This was a good week for me. I caught up on some of the movies that I missed last year and I even got to play out in the snow a little!
The Oscar nominations are going to be announced in just a few more hours and I’m nowhere near prepared for them this year. This upcoming week is going to be crazy one!
Here’s what I did this week:
Films I Watched:
- 1917 (2019)
- The Aeronauts (2019)
- Beast From Haunted Cave (1959)
- Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984)
- Bright Lights, Bright City (1988)
- Brittany Runs A Marathon (2019)
- Diane (2019)
- Domino (2019)
- The Edge of Democracy (2019)
- Gentleman’s Agreement (1947)
- Gloria Bell (2019)
- Green Book (2018)
- High Life (2019)
- I Lost My Body (2019)
- In Which We Serve (1942)
- Luce (2019)
- Parasite (2019)
- The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019)
- Raging Bull (1980)
- Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (2019)
- The Snake Pit (1948)
- Tell Me Who I Am (2019)
Television Shows I Watched:
- The Bachelor 24
- Diff’rent Strokes
- Facts of Life
- Fear Thy Neighbor
- The Office
- Shipping Wars
- The Simpsons
Books I Read:
- Unsolved Mysteries of World War II (2019) by Michael Fitzgerald
Music To Which I Listened:
- Agnes Obel
- Blanck Mass
- Bob Dylan
- Cage the Elephant
- The Chemical Brothers
- Rob Zombie
- Saint Motel
- Sturgill Simpson
- Tegan and Sara
Awards Season Links:
- PGA Nominations
- DGA Nominations
- The Dorian Awards
- The Hollywood Critics Association
- The Alliance of Women Film Journalists
- The North Dakota Film Society Nominations
- The Music City Film Critics Association
News From Last Week:
- Twitter will put options to limit replies directly on the compose screen
- Over 100 employees lose their jobs at CollegeHumor after parent company pulls funding
- Bill Wisener, who every day for 40 years ran iconic Dallas store Bill’s Records, died Saturday
- Bills in several states aim to help those in the gig economy. Some are worried they’ll lose work instead
- ‘Doctor Strange 2’ Director Scott Derrickson Drops Out
- Hollywood’s avenging angel: could Annabella Sciorra bring down Harvey Weinstein?
- Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Want To Be ‘Financially Independent’
- Czech-Born Director Ivan Passer Dies at 86
- Marianne Williamson announces she is suspending her presidential campaign
Links From Last Week:
- Ken Fuson, 1956 — 2020
- After Ricky Gervais at the Golden Globes, is this the end of the awards show host?
- Ricky Gervais Read America
- Unearthed Article from 1974 Recounts the Total Madness of Experiencing ‘The Exorcist’ in Theaters
Links From The Site:
- Erin profiled the Covers of Startling Detective Adventures and shared Pushover, Witch On Wheels, Walk Out On Death, True Confessions, Inside Detective, Hideaway, and French Model!
- Jeff shared music videos from Melle Mel, R.E.M, David Bowie, Genesis, David Bowie again, and Rush. He reviewed Grambling’s White Tiger, Cyborg, The Visitors, Avenging Force, Dead By Dawn, Behind Enemy Lines, and Behind Enemy Lines II! He paid tribute to Elvis, Lee Van Cleef, Buck Henry, and Walter Hill.
- Val reviewed the 1956 version of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn!
- Leonard shared the trailer for The New Mutants and reviewed Ratatouille and Underwater!
- Ryan reviewed Making Time, Rodin Du Jour, and Opal Fruit!
- I shared a music video from Rob Zombie and I reviewed The Golden Globes, Lenny, All That Jazz, Green Book, In Which We Serve, Raging Bull, The Snake Pit, and Gentleman’s Agreement!
More From Us:
- Ryan has a patreon! Please consider subscribing!
- Over at Days Without Incident, Leonard wrote about writer’s block.
- Over at Pop Politics, Jeff shared Lessons From Last Night, Meghan and Harry Are Stepping Back From Their Royal Duties, 330-231, and Neil Peart, R.I.P.
- Over at my music site, I shared songs from Cage the Elephant, Saint Motel, Phantogram, Agnes Obel, Bob Dylan, Tiesto, and Sturgill Simpson!
- On her photography site, Erin shared Arapaho Station, Arapaho Center, Between, Campus, Distance, Meadows Fountain, and Confusion!