Yes, a mask quiz still feels timely – global pandemic, people! I won’t waste your time, and just tell the singular rule: guess what film the picture comes from. Easy as that! Anyway, here are the answers from last week’s mirror (and reflections) quiz…


  1. Joker
  2. Enter The Dragon
  3. Taxi Driver
  4. Raging Bull
  5. The Shining
  6. Memento
  7. Reflections in a Golden Eye
  8. Boogie Nights
  9. The Aviator
  10. Inglorious Basterds
  11. Bridge of Spies
  12. Manhunter
  13. Inception
  14. Candyman (1992)
  15. Repulsion
  16. 25th Hour
  17. The Lady from Shanghai
  18. L.A. Confidential
  19. Dark Passage
  20. Deep Red (Profondo rosso)
  21. Phoenix
  22. M
  23. Orpheus
  24. 3 Women
  25. Citizen Kane

Last one was pretty tough, so I’ll be interested to see how you do today… Good luck!


























Princecranoir nabbed the win last time – will it the feat be repeated, or can someone else swoop in and steal the crown…?


  1. Mask off !
    1) Who’s that Zorro ?
    2) Romeo + Juliet
    3) Mike Myers Halloween
    4) Brazil
    5) MASH
    6) Heat
    8) The invisible man
    9) Donnie Darko
    10) Gladiator
    11) E.T.
    13) The mask of Zorro
    14) Le Mans
    16) Point Break
    17) Contagion
    19) MI3 ?
    21) The Crazies
    22) Memoirs of an Invisible Man
    23) The Killing
    24) Scream
    25) Onibaba
    Ahah ! I’m the Prince of the maskmen !

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    1. Impressive! Some great stuff. Your score? 15! Nice. Not enough for another win, I’m afraid, but a very respectable placing. Your misses? 1, 3 (needed the specific film, though I can’t blame you if you didn’t get it!), 19 and 22. Other than that, plain sailing!

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      1. Dam it! I’ve no way but to hide behind my black mask.

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  2. sopantooth says:

    1 – The Princess Bride
    2 – Romeo + Juliet
    3 – One of the Halloween movies, but which one? I bet there’s some dedicated Michael Meyers heads that could figure it out just from that frame. I’ve seen zero movies of that franchise.
    4 – Brazil
    5 – M*A*S*H, I read the novel semi-recently I’m still not sure what I think about it
    6 – HEAT, another movie on my list of “I don’t understand the hype around this”
    7 – Breakfast at Tiffany’s
    8 – One of the Invisible Man movies, but which one?
    9 – Donnie Darko
    10 – Gladiator, very close to being a very good movie
    11 – E.T. which I have never seen
    12 – Hannibal the TV show, I think this was in the era of the villain protagonist being the fad
    13 – Zorro, but which one? In my mind there made a bunch of Antonio Banderas Zorro movies but maybe it was just the one? There’s an episode of the Simpsons where they go to see the Poke of Zorro in which Zorro challenges the Scarlet Pimpernel to a duel. I want to see that movie.
    14 – Le Mans
    15 – Close Encounters of the Third Kind
    16 – Point Break, I was a teenager when I saw this movie and I thought the woman coming out of the shower to karate fight everyone was the greatest thing I had ever seen.
    17 – Contagion
    18 – The Man in the Iron Mask, I don’t know exactly why but when I learned about this guy as a kid it really freaked me out that something like that could happen. Empirically much worse things could happen to you, but for some reason being robbed of your identity scared me.
    19 – I was almost fooled into saying this was Mission Impossible but I think its Vanilla Sky
    20 – Wicker Man, this movie isn’t that bad but I hate it. Not sure why.
    21 – The Crazies, I enjoyed the remake even though it happened in the era of zombie fatigue
    22 – Don’t know
    23 – Don’t know
    24 – Scream, but which one? I had never seen this movie until a few years ago, I was surprised by how good it was. I assumed it was garbage.
    25 – Don’t know

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    1. Very well played! I’m happy to give you 21 out of your 21 guesses – which, incredibly, isn’t quite enough for the win, I believe; though getting Vanilla Sky is a feat for the ages!


  3. Bookstooge says:

    My goal is to just get ONE right. After last time’s debacle I want to redeem myself, you know, like the Father Brown of movies or something 😉

    1) The Princess Bride (thank goodness for easy ones!)
    11) I have no clue but now I want to see it just because of hte yoda mask, hahahahaaa
    13) Mask of zorro?
    24) Scream

    and man, some of those were just bizarro!

