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Re: 5th Annual Summer Sci-Fi/Fantasy Challenge List Thread

2012 SYFY/FANTASY CHALLENGE

2009 Count: 158
2010 Count: 112
2011 Count: 151

2012 Goal: 150
2012 Count: 121
2012 Time: 225H 57M

Stats:

Spoiler:


DVDs:
Netflix Watch Instantly:
BDs:
TV:
YouTube/FEARnet/Fancast/Other Online:
Theater:
First Time Viewings:



Checklist: Finished 07/21/12

Spoiler:


Watch one film from every decade, starting with the 1900s.
-X- 1900 (No time limit but must be at least complete short film) - 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1907)
-X- 1910(No time limit but must be at least complete short film) - Cinderella (1914)
-X- 1920 - The Man From Beyond (1922)
-X- 1930 - The Invisible Man (1933)
-X- 1940 - The Invisible Man Returns (1940)
-X- 1950 - Prehistoric Women (1950)
-X- 1960 - They Came From Beyond Space
-X- 1970 - The People That Time Forgot (1977)
-X- 1980 - Leviathan (1989)
-X- 1990 - Gamera 2: Attack of the Legion (1996)
-X- 2000 - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
-X- 2010 - Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language - German - 7 Dwarves - Men Alone in the Wood (7 Zwerge -Manner Allein im Wald)
-X- Second language - Russain - Black Lightning

-X- Watch the MST3K/Rifftrax/Cinematic Titanic version of a sci-fi/fantasy film - Manhunt in Space / Missile to the Moon
-X- Watch a film and its remake - The Thing From Another World (1951) / The Thing (1982)
-X- Watch a film based on a video game - Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
-X- Watch a film based on a novel - John Carter
-X- Watch a film which won an Academy Award -- any category - Independence Day
-X- Watch a silent film - Metropolis Restored
-X- Watch a Criterion version film - Robinson Crusoe on Mars
-X- Watch a film with commentary - The Time Machine
-X- Watch a film and at least two sequels - Tremors / Tremors 2: Aftershocks / Tremors 3: Back to Perfection / Tremors 4: The Legend Begins
-X- Watch a film that takes place underneath the Earth - At The Earth's Core
-X- Watch a film that takes place in space - Apollo 18
-X- Watch a film that takes place on or under the sea - War-Gods of the Deep
-X- Watch an animated film - Dead Space: Downfall
-X- Watch a film with special effects by Ray Harryhausen - First Men in the Moon
-X- Watch a film that takes place in the "future" but the year has already come and gone - First Spaceship on Venus
-X- Written by/starring/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Ray Bradbury - The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms
-X- Watch a film directed/produced/written by Ed Wood /Steven Spielberg / Terry Gilliam -Bride of the Monster / The Lost World: Jurassic Park / The Brothers Grimm
-X- Watch a film directed/produced/written by Roger Corman/Edgar G. Ulmer/Charles Band - The Wasp Woman / The Amazing Transparent Man / The Dungeonmaster

Watch a film for each rating:
-X- G - Killers From Space
-X- PG - The Galaxy Invader
-X- PG-13 - The Brain Machine
-X- R - Blood Tide
-X- X/NC-17(Optional) - Flesh Gordon
-X-Unrated - Wild Women of Wongo

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres:
-X- Alien invasion - Skyline
-X- Horror - Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris
-X- Cyborg/Cybernetic revolt - i, Robot
-X- Post-Apocalyptic - Waterworld
-X- Alternate History - A Sound of Thunder
-X- Robot/Android - Robocop
-X- Immortality - Highlander: Endgame
-X- Space Opera/Serial - King of the Rocketmen
-X- Mutants (non-critter) - X-Men First Class
-X- Comic Book - Green Lantern
-X- Mad Scientist - Kong Island
-X- Comedy - Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man
-X- Time travel - Timestalkers
-X- Giant Critters - It Came From Beneath the Sea
-X- Prehistoric - The Land That Time Forgot
-X- Paranormal - Chronicle
-X- Kaiju - Gamera: Guardian of the Universe
-X- Tech Noir - Total Recall

-X- Arthurian Fantasy - King Arthur
-X- Based on fairy tale - Beauty and the Beast
-X- Urban Fantasy - Lost Girl
-X- High Fantasy - The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
-X- Sword and Sorcery - Conan the Barbarian
-X- Dark Fantasy - The Dark Crystal
-X- Martial Arts Fantasy - The Warrior's Way

