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

2013: 164 | 2014: 124 | 2015: 126 | 2016: 40 | 2017: 74

Goals:
Beat 2013's total of 164
At least 10 rewatches
Complete Checklist
Complete Theme Nights

BluRay: 2 | Netflix/Amazon/Shudder/Hulu : 18 | Free Streaming: 20 | DVR/VOD: 3 | Theater: 1

☼ First Time Viewing: 36
Total Time: 0H 00M

September 30 (dusk) - Criterion - 3H 04M
1. Vampyr (1932) YouTube 1H 15M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ "I know. I'm lost. I'm damned."
2. Annabelle: Creation (2017) Xfinity VOD 1H 49M ☼ ★★★★☆ "Forgive me, Father, for I am about to sin."

October 1 - NOTLD - 5H 53M
3. Psychos in Love (1987) Amazon Prime 1H 28M ☼ ★★★☆☆ "I fucking hate grapes!"
4. The Gorgon (1964) DailyMotion 1H 23M ☼ ★★★★☆ "Given a certain set of circumstances, I believe almost everyone is capable of murder."
5. Turbo Kid (2015) Netflix 1H 33M ☼ ★★★★★ "Eyes, throat, genitals!"
6. Hell Fest (2018) Theater 1H 29M ☼ ★★★★★ Tagline: Fun Getting In. Hell Getting Out.

October 2 - Studies in Terror - 4H 49M
7. The Changeling (1980) YouTube 1H 47M ☼ ★★★☆☆ Tagline: Two people live in this house. One of them has been dead for 70 years.
8. The New York Ripper (1982) FMovies 1H 25M ☼ ★★★★☆ "You're too stupid! Quack! Quack! Quack!"
9. The Boy (2016) Netflix 1H 37M ☼ ★★★★★ Tagline: Every child needs to feel loved.

October 3 - Jawsploitation - 4H 24M
10. 47 Meters Down (2017) Netflix 1H 29M ☼ ★★☆☆☆ "Does my butt at least look cute in this?"
11. Maniac Cop (1988) YouTube 1H 25M ☼ ★★★★☆ "Look at the size of those hematomas!"
12. Fear, Inc. (2016) FMovies 1H 30M ☼ ★★★★★ "Either way, we're white, we're rich."

October 4 - Elevator Horrors - 4H 23M
13. The Lift (1983) YouTube 1H 35M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ "These damn machines will be the death of us all some day!"
14. Dead of Night (1977) Amazon Prime 1H 16M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ Tagline: Three tales of mystery, imagination and suspense.
15. Final Destination 5 (2011) FMovies 1H 32M ★★★★★ "Sweetie. It's not fat. They're called tits."

October 5 - Horror Anthologies - 5H 11M
16. Two Evil Eyes (1990) Amazon Prime 2H 0M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ "Christ! Rich people... Sick stuff always turns out to be rich people."
17. Witchboard 2 (1993) YouTube 1H 38M ☼ ★★★★☆ "I guess even in the spirit world sex and violence sells."
18. House on Haunted Hill (1999) FMovies 1H 33M ★★★★★ "You don't... get it... do you? This house is pissed. It has no morals, 'cause it's a fucking *house*!"

October 6 - Zombies - 2H 48M
19. Contracted: Phase II (2015) Hulu 1H 18M ☼ ★★★★★ Tagline: Protection is out of the question
20. The Pyramid (2014) FMovies 1H 29M ☼ ★★☆☆☆ Tagline: You only enter once.

October 7 - Universal Monster Movies - 2H 13M
21. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) Amazon Prime 2H 13M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ Tagline: Victor Hugo's Immortal Classic

October 8 - Atmospheric Horror Films - 5H 29M
22. Hereditary (2018) Google Drive 2H 07M ☼ ★★★★☆ Tagline: Evil runs in the family.
23. Dagon (2001) FMovies 1H 38M ☼ ★★★☆☆
24. Oculus (2013) Netflix 1H 44M ★★★★★ "I've met my demons and they are many. I've seen the devil, and he is me."

October 9 - Cheesy '80s Horror - 2H 51M
25. Death Spa (1989) FMovies 1H 28M ☼ ★★☆☆☆ Tagline: Strange things are a brewing at the local gym!
26. The Rift (1990) YouTube 1H 23M ☼ ★★☆☆☆ Tagline: The danger below is now the danger within.

October 10 - Bloody Birthday Parties - 2H 46M
27. Happy Death Day (2017) Xfinity VOD 1H 36M ★★★★★ "Would you stop looking at me like I just took a dump on your mom's head?"
28. Black Friday (1940) YouTube 1H 10M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ Tagline: A Reign Of HORROR... a man-made monster on the loose!

