Don­ald Clarke’s Weekly Movie Quiz

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1 Which vet­eran ac­tor was sent to hospi­tal this week af­ter an ac­ci­dent on the Mil­len­nium Fal­con?

2 Which of this week’s re­leases takes its ti­tle from Romeo and Juliet?

3 In which clas­sic will you hear Pink Ele­phants on Pa­rade, Baby Mine and When I See an Ele­phant Fly?

4 What cour­tesy ti­tle con­nects Anthony Minghella’s High­smith adap­ta­tion, two Frank Capra fea­tures, Mike Leigh’s up­com­ing JMW Turner biopic and Les­lie Nielsen’s short-sighted buf­foon?

5 Whose last role was the voice of Doc Hud­son in Cars?

6 Bette Mi­dler and Ni­cole Kid­man were both born on what is­land?

7 Iden­tify the film from this de­tail of its fa­mous poster (be­low).

8 What colour links a film di­rected by Quentin Tarantino, the last line in Some Like It Hot and an up­com­ing film adap­ta­tion of a hit TV se­ries?

9 Blanche in Drive. Ted in Brides­maids. Emma Frost in X-Men: First Class. Moriarty in A Game of Shad­ows. Howard Stark in Iron Man 2. Where are most of us work­ing?

10 What links The Prince and the Show­girl, Notes on a Scan­dal, Lady Jane and The Mad­ness of King Ge­orge?

For an­swers, go to ir­ish times.com/ blogs/screen­writer

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