|1.||The Film History of Akira Kurosawa By
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Kurosawa is, simply put, one of the greatest film directors of all time, if not the greatest. This quiz will review some interesting facts about Kurosawa's films. Good luck!
|2.||The Movie Should Be Made By
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All film productions have their troubles but it's on a totally different scale when an actor dies before the film is complete. Here are ten actors whose final curtain fell before the final scene but whose directors said "the movie should still be made."
|3.||The Film History of Ingmar Bergman By
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Swedish director Ingmar Bergman passed away on July 30, 2007, with a catalog of films that rivals any of the all-time great directors. This quiz explores some of his best films...good luck!
|4.||Celebrity Divorces By
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These celebrities probably all wished they'd had better prenuptial agreements. Who are these very rich men who paid through the nose to divorce their wives?
|5.||The Films of James Cagney By
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Welcome to my next insallment of "The Films of" quizzes. It will follow the same format as the others and go in chronological order. This quiz follows the films of the great James Cagney.
|6.||Poor Celebrity Parenting By
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Some celebrities just weren't cut out to be parents. Test your knowledge of these mixed-up moms and disastrous dads; sometimes it's a wonder the kids survived!
|7.||Bring Me Sunshine - Morecambe and Wise By
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Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise are, possibly, Britain's best loved double act. This quiz will explore both their lives and their work.
|8.||The Debonair Mr Grant By
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Cary Grant's body of work was prolific and he was one of the most popular male stars of his generation. He was a complex character, and by his own admission someone even he didn't really know or understand.
|9.||So You Want to Be in a Chuck Norris Movie By
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Do you want to be in pictures? Are you willing to take a roundhouse kick to the head in order for that to happen? If so, you may have what it takes to be in a Chuck Norris movie.
|10.||Sharing Names With Places By
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Whether they were actually named after them or not, the following celebrities, or children of celebrities, share a first name with a location (city, state, borough or country).
|11.||Hedy Lamarr By
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"Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid." So said Hedy Lamarr, 1940s film star. She knew how to be glamorous, but she was less good at standing still and being stupid. Find out more about this beautiful brainiac!
|12.||Aussie TV Stars Need a Home #3 By
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They won't leave me alone! Aussie TV stars have been ringing me day and night looking for a new home. Can you figure out who has been calling me from what they tell me?
|13.||Mrs. Rock Star By
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All of the correct answers in this quiz are women who are or were married to famous rock stars. From the clues given, figure out which wife I'm referring to.
|14.||How Far Would You Go? - Part 1 By
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Many stars have gone to great lengths to immerse themselves in their roles, some even altering their appearances. I'll tell you the role and the change that the star made to play that role, and you tell me who the star in question is.
|15.||The Needle and the Damage Done By
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In 1971, Neil Young wrote the song "The Needle and the Damage Done" about watching people he knew slowly killing themselves with heroin abuse. Here's a quiz on 10 musicians whose lives were cut short, directly or indirectly, by heroin.
|16.||Charlie Chaplin Movies By
(rank 1556 site-wide)|
This quiz contains fascinating facts about the films and the film career of Charlie Chaplin. Please try it and enjoy!
|17.||And He Shall Be Called Shatner By
(rank 1685 site-wide)|
A homily on the life and work of the immortal William Shatner.
|18.||Fat Bottomed Girls By
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How many ladies have been hurt by a snide remark about their bottom halves? Well, this quiz aims to make all the ladies out there feel good about their rears. Just take a leaf out of these ladies' books, and celebrate your derrière.
|19.||James Whale: Director of Monsters By
(rank 1754 site-wide)|
James Whale was a successful director in the cinematic genre of horror. Despite the individual not being as well known in the modern era, his films remain some of the most iconic to come out of Hollywood.
|20.||Lone Star State Musicians By
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While Texas is usually associated with Country Music, you'd be surprised who else calls Texas their birthplace. Enjoy this quiz about some of them.
|21.||Steve Irwin: Crocodile Hunter By
(rank 1943 site-wide)|
Steve Irwin was an enthusiastic naturalist who loved all wildlife, especially crocodiles. He sadly died in September 2006. This quiz is all about the brilliant life of the "Crocodile Hunter".
