Action Movies Quiz 1

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1. For what did Kevin Costner win an Oscar in 'Dances with Wolves'?

2. In 'Towering Inferno' Steve McQueen was the fireman: what was Paul Newman?

3. In which city is 'The Untouchables' set?

4. In which film did John Wayne win his only Oscar?

5. Off which island is 'Jaws' set?

6. What is Christopher Reeve's most famous role?

7. What was the memorable, and at that time innovative, scene in 'Bullitt'?

8. Where was the Beverly Hills Cop based?

9. Which Bond film had the song 'Nobody Does It Better'?

10. Which Clint Eastwood film won an Oscar for Gene Hackman as the sheriff of Big Whiskey?

11. Which film starred Harrison Ford as an ex-CIA man?

12. Which films are about the Corleone family?

13. Which hero did Mel Gibson play in 'Braveheart'?

14. Which movie preceded 'Magnum Force' and 'The Enforcer'?

15. Which was George Lazenby's only Bond film?

16. Which was the first Bond film with Roger Moore?

17. Which was the first Bond movie?

18. Which was the first of the 'Indiana Jones' films to be released?

19. Who co-starred with Michael Douglas in 'Romancing the Stone'?

20. Who directed 'Broken Arrow'?

21. Who directed 'Lawrence of Arabia'?

22. Who is the cop battling with terrorists in 'Die Hard'?

23. Who played Bonnie to Warren Beatty's Clyde?

24. Who played Harrison Ford's father in 'Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade'?

25. Who played the starring role in 'Last of the Mohicans'?

26. Who plays Miss Moneypenny in the early Bond films?

27. Who plays the title role in 'Rob Roy'?

28. Who starred as Jake La Motta in 'Raging Bull'?

29. Who was Bad in Spaghetti Westerns?

30. Who was involved in the writing of the 'Rocky' and 'Rambo' films?  


1. Directing

2. The architect

3. Chicago

4. True Grit

5. Amity Island

6. Superman

7. Car chase

8. Detroit

9. The Spy Who Loved Me

10. Unforgiven

11. Patriot Games

12. The Godfather

13. William Wallace

14. Dirty Harry

15. On Her Majesty's Secret Service

16. Live and Let Die

17. Dr No

18. Raiders of the Lost Ark

19. Kathleen Turner

20. John Woo

21. David Lean

22. John McClane 

23. Faye Dunaway

24. Sean Connery

25. Daniel Day-Lewis

26. Lois Maxwell

27. Liam Neeson

28. De Niro

29. Lee Van Cleef

30. Stallone


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