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Crimes & Misdemeanours 👮🏻‍♀️💰




Here is a 'Crimes & Misdemeanours' picture quiz, mostly of TV detectives and crime movies, with a few catchphrases and songs included.


Before beginning, ask members if they have a favourite TV detective show?

Do they have a favourite actor or actress who plays a convincing sleuth?

Is this a genre they enjoy?


What about their favourite thriller movie?

Or thriller author?

Would they prefer a gritty story, like 'Prime Suspect', or something a bit lighter like 'MFather Brown'?

Who would prefer something completely different altogether, such as a comedy or musical?


Okay, here goes.

Ask members to have a pen and paper ready to hand, to note their answers.


Simplify the questions as appropriate, for example, just ask the name of the TV show.

 



Round 1. IDIOMS & SOME TV PRISON SHOWS


Ask members to complete these well known phrases ...


Cover your TRACKS

Get caught red HANDED

Long arm of the LAW

Keep your nose CLEAN

Cops and ROBBERS

Do something by the BOOK

Come CLEAN

Fess UP

Turn yourself IN

Take the RAP

Guilty as CHARGED

He hasn't got a leg to STAND ON

Open and shut CASE

Judge, jury and EXECUTIONER

The jury is still OUT

Get off scot FREE

Get away with MURDER

Get a slap on the WRIST

Face the MUSIC

Throw the BOOK at someone

An eye for an eye, a TOOTH FOR A TOOTH

Take the law into your own HANDS

Turn a blind EYE

To bail someone OUT To serve TIME

You're under ARREST






Name these TV shows about justice?


Where was the first one set (in North Wales)?

What was the name of the prison in the second one?

Name the characters in the third one?

Name the chracters in the fourth one?

Name the actress in the last one?

Which fictional character was involved in the 'Free The Weatherfield One' campaign?


Think of some names for police.


COPS, FEDS, FUZZ, COPPERS, OLD BILL, BOYS IN BLUE ETC


Think of some names for prison.


PORRIDGE, BIRD, BANGED UP, BIG HOUSE, CLINK, NICK, SLAMMER ETC





Name the album?

How many of the celebrities can you name?






Round 2. Best Ever TV Detective Shows




Name the TV detective &/or show?

& answer the following additional questions ...


Which author created her?

What was his catchphrase?

Name the Dame?

What was his catchphrase?

Where was it set?

Which car did he drive?

Who created the character?

Where was it set?

Where did he live?

What was the name of their informer?

Name the characters?

Which royal movie did she star in in 2006?





Song break. 'Don't Give Up On Us', David Soul - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YY8APrYU2Gs





Round 3. Best Ever Crime Movies


Name the 1954 movie? Name the actor & the princess who starred alongside him?


Name the 1960 movie? Who directed it & the one above? Name the actors?


Name the 1962 movie? Who starred in it & who wrote the book?


Name the 1963 movie? Who starred in it & what was his Chinese friend's name?


Name the 1964 movie? Who starred in it & which cocktail does he drink?


Name the 1967 movie? Who starred in it? Who had a hit single named after the pair? * song in playlist


Name the 1968 movie? Who starred in it? Who sang the theme song 'Windmills Of Your Mind'? * song in playlist


Name the 1968 movie? Who wrote the book? Who was the pickpocket master?


Name the 1969 movie? Name the actor? Who sang the theme song 'On Days Like These'? (* song in playlist) Complete the phrase "You were only supposed to ///"


Name the 1972 movie? Who starred in it? What gangster organisation was it about?


Name the 1976 children's movie? Who starred in it? What did their guns fire?


VIDEO BREAK Final dance - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=70TBABOzKSk&t=191s Who is singing the song?


Name the 1978 movie? Who starred in the 1988 remake? What was the theme song for this later movie? * song in playlist


Name the 1978 movie? Who starred in it? What was the detective's name?


Name the 1987 movie? Name the actors? T or F. This is where the term 'Bunny Boiler' comes from?


Name the 1988 movie? Who starred in it? What TV series was it based on? "Nothing to see here" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKnX5wci404


Name the 1988 movie? Name these two actors?


Name the 1990 movie? Name the character? Name the criminal gang?


Name the 1991 movie? Name the characters? Complete the phrase "I ate his liver with ..."


Name the 1991 movie? Name the actors? What happened at the end?


