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Thursday 17 December 2015

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). The Big Short, directed by Adam McKay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 while First 100 Words by Roger Priddy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching No Activity. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blackhole or Broforce.
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Big Short

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling, Finn Wittrock, Christian Bale

Country: United States

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Written by: Paula Pell (screenplay)

Directed by: Jason Moore

Starring: Amy Poehler, John Cena, Madison Davenport, Tina Fey

Country: United States

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Written by: Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams, Michael Arndt, George Lucas (based on characters created by)

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Starring: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver

Country: United States

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Directed by: Paul Bettany

Starring: Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Mackie, Bruce Altman, Babs Olusanmokun

Country: United States

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In the Heart of the Sea

Written by: Charles Leavitt (screenplay), Charles Leavitt (story), Rick Jaffa (story), Amanda Silver (story)

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Ben Whishaw, Cillian Murphy, Tom Holland

Country: United States

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

No Activity

Written by: Patrick Brammall, Trent O'Donnell

Starring: Patrick Brammall, Harriet Dyer, David Field, Darren Gilshenan

Country: Australia

Undeniable with Joe Buck

Starring: Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Bob Baffert, Wayne Gretzky

Country: United States

Reply 1988

Starring: Lee Hyeri, Jun-yeol Ryu, Kyung-pyo Go, Bo-gum Park

Ash vs Evil Dead

Written by: Ivan Raimi, Sam Raimi, Tom Spezialy

Starring: Bruce Campbell, Jill Marie Jones, Lucy Lawless, Ray Santiago

Country: United States

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False Flag

Written by: Amit Cohen, Maria Feldman

Starring: Ishai Golan, Magi Azarzar, Angel Bonanni, Ania Bukstein

Country: Israel

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

First 100 Words

By: Roger Priddy

Your little one will soon learn some essential first words and pictures with this bright board book. There are 100 color photographs to look at and talk about, and 100 simple first words to read and learn, too.

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School

By: Jeff Kinney

Life was better in the old days. Or was it? That’s the question Greg Heffley is asking as his town voluntarily unplugs and goes electronics-free. But modern life has its conveniences, and Greg isn’t cut out for an old-fashioned world. ...

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Cross Justice

By: James Patterson

The toughest cases are the ones that hit close to home. When his cousin is accused of a heinous crime, Alex Cross returns to his North Carolina hometown for the first time in over three decades.

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Humans of New York: Stories

By: Brandon Stanton

Now a #1 New York Times Bestseller! In the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton began an ambitious project -to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City.

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Search For Your Ancestors

Sport Games on 17 December 2015

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Evian Thonon Gaillard - Nancy : 0 - 1
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Wolves - Leeds : 2 - 3
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: Microsoft Windows Linux OS X

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: FiolaSoft Studio

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Bravely Second: End Layer

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

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Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 4

Genre: Run-and-gun platform

Publisher: Devolver Digital

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Dead or Alive 5 Last Round

Platform: Arcade Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4 Xbox 360 Xbox One

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Koei Tecmo

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Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

Platform: PlayStation 2 Xbox Game Boy Advance Nintendo DS Mobile phone Handheld TV game PlayStation Network

Genre: Science fiction

Publisher: LucasArts Ubisoft (GBA & DS versions)

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