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Books: Erlend Loe is good, Clive Barker, Stephen King, Hjalmar
Söderberg, it's just too difficult to chose some. I am currently on
a (holy) quest to read as many classics in a year that's possible.
Recent favorites include russian guff, Dostojevskij, Pasternak (and
hopefully soon Tolstoy, Anna Karenina is still staring at me from
her shelf). I am actually just being as pretentious as
First of all if you have the chance do watch The Fall (2006) by
Tarsem Singh, do it. Haven't really caught my breath since i saw
Otherwise I like for example Wings of Desire/Himmel über Berlin and
everything involving old movies, my greatest interest. All movies
containing a piece of hot Gene Kelly, Gregory Peck or Lawrence
Olivier. When it comes to directors it's just a great mix of Wim
Wenders, Wes Anderson, Kubrick, Hitchcock, Woody Allen, Ettore
Scola, Vincente Minelli, Lars von Trier, Spike Jonze, Bergman
(ofcourse), Noah Baumbach, Herzog and Joss Whedon. Having a big
love for natural acting like russians do it, Doktor Zjivago, Burnt
by the sun and so on.
I love so much music, all from the operas of Puccini (preferrably
sung by Jussi Björling) to The Beatles, to Edith Piaf to Arctic
Monkeys to Monica Zetterlund. For the moment i'm listening a lot to
I nerd so many shows. BBC has an extra place in my heart. Mad Men,
Six Feet Under, Mighty Boosh, Parks and Recreation. Watching the
80's Granada Sherlock Holmes with super magnificent Jeremy Brett,
(better than the reboot).
Extra extra love to sci-fi shows, Doctor Who, Cosmos, Firefly and I
am currently watching through Star Trek in chronological order, The
Original Series, and atm The Next Generation (send me a message
with tips of extra good seasons or episodes for me to look forward
And at the moment Carl Sagan and Brian Cox are my biggest
In other words, my biggest interests are classic books, classic
movies and sci-fi. It's all a potpourri of shit that I like, and I
really despise people who claim that they're only in to one style
or genre. Cause that is just a sign of a paper-flat personality.