Lisa’s Week In Review: 1/13/20 — 1/19/20


It was a good week.  It was kind of cold.  It rained a lot.  The Oscars are coming closer.  I went back to my day job and I didn’t get to watch as many movies as I did over the first two weeks of 2020.

Here’s what I watched, read, and listened to this week!

Films I Watched:

  1. Ghost Town (1988)
  2. Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)
  3. Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973)
  4. Imposter (2001)
  5. Inner Sanctum (1948)
  6. The Lighthouse (2019)
  7. Once Upon A Time In America (1984)
  8. The Perfection (2018)
  9. Sideways (2004)
  10. Stolen By My Mother (2020)
  11. The Wolf Of Wall Street (2013)

Television Shows I Watched:

(As some of our more experienced readers may notice, I spent a good deal of last week watching the old TV shows on Antenna TV.  It was kind of fun to see what people used to be into.)

  1. 9-1-1
  2. 60 Days In
  3. Alice
  4. Archie Bunker’s Place
  5. The Bachelor 24
  6. Barney Miller
  7. Benson
  8. Beverly Hills 90210
  9. Bewitched
  10. The Circle
  11. Curb Your Enthusiasm
  12. Denis the Menace
  13. Diff’rent Strokes
  14. The Facts of Life
  15. Father Knows Best
  16. Flirty Dancing
  17. Ghost Whisperer
  18. Hazel
  19. I Dream of Jeannie
  20. It’s a Living
  21. The Love Boat
  22. Romper Stomper
  23. Saved By The Bell
  24. That Girl
  25. Three’s Company

Books I Read:

  1. Omerta (2000) by Mario Puzo

Music To Which I Listened:

  1. Alvin Risk
  2. Armin van Buuren
  3. Best Coast
  4. Big Data
  5. Billie Eilish
  6. Blanck Mass
  7. Cage the Elephant
  8. Calvin Harris
  9. The Chemical Brothers
  10. Coldplay
  11. Dillon Francis
  12. Elle King
  13. Ennio Morricone
  14. John Carpenter
  15. Joywave
  16. Muse
  17. Nine Inch Nails
  18. Phantogram
  19. Saint Motel
  20. Selena Gomez
  21. Skrillex
  22. Sly Toe Hand
  23. Tove Lo

Awards Season Links:

  1. Critics Choice Awards
  2. Oscar Nominations
  3. Denver Film Critics
  4. North Dakota Film Critics Society
  5. The Eddie Awards
  6. The PGA Awards
  7. The SAG Awards

News From Last Week:

  1. ‘The View’ is ‘a big mess’ and ABC News ‘the most vicious swamp in the business,’ sources say
  2. ‘Primer’ and ‘Upstream Color’ Director Shane Carruth Retiring After Next Film
  3. HBO won’t pursue second season of ‘Watchmen’ after creator bows out
  4. Bloomberg Campaign To El Bloombito Parody Account: Make Me Look Cool…Por Favor
  5. Hank Azaria Will No Longer Voice Apu on ‘The Simpsons’
  6. Oscar-Voter Stephen King Criticized For Saying He Champions Films Based on Quality and Not Diversity
  7. Here’s why Billie Eilish’s Bond theme commission has hit a sour note

Links From Last Week:

  1. The media horror at Joker’s Oscar nods is deeply predictable

Links From The Site:

  1. Erin shared the Covers of Jungle Stories and Ex-Mistress, Diana, The Hucksters, Complete Detective, Carnival Girl, Basement Gang, and The Smiling Rebel!
  2. Leonard shared the Morbius trailer!
  3. Ryan reviewed Crystal Bone Drive and Dimensional Flats!
  4. Jeff reviewed Behind Enemy Lines III, Birds of Prey, The Biggest Bundle of Them All, Escape from New York, Jailbait, In the Line of Duty: Ambush in Waco, and Hijack!  He shared music videos from Leonard Cohen, R.E.M., U2, and Robert Palmer!  He paid tribute to Julie Strain, Steven Soderbergh, Donald Cammell, John Boorman, and Richard Lester!
  5. I shared music videos from Sly Toe Hand, Skrillex, and John Carpenter!   I reviewed Marriage Story, The Crowd, In the Heat of the Night, Lady for A Day, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Sideways, and The Wolf of Wall Street!  I wished a happy birthday to John Carpenter, James Earl Jones, and Cary Grant!

More From Us:

  1. Ryan has a patreon!  Please consider subscribing!
  2. On Pop Politics, Jeff shared: Cory Booker Is Out!
  3. On Days Without Incident, Leonard wrote about the Foo Fighters!
  4. On my music site, I shared songs from The Chemical Brothers, Selena Gomez, Skrillex, John Carpenter, Ennio Morricone, Saint Motel, and Joywave!
  5. On her photography site, Erin shared Path Away, Pipeline, Rain on Leaves, Safety Convention, Sanctuary, Shelter, and Designated Smoking Area!

Want to see what I did last week?  Click here!

Mechagodzilla!

One response to “Lisa’s Week In Review: 1/13/20 — 1/19/20

  1. Pingback: Lisa’s Week In Review: 1/20/20 — 1/26/20 | Through the Shattered Lens

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