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Monday 6 December 1999

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. The Talented Mr. Ripley, directed by Anthony Minghella, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Timeline by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Universe. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Army Men II or Buffers Evolution.
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law

Country: United States

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Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore

Country: United States

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Girl, Interrupted

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Winona Ryder, Angelina Jolie, Whoopi Goldberg

Country: United States

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The Green Mile

Directed by: Frank Darabont

Starring: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse

Country: United States

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Stuart Little

Directed by: Rob Minkoff

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie

Country: United States

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TV Series

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


Starring: John Hurt

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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New York: A Documentary Film

Starring: David Ogden Stiers

Country: United States

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The Game Room

Starring: Mark Bussler

Country: United States

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Freaks and Geeks

Written by: Paul Feig

Starring: Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Samm Levine

Country: United States

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Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 December 1999 ?

  • Spain - Constitution Day
  • Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
  • Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
  • Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
  • Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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Sport Games on 6 December 1999

American Basketball
  • Denver Nuggets - Philadelphia 76ers : 94 - 77
  • Miami Heat - Los Angeles Clippers : 99 - 91
  • Sacramento Kings - New Jersey Nets : 95 - 109
  • Vancouver Grizzlies - Houston Rockets : 99 - 102
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American Football
  • Minnesota Vikings - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 17 - 24
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - FC Koln : 0 - 0
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Tottenham - West Ham : 0 - 0
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1999?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Jesus at 2000 -- Dec. 6, 1999
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9719
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.515


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


By: Michael Crichton

In an Arizona desert a man wanders in a daze, speaking words that make no sense. Within twenty-four hours he is dead, his body swiftly cremated by his only known associates.

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The Century

By: Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster

What was it like to watch the Wright Brothers soar into the sky? To hear the first crackling voice aired on the radio? To cower in the ghastly trenches of Europe during World War I? To lose everything in the ...

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By: Kent Haruf

"Ambitious, but never seeming so, Kent Haruf reveals a whole community as he interweaves the stories of a pregnant high school girl, a lonely teacher, a pair of boys abandoned by

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And The Crowd Goes Wild

By: Joe Garner

The New York Times Bestseller The USA Today Bestseller The Wall Street Journal Bestseller Fans Wept. The Crowd Cheered. The Announcers Went Wild. You Just Had To Be There.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Army Men II

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Color

Publisher: The 3DO Company

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Buffers Evolution

Platform: WonderSwan

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Bandai

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Cabela's Outdoor Trivia Challenge

Cabela's Outdoor Trivia Challenge

Platform: Windows

Genre: Quiz

Publisher: HeadGames Publishing, Inc.

Descent 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Linux

Genre: First-person shooter, shoot 'em up

Publisher: Interplay Productions

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Super Smash Bros.

Platform: Nintendo 64, iQue Player, Virtual Console, GameCube, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

Genre: Fighting, action, platform

Publisher: Nintendo

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