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The Best Halloween Music

The Best Halloween Music

If you are looking for scary Halloween music, we have some excellent suggestions for you.The soundtracks of scary movies are always great for listening on this holiday, especially the songs from the Tim Burton movies. Some of our musical suggestions may be to scary for children so we suggest that you check them before playing them for children, in order to see if they are age appropriate.

A Short History of TNT Television

A Short History of TNT Television

All of us know TNT television, but few know that the first program it showed was a rendering of the 1939 movie Gone With the Wind, which has been Ted Turner’s favorite movie, and which was subsequently colored for the channel.

New Movies Out This Week

New Movies Out This Week

If you are planning to go to the cinema, there are some interesting new movies out this week you should not miss. Famous directors like Brian de Palma bring action, crime drama and romance to the screen in an unexpected way. Find out which movie suits you best in this article.

How do Television Statistics and Ratings Work?

How do Television Statistics and Ratings Work?

In most countries, television statistics and ratings are measured by a special company; in the US and Canada, the company is Nielsen Media Research, and they randomly select homes throughout the country and install devices in their homes which monitor what each member of the household is watching.

5 Book Comparison Sites That Save You Money

5 Book Comparison Sites That Save You Money

The time of the year when students begin to search for cheaper textbooks in the hopes they will still have money for food and fun during the school years is here once again. Students now have the option to purchase or rent less expensive new and used books online. Because browsing for the right edition at the right price can be time consuming and requires some research, these 5 book comparison sites provide an ingenious solution.

The World’s Most Popular Books

The World’s Most Popular Books

Over the last half century, a few books managed to become the most popular, read and printed stories in the world. Although some authors are no longer with us, some of them are still creating masterpieces that have the power to transform anyone into a bookworm. The popular books listed below are perfect examples of wonderful literature from highly talented authors.

Rap Music – History, Influences and Evolution

Rap Music – History, Influences and Evolution

The foundation of rap music was established in the 70s but this musical genre has evolved a lot over the last decades. The simple catchy lyrics were replaced with more sophisticated messages and rappers soon turned towards gangsta music. This movement soon lead to gangsta wars which ended the life of two of the best rappers in history.

The Best Sports Movies of All Times

The Best Sports Movies of All Times

There are countless sports movies out there, but only a few of them are true films, cinematography masterpieces that present not only the realities of lives lived for sports, but the struggles of normal people as well, thus coming even closer to our own interests.

Fun Barbie Games

Fun Barbie Games

Little girls are infatuated with Barbie therefore they are immediately attracted to all Barbie games. If you are interested in computer games you will find plenty on the Barbie official page. However, if you don’t want your daughter to spend to much time on the computer you can use the games on the website as inspiration for real games.

Funny Games for Family Fun

Funny Games for Family Fun

If you are looking for some funny games to play with the family then you should definitely check out these suggestions. Reverse hide and seek and obstacle games are very fun for both the children and the parents. Organizing game sessions will help you have a better connection with your children.

A Short Television History

A Short Television History

Television history is a complex and convoluted one, because it occurred at the same time in various places; scientists and researchers from England, Germany, Russia, Japan, America and others, all started working on things that would lead to the invention of television much at the same time.

The Humble Beginnings of Public Television and Radio

The Humble Beginnings of Public Television and Radio

Public television and radio, as they exist today, are mostly based on what is known as the British model; this was implemented by the British Broadcasting Corporation in the 1920s and it aimed to inform and engage citizens, to focus on good programming and to appeal to the general interests and tastes of the people.

100 Years…100 List of Movies With More than 5 Awards

100 Years…100 List of Movies With More than 5 Awards

AFI’s 100 Years…100 Movies is a list of movies determined by the American Film Institute. The best American movies were selected from 400 nominated movies and more than 1,500 artists and leaders in the film industry. The movies are judged according to their historical significance, awards won, cultural impact and critical recognition.

The Most Popular Instrumental Music

The Most Popular Instrumental Music

Instrumental music is the purest type of music as the message is solely transmitted through sounds. It can be listened during any period of the day. There are many songs that can turn a boring workout session into a movie like experience and numerous chill out songs can be listened during a meditation session. Furthermore if you are a fan of rock music there are also a lot of instrumental versions to your favorite songs.

Everything You Need to Know about Music Oasis

Everything You Need to Know about Music Oasis

Music Oasis is a free music player that allows you to listen and download music whenever you want. It is completely free and safe. Furthermore it is easy to use and it has songs from all music genres. The downside however is that a lot of your favorite songs will be missing as the music library is far from being complete.

6 Innovative Movie Theaters

6 Innovative Movie Theaters

Movie theaters have evolved from the standard large screen comfortable seats to a more unconventional concept. From movie houses powered by the sun to floating cinemas, watching movies is becoming a work of art.

The Influential Harry Potter Books

The Influential Harry Potter Books

The Harry Potter books are the best-selling books in history, selling in over 450 million copies around the world and translated into 67 languages; add to that the 8 movies made by Warner Bros. and you’ve got one of the most powerful brands ever to exist.

The Best Books in Universal Literature

The Best Books in Universal Literature

Those who want to read the best books in universal literature but don’t know where to start can safely use the list of 100 best books of all time compiled by the Norwegian Book Club in 2002 with the help of 100 authors from fifty-four countries, each of whom was allowed to propose ten titles.

The First Television Sitcoms

The First Television Sitcoms

A situation comedy, also known as a sitcom, is a TV show that features a group of people with a common environment which deal with normal situations in a humorous manner. The first television sitcom was broadcast in the U.K. and it had only 10 episodes. In the U.S. sitcoms started to be produced during the 50s and they were very well received.

The Effects of Shooting Games on Teenagers

The Effects of Shooting Games on Teenagers

Many organizations state that violent video games, including shooting games, are related to attention deficits and aggressive behavior in teenagers and children, based on extensive research from numerous countries.

Armor Games Based on Historical Events

Armor Games Based on Historical Events

Medieval II: Total War Kingdoms is one of the most accurate real-time tactics armor games based on historical events. Dynasty Warriors is an award-winning series inspired from a classical novel called Romance of the Three Kingdoms.

The Legendary Pioneers Of Television

The Legendary Pioneers Of Television

All the pioneers of television brought a personal contribution to the development of certain programs. While some only had a temporary influence others became television legends that will never be forgotten. The most influential personalities were the starts of TV shows as well as the stars of various TV series.

The Origins of Hip Hop Music

The Origins of Hip Hop Music

Hip hop music is a genre that developed 30 years ago as part of hip hop culture and is usually accompanied by rapping. Today, hip hop is a musical epidemic and the center of an industry that overcomes racial and social barriers.

The Most Famous Music Lyrics

The Most Famous Music Lyrics

Singles such as Another Brick in the Wall, What a Wonderful World, Kashmir, Folsom Prison Blues and Imagine have some of the most beautiful and famous music lyrics in the world, from talented artists and composers.

The Attraction of Scary Movies

The Attraction of Scary Movies

People will always love scary movies because we’ve always loved scary stories; gruesome and horrifying characters and events startle and amaze us, and we love the thrill, excitement and suspense offered by this type of movies.

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