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1) As Ethel and Nor­man Thayer in a 2001 made-for-TV ver­sion of “On Golden Pond,” Julie An­drews and Christo­pher Plum­mer re­united for the first time since “The Sound of Mu­sic.” What screen le­gends won Os­cars as the Thay­ers in the 1982 fea­ture film?

2) In “The Sound of Mu­sic,” Ge­org von Trapp (Plum­mer) was re­tired from what branch of the Aus­trian mil­i­tary?

3) In 2001, An­drews pre­sented Ernest Lehman with an hon­orary Os­car. What was his con­tri­bu­tion to “The Sound of Mu­sic”?

4) Ni­cholas Ham­mond, who played Friedrich von Trapp, later played which su­per­hero on TV?

5) Charmian Carr wrote a mem­oir, “For­ever Liesl,” about her work on the film. In terms of age, where did Liesl rank among the chil­dren?

6) Ac­cord­ing to a wide­spread (but prob­a­bly un­true) ru­mor, which cast mem­ber once re­ferred to this movie as “The Sound of Mu­cus”?

7) Peggy Wood, an Os­car nom­i­nee as the Mother Abbess, gained fame many years ear­lier as what TV mother?

8) Who played Baroness Elsa Schraeder, Ge­org’s so­phis­ti­cated fi­ancee?

9) Heather Men­zies, who played Louisa von Trapp, was mar­ried to which late TV ac­tor?

10) Two years be­fore “The Sound of Mu­sic” be­came a Broad­way hit, Para­mount tried to per­suade what ac­tress to play Maria in a movie based on the story of the von Trapp fam­ily?

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