Test you knowledge of island trivia
From Robinson Crusoe to Lost, islands make great settings. Test your pop-culture mettle by answering these island-themed questions. Take the test online by going to http://www.ew.com/popquiz. Or put your answers on a 3” x 5” postcard, and send them to: The Great American Pop Culture Quiz 10 Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 9217, Medford, NY 11763-9217. Mail-in entries must be postmarked between Nov. 24 and Dec. 1, 2004, and received by Dec. 8, 2004. The Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about Dec. 22, 2004. (No purchase necessary.) See next week’s back page for the answers. Please read the rules on page 80.
1 What island was the setting for the first season of Survivor?
2 What was the real name of millionairess ”Lovey” Howell on Gilligan’s Island?
3 By what means of conveyance does Indiana Jones reach the secret Nazi island base in Raiders of the Lost Ark?
4 Match the character to the desert-island movie:
A. Chuck Noland (Tom Hanks)
B. Amber Leighton (Madonna)
C. Quinn Harris
D. Emmeline (Brooke Shields)
1 The Blue Lagoon
2 Swept Away
3 Six Days, Seven Nights
4 Cast Away
5 What 1969 movie cheesily re-creates a huge real-life volcanic eruption on an island in the South Seas?
6 ”Islands in the Stream” was the title of a posthumously published Ernest Hemingway book (and a subsequent movie) before what two singers made it a radio hit?
7 According to legend, how did Captain Jack Sparrow escape from the first desert island in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl?
8 What was the name of the dinosaur-inhabited island in Jurassic Park?
9 Leonardo DiCaprio starred as a restless wanderer in the movie adaptation of what 1997 novel by Alex Garland?
10 In Joe Versus the Volcano, the natives on the island Waponi Woo have a craving for what kind of beverage?