Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by DrainBrain » 14 Oct 2020, 18:02

A Challenge wrote:
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He's filmed a music video at both?
Nope, but getting warm.

Also, Episode 19.
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Post by jamesthegill » 09 Nov 2020, 19:46

Both have featured on Oasis covers - Cromford station on Some Might Say, and Mendips on, as greatkingrat hinted, Live Forever.

What event took place in Woking in 1898, New Jersey in 1938, California in 1953 and New Jersey again in 2005?
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Post by DavidC » 10 Nov 2020, 09:29

jamesthegill wrote:
09 Nov 2020, 19:46
What event took place in Woking in 1898, New Jersey in 1938, California in 1953 and New Jersey again in 2005?
The War of the Worlds Martian invasion?
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Post by jamesthegill » 10 Nov 2020, 18:54

Correct - they're all sites of the War Of The Worlds adaptations.
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Post by michael_churchill » 01 Feb 2021, 10:41

Which actor/actress, who appears in the current record holder for the highest grossing movie of all time, also appeared in the previous holder of that record?

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Post by jamesthegill » 09 Feb 2021, 13:30

michael_churchill wrote:
01 Feb 2021, 10:41
Which actor/actress, who appears in the current record holder for the highest grossing movie of all time, also appeared in the previous holder of that record?
Zoe Saldana? Avengers: Endgame and Avatar?
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Post by michael_churchill » 10 Feb 2021, 08:54

jamesthegill wrote:
09 Feb 2021, 13:30
michael_churchill wrote:
01 Feb 2021, 10:41
Which actor/actress, who appears in the current record holder for the highest grossing movie of all time, also appeared in the previous holder of that record?
Zoe Saldana? Avengers: Endgame and Avatar?
Correct!

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Post by jamesthegill » 16 Feb 2021, 19:25

Which country has exactly two more railway locomotives than it does stations, and which has precisely one station more than it does locomotive?
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Post by michael_churchill » 18 Feb 2021, 09:08

jamesthegill wrote:
16 Feb 2021, 19:25
which has precisely one station more than it does locomotive?
Monaco has one railway station, but the service is provided by French SNCF.

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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by michael_churchill » 03 Mar 2021, 09:29

For which movie, with a credited cast of four actors, did all four receive nominations for an Oscar?

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