Mystery Theme (Movie) by BruceM

Champion(s):

RautY
The machines are winning


Runner(s)-Up:

AdamKing


Quiz Description

These 12 questions have a unifying theme.

Full Results:

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1 RautY 508 98 15
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2 AdamKing 438 94 15
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3 petkunm 434 91 15
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4 quarterrican 417 87 15
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5 MarcotteM 416 83 00
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6 AnthonyBianca 402 80 15
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7 RauscherM 393 76 15
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8 MitchellWA 332 73 15
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9 Stevo600 303 69 00
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10 FauxD 291 66 15
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11 KPope 270 62 15
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12 jnowell 259 58 15
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13 ecpekkle 258 55 00
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14 colleenw 238 51 00
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16 GoodmanDL 234 44 15
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17 Tarn 224 41 15
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18 mathew5000 211 37 15
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21 imogen 199 26 15
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23 watkinsAF 165 17 15
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25 DouglasLovesVixey 157 12 00
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Questions:

Which Ivy League school (ever heard of it?) did Andy Bernard (of The Office) attend prior to working for Dunder Mifflin? Both Keith Olbermann and Ann Coulter went to this university in real life, but neither got to tra-la-la as part of the a capella group Here Comes Treble.

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Cornell

In what 2011 movie does an insurance agent named Tim meet Ronimal, Dean-Z, and O-Fox (with whom Tim makes out in a hotel swimming pool) at a convention in a certain Midwestern city?

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Cedar Rapids

In what 2014 movie does a security guard named Ben Barber join a police officer (whose sister Barber wants to date) on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta?

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Ride Along

The 91st Academy Awards (February 2019) had no host. Which talk show host was the master of ceremonies for the 2017 and 2018 Oscars?

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Jimmy Kimmel

Richard Hendricks created what fictitious technology company, whose flagship data compression algorithm was intended at first to help songwriters determine whether they were about to violate copyright? After a bidding war between Gavin Belson (on behalf of Hooli) and Peter Gregory, Hendricks accepted Gregory's $200K-for-5% investment offer.

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Pied Piper

"Dip it in barbecue sauce!"

What specific fast food menu item is celebrated in the 2007 viral rap video shown here, made by two Second City alums? (The now-famous one is on the right, meaning no disrespect to Fernando Sosa.) Introduced in the early 1980s, these are said (by marketers) to come in bell, bow-tie, ball, and boot shapes, but you don't get to pick which shapes you get.

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McNuggets

In what 2017 horror movie does a young black photographer learn about the "Sunken Place" at his (white) girlfriend's family's place in upstate New York? This film was the directorial debut for its writer-director, who won the Best Original Screenplay Oscar for it.

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Get Out

"Do you know who is LOCO?"

In a certain comedy sketch, what is the first name of the fictitious gangster who tries (and fails) to demonstrate that he's crazy by (among other things) revealing his killer whale boxer shorts, showing off fro-yo cards with just one stamp on each card, and putting a trash can on his head?

An otherwise unrelated gangster with this first name is the protagonist of an Edwin Torres novel made into a Brian De Palma film.

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Carlito

What animated Netflix series features Nick, Andrew, Jessi, Missy, and other kids going through puberty while being pestered by various hormone monsters?

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Big Mouth

In the TV series The League, which character (Sofia's husband; Rupert's son) wins the Shiva Bowl in 2010 but takes the Sacko Trophy (last place) each of the next two seasons?

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Rodney Ruxin

Back in the '90s, what fictitious child actress played Sabrina, the youngest daughter on Horsin' Around (your favorite TV show)? This singer of "Prickly Muffin" and "The Silly Banana Song" dies of a drug overdose at age 31.

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Sarah Lynn

The previous 11 questions allude (mostly pairwise) to six actors who do voice work on what 2017 DreamWorks Animation movie, based on a series of books whose author also created the Dog Man graphic novel series?

(You'll see the full title / subtitle when you submit but the two-word title is enough to be correct.)

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Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie