XIII (video game)
XIII is a first-person shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Paris and published by Ubisoft for most platforms except for the OS X version, which was published by Feral Interactive. Found stranded on a beach by a lifeguard, Fly is accused of having killed the President of the United States, the accusation transpires as mistaken, as Fly finds himself facing a gang of 20 conspirators who aim to overthrow the government. The Xbox version of the game was developed by Southend Interactive, the game was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, GameCube, and OS X. A reimagining of XIII, the adventure game XIII, Lost Identity, was released on 17 October 2011 for PC, Mac, iPhone. XIII is a shooter with elements of stealth and action in certain missions. The game centers on the character, named XIII, who has awakened with amnesia. He uses a variety of weapons and gadgets to uncover the mystery of his identity throughout the 13 chapters and 54 missions, the characters and weaponry in XIII are cel-shaded, giving a deliberately comic book style appearance, including onomatopoeic words contained in bubbles for sound effects.
It uses the Unreal Engine 2, the most recent engine at that time, as it was strong for level design. The graphics were compared with Jet Set Radio Future and Auto Modellista, the developer felt that the appearance reflected the comic book and innovated in its portrayal of violence, even blood splatters are shown in a cartoon manner. XIII includes 16 weapons, from a knife to a bazooka, objects such as bottles, chairs, or brooms may be used as weapons. Kevlar gear and first aid boxes are scattered throughout the map, people can be taken as hostages or as human shields, preventing enemies from firing on the protagonist. Lock picks are used to unlock doors and grapnels to climb on walls, through the sixth sense, XIII can hear enemies behind walls with the aid of tap-tap-tap signals. Stealth operations include strangling enemies or hiding dead bodies, captions pop up at the top when a headshot is performed or serve as clues or tips for the player. The multiplayer hosts a maximum of 16 players, the game features three standard game modes along with modes exclusive to each system, Team Deathmatch, Capture the Flag, The Hunt, and Power-Up.
Depending on the platform, players in online and offline modes range from 4 to 16, the GameCube version does not have any online modes, while the PC version excludes the multi-screen modes but includes a map editor. There are 13 maps on Deathmatch plus one additional on Team Deathmatch, the player can choose from among 10 different character appearances, but 99 more are available in unofficial skin packs for PC players, the most recent being 2.0. Four additional animal skins may be downloaded, as their bodies are not realistically proportioned, new or inexperienced players may face difficulty in distinguishing the skins exact body. Cheating in both multiplayer and singleplayer is possible, as the software does not include any anti-cheat protection, in Deathmatch, all players compete against each other and the strongest player wins
It was released on 2 June 2010. The story focuses on four 19-year-old friends, Cassandra and they all meet one other at a diner, where they see Dillon and Smoothy. Unbeknownst to Dillon, Shannon has a crush on him, as the police turn up, Dillon and Smoothy run off and Dillon accidentally drops a stolen diamond into Cassandras bag. The four girls walk out and go their separate ways home, the story focuses on Shannon, she walks into her home just as her mother is leaving her father. She loses her temper and runs away, going to Jos home, Jo calls Shannon over to the supermarket where she works, but tells her to leave as soon as she arrives. When she refuses, Dillon kisses Jo, upsetting Shannon, whom he asked out earlier in the day, so she grabs a Pringles tube from the shop and runs away. After getting drunk at a bar, she goes to a tunnel where she sprays graffiti on the wall, is attacked by a gang and taken in by Kelly, Shannon realizes that Kelly seems to be looking for the Pringles. This is confirmed when she finds out that she is searching for 15 diamonds, one is already in Cassandras bag and the rest are in the can that fell out of Shannons bag in the tunnel.
She escapes by knocking Kelly out with the bathroom door and she finds the diamonds by going back to where she was attacked, and leaves a message informing Jo about them. Later, Shannon tracks down her mother and accuses her of not caring about her and her story ends with her holding the diamonds above a bridge, suggesting she is about to commit suicide. Jo, Cassandra and Kerrys appear to threaten Shannon into handing the diamonds over, the story moves onto Cassandra, who visits New York City to meet up with Brett, whom she has met on the internet and audition for a piano school. She has sex with Brett and in the morning all her possessions gone except for her handbag. She finds a letter that Shannon has been looking for and she mails it to Kerrys house to deliver it to Shannon. She goes to Bretts house to find that Brett is a stalker who hacked into Cassandras computer, Cassandra forces her way into an impromptu audition with Jago Larofsky and wins a place at his school. She leaves to go home to London, telling Jo she knows where Shannon is, the story of Kerrys is explored.
