First Come, First Staked: The Lost Boys Quiz

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First Come, First Staked: The Lost Boys Quiz
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What do you do your first night out in your new town? Get to know your new neighbors -- dead and alive. How much do you know about the creatures of the night in this '80s horror favorite?
Which Corey appears in "The Lost Boys"?
Corey Feldman
Corey Haim
both
Both Corey Feldman and Corey Haim star in "The Lost Boys," as the characters Edgar Frog and Sam. It's their first film together.
neither

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What fictional town do Lucy, Michael and Sam move to from Phoenix, Arizona?
Hill Valley, California
Santa Carla, California
Lucy, Michael, and Sam Emerson move from Phoenix, Arizona, to Santa Carla. Santa Carla is a fictional town, but it's based on the real-life location of Santa Cruz, California.
Santa Cruz, California
Sunnydale, California

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What is the town of Santa Carla overun by?
feral dogs
tourists
vampires
A gang of vampires, The Lost Boys, have overrun the town of Santa Carla.
zombies

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Nobody touches the second shelf, but who?
Grandpa
Nobody touches the second drawer of the refrigerator, but Grandpa. That's where he keeps his root beers and his double-thick Oreo cookies.
Sam
Lucy
Michael

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Which song is the theme from "The Lost Boys?"
"Beauty Has Her Way"
"Cry Little Sister (Theme From The Lost Boys)"
Gerard McMahon's song "Cry Little Sister (Theme From The Lost Boys)," is the movie's theme song.
"Lost in the Shadows (The Lost Boys)"
"People Are Strange"

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Which song will you hear in the movie but not on the soundtrack?
The Rascals‘ “Groovin'”
Clarence “Frogman” Henry's “Ain’t Got No Home”
Run DMC and Aerosmith‘s “Walk This Way"
all of these
“Ain’t Got No Home," "Groovin" and "Walk This Way" are all in the movie but don't appear on the soundtrack.

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Who was originally supposed to direct the film?
Richard Donner
Executive producer Richard Donner was originally supposed to direct the movie but bowed out to direct "Lethal Weapon."
Mary Lambert
Joel Schumacher
Steven Spielberg

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Who is the man playing the saxophone on the boardwalk at the beginning of the movie?
Tim Cappello
That's Tim Cappello, who you'll also see performing with Tina Turner and others.
Kenny G
James "Jimmy the Robot" Briggs
Ian Anderson

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What's Sam's dog's name?
Bela
Nanook
Sam's dog's name is Nanook.
Thorn
Max

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Who is on the poster on the outside of Sam's bedroom closet door?
Echo and The Bunnymen
Rob Lowe
Sam has a poster of Rob Lowe hanging on his closet door.
Jim Morrison
The Goonies

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Where on the boardwalk does Lucy Emerson work?
candle shop
comic book store
T-shirt shop
video store
Michael and Sam's mom, Lucy, works at Max's video store on the boardwalk.

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Who is the leader of the Lost Boys?
David
David, played by Kiefer Sutherland, is the leader of the vampires.
Marko
Max
Michael

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Who doesn't turn back to their normal human selves after David is impaled on the antlers?
Laddie
Michael
Star
none of these three return to being human
When neither Laddie, Michael nor Star turn back into their normal human selves after David is killed, the vampire hunters realize David isn't the head vampire.

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Who is Santa Carla's head vampire?
David
Grandpa
Max
Max is the head vampire and leader of David and the Santa Carla vampire gang, whom he calls his boys.
Thorn

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What was Max's original motivation?
to turn Michael into a Lost Boy
to turn Sam into a Lost Boy
to kidnap the vampire hunters
to get Lucy as a mother for his Lost Boys
Max's original motivation was to get Lucy as a mother for his Lost Boys.

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How does Max die?
a garlic and holy water bath
death by stereo
falls off a cliff
impaled by a fence post
Grandpa's car impales Max with a wooden fence post when it crashes through the house.

