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Re: The 11th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

The drive for 100 screams! "It's the most wonderful time of the year!"

The 11th Annual October Horror Movie Challenge - 100 Flicks in 31 Days:
2015 TOTAL: 101.25
(77 Movies + 21.25 TV Shows + 3 Wildcards)

Personal Goal: 100
2005: 88
2006: 50
2012: 129
2013: 104.25
2014: 115.75

☼ = First Time Viewing (12)
BLUE = Blu-ray (25)
GREEN = DVD (6)
RED = Online Streaming (Netflix, Youtube, etc.) (21)
ORANGE = Theater (3)
PLAIN/BLACK = TV (Cable, On Demand, etc.) (22)

THEME NIGHTS (18)
Spoiler:
10/11: (Scream 4) Farewell to the Dream Master of Modern Horror - R.I.P. Wes Craven
10/16: (Nightbreed) They Date. They Mate. They Procreate. They Eradicate. - Crazy Love
10/16: (A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night) They Date. They Mate. They Procreate. They Eradicate. - Crazy Love
10/17: (Blood Diner) VHS Distributor Status: Defunct. Nightmarish Visions: Continue To Run Amok
10/17: (Splatter University) VHS Distributor Status: Defunct. Nightmarish Visions: Continue To Run Amok
10/17: (The House by the Cemetery) VHS Distributor Status: Defunct. Nightmarish Visions: Continue To Run Amok
10/17: (The Last House on the Left) VHS Distributor Status: Defunct. Nightmarish Visions: Continue To Run Amok
10/17: (Re-Animator) VHS Distributor Status: Defunct. Nightmarish Visions: Continue To Run Amok
10/17: (Bride of Re-Animator) VHS Distributor Status: Defunct. Nightmarish Visions: Continue To Run Amok
10/18: (Stigmata) Sanctuary on Sacred Ground...Nowhere to Be Found! Chapels of Horror Don't Turn to the Pope! Abandon All Hope!
10/19: (Filthy McNasty) Dreaded Reunions & Bad Cafeteria Food Are the Least of Your Worries
10/20: (Filthy McNastier: Maximum Dousche) Bela's Blood Sucking Bloodbath Birthday Bash Bonanza Extravaganza!
10/25: (Freddy vs. Jason) The Super Sunday Random Maniacal Mashup of Insane Indecisiveness
10/28: (The Babadook) Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night; Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights
10/30: (Hocus Pocus) Possessive Demons Cast Their Spell, Steer Clear or Discover the 7th Layer of Hell
10/30: (The Evil Dead) Possessive Demons Cast Their Spell, Steer Clear or Discover the 7th Layer of Hell
10/30: (Evil Dead II) Possessive Demons Cast Their Spell, Steer Clear or Discover the 7th Layer of Hell
10/30: (Army of Darkness) Possessive Demons Cast Their Spell, Steer Clear or Discover the 7th Layer of Hell

31 FILM SUBSET (3)
Spoiler:
10/16: A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
10/17: The House by the Cemetery (1981)
10/18: Stigmata (1999)


Most Viewed Decade (2000s - 24)
Spoiler:
1940s (1)
1960s (1)
1970s (4)
1980s (18)
1990s (11)
2000s (24)
2010s (20)

Most Movies Watched in One Day (10/30) (8)

October 1:
#001 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) (On Demand)
#002 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986) (Blu-ray)
#003 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003) (Blu-ray)
#004 Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013) (Blu-ray)

October 2:
#005 Paranormal Activity (2007) (Blu-ray)
#006 Paranormal Activity 2 (2010) (Blu-ray)
#007 Paranormal Activity 3 (2011) (Blu-ray)
#008 Paranormal Activity 4 (2012) (Blu-ray)

October 3:
#009 The Monster Squad (1987) (Netflix)
#010 Unfriended (2014) (Amazon Prime)
#011 Burying the Ex (2014) (Netflix)
#012 The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) (Blu-ray)
#013 Little Shop of Horrors (1986) (Blu-ray)
#014 Grindhouse: Planet Terror (2007) (Blu-ray)
#015 Grindhouse: Death Proof (2007) (Blu-ray)

October 4:
#016 Shaun of the Dead (2004) (Blu-ray)
#017 Zombieland (2009) (Blu-ray)
#018 Serial Mom (1994) (On Demand)

October 5:
Busy

October 6:
Work

October 7:
Week

October 8:
#019 Pontypool (2008) (Netflix)

October 9:
#020 Fright Night (1985) (Encore HD)
#021 The Amityville Horror (2005) (Showtime 2 HD)

October 10:
#022 Tusk (2014) (Amazon Prime)
#023 The Den (2013) (Netflix)
#024 Scream (1996) (Blu-ray)
#025 Scream 2 (1997) (Blu-ray)
#026 Scream 3 (2000) (Blu-ray)

October 11:
#027 Scream 4 (2011) (Blu-ray)

October 12:
No Fun Monday...

