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Re: The 13th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa





2017 GOALS:
- Complete all of the checklist (minimum requirements at least)
- Complete all of the theme nights.
- Complete at least 5 of the subsets.
- Complete at least 40 first time views, attempting at least 80 films total.
- Complete all of the ABC checklist.
- Complete all of the world checklist.

Key:
- First time viewing
D = dvd
S = streaming
= pure shit
✪✪ = not complete shit but not that decent either
✪✪✪ = middle of the road
✪✪✪✪ = liked it a lot just not quite five stars
✪✪✪✪✪ = love it all the way

SEPT 30 (DUSK):
1. Cronos (1993) S ✪✪✪
2. The Most Dangerous Game (1932)S ✪✪✪✪✪
3. Valerie & Her Week Of Wonders (1970)S ✪✪✪

OCT 1:
4. Little Evil (2017)S ✪✪✪✪
5. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)S ✪✪✪
6. Within aka Crawlspace (2016)S ✪✪✪
7. Ten: Murder Island (2017)S

OCT 2:
8. Gerald's Game (2017)S ✪✪✪✪✪
9. The Fly (1986) D ✪✪✪

OCT 3:
10. Mute Witness (1995)S ✪✪✪✪✪
11. The Girl In The Photographs (2015)S ✪✪✪
12. Tenebre (1982)S ✪✪
13. The Ice Cream Truck (2017)S ✪✪✪
14. The Seventh Victim (1943)S ✪✪✪

OCT 4:
15. Seoul Station (2016)S ✪✪✪
16. Corpse Bride (2005)S ✪✪✪✪

OCT 5:
17. Night Wolf aka 13Hrs (2010)S ✪✪✪
18. Wolf Girl (2001)S ✪✪✪
19. Mom (1991)S ✪✪✪✪
20. Bad Moon (1996)S ✪✪✪✪

OCT 6:
21.

OCT 7:

OCT 8:

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OCT 10:

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OCT 15:

OCT 16:

OCT 17:

OCT 18:

OCT 19:

OCT 20:

OCT 21:

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OCT 24:

OCT 25:

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OCT 27:

OCT 28:

OCT 29:

OCT 30:

OCT 31:


NOV 1:


Total Viewed #: 20
First Time #: 19
Re-Watched #: 1
Stand-Outs (First Time Views Only):
Weakest Views Of The Challenge:

The Checklist
Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- Kevin Bacon -
--- Tobin Bell -
--- Michael Biehn -
--- Doug Bradley -
--- Veronica Cartwright -
--- Peter Cushing -
--- Jocelin Donahue -
--- Brad Dourif -
--- Ethan Embry -
--- Boris Karloff -
--- Brea Grant -
--- Kane Hodder -
--- Elizabeth Kaitan -
--- Bela Lugosi -
--- Christopher Lee -
--- Rose McGowan -
--- R.A. Mihailoff -
--- Dina Myer -
--- Meg Tilly -
--- Mary Elizabeth Winstead -

Select 5 recently deceased actors -or- directors
--- Don Calfa -
--- John Vulich -
--- Ted V. Mikels -
--- John Zacherle -
--- William Peter Blatty -
--- Carrie Fisher -
--- Miguel Ferrer -
--- John Hurt -
--- Bill Paxton -
--- Robert Day -
--- Alessandro Alessandroni -
--- Michael Parks -
--- Adam West -
--- George A. Romero -
--- John Heard -
--- Sam Shepard -
--- Robert Hardy -
--- Haruo Nakajima -
--- Sonny Landham -
--- Jay Thomas -
-X- Tobe Hooper - TCM 2
--- Martin Landau -
--- Harry Dean Stanton -
--- Bernie Casey -

Select 2 film composers:
--- Antón García Abril -
--- John Carpenter -
-X- Daniel Licht - Bad Moon
--- Harry Manfredini -

Select 5 directors:
-X- Dario Argento - Tenebre
--- Don Coscarelli -
--- David DeCoteau -
-X- Mike Flanagan - Gerald's Game
--- Tom Holland -
--- Mary Lambert -
--- Jean Rollin -
--- Steve Miner -
--- James Wan -
--- Adam Wingard -

