publication date: Friday, October 11, 2019 (part of Fall 2019)

category: Movies

clue: He became Hollywood royalty (in name and nickname) by starring in movies about bullets, affairs, pebbles, getaways, infernos, and escapes.

explanation: McQueen, nicknamed the King of Cool, starred in Bullitt, The Thomas Crown Affair, The Sand Pebbles, The Getaway, The Towering Inferno, and The Great Escape. more…

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Matthew Preston, and Erik Bates


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