Media Meme

January 30, 2007 Categories: Memes & Quizzes , Movies , Music , Television | 9 Comments  

Saw this at Sallie’s and thought it would be fun to play along.

Action – Favorite action movie?
The Fugitive

Beautiful – Most beautiful performer?
Catherine Zeta-Jones

Comedy – Favorite comedy (TV or movie)?
Seinfeld

Drama – Favorite drama (TV or movie)?
House

Event – Historic event that kept you riveted to the TV?
September 11, 2001

Favorite – If you could only own and watch one DVD the rest of your life, what would it be?
Just one? Sleepless in Seattle. Or maybe Meet Me in St. Louis. Or White Christmas. Or …

G – Favorite G rated movie?
Meet Me in St. Louis

Head over heels – Which star were you in love with when you were younger?
Cary Grant and Gene Kelly. My parents raised me on old movies.

Ice – Did you see the “Miracle on Ice” live (tape delayed) in 1980?
Nope.

Justice – Did you watch any of the famous O.J. Simpson chase down the freeway?
Yes. I also remember the verdict. My boss had a TV brought in and we all gathered in the meeting room to watch.

King of the Thriller – Favorite Hitchcock movie?
Rear Window

Laettner – Did you see Duke’s Christian Laettner make the winning shot against Kentucky?
Who’s Laettner? What sport? I guess my answer is no.

MP3 Player – Do you own one?
Yes, and I love it.

Never get enough – Which movie have you watched the most times and how many times have you seen it?
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. I must’ve watched it 30 times with my sisters growing up, and probably another 10 with my own kids.

Opie – Opie or the Beaver?
I didn’t watch either of those shows regularly, but probably Opie.

Pride and Prejudice – Do you prefer A&E or 2005 release?
The A&E Version. Otherwise known as the Colin Firth version. ;)

Quality – Best TV show of all time?
Wow. That’s a toughie. I can’t think of one – lots of ones I like, but greatest of all time? Oh, I know, M*A*S*H. I used to sneak down the stairs and watch reruns at 11:30 p.m. after my parents were sleeping. I had such a huge crush on Hawkeye.

Remote control – Who is in charge in your house?
Me, but only because Kevin is usually snacking on sunflower seeds and he’s too slow at fast-forwarding through commercials. :)

Super Bowl – Game or commercials?
Both.

Television – How many in your house?
Just one.

Ultimate – Who is your favorite movie star?
Well, I already told you my favorite classic movie stars. More current? Matthew McConaghey, Hugh Jackman, George Clooney

Victory – The best sporting event/game you’ve watched live on TV?
Last year’s NFC Championship, when Seattle clinched their spot in last year’s Super Bowl.

Walkman – Did you ever own a Sony Walkman?
I think so.

X – Movie you wish you had never watched?
Carrie. Gave me nightmares for weeks.

Yesterday – How many hours of media did you consume?
Two – we watched an episode of 24 on DVD and then I watched Heroes after Kevin headed to bed early. Oh, and I listened to 1/2 hour of a worship CD.

ZZZ’s – Best music to fall asleep to?
Josh Groban

Let me know if you do this one. Also, Sallie has a Mr. Linky at her site if you want to get more lookers.

9 Comments

  1. Kev

    Ooh fun!
    I’ll have to give this a go!

  2. Kev

    Okay – here’s mine.

  3. Lisa

    Yes, I saw Laettner’s winning shot… And I booed! The sport is college basketball. We are KY Wildcat fans here! Go Big Blue! *Smile*

    You know I love a meme!

  4. carrie

    Kev – I’ll come check it out.

    Lisa – That explains it. I am not a basketball fan. At all. :)

  5. Sarah

    Great meme. Mine is up too, I’d forgotten about Sleepless in Seattle that is a fantastic movie. 9/11 kept me riveted too, shocking beyond belief.

  6. carrie

    Sarah – thanks for stopping by – I’m heading over your way for a peek at your answers.

  7. Mom

    Again – I had no idea you snuck down to watch MASH!

    Love ya.

  8. M Light

    Fun meme! Thanks! It was hard to only pick one thing for some of the categories, though.

  9. carrie

    M Light – I’m heading over to check out your answers!