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

SHELLEBELLE'S
2014 SYFY/FANTASY CHALLENGE



2009 Count: 158
2010 Count: 112
2011 Count: 151
2012 Count: 184
2013 Count: 154


2014 Goal: 150
2014 Count:
2014 Time: 0H 0M


Stats:

Spoiler:


BDs:
DVDs:
First Time Viewings:
Netflix Rentals:
Netflix Watch Instantly (NWI):
Theater:
TV/DVR:
YouTube/FEARnet/Fancast/Other Online:
Wildcard




Checklist:

Spoiler:


Watch one film from every decade, starting with the 1900s.

-X- 1900(No time limit but must be at least complete short film) (optional) - 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1907)
-X- 1910(No time limit but must be at least complete short film)(optional) - Frankenstein (1910)
-X- 1920 - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920)
-X- 1930 - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
-X- 1940 - Pinocchio (1940)
-X- 1950 - Alice in Wonderland (1951)
-X- 1960 - Colossus and the Amazon Queen (1960)
-X- 1970 - Robin Hood (1973)
-X- 1980 - Enemy Mine (1985)
-X- 1990 - Star Trek IX: Insurrection (1998)
-X- 2000 - The Dark Knight (2009)
-X- 2010 - The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language - (French) The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blank-Sec
-X- Second language - (Japanese) Gamera: The Giant Monster

Watch a film in 12 of the following -

-X- Watch a MST3K - The Final Sacrifice / Rifftrax - Jack the Giant Slayer / Cinematic Titanic - Frankenstein's Castle of Freaks / Hosted version of a sci-fi/fantasy film - Elvira's Movie Macabre: The Doomsday Machine
-X- Watch a film featuring laser blasters - War of the Worlds
-X- Watch a film made on a low budget (ex. Corman or Castle movie) - Corman - Battle Beyond the Stars
-X- Watch a film based on a novel - John Carter
-X- Watch a film which was nominated for a Hugo or Saturn Award- Saturn Award - Independence Day
--- Watch a Documentary Feature -
-X- Watch a Film From the Criterion Collection (Doesn't have to be Criterion Version) - The Blob
--- Watch a film with commentary -
--- Watch a film and at least two sequels -
-X- Watch a film that takes place underneath the Earth - The Core
--- Watch a film that takes place in space -
-X- Watch a film that takes place on or under the sea - Humanoids From the Deep
-X- Watch an animated film - Sleeping Beauty
-X- Watch a film with special effects by Ray Harryhausen - Clash of the Titans
--- Watch a film that takes place in the "future" but the year has already come and gone -
-X- Watch a film and its remake/reboot - Batman (1989) / Batman Begins (2005)


Watch 2 of the following
-X- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Ray Bradbury (The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms)/Phillip K. Dick -
-X- Watch a film directed/produced/written by James Cameron The Abyss/Steven Spielberg Hook/Terry Gilliam The Brothers Grimm -
-X- Watch a film directed/produced/written by Gene Roddenberry Star Trek: The Motion Picture / Edgar Rice Burroughs At the Earth's Core / Jules Verne Journey to the Center of the Earth
-X- Written by/starring/inspired by/ or related in some way to the late HP Lovecraft /Bleeders / Richard Matheson -


Watch 8 films directed by

--- Tim Burton -
-X- Hayao Miyazaki - Howl's Moving Castle
-X- David Cronenberg - eXistenZ
-X- James Whale - Bride of Frankenstein
--- Ridley Scott -
--- Paul Verhoeven -
-X- Robert Wise - The Day the Earth Stood Still
-X- Robert Zemeckis - Contact
--- The Wachowski Brothers -
-X- Jerry Warren - The Incredible Petrified World
-X- J. J. "Lens Flare" Abrams - Star Trek Into Darkness
--- Samuel Z. Arkoff -
-X- David Twohy - Riddick
-X- Richard Fleischer - Conan the Destroyer
--- William Cameron Menzies -

