Show #3786 - Monday, February 5, 2001

2001 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 1.


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Harry Connick, Jr., a musician and actor from Hope Floats

Nathan Lane, an actor from The Producers

Jodie Foster, an actress, director and producer from The Silence of the Lambs

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 26
It's the government body abbreviated CIA
    $100 16
Norma Jean Baker
    $100 6
The saying "Wearing his heart on his sleeve" probably comes from a practice once performed on this holiday
    $100 1
Her 1990 greatest hits album is called "The Immaculate Collection"
    $100 8
At the end of "Tora! Tora! Tora!" Admiral Yamamoto realizes this sneak attack may have been a big mistake
    $100 21
This partner of "goo goo" in baby talk also means "foolishly enthusiastic"
    $200 27
It was the last state to join the United States
    $200 17
Allen Stewart Konigsberg
    $200 7
For Roman Catholics this 40-day period of fasting begins on Ash Wednesday & ends on Easter
    $200 2
He was "Born in the U.S.A." on Sept. 23, 1949
    $200 12
1927's "Wings" features great dogfight scenes set in this war
    $200 22
Completes the immortal words of Little Richard, "A wop bop a loo bop a lop..."
    $300 28
By law a U.S. senator's term lasts this many years
    $300 18
Ramon Estevez
    $300 9
This Jewish holy day begins with the recitation of the Kol Nidre
    $300 3
This Beatles song begins, "When I find myself in times of trouble, Mother Mary comes to me"
    $300 13
In 1995 Thandie Newton was sexy slave Sally & Nick Nolte was this U.S. statesman "in Paris"
    $300 23
In the dictionary this triple-talk phrase meaning "and so on" comes after bladder & before blanch
    $400 29
In 1800 the national government of the United States moved from this city to Washington, D.C.
    $400 19
Nicolas Coppola
    $400 10
This June day had been celebrated for 62 years, but it wasn't official until signed into law by Nixon in 1972
    $400 4
This rock band's 1991 concert film "At the Max" was shot during their Steel Wheels tour
    $400 14
In 1954 Anthony Quinn played this barbarian Hun
    $400 24
Children's taunt once used by fugitive Deborah Ulrich in a letter to police
    $500 20
Bernard Schwartz
    DD: $500 11
Reputedly, the first Christmas tree in England was the one Prince Albert gave this queen in 1841
    $500 5
It's the group heard here
    $500 15
In 1939 Spencer Tracy searched for this African explorer, played by Cedric Hardwicke
    $500 25
On '70s TV this was Charo's version of making whoopee

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Jodie Nathan Harry
$1,000 $400 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jodie Nathan Harry
$1,800 $2,100 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 30
In a 1999 ballet Roger Van Fleteren played Dr. Jekyll & Wes Chapman played this alter ego
    $200 13
This crime of stealing cattle, more associated with the Old West, still plagues ranchers today
    $200 1
Major cities in this European nation include Vaasa, Maarianhamina & Helsinki
    $200 2
This Lucy Liu-Cameron Diaz-Drew Barrymore blockbuster was "heaven sent"
    $200 15
As well as the "Iliad" & "Odyssey", a number of hymns are attributed to him
    $200 25
"Chaise longue", French for "long chair", got Americanized to this
    $400 26
"Go Daddy-O!" celebrates this style of music that Benny Goodman was the "King of"
    $400 17
Wham-O still sells this hip-hugging plastic toy, though not 25 million in 4 months like when it debuted in 1958
    $400 3
Doncha know this city on the Red River is the largest city in North Dakota
    $400 4
This funnyman played Robert De Niro's shrink in "Analyze This"
    $400 16
This American novelist created the old fisherman Santiago & the young bullfighter Pedro Romero
    $400 22
Canard may mean a hoax or rumor, or this bird, perhaps served "a l'orange"
    $600 27
A 1982 Twyla Tharp work is danced to 9 of this singer's hits, including "Strangers in the Night" & "My Way"
    $600 18
The U.S. Army still has units called this, though the actual horse-mounted forces were abolished in 1950
    $600 8
It's the numeric name for the locality where the borders of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico & Arizona meet
    $600 5
He played a mystical caddy in "The Legend of Bagger Vance"
    $600 6
Before "Les Miserables", he attacked the French penal system in the novel "Claude Gueux"
    $600 19
In French this instrument played by Tracy Partridge is a tambour de Basque
    $800 28
The Joffrey's 1993 ballet "Billboards" rocks with the music of this "Purple Rain"er
    DD: $2,500 23
At a dance class, you can still learn this hot 1920s dance named for a South Carolina city
    $800 9
This city 30 miles west of Dallas was an important stop along the Chisholm Trail
    DD: $3,000 11
In 1998 Ralph Fiennes' brother Joseph played this writer "in Love"
    $800 7
This Thoreau work includes a chapter on "The Pond in Winter"
    $800 20
Paris' subway, Le Chemin de Fer Metropolitain, is usually just called this
    $1000 29
"A Streetcar..." is an abstract ballet inspired by the work of this playwright
    $1000 24
Despite the DPT vaccine, there are still thousands of cases of this type of "cough" in the U.S. each year
    $1000 10
In the 1980s Argentina & Great Britain fought a war over these South American islands
    $1000 12
Laurence Fishburne shows computer hacker Keanu Reeves that the world isn't what it seems in this film
    $1000 14
The 2 leading French Absurdists were Ionesco, from Romania, & this Irish author of "Waiting for Godot"
    $1000 21
The Fendi sisters make a fabulous one of these handbags with the same name as a loaf of French bread

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jodie Nathan Harry
$8,300 $11,100 $4,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In December 1620 this vessel came ashore at a secondary destination because of a shortage of beer

Final scores:

Jodie Nathan Harry
$16,600 $1,100 $100
Winner: $21,600 for The Hollywood Education and Literacy Project 2nd place: $10,000 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS 3rd place: $10,000 for Jimmy Fund

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jodie Nathan Harry
$6,600 $8,900 $4,800
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $20,300

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Game tape date: 2000-12-05
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