Film trivia games are ideal for parties and get-togethers, especially if the guests are movie buffs. To know all sorts of cinematic trivia, from the name of the character to the actor or actress playing a role in a particular movie, can be rather interesting. Add to your collection of film trivia with a list of movie questions and answers.
Why Film Trivia?
What could be a guaranteed debate starter or icebreaker for gatherings, events, and parties? Movies, of course! From discussing the latest releases to arguing over whether the TV adaptation or movie is better, cinema trivia is the best way to keep table or gathering conversations lively and entertaining. Plus, it’s fun to see just how knowledgeable people are about their favorite and not-so-favorite flicks. If you are a cinema fan, all the more better!
Movie Trivia Questions and Answers
Which horror film series features a murderous doll possessed by a serial killer, who goes on a murderous rampage?
Child’s Play with Chucky as the doll
Which was the last feature film of screen legend Paul Newman, which was also the highest grossing movie of his career?
What is Captain Jack Sparrow’s key catch-phrase in all the Pirates of the Caribbean films?
Which is the first movie in the James Bond film franchise?
Dr. No (1962)
Which is Angelina Jolie’s first and least discussed film?
Cyborg 2 (1993)
Which British actor has adopted a unique voice or accent for each character he has played? (Hint: He is a supporting character in a famous super-hero film series)
Gary Oldman, he plays Jim Gordon in the Batman franchise
Name the voices of the Furious Five kung fu masters from the Kung Fu Panda 2 movie.
Monkey – Jackie Chan; Crane – David Cross; Tigress – Angelina Jolie; Viper – Lucy Liu; Mantis – Seth Rogen
Which movie of Christian’s Bale involved him taking up crash dieting, smoking, and losing 63 pounds to look the part of a emaciated, depressed, and sickened mechanic?
The Machinist (2004)
Which horror movie protagonist’s look is based on a painting “Scream” by Edvard Munch?
The serial killer “Ghost face” from the Scream film franchise
Which Coen Brothers cult classic film features the principal character hanging out at a bowling alley all the time, but the character never actually bowls?
The Big Lebowski (1998)
In the Harry Potter film franchise, what does the Hogwarts motto “Draco dormiens nunquam titillandus” mean?
Never tickle a sleeping dragon
Johnny Depp plays a famous Scottish playwright in the movie “Finding Neverland”. Name that playwright.
J. M. Barrie
In the Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, the main servant of Sauron, the Witch-King of Angmar is so fearsome, no mortal man can kill him. How does he die in the Battle of the Pelennor Fields?
He is killed by a woman (Eowyn), with help from a Hobbit (Merry)
Movie Trivia Quotes (Name the movie where the quote appears)
Here’s looking at you, kid!
I’ll get you, my pretty, and your little dog too!
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
He won’t come after me. He won’t. I can’t explain it. He would consider that … rude.
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Didn’t I kill you already?
Look how they massacred my boy.
The Godfather (1972)
I’m walking here! I’m walking here!
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
You had me at ‘hello’!
Jerry Maguire (1996)
While playing film trivia games, try to keep varied and different questions to keep the audience on its toes, as well as consider the difficulty level of the questions. For example, for younger guests, asking trivia about old movies and classics can end up in a lot of blank faces! Hopefully, the above questions will help you create your trivia questions list!