATER
10. Which 2014 film, starring Kit Harington is about the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD?
POMPEII

ROUND II: Filming [Serious Actors In Comedies]
1. [Various] Galaxy Quest is a parody of which TV show? Friends? Law & Order? Star Trek?
STAR TREK
2. [Jack Nicholson] Which actor played the female lead in As Good As It Gets? Holly Hunter? Bonnie Hunt? Helen Hunt?
HELEN HUNT
3. [Christopher Walken] Balls Of Fury is about which sport? Table Tennis? Volleyball? Golf?
TABLE TENNIS
4. [Robert De Niro] How many years passed between the release of Analyse This and Analyse That? 3? 5? 8?
THREE (1999 / 2002)
5. [Meryl Streep] Who directed Death Becomes Her? Harold Ramis? Robert Zemeckis? Rob Reiner?
ROBERT ZEMECKIS
6. [Jeff Bridges] What is the dude’s drink of preference in The Big Lebowski? Moscow Mule? White Russian? Harvey Wallbanger?
WHITE RUSSIAN
7. [Renee Zellweger] Although he is nicknamed whitey, what is the name of the albino character in Me, Myself & Irene? Marley? Casper? Ben?
CASPER
8. [Ralph Fiennes] In Bruges was nominated for how many Oscars? 0? 1? 4?
ONE
9. [Various] What is the name of the camp that Sam Shakusky is attending in Moonrise Kingdom? Camp Ivanhoe? Camp Hope? Camp Walden?
CAMP IVANHOE (the others are Heavyweights and The Parent Trap)
10. [Various] Kirk Lazarus in Tropic Thunder was originally written as Irish (as a parody of actors like Daniel Day Lewis) but it was changed because Downey Jr was more familiar with an Australian accent. True or False?
TRUE


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. In Sergio Leone’s dollar trilogy, Clint Eastwood’s character is known as the man with no name. Except in each film he is given a name. What are they? (one point per correct answer)
JOE / MANCO / BLONDIE
2. Scott Pilgrim Vs The World was released in which year?
2010
3. What is the title of the 1988 Italian film, told in flashback, about a film director reminiscing on his friendship with a cinema projectionist?
CINEMA PARADISO
4. What did Travis Bickle do before driving a taxi in Taxi Driver?
US MARINE
5. Who starred in The Italian Job and The Expendables?
JASON STATHAM
6. What is the name of the llama in Napoleon Dynamite?
TINA
7. The following quote is from which film, “No drinking, no drugs, no kissing, no tattoos, no piercings, no ritualistic animal slaughters of any kind. Oh God, I’m giving them ideas”?
10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU
8. Which pair of directors worked with Matt Charman to write Bridge Of Spies?
JOEL COEN / ETHAN COEN
9. What is the name of the serial killer in The Silence Of The Lambs? [bonus point for his actual name]
BUFFALO BILL [Jame Gumb]
10. Monica Bellucci, Bruce Spence, Lawrence Fishburne and Hugo Weaving starred together in which film?
THE MATRIX REVOLUTIONS


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. Juno was released in which year? 2007? 2011? 2014?
2007
2. Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender starred in the adaptation of which Bronte novel? Wuthering Heights? The Tenant Of Wildfell Hall? Jane Eyre?
JANE EYRE
3. Which of the following did not appear in Richard Attenborough’s A Bridge Too Far? Alec Guinness? Michael Caine? Anthony Hopkins?
ALEC GUINNESS
4. Who directed Hannibal? Ridley Scott? Steven Soderbergh? Brett Ratner?
RIDLEY SCOTT
5. What is the poster tagline for No Country For Old Men? Good things come to those who take? Everything catches up with you? There are no clean getaways?
THERE ARE NO CLEAN GETAWAYS
6. What is the statistic C3PO quotes to Han when navigating the asteroid field in The Empire Strikes Back? 3,720:1? 14,980:1? :100,360:1?
3720:1 (the possibility of successfully navigating an asteroid field is approximately 3,720 to 1)
7. What is the name of Biff Tannen’s great grandfather in Back To The Future Part III? Byron? Beaumont? Buford? [bonus point for naming his nickname]
BUFORD [Mad Dog]
8. Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn play John Beckwith and Jeremy Grey respectively in which film? Wedding Crashers? The Internship? Zoolander?
WEDDING CRASHERS
9. Which Skarsgard brother played the title role in 2016’s The Legend Of Tarzan? Bill? Gustaf? Alexander?
ALEXANDER
10. Every movie directed by James Cameron has won the Oscar for best visual effects. True or False?
FALSE (Piranha II The Spawning didn’t and True Lies was nominated but didn’t win)

BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Lincoln / Star Wars: The Last Jedi / Midnight Special / Inside Llewyn Davis
Poster: Silence
Actor: Adam Driver


Cinema City Film Quiz #241

[14 July 2019]


Winning Team:
Dense & Densibility
Genre – Jane Austen loses the plot

Runners Up:
Not So Booksmart
Genre – Comedy
The Worst Team. Period.
Genre – We are under capacity. Pity us


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. What did Quentin Tarantino direct in between Kill Bill Volume 1 and Death Proof?
KILL BILL VOLUME 2
2. What was the name of the prequel series to Lord Of The Rings?
THE HOBBIT
3. Who played Belle in the Beauty And The Beast remake?
EMMA WATSON
4. What is the name of the character that leads The Guardians Of The Galaxy in the film of the same name?
PETER QUILL / STARLORD
5. Which film featured Leonard DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Mark Wahlberg and Jack Nicholson?
THE DEPARTED
6. What is the name given to the remnants of the Empire, headed by Supreme Leader Snoke, in the Star Wars sequels?
THE FIRST ORDER
7. Who played the titular roles in When Harry Met Sally? (one point per correct answer)
MEG RYAN / BILLY CRYSTAL
8. What is the title of the sequel to The Rescuers?
THE RESCUERS DOWN UNDER
9. What is the name of the Netflix film starring Will Smith, Joel Edgerton and Noomi Rapace?
BRIGHT
10. Who directed The Night Of The Living Dead? (one point per correct answer)
GEORGE A ROMERO / TOM SAVINI


ROUND II: Filming [Period Dramas]
1. Who directed Marie Antoinette starring Kirsten Dunst? Milos Forman? Yorgos Lanthimos? Sofia Coppola?
SOFIA COPPOLA
2. Who played the lead role in 1996’s Emma? Kate Beckinsale? Gwyneth Paltrow? Liv Tyler?
GWYNETH PALTROW
3. Which Stanley Kubrick film is set during the 1700s? Barry Lyndon? Paths Of Glory? Fear And Desire?
BARRY LYNDON
4. Keanu Reeves, Uma Thurman, Michelle Pfeiffer, Peter Capaldi, Glenn Close and John Malkovich appeared in which film? Dangerous Liaisons? Belle? Vanity Fair?
DANGEROUS LIAISONS
5. Mr Turner, in which Timothy Spall portrays painter JMW Turner, was released in which year? 2010? 2014? 2017?
2014
6. Hugh Grant portrayed Frederic Chopin in which 1991 film? Copying Beethoven? Immortal Beloved? Impromptu?
IMPROMPTU
7. 2012’s A Royal Affair, starring Alicia Vikander, Mads Mikkelsen and Mikkel Følsgaard is set in which country? Sweden? Denmark? Austria?
DENMARK
8. 1983’s Danton, starring Gerard Depardieu is set during which events of French history? French Revolution? First Empire? Second Republic?
FRENCH REVOLUTION
9. 1987’s The Last Emperor was nominated for nine Oscars. How many of these did it win? 0? 5? 9?
NINE
10. Despite being set in France, the entirety of 2002’s The Count Of Monte Cristo was filmed in Sicily and Poland. True or False?
FALSE (Malta and Ireland)


