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Old 09-04-17, 08:54 PM   #9
Darth Maher
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Darth Maher's Horror Movie Challenge List 2017




Usual Personal Goal:
Beat my previous OHMC "High Score" (2007: 29).
Watch at least ONE Halloween or horror related movie/show/etc per day
in October.
Watch more movies that I've never seen before.
Be more involved enough in the discussion of movies/lists.

☼ = First Time Viewings

This is my 12th Horror Challenge.

Past Results:
2006: 23
2007: 29
2008: 13
2009: 26
2010: 17
2011: 14
2012: 28
2013: 9.75
2014: 22.75
2015: 20.75
2016: 22.5



October 1, 2017
1. [1 pt] Fright Night (1985, Blu-ray)
2. [1 pt] Cat's Eye (1985, Blu-ray)
I swapped out the pre-lit white bulbs with orange bulbs on my "Halloween" tree as I watched these.

October 2, 2017
3. [1 pt] Halloweentown (1998, DVD)
By request from my daughter... who went to bed halfway through the movie
4. [.25 pt] Tales From the Crypt (S1|E6): "Collection Completed"☼ (1989, DVD)
5. [.25 pt] Tales From the Darkside (S1|E3): "I'll Give You A Million"☼ (1984, DVD)
More "Halloween" tree bulb swapping. My thumb really hurts.

October 3, 2017
6. [1 pt] One Dark Night☼ (1982, Amazon Prime)
7. [.25 pt] The Simpsons (S2|E3): "Treehouse of Horror" (1990, On iPad ripped from DVD)
8. [.25 pt] The Simpsons (S3|E7): "Treehouse of Horror II" (1991, On iPad ripped from DVD)
9. [.25 pt] The Simpsons (S4|E5): "Treehouse of Horror III" (1992, On iPad ripped from DVD)
Watched these all on a plane on the way to San Diego for work..

My gate as I arrived in San Diego

October 16, 2017
10. [1 pt] Return of the Living Dead III (1993, Blu-ray)
Turned on A Nightmare on Elm Street 4 The Dream Master (1988, Cable) about halfway in.

October 17, 2017
Shooting interviews and footage at Haunt 31, a home/yard haunt for Community Connection, a local show on Comcast CN100.

October 13, 2017
11. [1 pt] Friday the 13th Part 3 (1982, Blu-ray)
12. [1 pt] Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984, Blu-ray)

October 14, 2017
13. [1 pt] Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994, Blu-ray)
14. [1 pt] Child's Play 2 (199, Blu-ray)

October 16, 2017
Stated watching Saw (2004, DVD). First death/trap in, daughter decides she can't handle anymore. We turn it off.

October 21, 2017
15. [1 pt] Midnight Syndicate LIVE (2017, Jack Aldrich Theatre, Cedar Point Halloweekends)
Midnight Syndicate returns to Cedar Point Halloweekends! As I said 3 years ago, it's not just two guys standing there playing their keyboards. There is an actual story line that accompanies their performance which includes video screens, live actors, a female vocalist, and an awesome set.

My kids and me in front of the set.



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Horror Challenge: 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Academy Award Challenge: 08 09 10 11 12 13 16 17
Holiday Challenge: 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
TV Challenge: 13 | Comedy Challenge: 11 12 15 16

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