Movie trivia contest: April 4

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, Shirley Lanham of Winder.

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

1. Name the last movie to receive an Oscar nomination for Best Picture whose title character died in the film.

A: “Lincoln”

2. What is the common non-professional bond shared by: Spike Lee, Brittany Murphy, Ed Helms, Chloe Moretz, Chris Tucker, Steven Soderbergh, Stephen Dorff, Ryan Seacrest and Kanye West?

A: All were born in metro Atlanta

3. What was the name of Holly Golightly’s pet cat in “Breakfast at Tiffany’s?”

A: Cat

  1. Who was the last person to be nominated for a Best Director Oscar twice in the same year?

A: Stephen Soderbergh

5. Name three movies where Denzel Washington’s character was an active member of the U.S. military.

A: “Glory,” “Crimson Tide,” “A Soldier’s Story,” “Courage Under Fire”

Now, for this week’s questions:

1. Name the most recently released feature film to exceed $1 billion at the worldwide box office.

2. Name the last time two females were nominated for acting Oscars in the same category for the same film.

3. The death of what kind of animal is implied in “The Hangover Part III?”

4. Name two songs performed by Harry Nilsson that have appeared in three or more movies each.

5. What is the common non-professional bond shared by: Alyson Hannigan, Samuel L. Jackson, Katherine Heigl, Goldie Hawn, Justin Theroux, Louis C.K., William Hurt and Stephen Colbert?

The first person (located in the U.S.) 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.