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1. The Mikado

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1. The Lord High Executioner of Titipu appears in which comic opera?

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1. Spike Jonze (in The Wolf of Wall Street)

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1. Which director, whose film is nominated for Best Picture at this year's Oscars, also has a small part in another Best Picture nominee?

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1. The International, a supermarket on London's King's Road – now a Co-op – was the inspiration for a 1979 song by which band?

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1. In a 1900 cricket match at Crystal Palace, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle took the wicket of whom? An event he commemorated in verse in "A Reminiscence of Cricket".

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1. What, in 1972, comprised solely of the phrase 'QWERTYUIOP?'

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1. Gareth and Norman; Tommy and Bobby; Rob and David. Name the comedy double acts.

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1. Which 1922 film, directed by FW Murnau, had its premiere at the Berlin Zoological Garden?

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