Don­ald Clarke’s Weekly Movie Quiz

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1 “The ‘D’ is silent. Pay­back won’t be.” Which of this week’s re­leases?

2 Who have had a “Christ­mas”, es­caped “from Guan­tanamo Bay” and “had the munchies” (at “White Cas­tle”)?

3 Name the ac­tress ob­scured by a flower (be­low).

4 Who me­an­dered into film with Lady Sings the Blues, Ma­hogany and The Wiz?

5 Why might Ang Lee and Dar­ren Aronof­sky make you think of a math­e­mat­i­cal con­stant?

6 Last week Sil­ver Lin­ings Playbook be­came the first film since Reds to achieve what feat?

7 Bill Mur­ray (2004), Liam Nee­son (2005), Ge­orge San­ders (1967), An­to­nio Ban­deras (2004). What’s the link?

8 Which is the odd one out: Oliver, Air­plane, Who Framed Roger Rab­bit, Moulin Rouge

9 “How old Cary Grant?” How did the great man fa­mously re­ply to this terse, pos­si­bly apoc­ryphal tele­gram?

10 Which nona­ge­nar­ian (then oc­to­ge­nar­ian) won a “Spirit of Metal” award for his vo­cal per­for­mance on the hard rock epic Charle­magne: By the Sword and the Cross?

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