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Say Hello to This Little 'Scarface' Movie Quiz
by Staff
"Scarface" is the perfect blend of cautionary tale and tantalizing glimpse into a world of glamour — and danger. Take our quiz to see how much you remember about this iconic gangster flick.

What year did audiences first get to see "Scarface" in theaters?

  • 1973
  • 1983
  • 1993

Where did Tony Montana hail from?

  • Mexico
  • Puerto Rico
  • Cuba

What is the name of Tony's best friend in the film?

  • Manny
  • Frankie
  • Stan

Who hires Tony for a deal that helps him get his green card?

  • Nick the Pig
  • Hector the Toad
  • Frank Lopez

How does Angel die?

  • chainsaw
  • gunshot
  • poison

Who plays Frank's girlfriend Elvira?

  • Heather Locklear
  • Michelle Pfeiffer
  • Tyra Banks

What is the name of Tony's little sister?

  • Jenni
  • Gina
  • Mindy

Who kills Frank's henchman Omar?

  • Tony Montana
  • Manny Ribera
  • Alejandro Sosa

Who kills Frank Lopez?

  • Manny
  • Chi Chi
  • Tony

Which of Tony's friends starts a relationship with Gina?

  • Manny
  • Angel
  • Ernie

Why does Tony refuse to kill a journalist in a Sosa-ordered hit?

  • The journalist offers him money.
  • The journalist has his family with him.
  • The journalist is his friend.

Who finally kills Tony Montana?

  • Manny
  • Sosa
  • The Skull

What motto is on the globe next to Tony's swimming pool?

  • Viva Cuba!
  • to God the glory
  • The world is yours.

How many times is the name Scarface used in the film?

  • none
  • once
  • seven

True or false: Screenplay writer Oliver Stone named Tony after his favorite football player.

  • true
  • false

True or false: That was actually cocaine that Al Pacino snorted during filming.

  • true
  • false

How many times is the f-word used in the film?

  • 73
  • 121
  • 207

How much did the film cost to make?

  • $12 million
  • $19 million
  • $25 million

How much did the film gross its opening weekend?

  • $4.6 million
  • $46 million
  • $460 million

How many Oscars did "Scarface" win?

  • none
  • one
  • two

True or false: The 1983 film wasn't the first "Scarface" film.

  • true
  • false

Who came up with the idea to remake the 1932 film during the '80s?

  • Al Pacino
  • Oliver Stone
  • Steven Spielberg

True or false: Both "Scarface" movies were inspired by a 1929 novel.

  • true
  • false

True or false: Al Pacino didn't want Michelle Pfeiffer for the role of Elvira.

  • true
  • false

Where did Oliver Stone write the screenplay for the movie?

  • Paris
  • New York
  • Chicago

What is the name of the camp where Tony and Manny originally settle in Miami?

  • Little Havana
  • Freedom Town
  • High Point

What actress played Tony's mother in the film?

  • Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
  • Miriam Colon
  • Barbra Perez

Who played the role of Omar Suarez, henchman to Frank Lopez?

  • Michael P. Moran
  • Pepe Serna
  • F. Murray Abraham

What actor played gangster Frank Lopez?

  • Paul Shenar
  • Robert Loggia
  • Al Israel

What 1991 film did Pacino and Pfeiffer star in together after "Scarface"?

  • "Frankie and Johnny"
  • "Point Break"
  • "Terminator 2: Judgment Day"