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


My 5th year participating

Personal Goal:
**Watch more movies than last year

- First time viewing
▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲ - Rating on a 1 to 10 scale

September 30
1. Among Friends (2013)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
2. My Bloody Valentine (2009)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
3. Tales From the Crypt (1989) S1: E1-E4▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 1
4. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
5. Tales From the Crypt (1989) S1: E5-E6▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
Tales From the Crypt (1990) S2: E1-E2▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 2
6. The Blob (1988)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
7. You're Next (2011)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
8. Tales From the Crypt (1990) S2. E3-E6 ▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 3
9. Friday the 13th (1980)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
10. The Ward (2010) w/ commentary from John Carpenter▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
11. The Eyes of My Mother (2016)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 4
12. American Horror Story (2017) S7. E4-E5▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
13. Extraordinary Tales (2013)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 5
14. Uncaged (2016)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
15. Tales From the Crypt (1990) S2. E7-E10▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 6
16. Boogeyman 2 (2007)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
17. The Devil's Candy (2015)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
18. Scarecrow (2013)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
19. The Loved Ones (2009)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 7
20. The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
21. The Void (2016)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
22. The House on Sorority Row (1983)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
23. Tales From the Crypt (1990) S2. E11-E14▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 8
24. Tales From the Crypt (1990) S2. E15-E18▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
25. The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 9
26. The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
27. Jennifer's Body (2009)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 10
28. Spider Baby or, The Maddest Story Ever Told (1967)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
29. Demonic Toys (1992) (on 13 Nights of Elvira)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 11
30. The Ring (2002)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 12
31. The Mummy (1932)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
32. Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 13
33. Friday the 13th (2009) ▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
34. Tales From the Crypt (1991) S3. E1-E4 ▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 14
35. Curtains (1983)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
36. One Dark Night (1982)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
37. Prom Night (1980)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
38. Prom Night 2 (1987)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
39. Don't Go in the House (1979)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 15
40. Trick 'r Treat (2007)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
41. Tales of Halloween (2015)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 16
42. Martyrs (2008)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
43. Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
44. Tales from the Crypt (1991) S3. E5-E8▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 17
45. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
46. The Final Girls (2015)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 18
47. American Horror Story (2017) S7. E6-E7▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
48. The Unborn (2009)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 19
49. Under the Shadow (2016)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 20
50. Queen of the Damned (2002)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
51. What We Do in the Shadows (2014)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 21
52. The Craft (1996)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
53. Raw (2016)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
54. XX (2017)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
55. The Mutilator (1984)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
56. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 22
57. A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲
58. Tales from the Crypt (1991) S3. E9-E12▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲▲

October 23

October 24

October 25

October 26

October 27

October 28

October 29

October 30

October 31


Theme Nights
Spoiler:
-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 - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 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 Blob
-X- 10/03: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers/ Giallos / Serial Killers - Friday the 13th
-X- 10/04: Produced Carefully One Frame At a Time, These Two-Dimensional Abominations Are Nightmare-Fueled Versions of Modern Day Pantomime. - Animated Horror - Extraordinary Tales
-X- 10/05: Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse! - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon - Uncaged
-X- 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 - Boogeyman 2
-X- 10/07: Mindfuckery of Lynchian Dream Logic Style with Hallucinogenic Head Trips that Beguile - Nightmares & Dreamscapes / Hallucinations & Drug Trips - The Void
-X- 10/08: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Walking Corpses that are Undead!
Call In the Military; Shoot 'Em in the Head! - Zombies - The Girl with All the Gifts
-X- 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 - The Slumber Party Massacre
-X- 10/10: Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter 5 - 1967 (Gold) Vs. 1992 (Silver) : It Survived - Spider Baby, Demonic Toys
-X- 10/11: Dusty Decaying Bones in Rat-Infested Paris Catacombs - Skull & Bones - The Ring
-X- 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 - The Mummy
-X- 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 - Friday the 13th
-X- 10/14: Intestinal Annihilation with a Little Arterial Spray, Add Some Gory Depravity & Blood Spatter... It's All In a Day! - Splatter / Gore - One Dark Night
-X- 10/15: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies - Trick 'r Treat
-X- 10/16: Print Media is Slowly Decaying. Two of the Big Dogs Unfortunately Won't Be Staying. - R.I.P. Fangoria / Video Watchdog - Martyrs
-X- 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 - I Know What You Did Last Summer
-X- 10/18: Expectant Mothers Carrying the Antichrist; Their Freakishly Mutated Offspring Presumably Won't Play Nice! - Pregnancy Horror - The Unborn
-X- 10/19: Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night. Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights. Summoning the Dead by Candlelight. - Supernatural / Quiet/Soft / Seances - Under the Shadow
-X- 10/20: Bela's Blood Sucking Bloodbath Birthday Bash Bonanza Extravaganza! - Vampires - Queen of the Damned
-X- 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 - The Mutilator
-X- 10/22: Manufactured Tulpas from Unearthly Dimensions Or Maybe Evil Twin Siblings Just Hanging At Local Horror Conventions? - Evil Twins & Doppelgangers - A Haunting at Silver Falls
--- 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 -


