Key: (B) = book | (F) = film | (T) = television series | (P) = podcast series | (TH) = theater performance | (M) = musical performance | [R] = reread/rewatch/relisten

  • January
    • 1
      • The White Princess, Season 1 (T)
    • 2
      • The Last Jedi (F) [R]
    • 3
      • They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us, Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib (B)
      • Damn Fine Story: Mastering the Tools of a Powerful Narrative, Chuck Wendig (B)
    • 4
      • Wormwood (T)
    • 5
      • Lady Dynamite, Season 1 (T)
    • 6
      • Antediluvian Tales, Poppy Z. Brite (B) [R]
    • 7
      • The Secrets You Keep, Kate White (B)
      • Tokyo Story (F)
    • 11
      • Lady Dynamite, Season 2 (T)
      • The Good Place, Season 1 (T)
    • 12
      • Phantom Thread (F)
    • 13
      • The Creative Tarot: A Modern Guide to an Inspired Life, Jessa Crispin (B)
    • 14
      • The Lost Girls, Heather Young (B)
      • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (F)
    • 15
      • That's Not All Folks: My Life in the Golden Age of Cartoons and Radio, Mel Blanc (B)
    • 19
      • Nevermore: The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe (TH)
    • 20
      • A Treacherous Curse, Deanna Raybourn (B)
    • 23
      • It Makes a Sound, Season 1 (P)
      • From a Certain Point of View, various authors (B)
    • 24
      • The Rules of the Game (F)
    • 26
      • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (F) [R]
    • 27
      • Breadcrumbs, Anne Ursu (B)
      • Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story (F)
    • 28
      • Real Artists Have Day Jobs (And Other Awesome Things They Don't Teach You at School), Sara Benincasa (B)
      • Breaking Bad, Season 1 (T)
      • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (F) [R]
    • 31
      • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (F) [R]
  • February
    • 1
      • Breaking Bad, Season 2 (T)
    • 3
      • Breaking Bad, Season 3 (T)
    • 4
      • The Good Place, Season 1 (T) [R]
    • 5
      • Young Charlie (P)
    • 7
      • The Good Place, Season 2 (T)
    • 9
      • Fitcher's Brides, Gregory Frost (B)
    • 12
      • Breaking Bad, Season 4 (T)
      • Community, Season 1 (T) [R]
    • 14
      • The Electric Michelangelo, Sara Hall (B)
      • Winchester (F)
    • 16
      • Black Panther (F)
    • 17
      • The End of the F***ing World (T)
    • 18
      • Bury Me Deep, Megan Abbott (F) [R]
      • Community, Season 2 (T) [R]
    • 19
      • Seven Samurai (F)
    • 21
      • Skin Deep: Tattoos, the Disappearing West, Very Bad Men and My Deep Love for Them All, Karol Griffin (B)
    • 22
      • The Devotion of Suspect X, Keigo Higashino (B)
      • Making Movies, Sidney Lumet (B)
    • 23
      • Community, Season 3 (T) [R]
    • 24
      • Jane Steele, Lindsey Faye (B)
    • 25
      • La belle et la bête (F)
      • Bad Boys and Tough Tattoos: A Social History of the Tattoo with Gangs, Sailors and Street-Corner Punks, Samuel M. Steward (B)
    • 26
      • The Tattooed Lady: A History, Amelia Klem Osterud (B)
    • 28
      • A Night at the Opera (B) [R]
  • March
    • 2
      • Breaking Bad, Season 5 (T)
      • Victoria, Season 2 (T)
    • 4
      • 8 1/2 (F)
    • 5
      • The Art of Neil Gaiman, Hayley Campbell (B)
      • Every Last Lie, Mary Kubica (B)
    • 6
      • The Couple Next Door, Shari Lapena (B)
    • 7
      • The Thin Man (F) [R]
    • 8
      • Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist and Sexual Renegade, Justin Spring (B)
    • 9
      • An Evening with Neil Gaiman (TH)
    • 10
      • Thor: Ragnarok (F) [R]
    • 11
      • The Searchers (F)
    • 12
      • Silent Night, Deanna Raybourn (B)
    • 13
      • Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting, Syd Field (B)
      • The Perfect Nanny, Leila Slimani (B)
    • 15
      • The Filmmaker's Handbook, Steven Ascher and Edward Pincus (B)
      • Neil Gaiman: Dream Dangerously (F)
    • 18
      • Jessica Jones, Season 2 (T)
      • Kansas City Confidential (F)
      • The Girl from Chicago (F)
      • Fallen Angel (F)
      • Clue (F) [R]
      • Truly Devious, Maureen Johnson (B)
    • 21
      • Raiders of the Lost Ark (F) [R]
    • 22
      • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (F) [R]
    • 23
      • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (F) [R]
    • 24
      • Kitchen Table Tarot, Melissa Cynova (B)
      • Bonfire, Krysten Ritter (B)
      • Cat People (F)
      • Battleship Potemkin (F)
    • 25
      • The Hero with a Thousand Faces, Joseph Campbell (B)
    • 26
      • Missing and Murdered, Season 1 (P)
      • Moana (F) [R]
    • 27
      • Lorde/Run the Jewels/Mitski (M)
    • 28
      • In the Blink of an Eye, Walter Murch (B)
      • My Neighbor Totoro (F)
    • 29
      • The Woman in the Window, A.J. Finn (B)
    • 31
      • Wild Wild Country (T)
  • April
    • 1
      • Some Like It Hot (F)
    • 5
      • Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Season 1 (T)
    • 11
      • Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Season 2 (T)
    • 12
      • Murder in St. Giles, Ashley Gardner (B)
    • 14
      • What It Is, Lynda Barry (B)
    • 15
      • The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers, Christopher Vogler (B)
      • She Kills Monsters (TH)
      • Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Season 3 (T)
    • 16
      • Poetics, Aristotle (B) [R]
    • 18
      • Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art, Scott McCloud (B)
      • City Lights (F)
    • 20
      • Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Season 4 (T)
    • 21
      • Silence, Shūsaku Endō (B)
      • My Friend Dahmer (F)
    • 22
      • Sunburn, Laura Lippman (B)
      • Cheers, Season 1 (T)
    • 24
      • Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, Elizabeth Gilbert (B)
    • 28
      • The Merry Spinster: Tales of Everyday Horror, Mallory Ortberg (B)
      • The Sopranos, Season 1 (T)
    • 30
      • Howards End (T)
  • May
    • 6
      • Story: Substance, Structure and Style of Screenwriting, Robert McKee (B)
      • Lawrence of Arabia (F)
    • 11
      • In the Mood for Love (F)
      • Sweet Smell of Success (F) [R]
      • School of Rock (F) [R]
    • 12
      • Midsummer Night, Deanna Raybourn (B)
      • Twelfth Night, Deanna Raybourn (B)
    • 13
      • Bonfire Night, Deanna Raybourn (B)
    • 15
      • Filmworker (F)
    • 18
      • Macbeth (TH)
    • 19
      • Murder on Black Swan Lane, Andrea Penrose (B)
      • What You Want to See, Kristen Lepionka (B)
      • Rashomon (F)
    • 20
      • Evil Genius (T)
      • 2001: A Space Odyssey (F) [R]
      • Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Season 5 (T)
    • 21
      • Cheers, Season 2 (T)
      • The Naked City (F)
    • 25
      • Solo: A Star Wars Story (F)
    • 26
      • The Pisces, Melissa Broder (B)
      • Modern Times (F)
      • The Women (F) [R]
    • 27
      • Let the Sunshine In (F)
      • Alien (F)
    • 28
      • The Asphalt Jungle (F)
      • The Maltese Falcon (F) [R]
    • 30
      • Night of the Living Dead (F)
    • 31
      • The Americans, Season 6 (T)
  • June
    • 2
      • Barry Lyndon (F) [R]
    • 3
      • The DSLR Filmmaker's Handbook, Barry Andersson (B)
      • Rio Bravo (F)
    • 5
      • Steering the Craft: A Twenty-First-Century Guide to Sailing the Sea of Story, Ursula K. Le Guin (B)
      • Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (F)
    • 9
      • On Directing Film, David Mamet (B)
      • If I Die Tonight, Alison Gaylin (B)
      • Libeled Lady (F)
    • 11
      • The Gold Rush (F)
    • 12
      • The Big Combo (F) [R]
    • 16
      • Godzilla (F)
      • It's Always Fair Weather (F)
      • Ocean's 8 (F)
    • 17
      • American Animals (F)
    • 19
      • White Heat (F)
    • 21
      • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (F)
    • 22
      • Blade Runner (theatrical cut) (F)
    • 24
      • Circe, Madeline Miller (B)
      • Safe, Season 1 (T)
      • Jaws (F)
    • 26
      • Stagecoach (F)
    • 27
      • Raiders of the Lost Ark (F) [R]
    • 28
      • On Film-Making: An Introduction to the Craft of the Director, Alexander Mackendrick (B)
    • 30
      • Incredibles 2 (F)
  • July
    • 1
      • Glow, Season 2 (T)
    • 3
      • The Staircase (T) [R]
    • 4
      • Better Call Saul, Season 1 (T)
      • Breathless (F)
      • Ingrid Goes West (F)
    • 7
      • Vintage Tattoos: The Book of Old-School Skin Art, Carol Clerk (B)
      • Neverwhere (TH)
      • Eyes Wide Shut (F)
    • 8
      • The Death of Mrs. Westaway, Ruth Ware (B)