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. How many Predator movies (core and crossover) have been released to date?
SIX (Predator, Predator 2, Predators, The Predator, Alien vs Predator, Aliens vs Predator: Requiem)
2. Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett starred together in which film?
CAROL
3. What did Walt Disney Animation Studios release in between Tarzan and Dinosaur?
FANTASIA 2000
4. Who played the lead role in 2009’s Confessions Of A Shopaholic?
ISLA FISHER
5. The following quote is from which film, “Then let’s head on down into that cellar and carve ourselves a witch”?
EVIL DEAD II
6. The following is the poster tagline for which film, “Have you ever had a really big secret”?
BIG
7. War Of The Worlds was released in which year? (one point per correct answer)
1953 / 2005
8. What is the title of the first Planet Of The Apes sequel?
BENEATH THE PLANET OF THE APES
9. Who plays the role of billionaire John Daggett in The Dark Knight Rises?
BEN MENDELSOHN
10. What is the name of the play that William Shakespeare is working on in Shakespeare In Love that will eventually become Romeo and Juliet?
ROMEO AND ETHEL, THE PIRATE’S DAUGHTER


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. The following quote is from which film, “You became my mother and father and so I am yours forever but now it’s time to end it”? Interview With The Vampire? Dracula: Dead And Loving It? What We Do In The Shadows?
WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS
2. Which of the following actors has portrayed Picasso on film? Toby Jones? Anthony Hopkins? Ed Harris?
ANTHONY HOPKINS
3. Cliffhanger was released in which year? 1987? 1990? 1993?
1993
4. What event causes dancing and music to be banned in Bomont in Footloose? A school shooting? A barn burning down? A car crash?
A CAR CRASH
5. What is the name of Karl Urban’s character in Thor: Ragnarok? Durok? Skurge? Fenris?
SKURGE
6. Which Sergio Leone film featured Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef and Gian Maria Volonte? A Fistful Of Dollars? For A Few Dollars More? The Good, The Bad & The Ugly?
FOR A FEW DOLLARS MORE
7. Agent T (played by Patrick Warburton) is a character from which film? Men In Black? Men In Black II? Men In Black III?
MEN IN BLACK II
8. Which of the following actors has not worked on a Ridley Scott film? Brad Pitt? Tom Cruise? George Clooney?
GEORGE CLOONEY (Brad Pitt – The Counselor, Tom Cruise – Legend)
9. Who plays Julian’s actual father in Big Daddy? Denis Leary? Kevin James? Jon Stewart?
JON STEWART
10. Robert De Niro had seventy different costumes for Casino and he got to keep them all after filming. True or False?
TRUE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: Heat / Knight Of Cups / Your Highness / Star Wars: Episode II – Attack Of The Clones
Poster: Garden State
Actor: Natalie Portman


Cinema City Film Quiz #240

[30 June 2019]


Winning Team:
Totally Rec’d
Genre – Four teenagers get so drunk that they claim to have had a close encounter of the fourth kind.. it was apparently un-blair-able

Runners Up:
My Blair Lady
Genre – Henry Higgins bites off more he can chew when he attempts to make the Blair Witch a high society lady
[Rec]’d
Genre – Too many drinks and you’re undead
Street Shiter XIII
Genre – Comedy


ROUND I: Pre-Production
1. Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween is the sequel to which film?
GOOSEBUMPS
2. What was the name of Hugh Jackman’s character in the X-Men films?
JAMES HOWLETT / LOGAN / WOLVERINE
3. What colour is Kylo Ren’s lightsabre in The Force Awakens?
RED
4. Cruella de Vil is the villain in which film?
ONE HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS
5. What is the title of the 80s romantic dance film starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey?
DIRTY DANCING
6. What is the title of the sequel to The Mask?
SON OF THE MASK
7. Which three actors played the lead roles in Goodfellas? (one point per correct answer)
RAY LIOTTA / ROBERT DE NIRO / JOE PESCI
8. The character Baymax appears in which Disney film?
BIG HERO 6
9. In which film did Russell Crowe play Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde?
THE MUMMY
10. What is the name of the 2008 Timur Bekmambetov film starring James McAvoy and Angelina Jolie?
WANTED


