How I Spent My Lunch Today
A list of my favorite movies - one for each year I have been alive, stolen from Boxer.
Oh, and I ate quinoa salad too... picture to come....
1974 - Animals Are Beautiful People, although it was hard to choose between this funny documentary that includes drunk elephants and the Texas Chainsaw Massacre
1975 - Jaws, another tough choice as 1975 is also the year of Monty Python and the Holy Grail as well as Picnic at Hanging Rock
1976 - Carrie
1977 - The Hobbit, the animated version. Scared the heck out of me as a child. We even had it on record, with it's little comic book included.
1978 - The Deer Hunter
1979 - What a year! Alien, The Jerk, Life of Brian, The Rose, Star Trek - Too hard, but I will have to say Alien.
1980 - Another hard year, but I will say The Shining, the Kubrick version.
1981 - Raiders of the Lost Ark
1982 - Another great year - I can't choose between Blade Runner and Tootsie
1983 - A great year for comedy - Trading Places and National Lampoon's Vacation
1984 - The Terminator
1985 - The Goonies!!! Love love love!
1986 - Blue Velvet - took me a long time to understand it, but it is truly great filmmaking
1987 - The Lost Boys
1988 - Scrooged - because of Carol Kane
1989 - The 'Burbs, although I also liked War of The Roses, watching kathleen Turner kick Michael Douglas's ass....
1990 - Jacob's Ladder
1991 - Thelma and Louise
1992 - Death Becomes Her
1993 - Army of Darkness
1994 - Heavenly Creatures
1995 - Tank Girl
1996 - Beavis and Butthead Do America - the rules didn't say it had to be a good movie!
1997 - Likewise, Romy and Michele's High School Reunion
1998 - Gods and Monsters
1999 - But I'm a Cheerleader
2000 - O Brother, Where Art Thou?
2001 - Fellowship of the Ring
2002 - About a Boy
2003 - Japanese Story
2004 - The Incredibles
2005 - The Descent
2006 - Thank You for Smoking
2007 - Ratatouille - I have seen almost no movies from2007, but I liked this one....
My god, have I really been alive that long?