Monday, January 7, 2019

Media Watched / Read / Played in 2019

Continuing from past years 2015-2018... as a point of reference for myself to return to, an ongoing list of media I've watched, read, or played throughout 2019:


Past Years:
2015
2016
2017
2018

Later Years:
...

2019 List:
(first time watched)

Films: (...)
Illang: The Wolf Brigade (Inrang) (dir. Jee-woon Kim) *
Dune (1984) (dir. David Lynch) *
     Designing 'Dune' *, 'Dune' FX *, 'Dune' Models & Miniatures *, 'Dune': Wardrobe Design *
A Serious Man (dir. Ethan Coen, Joel Coen)
     Becoming Serious *, Creating 1967 *
Tampopo (1985) (Criterion) (dir. Juzo Itami)
     Making of 'Tampopo' (dir. Toshiro Uratani) *, The Amateur and the Craftsperson *, The Perfect Bowl *
     Rubber Band Pistol (Gomudeppou) (dir. Juzo Itami) *
Solo: A Star Wars Story (dir. Ron Howard) *
A History of Violence (dir. David Cronenberg)
Ant-Man and the Wasp (dir. Peyton Reed) *
Fear and Desire (1953) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
Killer's Kiss (Criterion) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
The Killing (1956) (Criterion) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
Paths of Glory (Criterion) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
Spartacus (1960) (Criterion) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
Lolita (1962) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (Criterion) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
     Reconstructing "Strangelove", The Art of Stanley Kubrick (dir. David Naylor),
     Stanley Kubrick's Pursuit of Perfection: Joe Dunton and Kelvin Pike,
     Inside "Dr. Strangelove" (dir. David Naylor), 
     Exploding Myths: Richard Daniels on the Stanley Kubrick Archive,
     Deep Impact: David George Remembering Peter George, Transcending Time: Symbols and Strangelove,
     No Fighting in the War Room or: Dr. Strangelove and the Nuclear Threat (dir. John Scheinfeld),
     Best Sellers or: Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove (dir. John Scheinfeld)
2001: A Space Odyssey (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
     2001: The Making of a Myth (dir. Paul Joyce) *,
     Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001 (dir. Gary Leva) *,
     Vision of a Future Past: The Prophecy of 2001 (dir. Gary Leva) *,
     2001: A Space Odyssey - A Look Behind the Future *, 11/27/1966 Interview With Stanley Kubrick *
     What is Out There? (2007) *, 2001: FX and Early Conceptual Artwork *, Look: Stanley Kubrick! *
A Clockwork Orange (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
     Still Tickin': The Return of A Clockwork Orange (dir. Paul Joyce) *,
     Great Bolshy Yarblockos!: Making 'A Clockwork Orange' (dir. Gary Leva) *,
     Turning Like Clockwork (dir. Gary Leva) *, Malcolm McDowell Looks Back (dir. Gary Leva) *
     Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (dir. Jan Harlan) *, O Lucky Malcolm! (dir. Jan Harlan) *
Barry Lyndon (Criterion) (1975) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
     Making "Barry Lyndon" *, Achieving Perfection: The Cinematography of Barry Lyndon *,
     Timing and Tension: Tony Lawson on Barry Lyndon *,
     Drama in Detail: Sir Christopher Frayling on Ken Adam *,
     Balancing Every Sound: Remastering the Audio of Barry Lyndon *, On the Costumes *,
     Passion and Reason: Michel Ciment on Barry Lyndon *, A Cinematic Canvas: Historic Art and Barry Lyndon *
The Shining (1980) (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
     View From the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining' (dir. Gary Leva) *, Making The Shining (dir. Vivian Kubrick) *,