Watch a film for each rating -
-X- G - The Princess and the Frog
-X- PG - Frozen
-X- PG-13 - R.I.P.D.
-X- R - The Machine
--- X/NC-17(Optional) -
-X- Unrated - Pitch Black

Watch a film in 28 of the following subgenres:
-X- Alien invasion - Alien Tornado
-X- Horror - Species
-X-Dystopian Society - Elysium
-X- Post-Apocalyptic - After Earth
-X- Alternate History - Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
-X- Robot/Android - I, Robot
-X- Immortality - Man From Earth
--- Space Opera/Serial -
-X- Mutants (non-critter) - Beyond the Time Barrier
--- Comic Book -
--- Mad Scientist -
--- Comedy -
-X- Time travel - Biggles: Adventures in Time
--- Giant Critters -
-X- Prehistoric - The Dinosaur Project
--- Paranormal -
--- Kaiju -
--- Tech Noir -
-X- First Contact - Star Trek VIII: First Contact
-X- Space Soldiers - The Terminator
-X- Magical Beings - The Little Mermaid
-X- Future Crimes - TimeCrimes
-X- Animalcadabra - Epic
-X- Myths & Legends - Wrath of the Titans
-X- Worst Movie Ever - Dark Star

Not sure what qualifies? Check here for a description http://www.wattpad.com/3632123-fanta...sci-fi-fantasy
--- Arthurian Fantasy -
-X- Based on fairy tale - Snow White and the Three Stooges
-X- Urban Fantasy - The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
--- High Fantasy -
--- Sword and Sorcery -
-X- Dark Fantasy - Solomon Kane
--- Martial Arts Fantasy -

Watch a film starring 26 of the following actors:
--- James McAvoy -
--- David Warner -
--- Edward James Olmos -
--- Sir Ian McKellen -
--- Liv Tyler -
-X- Peter Dinklage - Knights of Badassdom
-X- Charlize Theron - Snow White and the Huntsman
--- Winona Ryder -
-X- Lena Headey - Dredd
-X- Zoe Saldana - Star Trek
--- Ian Holm -
-X- Boris Karloff - Frankenstein
-X- Sir Cedric Hardwicke - The Picture of Dorian Gray
-X- Lionel Atwill - House of Frannkenstein
-X- Evelyn Ankers - Ghost of Frankenstein
-X- Abbott & Costello - Abbott & Costello Meet the Mummy
-X- Peter Graves - Killers From Space
--- Hugh Marlowe
-X- Richard Denning - Creature From the Black Lagoon
-X- Susan Cabot - The Wasp Woman
-X- Samuel L. Jackson - RoboCop (2014)
--- Tommy Kirk
-X- Raquel Welch - Fantastic Voyage
--- Ray Milland
-X- Roddy McDowall - Planet of the Apes
-X- Nancy Allen - Robocop
--- Rick Moranis
--- Michelle Pfeiffer
--- Arnold Schwarzenegger
-X- Kurt Russell - Escape from New York
-X- Sigourney Weaver - Avatar
--- Alan Rickman
-X- Tilda Swinton - The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Personal List:

-X- Watch an Anime film - The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
--- Watch a Movie Made for TV -
-X- Watch a TV Miniseries - The Lost World
-X- Watch a full season of a TV Series - Firefly
-X- Watch a Movie in a Theater - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
--- Read a SciFi / Fantasy Book / Story Adapted to Film -




Magenta* = First Time Viewings
Starred Rating is based upon how much I enjoyed the film, not necessarily film "quality".


