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Emoji silent movie quiz in full: the questions and answers

Girl Shy (1924)
Girl Shy (1924)

After a week of hard puzzling, it’s only fair to put you out of your suspense. Here are the answers to our silent movie emoji quiz. But first, a reminder of the puzzles …

The puzzles

Emoji silent film quiz, part one

Emoji silent film quiz, part two

Emoji silent film quiz, part three

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Quiz: emoji silent movies, part seven

The Cheat (1915)
What ever you do … don’t cheat!

Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened. Welcome to the seventh and FINAL part of our silent-movie emoji quiz, the most popular silent-cinema picture puzzle in my postcode.

What do you reckon to our final five? Easy? Even the last one?

Well, if you think you have worked out all 35 titles, send them in to silentlondontickets@gmail.com, and you could be crowned the winner of this hotly contested competition. And who knows if there might not be a prize in it for you too?

Silent film emoji quiz, part seven

Quiz: emoji silent movies, part six

Mabel Normand in Won in a Cupboard (1914) National Film Preservation Foundation
Mabel Normand in Won in a Cupboard (1914) National Film Preservation Foundation

The emoji quiz is nearly over, but don’t be sad. Get your thinking cap on instead, and riddle five more emoji-puzzles to be in with a chance of being the winner!

I’ll post five more puzzles tomorrow and then, if you have cracked all 35 or almost all of them, send me the titles to silentlondontickets@gmail.com. You might become the official silent film emoji champion, which is surely a title to be coveted.

Silent film emoji quiz, part six

Quiz: emoji silent movies, part five

Gloria Swanson in Manhandled (1924)
Gloria Swanson in Manhandled (1924)

Your morning commute will fly by if you spend it puzzling out these five silent film titles expressed using emojis. Won’t it? Welcome to part five of the quiz.

If you have all of them right so far, you’ll have 20 answers and when you’ve dealt with these, you will have 25. Wait until you have cracked all 35 puzzles and then send me the movie titles, in order, to silentlondontickets@gmail.com to win internet fame and adulation! Or something.

Silent film emoji quiz, part five

Quiz: emoji silent movies, part four

Buster ... and Buster
Buster … and Buster

Part four! That means we are at the halfway point. Still confident? Then proceed …

I’ve come up with 35 silent movie titles expressed as emojis and I am posting five of them every day for a week. If you have worked them out, or you think you have, send your answers to silentlondontickets@gmail.com and you might just find your efforts are rewarded!

Silent film emoji quiz, part four

Quiz: emoji silent movies, part three

Mary Pickford in Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1917)
Mary Pickford in Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1917)

Welcome to part three of our emoji picture quiz. How are you getting on so far?

I am posting five emoji chains every day for seven days, making 35 puzzles in total. If you can work out all 35 silent movie titles, or you think you can, send your answers to silentlondontickets@gmail.com and fame (and possibly a pressie) could be yours!

Emoji silent film quiz, part three

Quiz: emoji silent movies, part one

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This is fairly self-explanatory – a bit of fun every day for the next week, inspired by my friend Scott Jordan Harris. Can you guess the name of these silent movies, rendered into picture code emoji-style? I’ll post five every day for seven days, and if you can guess all 35, or you think you can, send your answers to silentlondontickets@gmail.com and internet glory will be yours. I will see if I can rustle up a prize!

Say what you see – some of them are definitely trickier than others …

Emoji silent film quiz, part one

Quiz: Are you a silent film geek?

Colleen Moore

At Silent London, we like to offer a warm and cuddly welcome to all silent film enthusiasts, from novices to nerds. But which are you?

ARE YOU A SILENT FILM GEEK?

This quiz is just a bit of fun … but do report back in the comments if you are delighted or outraged by the results.

 

And of course, if you feel the need to brush up your geekiness – sample a screening or two on the Silent London calendar.