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Last viewed films list before the Indie Spirit, and Oscar this weekend! I think I did pretty okay for a bit more than a month… you think?

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A 2003 film directed by Su-yeon Gu about a high school student named Hidenori Kaneshiro (Hayato Ichihara) who lives in Tokyo as a Korean-Japanese, who gets bullied for being half-Korean despite being raised Japanese. Because of this, he’s developed a reckless answer to life’s problems by not caring about anything in the real world… except maybe his sister.

Genre: Drama, Comedy
Starring: Hayato Ichihara, Mika Nakashima, Shin Yazawa, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi
Special appearances by: Akira Emoto, Rie Tomosaka, Yu Aoi, Kimiko Yo, Yoshinori Okada
Duration: +1:50hr

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More Sholly Fanart~

February 19, 2009 — Leave a comment

A few days ago, I posted some Sholly fanart over my portfolio. I thought I’d post that in here as well… just in case. Since my blog seems a bit more visited than my portfolio.

hi amy wong - letter monsters

Check the process over here… and the full size here.

My Life as a Soundtrack~

February 19, 2009 — 3 Comments

I’ve got another list of songs for you~

care to do yours too?? It’s the same business~

  1. grab your music player of choice (iPod, iTunes, Windows Media, etc)
  2. activate shuffle
  3. the song that plays for each category~~
  • Opening Credits
    East Village Opera Company – O Mio Babbino Caro Redux
    this actually has a nice intro for an opening sequence. I accept. ^^
  • Waking Up
    Matchbox Twenty – If You’re Gone
    kind of a downer song for waking up, no?
  • First Day At School
    Tegan and Sara – Back in Your Head
    this soundtrack has all the flare of a RomCom, no? Back in Your Head on the First Day at School
  • Falling In Love
    Gianmarco – Te Mentiria
    Again… I’m sure I’ve got something against love.
  • Fight Song
    The Futureheads – First Day
    this one has a nice energy for a fight sequence. trouble-maker amy!! Fights on the First Day.
  • Breaking Up
    Greenday – Homecoming / The Death Of St. Jimmy / East 12th St. / Nobody Likes You / Rock And Roll Girlfriend / We’re Coming Home Again
    hahaha, such an epic breaking up song~
  • Prom
    The Sunwater Diaries – Age Old Question
    Prom’s the Age Old Question? LOL – xD
  • Life’s OK
    Faith Hill – Dearly Beloved
    sounds like either a wedding, or a funeral… something church-y going on here.
  • Secret Love
    St. Vincent – Marry Me
    uh-oh. is that a request?
  • Mental Breakdown
    Greenday – Extraordinary Girl
    great… must have a mental breakdown to be an ‘extraordinary  girl’
  • Driving
    Melanie C – Protected
    … ‘coz me’s dangerous at the wheel? xD
  • Flashback
    Bjork – Innocence
    oh… falshback to my innocence? does that mean I’m not no more?
  • Getting Back Together
    Lauryn Hill – Can’t Take my Eyes Off of You
    *i love you baby!* xD
  • Wedding
    Anika Paris – It’s About
    what the…
  • Birth of Child
    Aqua – Barbie Girl
    oh, geez~~
  • Final Battle
    The Ark – Hey Modern Days
    final battle for modern days? xD
  • Death Scene
    Yugo Kanno – 暖簾を守る (Noren wo Mamoru) – Protect Reputation (Osen OST)
    Actually… kind of a nice song. LOL
  • Funeral Song
    Dixie Chicks – Baby Hold On
    ugh, break my heart already~~
  • End Credits
    Pink – Who Knew
    the end! who knew!! xD

Alfie

February 18, 2009 — 4 Comments

So… 2260 songs, and this is what shuffle could do? LOL’ Let’s see how you like it…

In response to Julili~~~

INSTRUCTIONS:
1. Put your iPod or other music player on shuffle.
2. For each question, press the NEXT button to get your answer.
3. You must write that song name down no matter how silly it sounds.
4. Tag friends who might enjoy doing this as well as the person you got this from.

