1. Who lost out to Chris Hemsworth, after being called for a screen test by Kenneth Branagh, for the ‘Thor’ role?

2. How does one better know Balanathan Benjamin Mahendran?

3. Who is the supermodel spouse of X-Men: First Class director Matthew Vaughn?

4. Which Ramu Kariat film, based on an award-winning novel of the same name by P. Valsala, is about the tribal people of the Wayanad hills?

5. Emilio Estevez’s The Way, which also stars his father Martin Sheen, honours which traditional pilgrimage in Spain?

6. Which respected, award-winning actor recently called Bhaag Milkha Bhaag “just too fake a film”?

7. In the Star Wars flicks, who would use a bowcaster?

8. According to Forbes, who is the top-grossing actor of 2013?

9. Which 2013 flick had the tagline ‘Earth Will fall’?

10. Who was the Oscar-winning sister of the recently-deceased Academy Award-winning Joan Fontaine?


1. His brother Liam.

2. Balu Mahendra.

3. Claudia Schiffer.

4. Nellu.

5. The ‘Camino de Santiago’.

6. Naseeruddin Shah.

7. Chewbacca (and the other Wookies).

8. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson.

9. Star Trek Into Darkness.

10. Olivia de Havilland.

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