Thursday, October 4, 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, Allen Hercules of Lawrenceville.
Here are last week's questions again and the answers:
- Name the last British comedy to receive an Oscar nomination for Best Picture.
A: "The Full Monty"
- Roderick Jaynes has received two Oscar nominations for Best Editing. Why is that unusual?
A: Jaynes is not even a real person but rather an alias used by the Coen brothers
- Name two movies where Woody Harrelson's character was a member of the military.
A: "The Thin Red Line" and "The Messenger"
- What Nora Ephron screenplay was based in part on "GoodFellas"?
A: "My Blue Heaven"
- Who was first originally cast as the Tin Man in "The Wizard of Oz"?
A: Buddy Ebsen
Now, for this week's questions:
What is the common, nonprofessional bond shared by Ed Asner, Robert Atlman, Brad Pitt, Linda Blair, Don Cheadle, Chris Cooper, Walt Disney, John Goodman and Jon Hamm?
What is the last line of dialogue in "Gone with the Wind" prior to intermission?
Name the last "R' rated movie to win more than one acting Oscar.
Name two professional drummers that have won Oscars.
What Quentin Tarantino screenplay is set in Los Angeles and Detroit?
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.