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Old 09-18-10, 11:24 PM   #37
orlmac
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Re: The 6th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Thread

I'm in!

Total time to date: 119:28:14
*first time viewing

1. October 1: The House of the Devil* (1896) (0:03:26) (YouTube)
2. October 1: From Beyond (1986) (1:25:16) (Monsters HD)
3. October 1: Freaks* (1932) (1:02:01) (TCM HD)
4. October 1: The Brides of Dracula* (1960) (1:25:29) (TCM HD)
5. October 2: Sisters* (1973) (1:32:36) (Netflix Streaming)
6. October 4: The Cat and the Canary* (1927) (1:24:10) (Netflix Streaming)
7. October 4: Day of the Dead (1985) (1:40:47) (DVD)
8. October 4: Horror Hotel* (1960) (1:15:53) (Online)
9. October 4: Day of the Dead* (2008) (1:25:52) (BD)
10. October 5: Hardware* (1990) (1:33:53) (BD)
11. October 5: Dead Snow* (2009) (1:31:37) (Netflix Streaming)
12. October 5: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari* (1920) (1:11:39) (Netflix Streaming)
13. October 6: It's Alive (1974) (1:30:59) (Netflix Streaming)
14. October 6: The Red Spectre* (1907) (0:09:45) (YouTube)
15. October 6: Frankenstein* (1910) (0:12:42) (Online)
16. October 7: Octaman (1971) (1:19:20) (Netflix Streaming)
17. October 7: Dracula, Prince of Darkness* (1966) (1:30:02) (TCM HD)
18. October 7: The Ninth Gate* (1999) (2:13:14) (BD)
19. October 7: Night of the Creeps* (1986) (1:29:52) (BD)
20. October 8: Thrill Me: Making "Night of the Creeps"* (2009) (0:59:46) (BD)
21. October 8: Repo! The Genetic Opera* (2008) (1:37:38) (Netflix Streaming)
22. October 8: A Bucket of Blood* (1959) (1:05:45) (Netflix Streaming)
23. October 8: Supernatural Season 6 Episode 1: Exile on Main Street*; Episode 2: Two and a Half Men* (2010) (1:23:56) (TV)
24. October 9: Black Rainbow* (1989) (1:38:35) (DVD)
25. October 9: Salvage* (2006) (1:19:23) (DVD)
26. October 9: Opera* (1987) (1:47:22) (Netflix Streaming)
27. October 9: Tokyo Gore Police* (2008) (1:49:25) (Netflix Streaming)
28. October 9: Blood: The Last Vampire* (2000) (0:48:28) (Netflix Streaming)
29. October 10: City of the Living Dead* (1980) (1:32:39) (Netflix Streaming)
30. October 11: Fallen Angels* (2006) (1:36:20) (Netflix Streaming)
31. October 11: Hatchet For the Honeymoon* (1970) (1:28:27) (Netflix Streaming)
32. October 11: Attack of the Puppet People* (1958) (1:19:15) (Netflix Streaming)
33. October 12: The Fly (1986) (1:35:55) (Netflix Streaming)
34. October 12: Revenge of the Rats* (2001) (1:44:03) (DVD)
35. October 12: Sheitan* (2006) (1:27:27) (DVD)
36. October 12: The Blob (1988) (1:34:54) (DVD)
37. October 13: Tentacles (1977) (1:41:59) (MGM HD)
38. October 13: The Hound of the Baskervilles* (1939) (1:19:39) (TCM HD)
39. October 13: The Plague of the Zombies* (1966) (1:30:15) (TCM HD)
40. October 14: Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988) (1:38:58) (DVD)
41. October 15: The Devil's Bride* (1968) (1:35:39) (TCM HD)
