1. In what epic movie did a character played by Russell Crowe say: “At my signal, unleash hell!”?
  2. The small town of Sturgis, South Dakota, is the venue for a famous annual rally for owners of what?
  3. A master sommelier is an expert on which subject: wine, cheese or perfume?
  4. What was the surname of the French police detective created by Belgian novelist Georges Simenon?
  5. The rock musician known as Flea is a member of what band?
  6. By transposing two letters, what word meaning a type of musical instrument can be changed into a French exclamation meaning “there it is!”?
  7. In American slang, a Record of Arrests and Prosecutions is known as what?
  8. What hit song started with the line, “The stars won’t come out if they know that you’re about”?
  9. Katoomba is the main town in what Australian tourist area?
  10. Before the adoption of the metric system, what unit of distance was used to measure the distance of a horse race?


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ANSWERS: 1. Gladiator; 2. Motorbikes; 3. Wine; 4. Maigret; 5. The Red Hot Chili Peppers; 6. Viola/voila; 7. A rap sheet; 8. Candida, by Dawn; 9. The Blue Mountains of New South Wales; 10. The furlong.