Lisa’s Week In Review: 6/15/20 — 6/21/20


Another weeks come to an end.  This year is nearly halfway over and yet it still feels like it hasn’t really even begun.

Anyway, here’s what I watched, read, and listened to this week.  I didn’t watch as many movies as I meant to so I’m a bit disappointed in myself.  Oh well.  I’ll make up for it next week!

Films I Watched:

  1. The Assistant (2020)
  2. Cold Turkey (1971)
  3. Contraband (1980)
  4. Hoffa (1992)
  5. A Long Way Off (2014)
  6. The Night Clerk (2020)
  7. Slow Fade (2011)
  8. The Vast of Night (2020)
  9. Wendigo (2001)

Television Shows I Watched:

  1. The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons — Ever!
  2. The Bold and the Beautiful
  3. Celebrity Ghost Stories
  4. Coming Home
  5. Community
  6. Conan
  7. Days of Our Lives
  8. Doctor Phil
  9. General Hospital
  10. Gordon Ramsay’s 24 Hours To Hell And Back
  11. I Killed My BFF
  12. It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
  13. The Office
  14. Seinfeld
  15. South Park
  16. The Twilight Zone
  17. Word of Dance
  18. The Young and the Restless

Books I Read:

  1. Esther: Royal Beauty (2015) by Angela Hunt

Music To Which I Listened:

  1. Afrojack
  2. Armin van Buuren
  3. Big Data
  4. Bob Dylan
  5. The Chemical Brothers
  6. Coldplay
  7. Ekkah
  8. Elle King
  9. Ellie Goulding
  10. The Heavy
  11. Icona Pop
  12. Jakalope
  13. Kygo
  14. Muse
  15. Neon Indian
  16. Nine Inch Nails
  17. Phantogram
  18. Robyn Adele Anderson
  19. Saint Motel
  20. St. Vincent
  21. ZOON

News From Last Week:

  1. Oscars: 93rd Academy Awards moved to April 25, 2021; eligibility period extended by two months
  2. Ordinary Woman Fired Because of Washington Post Article About Costume She Wore at Halloween Party Two Years Ago
  3. ‘The Good Place’ Producer Megan Amram Grovels for Forgiveness Over Bad Tweets
  4. Jimmy Kimmel announces he is taking the summer off to spend time with his family after blackface controversy among late-night hosts
  5. The Bold and the Beautiful’ using blowup dolls for sex scenes in new episodes
  6. Fall TV schedule takes shape with cancellations, renewals and additions
  7. James Gandolfini Once Threatened to “Beat the F*ck” Out of Harvey Weinstein After a Disagreement
  8. The Oldest Hatred Rears Its Head

Links From Last Week:

  1. Washington Elite’s Stalinist Halloween
  2. The 20 Best Movies Eligible for the 2021 Oscars Right Now
  3. Why Can’t You Get Canceled For Anti-Semitism?
  4. The Washington Post’s Halloween Costume Hit Job Is a New Low for Cancel Culture
  5. Washington Post opens new front in the cancel culture wars
  6. Dirty Harry, The Searchers, and True Lies do not need warning labels
  7. How Quibi became the Fyre Fest of the coronavirus
  8. The American Soviet Mentality
  9. Jimmy Kimmel needs to apologize for blackface sketch, not take a vacation
  10. The “cancel” crew will come for you someday soon.

Links From The Site:

  1. Erin reviewed Bang the Drum Slowly and shared The Sexy Covers of Charles Copeland and More Covers From Hard Case Crime!  She also shared: The Junk Pusher, Death of Jezebel, Film Fun, Past All Dishoner, Shadow of a Killer, The Moving Target, and Father and Son!
  2. Doc wished everyone a Happy Father’s Day and shared a music video from Neon Indian!  (I helped.)
  3. Jeff shared music videos from Iggy Pop, AC/DC, Journey, and Berlin! He also reviewed If Lucy Fell, Megaforce, Rockstar, an issue of What If?, The Trigger Effect, Don King: Only in America, Parallel Lives, Eye See You, Hard Target, and 3000 Miles to Graceland!
  4. I paid tribute to Ian Holm, Lucio Fulci, Daria Nicolodi, and Vilmos Zsigmond.  I reviewed Hoffa, Cold Turkey, and Contraband!  I shared music videos from Robyn Adele Anderson and Ekkah!
  5. Ryan reviewed Chapter Two, Book Fight, Hero, and (extra) Ordinary!

More From Us:

  1. On my music site, I shared songs from Neon Indian, St. Vincent, Coldplay, Kygo & Ellie Goulding, Elle King, and Saint Motel!
  2. On her photography site, Erin shared: Country Rain, Dallas, 311 Market, Hotel Lawrence, Metropolis, D, and On Market Street!
  3. At Days Without Incident, Leonard shared songs from Hans Zimmer and Marvin Gaye!
  4. Ryan has a patreon and you should consider subscribing!

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

Have a safe week, everyone!

2 responses to “Lisa’s Week In Review: 6/15/20 — 6/21/20

  1. The fact that it’s easy enough to find a number of articles and opinions pieces opposed to so-called “cancel culture” strikes me as poof positive that it doesn’t actually exist.

    Like

  2. Pingback: Lisa Marie’s Week In Review: 6/22/20 — 6/28/20 | Through the Shattered Lens

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