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Re: 100 Movies. 31 Days. The 12th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/





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MAJOR LINKAGE OF SUB-GENRES & BEYOND


2009 LIST | 2010 LIST | 2011 LIST | 2012 LIST | 2013 LIST | 2014 LIST | 2015 LIST

GOAL: To Sync 100% with the 31 Film Subset!


OBVIOUS ALERT: Some links don't contain a complete listing of all films from that specific theme and/or are outside the horror genre altogether.



DATE
THEME
EXAMPLES
Dawn of the Challenge Avant-garde, Niche, & Surreal Minus the Slick & Polished Mainstream Appeal
The Criterion Collection Crossover
Hausu, The Brood, Kwaidan, Antichrist, Eyes Without a Face, Kuroneko
Island of Lost Souls, Don't Look Now, Repulsion, Kuroneko, Onibaba
Saturday, October 1st Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! The Apocalypse is Ahead!
Call In the Military; Shoot 'Em in the Head!
Zombies, 2
(Night of the Living Dead was Released on This Day in 1968.)
Cooties, Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, Zombeavers, Undead
Maggie, Dawn of the Dead, Plague of the Zombies, Dead of Night, Versus
The Living Dead at the Manchester Morgue, Train to Busan, The Beyond
Sunday, October 2nd An Exorcism Is Urgently Required, But Poor Father Merrin Has Unexpectedly Retired!
Fanaticism (Religious) Horror, 2
The Exorcist III, The Unholy, The Taking of Deborah Logan, End of Days
Stigmata, Prince of Darkness, The Omen, Satan's Blood, The Devil's Rain
Monday, October 3rd Gothic Castles, Manors, Mansions and Estates
Stay the Hell Out or Seal Your Inevitable Fate

HorrorEstate (Today is World Architecture Day.)
House, Black Sunday, Castle Freak, Fascination, Castle of Blood, Vampyr
Spookies, House of the Long Shadows, The City of the Dead, Ghost Story
Frankensteinís Castle of Freaks, The Night Evelyn Came out of the Grave
Tuesday, October 4th Close Encounters of the Scared Shitless Kind
Extraterrestrial Horror
(Sputnick 1 Was Launched On This Day in 1957.)
Under the Skin, John Carpenter's The Thing, The Faculty, Creature
Lifeforce, The Hidden, Evils of the Night, Moontrap, Not of this Earth
Wednesday, October 5th Gothic Melodrama with Wobbly Sets; Displease Barnabas & You'll Have Regrets
Dark Shadows 50th Anniversary (Today is Nancy Barrett's Birthday.)
Night of Dark Shadows, Daughters of Darkness, Race with the Devil
Suspiria, Blood Bath, Seizure!, The Possession of Joel Delaney, Ruby
Thursday, October 6th Copyright Expired. You're Next. Public Domain Horrors Nosferatu, Night Train to Terror, Terror Train, Freaks, The Manster
Friday, October 7th Goodbye Leatherface, Godfather of Gore, & The Tall Man.
Boy, We'll Miss Your Chili, Blood Feasts, and Reanimated Slave-Dwarf Clan.

R.I.P. Gunnar Hansen / Herschell Gordon Lewis / Angus Scrimm
(Phantasm: Ravager Releases Today.)
Phantasm, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, John Dies at the End, Mosquito
Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers, Subspecies, Wishmaster, I Sell the Dead
The Demon Lover, Mindwarp, Won Ton Baby!, Sweet Kill, Hellblock 13
The Gore Gore Girls, Blood Feast, Two Thousand Maniacs! A Taste of Blood
Saturday, October 8th Bloody Tourists and Their Blatent Disregard For Other Cultures
Along Comes Karma Ripping Them Apart Like Bloodthirsty Vultures

Travel (Vacation) Horror Movies
Wrong Turn, The Hills Have Eyes, As Above, So Below, The Shrine
The Descent, Tourist Trap, No Vacancy, Wolf Creek, Duel, Cold Prey
Who Can Kill a Child?, Motel Hell, Road Games, Long Weekend, Turistas
Sunday, October 9th Crazy, Psychotronic and Completely Insane!
These Batshit Crazy Flicks Will Melt Your Brain!

