Statistics for 250 Movies Adapted from Short Stories

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  • The average score is 16 of 250

Answer Stats

ActorYearAuthorTitle or PublicationAnswer% Correct
Wil Wheaton1986Stephen KingThe BodyStand by Me
73%
Robert Downey Jr.2009Sir Arthur Conan DoyleThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1892)Sherlock Holmes
60%
Keir Dullea1968Arthur C. ClarkeThe Sentinel2001: A Space Odyssey
53%
Jeff Goldblum1986George LangelaanPlayboy (1957)The Fly
53%
Bette Davis1950Mary OrrThe Wisdom of EveAll About Eve
47%
Heath Ledger2005Annie ProulxThe New Yorker (1997)Brokeback Mountain
47%
Guy Pearce2000Jonathan NolanMemento MoriMemento
47%
Hilary Swank2004Jerry BoydRope Burns: Stories from the CornerMillion Dollar Baby
47%
Johnny Depp1999Washington IrvingThe Legend of Sleepy HollowSleepy Hollow
47%
Roger Moore1981Ian FlemingFor Your Eyes Only (1960)For Your Eyes Only
40%
Tom Cruise2002Philip K. DickFantastic Universe (1952)Minority Report
40%
Roger Moore1983Ian FlemingOctopussy and the Living Daylights (1966)Octopussy
40%
Roger Moore1985Ian FlemingFrom a View to a KillA View to a Kill
33%
Timothy Dalton1987Ian FlemingOctopussy and the Living Daylights (1966)The Living Daylights
33%
Arnold Schwarzenegger1990Philip K. DickWe Can Remember It For You WholesaleTotal Recall
33%
Robin Williams1999Isaac AsimovThe Bicentennial ManBicentennial Man
27%
James Stewart1954Cornell WoolrichIt Had to Be MurderRear Window
27%
James Caan1975William HarrisonRoller Ball MurderRollerball
27%
John Travolta1977Nik CohnTribal Rites of the New Saturday NightSaturday Night Fever
27%
Brad Pitt2008F. Scott FitzgeraldCollier's (1922)The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
27%
Arnold Schwarzenegger1987Stephen KingThe Long WalkThe Running Man
27%
Eddie Murphy1983Mark TwainThe Million Pound Bank NoteTrading Places
27%
Haley Joel Osment2001Brian AldissSupertoys Last All Summer LongA.I. Artificial Intelligence
20%
Crispin Glover2001Herman MelvilleBartleby the ScrivenerBartleby
20%
Gary Cooper1952John W. CunninghamThe Tin StarHigh Noon
20%
Paris Hilton2005Charles Spencer BeldenThe Wax WorksHouse of Wax
20%
Timothy Dalton1989Ian FlemingFor Your Eyes Only (1960)Licence to Kill
20%
Daniel Craig2008Ian FlemingFor Your Eyes Only (1960)Quantum of Solace
20%
John Wayne1950James Warner BellahMission with No RecordRio Grande
20%
James Spader2002Mary GaitskillBad Behavior( 1989)Secretary
20%
Johnny Depp2004Stephen KingSecret Window, Secret GardenSecret Window
20%
Matt Damon2011Philip K. DickAdjustment TeamThe Adjustment Bureau
20%
Martin Landau1979Edgar Allan PoeThe House of UsherThe Fall of the House of Usher
20%
Edward Norton2006Steven MillhauserEisenheim the IllusionistThe Illusionist
20%
Claude Rains1933H.G. WellsPearson's Weekly (1897)The Invisible Man
20%
Michael Redgrave1962Alan StillitoeThe Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1952)The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
20%
Ben Stiller2013James OrrThe New Yorker (1939)The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
20%
Don Johnson1975Harlan EllisonNew Worlds (1969)A Boy and His Dog
