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2014-04-18 12:20:45

HERSHEY, Pa., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Antique Automobile Club of America Museum (AACA Museum) today announced its RocketHub crowdfunding campaign to help fund construction of the Cammack-Tucker Gallery exhibition, a fun, educational, and interactive tribute to the legacy and innovation of 1940s automotive manufacturing pioneer Preston Tucker. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140417/76305 To accomodate the largest collection of original "Tucker 48"...

2014-04-17 23:06:56

Elite online award recognizes BrightBytes for excellence in innovation. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 BrightBytes announced today that it has been named as an honoree for the Best Web Education Platform in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. Considered the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet....

2014-04-17 16:25:37

SANTA MONICA, Calif., and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, is integrating the marketing operations of its Lionsgate and Summit film labels, the Company announced today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130919/LA83194LOGO As a result of this integration, Nancy Kirkpatrick, who has served as Summit Entertainment's President of Worldwide Marketing for the past six years, will resign...

2014-04-17 08:25:54

LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PromaxBDA, the leading global association for promotion, marketing and design professionals in the entertainment industry, today announced Robert Rodriguez will join Tom Freston and Shane Smith as a Keynote speaker at PromaxBDA: The Conference 2014, June 10-12 at the New York Hilton Midtown. The annual event is the one and only place marketing, promotion and design executives in the entertainment industry gather as a global community to...

2014-04-16 23:12:09

Tippett Studio re-joins forces with TED director Seth MacFarlane to create eye-popping visual effects for COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Tippett Studio has re-joined forces with TED director Seth MacFarlane to create eye-popping visual effects for COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey. Tippett Studio Supervisor Eric Leven oversaw the creation of more than 200 effects shots in just over 6 months for the re-boot of Carl Sagan’s beloved 30-year-old COSMOS: A...

2014-04-16 23:05:48

Gorilla Group has been named an official honoree for the 18th Annual Webby Awards for work on BookPal, an industry-leading online seller of books. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Gorilla Group, an award winning, full-service commerce solutions provider, has been named an official honoree for the 18th Annual Webby Awards in the Shopping category for work on BookPal, an industry-leading online seller of books to institutions and corporations. The prestigious honor, presented to a select...

2014-04-16 23:05:37

Project Tiki’s Electronic Health Record is an Official Honoree for Mobile Applications in the Health & Fitness category in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. The Webby Awards are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Project Tiki announced today that it is an Official Honoree for Mobile Applications in the Health & Fitness category in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the "Internet's...

2014-04-16 23:00:20

Jump for Cystic Fibrosis June 14-15th and Help Claire’s Place Foundation Win $1,000,000 for Children Living with Cystic Fibrosis Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Claire’s Place Foundation, a non-profit organization providing support to children and families affected by cystic fibrosis, has been selected to compete in a new reality television show for non-profits, entitled “Dare Me For Charity.” The reality competition show allows nonprofits and their supporters to work...

2014-04-16 20:22:06

Double the thrills when you purchase tickets at Regal Entertainment Group and Fandango KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, today announces that any moviegoer who purchases a ticket to "A Haunted House 2" can receive a free digital HD copy of "A Haunted House" while supplies last. The film opens in theatres Friday, April 18....

2014-04-16 16:31:52

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/snfx5q/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Optical Polyester Film Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/snfx5q/global_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The Global and Chinese Optical Polyester Film Industry Report...


Latest Film Reference Libraries

Kraken
2013-09-16 08:51:29

The Kraken is a legendary sea monster that lives in the waters off Norway and Greenland. The legend itself may have originated from sightings of giant squid that can grow 40 - 50 feet in length. It was classified as a cephalopod and given the scientific name Microcosmus marinus by Carolus Linnaeus in 1735. In 1746 he called it Singulare monstrum meaning a unique monster. In 1752-1753 bishop of Bergen, Erik Pontoppidan, described the Kraken as sometimes being mistaken for an island and...

Issie
2013-09-06 09:50:14

Issie is a lake monster claimed to inhabit Lake Ikeda, on Kyushu Island in Japan. The name Issie was formed as an analogy to “Nessie”, the Loch Ness Monster. The legend comes from a myth that Issie was a white mare and had a foal. They lived on the shores of Lake Ikeda. When her foal was kidnapped by a samurai, she searched desperately to find it. In despair she jumped into the lake and was transformed into the lake monster. When she surfaces, the legend says she is searching for her...

Giant Anaconda
2013-08-12 13:07:11

The anaconda is a large snake found in South America and the green anaconda is considered to be one of the largest snakes in the world. The word anaconda may have derived from the Tamil word anaikondran, meaning elephant killer, or anaikkonda, meaning having killed an elephant. The word anaconda was first used in a 1768 description of a large snake found in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) and became a myth, the anaconda of Ceylon. An average size for the anaconda is about 20 feet and weighing 330...

Beast of Gevaudan
2013-08-04 06:59:16

The beast of Gevaudan is a man-eating wolf-like animal that resided in the Margeride Mountains of Gevaudan from 1764 to 1767. It was described as having remarkable teeth and long tail. Its fur was tinted white and emitted an unbearable odor. It was said that its victims were killed by the beast ripping at the throat. An estimated 210 attacks were documented; all were men that resulted in 113 deaths and 49 injuries with 98 of the victims partly eaten. Many of the attacks happened while...

800px-Subadult_Spinosaurus
2012-03-22 22:37:37

Spinosaurus, meaning “Spine lizard,” is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the lower Albian to lower Cenomanian stages of the Mid Cretaceous Period (112 to 97 million years ago). It lived in what is now North Africa. The type species is S. aegyptiacus. A potential second species, S. maroccanus, was discovered in Morocco. It was the first known dinosaur fossil from Egyptian remains discovered in 1912 and described by German paleontologist Ernst Stromer in 1915. The original remains were...

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