October 13:
#028 Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010) (Netflix)
#029 Oculus (2013) (Netflix)

October 14:
#030 Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film (2009) (Netflix)

October 15:
#031 Curse of Chucky (2013) (Netflix)

October 16:
#032 Nightbreed: The Director’s Cut (1990) (Netflix)
#033 A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014) (Netflix)
#034 The Frighteners: The Director's Cut (1996) (Blu-ray)

October 17:
#035 Blood Diner (1987) (YouTube)
#036 Splatter University (1984) (YouTube)
#037 The House by the Cemetery (1981) (Hulu)
#038 The Last House on the Left (1972) (DVD)
#039 Re-Animator (1985) (Blu-ray)
#040 Bride of Re-Animator (1989) (DVD)

October 18:
#041 Stigmata (1999) (On Demand)
#042 The Cabin in the Woods (2012) (Blu-ray)

October 19:
#043 Filthy McNasty (2002) (YouTube)

October 20:
#044 Filthy McNastier: Maximum Dousche (2005) (YouTube)
#045 Filthy McNastiest: Apocalypse Fuck! (2005) (YouTube)

October 21:
WILDCARD DAY
Back to the Future Day (watched all 3 movies in the theater)
#046 Back to the Future (1985) (Theater) WILDCARD
#047 Back to the Future Part II (1989) (Theater) WILDCARD
#048 Back to the Future Part III (1990) (Theater) WILDCARD

October 22:
Long Work Day

October 23:
#049 Resident Evil (2002) (AMC HD)
#051 Creepshow (1982) (IFC HD)
#052 Filthy McNasty 4: Carnal Holocaust (2015) (YouTube)
#053 The Hills Have Eyes (2006) (IFC HD)
#054 Jeepers Creepers (2001) (IFC HD)

October 24:
#055 Child's Play (1988) (AMC HD)
#056 House of 1000 Corpses (2003) (On Demand)
#057 Seed of Chucky (2004) (AMC HD)
#058 Leprechaun (1993) (AMC HD)
#059 The Devil's Rejects (2005) (Blu-ray)
#060 American Psycho (2000) (Blu-ray)

October 25:
#061 Freddy vs. Jason (2003) (AMC HD)

October 26:
Boooooo work

October 27:
If it counts for anything, I did have director - Chris Seaver on my radio show tonight

October 28:
#062 The Babadook (2014) (Netflix)

October 29:
#063 Club Dread (2004) (On Demand)

October 30:
#064 Cannibal! The Musical (1993) (DVD)
#065 Saw VI (2009) (IFC HD) ☼
#066 Saw 3D: The Final Chapter (2010) (IFC HD) ☼
#067 Hocus Pocus (1993) (AMC Family HD)
#068 Escape from Tomorrow (2013) (Blu-ray)
#069 The Evil Dead (1981) (Starz HD)
#070 Evil Dead II (1987) (Starz HD)
#071 Army of Darkness (1992) (Starz HD)

October 31: HAPPY HALLOWEEN!
#072 Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015) (Streaming)
#073 Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000) (YouTube)
#074a It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) (DVR)
#075b Toy Story of Terror (2013) (DVR)
#076 Mr. Boogedy (1986) (DVD)
#077 Bride of Boogedy (1987) (DVD)
#078 The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949) (DVD)
#079 A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) (Blu-ray)

November 1:
#080 Halloween (1978) (Blu-ray)

