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Re: The 7th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Thread

2011 Horror Challenge
Total Viewed: 108
Pace: 108
New Watched (Spade denotes new):76/108
Ratio: 70%
2007: 61
2008: 62
2009: 122
2010: 107
2011: 108
2011 Goal Bronze(108) (108)Silver (123) Gold (124+)
100 Movies on 10.29 at 11:45 AM
31 Films Complete 10.31 at 10AM
Subset Complete 10.31 at 10AM
Complete Checklist on 10/31


Body Count: 672
Boob Count: 92

Oct. 1st
1. House of Exorcism (Bava*,1974) 45/100 - Really wish I watched Lisa and the Devil instead
2. Night of the Creeps (Dekker,1986) 73/100 - Was lucky enough to meet Tom Atkins 2 weeks ago
Oct. 2nd
3. Frogs(McCowan,1972) 40/100 If it's called Frogs, why was there more then frogs killing
4. Inferno (Argento,1980) 75/100 Missed this Argento Gem, clad I caught it
5. [Rec] (Balaguero,2007) -65/100 Liked this one.. and don't even mind the remake.
Oct. 3rd
6. Santa Sangre (Jodorowsky,1989) 75/100 Excellent movie, just plain excellent
7. Orca (Anderson,1977) 48/100 People like to say its a Jaws ripoff.... and they're right.
8. Zombies of Mora Tau (Cahn,1957) 42/100 Kind of just ends....
9. Fritt Vilt 3 (Sandemose,2010) 52/100 Worst of the 3 by far
10. Don't be afraid of the dark (Nixey,2010) 45/100 CGI killed it for me
11. Blood Diner (Kong,1987) terrible....
12. [Rec]2 (Balaguero,2009) I liked the virus having demonic roots
13. The Keep (Mann, 1983) didn't keep my attention, but had a cool premise
Oct 4th
14. Cat People (Tourneur, 1942) 60/100 I liked it, but I think I am still biased towards older movies
15. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Mamoulian, 1931) 68/100 Really liked it, and the effects where good for 1931
16. The House on Skull Mountain (Honthaner, 1974) voodoo, murder and blacksploitation
17. Hush, Hush Sweet Charlotte (Aldrich, 1964) 65/100 Liked it better then I thought I would
18. Trauma (Argento,1993) 55/100 Not the best Argento, but it does the job
19. Terror in the Aisles (Kuehn, 1984) 53/100 A nicely edited package of some horror and non-horror clips
20. La terza madre a.k.a Mother of Tears (Argento,2007) 52/100 Def. the worst of the 3 mothers,but wasn't bad on the gore.
21. Creepshow (Romero, 1982) 63/100 Still a classic in my mind, and an allstar b-level cast
Oct. 5th
22. The Horde (Dahan, 2009) 55/100 Def. keeps the action going
23. I walked with a Zombie (lewton, 1943) 58/100 I liked it, but I still hold a bias to older movies.
24. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Wiene, 1920) 60/100 I liked the premise
25. It! The Terror from Beyond Space (Cahn, 1958) 55/100 the monster was quick, and strong. made it seem scarier.
Oct. 6th
26. Dead and Burried (O'Bannon, 1981) 65/100 I love the idea, feels like Lovecraft
27. The Thing from another world (Nyby,1951 65/100 You can see why Carpenter loves it
28. The Booth(Nakamura,2005) 55/100 Well done with limited story
Oct. 7th
29. Vampire Circus (Young, 1972) 59/100 Not hammer's Best, but good none the less
30. The Last Exorcism (Stamm,2010) 61/100 If it didn't have the twist, I thought it would have been a terrible movie
31. The Human Centipede: First Sequence (Six,20009) 48/100 not as sickening as I thought it would be.



Checklist
Spoiler:
Watch a film starring:
-x- Barbara Crampton -or- Barbara Shelley -Re-Animator
-x- Doug Bradley -or- Sid Haig - A Dead Calling
-x- Hazel Court -Masque of Red Death
-x- Klaus Kinski - Venom
-x- Lance Henriksen -or- Ken Foree - Horror Show
-x- Lon Chaney Jr. -or- Lon Chaney Sr. - The Mummy's Curse
-x- Michael Gough - Beserk
-x- Ron Perlman -or- Tom Atkins - Night of the Creeps
-x- Ted Raimi -or- Reggie Bannister - Maniac Cop
-x- Vincent Price - Masque of Red Death

