Lisa Marie’s Week In Review: 9/6/21 — 9/12/21


This week has been all about relaxing and there’s nothing wrong with that, especially when you consider what’s right around the corner.  October’s coming up and with it, 31 days of straight horror.  Rest assured that, at the Shattered Lens Bunker, we’re already getting prepared for the greatest horrorthon ever.

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

Films I Watched:

  1. Acapulco Gold (1976)
  2. Sharktopus (2010)
  3. Silk 2 (1989)

Television Shows I Watched:

  1. Allo Allo
  2. Bachelor in Paradise
  3. Big Brother
  4. Dragnet
  5. Impeachment: American Crime Story
  6. Mom
  7. Moone Boy
  8. Open All Hours
  9. Talking Dead
  10. The Ultimate Surfer
  11. Upstart Crow
  12. The Walking Dead
  13. Yes, Minister

Books I Read:

  1. The Big Bad Book of Democrats (2005) by Lawrence Binda
  2. Black Abductor (1972) by Harrison James
  3. Got a Revolution: The Turbulent Flight of Jefferson Airplane (2003) by Jeff Tamarkin
  4. Fright Favorites (2020) by David J. Skal

Music To Which I Listened:

  1. The Beatles
  2. Bob Dylan
  3. Britney Spears
  4. The Chemical Brothers
  5. Coldplay
  6. deadmau5
  7. Elvis Costello
  8. G. Corp
  9. G. Love and Special Sauce
  10. George Harrison
  11. Gorillaz
  12. Jackie DeShannon
  13. The James Gang
  14. Jefferson Airplane
  15. Jefferson Starship
  16. Jungle
  17. Kid Rock
  18. Lisa Stansfield
  19. Lynard Skynard
  20. Marvin Gaye
  21. Muse
  22. Nine Inch Nails
  23. O’Jays
  24. The Prodigy
  25. R.E.M.
  26. The Rolling Stones
  27. Saint Motel
  28. Staind
  29. Sydney Youngblood
  30. Taylor Swift
  31. The Who
  32. XTC
  33. Zoe

Trailers:

  1. Don’t Look Up
  2. The Matrix Revolutions

News From Last Week:

  1. Jean-Paul Belmondo, magnetic star of the French New Wave, dies at 88
  2. ‘The Wire’ actor Michael K. Williams found dead in NYC apartment
  3. Jean-Pierre Adams, ex-soccer player, dies after 39 years in coma
  4. Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan manager dies in freak accident
  5. Entire Time’s Up board to step down amid Andrew Cuomo scandal
  6. Filmmaker Takeshi Kitano Attacked With Pickaxe in Japan
  7. Allison Mack enjoys one of her last meals as a free woman ahead of prison stint
  8. ‘Fuck Joe Biden’ Chants Break Out at College Football Games Across the Country
  9. Box Office: ‘Shang-Chi’ Triumphs Again in Second Weekend, ‘Malignant’ Misfires
  10. Marvel Studios Scores Its First Emmys With ‘WandaVision’
  11. 2021 Creative Arts Emmys: Winners List
  12. Venice Film Festival Awards: Golden Lion Goes to Audrey Diwan’s ‘Happening’
  13. The Venice Film Festival Carried Out 4,500 Covid Tests & Only Got 3 Positive Results
  14. Comedian Kate Quiqley Breaks Silence After Overdose Deaths of Friends

Links From Last Week:

  1. Oscars: Academy To Drop Awards Because of Ratings?
  2. The World’s Common Tater’s Week In Books, Movies, and Television

Links From The Site:

  1. Erin shared Road Work Ahead, The Big Bubble, Scylla, No Mask For Murder, The Adulterers, Man Painting The Twin Towers, and A Sin In Time!
  2. Jeff shared music videos from REO Speedwagon, The Silencers, Juice Newton, Rockpile with Robert Plant, Cliff Richard, Lenny Kravitz, and Lee Ritenour!
  3. I shared my week in TV and I reviewed Acapulco Gold and the latest episode of The Walking Dead!  I also shared a scene from Breathless!
  4. Leonard reviewed Malignant and shared the trailer for Matrix Revolutions!
  5. Ryan returned Back In The Saddle Part One, Part Two, and Part Three!

