06 August 2012 @ 05:55 pm
 

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F I L M S

* denotes seen in cinema; rewatches are included in the list

001. James and the Giant Peach (1996) — ★★☆☆☆

002. The Princess Bride (1987) — ★★★☆☆

003. Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010) — ★★★★★ 

004. Paper Moon (1973) — ★★★★★ 

005. Beauty and the Beast 3D (2012) — ★★★★★ 

006. Howl's Moving Castle (2004) — ★★★★☆

007. Something's Gotta Give (2003) — ★★★☆☆

008. Spirited Away (2001) — ★★★★★ 

009. Keith (2008) — ★★★☆☆

010. My Week With Marilyn (2011) — ★★★☆☆ ½ 

011. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011) — ★★★☆☆

012. The Emperor's New Groove — ★★★★☆

012. Blazing Saddles — ★☆☆☆☆ | I feel like I had to grow up with this movie to appreciate it.  The satire was alright, there was some really stupid humour, and I didn't like the ending at all where they literally broke through the fourth wall.

013. Bridesmaids — ★★★☆☆ | average chick flick I guess.  Had me tearing up a little.

014. The Spy Who Loved Me — ★★★☆☆ ½ 

015. Atonement (2008) — ★★★★★ | weekly rewatch ♥

016. X-Men: First Class (2011) — ★★★★★ | forever my fav. superhero movie.  Cherik -cries-

017. The Hunger Games (2012) * — ★☆☆☆☆ | hated the books, hated the movie.

018. The Avengers (2012) * — ★★★★☆ | all right.  worth only watching 2 times.

019. Winter's Bone — ★☆☆☆☆ | worst movie ever.  someone explain to me the black/white squirrel dream sequence.

020. Drive (2011) — ★>☆☆☆☆ | I can't with this movie.  RYAN GOSLING, wHAT IS YOUR CHARACTER'S NAME?

021. The Bourne Identity — ★★★☆☆ | Alright.

022. The Yellow Handkerchief — ★★☆☆☆ | the main storyline was terrible... but Eddie Redmayne.

023. From Prada to Nada— ★☆☆☆☆ | stupid plot, horrible acting

024. Bride and Prejudice — ★☆☆☆☆ | Jane Austen was turning in her grave.

025. The Painted Veil — ★★★★☆ ½ | gorgeous cinematography.  + Edward Norton.

026. The Piano — ★★★★☆ ½ | ♪ the music ♪ 

027. Shutter Island — ★★☆☆☆ ½ | eh.

028. Brave (2012) * — ★★★☆

029. The Amazing Spiderman (2012) * — ★★★★☆ | still don't like Emma Stone :3.

030. Batman Begins — ★★★★☆ | Cillian Murphy.  Christian Bale.  Michael Caine.  what's not to love?

031. The Dark Knight Rises (2012) *  — ★★★★★ | Anne Hathaway stole the show.  JGL can go home.

032. I Am Number 4 — ★★★☆☆ | hot actors okay.  Dianna Agron tho... bye.

033. Pride and Prejudice (2003) — ★★★★☆ ½ | not as crazy as everyone else is about this movie, but it's still nice to watch every once in awhile.

034. The Wedding Planner ★☆☆☆☆ | bad male & female characters.  just bad everything.

035. Pizza My Heart — ☆☆☆☆☆ ½ | romeo and juliet, abc family pizza style.  no redeeming qualities.

036. Leon: The Professional — ★★★★★ | i haven't got time for this mickey mouse bullshit!!1!

037. Becoming Jane (2007) — ★★★★☆ ½ | Tom Lefroy has my permission to marry me. 

038. Fight Club — ★★★★★

039. Primal Fear — ★★★★★ | there was never an aaron omfg.

040. Holiday in Handcuffs — ★☆☆☆☆ ½ | Sabrina the Teenage Witch kidnaps Mario Lopez and forces him to become her boyfriend.  what did i juST WATCH?

041. The English Patient — ★★★★☆

042. Hercules — ★★★★☆ | a starrr is borrrrnnnn~~

043. Mary Poppins — ★★★★★

044. Like Minds — ★★★☆☆ | confusing even the second time watching, but Eddie and Tom made it worth it.

T E L E V I S I O N

001. Sherlock ∙ Season 2 — ★★★★★

002. Tess of d'Urbervilles〮〮 ∙ Miniseries — ★★★★☆ ½

003. How I Met Your Mother ; s7 in progress

004. Tsuritama — ★★★★☆ ½

005. Teen Wolf — ★★★☆☆ ½ | soooo bad, but I love it.

006. Arrested Development ; s2 in progress

007. Mad Men ; s1 in progress

008. Merlin ; s4 in progress

009. Game of Thrones ; s1 in progress

010. The Pillars of the Earth ; in progress

011. The Legend of Korra — ★☆☆☆☆ | lol what a joke this show was.

012. Birdsong (2012) ∙ Miniseries ; in progress

013. Ouran High School Host Club — ★★★★★ | actually the best.

014. Kuroko no Basuke ; in progress

B O O K S

* denotes rereads

01. 1984 by George Orwell  — ★★☆☆☆

02. The Scorch Trials by James Dashner  — ★☆☆☆☆ ½

03. Atonement by Ian McEwan  — ★★★★★

04. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury  — ★☆☆☆☆

05. Lord of the Flies by William Golding — ★★★★★

06. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess — ★★★☆☆

07. The Cement Garden by Ian McEwan ; in progress

08. The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje ; in progress

09. On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan ; in progress

10. The Painted Veil by Maugham, W. Somerset ; in progress

11. Lolita by Vladmir Nabokov ; in progress

12. The Pale Blue Eye by Louis Bayard ; in progress


M U S I C

Marina & the Diamonds ∙ Electra Heart

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