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Old 09-01-18, 09:13 PM   #13
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Re: The 14th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

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The 2018 Horror Challenge
Total Viewed: 100.75
Pace: 142
AFWPD: (Average FIlm Watched Per Day) 4
New Watched (denotes new): 7/9 (58%)

2007: 61
2008: 62
2009: 122
2010: 107
2011: 108
2012: 153
2013: 128
2014: 115.25
2015: 166.25
2016: 104
2017 Goals: Bronze(100) Silver(105) Gold(167)
100 Movies at
31 Films Completed On
Subset Completed
Complete Checklist at

Body Count: 376
Boob Count: 37
New Checks at Icheck:
Jump Scares: 2
Chills: 8
Mirror gags: 0
Looks at Camera:
Visits to the Halloween Store with my 2.5 yo: 28

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Spetember 30th
1. Bedeviled(Vang Brothers, 2016)4/10
2. Lifeforce
3. Sadako vs Kyoko(Shiraishi,2016)5/10
4. Dead Shack
5. Madman
October 2nd
6. Return of the Evil Dead
7. Blue Sunshine
8. Hell House, LLC.
9. Hell House, LLC. 2
October 3rd
10. Alvin and the Chipmunks meet The Wolfman
11. Blood Beach
12. Abonimal
13. Ghoulies
14. Ghoulies 2
October 4th
15. The Substitute
16. Monster Island
17. Down
October 5th
18. Your vice is a locked room and only I have the key
19. The Wilies
20. Mikey
October 6th
21. Jigsaw
22. The Gate
23. Gremlins
24. Sleepaway Camp
25. Burial Ground
October 7th
26. Prom Night 2
27. Waxworks
28. Dr. Cyclops
October 8th
29. The Mummy's Ghost
30. Heridetery
October 9th
31. The Mummys Curse
32. The Unkown
33. The Zero Boys
34. Deadly Friend
October 10th
35. Victor Crowley
36. Happy Death Day
37. 7 Deaths in a cats Eye
October 11th
38. The Devil Rides Out
39. Dark Ages
40. Hide and Go Shriek
41. Cujo
October 12th
42. Puppet Master: The Littlest Riech
43. Q. The WInged Serpent
44. Tales from the Hood 2
45. The Quiet Place
46. The Howling 2
October 13th
47. Horrors of Dracula
48. Scarecrows
49. Malevolent
50. Inside
October 14th
51. Blood on the Devils Claw
52. The Fearless Vampire Killers
October 15th
53. Peeping Tom
54. Tremors: A cold day in Hell
October 16th
55. Terrifier
october 17th
56. Who Could Kill a Child
October 18th
57. Spellbinder
58. Repo: The Genetic Opera
October 19th
59. The Toxic Avenger
October 20th
60. Evil Toons
61. Halloween(2018)
October 21st
62. Prison
63. Lost Boys
64. The Haunting of Molly Hartley
October 22nd
65. Dracula Prince of Darkness
66. The Fangs of the dead
October 23rd
67. The Lodger
68. Open House
69. Last SHift
70. tenebrae
October 24th
71. Silver BUllet
October 25th
72. Texas Chainsaw Massacre
73. Antropopagaus
74. Paperboy
75. Summer of '84
October 26th
76. Night of the Creeps
77. Dr. Caligari
October 27th
78. Maximum Overdrive
October 28th
79. Abbot and Costello Meet Frankenstein(Svengoolie)
80. 13 Ghosts (Svengoolie)
81. Sorceres
82. Marrowbone
October 29th
83. Brainscan
84. Macabre
85. Gothic
October 30th
86. The Mummy
87. The Fly
88. Demon Wind
89. Tales from the hood(Cundieff, 1995)6/10
October 31st
90. Hallowen
91. Anoes
92. Tales of Halloween

TeleVision
1-5Haunting of Hill House S1E1-S1E10
6. The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown
7-8 Eli Roth's History of Horror S1E1-S1E4
Toy Story of Terror
Hardy's House of Halloween
Goldbergs " Mr. Knifey Fingers"
Subset Picks
Spoiler:

--- 09/30: group vote - Dressed to Kill (1980)
--- 11/01: group vote - Dave Made a Maze (2017)
--- xx/xx: wildcard - any horror theatrical showing (2018)

-x- 10/01: Chad - Lifeforce (1985)
-x- 10/02: ororama - Blue Sunshine (1977)
--- 10/03: indiephantom - Blood Beach (1980)
--- 10/04: Gobear - Down (The Shaft) (2001)
--- 10/05: hbsvb - Kwaidan (1964)
--- 10/06: Darkgod - Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
--- 10/07: shellebelle - Dr. Cyclops (1940)
--- 10/08: mallratcal - Hereditary (2018)
--- 10/09: TheBigDave - The Zero Boys (1986)
--- 10/10: Elliot57 - Happy Death Day (2017)
--- 10/11: orlmac - Cujo (1983)
--- 10/12: arw6040 - A Quiet Place (2018)
--- 10/13: Bladz - Inside (2007)
--- 10/14: Trevor - The Blood on Satan's Claw (1971)
--- 10/15: Shack - Peeping Tom (1960)
--- 10/16: Mondo Kane - Terrifier (2017)
--- 10/17: DaveyJoe - Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
--- 10/18: PCBreakdown - Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
--- 10/19: jacob_b - The Toxic Avenger (1984)
--- 10/20: SterlingBen - Evil Toons (1992)
--- 10/21: tarfrimmer - The Lost Boys (1987)
--- 10/22: numbercrunch - Son of Dracula (1943) / Fangs of the Living Dead (1968) / The Washing Machine (1993)
--- 10/23: JAX036 - Silver Bullet (1985)
--- 10/24: SethDLH - Tenebre (1982)
--- 10/25: WillieMLF - Antropophagus (1980)
--- 10/26: clckworang - Dr. Caligari (1989)
--- 10/27: Darth Maher - Maximum Overdrive (1986)
--- 10/28: jholmes - Marrowbone (2017)
--- 10/29: Undeadcow - Brainscan (1994)
--- 10/30: alyxstarr - Demon Wind (1990)
--- 10/31: cwileyy - Sleepy Hollow (1990)

