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Movies Based on Real Events Quiz 2

Just Name The Movie From The Description Given. 10 Questions.

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Which 1991 movie is loosely based on New Orleans DA Jim Garrison's 1960s prosecution of defendant Clay Shaw?

  • JFK
  • Bull Durham
  • Man of Steel
  • The Bodyguard

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Which 1995 movie was based on the story of William Wallace of Scotland?

  • Wallace
  • The Battle of Stirling Bridge
  • Braveheart
  • Robert the Bruce

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Which 1997 movie starring Mark Wahlberg was loosely based on the life of porn star John Holmes?

  • Nights in White Satin
  • Nights out in Las Vegas
  • Nights into Dreams
  • Boogie Nights

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Which 1997 movie was based on Joseph D. Pistone an FBI agent who successfully infiltrated the Bonanno crime family in N.Y.C?

  • The Godfather
  • Donnie Brasco
  • Casino
  • Heat

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Which 1990 movie has long-comatose patients wake up & was adapted from Oliver Sacks's memoir of the same title?

  • Lorenzo's Oil
  • Limitless
  • Awakenings
  • The Good Shepherd

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Which 1989 movie directed by Oliver Stone was an autobiography of Vietnam War veteran Ron Kovic?

  • Born on the Fourth of July
  • Platoon
  • The Deer Hunter
  • Full Metal Jacket

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Which 1987 movie was based on the life of South African activist Steve Biko?

  • Soweto
  • The Cape
  • Alive in Joburg
  • Cry Freedom

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Which 1985 Sydney Pollack movie is the story of Karen Blixen's years on her coffee farm in Kenya?

  • Out of Cleethorpes
  • Out of Antarctica
  • Out of Africa
  • Out of Asia

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Which 1984 movie was based on the theory that Mozart was murdered by fellow composer Salieri?

  • Wolfgang
  • Amadeus
  • Mozart
  • Salieri

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Which 1971 William Friedkin movie was based on the story of drug smuggling from Marseille to New York City in the 1960s?

  • The Cleethorpes Connection
  • The Drug Connection
  • The Incredible Connection
  • The French Connection