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Old 09-28-07, 04:22 PM   #20
riotinmyskull
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october 1

october 2
1. RACE WITH THE DEVIL (1975)*
'--> good road horror, peter fonda is awesome.
2. HALLOWEEN III: SEASON OF THE WITCH (1982)
'--> a lot of people hate this movie but it's actually pretty good 80's campy sci-fi horror
3. HOSTEL PART II (2007)*
'--> blood bath scene was disturbing as fuck. liked it just as much as the first.

october 3
4. PROM NIGHT (1980)*
'--> typical 80's slasher starring jamie lee curtis
5. FLIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: OUTBREAK ON A PLANE (2007)*
'--> bad cgi and lame acting but i love zombies!!!

october 4
6. INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS (1978)*
'--> can't believe it took me so long to see this. loved the closing shot.

october 5
7. SCREAM (1996)
'--> reinvented the slasher genre and managed to keep the basic formula. the first 20 minutes are so fucking good.

october 6
8. SCREAM 2 (1997)
'--> nice sequel and i like the movie-in-a-movie theme.
9. SCREAM 3 (2000)
'--> good final chapter to a great trilogy. the courtney cox/parker posey dynamic is hillarious.
10. CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST (1980)*
'--> this wasn't nearly as disturbing as i expected. the documentary aspect worked well.
11. MASTERS OF HORROR: PRO-LIFE (2006)
'--> carpenter rehashes assault on precinct 13 and the thing with a little rosemary's baby thrown in there too.

october 7
12. NIGHT OF THE DEMONS (1988)*
'--> 80's cheese. 'eat a bowl of fuck! i am here to party!'

october 8
13. MASTERS OF HORROR: VALERIE ON THE STAIRS (2006)*
'--> not very entertaining but 'valerie' is naked for the majority of the movie. tony todd as a demon was kind of cool.

october 9
14. SLUMBER PARTY MASSACRE (1982)*
'--> was surprised at how good this 80's slasher was.
15. MASTERS OF HORROR: WE ALL SCREAM FOR ICE CREAM (2007)*
'--> what a waste of william forsythe...and of tom holland.
16. WRONG TURN 2: DEAD END (2007)*
'--> don't believe the hype on this one. the first was way better.

october 10
17. NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD 3D (2006)*
'--> sid haig was the only redeeming factor of this disgrace to the original.
18. SCARECROWS (1988)*
'--> scarecrows killing a special ops team that had the most typical macho dialog i've ever heard.
19. THE BIRD WITH THE CRYSTAL PLUMAGE (1970)*
'--> nothing beats early argento

october 11

october 12
20. HARD CANDY (2005)
'--> the 'surgery' scene still gets me.
21. TROLL (1986)
'--> terrible fantasy horror.
22. TROLL 2 (1990)
'--> now i remember why i bought the troll/troll 2 dvd. best worst movie ever.

october 13
23. MISERY (1990)
'--> one of my favorite stephen king adaptations
24. ONE MISSED CALL (2003)*
'--> j-horror from takashi miike. not bad but he's done much better.
25. TWILIGHT ZONE: THE MOVIE (1983)
'--> can't believe this is finally on dvd. the george miller segment with john lithgow is my favorite.

october 14
26. HALLOWEEN 4: THE RETURN OF MICHAEL MYERS (1988)*
'--> wow. i think i might like this one better than part 2.
27. THE WRAITH (1986)
'--> killer car revenge/slasher. sherilyn fenn should've been the next marilyn monroe.

october 15

october 16
28. PLANET TERROR (2007)
'--> awesome addition to the zombie sub-genre
29. 28 WEEKS LATER (2007)
'--> a sequel that's almost as good as the first
30. FIDO (2006)
'--> fun little canadian zombie/comedy

october 17
31. DR. GIGGLES (1992)
'--> the 90's pretty much sucked for the slasher genre. this is one of the few decent ones.
32. MURDER PARTY (2007)*
'--> i liked this until the last 20 minutes or so. then it just went a little over the top.
33. 1408 (2007)
'--> another great haunted hotel story from the mind of stephen king.

october 18
34. FRIDAY THE 13TH PART V: A NEW BEGINNING (1985)*
'--> definitely one of the weaker films of the series

october 19

october 20
35. MASTERS OF HORROR: THE DAMNED THING (2006)*
'--> what the hell happened to tobe hooper? this was terrible.
36. HALLOWEEN 5: THE REVENGE OF MICHAEL MYERS (1989)*
'--> not nearly as bad as people say it is. i enjoyed it.
37. POLTERGEIST (1982)
'--> needed something to remind me that tobe hooper used to have talent.
38. THE LEGEND OF HELL HOUSE (1973)*
'--> decent british haunted mansion flick.

october 21
39. CUJO (1983)
'--> remember this from my youth. i think this was my introduction to stephen king.

october 22

october 23
40. THE BLOB (1988)
'--> must've seen this dozens of times on hbo when i was younger. decent remake.
41. THE HILLS HAVE EYES (2006)
'--> another remake that rivals the original.
42. THE HOWLING (1981)*
'--> i'm a big fan of joe dante. and werewolves. why hadn't i seen this yet?
43. JAWS 2 (1978)
'--> nowhere near as good as the first but still a memorable sequel.

october 24
44. CANDYMAN (1992)
'--> always been a fan of the atmosphere and the score.
45. POLTERGEIST II (1986)
'--> the introduction of kane. the braces scene. way creepier than the first one.

october 25
46. POLTERGEIST III (1988)
'--> i don't care what anyone else thinks. i like it damnit.

october 26
47. RETURN TO HORROR HIGH (1987)*
'--> weird little 80's slasher comedy/spoof. very cheesy and campy.

october 27
48. MASTERS OF HORROR: PICK ME UP (2006)*
'--> wasn't too bad. i liked the idea of having dueling serial killers.
49. DRIVE THRU (2007)*
'--> lame modern slasher.
50. BASKET CASE (1982)*
'--> low budget masterpiece.
51. THE HIDDEN (1987)*
'--> underrated 80's sci-fi/horror
52. BUG (2006)*
'--> wow. ashley judd is amazing.
53. THE TRIPPER (2006)*
'--> modern slasher/comedy. not bad but not too good either.

october 28
54. PSYCHO II (1983)*
'--> doesn't hold a candle to the original but it was fun to revisit the bates motel/house.
55. PSYCHO III (1986)*
'--> liked this one better than part 2. it kind of had a grindhouse feel to it.
56. PSYCHO IV: THE BEGINNING (1990)*
'--> sheesh. they really milked this cow dry.

october 29
57. THE STUFF (1985)*
'--> killer ice cream! michael moriarty is my new favorite actor.

october 30
58. HOSTEL (2005)
'--> just got the new director's cut so i had to check it out.
59. PUMPKINHEAD (1989)*
'--> the effects are slightly dated but i dug it.
60. HATCHET (2006)
'--> overhyped but i still really like this one. shitty score and all.
61. TURISTAS (2006)*
'--> snorefest. but atleast it had a ton of girls running around in bikinis.

october 31
62. Q: THE WINGED SERPENT (1982)*
'--> for a monster movie it sure did lack a monster.
63. MOUNTAINTOP MOTEL MASSACRE (1986)*
'--> boring. i guess crazy old ladies don't work well as killers.
64. RE-ANIMATOR (1985)
'--> an absolute classic. god i love this movie.
65. SLEEPAWAY CAMP (1983)
'--> showed this to a first timer tonight and it got the reaction i was hoping for.


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