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Sunday 5 October 2003

2003-10-05

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Baby Boy by Beyonce. In UK Where Is The Love? by The Black Eyed Peas was in the top 5 hits. Kill Bill: Vol. 1, directed by Quentin Tarantino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while The Ultimate Weight Solution by Phillip C. McGraw was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah

Country: United States

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The Ring

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Carl Brisson, Lillian Hall-Davis, Ian Hunter

Country: United States

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Mystic River

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon

Country: United States

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The School of Rock

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Jack Black, Mike White, Joan Cusack

Country: United States

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The Rundown

Directed by: Peter Berg

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Seann William Scott, Christopher Walken

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Mark Steel Lectures

Starring: Mark Steel, Martin Hyder

Country: United Kingdom

Potter Puppet Pals

Starring: Neil Cicierega

Country: United States

Peep Show

Written by: Jesse Armstrong, Sam Bain, Andrew O'Connor

Starring: David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Matt King, Olivia Colman

Country: United Kingdom

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QI

Starring: Stephen Fry, Alan Davies

Country: United Kingdom

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Magick

Starring: Barry Jones, Stuart MacLeod

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 October 2003 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Dan Snyder: Canadian ice hockey player (Born 1978).
Facts:
  • Maher Arar is reported to have been freed from a Syrian jail. The Canadian engineer was deported to Syria by the United States as he changed planes in New York, over a year ago.
  • Pope John Paul II canonizes Daniele Comboni (1831–1881), Arnold Janssen (1837–1909) and Josef Freinademetz (1852–1908).
  • ''Ireland on Sunday'' claims that Pope John PaulnbspII is suffering from terminal stomach cancer which has spread to his colon. The newspaper reports that the Pope has dictated a living will which gives instructions as to how the Roman Catholic Church is to be administered when the medical treatment he is receiving makes it impossible for him to function as pope. According to the paper, Cardinals have been told to be ready at a moment's notice to fly to Rome for a Papal funeral and Papal
  • The band Hell on Earth reports that an Internet broadcast of a concert that was to feature a suicide of a terminally ill person did not happen on Saturday evening, because the Web site was attacked. Band members state that the concert still went on, but they are unsure whether the suicide took place.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2003?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.731
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - October, 2003

Books

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

The Ultimate Weight Solution

By: Phillip C. McGraw

With more than 100 fantastic recipes, this cookbook is an essential tool to get results and free yourself from your problems with weight -- forever.Dr. Phil is on a mission: to help as many Americans as possible lose pounds and ...

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Bleachers

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHigh school all-American Neely Crenshaw was probably the best quarterback ever to play for the legendary Messina Spartans. Fifteen years have gone by since those glory days, and Neely has come home to Messina to bury ...

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The South Beach Diet

By: Arthur Agatston

Based on the nation's #1 bestsellerPublished in January 2004, The South Beach Diet Good Fats/Good Carbs Guide has sold more than three million copies and has continuously topped national bestseller lists.

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The Wedding

By: Nicholas Sparks

With The Notebook, A Walk to Remember, and his other beloved novels, #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks has given voice to our deepest beliefs about the power of love.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Barbie Horse Adventures: Mystery Ride

Barbie Horse Adventures: Mystery Ride

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action game, adventure game, children's game, racing game, roleplaying game

Publisher: Universal Interactive

Cabela's Big Game Hunter: 2004 Season

Cabela's Big Game Hunter: 2004 Season

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox (Cancelled), PS2 (Cancelled), GameCube (Cancelled)

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision Publishing, Inc.

Charlie's Angels

Platform: PlayStation 2, GameCube

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Disgaea: Hour of Darkness

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: JP Nippon Ichi Software; NA Atlus (PS2); PAL Koei (PS2); AUS Square Enix (NDS); WW NIS America

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SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Sandbox Platformer

Publisher: THQ

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