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happypighappypig Forumite
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Game Over
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1. In most of my coverage of the film, The Strangers, I have suggested that it is a remake / redux / reimagining of which European horror-shocker?
Them
Please THANK enigmaL below. :)

2. Internet rumours suggest that Jason Segal’s screenplay for Forgetting Sarah Marshall is actually based in some parts on his past real-life relationship with which of his Freaks & Geeks co-stars?
Linda Cardellini
Please THANK enigmaL below. :)

3. Who provides uncredited voice work in the film Eagle Eye?
Julianne Moore

4. What can be seen on the right hand side of the screen during the final scene in Coney Island in the movie Cloverfield?
Something falling into the ocean / a splash

5. Sally Hawkins takes the lead in Mike Leigh’s Happy-Go-Lucky but which other Leigh movie did she have a small role alongside Gavin & Stacey’s James Corden?
All or Nothing

6. Fill in the blanks on this famous quote from the movie Redbelt - “A man ———- is a man ——– !”
"A man distracted is a man defeated!"

7. Name all the performers and who they play, that make up the ‘Furious Five’ in Dreamworks’ Kung Fu Panda?
Tigress (Angelina Jolie), Monkey (Jackie Chan), Mantis (Seth Rogen), Viper (Lucy Liu), and Crane (David Cross) - Please THANK twilightteaser below. :)

8. James Watkins wrote and directed Eden Lake but which Brit-horror sequel has he been assigned to write the screenplay for?
The Descent: Part 2
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9. Frank Darabont pulled most of the technical crew from which hit FX TV show to work with him on The Mist?
The Shield
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10. Who plays ‘Ted Treffon’ in Burn After Reading?
Richard Jenkins

11. Finish this quote from the hit-documentary The King of Kong: A Fistful Of Quarters: “No matter what I say, it draws controversy. It’s sort of like the ——– —–!”.
"No matter what I say, it draws controversy. It's sort of like the abortion issue."

12. Which cult star of Arrested Development is seen sat next to Ben Stiller’s Tugg Speedman during the Oscars at the end of Tropic Thunder?
Jason Bateman
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13. What, post-arrest, incident relating to Phillipe Petit’s incredible endeavor, did the documentary feature Man On Wire get its title from?
The phrase "MAN ON WIRE" is entered on one of the forms used by the police to document the incident (the high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974)
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14. Judd Apatow produced Pineapple Express but can you name the three other movie projects he produced in 2008 (based on US release dates!)?
Step Brothers, Drillbit Taylor and Forgetting Sarah Marshall
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15. Iron Man actually came very close to fruitation in a very different form, with a famous director’s son (and New Line regular director for hire) behind the lens and an alien-worshipping A-lister as Tony Stark. Who are they?
Tom Cruise and Nick Cassavetes
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16. Seth McFarlane claims that he based the voice of Johann Krauss Hellboy II - The Golden Army on which villain from a 1995 Bruce Willis action blockbuster?
Simon Gruber (Die Hard: With a Vengeance)

17. Which famous writer/director and which famous comedy A-lister came on board to finally shepherd The Foot Fist Way onto the screen after years of being passed around the industry as “the drug of choice for any self respecting comedian”?
Will Ferrell and Adam McKay
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18. Which actress was the role of ‘Miri’ originally written for in Zack and Miri Make a Porno and which film, also covered in my Top 25 of 2008, was she involved in that prevented her from taking it?
Rosario Dawson and Eagle Eye
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19. [REC] is meant to be the “found” footage from unedited tapes of which TV show?
While You Sleep

20. A famous stalwart of the Warner Bros. studios was originally considered for the Tommy Lee Jones role in In The Valley Of Elah but ended up not taking it. Director Paul Haggis states that, regardless, he became the film’s “great protector” - going above and beyond to get the film made. Who was he?
Clint Eastwood, I think!

21. Which 1948 film did Paul Thomas Anderson state he watched EVERY NIGHT before commencing with the next day’s filming on There Will Be Blood?
The Treasure of Sierra Madre
Please THANK twilighteaser below. :)

22.Complete the FULL well-known Irish toast that Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead takes its name from.
"May you have food and raiment, a soft pillow for your head; may you be 40 years in heaven, before the devil knows you're dead."

