It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season) by The Byrds.
In UK The Carnival Is Over by The Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
The Slender Thread, directed by Sydney Pollack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965
while Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Directed by: Sydney Pollack
Starring: Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Telly Savalas
Country: United States
Directed by: David Lean
Starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin
Directed by: Terence Young
Starring: Sean Connery, Claudine Auger, Adolfo Celi
Directed by: Martin Ritt
Starring: Richard Burton, Oskar Werner, Claire Bloom
Directed by: Ken Annakin
Starring: Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw, Robert Ryan
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Starring: Patrick Wymark, Jack Watling, Clifford Evans, Barbara Murray
Country: United Kingdom
Starring: John Ronane, Ann Bell, Glynn Edwards, Joan Miller
Written by: Ted Willis
Starring: Ted Willis, David Collings, Ewan Hooper, Helen Fraser
Written by: Ted Corday
Starring: William Arvin
Written by: Gene Wang
Starring: Peter Falk
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By: James A. Michener
In his signature style of grand storytelling, James A. Michener transports us back thousands of years to the Holy Land. Through the discoveries of modern archaeologists excavating the site of Tell Makor, Michener vividly re-creates life in an ancient city ...
By: Bel Kaufman
Bel Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase is one of the best-loved novels of our time. It has been translated into sixteen languages, made into a prize-winning motion picture, and staged as a play at high schools all over the United ...
By: Saul Bellow
In one of his finest achievements, Nobel Prize winner Saul Bellow presents a multifaceted portrait of a modern-day hero, a man struggling with the complexity of existence and longing for redemption.This
By: John Le Carre
From the New York Times bestselling author of A Delicate Truth and Our Kind of Traitor which is soon to be a major motion picture starring Ewan McGregor, Naomie Harris, Stellan Skarsgård and Damian Lewis.The
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