Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Angle of Repose, Invisible Man, Saturday (and others by I.
McEwan), Any Human Heart (and others by W. Boyd), A Dirty Job (and
others by C. Moore), Divisidero (and others by M. Ondaatje), P.G.
Wodehouse, The Corrections, Super Sad True Love Story, The Kite
Runner, All the Pretty Horses, Life of Pi, On Love, Corelli's
Mandolin, Mila 18, Pillars of the Earth, American Pastoral, High
Fidelity; books on history and evolutionary biology.
Movies: GoodFellas, Amelie, Henry V, Braveheart, Shakespeare in
Love, Jeremiah Johnson, When Harry Met Sally, Gladiator, Monty
Python & the Holy Grail, Cinema Paradiso, Platoon, Big, The
Deer Hunter, Young Frankenstein, Jean de Florette, Saving Private
Ryan, Ridicule, Caddyshack, Groundhog Day.
TV Shows: Modern Family, The Good Wife, The Simpsons, SportsCenter.
(If I had HBO I'm sure the list would be longer, but then I'd read
Music: Iron & Wine, Ray LaMontagne, Over the Rhine, Neil Young,
Beatles, Feist, the xx, Pretenders, Mayer Hawthorne, M. Ward, Real
Estate, Bon Iver, Andrew Bird, Ivy, samba, bossa nova, old-school
R&B, funk, baroque, Mozart, Debussy, classic rock and pop, etc.