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

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2017 October Horror Challenge


2007 Film Count: 60
2008 Film Count: 123
2009 Film Count: 108
2010 Film Count: 108
2011 Film Count: 173
2012 Film Count: 209
2013 Film Count: 209
2014 Film Count: 187
2015 Film Count: 62
2016 Film Count: 23
2017 Film Count:


2017 GOAL:
2017 COUNT:
2017 TIME:

Stats:

Spoiler:


DVDs:
Netflix Watch Instantly (NWI):
Netflix DVDs:
BDs:
TV Episodes:
Movies on TV/DVR:
YouTube / FEARnet / Amazon / Crackle / DailyMotion:
Theater:

First Time Viewings:
WildCard:
Foreign Films Watched:
Silent Films Watched:

Best Movie:
Worst Movie:


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 -
-X- Sonny Landham - Poltergeist--- Jay Thomas -
-X- Tobe Hooper - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2

--- Martin Landau -
--- Harry Dean Stanton -
--- Bernie Casey -
--- Hugh Hefner -

Select 2 film composers:
-X- Antón García Abril - The Ghost Galleon
--- John Carpenter -
--- Daniel Licht -
--- Harry Manfredini -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -
--- Don Coscarelli -
--- David DeCoteau -
--- Mike Flanagan -
--- 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 -
--- Agoraphobia -
--- Anthology Film -
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
--- Based on a True Story -
--- Based on a Novel -
--- Cannibalism -
--- Cinema Inspired By: Edgar Allan Poe -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Classic Universal Monsters Movie -
--- Comedy / Spoof -
-X- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - Cronos
--- Death by: Fire -
--- Distributor / Studio: Vinegar Syndrome -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen -
--- Film From TCM's October Schedule -
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
--- Ghost / Haunting -
--- Giallo -
--- K-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
--- Killer / Evil Child -
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
--- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla -
--- Mummy -
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: China -
--- Nazi -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac -
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
--- Werewolf -
--- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious -
--- 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:
--- First format, (insert format), (insert title).
--- Second format, (insert format), (insert title).
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
--- First language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- 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 -
--- 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 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
--- 1980 -
--- 1990 -
--- 2000 -
--- 2010 -

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

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

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
--- R -
--- NC-17 -
--- X -
-X- Unrated - The Blob
--- 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



The 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 - Poltergeist
-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 - C.H.U.D.
-X- 10/03: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers/ Giallos / Serial Killers - Amer, Hatchet
-X- 10/04: Produced Carefully One Frame At a Time, These Two-Dimensional Abominations Are Nightmare-Fueled Versions of Modern Day Pantomime. - Animated Horror - Mad Monster Party
-X- 10/05: Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse! - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon - Bad Moon, The Werewolf
-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 - Candyman, Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
-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 - Train to Busan, World War Z, Night of the Living Dead
-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 - Raw
-X- 10/10: Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter 5 - 1967 (Gold) Vs. 1992 (Silver) : It Survived - Yongary Monster From the Deep/Highway to Hell
-X- 10/11: Dusty Decaying Bones in Rat-Infested Paris Catacombs - Skull & Bones - The Screaming Skull, Alien Covenant
-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 - Bubba Ho-Tep, 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 Parts 2, 7, 8
-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, Tucker & Dale vs. Evil
-X- 10/15: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies - Tales of Halloween

--- 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 -




The 31 Film Subset

Spoiler:


-X- 09/30: group vote - Cronos (1993)
--- 11/01: group vote - Arachnophobia (1990)
--- xx/xx: wildcard - any horror theatrical showing (2017)

-X- 10/01: Dick Laurent - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
-X- 10/02: shellebelle - C.H.U.D (1984)
-X- 10/03: ororama - Amer (2009)
-X- 10/04: clckworang - Mad Monster Party? (1967)
-X- 10/05: Darkgod - Bad Moon (1996)
-X- 10/06: hbsvb - Candyman (1992)
-X- 10/07: Gobear - The Void (2016)
-X- 10/08: arw6040 - Train to Busan (2016)
-X- 10/09: jacob_b - Raw (2016)
-X- 10/10: nezumi - Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967)
Highway to Hell (1992)
-X- 10/11: rbrown498 - The Screaming Skull (1958)
-X- 10/12: Trevor - Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
-X- 10/13: tarfrimmer - Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
-X- 10/14: Chad - One Dark Night (1982)
-X- 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 (1992)




* = First Time Viewing
Starred rating is based upon how much I enjoyed the title, not necessarily film "quality". (Scale of 1-5)

September 30 -- Time: 2H 58M


0001. *Cronos / 1993 / 92 min / R / Alyxstarr / **
0002. The Blob / 1958 / 86 min / NR / BD / ****


October 1 -- Time: 3H 35M


0003. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2 / 1986 / 101 min / R / DVR: / **
0004. Poltergeist / 1982 / 114 min / PG / DVD / ***


October 2 -- Time: 7H 31M


0005. The Toxic Avenger / 1986 / 79 min / R / Amazon Prime / ***
0006. Deep Blue Sea / 1999 / 104 min / R / BD / ***
0007. Sharknado / 2013 / 85 min / NR / BD / ****
0008. Sharknado 2: The Second One / 2014 / 95 min / TV-14 / BD / ****
0009. C.H.U.D. / 1984 / 88 min / R / DVD / ***


