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Old 06-23-13, 05:18 PM   #15
orlmac
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Re: 6th Annual Sci Fi/Fantasy Challenge List Thread

June is just dragging along....but July is finally here!

Total time to date: 90:00:35
*first time viewing

1. June 30: City of Ember* (2008) (1:35:07) (Netflix DVD)
2. July 1: Battle Beyond the Stars* (1980) (1:42:37) (Netflix Streaming)
3. July 1: Cloud Atlas* (2012) (2:51:57) (Netflix Blu-Ray)
4. July 2: Godzilla vs. Hedora* (1971) (1:25:43) (Blockbuster DVD)
5. July 2: Oblivion* (2013) (2:04:00) (Theater)
6. July 2: The Body Disappears* (1941) (1:11:57) (TCM HD)
7. July 2: Outward Bound* (1930) (1:22:29) (TCM HD)
8. July 3: Daimajin* (1966) (1:23:47) (Epix on Demand)
9. July 3: The Box* (2009) (1:55:48) (Netflix Blu-Ray)
10. July 4: Solaris* (1972) (2:46:33) (TCM HD)
11. July 5: Venus Flytrap (The Revenge of Doctor X)* (1970) (1:33:39) (YouTube)
12. July 5: An Impossible Voyage (The Voyage Across the Impossible)* (1904) (0:20:01) (YouTube)
13. July 5: The Adjustment Bureau* (2011) (1:45:50) (Netflix Blu-Ray)
14. July 5: Under the Dome S1E1: Pilot*; Under the Dome S1E2: The Fire* (2013) (1:24:00) (CBS)
15. July 5: Prince Valiant* (1997) (1:31:34) (HBO Family HD)
16. July 5: Blask Mask 2: City of Masks* (2002) (1:41:17) (SMC HD)
17. July 6: Dragonslayer* (1981) (1:49:26) (Epix HD)
18. July 6: After Earth* (2013) (1:40:00) (Theater)
19. July 6: The Evil of Frankenstein* (1964) (1:26:38) (Retro HD)
20. July 7: The Power* (1968) (1:48:29) (TCM HD)
21. July 7: TiMER* (2009) (1:39:48) (Netflix Streaming)
22. July 8: Man of Steel* (2013) (2:23:00) (Theater)
23. July 8: Chain Reaction* (1996) (1:46:38) (Netflix Blu-Ray)
24. July 9: Red Planet Mars* (1952) (1:27:04) (TCM HD)
25. July 9: Carnival of Sinners* (1943) (1:20:47) (TCM HD)
26. July 9: Wrath of Daimajin* (1966) (1:19:00) (Epix on Demand)
27. July 9: The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues* (1955) (1:20:36) (TCM HD)
28. July 9: The Fisher King* (1991) (2:17:39) (Netflix Blu-Ray)
29. July 10: Hotel Transylvania* (2012) (1:31:00) (Theater)
30. July 10: Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust* (2000) (1:41:39) (Netflix DVD)
31. July 10: Return of Daimajin* (1966) (1:19:00) (Epix on Demand)
32. July 11: Planet of Dinosaurs* (1977) (1:24:00) (Echelon Studios on Demand)
33. July 11: King Kong Escapes* (1967) (1:36:04) (MeTV)
34. July 11: Southland Tales* (2006) (2:24:32) (Netflix Blu-Ray)
35. July 11: Solar Crisis* (1990) (1:51:32) (Blockbuster DVD)
36. July 12: Jason and the Argonauts* (1963) (1:43:53) (TCM HD)
37. July 12: The World, the Flesh and the Devil* (1959) (1:34:39) (TCM HD)
38. July 12: Countdown* (1967) (1:41:28) (TCM HD)
39. July 13: Pacific Rim Imax 3-D* (2013) (2:12:00) (Theater)
40. July 13: The Wiz* (1978) (2:14:05) (Library DVD)
41. July 13: The Purge* (2013) (1:25:00) (Theater)
42. July 13: The Doll* (1919) (1:04:07) (Epix on Demand)
43. July 22: Rocketship X-M* (1950) (1:17:35) (Netflix DVD)
44. July 23: Riders to the Stars* (1954) (1:19:59) (TCM HD)
45. July 23: The Projectionist* (1971) (1:24:32) (TCM HD)
46. July 23: The Cell* (2000) (1:47:10) (Netflix DVD)
47. July 23: It! The Terror from Beyond Space (1958) (1:09:29) (Blockbuster DVD)
48. July 24: It Came from Outer Space* (1953) (1:20:02) (TCM HD)
49. July 24: H.P. Lovecraft Volume 2: Dreams of Cthulhu - The Rough Magik Initiative* (2008) (1:49:36) (Netflix DVD)
50. July 24: Between Two Worlds* (1944) (1:52:02) (TCM HD)
51. July 29: The Twonky* (1953) (1:12:33) (TCM HD)
52. July 30: Panic in Year Zero!* (1962) (1:32:06) (TCM HD)
53. July 30: Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It* (1970) (1:17:37) (MGM HD)
54. July 30: Against the Dark* (2009) (1:33:55) (SMC HD)
55. July 31: Zotz* (1962) (1:25:40) (TCM HD)