Stranger Things -&- Unconventional Movie Monsters (Today is Curious Events Day.)
Death Bed: The Bed That Eats, Microwave Massacre, Chopping Mall
Mystics in Bali, Killer Klowns from Outer Space, Rabid Grannies, Rubber
Blades, The Refrigerator, Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead
Monday, October 10th Sharp, Shiny, Deadly and Almost Pristine...
Careful with that Axe, Eugene! (Today is World Mental Health Day.)
The Shining, Axe, The Burning, Pieces, Hatchet, In the Mouth of Madness
Night of the Creeps, Tenebre, Train, Silent Rage, Madman, StageFright
Tuesday, October 11th Sign Says "Abandon Hope All Ye Who Enter Here"
Disregard and Die Forgotten in Solitary Fear

Abandoned Places, 2, 3, 4 (Today is Face Your Fears Day.)
Sinister 2, Only Lovers Left Alive, Grave Encounters, Silent Hill, Stranded
The House by the Cemetery, Session 9, Southbound, The Abandoned
The Last Man on Earth, Stake Land, Raw Meat, Jennifer's Body
Wednesday, October 12th Historical Significance Is of No Worry; These Time Periods Are Likely to Get Gory!
Period Piece Horror
Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge, Interview with the Vampire
Waxwork II: Lost in Time, The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires
Thursday, October 13th Evil is Coming; It is Foretold. Ditch the Children, & Go Find Laurie Strode!
Babysitters, 2, 3 / Nannies / Governesses (Today Used to Be Babysitter's Training Day.)
The House of the Devil, The Guardian, Wes Craven's New Nightmare
The Gate, The Boy, When a Stranger Calls, The Oracle, Cathy's Curse
Friday, October 14th Conspiracy Theorists with Mind-Altering Tin Foil Hats...
Deadly Political Commentary with Romero-esque Slants

