Every week I look for new shows, movies, and documentaries to enjoy after work during the week. I try to narrow it down from the high volume of entertainment available to a range of things with a strange twist to them. I also try to keep an eye out for astronomical events, and interesting dates in history. Enjoy, and let me know what you watch!
The first section of the Atlantic City boardwalk was opened to the public in 1870.
Drink an old fashioned to commemorate!
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone released in 1997. Read CNN’s article on the impact the series has had.
American musician Mildred J. Hill, composer of “Happy Birthday, was born in Louisville, Kentucky in 1859. I plan on celebrating with some birthday cake ice cream sandwiches.
Broadchurch (BBC America, Season 3)
The final season of BBC’s detailed and gritty detective show.
Macbeth Met Summer encore- one night only
Baby Driver out in theaters
Heist movie featuring a fresher faced getaway driver with tinnitus.
Margaret Mitchell’s novel “Gone With The Wind” was published, 1936
Gypsy (Netflix, new drama series)
Naomi Watts stars as a suburban therapist whose live slowly unraveles in a surreal fashion.
International Joke Day
America in Color (Smithsonian Channel, new documentary miniseries)
Explores American history by decade, using colorization to transform footage previously seen only in black and white.