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1  Which brand’s 1999 advert popularised the catchphrase ‘Whassup?’?

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2  Which Roald Dahl book features a family of monkeys called the Muggle-Wumps?

3  What word do bullies repeatedly taunt Marty McFly with in the ‘Back To the Future’ films?

4  On which British island did the horror film ‘The Others’ take place?

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5  Mushu, Norbert, Elliott, Smaug – what’s the link?

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1  Steve Martin played the ‘Father of the Bride’, who played the mother?

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2  In his 1993 song ‘Boom Shake The Room’, how does the crowd respond when Will Smith says ‘Well yo, y’all ready for me yet?’?

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3  What sport features in the 1996 Kevin Costner movie ‘Tin Cup’?

4  In Icona Pop’s song ‘I Love It’ what does the singer crash her car into?

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5  Which TV series had Paula Cole’s ‘I Don’t Want To Wait’ as the theme tune?

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1  According to the Marilyn Monroe song ‘Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend’, what can a kiss on the hand be?

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2  In Pulp’s ‘Common People’ which country did the woman come from?

3  Molly Brown was one of the few characters in ‘Titanic’ that was based on a real Titanic passenger, who played her in the film?

4  A Jake Holmes song from 1967, a magazine launched in 1992 and a 1993 Richard Linklater film – what’s the link?

5  In an episode of ‘Friends’ Chandler tracked down a children’s book so Joey could give it to his girlfriend Cathy  What was the book?

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1  According to a Halloween episode of ‘The Simpsons’, “No TV and no beer make Homer …” what?

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2  Tweedy, Harding, Walsh, Coyle… who’s missing?

3  Which film features a reading of the bible verse Ezekiel 25:17?

4  The films ‘Cabaret’, ‘Run Lola Run’, ‘Downfall’, and ‘The Lives of Others’ were all set in which city?

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5  Which famous author wrote the screenplays for the Bond film ‘You Only Live Twice’ and ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’?

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1  Which famous musician apparently stayed at Forrest Gump’s mum’s B&B?

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2  Which celebrity couple convinced Lisa to pursue vegetarianism in ‘The Simpsons’?

3  Which 2000 comedy featured William Shatner and Sir Michael Caine?

4  What’s the name of the couple in the Beatles’ song ‘Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da’?

5  In ‘Red Dwarf’, Rimmer had a letter of the alphabet permanently stuck to his forehead – which letter?

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 The Spice Girls didn’t physically appear in one of their music videos, which one?

2   Heartbreak, Grand Budapest, Best Exotic Marigold – what’s the link?

3  In ‘Little Miss Sunshine’ Paul Dano’s character finds out he can’t pursue his dream of joining the Air Force, why not?

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4  Which sitcom’s theme tune was a cover of Bob Dylan’s 1967 track ‘This Wheel’s On Fire’?

5  In ‘Clueless’ what word does Cher use to describe someone who looks ok from a distance “but up close is a big old mess”?

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1  What colour was Oliver the cat in Disney’s ‘Oliver and Company’?

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2  According to Ronan Keating’s ‘When You Say Nothing At All’, what does the “touch of your hand” say?

3  This US family sitcom ran from 2000 to 2006 but the family’s surname – Wilkerson – was only mentioned once (it actually appeared on a name badge in the pilot episode), what’s the show?

4  In which film did Emma Thompson and Kate Winslet play sisters?

5  Atomic Kitten and One Direction both had number 1 hits with covers of which band’s tracks?

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1  Tina Charles’ 1976 disco classic says “I love to love, but my baby just loves to…” what?

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2  Detective, Blood, Romance, Lies – what’s the link?

3  Ryan Phillippe and Sarah Michelle Gellar have appeared in two films together, what are they?

4   ‘Holly Golightly’ is name of a singer, but it was also the name of the lead character in which 1961 film classic (and 1958 novella)?

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5  Jonathan Ke Quan starred in both ‘The Goonies’ and ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom’, which came first?

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1  The British Queen has only acted once in her life, who was her co-star?

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2  Miranda Otto, Cate Blanchett, and Liv Tyler were the only female (main) cast-members in which films?

3  The new sequel is called ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’, what was the previous film called?

4  All Saints sang the theme tune to the 2000 film ‘The Beach’, what was it called?

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5  Which Disney film featured the song ‘Kiss The Girl’?

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1  How did Billie Piper answer the questions “Why you gotta play that sound so loud?”, “Why you always run around in crowds?” and “Why d’yo always have to dance all night?”?

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2  How many spikes does X-Men’s Wolverine have in each hand?

3  George Clooney was Mr Fox, Meryl Streep was Mrs Fox, which film star (and Wes Anderson regular) voiced Badger in ‘Fantastic Mr Fox’?

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4  The Simpsons visited the UK in an episode called ‘The Regina Monologues’, which famous figure greeted them at the airport?

5  Madonna was going to called her 2008 R&B influenced album ‘Black Madonna’ but decided against it, what was it called?

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