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Classic Movie Quiz : Pioneers of Cinema


I'll try to do a weekly quiz if time permits. Here is the first one on the early years of cinema. All the questions are multiple choice apart from one as an experiment. You shouldn't need to fill in your name if you don't want to. Please have a go :

Pioneers of Cinema

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Comment by Christopher on July 23, 2009 at 4:22pm
if 3 is what I think it is..I put in simply Porter and got it right..
Comment by Classic Movie Man on July 23, 2009 at 3:37pm
Yes I put Edwin S Porter (and a few variations but without the .) as the right answer sorry about that.
Comment by Dan Day, Jr. on July 23, 2009 at 2:02pm
On question three, I wrote the answer as Edwin S. Porter, and my answer was judged wrong! Do I get credit? If I do, then I got 8 out of 10.
Comment by diane on July 22, 2009 at 5:28pm
I'm suprised as well. My guesses were right but the ones I was convinced I knew - I got wrong!!
Comment by Classic Movie Man on July 22, 2009 at 5:03pm
I think it should give you a report at the end of the quiz which tells you the questions you got right and wrong. You just pan down on the screen where you get your score. I could in future set it up to give the correct answers after each question instead of at the end. I looked at the TCM site, their filmography of Griffith doesn't appear to be in release order (like imdb its listed in reverse but the shorts aren't in order).

Please don't cheat but the answer to the Griffith question can be found on this page under Milestone :

D.W. Griffith
Comment by Christopher on July 22, 2009 at 1:54pm
6 out of 10 right!...BUT I GOT HARD ONES RIGHT! :op nyaaa!....and I didn't check either..
Comment by Joanne C on July 22, 2009 at 1:34pm
Thanks Classic Movie Man. That was fun, but I certainly wouldn't post my results on my Facebook page!

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