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Re: 7th Annual Sci-Fi/Fantasy Challenge List Thread

DVD: 8 | DVR: 12 | Netflix Instant/Amazon Prime: 31 | Other Streaming: 24 | On Demand: 4

Checklist:
Spoiler:

Watch one film from every decade, starting with the 1900s.
--- 1900(No time limit but must be at least complete short film) - (optional)
--- 1910(No time limit but must be at least complete short film) - (optional)
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
-X- 1950 - Godzilla (1954)
-X- 1960 - 8 1/2 (1963)
-X- 1970 - Bug (1975)
-X- 1980 - Swamp Thing (1982)
-X- 1990 - Killer Tongue (1996)
-X- 2000 - The Gingerdead Man (2005)
-X- 2010 - Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language - Godzilla (1954) (Japanese)
-X- Second language - 8 1/2 (1963)

Watch a film in 12 of the following
--- Watch a MST3K/Rifftrax/Cinematic Titanic/Hosted version of a sci-fi/fantasy film -
--- Watch a film featuring laser blasters -
--- Watch a film made on a low budget (ex. Corman or Castle movie) -
-X- Watch a film based on a novel - Watchers (1988)
-X- Watch a film which was nominated for a Hugo or Saturn Award - Swamp Thing (1982)
--- Watch a Documentary Feature -
-X- Watch a Film From the Criterion Collection (Doesn't have to be Criterion Version) - Godzilla (1954)
--- Watch a film with commentary -
--- Watch a film and at least two sequels -
--- Watch a film that takes place underneath the Earth -
-X- Watch a film that takes place in space - Stranded (2013)
-X- Watch a film that takes place on or under the sea - Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
-X- Watch an animated film - Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
--- Watch a film with special effects by Ray Harryhausen -
--- Watch a film that takes place in the "future" but the year has already come and gone -
--- Watch a film and its remake/reboot

Watch 2 of the following
-X- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Ray Bradbury/Phillip K. Dick - A Scanner Darkly (2006)
-X- Watch a film directed/produced/written by James Cameron/Steven Spielberg/Terry Gilliam - Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
--- Watch a film directed/produced/written by Gene Roddenberry/Edgar Rice Burroughs/Jules Verne -
-X- Written by/starring/inspired by/ or related in some way to the late HP Lovecraft / Richard Matheson - From Beyond (1986)

Watch 8 films directed by
--- Tim Burton
--- Hayao Miyazaki
--- David Cronenberg
--- James Whale
--- Ridley Scott
--- Paul Verhoeven
--- Robert Wise
--- Robert Zemeckis
--- The Wachowski Brothers
--- Jerry Warren
--- J. J. "Lens Flare" Abrams
--- Samuel Z. Arkoff
--- David Twohy
--- Richard Fleischer
--- William Cameron Menzies

Watch a film for each rating
-X- G - Freaky Friday (1976)
-X- PG - Swamp Thing (1982)
-X- PG-13 - Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)
-X- R - Snowpiercer (2014)
--- X/NC-17(Optional) -
-X- Unrated - Cabin Fever: Patient Zero (2014)

Watch a film in 28 of the following subgenres:
-X- Alien invasion - Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)
-X- Horror - Cabin Fever: Patient Zero (2014)
-X- Dystopian Society - The Handmaid's Tale (1990)
-X- Post-Apocalyptic - Snowpiercer (2014)
--- Alternate History -
X- Robot/Android - Deadly Friend (1986)
--- Immortality -
--- Space Opera/Serial -
--- Mutants (non-critter) -
--- Comic Book -
-X- Mad Scientist - From Beyond (1986)
-X- Comedy - The Gingerdead Man (2005)
-X- Time travel - Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
--- Giant Critters -
--- Prehistoric -
-X- Paranormal - House II: The Second Story (1987)
--- Kaiju -
--- Tech Noir -
-X- First Contact - Grabbers (2012)
--- Space Soldiers -
-X- Magical Beings - Wishmaster (1997)
--- Future Crimes -
-X- Animalcadabra - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
--- Myths & Legends -
-X- Worst Movie Ever - Sharknado 2 (2014)
--- Based on fairy tale -
--- Urban Fantasy -
--- High Fantasy -
--- Sword and Sorcery -
--- Dark Fantasy -
-X- Martial Arts Fantasy - Big Trouble in Little China (1986)

Watch a film starring 26 of the following actors:
--- James McAvoy
--- David Warner
--- Edward James Olmos
--- Sir Ian McKellen
--- Liv Tyler
--- Peter Dinklage
--- Charlize Theron
-X- Winona Ryder - A Scanner Darkly (2006)
--- Lena Headey
--- Zoe Saldana
--- Ian Holm
--- Boris Karloff
--- Sir Cedric Hardwicke
--- Lionel Atwill
--- Evelyn Ankers
--- Abbott & Costello
--- Peter Graves
--- Hugh Marlowe
--- Richard Denning
--- Susan Cabot
--- Samuel L. Jackson
--- Tommy Kirk
--- Raquel Welch
--- Ray Milland
--- Roddy McDowall
--- Nancy Allen
--- Rick Moranis
--- Michelle Pfeiffer
--- Arnold Schwarzenegger
-X- Kurt Russell - Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
--- Sigourney Weaver
--- Alan Rickman
-X- Tilda Swinton - Snowpiercer (2014)


June 30 After sunset
1. Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014) PrimeWire ★☆☆☆☆

