Movie trivia contest -- May 3


Special photoAC/DC's song "Back in Black" appears on the soundtrack of "Iron Man."

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, Greg Williamson of Winder.

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

1) Name the last female to win an acting Oscar for playing a law enforcement officer.

A: Frances McDormand in "Fargo"

2) Name the oldest movie to make more than $400 million at the U.S. box office.

A: "Star Wars"

3) What singer/actor appeared as himself in "Casino"?

A: Frankie Avalon

4) What AC/DC song is featured in "Iron Man"?

A: "Back in Black"

5) Name the last person to receive acting and non-acting Oscar nominations in the same year.

A: George Clooney in 2012

Now, for this week's questions:

1) What is the professional, non-movie common bond shared by Alan Alda, Hugh Laurie, Kelsey Grammer, Matthew Fox, Denzel Washington, George Clooney, Katherine Heigl, Marcia Cross and Gillian Anderson?

2) Prior to "The Artist," what was the last black and white movie to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar?

3) Name the first movie in which Brad Pitt's character murdered another character.

4) Name a performer who played characters that are included on both the AFI greatest movie heroes and villains lists.

5) What nonfictional writer appeared as theirself in an Oscar-winning Woody Allen movie?

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.