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What do you know or remember from the Movies over the last 100 year
All the questions in our quizzes are taken from information on The People History
Question 1
1. Which of these movies did not debut in 1997: Liar Liar, Men in Black, Toy Story 2, or Titanic?


Question 2
2. In what year did Sidney Poitier become the first black actor to win the "Best Actor" Oscar?


Question 3
3. Which of these movies was released in 1983: Cocoon, Arthur, Flashdance, or Big?


Question 4
4. In 1932, the film Tarzan the Ape Man opened featuring what Olympic swimmer as the lead?


Question 5
5. In 1953 the film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes starred which iconic actress?


Question 6
6. Which of these movies did not debut in 1991: Speed, The Silence of the Lambs, Beauty and the Beast, or Hook?


Question 7
7. What movie featuring Dustin Hoffman in his first starring role came out in 1967?


Question 8
8. Which of these movies did not debut in 1993: Philadelphia, You've Got Mail, Sleepless in Seattle, or Mrs. Doubtfire?


Question 9
9. In what year did Alfred Hitchcock's film "Psycho" first debut?


Question 10
10. Which movie did not debut in 1979: Alien, Kramer v. Kramer, Star Trek: The Motion Picture, or Annie Hall?


Question 11
11. Which 1939 move based on a book featured Judy Garland?


Question 12
12. What was the name of the first "talkie" feature length film to have synchronized dialogue in 1927?


Question 13
13. In what year did the Cannes Film Festival in France first begin?


Question 14
14. Which of these films was not released in 2007: Failure to Launch, I Am Legend, American Gangster, or Transformers?





Question 15
15. Which movie did not come out in 1976: The Omen, Paper Moon, Rocky, or Taxi Driver?


Question 16
16. In what year was Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs first released?


Question 17
17. Which of these movies did not debut in 1988: Die Hard, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Beetlejuice, or Top Gun?


Question 18
18. Which of these movies was not released in 1957: 12 Angry Men, The Bridge on the River Kwai, North by Northwest, or The Three Faces of Eve?


Question 19
19. In 1995, the first ever completely computer generated film debuted, what was it?


Question 20
20. The 1940 movie "The Great Dictator" starred which famous actor?


Question 21
21. In what year did Phantom of the Opera starring Lon Chaney debut?


Question 22
22. Which movie did not debut in 1982: Back to the Future, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Poltergeist, or Porky's?


Question 23
23. In what year was the film Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King released?


Question 24
24. In what year did the Academy Awards, or Oscars, first begin?


Question 25
25. In what year did James Dean get his first break on a Pepsi commercial?








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1. Toy Story 2 (1999) 2. 1964 3. Flashdance, Cocoon was in 1985, Arthur was in 1981, and Big was in 1988 4. Johnny Weissmuller 5. Marilyn Monroe 6. Speed (1994) 7. The Graduate 8. You've Got Mail (1998) 9. 1960 10. Annie Hall (1977) 11. The Wizard of Oz 12. The Jazz Singer 14. Failure to Launch (2006) 15. Paper Moon (1973) 16. 1937 17. Top Gun (1986) 18. North by Northwest (1959) 19. Toy Story 20. Charlie Chaplin 21. 1925 22. Back to the Future (1985) 23. 2003 24. 1929 25. 1950