42. October 15: The Children* (2008) (1:24:22) (BD)
43. October 15: The House of the Devil* (2009) (1:35:05) (Netflix Streaming)
44. October 15: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde* (2006) (1:28:57) (Netflix Streaming)
45. October 15: The Hills Have Eyes (1977) (1:29:47) (DVD)
46. October 16: Eaten Alive (1977) (1:30:48) (IFC)
47. October 16: The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb* (1964) (1:20:12) (TCM HD)
48. October 17: The Gorgon (1964) (1:23:19) (TCM HD)
49. October 17: Tourist Trap* (1979) (1:29:58) (DVD)
50. October 18: Fear No Evil* (1981) (1:39:04) (DVD)
51. October 18: My Bloody Valentine (Extended Version)* (1981) (1:33:00) (BD)
52. October 18: The Astro-Zombies* (1968) (1:31:20) (Netflix Streaming)
53. October 18: Dolls* (1987) (1:17:31) (Netflix Streaming)
54. October 19: The Day of the Triffids* (1981) (2:39:17) (Netflix Streaming)
55. October 19: Journey to the Seventh Planet* (1962) (1:16:53) (Netflix Streaming)
56. October 19: The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms* (1953) (1:19:34) (Netflix Streaming)
57. October 19: Legacy of Blood* (Elvira's Movie Macabre) (1971) (1:34:38) (DVD)
58. October 20: Fright Night (1985) (1:46:24) (Netflix Streaming)
59. October 20: Smash Cut* (2009) (1:26:19) (DVD)
60. October 20: The Ghost of Frankenstein* (1942) (1:07:22) (DVD)
61. October 21: The Seventh Victim* (1943) (1:10:50) (DVD)
62. October 22: Horror Rises From the Tomb* (1973) (1:28:38) (DVD)
63. October 22: The Reptile* (1966) (1:30:17) (TCM HD)
64. October 23: Demons (1985) (1:29:00) (VHS)
65. October 24: Ginger Snaps* (2000) (1:48:13) (DVD)
66. October 25: The House That Dripped Blood* (1971) (1:41:24) (DVD)
67. October 26: Splinter* (2008) (1:21:57) (BD)
68. October 27: Gojira (1954) (1:36:04) (Netflix Streaming)
69. October 27: Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956) (1:20:26) (Netflix Streaming)
70. October 27: Godzilla Raids Again (1955) (1:18:10) (Netflix Streaming)
71. October 27: Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964) (1:25:37) (Netflix Streaming)
72. October 28: Night of the Demons (1988) (1:29:50) (DVD)
73. October 28: The Devil's Backbone* (2001) (1:47:25) (Netflix Streaming)
74. October 28: The Evil Dead (1981) (1:25:25) (DVD) (Bruce Campbell Commentary)*
75. October 29: The Faceless Monster* (1965) (1:40:11) (Netflix Streaming)
76. October 30: The Haunted Palace* (1963) (1:28:06) (MGM HD)
77. October 30: Devil* (2010) (1:20:00) (Theatre)
78. October 30: My Mom's a Werewolf* (1989) (1:27:35) (Netflix Streaming)
79. October 30: The Final Sacrifice* (MST3K) (1990) (1:31:48) (Netflix Streaming)
80. October 30: Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis* (2005) (1:28:53) (DVD)
81. October 30: The Revenge of Frankenstein* (1958) (1:29:48) (TCM HD)
82. October 31: Flowers in the Attic (1987) (1:31:26) (Netflix Streaming)
82 3/4. October 31: The Walking Dead episode Days Gone Bye* (2010) (AMC HD) (1:09:00)

