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bitterfig's books/movies/dvds list for 2008

Books read in 2008 (date finished)--
William MakepeaceThackeray: Vanity Fair- 01/20/08
Scott Westerfeld: Uglies- 01/22/08
Scott Westerfeld: Pretties- 01/26/08
Phillip Pullman: The Tiger in the Well- 01/30/08
Stephanie Meyer: Eclipse- 02/03/08
Alice Sebold: Lucky- 02/08/08
Scott Westerfeld: Specials- 02/10/08 
Anne Bishop: Daughter of the Blood- 02/19/08
Anne Bishop: Heir to the Shadows- 02/27/08
Charles Dickens: A Tale of Two Cities- 03/26/08
Anne Bishop: Queen of the Darkness- 04/04/08
Carol J. Clover: Men, Women and Chainsaws: Gender in the Modern Horror Film- 04/15/08
Herman Melville: Billy Budd- 04/23/08
Susan Cooper: The Dark is Rising- 05/01/08
Sarah Waters: Fingersmith- 05/11/08
Chuck Palahniuk: Lullaby- 05/17/08
Gregory Maguire: Lost- 05/25/08
Francine Prose: A Changed Man- 06/05/08
Christopher Priest: The Prestige- 06/14/08
Rupert Thomson: The Book of Revelation- 07/03/08
Susanna Clarke: Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell- 07/29/08
Midori Snyder: Hannah's Garden- 08/05/08
David Hajdu: The Ten-Cent Plague- 08/12/08
Barbara Vine: The Minotaur- 08/20/08
Jonathan Stroud: The Amulet of Sandarkand- The Bartimeaus Trilogy Book I- 08/29/08
Gerald Jones: Men of Tomorrow: Geeks, Gangsters and the Birth of the Comic Book- 09/09/08
Jonathan Stroud: The Golem's Eye- The Bartimeaus Trilogy Book 2- 09/16/08
Jonathan Stroud: Ptolemy's Gate: The Bartimeaus Trilogy Book 3- 09/26/08
Charlaine Harris: Dead As A Doornail- 10/05/08
Charlaine Harris: Definitely Dead- 10/08/08
Charlaine Harris: From Dead to Worse- 10/15/08
Charlaine Harris: Dead to the World- 10/20/08
Ursula K. LeGuin: Lavinia- 10/26/08
Sarah Waters: The Night Watch- 11/07/08
Jennifer Traig: Well Enough Alone- 11/08/08
Jeanette Winterson: The Stone Gods- 11/16/08
Philippa Gregory: The Other Boleyn Girl- 11/25/08
George R. R. Martin and Lisa Tuttle: Windhaven- 12/04/08
Jonathan Rigby: English Gothic- A Century of Horror Cinema- 12/06/08
Gerard Jones: Killing Monsters: Why Children Need Fantasy, Super Heroes, and Make-Beleive Violence- 12/08/08
Philippa Gregory: The Constant Princess- 12/17/08

films seen in theater-
01/14/08- There Will Be Blood
01/28/08- Persepolis
02/13/08: Juno
03/15/08: Funny Games
04/15/08: Stop-Loss
05/16/08: Prince Caspian
06/14/08: Savage Grace
06/18/08: The Fall
07/03/08: Mother of Tears
07/22/08: Dark Knight
07/23/08: The Last Mistress
09/28/08: Towelhead