October 11 - Dogs / Bogs / & Logs - 4H 23M
29. Attack of the Giant Leeches (2008) Amazon Prime 1H 18M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆
30. Halloween (1978) with commentary BluRay 1H 31M ★★★★☆ "It's Halloween; everyone's entitled to one good scare."
31. Hostel (2005) BluRay 1H 34M ★★★★★ "Can't you keep your fucking Viking ass in your pants for two seconds?"

October 12 - Apocalyptic Horror - 2H 47M
32. A Quiet Place (2018) Google Drive 1H 30M ☼ ★★★★★ Tagline: Rule #1: Don't make a sound. Rule #2: Never leave the path. Rule #3: Red means run.
33. Forbidden World (1982) Amazon Prime 1H 17M ☼ ★★★★☆ "Welcome to the Garden of Eden. We play God here."

October 13 - The European Passport to Terror - 1H 25M
34. Spookies (1986) YouTube 1H 25M ☼ ★★★★☆ "Uuuuuuhh, look at me: I'm Duke, the horny ghost."

October 14 - Rocktober Blood - 1H 48M
35. Under the Skin (2013) Netflix 1H 48M ☼ ★☆☆☆☆

October 15 - IMDB Highest Rated Horror - 4H 46M
36. Green Room (2015) Amazon Prime 1H 35M ☼ ★★★★★ "Tell somebody who gives a shit."
37. Tragedy Girls (2017) Hulu 1H 38M ☼ ★★★★★ "To make an omelette, you have to kill some ex-boyfriends."
38. Cabin Fever (2002) Netflix 1H 33M ★★★★★ "What are you, fuckin' Smokey the Clown now?"

October 16 - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers - 1H 23M
39. Victor Crowley (2017) FMovies 1H 23M ☼ ★★★★★ Tagline: Return to his swamp.

October 17 - Blood on the Beach - 2H 59M
40. The Mutilator (1984) Amazon Prime 1H 26M ☼ ★★☆☆☆ "So my philosophy is, let's have some beer."
41. Stepfather II (1989) Amazon Prime 1H 33M ☼ ★★★☆☆ Tagline: Tonight - Daddy's Coming Home - To Slice Up More Than Just The Cake!

October 18 - Modern Horror Films - 4H 57M
42. Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008) Shudder 1H 38M ★★★★★ "I started this opera shit, and this is the motherfucking thanks I get?"
43. The Hallow (2015) Xfinity VOD 1H 37M ☼ ★★☆☆☆ Tagline: Nature has a dark side.
44. Prophecy (1979) YouTube 1H 42M ☼ ☆☆☆☆☆ Tagline: She Lives. Don't Move. Don't Breathe. She Will Find You.

October 19 - The Horrors of USA Up All Night - 0H 0M
October 20 - 1980s Video Companies Spotlight: Prism Entertainment / Video Stores - 0H 0M
October 21 - Vampires - 0H 0M
October 22 - 1943 vs 1968 vs 1993 - 0H 0M
October 23 - Horrorspondents: You're On The Air! - 0H 0M
October 24 - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon - 0H 0M
October 25 - Video Nasties 35th Anniversary - 0H 0M
October 26 - Frankenstein / Mad Doctors - 0H 0M
October 27 - The Return of Joe Bob Briggs -&- Fangoria Magazine - 0H 0M
October 28 - Supernatural / Quiet/Soft / Seances - 0H 0M
October 29 - Mind Games - 0H 0M
October 30 - Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft / Hell - 0H 0M
October 31 - All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest / Samhain: An Evening of Celtic Horror - 0H 0M

Checklist:
Spoiler:

Select 10 actors:
--- Lauren Ashley Carter -
--- Brian Cox -
-X- Jamie Lee Curtis - Halloween (1978)
-X- Peter Cushing - The Gorgon (1964)
--- Bruce Davison -
-X- Boris Karloff - Black Friday (1940)
-X- Christopher Lee - The Gorgon (1964)
--- Helga Liné -
-X- Bela Lugosi - Black Friday (1940)
--- Elina Madison -
--- Burgess Meredith -
--- Sam Neill -
--- Michael J. Pollard -
--- William Shatner -
--- Oliver Reed -
--- Anita Strindberg -
--- Dee Wallace -
--- Naomi Watts -
-X- Caroline Williams - Stepfather II (1989)
-X- Ray Wise - The Rift (1990)