|22.||Fourteen People : Common Bond By
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Fourteen celebrities. Something in common. Do you see the light?
|23.||Famous Musical Families By
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It appears one of the best ways to keep a musical group as a long-lasting cohesive unit is to keep it all under one roof. Here is a quiz on some great musical families.
|24.||On Heaven's Red Carpet 2009 By
(rank 2167 site-wide)|
Welcome to the televised red carpet event of the year, coming to you live from right outside the Pearly Gates. I am your intrepid reporter, here to interview all of the big names entering heaven this year.
|25.||The Days (and Ways) the Music Died By
(rank 2175 site-wide)|
Test your knowledge of interesting (I hope!) and challenging facts about events surrounding the untimely deaths of popular musicians.
|26.||Here's to You: Humphrey Bogart, Man and Myth By
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Humphrey Bogart is indisputably an icon of American film. He has been lauded as the "Greatest Male Star of All Time" by the American Film Institute along with many other accolades.
|27.||British Actresses - Queens of the Cinema By
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British actresses are wonderful. They always turn in interesting performances, never seem to care about looking gorgeous, nor the size of the part they're playing. Can you identify these ten talented women?
|28.||Spendy Celebrity Weddings By
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When celebrities marry, they tend to spend a bit of money on the ceremonies. Name these hitched richies!
|29.||Nicknames of Country Musicians By
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Many legendary country singers are known by nicknames like "The Man in Black". This quiz is about those musicians and their monikers.
|30.||Canadians in Movies and TV By
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This is a quiz on famous Canadian actors and actresses in the movie and television industry. I'll give one or two of their starring roles and the title of the movie or television show and you pick the correct actor or actress. Have fun and good luck!
|31.||Inside Ethel Mertz By
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Almost everyone has heard of Ethel Mertz from the "I Love Lucy" show, but how well do you know Vivian Vance, the woman who brought one of TV's most beloved characters to life?
|32.||Facts on Famous Movie Stars By
(rank 2491 site-wide)|
Here are ten facts on ten famous performers - on the people behind the characters they played on the screen. Have fun.
|33.||Get Off the Phone, Already! By
(rank 2504 site-wide)|
Have you ever called home, only to have the answering machine or voicemail pick up on the first ring - and you know someone's home, and on the phone with someone else? Well, that can even happen to movie stars. Let's see who's trying to phone home!
|34.|| Classic Movie Queens From A to Z By
(rank 2672 site-wide)|
This quiz is about some of the fine actresses from the Golden Age of Hollywood films. I'm giving you a brief description, and we'll see if you recognize the actress. I hope this quiz brings back some memories!
|35.||Trophy Husbands By
(rank 2743 site-wide)|
Some highly successful women have taken a leaf from the books of their male counterparts. Doing so, they have acquired wealth, power, and of course, the requisite trophy husband.
|36.||Aussie TV Stars Need a Home #1 By
(rank 2807 site-wide)|
It's a busy day in the real estate office. My phone hasn't stopped ringing with Australian TV stars who want me to find them a new home. Can you figure out who has been ringing me from what they tell me?
|37.||Musicians Who Passed Away at Age 27 By
(rank 2918 site-wide)|
The recent death of Amy Winehouse at age 27 was the latest of many rock and pop celebrities who died at the same age including Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain. This quiz is about some of them.
|38.||A Fond Look at Nigel Hawthorne's Life By
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I hope you enjoy this quiz on the life and works of Nigel Hawthorne: a man much missed but certainly not forgotten. Good luck!
|39.||Mr. Fred Rogers and His Neighborhood By
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In February of 2003 the world saw the passing of a legend in children's television, Mr. Rogers. This quiz briefly describes the life and times of this wonderful man, who touched the lives of millions.
|40.||Women of the Golden Age of Hollywood By
Author: Irish Tinker
(rank 3189 site-wide)|
Let's see how much you know about the these women of style, talent, and grace.
