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Old 09-01-18, 09:17 PM   #22
orlmac
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Re: The 14th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

Oh yeah, this is me!

Checklist, Subset Films and Theme Nights Completed! 9th year doing this challenge.

Total time to date: 87:22:28
Total movies watched: 56
Total FTV movies watched: 40
Total short watched: 0
Total TV shows watched: 0

*first time viewing

1. September 30th: Dressed to Kill (1980) (1:45:02) Amazon Prime (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
2. October 1st: Microwave Massacre (1983) (1:15:51) Shudder
3. October 1st: Black Sunday* (1960) (1:26:28) Shudder
4. October 1st: Lifeforce (1985) (1:56:24) Personal DVD (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
5. October 2nd: Phobia 2* (2009) (2:05:13) Netflix Streaming
6. October 2nd: The Thing from Another World (1951) (1:26:40) Filmstruck
7. October 2nd: Blue Sunshine* (1977) (1:34:49) Shudder (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
8. October 3rd: Who Can Kill a Child?* (1976) (1:52:00) Netflix DVD (Subset Pick)
9. October 3rd: City of the Living Dead (1980) (1:33:17) Amazon Prime
10. October 3rd: 47 Meters Down* (2017) (1:29:16) Library DVD (Theme Day)
11. October 4th: Veronica* (2017) (1:45:21) Netflix Streaming
12. October 4th: They* (2002) (1:29:55) Personal Blu-Ray (Theme Day)
13. October 4th: Trog* (1970) (1:31:09) Filmstruck
14. October 4th: The Nun* (2018) (1:36:00) Theater
15. October 5th: Demon Seed (1977) (1:34:32) Filmstruck
16. October 5th: Tales from the Crypt (1972) (1:32:12) Amazon Prime (Theme Day)
17. October 5th: The Haunted Sea* (1997) (1:14:06) Netflix DVD
18. October 5th: Better Watch Out* (2016) (1:28:58) Shudder
19. October 5th: Hell Fest* (2018) (1:29:00) Theater
20. October 6th: Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror* (1981) (1:25:12) Amazon Prime (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
21. October 7th: Dr. Cyclops* (1940) (1:17:12) Library DVD (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
22. October 7th: Contracted* (2013) (1:24:12) Library DVD
23. October 7th: The Changeling* (1980) (1:46:41) Library DVD
24. October 7th: Nightwatch* (1997) (1:41:05) Library DVD
25. October 8th: Shutter* (2004) (1:36:05) Netflix Streaming (Theme Day)
26. October 8th: The Devonsville Terror* (1983) (1:22:31) Amazon Prime
27. October 9th: Buried Alive* (1939) (1:13:50) Amazon Prime
28. October 9th: The Zero Boys* (1986) (1:29:07) Amazon Prime (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
29. October 9th: The Suspicious Death of a Minor* (1975) (1:39:59) Amazon Prime
30. October 9th: The Predator* (2018) (1:47:00) Theater
31. October 10th: Sisters (1972) (1:32:39) The Criterion Collection
32. October 10th: Isle of the Dead (1945) (1:11:50) Filmstruck
33. October 10th: Nightmare City* (1980) (1:31:02) Amazon Prime
34. October 10th: Happy Death Day* (2017) (1:36:12) Library DVD (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
35. October 11th: Cujo (1983) (1:33:08) Library Blu-Ray (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
36. October 11th: The Nightcomers* (1971) (1:36:45) Filmstruck
37. October 11th: The Quiet Family* (1998) (1:38:45) Amazon Prime
38. October 12th: A Quiet Place (2018) (1:30:14) Library Blu-Ray (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
39. October 12th: Down (The Shaft)* (2001) (1:51:29) Netflix DVD (Subset Pick)
40. October 12th: Jug Face* (2013) (1:21:15) Library DVD
41. October 13th: Venom* (2018) (1:52:00) Theater
42. October 13th: Inside* (2007) (1:22:26) Vudu (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
43. October 13th: High Tension* (2003) (1:29:45) Shudder
44. October 13th: Deathgasm (2015) (1:26:11) Amazon Prime
45. October 14th: Blood on Satan's Claw (1971) (1:33:03) Amazon Prime (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
46. October 14th: Parasomnia* (2008) (1:42:33) Amazon Prime
47. October 14th: Grace* (2009) (1:24:26) Shudder
48. October 14th: The Babysitter* (2017) (1:25:13) Netflix Streaming
49. October 15th: Psycho (1960) (1:48:54) Shudder (Theme Day)
50. October 15th: Dead Ringers (1988) (1:55:39) The Criterion Collection
51. October 15th: The Ape Man* (1943) (1:03:38) Amazon Prime
52. October 16th: Terrifier* (2017) (1:24:28) Netflix Streaming (Subset Pick-Theme Day)
53. October 16th: Steel and Lace (1991) (1:33:33) Amazon Prime
54. October 16th: Murder Weapon* (1989) (1:21:14) Amazon Prime
55. October 17th: Hour of the Wolf* (1968) (1:27:46) The Criterion Collection (Theme Day)
56. October 17th: Evilspeak* (1981) (1:32:30) Amazon Prime
56. October 17th: London after Midnight (0:46:41) Filmstruck