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 -
-X- R. Lee Ermey - The Rift (1990)
--- Verne Troyer -
--- Michael Anderson -
--- Janine Reynaud -
-X- Jerry Maren - Prophecy (1979)
--- Derrick O'Connor -
--- Tab Hunter -
--- Shinobu Hashimoto -
--- Margot Kidder -
--- Robert Dix -
--- Jacqueline Pearce -
--- Donnelly Rhodes -
--- Fenella Fielding -
-X- Pasquale Buba - Stepfather II (1989)
--- Al Matthews -
--- Gary Kurtz -

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

Select 5 directors:
--- Alexandre Aja -
--- Mario Bava -
-X- Larry Cohen - Maniac Cop (1988)
--- Jesús "Jess" Franco -
-X- Lucio Fulci - The New York Ripper (1982)
-X- William Malone - House on Haunted Hill (1999)
--- Sergio Martino -
--- Hideo Nakata -
--- Roman Polanski -
--- Jee-woon Kim -

Select 2 makeup effects artists:
--- Nigel Booth -
--- Screaming Mad George -
--- Steve Johnson -
-X- Stan Winston - The Hallow (2015)

Select 2 producers:
-X- Larry Cohen - Maniac Cop (1988)
--- Bryan Foy -
--- Michael Hertz -
--- Jeanette Volturno -

Select 2 writers:
--- Dan O'Bannon -
--- David Cronenberg -
-X- Dennis Paoli - Dagon (2001)
-X- R.J. Robertson - Forbidden World (1982)

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
-X- *3-D Film - Final Destination 5 (2011)
--- Agoraphobia -
-X- Anthology Film - Dead of Night (1977)
-X- Appears on The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen - Prophecy (1979)
--- Based on a True Story -
-X- Based on a Novel - The Hunchback of Notre Damn (1923)
-X- Cannibalism - Psychos in Love (1987)
-X- Cinema Inspired By: H.P. Lovecraft - Dagon (2001)
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
-X- Classic Hammer Films - The Gorgon (1964)
-X- Comedy / Spoof - Turbo Kid (2015)
-X- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - Vampyr (1932)
-X- Cryptid Cinema - The Gorgon (1964)
-X- Death by: Explosion, 2 - Turbo Kid (2015)
-X- Director or Writer Cameo in Own Film / Film Adaptation, 2 - Hostel (2005)
--- Distributor / Studio: Code Red -
--- Documentary -
-X- Drunk Horror - Maniac Cop (1988)
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen -
--- Film From TCM's October Schedule -
--- Film Title Drop -
-X- Flashback Horror - Annabelle: Creation (2017)
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
-X- Found Footage - The Pyramid (2014)
--- Frankenstein -
-X- Ghost / Haunting - Annabelle: Creation (2017)
-X- Giallo - The New York Ripper (1982)
-X- Ouija Board - Witchboard 2 (1993)
--- K-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Dead of Night (1977)
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - Annabelle: Creation (2017)
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - Dead of Night (1977)
--- Mummy -
-X- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - Green Room (2015)
--- Nation of Origin: Thailand -
-X- Nazi - Green Room (2015)
-X- Prom - Tragedy Girls (2017)
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Scarecrows -
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Psychos in Love (1987)
-X- Takes Place in a Hospital - The New York Ripper (1982)
-X- Takes Place on a College Campus or High School - Happy Death Day (2017)
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - Halloween (1978)
--- Television -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
-X- Vampire - Vampyr (1932)
--- Werewolf -
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Hereditary (2018)
--- Wilhelm Scream -
-X- With Commentary - Halloween (1978)
-X- With Two or More Horror Legends - The Gorgon (1964)
-X- Zombie - Contracted: Phase II (2015)

Watch 1 w/commentary from the "Masters of Commentary":
--- Joe Bob Briggs -
-X- John Carpenter - Halloween (1978)
--- 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- Free Streaming, Vampyr (1932)
-X- VOD, Annabelle: Creation (2017)
-X- Paid Streaming, Turbo Kid (2015)

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- German, Vampyr (1932)
-X- English, Annabelle: Creation (2017)
-X- Italian, The New York Ripper (1982)

Watch 3 films that you've never seen before that:
--- Stars an Arquette (Rosanna, David, Patricia, Richmond, Alexis) -
-X- Features music by a rock band - Green Room (2015)
-X- Was made in the 1960s - The Gorgon (1964)
-X- Features an investigation by Ed and Lorraine Warren - Annabelle: Creation (2017)
--- Was written by Stephen King -
-X- Features snow - The Changeling (1980)
--- Has the words "Don't" in the title -
--- Was directed by David DeCoteau -
--- Stars Brinke Stevens -
-X- Takes place at a strip club, 2 - Psychos in Love (1987)
-X- Features a nun or priest - Annabelle: Creation (2017)

