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Re: The 14th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa


OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE CHALLENGE LISTS:  2017 · 2016 · 2015 · 2014 · 2013 · 2012 · 2008 · 2007 · 2006

001 · SEP 30 · Dressed to Kill · DVD
002 · OCT 01 · Lifeforce (International Cut) · DVD
003 · OCT 01 · Evil Dead II · DVD
004 · OCT 01 · Dracula vs. Frankenstein · Streaming · ☼
005 · OCT 02 · The Skull · Blu-ray
006 · OCT 02 · Blue Sunshine · Streaming · ☼
007 · OCT 03 · Blood Beach · Streaming · ☼
008 · OCT 04 · Down (2001) · Streaming · ☼
009 · OCT 04 · Curse of Chucky · Blu-ray · ☼
010 · OCT 05 · Kwaidan · Streaming · ☼
011 · OCT 05 · Trilogy of Terror · Streaming · ☼
012 · OCT 06 · Ghost Town · OTA · ☼
013 · OCT 06 · Warm Bodies · Blu-ray
014 · OCT 06 · The Return of the Vampire · OTA · ☼
015 · OCT 06 · Burial Ground · Streaming · ☼
016 · OCT 07 · Dr. Cyclops · Streaming · ☼
017 · OCT 07 · The Phantom of the Opera (1925) · Streaming · ☼
018 · OCT 07 · The Old Dark House (1932) · Streaming
019 · OCT 07 · Phantom of the Opera (1943) · Blu-ray
020 · OCT 08 · Cat People (1942) · Blu-ray
021 · OCT 08 · Hereditary · Streaming · ☼
022 · OCT 09 · The Zero Boys · Streaming · ☼
023 · OCT 09 · They (2002) · OTA · ☼
024 · OCT 09 · Night of the Comet · DVD
025 · OCT 10 · Happy Death Day · Streaming · ☼
026 · OCT 11 · Cujo · Streaming · ☼
027 · OCT 12 · A Quiet Place · Streaming · ☼
028 · OCT 12 · Zombieland · Blu-ray
029 · OCT 13 · Inside (2007) · Streaming · ☼
030 · OCT 13 · Horror Express · Streaming · ☼
031 · OCT 13 · Black Sunday (1960) · Blu-ray · ☼
032 · OCT 13 · Cry of the Werewolf · OTA · ☼
033 · OCT 13 · Bloody Pit of Horror · Streaming · ☼
034 · OCT 14 · Dawn of the Dead (1978) (European Cut) · DVD
035 · OCT 14 · The Blood on Satan's Claw · Streaming · ☼
036 · OCT 14 · Tentacles · Streaming · ☼
037 · OCT 14 · Surf Nazis Must Die! · Streaming · ☼ · WILDCARD
038 · OCT 15 · Peeping Tom · Streaming · ☼
039 · OCT 15 · Freaks · Streaming · ☼

31 FILM SUBSET
Spoiler:
[X] 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)
[X] 10/03: indiephantom - Blood Beach (1980)
[X] 10/04: Gobear - Down (The Shaft) (2001)
[X] 10/05: hbsvb - Kwaidan (1964)
[X] 10/06: Darkgod - Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
[X] 10/07: shellebelle - Dr. Cyclops (1940)
[X] 10/08: mallratcal - Hereditary (2018)
[X] 10/09: TheBigDave - The Zero Boys (1986)
[X] 10/10: Elliot57 - Happy Death Day (2017)
[X] 10/11: orlmac - Cujo (1983)
[X] 10/12: arw6040 - A Quiet Place (2018)
[X] 10/13: Bladz - Inside (2007)
[X] 10/14: Trevor - The Blood on Satan's Claw (1971)
[X] 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)
THEME NIGHTS
Spoiler:
[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 (International Cut); Evil Dead II
[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 - The Skull; Blue Sunshine
[X] 10/03: Just When You Thought It Safe To Go Back in the Water...
Along Come the Italians Bringing the Regurgitated Slaughter! - Jawsploitation - Blood Beach
[X] 10/04: Claustrophobia is the Least of Your Worries...
These Demonic Death Boxes Will Drop You 100 Stories! - Elevator Horrors - Down; Curse of Chucky
[X] 10/05: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies - Kwaidan; Trilogy of Terror
[X] 10/06: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Cloths That Smell of Death!
Call In the Military, And Someone Tell Michael--Lay Off the Meth! - Zombies - Ghost Town; Warm Bodies; Burial Ground
[X] 10/07: Monster Kids Unite! Chiller Theatre Brings the Fright! - Universal Monster Movies - Dr. Cyclops; The Phantom of the Opera (1925); The Old Dark House (1932); Phantom of the Opera (1943)
[X] 10/08: Creepy with an Atmosphere of Paranoia & Dread
It's Mysteriously Lurking in the Shadows ...Or Under Your Bed! - Atmospheric Horror Films - Cat People (1942); Hereditary
[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; Night of the Comet
[X] 10/10: Candles Lit. Throats Slit. - Bloody Birthday Parties - [b]Happy Death Day[b]
[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
[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; Zombieland
[X] 10/13: Itinerary of Hostel Intent. Railway of Unnerving Descent. Airport Security of Hellish Torment. - The European Passport to Terror - Inside (2007); Horror Express; Black Sunday (1960); Bloody Pit of Horror
[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 - Dawn of the Dead (1978) (European Cut); The Blood on Satan's Claw; Tentacles; Surf Nazis Must Die!
[X] 10/15: High Caliber Films Determined By Mass Vote
Some Are Distinguished, Others Go Right for the Throat - IMDB Highest Rated Horror - Peeping Tom; Freaks
--- 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 -
[X] Peter Cushing - The Skull
--- Bruce Davison -
--- Boris Karloff -
--- Christopher Lee -
[X] Helga Liné - The Horror Express
[X] Bela Lugosi - The Return of the Vampire
--- Elina Madison -
--- Burgess Meredith -
--- Sam Neill -
--- Michael J. Pollard -
--- William Shatner -
--- Oliver Reed -
--- Anita Strindberg -
--- Dee Wallace -
[X] Naomi Watts - Down (2001)
--- 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 -
[X] Joseph LoDuca - Curse of Chucky
--- Paul Ratajczak -
--- John Williams -