Name this 1994 movie? Name the actress? Which actor danced in this movie? Here he is - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WSLMN6g_Od4


Name the 1995 movie? Name the actors?


Name the 2002 movie? Name the actors? Who is the one on the left married to?




Song break. 'Goldfinger', Shirley Bassey - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hn2oPN1cDQg




Round 4. Children's TV Crime Fighters




Name the children's TV show &/or characters?

& answer the following additional questions ...


Name the characters?

Name the officer?

Which city did they protect?

Who starred in the 1990 movie?

Name the characters?

Is he a man or a cyborg?

Name his dog?

What was his day job?

Name the detective?

Who wrote the books?

Name the boys?

Name the policeman?









Song break. 'I Shot The Sheriff', Eric Clapton - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0xLLPJ0bOw




Round 5. More TV Detectives




Name the TV detective &/or TV detective show?


Which Jersey TV detective did he previously play?

Name the actor?

What was the show's catchphrase?

What type of building did he live in?

Name the actor?

Name the actor?

Name the actors?

Name the actors?

Name the characters?

Who was their boss?

What was his catchphrase?

Name the street & who wrote the books?




Final songs ...








Here is your Spotify playlist ...






PRACTICAL ACTIVITY


For a practical activity, you could play a game of 'Cluedo'.

Or a find the hidden object game - there are loads of apps available.

Or play a game of 'Who Am I'?













Round 1 Answers


Name these TV shows about justice?


Where was the first one set (in North Wales)? - 'PRISONER' / PORT MEIRION

What was the name of the prison in the second one? - 'PRISONER CELL BLOCK H' / WENTWORTH

Name the characters in the third one? - 'PORRIDGE' / NORMAN STANLEY FLETCHER & LENNIE GODBER

Name the chracters in the fourth one? - 'BIRDS OF A FEATHER' / SHARON, DORIEN & TRACEY

Name the actress in the next one? - 'WITHIN THESE WALLS' / GOOGIE WITHERS

Which fictional character was involved in the 'Free The Weatherfield One' campaign? - 'CORONATION STREET' / DEIRDRE RASHID (BARLOW)



Paul McCartney; Linda McCartney; Michael Parkinson; Denny Laine; James Harrison Coburn; John Conteh; Sir Clement Raphael Freud; Christopher Lee; Kenny Lynch



Round 2 Answers


Which author created her? - MISS MARPLE (JOAN HICKSON) / AGATHA CHRISTIE

What was his catchphrase? - KOJAK (TELLY SAVALAS) / "WHO LOVES YA BABY?"

Name the Dame? - 'MURDER SHE WROTE' / JESSICA FLETCHER / ANGELA LANSBURY

What was his catchphrase? - COLUMBO (PETER FALK) / "JUST ONE MORE THING"

Where was it set? - 'MAGNUM P.I.' (TOM SELLECK) / HAWAII

Which car did he drive? - 'INSPECTOR MORSE' (ENDEAVOUR) (JOHN THAW) / JAGUAR (LEWIS WAS PLAYED BY KEVIN WHATELY)

Who created the character? - 'FATHER BROWN' (MARK WILLIAMS) / G.K. CHESTERTON

Where was it set? - 'CAGNEY AND LACEY' (SHARON GLESS & TYNE DALY) / NEW YORK

Where did he live? - EDDIE SHOESTRING (TREVOR EVE) / BRISTOL

What was the name of their informer? - STARSKY & HUTCH (DAVID SOUL & PAUL MICHAEL GLASER) / HUGGY BEAR

Name the characters? - 'THE X-FILES' / DANA SCULLY (GILLIAN ANDERSON) & FOX MULDER (DAVID DUCHOVNY)

Which royal movie did she star in in 2006? - 'PRIME SUSPECT' (D.I. JANE TENNISON PLAYED BY HELEN MIRREN) / 'THE QUEEN'




Round 3 Answers


'Rear Window', 1954 / James Stewart & Grace Kelly

'Psycho', 1960 / Alfred Hitchcock / Anthony Perkins & Janet Leigh

'To Kill A Mockingbird', 1962 / Gregory Peck / Harper Lee

'The Pink Panther', 1963 / Peter Sellers as Inspector Clousseau / Cato

'Goldfinger', 1964 / Sean Connery as James Bond / "Martini, shaken not stirred"

