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by babydoll
Sat Jul 22, 2017 7:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2 planning
Replies: 14
Views: 3152

Re: Overlooked Songs 2 planning

23. Foals - Spanish Sahara 69. Bikini Kill - Rebel Girl 99. Brian Eno - Needles in the Camel's Eye 103. Le Tigre - Deceptacon 120. The Sundays - Here's Where the Story Ends 189. Mercury Rev - Holes 246. The Horrors - Still Life 253. Mogwai - 2 Rights Make 1 Wrong 379. Les Rita Mitsouko - Marcia Bai...
by babydoll
Thu Jul 20, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Classic albums with questionable lead singles
Replies: 10
Views: 3179

Re: Classic albums with questionable lead singles

I like The Girl Is Mine. But is it really a good lead single on an album with "Billie Jean", "Beat It" and "Thriller"? I think not. I also think that for Bad , MJ should have had the title track as the lead single instead of "I Just Can't Stop Loving You". I mean, yes, it's "Bad" has its questionab...
by babydoll
Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2 planning
Replies: 14
Views: 3152

Re: Overlooked Songs 2 planning

Can I still say I'm shocked that Dusty Springfield's "The Windmills of Your Mind" made it all the way to the finals? It's well-deserved...
by babydoll
Wed Jul 19, 2017 3:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 196
Views: 38815

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

StevieFan13 wrote:
panam wrote:"Daddy Lessons" is on Spotify
Added. Thanks!
"Sorry" is also on Spotify. It's part of Now That's What I Call Music! Vol. 73. (Yes, it is streamable there.)
by babydoll
Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 196
Views: 38815

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

StevieFan13 wrote:- All of the Beyonce tracks
Which tracks from Lemonade made it? "Formation", "Freedom", "All Night", "Hold Up" and "Sorry"? Is there any more or did I get anything wrong?
by babydoll
Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 91207

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Well, if I have anything to say about it, Carole will rocket up, out of the bottom 10! Also, limiting spoilers, I placed Back in Black in my top 100, so Steviefan is not alone. Should we start a predictions thread? First, may God have mercy on yours and Stevie's souls. [I seriously dislike AC/DC (a...
by babydoll
Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2017 (12) July 15
Replies: 11
Views: 4725

Re: MCCh 2017 (12) July 15

Dealy_Stan wrote:
babydoll wrote:I can't see anything past #63.
Otisredding usually goes through multiple edits before the post is complete - I think we just have to be patient.
I thought he was done after posting the #66-126.
by babydoll
Sat Jul 15, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2017 (12) July 15
Replies: 11
Views: 4725

Re: MCCh 2017 (12) July 15

I can't see anything past #63.
by babydoll
Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Movies of the Nineties
Replies: 4
Views: 3003

Re: Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Movies of the Nineties

Surprised but not exactly disappointed at the lack of American Beauty, Saving Private Ryan, Sixth Sense, or the original Babe (but the sequel oddly enough is included). I think the Babe sequel is actually having a resurgence. It's one of the cult classics where people say it was horrible on its rel...
by babydoll
Sat Jul 15, 2017 12:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.26
Replies: 4
Views: 1277

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.26

Lana Del Rey - Summer Bummer
Selena Gomez - Fetish (This one will not do well, but I really like it anyway.)
by babydoll
Fri Jul 14, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 91207

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Depeche Mode wrote:
Moonbeam wrote: List
Hi Moonbeam, have you ever listened to Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz? It should probably be in my top 10, I can't ever get tired of it, I'm wondering if you'd like it.
Seriously doubt Moonbeam would like it.
by babydoll
Fri Jul 07, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.25
Replies: 9
Views: 2520

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.25

StevieFan13 wrote:Gonna try and get Carly Rae Jepsen - Cut to the Feeling back in as well
I'll second this.
by babydoll
Fri Jul 07, 2017 12:21 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Uncut (UK) - Radiohead’s top 30 songs (2017)
Replies: 11
Views: 4611

Re: Uncut (UK) - Radiohead’s top 30 songs (2017)

Henrik wrote:
RB wrote:It's chronological order in the magazine.
Ok, thanks! And what about the 31 songs in the playlist above?
I would just go with the chronological order, especially considering that it's what it says on the link you provided. (Was the Spotify playlist there, because it's not there anymore...)
by babydoll
Wed Jul 05, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Amy Winehouse's Back to Black (2006)
Replies: 17
Views: 6985