TV Shows: (21.25)
☼ = First Watch Episodes (28)
Spoiler:
10/1 Scream Queens: "Pilot (Series Premiere)" (S01Ep01) (DVR) (.50)
10/1 Scream Queens: "Hell Week" (S01Ep02) (DVR) (.50)
10/1 Scream Queens: "Chainsaw" (S01Ep03) (DVR) (.50)
10/2 From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: "Opening Night" (S02Ep01) (El Rey On Demand) (.50)
10/2 From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: "In a Dark Time" (S02Ep02) (El Rey On Demand) (.50)
10/2 From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: "Attack of the 50-ft. Sex Machine" (S02Ep03) (El Rey On Demand) (.50)
10/2 From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: "The Best Little Horror House in Texas" (S02Ep04) (El Rey On Demand) (.50)
10/2 From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: "Bondage" (S02Ep05) (El Rey On Demand) (.50)
10/2 From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: "Bizarre Tales" (S02Ep06) (El Rey On Demand) (.50)
10/5 Fear the Walking Dead: "The Good Man" (S01Ep06) (DVR) (.50)
10/5 Talking Dead: "Fear the Walking Dead" (S04Ep18) (DVR) (.50)
10/8 Scream Queens: "Haunted House" (S01Ep04) (DVR) (.50)
10/9 The Walking Dead: "Prey" (S03Ep14) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/9 The Walking Dead: "This Sorrowful Life" (S03Ep15) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/9 The Walking Dead: "Welcome to the Tombs" (S03Ep16) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/10 The Walking Dead: "30 Days Without an Accident" (S04Ep01) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/10 The Walking Dead: "Infected" (S04Ep02) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/10 The Walking Dead: "Isolation" (S04Ep03) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/10 The Walking Dead: "Indifference" (S04Ep04) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/10 The Walking Dead: "Internment" (S04Ep05) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "The Grove" (S04Ep14) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "Us" (S04Ep15) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "A" (S04Ep16) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "Remember" (S05Ep12) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "Forget" (S05Ep13) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "Spend" (S05Ep14) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "Try" (S05Ep15) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "Conquer" (S05Ep16) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 The Walking Dead: "First Time Again" (S06Ep01) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/11 Talking Dead: "First Time Again" (S05Ep01) (AMC HD) (.50)
10/16 Scream Queens: "Pumpkin Patch" (S01Ep05) (DVR) (.50)
10/17 Scream: The TV Series: "Pilot" (S01Ep01) (Mtv.com) (.50)
10/21 The Walking Dead: "JSS" (S06Ep02) (DVR) (.50)
10/22 Talking Dead: "JSS" (S05Ep02) (DVR) (.50)
10/23 Scream Queens: "Seven Minutes in Hell" (S01Ep06) (DVR) (.50)
10/23 Hellevator: "The Undertaker" (S01Ep01) (DVR) (.50)
10/27 The Walking Dead: "Thank You" (S06Ep03) (DVR) (.50)
10/27 Talking Dead: "Thank You" (S05Ep03) (AMC app) (.50)
10/29 Modern Family: "Halloween 3: AwesomeLand" (S06Ep06) (DVR) (.25)
10/29 The Goldbergs: "Couples Costume" (S03Ep07) (DVR) (.25)
10/29 Family Guy: "Peternormal Activity" (S14Ep04) (DVR) (.25)
10/29 Hellevator: "The Asylum" (S01Ep02) (DVR) (.50)
10/31 Ash vs Evil Dead: "El Jefe" (S01Ep01) (Starz HD) (.25)
10/31 From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: "Bring Me the Head of Santanico Pandemonium" (S02Ep07) (El Rey On Demand) (.50)
10/31 You're the Worst: "Spooky Sunday Funday" (S02Ep08) (DVR) (.25)

Expanded Check List: (9/11 0/2 optional)
Spoiler:
Select 10 actors: (COMPLETED)
--- Lionel Atwill -or- Jack Palance -
-X- Linda Blair -or- Billy Drago - (Linda Blair) Scream (1996)
-X- Marilyn Burns -or- Heather Langenkamp - (Marilyn Burns) The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
-X- Jodelle Ferland -or- Emmanuelle Vaugier - (Jodelle Ferland) The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
-X- Gunnar Hansen - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
--- Irwin Keyes (R.I.P.) -or- Patrick Macnee (R.I.P.) -
--- Monique Gabrielle -or- Laura Gemser -
-X- Macarena Gómez -or- Mary Elizabeth Winstead -or- Christina Ricci - (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) Grindhouse (2007)
--- Anne Gwynne -or- Elsa Lanchester -or- Anne Nagel -
--- Richard Johnson (R.I.P.) -or- Michael Rooker -
-X- Udo Kier - Grindhouse (2007)
--- Christopher Lee (R.I.P.) -
-X- Traci Lords -or- Robert Picardo -or- Sam Neil - (Traci Lords) Serial Mom (1994)
--- Harriet Medin -or- Alida Valli -
-X- Dick Miller - Burying the Ex (2014)
--- Betsy Palmer (R.I.P.) -or- "Rowdy" Roddy Piper (R.I.P.) -or- Alex Rocco (R.I.P.) -
--- Michael Pataki -or- Angelo Rossitto -
--- Andrew Prine -or- George Zucco -
-X- Debbie Rochon - Filthy McNasty (2002)
-X- Tom Towles (R.I.P.) -or- Robert Z'Dar (R.I.P.) - (Tom Towles - R.I.P.) Grindhouse (2007)

