Bob Rini

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About me

Occupation Artist and Creative Outcast
Location United States
Introduction "The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery." Francis Bacon (1909-1992)
Interests Painting, drawing, reading, watching movies, eating good food, hiking with Wendy.
Favorite Movies My Neighbor Totoro, Lost in Translation, Sullivan's Travels, The Godfather, Iron Giant, Rio Bravo, Au Revoir Les Enfants, Amarcord, Battle of Algiers, Rushmore, No Direction Home, Chinatown, Down By Law, The Wizard of Oz, Out of the Past, La Strada, Brazil, Casablanca, On The Waterfront, Blade Runner, Asphalt Jungle, Big Night, Seven Samurai, Wild Strawberries, The Last Waltz, Taxi Driver, A Clockwork Orange, Dr. Strangelove, Lord of the Rings, Rear Window, In America, LA Confidential, The Third Man, Pulp Fiction, 2001, Harlan County, USA, Ken Burns-The War
Favorite Music Nino Rota, Cat Power, Wilco, The Beatles, Louis Armstrong, Bill Frisell, Love, Brazilian Girls, Captain Beefheart, The Heptones, Thelonius Monk, Yo La Tengo, Howlin' Wolf, The Clash, Sonic Youth, Mississippi John Hurt, Ry Cooder, The Ramones, Wilco, Bob Dylan, Stones, Kings of Leon, Kingston Trio, Hank Williams, M.I.A., Elvis Costello, Calexico, Silver Jews, Pogues
Favorite Books Housekeeping, Cloud Atlas, The Things They Carried, Jesus' Son, Gravity's Rainbow, 2666, Dubliners, A Moveable Feast, White Noise, Dog Soldiers, Kavalier and Clay, Shot in the Heart, The Sound and the Fury, Middlesex, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Kill Me Now, The Hero's Journey, Moby Dick, Midnight Disease