Choose an answer from the
three choices and True/False offered after each question and then "Check Your
Answers" at the end of the quiz.
Appaloosa is a 2008 Western film based on the 2005
novel of the same name by crime writer Robert B. Parker. The
film is directed by Ed Harris and is co-written by Harris and
Robert Knott. Appaloosa stars Harris, Viggo Mortensen,
Renee Zellweger, and Jeremy Irons. What was the film Harris
and Mortensen played in?
A History of Violence
The Story of Mankind
2. The film premiered in the 2008 Toronto International
Film Festival, was released in select cities on September 19,
2008 and expanded into wide-release on October 3, 2008. When
was the film actually shot on location?
October 1, 2007 to November 24, 2007
February 6, 2008 to March 24, 2008
July 1, 2007 to September 7, 2007
3. Renee Zellweger played Allie French. Who was originally
signed to play Allie?
4. Lawman Virgil Cole (Ed Harris) and his deputy Everett
Hitch (Viggo Mortensen), two friends who are hired to defend a
lawless 1880s town from a murderous rancher (Jeremy Irons).
What character does Jeremy Irons play?
James "Red" Cummings
Marshall James Lyon
5. What is the name of the town?
6. Bob Harris, Ed Harris's father, has a small role, as
7. Viggo Mortensen rides an Appaloosa horse named Moses.
8. What was the TV series Lance Henriksen (Ring Shelton)
starred for three seasons (1996-1999)?
9. What was the film company that distributed Appaloosa?
New Line Cinema
20th Century Fox
10. Who played the train conductor?