13%
Richard Harris1970Dorothy M. JohnsonColliers (1950)A Man Called Horse
13%
David Hemmings1966Julio CortazarLas babas del diablo (The Devil's Drool)Blow Up
13%
Nastassja Kinski1982Val LewtonThe BagheetaCat People
13%
Will Ferrell2010Raymond CarverWhy Don't You DanceEverything Must Go
13%
John Wayne1948James Warner BellahMassacreFort Apache
13%
Joaquin Phoenix1997Sue MillerInventing the Abbots and Other Stories (1987)Inventing the Abbots
13%
Chevy Chase1989John HughesChristmas '59National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
13%
Beverly D'Angelo1983John HughesVacation '58National Lampoon's Vacation
13%
Toshiro Mifune1950Ryunosuke AkutagawaIn a GroveRashomon
13%
Hugh Jackman2011Richard MathesonSteelReal Steel
13%
Jeffrey Combs1985H.P. LovecraftHerbert West-ReanimatorRe-Animator
13%
Claire Danes2005Steve MartinHyperion (2000)Shopgirl
13%
Adriana Caselotti1937The Brothers GrimmGrimm's Fairy Tales (1812)Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
13%
Glenn Close2001James A. MichenerTales of the South PacificSouth Pacific
13%
Mandy Moore2010The Brothers GrimmRapunzelTangled
13%
Anjelica Huston1987Joyce Carol OatesDubliners (1914)The Dead
13%
Keith Carradine1976Joseph ConradThe DuelThe Duelists
13%
Jeff Fahey1992Stephen KingCavalier (1975)The Lawnmower Man
13%
Keri Russell1996Shirley JacksonThe New Yorker (1948)The Lottery
13%
Sean Connery1975Rudyard KiplingThe Phantom Rickshaw and Other Eerie Tales (1888)The Man Who Would Be King
13%
Andy Griffith1957Budd SchulbergYour Arkansas TravelerA Face in the Crowd
7%
Amy Adams2016Ted ChiangStory of Your LifeArrival
7%
Winona Ryder1996James SalterTwenty MinutesBoys
7%
Ilene Woods1950The Brothers GrimmGrimm's Fairy Tales (1812)Cinderella
7%
Jennifer Connelly2005Koji SuzukiFloating WaterDark Water
7%
Donald Sutherland1973Daphne du MaurierNot After MidnightDon't Look Now
7%
Dennis Quaid1985Barry B. LongyearIsaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine (1978)Enemy Mine
7%
Marlon Brando1955Damon RunyonThe Idyll of Miss Sarah BrownGuys and Dolls
7%
Andrew Robinson1987Clive BarkerThe Hellbound HeartHellraiser
7%
Clark Gable1934Samuel Hopkins AdamsNight BusIt Happened One Night
7%
Keanu Reeves1995William GibsonOmni (1981)Johnny Mnemonic
7%
Andrea Libman1995The Brothers GrimmLittle Red CapLittle Red Riding Hood
7%
Mel Gibson1994Louis L'AmourStage WestMaverick
7%
John Wayne1939Ernest HavcoxThe Stage to LordsburgStagecoach
7%
Johnny Weissmuller1932Edgar Rice BurroughsJungle Tales of TarzanTarzan the Ape Man
7%
Cameron Diaz2009Richard MathesonButton, ButtonThe Box
7%
Dean Stockwell1970H.P. LovecraftWeird Tales (1929)The Dunwich Horror
7%
Ralph Richardson1948Graham GreeneThe Basement RoomThe Fallen Idol
7%
Ava Gardner1946Ernest HemingwayScribner's Magazine (1927)The Killers
7%
Marilyn Monroe1961Arthur MillerEsquire (1957)The Misfits
7%
Burt Lancaster1968John CheeverThe New Yorker (1964)The Swimmer
7%
Rose McGowan2016Edgar Allan PoeThe Pioneeer (1843)The Tell-Tale Heart
7%
Kurt Russell1982Don A. StuartWho Goes There?The Thing
7%
Roddy Piper1988Ray NelsonEight O'Clock in the MorningThey Live
7%
