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I read loads, my favourite writers would probably be: Ayn Rand, Pat
Barker, Jane Austen, Ernest Hemingway, Charles Dickens, George
Orwell, Nick Hornby, Henry James, Arthur Conan Doyle, Road Dahl,
Shakespeare (yes, really), Alexandre Dumas, Oscar Wilde, Alan
Moore, Stieg Larsson.
Movies: Gone with the Wind, Das Boot, Citizen Kane, Ben Hur, Once
Upon a Time in the West, Seven Sumarai, Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor
Zhivago, North by Northwest, The Godfather I and II, LA
Confidential, The Usual Suspects, Goodfellas, Cinema Paradiso,
Patton, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, The Big Sleep, Shawshank
Redemption, Withnail & I, Some Like It Hot, An Affair to
Remember, Sabrina Fair, Roman Holiday, Amelie, Rebecca, Belle de
Jour, Before Sunrise, Before Sunset, Double Indemnity, Gilda, A
Place in the Sun, The Three Colours Trilogy, Badlands, The Bourne
Trilogy, Stalag 17, Taxi Driver, Mesrine, A Prophet, Legends of the
Fall, Gladiator, Requiem for a Dream, Spirited Away, My Neighbour
Totoro, Ed Wood, Blade, Platoon, Apocalypse Now, In The Name of the
Father, M, The Insider, No Country for Old Men, My Cousin
Vinny...and far too many more to mention.
Shows: basically comedy and drama. I do love my box-sets. Seinfeld,
Frasier, True Blood, Arrested Development, Mad Men, The Wire, The
Sopranos, West Wing, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Damages, Banacek, Gossip
Girl, Sex and the City, Murder One, It's Always Sunny in
Philadelphia, Big Bang Theory, Prison Break, Desperate Housewives,
Ugly Betty, House of Cards.
Music: Pretty eclectic mix. Stuff I listen to most would be Aphex
Twin, Beatles, Girls Aloud, Rolling Stones, White Lies, Rihanna,
Longwave, The Cure, Depeche Mode, Shakira, Cocteau Twins, Stone
Roses, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Duran Duran, Frank Sinatra, Dean
Martin, Keane, Dido, Coldplay, Eminem, Justin Timberlake, The
Pixies, Mylo, Maria Callas, Sasha, Sia, Sigur Ros, Glen Miller,