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Odds and Evens (film)

Odds and Evens is an Italian comedy movie directed in 1978 by Sergio Corbucci. In 1979 it was awarded with the Golden Screen Award along with Superman and Close Encounters of the Third Kind.

                                               

Transit (2006 film)

Transit is a 2006 film from Russian writer-director Aleksandr Rogozhkin, which was presented at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. Several of his past films have screened there, including Life with an Idiot and the Chechen war drama Ch ...

                                               

Wimbledon (film)

Wimbledon is a 2004 romantic comedy film directed by Richard Loncraine. The film stars Paul Bettany as a washed-up tennis pro and Kirsten Dunst as an up-and-coming tennis star. Sam Neill and Jon Favreau co-star.

                                               

The Hockey Players (film)

The Hockey Players is a 1965 Soviet sports drama film written by Yury Trifonov and directed by Raphael Goldin. It had English release in 1965 under the title The Hockey Players, Finnish release as Mestarit, and East German release as Eishockeyspi ...

                                               

Mountain

A mountain is a large landform that rises above the surrounding land in a limited area, usually in the form of a peak. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill. Mountains are formed through tectonic forces or volcanism. These forces can locall ...

                                               

Mount Azov

Azov is a mountain in Central Ural, Russia. It is located 8 km from Polevskoy next to the Zyuzelsky village. Its one of the natural monuments of Russia. According to Aleksandr Matveyev, the configuration of the rocks gives a reason to believe tha ...

                                               

The Acropolis (mountain)

The Acropolis is a mountain in the Central Highlands region of Tasmania, Australia. Situated in the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, the mountain is part of the Du Cane Range. With an elevation of 1.481 metres 4.859 ft above sea level ...

                                               

Mount Anne

Mount Anne is a mountain located in the Southwest National Park in south-west region of Tasmania, Australia. The mountain lies within the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Tasmanian Wilderness. With an elevation of 1.423 metres 4.669 ft above sea leve ...

                                               

Mount Arafat

Mount Arafat is a granite hill about 20 km east of central Mecca in the plain of Arafat in the Hejaz, Saudi Arabia. Mount Arafat reaches about 70 m in height, and is also known as the "Mount of Mercy". According to some Islamic tradition, the hil ...

                                               

Mount Arbel

Mount Arbel is a mountain in The Lower Galilee near Tiberias in Israel, with high cliffs, views of Mount Hermon in the Golan Heights, trails to a cave-fortress, and ruins of an ancient synagogue. Mt. Arbel sits across from Mount Nitai; their clif ...

                                               

Mount Akhun

Mount Akhun is a stand-alone mountain in the Khostinsky City District of Sochi, Russia. Wedged between the Matsesta and Khosta rivers, this karst massif is the highest point of the Sochi littoral. The peak of Greater Akhun is 663 metres 2.175 ft ...

                                               

Babia Gora

Babia Gora, or Babia hora, literally Old Wives or Witches Mountain, is a massif situated on the border between Poland and Slovakia in the Western Beskid Mountains. The name is also applied to the culmination of the massif, Diablak, which is also ...

                                               

Barn Bluff

Barn Bluff is a mountain located in the Central Highlands region of Tasmania, Australia. The mountain is situated in the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park at the junction of the eastern most points of the Murchison and Mackintosh river ...

                                               

Belukha Mountain

Belukha Mountain, located in the Katun Mountains, is the highest peak of the Altai Mountains in Russia and the highest of the system of the South Siberian Mountains. It is part of the World Heritage Site entitled Golden Mountains of Altai. Locate ...

                                               

Mount Bental/Tal Al-Gharam

Mount Bental is a dormant volcano in the North-Eastern part of the Golan Heights, It extends to an elevation of 1.171 Meters above sea level.

                                               

Botev Peak

Botev Peak is, at 2.376 metres above sea level, the highest peak of the Balkan Mountains. It is located close to the geographic centre of Bulgaria, and is part of the Central Balkan National Park. Until 1950, when it was renamed in honour of Bulg ...

                                               

Brandberg Mountain

Brandberg Mountain is located in former Damaraland, now Erongo, in the northwestern Namib Desert, near the coast, and covers an area of approximately 650 km². With its highest point, the Konigstein German for Kings Stone, standing at 2.573 m 8.44 ...