Subset Films, Theme Nights and Checklist:

Spoiler:


Subset Films

-X- 09/30: group vote - Dressed to Kill (1980) Dressed to Kill (Amazon Prime)
-X- 10/01: Chad - Lifeforce (1985) Lifeforce (Personal DVD)
-X- 10/02: ororama - Blue Sunshine (1977) Blue Sunshine (Shudder)
--- 10/03: indiephantom - Blood Beach (1980)
-X- 10/04: Gobear - Down (The Shaft) (2001) Down (The Shaft) (Netflix DVD)
--- 10/05: hbsvb - Kwaidan (1964)
-X- 10/06: Darkgod - Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (Amazon Prime)
-X- 10/07: shellebelle - Dr. Cyclops (Library DVD)
--- 10/08: mallratcal - Hereditary (2018) Library Blu-Ray (50)
-X- 10/09: TheBigDave - The Zero Boys (Amazon Prime)
-X- 10/10: Elliot57 - Happy Death Day (2017) Happy Death Day (Library DVD)
-X- 10/11: orlmac - Cujo (1983) Cujo (Library Blu-Ray)
-X- 10/12: arw6040 - A Quiet Place (2018) A Quiet Place (Library Blu-Ray)
-X- 10/13: Bladz - Inside (2007) Inside (Vudu)
-X- 10/14: Trevor - The Blood on Satan's Claw (1971) The Blood on Satan's Claw (Amazon Prime)
--- 10/15: Shack - Peeping Tom (1960)
-X- 10/16: Mondo Kane - Terrifier (2017) Terrifier (Netflix Streaming)
-X- 10/17: DaveyJoe - Who Can Kill a Child? (1976) Who Can Kill a Child? (Netflix DVD)
--- 10/18: PCBreakdown - Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008) Shudder
--- 10/19: jacob_b - The Toxic Avenger (1984) Amazon Prime
--- 10/20: SterlingBen - Evil Toons (1992) The House That Dripped Blood Shudder
--- 10/21: tarfrimmer - The Lost Boys (1987) Library DVD (5)
--- 10/22: numbercrunch - Son of Dracula (1943) / Fangs of the Living Dead (1968) / The Washing Machine (1993) The Good Son - Library DVD Library (3); Amazon Prime; YouTube ?
--- 10/23: JAX036 - Silver Bullet (1985) Library DVD (2)
--- 10/24: SethDLH - Tenebre (1982) Shudder
--- 10/25: WillieMLF - Antropophagus (1980) The Boogey Man Library DVD (3)
--- 10/26: clckworang - Dr. Caligari (1989) House of Frankenstein Personal DVD
--- 10/27: Darth Maher - Maximum Overdrive (1986) Amazon Prime
--- 10/28: jholmes - Marrowbone (2017) Hulu Plus
--- 10/29: Undeadcow - Brainscan (1994) Netflix DVD
--- 10/30: alyxstarr - Demon Wind (1990) Amazon Prime
--- 10/31: cwileyy - Sleepy Hollow (1990) Library DVD (3)
--- 11/01: group vote - Dave Made a Maze (2017) Library DVD (2) and HuluPlus
-X- xx/xx: wildcard - any horror theatrical showing (2018) - The Nun (Theater)