JUNE 30 -- TIME: 03H 08M


0001. *R.I.P.D. / 2013 / 96 MIN / DVD Netflix / ***
0002. *Biggles: Adventures in Time / 1986 / 92 min / DVD Netflix / ***


JULY 1 -- TIME: 6H 25M


0003. *The Machine / 2013 / 91 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0004. Combined Entry:
004A. *Beauty and the Beast: S2E21: Operation Fake Date / 2014 / 43 min / TV / ***
004B. *Once Upon a Time: S3E13: Witch Hunt / 2014 / 43 min / TV / ***
0005. The Terminator / 1984 / 107 min / BD / ****
0006. Conan the Destroyer / 1984 / 101 min / DVD Netflix / ***


JULY 2 -- TIME: 13H 29M


0007. *Riddick / 2013 / 119 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0008. *Alien Tornado / 2012 / 101 min / Cable: SYFY / ***
0009. The Princess and the Frog / 2009 / 97 min / BD / ***
0010. Pinocchio / 1940 / 97 min / BD / ***
0011. The Wasp Woman / 1960 / 73 min / DVD / **
0012. The Incredible Petrified World / 1957 / 64 min / DVD / **
0013. Combined Entry:
013A. *Once Upon a Time: S3E14: The Tower / 2014 / 43 min / TV: ABCHD / ***
013B. *Once Upon a Time: S3E15: Quiet Minds / 2014 / 43 min / TV: ABCHD / ***
0014. Combined Entry:
014A. *Once Upon a Time: S3E16: It's Not Easy Being Green / 2014 / 43 min / TV: ABCHD / ***
014B. *Once Upon a Time: S3E17: The Jolly Roger / 2014 / 43 min / TV: ABCHD / ***
0015. Combined Entry:
015A. *The Last Ship: S1E01: Pilot: Phase Six / 2014 / 43 min / TV: TNTHD / ***
015B. *The Last Ship: S1E02: Welcome to Gitmo / 2014 / 43 min / TV: ABCHD / ***


JULY 3 -- TIME: 10H 21M


0016. Killers From Space / 1954 / 71 min / DVD / ***
0017. Colossus and the Amazon Queen / 1960 / 84 min / DVD / 11
0018. Combined Entry:
018A. Firefly: S1E05: Safe / 2014 / 43 min / BD / ****
018B. Firefly: S1E06: Our Mrs. Reynolds / 2014 / 43 min / BD / ****
0019. Combined Entry:
019A. Firefly: S1E07: Jaynestown / 2014 / 43 min / BD / ****
019B. Firefly: S1E08: Out of Gas / 2014 / 43 min / BD / ****
0020. *Humanoids From the Deep / 1980 / 79 min / NWI / ***
0021. Fantastic Voyage / 1966 / 100 min / NWI / ***
0022. Planet of the Apes / 1968 / 115 min / Cable: ENC / ***


JULY 4 -- TIME: 13H 19M


0023. Independence Day / 1996 / 145 min / BD / ****
0024. Combined Entry:
024A. Firefly / S1E09: Ariel / 44 min / BD / ****
024B. Firefly / S1E10: War Stories / 44 min / BD / ****
0025. Epic / 2013 / 102 min / BD / ***
0026. Wild Card #1:
026A. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea / 1907 / 10 min / YouTube / ***
026B. Frankenstein / 1910 / 13 min / YouTube / ***
0027. At the Earth's Core / 19676 / 122 min / NWI / ****
0028. *The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blank-Sec / 2010 / 104 min / NWI / ***
0029. Star Trek: The Motion Picture / 1979 / 132 min / BD / ***
0030. Robin Hood / 1973 / 83 min / NWI / ***


JULY 5 -- TIME: 6H 52M


0031. *Collision Earth / 2012 / 95 min / Cable: SYFY / ***
0032. *Around the World Under the Sea / 1965 / 111 min / DVD / ***
0033. Solomon Kane / 2009 / 104 min / NWI / ***
0034. Battle Beyond the Stars / 1980 / 102 min / NWI / ***


JULY 6 -- TIME: 9H 48M


0035. In the Name of the King / 2007 / 127 min / Cable: SYFY / ***
0035. Outlander / 2008 / 115 min / Cable: SYFY / ***
0036. The Abyss / 1989 / 171 min / DVD / ***
0037. Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy / 1955 / 90 min / DVD / ***
0038. War of the Worlds / 1953 / 85 min / DVD / ***