     The Visions of Stanley Kubrick (dir. Gary Leva) *, Wendy Carlos, Composer *
Full Metal Jacket (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
     Full Metal Jacket: Between Good and Evil (dir. Gary Leva) *
Eyes Wide Shut (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
     The Last Movie: Stanley Kubrick & 'Eyes Wide Shut' (dir. Paul Joyce) *,
     Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick (dir. Gary Leva) *,
     Cruise on Kubrick *, Kidman on Kubrick *, Spielberg on Kubrick *
Room 237 (dir. Rodney Ascher)
     Secrets of 'The Shining': Live From the First Annual Stanley Film Festival *
Midnight Cowboy (dir. John Schlesinger) (Criterion) *
     Interviews: Michael Childers, Adam Holender, John Schlesinger, Jon Voight *,
     The Crowd Around the Cowboy (dir. Jeri Sopanen) *, After Midnight: Reflecting on a Classic 35 Years Later *,
     Waldo Salt: A Screenwriter's Journey (dir. Eugene Corr, Robert Hillmann) *, Controversy and Acclaim *
Young and Innocent (1937) (dir. Alfred Hitchcock) *
Rich and Strange (dir. Alfred Hitchcock) *
In the Heat of the Night (1967) (Criterion) (dir. Norman Jewison) *
     Interviews: Norman Jewison, Sidney Poitier, Aram Goudsouzian *,
     Turning Up the Heat: Movie-Making in the 60's *, Quincy Jones: Breaking New Sound *
The Day of the Jackal (Arrow Films) (dir. Fred Zinnemann) *
     In the Marksman's Eye *
Y tu mama tambien (Criterion) (dir. Alfonso Cuaron) *
     Then: Reflections on Y Tu Mama Tambien *, Now: Reflections on Y Tu Tambien *,
     Detras de Y tu mama tambien *, Slavoj Zizek on Y Tu Tambien *, Me la debes (dir. Carlos Cuaron) (2002) *
Detour (Criterion) (1945) (dir. Edgar G. Ulmer) *
     Edgar G. Ulmer - The Man Off-screen (dir. Michael Palm) *, Noah Isenberg on Detour *, Restoring Detour *
Batman Begins (dir. Christopher Nolan)
The Dark Knight (dir. Christopher Nolan)
The Dark Knight Rises (dir. Christopher Nolan)
Ministry of Fear (Criterion) (1944) (dir. Fritz Lang) *
     Joe McElhaney on Ministry of Fear *
The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (Criterion) (dir. Fritz Lang) *
     For Example Fritz Lang (Zum Beispiel: Fritz Lang) (dir. Erwin Leiser) *, Dr. Mabuse in Mind *
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017) (dir. Guy Ritchie) *
Kong: Skull Island (2017) (dir. Jordan Vogt-Roberts) *
M (Criterion) (dir. Fritz Lang)
     Conversation With Fritz Lang (dir. William Friedkin), The Physical History of M *
Gimme Danger (dir. Jim Jarmusch)
A Better Tomorrow (Ying hung boon sik) (1986) (dir. John Woo) *
Last Hurrah for Chivalry (Hao xia) (dir. John Woo) *
Dracula (1931) (dir. Tod Browning)
Wolf (1994) (Indicator) (dir. Mike Nichols)
     The Beast Inside: Creating 'Wolf' (dir. Robert Fischer) *
My Name Is Julia Ross (1945) (dir. Joseph H. Lewis) *
So Dark the Night (1946) (dir. Joseph H. Lewis) *
The Big Heat (1953) (Indicator) (dir. Fritz Lang) *
Drive a Crooked Road (dir. Richard Quine) *
Human Desire (1954) (dir. Fritz Lang) *
Pushover (1954) (dir. Richard Quine) *
Nightfall (dir. Jacques Tourneur) *
The Burglar (dir. Paul Wendkos) *
The Lineup (1958) (dir. Don Siegel) *
Murder by Contract (dir. Irving Lerner) *
Experiment in Terror (1962) (dir. Black Edwards) *
Woman of Tokyo (Tokyo no onna) (1933) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
I Graduated, But... (Daigaku wa detakeredo) (1929) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
A Straightforward Boy (Tokkan kozo) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
I Flunked, But... (Rakudai wa shitakeredo) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
