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Friday 8 January 1993

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Brooke Greenberg and Giovanni Galbieri. In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Alive, directed by Frank Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993 while Dave Barry Does Japan by Dave Barry was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gone to Seed. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beat Head or Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Alive

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton, Bruce Ramsay

Country: United States

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Sing si lip yan

Directed by: Jing Wong

Starring: Jackie Chan, Richard Norton, Joey Wang, Kumiko Goto

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Xin liu xing hu die jian

Directed by: Michael Mak

Starring: Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Michelle Yeoh, Joey Wang, Elvis Tsui

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Nowhere to Run

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rosanna Arquette, Kieran Culkin, Ted Levine

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Honor and Glory

Directed by: Godfrey Ho

Starring: Cynthia Rothrock, Donna Jason, John Miller, Chuck Jeffreys

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TV Series

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

Gone to Seed

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Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

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WWE Raw

Metsolat

Taratata

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Elvis Presley Commemorative Postage Stamp goes on sale
  • Michael Jordan scores his 20,000th career point
  • NBC offers Tonight Show to David Letterman
  • Chicago Bulls' player Michael Jordan scores his 20,000th career point.

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Books

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Dave Barry Does Japan

By: Dave Barry

"One of the funniest peole ever to tap tap on a PC."PHILADELPHIA INQUIRERNot since George Bush's memorable dinner with the Japanese prime minister has the Land of the Rising Sun seen

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The Client

By: John Grisham

In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left ...

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The Bridges of Madison County

By: Robert James Waller

The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of ...

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Slow Waltz in Cedar Bend

By: Robert James Waller

The author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller The Bridges of Madison County once again brings characters and situations with his special blend of lyricism and magic.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Final Fight 2

Platform: Super Famicom/SNES, Virtual Console

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

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Boxing Legends of the Ring Chavez II Final Knockout

Boxing Legends of the Ring Chavez II Final Knockout

Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis Super NES

Genre: Fighting Sports

Publisher: Electro Brain

Beat Head

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Atari Games

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Abandoned Places 2

Abandoned Places 2

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: International Computer Entertainment

Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions

Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions

Platform: Super NES Game Boy

Genre: 2D platform, action

Publisher: Sunsoft

Home videos

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

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Studio: New Line

Format: VHS release, distributed by Columbia/TriStar Home Video

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3 Ninjas

Studio: Hollywood

Format: VHS release

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The Waterdance

Format: VHS release

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Honeymoon in Vegas

Format: VHS release

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Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot

Format: VHS release

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