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Oscars 2016

release date 02/28/16
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February 21, 2016 at 12:00 PM EST

How well do you know your Oscars trivia? Sure, you know Titanic took home a record number of golden statues, and Daniel Day-Lewis and Meryl Streep have long been favorites in the acting categories, but do you know what the shortest winning performance was, or which director has won the most prizes?

Take this quiz from the editors of Entertainment Weekly to test your Academy Awards IQ — even if you’re the ultimate Oscars know-it-all. (Or if you’re completely stumped, you can skip straight to the answers).


  1. C – The Godfather, Part II
  2. C – Argo
  3. C – The Hurt Locker
  4. D – Kathryn Bigelow
  5. A – Gone with the Wind
  6. B – Emma Thompson
  7. B – Hattie McDaniel
  8. A – John Singleton
  9. C – Sophia Loren
  10. D – Beauty and the Beast
  11. C – Oliver!
  12. C – John Ford
  13. B – Beatrice Straight, Network
  14. D – Bob Hope
  15. A – Peter Finch
  16. C – The Silence of the Lambs
  17. C – George C. Scott
  18. B – Marlee Matlin, Children of a Lesser God
  19. B – Kevin Costner
  20. C – Meryl Streep

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