The Lady and the Beard (Shukujo to hige) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
Where Now Are the Dreams of Youth (Seishun no yume ima izuko) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
A Mother Should Be Loved (Haha wo kowazuya) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
An Inn in Tokyo (Tokyo no yado) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
What Did the Lady Forget? (Shukujo wa nani o wasureta ka) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
Brothers and Sisters of the Toda Family (Todake no kyodai) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
Record of a Tenement Gentleman (Nagaya shinshiroku) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
A Hen in the Wind (Kaze no naka no mendori) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice (Ochazuke no aji) (dir. Yasujiro Ozu) *
Osaka Elegy (Naniwa ereji) (Criterion) (dir. Kenji Mizoguchi) *
Sisters of the Gion (Gion no shimai) (Criterion) (dir. Kenji Mizoguchi) *
Twelve Monkeys (Arrow Films) (dir. Terry Gilliam)
     The Hamster Factor and Other Tales of Twelve Monkeys (dir. Keith Fulton, Louis Pepe) *,
     The Film Exchange with Terry Gilliam on '12 Monkeys' *, Appreciation by Ian Christie on '12 Monkeys' *
Scanners (1981) (Criterion) (dir. David Cronenberg)
     The Scanners Way: Creating the Special Effects in 'Scanners' (dir. Michael Lennick) *
The Story of the Last Chrysanthemums (Zangiku monogatari) (Criterion) (dir. Kenji Mizoguchi) *
     Interview with Phillip Lopate *
Women of the Night (Yoru no onnatachi) (1948) (Criterion) (dir. Kenji Mizoguchi) *
Street of Shame (Akasen chitai) (Criterion) (dir. Kenji Mizoguchi) *
The Life of Oharu (Saikaku ichidai onna) (Criterion) (dir. Kenji Mizoguchi) *
     Mizoguchi's Art and the Demimonde *
A Story from Chikamatsu (Chikamatsu monogatari) (Criterion) (dir. Kenji Mizoguchi) *
     Interview: Kyoko Kagawa *, Mizoguchi: The Auteur Behind the "Metteur-en-scene" *
Uncle Buck (1989) (dir. John Hughes)
The Great Outdoors (1988) (dir. Howard Deutch) 
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988) (dir. Frank Oz)
The Brood (1979) (Criterion) (dir. David Cronenberg) *
     Birth Pains *, Meet the Carveths *, Cronenberg: The Early Years *,
     Crimes of the Future (1970) (dir. David Cronenberg) *
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (dir. David Zucker)
The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell of Fear (dir. David Zucker)
The Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (dir. Peter Segal)
¡The Three Amigos! (dir. John Landis)
Time Bandits (1981) (Criterion) (dir. Terry Gilliam)
     Creating the World of Time Bandits *, Terry Gilliam and Peter Von Bagh, 1998 *
Airplane! (dir. Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker)
Airplane II: The Sequel (dir. Ken Finkleman)
The Dead Don't Die (dir. Jim Jarmusch) *
Rim of the World (dir. McG) *
Pokemon: Detective Pikachu (dir. Rob Letterman) *
Alita: Battle Angel (dir. Robert Rodriguez) *
The Royal Tenenbaums (Criterion) (dir. Wes Anderson)
     With the Filmmaker: Portraits by Albert Maysles (dir. Antonio Ferrera, Larry Kamerman, Albert Maysles) *
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (Criterion) (dir. Wes Anderson)
     This Is an Adventure (dir. Antonio Ferrera, Albert Maysles, Matthew Prinzing) *
     Matthew Gray Gubler's Life Aquatic Video Journal (dir. Matthew Gray Gubler) *
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (dir. Terry Gilliam) *
Tolkien (2019) (dir. Dome Karukoski) *
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (dir. David Yates) *

