We'll Give You Three Characters, You Give Us the '70s Movie Title

Heather Cahill

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About This Quiz

What was the best thing about the '70s? The movies of course! Some amazing films were released during the decade, with some memorable characters that you'll need to know in order to ace this quiz! Some may be minor and some may be main characters, so make sure you know them well!

In which movie would you find the characters Martini, Bruce Fredrickson and Dale Harding? If Lieutenant Tony Carlson sounds familiar, can you name the movie he's in? What about the name of the movie with Henri Devereaux or Sir Lancelot the Brave in it? You might need all three names to get some of these questions right, but maybe you'll even know a few from just one!

Are you an expert on comedies or horror movies? Maybe you know sci-fi or mysteries better? No matter what genre you know best, chances are you have at the very least, heard of characters from the other movies. Brush up on the classics of the decade to prepare yourself!

So, movie buffs and cinema lovers, this quiz will test your true knowledge on the people in all of your favorite '70s movies. If you think you have what it takes, sit back, relax, and try your hand at this quiz!

Which movie are the characters Corporal Steven Pushkov, John Welsh and Stan from?

These characters are from the movie "The Deer Hunter." The movie is about the lives of soldiers after the war in Vietnam. Robert De Niro and Christopher Walken both star in the movie.

Which movie are the characters Louise Pendrake, Caroline Crabb and Wild Bill Hickok from?

These characters are from the movie "Little Big Man." It is all about the story of Jack Crabb, who lived a life of action, drama and miraculous moments.

Which movie are the characters Ralph Hapschatt, Magenta and Janet Weiss from?

These characters are from the movie "The Rocky Horror Picture Show." It is an iconic movie that has influenced television and movies and even received its own remake years later.

Which movie are the characters Cassidy, Ellen Brody and Ben Gardner from?

These characters are from the movie "Jaws." The movie is a classic, directed by Steven Spielberg, about a killer shark that takes many victims.

Which movie are the characters Sonny Corleone, Bruno Tattaglia and Emilio Barzini from?

These characters are from the movie "The Godfather," based on a book of the same name. It saw massive financial success, which lasted years.

Which movie are the characters Jonathan Kent, Jimmy Olsen and Perry White from?

These characters are from the movie "Superman." The movie was highly praised and won many awards after its release.

Which movie are the characters Gazzo, Dipper and Apollo from?

These characters are from the movie "Rocky." Did you know that the first draft of the script took Sylvester Stallone only three days to finish?

Which movie are the characters Martini, Bruce Fredrickson and Dale Harding from?

These characters are from the movie "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest." The movie is one of the greatest in American film history, with the awards and praise to prove it.

Which movie are the characters Harold Clinton, Rudy Butler and Doc McCoy from?

These characters are from the movie "The Getaway." Although the movie didn't do well with critics, it eventually redeemed itself with Rotten Tomatoes.

Which movie are the characters Robert Hoover, Marion Wormer and Otis Day from?

These characters are from the movie "Animal House." Did you know that this was the first movie that Kevin Bacon ever performed in?

Which movie are the characters Wizard, Charles Palantine and Travis Bickle from?

These characters are from the movie "Taxi Driver." The movie is considered by many to be extremely well done and one of the greats, from the filming to the lines and performances of the actors.

Which movie are the characters Howard Johnson, Harriet Johnson and Hedley Lamarr from?

These characters are from the movie "Blazing Saddles." It has won multiple awards and it is praised for its brilliant satire of Western movies.

Which movie are the characters Dr. Piglet, Patsy and Sir Lancelot the Brave from?

These characters are from the movie "Monty Python and the Holy Grail." The opening credits are presented in a strange Swedish/English language.

Which movie are the characters Mike Teavee, Grandpa Joe and Veruca Salt from?

These characters are from the movie "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory." The movie was based on the classic Roald Dahl book, "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," and only one set of lyrics from the book made it into the final film.

Which movie are the characters Maria, Agent Sheldon and Mulvaney from?

These characters are from the movie "Dog Day Afternoon." The movie was based on a book called "The Boys in the Bank" by P.F. Kluge and it is another very highly rated film.

