Lisa’s Week In Review: 2/10/20 — 2/16/20


I hope everyone had a happy Valentine’s Day!

Well, let’s just admit the obvious.  After last week’s Oscar Sunday extravaganza, there was no way that I wasn’t going to spend most of this week getting some rest and that’s exactly what I did.  A part of me regrets it because I’ve always been the type who thinks, “That hour you spent doing nothing was an hour that you’ll never get back!”  But, as I’ve matured and grown or whatever, I’ve come to realize that sometimes you really have to appreciate the peace of doing nothing for an hour.

However, on Friday, I did finally manage to start my new review series: Love on the Shattered Lens!  All through the rest of February, I’ll be reviewing some films about love.  Some of them are happy films.  Some of them are sad films.  Some are good.  Some are bad.  And I’ll be reviewing them all!

Anyway, here’s what I watched, read, and listened to this week.  As you’ll notice, this was a very musical week for me.  That’s because I hosted the weekly #ILikeToWatch live tweet on Saturday and I had 60 minutes worth of music to select.  As you can tell from the end result, it was a fun search!

Films I Watched:

  1. Blue Crush (2002)
  2. The Flight That Disappeared (1961)
  3. Happy Gilmore (1996)
  4. Lord Lucan: My Husband, The Truth (2017)
  5. Lying Eyes (1996)
  6. No Lost Cause (2011)
  7. Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019)
  8. Rapture (1965)
  9. Rock, It’s Your Decision (1982)
  10. Smash-Up On Interstate 5 (1976)
  11. Staying Alive (1983)
  12. True Romance (1993)
  13. The Vampire’s Ghost (1945)

Television Shows I Watched:

  1. 9-1-1: Long Star
  2. 60 Days In
  3. American Idol
  4. The Bachelor 24
  5. Brooklyn Nine Nine
  6. Curb Your Enthusiasm
  7. It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
  8. The Magicians
  9. Project Runway
  10. Survivor 40

Books I Read:

  1. Something’s Down There (2003) by Mickey Spillane

Music To Which I Listened:

  1. Adi Ulmansky
  2. Afrojack
  3. Anna Sofia Mork
  4. Aoki
  5. Armin van Buuren
  6. Avicii
  7. Basement Jaxx
  8. Bee Gees
  9. Big Data
  10. Bikini Kill
  11. Blondie
  12. Blotto
  13. Britney Spears
  14. Calvin Harris
  15. Camila Cabello
  16. The Chemical Brothers
  17. The Clash
  18. The Commodores
  19. The Crystal Method
  20. Daft Punk
  21. The Damned
  22. deadmau5
  23. Dillon Francis
  24. DJ Judaa
  25. DJ Snake
  26. Donna Summer
  27. Elle King
  28. ELO
  29. The Emotions
  30. Falling in Reverse
  31. Fatboy Slim
  32. The Future Sounds of London
  33. Gloria Gaynor
  34. The Hues Corporation
  35. I Break Horses
  36. Jakalope
  37. The Jam
  38. John’s Children
  39. Junkie XL
  40. KC and the Sunshine Band
  41. Kedr Livanskiy
  42. Lenny Kravitz
  43. Lindsey Stirling
  44. Lionrock
  45. Lo Fidelity Allstars
  46. Loona
  47. The MC5
  48. Moby
  49. Muse
  50. Patti Smith
  51. Phantogram
  52. The Prodigy
  53. Public Image Lmtd.
  54. The Ramones
  55. Richard Hell and the Vervoids
  56. The Rolling Stones
  57. Saint Motel
  58. Savage Rose
  59. Selena Gomez
  60. The Sex Pistols
  61. Souixsie and the Banshees
  62. Swedish House Mafia
  63. Talking Heads
  64. Taylor Swift
  65. Walter Murphy
  66. X
  67. Yvonne Elliman
  68. Zedd

News From Last Week:

  1. Margot Robbie’s ‘Birds Of Prey’ Changes Title After Low Box Office Results
  2. Rose McGowan: Natalie Portman’s Oscars dress protest ‘deeply offensive’

Links From Last Week:

  1. Oscar Snubs Again! Here’s Who Was Left Off the Memorial Reel This Year
  2. Report: Satire Is Great, As Long As It Never Targets Any Of My Own Beliefs
  3. The Cinema of Veronica Lake

Links From The Site:

  1. Erin shared It’s Love Part 6, The Covers of Saucy Movie Tales, and The Running Man, East Side General, Fall of Night, Too Fast We Live, It Must Be Valentine’s Day, Ask For Linda, and Bailey’s Daughters!
  2. Doc wished everyone a happy Valentine’s Day!
  3. Jeff paid tribute to Burt Reynolds and reviewed The Swiss Conspiracy, Scarred City, Smash-Up On Interstate 5, City on Fire, Final Impact, Mitchell, and Bravo Two Zero!
  4. I shared music videos from Lindsey Stirling, Anna Sofia Mork, I Break Horses, Junkie XL, Falling in Reverse, Saint Motel, and the Hues Corporation!  I also reviewed Lord Lucan: My Husband The Truth, Romeo and Juliet, and Lying Eyes!
  5. Ryan shared his weekly reading round-up and reviewed Stubb & Leski’s Catsmas, Yellow Flag Intelligence Squadron, The Downed Deer, and Major Bummer!

More From Us:

  1. On twitter, I hosted Saturday’s #ILikeToWatch live tweet.  Here’s my Punk v Disco playlist!
  2. For Reality TV Chat Blog, I reviewed the premiere of Survivor!
  3. At my music site, I shared songs from Lindsey Stirling, Loona, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Lo Fidelity All Stars, Lenny Kravitz, Camila Cabello, and Yvonne Elliman.
  4. On her photography site, Erin shared Snow 9, Snow 10, Snow 11. Snow 12, Snow 13, Snow 14, and Snow 15.
  5. At Pop Politics, Jeff shared: I Slept Through Most Of The Oscars, New Hampshire Predictions, and We Lost 3.
  6. At Days Without Incident, Leonard wrote about the theme song of the new Bond film!
  7. Ryan has a patreon!  You should consider subscribing!

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

Have a great week, everyone!

One response to “Lisa’s Week In Review: 2/10/20 — 2/16/20

  1. Pingback: Lisa Marie’s Week In Review: 2/17/20 — 2/23/20 | Through the Shattered Lens

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