1. Idris Elba is to play which legendary Bharat Ratna and Nobel Laureate in a film scheduled to be released in November 2013?

2. Which former Indian beauty queen debuted in Bollywood 10 years ago in Qayamat: City Under Threat?

3. How is S. Rangarajan, who passed away on July 18, better known as?

4. According to its director Neill Blomkamp, who was his first choice for the lead man in Elysium instead of Matt Damon?

5. Howard Winchel Koch, Jr. is the President of which influential motion pictures body?

6. Which Roman Polanski flick was inspired by the ‘California Water Wars’, a series of disputes over southern California water at the beginning of the 20th century?

7. Which famous studio dates its existence from the 1912 founding date of the Famous Players Film Company?

8. Name the only film which starred Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn together.

9. ‘He’s fast. They are furious’ is the tagline of…?

10. In the upcoming Las Vegas, which sees four friends hold a bachelor party for the last single man, two are played by Morgan Freeman and Robert De Niro. Name the other two.

Answers

1. Nelson Mandela.

2. Neha Dupia.

3. Vaalee.

4. Eminem.

5. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

6. Chinatown.

7. Paramount Pictures.

8. Charade.

9. DreamWorks’ Turbo.

10. Michael Douglas and Kevin Kline.

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