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2014-04-16 08:26:34

Buddhism-Themed Indie Film, Written/Directed by Gary T. McDonald and Produced by DKZ Films, Resonates with Diverse Bay Area Filmgoers LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "The Fourth Noble Truth" took home the coveted Audience Award for Best American Independent Film from the 17(th) Sonoma International Film Festival on April 6, 2014. The film stars Harry Hamlin (2013 Emmy Nominee for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for "Mad Men") and Kristen Kerr ("Strictly...

2014-04-16 08:26:23

He partied in Paris, mingled with artists in Munich, was imprisoned by Nazis in Dachau, escaped to Israel and became world famous for painting his memories. PALM DESERT, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- He lived through World War I and its poignant and personal consequences. He mingled amongst the party life of 1920s red light district Paris. He mocked the Nazis as a young Bert Brecht Theater graphic designer with his poster for Threepenny Opera in 1930s Munich. Then was...

2014-04-16 08:26:17

Company to License and Distribute Top Hollywood, Chinese Digital Content for IMAX-TCL Premium Home Theatre Systems BEIJING, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Ltd. today announced a joint-venture partnership with Wasu Digital TV Media Group (WASU) as part of their IMAX TCL home theatre initiative. As one of China's largest digital content providers and one of five operators approved by the state to deliver...

2014-04-16 08:26:13

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Los Angeles Under Sheriff Paul Tanaka (ret.) reveals why he was chosen by former Sheriff Lee Baca as the Sheriff's Department Budget Gatekeeper. Watch the 2 minute preview video here of the second of six segments on the Full Disclosure Network(R) Internet TV Series. Tanaka confesses in an interview with Full Disclosure his sometimes difficult and tense relationship with Baca over the budget initially, but notes that he was...

2014-04-15 23:16:31

Rocket Insights gives an unprecedented look into mobile video congestion. Oslo, Norway and Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Opera Software's Skyfire unit today released Rocket Insights™ as part of its Rocket Optimizer platform to help operators better manage their network loads by providing a real-time analytics dashboard that analyzes mobile video congestion. Operators can now instantly view key metrics such as stall rates, video start times, bitrate distribution and mean...

2014-04-15 23:15:43

Forbes Living Features Innovative Burn Products by WATER-JEL Technologies® St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 The producers of Forbes Living are excited to announce that WATER-JEL® Technologies and its innovative emergency burn care products will be featured in an upcoming segment as part of their "Health & Wellness" series. The show is hosted by Forbes Riley, an award-winning TV host in the D2C industry, author, entrepreneur, mother and one of the...

2014-04-15 23:14:42

NFMLA celebrates its April 19th program with films from around the world on April 19th at the AT&T Center in Downtown Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 This month NewFilmmakers LA film festival will demonstrate its focus as a platform for independent filmmakers by showcasing a feature film created by a production team based out of Oklahoma. Fall Films was established in Oklahoma in 2009 and has since then produced 13 feature films, all with a budget of three thousand...

2014-04-15 23:14:37

Simply G Media Network today announced the release of an interview with CEO of Simply G, GJ Reynolds, on the Simply G Radio Show with host Neil Haley, the Total Tutor. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Neil Haley, The Total Tutor host of the Simply G Radio Show, interviewed GJ Reynolds to find out what Alexa is, why it is important, and how you can boost your Alexa score. GJ Reynolds is an original founding promoter in the company ViSalus. He's also a 5 Star Ambassador, VI Millionaire,...

2014-04-15 23:14:35

New black men and black women dating site BlackBoomerDating.com makes it easier to find a perfect match online. (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Black Boomer Dating is a newly launched dating site for black men and black women who are keen on love and relationship. It is a black singles dating site that connects black men and women over 50 years old to their places of love, dating, romance, companionship and lots more. With the development of science an technology, even though black singles don’t...

2014-04-15 23:14:20

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx will discuss distracted driving on The Peggy Smedley Show today, April 15, at 12 noon CT as a part of the show's coverage of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Carol Stream, Ill. (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 “Distracted driving is a big epidemic,” according to U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Anthony Foxx. “The trend is growing, particularly with younger drivers who feel more brazen about using technology while they’re...


Latest Entertainment Culture Reference Libraries

Chalmers Touring 1922
2014-02-21 10:51:47

Chalmers-Detroit was an automobile company formed in 1908 when Hugh Chalmers bought out the Thomas-Detroit company. It was renamed to Chalmers in 1911. During the 1910s the company thrived but the post-WWI recession of the 1920s caused the company to merge with the Maxwell Automobile Company. In 1923, Chalmers ended all vehicle production. The brand is owned by Chrysler. Chalmers were considered to be an expensive car for that era. The 30 Touring and the 30 Roadster both sold for $1,500...

Lloyd Alexander, 1959
2014-01-31 13:04:08

The North German Automobile and Engine company was founded in 1908 as a German brand of vehicle owned by Norddeutsche Lloyd, a shipping company. It was located in Bremen and the vehicles produced were branded with the Lloyd name. The first cars produced were license-built Krieger electric vehicles with a few petrol-powered vehicles as well. In 1914 they merged with Hansa and became Hansa-Lloyd Werke AG. Most of the vehicles produced had the Hansa name. The Hansa-Lloyd name was on...

Mothman
2013-11-27 10:34:33

The mothman is a legendary creature that was first reported with sightings from November 12, 1966 through December 15, 1967 in the Point Pleasant area of West Virginia. On November 16, 1966, the local newspaper published a report of two couples seeing the creature. It was described as a large white winged man with glowing red eyes. The wings had a ten-foot span and it followed their car as they drove outside of town, according to their report. Over the period from the initial sighting...

Merman
2013-11-27 10:02:14

The merman is a mythological creature said to inhabit the oceans of the world. There are many different adaptations of this creature, depending on which culture the myth comes from. The behavior of the merman varies with each culture. Some have been known to summon storms that sink ships and some are wise teachers. The merman is also said to attract female humans with their singing and melodies. The description of the merman also varies, but most include the upper body being of a man...

Mongolian death worm
2013-11-27 09:51:18

The Mongolian death worm is a cryptid that is claimed to inhabit the Gobi Desert. It lives underground in hibernation except for the months of June and July. It will surface from its underground habitat when it rains and soaks the ground. It is alleged to kill its prey from a distance. It either sprays an acidic venom that dissolves anything it touches, or by an electrical discharge. According to legend, touching the worm will cause severe pain or instant death. Locals have claimed that...

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