CONNECTIONS
Can you find the connection that links each of the answers to the first nine questions?
1. Actor Richard Kiel is best known for playing the same character in two different films. What is the name of this character?
 Jaws (in two James Bond films)
2. Which American author created the character Rip Van Winkle?
 Washington Irving
3. "Pebbles and Bam Bam" was a spin-off of which TV series?
 "The Flintstones"
4. In which Formula One team did Damon Hill replace Nigel Mansell?
 Williams
5. In what year did the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbour?
 1941
6. What was the name of the character played by Harrison Ford in the films "Clear And Present Danger" and "Patriot Games"?
 Jack Ryan
7. In which American state is there a town called Santa Claus, which receives over half a million letters and requests at Christmas time?
 Indiana
8. What colour in art is said to signify royalty?
 Purple
9. Who wrote "The Importance Of Being Earnest"?
 Oscar Wilde
10. What is the connection?
 Steven Spielberg
(directed the film "Jaws", married Amy Irving in 1985, was executive producer on the film "The Flintstones", often uses John Williams for the music on his films, directed the film "1941", directed the film "Saving Private Ryan", directed the series of films with the main character of Indiana Jones, directed the film "The Color Purple", has won Best Director award at the Oscar ceremony)