2011 Book & Movie List

Friday, February 4, 2011



I loved keeping track of what I read and saw last year.  It was a first for me, but I'm sure I will keep it going-and now I have a number to beat (last years books numbered 39)...

Books I've read:
  1. By the River Piedro, I Sat Down and Wept
  2. What the Dog Saw
  3. One Thousand Gifts
  4. Lumber Camp Library
  5. Childwise
  6. Sex God
  7. Adopted for Life
  8. Her Mother's Hope
  9. 31 DBBB
  10. Simple Blogging
  11. Misty of Chincateague
  12. Shades of Blue
  13. The Mission of Motherhood
  14. Her Daughter's Dream
  15. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
  16. The Little Riders
  17. The Twenty-One Balloons
  18. Maximize Your Mornings (free ebook)
  19. The Invisible Woman
  20. Eating Animals
  21. Leaving
  22. I'll Walk Alone
  23. Little House on the Prairie
  24. The Shadow of Your Smile
  25. Ender's Game
  26. On the Banks of Plum Creek
  27. Journey to Jo'burg
  28. The Prodigal God
  29. Farmer Boy
  30. Learning
  31. My Side of the Mountain
  32. Hind's Feet on High Places
  33. The Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe
  34. Love Wins
  35. Make Over
  36. Something Borrowed
  37. The Ballet Shoes
  38. The Charlotte Mason Companion
  39. And the Shofar Blew
  40. Longing
Movies I've seen:

  1. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  2. Going the Distance
  3. Frankie & Johnny
  4. Breaking Upwards
  5. Shutter Island
  6. True Grit
  7. High Ball
  8. Roman de Gare
  9. Easy Rider
  10. City Island
  11. The Secret in Their Eyes
  12. The Social Network
  13. Let the Right One In
  14. Winter's Bone
  15. Jack Goes Boating
  16. The Kids Are Alright
  17. Cyrus
  18. Greenberg
  19. High Noon
  20. Summertime
  21. The Fighter
  22. Due Date
  23. Animal Kingdom
  24. Salt
  25. Get Low
  26. The King's Speech 
  27. Four Lions
  28. Falling Up
  29. Looking for Eric
  30. Easy A
  31. The Diary of a Mad Black Woman
  32. Black Swan
  33. Bridesmaids
  34. Blue Valentine
  35. Somewhere
  36. A Scanner Darkly
  37. Looking for Eric
  38. It's Kind of A Funny Story
  39. Super 8
  40. According to Greta
  41. No Strings Attached
  42. Killers
  43. High School Musical-yes.  i did.
  44. Love and Other Drugs
  45. When in Rome
  46. The Switch
  47. The Company Men
  48. Fat Sick and Nearly Dead
  49. Happythankyoumoreplease
  50. Taken
  51. Hawaii, Oslo
  52. Intacto
  53. Iron Man 2
  54. Tangled
  55. The Adjustment Bureau
  56. Of Gods and Men
  57. The Princess Bride
  58. The Wizard of Oz
  59. Last Night
  60. Biutiful
  61. Everything Must Go
  62. X-Men: First Class
  63. Chopper
  64. Zodiac
  65. Road to Perdition
  66. The Trip
  67. State of Play
  68. Pulling John
  69. Hot Tub Time Machine
  70. Horrible Bosses
  71. Submarine
  72. Our Idiot Brother
  73. Crazy Stupid Love
  74. Buck
  75. The Namesake

Any recommendations?

6 Creative People Had This To Say:

Sparrow said...

I've really been all about Ethiopia this year (go figure!) and I thoroughly enjoyed Cutting for Stone and Beneath the Lion's Gaze.

Braley Mama said...

i liked the scott pilgrim one :O)
I love that sign!!!!

I'm Kristen, the pajama mama said...

oops, sorry, Braley Mama...it's best for me NOT to watch movies late at night...i tend to be harsh on them when I'm cranky. :)
Sparrow-I will look those up! thanks!

Ana Degenaar said...

I live your list. I recommend The King's Speech. Loved that movie.

Mari said...

I agree with Sparrow, I'm currently reading Cutting for Stone and loving it

I'm Kristen, the pajama mama said...

ok, adding cuting for stone to my list now...and i will be seeing The King's Speech as soon as it hits Netflix! :)