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A Scrambled James Garner Quiz – guessing closed

quizJames Garner passed away at the age of 86 this week and I didn’t realize until I read about his life that he had earned two Purple Hearts in the Korean War. I remember watching The Rockford Files when I visited my grandparents, but I think that even if you don’t know much about James Garner that you’ll be able to recognize thses 10 films.

Take your best guesses, be entered to win a prize.  No cheating (using the web to help find answers) or copying.  You have til Sunday to enter.  All extra details can be found here.

Leave your guesses in the comment section.  

James GarnerUnscramble these Garner film titles (from oldest to newest)

1. ELWOMAR – Marlowe

2. MVOE  REVO  INGADLR – Move Over Darling

3. HTE  TEARG  EESCAP – The Great Escape

4. ETH  ILDRENCH’S  OHUR – The Children’s Hour

5. ROVITC / VRIAITCO – Victor/Victoria

6. PHMURY”S  NCERMOA – Murphy’s Romance

7. ICKMAVER – Maverick

8. PECSA  YSOOCWB – Space Cowboys

9. INEIDV  REECSTS  FO  HET  AY-AY STERIDOOHS – Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

10. HTE  OOONKTEB – The Notebook

Answers to last weeks American quiz here.

July 22, 2014 - Posted by | Quizzes

19 Comments »

  1. I really remember him for The Rockford Files so I probably won’t do well on this but will give it a try anyway.
    1 – Marlowe
    2 – Move Over Darling
    3 – The Great Escape
    4 – The Children’s Hour
    5 – Victor/Victoria
    6 – Murphy’s
    7 – Maverick
    8 – Paces Cowboys
    9 – Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
    10 – The Notebook

    Comment by BermudaOnion | July 22, 2014 | Reply

  2. 1. Marlowe
    2. Move Over Darling
    3. The Great Escape
    4. The Children’s Hour
    5. Victor/Victoria
    6. Murphy’s Romance
    7. Maverick
    8. Space Cowboys
    9. Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
    10. The Notebook

    Comment by Word Lily | July 22, 2014 | Reply

  3. I will miss “Ole Jimmy” and Rockford files is one of my favorite old shows. He was one of the oldies but goodies. I’m sad to hear he died. Another ‘end-of-an-era’. Rest In Peace! James.

    Comment by Ovens | July 22, 2014 | Reply

    • There was something so likeable about him!

      Comment by stacybuckeye | July 28, 2014 | Reply

  4. Loved The Rockford Files.
    1. Marlowe
    2. Move Over Darling
    3. The Great Escape
    4. The Children’s Hour
    5. Victor/Victoria
    6. Murphy’s Romance
    7. Maverick
    8. Space Cowboys
    9. Divine Secrets of the Ya-ya Sisterhood
    1. The Notebook

    Comment by Nise' (Under the Boardwalk) | July 22, 2014 | Reply

  5. 1. Marlowe
    2. Move Over Darling
    3. The Great Escape
    4. The Children’s Hour
    5. Victor/Victoria
    6. Murphy’s Romance
    7. Maverick
    8. Space Cowboys
    9. Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
    10. The Notebook

    The sad part is, I’m old enough to remember ALL of these!!

    Comment by forestsprite | July 22, 2014 | Reply

  6. 6 Garner guesees so far!

    Comment by stacybuckeye | July 23, 2014 | Reply

  7. 1. Marlowe
    3. The Great Escape
    4. The Children’s Hour
    5. Victor/Victoria
    6. Murphy’s Romance
    7. Maverick
    10. The Notebook (on of my faves!)
    I am an older woman so I have watched or heard of many James Garner flicks. These are the only ones I could get without google. I only actually watched 4 of them listed.
    Rita_h @ My Home of Books

    Comment by Duffy Gal | July 23, 2014 | Reply

  8. Me too … watching the Rockford Files 🙂 A few favourites here

    1. Marlowe
    2. Move Over Darling
    3. The Great Escape
    4. The Children’s Hour
    5. Victor Victoria
    6. Murphy’s Romance
    7. Maverick
    8. Space Cowboys
    9. Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
    10. The Notebook *sigh*

    Comment by Teddyree | July 24, 2014 | Reply

  9. One of my favorite actors. Thanks.

    Comment by Rosemary Wolfe, NoChargeBookbunch | July 24, 2014 | Reply

  10. […] Answers to last week’s James Garner quiz here. […]

    Pingback by 1,000 Quiz « Stacy's Books | July 29, 2014 | Reply

  11. I love unscrambling stuff, so I’m sorry I missed this!

    I watched The Rockford Files too, and it was really good. I was sad to learn he’d passed away.

    Comment by Vicki | August 2, 2014 | Reply


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