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Sunday 5 December 1999

1999-12-05

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. The Talented Mr. Ripley, directed by Anthony Minghella, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Timeline by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law

Country: United States

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Girl, Interrupted

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Winona Ryder, Angelina Jolie, Whoopi Goldberg

Country: United States

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Magnolia

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore

Country: United States

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The Green Mile

Directed by: Frank Darabont

Starring: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse

Country: United States

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Stuart Little

Directed by: Rob Minkoff

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Universe

Starring: John Hurt

Country: United Kingdom

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New York: A Documentary Film

Starring: David Ogden Stiers

Country: United States

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The Game Room

Starring: Mark Bussler

Country: United States

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Freaks and Geeks

Written by: Paul Feig

Starring: Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine

Country: United States

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Spaced

Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 December 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
  • Day of the Ninja
  • Austria - Krampus
  • Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1999?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.515
  • Life: 2000 Years Of Christianity
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Timeline

By: Michael Crichton

In an Arizona desert a man wanders in a daze, speaking words that make no sense. Within twenty-four hours he is dead, his body swiftly cremated by his only known associates.

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Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

By: J. K. Rowling

The Dursleys were so mean that hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

By: J. K. Rowling

For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black. Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse, he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord, Voldemort.Now

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Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone

By: J. K. Rowling

For the first time, J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions. Kate Greenaway-award-winning artist Jim Kay has created over 100 stunning illustrations, making this deluxe format a perfect gift as much for a ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

360: Three Sixty

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing, Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Cryo Interactive

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Bugs Bunny Lost in Time

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Infogrames

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Digimon Adventure: Anode/Cathode Tamer

Digimon Adventure: Anode/Cathode Tamer

Platform: WonderSwan, WonderSwan Color

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Bandai

Doshin the Giant

Platform: Nintendo 64DD, GameCube

Genre: God game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Yu-Gi-Oh!

Genre: Action, Adventure, Supernatural

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Tell the world why 5 December 1999 is such a special date for you!