Theme Nights

-X- 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 (Personal DVD)
-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 (Shudder)
-X- 10/03: Just W
hen You Thought It Safe To Go Back in the Water...
Along Come the Italians Bringing the Regurgitated Slaughter! - Jawsploitation - 47 Meters Down (Library DVD)
-X- 10/04: Claustrophobia is the Least of Your Worries...
These Demonic Death Boxes Will Drop You 100 Stories! - Elevator Horrors - They (Personal Blu-Ray)
-X- 10/05: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies - Tales from the Crypt (Amazon Prime)
-X- 10/06: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Cloths That Smell of Death! - Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (Amazon Prime)
Call In the Military, And Someone Tell Michael--Lay Off the Meth! - Zombies -
-X- 10/07: Monster Kids Unite! Chiller Theatre Brings the Fright! - Universal Monster Movies - Dr. Cyclops (Library DVD)
-X- 10/08: Creepy with an Atmosphere of Paranoia & Dread
It's Mysteriously Lurking in the Shadows ...Or Under Your Bed! - Atmospheric Horror Films - Shutter (Netflix Streaming)
-X- 10/09: The Decade of Decadence Aged and Fermented
Full of Big Hair, Grace Jones, and the Totally Demented! - Cheesy '80s Horror - The Zero Boys (Amazon Prime)
-X- 10/10: Candles Lit. Throats Slit. - Bloody Birthday Parties - Happy Death Day (Library DVD)
-X- 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 - Cujo (Library Blu-Ray)
-X- 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 - A Quiet Place (Library Blu-Ray)
-X- 10/13: Itinerary of Hostel Intent. Railway of Unnerving Descent. Airport Security of Hellish Torment. - The European Passport to Terror - Inside (Vudu)
-X- 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 - The Blood on Satan's Claw (Amazon Prime)
-X- 10/15: High Caliber Films Determined By Mass Vote
Some Are Distinguished, Others Go Right for the Throat - IMDB Highest Rated Horror - Psycho (Shudder)
-X- 10/16: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers - Terrifier (Netflix Streaming)
-X- 10/17: The Beaches Are Closed Early This Season...
Visitors Being Sucked Into Oblivion Could Potentially Be the Reason - Blood on the Beach - Hour of the Wolf (The Criterion Collection
--- 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 -

2018

Select 10 actors:
-X- Lauren Ashley Carter - Jug Face (2013) (1:21:15)
--- Brian Cox -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -
--- Peter Cushing -
-X- Bruce Davison - Steel and Lace (1991) (1:33:33)
-X- Boris Karloff - Isle of the Dead (1945) (1:11:50)
--- Christopher Lee -
--- Helga Liné -
--- Bela Lugosi -
--- Elina Madison -
--- Burgess Meredith -
--- Sam Neill -
--- Michael J. Pollard -
--- William Shatner -
--- Oliver Reed -
--- Anita Strindberg -
-X- Dee Wallace - Cujo (1983) (1:33:08) Subset Pick-Theme Day
-X- Naomi Watts - Down (The Shaft) (2001) (1:51:29) Subset Pick
-X- Caroline Williams - Contracted (2013) (1:24:12)
--- Ray Wise -

Select 5 recently deceased
-X- Umberto Lenzi - Nightmare City (1980) (1:31:02)
-X- Ulli Lommel - The Devonsville Terror (1983) (1:22:31)
--- 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 -
-X- Margot Kidder - Sisters (1972) (1:32:39)
--- 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:
-X- Alexandre Aja - High Tension (2003) (1:29:45)
-X- Mario Bava - Black Sunday (1960) (1:26:28)
--- Larry Cohen -
--- Jesús "Jess" Franco -
-X- Lucio Fulci - City of the Living Dead (1980) (1:33:17)
-X- William Malone - Parasomnia (2008) (1:42:33)
-X- Sergio Martino - The Suspicious Death of a Minor (1975) (1:39:59)
--- 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 -
--- Jeanette Volturno -

