We Asked Movie Buffs To Match The Movie To The Actor And They Couldn't. Who Can?

There are some films that have hit the big screen and have become absolutely iconic in the minds of moviegoers, with individual scenes being instantly recognizable and different segments of dialogue being remembered word-for-word. Yet, there are other equally memorable films that seem to get a bit confused for others due to the actor's portrayal. There are some actors in Hollywood that have really made a name for themselves because of their incredible acting talent and their ability to truly embody a role. Many of these actors have become favorites in Hollywood and have consistently chosen roles that have helped them to catapult their careers. Yet, with so many different roles under their belt, it can get a tad confusing for some to accurately remember the films in association with each individual character portrayal.

On the other hand, there have been other characters that have become truly iconic on the big screen, but it can be difficult to place the film. From the plethora of period dramas that have hit the silver screen to various war films that all seem to blend together for some, it's interesting to see how many true movie buffs can accurately match the movies to their prospective actors.

1What is the name of the film that starred Al Pacino in the lead role when this film was released in 1972?

Al Pacino is an actor that has starred in a number of films throughout his lengthy career in the entertainment industry and many of them have gone on to become seen as absolutely iconic in the minds of moviegoers. This particular film was released way back in 1972 but that hasn't stopped the film from being instantly recognized by generations young and old. What is the name of the film that starred Al Pacino in the lead role when this film was released in 1972?

2What is the name of the movie that first featured Robert Pattinson as the glittering vampire, Edward Cullen?

When Stephenie Meyer's famed book series was slated to transition onto the big screen, fans were thrilled to see their favorite characters come to life on the big screen. With the book series already having a huge fan base, it came as no surprise that the film adaptations would help the main cast of characters become huge stars in Hollywood. Yet, not everyone was completely happy with the way Robert Pattinson portrayed this particular character. What is the name of the movie that first featured Robert Pattinson as the glittering vampire, Edward Cullen?

3What is the name of the movie that starred Taylor Kitsch as the X-Men character, Gambit?

While there were a number of X-Men characters that really seemed to revel in playing the role of the superhero, not everyone thrived to use their mutant powers to fight evil. Gambit is a character that seems far more interested in helping himself but that hasn't stopped him from being a favorite amongst the comic book fans. Taylor Kitsch once filled the role of Gambit on the big screen. What is the name of the movie that starred Taylor Kitsch as the X-Men character, Gambit?

4What is the name of the movie that starred Samuel L. Jackson as the character, Elijah Price?

Samuel L. Jackson is an actor that has starred in a number of films that featured characters that became iconic in the minds of the public. This particular role was extremely unique since in true M. Night Shyamalan fashion, there was a major twist at the end of the film. Jackson portrayed the character, Elijah Price, that had a mysterious persona throughout the film and a shocking twist at the end. What is the name of the movie that starred Samuel L. Jackson as the character, Elijah Price?

5What is the name of the movie that starred Topher Grace as a villainous character?

When Topher Grace first started garnering a name for himself as the timid but friendly character on That '70s Show, no one could have guessed that he would one day portray a villainous character from a Spider-Man film. Yet, Grace eventually transitioned to act on the big screen and ultimately landed a role in the Spider-Man film series as the Eddie Brock character that also became Venom. What is the name of the movie that starred Topher Grace as a villainous character?

6What is the name of the film that starred Uma Thurman as the superhero character, G-Girl?

Uma Thurman is an actress that has consistently proven that she can really perform in an action film. While she's starred in other films that have showcased her dramatic skills, it seems like people remember her best for the films that show off her fighting skills and acrobatics. This particular film showed moviegoers how she could portray a superhero character and there was definitely some comedy mixed in. What is the name of the film that starred Uma Thurman as the superhero character, G-Girl?

7What is the name of the film that starred Will Smith as the character, Deadshot?

Will Smith is an actor that is no stranger to portraying action heroes on the big screen since a number of his roles has featured him having to either save the world or at least fight various "bad guys." Yet, this particular film put a bit of a twist to that notion since he was definitely seen as a reluctant hero that was still out for himself. What is the name of the film that starred Will Smith as the character, Deadshot?