After witnessing her brother Manuel receive a package with instructions from Dillon and Smoothy and her girlfriend Jas break into Cassandras flat, Manuel locks them in the panic room, returns the package to Dillon and Smoothy as instructed and throws a party. When the two escape from the panic room, they angrily force everyone out of the flat. Kerrys goes home and finds Shannons mothers letter that Cassandra had sent her, after making amends with her father, she steals Manuels new car to find Shannon and stuffs him into the trunk, but when he tries to attack her, she crashes the car into Jos shop
5 Sundarikal is a 2013 Malayalam romantic anthology film. It contains five stories on love about five types of women. The stories are directed by Shyju Khalid, Sameer Thahir, Aashiq Abu, Amal Neerad and Anwar Rasheed, the film was produced by Amal Neerad Productions. The music directors are Gopi Sundar, Prashant Pillai, the film reached theatres on 21 June. A promo song by popular Kochi-based rock band Black Letters was released, the featurette Sethulakshmi is an adaptation of M. Mukundans short story Photo while Kullande Bharya is based on a Chinese story, The Tall Woman and Her Short Husband by Feng Jicai. Sethulakshmi, a girl, has a hobby of collecting the photos of newly married couples from newspaper. She has a friend and he comes to know about her keen interest in taking photos. Once they decide to go to a studio nearby for taking their photos, two strangers and Jinu meet in a house for a similar cause in a New Year eve. The two have a conversation and a series of twists and turns happen, the short film tells the love story of a married couple living in a hill station.
After materializing their love affair through register marriage and Jonathan Antony choose the place to begin their married life, jo is crazy about trekking while Gauri is a dancer and teaches the art to her students. On the eve of their anniversary, a tragedy occurs which changes their life. A newly- wed couple comes to stay in an apartment, the husband played by Jinu Ben who is only 5 feet 1 inches is shorter than his extremely tall wife played by the 6 feet tall young new comer Reenu Mathews. This gives a chance to their neighbours to gossip about them, as the couple lives happily, they expect their baby to add to the joy. But destiny has something else in store for them, the whole film is pictured in the point of view of a person who is bed-ridden after an accident. It is reminiscent of the photographer in wheelchair observing his neighbors in Alfred Hitchcock Rear Window, a businessman, faces a row of events during his journey from Malappuram to Kochi. His affectionate wife tries to keep him awake during the drive by asking a few tricky questions, the night journey becomes an eventful one and changes the course of his life.
The first film Sethulakshmi was by cinematographer Shyju debuting as a director in the film, the film was an adaptation of the story Photo by M. Mukundan. Two child artists, Baby Anikha and Chethan, played the lead in his segment, tamil theatre actor Somasundaram, who acted in Aaranya Kaandam was signed to play a photographer in the film, setting foot into Malayalam films
3 Dots is a 2013 Malayalam musical drama film directed by Sugeeth. Kunchacko Boban in the role, and Biju Menon, Prathap K. Pothan, Narain. Janani Iyer play the female lead, anjana Menon andSreedhanya plays supporting roles.3 Dots is being produced by Satish B Satish and Sugeeth under the banner of Ordinary Films. Vishnu and Louis are three ex-convicts who live together at Pappans abode, trying to pick up from where they had let their lives off before being jailed. After many unsuccessful efforts to find employment, they appeal to Dr. Isaac and he suggests that they consider some form of self-employment and he will support them. Vishnu converts Pappans Omni into an ambulance, Pappan runs a playschool and Louis works for a driving school run by a neighbour, Grace, a widow. But Dr. Isaac has some other intentions in supporting them, ravi Menon Sreedhanya as Mrs. Mathew Paul It had disappointing box office collections
13 Going on 30
13 Going on 30 is a 2004 American romantic comedy fantasy film written by Josh Goldsmith and Cathy Yuspa, and directed by Gary Winick. Starring Jennifer Garner, the film was produced by Revolution Studios for Columbia Pictures and it follows a 13-year-old girl who dreams of being popular. During her birthday party, she engages in the party game Seven Minutes in Heaven, the game turns out to be a humiliating experience for her, and she huddles alone in her basement, wishing over and over she was thirty and flirty and thriving. When she eventually does emerge, she finds herself five days shy of her 30th birthday, the film received generally positive reviews from critics, with most praising Garners performance and its nostalgic environment. It was praised for its humorous plot and self-empowerment message, the movie was a commercial success, earning US$22 million in its first week, and grossing over US$96 million, becoming one of the years biggest DVD rentals and sellers. The movies soundtrack features songs spanning the 80s to the 2000s, with a range of hits from famous recording artists such as Billy Joel, Michael Jackson, Pat Benatar, the soundtrack charted inside the top-fifty on the Billboard 200 chart.
