Movie trivia contest -- May 17

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, Linda Cashin of Bethlehem.

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

What Oscar-winning director turned down the role of John F. Kennedy in "PT 109"?

A: Warren Beatty

Name two non-fictional writers played in movies by Johnny Depp.

A: Hunter S. Thompson ("Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas"), Ed Wood ("Ed Wood") and J.M. Barrie ("Finding Neverland") (note: Depp also played Jack Kerouac in an episode of an "American Masters" TV docudrama -- which was not a movie)

What future Playboy Playmate and TV star appeared in "E.T."?

A: Erika Eleniak

What brand of candy bar falls into the pool and causes big problems in "Caddyshack"?

A: Baby Ruth


Special Photo Ferris Bueller (played by Matthew Broderick) uses the alias Abe Froman to eat at Chez Luis in “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.”

What alias does the title character in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" use to secure a reservation at a high-end restaurant?

A: Abe Froman aka the sausage king of Chicago

Now, for this week's questions:

  1. In order, in what two states were the first and last scenes in "Forrest Gump" set?

  2. Name the member of the Miami Dolphins who appeared as himself in a 1994 blockbuster.

  3. Who were the youngest siblings (the lowest combined age in years at the time of their nominations) to ever receive Oscar nominations for acting?

  4. What was the mixed drink preferred by the Bill Murray character in "Scrooged"?

  5. What major character in "Bonnie & Clyde" was a composite?

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.