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Friday 8 January 1999

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 8, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to I'm Your Angel by R. Kelly. In UK Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps was in the top 5 hits. Last Chance, directed by Bryan Cranston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while A Man in Full by Tom Wolfe was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Brimstone. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Abomination: The Nemesis Project or Disney's Story Studio: Mulan.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Last Chance

Directed by: Bryan Cranston

Starring: Tim Thomerson, Robin Dearden, Bryan Cranston, Amy Hathaway

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At First Sight

Directed by: Irwin Winkler

Starring: Val Kilmer, Mira Sorvino, Kelly McGillis, Steven Weber

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Directed by: John Bruno

Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Sutherland, William Baldwin, Joanna Pacula

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Directed by: Eric Weber

Starring: Robert Klein, Tony Hendra, Larry Pine, Paul Lazar

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Show Me Love

Directed by: Lukas Moodysson

Starring: Alexandra Dahlström, Rebecka Liljeberg, Erica Carlson, Mathias Rust

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TV Series

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Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

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Directed by: Nicholas J. DeMicco

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See How They Run

Directed by: Emily Morse

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The Sopranos

Written by: David Chase

Starring: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Country: United States

The League of Gentlemen

Starring: Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Jeremy Dyson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

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  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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Sport Games on 8 January 1999

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  • Tranmere - Wolves : 1 - 2
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 08, 1999 - Geocentric view

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

A Man in Full

By: Tom Wolfe

The setting is Atlanta, Georgia — a racially mixed, late-century boomtown full of fresh wealth and wily politicians. The protagonist is Charles Croker, once a college football star, now a late-middle-aged Atlanta conglomerate king whose outsize ego has at last ...

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The Greatest Generation

By: Tom Brokaw

The instant classic and runaway bestseller that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans, from the beloved journalist whose own iconic career has lasted more than fifty years.

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A Night Without Armor

By: Jewel Kilcher

One of the most respected artists in popular music today, Jewel is much more than a music industry success with her debut album selling more than 10 million copies.

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Where the Heart Is

By: Billie Letts

Talk about unlucky sevens. An hour ago, seventeen-year-old, seven months pregnant Novalee Nation was heading for California with her boyfriend. Now she finds herself stranded at a Wal-Mart in Sequoyah, Oklahoma, with just $7.77

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Disney's Story Studio: Mulan

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: NA NewKidCo

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Dragon Valor

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: Namco

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Abomination: The Nemesis Project

Platform: Windows

Genre: Action Real-time tactics

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

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Disney's Story Studio: Mulan

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: NA NewKidCo

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Fighter Squadron: The Screamin' Demons Over Europe

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Activision

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Home videos

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

Dudley Do-Right

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS and DVD release (Widescreen Edition)

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Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Home Fries

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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The Great Muppet Caper

Studio: ITC Entertainment

Format: VHS release

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Little Voice

Studio: Miramax

Format: VHS release

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