Lists of Lists

Desert Island Records

1. The Magnetic Fields-69 Love Songs
2. The Velvet Underground and Nico
3. Sonic Youth-Dirty
4. Whiskeytown- Faithless Street
5. Björk- Homogenic

Rainy Day Books

1. Tales of the City- Armistead Maupin
2. The Picture of Dorian Grey -Oscar Grey
3. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier of Clay - Michael Chabon
4. Mysterious Skin - Scott Heim
5. Abarat - Clive Barker

Films that made me become a film maker

1. Beauty and the Beast - dir. Jean Cocteau 
2. My Own Private Idaho- dir. Gus Van Sant
3. City of Lost Children - Jean Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro
4. Prospero's Books - dir Peter Greenway
5. The Dark Crystal- dir Jim Henson

Films in which I will cry, like a baby, every time, no matter what.

1. Billy Elliot- dir. Stephen Daldry
2. Dancer in the Dark- dir. Lars Van Trier
3. The Iron Giant - dir. Brad Bird
4. King Kong (1933/2006) -Merian Cooper /Earnest Schoedsack (1933) & Peter Jackson (2006)
5. Bent- dir. Sean Mathias

5 favorite film reasons to have nightmares

1. Susperia - dir. Dario Argento 
2. the Descent -dir. Neil Marshall
3. Psycho- dir. Alfred Hitchcock 
4. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre- dir. Tobe Hooper
5. Alice - dir. Jan Svankmajer 

1 comment:

Alia said...

Angry music, disturbing books, crying films, and nightmares. Why, oh why, is their no place for fluff and crap in your list making? I beseech you to list crap and fluff and the wonderment that lies in simple, non-emotional things.