Checklist:
Spoiler:

Watch one film from every decade, starting with the 1900s.
-X- 1900 - An Impossible Voyage (The Voyage Across the Impossible) (1904)
-X- 1910 - The Doll (1919)
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
-X- 1940 - The Body Disappears (1941)
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
-X- 1970 - The Projectionist (1971)
--- 1980 -
--- 1990 -
-X- 2000 - Blask Mask 2: City of Masks (2002)
-X- 2010 - The Purge (2013)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
-X- First language - Carnival of Sinners (1943) (French)
--- Second language -

-X- Watch a MST3K/Rifftrax/Cinematic Titanic/Hosted version of a sci-fi/fantasy film - King Kong Escapes (1967) (Svengoolie)
-X- Watch a film featuring laser blasters - Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
-X- Watch a film made on a low budget (ex. Corman or Castle movie) - Zotz! (1962)
-X- Watch a film based on a novel - The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959)
--- Watch a film which was nominated for a Hugo or Saturn Award-
--- Watch a Documentary Feature -
-X- Watch a Film From the Criterion Collection (Doesn't have to be Criterion Version) - Solaris (1972)
--- Watch a film with commentary -
-X- Watch a film and at least two sequels - Daimajin (1966); Wrath of Daimajin (1966); Return of Daimajin (1966)
-X- Watch a film that takes place underneath the Earth - City of Ember (2008)
-X- Watch a film that takes place in space - Countdown (1967)
-X- Watch a film that takes place on or under the sea - The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues (1955)
--- Watch an animated film -
-X- Watch a film with special effects by Ray Harryhausen - Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
-X- Watch a film that takes place in the "future" but the year has already come and gone - Southland Tales (2006)
-X- Written by/starring/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Ray Bradbury/Phillip K. Dick - It Came from Outer Space (1953); The Adjustment Bureau (2011)
--- Watch a film directed/produced/written by Ed Wood/Steven Spielberg/Terry Gilliam - Venus Flytrap (The Revenge of Doctor X) (1970); The Fisher King (1991)
--- Watch a film directed/produced/written by Roger Corman/Edgar G. Ulmer/Charles Band - Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It* (1970);
-X- Watch a film and its remake/reboot - Outward Bound (1930); Between Two Worlds (1944)
-X- Written by/starring/inspired by/ or related in some way to the late HP Lovecraft / Richard Matheson - H.P. Lovecraft Volume 2: Dreams of Cthulhu - The Rough Magik Initiative (2008); The Box (2009)

Watch a film for each rating:
-X- G - The Wiz (1978)
-X- PG - Hotel Transylvania (2012)
-X- PG-13 - Oblivion (2013)
-X- R - Against the Dark (2009)
-X- X/NC-17(Optional) - The Cell (2000)
-X- Unrated - Riders to the Stars (1954)

Watch a film in each of the following subgenres:
-X- Alien invasion - Pacific Rim Imax 3-D (2013)
--- Horror -
--- Cyborg/Cybernetic revolt -
-X- Post-Apocalyptic - Panic in Year Zero! (1962)
--- Alternate History -
--- Robot/Android -
--- Immortality -
--- Space Opera/Serial -
--- Mutants (non-critter) -
-X- Comic Book - Man of Steel (2013)
-X- Mad Scientist - The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)
-X- Comedy - The Twonky (1953)
--- Time travel -
--- Giant Critters -
-X- Prehistoric - Planet of Dinosaurs (1977)
-X- Paranormal - The Power (1968)
-X- Kaiju - Godzilla vs. Hedora (1971)
--- Tech Noir -
-X- First Contact - Red Planet Mars (1952)

Not sure what qualifies? Check here for a description http://www.wattpad.com/3632123-fanta...sci-fi-fantasy
-X- Arthurian Fantasy - Prince Valiant (1997)
--- Based on fairy tale -
-X- Urban Fantasy - TiMER (2009)
--- High Fantasy -
-X- Sword and Sorcery - Dragonslayer (1981)
-X- Dark Fantasy - Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (2000)
--- Martial Arts Fantasy -

Watch a film starring:
--- Vincent Price/Mara Corday/Marshall Thompson - ; ; It! The Terror from Beyond Space (1958)
--- Charlton Heston/Milla Jovovich/Lloyd Bridges- Solar Crisis (1990); ; Rocketship X-M (1950)
--- Jeff Goldblum/Rutger Hauer/Stephen Chow -
--- Joey Wang/Natalie Portman/Gloria Talbot -
-X- Hugo Weaving/Keanu Reeves/Will Smith - Cloud Atlas (2012); Chain Reaction (1996); After Earth (2013)
--- Michelle Rodriguez/David Warner/Tilda Swinton -
--- Peter Cushing/Arnold Schwarzenegger/Kurt Russell -
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Last edited by orlmac; 08-01-13 at 03:32 PM.
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