Joseph Gallo

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Poet/Writer/Musician/Teacher/Artist/Actor/Starstuff
Location Goleta, California, United States
Introduction Creating, Always Creating . . .
Interests People, Literature, Music, Art, Photography, Artography, Books, History, Cinema, Theatre, Dance, Astronomy, Science, Nature, Maps, Languages, Books, Tennis, Sports, Dreaming, Doing, Being, Nothing & Resting Afterward, Geoterran & Interdimensional Travel
Favorite Movies Cyrano de Bergerac, Romeo & Juliet (Ziffirelli), Casablanca, Citizen Kane, Les Mistons, Alexander Nevsky, Juliet of the Spirits, 8½, La Dolce Vita, City of Women, La Strada, The Nights of Cabiria, The White Sheik, Toby Dammit (Spirits of the Dead), Satyricon, Roma, Amarcord, The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie, Excalibur, Austin Powers 1-3, Star Wars 1-6, Everything Hitchcock, Anything Sergio Leone, Dead Man, Natural Born Killers, Night On Earth, A Clockwork Orange, Zardoz, Alien 1-4, Slaughterhouse Five, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Minority Report, Fantastic Planet, Forbidden Planet, Colossus: The Forbin Project, On The Beach, Dr. Strangelove, Little Big Man, Unforgiven, The Hired Hand, Easy Rider, Nightmare Before Xmas, Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid, Monty Python Flicks, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Young Frankenstein, Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder), Shane, It's A Wonderful Life, Made In Heaven, The Princess Bride, American Beauty, Requiem For A Dream, The Seventh Seal, Nosferatu, The Grapes Of Wrath, Water For Chocolate, Amelie, Delicatessen, Before Sunrise, Before Sunset, Killing Zoe, Run Lola Run, Pulp Fiction, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Glengarry Glen Ross, The Spanish Prisoner, Boogie Nights, The Transporter, Trainspotting, The Bourne Trilogy, 200 Motels, Being There, Pink Panther (Peter Sellers), Things Change, Harry & Tonto, Barbarella, Billy Budd, Once Upon A Time In The West, My Name Is Nobody, Fight Club, Meet Joe Black, The Departed, The Joy Luck Club, The Lover, A Little Romance, The English Patient, The Remains Of The Day, Once, La Vie En Rose, Les Parapluies de Cherbourg, The Shawshank Redemption, The Royal Tenenbaums, Apocalypto, Grindhouse Flicks, Machete, The Libertine, Peggy Sue Got Married, Michael Clayton, Up In The Air, The Red Violin, The Reader, Le Cage Aux Folles, The Girl in the Café, Lost In Translation, Marrying Darcy, The Bridges of Madison County, to name but a few . . .
Favorite Music Dead Can Dance, Brendan Perry, Lisa Gerrard, King Crimson, Neko Case, The Beatles, Tool, RATM, The Who, ELP, The Mars Volta, Yes, (Old)Genesis, Peter Gabriel, Tim & Jeff Buckley, Donovan, Bob Dylan, Stan Rogers, Robin Williamson, Jackson Browne, Richard Shindell, Billy Bragg, John Cale, Kate Bush, John Williamson, Edith Piaf, Lucinda Williams, Iris DeMent, Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Laurie Anderson, Glen Hansard, Marketa Irglova, Clawfinger, Rammstein, Niacin, Classical, Folk, Ethnic, Cultural, Experimental, East Indian, American Indian, Fusion, Klezmer, Traditional Blues, ProgJazz, H & D Metal, Dark Wave, My Own & Friend's Songs & Compositions, Music From The Future...
Favorite Books Kurt Vonnegut, Stranger In A Strange Land, Brave New World, Richard Brautigan, Catch-22, Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Anthem, Shadows of the Morning, Vampire Chronicles, Siddhartha, Girl With A Pearl Earring, The Labyrinth, God's Debris, Under The Tuscan Sun, To Kill A Mockingbird, Footfall, I, Claudius, Claudius The God, The Catcher In The Rye, One Hundred Years Of Solitude, In My Own Write, On The Road, Down & Out In Paris & London, The English Patient, Carl Sagan, TC Boyle, The Shredded Mettle of the Heart: First Chamber