Movies - Questions And Oscar Facts

If you want to prepare for the trivia quiz, you can go over the list of questions we also have here a list of Academy Award records. It's a movie night, Have Fun! :)

Trivia Questions (Examples)

  • Questions

  • Which actress, in one of her early roles, played the title character in the film Amelie?
  • In North by Northwest starring Cary Grant, the final actions are played out in front of which iconic monument?
  • The Prestige was a 2006 film starring Christian Bale and Hugh Jackman, but who directed it?
  • In Raiders of the Lost Ark, who plays the female lead character, Marion Ravenwood?
  • The Martin Scorsese film Raging Bull is a biography of which boxer?
  • Who played the role of Lucius Fox in the 2008 film The Dark Knight?
  • Bill Murray starred in the 2003 film 'Lost in Translation' but who co-starred as Charlotte?
  • Who directed the film Lawrence of Arabia?
  • Katharine Hepburn won an Academy Award when aged 74 for her role in which film?
  • What type of animal is the Disney character Pluto?
  • What happens to Pinocchio every time he tells a lie?
  • Which American actress has done voiceovers in A Bugs Life, Cars and Monster's Inc?
  • The Wolf of Wall Street movie is based on the true story of which former American stock broker?
  • The 33 movie is based on a true story about 33 men trapped in an underground mine in which country?
  • Which 2016 movie is based on a Roman soldier's search for Jesus' missing body following his resurrection?
  • In which film series do Marlon Brando and Al Pacino star as leaders of a New York mafia family?
  • Which 2004 movie stars Drew Barrymore as a character called Lucy who suffers from short-term memory loss?
  • Which famous movie character said, 'There is something you should understand about the way I work. When you need me but do not want me, then I must stay. When you want me but no longer need me, then I have to go'?
  • In which movie does Jim Carey unknowingly star as the main character in his own reality television show?
  • Which 1995 movie, starring Robin Williams, is about a magical board game?
  • In which 1996 movie did Bill Paxton and Helen Hunt appear together?
  • Liam Neeson starred in which of these following movies: The A Team, Spiderman or 2 Guns?
  • The 'Scary Movie' films are based on which horror film?
  • Which two famous brothers starred in the 2004 comedy White Chicks?
  • Which actress plays the character "Storm" in X Men?
  • Who Am I: I'm female, born in 1990 in Paris. I starred in the Harry Potter movies and The Perks of Being a Wallflower?
  • Which Texas born movie star has appeared in Magic Mike, Mud and Dallas Buyers Club?
  • Which male actor narrates the voice of "Donkey" in the Shrek movies?
  • Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy starred together in which 2013 comedy movie?
  • Oscars - List of Academy award winning films

  • The Shape Of Water - Guillermo del Toro and J. Miles Dale (2017)
  • Moonlight - Adele Romanski, Dede Gardner, and Jeremy Kleiner (2016)
  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) - Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher, and James W. Skotchdopole (2014)
  • 12 Years a Slave - Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen, and Anthony Katagas (2013)
  • Argo - Grant Heslov, Ben Affleck, and George Clooney (2012)
  • The Artist - Thomas Langmann (2011)
  • The King's Speech - Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, and Gareth Unwin (2010)
  • The Hurt Locker - Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, Nicolas Chartier, and Greg Shapiro (2009)
  • Slumdog Millionaire - Christian Colson (2008)
  • No Country for Old Men - Scott Rudin, Joel Coen, and Ethan Coen (2007)
  • The Departed - Graham King (2006)
  • Crash - Paul Haggis and Cathy Schulman (2005)
  • Million Dollar Baby - Clint Eastwood, Albert S. Ruddy, and Tom Rosenberg (2004)
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - Barrie M. Osborne, Peter Jackson, and Fran Walsh (2003)
  • Chicago - Martin Richards (2002)
  • A Beautiful Mind - Brian Grazer and Ron Howard (2001)
  • Gladiator - Douglas Wick, David Franzoni, and Branko Lustig (2000)
  • Oscar - Most nominations

  • Meryl Streep - 17 (3 Wins)
  • Katharine Hepburn - 12 (4 Wins)
  • Jack Nicholson - 12 (3 Wins)
  • Bette Davis - 10 (2 Wins)
  • Laurence Olivier - 10 (1 Win)
  • Spencer Tracy - 9 (2 Wins)
  • Paul Newman - 9 (1 Win)
  • Marlon Brando - 8 (2 Wins)
  • Jack Lemmon - 8 (2 Wins)
  • Denzel Washington - 8 (2 Wins)
  • Al Pacino - 8 (1 Win)
  • Geraldine Page - 8 (1 Win)
  • Peter O'Toole - 8 (0 Wins!)

Academy Award Records

Three films have won 11 Academy Awards - Ben-Hur (1959), Titanic (1997), The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003).
Most awards won by a single film
Three films have received 14 nominations - All About Eve (1950), Titanic (1997), La La Land (2016).
Most nominations received by a single film
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) won all 11 categories for which it was nominated: Best Picture, Director, Adapted Screenplay, Original Score, Original Song, Sound Mixing, Art Direction, Makeup, Costume Design, Film Editing, and Visual Effects
Largest sweep (winning awards in every nominated category)
Walt Disney won 22 Oscars.
Most awards won by an individual
Edith Head won eight Oscars, all for Costume Design.
Most awards won by a woman
In 1954, Walt Disney won four awards out of six nominations, both records. He won Best Documentary, Features for The Living Desert; Best Documentary, Short Subjects for The Alaskan Eskimo; Best Short Subject, Cartoons for Toot Whistle Plunk and Boom; and Best Short Subject, Two-reel for Bear Country. He had two additional nominations in Best Short Subject, Cartoons for Rugged Bear; and Best Short Subject, Two-reel for Ben and Me.
Most nominations in a single year / Most awards in a single year
Visual Effects Supervisor Dennis Muren has won nine Academy Awards – six competitive awards, two "Special Achievement" awards, and one "Technical Achievement" award.
Most awards won by a person who is still living
Composer Alan Menken has won eight competitive Academy Awards.
Most competitive awards won by a person who is still living
Katharine Hepburn won four awards, all for Best Actress.
Acting
John Ford won the most directing awards, with four.
Directing
The highest number of Academy Awards won by a cinematographer is four - Joseph Ruttenberg, Leon Shamroy.
Cinematography
Cedric Gibbons, who designed the Oscar statuette, won 11 awards out of a total of 39 nominations.
Art Direction
Rick Baker won seven Academy Awards (all for Best Makeup).
Makeup
Italy won 14 awards in this category and received, in total, 32 nominations.
Most awards won by a country for Best Foreign Language Film

Movies - Tips how to pass the quiz with a perfect score

The best way of succeeding in a movies quiz will be to pick the once that most suitable for you.
We have a lot of film related quistions, and we cassify them according to the genres - for example:
  • Action - Usually invovles a hero try to overcome incredible situations, will contain alor of battles and fight scenes.
  • Adventure - An exciting stories, a lot of action. the plot will include exotic settings and unusuall characters
  • Comedy - Funny movie, contain humorous scence and designed to make the viewers enjoy and laugh throughout the movie.
  • Crime / Drama / Fantasy / Historical / Horror / Romance / Fiction
Release time (usually people know and remember movies that was release in a specific time):
  • 80s
  • 90s
  • 2000s
Difficulty - We have diversified levels of trivia questions:
  • Easy - Piece of cake, anyone should pass this one.
  • Medium - Challenging, but doable. pick your brain a little and you'll make it.
  • Hard - Not for everyone, you need to know your game to successes here.
  • Killer - Are you sure your up for it?
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