More From Us:

  1. Ryan has a patreon!  Consider subscribing!
  2. For SOLRAD, Ryan reviewed Blossoms in Autumn!
  3. In my online dream journal, I shared: Last Night’s Romantic Walk Dream, Last Night’s Convenience Store Dream, Last Night’s Dream In Which My Neighbor Lost His Foot, Last Night’s Yacht Dream, Last Night’s Marijuana Farm Dream, Last Night’s Deck Dream, and Last Night’s Weird Airplane Dream.
  4. For my music site, I shared songs from Britney Spears, deadmau5, Saint Motel, The Beatles, Taylor Swift, The Chemical Brothers, and Nine Inch Nails!
  5. For the Big Brother Blog, I reviewed Big Brother!
  6. At Reality TV Chat Blog, I shared: Week 9 Veto Meeting Results, It’s Time To Open Up The Diary Room For Week 9, About The Double Eviction, Week 10 Nominations, and Week 10 Veto Comp Results!
  7. At Pop Politics, Jeff shared: From The New York Times, Happy Labor Day, Vote Yes On The Recall and Larry Elder, Hearing The Water, Lake Texoma: Day 2, Tomorrow, September 11th: Do We Know Where We’re Going?, and Old Man Yells At Cloud!
  8. On her photography site, Erin shared: Possum, Skeleton, Holding On, Table, Rake, Broken Window, and Backyard on a September Day!

Click here to check out last week!

Music Video of the Day: Is It You? by Lee Ritenour (1981, directed by ????)


On August 1st, 1981, MTV premiered.  Over the course of 24 hours, 166 unique music videos were played on MTV.  Yes, there was a time when the M actually did stand for music.

The 45th video played on MTV was this energetic performance clip for Lee Ritenour’s Is It You?  This was the 2nd Lee Ritenour video to be featured on MTV, following Mr. Briefcase.  Just as with Mr. Briefcase, the vocals are provided by Eric Tagg.

The First Videos Shown on MTV:

  1. Video Killed the Radio Star by the Buggles
  2. You Better Run by Pat Benatar
  3. She Won’t Dance With Me by Rod Stewart
  4. You Better You Bet By The Who
  5. Little Suzi’s On The Up by PH.D
  6. We Don’t Talk Anymore by Cliff Richard
  7. Brass in Pocket by Pretenders
  8. Time Heals by Todd Rundgren
  9. Take It On The Run by REO Speedwagon
  10. Rockin’ in Paradise by Styx
  11. When Things Go Wrong by Robin Lane & The Chartbusters
  12. History Never Repeats by Split Enz
  13. Hold On Loosely by .38 Special
  14. Just Between You And Me by April Wine
  15. Sailing by Rod Stewart
  16. Iron Maiden by Iron Maiden
  17. Keep On Loving You by REO Speedwagon
  18. Better Than Blue by Michael Johnson
  19. Message of Love by The Pretenders
  20. Mr. Briefcase by Lee Ritenour
  21. Double Life by The Cars
  22. In The Air Tonight by Phil Collins
  23. Looking for Clues by Robert Palmer
  24. Too Late by Shoes
  25. Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around by Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  26. Do Ya Think I’m Sexy by Rod Stewart
  27. Surface Tension by Rupert Hine
  28. One Step Ahead by Split Enz
  29. Baker Street by Gerry Rafferty
  30. I’m Gonna Follow You by Pat Benatar
  31. Savannah Nights by Tom Johnston
  32. Lucille by Rockestra
  33. The Best of Times by Styx
  34. Vengeance by Carly Simon
  35. Wrathchild by Iron Maiden
  36. I Wanna Be a Lifeguard by Blotto
  37. Passion by Rod Stewart
  38. Oliver’s Army by Elvis Costello
  39. Don’t Let Me Go by REO Speedwagon
  40. Remote Control and Illegal by The Silencers
  41. Angel of the Morning by Juice Newton
  42. Little Sister by Rockpile with Robert Plant
  43. Hold On To The Night by Bootcamp
  44. Dreamin’ by Cliff Richard