Free Quiz Questions about Oscars, BAFTAs, Golden Globes, and other film awards (including "favourite movie" surveys, etc)

  1. According to a recent survey of imdb.com users, what is the worst movie of all time: Bratz: the movie, Spiceworld or S Club: Seeing Double?

    Bratz: the movie

  2. Did any of the movies in the Back to the Future trilogy win an Oscar: yes or no?

    Yes [Original won an Oscar in 1985 for Best Effects]

  3. Did any of the new Star Wars trilogy [Episodes 1-3] win an Oscar?

    No

  4. Did the 1963 film The Great Escape win any Oscars: yes or no?

    No

  5. Did the 1995 movie Se7en starring Brad Pitt win the Oscar for best picture: yes or no?

    No - it wasn't even nominated

  6. For which movie did film director Martin Scorcese finally win his first Oscar in 2007?

    The Departed

  7. Has Quentin Tarantino ever won an Oscar: yes or no?

    Yes [Screenplay, Pulp Fiction, 1994]

  8. How long did it take Sylvester Stallone to write the script for his Oscar-winning movie Rocky: 3 days, 3 months or 3 years?

    3 and a half DAYS!!!

  9. How many Oscars did the 1994 movie Forrest Gump win: 3, 6 or 9?

    6 Oscars

  10. How many Oscars did the film Saving Private Ryan win?

    5 (for Best Director, Best Film Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Sound, and Best Sound Effects Editing.)

  11. How many Oscars did Titanic win in 1998?

    11 oscars

  12. In which language is the 2006 Oscar-winning film Pan’s Labyrinth?

    Spanish

  13. Of the original five 'Rocky' films, which was the only one film to win an Oscar?

    Rocky

  14. The most Oscars ever won by a single film is 11. Name any of the three films which have achieved this.

    Ben Hur, Titanic and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.

  15. What 1970s film starring Sylvester Stallone won the Oscar for “best film”?

    Rocky

  16. What 1991 film won best film, actor, actress, director Oscars

    Silence of the Lambs

  17. What film set in Vietnam gave director Oliver Stone a best film Oscar in 1986?

    Platoon

  18. What film was voted worst of all time by viewers of the BBC's Film 2003 (even though it won 11 Oscars)

    Titanic

  19. What is the name of the 1996 movie about a piano player for which an actor called Geoffrey Rush won the Oscar for best actor?

    Shine

  20. What is the name of the 2005 film based on a John le Carre novel for which Rachel Weisz won an Oscar playing aid worker?

    The Constant Gardener

  21. What US city are the Oscars always held in: New York or LA?

    LA

  22. Which 1990 Oscar winning movie contained the tagline “As far back as I can remember, I've always wanted to be a gangster”?

    Goodfellas

  23. Which 1990s movie set in a prison was nominated for 7 Oscars and had the tag-line “Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free”?

    The Shawshank Redemption

  24. Which 1990s movie won a best Screenplay Oscar for Quentin Tarantino?

    Pulp Fiction

  25. Which 1990s thriller starred Jodie Foster and won 5 Oscars?

    The Silence of the Lambs

  26. Which 1999 movie won 5 Oscars and is about Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father experiencing a mid-life crisis?

    American Beauty

  27. Which 2002 Oscar-winning movie about a Polish Jewish musician had the tagline “Music was his passion. Survival was his masterpiece”

    The Pianist

  28. Which 2006 film about a rivalry between an Irish-American gang and the Massachusetts police department won 4 Oscars?

    The Departed

  29. Which 2006 musical film had 8 Oscar nominations but only won 2 awards?

    Dreamgirls

  30. Which American actor-turned-director never won an acting Oscar but has won the Oscar for best director twice: the first for a Western and the second for a film about boxing?

    Clint Eastwood

  31. Which black actor won the 2007 BAFTA award for best actor?

    Forest Whitaker (for The Last King of Scotland)

  32. Which British actress won Emmy awards in the 1990s and the 2000s for playing various roles such as Jane Tennison, Ayn Rand and Queen Elizabeth 1st?

    Helen Mirren

  33. Which ex Vice-President of the USA made a speech at the 2007 Oscars award ceremony?

    Al Gore

  34. Which film about a famous British person won the 2007 BAFTA award for best film?

    The Queen

  35. Which film about a musician won Oscars for best picture and best actor in 1984?

    Amadeus

  36. Which film came top of a Channel 4 poll to find the biggest tearjerker of all time: Titanic, E.T. or Bambi?

    E.T.

  37. Which film from the 1960s is the only film musical to win 10 Oscars?

    West Side Story

  38. Which film starring Brad Pitt won the Golden Globe award for best picture last week?

    Babel

  39. Which film won the 2007 BAFTA award for best film not in the English Language?

    Pan’s Labyrinth

  40. Which has won more Oscars: the original Star Wars trilogy from the 70s, or the new Star Wars trilogy from the 2000s?

    Original trilogy [won 7, new trilogy won none]

  41. Which Indiana Jones movie won most Oscars: Raiders of the Lost Ark, Temple of Doom or The Last Crusade?

    Raiders of the Lost Ark [won 4, others won 1 each]

  42. Which individual won the most Oscars (26 before they died in 1966)?

    Walt Disney

  43. Which movie won most Oscars: Jaws, Jaws 2 or Jaws 3?

    Jaws [won 3, others none]

  44. Which of the original Star Wars movies won most Oscars: Episode 4 – A New Hope, Episode 5 – The Empire Strikes Back or Episode 6 – Return of the Jedi?

    Episode 4 – A New Hope [won 6, Episode 5 won 1, Episode 6 won none]

  45. Which of these Arnie films did NOT win Special Effects Oscar? Terminator, Terminator 2 or Total Recall?

    Terminator

  46. Which of these films did not win the "best picture" Oscar: The Godfather, The Godfather part 2, or The Godfather part 3?

    The Godfather part 3

  47. Which one of these films did not win a best picture Oscar: Saving Private Ryan, Forest Gump, Schindler’s List?

    Saving Private Ryan (beaten by Shakespeare In Love in 1999)

  48. Which Oscar-nominated film director was born in South Shields in 1937 and has made films with the likes of Susan Sarandon, tom Cruise and Russell Crowe?

    Ridley Scott

  49. Which real life historical character has been portrayed most times in films: Napoleon Bonaparte, Adolf Hitler or Oscar Wilde?

    Napoleon

  50. Which Terminator movie won most Oscars: The Terminator, Terminator 2: Terminator 3

    Terminator 2 [won 4 Oscars, others won none]

  51. Which Vietnam Movie won the most Oscars: The Deer Hunter, Apocalypse Now, or Full Metal Jacket?

    The Deer Hunter

  52. Who has NEVER won an Oscar for best song in a movie: Bob Dylan, David Bowie or Phil Collins?

    David Bowie

  53. Who has won an Oscar for best song: Phil Collins, Freddie Mercury or David Bowie?

    Phil Collins (for “You’ll be in my heart” from Tarzan)

  54. Who has won more Academy Awards (Oscars): Clint Eastwood, Francis Ford Coppola, or Walt Disney?

    Walt Disney (26 awards – the others only have 5 each)

  55. Who’s won most Oscars: Al Pacino or Marlon Brando?

    Brando (2-1, although he refused both of them)


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