Movies of the 1980s - 4 - Answers

Published: Saturday 8th July 2017
  1. Which rock superstar starred as a vampire in the 1983 film "The Hunger"? David Bowie.
  2. Who starred in the title role of the movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off"? Matthew Broderick.
  3. Who directed the 1984 classic "The Terminator"? James Cameron.
  4. What was the title of the 1980 bio-pic of boxer Jake La Motta? Raging Bull.
  5. For which 1985 movie did William Hurt win the Best Actor Academy Award? Kiss of the Spider Woman.
  6. Who played Sally in the 1989 comedy "When Harry met Sally"? Meg Ryan.
  7. What speed does the DeLorean have to reach in order to travel in time, according to the "Back to the Future" films? 88 mph.
  8. Who wrote the TV play on which the 1981 movie "Pennies from Heaven" was based? Dennis Potter.
  9. Who starred as Rita in the 1983 film "Educating Rita"? Julie Walters.
  10. Which movie of 1981 provided both the Best Actor and Best Actress Oscar winners? On Golden Pond.
  11. Who played Sgt. Joe Friday in the 1987 comedy "Dragnet"? Dan Aykroyd.
  12. Which 1988 movie stars Phil Collins as a Great Train Robber? Buster.
  13. In which Michael Douglas and Glenn Close movie does the phrase "Bunny Boiler" originate? Fatal Attraction.
  14. Who starred in the title role of 1989's "Batman"? Michael Keaton.
  15. Which 1986 Woody Allen movie won both the Best Supporting Actor and Actress oscars? Hannah and her Sisters.
  16. Who starred as Axel Foley in the "Beverley Hills Cop" movies? Eddie Murphy.
  17. Which 1981 British film starred John Gordon Sinclair as Gregory Underwood? Gregory's Girl.
  18. Who wrote the novel on which the 1984 movie "Dune"was based? Frank Herbert.
  19. Who starred as Arthur in the 1981 comedy of the same name? Dudley Moore.
  20. Which sport was featured in the 1988 movie "Bull Durham"? Baseball.