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, Trupti Jani of Suwanee.
Here are last week's questions again and the answers:
• What are the three "band" colors for movie trailers?
A: Green (general audiences), red (mature) and yellow (Internet only)
• What was under glass until the glass was broken and the item was removed by the Danny DeVito character in "War of the Roses?"
A: A cigarette
• In "Hitch," the Will Smith and Eva Mendes characters had a date that ended at what iconic New York landmark?
A: Ellis Island
• The girl group in "Dreamgirls" was based on what nonfictional '60s girl group?
A: The Supremes
• Who was the last person to receive an Oscar nomination for playing a nonfictional actor or actress?
A: Both Kenneth Branagh (as Laurence Olivier) and Michelle Williams (as Marilyn Monroe) in "My Week with Marilyn" from 2011
Now, for this week's questions:
- What two songs does Matthew Broderick's character lip-sync while riding on a parade float in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off?
- What item (please also include the brand name if possible) does Nicolas Cage's character shoplift while robbing a convenience store in "Raising Arizona"?
- What Pete Townshend solo song (not originally performed by The Who) has been featured in over a dozen movies and TV shows?
- What brand of soft drink does the Samuel L. Jackson consume while eating a hamburger during the apartment shooting scene in "Pulp Fiction"?
- Name the last person to win a major Academy Award (acting, directing, writing or a Best Picture producer) who was born in Georgia.
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.