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Thursday 20 May 2004

2004-05-20

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Burn by Usher. In UK F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon was in the top 5 hits. The Day After Tomorrow, directed by Roland Emmerich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Plan of Attack by Bob Woodward was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

The Day After Tomorrow

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum

Country: United States

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Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle

Directed by: Danny Leiner

Starring: John Cho, Kal Penn, Ethan Embry

Country: United States

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The Notebook

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States

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Troy

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

Starring: Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom

Country: United States

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Juve Against Fantomas

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Ren Navarre, Georges Melchior, Rene Carl

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Bodies

Written by: Jed Mercurio

Starring: Tamzin Malleson, Max Beesley, Keith Allen, Patrick Baladi

Country: United Kingdom

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Derren Brown: Trick of the Mind

Starring: Derren Brown

Country: United Kingdom

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Historyonics

Starring: Sean Francis George

Country: United Kingdom

Deadwood

Written by: David Milch

Starring: Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Brad Dourif

Country: United States

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Infield Hot Pass

Starring: Genevieve Darr

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 May 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
  • East Timor National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ella Winter: British daughter of noted family, BBC news presenter Sophie Raworth and her husband Richard Winter.
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Facts:
  • The Olsen specimen of the US 1913 Liberty Head 5-cent piece (Proof 64 NGC) is sold for $3 million.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2004?

  • Time: Illustration depicts a hooded Iraqi prisoner
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9988
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.765

Books

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

Plan of Attack

By: Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward's book on President Bush and the Iraq war will be the definitive account of the turning point in history as Bush, his war council and allies launched a pre-emptive attack, toppling Saddam Hussein and taking over the country.

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The South Beach Diet

By: Arthur Agatston

The bestselling phenomenon continues with the newest South Beach Diet cookbook.The amazing success of the first three South Beach Diet books has made publishing history with 14 million copies combined - and is still going strong.

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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The South Beach Diet Good Fats Good Carbs Guide

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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Around the World in 80 Days

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Hip Games

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Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django

Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Konami

Cy Girls

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action-adventure game Third-person shooter

Publisher: Konami

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Densetsu no Stafy 3

Densetsu no Stafy 3

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Nintendo

Dirt Dragons

Dirt Dragons

Platform: PC

Publisher: Stampede Entertainment


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