Film Quizzes: World War 2 Films

After seeing the superb Dunkirk last week, it got me thinking about what other depictions there had been of World War 2. There are some pretty famous ones I’ve left out, which you’re more than welcome to mention in the comments section. I wanted a wide range  that covered different aspects of the war. Fighting on the ground, being under attack under water, aerial warfare, resistance fighters and the struggle within concentration camps among them. See how many you can get. A bonus point if you can guess my favourite among them.

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 1 1. (1940s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 2 2. (1940s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 3 3. (1950s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 4 4. (1950s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 16 5. (1950s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 5 6. (1960s)

WHERE EAGLES DARE 7. (1960s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 7 8. (1970s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 8 9. (1980s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 9 10. (1990s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 10 11. (1990s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 11 12. (1990s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 14 13. (2000s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 15 14. (2000s)

Film Quiz - World War 2 Film 12 15. (2000s)

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Line(s) of the Day #Stalag17

Stalag 17

In our compound there were about 630 of us, all American airmen: radio operators, gunners, and engineers. All sergeants. Now you put 630 sergeants together and, oh mother, you’ve got yourself a situation. There was more fireworks shooting off around that joint… take for instance the story about the spy we had in our barracks

Cookie (Gil Stretton) in the World War 2 classic Stalag 17 (1953).

Film Quizzes: B/W Adaptations from Plays

As I’ve done a film quiz based on short stories, reviewed a film based on a French play and recently bought a book of August Strindburg, it’s about time I did a quiz based on films that were first seen on stage. There are so many great plays into impressive films that I’ve divided them into two groups. See how many of the black and white films below you can get, with the colour ones coming up soon.

Film Quizzes - Adapted from plays Black and White Film 1 (1940s)

Film Quizzes - Adapted from plays Black and White Film 2 (1940s)

Film Quizzes - Adapted from plays Black and White Film 3 (1940s)

Film Quizzes - Adapted from plays Black and White Film 4 (1950s)

Film Quizzes - Adapted from plays Black and White Film 5 (1950s)

Film Quizzes - Adapted from plays Black and White Film 6 (1950s)

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Film Quizzes: Christmas

Tis the season to be jolly. It really is such a wonderful time of the year. Only apt then, to do a Christmas themed quiz. And because it is such a fun season, I’ll give the year it was released, not just the decade. See how well you do and as always feel free to volunteer your score.

Film Quizzes - Christmas Film 1 (1946)

Film Quizzes - Christmas Film 2 (1953)

Film Quizzes - Christmas Film 3  (1988)

Film Quizzes - Christmas Film 4 (1990)

Film Quizzes - Christmas Film 5 (1999)

Film Quizzes - Christmas Film 6 (2004)

 

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