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The 'Heat' Movie Quiz
by Staff
The crime thriller "Heat" was so good that even the criminals copied it. Take our quiz to see how much you remember about the murder and mayhem of this classic crime flick.

What year did "Heat" hit theaters?

  • 1993
  • 1995
  • 1997

Which of the following was NOT part of Neil McCauley's gang?

  • Chris Shiherlis
  • Trejo
  • Casals

What does Neil McCauley steal at the start of the film?

  • ambulance
  • bus
  • tractor

Who kills the armored car guard during the big heist at the start of the film?

  • McCauley
  • Trejo
  • Waingro

What do McCauley and company wear to disguise themselves when breaking into the armored car?

  • hockey masks
  • ski masks
  • panty hose

What is the name of the money laundering expert that McCauley consults after the heist?

  • Kevin
  • Nate
  • Kelso

What's in the envelope that McCauley's crew stole from the armored vehicle?

  • cash
  • bearer bonds
  • a map

Where does McCauley attempt to kill Waingro?

  • parking garage
  • bank
  • truck stop

Where does Van Zant send his men to complete the bearer bond exchange with McCauley?

  • diner
  • mall
  • drive-in movie

True or false: The armored car guard was the first person Waingro ever killed.

  • true
  • false

Where does McCauley pick up his getaway driver for the bank heist?

  • bank
  • diner
  • his child's school

Who do Waingro and Van Zant torture to get info on McCauley's plans?

  • Hanna
  • Shiherlis
  • Trejo

What is the name of the bank where the big heist takes place?

  • First National
  • South Central
  • Far East

Which member of McCauley's crew does NOT take part in the bank heist?

  • Michael Cheritto
  • Trejo
  • Shiherlis

Who lives his life by the 30-second rule?

  • Hanna
  • Shiherlis
  • McCauley

Which member of McCauley's crew is the only one to escape the bank heist without injury?

  • Shiherlis
  • McCauley
  • Breedan

Who kills Trejo?

  • McCauley
  • Hanna
  • Van Zant

What is the name of McCauley's girlfriend?

  • Charlene
  • Carla
  • Eady

Who finally kills career criminal Neil McCauley?

  • Hanna
  • Van Zant
  • Waingro

What veteran actor played the role of Neil McCauley in "Heat"?

  • Al Pacino
  • Robert De Niro
  • Val Kilmer

Who played Shiherlis' wife Charlene?

  • Winona Ryder
  • Julia Roberts
  • Ashley Judd

How many Oscar nominations did "Heat" pick up?

  • none
  • one
  • two

True or false: Robert De Niro and Al Pacino never appear together on screen in the film.

  • true
  • false

True or false: "Heat" marked the first time that Pacino and De Niro appeared on screen at the same time in a film.

  • true
  • false

What was the title of the TV movie that "Heat" was based on?

  • "L.A. Takedown"
  • "L.A. Confidential"
  • "LAPD at Large"

True or false: "Heat" inspired several copycat crimes.

  • true
  • false

What was the name of the real-life cop who inspired the character of Vincent Hanna?

  • Vincent Smith
  • Chuck Adamson
  • Dave Atkins

How much did "Heat" make on its opening weekend?

  • $1.5 million
  • $3.5 million
  • $8.5 million

Which actress played Hanna's stepdaughter in the film?

  • Reese Witherspoon
  • Natalie Portman
  • Amy Adams

Who finally takes down Waingro?

  • McCauley
  • Hanna
  • Trejo