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Tuesday 26 August 2014

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, directed by Jonathan Liebesman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014 while Love Letters by Debbie Macomber was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destiny or Bayonetta 2.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Written by: Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Evan Daugherty, Peter Laird (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles characters)

Directed by: Jonathan Liebesman

Starring: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fichtner, Alan Ritchson

Country: United States

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Guardians of the Galaxy

Directed by: James Gunn

Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel

Country: United States

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Written by: Andrew Jay Cohen, Brendan O'Brien

Directed by: Nicholas Stoller

Starring: Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Elise Vargas, Zoey Vargas

Country: United States

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Starring: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Redford

Country: United States

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Directed by: Neil Burger

Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso

Starring: Natsuki Hanae

Country: Japan


Written by: Tim Heidecker

Starring: Tim Heidecker, Joe Estevez, Mark Proksch, Gregg Turkington

Country: United States

Graceland Insider

Starring: Danny Chung, Vanessa Ferlito, Brandon Jay McLaren, Manny Montana

Country: United States

Lake Life

Starring: Justin Herman, Nate Herman

Country: United States

The Great War

Starring: Indy Neidell

Country: Germany

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 August 2014 ?

  • RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
  • Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
  • Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Love Letters

By: Debbie Macomber

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY LIBRARY JOURNALIn this enchanting novel set at Cedar Cove’s cozy Rose Harbor Inn, Debbie Macomber celebrates

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By: Dinesh D'Souza

#1 New York Times BestsellerIs America a source of pride, as Americans have long held, or shame, as Progressives allege? Beneath an innocent exterior, are our lives complicit in a national project of theft, expropriation, oppression, and murder, or is ...

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The 6Th Extinction

By: James Rollins

A remote military research station sends out a frantic distress call, ending with a chilling final command: Kill us all! Personnel from the neighboring base rush in to discover everyone already

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The Fault in Our Stars

By: John Green

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Assassin's Creed Rogue

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure, stealth

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Costume Quest 2

Costume Quest 2

Platform: Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: Midnight City[1] Majesco Entertainment


Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: Atlus

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Platform: PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action role-playing, first-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

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Bayonetta 2

Platform: Wii U

Genre: Action, hack 'n' slash

Publisher: Nintendo

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