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    1. Yep, some of them are pretty freaky – but you did achieve your goal! In fact, you’re back to the standard three out of three – that’s what I always like to see. 11 is E.T., by the way!

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      1. Bookstooge says:

        11 is ET? Awwwww man. I hated that movie and I’ll not watch it. Poop. A great Yoda moment down the tubes.

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        1. Yeah, I’m not the biggest fan of the ol’ Extra Terrestrial either – feels a little to childish for me – but there are many great Yoda films out there for you, I’m sure!

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        2. Bookstooge says:

          To me, the whole “ET phone home” saccharine flavor didn’t work for me. Now if Yoda had showed up and revealed ET as a Sith, I might have enjoyed it a bit more 😉

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        3. That would have been a twist we would have all liked to have seen. Think it’s one that works at around eight years old, but after that, it’s just poor Uranus jokes.

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        4. Bookstooge says:

          I think I was in my 20’s? Watched it to see what all the fuss was about and felt like Spielburg really let me down.

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  4. Good one Otsky!

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    1. Always appreciated, Fraggle! I’ve already received a few very good guesses!

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      1. Someone should get the lot I think, not too hard this week.

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        1. I guess we’ll just have to wait and see…

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  5. Some mean-looking characters, best avoided if possible. I recognized three this time around: numbers 13, 17, and 24.

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    1. Yep, they’re not a pretty bunch. Apart from times like these (where it’s probably the opposite) never trust a person wearing a mask! And, of course, glad you knew a few!

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  6. 1)princess Bride.
    2)Romeo and Juliette.
    3) Halloween H20
    4) Brazil
    7)Breakfast at Tiffanys
    8)The Invisible Man
    9)Donnie Darko
    13)MAsk of Zorro
    14) Le Mans
    15)Close Encounters 3rd Kind
    16)Point Break
    18)Man in the Iron Mask
    19)Jerry McGuire
    20) The WIcker Man
    21)The Crazies
    22)Blood & Black Lace
    23)The Killing


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    1. Wow! How do you do it? Once again, nothing short of incredible! 24 out of 25 is enough for the win, of course. You’re only miss is 19, although that is Tom Cruise…


      1. yes dammit, Vanilla Sky I’ve since seen ah well, next time!

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  7. Ola G says:

    Nope! I refuse! I won’t be lured into this rabbit hole of solving another of your terribly tricky quizes! 😀

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    1. Haha! Fair enough! Glad to hear it’s still staying strong for now…

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  8. 1. The Princess Bride
    2. Romeo + Juliet (1996)
    3. Halloween H20: 20 Years Later
    4. Brazil
    7. Breakfast at Tiffany’s
    8. The Invisible Man (1933)
    9. Donnie Darko
    10. Gladiator
    11. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
    12. Hannibal
    13. The Mask of Zorro
    16. Point Break
    18. The Man in the Iron Mask
    20. The Wicker Man (1973)
    24. Scream

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    1. Of course, it’s no surprise that’s it’s 100% here, which means your score is 15 out 15! Impressive, good sir!

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  9. beetleypete says:

    Good to see’The Wicker Man’. I noticed ‘Heat’ too. Did you ever see the original film that this was a remake of?
    I actually preferred it.
    The last one is ‘Onibaba’. What a wonderful film. I saw that at the NFT in London. Classic film-making.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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    1. Glad to see you spotted some favourites, Pete. Haven’t seen L.A. Takedown, but it’s on the list…

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      1. beetleypete says:

        Not as glossy, but I preferred it.

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  10. Alex Good says:

    I think I got most of these. Was going to do a mask quiz myself at some point. Now I’m going to have to narrow it down.

    1. Princess Bride
    2. Romeo + Juliet
    3. Looks a bit like a Michael Myers mask, but I don’t know.
    4. Brazil
    5. MASH
    6. Heat
    7. Breakfast at Tiffany’s
    8. The Invisible Man
    9. Donnie Darkko
    10. Gladiator
    12. Hannibal (TV show)
    13. The Mask of Zorro
    14. Le Mans
    15. Outbreak? Just guessing
    16. Point Break
    17. Contagion
    18. The Man in the Iron Mask
    20. The Wicker Man
    21. The Crazies
    22. I’m sure I know this, but can’t place it now.
    23. The Killing
    24. Scream
    25. Onibaba

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    1. Very good this: 20 out of 23! Not enough for the win – you would have needed 24 points this round! Only misses are, of course, 3, 15 and 22…


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