JULY 7 -- TIME: 13H 09M


0039. Alien vs. Predator / 2004 / 90 min / Cable: AMC / ***
0040. The Core / 2003 / 134 min / Cable: AMC / ***
0041. *Cinematic Titanic: Frankenstein's Castle of Freaks / 1973 / 89 min / Amazon Instant Watch / ***
0042. Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah / 1991 / 105 min / Cable: ENC / ***
0043. *The Dinosaur Project / 2012 / 83 min / NWI / ***
0044. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / 1920 / 96 min / DVD / ***
0045. *Dredd / 2012 / 95 min / NWI / ***
0046. *eXistenZ / 1999 / 97 min / NWI / ***


JULY 8 -- TIME: 9H 49M


0047. *The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones / 2013 / 130 min / DVD Netflix / ****
0048. Combined Entry:
048A. Firefly: S1E11: Trash / 2002 / 44 min / BD
048B. Firefly: S1E12: The Message / 2002 / 44 min / BD
0049. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter / 2012 / 115 min / Cable: HBO / ***
0050. The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms / 1953 / 80 min / DVD / ***
0051. Combined Entry:
051A. *Alien Encounters 3: S3E06: The Time Machine / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: SCI / ***
051B. *Witches of East End: S2E01: A Moveable Beast / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: SCI / ***
0052. Combined Entry:
052A. Firefly: S1E13: Hearts of Gold / 2002 / 44 / BD / ****
052B. Firefly: S1E14: Objects in Space / 2002 / 44 / BD / ****


JULY 9 -- TIME: 11H 20M


0053. Robocop / 1987 / 103 min / BD / ***
0054. Bleeders / 1997 / 95 min / DVD Netflix / **
0055. The Picture of Dorian Gray / 1945 / 115 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0056. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs / 1937 / 84 min / BD / ****
0057. *Gamera: The Giant Monster / 1965 / 78 min / BD / ***
0058. Batman / 1989 / 126 min / DVD / ***
0059. Creature From the Black Lagoon / 1954 / 79 min / DVD / ***


JULY 10 -- TIME: 14H 06M


0060. Alice in Wonderland / 1951 / 75 min / DVD / ***
0061. Enemy Mine / 1985 / 108 min / DVD / ***
0062. Star Trek IX: Insurrection / 1998 / 103 min / BD / ****
0063. Batman Begins / 2005 / 140 min / BD / ***
0064. The Dark Knight / 2008 / 152 min / BD / ***
0065. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey / 2012 / 169 min / BD / ****
0066. Escape from New York / 1981 / 99 min / BD / ***


JULY 11 -- TIME: 16H 00M


0067. The Brother's Grimm / 2005 / 119 min / Cable: ENC / ***
0068. The Little Mermaid / 1989 / 83 min / BD / ***
0069. Journey to the Center of the Earth / 1959 / 129 min / DVD / ***
0070. I, Robot / 2004 / 114 min / DVD / ***
0071. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe / 2005 / BD / ****
0072. The Illustrated Man / 1969 / 103 min / DVD Netflix / **
0073. Elvira's Movie Macabre: The Doomsday Machine / 1983 / 83 min / Netflix / **
0074. MST3K: The Final Sacrifice / 1998 / 100 min / [NWI
0075. Combined Entry:
075A. *Beauty and the Beast: S2E22: Deja Vu / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: TNT / ***
075B. *The Last Ship: S1E03: Dead Reckoning / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: TNT / ***


JULY 12 -- TIME: 10H 04M


0076. Combined Entry:
076A. *Under the Dome: S2E01: Heads Will Roll / 2014 / 43 min / Cable: CBS / ***
076B. *Under the Dome: S2E02: Infestation / 2014 / 43 min / Cable: CBS / ***
0077. Dark Star / 1974 / 70 min / DVD Netflix / *
0078. *Rifftrax: Jack the Giant Killer / 1962/2012 / 113 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0079. *RoboCop / 2014 / 120 min / DVD Netflix / ****
0080. The Blob / 1958 / 83 min / BD / ***
0081. John Carter / 2012 / 132 min / BD / ****


