‘Saturday Night At The Movies’ Film Quotes Quiz




To begin, here's a link to the song 'Saturday Night At The Movies' -


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIkjFhoW2ns





Here is a stand alone 'Film Quotes Quiz', for use in CST sessions.


The aim is to guess the movie, based on the quote and the still image.


To enhance the activity, consider adding in some film music clips and songs. Also, take the opportunity to make it more fun by asking members to impersonate the actor originally saying the words.


Some additional fun questions are included alongside the answers below.



Start off the group by discussing going to the cinema. Who enjoys seeing a movie on the big screen? Do people have a favourite genre of films? Or a favourite movie or actor?



Okay, time to get the popcorn, hot dogs and Diet Coke ready 🍿🥤🌭





1. “A captain with seven children. What's so fearsome about that."


After guessing, here is a link to an overture from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7pxbCAHyi4


(Or you could play the songs after the quiz?)







2. "The power of Christ compels you!"






3. “Wilson, Wilson. I'm sorry Wilson!"






4. "I'm your number one fan."






5. “Here's Johnny!"






6. “To infinity and beyond."






7. “All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.” 






8. “Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.” 



Link to song 'Bette Davis Eyes' - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPOIS5taqA8







9. “You talking to me?”







10. “Love means never having to say you're sorry.” 



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUrxm4z9I-c







11. “I'll have what she's having.” 







12. “I'll be back.”







13. “I see dead people.” 







14. “It's alive! It's alive!” 







15. “Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.” 







16. “Elementary, my dear Watson.” 







17. “They're here!”







18. “I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.” 







19. “Open the pod bay doors, Hal.” 







20. “Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.” 







21. “A martini. Shaken, not stirred.” 



Here's a link to the theme song from that movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6D1nK7q2i8I







22. “I feel the need - the need for speed!” 



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fUis9yny_lI







23. “Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.” 







24. “Nobody puts Baby in a corner.” 



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpmILPAcRQo







25. "In space, no one can hear you scream.”







26. ”Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings.”







27. “Phone home.”







28. “Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.”







29. “Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore.”



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSZxmZmBfnU







30. “May the force be with you.”







31. “A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.”







32. “You're gonna need a bigger boat.”







33. “My mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.”







34. “Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into!”







35. “You’re only supposed to blow the bloody doors off.”







36. “He’s not the Messiah. He’s a very naughty boy.”



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrdEMERq8MA






37. “Houston, we have a problem.”







38. “A boy's best friend is his mother.”







39. “Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.”



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w3ruUJSgtzY







40. “I'm the king of the world!”



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gK_2XdjOdY







41. “Take your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape.”







42. “Live long and prosper.”







43. “My precious.”







44. “I’m also just a girl standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.”



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IobNcpiwpSc







45. “Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you?”



Here's a link to the song from the movie - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kDlAMjM-77Y&t=45s







46. "Are you not entertained?"







47. “I was a better man with you as a woman than I ever was with a woman as a man.”







48. "Infamy, infamy, they've all got it in for me."







49. “I knew it the first time I saw her. It was like coming home, only to no home I'd ever known. I was just taking her hand to help her out of a car and I knew. It was...magic.”







50. "You've got to ask yourself one question: 'Do I feel lucky?' Well, do ya, punk?"







51. "Don't look, Marion! Keep your eyes SHUT!"







52. “T-Rex doesn’t want to be fed, he wants to hunt.”







Finish with the 'Pearl & Dean' advert - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cxU6LT6DonE



And a discussion about other favourite movies and about going to the cinema in general.











ANSWERS



1. “A captain with seven children. What's so fearsome about that." 'The Sound Of Music', 1965 Starring Julie Andrews as Maria & Christopher Plummer as Captain Von Trapp Music and lyrics by Rodgers & Hammerstein Q. What did Maria make 'new' play clothes for the children out of? - CURTAIN DRAPES


2. “The power of Christ compels you!" 'The Exorcist', 1974 Starring Linda Blair as Regan, Ellen Burstyn as her mother, Jason Miller as the priest & Max Von Sydow as the Exorcist Q. Which Mike Oldfield album was used as theme music for the movie? - TUBULAR BELLS (This album launched the 'Virgin' record label!)


