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Wednesday 12 August 1992

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Cara Delevingne and Shannon Harris. In that special week of August people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. Single White Female, directed by Barbet Schroeder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Earth In The Balance by Al Gore was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Larry Sanders Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Adventure Island 3 or Castles II: Siege and Conquest.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Single White Female

Directed by: Barbet Schroeder

Starring: Bridget Fonda, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Steven Weber

Country: United States

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Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Directed by: Fran Rubel Kuzui

Starring: Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens

Country: United States

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Death Becomes Her

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

Country: United States

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Universal Soldier

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Ally Walker

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Larry Sanders Show

Written by: Dennis Klein, Garry Shandling

Starring: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Country: United States

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The Late Show

Starring: Santo Cilauro, Tom Gleisner, Jane Kennedy, Tony Martin

Country: Australia

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Jack's Place

Starring: John Dye, Finola Hughes, Hal Linden

Country: United States

Mr. Wakefield's Crusade

Starring: Peter Capaldi, Richard Griffiths, Pam Ferris, Mossie Smith

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ude ni oboe ari

Starring: Hiroaki Murakami, Yôko Moriguchi

Country: Japan

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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1992?

  • Time: Thermonuclear detonation during the Pacific tests in 1958
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9341
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.130


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

Earth In The Balance

By: Al Gore

The vice-presidential candidate describes how far-reaching the environmental crisis is and calls for a radical change in human civilization's relationship with the planet.

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Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly ...

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A Brilliant Madness

By: Patty Duke and Gloria Hochman

In her revealing bestseller Call Me Anna, Patty Duke shared her long-kept secret: the talented, Oscar-winning actress who won our hearts on The Patty Duke Show was suffering from a serious-but-treatable-mental

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Waiting To Exhale

By: Terry McMillan

The classic novel of triumph, revenge, and friendship-now in a premium edition From the critically-acclaimed author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back comes this wise, down-to-earth story of

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Adventure Island 3

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy

Genre: Platform, side-scroller

Publisher: Hudson Soft

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Genre: Cross-genre, MUD

Battle Clash

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Super Scope

Publisher: Nintendo

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Castles II: Siege and Conquest

Platform: Macintosh DOS Amiga CD32 (Amiga floppy disk version unreleased[1])

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

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Darkwing Duck

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: Capcom

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