Select 2 makeup effects artists:
--- Patrick Baxter -
--- Jason Collins -
--- Mark Shostrom -
--- Bud Westmore -

Select 2 producers:
--- Bradley Fuller -
--- Dino De Laurentiis -
--- Roy Lee -
--- Lloyd Kaufman -

Select 2 writers:
--- Jaume Balagueró -
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Jack Ketchum -
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
-X- Agoraphobia - Within
--- Anthology Film -
-X- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List - Valerie & Her Week Of Wonders
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
--- Based on a True Story -
-X- Based on a Novel - Gerald's Game
-X- Cannibalism - TCM 2
--- Cinema Inspired By: Edgar Allan Poe -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Classic Universal Monsters Movie -
-X- Comedy / Spoof - Little Evil
-X- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - Cronos
-X- Death by: Fire - Valerie & Her Week Of Wonders
--- Distributor / Studio: Vinegar Syndrome -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen -
-X- Film From TCM's October Schedule - The Seventh Victim
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
--- Ghost / Haunting -
--- Giallo -
-X- K-Horror - Seoul Station
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Little Evil
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - Ten: Murder Island
-X- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - The Fly
--- Mummy -
-X- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - Corpse Bride
--- Nation of Origin: China -
--- Nazi -
-X- Psychological - Gerald's Game
--- Rape / Revenge -
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - TCM 2
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - Cronos (New Year's Eve)
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
-X- Vampire - Cronos
-X- Werewolf - Night Wolf aka 13Hrs
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Little Evil
--- With Commentary -
--- With Two or More Horror Legends -
--- Zombie -

Watch 1 w/commentary from the "Masters of Commentary":
--- Joe Bob Briggs -
--- John Carpenter -
--- Larry Cohen -
--- Joe Dante -
--- Tim Lucas -
--- Guillermo del Toro -
--- David del Valle -

Watch films in at least three formats:
-X- First format, (streaming), (cronos).
-X- Second format, (dvd), (the fly).
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- First language, (spanish), (cronos).
-X- Second language, (czech), (valerie & her week of wonders).
-X- Third language, (italian), (tenebre).

Watch 3 films that you've never seen before that:
--- Stars a Barbara (Steele, Crampton, Hershey, Shelley) -
--- Features music by Richard Band -
--- Was made in the 1950s -
--- Features a Disembodied / Possessed Hand -
--- Was written by Jimmy Sangster -
-X- Features a solar eclipse - Gerald's Game
--- Has the words "It" in the title -
-X- Was directed by David Cronenberg - The Fly
--- Stars Michelle Bauer -
--- Takes place at a cemetery -
--- Features an actor who played Michael Myers, Jason, Freddy, Pinhead, or another pop culture horror killer in a different role -

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
-X- 1930 - The Most Dangerous Game
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
-X- 1970 - Valerie & Her Week Of Wonders
-X- 1980 - TCM 2
-X- 1990 - Cronos
-X- 2000 - Wolf Girl
-X- 2010 - Little Evil

Select 1 from the "Chronological Horror Years Faceoff":
--- 1942 (75th) -
--- 1967 (50th) -
--- 1992 (25th) –

Select 2 from the following anniversaries:
--- 100th Birthday of Santos -
--- 15th Anniversary of The Rondo Hatton Awards -
--- 20th Anniversary of Buffy the Vampire Slayer -
--- 25th Anniversary of The Sci-Fi/SyFy Channel -

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
-X- R - Cronos
--- NC-17 -
--- X -
-X- Unrated - The Most Dangerous Game
-X- M - (TV Mature - Ten: Murder Island)
--- 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
--- Read a Horror Comic Book or Graphic Novel (insert title). OPTIONAL
--- Read a Horror Magazine (insert title). OPTIONAL

