PDD Quiz: Iron Will

In honor of the 30th anniversary of Disney’s Iron Will hitting theaters, this edition of the PDD Quiz tests your knowledge of places and faces that appear in the film, which was largely shot in the area. Head over to this PDD post if you want to cheat study up ahead of time!

The next current events PDD quiz races your way on Feb. 25. Submit question ideas to Alison Moffat [email protected] by Feb. 22.

#1 Who played the lead role of Will Stoneman?

Mackenzie Astin is the son of actors Patty Duke and John Astin.

#2 This village is near the base of which ski hill?

The village was constructed for the film.

#3 Where was this interior scene filmed?

View TV coverage of the filming here.

#4 This Duluthian played Becky, Will’s girlfriend.

Zenith City Online reflects on the 1994 Duluth premiere of the film here.

#5 David Ogden Stiers, shown here, voiced Cogsworth in this 1991 Disney film.

Stiers was also known for playing Maj. Charles Winchester in M*A*S*H*.

#6 The start of the sled dog race is filmed in front of this landmark.

The building is now home to Zenith DCHS Apartments.

#7 In which train car was this scene filmed?

Ken Buehler of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum gives a video tour of the train car here.

#8 This Rubber Chicken Theater founder can be seen as an extra.

This PDD post includes the names of more local extras.

#9 What business now occupies this building?

Thirsty Pagan features an Iron Will poster near the bar.

#10 Mackenzie Astin’s mother, Patty Duke, filmed this 1972 thriller at Glensheen.

View a trailer for You’ll Like My Mother here.


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