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Thursday, January 7, 2016

Ten Movies I'm Going To Finally Watch In 2016

Yes, that's right. I made it all the way to 2016 without ever having seen "Die Hard."

I have no idea how that happened, but there it was. And once Christmas rolled around, people started making Die Hard references and I was feeling left out of the game. I rented it on Google Play on Sunday, and finally gave it a watch.

Fun flick. And Alan Rickman...ooooooh, Alan Rickman. DAYum.

Which reminds me of another sad confession: I didn't watch "Love Actually" for the first time until last summer. What a wonderful movie and now a Christmas (and not Christmas) staple in our house.

There are a whole slew of movies I missed either because they're classics I never caught up on, or they came out when I was young (my family didn't see a lot of movies out), or they came out when my kids were young (and we never had a sitter, so we never went out). I have a lot of catching up to do. So here (in no particular order) is the list of movies I'm going to see in 2016:

1. The Tree of Life
2. Mad Max: Fury Road
3. 10 Things I Hate About You
4. Life is Beautiful
5. Snowpiercer
6. Brazil
7. Kingsman: The Secret Service
8. No Country For Old Men
9. 12 Years a Slave
10. Little Miss Sunshine

I know, it's an odd list. But I'm going to cross each one off somehow, in all that free time I have. [Insert eye roll here]

What about you? What movies do you plan to catch up on in 2016?


  1. I think I need to make a list of 10 movies I'm going to watch this year. I've fallen way behind in the last...15 years or so. lol

  2. I finally saw Love Actually last month. I bought Silver Linings Playbook, The Avengers, and the first two Captain America movies months ago, but I haven't watched any of them yet.