Monster quiz: The Thing and The Blob

Answer these trivia questions to make it out alive!


We hope you've got your running shoes on because there are monsters coming for ya, pal! 

These are two great sci-fi horror movies from the 1950s, and we hope you know a lot about them. You'll need all that trivia knowledge if you want to make it out alive. So, how well do you know The Blob and The Thing

Beware! If you don't answer enough questions correctly, they'll combine forces and come after you as the horrifying BLOBTHING!

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  1. The Blob is just The Blob. But the 1951 Thing title is, in full "The Thing from ____________."
  2. What year did The Blob first terrorize audiences at the cinema?
  3. What surname links a star of the original Thing to a star of The Blob remake?
  4. Which of the two movies was originally titled "The Molten Meteor?"
  5. What's the name of the movie theater in The Blob?
  6. Of these two movies, which is based on a 1938 novella?
  7. Both movies have been interpreted by critics as commentary about what?
  8. Neil deGrasse Tyson is on record saying the monster from this movie is his favorite, from a scientific perspective.
  9. A tongue-in-cheek title song, The Blob, was written by which American music figure?
  10. In what city does The Thing begin?

Monster quiz: The Thing and The Blob

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frenchman71 7 months ago
8/10. I believe Helen Crump was in "The Blob".
trogg888 7 months ago
I could have asked some much better questions to
trogg888 7 months ago
2 of my favorites snd i only managed 4 aaarrgghh!!!
braycy 7 months ago
How in the blob am I suppose to know these answers?
LynCarrigan 7 months ago
Gonna quit while I’m waaay behind!
Dajj 7 months ago
6/10. Some tough questions. The thing was one of my fav sci-fi movies.
BorisK 7 months ago
7/10 but this was a good quiz. Both very good movies one could watch anytime. And probably the nicest we've ever seen Helen Crump! (Aneta Corsaut)
ShawnM 7 months ago
8/10 this was a tough one. saw both years ago.
Rob 7 months ago
I only got 2/10, but I don’t believe that I’ve ever seen either of these movies.
BorisK Rob 7 months ago
Rob, Rob, you gotta see The Blob! The original is great!
Rob BorisK 7 months ago
Okay Boris, you talked me into it.
JellyrollJackson 7 months ago
9/10. Both scared the heck out of me on our B/W 📺
Bricat2001 7 months ago
4/10 not really into both of these films :P
Grandma22 7 months ago
I don’t know what it’s doing it’s just putting stuff as I talk maybe if I hit this button
ncadams27 7 months ago
Earlier I said, if you see “Both” go with it. Oh well - don’t listen to me.
KJExpress 7 months ago
8/10. Whew! I made it. I'm not usually successful with horror flicks. 😱
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