Re: Rank the Tracks: Amy Winehouse's Back to Black (2006)

It's amazing how "Rehab" did great during the last AMF Song poll, but here, "Back to Black" is kicking its ass (did it even make the top 1000 last time?).
by babydoll
Tue Jul 04, 2017 4:16 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

113 Rue McLanahan 73.01700544 Wait, Rue McClanahan almost made the top 100? As a Golden Girls fanatic, I am seriously freaking out right now. Who voted for her? (I'm too lazy to look it up.) She was amazing in Maude , too. Even though, it doesn't seem Estelle Getty even received a vote, because I t...
by babydoll
Mon Jul 03, 2017 7:04 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

23. Louis de Funès I know Louis de Funès is an icon, but I have never ever heard the title of any one of his movies. Can you recommend some? I would certainly like to see some of his work. And these are mine of my meager 30: 09 | Setsuko Hara 12 | Jeanne Moreau 24 | Vivien Leigh 29 | Lillian Gish 3...
by babydoll
Sun Jul 02, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Billboard - The 100 Greatest Pop Songs of 1997: Critic's Picks
Replies: 8
Views: 1722

Re: Billboard - The 100 Greatest Pop Songs of 1997: Critic's Picks

It is eligible, but I don't think it will ever be added, because then someone would have to find out what songs on AM that were considered eligible for the list, which seems rather complicated. It would also have to be decided for all future 1997 song additions on AM. I'm confused. Do you mean as i...
by babydoll
Sun Jul 02, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Amy Winehouse's Back to Black (2006)
Replies: 17
Views: 6985

Re: Rank the Tracks: Amy Winehouse's Back to Black (2006)

01 | Back to Black
02 | Rehab
03 | Love Is a Losing Game
04 | Some Unholy War
05 | He Can Only Hold Her
06 | Tears Dry on Their Own
07 | You Know I'm No Good
08 | Me & Mr. Jones
09 | Addicted
10 | Just Friends
11 | Wake Up Alone
by babydoll
Sun Jul 02, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Delmer Daves directed Broken Arrow, not Anthony Mann.

And I say Jack Nicholson is runner-up with Robert De Niro being crowned supreme. Dear Lord, I have gotta watch Taxi Driver and Raging Bull one of these days.
by babydoll
Fri Jun 30, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Anastasia was released in 1956. However, I am a bit surprised and pleased that Ingrid Bergman ended up being this high. I honestly expected Katharine Hepburn, Meryl Streep and Bette Davis to rank higher than her.

And Paul Newman died in 2008.
by babydoll
Fri Jun 30, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Also, just saying: unless I missed her, Katherine Hepburn doesn't seem to have shown up yet... Good! Because I watching Suddenly, Last Summer with both Elizabeth Taylor and Katharine Hepburn. I used to think Katharine Hepburn was nothing compared to Elizabeth Taylor in this movie, but watching this...
by babydoll
Thu Jun 29, 2017 1:36 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Embarrassing fact: Cranston earned high marks on my list not just for Breaking Bad and All the Way (which I had the great privilege of seeing on Broadway), but also for his role as Vitaly the tiger in the highly underrated Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted. Malcolm in the Middle is on Netflix; he'...
by babydoll
Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you agree that these are the most acclaimed works of their respective mediums?
Replies: 17
Views: 7617

Re: Do you agree that these are the most acclaimed works of their respective mediums?

Furthermore you point out that Vertigo, 2001, Tokyo Story are on top of theyshootpictures list. You are missing the point here and I think you are missing the OP's point and that is those movies are not on or at the top of MANY lists and not just a few here and there. I think the OP is looking for ...
by babydoll
Mon Jun 26, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Wow, I just realized we potentially have some serious amount of women coming up. Katharine Hepburn, Ingrid Bergman, Bette Davis, Audrey Hepburn, Meryl Streep, Joan Crawford, and Barbara Stanwyck are just some who could make it in the top thirty-five. That's impressive. Okay, I know a couple of them ...
by babydoll
Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you agree that these are the most acclaimed works of their respective mediums?
Replies: 17
Views: 7617

Re: Do you agree that these are the most acclaimed works of their respective mediums?