|41.||If it's not One Thing, it's Yer Mother! By
(rank 3218 site-wide)|
Even movie stars call their mothers from time to time - and get their answering machines! Shall we listen in on the messages they leave and try to figure out just who is calling?
|42.||A Rose by Any Other Name... By
(rank 3279 site-wide)|
Using the pictures, can you guess what some celebrities have named their children?
|43.||Musicians Who Died in February By
(rank 3331 site-wide)|
A quiz about legendary musicians who have passed away during the first two weeks of February over the years.
|44.||Actors Who Entered Politics By
(rank 3342 site-wide)|
Ronald Reagan was not the only actor to end up in politics. This quiz deals with actors who enjoyed an acting career and a political career.
|45.||Tony Hancock. His Life and Work By
(rank 3353 site-wide)|
Best known for his radio and tv sitcom, Tony Hancock also starred on stage and the silver screen. One of the greatest British entertainers of the 50s and 60s.
|46.||Filmography of Toshiro Mifune and Akira Kurosawa By
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Spanning from 1948 till 1965, the partnership of Toshiro Mifune and Akira Kurosawa has provided one of the silver screen's most powerful actor-director duos of all time. I'll describe the Mifune role, you give me the Kurosawa film.
|47.||Celebrity Relations By
(rank 3397 site-wide)|
Fame is something sometimes not easily avoided, not even by lineage. A simple quiz about generations of celebrities.
|48.||Johnny Carson By
(rank 3451 site-wide)|
Johnny Carson was the king of U.S. late night television from 1962 to 1992. Please take this quiz about his life and work. Enjoy!
|49.||And They Lived Happily Ever After By
(rank 3469 site-wide)|
Sadly, with divorce ever on the increase between celebrity couples, this is a quiz on those knights in shining armour who did stay true to their wives all their lives, until it was time to go to that big castle in the sky.
|50.||Evel Knievel By
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Evel Knievel died in November, 2007. My quiz is about the life and times of one of the original daredevils.
|51.||Celebrities in Historic Disasters By
(rank 3590 site-wide)|
Natural and man-made disasters are not just confined to the average joe...many famous people have had their brushes...before, during or after the height of their fame.
|52.||Can We Talk? By
(rank 3625 site-wide)|
I'm going to give little clues on talk show hosts, you have figure out which 'talk show' host I'm 'talking' about. Let's talk about this now!
|53.||Men in Kilts By
(rank 3693 site-wide)|
Ah, the kilt - the attire of choice for the well-dressed Scotsman. But one needn't be from the Highlands to wear a kilt. These are non-Scottish celebrities who have embraced their inner Scot and been photographed in kilts.
|54.||The Man in the Black Cowboy Hat By
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Here are ten questions about some of the greatest cowboy villains of the 20th century. How many of these bad guys (actors) can you recall? Remember these were the guys who usually wore the black cowboys hats!
|55.||Hugh Hefner, the Man, the Myth, the Playboy By
(rank 4037 site-wide)|
Hugh Marston Hefner was born April 9, 1926 in Chicago, IL. He would go on to create one of the most iconic publishing franchises ever, "Playboy Enterprises", famous for magazines, models and mansions as well as big bashes and buxom bunnies. What a life!
|56.||Who's My Celebrity Ma Or Pa? By
(rank 4140 site-wide)|
Ladies and gentlemen, as the lights dim for the commencement of the show, see if you can guess the famous mother or father of these celebrities.
|57.||Celebrity Children of Celebrity Parents By
(rank 4173 site-wide)|
Here are ten famous celebrities who have sprung from equally famous parents. See how many you know. Have fun!
|58.||The Lovely Sarah Jessica Parker By
(rank 4297 site-wide)|
All about the actress best known for "Sex and the City"!
|59.||Doris Day By
(rank 4523 site-wide)|
Here are some questions about Doris Day, her life, music and movies. Good luck!
|60.||Judy Garland: A Hollywood Legend By
(rank 4592 site-wide)|
My very favorite actress, Judy Garland, had it all: immense talent, a great career and plenty of adoring fans. Unfortunately, she also had a very bad drug problem and suffered from immense depression. Here is my quiz of this ultimate star.
