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2014-04-11 23:23:31

MrFootage has introduced the Advanced Search feature on its website for customers who are looking for quality stock footage. The feature provides accurate results in no time. London, UK (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Mr Footage, the leading online footage library, has now introduced the Advanced Search feature on its website. With the new option, users can now search for quality stock footage within minutes, by just typing at least one of the words or the exact phrase related to the search. The...

2014-04-11 23:23:01

NDIA’s prestigious 2014 Eisenhower Award was presented on April 11, 2014, at a black-tie event at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner in McLean, VA, to award-winning actor/humanitarian Gary Sinise (Forrest Gump, CSI: New York) for his continued support of America’s service men and women. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) is pleased to announce it presented the prestigious 2014 Dwight D. Eisenhower Award to actor/humanitarian Gary Sinise...

2014-04-11 16:21:04

NEW YORK, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue State Digital (BSD) announced today that it has been honored in multiple categories for its work with Freedom to Marry, the NAACP, A World At School and Malaria No More in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards recognized BSD's creative leadership in building and mobilizing communities to take action on behalf of some of the world's leading advocacy groups and...

2014-04-11 08:23:07

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA), Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA), Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV), Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), and IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership,...

2014-04-10 23:03:54

The innovative “Kids Run the OC Presented by Nutrilite” obesity prevention program is poised to reach stratospheric heights in 2014 with a record 6500 kids and 80-plus locations participating. More than 17,500 elementary students have completed the program, logging the equivalent of one half million miles since its inception in 2004. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The innovative “Kids Run the OC Presented by Nutrilite” obesity prevention program is poised to...

2014-04-10 16:22:19

Special effects legend Douglas Trumbull presents premiere of UFOTOG at Cinerama, along with dozens of science fiction classics and attendance of celebrity guests SEATTLE, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul G. Allen's iconic Seattle Cinerama Theater announces its second annual Science Fiction Festival, running from May 1-12, with 12 days of special programming. The festival will be highlighted by the world premiere of Douglas Trumbull's short film, UFOTOG, along with screening of...

2014-04-10 08:27:15

Knight Foundation invests $250,000 to help filmmakers, journalists and media makers explore fresh digital territory NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Documentary, Inc. (AmDoc) today announced a plan to further expand its nonfiction series, POV, beyond television into the digital space with new innovations in storytelling. With $250,000 from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, POV will increase its digital co-productions, hire a technology fellow and...

2014-04-09 12:27:58

NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) (TSX: IMX) today announced it will hold a quarterly conference call to discuss its first-quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, April 24 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111107/MM01969LOGO This call is being webcast by Thomson Financial and can be accessed at www.imax.com by clicking on 'Investor Relations.' The webcast is also being distributed through the Thomson Street...

2014-04-09 12:23:19

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zrm25k/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese 1-Methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zrm25k/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese 1-Methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) Industry Report 2014 is a professional...

2014-04-09 08:26:43

TWO GENRE-DEFINING FILM NOIR CLASSICS COME TO BLU-RAY(TM) FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pair of groundbreaking movies directed by two of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Billy Wilder and Orson Welles, come to Blu-ray((TM)) for the first time ever when Double Indemnity and Touch of Evil premiere in Limited Edition with Exclusive Collectibles including lobby cards, poster reproductions and a rare still of a never-before-seen...


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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