V.V. RAMANAN

1. Which Kevin Costner flick is based on the book ‘Shoeless Joe’ by W.P. Kinsella?2. In which prestigious university does Matt Damon work as a janitor in Good Will Hunting?3. The Night of the Hunter is the only film directed by which Oscar-winning British actor?4. Which work was the first to win the National award for best feature film in Tamil?5. The male strip tease troupe in The Full Monty was called…?6. Who voiced Aslan in the The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe?7. If the Thomas Alva Edison-backed motion-picture camera was called the Kinetograph, what was the viewing machine dubbed as?8. Name the character played by Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan in Abhimaan.9. How did the village Thengumarahada become part of Tamil film-lore in 1976?10. Who directed Positive, one of the four short films as part of the ‘AIDS Jaago’ campaign?Answers:

1. Field of Dreams.
2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
3. Charles Laughton.
4. Malaikallan.
5. Hot Metal.
6. Liam Neeson.
7. Kinetoscope.
8. Subir and Uma.
9. Ilayaraja’s debut vehicle Annakili was shot there.
10. Farhan Akhtar.