|61.||What Do We Do Now? By
(rank 4597 site-wide)|
Here are ten child and teenage stars from the 1970s to the 1990s - some of them may still be working in their field, but others have entered very different professions. Do you know what they are doing now?
|62.||Musicians From The Big Apple By
(rank 4670 site-wide)|
Billy Joel, Cyndi Lauper and Mariah Carey are some of the greats who were born in New York. This quiz is about some of the other bands, musicians and singers who came from New York through the years.
|63.||Stars of the Silent Screen By
(rank 4731 site-wide)|
Before 1929 it was very quiet at the movies. Then 'talkies' arrived and most of these movie stars couldn't make themselves heard. Who is the famous silent star?
|64.||Kenny Everett - All In The Best Possible Taste By
(rank 4764 site-wide)|
Mischievous but never malicious, Cuddly Ken was a one of a kind DJ and TV presenter. How much do you remember about him?
|65.||Country Music Nicknames By
(rank 4836 site-wide)|
Singers are known by their name but also by a nickname that has stuck with them throughout their entire career. Example. Old Blue Eyes. It can only be Frank Sinatra. Well this quiz is geared to those who enjoy the Legends of Country Music.
|66.||Expatriate Actors By
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Sometimes, actors hit the big time overseas, in countries different to their own. This quiz looks at ten expatriate actors and actresses who have made a career for themselves outside their own country.
|67.||Roy Rogers, King of the Cowboys By
(rank 5106 site-wide)|
Roy Rogers was an icon for a generation of American youth and had a huge positive impact on the United States as a whole. He was a hero and a truly good man.
|68.||Some of My Favorite Cowboys By
(rank 5121 site-wide)|
For many years westerns were very popular movies. Many stars became famous for their roles in these movies. How many of these famous cowboys do you know?
|69.||The Life & Times of Paul Newman By
(rank 5274 site-wide)|
One of the great actors of our time, but there was more to Paul Newman than his films.
|70.||Celebrity Birth Names By
(rank 5348 site-wide)|
After taking the other celebrity name related quizzes, I believe there are no duplicate personalities involved with this quiz. Good luck and enjoy.
|71.||More Than Fame By
(rank 5387 site-wide)|
Is fame really everything? Faced with the realities of World War II, some celebrities thought not. Find out how each of these ten stars, mostly American, contributed to the Allied war effort.
|72.||Sultry Stars of Film Noir By
(rank 5446 site-wide)|
They were really something, the femmes fatales of the film noir era - glamorous, tough, wise-cracking, always perfectly dressed, dressed to kill sometimes. Here are ten of the best.
|73.||In Praise of Old Dogs and New Tricks By
(rank 5480 site-wide)|
Forget about junior achievers, child stars, rising young talents and ESPECIALLY that cutoff age for 'American Idol'...this is an homage to those who were still making their presence known well after everyone else called it a day.
|74.||Famous Duos...One Person Short By
(rank 5510 site-wide)|
There have been a number of people who got their first taste of fame paired with someone else. Eventually, they passed by that partner on the way to fame and fortune. What do you know about the one left behind?
|75.||British Actors - From Cary Grant to Hugh Grant By
(rank 5574 site-wide)|
Some of the world's best actors are British. They can be debonair and charming, or rough around the edges; they are always fascinating to watch. After writing a quiz about British actresses, it seems only fair to dedicate one to the actors.
|76.||...And Which One Are You? By
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Throughout world history (and BILLIONS of people, living and dead), it may not sound strange that sometimes two or more of the famous carried the same name. See if you can match this small batch.
|77.||Hey, Hockey Puck - The Great Don Rickles By
(rank 5684 site-wide)|
One of the most enduring comedians ever: the great Don Rickles. So here it is. See what you know about his career as a jokester as well as an actor.
|78.||What Was My First Job? By
(rank 5725 site-wide)|
This is a quiz on how those big names of our movie and television screens first earned their living, before they became stars. Have fun!
|79.||Who am I ? Part 2 By
(rank 5752 site-wide)|
These are all well known actors and actresses. I will give you some information and you pick the correct celebrity.