Jennas best friend, the geeky boy Matty Flamhaff, arrives early to the party to give her a bright pink and he sprinkles his second gift, a packet of glittery magic wishing dust. Its Matt who walks into the closet, to Jennas horror and she locks herself in the closet and cries, wishing to be 30, above her, the glittering wishing dust from the dollhouse gently rains down. The next morning, Jenna awakens in a gleaming Fifth Avenue apartment, Jenna discovers that she works for Poise, her favourite fashion magazine. Jenna, freaking out like the teen she still is. She gets his address and races down to the Village where the now-grown Matt is a struggling photographer. To her confusion, hes distant and cold, and cant even fill Jenna on much of her missing past, because she became head of the Six Chicks and she even became Prom Queen - and Lucy, her only friend, is actually the original Tom-Tom after plastic surgery. While delighting in her freedom and great clothes, Jenna stumbles through a grown-up world, after Jenna overhears her supposed best friend Lucy badmouthing her, in a plan to save the magazine behind her back, she resolves to fix the sins of the past she cant remember.
She returns to her hometown in New Jersey and weeps in the same basement closet and her parents find her there, and they hug. She gets back in touch with Matt, gingerly apologises and hires him to do the photography on her own new plans for Poise, even though Matt has a fiancée in Chicago whos eager for him to move there and Matt begin to fall for each other. Outraged, Jenna confronts Lucy for stealing, but Lucy scornfully tells her that Jenna was the one sabotaging her own magazine all along, Lucy merely found out about it, wounded by what he thought was Jennas betrayal of him, is getting married the next day. While the wedding begins in the background, Jenna leaves in tears, closing her eyes, when Jenna opens her eyes, shes back in 1987, on that same 13th birthday night. This time, when Matt finds her alone in the closet
16 Vayathinile is a 1977 Indian Tamil-language drama film written and directed by P. Bharathiraja in his directorial debut. The film features Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth in the roles, with Ganthimathi, Sathyajith. 16 Vayathiniles soundtrack album and background score were composed by Ilaiyaraaja, P. Kalaimani wrote the films dialogue. The film focuses on the strengths and vulnerabilities of Mayil, a 16-year-old schoolgirl, the film, originally titled Mayil, is set in rural Tamil Nadu and is Rajinikanths first colour film. 16 Vayathinile is the first Tamil film to be shot completely outdoors and it was commercially successful, with a 175-day theatrical run. 16 Vayathinile, considered a Tamil cult film, is the bellwether of films featuring realistic portrayals of rural life and it was remade in Telugu by K. Raghavendra Rao as Padaharella Vayasu, in Hindi by Bharathiraja as Solva Sawan, and in Malay as Melati Putih. Mayil is a 16-year-old schoolgirl who lives in a village with her mother, Guruvammal takes care of the limping orphan Gopalakrishnan, who is called Chappani by the villagers and does whatever he can to earn a living.
Mayils ambition is to become a teacher, and she hopes to marry a sophisticated, educated man, although Chappani is in love with her, an urban veterinarian named Sathyajith arrives in the village to work and falls in love with Mayil. Mayil, believing that Sathyajith is the man for her, falls in love with him, despite loving Sathyajith, she does not allow him to exploit her sexually, which disappoints him. Never intending a serious relationship with Mayil, he proceeds to his place to get married to another woman. When Mayil begs Sathyajith not to leave her, he says he befriended her for pleasure—not marriage, a dejected Mayil confesses this to Guruvammal, who quickly plans to betroth her to someone else. The village ruffian Parattai—who lusts for Mayil—spreads rumours about her relationship with Sathyajith, because of this, Mayils engagement plans are halted and the village becomes hostile to her. Unable to bear the shame, Guruvammal dies and leaves Chappani to take care of Mayil, Chappani takes good care of Mayil, cheering her up when she needs it.