                                               

Brebeneskul

Brebeneskul is a peak in the Chornohora region of Ukraine, with height of 2.035 meters above sea level. The second highest peak of Ukraine.

                                               

Mount Veynberg

Mount Veynberg is a mountain rising to about 900 m in the south part of Haslam Heights, on Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. It was mapped by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos, 1948-59. It was named by the Un ...

                                               

Mount Wilhelm

Mount Wilhelm is the highest mountain in Papua New Guinea at 4.509 metres. It is part of the Bismarck Range and the peak is the point where three provinces, Simbu, Jiwaka and Madang, meet. The peak is also known as Enduwa Kombuglu, or Kombuglo Di ...

                                               

Gellert Hill

Gellert Hill is a 235 m high hill overlooking the Danube in Budapest, Hungary. It is located in the 1st and the 11th districts. The hill was named after Saint Gerard who was thrown to death from the hill. The famous Hotel Gellert and the Gellert ...

                                               

Mount Geryon

Mount Geryon is a mountain in the Central Highlands region of the Australian state of Tasmania. The mountain is part of the Du Cane Range and is situated within the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. With two peaks, Mount Geryon North h ...

                                               

Dajti

Dajti standing at 1.613 m above sea level, is a mountain and national park on the edge of Tirana, Albania. The Dajti belongs to the Skanderbeg range. In winter, the mountain is often covered with snow, and it is a popular retreat to the local pop ...

                                               

Denali

Denali is the highest mountain peak in North America, with a summit elevation of 20.310 feet above sea level. With a topographic prominence of 20.156 feet and a topographic isolation of 4.629 miles, Denali is the third most prominent and third mo ...

                                               

Mount Jefferson

Mount Jefferson may refer to: Mount Jefferson North Carolina Mount Jefferson Virginia Mount Jefferson Nevada Mount Jefferson Massachusetts Mount Jefferson Bitterroot Range, mountain in both Fremont County, Idaho and Beaverhead County, Montana Mou ...

                                               

Dzyarzhynskaya Hara

Dzyarzhynskaya Hara is the highest point in Belarus. The hill is 345 meters above sea level and is located west of Minsk, near Dzyarzhynsk, in the village Skirmuntava. The original name of the hill was Svyataya hara. In 1958 the hill was renamed ...

                                               

Pico Duarte

Pico Duarte is the highest peak in the Dominican Republic, and all the Caribbean islands. It is located about 53 miles north-east of the regions lowest point, Lake Enriquillo. The mountain lies in the Cordillera Central range, the greatest of the ...

                                               

Mount Diablo

Mount Diablo is a mountain of the Diablo Range, in Contra Costa County of the eastern San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California. It is south of Clayton and northeast of Danville. It is an isolated upthrust peak of 3.849 feet 1.173 meters, vis ...

                                               

Mount Ibuki

Mount Ibuki is a 1.377-metre-high mountain, on the border of Maibara, Shiga Prefecture, and Ibigawa, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. It is one of the 100 Famous Japanese Mountains, and is also included on the lists of the 100 Kinki Mountains and the 50 S ...

                                               

Cadillac Mountain

Cadillac Mountain is located on Mount Desert Island, within Acadia National Park, in the U.S. state of Maine. With an elevation of 1.530 feet, its summit is the highest point in Hancock County and the highest within 25 miles of the shoreline of t ...

                                               

Mount Kenya

Mount Kenya is the highest mountain in Kenya and the second-highest in Africa, after Kilimanjaro. The highest peaks of the mountain are Batian), Nelion) and Point Lenana). Mount Kenya is located in the former Eastern and central provinces of Keny ...

                                               

Mount Kennedy

Mount Kennedy is a peak in the Saint Elias Mountains within Kluane National Park, in Yukon, Canada. Its 4250-m to 4300-m summit lies within 10 km of the Alaska Panhandle. Dusty Glacier lies against it to the north. The Canadian government named t ...

                                               

Mount Columbia (Canada)

Mount Columbia is located in the Winston Churchill Range of the Rocky Mountains. It is the highest point in Alberta, Canada, and is second only to Mount Robson for height and topographical prominence in the Canadian Rockies. It is located on the ...