8What is the name of the film that starred Sean Penn portraying the character, Mickey Cohen?

Sean Penn is an actor that has garnered a reputation for really giving his all to every character he has taken on and that was definitely the case for this particular role. He starred as the infamous real-life criminal, Mickey Cohen, in a drama that told the story of both sides of the law. It was interesting to see law enforcement not adhering strictly to the guidelines set by the law in order to bring down Cohen's criminal organization. What is the name of the film that starred Sean Penn portraying the character, Mickey Cohen?

9What is the name of the film that starred Billy Zane as the character, Caledon Hockley?

When this film was slated to be released, there were some people that weren't thrilled to see yet another period drama about a real life tragedy hit the big screen. Yet, the film became a huge hit and left the world with a plethora of iconic scenes. Billy Zane played the character, Caledon Hockley, who was a huge part of the love triangle storyline. What is the name of the film that starred Billy Zane as the character, Caledon Hockley?

10What is the name of the movie that portrayed Joe Pesci as the hotheaded character, Tommy DeVito?

Joe Pesci is an actor that has starred in a number of different roles throughout his career and they haven't all been in mobster films. However, it seems like he is best remembered for the characters that he's portrayed in mobster-related films. In this particular film, it seemed like even his friends were weary of his ultra-compulsive nature and quick to anger personality. What is the name of the movie that portrayed Joe Pesci as the hotheaded character, Tommy DeVito?

11What is the name of the movie that starred Antonio Banderas as the leader of a vampire group that put on live stage shows?

Antonio Banderas is an actor that has starred in a number of truly memorable films throughout his career and he's thought of as quite unique in his acting skill. From his tall, dark, and handsome good looks to his signature voice, Banderas is instantly recognizable when he's on the big screen. Yet, some of his roles can tend to blend together for those that aren't completely familiar. What is the name of the movie that starred Antonio Banderas as the leader of a vampire group that put on live stage shows?

12What is the name of the film that starred Matt Damon as the character, Mark Watney?

Space exploration has always been a hugely popular theme for big screen movies but it seems like the fascination has grown significantly in recent years. The technology has improved greatly in filmmaking and the films that delve into space storylines have really captivate audiences. Matt Damon is just one of the actors that found himself in space for a big screen film and this one was a huge hit at the box office. What is the name of the film that starred Matt Damon as the character, Mark Watney?

13What is the name of the film that starred Robin Wright as the character, Jenny?

Robin Wright is an actress that has appeared in a number of hugely successful films throughout her lengthy career. One of the most memorable roles she had was all the way back in 1987 when she starred as Princess Buttercup in the fan favorite film, The Princess Bride. Yet, this wasn't the only time when she starred in an iconic film since her Jenny character in this film seems to be instantly recognizable. What is the name of the film that starred Robin Wright as the character, Jenny?

14What is the name of the film that starred Ryan Gosling as the character, Noah?

When Ryan Gosling starred in this 2004 film, there was already a huge amount of buzz around the film because of the huge amount of fans that were familiar with the book. While the love triangle aspect of the storyline was a huge draw to the film, it was Ryan Gosling's portrayal that really resonated with moviegoers. The film constantly finds itself at the top of the list for romance films in Hollywood and it has helped to really boost Gosling's career. What is the name of the film that starred Ryan Gosling as the character, Noah?

15What is the name of the film that starred Steven Bauer as the character, Manny Ribera?

This particular film has always been thought of as a bit unique since it's not the typical Italian gangster story. While it definitely showcased a criminal underworld and complex dynamics with those in power, it also was a "rags to riches" story that really showcased the story arcs of the characters. Steven Bauer starred as the character, Manny Ribera, and was an individual that moviegoers really seemed to root for throughout the film. What is the name of the film that starred Steven Bauer as the character, Manny Ribera?

16What is the name of the film that starred Jack Nicholson as a caretaker at a haunted hotel?