October 3 -- Time: 7H 21M


0010. *Amer / 2009 / 90 min / NR / Alyxstarr / ***
0011. *Antibirth / 2016 / 94 min / TV-MA / NWI / **
0012. Hatchett / 2006 / 84 min / NR / BD / ****
0013. *Gargoyles / 1972 / 74 min / NR / Netflix DVD / ***
0014. *Father’s Day / 2011 / 99 min / NR / Netflix DVD / **



October 4 -- Time: 4H 41M


0015. *Boogeyman / 2005 / 89 min / NR / YouTube / ***
0016. Mad Monster Party / 1967 / 94 min / NR / DVD / ***
0017. Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! / 2015 / 98 min / TV-MA / BD / ****


October 5 -- Time: 7H 49M


0018. *Bad Moon / 1996 / 79 min / R / Alyxstarr / ***
0019. WildCard: The Werewolf (1913) / The Bewitched Inn (1987) / The Sealed Room (1909) / NR / 14 min
0020. *The Black Cat / 1934 / 70 min / NR / Movies on DVR / ***
0021. Friday the 13th / 2009 / 97 min / R / TV/DVR / ***
0022. *Rec 4: Apocalypse / 2014 / 95 min / R / (NWI) / ***
0023. *Firestarter / 1984 / 114 min / R / Movies on DVR / ***


October 6 -- Time: 9H 53M


0024. Candyman / 1992 / 99 min / R / Alyxstarr / ***
0025. *Santo vs. the Vampire Women / 1962 / 89 min / NR / YouTube / **
0026. The Old Dark House / 1932 / 71 min / NR / YouTube / ***
0027. It Conquered the World / 1956 / 69 min / NR / YouTube / ***
0028. King Kong / 1933 / 104 min / NR / BD / ****
0029. Cat People / 1942 / 73 min / NR / DVD / ***
0030. Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters / 2013 / 88 min / R / BD / ***


October 7 -- Time: 7H 05M


0031. *The Void / 2016 / 118 min / NR / Alyxstarr / ****
0032. The Creature From the Black Lagoon / 1954 / 80 min / G / DVD / ****
0033. Frankenstein / 1931 / 71 min / NR / BD / ****
0034. Practical Magic / 1999 / 104 min / PG-13 / DVD / ****
0035. House of Frankenstein / 1944 / 71 min / NR / BD / ***
0036. Dracula / 1931 / 85 min / NR / DVD / ****



October 8 -- Time: 7H 05M


0037. *Train to Busan / 2016 / 118 min / NR / Alyxstarr / ****
0038. World War Z / 2013 / 116 min / PG-13 / BD / ****
0039. Return of the Living Dead / 1985 / 91 min / R / Netflix DVD / *
0040. The Phantom of the Opera / 1998 / 100 min / NR / Netflix DVD / **


October 9 -- Time: 9H 29M


0041. *Raw / 2016 / 98 min / R / (NWI)
0042. *The Fall of the House of Usher / 1949 / 70 min / NR / YouTube / **
0043. *Lady Frankenstein / 1971 / 99 min / R / YouTube / **
0044. *Puppet Master / 1989 / 90 min / NR / DVD / **
0045. *Ouija: Origin of Evil / 2016 / 99 min / PG-13 / Netflix DVD / ***
0046. Doom / 2005 / 113 min / NR / BD / ***


October 10 -- Time: 8H 59M


0047. *Highway to Hell / 1992 / 94 min / R / Alyxstarr / **
0048. Revenge of the Creature / 1955 / 78 min / NR / DVD / ****
0049. The Dark Half / 1993 / 121 / R / YouTube / ***
0050. *Yongary Monster from the Deep / 1967 / 80 min / G / BD / ***
0051. Hatchet II / 2010 / 85 min / R / BD / ***
0052. *Hatchet III / 2013 / 81 min / R / BD / ***


October 11 -- Time: 4H 13M


0053. The Screaming Skull / 1958 / 68 min / NR / DVD / **
0054. Nightmare Castle / 1967 / 87 min / NR / DVD / **
0055. Frankenstein Must be Destoryed / 1969 / 98 min / M / DVD / ***
0056. Alien Covenant / 2017 / 122 min / R / Firestick / ***


October 12 -- Time: 11H 33M


0057. Bubba Ho-Tep / 2002 / 93 min / DVD / ***
0058. The Creature from the Haunted Sea / 1961 / 75 min / NR / DVD / ***
0059. The Ring / 2002 / 115 min / R / DVD / ***
0060. The Conjuring / 2013 / 111 min / R / BD / ***
0061. The Mummy / 2017 / 220 min / PG-13 / Firestick / ***
0062. Abbott & Costello Meet the Mummy / 1955 / 79 min / NR / BD / ****



October 13 -- Time: 7H 54M


0063. Friday the 13th Part 2 / 1981 / 86 min / R / BD / ***
0064. Friday the 13th Part 7: The New Blood / 1988 / 88 min / R / BD / ***
0065. Friday the 13th Part 8: Jason Takes Manhattan / 1989 / 100 min / R / BD / ***
0066. Deepstar Six / 1989 / 99 min / R / DVD / ***
0067. I Know What You Did Last Summer / 1997 / 101 min / R / DVD / ***


October 14 -- Time: 5H 52M


0068. *One Dark Knight / 1982 / / 89 min / PG / Alyxstarr / **
0069. *Corridors of Blood / 1958 / 87 min / NR / Netflix DVD / ***
0070. Tucker & Dale vs. Evil / 2010 / 88 min / R / BD / ****
0071. Cockneys vs. Zombies / 2012 / 88 min / NR / BD / ****
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