Conspiracy / Political Horrors
The Wicker Man, Odd Thomas, Dawn of the Dead, Jacob's Ladder
Videodrome, The Conspiracy, Girl Slaves of Morgana Le Fay, They Live
The Host, The Invasion Of The Body Snatchers, Suicide Club, Coma
Saturday, October 15th R.I.P. VCR: You're Now Belated; Your VHS Video Cover Art Will Never Be Outdated!
1980's Video Companies Spotlight: Embassy Home Entertainment
, 2
VIDEOTRON 9000 SAYS SUPPORT International Independent Video Store Day; It's Today!
The Slumber Part Massacre, Galaxy of Terror, Scanners, Psychic Killer
Magic, The Brood, The Video Dead, Blood Link, Children of the Corn
Humongous, The Pit, Screamers, Rituals, Amityville II: The Possession
Sunday, October 16th Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse!
Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon
Late Phases: Night of the Lone Wolf, The Howling, Dog Soldiers, Howl
Wolf Cop, Creepozoids, The Last Exit, Bad Moon, Wolf, Black Sheep
Monday, October 17th Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter Four!
1966 (Gold) Vs. 1991 (Silver): Beyond The Door
Dracula: Prince of Darkness, The Witches, The People Under the Stairs
Popcorn, Shock 'Em Dead, Incubus, The Diabolical Dr. Z, Shatterbrain
Tuesday, October 18th It Was a Dark and Stormy Night..., 2
Tonight's Forecast Calls for 100% Chance of Unadulterated Fright!
The Amityville Horror, Poltergeist, Squirm, At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul
The Mist, Burn, Witch, Burn, The Return of the Living Dead, 28 Days Later
Wednesday, October 19th Just When You Thought It Was Safe... JawsSploitation / Aquatic Piranha, Alligator, Grizzly, Great White, The Shallows, Blood Beach
Thursday, October 20th Bela's Blood Sucking Bloodbath Birthday Bash Bonanza Extravaganza!
Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror, 2
What We Do in the Shadows, Byzantium, Vampyre, Daybreakers, Dracula
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Only Lovers Left Alive, Blacula
Friday, October 21st It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! Slashers, 2, 3 / Giallos, 2, 3, 4 / Serial Killers, 2 Intruder, Death Walks on High Heels, Delusion, The Killer Likes Candy
Saturday, October 22nd Hexed Amulets, Gypsy Spells & Egyptian Curses...
Heed Their Warnings or Bring On the Hearses!
Curses
The Curse, It Follows, It, Ringu, Drag Me to Hell, John Carpenter's The Fog
The Kiss, Kuroneko, Cat People, The Witch Who Came from the Sea
Sunday, October 23rd Entomophobia to the Nth Degree. Multiply by 1,000, & Hear the Wailing of the Banshee!
Insects, Killer Animals and Giant Monsters (Today is World Edible Insect Day.)
Phenomena, Phase IV, Slugs, Slither, Squirm, Rats: Night of Terror, Ben
Mosquito, Stung, Deadly Eyes, Razorback, Tarantula, The Deadly Spawn
Monday, October 24th Itinerary of Hostel Intent. Railway of Unnerving Descent. Airport Security of Hellish Torment.
The European Passport to Terror - France, 2, 3 / Italy, 2 / Netherlands / Norway /
Sweden / Great Britain / Spain / Russia / Austria / Belgium / Czech Republic /
Denmark / Finland / Germany / Greece / Hungary / Ireland / Luxembourg /
Poland / Portugal / Romania / Turkey / BFI's Euro 100
Today is United Nations Day.
Haute Tension, Cannibal Holocaust, Tenebrae, Planet of the Vampires
Irreversible, Amsterdamned, The Lift, Rare Exports, Hour of the Wolf
Baskin, Horrors Of The Black Museum, The Hand, [REC 4]: Apocalypse
Vampyros Lesbos, Guinea Pig: Devil's Experiment, Viy, Calvaire, Ghoul
Guinea Pig: Devil's Experiment, Wake Wood, Curse of the Devi
Tuesday, October 25th Santa's Coming to Town. Fear Him. Or Yule Get Sleighed.
Christmas Horror, 2
A Christmas Horror Story, Krampus, Christmas Evil, Gremlins, P2, Elves
Black Christmas, Saint, Silent Night, Deadly Night, Rare Exports, ATM
Wednesday, October 26th Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night. Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights.
Summoning the Dead by Candlelight.
Supernatural, 2, 3 / Quiet/Soft / Seances
The Conjuring 2, The Changeling, Lights Out, Alucarda, The Babadook
Noroi: The Curse, The House of the Devil, The Devil's Backbone
Thursday, October 27th Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies, 2, 3, 4 Tales from the Crypt, Nightmares, The Monster Club, Screamtime
Friday, October 28th Frankie Goes to Hollywood. Mad Scientists Go Insane!
Frankenstein / Mad Doctor Films, 2 (Today is National Frankenstein Friday.)
Frankenstein Created Woman, Flesh for Frankenstein, Son of Frankenstein
Bride of Re-Animator, The Bride, Frankenhooker, Frankenstein Unbound
Saturday, October 29th Mass Marathon of the Damned Se7en - Fangoria Chainsaw Awards Edition
Winner's Master List / By Year with Nominees / Ballots with All Nominees
1. Brew Some Coffee. 2. Abandon Sleep. 3. Watch Whatever. 4. Survive.
Only One Film From Today's Theme Required to Complete It.
Sunday, October 30th Evil Witches Cast Their Spell, Runaway or Discover the Demon-Infested Layers of Hell!
Devil's Night Debauchery: Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft / Hell
Through the Looking Glass, Here Comes the Devil, The Frighteners
Mark of the Witch, The Evil, Nightdreams, Death Bed: The Bed That Eats
Monday, October 31st Halloween Evokes the Spirits of the Dead, Tread Lightly or Experience the Color Red!
All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest
/ Samhain: An Evening of Celtic Horror
Tales of Halloween, Lady in White, Idle Hands, Trick r' Treat, Hellions
Halloween III: Season of the Witch, Gravy, Night of the Demons, Jack-O
Tuesday, November 1st Comedy Plus Tragedy Equals Hilariously Horrific Death
Horror Comedies Crossover, 2
Rubber, Zombieland, Tusk, The Voices, The Burbs, John Dies at the End
Arachnophobia, Night of the Living Deb, Deathgasm, Freaks of Nature
COPY & PASTE INTO YOUR LIST:

