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Re: The 8th Annual Sci-Fi/Fantasy Challenge List Thread

SHELLEBELLE'S
2014 SYFY/FANTASY CHALLENGE



2009 Count: 158
2010 Count: 112
2011 Count: 151
2012 Count: 184
2013 Count: 154
2014 Count: 121


2015 Goal: 150
2015 Count: 27
2015 Time: 26H 41M


Stats:

Spoiler:


BDs:
DVDs:
First Time Viewings:
Netflix Rentals:
Netflix Watch Instantly (NWI):
Theater:
TV/DVR:
Amazon/YouTube/FEARnet/Fancast/Other Online:
Wildcard




Checklist:

Spoiler:


*Watching enough shorts or TV to count as one entry, you can use that one entry as a check on the checklist, as long as each of them count for whatever you're checking. You can mix and match what you've seen to make a check, they all don't have to be grouped together as a single entry on your watch list.

3 Wildcards allowed

Watch one film from every decade, starting with the 1900s:
-X- 1900(No time limit but must be at least complete short film) - (optional) - A Trip to the Moon (1902)
-X- 1910(No time limit but must be at least complete short film) - (optional) - A Message From Mars (1913)
-X- 1920 - The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)
-X- 1930 - The Wizard of Oz (1939)
-X- 1940 - The Corpse Vanishes (1944)
-X- 1950 - Cosmic Monsters
-X- 1960 - Die, Monster, Die!
-X- 1970 - Mad Max
-X- 1980 - Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
-X- 1990 - RoboCop 2
-X- 2000 - Timeline (2003)
-X- 2010 - Transcendence (2014)

Watch films in at least two languages other than English:
-X- First language - Norwegian ~Ragnarok
-X- Second language - Japanese ~ Gamera: Super Monster

Watch a film in 12 of the following:
-X- Watch a MST3K/Rifftrax/Cinematic Titanic/Hosted version of a sci-fi/fantasy film - MST3K: The Crawling Eye / Rifftraxx: Plan 9 From Outer Space / Cinematic Titanic: The Doomsday Machine
--- Watch a film featuring laser blasters -
-X- Watch a film made on a low budget (ex. Corman or Castle movie) - The Last Woman on Earth
-X- Watch a film based on a novel - The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
-X- Watch a film which was nominated for a Hugo or Saturn Award- Star Wars: Episode VI: Return of the Jedi / The Day After Tomorrow
-X- Watch a Documentary Feature - Ancient Alien Question: From UFOs to Extraterrestrial Visitations
-X- Watch a Film From the Criterion Collection (Doesn't have to be Criterion Version) - RoboCop (1987)
-X- Watch a film with commentary - Creature From the Black Lagoon
-X- Watch a film and at least two sequels - Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan / Star Trek III: The Search for Spock / Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
-X- Watch a film that takes place underneath the Earth - At the Earth's Core
-X- Watch a film that takes place in space - Destination Moon
-X- Watch a film that takes place on or under the sea - Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
-X- Watch an animated film - Titan A.E.
-X- Watch a film with special effects by Ray Harryhausen - It Came From Beneath the Sea
-X- Watch a film that takes place in the "future" but the year has already come and gone - The Phantom Planet
-X- Watch a film and its remake/reboot - The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) / The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

He's dead, Jim. Watch 4 out of the following:
-X- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Gene Roddenberry - Star Trek: The Motion Picture
-X- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Ray Bradbury - Beast From 20,000 Fathoms
--- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Phillip K. Dick -
--- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Edgar Rice Burroughs -
--- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Jules Verne -
-X- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late HP Lovecraft - The Tomb
-X- Written by/inspired by/or related in some way to the late Richard Matheson - Real Steel
-X- Watch a film starring Christopher Lee - Tale of the Mummy

Watch 10 films directed/produced/written by:
--- James Cameron
-X- Steven Spielberg - Hook
-X- Terry Gilliam - The Zero Theorem
-X- Tim Burton - Batman
-X- Hayao Miyazaki - Howl's Moving Castle
-X- David Cronenberg - eXistenZ
--- James Whale
-X- Ridley Scott - Prometheus
-X- Paul Verhoeven - Total Recall
--- Robert Wise
-X- Robert Zemeckis - Back to the Future
-X- The Wachowskis - Jupiter Ascending
--- Jerry Warren
--- J. J. Abrams
-X- Samuel Z. Arkoff - Teenage Caveman
-X- David Twohy - The Chronicles of Riddick
--- Richard Fleischer
-X- William Cameron Menzies - Invaders From Mars
-X- Kevin Connor - Warlords of Atlantis
-X- Alex Proyas - Knowing
-X- Fritz Lang - Metropolis
-X- George Melies - Cinderella (1899)
-X- George Miller - Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior
--- George Lucas
-X- John Carpenter - Big Trouble in Little China

