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1 Fed up with "Friends" Quizzes?
Are you fed up with "Friends" quizzes. Had enough of Rachel's hair or Ross' teeth or even Monica's future babies? Then take this Non-Friends quiz, rebel against them all!
Tough
10 Q
linkan
May 12 03
13422 plays
2 Marooned!
There have been many movies, and some TV shows, about people marooned on either desert islands or in space. This quiz is about some of them.
Tough
10 Q
Kuu
Mar 31 03
7941 plays
3 Patricia Routledge - More Than a Bucket
I was on Fun Trivia when a bucket started talking to me. "It's pronounced 'Bouquet'", she insisted. Come meet Patricia Routledge, the actress behind Hyacinth Bucket, and learn something about her versatility as a performer.
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
Dec 17 11
348 plays
4 Stephen King was the Inspiration
Whether they were movies, made for T.V. movies, or T.V. mini-series, they were all inspired by the works of Stephen King. If you like this quiz, try my other Stephen King quiz, just click on my name to find it .
Easy
15 Q
skunkee
Oct 17 03
8508 plays
5 Gone With the Wind
No, not that movie - this quiz is about other movies in which people, places and objects were literally 'gone with the wind'.
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
Mar 13 11
1098 plays
6 Howdy Partner, or Should I Say Duo? - 2!
Let's look into the entertainment world and see what partners we can come up with. You'll find everyone from real people to some cartoon characters. Good luck and have some fun with this quiz.
Easy
10 Q
linkan
Oct 24 04
5364 plays
7 The 'Kid' Stays in the Quiz
A quiz about famous people and things with the operative word 'kid' in the title.
Average
10 Q
Oddball
Apr 30 08
1839 plays
8 Everything But the Boy
It seems to me that certain forms of entertainment really feature groups that include the stereotypical 'boy' character. See if you can identify the boy missing from these entertaining families, groups, and units. Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
kyleisalive
Mar 01 10
663 plays
9 The Many Faces of Hercule Poirot
Many actors have played Hercule Poirot over the years, both on large or small screen and on stage. We all have our favourites! How many can you identify?
Tough
10 Q
balaton
Oct 14 13
222 plays
10 Don't Feed the Animals
How often have you watched a movie or TV show and thought that the animals were the best part, even if they were not the stars? Here are a few cases when the (human) actors might have thought "Don't feed the animals," because they might steal the show!
Tough
10 Q
spanishliz
Aug 17 13
474 plays
11 Beyond "The Mary Tyler Moore Show"
The cast of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" enjoyed tremendous success before, during and after their involvement with the show. It's not enough to have watched the show to answer these questions.
Difficult
10 Q
cag1970
Mar 03 09
747 plays
12 Shall We Be Nosy?
Let's stick our noses in other peoples business, shall we? I usually get caught sticking my nose in places where it doesn't belong. Come on and let's get nosy, okay?
Average
10 Q
linkan
Jun 17 04
5769 plays
13 "Star Trek" Must be Cool if "They" Were in it!
There have been numerous guest appearances in 'Star Trek' by various well-known faces. Some of them appeared before their impending stardom and others were stars that specifically wanted to be in 'Star Trek'. Here are my questions about those stars.
Average
10 Q
nasty_liar
Aug 31 09
567 plays
14 Beyond "WKRP in Cincinnati"
"WKRP in Cincinnati" has enjoyed its greatest popularity after being canceled in 1982. Its stars have had success in other arenas as well. It's not enough just to have watched "WKRP" to know what other work these people have done.
Difficult
10 Q
cag1970
Jan 30 09
792 plays
15 The Stellar Cast and Characters of "Heat" (1995)
"Heat" (1995) was such a great movie as it featured Pacino and De Niro in the same movie plus the shootout scene has been acclaimed as one of the best. This quiz is not about the movie but its cast.
Average
10 Q
1nn1
Sep 26 13
186 plays
16 Mr Clumsy
These British actors are well known for their clumsy and bumbling roles in television and cinema. Have fun!
