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Tuesday 5 October 1999

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 5, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jacob Taff and Matthew Sherrill. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Heartbreaker by Mariah Carey. In UK Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eiffel 65 was in the top 5 hits. Wo de fu qin mu qin, directed by Yimou Zhang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Dark Lady by Richard North Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Superstar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dr. Brain: Action Reaction or Egypt 1156 B.C.: Tomb of the Pharaoh.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Wo de fu qin mu qin

Directed by: Yimou Zhang

Starring: Ziyi Zhang, Honglei Sun, Hao Zheng, Yulian Zhao

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The Story of Us

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Bruce Willis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Colleen Rennison, Jake Sandvig

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Durango Kids

Directed by: Ashton Root

Starring: Larry Drake, Curtis Williams, Brendon Ryan Barrett, Caitlin Barrett

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Directed by: Ashok Gaekwad

Starring: Ajay Devgn, Raveena Tandon, Reena Roy, Ajinkya Deo

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Sun Alley

Directed by: Leander Haußmann

Starring: Alexander Scheer, Alexander Beyer, Robert Stadlober, Teresa Weißbach

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Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

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Let Them Eat Cake

Directed by: Alexis Krasilovsky

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Get Real

Directed by: Simon Shore

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Twice in a Lifetime

Directed by: Bud Yorkin

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Hidden Love

Directed by: Alessandro Capone

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Sport Games on 5 October 1999

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  • Santa Clara - Setubal : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

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

Dark Lady

By: Richard North Patterson

In Dark Lady, Richard North Patterson displays the mastery of setting, psychology, and story that makes him unique among writers of suspense, and one of today's most original and enthralling novelists.In

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The Alibi

By: Sandra Brown

Assistant DA Hammond Cross has his sights set on the DA's office. Prosecuting a high-profile murder case practically ensures him the job. But a Saturday night encounter with a mysterious woman is the start of a living nightmare.

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By: Thomas Harris

You remember Hannibal Lecter: gentleman, genius, cannibal. Seven years have passed since Dr. Lecter escaped from custody. And for seven years he's been at large, free to savor the scents, the essences, of an unguarded world.

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Big Trouble

By: Dave Barry

In his career, Dave Barry has done just about everything―written bestselling nonfiction, won a Pulitzer Prize, seen his life turned into a television series.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dr. Brain: Action Reaction

Platform: Windows

Genre: Educational, Puzzle

Publisher: Knowledge Adventure

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Egypt 1156 B.C.: Tomb of the Pharaoh

Egypt 1156 B.C.: Tomb of the Pharaoh

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: R&P Electronic Media

Bomberman 64: The Second Attack

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Action

Publisher: Vatical Entertainment

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Doshin the Giant

Platform: Nintendo 64DD, GameCube

Genre: God game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Biomotor Unitron

Platform: Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: SNK Playmore

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Blast from the Past

Studio: New Line

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Tom and Jerry: The Movie

Studio: Warner

Format: VHS release; part of the Warner Bros. Family Entertainment Collection

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The Man Who Knew Too Much

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS re-release

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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland

Studio: Columbia/TriStar

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

Studio: New Line

Format: VHS and DVD release

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