The first week of 2020 is in the books and I think we did a pretty good job ringing in the new year here at the Shattered Lens. The Oscars are approaching. The Super Bowl commercials are being filmed. We’ve got a lot to look forward to.
But, first, let’s look back at the week that was:
Films I Watched:
- A Lover Scorned (2019)
- Abducted: The Mary Stauffer Story (2019)
- Am I A Serial Killer? (2019)
- Best Friend’s Betrayal (2019)
- Deadly Assistant (2019)
- Escaping My Stalker (2020)
- Gamera vs. Monster X (1970)
- Her Deadly Reflections (2020)
- Is My Daughter Really Dead? (2019)
- Logan’s Run (1976)
- Love You To Death (2019)
- Psycho BFF (2019)
- Psycho Granny (2019)
- The Resurrection of Gavin Stone (2017)
- Secrets In A Small Town (2019)
- A Star Is Born (2018)
- Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
- Uncut Gems (2019)
- Was I Really Kidnapped? (2019)
- Westworld (1973)
Television Shows I Watched:
- Beverly Hills 90210
- The Circle
- Couples Court with the Cutlers
- Ghost Whisperer
- The 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards
- It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
- Judge Jerry
- Lauren Lake’s Paternity Court
- The Love Boat
- Project Runway
- Saved By The Bell
Books I Read:
- Imaginary Friend (2019) by Stephen Chbosky
- The Wallflower Wager (2019) by Tessa Dare
Music To Which I Listened:
- Above & Beyond
- Adam Rickfors
- Adi Ulmansky
- Alvin Risk
- Amy Winehouse
- Armin van Buuren
- Big Data
- Blanck Mass
- Bloc Party
- Bob Dylan
- Britney Spears
- Cage the Elephant
- Cedric Gervais
- The Chemical Brothers
- The Crystal Method
- Dillon Francis
- DJ Judaa
- Fitz and the Tantrums
- Icona Pop
- Jake Bugg
- Lady Gaga
- Neon Indian
- Rich White
- Robert DeLong
- Saint Motel
- Sleigh Bells
- Swedish House Mafia
Awards Season Links:
- The Houston Film Critics Society
- North Carolina Film Critics Association
- The Dorian Nominations
- Georgia Film Critics Association Nominations
- National Society of Film Critics
- The Golden Globes
News From Last Week:
- Joker Success Not Related to Batman, Says Phillips
- Bobbi Kristina Brown’s Ex-Boyfriend Nick Gordon Dies at 30 from Drug Overdose
- Captain America Actress Arrested For Allegedly Killing Her Mom
- ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ was the dominant book of the decade
- Marianne Williamson Has Laid Off Her Entire 2020 Campaign Staff
- LORI LOUGHLIN HIRES EXPERTS TO PREPARE FOR PRISON AMID COLLEGE ADMISSIONS SCANDAL
Links From Last Week:
- Goodbye 2010s! A Decade in Review
- Classic “B” Movies! Body Heat! Battle Royale! Bogart Too! Cinema’s Greatest Films That Begin With A “B”!
Links From The Site:
- Erin shared Peaceful Fountain, In The Beginning, Double Detective, The Wanton, and Commuting Wife! She also shared the Covers of Master Detective!
- Doc wished everyone a Happy 2020!
- Jeff shared music videos from Talking Heads, Peter Gabriel, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Europe, and Yello! He paid tribute to Max Julien and Leon Isaac Kennedy! And he reviewed Delta Force 2, White Mile, Extramarital, American Outlaws, and The Take!
- Val served the 25 Best, Worst, and Gems that she saw last year!
- Necromoonyeti shared his top albums of 2019!
- Ryan reviewed Snake Creek, Faults, Constantly, and Keeping Score!
- I reviewed Escaping My Stalker, Her Deadly Reflections, Coming Home, Darkest Hour, Hope and Glory, The Barretts of Wimpole Street, and A Star is Born! I shared my Oscar predictions for January!
More From Us:
- Ryan has a patreon! Please consider subscribing!
- Over at my online dream journal, I shared My First Dream of 2020!
- On my music site, I shared songs from LANKS, Robert DeLong, UPSAHL, Bob Dylan, and The Crystal Method!
- On her photography site, Erin shared: New Year’s Day, Speed Bump Ahead, City, Mood, and Lighthouse!
- On Pop Politics, Jeff shared: My 2020 Resolutions, Julian Castro is Out, Friday Notes, and Is It Time For Tom Brady To Retire?