      • Auntie Mame (F)
    • 9
      • Carsick, John Waters (B)
      • Blade Runner (final cut) (F) [R]
    • 10
      • Damsel (F)
    • 11
      • The Seventh Seal (F)
      • Summertime (F)
    • 14
      • Gun Crazy (F)
      • Dames (F)
      • Bombshell (F)
      • Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist (F)
    • 19
      • Big Little Lies (T)
    • 20
      • Sorry to Bother You (F)
      • Give Me Your Hand, Megan Abbott (B)
    • 21
      • Women Who Kill (F)
    • 22
      • The Favorite Sister, Jessica Knoll (B)
      • Apocalypse Now (F)
      • Make Trouble, John Waters (B)
    • 23
      • Three Identical Strangers (F)
    • 25
      • Once Upon a Time in the West (F)
    • 27
      • Better Call Saul, Season 2 (T)
    • 28
      • GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (F)
      • Better Call Saul, Season 3 (T)
    • 30
      • A Very English Scandal (T)
    • 31
      • Johnny Guitar (F)
  • August
    • 2
      • Mission: Impossible - Fallout (F)
    • 3
      • A Brush with Shadows, Anna Lee Huber (B)
    • 5
      • Flamingo Road (F)
    • 6
      • The Night of the Hunter (F)
    • 7
      • Midwest Independent Film Festival shorts program: Stage Four, The Go Cart, Mickey's Pets, Searching for Isabelle, Ouroboros, De-Generate, Atoms of Ashes, As of Now (F)
    • 8
      • Professor Marston and the Wonder Women (F)
    • 9
      • The Sopranos, Season 2 (T)
    • 11
      • The Meg (F)
    • 12
      • Girl in a Band, Kim Gordon (B)
      • Cabaret (F)
      • The Sopranos, Season 3 (T)
      • Lolita (F)
    • 14
      • Nashville (F)
    • 16
      • Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (F)
    • 18
      • Carrie, Stephen King (B)
    • 19
      • Thoroughbreds (F)
      • The Rider (F)
      • Burn After Reading (F)
    • 20
      • All My Sons (F)
    • 21
      • Crimson Peak (F)
    • 22
      • Harlots, Season 2 (T)
    • 23
      • The Sopranos, Season 4 (T)
    • 25
      • Neverwhere, Neil Gaiman (B) [R]
  • September
    • 2
      • Sharp Objects (T)
      • Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold, Stephen Fry (B)
    • 3
      • Sunset Boulevard (F) [R]
      • Point Break (F)
    • 4
      • Once Upon a Time: A Short History of the Fairy Tale, Marina Warner (B)
    • 5
      • For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb and the Murder that Shocked Chicago, Simon Baatz (B)
    • 7
      • My Year of Rest and Relaxation, Otessa Moshfegh (B)
      • Crazy Rich Asians (F)
    • 8
      • Black Dog, Neil Gaiman (B)
      • City Girl (F)
    • 9
      • The Monarch of the Glen, Neil Gaiman (B)
      • A Clockwork Orange (F)
    • 11
      • Ninotchka (F)
    • 14
      • Nightmares and Nightcaps: The Stories of John Collier (TH)
    • 15
      • Bored and Brilliant: How Spacing Out Can Unlock Your Most Productive and Creative Self, Manoush Zamorodi (B)
    • 17
      • Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman, Haruki Murakami (B)
    • 19
      • Alice Isn't Dead, Season 3 (P)
      • The Sopranos, Season 5 (T)
      • Groundhog Day (F)
      • The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories, Angela Carter (B)
    • 22
      • North by Northwest (F) [R]
      • Pachinko, Min Jin Lee (B)
    • 23
      • They Shoot Horses, Don't They?, Horace McCoy (B)
      • The Remains of the Day (F)
    • 25
      • Dr. Death, Season 1 (P)
      • Uncover: Escaping NXIVM, Season 1 (P)
      • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (F) [R]
    • 26
      • Conversations with Wilder, Cameron Crowe (B)
    • 27
      • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (F) [R]
    • 29
      • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (F)
    • 30
      • Dracula (1931) (F) [R]
  • October
    • 2
      • The Hudsucker Proxy (F)
    • 3
      • Ordeal by Innocence (T)
    • 6
      • La Dolce Vita (F)
      • The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales, Bruno Bettelheim (B)
      • Ohio, Stephen Markley (B)
    • 7
      • The Invisble Man (F)
      • The Sopranos, Season 6 (T)
    • 8
      • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (F) [R]
    • 9
      • Carol (F)
    • 14
      • The Haunting of Hill House, Season 1 (T)
      • Lady Killers: Deadly Women Throughout History, Tori Telfer (B)
      • Raging Bull (F)
