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Answers to Treasure Trivia Quiz #1


#1.  Both of the following memorable quotes are from the same film.  Can you guess the title?

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“The light that burns twice as bright burns half as long and you’ve burned so very, very brightly Roy.”






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“All those moments will be lost in time like tears in rain.”








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2.  There is a scene in the above film in which, during his investigation, our central character dons a false nerd-like identity and asks some largely irrelevant questions to a female suspect.


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A similarly described scene occurs in a famous film noir of 1946. Can you name the film?







#3.  The film referred to in question #1 was first released theatrically with a voice-over narration.  Some time later, there was a subsequent version shown without it. In addition, the original ending was shortened.

Can you name the famous science fiction film from 1956 which underwent the same experience?





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4. One of the actors appearing in the film referenced in question #1 plays a game of chess.


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When he was much younger this same actor appeared in a classic film noir directed by a chess aficionado which also happens to contain a scene in which chess is played.  

Can you name the actor and the earlier film in which he appeared?

Joe Turkel / The Killing 




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5. There is a climactic scene in film #1 that takes place in an iconic building.





This famous building was used over 20 years earlier for an intense showdown toward the end of a noteworthy film.  

Can you name the building, its location (referenced in both films) and the earlier film's title? 


The Bradbury Building / Los Angeles / D.O.A.





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6.  In its original theatrical release version, Film #1's happy ending utilised outtake footage from the very start of this 1980 horror film. The actor referenced in question #4 also makes a memorable appearance in this 1980 film directed by film #4's director.

Can you name this 1980 film and the occupation the actor plays here?  And finally for the real diehards out there, provide the first name of the character he plays.

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Bartender / Lloyd 

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