Monday, April 8, 2013

Answers to Friday Funday Trivia: 80s Hollywood


Before getting to the answers, here are the names of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers this week: 

1st place-  Leticia: 49 pts... awesome job and if I'm not mistaken, your first time at the top of the podium!  
2nd place- Becky: 44 pts
3rd place- Teresa: 43 pts

Congratulations to those who made it to the podium and thanks to everyone who played.


1. 2 pts- Eddie Murphy
2. 2 pts- Harrison Ford
3. 2 pts- Molly Ringwald
4. 2 pts- Arnold Schwarzenegger
5. 2 pts- Kathleen Turner. This actress provided the voice of the female lead in what 1988 live-action/animated blockbuster? 2 pts- Who Framed Roger Rabbit


6. 3 pts- Debra Winger
7. 2 pts- Steve Guttenberg
8. 2 pts- Corey Feldman and Corey Haim (aka The Two Coreys/The Coreys). What are the titles of the 3 films these actors starred in together during the 1980s? 1 bonus pt each- The Lost Boys (1987), Licensed to Drive (1988), and Dream a Little Dream (1989)
9. 2 pts- Daryl Hannah
10. 4 pts- William "Billy" Zabka- The best answer of the week goes to Jenna who said, "Sweep the leg, Johnny! Aw crap, I should probably know his name but I don't. He's Johnny of the Cobra Kai who got his ass handed to him by Ralph Macchio's crane kick at the end of Karate Kid."


11. 3 pts- Phoebe Cates
12. 4 pts- Ernie Hudson
13. 2 pts- Rob Lowe
14. 2 pts- Tom Cruise- What are the titles of the 5 films this actor appeared in during the 1980s which were based on fiction books? 1 bonus pt each - Endless Love (Tom's motion picture debut), Taps, The Outsiders, The Color of Money, and Cocktail. Note: Born on the Fourth of July wasn't included since it was based on an autobiography
15. 6 pts- Jenny Wright- Jenny made appearances in several films throughout the 80s including Pink Floyd the Wall, The Wild Life with Eric Stolz and Christopher Penn, St. Elmo's Fire (as the wife of Rob Lowe's character), the vampire flick Near Dark, and the thriller Out of Bounds (as Dizz, the aspiring actress who helps Anthony Michael-Hall). Leticia was the only person to get this correct.  


Leticia said...
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Leticia said...


I had a blast! I can't tell you how many times I have seen St. Elmo's Fire. Which is how I knew Jenny Wright.

I always watch and read the credits after ever movie to see the names of the actors/characters.

Malcolm Bondon said...

I'm glad you enjoyed this quiz! I've seen "St. Elmo's Fire" numerous times myself. "Do you believe in pre-marital sax?"

By the way, I also watch the closing credits too. In addition to getting cast/crew info, you never know if there'll be a scene at the end ala "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" or "Adventures in Babysitting".

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