Break­ing out

The Fresno Bee (Sunday) - - On Tv - BY JAY BOB­BIN

Ques­tions:

1) From which prison did Clint East­wood’s real-life al­ter ego es­cape, ac­cord­ing to the ti­tle of a 1979 film? 2) At the site ref­er­enced in the pre­vi­ous ques­tion, who played the rene­gade gen­eral threat­en­ing to launch a mis­sile at­tack in “The Rock” (1996)?

3) In the clas­sic 1963 movie “The Great Es­cape,” who had the iconic role of the POW known as “The Cooler King”?

4) Which two stars’ films to­gether in­cluded the prison com­edy “Stir Crazy” (1980)?

5) In which 1962 bi­og­ra­phy did Burt Lancaster play Robert Stroud, who be­came an or­nithol­ogy ex­pert while serv­ing a life sen­tence?

6) Name the movie in which, in dif­fer­ent ver­sions, Ali

MacGraw and Kim Basinger each played the wife of a newly paroled con­vict.

7) Wil­liam Holden won a 1953 Os­car as an Amer­i­can POW in a Billy Wilder-di­rected com­edy-drama. What was its ti­tle?

8) The movie in the pre­vi­ous ques­tion gen­er­ally is cred­ited with hav­ing in­spired the 1965-71 sit­com “Ho­gan’s Heroes.” Who played Ho­gan?

9) What was the name of the Aus­tralian-made tele­vi­sion se­rial, seen pri­mar­ily in the 1980s, about fe­male in­mates?

Clint East­wood

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