Many worthy films have achieved worldwide adoration as ultimate cult films. Test your fan-atic IQ with this quiz!
Which enormously popular rock band donated a portion of profits from one of its most successful albums to fund "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"?
The Rolling Stones
In "The Big Lebowski," Jeff Bridges' character somehow has cash flowing in, despite his bathrobe-wearing, white Russian-drinking lifestyle. How was his income explained in the original script?
His dad invented Toaster Strudel.
He received a hefty cash settlement after being shot in the toe by a federal employee.
He was heir to Rubik's Cube wealth.
A reviewer said of this film that made its name on the midnight-movie circuit: "It’s really best seen in that context; ideally, one would stumble into it by accident, at a theater located in the loneliest, most industrial part of town. Better still if the walk to the parking lot afterward is long and dark."
"Rocky Horror Picture Show"
"The Evil Dead"
How did Kevin Smith get permission to film his epic hit "Clerks" in a convenience store?
He was working there at the time.
It was filmed entirely at night when the store was closed.
Both of the above are correct.
Why did Harry Hamlin nearly quit the original "The Clash of the Titans?"
He didn't get along with Laurence Olivier.
He wanted Medusa to be decapitated.
He was having an affair gone wrong with a crew member.
Which standout star of "The Princess Bride" had his pick of any role in the film?
Billy Crystal (Miracle Max)
Cary Elwes (Wesley)
Mandy Patinkin (Inigo)
Which actress turned down the part of Cherry in "The Outsiders"?
Sarah Jessica Parker
Which of the following is NOT included on a "grocery list" shown in "The Rocky Horror Picture Show"?
What steps were taken to make 20-year-old Yeardley Smith look more like the 14-year-old character she was playing in "The Legend of Billie Jean"?
She wore glasses instead of contacts.
She was given a terrible haircut.
Her breasts were "flattened" using Ace bandages.
This 1979 cult classic was the inspiration for the more-popular movie "The Big Chill."