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, John Cole of Braselton.
Here are last week's questions again and the answers:
• What two songs does Matthew Broderick's character lip-sync while riding on a parade float in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off?"
A: "Danke Schoen" (Wayne Newton) and "Twist and Shout" (The Beatles)
• What item (please also include the brand name if possible) does Nicolas Cage's character shoplift while robbing a convenience store in "Raising Arizona?"
A: Huggies disposable diapers
• What Pete Townshend solo song (not originally performed by The Who) has been featured in over a dozen movies and TV shows?
A: "Let My Love Open the Door"
• What brand of soft drink does the Samuel L. Jackson character consume while also 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.
A: Steven Soderbergh (Atlanta), Best Director for "Traffic"
Now, for this week's questions:
- What was the name of the inmate football team in both versions of "The Longest Yard"?
- What 1990 book was adapted as a 2004 feature film and later as a network TV series?
- What family had three blood relatives all nominated for Oscars in the same year?
- Name a movie featuring Al Pacino where he received an Oscar nomination while playing a nonfictional character.
- Name the first feature film where a sitting, nonfictional U.S. president was a character.
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.