Jack Nicholson is an actor that has consistently proven that he can portray any type of character throughout his lengthy and successful career. There have been a number of films that showcased him as one of the "good guys" but he's also played a fair share of "bad guys." He's never been pigeon-holed into one type of role and he's always made a huge mark on moviegoers with each character he's played. What is the name of the film that starred Jack Nicholson as a caretaker at a haunted hotel?

17What is the name of the film that starred Tom Hanks as a kid that got a surprise wish come true?

There aren't many actors that can boast having the same sort of success as Tom Hanks. Despite having started his acting career as a cross-dressing man in the television series, Bosom Buddies, he's evolved into one of Hollywood's most successful and beloved big screen actors. While he's definitely starred in a number of films that delved into some ultra-emotional scenes, that doesn't mean that he hasn't appeared in some lighter feel good films over the years. What is the name of the film that starred Tom Hanks as a kid that got a surprise wish come true?

18What is the name of the film that starred Jodie Foster and ultimately inspired an assassination attempt on the president?

There are a number of actors and actresses that have had to deal with their fair share of obsessed fans throughout their careers, from stalkers to home invaders just trying to get close to their favorite stars. Yet, nothing beats the case of John Hinckley, a man that became so obsessed with Jodie Foster after seeing this particular film and hoped to impress her by shooting then-President Ronald Reagan. What is the name of the film that starred Jodie Foster and ultimately inspired an assassination attempt on the president?

19What is the name of the film that starred James Caan as a writer that was kidnapped by an obsessed fan?

This 1990 film featured an all-star cast, with the likes of Kathy Bates and Lauren Bacall. Yet, it was James Caan that played the main role of the writer, Paul Sheldon. The film showcased a storyline that centered around an obsessed fan of his work and the intense emotional connection she seemed to have with the characters in his books. What is the name of the film that starred James Caan as a writer that was kidnapped by an obsessed fan?

20What is the name of the film that featured Johnny Depp as an undercover law enforcement agent that seemed to want to change his allegiance to the other side?

Johnny Depp is an actor that has starred in a number of ultra-memorable roles throughout his career but has really captivated audiences through his over-the-top characters. From appearing as Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series to his role as the Mad Hatter, moviegoers have become accustomed to seeing him portray eclectic characters. Yet, that doesn't mean that they have all been like that. What is the name of the film that featured Johnny Depp as an undercover law enforcement agent that seemed to want to change his allegiance to the other side?

21What is the name of the film that starred Sam Neill as a leader in a futuristic vampire society?

Quite often, audiences are used to seeing Sam Neill portraying one of the "good guys" on the big screen. While he's portrayed different characters in numerous films throughout his career, one of his most well-known portrayals was the lead character in the 1993 film, Jurassic Park. Yet, this particular film showcases his dark side since he portrayed a leader in a futuristic society that just so happens to be filled with vampires. What is the name of the film that starred Sam Neill as a leader in a futuristic vampire society?

22What is the name of the film that starred Morgan Freeman as a driver for a character played by Jessica Tandy?

Morgan Freeman is an actor that has had a hugely successful career and it hasn't seemed to lose steam, even after he's reached a particular age. Hollywood has often been criticized for a lack luster amount of roles that are available for actresses after they reach a certain age but that isn't always the same for male actors. In fact, some of Morgan Freeman's most memorable roles were long after he acquired his first grey hair. What is the name of the film that starred Morgan Freeman as a driver for a character played by Jessica Tandy?

23What is the name of the film that starred Tim Robbins portraying the character, Andy Dufresne?

While there have been some films that have featured a storyline with a character dealing with incarceration, none have made such an intense impression with moviegoers as this particular film. It wasn't just the question of the Andy Dufresne's innocence that made the storyline so engaging since the corruption of the prison officials was also a huge part of the film. Moviegoers were constantly rooting for the main character and couldn't be happier at the end of the film. What is the name of the film that starred Tim Robbins portraying the character, Andy Dufresne?

24What is the name of the film that starred Chloë Grace Moretz as a young werewolf?

