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Re: The 6th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Thread



2007 total: 65
2008 total: 103
2009 total: 88
2010 goal: 100

october 1
1. FROM BEYOND (1986) - 3.5/5
2. RE-ANIMATOR (1985) - 5/5

october 2
3. FROZEN (2010) - 4/5
4. LAID TO REST (2009) - 2.5/5
5. CORNERED! (2009)* - 1.5/5
6. THE HAZING (2004)* - 2/5

october 3
7. DEMON KNIGHT (1995)* - 3/5
8. BORDELLO OF BLOOD (1996)* - 2.5/5
9. MIRRORS (2008)* - 2/5
10. SHAUN OF THE DEAD (2004) - 5/5

october 4
11. FRANKENSTEIN (1931)* - 5/5
12. BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1935)* - 4/5

october 5
13. CABIN FEVER (2002) - 4/5
14. CABIN FEVER 2: SPRING FEVER (2009) - 2.5/5

october 6
15. THE BIRD WITH THE CRYSTAL PLUMAGE (1970) - 4.5/5
16. THE CAT O' NINE TAILS (1971) - 3/5
17. FOUR FLIES ON GREY VELVET (1971)* - 3/5
18. HIS NAME WAS JASON: 30 YEARS OF FRIDAY THE 13TH (2009) - 2.5/5

october 7
19. THE HORROR OF PARTY BEACH (1964)* - 2.5/5
20. THE CURSE OF THE LIVING CORPSE (1964)* - 3/5
21. PLANET TERROR (2007) - 4/5
22. DEATH PROOF (2007) - 4/5
23. DRAG ME TO HELL (2009) - 3.5/5
24. HIGH TENSION (2003) - 4/5

october 8

october 9
25. HOUSE OF THE DEVIL (2009) - 4/5
26. TRICK 'R TREAT (2007) - 4/5
27. THE THING (1982) - 5/5

october 10
28. THE MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH (1964)* - 3/5
29. THE PREMATURE BURIAL (1962)* - 3/5
30. SALVAGE (2009)* - 3/5
31. THE LOST BOYS (1987) - 4/5
32. TREEVENGE (2008) - 4/5

october 11
33. THE GATE (1987) - 4/5
34. THE 'BURBS (1989) - 4/5

october 12
35. RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD (1985) - 4/5
36. DEAD SNOW (2009) - 3/5

october 13
37. DRACULA HAS RISEN FROM THE GRAVE (1968)* - 3.5/5
38. I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (1997) - 3.5/5
39. I STILL KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (1998) - 3/5
40. I'LL ALWAYS KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (2006)* - 1.5/5
41. LET THE RIGHT ONE IN (2008) - 4.5/5

october 14
42. MIDNIGHT MOVIE (2008)* - 2/5

october 15
43. THE BLOB (1988) - 3.5/5

october 16
44. SMASH CUT (2009)* - 1.5/5
45. THE MIST (2007) - 4.5/5
46. FEAR NO EVIL (1981) - 2.5/5
47. THE MONSTER SQUAD (1987) - 4/5
48. NIGHT OF THE CREEPS (1986) - 4/5

october 17
49. EQUINOX (1970)* - 3.5/5
50. SISTERS (1973) - 4/5
51. REPULSION (1965) - 4/5
52. THE HAUNTED STRANGLER (1958)* - 3/5
53. FEAR ITSELF: IN SICKNESS AND IN HEALTH (2008)* - 3/5

october 18
54. DAYBREAKERS (2009) - 3.5/5

october 19
55. PSYCHO (1960) - 5/5
56. THE BIRDS (1963) - 4.5/5

october 20
57. MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE (1932)* - 3/5
58. PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE (1974) - 3.5/5
59. NIGHT OF THE DEMONS (1988) - 3.5/5
60. NIGHT OF THE DEMONS (2009)* - 2.5/5
61. BUBBA HO-TEP (2002) - 3.5/5

october 21
62. DEMONS (1985) - 3.5/5
63. DEMONS 2 (1986) - 3/5

october 22
64. THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT (1999) - 3.5/5
65. PARANORMAL ACTIVITY (2007) - 3/5
66. HALLOWEEN (2007) - 3.5/5
67. HALLOWEEN II (2009)- 3.5/5

october 23
68. THE BLACK CAT (1934)* - 3.5/5
69. ZOMBIE (1979) - 4/5
70. DOLLS (1987)* - 2.5/5
71. SLITHER (2006) - 3.5/5

october 24
72. CREEPSHOW (1982) - 4/5
73. CREEPSHOW 2 (1987) - 3.5/5
74. GHOSTS OF MARS (2001) - 2.5/5
75. DAWN OF THE DEAD (2004) - 4/5

october 25
76. HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES (2003) - 3.5/5
77. THE DEVIL'S REJECTS (2005) - 4/5

october 26

october 27
78. CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON (1954)* - 4/5
79. DRACULA (1931)* - 4.5/5
80. THE LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (1960)* - 3.5/5
81. THE RAVEN (1935)* - 3/5
82. EVIL DEAD (1981) - 4/5
83. EVIL DEAD II (1987) - 4.5/5

