Quiz movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant quiz movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, clever and touching films and TV shows about / with quiz, friendship, storytelling, runaway, catastrophe, adaptation, mentor, coming of age, love and romance and pornography plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
quiz movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as quiz: Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Quiz (2020), Quiz Show (1994), Cheeky (2003), Starter for 10 (2006), The Emperor's Club (2002), St. Trinian's (2007), The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969), Life Is Tough, Eh Providence? (1972), My Best Friend (2006).

List of quiz movies

Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jamal Malik is an impoverished Indian teen who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ but, after he wins, he is suspected of cheating.
Style: touching, motivational, realistic, uplifting, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: poverty, childhood, love, orphan, rags to riches, against the odds, destiny, life is a bitch, street life, cheating, society, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 2005 ...
Place: india, mumbai india, asia, taj mahal
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Quiz (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 147 min.
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Story: Quiz tells the extraordinary and sensational story of how Charles and Diana Ingram attempted an ‘audacious heist' on the quiz show 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?'. Major Ingram, his wife Diana and an accomplice, Tecwen ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, factual
Plot: quiz, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, courtroom, television producer, tv show, legal action, deception, court, manipulation, british, manipulative behavior ...
Time: 2000s, year 2001
Place: england
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Quiz Show (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical drama film which tells the true story of the Twenty One quiz show scandal of the 1950s.
Style: intellectual, clever, talky, intense, realistic ...
Plot: corruption, manipulation, cheating, lawyer, advertising, investigation, greed, tv show, moral dilemma, television, contests and competitions, idealism ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, boston, washington d.c.
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Cheeky (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Consumed with sadness after the death of his wife and subsequent rejection from his son, a widower, at the urging of his friends, opts to appear on a vulgar, wildly popular game show (for which his wife signed him up) and watches his life start to ...
Style: erotic, emotional, sincere, sweet, semi serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, father son relationship, death of wife, marriage, guilt, grief, loss of wife, loss of mother, rejection, fictional game show, shop owner, teenager ...
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Starter for 10 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1985, against the backdrop of Thatcherism, Brian Jackson enrolls in the University of Bristol, a scholarship boy from seaside Essex with a love of knowledge for its own sake and a childhood spent watching "University Challenge," a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, university, politics, social differences, college, unlikely friendships, happy ending, love triangle, buddies, youth, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: england, europe, india
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The Emperor's Club (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: William Hundert is a passionate and principled Classics professor who finds his tightly-controlled world shaken and inexorably altered when a new student, Sedgewick Bell, walks into his classroom. What begins as a fierce battle of wills gives way to ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: teacher, coming of age, dedicated educator, boarding school life, youth, boarding school, hardcase students, friendship, cheating, ethics, school, adolescence ...
Time: 20th century, future, 70s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., new jersey, pennsylvania
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Ignoring threats to his life, Harry returns to Hogwarts to investigate – aided by Ron and Hermione – a mysterious series of attacks.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, entertaining, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: magic, harry potter, witch, boarding school, wizards, magical, teacher, creature, chosen one, supernatural, fantasy world, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, year 1992 ...
Place: england, london, europe
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St. Trinian's (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When their beloved school is threatened with closure should the powers that be fail to raise the proper funds, the girls scheme to steal a priceless painting and use the profits to pull St. Trinian's out of the red.
Style: witty, humorous, funny, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: boarding school, adolescence, school, teachers and students, family relations, friendship, high school, heist, teenager, culture clash, transformation, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, europe, england
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The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Some college students manage to persuade the town's big businessman, A. J. Arno, to donate a computer to their college. When the problem- student, Dexter Riley, tries to fix the computer, he gets an electric shock and his brain turns to a ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, touching, sweet ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: computer, family, disney, friendship, gangsters, college student, greed, first contact, talking animals, runaway, happy ending, stereotypes ...
Time: 60s, 80s
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Life Is Tough, Eh Providence? (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This Italian western comedy has no shooting deaths, but a lot of fistfights. Provvidenza is a bounty hunter. He makes his living solely by catching his dim but powerful friend, the Hurricane Kid (Gregg Palmer) and turning him in for the reward ...
Style: parody
Plot: bounty hunter, bar fight, stagecoach, gunfight, overweight man, prophet, fat man, violence, cowboy, fistfight, chase, horse ...
Place: kentucky
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My Best Friend (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Catherine refuses to believe that her business partner, the unlikeable François, has a best friend, so she challenges him to set up an introduction. Scrambling to find someone willing to pose as his best pal, François enlists the services of a ...
Style: touching, stylized, humorous, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, taxi driver, business, betrayal, best friends, farce, auction, risk, teaching the ways of the world, introspection, bet, money problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, new jersey
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Keeping Mum (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pastor preoccupied with writing the perfect sermon fails to realize that his wife is having an affair and his children are up to no good.
Style: witty, light, feel good, funny, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, serial killer, family relations, insanity, village, family problems, family values, clergy, dysfunctional family, small town, religion, lust ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, california
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Sunshine State (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A woman and her new husband returns to her hometown roots in coastal northern Florida, and must deal with family, business, and encroaching real estate development.
Style: witty, sincere, touching, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: small town, dark humor, childhood sweetheart, character study, architect, social differences, fighting the system, rebellion, old love, social relations, americana, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, new jersey, texas, puerto rico, usa ...
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24 Hour Party People (2002)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1976, Tony Wilson sets up Factory Records and brings Manchester's music to the world.
Style: witty, atmospheric, humorous, sincere, clever ...
Plot: rock and roll, clubbing, music, punk, party, drug addiction, drugs, music business, suicide, rock, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1976
Place: england, manchester, london, europe, northern england ...
