A Bit Unhappy About 2018’s Calendars

For quite a number of years now I have had television and movie-themed calendars on my walls. Mostly about TV shows I enjoyed at the time or used to enjoy. Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Battlestar Galactica, Smallville. Here’s a small sample of calendars that I had over the years: 2011: 2014: 2016: 2017: I always…

Thor: Ragnarok / Justice League / Crisis on Earth-X

I’m currently on a vacation at home – or as it called now: staycation – and on Monday I had lunch at one of my favourite Italian restaurants (Actually, it’s an Italian deli that also serves warm food and it’s soo good!). Upon driving home in the early afternoon I thought to myself: what a…

This Is Us

This Is Us Website This Is Us @ Wikipedia This Is Us @ IMDb It’s all about family. Brothers, sisters, children, fathers. One happy pair is expecting triples, about to burst into this world. The other pair are siblings; she’s heavily overweight and struggling with it and he’s Mister Hardbody and an actor playing a…

My History with DC Comics

A few years ago, DC Comics rebooted its entire comics universe with a The Flash event called Flashpoint. I have it both as book and animated movie: . After that 52 comic book lines were completely rebooted, thus it was dubbed “The New 52”. And I decided to get into it because it looked to…

Purchase Diary 2014 – October / November

Community: Season 5 (2014) Oct 2nd – €11.55 ($19.99) @ Amazon.com Collection no. 12780 – 12781 2 Broke Girls: Season 3 (2013 – 2014) Oct 7th – €22.01 (£16.11) @ Amazon.co.uk Collection no. 12782 – 12784 Anchorman: The Legend Continues (2013) Oct 18th – €9.99 @ Media Markt Collection no. 1179 Michael Mittermeier: Blackout (2014)…

The Flash

The Flash @ Wikipedia The Flash @ IMDb Synopsis: No, not that one. 😉 The Flash is a spin-off series of The CW’s Arrow where it started as a sort-of backdoor pilot until it got an actual pilot episode. In Arrow‘s second season police lab technician Barry Allen visits Oliver Queen’s home town Starling City…

Purchase Diary 2014 – January / February

The Big Bang Theory: Season 6 (2012 – 2013) Jan 4th – €1.66 ($7.99) @ Amazon.com (paid partially via gift certificate) Collection no. 12605 – 12607 How I Met Your Mother: Season 8 (2012 – 2013) Jan 4th – €1.93 ($9.96) @ Amazon.com (paid partially via gift certificate) Collection no. 12608 – 12610 Justified: Season…

TV Junkie: A History

I watched a lot of TV shows over the years. And when I say a lot, I mean A LOT. And I watched accross the board. Keep in mind that I’m only 35 years old. I watched The Guiding Light for two years straight (it’s a soap opera whose German title was the Springfield Story)….

DVD Statistics 2012

2012 End Statistics: New Purchase Items: 193 (144 in 2011) New Movies: 185 (thereof Blu-ray: 121) New TV Seasons: 59 (thereof Blu-ray: 7) New TV Specials: 3 New Special Interest: 7 Money Spent: 2,302.31€ (1,755.48€ in 2011) Money Spent on Movies: 1,413.72€ Money Spent on TV Seasons: 839.59€ Money Spent on TV Specials: 22.61€ Money…

Purchase Diary 2012 – December

Melissa & Joey: Season 1: Part 1 (2010) 04 Dec – €0.00 ($12.78) @ Amazon.com (paid via gift certificate) Collection no. 12243 – 12244 Melissa & Joey: Season 1: Part 2 (2011) 04 Dec – €0.00 ($12.78) @ Amazon.com (paid via gift certificate) Collection no. 12245 – 12246 The Dark Knight Rises (2012) 05 Dec…