I’m home! Thank you to Rose, Kim, Johnny, Baltimore, New York, and Rochester for being so wonderfully friendly and accommodating last week!
After spending the previous two weeks on vacation, I’m home and I’m ready to jump into the second half of 2019! As I sit here typing this, there’s a big storm raging outside. Hopefully, the rest of this year will be as exciting as this storm.
Here’s what I watched, read, and listened to last week:
Films I Watched:
- The Concorde: Airport ’79 (1979)
- Death of a Cheerleader (2019)
- Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
- A Friend To Die For (1994)
- Like Crazy (2011)
- The Lady in Red (1979)
- Mega Shark vs Giant Octopus (2009)
- Model Shop (1969)
- My Stepfather’s Secret (2019)
- Nightcrawler (2014)
- The Twisted Son (2019)
- Zombi 2 (1979)
Television Shows I Watched:
- The Amazing Race 31
- The Bachelorette
- Big Little Lies
- Dance Moms
- Entertainment Tonight
- Highwire Live In Times Square with Nik Wallenda
- House Hunters International
- Jane the Virgin
- King of the Hill
- Off Script with Bruce Johnson
Books I Read:
- Blood Oath (2019) by Linda Fairstein
- Disaster Movies: The Ultimate Guide (2007) by Glenn Kay and Michael Rose
Music To Which I Listened:
- Above & Beyond
- Alvin Risk
- Armin Van Buuren
- Camila Cabello
- The Chemical Brothers
- The Crystal Method
- Daft Punk
- David Guetta
- Dillon Francis
- DJ Snake
- Saint Motel
- Shawn Mendes
- Sleigh Bells
- Steve Aoki
- Swedish House Mafia
Links from Last Week:
- On her photography site, Erin shared: Weed In A Storm Gutter, Under the Bridge, The Favorite, Between the Trees, Subtly Southwest, The Train, and DART Tracks!
- I reviewed the latest episode of The Amazing Race!
- The pleasures of Pauline Kael
- Philippe Zdar, Founding Member of French House Pioneers Cassius, Dies at 50
- Cassius Pay Tribute to Philippe Zdar With ‘Dreems’ Album Release: Stream It Now
Links From The Site:
(I’m so fortunate to be able to work with these wonderful people!)
- Case reviewed the first and the second episode of Titans!
- Erin shared the covers of Two Complete Detective Books and the many adventures of Johnny Dekker! She also shared: You’d Be Surprised, The Whispering Corpse, Planet Stories, Morals Squad, Main Line, Kill me Sweet, and Of A Strong Woman!
- Gary took a look at We’ll Sing In The Sunshine, Lady Street Fighter, and Welcome to Mooseport!
- Jeff reviewed An Innocent Man and shared music videos from Huey Lewis and the News, Bananarama, Christopher Cross, Danzig, Blotto, and Murray Head!
- Val reviewed The Kids of Degrassi of Street: Sophie Minds The Store!
- I shared a music video from Cassius and reviewed The Haunting of Sharon Tate, Model Shop, Death of a Cheerleader, and My Stepfather’s Secret!
- Patrick reviewed Dolls!
- Ryan reviewed: Crime Destroyer #1, Bullwhip #1, Atlas #1, Blind Justice #1, Crime Destroyer #2, Blind Justice #2, Bad Ben: The Way In, and Dybbuk Box : True Story Of Chris Chambers. He also shared his weekly reading round-up!