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  1999 in film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The movie is expected to be released in the United Kingdom in the upcoming February.
Please note that following the tradition of the English language film industry, these are the top grossing films that were first released in the United States and Canada in 1999; because they may have made most of their income in a later year, they may not be the top-grossing films for calendar year.
The top ten films of 1999 as of January 26, 2006 (U.S. and Canada), January 26, 2006 (UK) and January 26, 2006 (Australia) are as follows:
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1999_in_film   (284 words)

  
 1999 in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of television-related events in 1999.
June 2 - The ban on television in Bhutan is lifted, with the launch of the Bhutan Broadcasting Service.
September 23 - Stark Raving Mad premieres on NBC (1999).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1999_in_television   (1028 words)

  
 8559.0 - Television Services, Australia, 1999-2000
The main income of pay television broadcasters was subscription and membership fees of $789 million, which represented 87% of their total income.
The main pay television expenses were payments to channel providers ($470 million), depreciation and amortisation ($390 million) and wages and salaries ($159 million).
While pay television broadcasters recorded a loss of $676 million in 1999-2000, this was a reduction of 36% on the loss $1,058 million recorded for 1996-97.
www.abs.gov.au /ausstats/abs@.nsf/cat/8559.0   (1360 words)

  
 AEJMC: Radio-Television Journalism Division 1999 Convention Abstracts
Fairness and Balance in the 1998 Michigan Governor's Race," the researchers discovered that local television stations may claim fairness and balance in their overall coverage from Labor Day to the election, but that individual stories can be substantially out-of whack when it comes to structural and partisan balance.
However, 40 percent or more of the journalists said television competition increased the number of city hall stories produced, made it more difficult to do in-depth city hall stories, and increased the coverage of stories that might have been missed otherwise.
Television Network Affiliation Changes in a Major Market and the Effect on News Viewing -- Samuel Sauls, North Texas -- In most studies of the reasons why viewers tune in to any given television program, the effects of program loyalty, channel loyalty, and network loyalty may be somewhat difficult to separate.
www.aejmc.org /convention/abstracts/1999/rtvj.html   (1389 words)

  
 1999 PTFP Television Awards
Duluth, MN This is a request for emergency funding to construct a tower in Grand Marais, MN, for the translator of public television station WDSE, Ch.
Oklahoma City, OK To improve the state public television network's Tulsa news bureau/studio by replacing origination, test and other associated equipment as part of the network's ultimate conversion to digital television.
WVPT-TV/WVPY-TV Harrisonburg, VA To improve public television station WVPT-TV, Channel 51 in Harrisonburg, VA, and to begin the station's conversion to digital broadcast, by replacing old and obsolete equipment with state-of-the-art digital equipment, including the routing switcher, master control switcher, sync generator, character generator and test equipment.
www.ntia.doc.gov /ptfp/Projects/1999/99grantsSub.cfm?RT=TV   (2973 words)

  
 Statistics on Children and Television (1995-1999) | Statistics
About 28 per cent say entertainment television shows "often" address the issues that affect kids their age; 39 per cent say those issues are "sometimes" addressed, 24 per cent say they are "rarely" addressed, and 8 per cent say they are "never" addressed.
What young people see on television makes them think people: are mostly dishonest (49 per cent); care more about money than about people (54 per cent); are selfish (46 per cent); and talk back to their parents (51 per cent).
Kids also report that what they see on television makes them think people take responsibility for their actions (54 per cent) and have generally good morals (61 per cent).
www.media-awareness.ca /english/resources/research_documents/statistics/television/television_children.cfm   (753 words)

  
 Mego Space: 1999 | Palitoy Space: 1999 | MEGO CENTRAL |   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Starring two of television's most popular personalities, husband and wife pairing Martin Landau and Barbara Bain known around the World for their roles in MISSION:IMPOSSIBLE, SPACE:1999 boasted some of the most incredible sets, costumes and special effects ever seen on the small screen.
The year is 1999 and mankind has established a huge base on the surface of the Moon, Alpha.
On September 13th 1999 a freak increase in magnetic radiation detonates this enormous waste deposit and the Moon is blasted out of Earth's orbit hurtling uncontrollably into deep space.
www.megocentral.com /SPACE1999.html   (1374 words)

  
 1998–1999 Television Schedule
Television viewing preferences: programs, schedules, and the structure of viewing choices made by Israeli adults.
The association between television viewing and irregular sleep schedules among children less than 3 years of age.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced the TV schedule for the Emmy Awards for the next four years.
www.infoplease.com /ipea/A0760718.html   (157 words)

  
 The Best of 1999/Television
Granted, many viewers migrated back from basic cable just to see the family-friendly game show "Who Wants to be a Millionaire," but a half-dozen new fictional series look to have legs.
Sometimes the speechifying is a bit much, but the clipped dialogue is nowhere near as annoying as it was last season on Sorkin's "Sports Night." And politically, "West Wing" has been surprisingly balanced, often going out of its way to present both sides of an issue.
Family dramas are plentiful this season, but this successful merging of family and the family deserves the gushing kudos it received.
www.post-gazette.com /TV/19991231tv5.asp   (814 words)