23. Who is the UK musical artist who shares his name with the killer at the centre of the real-life events shown in Out Of The Blue?
David Gray

24. When WALL-E first enters his truck home and turns on the lights, which character from Toy Story can be seen in his collection?
Rex

25. Who does Joshua Harto play in The Dark Knight and what do some fanboys consider to be the ‘conspiracy’ surrounding his character’s name?
Joshua Harto plays Mr Reese - which sounds like mysteries, making the fanboys think he's going to be playing The Riddler in the next film!
Please THANK sailordoll below! :)

Get 25 out of 25 answers down (you MUST make an attempt to answer ALL questions!), send them to [EMAIL="undiscovered_genius@hotmail.com"][email protected][/EMAIL] along with your name and address and… sit back and wait! The closing date will be January 15th for all entries and winners will be announced within 5 working days!

The list of Top 25 Region 1 DVDs isn't up at the moment..

All answers found - Big thanks to EnigmaL and those below for their help! :T

Good Luck!

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  • twilightteasertwilightteaser Forumite
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    Answer 7 is ...... Tigress (Angelina Jolie), Monkey (Jackie Chan), Mantis (Seth Rogen), Viper (Lucy Liu), and Crane (David Cross)

    "Dreams. They are never in the place you expect them to be." - Shirley Valentine.

    ITV Winners Club Member #48
  • This is my first post but I think I know the answer for 25...Joshua Harto plays Mr Reese - which sounds like mysteries, making the fanboys think he's going to be playing The Riddler in the next film!
    December wins:Joshua tree boxset, lego AT-AP, Jamie Oliver Pudding... Jan wins: Kinks picture book boxset, Pink Oxford Diary,Trial and Retribution Forth Collection DVD Boxset, Ghosthunting DVD, A pair of cute boots
  • happypighappypig Forumite
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    sailordoll wrote: »
    This is my first post but I think I know the answer for 25...Joshua Harto plays Mr Reese - which sounds like mysteries, making the fanboys think he's going to be playing The Riddler in the next film!

    Oooh, clever - Thanks! :T
  • enigmaLenigmaL Forumite
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    Number 14 is Step Brothers, Drillbit Taylor and Forgetting Sarah Marshall from here

  • enigmaLenigmaL Forumite
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    Number 20 is Clint Eastwood from here

  • twilightteasertwilightteaser Forumite
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    21 is ....Anderson cited John Huston's 1948 film "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre"

    "Dreams. They are never in the place you expect them to be." - Shirley Valentine.

    ITV Winners Club Member #48
  • enigmaLenigmaL Forumite
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    Number 1 is Them from here
    Number 2 is Linda Cardellini from here
    Number 8 is The Descent: Part 2
    Number 16 is Simon Gruber
    Number 18 is Rosario Dawson and Eagle Eye
    Number 9 is The Shield
    Number 17 is Will Ferrell and Adam McKay
    Number 12 is Jason Bateman
    Number 15 is Tom Cruise and Nick Cassavetes
    Number 13 is The phrase "MAN ON WIRE" is entered on one of the forms used by the police to document the incident (the high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974)

    Think that's finished now happypig :j Enjoyed that thanks for posting it :D

  • happypighappypig Forumite
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    You superstar! Was a minute behind you with Iron Man answer! :D

    Thanks for all your efforts! :beer:
  • just wanna say thanks to all the answer posters.....great job :T :T especially sailor_doll LOL...who posted her first comment woohoo (I'm biased...shes my daughter LOL)
    July wins: shallow grave dvd/Pentel pen/Blood The Last Vampire Anime DVD/The good the bad & the wierd on blu ray/Blood The Last Vampire T shirt/PURE One Mini DAB Digital Radio/5 iTunes/Fuera Windproof Trousers/Blood The Last Vampire T shirt (another)/Pair w/end sonisphere camping tix/Conduit r/up poster etc/
  • fraz_babefraz_babe Forumite
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    Thanks OP & everyone for helping out with the answers. Very appreciated x
    Proud mummy to 3 beautiful children who I love so so much :oxxxx

    Baby girl due april 2016! cant wait to meet her. xxx
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