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September 27, 28, 29, 2019

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At our recent 2018 festival, we held a competition where we asked five Trivia Questions with four multiple choices (per question).  The prize was two weekend passes for the 2019 Festival.  Below are the questions, the correct answer for each, plus the winning patron. 

1) Duck Soup (1933)

Question: “When Chicolini (Chico Marx) and Pinky (Harpo Marx) enter Trentino’s (Louis Calhern) office they hear ringing.  What is ringing?”

  • Trentino’s phone
  • Chimes from an open window
  • An alarm clock in Pinky’s pocket
  • Bells in the movie’s musical score
  • Correct answer: An alarm clock in Pinky’s pocket

2) The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Question: “What is the name of Publisher Mr. Peabody’s newspaper?”

  • The Shinbone Star
  • The Utah Times
  • The High Noon Review
  • The Tombstone Gazette
  • Correct Answer: The Shinbone Star

3) The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek (1944)

Question: “What does Norval (Eddie Bracken) buy from Trudy (Betty Hutton) in Mr. Rafferty’s Music store?”

  • A Frank Sinatra album
  • A Ukukele
  • A Pan Flute pin
  • Phonograph needles
  • Correct Answer: Phonograph needles

4) The Four Feathers (1939)

Question: “What does Captain John Durrance (Ralph Richardson) lose while on top of the rock-face mountain that ultimately leads to his blindness?”

  • His sun glasses
  • His helmet
  • His salt pills
  • His courage
  • Correct Answer: His helmet

5) The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)

Question: “What colour is Guy’s (Nino Castelnuovo) bicycle?”

  • Red
  • Yellow
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Correct Answer: Yellow

And the Winner is:  Deirdre Finnan