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2014-09-16 08:28:06

According to Savers' Annual Halloween Survey Americans Expect Prince George, son of Prince William and Kate Middleton, to win the crown of "Best Celebrity Child Costume" and Lady Gaga for "Best Celebrity Look" BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halloween is always a time for childhood fun, but this year with Halloween landing on a Friday, grown-ups are getting in on the action with nearly half of American adults planning to don a costume according to the annual Halloween Survey*...

2014-09-16 08:26:34

Everimaging releases revolutionary new Fotor Slideshow; the latest addition to the popular photo editing and sharing tools at www.fotor.com and the newest way to tell the unique story behind your images SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Everimaging has developed and released its powerful new Fotor Slideshow feature which is now available at www.fotor.com. Fotor products have become synonymous with cutting edge imaging technologies and clean, intuitive user interfaces and Fotor...

2014-09-15 23:03:30

The North America Pico Projector Market report defines and segments the pico projector market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-pico-projector-1177936337.html (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 The North America Pico Projector Market report defines and segments the pico projector market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. The North America pico projector market is estimated to grow from $245.8...

2014-09-14 16:20:18

-Only Rentrak Provides the Official Global Movie Results- LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Sept. 14, 2014, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services. As the trusted official standard for real-time worldwide box office reporting, Rentrak provides the only theater-level reporting in the world....

2014-09-12 23:09:22

Studio Network Solutions’ (SNS) EVO Shared Storage Server Supplies Collaborative and Cost-Efficient Workflow Solution for UK’s Award-Winning Met Film St Louis Missouri and London, United Kingdom (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Based at Ealing Studios in London, the oldest continuously working film studio in the world, Met Film Post is one-third of one of the UK’s most remarkable film organizations, Met Film. Met Film combines three leading-edge companies, Met Film School, Met Film...

2014-09-12 16:23:44

Dr. E.J. Aspuru of Atlanta & Alpharetta, GA is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. ATLANTA and ALPHARETTA, Ga., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vitals is pleased to announce that Dr. E.J. Aspuru has been honored with the prestigious 2013 Compassionate Doctor Award. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140912/145770 The accolade, which recognizes physician excellence, is given only to doctors who receive outstanding patient reviews...

2014-09-12 12:23:14

Author Zane, Director Bille Woodruff and Film's Cast will Treat Audiences in Select Cinemas Nationwide to Special Event on Eve of Addicted's Theatrical Release DENVER, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The legions of fans of Zane's provocative best-selling thriller "Addicted," adapted into a major motion picture from Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) and Codeblack Films, will be treated to a unique one-night event, "Addicted: Live With Zane," the day before the film's nationwide theatrical release,...

2014-09-12 08:28:41

Premium In-Store Experience Allows Canadian Consumers to Interact with VIZIO Technologies at Best Buy and Future Shop Locations TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO, the #1 Smart TV(1 )and Sound Bar company(2 )in the U.S., announced today the Canadian availability of its award-winning portfolio of HDTV and audio products at Best Buy and Future Shop locations throughout Canada as well as online at bestbuy.ca and futureshop.ca. Consumers can now visit retail locations across...

2014-09-12 08:24:09

Professional Hair Care Brand Encourages Others to Share Their Scene Stealing Moments through New York City Activations and Interactive Contest CHATSWORTH, Calif., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sexy Hair, the professional hair care brand and creator of the best-selling and award-winning Big Sexy Hair Spray & Play hairspray, launches a celebratory campaign to honor the 60(th) anniversary of the day Marilyn Monroe shot one of the most iconic moments in film history. The scene in...

2014-09-12 08:23:56

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uniting the world through the power of art, the Zeitgeist Media Festival is back for its fourth annual Los Angeles event. Occurring at The Federal in North Hollywood, Saturday, October 4(th), 2014 from 6pm-11pm, this not-for-profit activist arts festival features live music, comedy, short films, spoken word and more. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140911/145535 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140911/145534...


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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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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