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2014-10-01 16:24:34

DALLAS, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Studio Movie Grill (www.studiomoviegrill.com) is thrilled to announce that its Arlington and Royal Lane locations will be among a select few theaters to present Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" in 70mm format. These showings are set for November 4; the film's national release is Friday, November 7. Advance tickets will be available October 1 on the Studio Movie Grill website. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141001/149782Photo -...

2014-10-01 15:14:33

The movies have been inspiring us since the first “flickers” in the early twentieth century, affecting the way we talk, speak, and live in a wide variety of ways. As technology has advanced and the art and science of set design have become more impressive, this innovation has filtered over into the way we design and decorate our homes. Early examples of this influence may be seen in the push-button homes of the 1960s and 1970s, when science fiction movies such as 2001: A Space Odyssey and...

2014-10-01 12:27:47

Gladiator Custom Mouthguards unveils their newest custom mouthguard, the High Performance Lite. PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gladiator Custom Mouthguards, an industry leader in custom mouthguards, recently introduced their thinnest and most comfortable mouthguard, the new High Performance Lite. But while it may be thin, it is huge on protection. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140930/149333 "We have continued to push the limits of our materials to offer...

2014-10-01 12:22:20

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Gary Sinise Foundation announced the addition of Bruce Rose, Founder and CEO of The Carrington Companies, to its Board of Directors. Rose joins existing Board members Gary Sinise, Founder of Gary Sinise Foundation, his wife Moira Sinise, CPA Martin Licker, Jim Shubert, Co-Founder of Shubert Furniture Design, and Jim Palmersheim, American Airlines Sky Ball Chairman, as they continue to carry out the Foundation's mission to...

2014-10-01 08:28:18

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of All Hallows' Eve, Charter On Demand has scared up a bag of treats that includes some of the most classically terrifying films we could find for the grown-ups in the family as well as some hauntingly fun selections for the younger set. Charter on Demand is the door to knock on this Halloween if you are in the mood for either a trick with Freddy, or a treat with Thomas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110526/AQ10195LOGO...

2014-09-30 23:18:24

World of Children® Award to recognize Kenro Izu for creating a model of sustainable pediatric care in Cambodia and treating over 1.2 million children. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 World of Children Award (http://www.worldofchildren.org) will honor Kenro Izu – founder of the nonprofit, Friends Without A Border (FWAB) – in New York City on November 6, 2014, for building a hospital in Cambodia that has become the nation’s model of sustainable pediatric care. Izu...

2014-09-30 23:02:56

There is huge potential in new media, and the ability to tell stories in a highly creative manner, now there is global distribution offered via New Media Film Festival Los Angeles CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 In the world of New Media, content creators and filmmakers can now monetize your content regardless of what their total running time is (TRT). Filmmakers and content creators can monetize their creations to help fund their next project and/or repay investors. This supports...

2014-09-30 20:22:23

Winning Short Films by Aspiring Female Filmmakers to be Chosen By Star-Studded Award-Winning Female Panelists Shorts will Premiere Exclusively on Facebook Next Year VANCOUVER, British Columbia and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing effort to enhance its diverse portfolio of premium content, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, is teaming with Facebook, the prestigious Women In Film organization, the...

2014-09-30 20:22:09

- CTV delivers the Top 4 A25-54 programs Monday night, and leads every hour of primetime - - THE BIG BANG THEORY is the #1 program Monday night with 2.64 million viewers - - GOTHAM wins 8 p.m. timeslot for a second week with 2 million viewers - - In its regular 9 p.m. timeslot, 1.2 million viewers watch FOREVER - - Playback + 7 data sees GOTHAM premiere rise to 3.3 million viewers - To tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/1mN2eBe TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - CTV Mondays got...

2014-09-30 16:25:25

Due Date Set for March 18, 2016 GLENDALE, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award(®) nominee Alec Baldwin suits up to play the boss (who FYI, is a total baby) in DreamWorks Animation's upcoming comedy feature Boss Baby. Joined by two-time Academy Award(®) winner Kevin Spacey who will take on the role of corporate uber-villain (and baby nemesis) Francis E. Francis, the two will duke it out for the proverbial "World's Best Boss" mug. Inspired by Marla Frazee's...


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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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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.