Watch a film starring:
-X- Lionel Atwill / Mara Corday / Marshall Thompson - House of Frankenstein / Tarantula / It! The Terror from Beyond Space
-X- Faith Domergue / Bruce Campbell / Donald Sutherland - This Island Earth /Sky High / Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within
-X- Jeff Goldblum / Sigorney Weaver / Stephen Chow - Jurassic Park / Snow White: A Tale of Terror /Kung Fu Hustle
-X- Joey Wang/Maggie Cheung/ Gloria Talbot - Green Snake / The Heroic Trio / I Married a Monster From Outer Space
-X- James Coburn / Ross Martin / Dick Miller - Monsters, Inc / Conquest of Space / The Terminator
-X- Michelle Rodriguez / David Warner / Tilda Swinton - The Lost World / The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe
-X- Natalie Portman / Peter Cushing / Bruce Willis / Kurt Russell - Thor / Star Wars IV: A New Hope / The Fifth Element / Big Trouble in Little China

Personal Checklist:
-X- Watch a Made for TV Film - Ferocious Plant
-X- Watch a TV Miniseries - The Martian Chronicles
-X-Watch a TV Series - The X-Files: Season 9
-X-Read a Science Fiction/Fantasy Book - A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs



Magenta* = First Time Viewings
Starred rating is based upon how much I enjoyed the title, not necessarily film "quality". (Scale of 1-5)


JUNE 30 -- TIME: 12H 8M


01A. *Vampire Diaries: Season 3: The Birthday /2011 / 42 min / DVR / ***
01B. *Vampire Diaries: Season 3: The Hybrid /2011 / 42 min / DVR / ***
02A. *Vampire Diaries: Season 3: The End of the Affair /2011 / 42 min / DVR / ***
02B. *Vampire Diaries: Season 3: Disturbing Behavior /2011 / 42 min / DVR / ***
003. *The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms / 1953 / 80 min / DVD Netflix / ***
004. *Prehistoric Women / 1950 / 73 min / DVD / *
005. *Wild Women of Wongo / 1958 / 72 min / DVD / *
006. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea / 1907 / 10 min / YouTube / ** // Cinderella / 1914 / 51 min / YouTube
007. *Blood Tide / 1982 / 84 min / DVD / **
008. The Land That Time Forgot / 1975 / 91 min / DVD / ***
009. The People That Time Forgot / 1977 / 91 min / DVD / ***

JULY 1 -- TIME: 8H 46M


010. *The Man From Beyond / 1922 / 74 min / DVD Netflix / ***
011. The Amazing Transparent Man / 1960 / 57 min / DVD / **
012. *I Married a Monster From Outer Space / 1958 / 78 min / DVD Netflix / ***
013. Kong Island / 1968 / 92 min / DVD / **
014. The Wasp Woman / 1960 / 73 min / DVD / **
015. The Invisible Man / 1933 / 71 min / DVD / ***
016. *The Brain Machine / 1977 / 81 min / DVD / **

JULY 2 -- TIME: 10H 9M


17A. *X-Files: Season 9: Nothing Important Happened Today: Part 1 / 2001 / 45 min / DVD / ***
17B. *X-Files: Season 9: Nothing Important Happened Today: Part 2 / 2001 / 45 min / DVD / ***
18A. *X-Files: Season 9: Daemonicus / 2001 / 45 min / DVD / ***
18B. *X-Files: Season 9: 4-D / 2001 / 45 min / DVD / ***
019. *MST3K: Manhunt in Space / 1954/1992 / 82 min / NWI / ***
020. *Dungeonmaster / 1984 / 76 min / NWI / **
021. Conan the Barbarian / 2011 / 112 min / BD / ***
022. The Galaxy Invader / 1985 / 80 min / DVD / **
023. First Spaceship on Venus / 1960 / 79 min / DVD / **

JULY 3 -- TIME: 14:41


24A. *Falling Skies: Season 2: Young Bloods / 2012 / 44 min / DVR / ***
24B. *Eureka: Season 5: Mirror Mirror / 2012/ 44 min / DVR / ***
25A. *X-Files: Season 9: Lord of the Flies / 2001 / 44 mins / DVD / ***
25B. *X-Files: Season 9: Trust No 1 / 2001 / 44 mins / DVD / ***
026. At the Earth's Core / 1976 / 90 min / NWI / ***
027. Bride of the Monster / 1955 / 68 min / NWI / ***
028. The Dark Crystal / 1982 / 93 min / NWI / ***
029. Robocop / 1987 / 103 min / NWI / ***
030. The Thing From Another World / 1951 / 87 min / DVD / ***
031. The Thing / 1982 / 109 min / BD / ***
032. *The Invisible Man Returns / 1940 / 82 min / DVD / ***
033. *The Invisible Woman / 1940 / 73 min / DVD / ***