Animated Films: (...)
Kubo and the Two Stings (dir. Travis Knight)
A Matter of Loaf and Death (dir. Nick Park)
A Grand Day Out (dir. Nick Park)
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (dir. Dean DeBlois) *
Perfect Blue (Pafekuto buro) (1997) (dir. Satoshi Kon)
     Satoshi Kon Lecture *
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (Innocence) (2004) (dir. Mamoru Oshii)
     Making of Innocence *
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (dir. Mike Mitchell) *
Missing Link (2019) (Chris Butler) *

Series:
Titans *
The Muppet Show (1976)
Community
Bodyguard (2018) *
The Punisher (2017)
The Flash *
The Umbrella Academy *
Flavorful Origins *
The Big Family Cooking Showdown
Preacher
Ozark
The Man in the High Castle
Doctor Who
The Expanse *
Street Food *
Police Squad! *
Jessica Jones
Stranger Things
American Gods
The Boys *

Animated Series:
Watership Down *
Batman: The Animated Series
Carmen Sandiego (2019) *
The Dragon Prince
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
Love, Death & Robots *
Rilakkuma and Kaoru *
Re: Zero - Starting Life in Another World (Re: Zero kara hajimeru isekai seikatsu) *
Adventure Time
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance *
Archer

Shows/Performances/Events:
Elektra (COC) (Strauss)
Cosi fan tutte (COC) (Mozart)
Otello (COC) (Verdi)

Books:
Something Like an Autobiography (Akira Kurosawa)
Casino Royale (Ian Fleming)
Live and Let Die (Ian Fleming)
Dune (Frank Herbert)
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)

The Best of H.P. Lovecraft: Bloodcurdling Tales of Horror and the Macabre (H.P. Lovecraft)
Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life (Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton)

Comics:
Batman: No Man's Land Vol.1-4
Batman: New Gotham Vol.1-2 (Author - Greg Rucka, Illustrator - Shawn Martinbrough, Rick Burchett)
Dark Days: The Road to Metal
Dark Nights: Metal
Adventure Time: Ice King
Daredevil: Born Again (Author - Frank Miller, Illustrator - David Mazzucchelli)
Daredevil: The Man Without Fear (Author - Frank Miller, Illustrator - John Romita)
Batman/The Shadow: The Murder Geniuses (Author - Steve Orlando, Scott Snyder, Illustrator - Riley Rossmo)
Black Hammer Vol.3 (Author - Jeff Lemire, Illustrator - Dean Ormston, Dave Stewart)
Witchfinder Vol.5 (Author - Mike Mignola, Illustrator - Kristen Gudsnuk)
Elseworlds: Batman Vol.3
Batman by Neal Adams Vol.2
Batman: Prelude to Knightfall
Batman: Knightfall Vol.1-2
Batman: Knightfall: The Crusade Vol.1-2
Batman: Knightfall: The Search
Batman: Knightsend
Batman: Prodigal
Batman: Troika
Batman: The Dark Knight Detective Vol.1-2
Batman: The Caped Crusader Vol.1-2
B.P.R.D: The Devil You Know Vol.2-3
Batman Vol.9
Batman: Detective Comics Vol.9
Dark Nights: Metal: Dark Knights Rising
Judge Dredd: Cold Wars
Sherlock Frankenstein: From the World of Black Hammer (Author - Jeff Lemire, Illustrator - David Rubin)
Doctor Star & The Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows: From the World of Black Hammer (Author - Jeff Lemire, Illustrator - Max Fiumara, Dave Stewart)
Dark Nights: Metal: Dark The Resistance
Adventure Time Vol.17
Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale (Author - Lauren Myracle, Illustrator - Isaac Goodhart)
Peter Pan (Regis Loisel)
The Quantum Age: From the World of Black Hammer (Author - Jeff Lemire, Illustrator - Wilfredo Torres)
Aliens: Dust to Dust (Gabriel Hardman)
Kingdom Come (Author - Mark Waid, Illustrator - Alex Ross)
American Gods Vol. 2 (Author - Neil Gaiman, P. Craig Russell, Illustrator - Scott Hampton)
Batman: Shadow of the Bat Vol.4
DC: The New Frontier (Darwyn Cooke)
Batman/The Flash: The Button
Judge Death: The Life and Death of...
Before Watchmen: Minutemen/Silk Spectre (Author - Darwyn Cooke, Illustrator - Darwyn Cooke, Amanda Conner)
Before Watchmen: Comedian/Rorschach (Author - Brian Azzarello, Illustrator - J.G. Jones, Lee Bermejo)
Before Watchmen: Nite Owl/Dr. Manhattan (Author - J. Michael Straczynski, Illustrator - Adam Hughes, Joe Kubert)
Before Watchmen: Ozymandias/Crimson Corsair (Author - Len Wein, Illustrator - Jae Lee, John Higgins)
Conan the Barbarian Vol.1 (Author - Jason Aaron, Illustrator - Mahmud Asrar)
Detective Comics #1000: The Deluxe Edition
Swamp Thing: Roots of Terror Deluxe Edition
Crimson Lotus
The DC Universe of Len Wein
Savage Sword of Conan Vol.1 (Author - Gerry Duggan, Illustrator - Ron Garney)
The Visitor: How and Why He Stayed (Author - Mike Mignola, Chris Roberson, Illustrator - Paul Grist, Bill Crabtree)
Frankenstein Underground (Author - Mike Mignola, Illustrator - Ben Stenbeck)
William Gibson's Alien 3 (Author - William Gibson, Illustrator - Johnnie Christmas)
Prometheus: The Complete Fire and Stone
Aliens Predator Prometheus AVP: The Complete Life and Death
The Dreaming Vol.1 (The Sandman Universe)
Books of Magic Vol.1 (The Sandman Universe)
Lucifer Vol.1 (The Sandman Universe)
House of Whispers Vol.1 (The Sandman Universe)
Aliens: Resistance
Batman: Kings of Fear
Batman: Damned (Author - Brian Azzarello, Illustrator - Lee Bermejo)
The Batman Who Laughs (Author - Scott Snyder, Illustrator - Jock)
Sandman Mystery Theatre: Sleep of Reason (Author - John Ney Rieber, Illustrator - Eric Nguyen)
Batman: Detective Comics Vol.1
Judge Dredd: The Small House (Author - Rob Williams, Illustrator - Henry Flint)
Batman by Doug Moench and Kelley Jones Vol.1-2