october 28
84. THE INVISIBLE MAN (1933)* - 4/5
85. THE MUMMY (1932)* - 4/5

october 29
86. FEAR ITSELF: EATER (2008)* - 3/5
87. FEAR ITSELF: SPIRIT BOX (2009)* - 3/5
88. FEAR ITSELF: THE CIRCLE (2009)* - 2.5/5

october 30
89. WHITE ZOMBIE (1932)* - 3.5/5
90. ATTACK OF THE 50 FOOT WOMAN (1958)* - 3/5
91. CARNIVAL OF SOULS (1962) - 3.5/5
92. CORPSE BRIDE (2005) - 3.5/5
93. FEAR ITSELF: SOMETHING WITH BITE (2009)* - 2.5/5
94. THE OFFICE: COSTUME CONTEST (2010)* - 4/5

october 31
95. IT'S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN (1966) - 5/5
96. FEAR ITSELF: COMMUNITY (2008)* - 3.5/5
97. FEAR ITSELF: NEW YEAR'S DAY (2008)* - 2.5/5
98. THE EXORCIST (1973) - 5/5
99. SUSPIRIA (1977) - 5/5
100. KILLER KLOWNS FROM OUTER SPACE (1988) - 3.5/5


* = first time viewing
blue = blu-ray
orange = theatrical
purple = with commentary
red = wildcard


Spoiler:
Watch one film from every decade of film history.
--- 1890 - (insert film title here)
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
-X- 1930 - FRANKENSTEIN
--- 1940 -
-X- 1950 - THE HAUNTED STRANGLER
-X- 1960 - THE HORROR OF PARTY BEACH
-X- 1970 - BIRD WITH THE CRYSTAL PLUMAGE
-X- 1980 - FROM BEYOND
-X- 1990 - DEMON KNIGHT
-X- 2000 - LAID TO REST
-X- 2010 - FROZEN

Watch a film for each rating:
--- Unrated (pre-MPAA) - (insert film title here)
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
--- R -
--- NC-17 -
--- X (not porn; several horror films were rated X) -
--- Unrated (post-MPAA) -

Watch films in at least three formats (DVD, BD, HD DVD, Laserdisc, TV, online, UMD, theater, iPod, etc).
-X- First format, DVD, FROM BEYOND
-X- Second format, Blu-ray, FROZEN
-X- Third format, YouTube, TREEVENGE

Watch a film starring:
--- Basil Rathbone -or- Glenn Strange - (insert film title here)
-X- John Saxon -or- Danny Trejo - HALLOWEEN ('07)
--- Paul Naschy -or- Josť "Coffin Joe" Marins -
--- Donald Pleasence -or- John Carradine -
-X- Clint Howard -or- Michael Berryman - SMASH CUT
-X- Bill Moseley -or- Keith David - THE THING
-X- Dick Miller -or- David Warner - DEMON KNIGHT
-X- Udo Kier -or- Barbara Steele - HALLOWEEN ('07)
-X- Tony Todd -or- Brad Dourif - THE HAZING
-X- Linnea Quigley -or- Debbie Rochon - RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language, FRENCH, HIGH TENSION
-X- Second language, NORWEGIAN, DEAD SNOW

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres/types:
-X- Vampire - BORDELLO OF BLOOD
-X- Frankenstein - FRANKENSTEIN
-X- Werewolf - TRICK 'R TREAT
-X- Mummy - THE MONSTER SQUAD
-X- Ghost/haunting - MIRRORS
-X- Witchcraft/satanic/religious - DRAG ME TO HELL
-X- Zombie - RE-ANIMATOR
-X- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac - LAID TO REST
-X- Monster/creature feature/Godzilla - FRANKENSTEIN
-X- Documentary - HIS NAME WAS JASON
-X- Musical - PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE
-X- Spoof/comedy - SHAUN OF THE DEAD
-X- Revenge - PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE
-X- Killer/evil doll - DOLLS
-X- Killer/evil animal - FROZEN
-X- Killer/evil child - HALLOWEEN ('07)
-X- Giallo - THE BIRD WITH THE CRYSTAL PLUMAGE
--- J horror -
--- MST3K/rifftrax/CT -
-X- film and its remake - NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
-X- based on a novel - LET THE RIGHT ONE IN
-X- directed by Fred Olen Ray or Frank Henenlotter or Ti West - CABIN FEVER 2: SPRING FEVER
-X- won an Academy Award -- any category - THE EXORCIST
--- silent film -
-X- Criterion version film - EQUINOX
-X- with commentary - THE MONSTER SQUAD
-X- film and at least two of its sequels - I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER
-X- anthology film - CREEPSHOW
-X- appears on video nasties list - ZOMBIE
-X- hosted by Elvira - CARNIVAL OF SOULS
-X- takes place on a holiday - THE HAZING
--- takes place in space -
-X- takes place on or under the sea - CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON
-X- animated film - CORPSE BRIDE
--- called "Day of ..." -
-X- called "Night of ..." - NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
-X- called "Return of ..." - RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD
--- called "Revenge of ..." -
-X- called "Attack of ..." - ATTACK OF THE 50 FOOT WOMAN
-X- with the words "Living Dead" in the title - RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD
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rank 'em as you see 'em: 14 | 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 09
october horror movie challenge: 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 09 | 08 | 07
holiday movie challenge: 12 | 11 | 10 | 09 | 08

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