I've got no particular titles per se but I'd gladly devour stuff by
Robert Jordan/Neil Gaiman/Franz Kafka/Ayn Rand/JD Salinger/Haruki
Murakami/Chuck Palahniuk/Aldous Huxley/Carlos Ruiz Zafon/Jose
Saramago/Grant Morrison+Scott Snyder+Jeff Lemire on the comics
Films : Dead Poets Society/The Usual Suspects/Eternal Sunshine of
The Spotless Mind/Persepolis/Gattaca/Departures おくりびと/The
American/Schindler's List/Stranger Than
Fiction/Juno/Amelie/Chocolat/Tony Takitani/Donnie Darko/The Royal
Tenenbaums/Inglorious Basterds/Watchmen/Moon/Fight Club/The Diving
Bell & The Butterfly/Her/Works by Hayao Mizayaki, Wes Anderson,
Kevin Smith & Tarantino.
TV : Curb your enthusiasm/Seinfeld/Battlestar Galactica
/House/Arrested Development/Breaking Bad/Game of Thrones/House of
Music :Nujabes/Toe'/Temper Trap/Stars/Jamiroquai/Rachael
Yamagata/Imogen Heap/Radiohead/Coldplay/Working For a Nuclear Free
City/Yppah/Nouvelle Vague/Bebel Gilberto/L'Arc-en-Ciel/Sigur
Ros/Daft Punk/Massive Attack/Wolfgang Gartner.
Let's just say I'm a die hard foodie (and a purist as well), no new
age,fusion or thingamajig nonsense. Unpretentious food and the
freshest ingredients are what counts. With that in mind, you can't
really find fault with Japanese cuisine can you?