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Music and Film Pub Quiz Questions

I got collared to do a pub quiz last weekend, I’m not quite sure why!  Possibly not for my intellectual wit, probably more likely because the usual quizmaster was on holiday.  Anyway, here are the questions on music and film, just in case anyone can reuse them:

1.    Which childrens TV programme was first broadcast in 1969, had a further 25 episodes made,  then an additional but final episode was a four minute election special on October 10th 1974? – – – The Clangers
2.    What is the combination to the briefcase in Pulp Fiction? – – – 666
3.    In the Tarzan films, what was Jane’s last name? – – – Parker (Porter in the books)
4.    What role was actor Elmo Lincoln playing when he stabbed his co-star to death while filming a 1918 movie? – – – Tarzan (He stabbed a lion that attacked him)
5.    The car in the Knightrider series was called KITT. What does this acronymn stand for? – – – Knight Industries Two Thousand
6.    Which famous Hollywood actor was buried in his Dracula costume? – – – Bela Lugosi
7.    Who is the only character in Eastenders who has been in it since it was first aired in February 1985? – – – Ian Beal
8.    Spats Columbo is the bad guy in which popular black and white film? – – – Some Like It Hot
9.    What was the name of Sonny Crockett’s pet alligator in the TV series Miami Vice? – – – Elvis
10.    For each of the following real names, give their stage name:
a: Declan Patrick MacManus (singer-songwriter)
b: Brian Hugh Warner
c: Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (singer-songwriter)
d: Maurice Cole
Answers
a: Elvis Costello
b: Marilyn Manson
c: Lady Gaga
d: Kenny Everett