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War! Huh, Yeah.. What is It Good For?

written by: JoeSmow
Here's a quick quiz about some great war movies and the music that makes them memorable.

Question 1:

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In the 1979 war epic, Apocalypse Now, Lieutenant Colonel William "Bill" Kilgore played this tune over the loudspeakers when he attacked a Vietnam village by air.
Wagner's Ride of the Valkyries
Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture
Mozart's Fidelio
Beethoven's Fifth Symphony

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Question 2:

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In a moment of levity in the 1986 movie, Platoon, Sgt. Elias' squad listens to which Smoke Robinson tune?
Shop Around
Tears of a Clown
Goin' to a Go-Go
Tracks of My Tears

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Question 3:

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The entire soundtrack of the 1985 Akira Kurosawa film, Ran, consists of these two instruments.
Flute and Drum
Drum and Mandolin
Guitar and Drum
Flute and Guitar

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Question 4:

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In the 1957 movie, Bridge on the River Kwai, the group of English prisoners use which instrument to lead their march?
They whistle.
the Flute
the Bugle
the Drum

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Question 5:

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In the 1987 film, Full Metal Jacket, a Vietnamese prostitute enters the scene to which tune made famous by Nancy Sinatra?
These Boots are Made For Walking
Feelin' Kinda Sunday
Sugar Town

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Question 6:

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At the end of the 1964 black comedy, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, Vera Lynn performs which tune to a barrage of nuclear explosions?
Auf Wiederseh'n Sweetheart
We'll Meet Again
No Regrets
When They Sound the Last All Clear

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Question 7:

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Which pop superstar won an Oscar for her song, Into the West, featured in the 2003 film, Return of the King?
Aretha Franklin
Annie Lennox
Celine Dion
Mariah Carrey

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Question 8:

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The first battle in the 2002 Jiang Yimou film, Hero, takes place while both fighters are listening to an old man playing which instrument?

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Question 9:

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In Saving Private Ryan, while awaiting a German onslaught in a French village the squad listens to a song by which French diva?
Eartha Kitt
Edith Piaf
Vera Lynn
Natalie Dessay

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Question 10:

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How does Lieutenant John J. Dunbar receive his Sioux name in the 1990 film, Dances with Wolves?
He finds the buffalo.
He is spotted dancing with wolves.
He is spotted by the Sioux in a wolf hide.
He fights and kills a wolf.

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Question 11:

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The Braveheart soundtrack was composed by the city orchestra of which William Wallace 'enemy'?
The English
The French
The Scots
The Irish

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Question 12:

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Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith's soundtrack is composed by the man who wrote the soundtrack of the movie Jaws. Can you name him?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)

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