I'm gonna add an extra column here and say "(e) games"
(a) The Eternal Champion Saga!! (Chronicles of the Black Sword, The
Jewel In the Skull, The Eternal Champion, etc... all by Michael
Moorcock. If you are at all interested in fantasy literature you
should take a peep at Michael Moorcock's stuff. Seriously.),
Eisenhorn Trilogy and Gaunt's Ghosts Series (Dan Abnett), The War
of the Worlds (H.G. Wells), Dune (Frank Herbert), 1984 (George
Orwell), The Dying Earth Saga (Jack Vance), The Great Gatsby (F.
Scott Fitzgerald), The Hobbit (J. R. R. Tolkien), Good Omens (Terry
Pratchett and Neil Gaiman), A Big Boy Did It and Ran Away
(Christopher Brookmyre), and Legend (David Gemmel).
(b) Alien, Aliens, American History X, The Shawshank Redemption,
The Thing, The Haunting (original, black & white version - the
remake sucked), Stand By Me, Schindler's List, Wings of Honeasime
(I may have spelled that wrong, this is just about the only anime
film I like.), Pi, Dawn of the Dead (remake), Shaun of the
(c) Fear Factory, Lacuna Coil, Dope, Metallica, Pantera, Machine
Head, Drowning Pool, Pearls Before Swine.
(d) Italian, Indian and Steak & Kidney Pies. (Mmmm,
(e - games) D&D