    • 15
      • Only to Sleep: A Philip Marlowe Novel, Lawrence Osborne (B)
      • Frankenstein (1931) (F) [R]
    • 16
      • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (F) [R]
    • 18
      • Rust Belt Arcana: Tarot and the Natural History in the Exurban Wilds, Matt Stansberry (B)
      • The Blob (F)
    • 21
      • Never Enough: The Creative Life of Alex Jordan, Tom Kupsh (B)
      • The Wild Bunch (F)
    • 22
      • Darkest Night, Season 1 (P)
    • 23
      • Horror of Dracula (F)
    • 24
      • Darkest Night, Season 2 (P)
      • Murder on the Orient Express (2017) (F)
    • 30
      • The Raven (F)
      • Ghostbusters (1984) (F) [R]
      • Ghostbusters II (F) [R]
      • Ghostbusters (2016) (F) [R]
    • 31
      • The Lying Game, Ruth Ware (B)
  • November
    • 2
      • The Postman Always Rings Twice, James M. Cain (B) [R]
    • 3
      • The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell, Season 1 (T)
    • 4
      • The Other Side of the Wind (F)
      • The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946) (F) [R]
    • 6
      • Women of Twilight (F)
      • Dark Waters(F)
      • Fear in the Night(F)
    • 7
      • The Cocktail Waitress, James M. Cain (B)
    • 9
      • Crooked House (F)
      • Lore, Season 2 (T)
      • The Blackcoat's Daughter (F)
      • The Florida Project (F)
      • Tangerine (F)
      • Killer Legends (F)
    • 10
      • Confessions of a Teenage Sleuth, Chelsea Cain (B)
      • Out of the Past (F) [R]
      • The Devils (F)
    • 14
      • Something Wicked This Way Comes, Ray Bradbury (B) [R]
    • 17
      • The Twilight Zone, Season 1 (T)
    • 18
      • She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, Season 1 (T)
    • 20
      • Someone Knows Something, Season 5 (P)
      • The Devil and Daniel Webster (F)
      • The Most Dangerous Game (F)
    • 21
      • You Must Remember This: The Seduced (P)
      • Farewell, My Lovely (1975) (F)
      • The Last Seduction (F)
    • 22
      • Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gaunlet (Season 12) (T)
    • 23
      • Can You Ever Forgive Me? (F)
    • 24
      • The Killing (F)
    • 28
      • Nightmare Alley (F)
    • 29
      • Singin' in the Rain (F) [R]
  • December
    • 1
      • Twelfth Night (TH)
    • 2
      • The Favourite (F)
      • The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (F)
    • 3
      • Cam (F)
      • The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981) (F)
      • The Romanoffs, Season 1 (T)
    • 4
      • The Dream, Season 1 (P)
    • 5
      • Thelma (F)
      • Dogtooth (F)
    • 8
      • Ugly Prey: An Innocent Woman and the Death Sentence That Scandalized Jazz Age Chicago, Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi (B)
      • Klute (F)
      • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (F)
    • 9
      • Tale of Tales (F)
      • Chicago (2002) (F) [R]
    • 13
      • Bear Brook, Season 1 (P)
    • 15
      • The Innocent Man, Season 1 (T)
      • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (F) [R]
      • Nightmare Alley, William Lindsay Gresham (B)
    • 16
      • Save the Cat, Blake Synder (B)
      • Burning (F)
      • The Leopard (F)
    • 20
      • Die Hard (F)
    • 22
      • Veronica Mars, Season 1 (T)
      • Nancy (F)
      • The Big Sleep (1978) (F)
    • 23
      • Born Yesterday (F)
      • Their Finest (F)
      • The Woman in the Window (F)
      • Vanity Fair (2018) (T)
      • First Reformed (F)
    • 24
      • Mary Queen of Scots (F)
      • The Awful Truth (F)
      • Dracula (1992) (F)
    • 25
      • Aquaman (F)
    • 26
      • Heathers (F)
      • Immoral Tales (F)
    • 28
      • The Twilight Zone, Season 2 (T)
    • 29
      • Killing Commendatore, Haruki Murakami (B)
    • 30
      • Burning Down the Haus: Punk Rock, Revolution, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall, Tim Mohr (B)
      • Limetown, Season 2 (P)
    • 31
      • Red as Blood, Tanith Lee (B)
      • Thief (F)
      • Dead Reckoning (F)
      • Veronica Mars, Season 2 (T)
    • Multiple Months
      • 2018
        • Ongoing podcasts without finite series: My Favorite Murder, Criminal, Lore, The Flop House, Says Who?, Disgraceland, Criminal Broads, The Good Place: The Podcast.

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