Quiz 042 :Academy Awards Quiz 02

Questions

01.)This Hollywood film directed and starred by Orson Welles is often considered as the Greatest of all time. It was nominated for academy awards in nine categories in 1941. What is this film?

02.)She is one of the great screen actresses of Hollywood’s Golden Age, who won two Academy Awards for Best Actress for her performance in “Butterfield 8” in 1960, and for “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf?” in 1966.Name this veteran actress?

03.) Since its inception only two actors won back to back best actor at the Oscar awards. One of them is Spencer Tracy in 1937 & 1938.Who is the other legendary actor who achieves this rare feat in 1993 & 1994?

04.) In the history of Academy (Oscar) Awards, which were the first film and its sequel to both win the Best Picture Awards?

05.) The highest number of Oscars won by any single film is 11. Three films have achieved this feat. The first was Ben Hur in 1959, and the second was Titanic in 1997. What is the third movie that also won a total of 11 Oscars, in 2003?

06.) It is a 1932 cartoon produce by Walt Disney & its Disney’s first film to win an academy award? What is it?

07.) She was the first winner of the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performances in three films: 7th Heaven (1927), Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927), and Street Angel (1928). This was the only occasion on which an actress has won one Oscar for multiple film roles. Who is she?

08.) She was a British stage and film actress. She won two Academy Awards for Best Actress, for her definitive performances as Scarlett O’Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939) and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire (1951).Who is she?

09.) He is best remembered for winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1985 for his debut performance in the film The Killing Fields (1984), in which he portrayed Cambodian journalist and refugee Dith Pran. He is the only actor of Asian descent to win an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Name him?

10.) Who is the  only actor to win  three Academy Awards for Best Actor awards  for his performance in in My Left Foot (1990),There Will Be Blood(2018) & Lincoln (2013)?

Answers

01.) Citizen Kane

02.) Elizabeth Taylor

03.) Tom Hanks

04.) Godfather (1972) and Godfather II (1974)

05.) Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

06.) Flowers and Trees

07.) Janet Gaynor 

08.) Vivien Leigh

09.) Dr Haing S. Ngor

10.) Daniel Day-Lewis

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