JULY 4 -- TIME: 13H 35M


034. *The Invisible Agent / 1942 / 82 min / DVD / ***
035. *The Invisible Man's Revenge / 1944 / 78 min / DVD / ***
036. Independence Day / 1996 / 145 min / BD / ****
037. The Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time / 2010 / 116 min / BD / ***
038. Killers From Space / 1954 / 71 min / DVD / ***
039. First Men in the Moon / 1964 / 103 min / DVD / ****
040. *They Came From Beyond Space / 1967 / 85 min / DVD / ***
041. *Cowboys & Aliens / 2010 / 135 min / BD / ***

JULY 5 -- TIME: 11H 10M


042. *It! The Terror from Beyond Space / 1958 / 69 min / NWI / ****
043. *The Herioc Trio / 1993 / 85 min / NWI / **
044. *Skyline / 2010 / 93 min / NWI / ***
045. *King of the Rocketmen / 1949 / 167 min / NWI / ***
046.*Green Snake / 1993/ 98 min / NWI / **
047. Tarantula / 1955 / 81 min / DVD Netflix / ***
048. *The Mole People / 1956 / 77 min / DVD Netflix / **

JULY 6 -- TIME: 10H 29M


49A. *X-Files: Season 9: John Doe / 2001 / 44 min / DVD / ***
49B. *X-Files: Season 9: Hellbound / 2001 / 44 min / / ***
050. *The Warrior's Way / 2010 / 100 min / NWI / ***
051. Dead Space: Downfall / 2008 / 75 min / NWI / ***
052. The Terminator / 1984 / 107 min / BD / ***
053. *This Island Earth / 1958 / 89 min / DVD Netflix / ***
054. *Kung Fu Hustle / 1958 / 99 min / DVD Netflix / **
055. House of Frankenstein / 1944 / 71 min / DVD / ***

JULY 7 -- TIME: 12H 7M


056. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring / 2001 / 228 min / BD / ****
057. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers / 2002 / 236 min / BD / ****
058. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King / 2003 / 263 min / BD / ****

JULY 8 -- TIME: 13H 50M


059. *Apollo 18 / 2011 / 86 min / BD / ***
060. Tremors / 1990 / 96 min / DVD / ***
061. *Tremors 2: Aftershocks / 1996 / 99 min / DVD /
062. *Tremors 3: Back to Perfection / 2001 / 104 min / DVD / ***
063. *Tremors 4: The Legend Begins / 2003 / 101 min / DVD / ***
064. *Conquest of Space / 1955/ 80 min / DVD / ***
065. *Gamera: Guardian of the Universe / 1995 / 100 min / BD / ****
066. *Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man / 1951 / 82 min / DVR - TCM / ***
067. The Blob / 1958 / 82 min / DVR - TCM / ***

JULY 9 -- TIME: 7H 46M


068. Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within / 2001 / 105 min / NWI / ***
69A. *X-Files: Season 9: Provenance / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
69B. *X-Files: Season 9: Providence / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
70A. *Teen Wolf: Season 2: Frenemy / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***
70B. *Teen Wolf: Season 2: Restraint / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***
71A. *True Blood: Season 5: We'll Meet Again / 2012 / 57 min / DVR / ***
71B. *True Blood: Season 5: Let's Boot and Rally / 2012 / 48 min / DVR / ***
72A. *Eureka: Season 5: Double Take / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***
72B. *Falling Skies: Season 2: Love and Other Acts of Courage / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***


JULY 10 -- TIME: 7H 52M


073. The Fifth Element / 1997 / 125 min / NWI / ***
74A. *X-Files: Season 9: Audrey Pauley / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
74B. *X-Files: Season 9: Underneath / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
075. *Flesh Gordon / 1974 / 90 min / DVD Netflix / *
076. *Chronicle / 2012 / 84 min / DVD Netflix / *
077. *War-Gods of the Deep / 1965 / 85 min / DVD / ***

JULY 11 -- TIME: 9H 33M


078. Timestalkers / 1987 / 100 min / NWI / ***
079. The Snow Creature / 1954 / 71 min / NWI / ***
80A. *X-Files: Season 9: Improbable / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
80B. *X-Files: Season 9: Scary Monsters / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
081. *Area 51 / 2011 / 90 min / DVD Netflix / ***
082. Green Lantern / 2011 / 124 / BD / ****
083. Big Trouble in Little China / 1986 / 100 min / DVR - ELOV / ****