Checklist
Spoiler:

Select 10 actors:
-X- Kevin Bacon - Friday the 13th
-X- Tobin Bell - Boogeyman 2
--- Michael Biehn -
--- Doug Bradley -
--- Veronica Cartwright -
--- Peter Cushing -
--- Jocelin Donahue -
--- Brad Dourif -
-X- Ethan Embry - Boogeyman 2
-X- Boris Karloff - The Mummy
--- Brea Grant -
--- Kane Hodder -
--- Elizabeth Kaitan -
-X- Bela Lugosi - Extraordinary Tales
-X- Christopher Lee - Extraordinary Tales
--- Rose McGowan -
--- R.A. Mihailoff -
--- Dina Myer -
-X- Meg Tilly - One Dark Night
--- Mary Elizabeth Winstead -

Select 5 recently deceased actors -or- directors
--- Don Calfa -
--- John Vulich -
--- Ted V. Mikels -
--- John Zacherle -
--- William Peter Blatty -
--- Carrie Fisher -
-X- Miguel Ferrer - Tales From the Crypt S2. E6
--- John Hurt -
--- Bill Paxton -
--- Robert Day -
--- Alessandro Alessandroni -
-X- Michael Parks - From Dusk Till Dawn
-X- Adam West - One Dark Night
--- George A. Romero -
--- John Heard -
--- Sam Shepard -
--- Robert Hardy -
--- Haruo Nakajima -
--- Sonny Landham -
--- Jay Thomas -
-X- Tobe Hooper - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
--- Martin Landau -
--- Harry Dean Stanton -
--- Bernie Casey -

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

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -
--- Don Coscarelli -
--- David DeCoteau -
--- Mike Flanagan -
-X- Tom Holland - Tales From the Crypt S1. E5: Love Come Hack to Me
-X- Mary Lambert - Tales From the Crypt S1. E6: Collection Completed
--- Jean Rollin -
--- Steve Miner -
--- James Wan -
-X- Adam Wingard - You're Next

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:
-X- *3-D Film - My Bloody Valentine
--- Agoraphobia -
-X- Anthology Film - Trick 'r Treat
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
--- Based on a True Story -
-X- Based on a Novel - The Girl with All the Gifts
-X- Cannibalism - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
-X- Cinema Inspired By: Edgar Allan Poe - Extraordinary Tales
-X- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax - Demonic Toys
-X- Classic Universal Monsters Movie - The Mummy
--- Comedy / Spoof -
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
-X- Death by: Fire - Don't Go in the House
--- Distributor / Studio: Vinegar Syndrome -
--- Documentary -
-X- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space - Killer Klowns from Outer Space
-X- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen - Extraordinary Tales
--- Film From TCM's October Schedule -
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
-X- Ghost / Haunting - A Haunting at Silver Falls
--- Giallo -
--- K-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Demonic Toys
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - Demonic Toys
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - Scarecrow
--- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla -
-X- Mummy - The Mummy
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: China -
--- Nazi -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Friday the 13th
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
-X- Vampire - Queen of the Damned
-X- Werewolf - Uncaged
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - The Craft
-X- With Commentary - The Ward
--- With Two or More Horror Legends -
-X- Zombie - The Girl with All the Gifts

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

Watch films in at least three formats:
-X- First format, Blu-Ray, You're Next.
-X- Second format, DVD, Friday the 13th.
-X- Third format, Streaming (Hulu), My Bloody Valentine.

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- First language, French, Martyrs.
-X- Second language, Persian, Under the Shadow.
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

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 -
--- Features a solar eclipse -
--- Has the words "It" in the title -
--- Was directed by David Cronenberg -
--- Stars Michelle Bauer -
-X- Takes place at a cemetery - One Dark Night
--- 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 Mummy
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
-X- 1960 - Spider Baby
--- 1970 -
-X- 1980 - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
-X- 1990 - Demonic Toys
-X- 2000 - My Bloody Valentine
-X- 2010 - You're Next

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

Select 1 from the following anniversaries:
--- 15th Anniversary of The Rondo Hatton Awards -
--- 20th Anniversary of Buffy the Vampire Slayer -
-X- 25th Anniversary of The Sci-Fi/SyFy Channel - Scarecrow

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
-X- PG - The Mummy
-X- PG-13 - The Final Girls
-X- R - My Bloody Valentine
--- NC-17 -
--- X -
-X- Unrated - Spider Baby
--- 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
--- Read a Horror Comic Book or Graphic Novel (insert title). OPTIONAL
--- Read a Horror Magazine (insert title). OPTIONAL

Last edited by lrend; 10-23-17 at 08:30 AM.
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