Now for something completely different’ish…… Its time for a quiz but sadly this time there is no prizes for the winner its just for fun to see how much movie knowledge you have. You don’t need to wait for the answers, they are all at the bottom of the page, this is a little quiz to start the day,

All sales data from Official Charts Company / British Video Association

1998 Q: In which movie was McCaulay Culkin considered for a role that was eventually given to Leonardo Di Caprio?

1999 Q: In which film is the main character’s name an anagram of One?

2000 Q: Actor Oliver Reed died on set of which film starring Australian actor Russell Crowe?

2001 Q: In which rom-com does esteemed Booker Prize winner Salmon Rushdie appear in?

2002 Q: Sarah Michelle Gellar starred in which film adaptation of a children’s television series in between filming of Buffy The Vampire Slayer?

2003 Q: In which film did a fire start on the soundstage where the movie was shot? Luckily nobody was hurt and the damage was estimated to be $350,000

2004 Q: Which film was the first sequel since The Godfather: Part II to win an Oscar for Best Picture?

2005 Q: Which film stars Ben Stiller, Chris Rock and David Schwimmer among its cast?

2006 Q: Which sequel film was banned in China for its depiction of cannibalism?

2007 Q: Which is the only PG-13 rated animated film to be nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature?

2008 Q: Which was the first film shot at the new 007 Stage at Pinewood Studios, following a fire after Casino Royale was filmed?

2009 Q: Guillermo del Toro directed Hellboy II: The Golden Army. Which film in a huge franchise did Guillermo turn down in order to work on this feature? Hint – the film was the 6th instalment in its series.

2010 Q: Which was the very first Sylvester Stallone film that he starred in since Rocky IV to gross $100 million in the US?

2011 A: Which movie adapted from a TV series stars British comedian Greg Davis?

2012 Q: Which film holds the feat of being the 9th highest grossing blockbuster of all time, but only the second in its series not to be nominated at the Academy Awards?

Hope you had fun. Now for the answers to  see what you got right.


1998 – A: Titanic

1999 – A: The Matrix

2000 – A: Gladiator

2001 – A: Bridget Jones Diary

2002 – A: Scooby Doo – The Movie

2003 – A: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

2004 – A: Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

2005 – A: Madagascar

2006 – A: Pirates of the Caribbean – Dead Man’s Chest

2007 – A: The Simpsons Movie

2008 – A: Mamma Mia! – The Movie

2009 – A: Harry Potter and The Half Blood Prince

2010– A:  The Expendables

2011– A: The Inbetweeners Movie

2012– A: The Dark Knight Rises