                                               

Corcovado

Corcovado, means "hunchback" in Portuguese, is a mountain in central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is a 710-metre granite peak located in the Tijuca Forest, a national park. Corcovado hill lies just west of the city center but is wholly within the c ...

                                               

Mount Kosciuszko

Mount Kosciuszko is mainland Australias highest mountain, at 2.228 metres above sea level. It is located on the Main Range of the Snowy Mountains in Kosciuszko National Park, part of the Australian Alps National Parks and Reserves, in New South W ...

                                               

Cradle Mountain

Cradle Mountain is a mountain in the Central Highlands region of the Australian state of Tasmania. The mountain is situated in the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. At 1.545 metres 5.069 ft above sea level, it is the sixth-highest moun ...

                                               

Mount Kurama

Mount Kurama is a mountain to the north of the city of Kyoto. It is the birthplace of the Reiki practice, and is said to be the home of Sōjōbō, King of the Tengu. It was supposedly the Tengu who taught swordsmanship to Minamoto no Yoshitsune. Kur ...

                                               

Lysa hora

Lysa hora is the highest mountain of the Moravian-Silesian Beskids range in the Czech Republic and also of Cieszyn Silesia. It is one of the rainiest places of the country with an annual precipitation of over 1.500 mm. It is the 26th highest moun ...

                                               

Mount Lofty

Mount Lofty is the highest point in the southern Mount Lofty Ranges. It is located about 15 km east of the Adelaide city centre in South Australia, and has panoramic views of the city and the Adelaide plains to the west, and of the Picadilly Vall ...

                                               

Mount Sipylus

Mount Spil, the ancient Mount Sipylus, is a mountain rich in legends and history in Manisa Province, Turkey, in what used to be the heartland of the Lydians and what is now Turkeys Aegean Region. Its summit towers over the modern city of Manisa a ...

                                               

Mount Mansfield

Mount Mansfield is the highest mountain in Vermont with a summit that peaks at 4.395 feet above sea level. The summit is located within the town of Underhill in Chittenden County; the ridgeline, including some secondary peaks, extends into the to ...

                                               

Mount Mitake (Tokyo)

Mount Mitake is a mountain in the Chichibu Tama Kai National Park near Tokyo, Japan. It stands 929 m tall. On the mountain is a Shinto shrine where practices such as Futomani divination take place. It is one of the many highlights of the Chichibu ...

                                               

Mount Mitchell

Mount Mitchell is the highest peak of the Appalachian Mountains and the highest peak in mainland eastern North America. It is located near Burnsville in Yancey County, North Carolina; in the Black Mountain subrange of the Appalachians, about 19 m ...

                                               

Moriah

Moriah is the name given to a mountainous region by the Book of Genesis, in which context it is the location of the sacrifice of Isaac. Through association with the biblical Mount Moriah, Mount Moriah has been interpreted as the name of the speci ...

                                               

Mount Narodnaya

Mount Narodnaya is the highest peak of the Urals in Russia. Its elevation is 1.894 metres. It is in Khanty–Mansi Autonomous Okrug in Tyumen Oblast, 0.5 km to east from the border of Komi Republic. The name refers to Naroda River, which originates ...

                                               

Mount Nebo

Mount Nebo is an elevated ridge of the Abarim in Jordan, approximately 710 metres above sea level. It is mentioned in the Hebrew Bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land. The view from the summit provides a panorama ...

                                               

Mount Nemrut

Nemrut or Nemrud is a 2.134-metre-high mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the 1st century BC. It is one of the highest peaks in the ea ...

                                               

Mount Nebo (disambiguation)

Mount Nebo Queensland, a rural locality, and part of the DAguilar Range, Queensland Mount Nebo New South Wales, a hill near Wollongong and part of the foothills of Mount Keira

                                               

Newtontoppen

Newtontoppen is the largest and highest mountain in Svalbard, at 1.713 m. Its peak is the highest point on Svalbard. It is located at the north east corner on the island of Spitsbergen. The nearest settlement is the formerly Soviet coal mining se ...

                                               

Kata Tjuta

Kata Tjuṯa, also known as the Olgas, is a group of large, domed rock formations or bornhardts located about 360 km southwest of Alice Springs, in the southern part of the Northern Territory, central Australia. Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, loc ...