JULY 12 -- TIME: 11H 50M


084. Thor / 2011 / 114 min / NWI / ****
084. Highland: Endgame / 2000 / 100 / NWI / ***
086. *Ferocious Planet / 2011 / 88 min / NWI / ***
87A. *X-Files: Season 9: Jump the Shark / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
87B. *X-Files: Season 9: William / 2011 / 44 min / DVD / ***
088. Jurassic Park / 1993 / 127 min / BD / ****
089. Gamera 2: Attack of the Legion / 1996 / 114 min / BD / ***
090. It Came From Beneath the Sea / 1955 / 79 min / DVR - TCM / ***

JULY 13 -- TIME: 7H 58M


091. 7 Dwarves - Men Alone in the Wood (7 Zwerge - Manner Allein Im Wald) / 2004 / 90 min / NWI / **
092. Terror of Mechagodzilla / 1975 / 99 min / NWI / ***
093. Black Lightning / 2009 / 106 min / NWI / **
094. The Lost World / 1992 / 99 min / NWI / ***
095. Terminal Invasion / 2002 / 84 min / DVD Netflix / **

JULY 14 -- TIME: 7H 6M


096. Sky High / 2005 / 100 min / DVD Netflix / ****
097. The Lost World: Jurassic Park / 1997 / 129 min / BD / ****
098. Total Recall / 1990 / 113 min / BD / ***
099. *Lost Continent / 1951 / 84 min / DVD / ***

JULY 15 -- TIME: 7H 32M


100. Waterworld / 1995 / 135 min / DVD / ***
101. i, Robot / 2004 / 115 min / DVD / ***
102. Robinson Crusoe on Mars / 1964 / 110 min / DVD / ***
103. Monsters, Inc / 2001 / 92 min / DVD / ***

JULY 16-- TIME: 9H 3M


104. *The Crater Lake Monster / 1977 / 83 min / NWI / **
105. The Angry Red Planet / 1959 / 83 min / NWI / ***
106. *Metropolis / 1927 / 148 min / DVD / *
107. John Carter / 2012 / 132 min / BD / ****
108. The Martian Chronicles: Part 1 / 1980 / 97 min / DVD / ***

JULY 17 -- TIME: 12H 37M


109. The Martian Chronicles: Part 2 / 1980 / 97 min / DVD / ***
110. The Martian Chronicles: Part 3 / 1980 / 98 min / DVD / ***
111. The Thing / 2011 / 105 min / DVR - MAX / ***
112A. *Teen Wolf: Season 2: Raving / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***
112B. *Eureka: Season 5: Just Another Day / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***
113. *Earth vs. The Flying Saucers / 1956 / 83 min / DVD Netflix / ***
114. The Time Machine / 2002 / 96 min / DVD Netflix / ***
115. A Sound of Thunder / 2005 / 102 min / DVD / ***
116. Beauty and the Beast/ 1991 / 92 min / BD / ***

JULY 18 -- TIME: 13H 3M


117. The Brothers Grimm / 2005 / 118 min / DVR - IFC / *
118. X-Men First Class / 2011 / 132 min / BD / ****
119. King Arthur / 2004 / 142 min / BD / ***
120. *Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris / 1999 / 109 min / BD / ***
121. Leviathan / 1989 / 98 min / DVD / ***
122. Mission to Mars / 2000 / 113 min / DVD / ***
123. Flight to Mars / 1951 / 71 min / DVD / **


JULY 19 -- TIME: 5H 19M


124A. The X-Files: Season 9: Release / 2001 / 44 min / DVD / ***
124B. The X-Files: Season 9: Sunshine Day / 2001 / 44 min / DVD / ***
125. The X-Files: Season 9: The Truth Part 1 & 2 / 2001 / 88 min / DVD / ***
126. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe / 2005 / 143 min / BD / ***

JULY 20 -- TIME: 12H 36M


127. *Jack the Giant Killer / 1962 / 94 min / NWI / ***
128. *Snow White: A Tale of Terror / 1997 / 100 min / NWI / ***
129. *Eyeborgs / 2009 / 102 min / NWI / **
130A. *Lost Girl: Season 2: Can't See the Fae-Rest / 2011 / 42 min / DVR / ***
130B. *Lost Girl: Season 2: Masks / 2011 / 42 min / DVR / ***
131. Avatar / 2009 / 162 min / BD / ****
132. Rifftrax: Missile to the Moon / 1958/2009 / 78 min / DVD Netflix / **
133. Star Wars I: The Phantom Menace / 1999 / 136 min / DVD / ****