John Cusack2007Stephen KingEverything's Eventual (2002)1408
0%
James Garner1964Roald DahlBeware of the Dog36 Hours
0%
Leslie Cheung1987Pu SonglingThe Magic SwordA Chinese Ghost Story
0%
Anthony LaPaglia2014Stephen KingFull Dark, No Stars (2010)A Good Marriage
0%
Kristin Scott Thomas1995A.S. ByattMorpho EugeniaAngels & Insects
0%
Bradley M. Egen2005Ambrose BierceThe San Francisco Examiner (1890)An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge
0%
Keri Russell2021Nick AntoscaThe Quiet BoyAntlers
0%
Hiroshi Yamamoto2016Franz KafkaA Hunger ArtistArtist of Fasting
0%
Kiefer Sutherland1998Tim O'BrienSweetheart of the Song Tra BongA Soldier's Sweetheart
0%
Richard Burns2005Ray BradburyColliers (1952)A Sound of Thunder
0%
Julie Christie2006Alice MunroThe Bear Came Over the MountainAway from Her
0%
Richard Devon1960Philip RothExpect the VandalsBattle of Blood Island
0%
Gregory Peck1964Emeric PressburgerKilling a Mouse on SundayBehold a Pale Horse
0%
Edgar Buchanan1948Mark TwainThe Celebrated Juimping Frog of Calaveras CountyBest Man Wins
0%
Devon Cummings2020Flannery O'ConnorA Good Man is Hard to FindBlack Hearts Bleed Red
0%
Edie Dakota2012Leo TolstoyMaster and ManBoxing Day
0%
Porsche Lynn2018Lawrence blockTwo-Fisted Detective Stories (1959)Bride of Violence
0%
Robert Hays1981Bret HarteThe Luck of Roaring CampCalifornia Gold Rush
0%
Virginia Madsen1992Clive BarkerThe ForbiddenCandyman
0%
Cheech Marin1995Mark TwainA Ghost StoryCharlie's Ghost Story
0%
Peter Horton1984Stephen KingNight Shift (1978)Children of the Corn
0%
Sheryl Lee2002Truman CapoteA Tree of Night and Other Stories (1949)Children on Their Birthdays
0%
John Klemantaski2008Ray BradburyAmazing Stories (1946)Chrysalis
0%
Dabney Coleman1984Cornell WoolrichThe Boy Cried MurderCloak & Dagger
0%
Crystal Laws Green2006H.P. LovecraftTales of Magic and Mystery (1928)Cool Air
0%
Dana Andrews1957M.R. JamesCasting the RunesCurse of the Demon
0%
Ezra Godden2001H.P. LovecraftThe Shadow Over InnsmouthDagon
0%
Gary Baxter2019Mark TwainThe Mysterious StrangerDay of the Stranger
0%
David Carradine1975Ib MelchiorThe RacerDeath Race 2000
0%
Vincent Price1963Guy de MaupassantThe HorlaDiary of a Madman
0%
Christian Slater2009Stephen KingNightmares & Dreamscapes (1993)Dolan's Cadillac
0%
Jackson Rathbone2006Clive BarkerBooks of Blood (1984)Dread
0%
Mark Lewis Jones2016Edgar Allan PoeThe LighthouseEdgar Allan Poe's: Lighthouse Keeper
0%
Sabu1937Rudyard KiplingToomal of the ElephantsElephant Boy
0%
Joan Collins1977H.G. WellsThe Strand Magazine (1905)Empire of the Ants
0%
Barbara Stanwyck1955Kenneth Taylor PerkinsBow Tamely to MeEscape to Burma
0%
Ivan Mozzhukhin1918Leo TolstoyThomas, Nelson & Sons (1911)Father Sergius
0%
Marshall Thompson1958Amelia Reynolds LongThe Thought MonsterFiend Without a Face
0%
Stephen Lowry1955W.W. JacobsThe InterruptionFootsteps in the Fog
0%
Isabelle Weingarten1971Fyodor DostoyevskyWhite NightsFour Nights of a Dreamer
0%
Wallace Ford1932Tod RobbinsSpursFreaks
0%
Jeffrey Combs1986H.P. LovecraftThe Fantasy Fan (1934)From Beyond
0%
Isabelle Huppert2005Joseph ConradThe ReturnGabrielle
0%
Tsutomu Tatsumi1988Akiyuki NosakaAll for Reading (1967)Grave of the Fireflies
