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How I Live Now (Saoirse Ronan!), Dallas Buyers Club (McConaughey!),
The Spectacular Now (Shailene Woodley!), Take this Waltz (Michelle
Williams!), Stories We Tell (Sarah Polley!), About Time (Don't
Judge!), Gravity! (CGI!), Enough Said (Middle Age!), The Way, Way
Back (Almost as good as Summer of '42!), and what I saw of
Melancholia before the projector broke (appropriate!).
um, Annie Hall. Also Chinatown, All the President's Men, Tootsie,
Three Days of the Condor, The Verdict, Frances, Big Chill, Almost
Famous, Michael Clayton, Synecdoche, Ordinary People, In the Loop,
I am Love, English Patient, Sideways. Lawrence of Arabia in 70mm.
Oh, and Chris Rock performance films, which owe so much to Richard
Music I listen to...
Crooners: Madeleine Peyroux, Tierney Sutton, Lucinda Williams,
Leonard Cohen, Diana Krall, Holly Cole, Linda Ronstadt (so sad
about her parkinsons), Paul Simon, and that asshole Sinatra
Popsters: Miley, Katy Perry, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Avril Lavigne,
Taylor Swift, and, yes, Prince & Madonna.
Rockers: Bruce, Bob, David (Byrne), Elvis (Costello), Warren
Hipsters: Arcade Fire, The Hold Steady, Strokes, Killers, The
National, Ani, Hem, Gaslight Anthem, Okkervil River
Neal Stephenson, William Gibson, Tom Robbins, Kurt Vonnegut, Ward
Just, Curtis Sittenfeld, Richard Ford, John Updike, Lorrie Moore,
Amy Waldman, Lorraine Adams, and anything Nick Hornby recommends--
lately, Emma Forrest and Megan Abbott.
Robert Caro, Richard Ben Cramer, Michael Lewis, Joan Didion.