Threme Nights
Spoiler:
--- 10/01: In 1968 the Recently Dead Get Up and Walk. A Copyright Suddenly Vanishes.
The Social Commentary Makes Everyone Talk. - They're Coming to Get You, Barbara! The 50th Anniversary of Night of the Living Dead - Lifeforce
-x- 10/02: A Critic-Compiled List of Favorites that Left an Indelible Imprint
It's Full of Cult, Classics, Obscure ...Damn, Out of Print! - Studies in Terror - Blue Sunshine
--- 10/03: Just When You Thought It Safe To Go Back in the Water...
Along Come the Italians Bringing the Regurgitated Slaughter! - Jawsploitation -
--- 10/04: Claustrophobia is the Least of Your Worries...
These Demonic Death Boxes Will Drop You 100 Stories! - Elevator Horrors -
--- 10/05: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
--- 10/06: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Cloths That Smell of Death!
Call In the Military, And Someone Tell Michael--Lay Off the Meth! - Zombies -
--- 10/07: Monster Kids Unite! Chiller Theatre Brings the Fright! - Universal Monster Movies -
--- 10/08: Creepy with an Atmosphere of Paranoia & Dread
It's Mysteriously Lurking in the Shadows ...Or Under Your Bed! - Atmospheric Horror Films -
--- 10/09: The Decade of Decadence Aged and Fermented
Full of Big Hair, Grace Jones, and the Totally Demented! - Cheesy '80s Horror -
--- 10/10: Candles Lit. Throats Slit. - Bloody Birthday Parties
--- 10/11: Canines with Hydrophobia, Swamps with Creatures From the Abyss,
and Cabins Deep Within the Woods ...Hey, Cujo's Taking a Piss! - Dogs / Bogs / & Logs -
--- 10/12: Left Deserted and Alone in a Post-Apocalyptic Earthbound Hell
Steer Clear of the Mutant Hellspawns & Things Will Turn Out Just Swell - Apocalyptic Horror -
--- 10/13: Itinerary of Hostel Intent. Railway of Unnerving Descent. Airport Security of Hellish Torment. - The European Passport to Terror -
--- 10/14: Original Soundtracks in the Key of Death That Are Eclectic In Every Way
Just Don't Play Them Backwards, Or the Demons Will Come Out to Play - Rocktober Blood - The 100 Greatest Horror Soundtracks -
--- 10/15: High Caliber Films Determined By Mass Vote
Some Are Distinguished, Others Go Right for the Throat - IMDB Highest Rated Horror -
--- 10/16: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers -
--- 10/17: The Beaches Are Closed Early This Season...
Visitors Being Sucked Into Oblivion Could Potentially Be the Reason - Blood on the Beach -
--- 10/18: Fresh As That Chemically-Induced New Car Smell...
These Films for the Modern Age Will Unleash a Little Hell - Modern Horror Films -
--- 10/19: Rhonda's the Quintessential Blonde with Lots of Curves
Also There's Gilbert Who Just Plain Gets On Your Nerves - The Horrors of USA Up All Night -
--- 10/20: R.I.P. VCR: You're Officially Retired, But Your Kick-Ass VHS Video Cover Art Will Always Be Admired! - 1980s Video Companies Spotlight: Prism Entertainment / Video Stores -
--- 10/21: Bela's Belated Blood Sucking Bloodbath Birthday Bash Bonanza Extravaganza! - Vampires -
--- 10/22: Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter 6 -
--- 10/23: Newscasters Are Beaming Emergency Broadcasts On Every Station...
The Radioactive Venus Space Probe Crash Spells Total Eradication! - Horrorspondents: You're On The Air! -
--- 10/24: Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse! - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon -
--- 10/25: High Caliber Films Determined By Mass Vote
Some Are Distinguished, Others Go Right for the Throat - IMDB Highest Rated Horror -
--- 10/26: Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Frankenstein / Mad Doctors
--- 10/27: Mass Marathon of the Damned (9) Presents...
The Texas-Bred Host with Crazy Drive-In Totals Returns Anew
And the World's Foremost Horror Movie Mag with Gratuitous Horror Fu! -
They Live! The Return of Joe Bob Briggs -&- Fangoria Magazine -
--- 10/28: Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night. Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights.
Summoning the Dead by Candlelight. - Supernatural / Quiet/Soft / Seances
--- 10/29: Elaborate Games Played In a Puzzle-Ridden Room of Death
Orchestrated By a Sadistic Dying Killer Gasping For His Last Breath - Live or Die? Make Your Choice - Mind Games
--- 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:
--- Lauren Ashley Carter -
--- Brian Cox -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -
--- Peter Cushing -
--- Bruce Davison -
--- Boris Karloff -
--- Christopher Lee -
--- Helga Liné -
--- Bela Lugosi -
--- Elina Madison -
--- Burgess Meredith -
--- Sam Neill -
--- Michael J. Pollard -
--- William Shatner -
--- Oliver Reed -
--- Anita Strindberg -
--- Dee Wallace -
-x- Naomi Watts - Shaft
--- Caroline Williams -
--- Ray Wise -

Select 5 recently deceased
--- Umberto Lenzi -
--- Ulli Lommel -
--- Peter Wyngarde -
--- Jack Ketchum (Dallas Mayr) -
--- Alf Humphreys -
--- Dorothy Malone -
--- John Gavin -
--- Ren Osugi -
--- Lewis Gilbert -
--- Debbie Lee Carrington -
--- R. Lee Ermey -
--- Verne Troyer -
--- Michael Anderson -
--- Janine Reynaud -
--- Jerry Maren -
--- Derrick O'Connor -
--- Tab Hunter -
--- Shinobu Hashimoto -
--- Margot Kidder -
--- Robert Dix -
--- Jacqueline Pearce -
--- Donnelly Rhodes -
--- Fenella Fielding -
--- Pasquale Buba -
--- Al Matthews -
--- Gary Kurtz -

Select 2 film composers:
--- Philip Glass -
--- Joseph LoDuca -
--- Paul Ratajczak -
--- John Williams -

