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The Sunshine Boys (film): Quiz


Question 1: ________ originally was asked to direct, but he was more interested in playing the role of Lewis and declined the offer.
Woody AllenWoody Allen filmographyVicky Cristina BarcelonaAnnie Hall

Question 2: Benny was forced to withdraw after being diagnosed with the ________ that would soon kill him, and recommended his friend Burns, who had not been in a film since 1939, for the role.
Islet cell carcinomaICD-10 Chapter II: NeoplasmsCholangiocarcinomaPancreatic cancer

Question 3: The film won an ________ and was nominated for three others: [4]
Academy Award for Best PictureAcademy AwardAcademy Award for Best DirectorAcademy Award for Best Actor

Question 4: This would be Matthau's last Neil Simon movie until 1982's I Ought to Be in Pictures with ________ and Dinah Manoff.
Liza MinnelliAnn-MargretBette MidlerMeryl Streep

Question 5: ________ for Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy (winner)
Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy67th Golden Globe AwardsGolden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion PictureGolden Globe Award

Question 6: Initially, Bob Hope and ________ were proposed for the leads, but Simon was opposed to the idea, as he felt the roles required Jewish comedians.
Bing CrosbyJames CagneyAl JolsonDavid Niven

Question 7: ________ for Best Supporting Actor (Burns, winner)
Academy AwardAcademy Award for Best ActorAcademy Award for Best PictureAcademy Award for Best Director

Question 8: The Sunshine Boys (1975) at the ________
Box Office MojoCDNOWAmazon.comInternet Movie Database

Question 9: [2] Several actors, including Phil Silvers auditioned, and the roles eventually were given to real-life vaudevillian veterans Red Skelton and ________.
Donald O'ConnorBob HopeJames Stewart (actor)Jack Benny


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