Subsets
Spoiler:
-X- 09/30: Group Vote - Cronos (1993)
-X- 10/01: Dick Laurent - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
--- 10/02: shellebelle - C.H.U.D (1984)
--- 10/03: ororama - Amer (2009)
--- 10/04: clckworang - Mad Monster Party? (1967)
-X- 10/05: Darkgod - Bad Moon (1996)
--- 10/06: hbsvb - Candyman (1992)
--- 10/07: Gobear - The Void (2016)
--- 10/08: arw6040 - Train to Busan (2016)
--- 10/09: jacob_b - Raw (2016)
--- 10/10: nezumi - Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967)
Highway to Hell (1992)
--- 10/11: rbrown498 - The Screaming Skull (1958)
--- 10/12: Trevor - Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
--- 10/13: tarfrimmer - Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
--- 10/14: Chad - One Dark Night (1982)
--- 10/15: Mondo Kane - Tales of Halloween (2015)
--- 10/16: Bladz - Martyrs (2008)
--- 10/17: mallratcal - Pin (1988)
--- 10/18: numbercrunch - Seeding of a Ghost [Zhong gui] (1983)
--- 10/19: pacaway - Under the Shadow (2016)
--- 10/20: Shack - Ganja & Hess (1973)
--- 10/21: The Man with the
Golden Doujinshi - Day of the Dead (1985)
--- 10/22: Undeadcow - +1 (2013)
--- 10/23: TheBigDave - Dolls (1987)
--- 10/24: alyxstarr - Alucarda (1977)
--- 10/25: WillieMLF - Hobgoblins (1988)
--- 10/26: PCBreakdown - The Crazies (1973)
--- 10/27: DaveyJoe - Messiah of Evil (1973)
--- 10/28: SethDLH - The Initiation (1984)
--- 10/29: Darth Maher - The Fog (1980)
--- 10/30: SterlingBen - Witchtrap (1989)
--- 10/31: cwileyy - Ghostwatch
--- 11/01: Group Vote - Arachnophobia (1990)