ROUND II: Filming [Handheld Camera Horror]
1. 2014’s As Above, So Below is set in which city? London? Paris? Berlin?
PARIS
2. Who directed The Visit? M Night Shyamalan? Fede Alvarez? Frank Darabont?
M NIGHT SHYAMALAN
3. Troll Hunter is set in which country? Sweden? Denmark? Norway?
NORWAY
4. How many [Rec] films have been made to date? 4? 5? 7?
FOUR (Rec / Rec 2 / Rec 3 Genesis / Rec 4 Apocalypse)
5. Which character knocks over one of the cairns in The Blair Witch Project? Josh? Mike? Heather?
JOSH
6. Roughly how much time passes between Rob and Beth’s Coney Island trip and the attack on New York in Cloverfield (which the narrative jumps between as the footage is taped-over)? One week? One month? One year?
ONE MONTH
7. Which of the three main vampires in What We Do In The Shadows is the oldest? Vladislav (Jemaine Clement)? Viago (Taika Waititi)? Deacon (Jonathan Brugh)?
VLADISLAV 862 (Viago 379 / Deacon 183)
8. Which of the following is the oldest POV horror film? Quarantine? Cannibal Holocaust? The Taking Of Deborah Logan?
CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST – 1980 (Quarantine 2008 / The Taking Of Deborah Logan 2014)
9. Which of the following directors did not record newsreader ADR for Diary Of The Dead? Guillermo Del Toro? Edgar Wright? Wes Craven?
EDGAR WRIGHT (Quentin Tarantino, Wes Craven, Guillermo Del Toro, Simon Pegg and Stephen King)
10. Chernobyl Diaries had its 5 scheduled days filming at the actual Chernobyl site cut to one after the studio contacted the Ukrainian government to intervene and halt production. True or False?
FALSE


ROUND III: Post-Production
1. How many Maze Runner films were made? [bonus points for naming the subtitles]
THREE [The Maze Runner / The Scorch Trials / The Death Cure]
2. Michael Fassbender, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Domhnall Gleeson appeared together in which film?
FRANK
3. “It’s all about… me” is the poster tagline for which Disney animated film?
THE EMPEROR’S NEW GROOVE
4. Who appeared in Monkey Business, The Asphalt Jungle and The Seven Year Itch?
MARILYN MONROE
5. The following quote is from which film, “Yes, I’ve heard; kills men by the hundreds. And if he were here, he’d consume the English with fireballs from his eyes and bolts of lightning from his arse”?
BRAVEHEART
6. The Peanuts Movie (or Snoopy And Charlie Brown: A Peanuts Movie) was released in which year?
2015
7. Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Christina Hendricks, Oscar Isaac, Ron Perlman and Ryan Gosling starred in which film?
DRIVE
8. Who directed Looper?
RIAN JOHNSON
9. What is the title of the WWII drama starring Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard?
ALLIED
10. What did David Fincher direct in between Panic Room and The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button?
ZODIAC


ROUND IV: Promotion & Release
1. How many Jackass films have been made to date (including Jackass presents features but not straight to DVD releases)? 4? 6? 8?
FOUR (Jackass, Jackass Number Two, Jackass 3D, Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa)
2. The Mask Of Zorro was released in which year? 1995? 1998? 2000?
1998
3. The following quote is from which film, “You better hold on tight spider monkey”? Madagascar? Twilight? Mr Smith Goes To Washington?
TWILIGHT
4. Kuze, Cutter, Batou, Dr Ouelet and Mira Killian are characters in which film? Chocolat? Ghost In The Shell? Green Street?
GHOST IN THE SHELL
5. Hereditary starts with what family event? Wedding? Funeral? Birthday?
FUNERAL
6. How many members of the Howling Commandos are depicted in Captain America: The First Avenger (excluding Cap)? Four? Six? Eight?
SIX (Bucky Barnes, Dum Dum Dugan, Jim Morita, Montgomery Falsworth, Gabriel Jones, Jacques Dernier)
7. Which of the following is not a western? Shane (1953)? The Outlaw (1943)? A Better Tomorrow (1986)?
A BETTER TOMORROW
8. What is the subtitle to the 2001 Disney animated film Atlantis? The Lost Empire? The Hidden World? The Secret Kingdom?
THE LOST EMPIRE
9. Which of the following has not appeared in an Underworld film? Geoffrey Rush? Bill Nighy? Derek Jacobi?
GEOFFREY RUSH
10. The script for Top Gun was about an air force pilot but the USAF didn’t approve of the portrayal of their officers, so it was changed to Navy pilots. True or False?
FALSE


BOUNS IMAGE ROUND
Screenshots: The Notebook / Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows / Spotlight / Midnight In Paris
Poster: Red Eye
Actor: Rachel McAdams