Friday 17 August 2018

US date format: 8/17/2018, UK date format: 17/8/2018

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 17, 2018). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). Black Wake, directed by Jeremiah Kipp, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2018 On TV people were watching Nazar.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Black Wake

Directed by: Jeremiah Kipp

Starring: Nana Gouvea, Tom Sizemore, Eric Roberts, Jonny Beauchamp

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The Proposal

Directed by: Anne Fletcher

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Mary Steenburgen, Craig T. Nelson

Country: United States of America

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Frat Pack

Directed by: Michael Philip

Starring: Richard Alan Reid, Rachel Risen, Lochlyn Munro, Danny Trejo

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Affairs of State

Directed by: Eric Bross

Starring: Thora Birch, Mimi Rogers, Adrian Grenier, David James Elliott

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Incredibles 2

Directed by: Brad Bird

Starring: Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner

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TV Series

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Directed by: Soni Razdan

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Dying to Belong

Directed by: William A. Graham

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Castle Rock

Directed by: Craig Clyde

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Directed by: Keith Merrill

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Take Two

Directed by: Rober Kollar

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 August 2018 ?

  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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  • Imran Khan, the chairman of the Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, is elected as the Prime Minister of Pakistan. (Al Jazeera)
  • Pakistani general election, 2018: Imran Khan, the chairman of the Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, is elected as the Prime Minister of Pakistan. (Al Jazeera)
  • Amnesty International releases a report accusing Indonesian police of fatally shooting at least 77 suspected petty criminals since January 2018, in the lead-up to the 2018 Asian Games. Authorities insist that lethal force is used when the suspects resist the police. (BBC)
  • A high court in İzmir, Turkey, rejects an appeal to release U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson. (USA Today)
  • The U.S. Department of State announces that it will redirect approximately US$230 million in stabilization funds for Syria to "other key foreign policy priorities." Career Ambassador James Jeffrey is appointed as "special representative for Syrian engagement". (AP via Chron)

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Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $75.41
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $149.07
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $133.72
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $24.08
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 9.1901 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.9815 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.9018 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 7.005 SEK

Home videos

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

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Studio: Paramount

Format: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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The Florida Project

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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City Slickers

Studio: Shout! Factory

Format: Collector's Edition Blu-ray

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Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

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Captain Corelli's Mandolin

Studio: Universal

Format: Blu-ray

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