Quiz: Can You Name These Classic Movie Stars From A Screenshot?
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Can You Name These Classic Movie Stars From A Screenshot?
By: J.P. Naomi
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About This Quiz

Calling all classical film buffs! It's time to see how well you remember the actors and actresses who helped create what we know today as the Golden Age of Hollywood! Think you can put a name to the face? We're about to find out! It's lights, camera, action with this classic movie star quiz!

So what exactly is the Golden Age of Hollywood? It's generally characterized as American cinema between 1917 and the early 1960s. It includes both the silent era and the sound era. And while most films were produced in black and white, films on the later end of the era were produced in color. Just remember how beautiful you thought Lauren Bacall was in black and white. Now... do you recall the first time you saw her in color? Wowsers! How about Elizabeth Taylor or Kirk Douglas? Not only was this era of actors and actresses easy to look at on the big screen, they also commanded our attention in a way that can only be described as... classic.

Just think about how classic James Cagney was with his "tough guy" persona! And how classic was Cary Grant with his debonair demeanor and comedic relief? If you catch our drift, you might just score well on this classic quiz!

So are you ready to make the A-list? It's time to find out! Roll the tape, and take this quiz. We're on in 3...2...(points finger)!

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