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Classic Cult TV Shows Quiz
by Staff
Love British television and space cowboys? You'll do just fine on this one, also known as the "All the Shows You Like" quiz.

British sketch comedy troupe Monty Python's television series was called …

  • "Monty Python's Flying Circus"
  • "And Now For Something Completely Different"
  • "Monty Python Live"

"Firefly" played with what genres?

  • science fiction
  • western
  • both of the above

Who is Angela Chase's long-yearned-for crush in "My So-Called Life"?

  • Jordan DiCaldo
  • Jordan Catalano
  • Jeffrey Johnson

What state is the setting for the (fictional) Twin Peaks?

  • California
  • Oregon
  • Washington

Who did NOT guest star on the first run of "Arrested Development"?

  • Charlize Theron
  • Hulk Hogan
  • Henry Winkler

"Battlestar Galactica" aired in the early 2000s. What is the name of the series it's based on?

  • "Galactic Battle Star"
  • "Stargate"
  • "Battlestar Galactica""

Who had a breakout role in the critically embraced "Freaks and Geeks"?

  • Michael Cera
  • Seth Rogen
  • Jonah Hill

Where did the "The Kids in the Hall" form?

  • Toronto
  • Vancouver
  • New York

"Xena: Warrior Princess" is a spinoff of what show?

  • "Hercules: The Warrior Prince"
  • "Hercules: The Most Famous Man"
  • "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys"

What cult British sitcom was turned into a feature film in 2016, 20 years after the original series ended?

  • "Sherlock"
  • "Doc Martin"
  • "Absolutely Fabulous"

What is John Cleese's character's name in "Fawlty Towers"?

  • Manuel Fawlty
  • Basil Fawlty
  • Leonard Fawlty

In 2012, Tim Burton made a feature film of what gothic soap opera that aired from 1966 to 1971?

  • "Werewolves in London"
  • "Dracula"
  • "Dark Shadows"

It may be a cult American hit, but what British television series has been making episodes since 1963?

  • "Doctor Who"
  • "BBC Newshour"
  • "Sunday Worship"

Who are the two humans trapped with robots in "Mystery Science Theater 3000"?

  • Joel and John
  • Mike and John
  • Joel and Mike

"Chappelle's Show" featured …

  • stand-up
  • musical guests
  • both of the above

What is the name of the giant mining spaceship that Lister and friends live on in "Red Dwarf"?

  • Red Bug
  • Red Dwarf
  • Starbug

"Aqua Teen Hunger Force" is …

  • a sketch comedy show
  • an animated show
  • a variety show

When did "Batman: The Animated Series" originally air?

  • 1997-2001
  • 1992-1995
  • 2004-2009

What is the premise of "Strangers With Candy"?

  • Strangers hand out candy to kids to test if they're sufficiently wary.
  • A former prostitute, drug user and convict goes back to high school.
  • A dog with substance abuse issues teaches obedience school.

Who starred in the cult sketch show "Mr. Show"?

  • Bob Odenkirk
  • David Cross
  • both of the above

How many seasons was the original "The X-Files" on air?

  • five
  • seven
  • 10

How many seasons was the original "Star Trek" on air?

  • 10
  • 12
  • three

How many seasons was "Star Trek: The Next Generation" on the air?

  • seven
  • 12
  • four

Who created "Fraggle Rock"?

  • Fred Rogers
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Jim Henson

What Wayans brothers wrote and created "In Living Color"?

  • Keenen and Damon
  • Keenen and Marlon
  • Damon and Kim

How many episodes were on the original U.K. version of "The Office"?

  • 24
  • 12
  • six

What are the names of the Russian spies in "The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show"?

  • Vladimir and Natasha
  • Boris and Svetlana
  • Boris and Natasha

Where was Golden Girl Rose Nylund born and raised?

  • Madison, Wisconsin
  • Cleveland
  • St. Olaf, Minnesota

Eight-year-old kids Brendon, Melissa and Jason made home movies for fun in what TV show?

  • "The Action Kids"
  • "Kids With Cameras"
  • "Home Movies"

"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" has been written about in how many academic papers, essays and books?

  • hundreds
  • 15
  • 52