Which movie are the characters Jaffe, Mrs. Russell and Harry Callahan from?

These characters are from the movie "Dirty Harry." The movie was originally called "Dead Right" until it got further into writing and production.

Which movie are the characters Judge Atkins, Petie Phelps and Ted Kramer from?

These characters are from the movie "Kramer vs. Kramer." It is a dramatic story about a family that is ripped apart, but eventually finds a way back to each other.

Which movie are the characters Bob Scott, Whitey Jackson and Lieutenant Tony Carlson from?

These characters are from the movie "Foul Play." Did you know that Steve Martin and Farrah Fawcett were both almost cast for the roles of Tony and Gloria?

Which movie are the characters Jimmy Shorts, Teresa Ronchelli and Charlie Cappa from?

These characters are from the movie "Mean Streets." The movie was the first in which Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese worked together.

Which movie are the characters Lonnie, Lindsey Wallace and Laurie Strode from?

These characters are from the movie "Halloween." The serial killer in the movie shares his name with the great actor Mike Myers.

Which movie are the characters Rosa, Marcel and Jeanne from?

These characters are from the movie "Last Tango in Paris." The movie deals with a lot of heavy subjects, such as violence and suicide.

Which movie are the characters LeClerc, Melendez and Henry Levy from?

These characters are from the movie "Marathon Man." Known as a thriller, the movie delivered on that promise and received plenty of praise for its execution.

Which movie are the characters Clyde Klein, Henri Devereaux and Alain Charnier from?

These characters are from the movie "The French Connection." The movie has many awards to its name, and it is based on events that happened in real life.

Which movie are the characters Bubba Zanetti, Toecutter and Jessie Rockatansky from?

These characters are from the movie "Mad Max." Mel Gibson was the star of the movie, which was about the fall of society and a villain that Max had to stop.

Which movie are the characters Ray Stratton, Mrs. Barrett and Jennifer Cavalleri from?

These characters are from the movie "Love Story." You may recall one very memorable quote from the movie, which is, "Love means never having to say you're sorry."

Which movie are the characters Lambert, Ripley and Kane from?

These characters are from the movie "Alien." The movie was extremely successful and highly praised, kicking off a franchise.

Which movie are the characters Herr Ludwig, Natalia Landauer and Brian Roberts from?

These characters are from the movie "Cabaret." Did you now that "Maybe This Time" was performed by Liza Minelli?

Which movie are the characters Joe Young, Bob Falfa and John Milner from?

These characters are from the movie "American Graffiti." It was directed by George Lucas and it is about the last days of teenage freedom before college and adulthood.

Which movie are the characters Dr. Branom, Joe the Lodger and Frank Alexander from?

These characters are from the movie "A Clockwork Orange." Did you know that David Prowse, who physically played Darth Vader in "Star Wars," makes an appearance in the movie?

Which movie are the characters Dr. Lappe, Mrs. Russell and Joseph Turner from?

These characters are from the movie "Three Days of the Condor." The movie was based on the book "Six Days of the Condor," by James Grady.

Which movie are the characters Mr. Gatz, Meyer Wolfsheim and Daisy Buchanan from?

These characters are from the movie "The Great Gatsby." The movie is based on the classic novel of the same name.

Which movie are the characters Colonel Lucas, Chief Petty Officer George Phillips and Captain Richard Colby from?

These characters are from the movie "Apocalypse Now." The movie is about the army during the war in Vietnam. Did you know that George Lucas almost directed the movie, instead of Francis Ford Coppola?

Which movie are the characters Dee Mobley, Chicamaw and Bowie from?

These characters are from the movie "Thieves Like Us." The movie is about a band of criminals who escaped from a gang but continue to lead a life of crime.

Which movie are the characters Frenchie, Kenickie and Danny Zuko from?

These characters are from the movie "Grease." The movie is a musical classic that was praised for its songs, choreography and story, which are still loved to this day.

Which movie are the characters Frank Manero, Jr., Stephanie Mangano and Dan Fusco from?

These characters are from the movie "Saturday Night Fever." The movie deals with a lot of social issues, such as employment and racial injustice. The movie is considered as one of the best of its decade, and it made John Travolta a superstar.

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