Watch a film for each rating:
-X- G - War of the Worlds
-X- PG - Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
-X- PG-13 - Independence Day
-X- R - Seventh Son
-X- X/NC-17(Optional) - Re-Animator
-X- Unrated - Age of Ice

Watch a film in 28 of the following subgenres:
-X- Alien invasion - It Came From Outer Space
--- Horror
-X- Dystopian Society - Automata
-X- Post-Apocalyptic - On the Beach
-X- Alternate History - Southland Tales
-X- Robot/Android - RoboCop 3
-X- Immortality - She
--- Space Opera/Serial -
-X- Mutants (non-critter) - X-Men
-X- Comic Book - Guardians of the Galaxy
-X- Mad Scientist - The Man Who Cheated Death
--- Comedy -
-X- Time travel - Brigadoon
-X- Giant Critters - Godzilla
--- Prehistoric -
-X- Paranormal - Red Lights
--- Kaiju -
-X- Tech Noir - Blade Runner
-X- First Contact - Star Trek VIII: First Contact
--- Space Soldiers -
-X- Magical Beings - Curse of the Dragon Slayer
-X- Future Crimes - Minority Report
--- Animalcadabra -
-X- Myths & Legends - The Conquest of Mycenae (aka Hercules vs. Moloch)
-X- Worst Movie Ever - The People That Time Forgot
-X- Arthurian Fantasy - A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
-X- Based on fairy tale - Maleficent
-X- Urban Fantasy - Highlander
--- High Fantasy -
-X- Sword and Sorcery - Beastmaster
--- Dark Fantasy -
-X- Martial Arts Fantasy - 47 Ronin
Not sure what qualifies? Check here for a description http://www.wattpad.com/3632123-fanta...sci-fi-fantasy

Watch a film starring 20 of the following actors:
--- James McAvoy
--- David Warner
--- Edward James Olmos
-X- Sir Ian McKellen - The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
--- Liv Tyler
--- Peter Dinklage
-X- Charlize Theron - Mighty Joe Young
--- Winona Ryder
-X- Lena Headey - 300: Rise of an Empire
--- Zoe Saldana
-X- Ian Holm - The Fifth Element
--- Boris Karloff
--- Sir Cedric Hardwicke
--- Lionel Atwill
--- Evelyn Ankers
-X- Abbott & Costello - Jack and the Beanstalk
--- Peter Graves
--- Hugh Marlowe
-X- Richard Denning - Unknown Island
-X- Susan Cabot - The Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Serpent
--- Samuel L. Jackson
--- Tommy Kirk
-X- Raquel Welch - Fantastic Voyage
--- Ray Milland
--- Roddy McDowall
-X- Arnold Schwarzenegger - The Terminator
--- Kurt Russell
--- Sigourney Weaver
--- Alan Rickman
--- Ted Cassidy
-X- Arthur Franz - Invaders From Marz
--- Doug McClure
-X- Harrison Ford - Star Wars
--- Andy Serkis
--- Gina Torres
-X- Nick Frost - The Boxtrolls
-X- Callum Keith Rennie - Blade: Trinity
-X- Michelle Forbes - The Hunters
--- Michelle Rodriguez
--- Keith David
--- Scarlett Johansson


Personal Checklist:
-X- Anime - Blade of the Phantom Master
--- Musical -
-X- Theater - Terminator: Genysis
-X- TV Miniseries - Invasion
--- TV Movie -
--- TV Series -





Magenta* = First Time Viewings
Starred Rating is based upon how much I enjoyed the film, not necessarily film "quality".

WEEK 1


Spoiler:


JUNE 30 -- TIME: 2H 30M


0001. *The Adventures of Prince Achmed / 1926 / 67 min / DVD Netflix ***
0002. *The Man Who Cheated Death / 1959 / 83 min / DVD Netflix / ***


JULY 1 -- TIME: 12H 05M


0003. Star Trek: The Motion Picture / 1979 / 130 min / NWI / ***
0004. Re-Animator / 1985 / 85 min / NWI / **
0005. *Ragnarok / 2013 / 95 min / NWI / ****
0006. Total Recall / 1990 / 114 min / NWI / ***
0007. The Wizard of Oz / 1939 / 102 min / BD / ****
0008. Fantastic Voyage / 1966 / 100 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0009. *MST3K: The Crawling Eye / 1958 / 100 min / DVD Netflix / ***


JULY 2 -- TIME: 12H 06M


0010. Combined Entry:
010A. *The 100: S2E01: The 48 / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***
010B. *The 100: S2E02: Inclement Weather / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***
0011. The Day the Earth Stood Still / 1951 / 92 min / NWI / ***
0012. *The Hunters / 2013 / 89 min / NWI / ****
0013. The Fifth Element / 1997 / 126 min / NWI / ****
0014. Seventh Son / 2015 / 102 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0015. The Day the Earth Stood Still / 2008 / 104 min / BD / ***
0016. Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope / 1977 / 125 min / BD / ****