  
 American Television Articles
Your humble television reporter has been busy recording and watching as many of the new fall television shows as possible.
They had one of the closest and most exciting games in Super Bowl history but all most people want to talk about is the ill-fated half time show and the juvenile humor contained in some of their commercials.
It is one of four months out of the year where the ratings of television networks and local stations are used to set advertising rates.
www.suite101.com /articles.cfm/television/81-100   (2026 words)

  
 J320R - Television Reporting - Fall 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Television news, according to some, is going to hell in a hand basket.
I also worked for a television new bureau in Washington, D.C., and have free-lanced for the ABC affiliate in Denver and for the Odyssey Channel.
She is at UT studying for a Ph.D. in journalism with a focus on journalism ethics and has a master's degree in journalism from the University of South Florida.
www.utexas.edu /coc/journalism/SOURCE/faculty/facul/heider/j320r.html   (802 words)

  
 BROADCASTING (MAJOR EVENTS TELEVISION COVERAGE) ACT, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
"free television service" means television broadcasting service for the reception of which no charge is made by the person providing the service;
(d) a direction that the right to provide television coverage of the event shall be offered to the aggrieved broadcaster at reasonable market rates.
—(1) For the purpose of section 4(1), if broadcasters are unable to agree on what constitutes reasonable market rates with respect to television coverage of an event, either of the broadcasters may apply to the High Court in a summary manner for an order determining reasonable market rates for an event.
www.irishstatutebook.ie /1999_28.html   (1304 words)

  
 Broadcast Journalism
Local TV News, results of a year-long study of local broadcasts, by the Project for Excellence in Journalism, which is affiliated with Columbia.
Television and Radio News Research, from Vernon Stone, Missouri School of Journalism.
Vanderbilt Television News Archive has been videotaping the evening network news from 1968 to the present, and also videotapes special reports programming.
www.columbia.edu /cu/lweb/indiv/jour/subject/bro.html   (438 words)

  
 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
1999 is a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) and was the International Year of Older Persons.
Macross and its Robotech : The Macross Saga adaptation begins in 1999 with the landing of an alien spacecraft on the fictional South Ataria Island the North Pacific (Macross Island in the South Pacific in Robotech).
1999 was a 1982 album by Prince and the Revolution and "1999" was #1 hit song from it about partying the apocalypse.
www.freeglossary.com /1999   (4151 words)

  
 LP News May 1999 - LP television commercial recognized in magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Just two months after the Steve Kubby for Governor's "South Park" spoof was recognized by the American Association of Political Consultants as the best 30-second campaign TV ad of the year, the Libertarian Party's "Promises" advertisement was recognized by the "bible" of the campaign industry.
In its April 1999 issue, Campaigns and Elections featured the LP's advertisement in its "Media Mix" section, which highlighted just six of the thousands of political ads which aired during the 1998 election.
Campaigns and Elections noted that the LP ad -- a 30-second spot produced by LP Political Director Ron Crickenberger -- was a "call for an unconventional alternative to the Democrats and Republicans." The ad ran 76 times on three national cable TV networks in November 1998: CNN, America's Voice, and CNBC.
www.lp.org /lpn/9905-tv-ad.html   (277 words)

  
 CART: Records increase in television viewers during 1999 FedEx Championship Series Season
In 1999, CART races were televised on both ESPN and ABC in the U.S. the world's leading sports network, carried seven events while ABC broadcast 13 races.
The first was to place as many programs on network television as possible - the 13 races on ABC were a record.
Champions Juan Montoya, Michael Andretti and Jimmy Vasser are among drivers who battle for the sport's top prize, the PPG Cup, on oval circuits as well as temporary and permanent road courses.
www.theautochannel.com /news/date/19991109/news002841.html   (689 words)

  
 FCC, MB, Staff Reports on Children's Television
The FCC reported on January 18, 2001 that commercial television licensees have made many efforts to comply with the scheduling and promotional rules for children's educational and informational programming and are complying with the three-hour core programming guideline established in the 1996 Children's Television Report and Order.
Core Programming: The Report said the average amount of core children's TV programming (defined as specifically designed with a significant purpose to meet the educational and informational needs of children's ages 16 and under) aired by commercial broadcasters is approximately four hours per week.
In 1997, three television networks (ABC, CBS and NBC) requested clarification of the children's television educational and informational programming regulations that become effective on September 1, 1997.
www.fcc.gov /mb/policy/cetv.html   (1019 words)

  
 Space 1999 Press Release   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Space: 1999, created by Gerry Anderson, was first broadcast on television in 1975 and is still broadcast today.
Based on the characters and situations of the Space: 1999 series, “Space: 1999 Alien Seed” is scheduled for publication November 2001 and will be available for immediate shipment to U.S. retailers.
The Space: 1999 television series has witnessed renewed interest in recent years as the entire series is currently being released on DVD as well as through new merchandise products.
www.eagleonemedia.com /space_1999_press_release1.htm   (503 words)

