The Movie Mind Quiz

  The Movie Mind Quiz #6
…for real movie fans’

[Respond with your answers in the comments section. The real answers will be posted tomorrow.]

Q: Complete the following quote from Kenny Powers in Eastbound & Down, when he discusses Principal Cutler’s triathlon training regimen: I play real sports. I’m not trying to be the best at ____________.

Q: In Semi-Pro, what was the name of Jackie Moon’s ABA team he owns, coaches, and plays for?

Q: Harold Faltermeyer’s iconic electro-synthesizer song, Axel F, was named after what movie (in particular, what movie character)?  

Q: What team does Pete Bell (Nick Nolte) coach in Blue Chips? BONUS: Name Shaquille O’Neal’s character.

Q: In Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, what were the names of the two gyms that compete in the Dodgeball finals (Vince Vaughn’s team and Ben Stiller’s team)?

Q: What notable TV-mobster played “Spider” in his early days, a young wannabe gangster who serves drinks to the poker-playing dons and gets bullet-ridden as a reward for his backtalk in Goodfellas

Q: What actor/actress was in the following three films: Extract, Hancock, Up in the Air?

Q: Name the movie, actor, and character’s name who is responsible for the following quote: “You’re talking to me all wrong… It’s the wrong tone. You do it again and I’ll stab you in the face with a soldering iron. Hey, tell me, does your mother sew? BOOM. Get her to sew that!”

Q: Which of the following Wes Anderson films did Bill Murray NOT have a part in: The Royal Tenenbaums, The Darjeeling Limited, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Bottle Rocket, Rushmore, Fantastic Mr. Fox?

Q: In Bad Boys II, what kind of workers do Will Smith and Martin Lawrence pretend to be in order to get into drug kingpin Johnny Tapia’s house?

[ANSWERS BELOW]

Q: Complete the following quote from Kenny Powers in Eastbound & Down, when he discusses Principal Cutler’s triathlon training regimen: I play real sports. I’m not trying to be the best at ____________.
A: I play real sports. I’m not trying to be the best at exercising.

Q: In Semi-Pro, what was the name of Jackie Moon’s ABA team he owns, coaches, and plays for?
A: Flint (Michigan) Tropics

Q: Harold Faltermeyer’s iconic electro-synthesizer song, Axel F, was named after what movie (in particular, what movie character)?  
A: Beverly Hills Cop (Eddie Murphy’s character, Axel Foley)

Q: What team does Pete Bell (Nick Nolte) coach in Blue Chips? BONUS: Name Shaquille O’Neal’s character.
A: Western University Dolphins; Neon Bordeaux

Q: In Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, what were the names of the two gyms that compete in the Dodgeball finals (Vince Vaughn’s team and Ben Stiller’s team)?
A: Vince Vaughn’s team: Average Joe’s; Ben Stiller’s team: Globo Gym

Q: What notable TV-mobster played “Spider” in his early days, a young wannabe gangster who serves drinks to the poker-playing dons and gets bullet-ridden as a reward for his backtalk in Goodfellas
A: Michael Imperioli (aka Christopher Moltisanti from The Sopranos)

Q: What actor/actress was in the following three films: Extract, Hancock, Up in the Air?
A: Jason Bateman

Q: Name the movie, actor, and character’s name who is responsible for the following quote: “You’re talking to me all wrong… It’s the wrong tone. You do it again and I’ll stab you in the face with a soldering iron. Hey, tell me, does your mother sew? BOOM. Get her to sew that!”
A: Joe Dirt, Christopher Walken, Clem

Q: Which of the following Wes Anderson films did Bill Murray NOT have a part in: The Royal Tenenbaums, The Darjeeling Limited, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Bottle Rocket, Rushmore, Fantastic Mr. Fox?
A: Bill Murray did NOT have a role in Bottle Rocket. He did have a part in every other film that Wes Anderson directed.

Q: In Bad Boys II, what workers do Will Smith and Martin Lawrence pretend to be in order to get into drug kingpin Johnny Tapia’s house?
A: Exterminators for the rat problem. The rats are eating all of Tapia’s stashed drug money.

One Comment

  1. Semi-Pro team is the Flint Tropics
    Blue Chips team is Western Univ. and Shaq’s name is Neon Boudeaux.
    Dodgeball teams are Globo-Gym and Average Joe’s.
    Movie quote is from Joe Dirt.
    Bad Boys II they pretended to be Mice Inspectors or Bug Inspectors .

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