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Old 09-26-17, 06:07 PM   #93
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Re: The 13th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

Personal Goal: 31
Ratings: ★★★★★
So Bad It's Good:
First time viewing:

OCTOBER 01:
...1. Lifeforce (1985)

OCTOBER 02:
...2. The Suckling (1990) ★★★★☠ .

OCTOBER 03:
...3. Get Out (2016) ★★★★½

OCTOBER 04:
...4. Hotel Transylvania (2012) ★★★½
...5. Cooties (2014) ★★½

OCTOBER 05:
...6. The Wolf Man (2012) ★★★★
...7. Terror Firmer (1999) ★★½

OCTOBER 06:
...8. Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997) ★★★
...9. Wake in Fright (Australia, 1971) ★★½

OCTOBER 07:
...10. The Incubus (1982) ★★★

OCTOBER 08:
...11. Day of the Dead (1985) ★★★★

OCTOBER 09:
...12. The Love Witch (2016) ★★★

OCTOBER 10:
...13. Wait Until Dark (1967) ★★★½
...14. Pet Sematary II (1992) ★½

OCTOBER 11:
...15. Body Melt (Australia, 1993) ★★★½
...16. I Walked With a Zombie (1943) ★★★
...17. Bedlam (1946) ★★★

OCTOBER 12:
...18. The Monster Squad (1987) ★★★½
...19. The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001) ★★★★

OCTOBER 13:
...20. Dead of Night (UK, 1945) ★★★

OCTOBER 14:
...21. The Signal (2007) ★★★★

OCTOBER 15:
...22. Tales of Halloween (1967) ★½
...23. The Gorgon (UK, 1964)

OCTOBER 16:
...24. Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988) ½

OCTOBER 17:
...24. Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1967) ★★★½

OCTOBER 18:
...25. Witchery (1988) ★★★★ ☠

OCTOBER 19:
...26. Charlie Chan in Black Magic (1944) ★½

OCTOBER 20:
...27. Dracula's Daughter (1936) ★★★★

OCTOBER 21:
...28. Pending Title (1967) ★★★★

Theme Nights - Completed
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 -
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 -
X- 10/03: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers/ Giallos / Serial Killers -
X- 10/04: Produced Carefully One Frame At a Time, These Two-Dimensional Abominations Are Nightmare-Fueled Versions of Modern Day Pantomime. - Animated Horror -
X- 10/05: Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse! - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon -
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 -
X- 10/07: Mindfuckery of Lynchian Dream Logic Style with Hallucinogenic Head Trips that Beguile - Nightmares & Dreamscapes / Hallucinations & Drug Trips -
X- 10/08: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Walking Corpses that are Undead! Call In the Military; Shoot 'Em in the Head! - Zombies -
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 -
--- 10/10: Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter 5 - 1967 (Gold) Vs. 1992 (Silver) : It Survived -
X- 10/11: Dusty Decaying Bones in Rat-Infested Paris Catacombs - Skull & Bones -
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 -
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 -
X- 10/14: Intestinal Annihilation with a Little Arterial Spray, Add Some Gory Depravity & Blood Spatter... It's All In a Day! - Splatter / Gore -
X- 10/15: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
X- 10/16: Print Media is Slowly Decaying. Two of the Big Dogs Unfortunately Won't Be Staying. - R.I.P. Fangoria / Video Watchdog -
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 -
X- 10/18: Expectant Mothers Carrying the Antichrist; Their Freakishly Mutated Offspring Presumably Won't Play Nice! - Pregnancy Horror -
X- 10/19: Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night. Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights. Summoning the Dead by Candlelight. - Supernatural / Quiet/Soft / Seances -
X- 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 -


Checklist - Completed
Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- Kevin Bacon -
--- Tobin Bell -
--- Michael Biehn -
--- Doug Bradley -
--- Veronica Cartwright -
X- Peter Cushing - The Gorgon (UK, 1964)
--- Jocelin Donahue -
--- Brad Dourif -
--- Ethan Embry -
X- Boris Karloff - Bedlam (1946)
--- 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 -
X- George A. Romero - Day of the Dead (1985)
--- John Heard -
--- Sam Shepard -
--- Robert Hardy -
--- Haruo Nakajima -
--- Sonny Landham -
--- Jay Thomas -
X- Tobe Hooper - Lifeforce (1985)
--- 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 -
--- 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 -
X- 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 -
X- Anthology Film - Dead of Night (UK, 1945)
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
--- Based on a True Story -
X- Based on a Novel - Lifeforce (1985)
--- Cannibalism -
--- Cinema Inspired By: Edgar Allan Poe -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
X- Classic Universal Monsters Movie - The Wolf Man (1941)
X- Comedy / Spoof - Terror Firmer (1995)
X- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - I Walked With a Zombie (1943)
--- 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 -
X- Psychological - Wake in Fright (Australia, 1971)
X- Rape / Revenge - The Incubus (1982)
--- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac -
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
X- Vampire - Dracula's Daughter (1936)
--- Werewolf -
--- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Witchery (Italy, 1988)
--- With Commentary -
X- With Two or More Horror Legends - The Monster Squad (1987)
X- Zombie - Cooties (2014)

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, (Internet) - Lifeforce (1990)
X- Second format, (DVD) - Get Out (2017)
X- Third format, (Streaming - Shudder) - Cooties (2016)

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 -
X- Features a Disembodied / Possessed Hand - The Suckling (1990)
--- 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 - Pet Sematary II (1992)
--- 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 - Dracula's Daughter (1936)
X- 1940 - The Wolf Man (1941)
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
X- 1970 - Wake in Fright (Australia, 1971)
X- 1980 - Lifeforce (1985)
X- 1990 - The Suckling (1990)
--- 2000 -
X- 2010 - Cooties (2014)

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

Select 1 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 -

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
X- PG - The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001)
X- PG-13 - The Monster Squad (1987)
X- R - Lifeforce (1990)
--- NC-17 -
--- X -
--- Unrated -
--- 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

_________________________
On Letterboxd:

2017 • Cult Movie Challenge
2017 • Horror Movie Challenge

♦️Part 1♦️ The Video Nasties Challenge: Section 2 Successfully Prosecuted films
♦️Part 2♦️ The Video Nasties Challenge: Section 2 Non-prosecuted films
♦️Part 3♦️ The Video Nasties Challenge: Supplementary Section 3 Video Nasties
♦️Part 4♦️ The Video Nasties Challenge: Banned by the BBFC, but not classed as Video Nasties
♦️Part 5♦️ The Video Nasties Challenge: Films seized by the police, but not classed as Video Nasties

So Deadly, So Perverse: Vol. 1 – 50 Years of Italian Giallo Films Vol. 1 1963–1973 by Troy Howarth
So Deadly, So Perverse: Vol. 2 – 50 Years of Italian Giallo Films Vol. 2 1974–2013 by Troy Howarth
So Deadly, So Perverse: BORDERLINE GIALLI – 50 Years of Italian Giallo Films Vol. 1 1963–1973 by Troy Howarth

Last edited by TerrorTerror; 10-24-17 at 01:33 AM.
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