Each answer is a six-letter, one-word film title. (e.g., 1986: Ripley, the only survivor of the Nostromo, awakens. Answer: "Aliens.")

Freshman Level

1. 1960: A deranged motel operator is dominated by his mother.

2. 1970: The career of a World War II general is depicted.

3. 1985: In a future world, a man tries to correct an administrative error.

Graduate Level

4. 1990: A novelist is "rescued" from a car crash by a fan.

5. 1982: A lawyer becomes a famed leader of Indian revolts.

6. 1950: A man has an invisible friend resembling a rabbit.

Ph.D. Level

7. 1995: Two mobster friends clash over a gambling empire.

8. 1996: A prince returns home to find his father has been murdered.

9. 1962: A college professor is infatuated with a 14-year-old.


1. "Psycho."

2. "Patton."

3. "Brazil."

4. "Misery."

5. "Gandhi."

6. "Harvey."

7. "Casino."

8. "Hamlet."

9. "Lolita."

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