Quiz: A Quiz You Can't Refuse: The Mafia
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A Quiz You Can't Refuse: The Mafia
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About This Quiz

The mafia, with all its violence and villains, is one of the silver screen's favorite subjects. Test your knowledge of cement shoes and tommy guns.

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The movie "Goodfellas" was based on the novel "Wise Guys" by what author?
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Which supporting actor from the movie "Bugsy" actually played gangster Bugsy Seigel in an earlier TV movie?
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True or False: "The Godfather" was nominated for more than 10 Academy Awards.
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In the movie "The Untouchables," actor Sean Connery, as Jim Malone, tells Kevin Costner's Eliot Ness that if Al Capone "sends one of yours to the hospital, send one of his to" what place?
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The movie "Donnie Brasco" was based on the life of what undercover FBI agent?
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Which legendary film producer famously butted heads with director Francis Ford Coppola during the making of "The Cotton Club."
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True or False: Mob movie "Once Upon a Time in America" was directed by a man most well-known for his Westerns.
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What mafia movie is noted for using the "F" word more than 420 times?
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In 1946, mobster Bugsy Seigel opened what famous casino, helping to kick start the now famous Las Vegas strip?
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In "The Godfather" movie, the fictional character Jack Woltz awakes to find what gruesome item in his bed?
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During prep for "Once Upon a Time in America," actor Robert De Niro requested a meeting with what real-life gangster?
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What is the highest grossing mafia movie of all time?
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What gangster was the underboss to Lucky Luciano in the 1997 mobster movie "Hoodlum"?
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Director Martin Scorsese was known for his take on Italian mobsters until he broke the mold with his depiction of tough guys of what heritage in "The Departed"?
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The famous diner scene at the end of "Goodfellas" features a meeting between Jimmy Conway and Henry Hill. What noted camera trick does director Martin Scorsese employ in this scene?
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As diction practice, Bugsy Seigel repeats what tongue twister throughout the movie "Bugsy"?
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In "Goodfellas," what slight variation of the name "Henry" does Tommy DeVito use for his best friend Henry Hill?
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Which two actors played the same role over the course of the first two "Godfather" movies?
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True or False: Joe Pesci's character Tommy callously shoots a bartender named Spider in the arm for no good reason in the movie "Goodfellas."
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The David Cronenberg movie "Eastern Promises" featured the Russian mafia and a famous fight scene that takes place where?
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What fictional casino is the setting for Martin Scorsese's movie "Casino"?
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What award winning E.L. Doctrow novel about a young man who becomes a surrogate son to gangster Dutch Schultz was made into a movie in 1991?
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Actress Winona Ryder was set to play Michael Corleone's daughter in "The Godfather Part III" before she dropped out for what other movie?
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What African-American actor has appeared in two noteworthy mobster movies?
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How did the following famous line from "The Godfather" finish? "I'm going to make him an offer..."
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Who plays the role of Tommy's mother in "Goodfellas"?
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Many famous actors failed to get the part of Eliot Ness in "The Untouchables," but only one was offered the part and refused. Who was he?
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The famous mouthpiece made by a Los Angeles dentist was used by Marlon Brando in "The Godfather" so his character would appear what?
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