bootsy wrote:Film: The Godfather and The Godfather Part II, Shawshank Redemption, Casablanca
You included both The Shawshank Redemption and Casablanca over Vertigo, 2001: A Space Odyssey and Tokyo Story? Gotta say, I'm shaking my head over here.
by babydoll
Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:25 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Nick wrote:Oh yeah, and Laurence Olivier. Excited to see where he places.
There's a good chance he actually might not place.
by babydoll
Sun Jun 25, 2017 1:59 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time (2017)
Replies: 20
Views: 4541

Re: Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time (2017)

Since then, I've seen the rise of others, including Taylor and (gasp) even Bieber. (Who is now, suddenly, acclaimed, when the only difference I hear in his music is better production values. Some of this might be that everyone loves a good redemption story.) His voice is also tolerably listenable n...
by babydoll
Sat Jun 24, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Bummer about the lack of women in the top 10 (or half the top 50). I feel like I have at least a decent idea of who some of them are, and if I know my film history, I have a pretty good idea which woman is going to at least crack the top 20 (and she's good at singing ABBA songs). I am sincerely pra...
by babydoll
Sat Jun 24, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Bummer about the lack of women in the top 10 (or half the top 50). I feel like I have at least a decent idea of who some of them are, and if I know my film history, I have a pretty good idea which woman is going to at least crack the top 20 (and she's good at singing ABBA songs). I am sincerely pra...
by babydoll
Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Slant Magazine - The 10 Best Albums of Each Year (1990-1999)
Replies: 14
Views: 4570

Re: Slant Magazine - The 10 Best Albums of Each Year (1990-1999)

I'm actually kinda offended that Madonna's I'm Breathless is supposedly the "fifth best album released in 1990." There's a reason why most Madonna fans consider that one of her worst, excluding "Vogue" and "Sooner or Later (I Always Get My Man)", of course.
by babydoll
Thu Jun 22, 2017 3:41 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

I just looked it up. Scarlett Johansson has NEVER been nominated for an Oscar. I'm surprised. She seems like someone who has just been nominated so many times. In my opinion, and BonnieLaurel's, she is the best actress of the new millennium so far.
by babydoll
Wed Jun 21, 2017 9:58 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time (2017)
Replies: 20
Views: 4541

Re: Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time (2017)

But shouldn't it not count considering it's metal and Rolling Stone is most definitely not a metal list? As I mentioned, this list is currently ineligible. I'm just posting it for posterity's sake and put the link in the "Album genre lists from non-genre sources" thread. If Henrik changes his mind ...
by babydoll
Wed Jun 21, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time (2017)
Replies: 20
Views: 4541

Re: Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time (2017)

But shouldn't it not count considering it's metal and Rolling Stone is most definitely not a metal list?
by babydoll
Wed Jun 21, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 91207

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Why don't you just put your entire list in one post? It can obviously handle 500+ albums.
by babydoll
Wed Jun 21, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

The hype machine definitely put more scrutiny on Jennifer Lawrence than anyone (let alone her) could handle, but I don't know if I'd say she has an ego. If anything, she's her own harshest critic, and her laid-back demeanor can sometimes make you forget how completely lost she can get in a role. Fo...
by babydoll
Wed Jun 21, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

That said, Dexter, I highly recommend The Band Wagon with Fred and Cyd. It's to Broadway what Singin' In The Rain is to movies and just as good. The only downside is that Cyd Charisse can't act her way out of the paper bag, but still dances quite well. Yeah, I was shocked when I checked again that ...
by babydoll
Wed Jun 21, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.16
Replies: 19
Views: 4421

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.16

Though, for some reason, I think that photo of Yoshimi from Boredoms might give me nightmares... It's at such a weird angle, and for some reason, whatever she's standing next to (some bamboo something) is giving me creeps. Even Marilyn Monroe in Yoshimi's position in that photo would have given me ...
by babydoll
Wed Jun 21, 2017 9:55 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Wowee. Guess this means Emma Stone showed up on multiple people's lists! Well, Emma Stone is pretty talented. I didn't vote for her, because I've only seen Magic in the Moonlight and The Help of hers (I'm so bad at keeping up with modern movies), but she really does have great potential to be a wel...
by babydoll
Mon Jun 19, 2017 3:31 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

bootsy (100): Mary Tyler Moore (#13) I'm so sorry. I thought that was for movies. Otherwise, Mary Tyler Moore would have snuck in. Oh. You can PM a revised list if you like (and I will make the necessary adjustments) though Mary Tyler Moore would still not make the cut as you are the only one who v...
by babydoll
Mon Jun 19, 2017 3:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help with next week's B-Sides topic (I'm getting married next week)
Replies: 21
Views: 4311