IF SOMEONE SAYS “IS THIS OKAY” YOU SAY?
Yael Naim – Yashanti – apparently it means ‘I slept’ ‘LOL

WHAT WOULD BEST DESCRIBE YOUR PERSONALITY?
Feist – Mushaboom… maybe I feel a little bit like a Lacoste commercial. xD

WHAT DO YOU LIKE IN A GUY/GIRL?
Marit Larsen – Is It Love

WHAT IS YOUR LIFE’S PURPOSE?
Yael Naim – Lachlom – means ‘to dream‘? – aww~~ I’m meant to dream? xD

WHAT IS YOUR MOTTO?
Lang Lang – Ode to the Yellow River… don’t get it either, since it’s an instrumental. My motto is to be Chinese?

WHAT DO YOUR FRIENDS THINK OF YOU?
The Beatles – I Should Have Known Better ~~~ why? WHY?!

WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT OFTEN?
Tegan and Sara – Freedom… hahaha

WHAT IS 2+2?
Marit Larsen – Only a Fool~~~ only a fool knows how to sum. xD

WHAT DO YOU THINK OF YOUR BEST FRIENDS?
Andrea Echeverri – Lactochampeta ~~ this has to be wrong in some level, right?

WHAT IS YOUR LIFE STORY?
Julieta Venegas – Andar Conmigo ~~~ my life story is hanging on my own?

WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GROW UP??
Justin Timberlake – Summer Love/Set the Mood Right ~~
wanna have a summer L. O. V. E, ridin’ with the top down /// and I wanna set the mood right haha.

WHAT DO YOU THINK WHEN YOU SEE THE PERSON YOU LIKE??
Feist – Inside and Out ~~~ sounds like I puke. Though, that’d be my insides out, non?

WHAT DO YOUR PARENTS THINK OF YOU?
Tracy Chapman – Save Us All ~~ me the superhero!

WHAT WILL YOU DANCE TO AT YOUR WEDDING?
Alexandre Desplat (Benjamin Button OST) – Alone at Night
see, another clue as to why I will not have a wedding

WHAT WILL THEY PLAY AT YOUR FUNERAL?
5ive – Keep on Movin’
Please, everyone… life goes on~~ xD I’d rather they’d play “When I Get Where I’m Going”
by Brad Paisley and Dolly Parton

WHAT IS YOUR HOBBY/INTEREST?
Pink Martini – Bolero… eh, ok?

WHAT IS YOUR BIGGEST SECRET?
Jay Chou – Yuan You Hui (Carnival)
maybe that I like to party? Which is not~~

WHAT DO YOU THINK OF YOUR FRIENDS?
Beethoven – Spring (Nodame Cantabile OST)
awww, soothing as spring?

WHAT’S THE WORST THING THAT COULD HAPPEN?
Avril Lavigne – Nobody’s Home
Yes… sorry, Avril, right? You’re shocked?

HOW WILL YOU DIE?
Kate Nash – Mouthwash
hahaha, gotta stop brushing and flossing then

WHAT IS THE ONE THING YOU REGRET
Andrea Echeverri – Que no Haria~~~ apparently, NOTHING.

WHAT MAKES YOU LAUGH?
Utada Hikaru – Take 5 ?

WHAT MAKES YOU CRY?
Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova – If You Want Me [listen to it]
GAWD, that lyric kills me~~

WILL YOU EVER GET MARRIED?
Jay Chou – Dong Fang Zhi Dian (Palace of the East)
does that mean I’m getting married in China or something?

WHAT SCARES YOU THE MOST?
Christina Aguilera – Understand~~~ ok…

DOES ANYONE LIKE YOU?
The Cranberries – Ode to my Family
That’s sad~ my family only?

IF YOU COULD GO BACK IN TIME, WHAT WOULD YOU CHANGE?
John Mayer – Why Georgia
Just to make it clear. I don’t know anyone named Georgia.

WHAT HURTS RIGHT NOW?
Foo Fighters – Stacked Actors
I don’t get it. Too many ‘faux-actors’ … faux-celebrities? Dead to all Reality TV Stars!

WHAT WILL YOU TITLE THIS POST?
Lily Allen – Alfie