The Simpsons Movie: No Alf Clausen? A crime!
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Not a single game of quidditch? Feh!
Oh, all right -- I'm just lazy. And the arrival of August 1st brings with it the first glimpse of the end of the summer: classes begin August 27th. There's a whole lot to be done before then, so a panicky feeling descends. "Somehow it will all get done", right? It's sounding less convincing now.
I may get around to reviewing those two cultural touchstones, but in the meantime I think you might be able to find other reviews somewhere.