Select 5 directors:
--- Alexandre Aja -
--- Mario Bava -
--- Larry Cohen -
--- Jesús "Jess" Franco -
--- Lucio Fulci -
--- 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 - Lifeforce (International Cut
--- David Cronenberg -
--- Dennis Paoli -
--- R.J. Robertson -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
--- Agoraphobia -
[X] Anthology Film - Trilogy of Terror
--- Appears on The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen -
--- Based on a True Story -
--- Based on a Novel -
--- Cannibalism -
--- Cinema Inspired By: H.P. Lovecraft -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Classic Hammer Films -
--- Comedy / Spoof -
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
--- Cryptid Cinema -
--- Death by: Explosion, 2 -
--- Director or Writer Cameo in Own Film / Film Adaptation, 2
--- Distributor / Studio: Code Red -
--- Documentary -
--- Drunk Horror -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen -
--- Film From TCM's October Schedule -
--- Film Title Drop -
--- Flashback Horror -
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
--- Ghost / Haunting -
--- Giallo -
--- Ouija Board -
--- K-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
--- Killer / Evil Child -
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
--- Mummy -
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Thailand -
--- Nazi -
--- Prom -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Scarecrows -
--- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac -
--- Takes Place in a Hospital -
--- Takes Place on a College Campus or High School -
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Television -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
--- Werewolf -
--- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious -
--- Wilhelm Scream -
--- 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 -
--- 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).
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
[X] First language, (insert language), (insert title). Japanese; Kwaidan
[X] Second language, (insert language), (insert title). French; Inside (2007)
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

Watch 3 films that you've never seen before that:
--- Stars an Arquette (Rosanna, David, Patricia, Richmond, Alexis) -
--- Features music by a rock band -
[X] Was made in the 1960s - Bloody Pit of Horror
--- Features an investigation by Ed and Lorraine Warren -
[X] Was written by Stephen King - Cujo
--- 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:
[X] Pre-1930 - The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
--- 1980 -
--- 1990 -
--- 2000 -
--- 2010 -

Select 3 from the following horror film tropes:
[X] Jump Scare - Cat People (1942)
--- No Cell Coverage -
--- The Abandoned Place -
--- The Vengeful Spirit -
--- Death By Sex -
--- The Final Girl -
[X] Flickering Lights - They (2002)

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
LIST STATISTICS
Spoiler:
October Horror Movie Challenge XIII Results
Total: 104
FTV: 45 (43%)
Challenges: 9
Formats Viewed - BD: 53; DVD: 31; Streaming: 6; OTA: 14
Decades Viewed - 2010: 6; 2000: 8; 1990: 14; 1980: 24; 1970: 21; 1960: 18; 1950: 6; 1940: 3; 1930: 2; 1920: 2
Time viewed: 158H 4M

October Horror Movie Challenge XII Results
Total: 108
FTV: 58 (53%)
Challenges: 8
Formats Viewed - BD: 41; DVD: 45; Streaming: 15; OTA: 7
Decades Viewed - 2010: 7; 2000: 7; 1990: 8; 1980: 30; 1970: 19; 1960: 20; 1950: 6; 1940: 1; 1930: 7; 1920: 3
Time viewed: 161H 56M

October Horror Movie Challenge XI Results
Total: 86
FTV: 49 (57%)
Challenges: 7
Formats Viewed - BD: 42; DVD: 41; Streaming: 2; OTA: 2
Decades Viewed - 2010: 5; 2000: 8; 1990: 8; 1980: 16; 1970: 19; 1960: 15; 1950: 4; 1940: 4; 1930: 6; 1920: 2
Time viewed: 129H 54M

October Horror Movie Challenge X Results
Total: 113 (Goal: 100)
FTV: 39 (35%)
Challenges: 6
Formats Viewed - BD: 31; DVD: 68; Streaming: 8; VHS: 3; OTA: 4
Decades Viewed - 2010: 1; 2000: 18; 1990: 16; 1980: 48; 1970: 18; 1960: 7; 1950: 3; 1940: 3; 1930: 1
Time viewed: 181H 17M

October Horror Movie Challenge IX Results
FTV: 29 (78%) Individual Entries FTV: 35
Formats Viewed - BD: 20, DVD: 23
Last Year's Total: 21 (FTV: 8, 38%) (Formats Viewed - DVD: 18, BD: 3) (Decades Viewed - 1970: 3, 1980: 5, 1990: 2, 2000: 11) (Total Time Viewed: 34H 13M)
2008: 13 (FTV: 4)
2007: 47
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