Help your potential matches find common interests.
*book- Murder on the Orient Express
*movie- too many to decide (see below)
*TV- BBC detective shows
*music- Rogue Wave and Josh Ritter
*food- Probably unagi (eel) sushi? I like southern food, too.
Also worth mentioning:
*Music: Mumford, Tallest Man on Earth, Modest Mouse, Sufjan
Stevens, Tchaikovsky, Thomas Newman, Tinariwen, the Civil Wars, and
a lot of Top 40 songs...
*Movies: The ‘Burbs, Indiana Jones & the Temple of Doom (though
nobody agrees with me!), the original Star Wars trilogy, Jurassic
Park, Kicking and Screaming (not the Will Ferrell one), Layer Cake,
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, A Night at the Opera, Rear Window, Joe Versus
the Volcano, Stardust, Clue, Alice in Wonderland (the original
animated Disney one), Arsenic and Old Lace, The Cabinet of Dr.
Caligari, Double Indemnity, Annie Hall, In Bruges, The Man Who Came
to Dinner, The Princess Bride, Super Troopers, and pretty much all
*TV shows: Sherlock, X-Files, Lost, Pushing Daisies, Heroes, Law
and Order, Battlestar Galactica, Firefly, Party Down, How I Met
Your Mother. Also Wendy Williams and Craig Ferguson (he read my
email on the show once!).
*Books: Sherlock Holmes (any), Harry Potter, the Hobbit, Jurassic
Park, and Rilke (the only poet I really like...)