films seen on DVD-
01/?: Mephisto (2nd viewing)
01/10/08: Chicago (2nd viewing)
01/11/08: Everything is Illuminated
01/15/08: Sunshine (2007)
01/18/07: The Affair of the Necklace
01/24/08: Scenes of a Sexual Nature
01/27/08: Barton Fink (2nd viewing)
02/06/07: Eastern Promises (2nd viewing)
02/07/08: Lost in Translation (2nd viewing)
02/07/08: Sleepy Hollow (2nd viewing)
02/08/08: Domino
02/09/08: Grey Gardens (2nd viewing)
02/12/08: Meantime 
02/13/08: Sheitan 
02/19/08: Performance
02/24/08: El Mar
02/25/08: Cruising (2nd Viewing)
02/29/08: Advice and Consent
03/06/08: True Colors
03/12/08: Peeping Tom (2nd viewing)
03/13/08: Hannibal Rising
03/21/08: 3:10 to Yuma
03/23/08: Layer Cake
03/25/08: Red Dragon (2nd viewing)
03/27/08: Interview
03/28/08: The Hogfather
03/28/08: The Seeker (The Dark is Rising)
03/30/08: Shadow of a Doubt
04/02/08: L.I.E.
04/05/08: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
04/08/08: Smokin' Aces (2nd viewing)
04/09/08: Sweeney Todd (2nd viewing)
04/10/08: Animal Factory
04/11/08: No Country For Old Men
04/16/08: I Spit on Your Grave
04/24/08: Stoned (2nd viewing)
04/27/08: A Place in the Sun
04/28/08: Performance (2nd viewing)
05/01/08: Billy Budd
05/06/08: American History X (2nd viewing)
05/10/08: The Prestige (2nd viewing)
05/11/08: Velvet Goldmine (I've probably seen this at least half a dozen times)
05/15/08: Tin Man (2nd viewing)
05/17/08: The Orphanage
05/23/08: The Golden Compass (2nd viewing)
05/25/08: The Squid and the Whate
05/26/08: The Baxter
05/30/08: Waitress
06/09/08: The Others
06/12/08: The Revengers Tragedy
06/19/08: Black Candles/Evil Eyes
06/23/08: Fingers
06/26/08: The Wicker Man (1973 version- this is the 3rd or 4th time I've seen it)
06/27/08: The Cell
06/27/08: Cat People (1982 version)
06/28/08: Little Boy Blue
07/01/08: Control
07/03/08: Virgin Spring
07/09/08: Inferno
07/10/08: Perfume
07/10/08: Rojo Sangre
07/20/08: 24 Hour Party People
07/24/08: Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus
07/28/08: The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
08/02/08: Scarlet Diva
08/06/08: Winter Passing
08/07/08: The Spiderwick Chronicles
08/10/08: Tragic Ceremony
08/11/08: The Brothers Grimm (2nd viewing)
08/12/08: The Darjeeling Limited
08/13/08: Donnie Darko (2nd viewing but what the fuck was that all about?)
08/15/08: Hot Fuzz
08/1908: Zodiac
08/21/0/: Batman: Gotham Knight
08/21/08: Hellboy 2: The Golden Army
08/22/08: The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
08/25/08: The Candy Snatchers
08/26/08: Hellboy
08/27/08: Black Book
08/29/08: Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
09/05/08: The Gorgon (Hammer films)
09/05/08: Gone Baby Gone
09/07/08: Shaun of the Dead
09/09/08: Disco Pigs
09/12/08: Of Human Bondage (1934)
09/16/07: Birth
09/17/08: The Black Dahlia (2nd viewing)
09/23/08: Sleuth (2007)
09/25/08: Joy Division
09/28/08: Rescue Dawn
10/01/08: Dead Ringer
10/02/08: Straw Dogs
10/04/08: The Other Boylen Girl
10/06/08: Female Trouble
10/09/08: Boy A
10/10/08: Kill Your Darlings
10/17/08: Borat
10/18/08: I Remember Me
10/19/08: Atonement
10/22/08: The Cat People
10/23/08: Curse of the Cat People
10/24/08: Affinity
10/25/08: Masque of the Red Death (2nd viewing)
10/25/08: Castle in the Sky
10/28/08: Night of the Demon
10/30/08: Protocals of Zion
10/30/08: Brotherhood of the Wolf
11/01/08: Dreamgirls
11/06/08: Taboo
11/07/08: The Nightcomers
11/09/08: Fall From Grace
11/12/08: Mishama- A Life In Four Chapters (2nd viewing)
11/13/08: Nijinsky
11/19/08: For A Lost Soldier
11/20/08: Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired
11/22/08: The 24th Day
11/26/08: 3 Women
11/30/08: In a Glass Cage
12/03/08: Juliet of the Spirits
12/07/08: The Basketball Diaries
12/10/08: Elizabeth
12/13/08: Elizabeth: The Golden Age
12/15/08: Milk (excellent)
12/17/08: Dead Ringers (2nd viewing)
12/17/08: The Incredible Hulk
12/20/08: Anne of 1000 Days
12/21/08: Baba Yaga
12/25/08: Mary, Queen of Scots
12/26/08: Lady Jane (2nd viewing)
12/28/08: From Hell (2nd viewing)
12/29/08: Van Helsings
12/31/08: V for Vendetta (2nd viewing)

Television Series watched (date finished)--
The Rose of Versailles (Lady Oscar): 01/20/08
Princess Tutu: 02/02/08
I Claudius: 02/05/08 (BBC)
Magic Knight Rayearth (Season 1): 02/20/08
Simoun: 03/07/08
Big Love (Season 2): 03/29/08
Tru Calling (Season 1): 04/11/08
Torchwood (Season 1): 05/09/08 (BBC)
Doctor Who (Season 1): 06/02/08 (BBC)
Torchwood (Season 2): 07/13/08
Vampire Knight (Season 1): 07/13/08
Doctor Who (Season 2): 08/03/08 (BBC)
Life on Mars (Season 1): 08/12/08 (BBC)
The Singing Detective: 09/10/08 (BBC)
Doctor Who (Season 3): 09/16/08 (BBC)
11/05/08: Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (BBC)
11/16/08: The Virgin Queen (BBC)
11/22/08: Dark Angel (Season 1)
11/24/08: True Blood (Season 1)
11/30/08: The Tudors (Season 1)
12/06/08: The Tudors (Season 2)
12/12/08: Elizabeth (4 part history channel documentary)