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Isola: Multiple Personality Girl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a woman, able to read the thoughts of others, comes to help survivors of the 1995 Kobe earthquake, she encounters a girl with Multiple Personality Disorder whose dangerous 13th personality, Isola, must be stopped
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Plot: zoophilia, revenge, split personality, friendship, psychiatrist, murder, love, subconscious, prisoner, self discovery, transformation, reincarnation ...
Place: vatican, jerusalem, southern usa
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The Lemon Sisters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three life-long friends work the bars in 1980s Atlantic City performing the songs of the 1960s girl groups.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Plot: women, friends, friendship, asthma, siblings relations, family life, human nature, family relations, gender, artists and showbiz, buddies, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, atlantic city new jersey
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Radio Days (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Narrator (Woody Allen) tells us how the radio influenced his childhood in the days before TV. In the New York City of the late 1930s to the New Year's Eve 1944, this coming-of-age tale mixes the narrator's experiences with contemporary ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, emotional, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: radio, family relations, working class, dysfunctional family, family, americana, rescue, jewish, love and romance, lifestyle, submarine, family problems ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city ...
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Sogni mostruosamente proibiti (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paolo Coniglio (coniglio is the italian translaton of "rabbit") is a naive and clumsy writer in comics publishing, bullied by his manager and the terrible future mother-in-law. To escape his dreary daily routine, he finds himself the star ...
Style: microfilm
Plot: quiz, heroes, chase, marriage ceremony, shopping, countdown, ballet, flying, good versus evil, tennis, thunderstorm, arrest ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
Place: italy
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We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war, full of illusions, they settle down. The movie is a the story of the life of these three idealists and how they deal with the inevitable ...
Style: sad, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, corruption, fascism, friendship, love triangle, midlife crisis, human nature, idealism, innocence lost, introspection, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 60s, 50s, 20th century ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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The Troubles of Alfred (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Unlucky in love, Alfred tries to commit suicide, only to be thwarted by police efforts to prevent a simultaneous attempt by a nearby young woman. Recovering, the young lady puts him up at her house, as he has run out of places to live. He joins a ...
Style: neo screwball comedy
Plot: bad luck, french, depression, suicide attempt, competition, television, satire, clumsiness, boxing, newscaster, quiz, hammock ...
Place: paris france
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A Kind of Loving (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After his girlfriend's pregnancy forces him to marry her, a young man must adjust to his new life and contend with his domineering mother-in-law.
Style: experimental, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional
Plot: working class, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, factory, bittersweet, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), family problems, family relations, couples, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: manchester, northern england, england, europe
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Girl in the Sunny Place (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A new salesman named Kosuke Okuda happens to meet Mao Watarai, a friend from his middle school days. Back then, Mao was called stupid and bullied, but now she is an attractive woman. Kosuke and Mao fall in love and decide to marry, but Mao has a ...
Style: romantic, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: love story, amnesiac, nubile girl, ex classmate, in love, memories, meeting, memory, fall in love, love interest, couple relations, male female relationship ...
Place: tokyo
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Youthful Life (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Raj Saxena (Salman Khan) goes to London, expecting his long lost Dad (Rishi Kapoor) to warmly greet him. But things do not go as planned.
Style: funny
Plot: stepbrother stepsister relationship, illegitimate son, family reunited, selfishness, mistaken identity, fistfight, quiz, half sister, half brother half brother relationship, marriage, passport, hospital ...
Place: london
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Not Another Happy Ending (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. With her newfound success, she's become too damn happy and she can't write when she's happy.The only ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: writer's block, publisher, writer's life, fall in love, workplace romance, workplace situations, power relations, overnight success, love and romance, romance, workplace, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland
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Mrs Palfrey at The Claremont (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, mistaken identity, memory, love and romance, writer's life, aging, couples, couple relations, golden years, senior citizen, writers, poetry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
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When the Wind Blows (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: With the help of government-issued pamphlets, an elderly British couple build a shelter and prepare for an impending nuclear attack, unaware that times and the nature of war have changed from their romantic memories of World War II
Style: adult animation, realistic, touching, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: nuclear war, cold war, nuclear threat, nuclear holocaust, tragedy, post apocalypse, countryside, war, chaos, distopia, world war two, apocalypse ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
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A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A recently released patient from a mental institution returns home with her sister, only to face disturbing events between her stepmother and the ghosts haunting their house- all of which are connected to a dark past in the family's history.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: mental illness, haunted house, ghost, twists and turns, nightmare, suicide, losing-it hero, death, tragedy, guilt, mystery, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, south korea, japan
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I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Life has its downs for James, living with his mom in Chicago at 39, an aging performer at Second City, eating and weighing too much. A woman he's been dating drops him, as does his agent, her brother. James turns down roles in local TV, roles ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: food, looking for love, parents and children, fall in love, actor's life, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, disorder, love affair, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Alesha Popovich and Tugarin the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Alesha Popovich has to catch Tugarin Zmey and bring back the stolen money with the help of a talking Horse (which talks all the time and has an opinion on everything), a wise granny, a donkey and a beauty Lyubava.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: legend, talking animals, heroes, escapades, family, folk hero, strongman, talking horse, villain, violence, friendship, adventure ...
Place: russia, kiev ukraine, ukraine, rome italy
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A.B. Normal College (Todo na 'yan! Kulang pa 'yun!) (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Dominic (Ogie Alcasid) and Miguel (Mikey Macapagal Arroyo), the school's most notorious students, are challenged when the school participates in a quiz show to upgrade the image of the school. With the gorgeous Professor Eula Yulo (Rufa Mae ...
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, light, funny ...
Plot: teacher, school, classmate, high school, quiz, contest, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, humour, classroom
Place: the philippines
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