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Movies: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Forrest Gump,
Alamar, Fallen Angels (Wong Kar-Wai), The Motorcycle Diaries, The
Illusionist (Sylvain Chomet), Requiem for a Dream, Pi, The
Fountain, Donnie Darko, Metropolis, The Red Curtain Trilogy, Waking
Life, Before Midnight, In the Mood for Love, To End All Wars, Y tu
mamá también, Slumdog Millionaire, Toy Story, Inception, The
Pianist, Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Rudo y Cursi, The
Wedding Crashers, Batman: The Dark Knight, Boiler Room, Moon, As
Good as It Gets, Fight Club, American Beauty, Ocean's Eleven
(2001), The Cove, Dead Poets Society, Snatch.
I like the style of Darren Aronofsky, Wong Kar-Wai, and Baz
Oh, and I love horror when it's done right... I'm not a huge fan of
gory slashers (except American Psycho, which is technically a
satire) or torture-porn (except the first Saw, which was more of a
psychological thriller). I do appreciate the scarier episodes of
the Twilight Zone, Hitchcock, Silence of the Lambs, and The
Books: Old Man and the Sea, Less Than Zero, The Rules of
Attraction, Brooklyn, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Catcher In
The Rye, The Great Gatsby, One Hundred Years of Solitude, Tao Te
Ching, The Will to Power, The Art of War, Ethan Frome, A Theory of
Justice. Anything Hemingway or Classic Greek.
Music: Varied. I really do like all types. I tend to rate music
based on composition rather than genre, but here are samples from
my top 5 Pandora stations.
70s-80s. Def Leppard, Fleetwood Mac, Aerosmith, Van Halen, Jimi
Hendrix, The Eagles, Queen, Boston, Heart, Journey.
Indie/Alt rock. Arcade Fire, The Editors, The xx, Modest Mouse, The
Killers, Interpol, Friendly Fires, Hot Chip, Kings of Leon, Franz
Electropop/House. Miike Snow, Chromeo, Daft Punk, Passion Pit,
Crystal Castles, Swedish House Mafia, Whitest Boy Alive, Deadmau5,
MGMT, David Guetta, Moby
Bluegrass/Folk/Blues. Union Station, Steeldrivers, Infamous
Stringdusters, Mumford and Sons, Jeff Buckley, Sufjan Stevens,
Peter and the Wolf, The Decemberists, B.B. King, Junior Kimbrough,
Honeyboy Edwards, Albert King, Muddy Waters.
"Classical". Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, Franz Liszt, Gustav Mahler,
Franz Schubert, Bach.
Food: In terms of ethnic cuisines, Italian, Thai, and Japanese. I
LOVE Mexican food, but really can't seem to find anything that
compares to the Southwest.
I tend to like seafood in general. Some of my favorite flavors are
avocados, tomatoes, artichokes, yams, chips and salsa, peanut
butter, most things spicy
...though perhaps not on seafood.