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  There are 19 quizzes and 210 trivia questions in this category.
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Trivia Quizzes in category Literary Movies
1
Classic Literature Rehashed in Films 15 questions

The classics in literature have inspired lots of film plots, some more obvious than others! Shakespeare, Austen and the Ancient Greeks have always been popular with movie makers.
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Plumbus
2097 plays
2
Ernest "Papa" Hemingway Movies 10 questions

Ernest Hemingway's terse dialogue and manly male characters sometimes fared well on the screen, and sometimes fell flat. Yet the stories are grand, and the acting cast always interesting. (Some behind-the-scenes knowledge is helpful).
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Godwit
261 plays
3
War of The Words 10 questions

Shakespeare plays have been remade many times - let's look at these challengers on the field of each play's film adaptations. Who does the Bard's words justice?
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merylfederman
396 plays
4
Author, Movie 10 questions

I'll give you a clue about a movie based on a book or play. You give me the name of the author who wrote the original work, followed by the title of the movie.
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skylarb
4128 plays
5
Movies Made From Jane Austen's Novels 10 questions

Jane Austen only wrote six complete novels, but her books have inspired over twice as many movies.
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skylarb
3006 plays
6
Why Read When You Can Watch? 10 questions

Some people don't like to read. This quiz is ready made for those individuals. Here are 10 pieces of literature made into movies. This is a quiz by the team Pearls Before Swine.
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Anton
1188 plays
7
Movies From Books 10 questions

Bookworm78 likes books. Bookworm78 likes movies. Bookworm78 likes good movies made from good books.
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bookworm78
3150 plays
8
Shakespearean Movie Madness 10 questions

The 'Guinness Book of World Records' puts Shakespeare as the author with the most films adapted from his work. Here's a quiz about some of those movies, and the plays they were based on.
Tough
droxnar711
1140 plays
9
Books Transformed Into Movies 10 questions

All of these are about movies based on books. Can you get them all?
Tough
triviaking162
1131 plays
10
Shakespeare at the Movies 15 questions

William Shakespeare was one of our greatest screenwriters - and he never saw a movie! But we've had lots of translations of his works for the silver screen. Bring out your knowledge of Shakespeare and his film adaptations and take this quiz!
Difficult
Morfeus73
381 plays
11
Modernizing Shakespeare 10 questions

Many people find Shakespeare difficult to read, so here is a quiz on just a few Shakespeare plays that have been made into easier to follow movies.
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bookworm78
1542 plays
12
A Dickens of a Film 10 questions

There have been many films based on the novels of Charles Dickens since the very first short adaptation, "The Death of Nancy Sykes," was shot in 1897. Here are a few questions on 'Dickens films' through the years.
Tough
anagram2
843 plays
13
From Books to the Big Screen in 2005 10 questions

In 2005, many much-loved novels were transformed into big-screen delights. This quiz tests your knowledge on the books turned into films in 2005.
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aslan16
2106 plays
14
Book Titles Changed For The Movie 15 questions

There are a lot of movies out there based on books. This quiz only deals with the ones that changed the title for the big screen. The questions are in chronological order.
Tough
asutbone
2388 plays
15
Charlie Chan, James Lee Wong, Mr Moto Adventures 10 questions

Charlie Chan, James Lee Wong and Mr Moto are all books or short stories about Chinese detectives. Many you can find online and on DVD. Get out your popcorn and enjoy! (Some knowledge of the literature required.)
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Tapestry6
117 plays
16
Novels Into Movies 10 questions

Here is a test to see how much you know about the books that were made into movies.
Tough
Ken1260
4920 plays
17
From Book to Film 10 questions

Many books have been made into movies. I will name the author and two of the main stars, you name the book. Example: Pearl S. Buck, Paul Muni, and Luise Rainer. Answer: 'The Good Earth'. It's not too difficult so have fun!
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finlady
1896 plays
18
An Earthquake in Stratford 10 questions

There have been many brilliant adaptions of the works of William Shakespeare. The films here are not among them.
Difficult
parrotman2006
186 plays
19
Book or Movie? 15 questions

In this quiz, you have to figure out if the scene provided occurred in the movie, the book the movie was based on, both, or neither. Good luck.
Very Difficult
asutbone
2838 plays
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