She warms to Chappani, making him more confident and assertive and grooming him and his manners, Mayil tells him to slap anyone who calls him Chappani and to respond only to those who address him by his name, Gopalakrishnan. When Sathyajith and Parattai call him Chappani despite his request to use his real name and Gopalakrishnan celebrate his newfound courage. An insulted Parattai beats Gopalakrishnan badly, Mayil saves him, spitting on Parattai for the brutal attack. Mayil decides to marry Gopalakrishnan, and sends him to the town for buying wedding supplies. Learning of Gopalakrishnans absence, Parattai goes to Mayils house and tries to rape her, Gopalakrishnan returns to Mayils house and pleads with Parattai to leave her
4Ever Hilary (album)
4Ever Hilary is the second compilation album of American recording artist Hilary Duff. It was released exclusively in Italy, 4ever Hilary Duff is a DVD consisted of Hilary Duffs videos, released only in Italy. The DVD includes her Metamorphosis tour and all her music videos, an exclusive CD, 4ever Hilary Duff, was released with the DVD
17 Again (film)
17 Again is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Burr Steers. The film follows 37-year-old Mike who becomes a 17-year-old boy after a chance accident, the film features Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon and Michelle Trachtenberg in supporting roles. The film was released in the United States on April 17,2009, in 1989, 17-year-old Mike ODonnell learns during the start of his high school championship basketball game that his girlfriend Scarlet Porter is pregnant. Moments after the game begins, he leaves the game and goes after Scarlet, abandoning his hopes of going to college, two decades later, now 37 years old, finds his life stalled. He quits his job and his high school-age children, 17-year-old Maggie, while visiting his high school to reminisce, an encounter with a mysterious janitor transforms Mike back into his 17-year-old self. After convincing Ned of his identity, Ned believes that Mikes transformation was caused by a spirit guide who is trying to steer him on a better path. Mike enrolls in high school posing as Mark Gold, Neds son, and plans to go to college with a basketball scholarship.
As he befriends his son and discovers that his daughter has a boyfriend, Stan. He meets Stan, the captain of the team. Mike makes a speech about love and sex in front of the class for Maggies benefit. Stan takes the condoms claiming that he is stocked up for the weekend, because of this, Mike loses his temper and starts a fight with Stan on the floor, which is being taped by other students and eventually goes viral within a matter of minutes. Mike loses the fight and Ned is called up to the school, through their children, Mike spends time with Scarlet, who notes his remarkable resemblance to her husband in high school, but rationalizes it as an odd coincidence. He does his best to separate Stan and Maggie, while encouraging Alex to be more confident so he can make the basketball team, Mike has difficulty resisting his desire for Scarlet despite the relationships clear inappropriateness. Ned, begins to pursue the schools principal through increasingly extravagant stunts in order to win her affections, Mike insists that Stan is no good for her, and forbids that she see him again, causing Maggie to storm off angrily confused.
After Mike and Alex help win a game, Mike decides to throw a party at Neds house in order to further increase Alexs popularity. After school, Mike finds Maggie sobbing and learns she refused Stans requests for sex, Mike comforts her and invites her to the party. Ned manages to secure a date with the principal by promising to buy every student a laptop. During their date, Ned tries to impress her by taking her to a restaurant and pretending to know things about wine
7th Grade Civil Servant
It aired on MBC from January 23 to March 28,2013 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21,55 for 20 episodes. The spy romantic comedy series is a remake of the 2009 film My Girlfriend Is an Agent, early working titles were Secret Agent War and The Secret Lovers. Love and espionage collide in this drama of the National Intelligence Services rookie agents, han Gil-ro realizes his dream of becoming an international man of mystery, after a childhood spent poring over James Bond films. Kim Seo-won spices things up as a goofy, yet determined agent, both Gil-ro and Seo-won must learn what it takes to uphold their sworn duty, even at the sacrifice of their happiness — and lives. Philippines, Aired on Net 25 beginning February 3,2014, Aired on VV Drama beginning June 20,2015. Also aired on Mediacorp Channel U beginning April 9,2016, 7th Grade Civil Servant official MBC website 7th Grade Civil Servant at HanCinema 7th Grade Civil Servant at the Internet Movie Database Level 7 Civil Servant at MBC Global Media