Games:
NES Classic Edition
Super NES Classic Edition
Octopath Traveler (Switch) (dev. Square Enix)
Overcooked! 2 (PS4) (dev. Team17 Digital Limited, Ghost Town Games)
Resident Evil 2 (PS4) (dev. Capcom)
Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS) (dev. HAL Laboratory)
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX (PS4) (dev. Square Enix)
     Kingdom Hearts Final Mix, Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories (dev. Jupiter),
     Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (dev. h.a.n.d.), Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix,
     Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix, Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue (PS4) (dev. Square Enix)
     Kingdom Hearts Dream Drop Distance HD, Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep 0.2 - A Fragmentary Passage -,
     Kingdom Hearts X Back Cover
Dragon Quest XI (PS4) (dev. Square Enix)
New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (Switch) (dev. Nintendo)
Tetris 99 (Switch) (dev. Arika)
Yoshi's Crafted World (Switch) (dev. Good-Feel)
Days Gone (PS4) (dev. SIE Bend Studio)
Sega Genesis Classics (PS4) (dev. Sega, D3T Limited)
     Streets of Rage 2 (Bea Nakkuru Tsu: Shito e no Rekuiemu) (dev. Sega, Ancient, MNM Software, 
     Shout! Designworks, H.I.C.)
Kingdom Hearts III (PS4) (dev. Square Enix)
Steins;Gate Elite (PS4) (dev. MAGES. Inc.)
Tetris Effect (PS4) (Monstars Inc., Resonair)
Collection of Mana (Seiken Legend Collection) (Switch) (dev. M2)
     Final Fantasy Adventure (Seiken Densetsu) (dev. Square),
     Secret of Mana (Seiken Densetsu 2) (dev. Square),
     Trials of Mana (Seiken Densetsu 3) (dev. Square)
Cadence of Hyrule (Switch) (dev. Brace Yourself Games)
Spyro Reignited Trilogy (PS4) (dev. Toys for Bob)
     Spyro the Dragon (dev. Insomniac), Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage! (dev. Insomniac),
     Spyro: Year of the Dragon (dev. Insomniac)
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (PS4) (dev. ArtPlay)
Judgement (Judge Eyes) (PS4) (dev. Sega, Ryu ga Gotoku Studio)
Super Mario Maker 2 (Switch) (dev. Nintendo)
Dragon Quest Builders (PS4) (dev. Square Enix)
198X (PS4) (dev. Hi-Bit Studios)
Yoku's Island Express (PS4) (dev. Villa Gorilla)
Persona 5 (PS4) (dev. Atlus, P-Studio)
Hollow Knight (PS4) (dev. Team Cherry)
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (Switch) (dev. Grezzo, Nintendo)
River City Girls (PS4) (dev. WayForward, Arc System Works)