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Avatar: the phenomenon saga in 5 mind-blowing figures

d all records. It established itself as the world's biggest box office success by raking in $2.78 billion in revenue. The first installment of the saga reached the $1 billion revenue in just 19 days. A record! At the time, it dethroned another James Cameron film: Titanic, which had earned 'only' ...

21
Dec
2022

The prodigious friend: season 3 is coming to France 3.

will illuminate your summer evenings on France 3 starting Thursday, July 27, 2023. This Italian-American series is an adaptation of a 4-volume novel saga that has made a big impact since its publication in 2011: "The Brilliant Friend" ("L'amica geniale" in Italian). This tetralogy, which has sold ...

01
July
2020

Harry Potter: 25 years of success

: fans dressed up and waited for the bookstores to open at exactly midnight. On January 11, 2007, in Edinburgh, JK Rowling put the final dot on this saga. The different volumes have been translated into 80 languages and sold 500 million copies worldwide, including 35 million in French! To this day ...

29
Jan
2007

Harry Potter series: 5 things to know about this TV adaptation.

x." As soon as the announcement was confirmed, Potterheads around the world were in a frenzy. One can easily imagine how eager fans of J.K. Rowling's saga are to discover the Harry Potter series! But they will still have to wait and subscribe to a platform to discover the television version of the ...

20
Apr
2023

The great saga of the Tour de France: relive the emotion of the Grande Boucle on France 2

. The Tour is much more than just a bike race and the public channel will bear witness to this throughout this special evening, entitled La grande saga du Tour de France and presented by Leïla Kaddour and Laurent Ruquier. In the image of this race that federates all generations and all social ...

24
June
2022

Les Combattantes: what is the new TF1 series worth?

ent. On the casting side too, you will not be disoriented since the channel has called on the same actresses for three of the four heroines of the saga. In a new historical context, Audrey Fleurot plays a prostitute, Julie de Bona becomes the mother superior of a convent and Camille Lou plays a r ...

19
Sep
2022

Hogwarts Mystery: the Harry Potter mobile game will continue after the 7th year.

st step of the game (where you will meet wand maker Ollivander) is quite nice because it immediately immerses you in the universe of the Harry Potter saga with sets that look a lot like those in the movies. Once you arrive at Hogwarts, you will take part in the sorting ceremony where the Sorting Ha ...

07
June
2018

GTA: The Legendary Video Game in 5 Key Figures

26 Years of Success The very first installment of the Grand Theft Auto saga, or GTA, was released in 1997. This means that for 26 years, this video game (whose name literally means "car theft") has been allowing players from all over the world to embody criminals in cities resembling Los Angeles, S ...

16
Nov
2023

Harry Potter Book Night: A Magical Gathering at Bookstores

ight" is a free event held in bookstores for about a decade, initiated by Gallimard Jeunesse publishing. It was in 1998 that the first volume of the saga "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was first published in France. Twenty-five years later and thirteen years after the release of the las ...

25
Jan
2024

Fantastic Home offers a collection of Harry Potter furniture and decor.

urniture and decorative items under an official Harry Potter license. This furniture and these collectible items, specially designed for fans of the saga, also have the distinction of being 100% made in France! Among the mass of derivative products often manufactured in China, this French productio ...

15
Nov
2023

The Gilded Age: 5 Good Reasons to Watch Julian Fellowes' Series

he numerous fans of the series Downton Abbey, the mere name Julian Fellowes is the first good reason to watch The Gilded Age. In this new historical saga, the creator of Downton Abbey explores a theme dear to him: the relationships between the aristocratic class, the nouveau riche, and the servants ...

08
Dec
2023

Cine-tourism: Deciphering the New Travel Trend

Saint-Tropez the leading tourist destination it is today. In the realm of cinema, this phenomenon began to gain momentum with The Lord of the Rings saga in the 2000s. Following the release of the first film in 2001, New Zealand invested over 2 million dollars in promotion to link its destination t ...

29
Jan
2024

The Jacobite Steam Train: board the Harry Potter train!

indeed the one that the Hogwarts Express takes to reach the wizarding school. That's why many of the Jacobite's passengers are primarily fans of the saga. To complete this magical tour, the locomotive used in the filming is also on display in Mallaig during the summer months. Glenfinnan Viaduc ...

24
Sep
2014

Blood and Treasure : what is the value of the NRJ12 adventure series ?

A contemporary treasure hunt The new series that arrives tonight on NRJ12 will undoubtedly remind you of the Indiana Jones saga or the Benjamin Gates and The Mummy movies. The creators of Blood and Treasure, Matthew Federman and Stephen Scaia, do not hide that they were directly inspired by thes ...

13
Apr
2022

Harry Potter: a great immersive exhibition arrives in Paris

ess, it will be the first time that we will be able to see so much magic there since this immersive exhibition will pay tribute to the 8 films of the saga Harry Potter as well as the three films of the Fantastic Beasts trilogy and the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child! During this tour, magi ...

26
Jan
2023

In Brittany, the castle of Rocher Portail becomes the New School of Wizards

Portail castle since 2016. This Renaissance-era venue, where magic and witchcraft were commonplace, inspired them to provide fans of the Harry Potter saga with a fairytale experience. It was in 2022 that they opened the doors of the New Wizarding School in Brittany for the first time. The experi ...

27
Jan
2023

Zelda: Video Game Success in Numbers.

20 games make up the main saga. Since its creation by Shigeru Miyamoto, who is also responsible for Super Mario and Donkey Kong, the Zelda franchise has become as legendary as its title! In over 35 years of existence, this action-adventure video game series produced by Nintendo has been enriched wi ...

15
May
2023

Once upon a time... these funny objects: a new cartoon on France 4.

s. The episodes are both fun and educational, aimed at viewers of all ages. The illustrious Maestro, a well-known character to fans of this animated saga, makes a return. For over 45 years, Maestro, a wise old man with a white beard, has taken viewers on a journey through the history of humanity. ...

19
Feb
2024

Carnival Row: 5 things to know about the hit series on Amazon Prime Video

stic creatures that populate this world, the production called on Nick Dudman, a special effects and makeup specialist who worked on the Harry potter saga and was nominated for an Oscar in 2012. 2- It is carried by a charming duo Another major asset of the series lies in its casting, starting wi ...

22
Mar
2022

Top Gun 1 and 2: the 7 differences between the two films

and testifies to the evolution of mentalities, even though the U.S. Navy has been recruiting women pilots since... 1974! 6- New aircraft In this saga where planes are also the heroes of the movies, it should be noted that the pilots of Top Gun 2 do not fly with the same machines anymore. The ...

07
July
2022