Movie trivia contest - June 21


Special Photo Kevin Spacey plays Keyser Soze, who was Turkish, in "The Usual Suspects."

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, Michelle Jameson of Lawrenceville.

Here are last week's questions again and the answers:

Name a movie where singer James Brown played a "man of the cloth"?

A: "The Blues Brothers" and "Blues Brothers 2000"

What is the nationality of the Keyser Soze character in "The Usual Suspects"?

A: Turkish

What piece of music do the Tom Hanks and Robert Loggia characters play together on a piano in "Big"?

A: "Heart and Soul" which led into "Chopsticks"

Name the first principal character to die in "Saving Private Ryan."

A: Adrian Caparzo (played by Vin Diesel)

What brand of soft drink is prominently placed in "Wayne's World"?

A: Pepsi

Now, for this week's questions:

  1. What is the worldwide highest-grossing "G" rated movie of all-time?

  2. Name the last sequel (not part of a planned trilogy) to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar?

  3. Which has there been more of: Steven Spielberg war-themed movies or Martin Scorsese crime/mob flicks?

  4. In "Se7en," what is the last Deadly Sin to be played out on screen?

  5. Name the last person to win an Oscar for acting who sang far more than they spoke in the film.

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 clarkwriter@mindspring.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.