Pub quiz questions

  1. The film "Silkwood" was based on a true story about nuclear industry hazards. Who played Karen Silkwood - the protagonist who died in a suspicious car accident?
    Meryl Streep

  2. Directed, produced and starred in the 2004 boxing drama Million Dollar Baby
    Clint Eastwood

  3. Who sang Walking In The Air in the original version of The Snowman?
    Pete Auty
    1982. Aled Jones covered it in 1985 as a separate single.

  4. In which 1990 film does the Avon lady take a very sharp fingered Johnny Depp into her home?
    Edward Scissorhands

  5. What Rolling Stones hit did Guns'n'Roses cover for the movie "Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles?"
    Sympathy for the Devil
    Rolling Stones 1968, Guns'n'Roses 1994

  6. Who directed the films 'Doctor Mabus the Gambler,' and 'Metropolis?'
    Fritz Lang
    Released 1922 and 1927 respectively

  7. What was the name of the killer in the 1980 film Friday the 13th?
    Mrs (Pamela Sue) Vorhees
    Her full name wasn't revealed until the 4th film (1984). Jason started killing in the 2nd film (1981).

  8. Which 2004 success had the longest title of any Best Picture Oscar Winner?
    The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

  9. What is the complete name of the 2005 film staring Johnny Depp as Willy Wonka?
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

  10. What make of car took Marty McFly 'Back to the Future?'
    DeLorean
    1985