  
 The Memphis Flyer: Television - March 25, 1999
Four hours later, she was feeling more apologetic: “While you were watching this show, another century has gone by,” she told the crowd in the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and the audience watching at home.
Billed as the last Oscars of the millennium, the 71st Academy Awards, televised live from Los Angeles Sunday night, threatened to go on into the next one.
Though starting a half-hour earlier than usual (and moving from Monday to Sunday night for the first time in the TV era), the show wasn’t over until almost midnight, when the last thank-yous had been gushed and the last hugs hugged.
www.memphisflyer.com /backissues/issue527/tv527.htm   (737 words)

  
 1999 in television   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
All about the 1999 Pam Am Champ with biography, when to catch her on television, a guestbook, and trivia.
The public television program NOVA features information about the 1999 expedition to find George Mallory as well as details on surviving Everest, the mountain's history, and climbing routes.
Plans for a 405 line television broadcast from Alexandra Palace in London, to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the world's first regular high definition television service.
omniknow.com /essays/1999_in_television.html   (2348 words)

  
 GLAAD: Where We Are on TV - 1998-1999 Season
GLAAD announced on August 19 that the 1998 fall television lineup would include a unique array of regular and recurring lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender characters of color.
Joining them will be national television's first gay male lead character on the new sitcom Will & Grace.
There were 25 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender characters on television during the 1998-1999 television season.
www.glaad.org /eye/ontv/past/1998_1999.php   (348 words)

  
 Television News @ nationalgeographic.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
NBC and National Geographic Television (NGT), partners in the global development of National Geographic Channels Worldwide, are furthering their joint business endeavors in the new millennium by moving NGT’s award-winning magazine series, EXPLORER, from its current home on TBS Superstation to CNBC, beginning September 1999.
National Geographic Television is a subsidiary of National Geographic Ventures, a wholly owned, taxable subsidiary of the National Geographic Society.
NBC is a global media company with diverse holdings, including CNBC, which is the world leader in live business news and is available in more than 160 million homes worldwide, 67 million in the United States alone.
www.nationalgeographic.com /tv/press/981019b.html   (646 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: The Color of Television -- July 27, 1999
I do believe that the television executives are mistaken when they ignore a large portion of a population, by excluding or not including fls, Latinos, and Asian Americans.
However, the fact that there are no fls on television isn't necessarily reflective of racism.
When you look at the whole history of television and certainly Hollywood pictures, you see a pretty much one-dimensional role when you talk about African Americans, the drug dealer, the crook, the thug, the charity case, the welfare person, the crack mom, the crack dad.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/media/july-dec99/diversity_7-26.html   (1447 words)

  
 NBA Releases 1999-2000 Television Schedules
Also included are the title game of the 1999 McDonald's Championship live from Milan on Saturday, Oct. 16 at noon ET and the NBA All-Star Game from The Arena in Oakland on Sunday, Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m.
San Antonio will be televised 22 times and the Sixers are scheduled to appear 19 times.
The Lakers and Knicks are set to appear a league-high 26 times with the Jazz being televised in 21 games.
www.armchairqb.com /nba_1999-2000.html   (298 words)

  
 Tori On Television & Radio - March 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Michael Heiker and Christoph Viethen inform me that the MTV Revue episode that originally aired in the U.S. on November 4, 1998 aired on MTV in Germany on Sunday, March 28, 1999 as part of a block of programming called "MTV Masters: Alternative Women." which aired between 05.00 pm and 08.00 pm.
On March 27, 1999, Toriphiles in many U.S. cities were able to see a special Best Of Sessions At West 54th episode on PBS.
They showed "Past The Mission," which was one of the songs featured on the one hour Tori episode that aired in many cities on February 6, 1999.
www.thedent.com /tvmar99.html   (285 words)

  
 GMHTV - Television Nostalgia - 1990-1999
Satellite television had began to come into people’s homes the year before and now more people were watching Sky, Eurosport, The Movie Channel, MTV and other television stations.
The television world was shook upside down when in September; four ITV companies found out that they had lost their franchises.
A very depressing year for television after a lot of programmes, particularly ITV programmes were axed, to make way for new, less quality ones.
www.webspawner.com /users/asperger/1990s.html   (5633 words)

  
 Space: 1999 TV Show - Space: 1999 Television Show - TV.com
It's 1999 and a base has been built on the Moon.
Maya, the last known Psychon, is traced to Moonbase Alpha by the Dorcons, who threaten the Alphans with destruction unless Maya is handed over.
SPACE: 1999 is truly one of TVs most original series.
www.tv.com /space-1999/show/4026/summary.html   (300 words)

  
 popular music: 1999 (anniversary television israelites)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Her enjoyable performances such as Doin What Comes Natur'lly, and You Can't Get A Man With A Gun are blended in with beautiful ballads such as Moonshine Lullaby and I Got Lost In His Arms.
"1999" holds up beautifully and features a wealth of terrific music: "Little Red Corvette," "Delirious," "Automatic," "Let's Pretend We're Married," "D.M.S.R." and the apocalyptic title track.
"WOW 1999" is the best compilation of urban contemporary and the traditional gospel on the market today.
www.very-clever.com /music/1999   (1271 words)

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