JULY 3 -- TIME: 10H 29M


0017. Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back / 1980 / 127 min / (BD) / ****
0018. Star Wars: Episode VI: The Return of the Jedi / 1983 / 135 min / (BD) / ****
0019. The Corpse Vanishes / 1944 / 64 min / DVD / ***
0020. Timeline / 2003 / 115 min / DVD / ****
0021. Titan A.E. / 2000 / 95 min / DVD / ***
0022. Destination Moon / 1950 / 93 min / DVD / ***


JULY 4 -- TIME: 11H 03M


0023. Combined Entry:
023A. *The 100: S2E03: Reapercussions / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***
023B. *The 100: S2E04: Many Happy Returns / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***
0024. Independence Day / 1996 / 145 min / BD / ****
0025. The Phantom Planet / 1961 / 72 min / DVD / ***
0026. The Last Woman on Earth / 1960 / 71 min / DVD
0027. At the Earth's Core / 1976 / 90 min / BD / ****
0028. Creature From the Black Lagoon / 1954 / 79 min / DVD / ****
0029. Beastmaster / 1982 / 118 min / DVD / ***


JULY 5 -- TIME: 11H 05M


0030. She / 1965 / 106 min / DVD / ***
0031. Brigadoon / 1954 / 108 min / DVD / ***
0032. Highlander / 1986 / 116 min / DVD / ***
0033. RoboCop / 1987 / 103 min / BD / ***
0034. RoboCop 2 / 1990 / 117 min / BD / ***
0035. Mighty Joe Young / 1998 / 115 min / Cable: TMCHD / ***


JULY 6 -- TIME: 12H 32M


0036. *Cosmic Monsters / 1958 / 75 min / Cable: TCM / ***
0037. *Maleficent / 2014 / 104 min / Cable: TCM / ***
0038. *Warlords of Atlantis / 1978 / 92 min / YouTube / ***
0039. Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea / 1961 / 104 min / NWI / ***
0040. *Red Lights / 2012 / 113 min / NWI / **
0041. Beast From 20,000 Fathoms / 1953 / 80 min / DVD / ***
0042. *A Message From Mars / 1913 / 60 min / YouTube / ***
0043. Prometheus / 2012 / 124 min / BD . ***



WEEK 2


Spoiler:


JULY 7 -- TIME: 13H 50M


0044. *47 Ronin / 2013 / 118 min / Cable: HBO / ****
0045. The Terminator / 1984 / 107 min / NWI / ***
0046. Big Trouble in Little China / 1986 / 99 min / NWI / ***
0047. Combined Entry:
047A. *Defiance: S3E04: Dead Air / 2015 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***
047B. *Defiance: S3E05: History Rhymes / 2015 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***
0048. *Jupiter Ascending / 2015 / 127 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0049. *Invasion / 1997 / 175 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0050. Back to the Future / 1985 / 116 min / Cable: AMC / ***


JULY 8 -- TIME: 12H 23M


0051. eXistenZ / 1999 / 97 min / NWI / **
0052. Batman / 1989 / 126 min / NWI / ***
0053. Hook / 1991 / 144 min / NWI / ***
0054. Combined Entry:
054A. *The Last Ship: S3E03:It's Not a Rumor / 2015 / 44 min / Cable: TNT / ***
054B. *The Last Ship: S3E05: Solace / 2015 / 44 min / Cable: TNT / ***
0055. *Transcendence / 2014 / 119 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0056. It Came From Outer Space / 1951 / 81 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0057. Combined Entry:
057A. *The 100: S2E05: Human Trials / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***
057B. *The 100: S2E06: Fog of War / 2014 / 44 min / Cable: CW / ***


JULY 9 -- TIME: 13H 34M


0058. *Southland Tales / 2006 / 144 min / Cable: SEDG / **
0059. Guardians of the Galaxy / 2014 / 122 min /
0060. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan / 1982 / 113 / NWI / ****
0061. Star Trek III: The Search for Spock / 1984 / 105 min / NWI / ****
0062. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey / 2012 / 169 min / BD / ****
0063. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug / 2013 / 161 min / BD / ****


JULY 10 -- TIME: 14H 33M


0064. Real Steel / 2011 / 127 min / Cable: FX / ***
0065. Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home / 1986 / 118 min / NWI / ***
0066. *Blade of the Phantom Master / 2004 / 86 min / NWI / ***
0067. *The Boxtrolls / 2014 / 96 min / NWI / ***
0068. Invaders From Mars / 1953 / 77 min / DVD / ***
0069. It Came From Beneath the Sea / 1955 / 79 min / DVD / ****
0070. *Rifftraxx: Plan 9 From Outer Space / 1959 / 100 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0071. *A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / 1948 / 106 min / DVD Netflix / ***
0072. RoboCop 3 / 1993 / 105 min / BD / ***


