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How Well Do You Know "American Beauty"?

The film your parents still like to analyze to sound "hip." Well, and you thought it was pretty cool, too.

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  1. 1. What is the one thing Jane wishes she could change about her body?

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    Her breasts.
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    Her butt.
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    Her nose.
  2. 2. What is the name of Kevin Spacey's character?

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    Chaz Lipman
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    Lester Burnham
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    Bill Strecker
  3. 3. What is the job Kevin Spacey quits?

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    Telemarketer.
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    Life insurance salesman with Homestate Mutual.
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    Magazine writer at "Media Monthly" magazine.
  4. 4. Why does Lester start working out?

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    He wants to feel healthier.
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    He wants to look good naked.
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    He wants to be able to beat up a guy.
  5. 5. What is the magazine Angela has "been in once" in which she "looked fat," according to one of her peers?

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    Teen magazine.
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    Seventeen magazine.
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    Redbook magazine.
  6. 6. What is Ricky's "cover" job so his dad doesn't catch onto his drug dealing?

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    Catering waiter.
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    Sells Cutco knives door-to-door.
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    Filming weddings and events.
  7. 7. Which of the following things does Ricky NOT film?

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    His teacher.
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    A dead bird.
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    A plastic bag.
  8. 8. What's the name of the fast food chain where Lester begins working?

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    Happy Burger
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    Carl's Jr.
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    Mr. Smiley's
  9. 9. Lester famously throws a plate of what at the wall during this dinner scene?

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    Arugula
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    Chicken parmesan
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    Asparagus
  10. 10. What is Ricky's father's secret?

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    He's not Ricky's real father.
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    He's gay.
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    He was a war deserter.
  11. 11. What stops Lester from hooking up with Angela?

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    He finds out she's underage when she said she was 18.
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    He sees a photo of his daughter just before going through with the deed.
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    Angela tells him it's her first time.
  12. 12. Angela's worst fear: " I don't think that there's anything worse than being _______."

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    Ordinary
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    Ugly
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    A virgin
  13. 13. "American Beauty" is also the name of...

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    A short story by Nabokov.
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    A breed of roses.
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    A strain of weed Ricky sells to Lester.
  14. 14. Did "American Beauty" win the Oscar for "Best Picture"?

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    Yes
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    No
 
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