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, Isaac Feldberg of Sudbury, Mass.
Here are last week’s questions again and the answers:
Name the most recently released feature film to exceed $1 billion at the worldwide box office.
Name the last time two females were nominated for acting Oscars in the same category for the same film.
A: “The Help” (Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer for Best Supporting Actress) in 2011
The death of what kind of animal is implied in “The Hangover Part III”?
Name two songs performed by Harry Nilsson that have appeared in three or more movies each.
A: “Everybody’s Talkin’,” “One,” “Without You,” “Coconut,” “Me and My Arrow” and “Jump into the Fire”
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?
A: All were born in Washington, D.C.
Now, for this week’s questions:
1. Name a movie in which David Duchovny played a writer.
2. Name the last year when two or more people won acting Oscars for playing non-fictional characters.
3. Name the last time someone won an acting Oscar for playing the title character of the film (proper names only).
4. What was the first live-action film where Led Zeppelin allowed multiple songs from their back catalog to be used on the soundtrack/backing score?
5. Name an Alfred Hitchcock film that was presented in real time (the events transpiring on screen are the same length as the movie).
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.