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Trivia Thursday

  1. The aliens in Clarke’s Childhood’s End look like:
    A) Slugs
    B) Devils
    C) People
    D) Fish
    E) Little Green Men
  2. What was Soylent Green?
  3. What is the sequel to The Peace War?
  4. What were Mortimer Dart, Weston, Vaughan, Mark Lebbreau and Hellstrom?
  5. Which of these movies features a walking tree terrorizing a South Seas village?
    A) From Hell It Came
    B) Green Dolphin Street
    C) South Of Pago Pago
    D) The Big Trees
    E) Day Of The Triffids
  6. Who are the Fenachrone?
  7. This movie is based on speculations that the moon landings were faked. Although the film deals with a faked Mars landing, the echoes of the fake lunar rumors reverberate through out the film, giving it added resonance. Name it!
  8. Who wrote the auto-erotic novel Crash?
  9. What nickname did the Minbari give John Sheridan during the Earth-Minbari war?
  10. Who is Chad Mulligan?

(Answers below the fold)

  1. B) Devils
  2. People! Soylent Green was people!!!
  3. Marooned in Realtime (Vernor Vinge)
  4. They were all mad scientists.
  5. A) From Hell It Came (Wyndham’s Triffids terrorized America and Europe.)
  6. An evil race in E. E. “Doc” Smith’s Skylark series.
  7. Capricorn One
  8. J.G. Ballard. It was adapted into a much-maligned film by Canadian director David Cronenberg.
  9. Star Killer
  10. One of the main characters in John Brunner’s Stand on Zanzibar.
Posted in Ephemera September 23rd, 2010 by Chip
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