Thursday, July 12, 2012
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Gwinnett Daily Post
So, you think you're good at movie trivia? Every week, we give readers the opportunity to flex their movie muscles by answering five trivia questions from our movie critic, Michael Clark
Congratulations to last week's winner, Daniel Craig of Sugar Hill.
Here are last week's questions again and the answers:
- Who was the last female nominated for an Oscar for playing a non-fictional actress?
A: Michelle Williams as Marilyn Monroe in "My Week with Marilyn" (2011)
- What is the common acting bond shared by Gary Cooper, John Goodman, Barry Pepper, Thomas Jane, John Cusack, Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones and Dennis Quaid?
A: All have played professional baseball players
- Which studio's films received the most Oscar nominations in the 1990s?
- In what U.S. state did the Michael Corleone character live in "The Godfather II?"
- What type of precious gem was stolen by the title characters at some point in "The Usual Suspects?"
Now, for this week's questions:
What was Stanley Kubrick's first movie filmed in color?
What classic rock album's lyrics supposedly match the live action taking place in 'The Wizard of Oz?"
"Deliverance" was filmed in Georgia. Where was it set?
Who has received the most acting Oscar nominations for playing non-fictional characters?
What movie that featured Adam Sandler in a leading role fared the worst at the box office?
The first person to respond with all the correct answers receives a prize package of movie-related goodies, which could include promotional T-shirts, hats, posters, DVDs, video games and more. The winner also gets their name published in the next Weekend section. Please email your answers, along with your name to email@example.com. Include "Gwinnett Daily Post Trivia Contest" in the subject line. In the event no one answers all of the questions correctly, the person with the most correct answers submitted by 6 p.m. the Monday after the contest is posted will be the winner. Only one winner per household is eligible each 30-day period.