Donald Clarke’s Weekly Movie Quiz
1 Which of this year’s big movies featured a showdown with Bane?
2 Which film series came a cropper with Jar Jar Binks?
3 Combine an Athletic English football team with an eccentric TV chef to create an iconic movie star.
4 What will eventually follow An Unexpected Journey and The Desolation of Smaug?
5 What do 7 Women, Family Plot, Buddy Buddy and Eyes Wide Shut have in common?
6 What links Quentin Tarantino’s proper debut feature, Lars Von Trier’s tale of small-town American bitterness, Sam Peckinpah’s British revenge thriller and – this is the hard bit – Keanu Reeves’s band?
7 Who is the odd one out: Mrs Bucket, the White Queen, Lucy Honeychurch and Miss Havisham?
8 Which versatile maestro links Planet of the Apes (below), Patton and Papillon?
9 The title of which Francois Truffaut movie – and film-making practice – translates literally into English as The American Night?
10 What links the actors Tom Hiddleston, Eddie Redmayne, Damian Lewis and Dominic West?
For answers, go to irishtimes.com/film