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Old 09-19-10, 06:36 PM   #64
Darkgod
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Re: The 6th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Thread

Mine... shooting for only 31 this year. Getting married on the 10th, and going to be in Salem, Mass from the 11th to 14th.
2007: 61
2008: 62
2009: 122
2010:Goal: Bronze 31 10 /9 :347PMSilver 123 Gold INf.
Watched to date:107
Pace: 107

Body Count: 510 ,1 Horse, parakeet, cat and 4 dogs
Boob Count: 59


New Views: 67/98
Avg: 68%
Spade = New View

Watch 100+ Movies - Complete
Watch all 31 in the Subset - Complete
Complete the checklist - Complete


October 1st
1. Baron Blood (1972, Bava) 55/100 Not Bava's best, but still a fun watch
2. From Beyond (1986, Gordon) 63/100 Like a Gingerbread Man
3. Haunted Honeymoon ( 1986, Wilder) 45/100 RIP Gilda Radner, comic Genius
4. Monkey Shines (1988, Romero) 64/100 Always wanted to see this, now I am glad I did
5. Count Yorga, Vampyre (1970, Kelljan) 51/100 Hard to hold my interest
October 2nd
6. Sisters (1973, De Palma) 60/100 Wish movies today had this much going for it
7. Demonic Toys (1992, Manoogian) 53/100 Fun watch for Halloween season
8. Patrick (1978, Franklin) 48/100 A movie about a comatose man who spits... but somehow works
9. House of the Devil (2009, West) 65/100 Mixed camp... but I like this
Oct. 3rd
10. Session 9 (2001, Anderson 70/100 one of only a few movies to truly scare me
11. Stepfather 3 (1992, Magar) 44/100 way down from the first one
12. 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams (2010, Sullivan) 28/100 I liked 2001, this not so much
13. Splice (2009, Natali) 58/100 Pretty good, the creature looked evil
14.Psycho (1960, Hitchcock) 100/100 One of only two films I saw is flawless
Oct. 4th
15. The Beast from 20, 000 Fathoms (1953, Lourie) 52/100 A fun little typical 50's b movie
16. Salvage (2009, Gough) 54/100 like the premise
17. Family Guy (Murder Mystery)/The Top 100 Scariest Movie Moments Vol 2
Oct 5th
18. Empire of the Ants (1977, Gordon) 48/100 remember staying home from school and watching this
Oct. 6th
19. Four Flies on Grey Velvet (1971, Argento) 61/100 Love Argento
20. The Rig (2010, Atencio) 40/100 Heard such good things... none of them where true
21. The Top 100 Scariest Movie Moments Vol 2/The Top 100 Scariest Movie Moments Vol 3
22. The Ring (2002, Verbinski) 65/100 One of the other movies that scares me
23. The Rocky Horror Picture Show 50/100 I get the pop culture value, but doesn't do it for me
24. It's Alive (1974, Cohen) 58/100 Love it..
Oct. 7th
25. From Dusk till Dawn 60/100 ( 1996, Rodriguez) Set such an example for much of the grindhouse fair
26. The Top 100 Scariest Movie Moments Vol4/ The Top 100 Scariest Moments Vol 5
27. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow(1949, Algar) 49/100 Love the story,
28. Hunter Prey (2010, Collara) 45/100 The guy can do anything with no money
Oct. 8th
29. Wrong Turn 2 (2007, Lynch) 51/100 Actually thought this was a good sequal
Oct. 9th
30. 8213 Gacy House (2010, Frankhauser) 25/100 terrible
31. Predators (2010, Attel) 59/100 A worthy "sequal"
Oct. 10th
Got Married
Oct. 11th
Honeymoon
Oct. 12th
Honeymoon
Oct. 13th
Honeymoon
Oct 14th
Honeymoon

Oct15th
Oct 16th

32. Frozen (2010, Green) 60/100 Green is shaping up to become a force in horror
33. A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010, Bayer) 45/100 Why was this made
34. Vertige a.k.a High Lane (2009, Ferry) 53/100 Thought I saw this before... guess not.
35. Altitude (2010, Andrews) 50/100 Like the comic book feel to this... but does little else
36. The Hound of The Baskervilles (1939, Lanfield) 55/100 Never thought I would like this but I did.

