- (possibly) RICHARD III
- MOBY DICK
- THE COMANCHEROS
- THE MAN FROM LARAMIE?
B. What links Grace Kelly (aka Princess Grace of Monaco), Elvis Presley with the Jordanaires, George Harrison and Bing Crosby.
C. What do Joanna Lumley and Jodie Whitaker have in common?
D. Which member of Hemel Hempstead Movie Makers collided in a passageway with a famous comedy man and accidentally knocked him over into a nearby foyer? And who was the comedy man (possibly Benny Hill, Tony Hancock or Charlie Drake).
E. In our production NONE MUST KNOW (aka MEANWHILE IN LEVERSTOCK GREEN) there is brief reference to the children's television programme BLUE PETER. Why is this coincidentally appropriate?
F. Who is Daisy Duck's cartoon boyfriend?
G. Which famous comedy duo co-starred in PLANE CRAZY, GALLOPING GAUCHO and STEAMBOAT WILLIE? (These were the first 3 of many films that followed.)
H. Which year did EASTENDERS start being broadcast?
I. Which year was the first episode of CORONATION STREET broadcast?
J. What year did DOCTOR WHO first appear on television?
K. What years did production commence on the first Tarzan film, and its subsequent premier?
L. Who was 007 in SKYFALL?
M. Who had a chart hit with the above film's theme tune?
N. Which of the following songs, usually sung at Christmas time, is the odd one out?
There are two answers.
- WHITE CHRISTMAS
- JINGLE BELLS
- WHEN A CHILD IS BORN
They are all songs but were not featured in the films which share their titles.
- RICHARD III. A song was sung live on television by Dave King. But I am finding difficulty in tracing it as a record.
- MOBY DICK sung by Gary Miller.
- THE COMANCHEROS sung by Lonnie Donegan.
- THE MAN FROM LARAMIE. sung by Jimmy Young.
B. The song TRUE LOVE.
C. They have both portrayed Doctor Who (Joanna Lumley in a charity TV spoof for Red Nose Day, Jodie Whitaker for the main TV series.)
D. Member: Alan French. Comedy man: Benny Hill.
E. Christopher Trace co-presented with Leila Williams the first editions of BLUE PETER. Christopher Trace lived in Leverstock Green.
F. Donald Duck.
G. Minnie and Mickey Mouse.
K. Commenced 1917. Premiered 1918.
L. Daniel Craig.
N. Answer one = WHITE CHRISTMAS. The other two are not strictly Christmas songs.
Answer two = JINGLE BELLS. It was composed in the 19th century. The other two were written in the 20th Century.