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

October 1st

1. The Evil Dead (1981) (12:15am)
2. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) (2:15am)

October 2nd

3. Sorority Row (2009) (11:00pm)

October 3rd - October 4th

None These Days

October 5th

4. Paranormal Activity (2007) (10:00pm)

October 6th

5. A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) (12:05am)
6. The Slumber Party Massacre (1982) (2:25am)

October 7th

7. Slumber Party Massacre II (1987) (10:25pm)
8. Slumber Party Massacre III (1990) (11:40pm)

October 8th - October 11th

None These Days

October 12th

9. Pet Sematary (1989) (10:55pm)

October 13th

10. It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) (11:35pm) Wild Card #1

October 14th

11. Garfield's Halloween Adventure (1985) (12:05am) Wild Card #2
12. Sleepaway Camp (1983) (2:00am) (with commentary)
13. My Soul to Take (2010) (9:30pm) *

October 15th - October 18th

None These Days

October 19th

14. The Psycho Legacy (2010) (7:45pm) *
15. Psycho (1960) (11:10pm)

October 20th

16. Night of the Demons (2009) (1:30am) *
17. Night of the Demons (1988) (12:50pm)

October 21st

18. Maniac (1980) (9:35pm)

October 22nd

19. Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) (1:40am)

October 23rd

None Today

October 24th

20. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (9:15pm)
21. The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) (10:30pm)

October 25th

None Today

October 26th

22. Alien (1979) (7:05pm)

October 27th

None Today

October 28th

23. Aliens (1986) (3:45pm)
24. Alien 3 (1992) (7:35pm)

October 29th

25. Halloween (2007) (11:30pm)

October 30th

None Today

October 31st

26. Halloween (1978) (10:00pm)


* = First Time Viewing
Blue = Blu-Ray



Spoiler:
Watch one film from every decade of film history.
--- 1890 - (insert film title here)
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
-X- 1960 - Psycho (1960)
-X- 1970 - The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
-X- 1980 - The Evil Dead (1981)
-X- 1990 - From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
-X- 2000 - Sorority Row (2009)
-X- 2010 - A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)

Watch a film for each rating:
--- Unrated (pre-MPAA) - (insert film title here)
--- G -
-X- PG - The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
--- PG-13 -
-X- R - From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
-X- NC-17 - The Evil Dead (1981)
--- X (not porn; several horror films were rated X) -
-X- Unrated (post-MPAA) - Halloween (2007)

Watch films in at least three formats (DVD, BD, HD DVD, Laserdisc, TV, online, UMD, theater, iPod, etc).
-X- First format, Blu-Ray, The Evil Dead (1981)
-X- Second format, DVD, From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
-X- Third format, Theater, My Soul to Take (2010)

Watch a film starring:
--- Basil Rathbone -or- Glenn Strange - (insert film title here)
-X- John Saxon -or- Danny Trejo - From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
--- Paul Naschy -or- Josť "Coffin Joe" Marins -
-X- Donald Pleasence -or- John Carradine - Halloween (1978)
-X- Clint Howard -or- Michael Berryman - Halloween (2007)
--- Bill Moseley -or- Keith David -
--- Dick Miller -or- David Warner -
-X- Udo Kier -or- Barbara Steele - Halloween (2007)
-X- Tony Todd -or- Brad Dourif - Halloween (2007)
-X- Linnea Quigley -or- Debbie Rochon - Night of the Demons (1988)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
--- First language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres/types:
-X- Vampire - From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
--- Frankenstein -
--- Werewolf -
--- Mummy -
-X- Ghost/haunting - Paranormal Activity (2007)
--- Witchcraft/satanic/religious -
--- Zombie -
-X- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac - Sorority Row (2009)
-X- Monster/creature feature/Godzilla - Night of the Demons (2009)
-X- Documentary - The Psycho Legacy (2010)
-X- Musical - The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
--- Spoof/comedy -
--- Revenge -
--- Killer/evil doll -
--- Killer/evil animal -
-X- Killer/evil child - Pet Sematary (1989)
--- Giallo -
--- J horror -
--- MST3K/rifftrax/CT -
-X- film and its remake - Night of the Demons (1988) & Night of the Demons (2009)
-X- based on a novel - Pet Sematary (1989)
--- directed by Fred Olen Ray or Frank Henenlotter or Ti West -
-X- won an Academy Award -- Visual Effects - Alien (1979)
--- silent film -
--- Criterion version film -
-X- with commentary - Sleepaway Camp (1983)
-X- film and at least two of its sequels - The Slumber Party Massacre (1982), Slumber Party Massacre II (1987), & Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)
--- anthology film -
-X- appears on video nasties list - The Evil Dead (1981)
--- hosted by Elvira -
-X- takes place on a holiday - Night of the Demons (2009) (Halloween)
-X- takes place in space - Alien (1979)
--- takes place on or under the sea -
-X- animated film - The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
--- called "Day of ..." -
-X- called "Night of ..." - Night of the Demons (2009)
--- called "Return of ..." -
--- called "Revenge of ..." -
--- called "Attack of ..." -
--- with the words "Living Dead" in the title -

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