Theme Nights
Spoiler:
-X- 09/30: Criterion Horror Crossover - Cronos
-X- 10/01: Farewell Texas Gentleman Who Took the Chainsaw That Extra Mile, You Directed Poltergeist; We Know Your Style! - R.I.P. Tobe Hooper - TCM 2
-X- 10/02: Radioactive Materials Produced from Industrial Waste, These Slimy Carcinogenic Poisons Will Give You Superpowers to Fly to Outer Space! - Slime, Goo & Toxic Waste Horror - The Fly
-X- 10/03: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers/ Giallos / Serial Killers - Mute Witness
-X- 10/04: Produced Carefully One Frame At a Time, These Two-Dimensional Abominations Are Nightmare-Fueled Versions of Modern Day Pantomime. - Animated Horror - Seoul Station
-X- 10/05: Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse! - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon - Night Wolf aka 13Hrs
--- 10/06: Enchanted Forests, Men with Hooks for Hands, A Ghostly Woman Residing in the Mirror ...It All Goes Hand In Hand. - Folklore, Urban Legends & Fairy Tale Horror -
--- 10/07: Mindfuckery of Lynchian Dream Logic Style with Hallucinogenic Head Trips that Beguile - Nightmares & Dreamscapes / Hallucinations & Drug Trips -
--- 10/08: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Walking Corpses that are Undead!
Call In the Military; Shoot 'Em in the Head! - Zombies -
--- 10/09: From Scream Queens to the Final Girl, These Deadly Women Will Make Your Nightmares Unfurl! - Day of the Woman: Female Directed Horror Films -
--- 10/10: Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter 5 - 1967 (Gold) Vs. 1992 (Silver) : It Survived -
--- 10/11: Dusty Decaying Bones in Rat-Infested Paris Catacombs - Skull & Bones -
--- 10/12: Some Poor Sap in the Museum's Egyptian Wing is Lying Dead ...Never Remove the Cursed Sarcophagus Amulet From the Mummy's Ancient Rotting Head. - Mummies -
--- 10/13: It's That Annual Event At Camp Crystal Lake When Teens Get a Little Perverse ...Meanwhile Crazy Ralph Politely Reminds Everyone You're All Doomed; There's a Death Curse! - Unlucky Charms - A Celebration of Friday the 13th: Black Cats / Broken Mirrors / Ladders / F13 Films -
--- 10/14: Intestinal Annihilation with a Little Arterial Spray, Add Some Gory Depravity & Blood Spatter... It's All In a Day! - Splatter / Gore -
--- 10/15: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
--- 10/16: Print Media is Slowly Decaying. Two of the Big Dogs Unfortunately Won't Be Staying. - R.I.P. Fangoria / Video Watchdog -
--- 10/17: Friends, Frenemies or Just a Figment of the Imagination;
That's a Friendship Crapshoot Gambling with Your Eradication! - Friends 'till the End: The Good, The Bad & The Imaginary -
--- 10/18: Expectant Mothers Carrying the Antichrist; Their Freakishly Mutated Offspring Presumably Won't Play Nice! - Pregnancy Horror -
--- 10/19: Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night. Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights. Summoning the Dead by Candlelight. - Supernatural / Quiet/Soft / Seances -
--- 10/20: Bela's Blood Sucking Bloodbath Birthday Bash Bonanza Extravaganza! - Vampires -
--- 10/21: R.I.P. VCR: You're Officially Belated, But Your Kick-Ass VHS Video Cover Art Will Never Be Outdated! - 1980s Video Companies Spotlight: Media Home Entertainment / Video Stores -
--- 10/22: Manufactured Tulpas from Unearthly Dimensions Or Maybe Evil Twin Siblings Just Hanging At Local Horror Conventions? - Evil Twins & Doppelgangers -
--- 10/23: Tonight's Forecast Calls for a 100% Chance of Unadulterated Fright! - It Was a Dark and Stormy Night... -
--- 10/24: Now Boarding: Your Ticket to Sun-Drenched Terror! - Coffin Joe's Caribbean, Mexican & Central/South American Cruise to Port Oblivion Featuring Hispanic Icons -
--- 10/25: The Shittiest, Cheapest Movies Mankind Ever Sprung; Some So Bad, They're Good ...Others are Killer Tongue! - IMDB Lowest Rated Horror -
--- 10/26: Goodbye Godfather of the Modern Living Dead & Social Commentary Guru of What Needed to Be Said. - R.I.P. George A. Romero -
--- 10/27: Hello Friends, Welcome to the 100th Anniversary of Antonio Bay! We're Murderous Ghost Mariners from A Leper Colony ...Yeah, We Can't Stay! - Small Town Horrors -
--- 10/28: Binge-Watch Parties From Beyond the Grave & Benighted. Beware! There's a Catch; Pray You're Not Invited! - Mass Marathon of the Damned 8: Horror Parties -
--- 10/29: Electronically Produced Via Keyboard from the Bowels of Hell... This Retro Futuristic Music from Beyond Is the Proverbial Death Knell. - The Synth of Fear -
--- 10/30: Evil Witches Cast Their Spell, Runaway or Discover the Demon-Infested Layers of Hell! - Devil's Night Debauchery: Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft / Hell -
--- 10/31: Halloween Evokes the Spirits of the Dead, Tread Lightly or Experience a Decapitated Head! - All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest / Samhain: An Evening of Celtic Horror -
--- 11/01: Horror Comedy Crossover -

World Checklist
Spoiler:
Watch a film for each country/region listed here:
--- France -
-X- Canada - The Fly
-X- United Kingdom - Night Wolf aka 13Hrs
--- New Zealand -
--- Australia -
--- Germany -
-X- Italy - Tenebre
-X- Central America / Mexico / South America - Cronos
--- Spain -
--- Japan -
-X- Korea - Seoul Station
--- Thailand -
--- Indonesia -
--- China -
--- Ireland -
--- Norway -
-X- Russia - Mute Witness
-X- Czechoslovakia - Valerie & Her Week Of Wonders
ABC Checklist
Spoiler:
Watch a film for each letter:
--- A -
-X- B - Bad Moon
-X- C - Cronos
--- D -
--- E -
-X- F - The Fly
-X- G - Gerald's Game
--- H -
-X- I - The Ice Cream Truck
--- J -
--- K -
-X- L - Little Evil
-X- M - The Most Dangerous Game
-X- N - Night Wolf aka 13Hrs
--- O -
--- P -
--- Q -
--- R -
-X- S - Seoul Station
-X- T - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
--- U -
-X- V - Valerie & Her Week Of Wonders
-X- W - Within
--- X -
--- Y -
--- Z -

Total # Watched Per Decade
Spoiler:
1930's - 1
1940's -
1950's -
1960's -
1970's - 1
1980's - 3
1990's - 4
2000's - 2
2010's - 8
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