Cryptic Movie Title Meanings II Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated May 8, 2014

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Meaning Title % Correct
It's the middle name of the famous composer the film studies, but also means 'beloved of God' in LatinAmadeus
81.9%
Despite the title, this movie features no large bodies of water. Rather, it's the main character's surname and the number refers to his criminal cohortsOcean's Eleven
76.5%
Though it sounds like people are searching for Goodwill, in fact the title refers to the main character's maturation and improvement Good Will Hunting
73.3%
Based on the memoir 'Wiseguy,' this gangster film changed its title (to a word only used once in the film) due to an unrelated TV series taking the book's titleGoodfellas
71.9%
From the cold city that this Coen Bros crime film spends but one scene inFargo
67.6%
A figure in Norse mythology, and the codename for a plot to assassinate Hitler and take over GermanyValkyrie
59.6%
In reference to the mythical tower humanity tried to build before God punished man for his hubris with different languagesBabel
59%
This Vietnam film's title derives from a type of ammunition which doesn't mushroom on impactFull Metal Jacket
52.7%
This one-letter political thriller gets its title from a shortening of the Greek word for 'He is alive'Z
50.6%
Named after a 1977 Italian film the director likes, also featuring a commando mission in WWII. Where the extra/changed letters come from is anyone's guessInglourious Basterds
47.6%
Meaning Title % Correct
Similar to the style of the movie, the title refers to a genre of short stories presented in a magazine format, typically printed on cheaply made paperPulp Fiction
46.5%
So-named because the film's bank robbery and subsequent fracas take place on one hot August dayDog Day Afternoon
46.2%
It sounds like the animal the film is based around, and is a traditional Proven├žal stewed vegetable dishRatatouille
44.6%
This Tom Green comedy somehow snuck past the MPAA and made a title from the allegations of molestation Green makes against his fatherFreddy Got Fingered
41.4%
War is ironic: on the day in 1918 when the main character finally dies, the dispatch from the otherwise-uneventful trench read ______________All Quiet on the Western Front
39.3%
From a neighborhood in Rio De Janeiro founded as a refuge for city's undesirablesCity of God
37.7%
It's the name of one of the big early music numbers and a plot point of the film, but also means 'ripped' or 'torn,' like the friendships in the musicalRent
34.4%
The woman of this Hitchcock film's title isn't in a single scene, but her specter haunts the entire filmRebecca
29.4%
Named for an army of environmentalists that the scientists in the future theorize wiped out humanity Twelve Monkeys
27.3%
This meta film's title comes from the fact that Fellini had previously directed six feature films, two short films and one colloboration8 1/2
24.4%

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