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Who is the Missing Child on the milk carton?
Dwayne
Laddie
"Laddie" Thompson is the missing boy on the milk carton.
Paul
Marko

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Who covers The Doors' song, "People Are Strange," for the film?
Roger Daltrey
Echo and The Bunnymen
All of these artists appear on the soundtrack, but it's Echo and The Bunnymen who cover "People Are Strange" for the film.
Lou Gramm
INXS

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Michael hallucinates that the rice with his Chinese food turns into what?
maggots
Maggots, Michael. You’re eating maggots.
grubs
earthworms
wrigglers

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How do the Lost Boys sleep?
hanging upside down in a cave
The Boys sleep hanging upside down in a cave.
hanging upside down in a tree
in bed
on their backs in closed coffins

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How many times do the characters say the name, "Michael," in the movie?
10 times
100 times
more than 100 times
"Michael" is spoken more than 100 times in the movie.
I lost count

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The Lost Boys aren't the only local gang in Santa Carla. What is the name of the other local gang?
Bad Boys
Da Hui
Surf Nazis
The Surf Nazis also claim this turf but are -- as we see at a bonfire -- frequent Lost Boys' victims.
Wolfpak

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What does David say to Surf Nazi-Greg before he feeds on him?
"Come and get it, boys."
"Initiation's over."
"My beach, my wave."
Before killing him, David says to Greg, "Hey, dude. My beach, my wave."
"You must feed."

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How do the vampire hunters kill Marko, played by Alex Winter?
a stake in the heart
The Frog Brothers kill Marko with a wooden stake.
holy water shot from a water pistol
garlic on his pasta
beheaded

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Which is not part of the movie's tagline?
Never grow old.
Never die.
It's fun to be a vampire.
You are who you eat.
"The Lost Boys" tagline includes, "Sleep all day. Party all night. Never grow old. Never die. It's fun to be a vampire." But not, "You are who you eat."

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Which song from the soundtrack is the only single from the movie to chart in the U.S.?
"Lost in the Shadows (The Lost Boys)"
"Good Times"
"Good Times," originally released in 1968 by a band called the Easybeats, was the only song from "The Lost Boys" soundtrack to chart. The film's version, performed by INXS with Jimmy Barnes, hit No. 47 on the Billboard Hot 100.
"Cry Little Sister (Theme from The Lost Boys)"
"Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me"

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Jason Patric's real-life brother appeared in a vampire movie, the same year "The Lost Boys" came out. Which movie was it?
"A Return to Salem's Lot"
"Dinner With a Vampire"
"My Best Friend Is a Vampire"
"Near Dark"
Jason Patric's brother Joshua John Miller appeared as Homer in "Near Dark," the same year "The Lost Boys" was released,

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Which movie did Jason Patric (Michael) and Jami Gertz (Star) appear in together before starring together in "The Lost Boys?"
"Alphabet City"
"Less Than Zero"
"Sixteen Candles"
"Solarbabies"
Jason Patric and Jami Gertz worked together in "Solarbabies" before starring in "The Lost Boys."

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Which movies did director Joel Schumacher suggest Corey Feldman rent to help get into his character, Edgar Frog?
"Cobra"
"First Blood"
"Missing in Action"
all of these
Joel Schumacher suggested Corey Feldman rent Chuck Norris and Sylvestor Stallone movies, like "Cobra," "First Blood" and "Missing in Action" to get into character.

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"The Lost Boys" is a nod to which story?
"Lord of the Flies"
"Peter Pan"
"The Lost Boys" are the boys who wouldn't grow up in "Peter Pan."
"The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men"
"Treasure Island"

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Who hasn't sampled the "Theme From The Lost Boys?"
Eminem
Joe Budden
L.A. Guns
The L.A. Guns covered "Cry Little Sister (Theme From the Lost Boys)," but they didn't sample it.
Mobb Deep

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What was the only sequel Schumacher was interested in doing?
"Lost Girls"
In 2007, director Joel Schumacher was quoted as saying, ”I told them to do 'Lost Girls.' It'd be great. I said, 'Do gorgeous teenage biker chicks who are vampires. It'll be great.' But they don't listen to me."
"The Lost Boys Sequel"
"Lost Boys: The Thirst"
"Lost Boys: The Tribe"

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Which "Zoolander" star recounted at the 2010 Young Hollywood Awards that he'd auditioned for "The Lost Boys?"
Will Ferrell
Ben Stiller
At the 2010 Young Hollywood Awards, Ben Stiller said -- possibly jokingly, possibly not -- that he'd auditioned for "The Lost Boys."
Owen Wilson
Billy Zane

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Lost Boy Jason Patric earned a Razzie award for his role in what movie?
"Incognito"
"Narc"
"Sleepers"
"Speed 2: Cruise Control"
Jason Patric shared a Razzie with Sandra Bullock for Worst Screen Couple in "Speed 2: Cruise Control."

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It's said Joel Schumacher traded directing band's music videos for their songs for his movie soundtracks. Which INXS video did he later direct?
"Devil Inside"
Joel Schumacher directed the video for INXS' hit, "Devil Inside."
"Need You Tonight"
"New Sensation"
"Never Tear Us Apart"

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