Select 2 writers:
-X- Dan O'Bannon - Lifeforce (1985) (1:56:24) Subset Pick-Theme Day
-X- David Cronenberg - Dead Ringers (1988) (1:55:39)
--- Dennis Paoli -
--- R.J. Robertson -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
--- Agoraphobia -
-X- Anthology Film - Tales from the Crypt (1972) (1:32:12) Theme Day
-X- Appears on The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen - Grace (2009) (1:24:26)
--- Based on a True Story -
--- Based on a Novel -
-X- Cannibalism - Microwave Massacre (1983) (1:15:51)
--- Cinema Inspired By: H.P. Lovecraft -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Classic Hammer Films -
--- Comedy / Spoof -
-X- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - Dressed to Kill (1980) (1:45:02) Subset Pick-Theme Day
--- Cryptid Cinema -
-X- Death by: Explosion, 2 - The Babysitter (2017) (1:25:13)
-X- Director or Writer Cameo in Own Film / Film Adaptation, 2 - A Quiet Place (2018) (1:30:14) Subset Pick-Theme Day
-X- Distributor / Studio: Code Red - Evilspeak (1981) (1:32:30)
--- Documentary -
--- Drunk Horror -
-X- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space - The Predator (2018) (1:47:00)
-X- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen - The Haunted Sea (1997) (1:14:06)
-X- Film From TCM's October Schedule - Demon Seed (1977) (1:34:32)
--- Film Title Drop -
--- Flashback Horror -
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
--- Ghost / Haunting -
--- Giallo -
--- Ouija Board -
-X- K-Horror - The Quiet Family (1998) (1:38:45)
-X- Killer / Evil Animal - 47 Meters Down (2017) (1:29:16) Theme Day
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Better Watch Out (2016) (1:28:58)
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
--- Mummy -
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
-X- Nation of Origin: Thailand - Shutter (2004) (1:36:05) Theme Day
--- Nazi -
--- Prom -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Scarecrows -
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Hell Fest (2018) (1:29:00)
--- Takes Place in a Hospital -
-X- Takes Place on a College Campus or High School - Happy Death Day (2017) (1:36:12) Subset Pick-Theme Day
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - Inside (2007) (1:22:26) Subset Pick-Theme Day
--- Television -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
--- Werewolf -
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Blood on Satan's Claw (1971) (1:33:03) Subset Pick-Theme Day
--- Wilhelm Scream -
--- With Commentary -
--- With Two or More Horror Legends -
-X- Zombie - Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981) (1:25:12) Subset Pick-Theme Day

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:
--- First format, (insert format), (insert title).
--- Second format, (insert format), (insert title).
-X- Third format, (insert format), (insert title) - DVD - Who Can Kill a Child? (1976) (1:52:00) Subset Pick

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- First language, (insert language), (insert title) - Spanish - Veronica (2017) (1:45:21)
-X- Second language, (insert language), (insert title) - Thai - Phobia 2 (2009) (2:05:13)
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

Watch 3 films that you've never seen before that:
-X- Stars an Arquette (Rosanna, David, Patricia, Richmond, Alexis) - Nightwatch (1997) (1:41:05)
--- Features music by a rock band -
--- Was made in the 1960s -
--- Features an investigation by Ed and Lorraine Warren -
--- Was written by Stephen King -
-X- Features snow - The Changeling (1980) (1:46:41)
--- Has the words "Don't" in the title -
-X- Was directed by David DeCoteau - Murder Weapon (1989) (1:21:14)
--- Stars Brinke Stevens -
--- Takes place at a strip club, 2 -
-X- Features a nun or priest - The Nun (2018) (1:36:00)

Select 6 decades of film history:
-X- Pre-1930 - London after Midnight (0:46:41)
-x- 1930 - Buried Alive (1939) (1:13:50)
-X- 1940 - Dr. Cyclops (1940) (1:17:12) Subset Pick-Day
-X- 1950 - The Thing from Another World (1951) (1:26:40)
-X- 1960 - Psycho (1960) (1:48:54) Theme Day
-X- 1970 - Blue Sunshine (1977) (1:34:49) Subset Pick-Theme Day
-X- 1980 - The Zero Boys (1986) (1:29:07) Subset Pick-Theme Day
--- 1990 -
-X- 2000 - They (2002) (1:29:55) Theme Day
-X- 2010 - Terrifier (2017) (1:24:28) Subset Pick-Theme Day

Select 3 from the following horror film tropes:
--- Jump Scare -
--- No Cell Coverage -
--- The Abandoned Place -
--- The Vengeful Spirit -
--- Death By Sex -
--- The Final Girl -
-X- Flickering Lights - Deathgasm (2015) (1:26:11)

Select 1 from the "Chronological Horror Years Faceoff":
-X- 1943 (75th) - The Ape Man (1943) (1:03:38)
-X- 1968 (50th) - Hour of the Wolf (1968) (1:27:46) Theme Day
--- 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 -
-X- PG-13 - Venom (2018) (1:52:00)
-X- R - The Nightcomers (1971) (1:36:45)
--- NC-17 -
--- X -
--- Unrated -
--- M -
-X- GP - Trog (1970) (1:31:09)


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

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