|80.||Elizabeth Taylor's Leading Men, On-Screen By
(rank 5829 site-wide)|
We've heard so much about her private life, we sometimes forget about her acting talent, and the good movies she's made. Let's see how much you know about Elizabeth's work.
|81.||The Controversial Tod Browning By
(rank 5899 site-wide)|
Tod Browning was one of the great directors of the period when horror became a mainstream movie genre. Browning never shied away from controversy and this ultimately led to his downfall.
|82.||The Duke By
(rank 5953 site-wide)|
Some obscure John Wayne trivia: John Wayne was one of Hollywood's greatest icons. While you may be familiar with "THe Duke" and his movies, just what do you know about the man?
|83.||Birth Names of Band Members By
(rank 5973 site-wide)|
Many rock 'n' rollers use pseudonyms; many don't. In this quiz, I'll give you the names with which they were born (last names only, in alphabetical order), of the band's most recognized lineup. Assume all bands are still together, and guess the band.
|84.||Lucille Ball Made Movies? By
(rank 6034 site-wide)|
That's right. Before "I Love Lucy", Lucille Ball had a very successful film career. Some of the films were excellent, some were very mediocre. These 10 films are some of her most famous, and they cover her career before and after TV.
|85.||Robert Mitchum By
(rank 6073 site-wide)|
Possibly the coolest actor in Hollywood history, Robert Mitchum had an unconventional career but left behind a impressive body of work. How much do you know about the man and his films?
|86.||Celebrity School Daze By
(rank 6121 site-wide)|
Here is a quiz on celebrities and where they went to school, or in some cases, where they didn't!
|87.||Celebrity Odd Couples By
(rank 6136 site-wide)|
Ever hear about a celebrity marriage that left you wondering? (She married WHO?) Here are ten celebrity couples that may fit the bill.
|88.||Musicians We Lost in 2008 By
(rank 6189 site-wide)|
A quiz about notable musicians who passed away in 2008.
|89.||Black Magic Woman By
(rank 6213 site-wide)|
She was an icon of the Jazz Age and a muse for many in the era of Art-Deco, earning herself titles such as 'The Black Pearl', 'The Bronze Venus' and 'The Creole Goddess'. Ladies and gents, for your pleasure, the magical Josephine Baker.
|90.||Who am I ? Part 3 By
(rank 6466 site-wide)|
These are all well known actors and actresses. I will give you some information and you pick the correct celebrity. Good luck!
|91.||Musicians From Pennsylvania By
(rank 6482 site-wide)|
A quiz about the varied musical talent from Pennsylvania.
|92.||Orson Welles: Before the Movies By
(rank 6494 site-wide)|
Even though he made his first film at the age of just 25, Orson Welles had already made quite a name for himself before the movies.
|93.||Joseph Cotten By
(rank 6566 site-wide)|
Joseph Cotton's name is found in the cast of some of the finest films of the 20th century. What do you know about this steady performer?
|94.||The Most Beautiful Girl By
(rank 6568 site-wide)|
Here are ten questions on famous female actress from the silver screen. All will have performed in at least one black and white movie.
|95.||The Three Stooges "Pardon my Scotch" By
(rank 6688 site-wide)|
Questions about the 1935 Three Stooges episode, "Pardon My Scotch."
|96.||Telly Savalas By
(rank 6735 site-wide)|
With his shaved head and rugged looks, actor Telly Savalas became a popular figure in movies, and on television, during the 1960s and 1970s. Please take this quiz on his life and work. Good luck!
|97.||Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay By
(rank 6775 site-wide)|
All about the famous chef and television personality!
|98.||Burning Rubber By
(rank 6894 site-wide)|
What is it about stars who race cars? This quiz looks at celebrities who have a fascination with four wheels and a race track.
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All the following celebrities share the first name of John. Can you identify them?
|100.||Celebrity Doggelgangers By
(rank 6909 site-wide)|
A doppelganger is someone almost identical to someone else. It is said that each person has a doppelganger somewhere in the world. But these celebrities resemble dogs; so they have doggelgangers. Do you know these celebs? Watch out for hidden clues!