Select 6 decades of film history:
-X- Pre-1930 - The Hunchback of Notre Damn (1923)
-X- 1930 - Vampyr (1932)
-X- 1940 - Black Friday (1940)
--- 1950 -
-X- 1960 - The Gorgon (1964)
-X- 1970 - Dead of Night (1977)
-X- 1980 - Psychos in Love (1987)
-X- 1990 - Two Evil Eyes (1990)
-X- 2000 - Dagon (2001)
-X- 2010 - Annabelle: Creation (2017)

Select 3 from the following horror film tropes:
-X- Jump Scare - Annabelle: Creation (2017)
-X- No Cell Coverage - The Boy (2016)
-X- The Abandoned Place - Spookies (1986)
-X- The Vengeful Spirit - House on Haunted Hill (1999)
--- Death By Sex -
-X- The Final Girl - Halloween (1978)
-X- Flickering Lights - Annabelle: Creation (2017)

Select 1 from the "Chronological Horror Years Faceoff":
--- 1943 (75th) -
--- 1968 (50th) -
-X- 1993 (25th) – Witchboard 2 (1993)

Select 1 from the following anniversaries:
--- 25th Anniversary of Vincent Price's Death -
-X- 50th Anniversary of Night of the Living Dead - Psychos in Love (1987)
--- 100th Birthday of Evelyn Ankers -
--- 200th Anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, 2 -

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
-X- PG - Prophecy (1979)
-X- PG-13 - The Boy (2016)
-X- R - Annabelle: Creation (2017)
--- NC-17 -
--- X -
-X- Unrated - Vampyr (1932)
--- 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


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 - Psychos in Love (1987)
-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 Changeling (1980)
-X- 10/03: Just When You Thought It Safe To Go Back in the Water... Along Come the Italians Bringing the Regurgitated Slaughter! - Jawsploitation - 47 Meters Down (2017)
-X- 10/04: Claustrophobia is the Least of Your Worries... These Demonic Death Boxes Will Drop You 100 Stories! - Elevator Horrors - The Lift (1983)
-X- 10/05: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies - Two Evil Eyes (1990)
-X- 10/06: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Cloths That Smell of Death! Call In the Military, And Someone Tell Michael--Lay Off the Meth! - Zombies - Contracted: Phase II (2015)
-X- 10/07: Monster Kids Unite! Chiller Theatre Brings the Fright! - Universal Monster Movies - The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)
-X- 10/08: Creepy with an Atmosphere of Paranoia & Dread It's Mysteriously Lurking in the Shadows ...Or Under Your Bed! - Atmospheric Horror Films - Hereditary (2018)
-X- 10/09: The Decade of Decadence Aged and Fermented Full of Big Hair, Grace Jones, and the Totally Demented! - Cheesy '80s Horror - Death Spa (1989)
-X- 10/10: Candles Lit. Throats Slit. - Bloody Birthday Parties - Happy Death Day (2017)
-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 - Attack of the Giant Leeches (2008)
-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 (2018)
-X- 10/13: Itinerary of Hostel Intent. Railway of Unnerving Descent. Airport Security of Hellish Torment. - The European Passport to Terror - Spookies (1986)
-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 - Under the Skin (2013)
-X- 10/15: High Caliber Films Determined By Mass Vote Some Are Distinguished, Others Go Right for the Throat - IMDB Highest Rated Horror - Green Room (2015)
-X- 10/16: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers - Victor Crowley (2017)
-X- 10/17: The Beaches Are Closed Early This Season... Visitors Being Sucked Into Oblivion Could Potentially Be the Reason - Blood on the Beach - The Mutilator (1984)
-X- 10/18: Fresh As That Chemically-Induced New Car Smell... These Films for the Modern Age Will Unleash a Little Hell - Modern Horror Films - Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
--- 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: 72 Films of Depravity, Sex, and Gory Delights... Banned by the BBFC; They're Too Bloody Uptight! Video Nasties 35th Anniversary
--- 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 -


Rewatches:
Spoiler:
1. Final Destination 5 (2011)
2. House on Haunted Hill (1999)
3. Oculus (2013)
4. Happy Death Day (2017)
5. Halloween (1978)
6. Hostel (2005)
7. Cabin Fever (2002)
8. Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
9.


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Horror 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 | Comedy 2013, 2014 | Holiday 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 | TV on DVD 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018 | Academy Award 2014 | Action/Adventure/Crime/Mystery 2014, 2015, 2016 | Make-Your-Own 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018 | Sci-Fi/Fantasy 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

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