0%
David Andrews1990Stephen KingCavalier (1970)Graveyard Shift
0%
Jeremy Renner2013The Brothers GrimmGrimm's Fairy Tales (1812)Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
0%
Sean Astin1995Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (1961)Harrison Bergeron
0%
John Wayne1953Louis L'AmourThe Gift of CochiseHondo
0%
Elle Fanning2017Neil GaimanFragile Things (2006)How to Talk to Girls at Parties
0%
Gary Sinise2001Philip K. DickAstounding SF (1953)Impostor
0%
LeeLee Sobieski2006Henry JamesThe Turn of the ScrewIn a Dark Place
0%
Sissy Spacek2001Andre DubusKillingsIn the Bedroom
0%
Avery Whitted2019Stephen King and Joe HillEsquire (2012)In the Tall Grass
0%
Hwang Do-Yun2020Seiko TanabeJosee, the Tiger and the FishJosee
0%
Molly Parker1996Barbara GowdyWe So Seldom Look on LoveKissed
0%
Kevin Sorbo1997Robert E. HowardBy This Axe I Rule!Kull the Conqueror
0%
Barbara Luddy1955Ward GreeneHappy Dan, The Whistling DogLady and the Tramp
0%
Gerard Lanvin1983Robert SheckleyThe Prize of PerilLe Prix du Danger
0%
Scott Bakula1995Clive BarkerThe Last IllusionLord of Illusions
0%
Simon Gipps-Kent1973M.R. JamesGhost Stories of Antiquary (1904)Lost Hearts
0%
Ying Huang1995John Luther LongCentury Illustrated (1898)Madame Butterfly
0%
John Bromfield1956Edgar Allan PoeThe Gold BugManfish
0%
Emilio Estevez1986Stephen KingTrucksMaximum Overdrive
0%
Frances O'Connor2014Stephen KingGrammaMercy
0%
Kris Kristofferson1989John VarleyAir RaidMilennium
0%
Rita Hayworth1953W. Somerset MaughamMiss ThompsonMiss Sadie Thompson
0%
Gary Cooper1936Clarence Buddington KellandOpera HatMr. Deeds Goes to Town
0%
Guy Rolfe1961Ray RussellSardonicusMr. Sardonicus
0%
Betty Gilpin2020Richard CornellThe Most Dangerous GameNaked Fear
0%
Christopher Walken1998William GibsonOmni (1984)New Rose Hotel
0%
Nicolas Cage2007Philip K. DickThe Golden ManNext
0%
Michele Morgan1954Cornell WoolrichSilent as the GraveObsession
0%
Donnie Yen2008Pu SonglingThe Painted SkinPainted Skin
0%
Emma Roberts2013James FrancoScribners (2010)Palo Alto
0%
Ben Affleck2003Philip K. DickImagination (1952)Paycheck
0%
Michelle Pfeiffer2009Rick MoodyMansion on the HillPesonal Effects
0%
Bette Davis1961Damon RunyonMadame La GimpPocketful of Miracles
0%
Sean Harris2018Matthew HolnessThe New Uncanny: Tales of Unease (2008)Possum
0%
Ethan Hawke2014Robert HeinleinAre You Zombies?Predestination
0%
John Abbott1984Ray BradburyThe Creature that Time ForgotQuest
0%
Joan Collins1971John WyndhamRandom QuestQuest for Love
0%
David Dukes1986Clive BarkerBooks of Blood (1984)Rawhead Rex
0%
Charles Bronson1954Kenneth Taylor PerkinsRiding SoloRiding Shotgun
0%
Thomas Jefferson1921Washington IrvingThe Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon GentRip Van Winkle
0%
Peter Weller1995Philip K. DickSecond VarietyScreamers
0%
John Gielgund1936W. Somerset MaughamAshenden: Or the British Agent (1927)Secret Agent
0%
Jane Powell1954Steven Vincent BenetThe Sobbin' WomenSeven Brides for Seven Brothers
0%
Michael Rooker1998Bram StokerUnder the Sunset (1881)Shadow Builder
0%
Martin Sheen1998William StyronEsquire (1978)Shadrach
0%
