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1  There were eight Harry Potter films, how many books (in the main series) were there?

2  Mark Darcy in ‘Bridget Jones’s Diary’ is inspired by which character in which Jane Austen novel?

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3  The 2003 drama ‘Cold Mountain’ starring Jude Law and Nicole Kidman takes place during which war?

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4  In which film does Harrison Ford say his famous line “Get off my plane”?

5  Which ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judge appeared in Elton John’s video for ‘I’m Still Standing’ – Craig, Darcy, Len or Bruno?

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1  How many children has Angelina Jolie given birth to?

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2  Which former Spice Girl had the most UK number 1 singles?

3  Helen Baxendale is known as Emily from ‘Friends’ but also as Rachel from …. what show?

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4  How many series of Pop Idol ran in the UK?

5  What was the first film Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter worked on together?

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1  Rick Mayall’s 80s comedy ‘The Young Ones’ was named after a 1961 hit by which artist?

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2  His surname was Focker, but what was Ben Stiller’s character’s unlikely first name in ‘Meet The Parents’?

3  Morgan Freeman and Clint Eastwood worked together on ‘Unforgiven’, ‘Invictus’ (Clint directed), and what other film?

4  What was General Melchett’s assistant’s memorable name in ‘Blackadder Goes Forth’?

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5  Which pop icon made the entire soundtrack for the 1989 ‘Batman’ movie?

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1  Which director’s films have included the locations Barcelona, Rome, Paris and Manhattan in the title?

2  Etta James’ 1961 b-side ‘I Just Wanna Make Love To You’ is associated with which brand’s advertising campaigns?

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3  According to the lyrics of Eminem’s ‘Lose Yourself’ what kind of food did the rapper vomit onto his sweater?

 Robbie Williams, Kylie Minogue, Sir Ian McKellen and Joanna Lumley voiced characters in a 2005 flop film adaptations of a classic kids TV show, what was it?

5  What was the baby’s name in ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’?

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1  Who did Kanye West think should have won a 2009 MTV video award instead of Taylor Swift?

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2  She played Bruce Willis character’s daughter in ‘Armageddon’ and Hugo Weaving’s character’s daughter in ‘Lord Of the Rings’, whose daughter is she in real life?

3  In ‘The Dark Knight’, Alfred famously said of The Joker “Some men just want to watch the world…” do what?

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4  An opera duet reached number 2 in the UK in 1997 and became the best-selling single of all time in Germany and Belgium. What was it called?

5  In 1998 Ralph Fiennes and Uma Thurman starred in a film remake of a classic 1960s spy series, what was it called?

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1  Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ became a worldwide smash-hit in 2012, what nationality is he?

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2  Which book had sequels subtitled ‘The Edge of Reason’ and ‘Mad About The Boy’?

3  Australians Guy Pearce and Geoffrey Rush both appeared in which 2011 Oscar-wnning movie?

4  Lisa Kudrow had simultaneous roles in two 90s sitcoms, what were they?

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5  She has been an on-screen wife to Dustin Hoffman, Bruce Willis, Pierce Brosnan, Jim Broadbent and Tommy Lee Jones.  Who is she?

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1  The Disney characters Kaa, Sir Hiss and Juju were all what type of animal?

2  Kanye West famously declared “George Bush does not care about black people” during a telethon for Hurricane Katrina victims , which awkward celebrity was he standing beside?

3  “You Know My Name” was the theme tune to which Bond film?

4  According to the theme tune “when you’re with the Flintstones, you’ll have a yabba dabba do time, a dabba do time, you’ll have a ….” what?

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5  Monica and Rachel lived at number 20, what number did Chandler and Joey live at?

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1  Willy Wonka sang “If you want to view paradise, simply…” what?

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2  Which US government agency did Mulder and Scully work for in ‘The X Files’?

3  Which singer’s appearance on ‘Sesame Street’ was filmed but never aired on TV because of complaints about her low-cut dress?

4  In which film did Hugh Grant pretend to a reporter for ‘Horse and Hound’ magazine?

5  Which star has been an on-screen father to River Phoenix, Thora Birch, Paul Dano and Shia LaBeouf?

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1  What song played during the famous pottery scene in ‘Ghost’?

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2  Ben Shephard, Fearne Cotton, Holly Willoughby, Caroline Flack – what’s the UK TV show?

3  Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman) and his brother Simon Gruber (Jeremy Irons) were villains in the first and third ‘Die Hard’ movies, what nationality were they?

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4  This very private but hugely famous star never publicly released her son’s name but it was revealed to be Angelo Adkins Konecki.  Who is she?

5  Which 1960s band ended up taking all the royalties for The Verve’s 1997 hit ‘Bitter Sweet Symphony’ because of a dispute over a sample?

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1  What was Sonic The Hedgehog’s fox friend called?

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2  Optimus Prime was the leader of the Autobots in ‘Transformers’, what was the leader of the Decepticons called?

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3  Girls Aloud’s cover of ‘Jump’ appeared on the soundtrack to which 2003 film?

4  In an episode of ‘Friends’, Phoebe’s song ‘Smelly Cat’ was used in a commercial (against her wishes), what was the product?

5  David Bowie, Guy Pearce, and ‘Mad Men’ star Jared Harris have all played which famous artist on screen?

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