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Trivia quizzes on the topic of History in Movies. How much do you know?
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17 History in Movies quizzes and 180 History in Movies trivia questions.
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photo quiz  Based on a True Story new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, TemptressToo, Nov 17 21

Being the assistant of a famous movie critic has its perks. Pop up some popcorn and join Monsieur Antoine and I as we dabble with true history in film.
Average
TemptressToo
Nov 17 21
234 plays
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trivia quiz  Liberty Leading the People on the Big Screen Editor choice cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Sep 06 14

The "big screen" is the movie screen. Delacroix' painting has not yet given its title to a movie at the moment of the inception of this quiz, but many movies deal with the struggle for liberty. What do you know about these movies?
Easy
JanIQ gold member
1617 plays
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trivia quiz  Historical Characters In Films 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, wallace702, Jan 18 04

Choose the correct actors in the historical movies listed.
Tough
wallace702
4461 plays
4.
trivia quiz  Hollywood vs History 1 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, root17, Aug 29 10

All these movies are based on historical facts. However, in each case what you see on screen is not how it actually happened.  For each question choose the way things actually happened.
Average
root17 gold member
2613 plays
5.
match quiz  Characters from Historical Movies 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Sep 09 19

Match the characters with the actor/actress who played them.
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Sep 09 19
345 plays
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match quiz  Elizabeth I 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, gracious1, Jun 03 19

Elizabeth I, one of England's most powerful rulers, has been depicted by many strong actresses, sometimes twice. Match the thespian who played the Virgin Queen to the proper movie. There are no clues; to have seen the films is a must!
Easy
gracious1 gold member
Jun 03 19
342 plays
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trivia quiz  Movies: Historical Events and Real People 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Jul 26 18

Many movies are made that also depict an historical event or an actual person. Identify the movie from the historical event or person that appears within the movie.
Average
zambesi
Jul 26 18
516 plays
8.
match quiz  Characters from Historical Movies 2 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Sep 14 19

Match the character with the actor/actress who portrayed them.
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Sep 14 19
282 plays
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trivia quiz  History at the Movies 20 questions
Difficult, 20 Qns, gywalgi, Dec 27 17

All the questions have to do with historical movies. Some are very easy and some are a little more difficult but all of these movies worth seeing. So good luck and have fun!
Difficult
gywalgi
Dec 27 17
2991 plays
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trivia quiz  True Crime Movie Time cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, matriplex, Feb 15 17

Each question will give you two dates: the first is a significant date in true crime history, the second is the year in which a notable American film chronicling that history was released. Identify the film. Enjoy.
Average
matriplex
Feb 15 17
462 plays
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trivia quiz  Hollywood vs History 2 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, root17, Feb 21 14

All these movies are based on historical facts. However, in each case what you see on screen is not how it actually happened. For each question choose the way things actually happened.
Average
root17 gold member
1212 plays
12.
photo quiz  Find the Fact 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Feb 08 19

Even some of the best historical dramas can make mistakes. Can you figure out what the filmmakers got right?
Tough
parrotman2006 gold member
Feb 08 19
225 plays
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trivia quiz  British Empire At The Movies 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Aug 28 03

This quiz deals exclusively with people and events closely related to the British Empire. Have fun.
Difficult
gywalgi
1239 plays
14.
trivia quiz  Black History At The Movies 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Jan 24 03

There are not that many movies about Black History, but I found some that I really liked and I would like to share them with you. I used the term 'Black' instead of 'African American' because I won't cover just America. I hope it will offend no one.
Difficult
gywalgi
909 plays
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trivia quiz  Russian History At The Movies 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Sep 30 05

My God! I'd never thought there were so many movies about Russia. I tried to avoid obscure films and concentrate on more widely distributed ones. Have fun.
Difficult
gywalgi
738 plays
16.
trivia quiz  French History At The Movies 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, May 16 04

Browsing through French history as seen by movie directors and screen writers.
Difficult
gywalgi
600 plays
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trivia quiz  German History At The Movies 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Jan 24 03

There is much more than two wars in German history. I invite you to meet fascinating people or learn about events who still lay in our memories.
Very Difficult
gywalgi
525 plays
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