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riotinmyskull
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Re: The 5th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***LISTS GO HERE!*



2007 total: 65
2008 total: 103
2009 goal: 70

october 1
1. THE THING (1982) - 5/5

october 2
2. BLACK CHRISTMAS (1978) - 3.5/5
3. DEATHDREAM (1974) - 3/5

october 3
4. PROM NIGHT (1980) - 3/5
5. PROM NIGHT II: HELLO MARY LOU (1987) - 3/5
6. PROM NIGHT III: THE LAST KISS (1990)* - 2/5
7. PROM NIGHT IV: DELIVER US FROM EVIL (1992)* - 1.5/5

october 4
8. DEADGIRL (2008)* - 3/5
9. AFTER MIDNIGHT (1989)* - 2.5/5
10. THE MANITOU (1978) - 3/5
11. GHOSTBUSTERS (1984) - 5/5

october 5
12. DRAG ME TO HELL (2009) - 3.5/5

october 6
13. TRICK 'R TREAT (2008)* - 4/5
14. THE HAUNTED WORLD OF EL SUPERBEASTO (2009)* - 3/5

october 7
15. LET SLEEPING CORPSES LIE (1974)* - 3/5
16. THE RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD (1985) - 3.5/5
17. ZOMBIELAND (2009)* - 3.5/5
18. DAWN OF THE DEAD (2004) - 4/5

october 8
19. TREEVENGE (2008) - 3.5/5
20. POULTRYGEIST: NIGHT OF THE CHICKEN DEAD (2006)* - 3/5

october 9
21. PRINCE OF DARKNESS (1987)* - 3.5/5
22. IT'S ALIVE (2008)* - 2/5

october 10
23. ORPHAN (2009)* - 3/5
24. 2001 MANIACS (2005)* - 2.5/5

october 11
25. LIFEFORCE (1985) - 3.5/5
26. CARRIE (1976) - 4.5/5
27. MAXIMUM OVERDRIVE (1986) - 3/5

october 12
28. AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON (1981) - 5/5
29. CHEERLEADER CAMP (1988) - 3/5

october 13
30. NIGHT OF THE DEMONS (1988) - 3.5/5
31. NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1990) - 3.5/5

october 14
32. I SELL THE DEAD (2008)* - 2.5/5
33. AMERICAN PSYCHO (2000) - 4/5
34. FINAL DESTINATION (2000) - 3.5/5
35. FINAL DESTINATION 2 (2003) - 3/5
36. FINAL DESTINATION 3 (2006) - 3/5
37. HATCHET (2006) - 3/5

october 15
38. THE ORPHANAGE (2007) - 3.5/5
39. IT'S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN (1966) - 5/5

october 16
40. THE DESCENT (2005) - 4.5/5
41. THE MONSTER SQUAD (1987) - 4/5

october 17
42. THE MUMMY (1959)* - 3.5/5
43. NEAR DARK (1987) - 4/5
44. BABY BLUES (2008)* - 3/5
45. BUG (1975)* - 2.5/5
46. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME (1981) - 3.5/5
47. THE WORST WITCH (1986) - 3/5

october 18
48. ALONE IN THE DARK (1982)* - 3/5
49. MOTEL HELL (1980) - 3.5/5
50. ANTICHRIST (2009)* - 3/5
51. THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS (1993) - 4/5

october 19
52. FRANKENWEENIE (1984) - 4/5
53. THE LOST BOYS (1987) - 4/5
54. THE FOG (1980) - 4/5

october 20
55. KILLER KLOWNS FROM OUTER SPACE (1988) - 3.5/5

october 21
56. THE TINGLER (1959)* - 3.5/5
57. THE STEPFATHER (1987)* - 3.5/5
58. THE STEPFATHER 2 (1989)* - 3/5
59. THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE (1974) - 4.5/5
60. THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2 (1986) - 3.5/5

october 22
61. SCREAM (1996) - 4.5/5
62. PLANET TERROR (2007) - 4/5

october 23
63. VAL LEWTON: THE MAN IN THE SHADOWS (2007)* - 3/5

october 24
64. NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968) - 4.5/5
65. DAWN OF THE DEAD (1978) - 5/5
66. DAY OF THE DEAD (1985) - 4/5
67. SLAUGHTER HIGH (1986)* - 3/5

october 25
68. LET'S SCARE JESSICA TO DEATH (1971)* - 3.5/5
69. FEAST (2005) - 3/5
70. FEAST II: SLOPPY SECONDS (2008) - 1.5/5
71. FEAST III: THE HAPPY FINISH (2009)* - 1/5

