Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 15 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
It Happened One Night. "It Happened One Night" set a precedent by winning Oscars in all 5 major categories, including Best Actor for Clark Gable and Best Actress for Claudette Colbert. The other three choices are all Hitchcock films that made the list.
|Which film on the list features a man named Alvy who used to live under the Coney Island roller coaster, and enjoys the film "The Sorrow and the Pity", a four hour documentary about Nazis?||Lalibean's Awesome AFI Quiz
Annie Hall. Directed by and starring Woody Allen, "Annie Hall" examines the relationship between Allen and Diane Keaton and their many break-ups and make-ups. The movie was the first to use a montage to look back at a relationship and it also contained sequences where the actors would talk to the audience directly.
|The last movie on the list is "Yankee Doodle Dandy" and its star proved to be a surprising musical talent. Can you name the star?||Lalibean's Awesome AFI Quiz
James Cagney. Cagney, who had been made famous in gangster roles, surprised everyone when he proved he had musical abilities. In addition, Cagney's only Oscar came from this movie, which continues to shock many.
Citizen Kane. Directed, written and starring Orson Welles, this movie is a timeless masterpiece. Loosely based on the life of newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst, you can not say you are a movie buff if you have not seen this!