Gideon Strumpet

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Introduction Unrepentant book, film, and music junkie.
Interests family, music, film, books, baseball, football, disc golf, art, travel, food, birds, history, writing, playing guitar, beer, wine, blaxploitation, zombies, giallo, horror, science fiction, nature, hiking
Favorite Movies Stanley Kubrick, Akira Kurosawa, Terry Gilliam, Dario Argento, Robert Altman, Sergio Leone, Jean Pierre Melville, Roman Polanski, Henri Clouzot, Sam Peckinpah, John Huston, Lucio Fulci, David Cronenberg, Martin Scorsese, Francis Coppola, Jeunet & Caro, Mario Bava, Coffin Joe, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Richard Lester, Wes Anderson, Lindsay Anderson, John Carpenter, George Romero, Ken Russell, John Boorman, David Lynch, Nicholas Roeg, Guillermo del Toro, Peter Jackson, Jules Dassin, David Lean, Carol Reed
Favorite Music soundtracks, library music, new wave, funk, jazz, 60's rock pop garage, too many to list
Favorite Books Charles Dickens, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Alexandre Dumas, Ivan Turgenev, Edgar Allen Poe, Nikolai Gogol, Herman Melville, Homer, Rabelais, Bocaccio, Cervantes, Alexander Pushkin, Leo Tolstoy, Raymond Chandler, Jim Thompson, David Goodis, Ross MacDonald, Dashiell Hammett, Alastair Reynolds, Iain Banks, China Mieville, William Gibson, Mervyn Peake, Philip K. Dick, H.P. Lovecraft, Matthew Lewis, Charles Maturin, J. Sheridan LeFanu, Stanislaw Lem, Arkady & Boris Strugatsky, Neil Gaiman, Theodore Sturgeon, Irvine Welsh, Graham Joyce, Roald Dahl, A.A. Milne, Karel Capek, Mikhail Bulgakov, Jorge Luis Borges, R.L. Stevenson, Jules Verne, Lewis Carroll, Frank Herbert