50 Movie Quiz Questions and Answers

Do you consider yourself a cinephile?

Or do you just love kicking back and relaxing to a good flick?

If so, these movie quiz questions and answers are the challenge you’re looking for.

This movie trivia will test your knowledge of all things cinema, from the classics to modern-day blockbusters and everything in between.

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Movie Quiz Questions and Answers


  1. What colour were the pills Neo had to choose from in The Matrix?
  2. Where did truck driver Jack Burton get into Big Trouble?
  3. What African country would you be in if you were with Marty, Melman & Gloria?
  4. What is the name of the actress who plays Abigail in The Favourite?
  5. Complete the film title starring John Candy: ‘Uncle…’?
  6. Who played Whitney Houston’s bodyguard in The Bodyguard?
  7. In the movie Joy, what item does the leading lady invent that results in her becoming a world-famous entrepreneur?
  8. Which actor plays the main male hero in The Pacifier?
  9. Disney Pixar’s The Incredibles is set in which fictional city?
  10. What is the name of the ship in Alien?
  11. How many times must you say ‘Beetlejuice’ for him to appear?
  12. Which capital city appears in the title of the 3rd movie The Fast and Furious franchise?
  13. Arnold Schwarzenegger plays John Matrix in which 80s action movie?
  14. Who directed Eyes Wide Shut starring Tom Cruise?
  15. Who plays the taxi driver who escorts Cruise around in Collateral?
  16. What was the name of Michael B. Jordan’s character in Black Panther?
  17. Which actress starred in Bridget Jones’ Diary?
  18. What is the name of Quint’s shark-hunting boat in Jaws?
  19. In Mamma Mia! which character marries Sophie’s mother Donna at the end of the story?
  20. Who plays Jefferson ‘Seaplane’ McDonough in Jumanji: The Next Level?
  21. What is the name of the skyscraper in Die Hard?
  22. What fictitious island is Jurassic Park on?
  23. Who voices Lightning McQueen in Cars?
  24. Ryan Reynolds starred alongside Melissa George in which 2005 spine chiller?
  25. Who played the Prime Minister in Love Actually?
  26. In Beauty and the Beast, which wing of the castle is Belle forbidden from visiting?
  27. Who played the Green Goblin in the 2002 box-office smash Spider-Man?
  28. Who is the only person ever to receive an Oscar nomination for acting in a Star Wars movie?
  29. Which Disney film contains the song ‘I Just Can’t Wait to be King’?
  30. How many evil exes did Scott Pilgrim have to fight for Ramona?
  31. ‘Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn’ is an iconic line from which movie?
  32. Who has the ability to calm the Hulk down in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
  33. Which 1986 film sees a robot called “Number 5” escape from a secret research centre?
  34. How many times has Daniel Day-Lewis won the Academy Award for Best Actor?
  35. Who played Mr Chow in The Hangover?
  36. Sean Connery turned down a role in The Matrix. True or False?
  37. What flavour of Pop-Tarts does Buddy the Elf put in his spaghetti?
  38. What pop group performs at the wedding in Bridesmaids?
  39. In which country was The Lord of the Rings primarily filmed?
  40. What item is hidden in every scene of Fight Club?
  41. Which Marvel Cinematic Universe movie would be first if you watched them in chronological order?
  42. Which was the first movie in the Austin Powers franchise?
  43. In Mean Girls, Cady moves to Illinois from which continent?
  44. Jim Carrey portrayed which Batman villain?
  45. According to The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, what is the meaning of life, the universe and everything?
  46. Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth first met on the set of which film?
  47. In what year was Die Hard released?
  48. What movie features the line: “You can’t handle the truth!”?
  49. In Back to the Future, Doc Brown stole plutonium from terrorists of which country?
  50. At what speed must the bus stay above to avoid exploding in Speed?

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  1. Red and blue
  2. Little China
  3. Madagascar
  4. Emma Stone
  5. Buck
  6. Kevin Costner
  7. A mop
  8. Vin Diesel
  9. Metroville
  10. Nostromo
  11. 3
  12. Tokyo
  13. Commando
  14. Stanley Kubrick
  15. Jamie Foxx
  16. Erik Killmonger
  17. Renee Zellweger
  18. The Orca
  19. Sam Carmichael
  20. Nick Jonas
  21. Nakatomi Plaza
  22. Isla Nublar
  23. Owen Wilson
  24. The Amityville Horror
  25. Hugh Grant
  26. West
  27. Willem Dafoe
  28. Alec Guinness
  29. The Lion King
  30. 7
  31. Gone With the Wind
  32. Natasha Romanoff AKA Black Widow
  33. Short Circuit
  34. 3; for his roles in My Left Foot, There Will Be Blood and Lincoln.
  35. Ken Jeong
  36. True. He was offered the roles of Morpheus and later The Architect.
  37. Chocolate
  38. Wilson Phillips
  39. New Zealand
  40. A Starbucks cup
  41. Captain America: The First Avenger as it’s set in 1942.
  42. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
  43. Africa
  44. The Riddler
  45. The number 42
  46. The Last Song
  47. 1988
  48. A Few Good Men
  49. Libya
  50. 50mph

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