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MERYL STREEP Movie Quiz: Answers and Winners! by Ree

Nice job on Meryl Streep, everyone! It was a tough one! Here are the stats, answers, and winners!

STATS

7,150 people took the quiz.
466 people scored 100%!
The question most people (96%) got right was…#10!
The question most people missed (only 50% got it right) was…#5.

ANSWERS

Q.3
True or false: At the end of “Kramer vs. Kramer”, Meryl Streep’s character takes her son to live with her.
  •  True
  •  ***False
Q.4
Based on a novel by William Styron, Streep plays a Holocaust survivor in this movie:
  •  “A Cry in the Dark”
  •  ***“Sophie’s Choice”
  •  “Schindler’s List”
  •  “Doubt”
Q.5
In “August: Osage County”, Meryl Streep’s character’s children come to visit her at her home? Why?
  •  To celebrate their parents’ anniversary
  •  For her 75th birthday
  •  ***Her husband is missing.
  •  To have an estate sale
Q.6
In “Julie & Julia”, where does Julia Child study cooking?
  •  ***Le Cordon Bleu
  •  Johnson & Wales
  •  L’Academie de Cuisine
  •  Institute of Culinary Education
Q.7
In “The Devil Wears Prada”, what is Miranda Priestly’s occupation?
  •  office assistant
  •  fashion designer
  •  stylist
  •  ***magazine editor
Q.8
“Out of Africa” depicts Streep as a Danish woman living in Africa who falls for a large game hunter played by:
  •  Jack Nicholson
  •  Paul Newman
  •  ***Robert Redford
  •  Sam Shepard
Q.9
“The dingo took my baby!”
  •  “Out of Africa”
  •  ***“A Cry in the Dark”
  •  “Into the Woods”
  •  “Adaptation”
Q.10
Streep plays the mother in “Mamma Mia” a movie musical told through the songs of what band?
  •  The Supremes
  •  Fleetwood Mac
  •  ***ABBA
  •  Blondie
Q.11
In “Silkwood”, Meryl Streep plays a/an:
  •  war protestor
  •  C.I.A. operative
  •  investigative reporter
  •  ***nuclear whistleblower
Q.12
In what state does “The Bridges of Madison County” take place?
  •  Wisconsin
  •  ***Iowa
  •  Washington
  •  Maine
Q.13
“By all means, move at a glacial pace. You know how that thrills me.”
  •  ***“The Devil Wears Prada”
  •  “August: Osage County”
  •  “It’s Complicated”
  •  “Death Becomes Her”
Q.14
He plays Meryl Streeps’s love interest in “The Bridges of Madison County”:
  •  Alec Baldwin
  •  ***Clint Eastwood
  •  Jack Nicholson
  •  Robert De Niro
Q.15
In “The Iron Lady”, she portrays:
  •  Queen Elizabeth
  •  Eleanor Roosevelt
  •  Margaret Thatcher
  •  Princess Diana
Q.16
Streep’s command of accents stands out in her role in all of the following movies, except:
  •  “Sophie’s Choice”
  •  “Out of Africa”
  •  “August: Osage County”
  •  ***“It’s Complicated”
Q.17
In “Sophie’s Choice” what is the occupation of the young Southern man Sophie befriends?
  •  mechanic
  •  writer
  •  doctor
  •  research scientist
Q.18
In “Adaptation”, Streep plays Susan Orlean, author of what book?
  •  The Book Thief
  •  White Oleander
  •  ***The Orchid Thief
  •  Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Q.19
What does Streep’s love interest in “Out of Africa” do for her while they are on safari?
  •  sings to her
  •  sews her clothes
  •  washes her feet
  •  ***washes her hair
Q.20
In “Doubt”, Streep is a school principal at odds with a:
  •  parent
  •  student
  •  teacher
  •  ***priest
Q.21
She won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in:
  •  “Postcards from the Edge”
  •  “Ironweed”
  •  ***“Sophie’s Choice”
  •  “The Devil Wears Prada”
Q.22
True or false: In “The French Lieutenant’s Woman” Streep and Jeremy Irons play actors filming a movie in which they are having an affair.
  •  ***True
  •  False

WINNERS

The first place winner is…Megan M.!
The second place winner is…Mary W.!
The third place winner is…Lisa H.!

Congratulations, winners! Contact prizes@thepioneerwoman.com to claim your prizes!