Let's start where it all started for most of us when we met Alan Rickman in Die Hard.
Of course you know he played Hans Gruber but do you remember the name he gives Bruce Willis when pretending to be an American hostage?
|2.||Just to make sure you remember, Hans Gruber wasn't a terrorist...he was an "exceptional thief." How much money was Rickman's character trying to steal in Die Hard?|
By way of explanation.....
"Well, when you steal $600, you can just disappear. When you steal 600 million, they will find you, unless they think you're already dead."
|3.||Before we move on from the Gruber family, Rickman's Hans' climatic plummet was shown as a flashback and his character was a recurring plot point in which of these Die Hard sequels?|
|Die Hard 2: Die Harder|
|Die Hard with a Vengeance|
|Live Free or Die Hard|
|Good Day to Die Hard|
By way of explanation.....
Jeremy Irons portrayed Hans' brother Simon.
|4.||Did you remember that Rickman followed up the role of Gruber with another villain turn this time opposite Tom Selleck in which film?|
|Quigley Down Under|
|High Road to China|
|An Innocent Man|
|5.||Complete the adverb-rich title of the film where Rickman played the ghost of a deceased boyfriend: Truly, _____, Deeply|
His Sheriff of Nottingham is easily the highlight of Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves and only Rickman could deliver such memorable lines. Finish this quote:
|7.||How about another classic Sheriff line. In a rage he declares that all of these things shall be canceled, except:|
|Kitchen scraps for orphans|
|Free burials for lepers|
|8.||Rickman was a frequent costar/collaborator of friend Emma Thompson. Which film was their first together?|
|Sense and Sensibility|
|9.||Sense and Sensibility was their first time to share the screen but the Jane Austen period piece also marked the first film that Rickman was in the cast with which of his other future Love Actually co-stars?|
|10.||Speaking of Nesson (who was not in Sense and Sensiblity, by the way), in which film did Rickman play the antagonist opposite Liam?|
|11.||Skipping over to TV for a brief stop, his captivating portrayal of this controversial historical figure earned Rickman a Golden Globe and Emmy in 1996.|
|Marques de Sade|
|King George III|
|Sir Francis Drake|
|12.||For Kevin Smith's Dogma, Rickman appeared as the physical embodiment of the voice of God. What was his unique (and obviously, Transformer-esque) name?|
Aw, Galaxy Quest. Underrated, brilliant Galaxy Quest. As one-time respected thespian Alexander Dane, Rickman's character is stuck doing the sci-if convention circuit and spout off his character's catchphrase:
|14.||Let's move onto platform 9 3/4 and head to Hogwarts. Rickman's Severus Snape was introduced in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone as the Professor of _______.|
|Defense against the Dark Arts|
|15.||In the multi-layered narrative of Love Actually, Alan Rickman's Harry is married to which of these ladies?|
|16.||In the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Rickman supplied the voice of Marvin the robot but which of his Love Actually co-stars played the lead Arthur Dent?|
|17.||Returning to his evil ways, Rickman becomes the villainous Judge Turpin in Sweeney Todd: Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Which of these Potter alum appeared with him in the film?|
|Sasha Baron Cohen|
|Helena Bonham Carter|
|18.||In which of the Harry Potter films does Rickman's Snape serve as Hogwarts headmaster?|
|...Goblet of Fire|
|...Prisoner of Azkaban|
|...Deathly Hallows, Part 1|
|...Order of the Phoenix|
|19.||Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland brought so many of his Sweeney Todd troop back, including Depp as the Mad Hatter, Carter as the Queen of Hearts and Rickman as _________.|
|20.||Finally, Lee Daniels' The Butler showed Rickman bringing which US president to life?|