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Old 10-09-09, 12:21 AM   #133
Undeadcow
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Re: The 5th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***LISTS GO HERE!*

Undeadcow's October Horror Movie Challenge 2009 Finalized List

October 1st
1. Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954) 8/10
2. The Devil's Tomb (2009)* 2/10

October 2nd
3. The Omen (1976) 8/10

October 3rd
4. Wrong Turn (2003) 7/10
5. Fear Dot Com (2002) 4/10
6. Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988) 5/10

October 4th
7. Lifeforce (1985) 6/10
8. Dawn of the Dead [Unrated] (2004) 7/10
9. Night of the Living Dead (1968) 9/10
10. Darkness [Unrated] (2002) 3/10

October 5th
11. Damien - Omen II (1978)* 4/10
12. The Frighteners [Director's Cut] (1996) 7/10

October 6th
13. Brainscan (1994) 9/10

October 7th
14. Phenomena (1985) 7/10
15. Dawn of the Dead [Theatrical Cut] (1978) 8/10
16. Stir of Echoes (1999) 6/10
17. The Monster Squad (1985) 7/10

October 8th
18. Demons (1985) 7/10
19. Blair Witch Project (1999) 7/10

October 9th
20. Dance of the Dead (2008) 6/10
21. The Amityville Horror (2005) 5/10

October 10
22. Seventh Moon (2008)* 8/10
23. Black Sheep [Unrated] (2006) 2/10
24. Trick 'R Treat (2008)* 7/10

October 11th
25. White Noise (2005) 6/10
26. Cursed [Unrated] (2005) 3/10
27. [Rec]* (2007) 7/10
28. Friday the 13th (1980) 6/10
29. Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981) 5/10

October 12
30. 2001 Maniacs (2005) 4/10

October 13
31. Evil Dead (1981) 8/10

October 14th
32. Bubba Ho-Tep (2002) 6/10

October 15th
33. The Signal (2007) 7/10

October 16th
34. Chopping Mall* (1986) 6/10
35. American Zombie* (2007) 7/10
36. Friday the 13th Part III [2D] (1982)

October 17th
37. Hellraiser (1987) 7/10
38. Omen III: The Final Conflict* (1981) 3/10
39. 100 Feet* (2008) 3/10
40. Event Horizon (1997) 7/10
41. Day of the Dead (1985) 7/10

October 18th
42. Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984) 6/10
43. Return of the Living Dead 3 [Theatrical Cut] (1993) 7/10
44. Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning [Unrated] (2006) 6/10
45. Dead Pit (1989) 6/10
46. Outpost* (2008) 5/10
47. Dracula* (1931) 6/10
48. The Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots* [Short] (1895) {Wildcard #1}
49. Le Chaudron Infernal* [Short] (1910) {Wildcard #2}

October 19th
50. The Unseen* (1980) 2/10
51. Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995) 7/10

October 20th
52. To Let* [Six Films To Keep You Awake] (2006) 6/10
53. Jenifer* [Masters of Horror] (2005) 6/10
54. Tenebre (1982) 6/10
55. Drag Me to Hell* (2009) 8/10

October 21st
56. 28 Days Later (2002) 7/10
57. The Hunger* (1983) 6/10
58. Cigarette Burns [Masters of Horror]* (2005) 6/10
59. Tales from the Crypt: From Comic Books to Television* (2004) 7/10

October 22nd
60. The Baby's Room* [Six Films to Keep You Awake] 8/10
61. The Blob* [Criterion] (1958) 5/10
62. Farmhouse* (2008) 3/10

October 23rd
63. Finacee of Dracula* (2002) 5/10
64. Paranormal Activity* (2007) 6/10
65. Zombieland* (2009) 8/10
66. Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Legacy* (2005) 4/10

October 24th
67. Re-Animator (1985) 8/10
68. From Beyond [Unrated Director's Cut] (1986) 7/10
69. The Body Snatcher* (1945) 7/10
70. Zombie (aka Zombi 2) (1979) 7/10
71. The Others (2001) 6/10

October 25th
72. Fido* (2006) 5/10
73. Basket Case* (1982)
74. Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) 8/10
75. Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985) 7/10
76. Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning (1985) 4/10
77. Martyrs* (2008) 3/10
78. The Objective* (2008) 4/10

October 26th
79. Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986) 5/10
80. City of the Living Dead (1980) 6/10
81. Shaun of the Dead (2004) 9/10
82. Land of the Dead [Unrated] (2005) 6/10
83. The Changeling (1980) 7/10
84. Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988) 5/10
85. Cat People* (1942) 6/10
86. Alien Raiders* (2008) 7/10

October 27th
87. Revenge of the Creature* (1955) 7/10
88. Lemora: A Child's Tale of the Supernatural* (1973) 5/10
89. Basket Case 3: The Progeny* (1992)

October 28th
90. Dead Heat* (1988) 6/10
91. The Blob (1988) 8/10
92. Fear(s) of the Dark* (2007) 7/10
93. The Devil in a Convent* [Short] (1899) {Wildcard #3}
94. Ringu* (1998) 7/10

October 29th
95. Son of Dracula* (1943) 4/10
96. Night of the Creeps* (1986) 9/10
97. Curse of the Cat People* (1944) 5/10

October 30th
98. The Roost (2005) 7/10
99. Frankenstein* (1910) {Wildcard #4}
100. Repo! The Genetic Opera* (2008) 3/10
101. Evil Dead 2 (1987) 7/10
102. House of the Dead [commentary] (2003) 2/10