There aren't many young actresses that have had the same success as Chloë Grace Moretz. While other young actors often get one or two great roles and then start to dwindle in their role opportunities, Moretz has continued to obtain hit roles with each new film. She's starred as everything from a crimefighting superhero to a young vampire and she's made quite a name for herself in Hollywood. What is the name of the film that starred Chloë Grace Moretz as a young werewolf?

25What is the name of the film that starred Angelina Jolie as a character within a mental health institution?

Angelina Jolie has long been considered one of Hollywood's most beautiful actresses to grace the silver screen but that doesn't mean that she has only chosen roles that have highlighted her beauty. While Gia and the Lara Croft: Tomb Raider films were definitely filled with scenes that showcased her beauty, there were other films that delved into a more emotional showing of her acting skills. What is the name of the film that starred Angelina Jolie as a character within a mental health institution?

26What is the name of the film that starred Cameron Diaz as a highly desired woman with a brother with a mental disability?

When Cameron Diaz first appeared on the big screen as the impossibly beautiful blonde in The Mask, it was immediately evident that she had made an impression on moviegoers. It didn't take her long to appear in a number of other leading lady roles but it was this particular film that really showcased her overall appeal to the world. What is the name of the film that starred Cameron Diaz as a highly desired woman with a brother with a mental disability?

27What is the name of the film that starred Ice Cube as a university student during a school shooting event?

When this film was released in 1995, the theme of a mass shooter at a university was absolutely shocking. Yet, increased cases like these in the news have actually become far more common. Tragedies like these in the headlines have only brought people to look at this particular film in a whole new light since it told the story of the shooter, as well as the people that surrounded him. What is the name of the film that starred Ice Cube as a university student during a school shooting event?

28What is the name of the film that starred Taral Hicks as the character, Jane, a girl starting a romance with a boy from the other side of town?

While the heart of this film centered around the lifestyle and societal impact of the mafia within a certain community, the lead character's storyline was more about a coming-of-age tale. It really showcased the impact of those around him had on his persona and the love story angle really seemed to resonate with moviegoers. What is the name of the film that starred Taral Hicks as the character, Jane, a girl starting a romance with a boy from the other side of town?

29What is the name of the film that featured Alice Braga as a woman traveling with a small boy in an apocalyptic society?

While there has been a number of zombie storylines that have been featured on the big screen, this particular film was a bit unique in the way that it told the story of how the world came to a demise. Alice Braga was one of the side characters but she became hugely influential in what happened to the main character, and the rest of the world. What is the name of the film that featured Alice Braga as a woman traveling with a small boy in an apocalyptic society?

30What is the name of the film that starred Luke Evans portraying a vampire?

Luke Evans is an actor that has had an incredible amount of success through the roles he's chosen to portray on the big screen. While other actors would be happy to have a role in just one iconic film, Evans seems to really known how to pick his roles. He's starred in big name films like the 2017 remake of Beauty and the Beast, as well as The Hobbit film series. What is the name of the film that starred Luke Evans portraying a vampire?

31What is the name of the film that starred Nicole Kidman as a villainous character in a world that contained a pursuit for dust?

When this film was adapted to the big screen from a hugely successful book series, there was a large amount of speculation as to how it would fare at the box office. While there were some people that really seemed to resonate with the storyline, the world is still waiting for the rest of the story to come to life on the big screen. What is the name of the film that starred Nicole Kidman as a villainous character in a world that contained a pursuit for dust?

32What is the name of the film that starred Tom Hanks as a man reluctantly living inside an airport?

Tom Hanks is an actor that can seemingly play any type of role on the big screen and completely convince moviegoers of the role that he intends to portray. That was definitely the case with this particular film, even though he was telling the story of a man that hails from a country that doesn't even exist and had to adopt a completely different persona for the role. What is the name of the film that starred Tom Hanks as a man reluctantly living inside an airport?

33What is the name of the film that starred Ben Affleck as the angel, Bartleby?

