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17 quizzes and 180 History in Movies trivia questions and fun facts.
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  Based on a True Story Based on a True Story - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, 10 Qns, TemptressToo, Nov 17 21
Average
TemptressToo
Nov 17 21
310 plays
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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?
Easier, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Sep 06 14
Easier
JanIQ gold member
1651 plays
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  Find the Fact Find the Fact - 10 questions - 5 mins
Even some of the best historical dramas can make mistakes. Can you figure out what the filmmakers got right?
Average, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Feb 08 19
Average
parrotman2006 gold member
Feb 08 19
248 plays
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  True Crime Movie Time top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, 10 Qns, matriplex, Feb 15 17
Average
matriplex
Feb 15 17
492 plays
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  Elizabeth I popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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!
Easier, 10 Qns, gracious1, Jun 03 19
Easier
gracious1 gold member
Jun 03 19
370 plays
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  Hollywood vs History 1 top quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, 10 Qns, root17, Aug 29 10
Average
root17 gold member
2640 plays
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  Hollywood vs History 2 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 9 mins
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, 10 Qns, root17, Feb 21 14
Average
root17 gold member
1225 plays
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  Characters from Historical Movies 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the character with the actor/actress who portrayed them.
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Sep 14 19
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Sep 14 19
293 plays
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  Movies: Historical Events and Real People - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, 10 Qns, zambesi, Jul 26 18
Average
zambesi
Jul 26 18
539 plays
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  Characters from Historical Movies - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the characters with the actor/actress who played them.
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Sep 09 19
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Sep 09 19
360 plays
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  History at the Movies - 20 questions - 9 mins
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, 20 Qns, gywalgi, Dec 27 17
Difficult
gywalgi
Dec 27 17
3003 plays
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  Historical Characters In Films - 10 questions - 5 mins
Choose the correct actors in the historical movies listed.
Tough, 10 Qns, wallace702, Jan 18 04
Tough
wallace702
4475 plays
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  British Empire At The Movies - 10 questions - 7 mins
This quiz deals exclusively with people and events closely related to the British Empire. Have fun.
Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Aug 28 03
Difficult
gywalgi
1246 plays
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  Russian History At The Movies - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Sep 30 05
Difficult
gywalgi
744 plays
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  French History At The Movies - 10 questions - 7 mins
Browsing through French history as seen by movie directors and screen writers.
Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, May 16 04
Difficult
gywalgi
604 plays
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  German History At The Movies - 10 questions - 8 mins
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.
Difficult, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Jan 24 03
Difficult
gywalgi
528 plays
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  Black History At The Movies - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, 10 Qns, gywalgi, Jan 24 03
Difficult
gywalgi
915 plays
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