October 31st
103. Horror of Dracula* (1958) 5/10
104. The Fog (1980) 6/10
105. Phantasm (1979) 7/10
106. Ghoulies* (1985) 2/10
107. Halloween Unmasked 2000 (2000)* 4/10 {Wildcard #5}
108. Halloween (1978) 8/10

* - first time viewing (47 total)

Spoiler:
Checklist:

Watch one film from every decade of film history.
-X- 1890 - The Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots; Devil in a Convent
-X- 1900 - Le Chaudron Infernal
-X- 1910 - Frankenstein 1910
--- 1920 -
-X- 1930 - Dracula
-X- 1940 - The Body Snatcher, Cat People, etc.
-X- 1950 - Creature from the Black Lagoon, The Blob, Horror of Dracula, etc.
-X- 1960 - Night of the Living Dead
-X- 1970 - The Omen, Zombi 2, Lemora, etc.
-X- 1980 - Return of the Living Dead Part II, Lifeforce, etc.
-X- 1990 - Brainscan, Stir of Echoes, etc.
-X- 2000 - Dawn of the Dead (remake), Zombieland, etc.

Watch a film for each rating:
-X- Unrated (pre-MPAA) - The Body Snatcher, Le Chaudron Infernal
-X- G - Creature from the Black Lagoon [rated in 1972 per imdb]
-X- PG - Lemora
-X- PG-13 - The Monster Squad, Drag Me to Hell, etc.
-X- R - Brainscan, Wrong Turn, Tenebre, etc.
-X- NC-17 - Evil Dead [rated 1994 per imdb.com, uncut DVD]
-X- X (not porn; several horror films were rated X) - Evil Dead 2 [Originally rated X, uncut DVD]
-X- Unrated (post-MPAA) - Dawn of the Dead, Black Sheep, Demon Knight, etc.

Watch films in at least three formats (DVD, BD, HD DVD, Laserdisc, TV, online, UMD, theater, iPod, etc).
-X- First format, DVD, Chopping Mall; 2001 Maniacs; Night of the Living Dead; etc; etc.
-X- Second format, Digital Video/YouTube, Jenifer; Le Chaudron Infernal; Execution of Mary .
-X- Third format, Theater, Zombieland; Paranormal Activity.

Watch a film starring:
-X- Bela Lugosi - Dracula, The Body Snatcher, etc.
--- Lon Chaney Sr. -
-X- Boris Karloff - The Body Snatcher, etc.
-X- Lon Chaney Jr. - Son of Dracula
-X- Vincent Price - Dead Heat
-X- Peter Cushing - Horror of Dracula
-X- Christopher Lee - Horror of Dracula
-X- Robert Englund - 2001 Maniacs, NOES 1 & 2
-X- Bruce Campbell - Evil Dead
-X- Jamie Lee Curtis - The Fog

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language, Spanish, [Rec].
-X- Second language, French, Fiancee of Dracula; Fear(s) of the Dark.
Third language, Japanese, Ringu

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres/types:
-X- Vampire - Dracula, Lifeforce, Fiancee of Dracula, Son of Dracula
-X- Frankenstein - Frankenstein (1910), The Monster Squad
-X- Werewolf - Cursed, Trick 'R Treat, etc.
-X- Mummy - The Monster Squad
--- Invisible Man -
-X- Ghost/haunting - 100 Feet, The Others, etc.
-X- Witchcraft/satanic/religious - The Omen, Devil's Tomb, Drag Me to Hell, etc.
-X- Zombie - Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead, Return of the Living Dead 3, etc.
-X- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac - Friday the 13th, Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning
-X- Monster/creature feature/Godzilla - Creature from the Black Lagoon
-X- Documentary - Tales From the Crypt: From Comic Books to Television
-X- Musical - Repo! The Genetic Opera
-X- Spoof/comedy - Shaun of the Dead, Zombieland
-X- Revenge - Drag Me to Hell, Friday the 13th
--- Killer/evil doll -
-X- Killer/evil animal - Black Sheep
-X- Killer/evil child - Damien: Omen II
-X- Giallo - Tenebre
-X- J horror - Ringu
--- MST3K/rifftrax/CT -
-X- film and its remake - The Blob
-X- based on a video game - House of the Dead
-X- based on a novel - The Amityville Horror, Dracula, Stir of Echoes, etc.
-X- directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis or Uwe Boll or Ulli Lommel - House of the Dead
-X- won an Academy Award - The Omen (1977, best original score).
-X- silent film - The Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots; Le Chaudron Infernal
-X- Criterion version film - The Blob (1958)
-X- with commentary - House of the Dead
-X- film and at least two of its sequels - Romero's '...of the Dead,' Friday the 13th, Omen, etc.
-X- anthology film - Trick 'R Treat
-X- takes place on a holiday - Trick 'R Treat (Halloween)
-X- takes place in space - Event Horizon
-X- takes place on or under the sea - Creature From the Black Lagoon
-X- animated film - Fear(s) of the Dark
-X- called "Night of ..." - ...the Living Dead, ...the Creeps
-X- called "Return of ..." - Return of the Living Dead Part II
-X- called "Revenge of ..." - Revenge of the Creature
--- called "Attack of ..." -
-X- with the words "Living Dead" in the title - Night of the..., Dawn of the..., Return of the (II)...
(One film could fill multiple items. Example: Dracula would fill one for decade, rating, actor, vampire, based on novel, and maybe

List finalized

Last edited by Undeadcow; 11-01-09 at 08:11 AM.
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