Part 2

Spoiler:
Top 10
1. Psycho (100)
2. Beetlejuice (80)
3. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Wariors
4. Return of the Living Dead (72)
. Ginger Snaps (72)
6. Scanners (70)
. The Devil's Backbone
. Best Worst Movie (70)
. Session 9 (70)
10. The Children (68)

Top 10 New
1. Scanners (70)
. Best Worst Movie (70)
. The Devil's Backbone (70)
3. The Children (68)
4. The Seventh Victim (65)
. Dead SNow (65)
6. Monkey Shines (64)
. Strait Jacket (64)
8. From Beyond the Grave (63)
. Disapearence of Alice Creed (63)

Most watched Director - Fulci, Dekker, Green, Romero (2)
Most Watched Decade 80's (29)

Spoiler:

Watch one film from every decade of film history.
-x- 1890 - Execution of Mary Queen of Scots
-x- 1900 - The INfernal Cauldren
-x- 1910 - Frankenstein
-x- 1920 - The Cat and the Canary
-x- 1930 - The Hound of the Baskervilles
-x- 1940 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
-x- 1950 - The Beast from 20000 Fathoms
-x- 1960 - Psycho
-x- 1970 - Baron Blood
-x- 1980 - From Beyond
-x- 1990 - Stepfather 3
-x- 2000 - Session 9
-x- 2010 - 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams

Watch a film for each rating:
-x- Unrated (pre-MPAA) - The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
-x- G - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
-x- PG - Baron Blood (1972)
-x- PG-13 - Count Yorga
-x- R - From Beyond
-x- NC-17 - Hatchet: Directors Cut
-x- X (not porn; several horror films were rated X) - Flesh for Frankenstein
-x- Unrated (post-MPAA) - 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams

Watch films in at least three formats (DVD, BD, HD DVD, Laserdisc, TV, online, UMD, theater, iPod, etc).
-x- First format,(DVD) Baron Blood
-x- Second format, (Netflix Streeming) From Beyond
-x- Third format, (AVI on computer), 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams

Watch a film starring:
-x- Basil Rathbone -or- Glenn Strange - The Hound of the Baskervilles (Basil)
-x- John Saxon -or- Danny Trejo - From Dusk to Dawn (Trejo)
-x- Paul Naschy -or- Josť "Coffin Joe" Marins - Hunchback of the morgue (Naschy)
-x- Donald Pleasence -or- John Carradine -From Beyond the Grave(pleasence)
-x- Clint Howard -or- Michael Berryman - The Wraith
-x- Bill Moseley -or- Keith David - 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams (mosley)
-x- Dick Miller -or- David Warner - From Beyond the Grave (warner)
-x- Udo Kier -or- Barbara Steele - Flesh for Frankenstein (Kier)
-x- Tony Todd -or- Brad Dourif - Hatchet (Todd)
-x- Linnea Quigley -or- Debbie Rochon - Night of the Demons (Quigley)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-x- First language, (Black House), (Japanese).
-x- Second language, (Dead Snow), (Norwegian).

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres/types:
-x- Vampire - Count Yorga, Vampyire
-x- Frankenstein - Flesh for Frankenstein
-x- Werewolf - Ginger Snaps
-x- Mummy - Attack of the Mayan Mummy
-x- Ghost/haunting
-x- Witchcraft/satanic/religious - Baron Blood
-x- Zombie - Salvage
-x- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac - 4 Flies on Grey Velvet
-x- Monster/creature feature/Godzilla - Beast from 20000 fathoms
-x- Documentary - Best Worst Movie
-x- Musical - The Rocky Horror Picture Show
-x- Spoof/comedy - Haunted Honeymoon
-x- Revenge - The Wraith
-x- Killer/evil doll - Demonic Toys
-x- Killer/evil animal - monkey shines
-x- Killer/evil child - It's Alive
-x- Giallo - 4 Flies on Grey Velvet
-x- J horror - The Black house
-x- MST3K/rifftrax/CT - VoodooMan
-x- film and its remake - Night of the Demons (1988, 2009)
-x- based on a novel - Psycho
-x- directed by Ti West - House of the Devil
-x- won an Academy Award -- any category - Beetlejuice
-x- silent film - The Cat and the Canary
-x- Criterion version film - Sisters
-x- with commentary - Return of the Living Dead
-x- film and at least two of its sequels - Wrong Turn 1,2,3
-x- anthology film - From Beyond the Grave
-x- appears on video nasties list - Contamination
-x- hosted by Elvira - Monstroid
-x- takes place on a holiday - Night of the Demons
-x- takes place in space - Hunter Prey
-x- takes place on or under the sea - The Rig
-x- animated film - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
-x- called "Day of ..." - Day of the Dead
-x- called "Night of ..." - Night of the Creeps
-x- called "Return of ..." - Return of the Living Dead
-x- called "Revenge of ..." - Revenge of the Zombies
-x- called "Attack of ..." - Attack of the Mayan Mummy
-x- with the words "Living Dead" in the title - Return of the Living Dead



Last edited by Darkgod; 11-01-10 at 11:02 AM.
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