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1. Which of the following super heroes had a cameo in The Incredible Hulk?
Iron Man
Johnny Storm
Nick Fury
2. Which of these super heroes made a cameo in Iron Man?
Doctor Strange
Mr. Fantastic
Nick Fury
The Wasp
3. Which of the following was set most recently?
The Other Boleyn Girl
The Bank Job
The Duchess
4. Which of the following completes the title of the Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus Concert Tour film?
I'm in It For the Money
Just Me & My Dad
Best of Both Worlds
Just Be Yourself
5. Which of the following did *not* win a weekend at the box office in 2008?
National Treasure: Book of Secrets
Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!
Journey to the Center of the Earth
Get Smart
6. We lost some great directors this year. The man who helmed which of the following is still with us:
The English Patient
To Kill a Mockingbird
Out of Africa
The Shawshank Redemption
7. This:

is an image from the trailer for which film?
The Day the Earth Stood Still
The X-Files: I Want to Believe
8. In a 2008 film, a man named Bud Johnson was critical to the outcome of which type of contest?
A soap box derby
A wet t-shirt contest
A US presidential election
A reality TV show
9. Paramount Pictures marketed an energy drink called Booty Sweat as a promotional tie-in for which of its features?
Strange Wilderness
Kung Fu Panda
Tropic Thunder
Drillbit Taylor
10. Which of the following did not star in a movie about a dog?
Owen Wilson
Drew Barrymore
John Cusack
John Travolta
11. Which film dealt with movies being "sweded"?
Zack and Miri Make a Porno
Tropic Thunder
Be Kind Rewind
12. If you were enjoying a Bollywood-esque dance number as the credits rolled, you had stayed through the end of:
Slumdog Millionaire
The Wackness
Brideshead Revisited
Meet Dave
13. Though made in 2007, the acclaimed Le Voyage du Ballon Rouge (Flight of the Red Balloon) was released on a limited basis in the US in April 2008. Its director hails from which country?
14. Which film was set on a train traveling from Beijing to Moscow?
Pineapple Express
Frozen River
Boy A
15. Which cast member of Friends directed the Simon Pegg film Run, Fatboy, Run?

16. Following The Dark Knight, which film was the next to win the box office both in the US and internationally on the same weekend?
The Incredible Hulk
High School Musical 3
Mamma Mia!
17. A Japanese fan paid $52K to accompany which star of Sex and the City to its premiere?
18. The critically lamented box office disaster that was The X-Files: I Want to Believe proved to be a modern retelling of what classic tale?
Baba Yaga
The Raven
Wuthering Heights
19. What movie gleefully informed us on a repeated basis that dwarves are prone to suicide?
In Bruges
Tropic Thunder
The Visitor
20. What was the only $100 million earner (domestic) prior to the release of Iron Man?
10,000 B.C.
Dr. Seuss's Horton Hears a Who
Meet the Browns
21. In Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Scarlett Johansson was Cristina. Who was Vicky?
Woody Allen
Javier Bardem
Penelope Cruz
Rebecca Hall
22. Which of the following was not a sequel released in 2008?
Harold and Kumar: Escape to Guantanamo Bay
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Saw V
Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2
23. Which film had to drop half its title to appease the FCC in its network television advertising?
Fast, Cheap and Out of Control
Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
Pineapple Express
Zack and Miri Make a Porno
24. If you were to describe yourself using only adjectives from major 2008 awards contenders, you could call yourself all of the following except:
25. "I'm betting The Joker told you to kill me soon as we loaded the cash."

(Now you say...)
No, I kill Mayor Garcia.
No. No, no, no. I kill the bus driver.
Now works well for me, too.
The who-er?

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