october 26
72. THE SHINING (1980) - 5/5

october 27
73. JASON GOES TO HELL (1993) - 2.5/5
74. SLITHER (2006) - 3.5/5

october 28
75. THE OTHERS (2001) - 3.5/5
76. WRONG TURN 3 (2009)* - 2/5
77. THE DEVIL IN A CONVENT (1899)* - 3.5/5
78. SOLE SURVIVOR (1983)* - 3/5
79. DANCE OF THE DEAD (2008) - 3.5/5
80. VOODOO (1999)* - 3.5/5

october 29
81. NIGHT OF THE CREEPS (1986) - 4/5
82. THE WOLF MAN (1941)* - 4.5/5

october 30
83. PONTYPOOL (2008)* - 3/5

october 31
84. PSYCHO (1960) - 5/5
85. THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW (1975) - 4/5
86. HALLOWEEN (1978) - 5/5
87. HALLOWEEN II (1981) - 3.5/5
88. HALLOWEEN H20: 20 YEARS LATER (1998)* - 3/5
89. THE SIMPSONS (TREEHOUSE OF HORROR XX) (2009)* - 3.5/5


* = first time viewing
blue = blu-ray
orange = theatrical
purple = with commentary
red = wildcard


Spoiler:
Watch one film from every decade of film history.
-X- 1890 - THE DEVIL IN A CONVENT
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
-X- 1940 - THE WOLF MAN
-X- 1950 - THE MUMMY
-X- 1960 - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD
-X- 1970 - BLACK CHRISTMAS
-X- 1980 - THE THING
-X- 1990 - PROM NIGHT III: THE LAST KISS
-X- 2000 - DEADGIRL

Watch a film for each rating:
-X- Unrated (pre-MPAA) - THE WOLF MAN
-X- G - THE WORST WITCH
-X- PG - DEATHDREAM
-X- PG-13 - DRAG ME TO HELL
-X- R - THE THING
--- NC-17 -
--- X (not porn; several horror films were rated X) -
-X- Unrated (post-MPAA) - DRAG ME TO HELL

Watch films in at least three formats (DVD, BD, HD DVD, Laserdisc, TV, online, UMD, theater, iPod, etc).
-X- First format, BD, THE THING
-X- Second format, DVD, DEATHDREAM
-X- Third format, Theater, ZOMBIELAND

Watch a film starring:
-X- Bela Lugosi - THE WOLF MAN
--- Lon Chaney Sr. -
--- Boris Karloff -
-X- Lon Chaney Jr. - THE WOLF MAN
-X- Vincent Price - THE TINGLER
-X- Peter Cushing - THE MUMMY
-X- Christopher Lee - THE MUMMY
-X- Robert Englund - 2001 MANIACS
-X- Bruce Campbell - DRAG ME TO HELL (unlisted cameo)
-X- Jamie Lee Curtis - PROM NIGHT

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language, swedish, LET THE RIGHT ONE IN
-X- Second language, spanish, THE ORPHANAGE

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres/types:
-X- Vampire - LET THE RIGHT ONE IN
-X- Frankenstein - THE MONSTER SQUAD
-X- Werewolf - AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON
-X- Mummy - THE MUMMY
--- Invisible Man -
-X- Ghost/haunting - GHOSTBUSTERS
-X- Witchcraft/satanic/religious - THE MANITOU
-X- Zombie - DEATHDREAM
-X- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac - PROM NIGHT
-X- Monster/creature feature/Godzilla - FEAST
-X- Documentary - VAL LEWTON: THE MAN IN THE SHADOWS
-X- Musical - POULTRYGEIST: NIGHT OF THE CHICKEN DEAD
-X- Spoof/comedy - ZOMBIELAND
-X- Revenge - TREEVENGE
--- Killer/evil doll -
--- Killer/evil animal -
-X- Killer/evil child - ORPHAN
--- Giallo -
--- J horror -
--- MST3K/rifftrax/CT -
-X- film and its remake - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD
--- based on a video game -
-X- based on a novel - THE MANITOU
--- directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis or Uwe Boll or Ulli Lommel -
-X- won an Academy Award -- any category - AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON
-X- silent film - THE DEVIL IN A CONVENT
--- Criterion version film -
-X- with commentary - HATCHET
-X- film and at least two of its sequels - PROM NIGHT
-X- anthology film - AFTER MIDNIGHT
-X- takes place on a holiday - TRICK 'R TREAT
--- takes place in space -
--- takes place on or under the sea -
-X- animated film - THE HAUNTED WORLD OF EL SUPERBEASTO
-X- called "Night of ..." - NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
-X- called "Return of ..." - RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD
--- called "Revenge of ..." -
--- called "Attack of ..." -
-X- with the words "Living Dead" in the title - RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD


(list is complete)
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rank 'em as you see 'em: 14 | 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 09
october horror movie challenge: 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 09 | 08 | 07
holiday movie challenge: 12 | 11 | 10 | 09 | 08

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