Watch a film composed by:
-x- James Bernard -
-x- Simon Boswell - Santa Sangre

Watch a film directed by:
-x- David Cronenberg - Videodrome
-x- Jean Rollin - Grapes of Death
-x- John Carpenter - The Fog
-x-Sergio Martino -or- Riccardo Freda - Torso
-x- Terence Fisher - Curse of the Werewolf

Watch a film with make-up effects by:
-x- Dick Smith - Exorcist 2: The Heretic
-x- Tom Savini - Trauma

Watch a film in each of the following sub-genres / types:
-x- Anthology Film - Creepshow
-x- Appears on Video Nasties List - Dead and Burried
-x- Based on a Novel - The Keep
-x- Blue Underground - Inferno
-x- Called "Attack of ..." -Attack of the Killer tomatoes
-x- Called "Day of ..." -Day of the Beast
-x- Called "Night of ..." Night of the Comet
-x- Called "Return of ..." - Return of the Living Dead
-x- Called "Revenge of ..." - Revenge of the Zombies
-x- Cannibalism - Blood Diner
-x- Documentary - Peter Cushing: One way Ticket to Hollywood
-x- Extraterrestrial - The Thing from Another world
-x- Film and at Least Two of its Sequels - Childs Play 1,2,3
-x- Film and its Remake - The Thing/The Thing from Another World
-x- Frankenstein - Abbot and Costello Meat Frankenstein
-x- Ghost / Haunting - Grave Encounters
-x- Giallo - Trauma
-x- Horror Host ( Elvira) Elvira's Movie Macabre:Attack of the Killer tomatoes
-x- J-Horror - The Booth
-x- Killer / Evil Animal - Frogs
-x- Killer / Evil Child - Let Me In
-x- Killer / Evil Doll - Childs Play 2
-x- Made-for-TV Movie - MOH: Sick Girl
-x- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - Pumpkinhead
-x- MST3K / RiffTrax / Cinematic Titanic -
-x- Mummy - The Mummy's Curse
-x- Musical - Poultrygiest
-x- Rape / Revenge - The Woman
-x- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Trauma
-x- Silent Film - The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
-x- Spoof / Comedy - Blood Diner
-x- Takes Place in Space - It! The terror from Beyond Space
-x- Takes Place on a Holiday - Trick r' Treat
-x- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -Leviathan
-x- Vampire - Vampire Circus
-x- Werewolf - Curse of the Werewolf
-x- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - House of Exorcism
-x- With Commentary - Videodrome
-x- With the Words "Living Dead" in the Title - Return of the Living Dead
-x- Won an Academy Award (Best Actor) - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
-x- Zombie - Zombies of Mora Tau

Watch films in at least three formats (Blu-ray, DVD, streaming, etc.):
-x- First format, (Blu Ray), (Night of the Creeps).
-x- Second format, (DVD), (Infero).
-x- Third format, (Netflix Streaming), (Frogs)
-x- Fourth format, (DvR,Cable TV), (Cat People)

Watch films in at least three languages other than English:
-x- First language, (Spanish), ([REC]).
-x- Second language, (Norwegien), (Fritt Vilt 3).
-x- Third language, (French), (The Horde).

Watch one film from every decade of film history:
-x- 1920 - The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
-x- 1930 - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
-x- 1940 - Cat People
-x- 1950 - Zombies of Mora Tau
-x- 1960 - Hush, Hush Sweet Charlotte
-x- 1970 - House of Exorcism
-x- 1980 - Santa Sangre
-x- 1990 - Trauma
-x- 2000 - [Rec]
-x- 2010 - Don't be Afraid of the Dark

Watch a film for each rating:
-x- G - The Snow Creature
-x- PG - Frogs
-x- PG-13 - Night of the Comet
-x- R - [Rec]
-x- X / NC-17 - Santa Sangre
-x- Unrated - Blood Diner


Venture Into the Literary World:
-x- Read a Horror Novel or Novella Walking Dead

Subset
Spoiler:

-x- Any Day: Theatrical Showing - Sweet Pia
-x- 10/01: Don't Drink the Kool-Aid! - Cult Horror Films - House of Exorcism
-x- 10/02: Down with the Sickness - Infection / Epidemic / Viral - [Rec]
-x- 10/03: One Good Ripoff Deserves Another - JawsSploitation - Orca
-x- 10/04: Dawn of the Disco - 1970s Horror Cinema - The House on Skull Mountain
-x- 10/05: Inside Them Faceless Frontiers - French Horror Films - The Horde
-x- 10/06: Condemned to VHS Hell! - Video Nasties - Dead and Burried
-x- 10/07: Bloody Tea & Crumpets - Hammer / Amicus / Ealing / Black and Blue - Vampire Circus
-x- 10/08: Supercharged Zombie Go Boom! - Action Horror - Maniac Cop
-X- 10/09: The Asian Buffet of Tantalizing Terrors! - Korean / Thai / J-Horror / Indian / Chinese / Philippine / Indonesian - Premonition
-X- 10/10: Passport to Bloodcurdling Terror! - BFI's 100 European Horror Films - Hour of the Wolf
-x- 10/11: Full Moon Madness - Werewolves - Curse of the Werewolf
-x- 10/12: Hail to the King, Baby! - Cinema Inspired by Stephen King - Maximum Overdrive
-x- 10/13: Don't Go Lookin' for Trouble. Trouble will Find You. - Found Footage - Grave Encounters
-x- 10/14: Oozing Ectoplasm Euphoria - Supernatural / Haunted House / Ghost - The Fog
-x- 10/15: Meat's Meat, and a Man's Gotta Eat - Comedy / Spoof Horror Films - Poultrygeist
-x- 10/16: Bavas, Argentos and Fulcis, Oh My! - Italian Horror Films - Kill Baby Kill
-x- 10/17: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies - Asylum
-x- 10/18: Franchise Fantástico - Icons of Horror - Pumpkinhead
-x- 10/19:It Slices, Dices & Guts You Like a Fish - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers - 100 Tears
-x- 10/20: A Reel Cinematic Suckfest! - Vampire Films - From Dusk Till Dawn
-x- 10/21: It's the End of the World As We Know It - Apocalyptic Horror - Dawn of the Dead
-x- 10/22: Mausoleum Mayhem, Gangrene Brainstem! - Zombie Films - Deathdream
-x- 10/23: Atmosphere, Castles and Fog Machines - Gothic Horror - The Uninvited
-x- 10/24: The Freaks Come Out at Night - Mutants - Dr. Renault's Secret
-x- 10/25: The Master of the Macabre Centennial - Vincent Price Filmography - Theatre of Blood
-x- 10/26: eXtReMeLy Disturbing Depravity - Splatter / Gore - Black Belly of the Tarantula
-x- 10/27: Freudian Fragments and Monster Mindfucks - Psychological Horror -
-x- 10/28: That Sly Come-Hither Stare - Witchcraft -Burn Witch,Burn
-x- 10/29: Mass Marathon of the Damned 2: Electric Chainsaw Blues - Anything
-x- 10/30: The Demented Debauchery of Devil's Night - Demonic Possession / Satanic -
-x- 10/31: All Hallows Eve Hellfest - Halloween Related -


31 Films
Spoiler:

-x- 10/01: Bladz - Santa Sangre (1989)
-x- 10/02: coyoteblue - [Rec] (2008)
-x- 10/03: rbrown498 - Orca: The Killer Whale (1977)
-x- 10/04: orlmac - Frog (1972)
-x- 10/05: Darkgod - The Horde (2009)
-x- 10/06: Mister Peepers - Dead & Buried (1981)
-x- 10/07: mallratcal - Vampire Circus (1972)
-x- 10/08: Screwadu - Goliathon (1977)
-x- 10/09: tarfrimmer - Premonition (2004)
-x- 10/10: Undeadcow - The Grapes of Death (1978)
-x- 10/11: Gobear - Dog Soldiers (2002)
-x- 10/12: Trevor - Creepshow (1982)
-x- 10/13: Chad - Trollhunter (2010)
-x- 10/14: J. Farley - Sauna (2008)
-x- 10/15: SterlingBen - Poultrygeist (2006)
-x- 10/16: BobO'Link - Kill Baby, Kill (1966)
-x- 10/17: kyleblack - Asylum (1972)
-x- 10/18: shellebelle - Pumpkinhead (1988)
-x- 10/19: nezumi - Night of the Comet (1984)
-x- 10/20: shadokitty - From Dusk till Dawn (1996)
-x- 10/21: takingchase - The Stepfather (1987)
-x- 10/22: Mondo Kane - Deathdream (1974)
-x- 10/23: MinLShaw - Hour of the Wolf (1968)
-x- 10/24: Cool Ghoul - Dr. Renault's Secret (1942)
-x- 10/25: Doc Moonlight - Theater of Blood (1973)
-x- 10/26: SethDLH - Black Belly of the Tarantula
-x- 10/27: clckworang - Repulsion (1965)
-x- 10/28: NoirFan - Burn, Witch, Burn! (1962)
-x- 10/29: terrycloth - Amusement (2008)
-x- 10/30: dcrw6 - The Possession of David O'Reilly (2010)
-x- 10/31: riotinmyskull - The Lady in White (1988)


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