3. “Wilson, Wilson. I'm sorry Wilson!" 'Castaway', 2000 Starring Tom Hanks as Chuck Noland Q. What was Wilson? - A VOLLEYBALL Q. Who did Chuck Nolan work for? - FEDEX


4. “I'm your number one fan." 'Misery', 1996 Starring Kathy Bates and James Caan Q. Who wrote the book? - STEPHEN KING


5. “Here's Johnny!" 'The Shining', 1980 Starring Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall Q. The name of the hotel? - THE OVERLOOK Q. How much was the axe recently on sale for? - £40-60K


6. “To infinity and beyond." 'Toy Story', 1995 Starring Tom Hanks Q. As which character? - WOODY


7. “All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.”  ‘Sunset Boulevard’, 1950 Q. Who composed the music for the stage play? - ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER


8. “Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.”  ‘All About Eve’, 1950 Q. Starring? - BETTE DAVIS



9. “You talking to me?”  ‘Taxi Driver’, 1976 Fun fact: Robert DeNiro improvised this line. The script only said "Travis speaks to himself in the mirror" so DeNiro took some liberties and was ultimately successful.

Q. In which city are taxis yellow? - NEW YORK


10. “Love means never having to say you're sorry.” 

'Love Story', 1970 Fun fact: Two years later Ryan O'Neal will hear this line again in the film 'What's Up Doc?' when Barbara Streisand says it to his character and he responds, "That's the dumbest thing I've ever heard."

Q. Which 1973 film did Ryan O'Neal and his daughter Tatum star in together? - 'PAPER MOON'


11. “I'll have what she's having.” 

'When Harry Met Sally', 1989 Q. Which 1987 film starring Billy Crystal and Danny DeVito was based on the 1951 Hitchcock thriller 'Strangers On A Train'? - 'THROW MOMMA FROM THE TRAIN'



12. “I'll be back.” 

'The Terminator', 1984

Q. Arnold Swarzenneger was Governor of which US State from 2003-11? - CALIFORNIA


13. “I see dead people.” 

'The Sixth Sense', 1999 Fun fact: When Haley Joel Osment says this line the camera goes to Bruce Willis's face. This is a cinematic clue that Bruce Willis's character is dead.

Q. Which 1980s TV detective series did Bruce Willis star in alongside Cybil Shepherd? - 'MOONLIGHTING'


14. “It's alive! It's alive!” 

'Frankenstein', 1931 Fun fact: The original line was "It's alive! It's alive! In the name of God! Now I know what it's like to be God!"​​​ Censors cut Dr. Frankenstein's full line because it was considered sacrilege.

Q. Who wrote 'Frankenstein' in 1817? - MARY SHELLEY


15. “Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.” 

'The Godfather II', 1974

Q. Who played the Godfather in the movies? - MARLON BRANDO

Q. Which criminal network were the films based on? - MAFIA


16. “Elementary, my dear Watson.” 

'The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes', 1929 Fun fact: Sherlock Holmes never says this iconic quote in any of the books the character is based on.

Q. Who created the character? - SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE

Q. Where did Sherlock Holmes live? - 221B BAKER STREET


17. “They're here!” 

'Poltergeist', 1982

Q. Which new town was built on the ancient American Indian burial ground, with disastrous consequences? - CUESTA VERDE


18. “I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.” 

'A Streetcar Named Desire', 1951

Q. Who wrote the play in 1947? - TENNESSEE WILLIAMS


19. “Open the pod bay doors, Hal.” 

'2001: A Space Odyssey', 1968

Q. Who directed this sci-fi movie? - STANLEY KUBRICK


20. “Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.” 

'King Kong', 1933

Fun fact: The King Kong roar was a combination of a lion and tiger's roar combined and played backwards very slowly.  ''

Q. Which actress was held in King Kong's hand as he climbed the Empire State Building? - FAY WRAY


21. “A martini. Shaken, not stirred.” 

'Goldfinger', 1964

​Fun fact: This iconic scene has been parodied over and over again. In Casino Royale, 42 years later, Daniel Craig's James Bond will be asked, "Shaken or stirred?" and Bond responds, "Do I look like I give a damn?"

Q. Who starred as James Bond in this movie? - SEAN CONNERY

Q. What were his other James Bond movies? - 'DR NO', 1962; 'FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE', 1963; 'THUNDERBALL', 1965; 'YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE', 1967; 'DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER', 1971 & 'NEVER SAY NEVER AGAIN', 1983


22. “I feel the need - the need for speed!” 

'Top Gun', 1986

Q. Which song, written for this movie and performed by Berlin, won the 'Best Original Song' Oscar that year? - 'TAKE MY BREATH AWAY'


23. “Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.” 

'Dead Poets Society', 1989

Q. What language is 'Carpe Diem'? - LATIN

Q. How old was Robin Williams when he died in 2014? - 63


24. “Nobody puts Baby in a corner.” 

'Dirty Dancing', 1987

Q. Which song, recorded for this movie by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes, won the 'Best Original Song' Oscar in 1988? - 'I'VE HAD THE TIME OF MY LIFE'


25. "In space, no one can hear you scream.” 'Alien' 1979.