Donald Clarke’s Weekly Movie Quiz
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?