Re: Help with next week's B-Sides topic (I'm getting married next week)

May I just suggest you make MJ's "Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough" a high priority? Because that song gets the party going. But it's your wedding and I'm just so happy for you. You can do whatever you want. But, seriously, party anthem.
by babydoll
Sun Jun 18, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help with next week's B-Sides topic (I'm getting married next week)
Replies: 21
Views: 4311

Re: Help with next week's B-Sides topic

Dude, what will be your wedding song?
by babydoll
Sun Jun 18, 2017 10:09 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results
Replies: 108
Views: 31086

Re: AMF's 100 Greatest TV and Film Actors and Actresses of All Time (2017): Results

Dexter wrote:bootsy (100): Mary Tyler Moore (#13)
I'm so sorry. I thought that was for movies. Otherwise, Mary Tyler Moore would have snuck in.
by babydoll
Wed Jun 14, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Elspeth Beidas - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists (Album and Song Lists) (2016)
Replies: 27
Views: 12711

Re: Elspeth Beidas - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists (Album and Song Lists) (2016)

sam.peeler wrote:3. Elvis Presley "Elvis Is Back!" (1960)
The moment when you go "Ooh, this is interesting. I like it!" then realize it's not ranked #3, it's in chronological order.
by babydoll
Wed Jun 14, 2017 1:50 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: TSPDT Series, #91
Replies: 2
Views: 1665

Re: TSPDT Series, #91

I gave it a 9. For some reason, this was just never my favorite Woody Allen movie. It's odd, because I feel this is probably the quintessential Woody Allen movie for several reasons. One is that this movie almost blatantly about his and Diane Keaton's relationship; two is that this has an unique mix...
by babydoll
Fri Jun 09, 2017 6:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs Recently Added To Spotify
Replies: 77
Views: 16017

Re: Albums and Songs Recently Added To Spotify

Taylor Swift is back on Spotify, y'all!
by babydoll
Fri Jun 09, 2017 1:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: That feeling of discovering a new favorite artist...
Replies: 10
Views: 2600

Re: That feeling of discovering a new favorite artist...

The latest artist that I absolutely 100% love is Kero Kero Bonito, rising up to my top 30. I'm not sure if they really have potential to be a top 30 artist for me, but Bonito Generation was an unusually good album. I say "unusual" because I usually deride consumerist/bourgeoisie/childlike/whatever-...
by babydoll
Thu Jun 08, 2017 12:44 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Uncut (UK) - Feed Your Head: 50 Essential Songs from the Summer of Love (2017)
Replies: 5
Views: 2194

Re: Uncut (UK) - Feed Your Head: 50 Essential Songs from the Summer of Love (2017)

Henrik wrote:Alright. There's hardly any R&B, but that might be their taste.
Well, to be fair, when you think "Respect", you don't think "Summer of Love."
by babydoll
Mon Jun 05, 2017 3:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 19616

Re: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll

It just missed my top 15, but I thought I'd mention this is the year of what could be listed as "Prince and company | While My Guitar Gently Weeps." Maybe his most famous musical moment since his pre-symbol days. I thought the rain coming down on him at the Super Bowl while singing "Purple Rain" wa...
by babydoll
Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 91207

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Okay, this is my submission. There's not going to be any updates before or on the 30th, so...

https://rateyourmusic.com/list/babydoll ... -albums-1/

Thank you, notbrianeno!
by babydoll
Sun May 28, 2017 4:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Olivia Newton-John: Appreciation
Replies: 17
Views: 4777

Re: Olivia Newton-John: Appreciation

Too bad about Frankie Valli. I mean he's just an okay artist overall, but "Grease" is one of the best pop songs of all time. Eh, "Grease" isn't one of his best songs. Not when you have contenders such as "Walk Like a Man" and "Can't Take My Eyes Off You". Now those are just plain great pop. Also I ...