Movie Quiz: It's All About Me

Looking for some great reading for movie fans? Let me suggest a Hollywood autobiography or memoir.

The following famous names from film have all published their own life stories. All you have to do is match the author with the book. And if you can pinpoint the year of publication, you’re a better movie geek than I am.


1. Rob Lowe
2. Julie Walters
3. Melvyn Douglas
4. Patty Duke
5. Peter O’Toole
6. Errol Flynn
7. David Niven
8. Ingmar Bergman
9. Christopher Lee
10. Luis Bunuel
11. Akira Kurosawa
12. Joan Fontaine
13. Catherine Deneuve
14. Charles Chaplin
15. George Sanders
A. Lord of Misrule
B. No Bed of Roses
C. Close Up and Personal
D. Memoirs of a Professional Cad
E. Images: My Life in Film
F. My Autobiography
G. See You at the Movies
H. My Wicked Wicked Ways
I. My Last Sigh
J. Call Me Anna
K. That’s Another Story
L. Something Like an Autobiography
M. Stories I Only Tell My Friends
N. Loitering with Intent
O. Bring on the Empty Horses
a. 1983
b. 2006
c. 1978
d. 1964
e. 1960
f. 1977
g. 1984
h. 1959
i. 2011
j. 2009
k. 1986
l. 1988
m. 2004
n. 1994
o. 1992


About the Author

Robert W. Butler is a lifelong Kansas City area resident, a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School and the William Allen White School of Journalism at the University of Kansas. For several decades he was the movie editor of the Kansas City Star; he now writes a movie-themed blog at He's married to the former Ellen Vaughan; they are the proud parents of LA-based comedian, writer, director and TV personality Blair Butler. He used to be a dog person but now lives with two cats, thus demonstrating the flexibility of the human condition.

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