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Trivia Quiz - Tom Hanks' Movie Career

Tom Hanks has been one of the most successful hollywood actors of our age, and is perhaps one of the most loved. See how well you've followed this career that has spanned over two decades

Quiz Number: 817
Date Submitted: February 03, 2007
Quiz Categories: Movie Stars
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: dave
Average Score: 65.7 percent
Times Taken: 394 times
Taken by Registered Users: 41
Quiz is about: Tom Hanks

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1. Tom Hanks first became well known when he obtained a leading role in a TV show comedy. What was the name of the show?
  A.   "MASH"
  B.   "Mork and Mindy"
  C.   "Bosom Buddies"
  D.   "Eight is Enough"

2. The first major movie break came for Tom when Ron Howard cast him in the leading role for what movie?
  A.   Apollo 13
  B.   Splash
  C.   Big
  D.   Sleepless in Seatle

3. By the year 2000, What was Tom Hanks biggest grossing film?
  A.   Apollo 13
  B.   Saving Private Ryan
  C.   Castaway
  D.   Forrest Gump

4. Early in his career Hanks had a cameo on what TV Show?
  A.   Happy Days
  B.   Mash
  C.   Cheers
  D.   Taxi

5. Who played Tom Hanks Father in "Nothing in Common"?
  A.   Jackie Gleason
  B.   Robert Redford
  C.   Jason Robards
  D.   Toms real father

6. Which of the following animated movies did Tom Hanks NOT have a voice role in?
  A.   Toy Story
  B.   Toy Story 2
  C.   Jungle Book
  D.   The Polar Express

7. In what Tom Hanks movie does one of the other characters possess a miraculous power of healing?
  A.   Apollo 13
  B.   The Green Mile
  C.   Road to Perdition
  D.   Philadelphia

8. In the 1993 hit movie "Sleepless in Seattle", Hanks played opposite Meg Ryan. In what other film did he pair up with her?
  A.   Big
  B.   Catch Me If You Can
  C.   The Money Pit
  D.   You've Got Mail

9. What was one movie that Tom Hanks directed?
  A.   That Thing You Do!
  B.   Philadelphia
  C.   Big
  D.   Saving Private Ryan

10. What is Tom Hanks middle name?
  A.   Alan
  B.   Jason
  C.   Jeffrey
  D.   David®   

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