Select 5 directors:
--- Alexandre Aja -
--- Mario Bava -
--- Larry Cohen -
--- Jesús "Jess" Franco -
-x- Lucio Fulci - 7 deaths in a cats eye
--- William Malone -
--- Sergio Martino -
--- Hideo Nakata -
--- Roman Polanski -
--- Jee-woon Kim -

Select 2 makeup effects artists:
--- Nigel Booth -
--- Screaming Mad George -
--- Steve Johnson -
--- Stan Winston -


Select 2 producers:
--- Larry Cohen -
--- Bryan Foy -
--- Michael Hertz -
-x- Jeanette Volturno - Happy Death Day

Select 2 writers:
-x- Dan O'Bannon - Life Force
--- David Cronenberg -
-x- Dennis Paoli - Ghoulies 2
--- R.J. Robertson -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
--- Agoraphobia -
-x- Anthology Film - The Wilies
--- Appears on The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen -
--- Based on a True Story -
-x- Based on a Novel - Zero BOys
--- Cannibalism -
--- Cinema Inspired By: H.P. Lovecraft -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Classic Hammer Films -
-x- Comedy / Spoof - Dead Shack
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
-x- Cryptid Cinema - Abonimal
-x- Death by: Explosion, 2 - Mikey
--- Director or Writer Cameo in Own Film / Film Adaptation, 2
--- Distributor / Studio: Code Red -
--- Documentary -
--- Drunk Horror -
-x- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space - The Substitute
--- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen -
-x- Film From TCM's October Schedule - The Unknown
-x- Film Title Drop - The Willies
--- Flashback Horror -
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
-x- Found Footage - Hell House LLC.
--- Frankenstein -
-x- Ghost / Haunting - Sadako vs Kyoko
-x- Giallo - Your vice is a locked room and only I have the key
--- Ouija Board -
--- K-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-x- Killer / Evil Child - Mikey
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
-x- Mummy - The Mummy's curse
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Thailand -
--- Nazi -
--- Prom -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Scarecrows -
-x- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Madaman
--- Takes Place in a Hospital -
-x- Takes Place on a College Campus or High School -
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Television -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
-x- Werewolf - Alvin and The Chipmunks meet Wolfman
-x- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Return of the Evil Dead
-x- Wilhelm Scream - Abominable
--- With Commentary -
--- With Two or More Horror Legends -
-x- Zombie - Dead Shack

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

Watch films in at least three formats:
-x- First format, (Bedeviled), (Netflix).
-x- Second format, (waxworks), (Bluray).
-x- Third format, (Lifeforce), (On Demand).

Watch films in at least three languages:
-x- First language, (Japanese), (Sadako vs Kyoko).
-x- Second language, (Italian), (Your vice is a locked room and only I have the key).
-x- Third language, (Danish), (The Substitute).

Watch 3 films that you've never seen before that:
--- Stars an Arquette (Rosanna, David, Patricia, Richmond, Alexis) -
--- Features music by a rock band -
--- Was made in the 1960s -
--- Features an investigation by Ed and Lorraine Warren -
--- Was written by Stephen King -
--- Features snow -
--- Has the words "Don't" in the title -
--- Was directed by David DeCoteau -
--- Stars Brinke Stevens -
--- Takes place at a strip club, 2 -
--- Features a nun or priest -

Select 6 decades of film history:
--- Pre-1930 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
-x- 1970 - Return of the Evil Dead
-x- 1980 - Lifeforce
--- 1990 -
--- 2000 -
-x- 2010 - Bedeviled

Select 3 from the following horror film tropes:
-x- Jump Scare - Bedeviled
-x- No Cell Coverage - Dead Shack
--- The Abandoned Place -
-x- The Vengeful Spirit - Sadako vs Kyoko
--- Death By Sex -
--- The Final Girl -
--- Flickering Lights -

Select 1 from the "Chronological Horror Years Faceoff":
--- 1943 (75th) -
--- 1968 (50th) -
--- 1993 (25th) –

Select 1 from the following anniversaries:
--- 25th Anniversary of Vincent Price's Death -
--- 50th Anniversary of Night of the Living Dead -
--- 100th Birthday of Evelyn Ankers -
--- 200th Anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, 2 -


Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
--- R -
--- 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

Last edited by Darkgod; 11-08-18 at 12:52 PM.
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