JULY 21 -- TIME: 13H 35M


134. Star Wars II: Attack of the Clones / 2002 / 142 min / DVD / ****
135. Star Wars III: Revenge of the Sith / 2005 / 140 min / DVD / ****
136. Star Wars IV: A New Hope / 1977 / 125 min / DVD / ****
137. Eegah / 1962 / 90 min / DVD / *
138. Dragonball: Evolution / 2009 / 85 min / DVD Netflix / ***
139. The War of the Worlds / 1953 / 85 min / DVD Netflix / ***
140. *Doctor Who: The Sensorites: Story #7 / 1964 / 148 min / DVD / ***

JULY 22 -- TIME:


141. *The Monster That Challenged the World / 1957 / 84 min / DVD / ***
142. *Destination Moon / 1950 / 91 min / DVD / ***
143. Invaders From Mars / 1953 / 79 min / DVD / ***
144. *The Lost World / 1960 / 96 min / DVD / ***
145. *Cosmos: War of the Planets / 1977 / 89 min / DVD / **

JULY 23 -- TIME:


146. *Adventures of Thunderstorm: Return of Thor / 2011 / 85 min / NWI / *
147. *Godzilla vs. Monster Zero / 1965 / 93 min / NWI / **
148A. Stargate SG1: Season 8: Zero Hour / 2004 / 43 min / DVD / ***
148B. *Falling Skies: Season 2: Homecoming / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***
149A. *Lost Girl: Season 2: Barometz. Trick. Pressure / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***
149B. *Lost Girl: Season 2: Midnight Lamp / 2012 / 42 min / DVR / ***

JULY 24 -- TIME:


150. *HG Well's War of the Worlds / 2005 / 93 min / NWI / ***
151. *The Lost Future / 2010 / 91 min / DVD Netflix / ***
152. Labyrinth / 1986 / 101 min / BD / ***

JULY 25 -- TIME:


153. Journey to the Center of the Earth / 1959 / 132 min / NWI / ***
154. *Unknown Origin / 1995 / 75 min / NWI / **
155. *Lifeforce / 1985 / 116 min / NWI / ***
156. *Darkening Sky / 2011 / 84 min / DVDNetflix / **
157. *Red Faction: Origins / 2011 / 93 min / DVDNetflix / **
158. *The Phantom Planet / 1961 / 72 min / DVD / ***


JULY 26 -- TIME:


159. *Beyond the Time Barrier / 1960 / 74 min / NWI / ***
160. *Gog / 1954 / 82 min / NWI / ***
161. *Planet Outlaws / 1953 / 69 min / DVD
162. *Warning From Space / 1956 / 88 min / / ***
163. *Doctor Who: The Gumfighters (Story 25) / 1966 / 96 min / DVD / ***


JULY 27 -- TIME:


164. *The Terminators / 2009 / 89 min / NWI / ***
165. *Invisible Invaders / 1959 / 66 min / NWI / ***
166. *Metal Shifters / 2011 / 90 min / DVD Netflix / ***


JULY 28 -- TIME:


167. *Doomsday Prophecy / 2011 / 92 min / DVD Netflix / ***

JULY 29 -- TIME:


168. *First Man Into Space / 1959 / 78 min / DVD Netflix / ***
169. *Unknown World / 1951 / 74 min / DVD / **
170. Cyborg / 1989 / 95 min / DVR - Enc / ***
171. Timecop / 1994 / 99 min / DVR - Enc / ***
172. *Source Code / 2011 / 93 min / DVR - Sho / ***
173. Star Trek: The Motion Picture / 1979 / 132 min / BD / ****
174. King Kong / 2005 / 200 min / BD / ****

JULY 30 -- TIME:


175. *Alien Armageddon / 2011 / 96 min / NWI / *
176. *Hunter Prey / 2010 / 88 min / NWI / ***
177. *Oblivion / 1994 / 93 min / NWI / ***
178. *Dead Space: Aftermath / 2011 / 77 min / NWI / *
179. The Creature Walks Among Us / 1956 / 78 min / DVD / ***
180. *Snowbeast / 1977 / 74 min / DVD / **



JULY 31 -- TIME:


181. *War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave / 2008 / 87 min / NWI / ***
182. *The Ultimate Avengers / 2006 / 71 min / NWI / ***
183. *Ultimate Avengers 2 / 2006 / 72 min / NWI / ***
184. *X-Files: I Believe / 2008 / 104 min / DVD Netflix / ***



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My DVD Collection; Unwatched DVD Pile
January TV on DVD Challenges: 2013; 2012
July SciFi/Fantasy Challenges: 2015; 2014; 2013; 2012; 2011; 2010; 2009
August Animation Challenges:2013; 2012; 2011
October Horror Movie Challenges: 2012; 2011; 2010; 2009; 2008; 2007

Last edited by shellebelle; 08-03-12 at 09:22 PM.
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