JULY 13 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0082. The Lost World / 2002 / 165 min / Cable: OVTV / ***
0083. Frankenstein / 1931 / 70 min / DVD / ****
0084. Bride of Frankenstein / 1935 / 74 min / DVD / ****
0085. House of Frankenstein / 1942 / 71 min / DVD / ****
0086. Ghost of Frankenstein / 1942 / 68 min / DVD / ****
0087. The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor / 2008 / 112 min / BD / ***
0088. The Avengers / 2012 / 143 min / BD / ****


JULY 14 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0089. Combined Entry:
089A. *The Last Ship: S1E04: We'll Get There / 2014 / 43 min / Cable: TNT / ***
089B. *The Witches of East End: S1E02: The Son Also Rises / 2014 / 43 min / Cable: LIFE / ***
0090. Sleeping Beauty / 1959 / 75 min / BD / ***
0091. Clash of the Titans / 1981 / 118 min / BD / ***
0092. The Day the Earth Stood Still / 1951 / 93 min / BD / ***
0093. Beauty and the Beast / 1991 / 92 min / BD / ***
0094. *Knights of Badassdom / 2013 / 85 min / BD / ***
0095. Rise of the Planet of the Apes / 2011 / 105 min / BD / ***


JULY 15 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0096. *Dawn of the Planet of the Apes / 2014 / 130 min / Theater / ****
0097. *Timecrimes / 2007 / 89 min / DVD Netflix / *
0098. Wrath of the Titans / 2012 / 99 min / BD / ***
0099. Star Trek III: First Contact / 1996 / 110 min / BD / ***


JULY 16 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0100. Species / 1995 / 108 min / BD / ***
0101. After Earth / 2013 / 100 min / BD / ****
0102. The Man From Earth / 2007 / 87 min / BD / ****
0103. *The Girl Who Leapt Through Time / 2006 / 98 min / DVD Netflix / *****
0104. *Howl's Moving Castle / 2004 / 119 min / DVD Netflix / *****
0105. *Snow White and the Huntsman / 2012 / 127 min / DVD Netflix / ***


JULY 17 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0106. Star Trek / 2009 / 127 min / BD / ****
0107. Star Trek: Into Darkness / 2013 / 132 min / BD / ****
0108. *Elysium / 2013 / 109 min / Cable: STZ / ***
0109. Frozen / 2013 / 108 min / BD / *****


JULY 18 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0110. Ender's Game / 2013 / 114 min / Cable: MAX / ****
0111. Avatar / 2009 / 162 min / BD / ****
0112. Combined Entry:
112A. *The Last Ship: S1E04: We'll Get There / 2014 / 43 min / Cable: TNT / ***
112B. *Falling Skies: S4E01: Ghost in the Machine / 2014 / 43 min / Cable: TNT / ***



JULY 19 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0113. The Man From Planet X / 1951 / 71 min / DVD / ***
0114. Beyond the Time Barrier / 1959 / 74 min / DVD / ***
0115. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug / 2013 / BD / *****
0116. Contact / 1997 / 149 min / BD / ***


JULY 20 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0117. Pitch Black / 2000 / 112 min / BD / ***
0118. *Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan / 2011 / 93 min / NWI / ***
0119. Ghostbusters / 1984 / 105 min / NWI / ***
0120. Back to the Future / 1985 / 116 min / Cable: ENC / ***
0121. Snow White and the Three Stooges / 1961 / 107 min / Cable: ENC / ****


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In Santa Cruz


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In Santa Cruz


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In Santa Cruz


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In Santa Cruz


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Temp TV:

*The Last Ship: S1E03: Dead Reconing / 2014 / 43 min / Cable: TNT / ***
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