MY LIST IS FINAL!

Breakdown of sources for each movie/show:

33 were from Netflix Streaming
20 were on DVD
10 were from TCM HD
8 were on Blu-Ray
2 were on YouTube
2 were online
2 were on MGM HD
1 was on Monsters HD
1 was on TV
1 was on IFC
1 was on VHS
1 was at the theatre
3/4 was on AMC HD

The Expanded Checklist: COMPLETED!

Spoiler:
Watch one film from every decade of film history.
-X- 1890 - The House of the Devil (1896)
-X- 1900 - The Red Spectre (1907)
-X- 1910 - Frankenstein (1910)
-X- 1920 - The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2000)
-X- 1930 - Freaks (1932)
-X- 1940 - The Seventh Victim (1943)
-X- 1950 - The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
-X- 1960 - The Brides of Dracula (1960)
-X- 1970 - Octaman (1971)
-X- 1980 - Black Rainbow (1989)
-X- 1990 - Hardware (1990)
-X- 2000 - The Children (2008)
-X- 2010 - Devil (2010)

Watch a film for each rating:
-X- Unrated (pre-MPAA) - The Gorgon (1964)
-X- G - The Devil's Bride (1968)
-X- PG - Tourist Trap (1979)
-X- PG-13 - Flowers in the Attic (1987)
-X- R - The Blob (1988)
-X- NC-17 - Opera (1987)
-X- X (not porn; several horror films were rated X) - Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988)
-X- Unrated (post-MPAA) - From Beyond (1986)

Watch films in at least three formats (DVD, BD, HD DVD, Laserdisc, TV, online, UMD, theater, iPod, etc).
-X- First format, (DVD), (Fear No Evil (1981))
-X- Second format, (TV), (The Reptile (1966))
-X- Third format, (VHS), (Demons (1985))

Watch a film starring:
-X- Basil Rathbone -or- Glenn Strange - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
-X- John Saxon -or- Danny Trejo - My Mom's a Werewolf (1989)
-X- Paul Naschy -or- Josť "Coffin Joe" Marins - Horror Rises From the Tomb (1973)
-X- Donald Pleasence -or- John Carradine - The Astro-Zombies (1968)
-X- Clint Howard -or- Michael Berryman - Smash Cut (2009)
-X- Bill Moseley -or- Keith David - Fallen Angels (2006)
-X- Dick Miller -or- David Warner - A Bucket of Blood (1959)
-X- Udo Kier -or- Barbara Steele - The Faceless Monster (1965)
-X- Tony Todd -or- Brad Dourif - The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2006)
-X- Linnea Quigley -or- Debbie Rochon - Night of the Demons (1988)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language, (Norwegian), (Dead Snow).
-X- Second language, (French), (Sheitan).

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres/types:
-X- Vampire - Dracula, Prince of Darkness (1966)
-X- Frankenstein - The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)
-X- Werewolf - Ginger Snaps (2000)
-X- Mummy - The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb (1964)
-X- Ghost/haunting - The Devil's Backbone (2001)
-X- Witchcraft/satanic/religious - Horror Hotel (1960)
-X- Zombie - The Plague of the Zombies (1966)
-X- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac - Salvage (2006)
-X- Monster/creature feature/Godzilla - Splinter (2008)
-X- Documentary - Thrill Me: Making "Night of the Creeps" (2009)
-X- Musical - Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
-X- Spoof/comedy - Fright Night (1985)
-X- Revenge - The Haunted Palace (1963)
-X- Killer/evil doll - Dolls (1987)
-X- Killer/evil animal - Revenge of the Rats (2001)
-X- Killer/evil child - It's Alive (1974)
-X- Giallo - Hatchet For the Honeymoon (1970)
-X- J horror - Tokyo Gore Police (2008)
-X- MST3K/rifftrax/CT - The Final Sacrifice (MST3K) (1990)
-X- film and its remake - Day of the Dead (1985); Day of the Dead (2008)
-X- based on a novel - The Ninth Gate (1999)
-X- directed by Fred Olen Ray or Frank Henenlotter or Ti West - The House of the Devil (2009)
-X- won an Academy Award -- any category - The Fly (1986)
-X- silent film - The Cat and the Canary (1927)
-X- Criterion version film - Sisters (1973)
-X- with commentary - The Evil Dead (1981) (Bruce Campbell Commentary)
-X- film and at least two of its sequels - Gojira (1954); Godzilla Raids Again (1955); Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
-X- anthology film - The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
-X- appears on video nasties list - Eaten Alive (1977)
-X- hosted by Elvira - Legacy of Blood (1971)
-X- takes place on a holiday - My Bloody Valentine (Extended Version) (1981)
-X- takes place in space - Journey to the Seventh Planet (1962)
-X- takes place on or under the sea - Tentacles (1977)
-X- animated film - Blood: The Last Vampire (2000)
-X- called "Day of ..." - The Day of the Triffids (1981)
-X- called "Night of ..." - Night of the Creeps (1986)
-X- called "Return of ..." - Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis (2005)
-X- called "Revenge of ..." - The Revenge of Frankenstein (1958)
-X- called "Attack of ..." - Attack of the Puppet People (1958)
-X- with the words "Living Dead" in the title - City of the Living Dead (1980)

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