When Ben Affleck and Matt Damon first started to garner names for themselves in the entertainment industry, people just couldn't seem to get enough of their bromance. They had an amazing amount of chemistry with one another since they had known each other prior to their rise to fame. This particular film was a great collaboration with the both of them and quickly became a favorite on the big screen. What is the name of the film that starred Ben Affleck as the angel, Bartleby?

34What is the name of the film that starred Saoirse Ronan as a woman within a parasitic society?

Saoirse Ronana is considered one of Hollywood's youngest rising stars due to her incredible acting talent and her amazing choices in picking roles for the big screen. She's starred in everything from period dramas to coming-of-age comedies and she has been consistently heralded for her skills as an actress. This particular film featured her character in a bit of a love triangle but it also showed that she could appear in a Sci-Fi drama with a bit of action. What is the name of the film that starred Saoirse Ronan as a woman within a parasitic society?

35What is the name of the film that starred Bradley Cooper as a character afflicted with Bipolar Disorder?

When this film first debuted, it was seen as more of a smaller movie that was perfect as an Indie flick. Yet, it quickly became clear that the storyline had universal appeal and there was something truly special about the chemistry of the cast. Bradley Cooper was heralded for his amazing ability to play the role of a man that was battling Bipolar Disorder and it really helped to open people's eyes about mental health. What is the name of the film that starred Bradley Cooper as a character afflicted with Bipolar Disorder?

36What is the name of the film that starred Harrison Ford as the original portrayal of Rick Deckard?

There aren't many people in Hollywood that can boast having such a stellar acting career like Harrison Ford. While some actors would feel lucky enough just to star in one memorable role on the big screen, it seems like practically every film that Ford has chosen has gone on to become truly iconic in the minds of moviegoers. This particular film showcased his talent as an action star, as well as featuring some dramatic and emotional scenes. What is the name of the film that starred Harrison Ford as the original portrayal of Rick Deckard?

37What movie has The Rock and a giant gorilla?

When Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson first started to make a name for himself in the world of professional wrestling, no one could have guessed how big of a star he would become as a Hollywood actor. Yet, he's starred in a number of leading roles throughout his career and is currently thought of as one of Hollywood's most successful action stars. What is the name of the film that starred Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and his incredible relationship with a giant gorilla?

38What is the name of the film that originally starred Jennifer Lawrence as the character, Katniss Everdeen?

When Jennifer Lawrence first started making a name for herself as an actress, she wasn't exactly being seen as the Academy Award-winning actress she is today. Her TV role on the sitcom, The Bill Engvall Show, didn't allow her to show that much range as an actress but she eventually transitioned to the big screen. It didn't take her long to really grab the attention of Hollywood and that became blatantly clear when she starred as the character, Katniss Everdeen. What is the name of the film that originally starred Jennifer Lawrence as the character, Katniss Everdeen?

39What is the name of the film that starred Samuel L. Jackson as a hired assassin named Jules?

Samuel L. Jackson is an actor that has really solidified himself as truly skilled on the big screen. There have been a number of his roles that have become iconic in the minds of moviegoers and there are even ultra-memorable scenes that people can recite by heart due to his amazing portrayals. This particular film features one of his most well-known roles and helped to really catapult his career in Hollywood. What is the name of the film that starred Samuel L. Jackson as a hired assassin named Jules?

40What is the name of the film that starred Vin Diesel as a soldier in World War II?

When most people think of the many different character portrayals that Vin Diesel has taken on over the years, they don't always immediately think about the period dramas that he's starred in because of some of the more well-known blockbuster hits. While may people can't help but immediately associate his name with the Fast & Furious film series, this particular film by far had a more lasting impression on the world. What is the name of the film that starred Vin Diesel as a soldier in World War II?

41What is the name of the film that starred James Woods as the pimp character, Lester Diamond?

Despite the fact that people don't often think of James Woods as being part of the main cast of characters in this iconic mobster film, his character was actually a huge part of the storyline. The Lester Diamond pimp character had a huge impact on the main cast of characters and it was a big part of the storyline, as well as the end of the film. What is the name of the film that starred James Woods as the pimp character, Lester Diamond?

