Barkleys of Broadway Trivia...
Oh boy would I love to have been a fly on the wall that day!
The Barkleys of Broadway is the last of the Ginger and Fred musicals but the only one in Technicolor, and defintely a departure from the rest of the series but a good time! Here are some questions about the film, arranged chronologically as you watch the film.
Here we go!
#1 What is the name of the musical number shown under the opening credits (but can be seen in its full glory as part of Thats Entertainment 3)
#2 According to the curtain call speech, how many shows have Josh and Dinah done together?
#3: How many shows has Ezra done without Josh and Dinah (and how many were flops?)
#4: In which scene did Josh say Dinah could have gotten a little more out of (Jacques disagrees with Josh)
#5: At the party, Ezra is looking for a young lady...what is her name?
#6: What song is Ezra hoping the crowd requests?
#7: When the Barkleys return home, Josh is looking for the cigarette lighter...where does he find it?
#8: What role did Dinah play in high school?
#9: What is the name of the show Josh and Dinah are starring in (this question may have two answers...there is a sign outside the box office window but it is a different name than in the newspaper headline)
#10: Josh is obviously attracted to Dinah's new understudy....and watches her leave. How does Dinah get his attention?
#11: At the gallery, the Barkleys view their portrait, Josh is shaped as a ______ _____
#12: Before the show, Shirlene comes back and asks Dinah what makeup base she uses. What number is it?
#13: When Shirlene mentions that she has been told that the makeup is much to sensitive for her skin Dinah retorts back "Yes, as a kid they used to call me _____ ______ _____"
#14: According to the lyrics of "My One and Only Highland Fling" why was Maggie McDermott not a suitable mate?
#15: Josh, Dinah and Ezra head to Millie's house for the weekend. In what town is the house in?
#16: What does Pamela want to wear for her entrance in The Young Sarah?
#17: What sport are Josh and Dinah playing when Jacques spots them at the house?
#18: When Dinah plays sick before Josh comes in, Jacques wishes her luck and calls her by what famous Bernhardt character name?
#19: When Dinah is playing sick, she says she has never felt like this before. What conclusion does Josh jump to?
#20: Dinah hides "The Young Sarah" script she is reading from Josh by throwing a pillow over her lap. What is she reaching for in her pocket that causes Josh to discover the script?
#21: During the photo shoot, the photographer asks Dinah to feed Josh something...what is it?
#22: WHATS MISSING? Josh is taking a swing at what kind of shoes?
#23: During "The Young Sarah" rehersals how many other actors are on the stage with Dinah?
#24: When "Jacques" calls Dinah at her hotel, he requests that she not be so_________
#25: After they dance to 'They Can't Take That Away From Me" at the benefit, Josh and Dinah talk, but she isn't willing to come back. What is the last thing Josh says before he walks away?
#26: In the scene we see from "The Young Sarah" what is the piece that Sarah choses to perform for her audition?
#27: What is the name of Dinah's maid who helps her in her dressing room?
#28: What is the address of Josh and Dinah's apartment?
#29: When Dinah arrives at the apartment, she puts on a very specific record, what is the name of the song that plays?
#30: As they reunite, Josh tells Dinah several ways that he almost killed himself. Can you name them? (There are 3 but 1 is acceptable)
That's it! Hope you enjoyed it...as always, the answers are in the comment section, so venture there only when you are ready!!!
Once again, a big 'thanks' to SG for compiling this post...and if anyone else out there has any contributions, please feel free to contact me... your patronage is greatly appreciated!!!