Graphic Novels/Manga  read (date finished)
Marjane Satrapi: Persepolis and Persepolis 2- 02/05/08
52 Vol. 2 (DC Comics): 04/13/08
52 Vol. 3 (DC Comics): 04/14/08
52 Vol. 4 (DC Comis): 04/15/08
Setona Mizushiro: After School Nightmare Vol. 1 and 2 (2nd Reading)- 04/17/08
Identity Crisis (DC Comics): 04/22/08
Teen Titans: Life and Death (DC Comics): 04/22/08
Neil Gaiman and John Romita Jr.: Ethernals (Marvel Comics)- 04/23/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 1- 04/24/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 2- 04/25/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 3- 04/26/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 4- 04/27/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 5- 04/28/08
Ai Yazawa: Paradise Kiss Vol. 1- 04/28/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol.6- 04/29/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 7- 04/30/08
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 8- 04/30/08
Setona Mizushiro: After School Nightmare Vol. 3 and 4- 05/01/08
Setona Mizushiro: After School Nightmare Vol. 5- 05/02/08
Neil Gaiman: Marvel 1602- 05/06/08
Clamp: Magic Knight Rayearth II: Vol 1 and 2- 05/10/08
Daredevil Visionaries: Frank Miller Volume 2: 05/15/08
Alan Moore: Promethea Vol. 1: 05/15/08
Alan Moore: League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Vol. 1
Alan Moore: League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: The Black Dossier
Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol.9: 05/27/08
52 Vol. 1 (DC Comics): 05/28/08
Natsuki Takaya Fruits Basket Vol 3 (2nd Reading)- 05/30/08
Natsuki Takaya Fruits Basket Vol 5- 05/31/08
Natsuki Takaya Fruits Basket Vol 6- 06/01/08
Natsuki Takaya Fruits Basket Vol 8 and 9- 06/02/08
Natsuki Takaya Fruits Basket Vol 10- 06/03/08
Y The Last Man Vol. 6 and 7- 06/05/08
Y The Last Man Vol.8 and 9- 06/08/08
Thunderbolts: Faith In Monsters- 06/12/08
Fables: 1001 Nights of Snowfall- 06/15/08
Alan Moore: League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Vol. 1- 06/18/08
Death Note Vol. 3- 06/19/08
Death Note Vol. 5- 06/23/08
Death Note Vol. 6- 06/26/08
07/15/08: Mitsukaz Mihara: Doll Vol. 1
07/15/08: Mike Carey and John Bolton: God Save the Queen
07/16/08: Rumiko Takashi: Lum (Urusei Yatsura) Issue 1-5
07/16/08: Wendy Pini: Law and Chaos: The Stormbringer Art of Wendy Pini
07/16/08: Wendy and Richard Pini: Elfquest: Siege at Blue Mountain (Compete series)
07/17/08: Wendy and Richard Pini: Elfquest: Kings of the Broken Wheel Issues 1-5
07/17/08: William Messner-Loebs and Phil Winslade: Wonder Woman: Amazonia
07/22/08: Wendy and Richard Pini: Elfquest: Kings of the Broken Wheel Issues 6-9
07/22/08: Wendy and Richard Pini: Elfquest: New Blood Issues 1-6
07/31/08: Fables Vol. 9: Sons of Empire
08/15/08: Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 10
08/16/08: Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol. 11
08/19/08: Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol 12
08/19/08: Ai Yazawa: Nana Vol 13
08/26/08: Infinite Crisis (DC Comics)
09/01/08: JLA- Crisis of Conscience (DC Comics)
09/02/08: Wonder Woman- Love and Murder (DC Comics)
09/03/08: Teen Titans-A Kids Game (DC Comics)
09/03/08: Teen Titans- Family Lost (DC Comics)
09/03/08: Matt Wagner: Trinity (DC Comics)
09/04/08: 52 Vol 1 (2nd reading, made a bit for sense now that I've read a lot of the stuff leading up to it, still pretty messy but Renee Montoya the new Batwoman make it worth it to wade through all the cosmic chaos.)
09/18/08: Mike Mignola and John Byrne: Hellboy- Seed of Destruction
09/24/08: Serenity: Those Left Behind
11/27/08: Art Spiegelman: Breakdowns

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