spanish moss

i decided to rent the first season of true blood and watched it pretty much in 2 days – i absolutely love the southern / louisiana setting

nine

i can overlook the fact that it’s a musical because (a) daniel day-lewis and (b) sophia loren.

legend

i’ve watched this advert a multitude of times, but decided to share anyway for those of you who might have missed it.

the virgin suicides

Air popped up on my playlist this morning, which of course made me think of The Virgin Suicides. one of those movies that i love, but hardly ever watch. i think most girls my age can relate when i say this film had an impact on my teenage days (i was 16 when it came out). we were the same age as the lisbon chicks (but, hopefully, not as sheltered/melancholic/suicidal) and we all kind of had a thing for josh hartnett.

the irresistible combination of the visuals and music of this film must have inspired thousands of girls to create flickr photo sets that are dreamy + ethereal and heavily photoshopped to look pastel + lovely. sophia coppola is their queen, as you can also pick up in the recent ad she did for miss dior cherie:

it’s all very pretty though, isn’t it?

bored to death

bored to death is a new show on HBO. ok wait – this has jason schwartzman, zach galifianakis AND ted danson in it.

blue man

dr. tobias

i watched 1/2 of watchmen last night. i would have enjoyed it more if it went something like this

marriage-manual

x-rated

adult movie posters of the 60s & 70s – more here (some of the better ones are nsfw)

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adam beane, sculptor

these toy sculptures by adam beane are incredible, his portfolio is a must see. he even did a johnny cash toy, and his princess leia is also super rad. i remember watching shaun of the dead for the first time & died laughing at this: Why have we got to…