Books and Films of 2016

The usual caveat – some of these were complete wastes of time. Much better than the year before, but probably only due to taking creative writing courses.

1. Examined Life (F)
2. Carol (F)
3. Othello, William Shakespeare (L)
4. Omkara, Vishal Bhadwaj (F)
5. The Danish Girl (F)
6. The Book of Frank, CAConrad (L)
7. Deviant Propulsion, CAConrad (L)
8. The Hateful Eight, Quentin Tarantino (F)
9. Brave New World, Aldous Huxley (L)
10. Inside Out (F)
11. Big Hero 6 (F)
12. Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992, Anna Deavere Smith (L)
13. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, Jeanette Winterson (L)
14. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (F)
15. Deadpool (F)
16. Holly Go Lightly, Gabby Gabby (L)
17. A Real Doll, A.M. Homes (L)
18. A Doll’s House, Henrik Ibsen (L)
19. Zootopia (F)
20. Hail, Caesar! (F)
21. The Vagina Monologues, Eve Ensler (L)
22. Emily of Emerald Hill, Stella Kon (L)
23. Kithakemane Kaveri (L)
24. Best Of, Haresh Sharma (L)
25. Disney’s The Jungle Book (F)
26. Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (F)
27. Captain America: Civil War (F)
28. Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip (F)
29. Ayoade on Ayoade: A Cinematic Odyssey, Richard Ayoade (L)
30. Butch is a Noun, S. Bear Bergman (L)
31. X-Men: Apocalypse (F)
32. The Magical Worlds of Harry Potter, David Colbert (L)
33. Orphan (2009) (F)
34. Finding Dory (F)
35. Apprentice, Boo Junfeng (F)
36. The PowerBook, Jeanette Winterson (L)
37. Ghostbusters (2016) (F)
38. 1987: Untracing the Conspiracy (F)
39. Suicide Squad (F)
40. Papa Rainbow, Fan Popo (F)
41. Se7en (F)
42. Nerve (2016) (F)
43. A Home at the End of the World, Michael Cunningham (L)
44. Arrival, Shaun Tan (L?)
45. The Royal Tenenbaums, Wes Anderson (F)
46. Naked Lunch, David Cronenberg (F)
47. After Man, Dougal Dixon (L)
48. How To Be Single (F)
49. Blue Velvet, David Lynch (F)
50. Sexing the Cherry, Jeanette Winterson (L)
51. Zombie, Joyce Carol Oates (L)
52. Just William, Richmal Crompton (L)
53. Sum, David Eagleman (L)
54. Clybourne Park, Bruce Norris (L)
55. I (HEART) ALICE (HEART) I, Amy Conroy (L)
56. Girl On the Train (F)
57. The Duke, Shon Dale-Jones (L)
58. Trainspotting, Harry Gibson/Irvine Welsh (L)
59. The Handmaiden, Park Chan-Wook (F)
60. Cube (F)
61. La Haine (F)
62. Oliver! (F)
63. Y tu Mama Tambien (F)
64. Scarface (F)
65. The Art of Asking, Amanda Palmer (L)
66. Blasted, Sarah Kane (L)
67. We Need To Talk About Kevin, (F)
68. The Green Mile (F)
69. Dead Silence, James Wan (F)

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