Test your film knowledge with Michael Clark
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, Ian Krouse of Lawrenceville.
Here are last week’s questions again and the answers:
1. In what city is the majority of “Fargo” set?
A: Brainerd, Minn.
2. Name a past Oscar winner that is currently hawking Snickers candy bars in TV commercials?
A: Joe Pesci and Robin Williams
3. What reworked 1960s hit single was heard just prior to Bill’s death scene in “Kill Bill Vol. 2?”
A: “She’s Not There”
4. What current U.S. senator has appeared in multiple “Batman” movies?
A: Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.)
5. What musical instrument does the Warren Beatty character play in “Heaven Can Wait”?
A: Soprano saxophone
Now, for this week’s questions:
1. What was the first theatrically released U.S.-produced film to receive an NC-17 rating?
2. What Alfred Hit-chcock film was set and filmed in part in a California Redwood state park?
3. What film was the first to displace “Gone with the Wind” as the highest-grossing movie of all-time?
4. What actress did Sofia Coppola replace after initial production began on “The Godfather III?”
5. Name a movie where Mel Gibson’s character plays a journalist.
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.