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The ultimate 2014 Oscar quiz

Posted 6:14pm on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

Like so many films that have been “inspired by a true story,” the 10 questions in our 2014 Oscars quiz are based on facts about this year’s nominees, but as you’ll see we’ve taken a bit of “creative license” in crafting them.

So you can try looking them up on the Internet, but that’s easier said than done.

And besides, do you really want to be known as an American Hustler?

Scoring

10 correct: You’re a true movie buff. You’re also looking a little pale. Get some sun!

8-9 correct: Yeah, we were also surprised that 2001 wasn’t nominated for Best Picture.

6-7 correct: Above average, but we suspect that there are some movies you still want to catch up with on Netflix.

4-5 correct: An average score, but above-average integrity — we know you didn’t peek.

1-3 correct: Yes, we think there are other things in life besides movies, too.

0 correct: Of course, we still enjoy watching a movie every now and then ...

SOURCES: DFW.com archives, Internet Movie Database, MSN Entertainment, Time Entertainment, Sky News, AMC Filmsite (www.filmsite.org)

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