Books: Song of ice and Fire series (making my way through a Dance
with Dragons), The Harry Potter series, Watership Down, 1984, Brave
New World, The Great Gatsby, Lord of the Flies, The Autobiography
of Malcolm X, The Wind-up Bird Chronicle, Lolita, Crime and
Punishment and The Count of Monte Cristo.
Movies: Die Hard, The Son, Taxi Driver, Sunset Boulevard, Cool Hand
Luke, Return of the living dead, Evil Dead 2, Manhattan, It's a
wonderful life, Inglourious Basterds, The Killer, Police Story,
Annie Hall, The Apartment, Seven Samurai and 500 days of Summer.
Most of my favourite movies are from the 70s, 90s and 2000s
although I enjoy some silent film fare. The 80s have my favourite
Shows: The Shield, The Wire, Friday Night Lights, Freaks and Geeks,
Battlestar Galactica, Six Feet Under, Smallville, Arrested
Development, The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones and The Sopranos. I
also enjoy watching cartoons whether western or anime.
music: Post-rock stuff like Sigur Ros and Explosions in the sky;
folk or indie rock type fare like Nick Drake, Sufjan Stevens and
Bon Iver; Punk or post punk bands like the Ramones or Joy Division;
metal bands like Amon Amarth or Tool; video game composers like
Yasunori Mitsuda and Nobuo Uematsu.
Food: Generally asian cuisines but I also enjoy italian and mexican
or anything Mediterranean . Usually open to most kinds of food.