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Movie trivia contest — Sept. 20

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, Joan McLaughlin of Suwanee.

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

1) In the film “Dog Day Afternoon,” the Al Pacino character more than once screamed out the name of what nonfictional American prison?

A: Attica

2) Which Beach Boys’ song played during the closing credits in “American Graffiti?”

A: “All Summer Long”

3) What college did the Jodie Foster character attend in “The Silence of the Lambs?”

A: University of Virginia

4) Name the opposing, losing, non-fictional baseball team included in the last scene in “Major League.”

A: The New York Yankees

5) What classic film were the title characters simultaneously watching when on the phone with each other in “When Harry Met Sally …?”

A: “Casablanca”

Now, for this week’s questions:

1) In the film “Philadelphia,” the Tom Hanks and Antonio Banderas characters were seen toward the end of the film wearing similar uniforms associated with what branch of the U.S. military?

2) What was the home state of the Kaye (Diane Keaton) character in “The Godfather” trilogy?

3) Name the last song to win an Oscar for Best Original Song and hit No. 1 on the American Top 40 chart.

4) The last scene in the movie “Glory” was set in what state?

5) What type of flower was featured prominently in “Adaptation?”

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.