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Allentown, Pennsylvania

to Allentown to track down the distributor of an alien autopsy tape, but they find him murdered. * The 1990 dark comedy film, ''I Love You to Death'', directed by Lawrence Kasdan, is based on an attempted murder that happened in 1984 in Allentown. thumb right 200px Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom's (File:Dorney Park Steel Force Thunderhawk.jpg) Steel Force and Thunderhawk (Thunderhawk (Dorney Park)) roller coasters, just outside Allentown

it opened. The ride's success led to the construction of Steel Force at Dorney Park (Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom) in Allentown, Pennsylvania in 1997 and Mamba (Mamba (roller coaster)) at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City, Missouri the next year. '''''I Love You to Death''''' is a 1990 American dark comedy film (dark comedy) directed by Lawrence Kasdan. It is loosely based on an attempted murder that happened in 1984, in Allentown, Pennsylvania, where


British Virgin Islands

. It is located to the east of Tortola, and the two islands are connected by the Queen Elizabeth Bridge (Queen Elizabeth II Bridge, British Virgin Islands). Beef Island is the site of the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (IATA code EIS), the main commercial airport that serves Tortola and the rest of the British Virgin Islands. In 1975, Mankiewicz wrote the screenplay for ''Mother, Jugs and Speed'', a dark comedy about ambulance drivers starring Bill Cosby, Raquel Welch


Blackpool

from the 79th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment trained at Hadrian's Camp in Carlisle (Carlisle, Cumbria). In November 1941 the men were all issued embarkation leave. '''Ewan Bailey''' (born 1966) is an actor, writer and voice artist located in Central London, best known for writing and performing in ''The Sunday Format'', BBC Radio 4's satire of British Sunday newspapers, ''Funland'', BBC Three's darker than dark comedy set in the English seaside town of Blackpool, HBO's recent epic series ''Rome (Rome (TV series))'' and the recent, highly acclaimed bio-pic of "Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa!". *Chorley (Chorley (borough)) *Fylde Coast (Blackpool, Fylde (Fylde (borough)), Wyre) *Hyndburn Both of these meanings relate to Blackpool, a town in North-west England. For other places of this name see Blackpool (disambiguation). The '''Diocese of Blackburn''' is a Church of England diocese, covering much of Lancashire, created on 12 November 1926 London Gazette, 12 November 1926 from part of the Diocese of Manchester (Anglican Diocese of Manchester). The Diocese includes the towns of Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, and the cities of Lancaster (Lancaster, Lancashire), and Preston (City of Preston, Lancashire), as well as a large part of the Ribble Valley. The cathedral is Blackburn Cathedral and the Diocesan Bishop is The Rt Revd Nicholas Reade, Bishop of Blackburn, appointed in 2004. On 1 February, Campbell re-joined Blackpool, on loan until the end of the 2009–10 season (Blackpool F.C. season 2009–10). WikiPedia:Blackpool Commons:Category:Blackpool


Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

the brother of Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy. '''''Scotland, PA''''' is a 2001 film directed and written by Billy Morrissette based (List of modernized retellings of old stories) on William Shakespeare's ''Macbeth''. The film stars James LeGros, Maura Tierney and Christopher Walken. Shakespeare's tragedy, originally set in Dunsinane Castle in 11th Century Scotland, is reworked as a dark comedy set in 1975, based around "Duncan's Cafe", a fast-food restaurant in the small town of Scotland (Scotland, Pennsylvania), Pennsylvania in Greene Township, Pennsylvania (Greene Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania). The choice of Pennsylvania was arbitrary, though coincides with a real town, southwest of Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania), on the outskirts of Chambersburg (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania). → Pittsburgh, PA (Pennsylvania) → Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania), PA (Pennsylvania) → New York, NY . birth_date Civil War When the Civil War started in 1861, McConaughy formed and served as captain of the "Adams Rifles," a company of civilian scouts, primarily composed of his law clients. They were active in monitoring the region for signs of Confederate (Confederate States Army) activity during several threatened incursions, including during the Maryland Campaign. McConaughy's scouts and spies were particularly active in late June 1863 during the early days of the Gettysburg Campaign, when they shadowed oncoming enemy cavalry and, later, the main infantry columns. McConaughy gave this vital information to the local military commander, Maj. (Major (United States)) Granville O. Haller, who in turn relayed it to Maj. Gen. (Major general (United States)) Darius N. Couch and Governor Andrew Curtin in Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania). McConaughy stayed in Gettysburg during the Confederate occupation in early July, still rendering service to the Federal soldiers. Following the battle, Col. George H. Sharpe wrote a letter to McConaughy on behalf of Maj. Gen. George G. Meade, formally thanking him for the critical information on Confederate troop movements.


Shreveport, Louisiana

publisher Pete Zanmiller '''''The Times''''' is a Gannett (Gannett Company) daily newspaper based in Shreveport (Shreveport, Louisiana), Louisiana. thumb ''Shreveport Times'' office building on Lake Street in Shreveport, Louisiana Shreveport (Image:Shreveport Times office building MVI 2613.jpg), Louisiana '''1985''' Ben E. Keith Foods purchased two more companies, Monroe Frozen Foods in Shreveport, Louisiana and CMD Produce in Little Rock, Arkansas. Death Johnson suffered a stroke on July 20, 2010 and died on August 4, 2010 in his


Bosnia and Herzegovina

with a controversial drama with elements of dark comedy ''Lepa sela lepo gore'' set in war-torn Bosnia (Bosnia and Herzegovina). In addition to critical praise, the movie made a measurable commercial impact with more than 700,000 tickets sold domestically during its theatrical run. I u najskupljem srpskom filmu zvijezda Splićanka; ''Jutarnji list'', August 20, 2007 It also raised plenty of controversy


Berlin

'' in which he also starred. He later produced comedies in Germany. His best known was the dark comedy (Black comedy) ''Unheimliche Geschichten'' (Uncanny Stories) in 1932 (1932 in film), directed by Richard Oswald. The story is a merging of Edgar Allan Poe's ''The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether'' and ''The Black Cat (The Black Cat (short story))'' with Robert Louis Stevenson's ''The Suicide Club (The Suicide Club (Stevenson))''. It is considered by some

''Diagnose'', a gruesome dark comedy and ''Flaschendrehen'', a short film about a family hiding the truth from itself. The later won the Arcos Short Film Festival prize for best screenplay, in Santiago (Santiago, Chile), Chile in 2000. thumb right 250px Vladimir Sukhomlinov in his office. 1912 (File:Vladimir Sukhomlinov.jpeg) '''Vladimir Aleksandrovich Sukhomlinov''' ( , Kaunas – February 2, 1926


Romania

n dark comedy film directed by Nae Caranfil. In May 1931, he won the European flyweight title, beating Lucien Popescu, of Romania on points. In the next two months he defended this title twice, winning on points against Emile Degand, of Belgium and Vincenzo Savo, of Italy. * Netherlands - Rotterdam - Maasvlakte 2 - ''under development''


Egypt

Hypatia of Alexandria. Later in 2008, Minghella was seen in two theatrical releases; ''How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (film))'', starring Simon Pegg, in which Minghella plays a pompous film director, and a segment of the dark comedy ''Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (film))''. McLovin Red Mist Becomes Evil Ed in 'Fright Night' Redo!! ref


Netherlands

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