Found this via Lifehacker, and since it relates to my ongoing geek theme, thought I would share:
Create a Timeline in Microsoft Excel
I think my favorite part is the suggestion that students can add pictures to "jazz up" the time line. (Gratuitous quote marks are mine.)
I still haven't made the Fall 2006 Movie chart, but I'd better get cracking. I have to make a late summer addendum tab for some stuff I've wanted to see for the last few months but couldn't because people's schedules would not align. I'm probably going to end up Netflixing the lot, which is okay, I guess.