movies i’ve seen

[written 11/18/08]

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all-time favorites

  • » delicatessan
  • » spirited away
  • » aguirre wrath of god
  • » harlan county usa
  • » the last waltz

want to see

november 2008

  • » juno
  • » mr. magorium’s wonder emporium
  • » shark boy and lava girl (hoffman girl’s sleepover..!)

october 2008

  • » dog day afternoon (again; great)
  • » slacker uprising

september 2008

  • » stranger than fiction (very good)
  • » wall-e
  • » something new

august 2006 – august 2008: lost forever.

  • » ah well, didn’t see many good ones really.. but three go-to favorites were walk the line, family stone, and pride and prejudice. also, saw chaplin movies online, loved the circus and city lights.

june 2006

  • » ethan frome
  • » the lady eve
  • » washington square
  • » swingers
  • » a ton of colbert report & the daily show on youtube
  • » midnight cowboy
  • » deliver us from evil

may 2006

  • » man of aran
  • » monarch of the glen, season 1
  • » mr. & mrs. bridge
  • » narnia – the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe
  • » me you and everyone we know

april 2006

  • » the squid and the whale (excellent, excellent)
  • » mumford
  • » heartburn (bad)
  • » the ghose & mrs. muir

march 2006

  • » the prizewinner of defiance, ohio
  • » pride & prejudice (2005)
  • » in the realms of the unreal
  • » in her shoes
  • » prime
  • » truly madly deeply
  • » my brilliant career

feburary 2006

  • » strings (incredible puppetry!)
  • » the corpse bride
  • » closer (annoying)
  • » far from heaven (so bad!)
  • » sex, lies & videotape (again; james spader is great)
  • » ladies in lavender
  • » the 40-year virgin

january 2006

  • » the constant gardener
  • » weddding crashers
  • » serenity
  • » harry potter & the goblet of fire

december 2005

  • » lost, season 1
  • » cheaper by the dozen 2
  • » the christmas story (always, every year..)
  • » firefly, all episodes (excellent!)

october & november 2005 (a total blur)

  • » evelyn
  • » the man with two faces
  • » the long hot summer
  • » to have and to be
  • » melinda melinda
  • » and many many more, none good enough to remember at all

september 2005

  • » sense & sensibility (w/emma thompson)
  • » election
  • » my life as a dog (again)
  • » meet the fockers
  • » funny girl
  • » guess who’s coming to dinner (pretty bad)
  • » what’s up doc
  • » calendar girls (again)
  • » fever pitch
  • » valley girl (again, so good)
  • » blast from the past (again)
  • » clueless (again)
  • » monster-in-law
  • » spy kids 2
  • » the girl next door (again.. sensing a pattern here?)

august 2005 : semi-list

  • » scenes from a marriage

july 2005 : lost forever, ha

june 2005

  • » kung fu hustle (unexpectedly great)
  • » bewitched
  • » the phantom of the opera
  • » music from another room
  • » mrs. dalloway
  • » you can’t be neutral on a moving train

may 2005

  • » real genius
  • » coffee & cigarettes
  • » she hate me
  • » the triplets of belleville
  • » nothing but a man
  • » all i wanna do
  • » klute
  • » the seven year itch
  • » clash of the titans (so bad, but it kept me awake)

april 2005

  • » finding neverland
  • » de-lovely
  • » a shark’s tale
  • » the godfather

march 2005

  • » the incredibles
  • » creepshow
  • » harold & kumar go to white castle (only part of it)
  • » fried green tomatos
  • » crush
  • » magdalene sisters

february 2005

  • » robot stories
  • » land & freedom (so good!)
  • » nausicaa
  • » ray
  • » the last waltz (excellent excellent)
  • » spinal tap
  • » bread & tulips
  • » christine
  • » beauty & the beautician (my excuse: fran drescher)

january 2005

  • » control room
  • » the woodsman
  • » woman of the year
  • » the t.a.m.i. show / that was rock
  • » private benjamin
  • » the end of the century: the ramones
  • » pennies from heaven
  • » enchanted april
  • » the big blue (for the umpteenth time)
  • » rebels with a cause
  • » terminal
  • » wimbledon

december 2004

  • » a series of unfortunate events
  • » kinsey
  • » the girl with a pearl earring
  • » cho revolution

november 2004

  • » bridget jones’ diary
  • » i heart huckabees
  • » bush’s brain (didn’t finish it)
  • » saved!

october 2004

  • » laws of attraction
  • » honey
  • » persuasion
  • » pride & prejudice
  • » eternal sunshine of the spotless mind
  • » jersey girl

september 2004

  • » it happened one night (second time)
  • » the girl next door
  • » vanity fair (mira nair)
  • » farmingville
  • » jfk
  • » sex, lies & videotape
  • » end of the century: the ramones
  • » hero (zhang yimou)
  • » the full monty
  • » big business (this time i caught the gay references)

august 2004

  • » shrek 2
  • » 13 going on 30
  • » cold mountain
  • » elephant

july 2004

  • » lennon legend
  • » love actually
  • » 50 first dates
  • » bend it like beckham
  • » kurt and courtney
  • » calendar girls
  • » the corporation
  • » raising victor vargas

june 2004

  • » fahrenheit 911 (twice)
  • » bowling for columbine (2nd time)
  • » full metal jacket
  • » black hawk down
  • » harry potter & the prisoner of azkaban
  • » platoon
  • » sonic youth videos on dvd

may 2004

april 2004

march 2004

  • » the incredible shrinking woman
  • » canadian bacon
  • » 1991: the year punk broke
  • » barbarian invasion
  • » goodbye lenin!
  • » etoiles
  • » hell house
  • » civil brand
  • » when we were kings
  • » camp
  • » a mighty wind

february 2004

  • » american splendor
  • » how to deal
  • » under the tuscan sun
  • » down with love
  • » rushmore
  • » fidel
  • » amandla