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Saturday 22 August 1998

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. In UK No Matter What by Boyzone was in the top 5 hits. Blade, directed by Stephen Norrington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Klone and I by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Minty. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Carnivores or Echo Night.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Stephen Norrington

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson

Country: United States

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Ever After: A Cinderella Story

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Starring: Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott

Country: United States

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Saving Private Ryan

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore

Country: United States

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Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Dominique Swain, Melanie Griffith

Country: United States

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The Parent Trap

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Starring: Lindsay Lohan, Dennis Quaid, Natasha Richardson

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Starring: Angela Kelly, Damian de Montemas, Vivienne Garrett, Kim De Lury

Country: Australia

The Games

Written by: John Clarke, Ross Stevenson

Starring: John Clarke, Bryan Dawe, Gina Riley, Nicholas Bell

Country: Australia

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Whose Line Is It Anyway?

Written by: Mark Leveson, Dan Patterson

Starring: Drew Carey, Colin Mochrie, Ryan Stiles, Laura Hall

Country: United States

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Maximum Bob

Starring: Beau Bridges, Liz Vassey, Sam Robards, Kiersten Warren

Country: United States

The Genie from Down Under 2

Starring: Alexandra Milman, Glenn Meldrum, Sandy Winton, Anna Galvin

Country: Australia

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  • RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
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Sport Games on 22 August 1998

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Club Brugge : 0 - 2
  • Anderlecht - Charleroi : 1 - 1
  • Germinal - Westerlo : 0 - 3
  • Lierse - Gent : 1 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Duisburg : 3 - 1
  • Dortmund - Hertha : 3 - 0
  • Ein Frankfurt - Munich 1860 : 2 - 3
  • Freiburg - Leverkusen : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 22 August 1998
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Chateauroux : 1 - 0
  • Gueugnon - Cannes : 1 - 0
  • Laval - Amiens : 1 - 0
  • Lille - Caen : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 22 August 1998
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Bastia - Metz : 3 - 0
  • Bordeaux - Auxerre : 1 - 0
  • Lorient - Lyon : 0 - 1
  • Marseille - Montpellier : 5 - 4
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1998?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.446447
  • Time: 77-yr old astronaut, Ohio Sen. John Glenn.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9652


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

The Klone and I

By: Danielle Steel

Stephanie had a rat for a husband. But after 13 years of marriage and two kids, she was devastated when he left her for a younger woman.

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Cold Mountain

By: Charles Frazier

In 1997, Charles Frazier’s debut novel Cold Mountain made publishing history when it sailed to the top of The New York Times best-seller list for sixty-one weeks, won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Award, and went on to ...

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Angela's Ashes

By: Frank McCourt

A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

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Rainbow Six

By: Tom Clancy

In this #1 New York Times bestselling thriller, author Tom Clancy takes readers into the shadowy world of anti-terrorism and gets closer to reality than any government would care to admit...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sport (hunting) First-person shooter

Publisher: WizardWorks Software

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Echo Night

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: First-person adventure Survival horror

Publisher: JP From Software; NA Agetec

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Flame Dragon Plus

Flame Dragon Plus

Platform: DOS

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: Dynasty International Information

Gauntlet Legends

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Dreamcast

Genre: Hack and slash, dungeon crawl

Publisher: Atari Games Midway Games (home versions)

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Grand Prix Legends

Platform: PC (Win)

Genre: Sim racing

Publisher: Sierra Sports

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