Movies: almost famous, the graduate, American beauty, the social network, city of god, Donnie Darko, pulp fiction
Tv: lost, the Simpsons, house of cards, arrested development, breaking bad, game of thrones, scienfeld, how I met your mother, community
Books: anything by Stephen king, the game of thrones series, books on American politics, catcher in the rye, freedom/the corrections.
You have similar interest and can hold a conversation.
Let's see where it goes from there.