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Male Screen Idols of the '40's and '50's Quiz

A key scene is described from a movie. Name the movie 8 Questions.

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Cary Grant runs for his life while being chased by a low flying crop-duster in which film?

  • North by Northwest
  • To Catch a Thief
  • Arsenic and old lace
  • The Philadelphia Story


James Stewart is laid up with a broken leg as he helplessly watches a murder take place in the apartment across the street in which film?

  • Room with a view
  • Vertigo
  • It's a wonderful life
  • Rear window


As a lawyer, Gregory Peck fights in the courtroom to clear the name of an innocent African American man of rape in which film?

  • Duel in the Sun
  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • Roman Holiday
  • Cape Fear


Humphrey Bogart decides at the end of this movie to return to 'Ricks Bar' and stay where he is. What is the movie?

  • Key Largo
  • Oklahoma
  • Marseillles
  • Casablanca


The entire town hold their breath as Gary Cooper takes on the bad guys alone in which film?

  • For whom the bell tolls
  • Cloak and dagger
  • High noon
  • Men of the west


Clark Gable finally frees himself of his selfish, obsessive wife in which film?

  • The Misfits
  • Boom Town
  • Mutiny on the Bounty
  • Gone with the wind


Marlon Brando is driven to violently beat his wife's sister, a delicate southern belle in which film?

  • A Streetcar named Desire
  • The wild one
  • On the waterfront
  • Last tango in Paris


Henry Fonda has to change the mind of one bully over several torturous hours to try and save the life of a young man in which film?

  • The wrong man
  • Advise and consent
  • Twelve angry men
  • The grapes of wrath