Mari Blanchard1957Stanley G. WeinbaumThe Adaptive UltimateShe-Devil
0%
Robert Downey, Jr.2011Sir Arthur Conan DoyleThe Adventure of the Final ProblemSherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
0%
John Wayne1949James Warner BellahThe Big HuntShe Wore a Yellow Ribbon
0%
Dan Aykroyd2003Steven Vincent BenetThe Devil and Daniel WebsterShortcut to Happiness
0%
Laura Dern1985Joyce Carol OatesWhere Are You Going, Where Have You Been?Smooth Talk
0%
Tim Matheson1971Stephen KingCavalier (1974)Sometimes They Come Back
0%
Gene Wilder1970Alexandre DumasThe Corsican BrothersStart the Revolution Without Me
0%
Melvyn Douglas1980Tillie OlsenTell Me a Riddle (1961)Tell Me a Riddle
0%
Keith Carradine2014Edgar Allan PoeThe Cask of AmontilladoTerroir
0%
Fred MacMurray1961Samuel W. TaylorA Situation of GravityThe Absent-Minded Professor
0%
Lee Van Cleef1953Ray BradburyThe Fog HornThe Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
0%
Peter Cushing1974James BlishThere Shall Be No DarknessThe Beast Must Die
0%
Robert Mitchum1949Richard WormserThe Road to Carmichael'sThe Big Steal
0%
Henry Fonda1942Damon RunyonLittle PinksThe Big Street
0%
Jessica Tandy1963Daphne Du MaurierThe Apple Tree (1952)The Birds
0%
Boris Karloff1934Edgar Allan PoeThe Saturday Evening Post (1843)The Black Cat
0%
Bela Lugosi1945Robert Louis StevensonThe Pall Mall Gazette (1884)The Body Snatcher
0%
Jon Lovitz1987Thomas M. DischThe Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction (1980)The Brave Little Toaster
0%
Matt Foyer2005H.P. LovecraftWeird Tales (1928)The Call of Cthulhu
0%
Keanu Reeves2008Harry BatesFarewell to the MasterThe Day the Earth Stood Still
0%
Denise Crosby2018Stephen KingThe New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1987)The Doctor's Case
0%
Jeff Siggins1965Mark TwainA Double Barrelled Detective StoryThe Double Barreled Detective Story
0%
Kevin Kline2002Ethan CaninThe Palace ThiefThe Emperor's Club
0%
Dmitri Franko1968Nikolai GogolSt. John's EveThe Eve of Ivan Kupala FOREIGN
0%
Marie Osmond1978O. HenryThe Gift of the MagiThe Gift of Love
0%
Liam Neeson2011Ian MacKenzie JeffersGhost WalkerThe Grey
0%
Cybill Shepard1972Bruce Jay FriedmanA Change of PlanThe Heartbreak Kid
0%
Henry Proach1982Anatole FranceFrench Newspaper (1890)The Juggler of Notre Dame
0%
Barbara Stanwyck1941Monckton HoffeTwo Bad HatsThe Lady Eve
0%
Iya Savvina1960Anton CheckovRussian Thought (1899)The Lady with the Dog
0%
Bronson Pinchot1995Stephen KingFour Past Midnight (1990)The Langoliers
0%
Liev Schreiber2013Sydney J. BoundsThe AnimatorsThe Last Days on Mars
0%
Joely Richardson2007Lewis PadgettMimsy Wore the BorogovesThe Last Mimzy
0%
Elizabeth Taylor1954F. Scott FitzgeraldBabylon RevisitedThe Last Time I Saw Paris
0%
Paul Newman1958William FaulknerBarn BurningThe Long, Hot Summer
0%
Gregory Peck1947Ernest HemingwayThe Short Happy Life of Francis MacomberThe Macomber Affair
0%
Robert Englund1995Stephen KingCavalier (1972)The Mangler
0%
Claudio Brook1973Edgar Allan PoeThe System of Doctor Tarr and Professor FetherThe Mansion of Madness
0%
Tyrone Power1940Johnston McCulleyThe Curse of CapistranoThe Mark of Zorro
0%
