Around the world, cinema remains a realm in which buffs, geeks, and know-it-alls can show off their knowledge of the mainstream and obscure. And now there’s a place where even the biggest movie anorak will have to grasp at the loosest of threads of their cinematic knowledge to complete the task at hand.
Sure, you know your Star Wars, your way around the timeline of Back to the Future. But what happens when 66 movies are competing for space in the same image, quizzing your anthological awareness of the entire history of cinema?
The people over at popcorngarage.com have created such a test; in one picture they’ve hidden plot devices and MacGuffins to tease you into remembering films long since forgotten. The goal is to try and name all 66, but you can only make three wrong guesses before you’re kicked to the curb and have to start all over again. And for those of you who think you can take your time, the light illuminating the garage begins to fade, make it harder to spot the clues.
A fun way to spend your Friday afternoon, when you should be working...