42What is the name of the film that starred Robert Downey Jr. as a reporter that got way too close to the story?

While Robert Downey Jr. has made quite an impression on moviegoers with his portrayal of Iron Man on the big screen, he's actually had quite a stellar acting career that dates all the way back to the early 1980s. While he's gone through some tumultuous times in his personal life, he's always been heralded for his ability to really delve into the character he intends to portray. What is the name of the film that starred Robert Downey Jr. as a reporter that got way too close to the story?

43What is the name of the film that starred Martin Freeman as the space traveler, Arthur Dent?

Martin Freeman has starred in a number of ultra-memorable roles throughout his career, on both the big and small screen. From playing a young Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit film series to playing the iconic Dr. Watson character in the Sherlock television series, Freeman seems to be able to completely transform himself into the character that he portrays. The same was true for when he starred as Arthur Dent in this fan favorite film. What is the name of the film that starred Martin Freeman as the space traveler, Arthur Dent?

44What is the name of the film that starred Woody Harrelson as a character navigating through the zombie apocalypse?

Woody Harrelson is an actor that has been known to have a huge range to his acting talent throughout his lengthy and successful career in the entertainment industry. While he's been able to completely convince moviegoers of his psychopathic tendencies in some films, he's shown a much softer side in a number of other films. This particular film showed off his skills as an action star but it was also infused with emotion and comedy. What is the name of the film that starred Woody Harrelson as a character navigating through the zombie apocalypse?

45What is the name of the film that starred Al Pacino as the devil?

Al Pacino is an actor that has truly made a name for himself in the entertainment industry and has earned the respect of everyone in Hollywood through his iconic portrayals in films like The Godfather Trilogy and Scarface. Yet, he's proven that he is far from being a pigeon-holed actor and this particular film showcased how he could bring the same intensity and acting skill to a completely different role. What is the name of the film that starred Al Pacino as the devil?

46What is the name of the film that starred Javier Bardem as a murderous assassin named Anton?

Prior to starring in this particular film, Javier Bardem had already starred in a number of different roles on the big screen. Yet, it was this particular role as the murderous assassin named Anton that really seemed to make people sit up and take notice. While people were still rooting for the main character to survive, the intensity and psychotic nature of Bardem's character was truly fascinating. What is the name of the film that starred Javier Bardem as a murderous assassin named Anton?

47What is the name of the film that starred Dane DeHaan as one of the characters within a group of friends that suddenly get powers akin to a superhero?

There are a number of different films that have showcased indiivduals obtaining superhero like abilities but there was something truly unique about this particular storyline. A group of three friends suddenly came into contact with material that gave them superhero-like characters but they weren't exactly going out to go fight crime. What is the name of the film that starred Dane DeHaan as one of the characters within a group of friends that suddenly get powers akin to a superhero?

48What is the name of the film that starred Ashton Kutcher in a film about changing things by jumping through time?

There have been a number of different films that have had storylines that delve into jumping through time but there was something quite different about this film. Rather than obtaining a hot tub time machine or getting powers from a superhero, the time-jumping ability seemed to be genetic. It was interesting to see how the main character was able to change things in the future by changing aspects of the past. What is the name of the film that starred Ashton Kutcher in a film about changing things by jumping through time?

49What is the name of the film that starred Alicia Silverstone as Batgirl?

Alicia Silverstone became a huge figure on the big screen during the 1990s after garnering a name for herself from starring in the Aerosmith music videos. She became a huge favorite to cast on the big screen and she even landed a role in a Batman film. There have been a number of different Batman films to hit the silver screen but this particular film was quite unique in its characters. What is the name of the film that starred Alicia Silverstone as Batgirl?

50What is the name of the movie that starred Zazie Beetz as the character, Domino?

Despite the fact that Zazie Beetz has acted in a number of roles prior to starring as the Domino character on the big screen, it was this character that really seemed to make people sit up and take notice. She was seen as just a side character in the film but that doesn't mean that she wasn't noticed. In fact, many people felt like she stole the show. What is the name of the movie that starred Zazie Beetz as the character, Domino?

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