The Art of Darkness

Trivia Tuesday

September 3rd, 2013 by Cobwebs

(No prizes, but if you can answer them all without googling you get bragging rights.)

  1. Elizabeth Fraser was the vocalist for which band?
    A) All About Eve
    B) Lush
    C) Cocteau Twins
    D) My Bloody Valentine
    E) Black Tape For A Blue Girl
  2. In Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Anya is afraid of what creatures?
  3. Which of these Hogwarts ghosts was killed by the basilisk?
    A) Sir Patrick Delaney-Podmore
    B) Professor Binns
    C) Sir Nicholas de Mimsy Porpington
    D) Wailing Widow
    E) Moaning Myrtle
  4. The gluttonous green ghost in Ghostbusters didn’t have a name in the original movie script, but acquired this name in the spin-off animated series and comic books.
  5. In Macbeth, which of these is NOT an ingredient mentioned in the witches’ song?
    A) Howlet’s wing
    B) Lizard’s leg
    C) Eye of newt
    D) Fur of cat
    E) Wool of bat
  6. Classic goth band Bauhaus had a huge hit with their premiere single “______’s Dead.”
  7. The Greek legend of Orpheus tells of his journey to the underworld to rescue his dead wife. What was her name?
    A) Eurydice
    B) Calliope
    C) Galatea
    D) Ariadne
    E) Leda
  8. Cassandra Peterson’s alter ego is this voluptuously vampy horror movie hostess.
  9. Count Dracula hails from Transylvania, a region of what modern-day country?
    A) Hungary
    B) Moldova
    C) Romania
    D) Serbia
    E) Bulgaria
  10. What is the name of Sabrina the Teenage Witch’s pet cat?

(Answers below the fold)

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