Weekly Movie Quiz

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - CINEMA - For an­swers, go to ir­ish times.com/ blogs/screen­writer Don­ald Clarke’s

1 Which of this week’s re­leases takes place mainly in Leitrim?

2 Of which fairy­tale is Malef­i­cent a retelling?

3 Iden­tify the star from this early pub­lic­ity shot (be­low).

4 Which artist had a hit al­bum with his largely un­used “sound­track” to Tim Bur­ton’s Bat­man?

5 Name the Turk­ish film that won the Palme d’Or at Cannes last weekend.

6 The script to which 1980s ac­tion hit was orig­i­nally pitched as a se­quel to Arnold Sch­warzeneg­ger’s Com­mando?

7 Which Ital­ian film was a re­make of Akira Kuro­sawa’s Yojimbo (1961)?

8 Which di­rec­tor links Ter­ence Rattigan, John Kennedy Toole and Edith Whar­ton?

9 What links an up­com­ing Thomas Pyn­chon adap­ta­tion, a re­make of Death Race 2000, a hostelry named for the Hun­gar­ian cap­i­tal, and Barb Wire?

10 Where might you have en­coun­tered (al­beit briefly) Har­vey Pekar, Jean Brodie, Irma la Douce, Miss Moneypenny and With­nail?

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