JULY 11 -- TIME: 9H 22M


0073. The Chronicles of Riddick / 2004 / 134 min / BD / ***
0074. Blade Runner / 1982 / 116 min / Cable: MAX / ***
0075. *Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Serpent / 1957 / 71 min / DVD / **
0076. Teenage Caveman / 1958 / 65 min / DVD / **
0077. War of the Worlds / 1953 / 85 min / DVD / ***
0078. The People That Time Forgot / 1977 / 91 min / / ***


JULY 12 -- TIME: 7H 20M


0079. *Gamera: Super Monster / 1980 / 91 min / BD / ***
0080. Godzilla / 2014 / 123 min / BD / ***
0081. Howl's Moving Castle / 2004 / 120 min / Bd / ****
0082. *Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters / 2013 / 106 min / BD / ***


JULY 13 -- TIME: 13H 20M


0083. *Unknown Island / 1948 / 75 min / Streaming: Amazon Prime / ***
0084. *Jack and the Beanstalk / 1952 / 82 min / Streaming: Amazon Prime / ***
0085. *Cinematic Titanic: The Doomsday Machine / 1972 / 86 min / Streaing: Amazon Prime / ***
0086. *The Tomb / 2007 / 82 min / Streaming: Amazon Prime / ***
0087. Tale of the Mummy / 1998 / 88 min / NWI / ***
0088. *On the Beach / 1959 / 135 min / BD / ***
0089. Star Trek VIII: First Contact / 1996 / 111 min / BD / ****
0090. Frankenstein / 1931 / 71 min / DVD / ***
0091. The Man From Planet X / 1951 / 70 min / Cable: TCM / ***




WEEK 3


Spoiler:


JULY 14 -- TIME: 14H 57M


0092. Mad Max / 1979 / 93 min / Cable: EACT / ***
0093. Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / 1981 / 96 min / Cable: IFC / ***
0094. *300: Rise of an Empire / 2014 / 102 min / Cable: MAX / ***
0095. *The Last Keepers / 2013 / 99 min / NWI / ***
0096. *Automata / 2014 / 109 min / NWI / **
0097. *Terminator: Genysis / 2015 / 126 min / Theater / ****
0098. The Day After Tomorrow / 2004 / 124 min / DVD / ***


JULY 15 -- TIME: 14H 29M


0099. Metropolis / 1927 / 148 min / NWI / **
0100. *The Conquest of Mycenae (aka Hercules vs. Moloch) / 1963 / 98 min / NWI / ***
0101. *The Zero Theorem / 2013 / 107 min / Amazon Prime / *
0102. *Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage / 2014 / 78 min / NWI / *
0103. *Age of Ice / 2014 / 84 min / NWI / ***
0104. *Ancient Alien Question: From UFOs to Extraterrestrial Visitations / 2012 / 70 min / / ***
0105. Die, Monster, Die! / 1965 / 800 min / / **
0106. *20 Million Miles to Earth / 2012 / 70 min / / ***
0107. Knowing / 2009 / 121 min /

JULY 16 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0108. *Icetastrophe / 2015 / 86 min / NWI / ***
0109. *Europa Report / 2013 / 90 min / NWI / ***
0110. *Asteriod vs. Earth / 2014 / 91 min / NWI / ***
0111. *Scorcher / 2002 / 91 min / NWI / ***
0112. Combined Entry:
112A. *Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell: S1E04: All the Mirrors of the World / 2015 / 60 min / Cable: TNT / ***
112B. *Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell: S1E05: Arabella / 2015 / 60 min / Cable: TNT / ***

JULY 17 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0113. Combined Entry:
113A. *Stitchers: S1E05: Stitcher in the Rye / 2015 / 44 min / Cable: ABCF / ***
113B. *Stitchers: S1E06: Finally / 2015 / 44 min / Cable: ABCF / ***
0114. Combined Entry:
114A. *Olympus: S1E13: Truth / 2015 / in / Cable: BBCA / ***
114B. *Atlantis: S2E02: The Madness of Hercules / 2015 / 44 min / Cable: BBCA / ***
0115. *Curse of the Dragon Slayer / 2013 / 105 min / NWI / **


JULY 18 -- TIME: 0H 0M


0116. Minority Report / 2002 / 145 min / BD / ***
0117. X-Men / 2000 / 104 min / BD / ***
0118. Blade: Trinity / 2002 / 104 min / [COLOR="Dark Orchid"]DVD[/COLOR] / ***


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WEEK 4


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Temp TV:

*Cinderella / 1899 / 6 min / YouTube / ***

A Trip to the Moon / 1902 / 15 min / YouTube / ***
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