Content I’ve Absorbed This Year

.. an ongoing series. All ratings 1-5, integers only. 

Books:

  • Underground Airlines – 5
  • The Handmaid’s Tale – 4
  • Dark Matter – 2
  • The Last One – 3 (first 1/3rd = 5/5, then 2/5 for remainder)
  • Just One Damned Thing After Another – 1
  • Natural History – 3
  • The Water Knife 5
  • Kill Process – 2
  • Flash Boys (audio) – 3
  • The Tipping Point (audio) – 3
  • Misbehaving (audio) – 3
  • Writing the Movie -4
  • Writing Great Fiction (audio) – 4
  • Slaughterhouse Five – 5 (audio)
  • Secrets of Story (audio) – 4
  • Legion (I am Bob) – 2
  • Secrets of the screen trade –
  • Dialogue (audio) – 

 

Comics

  • Black Monday Murders – 4 (ep 1-4)
  • Y the Last Man (whole series) – 4 
  • Wicked & Divine (TP1-4): 3
  • The Beauty (TP 1-2) – 3 (completely diff series 1-6 compared to 7-11)
  • Shutter TP 1 (ep 1-6) – 
  • Trees (TP 1-2) – 3
  • Revival (whole series) – 4
  • East of West (TP 4-6)
  • Ancestor – 4
  • Paper Girls – 
  • (Not new, but continued): Saga, Walking Dead, Lazarus, Chew, Southern Bastards, Bitch Planet

 Movies & TV

  • La La Land – 3
  • Hidden Figures – 4
  • The Expanse (season 1 & 2) – 4 
  • Edge of Seventeen – 4
  • Kubo & the Two Strings – 4
  • Tootsie – 4
  • Big Little Lies – 1
  • Arrival – 4
  • Temple Grandin – 3
  • Sherlock season 4 – 2
  • It (miniseries) – 2
  • The Leftovers – 
  • Project Anthropoid – 5

Screenplays

  • Die Hard – 5
  • Django Unchained – 4
  • Silence of the Lambs – 2
  • Million Dollar Baby – 5
  • Shawshank Redemption – 4
  • Body Heat – 3
  • Tinker Tailor – 3
  • Bourne Identity – 4
  • Anatomy of a Murder – 

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