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Wednesday 29 December 2004

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Let Me Love You by Mario. In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid 20 was in the top 5 hits. Brick, directed by Rian Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Going Tribal. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bejeweled 2 or Lego Knights' Kingdom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Brick

Directed by: Rian Johnson

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lukas Haas, Emilie de Ravin

Country: United States

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Hard Candy

Directed by: David Slade

Starring: Patrick Wilson, Ellen Page, Sandra Oh

Country: United States

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Mysterious Skin

Directed by: Gregg Araki

Starring: Brady Corbet, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elisabeth Shue

Country: United States

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Layer Cake

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Daniel Craig, Sienna Miller, Michael Gambon

Country: United States

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Oldboy

Directed by: Chan-wook Park

Starring: Min-sik Choi, Ji-tae Yu, Hye-jeong Kang

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Going Tribal

Starring: Bruce Parry

Country: United Kingdom

The Eyes of Nye

Starring: Andrea Nelson

Country: United States

The Lance Krall Show

Written by: Lance Krall

Starring: Lance Krall, Sarah Baker, Phil Cater, Annie Humphrey

Country: United States

Million 2 One

Starring: Grub Smith

Country: United Kingdom

French Odyssey

Starring: Rick Stein

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 December 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Liddy Holloway: New Zealand actress and screenwriter (d. 2004).
  • Julius Axelrod: American biochemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (Born 1912).
  • Ken Burkhart: American baseball player and umpire (d. 2004).

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Books

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

The Five People You Meet in Heaven

By: Mitch Albom

A specially produced paperback edition--with flaps--of the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller, that has sold more than six million copies in hardcover Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at ...

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America (The Book)

By: Jon Stewart and The Writers of The Daily Show

Jon Stewart, host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning The Daily Show, and his coterie of patriots, deliver a hilarious look at American government. American-style democracy is the world's most beloved form of government, which explains why so many other ...

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The Polar Express

By: Chris Van Allsburg

1986 Caldecott Medal Winner A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical trip to the North Pole . . . Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a desert of ice, the Polar Express ...

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State of Fear

By: Michael Crichton

In Tokyo, in Los Angeles, in Antarctica, in the Solomon Islands . . . an intelligence agent races to put all the pieces together to prevent a global catastrophe.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bejeweled 2

Platform: Windows Mac OS X Browser Flash PDA Palm OS Windows Mobile iOS Xbox 360 XBLA iPod PlayStation 3 PSN PlayStation Portable WiiWare Symbian^3 Android BlackBerry PlayBook

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games Sony Online Entertainment (PSN) Electronic Arts (Android)

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Cube 2: Sauerbraten

Cube 2: Sauerbraten

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, OS X, Unix

Genre: First-person shooter

Empires in Arms: The Napoleonic Wars of 1805 - 1815

Empires in Arms: The Napoleonic Wars of 1805 - 1815

Platform: Currently: MS-Windows

Genre: Strategy video game

Publisher: Matrix Games

World of Warcraft

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing

Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment

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Lego Knights' Kingdom

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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