Vincent Price1964Edgar Allan PoeGraham's Magazine (1842)The Mask of the Red Death
0%
Vinnie Jones2008Clive BarkerBooks of Blood (1984)The Midnight Meat Train
0%
C.J. Thomason2013W.W. JacobsThe Lady of the Barge (1902)The Monkey's Paw
0%
Charlton Heston1954Carl StephensonLeningen Versus the AntsThe Naked Jungle
0%
Kevin Costner2009John ConnollyNocturnes (2004)The New Daughter
0%
Miguel Ferrer1997Stephen KingPrime Evil: New Stories by the Masters of Modern Horror (1988)The Night Flier
0%
Vincent Price1969Edgar Allan PoeThe Opal (1844)The Oblong Box
0%
Viola Dana1921F. Scott FitzgeraldFlappers and Philosophers (1920)The Offshore Pirate
0%
Anne Baxter1952Bret HarteOverland Monthly (1869)The Outcasts of Poker Flat
0%
Vincent Price1961Edgar Allan PoeThe Gift: A Christmas and New Year's Present for 1843 (1842)The Pit and the Pendulum
0%
Alan Napier1962Edgar Allan PoePremature BurialThe Premature Burial
0%
Melanie Thierry2010Madame de la FayetteT. Jolly (1662)The Princess of Montpensier
0%
Anton Walbrook1949Alexander PushkinBiblioteka diya chteniya (1834)The Queen of Spades
0%
John Wayne1952Maurice WalshSaturday Evening Post (1933)The Quiet Man
0%
Chris Sarandon1991H.P. LovecraftThe Case of Charles Dexter WardThe Resurrected
0%
Valerie Hobson1949D.H. LawrenceHarpers Bazaar (1926)The Rocking Horse Winner
0%
Olivia de Havilland1972Ray BradburySuspense Magazine (1952)The Screaming Woman
0%
Richard Edson1999Fyodor DostoyevskyA Gentle CreatureThe Shade
0%
Richard Chamberlain1960Dorothy CottrellThe Secret of the Purple ReefThe Silent Reefs
0%
Peter Cushing1965Robert BlochThe Skull of the Marquis de SadeThe Skull
0%
Gregory Peck1952Ernest HemingwayEsquire (1936)The Snows of Kilimanjaro
0%
Robert Duvall1984Gina BerriaultMademoiselle (1957)The Stone Boy
0%
Jason Bateman2010Jeffrey EugenidesThe BasterThe Switch
0%
Rob Dalton2014H.P. LovecraftWeird Tales (1937)The Thing on the Doorstep
0%
Vincent Price1964Edgar Allan PoeLigeiaThe Tomb of Ligeia
0%
Julie Adams1952Robert Louis StevensonThe Treasure of FranchardThe Treasure of Lost Canyon
0%
Alberto Moro1969Frederik PohlGalaxy (1955)The Tunnel Under the World
0%
John Abbot1945John William PolidoriThe VampyreThe Vampire's Ghost
0%
Franco Nero1970D.H. LawrenceThe Virgin and the Gipsy and Other Stories (1930)The Virgin and the Gypsy
0%
Zack Gold2011H.P. LovecraftWeird Tales (1931)The Whisperer in Darkness
0%
Joe Mantegna1998Ray BradburyThe Magic White SuitThe Wonderful Ice Cream Suit
0%
Juliet Landau2012Charlotte Perkins GilmanThe New England Magazine (1892)The Yellow Wallpaper
0%
Alan Alda1972Algis BudrysThe Master of the HoundsTo Kill a Clown
0%
Joan Crawford1953I.A.R. WylieWhy Should I Cry?Torch Song
0%
Jack Wagner1994Arthur C. ClarkeBreaking StrainTrapped in Space
0%
John Garfield1950Ernest HemingwayMy Old ManUnder My Skin
0%
Sean Penn2000Somerset MaughamHeinemann (1941)Up at the Villa
0%
Bryan Cranston2016E.L. DoctorowThe New Yorker (2008)Wakefield
0%
Mark Ruffalo2004Andre DubusAdultery and Other Choices (1977)We Don't Live Here Anymore
0%
Fay Wray1934Dashiel HammettLiberty (1933)Woman in the Dark
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