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Trivia Quiz - Tom Hanks - Hollywood's Mr Nice Guy

Tom Hanks is respected around the world for the sincerity he brings to all his roles. Even if he's in a mediocre movie, Hanks' performances are always praised, prompting critics to tag him the Spencer Tracey or James Stewart of his generation.

Quiz Number: 5488
Date Submitted: April 06, 2015
Quiz Categories: Movies, Movie Stars, Movie Stars' Movie Characters
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: grant228
Average Score: 50 percent
Times Taken: 29 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3

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1. Where was Tom Hanks born in July, 1956?
  A.   Canada
  B.   Germany
  C.   USA
  D.   France

2. On which of the following TV shows did Tom Hanks not appear in a guest role?
  A.   Charlie's Angels
  B.   Happy Days
  C.   The Love Boat
  D.   Family Ties

3. Who gave Tom Hanks his big break in movies?
  A.   Rob Reiner
  B.   Steven Spielberg
  C.   Penny Marshall
  D.   Ron Howard

4. For his role in which movie did Tom Hanks receive his first Oscar nomination for Best Actor?
  A.   Big
  B.   Splash
  C.   Apollo 13
  D.   Forrest Gump

5. How many Best Actor Oscars has Tom Hanks won as of 2015?
  A.   one
  B.   two
  C.   three
  D.   four

6. Which real person has Tom Hanks not portrayed on film?
  A.   Jim Lovell
  B.   Richard Phillips
  C.   Gus Grissom
  D.   Walt Disney

7. As of 2015, where is Tom Hanks placed in order of the highest grossing movie stars?
  A.   1st
  B.   3rd
  C.   4th
  D.   6th

8. What antique item does Tom Hanks collect?
  A.   wax records
  B.   telephones
  C.   old movie scripts
  D.   manual typewriters

9. In which of the following films has the Tom Hanks character not urinated as part of the story??
  A.   A League of Their Own
  B.   The Da Vinci Code
  C.   Forrest Gump
  D.   The Green Mile

10. In which of the following films did Tom Hanks not star with Meg Ryan?
  A.   Joe Versus the Volcano
  B.   Bonfire of the Vanities
  C.   Sleepless in Seattle
  D.   You've Got Mail®   

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