Tough
10 Q
Plodd
Feb 13 12
228 plays
17 Let Me Give You The Business
Answer various questions on fictitious companies featured in TV and movies. Any resemblance to actual companies is purely coincidental :) Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
Polaris101
May 22 08
768 plays
18 One Word Titles
Can you name the movies and TV shows with one word titles?
Average
25 Q
nyirene330
Apr 20 10
1329 plays
19 Give Me What I Want, and I'll Go Away
These are quotes from movies and TV mini-series based on the works of one of my favorite writers, Stephen King. I've left in the name of the character associated with the line. Maybe that will help you choose from nearly 100 King titles.
Average
10 Q
suzi_greer
Dec 22 12
321 plays
20 TV & Movie Cars
There are some great television and movie cars that children and adults just love. Can you guess them from the clues?
Easy
10 Q
coachpauly
Aug 30 11
1296 plays
21 Some Christmas Carols; or, Which Scrooge?
Not the songs, but Charles Dickens's story, "A Christmas Carol" as told and re-told on the large and small screen. Can you recall the different versions/retellings? Untimed Game mode recommended. Contains SPOILERS, but I'm sure you know the plot anyhow!
Average
15 Q
gracious1
Dec 22 13
510 plays
22 The Doctor Will See You Now
This quiz is all about famous fictional doctors on T.V. or in the movies. I'll describe the doctor and you figure out which doctor it is. Good luck.
Easy
10 Q
nmerr
May 11 10
2013 plays
23 Pat Down the Nun!
Don't be fooled by appearances. Nuns in films and on TV are often not who they seem. Most turn out to be undercover agents, persons-in-hiding or armed criminals, so it's best to exercise caution with these characters. If in doubt, pat down the nun!
Tough
10 Q
jmorrow
Nov 29 10
315 plays
24 Great Bromances of the 20th and 21st Centuries
A bromance is great platonic love between two male buddies. This type of close friendship has been well documented on TV and in movies. Here are ten examples. (Warning: major spoiler in at least one question).
Average
10 Q
guitargoddess
Nov 15 13
348 plays
25 "You Shall Not Pass!"
Ever hear someone talking about a film or television show and they start quoting things incorrectly? That really bugs me and I want to scream at them, "That was Gandalf, you twit! Not the Black Knight in "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"!
Tough
10 Q
reedy
Sep 29 11
519 plays
26 Adapting Anna Karenina
I'm a real fan of Tolstoy's 'Anna Karenina' and I love it in the movies too. Here's a quiz about the many stars who shone (or not) in adaptations of this great novel.
Average
10 Q
annaheldfan
Nov 03 12
135 plays
27 Cop the Connection!
All the answers are TV cop shows - but the clue refers to something else about the stars, the setting - or even the theme tune!
Average
10 Q
huw27
Jun 19 09
573 plays
28 Golfing Around in Entertainment
You may know nothing about golf, but I'm sure you've seen television shows or movies about golf. Hopefully you'll score better than a 'fore' on this one! Good luck!
Average
10 Q
linkan
Jul 10 12
402 plays
29 That Shrinking Feeling
Many works of literature, cinema and television have featured main characters who find themselves, literally, in reduced circumstances. Here's a quiz about a few of them.
Difficult
10 Q
VivTriv
Jun 05 07
639 plays
30 The Bride Wore White
But what color shirt did Rachel wear in the final episode of "Friends"? That's a bad question asking about trivial fact! Instead, this quiz tests your knowledge on some of the most iconic clothes worn by the characters in movies and TV series. Enjoy!
Very Easy
10 Q
Matthew_07
May 19 11
1395 plays
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* It takes a big man to __________, but it takes a bigger man to laugh at that man.
* I'd rather be rich than__________.
* Dad always thought laughter was the best medicine, which I guess is why several of us died of ____________.
* If you wear a _________, why not let your friends try it on for a while? Come on, we're not going to hurt it.
* I hope they never find out that ___________ has a lot of vitamins in it, because do you hide from it or not?


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