Select 2 film composers: (1/2)
-X- Richard Band - Re-Animator (1985)
--- Fabio Frizzi -or- Jerry Goldsmith -
--- James Horner (R.I.P.) -or- Paul Zaza -
--- Fernando Velázquez -or- Christopher Young -

Select 5 directors: (COMPLETED)
--- Al Adamson -or- Eddie Romero -
-X- Charles Band - Re-Animator (1985)
--- Jeff Burr -
--- Roy Ward Baker -or- Don Sharp -
-X- Darren Lynn Bousman -or- Neil Jordan - (Darren Lynn Bousman) Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film (2009)
--- Edward L. Cahn -or- William Beaudine -
-X- Wes Craven (R.I.P.) - Scream (1996)
--- Mario Caiano (R.I.P.) -or- Ryûhei Kitamura -or- León Klimovsky -
-x- Lloyd Kaufman -or- Andy Milligan - (Lloyd Kaufman) Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000)
-X- Eli Roth - Grindhouse (2007)

Select 2 makeup effects artists: (COMPLETED)
--- John Chambers -or- Giannetto De Rossi -
--- Sergio Stivaletti -
-X- Chris Wallace - Saw VI (2009)
-X- Kevin Yagher - Child's Play (1988)

Select 2 producers: (COMPLETED)
--- Chris Bender -or- Joel Silver -
-X- Mark Burg -or- Rob Tapert - (Mark Burg) Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)
--- Michael Carreras -
-X- Roy Lee -or- Irwin Yablans - (Irwin Yablans) Halloween (1978)

Select 2 writers: (COMPLETED)
-X- Clive Barker - Nightbreed (1990)
-X- Adrián García Bogliano -or- James Wan - (James Wan) Saw VI (2009)
--- Simon Barrett -or- Eduardo Sánchez -
--- David Cronenberg -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types: (COMPLETED)
-X- *3-D Film - Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)
-X- Anthology Film - Creepshow (1982)
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
-X- Appears on Video Nasties List - The Last House on the Left (1972)
-X- Based on a Novel - The Amityville Horror (2005)
-X- Cannibalism - Blood Diner (1987)
-X- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - Creepshow (1982)
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
-X- Comedy / Spoof - Shaun of the Dead (2004)
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
--- Death by: Drowning -
-X- Distributor / Studio: Arrow Video - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
-X- Documentary - Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film[/url] (2009)
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
-X- Found Footage - Paranormal Activity (2007)
-X- Frankenstein - The Monster Squad (1987)
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page Patrick Tatopoulos or Michael Westmore) -
-X-- Ghost / Haunting - Paranormal Activity (2007)
--- Giallo -
--- J-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - Curse of Chucky (2013)
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)
-X- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
-X- Mummy - The Monster Squad (1987)
-X- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
-X- Nation of Origin: Canada, 2 - Tusk (2014)
-X- Nazi - Grindhouse (2007)
-X- Psychological - Escape from Tomorrow (2013)
-X- Rape / Revenge - The Last House on the Left (1972)
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Scream (1996)
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - Halloween (1978)
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
-X- Three Installments in a Franchise - Paranormal Activity (2007) 2 (2010) 3 (2011)
-X- Vampire - The Monster Squad (1987)
-X- Werewolf - The Monster Squad (1987)
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Stigmata (1999)
--- With Commentary -
-X- With Two or More Horror Legends - (Gunner Hansen & Bill Mosley) Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)
-X- Zombie - Burying the Ex (2014)

Watch films in at least three formats: (COMPLETED)
-X- First format (TV/DVR/OnDemand) - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
-X- Second format (Blu-ray) - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
-X- Third format (Netflix) - The Monster Squad (1987)

Watch films in at least three languages: (COMPLETED)
-X- First language (English) - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
-X- Second language (Persian) - A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
-X- Third language (Italian) - The House by the Cemetery (1981)

Select 8 decades of film history: (7/8)
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
-X- 1940 - The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949)
--- 1950 -
-X- 1960 - It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)
-X- 1970 - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
-X- 1980 - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
-X- 1990 - Serial Mom (1994)
-X- 2000 - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
-X- 2010 - Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)

Select 4 ratings: (COMPLETED)
--- G -
--- PG -
-X- PG-13 - The Monster Squad (1987)
-X- R - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
-X- X / NC-17 - (X) The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
-X- Unrated - Pontypool (2008)
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
--- (insert event). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title). OPTIONAL

Last edited by mikewendt; 11-02-15 at 11:17 PM.
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