Lessons (Listening, Discussion, Vocab) from TV Series & Movies
(Audio clips are not included; search and find the audio separately)
TV SERIES (More added soon . . . )
X Files Season 9, Episode 7 "John Doe": Agent Doggett wakes up in a Mexican jail with no memory of who he is or how he got there
Pawn Stars (History Ch) Season 1, Episode 6 "Damn Yankees": a rare $20 bill, a Kiss pinball machine, 1982 Harley
The Twilight Zone, Season 1, Episode 8 "Time at Last"
"Destination Truth" Season 4, Episode 13 "Naree pon" (a folk creature found in Thailand)
Series "World's Deadliest Catch" (Discovery), Season 7, Episode 14 "The Island"
MOVIES & Documentaries (More added soon . . . )
Fly Away Home - a great movie about an eccentric inventor, a young girl, tragedy, Canadian geese, and a "can-do" spirit.
Documentary: "Blood Diamonds" (not the Leonardo de Capprio movie, which was also great and would make a logical follow-up to this exercise)
PBS Documentary "Between the Folds", about origami (paper folding)