'Bonnie And Clyde', 1967 / Warren Beatty & Faye Dunaway / Georgie Fame

'Thomas Crown Affair', 1968 / Steve McQueen & Faye Dunaway / Noel Harrison

'Oliver', 1968 / Charles Dickens wrote 'Oliver Twist' / Fagin

'The Italian Job', 1969 / Michael Caine / "You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!" / Matt Monroe

'The Godfather', 1972 / Marlon Brando as Vito Corleone / Mafia

'Bugsy Mallone', 1976 / Jodie Foster & Mathew Broderick / Gunge

'The Full Monty', 1997 / Tom Jones

'Great British Train Robbery', 1978 / Phil Collins starred in the movie 'Buster' / 'Two Hearts'

'Death On The Nile', 1978 / Peter Ustinov / Hercule Poirot

'Fatal Attraction', 1987 / Glenn Close & Michael Douglas / True

'The Naked Gun', 1988 / Leslie Nielsen starred as Lt Frank Drebin / 'Police Squad'

'A Fish Called Wanda', 1988 / Kevin Kline & Michael Palin

'Home Alone', 1990 / Kevin McAllister played by Macaulay Culkin / 'The Wet Bandits'

'Silence Of The Lambs', 1991 / Hannibal Lecter played by Antony Hopkins & Jodie Foster as Agent Clarice Starling / "I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti"

'Thelma And Louise', 1991 / Geena Davis & Susan Sarandon / They drove off a cliff

'Pulp Fiction', 1994 / Uma Thurman / John Travolta

'The Shawshank Redemption', 1995 / Tim Robbins & Morgan Freman

'Chicago', 2002 / Catherine Zeta-Jones & Renee Zellwegger / Michael Douglas



Round 4 Answers


Name the characters? - 'SCOOBY DO' / DAPHNE, VELMA, FREDDIE, SHAGGY & SCOOBY

Name the officer? - 'TOP CAT' / OFFICER DIBBLE

Which city did they protect? - BATMAN & ROBIN / GOTHAM

Who starred in the 1990 movie? - DICK TRACY / WARREN BEATTY

Name the characters? - 'MUTANT NINJA TURTLES' / Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael and Michelangelo

Is he a man or a cyborg? - 'INSPECTOR GADGET' / CYBORG

Name his dog? - 'HERGES ADVENTURES OF TIN TIN' / SNOWY

What was his day job? - 'HONG KONG PHOOEY' / MILD MANNERED JANITOR

Name the detective? - 'THE PINK PANTHER' / INPSECTOR CLOUSSEAU

Who wrote the books? - 'THE FAMOUS FIVE' / ENID BLYTON

Name the boys? - NANCY DREW & THE HARDY BOYS

Name the policeman? - NODDY & PC PLOD




Round 5. Answers


Which Jersey TV detective did he previously play? - 'MIDSOMER MURDERS' / 'BERGERAC' (JOHN NETTLES)

Name the actor? - 'THE SAINT' / ROGER MOORE

What was the show's catchphrase? - 'HAWAII FIVE-0' / "BOOK 'EM DANNO"

What type of building did he live in? - 'JONATHAN CREEK' (ALAN DAVIES) / WINDMILL

Name the actor? - 'THE ROCKFORD FILES' / JAMES GARNER

Name the actor? - 'IRONSIDE' / RAYMOND BURR

Name the actors? - 'THE SWEENY' / DENNIS WATERMAN & JOHN THAW (IT WAS CALLED 'THE SWEENEY' BECAUSE IT IS COCKNEY RHYMING SLANG FOR "SWEENEY TODD FLYING SQUAD)

Name the actors? - 'THE STREETS OF SAN FRANSISCO' / KARL MALDEN & MICHAEL DOUGLAS

Name the characters? - 'MIAMI VICE' / CROCKETT & TUBBS (DON JOHNSON & PHILIP MICHAEL DAVIES)

Who was their boss? - 'CHARLIE'S ANGELS' (JACLYN SMITH, FARAH FAWCETT MAJORS & KATE JACKSON) / JOHN BOSLEY

What was his catchphrase? - 'DIXON OF DOCK GREEN' / "EVENING ALL"

Name the street & who wrote the books? - 'SHERLOCK' (JOHN WATSON PLAYED BY MARTIN FREEMAN & SHERLOCK HOLMES PLAYED BY BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH) / SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE




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