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Trivia Quiz - Top Gun

Here's a quiz about "Top Gun," one of the greatest movies of the 80's, which incorporated action and drama with romance.

Quiz Number: 4627
Date Submitted: August 04, 2012
Quiz Categories: Drama Movies
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: jetrose81
Average Score: 41.8 percent
Times Taken: 61 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3

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1. Why doesn't Maverick land on the aircraft carrier?
  A.   He wants to get Cougar
  B.   He's going too fast
  C.   He can't find the aircrast carrier
  D.   His plane gets shot

2. Which actor played Goose?
  A.   Anthony Edwards
  B.   Tom Skerrit
  C.   Michael Ironside
  D.   Whip Hubley

3. What is the name of the bar in San Diego where Maverick and Goose sing "Great Balls of Fire"?
  A.   Brazen BBQ
  B.   Bull's Smokin' BBQ
  C.   Phil's BBQ
  D.   Kansas City Barbeque

4. What year was Top Gun released?
  A.   1985
  B.   1986
  C.   1987
  D.   1988

5. Who says "The plaque for the alternates is down in the ladies room"?
  A.   Goose
  B.   Iceman
  C.   Hollywood
  D.   Maverick

6. While at Charlie's house, why does Maverick mention the song "Dock of the Bay" by Otis Redding?
  A.   His dad liked it
  B.   His mom liked it
  C.   Goose likes it
  D.   He knows Otis Redding

7. Who wrote the screenplay for "Top Gun"?
  A.   Tony Scott and Tom Skerrit
  B.   Don Simpson
  C.   Jerry Bruckheimer
  D.   Jim Cash and Jack Epps, Jr.

8. What inspired the screenplay for "Top Gun"?
  A.   A magazine article
  B.   A song
  C.   A news report on TV
  D.   A personal experience

9. They were trying to film an aircraft taking off and landing, backlit by the sun, but the ship changed course. How much money did the ship's commander request to turn the boat back?
  A.   $5,000
  B.   $15,000
  C.   $25,000
  D.   $35,000

10. Kenny Loggins ended up recording "Danger Zone" and "Playing With the Boys". What group was originally meant to record "Danger Zone"?
  A.   Bryan Adams
  B.   REO Speedwagon
  C.   Toto
  D.   Bon Jovi®   

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