Genie in popular culture
Genies frequently occur as characters or plot elements in fictional works. They are often divided into different categories, of which the most prominent are marid, genie or jinn, and ifrit.
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Netrunner
Netrunner is a Collectible Card Game (CCG) designed by Richard Garfield, the creator of Magic: The Gathering. It was published by Wizards of the Coast and introduced in 1996. The game is based heavil...
The Hungry Lion Throws Itself on the Antelope
The Hungry Lion Throws Itself on the Antelope (Le lion ayant faim se jette sur l'antilope) is a large oil-on-canvas painting created by Henri Rousseau in 1905. Following Scouts Attacked by a Tiger th...
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VR.5
VR.5 is an American science fiction television series first broadcast on the Fox network from March 10, 1995 to May 12, 1995. Ten of its thirteen episodes were aired during its original run. The tit...
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Capitoline Wolf
The Capitoline Wolf (Italian: Lupa Capitolina) is a bronze sculpture of a she-wolf suckling twin infants, inspired by the legend of the founding of Rome. According to the legend, when Numitor, grandf...
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Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (Japanese: メタルギアソリッド2 サンズ・オブ・リバティ) is an action-adventure stealth game directed by Hideo Kojima, originally developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan...
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The Deadly Assassin
The Deadly Assassin is the third serial of the 14th season of the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who, which was first broadcast in four weekly parts from 30 October to 20 November...
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Black dog ghosts in popular culture
The British legend of the ghostly black dog has appeared many times in popular culture.
Case Closed: The Phantom of Baker Street
Case Closed: The Phantom of Baker Street, known as Detective Conan: The Phantom of Baker Street (名探偵コナン ベイカー街の亡霊, Meitantei Konan: Beikā Sutorīto no Bōrei) in Japan, is the 6th Case Closed fe...
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Chemical chirality in popular fiction
Although little was known about chemical chirality in the time of Lewis Carroll, his work Through the Looking-glass contains a prescient reference to the differing biological activities of enantiomeri...
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Snow Crash
Snow Crash is Neal Stephenson's third novel, published in 1992. Like many of Stephenson's other novels it covers history, linguistics, anthropology, archaeology, religion, computer science, politics, ...
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Welsh mythology in popular culture
Elements of Welsh mythology have appeared many times in popular culture.
Susan Cooper's The Dark Is Rising sequence features an afanc which inhabits Llyn Barfog. It is driven away by the son of Ki...
Confidence tricks in film and television
This is a list of fictional portrayals of confidence tricks found in television and the movies.
Fontana delle Api
Fontana delle Api (Fountain of the Bees) is a fountain located in the Piazza Barberini in Rome where the Via Veneto enters the piazza. It was sculpted by Gian Lorenzo Bernini and completed in April 16...
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Soviet war in Afghanistan in popular culture
The Soviet War in Afghanistan had an important impact in popular culture in the West, due to its scope, and the great number of countries involved. The Russian/Ukrainian film The 9th Company, for exam...
Neuromancer
Neuromancer is a 1984 novel by William Gibson, a seminal work in the cyberpunk genre and the first winner of the science-fiction "triple crown" — the Nebula Award, the Philip K. Dick Award, and the Hu...
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List of Whaling Walls
This is a list of Whaling Walls, which are large outdoor murals by the artist Wyland, featuring images of life-size gray whales, breaching humpback whales, blue whales, and other sea life. Whaling Wa...
Mega City (The Matrix)
Mega City is an enormous virtual megacity in which the inhabitants of the Matrix live their lives in the Matrix series. The City is a conglomeration of many cities, fused into one large city with a gi...
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Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad
Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad is an US-American television series. It was produced by Tsuburaya Productions, Ultracom and DIC Entertainment, with distribution by All American Television (now Fremantl...
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Pied Piper of Hamelin in popular culture
The Pied Piper of Hamelin has appeared many times in popular culture.
The story has been depicted many times on film:
Pied Piper of Hamelin in popular culture - Wikipedia