July 1
2. Cabin Fever: Patient Zero (2014) PrimeWire ★★★★★
3. The Leftovers (S01E01: Pilot) DVR
4. Snowpiercer (2013) PrimeWire ★★★★★
5. Killer Tongue (1996) DVD ★★★☆☆

July 2
6. Stranded (2013) Netflix ★★★☆☆
7. True Blood (S07E02: I Found You) DVR
8. Swamp Thing (1982) PrimeWire ★★★☆☆
9. The Gingerdead Man (2005) PrimeWire ★★★★☆

July 3
10. Godzilla (1954) Amazon ★☆☆☆☆
11. Under the Dome (S02E01: Heads Will Roll) VOD
12. Wishmaster (1997) Amazon ★★★★★

July 4
13. Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) Primewire ★★★★★
14. Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981) YouTube ★☆☆☆☆

July 5
15. Altered (2006) DVD ★★☆☆☆

July 6
16. Watchers (1988) YouTube ★★☆☆☆

July 7
17. True Blood (S07E03: Fire in the Hole) DVR
18. From Beyond (1986) Hulu ★☆☆☆☆

July 8
19. Heavy Metal (1981) Netflix ★☆☆☆☆
20. The Handmaid's Tale (1990) YouTube ★★★★☆
21. Witches of East End (S02E01: A Moveable Beast) PrimeWire

July 9
22. Under the Dome (S02E02: Infestation) DVR
23. Bug (1975) DVD ★☆☆☆☆

July 10
24. The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987) YouTube ★★☆☆☆

July 11
25. Tetsuo, the Iron Man (1989) DVD ★☆☆☆☆
26. Stargate Atlantis (S01E01: Rising, Part 1) Amazon
27. Stargate Atlantis (S01E02: Rising, Part 2) Amazon
28. Stargate Atlantis (S01E03: Hide and Seek) Amazon
29. Stargate Atlantis (S01E04: Thirty-Eight Minutes) Amazon
30. Stargate Atlantis (S01E05: Suspicion) Amazon

July 12
31. Critters 2 (1988) YouTube ★★★☆☆
32. Stargate Atlantis (S01E06: Childhood's End) Amazon

July 13
33. Stargate Atlantis (S01E07: Poisoning the Well) Amazon
34. Miracle Mile (1988) YouTube ★★★☆☆
35. Stargate Atlantis (S01E08: Underground) Amazon

July 14
36. True Blood (S07E04: Death Is Not the End) DVR
37. Witches of East End (S02E02: The Son Also Rises) PrimeWire
38. A Scanner Darkly (2006) Primewire ★★★★☆
39. Stargate Atlantis (S01E09: Home) Amazon

July 15
40. House II: The Second Story (1987) Netflix ★★★★☆
41. The Strain (S01E01: Night Zero) DVR

July 16
42. Stargate Atlantis (S01E10: The Storm) Amazon
43. Under the Dome (S02E03: Force Majeure) VOD
44. The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) DVD ★☆☆☆☆

July 17
45. Big Trouble in Little China (1986) Netflix ★★☆☆☆

July 18
46. Stargate Atlantis (S01E11: The Eye) Amazon
47. Grabbers (2012) Netflix ★★★★☆

July 19
48. Humanoids from the Deep (1980) Amazon ★★☆☆☆
49. Stargate Atlantis (S01E12: The Defiant One) Amazon
50. Stargate Atlantis (S01E13: Hot Zone) Amazon
51. Stargate Atlantis (S01E14: Sanctuary) Amazon
52. Stargate Atlantis (S01E15: Before I Sleep) Amazon

July 20
Nothing

July 21
53. The Saint (1997) DVD ★★☆☆☆
54. True Blood (S07E05: Lost Cause) DVR

July 22
55. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) PrimeWire ★★★★★
56. Under the Dome (S02E04: Revelation) DVR

July 23
Nothing

July 24
57. Darkman (1990) PrimeWire ★★★★☆
58. 8 1/2 (1963) DVD ★☆☆☆☆
59. Humans Versus Zombies (2011) PrimeWire ★★☆☆☆

July 25
60. Lifeforce (1985) PrimeWire ★☆☆☆☆
61. Witches of East End (S02E03: The Old Man and the Key) PrimeWire
62. Stargate Atlantis (S01E16: The Brotherhood) Amazon

July 26
63. The Strain (S01E02: The Box) DVR

July 27
64. Stargate Atlantis (S01E17: Letters from Pegasus) Amazon
65. Stargate Atlantis (S01E18: The Gift) Amazon
66. Stargate Atlantis (S01E19: The Siege, Part 1) Amazon

July 28
67. Stargate Atlantis (S01E20: The Siege, Part 2) Amazon
68. Freaky Friday (1976) PrimeWire ★★★★☆
69. True Blood (S07E06: Karma) DVR
70. Kingdom of the Spiders (1977) YouTube ★★☆☆☆
71. Species II (1998) PrimeWire ★★★★☆

July 29
72. Witches of East End (S02E04: The Brothers Grimoire) VOD
73. The Strain (S01E03: Gone Smooth) DVR
74. Under the Dome (S02E05: Reconciliation) VOD

July 30
75. Stargate Atlantis (S02E01: The Siege (Part 3)) Amazon
76. Stargate Atlantis (S02E02: The Intruder) Amazon
77. Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014) DVR ★★★★★

July 31
78. Deadly Friend (1986) DVD ★☆☆☆☆
79. Stargate Atlantis (S02E03: Runner) Amazon

Spoiler:

--. Stargate Atlantis (S02E04: Duet) Amazon
--. Stargate Atlantis (S02E05: Condemned) Amazon
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