Spoiler:
--- 10/01: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! The Apocalypse is Ahead! Call In the Military; Shoot 'Em in the Head! - Zombies -
--- 10/02: An Exorcism Is Urgently Required, But Poor Father Merrin Has Unexpectedly Retired! - Fanaticism (Religious) Horror -
--- 10/03: Gothic Castles, Manors, Mansions and Estates. Stay the Hell Out or Seal Your Inevitable Fate - HorrorEstate -
--- 10/04: Close Encounters of the Scared Shitless Kind - Extraterrestrial Horror -
--- 10/05: Gothic Melodrama with Wobbly Sets; Displease Barnabas & You'll Have Regrets - Dark Shadows 50th Anniversary -
--- 10/06: Copyright Expired. You're Next. - Public Domain Horrors -
--- 10/07: Goodbye Leatherface, Godfather of Gore, & The Tall Man. Boy, We'll Miss Your Chili, Body Mutilations, and Reanimated Slave-Dwarf Clan. - R.I.P. Gunnar Hansen / Herschell Gordon Lewis / Angus Scrimm -
--- 10/08: Bloody Tourists and Their Blatent Disregard For Other Cultures... Along Comes Karma Ripping Them Apart Like Bloodthirsty Vultures - Travel (Vacation) Horror Movies -
--- 10/09: Crazy, Psychotronic and Completely Insane! These Batshit Crazy Flicks Will Melt Your Brain! - Stranger Things -&- Unconventional Movie Monsters -
--- 10/10: Sharp, Shiny, Deadly and Almost Pristine... - Careful with that Axe, Eugene! -
--- 10/11: Sign Says "Abandon Hope All Ye Who Enter Here". Disregard and Die Forgotten in Solitary Fear. - Abandoned Places -
--- 10/12: Historical Significance Is of No Worry; These Time Periods Are Likely to Get Gory! - Period Piece Horror -
--- 10/13: Evil is Coming; It is Foretold. Ditch the Children, & Go Find Laurie Strode! - Babysitters, 2, 3 / Nannies / Governesses -
--- 10/14: Conspiracy Theorists with Mind-Altering Tin Foil Hats...Deadly Political Commentary with Romero-esque Slants - Conspiracy / Political Horrors -
--- 10/15: R.I.P. VCR: You're Now Belated; Your VHS Video Cover Art Will Never Be Outdated! - 1980's Video Companies Spotlight: Embassy Home Entertainment -
--- 10/16: Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse! - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon -
--- 10/17: Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter Four! - 1966 (Gold) Vs. 1991 (Silver): Beyond The Door -
--- 10/18: It Was a Dark and Stormy Night... Tonight's Forecast Calls for 100% Chance of Unadulterated Fright! -
--- 10/19: Just When You Thought It Was Safe... - JawsSploitation / Aquatic -
--- 10/20: Bela's Blood Sucking Bloodbath Birthday Bash Bonanza Extravaganza! - Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror -
--- 10/21: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers -
--- 10/22: Hexed Amulets, Gypsy Spells & Egyptian Curses...Heed Their Warnings or Bring On the Hearses! - Curses -
--- 10/23: Entomophobia to the Nth Degree. Multiply by 1,000, & Hear the Wailing of the Banshee! - Insects, Killer Animals and Giant Monsters -
--- 10/24: Itinerary of Hostel Intent; Railway of Unnerving Descent - The European Passport to Terror -
--- 10/25: Santa's Coming to Town. Fear Him. Or Yule Get Sleighed. - Christmas Horror -
--- 10/26: Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night. Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights. Summoning the Dead by Candlelight. - Supernatural / Quiet /Soft / Seances -
--- 10/27: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
--- 10/28: Frankie Goes to Hollywood. Mad Scientists Go Insane! - Frankenstein / Mad Doctor Films -
--- 10/29: Mass Marathon of the Damned Se7en - Fangoria Chainsaw Awards Edition -
--- 10/30: Evil Witches Cast Their Spell, Runaway or Discover the Demon-Infested Layers of Hell! - Devil's Night Debauchery: Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft / Hell -
--- 10/31: Halloween Evokes the Spirits of the Dead, Tread Lightly or Experience the Color Red! - All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest / Samhain: An Evening of Celtic Horror -


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