Help your potential matches find common interests.
A) This is a long list, but a few favorites:
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven, (pretty much
anything by Sherman Alexie), Shutterbabe, The Alchemist, A
Prisoner's Wife, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Catcher in
the Rye, The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, Inherit the Wind, White
B) This list may be even longer; again, a few favorites:
Braveheart, Far and Away, (basically anything Scots/Irish), Eternal
Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, A Hard Day's Night, I Heart
Huckabees, Smoke Signals, Kill Bill Vol.1&2, The Lion in
Winter, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, The Goonies, The Princess
Bride, Cinema Paradiso.
Everything from artsy/foreign films to 3D blockbuster stuff.
Usually the last movie I saw is "the best thing ever."
C) The Beatles, John Lennon, Jason Mraz (from back in the day),
Melissa Ferrick, Mic Christopher, Glen Hansard, Bob Dylan, The
Grateful Dead, Bright Eyes, Van Morrison, weird soundtracks like to
Smoke Signals, or some musicals, and basically any kind of Celtic
D) TV Shows (not a category on here, but I'm adding it):
Girls, Homeland, Game of Thrones, True Blood, Boardwalk Empire,
Arrested Development, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
D) I like trying new foods, especially from other countries. And
the classics are always good too....