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Old 09-03-18, 09:07 PM   #53
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Re: The 14th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

2018 October Horror Challenge


☼ = first time viewing

September 30
1. Dressed to Kill (Blu-Ray)
2. Bubba Ho-Tep (Blu-Ray)

October 1
3. Lifeforce (Itunes)
4. Night of the Living Dead (Criterion Blu-Ray)
5. Tenebre (Shudder)
6. Shocker (Itunes)
7. Leatherface☼ (Blu-Ray)

October 2
8. Blue Sunshine (Shudder)
9. The Night Stalker (Blu-Ray)

October 3
10. Blood Beach (Youtube)
11. Deep Blue Sea (Netflix)

October 4
12. Down (The Shaft) (Showtime)
13. Tourist Trap - The Last Drive-In With Joe Bob Briggs (Shudder)
14. Sleepaway Camp - The Last Drive-In With Joe Bob Briggs (Shudder)
15. The Night Strangler (Blu-Ray)
16. Creature (Youtube)
17. Season of the Witch (Itunes)

October 5
18. 976-EVIL (Itunes)

October 6
19. Evil Dead 2 (Blu-Ray)
20. Army of Darkness (Blu-Ray)

October 7
21. Evilspeak (Amazon Prime)
22. Annabelle Creation (Itunes)
23. The Island of Lost Souls (Blu-Ray)
24. Frankenstein (Blu-Ray)

October 8
25. Happy Death Day (Blu-Ray)
26. Truth or Dare (Blu-Ray)
27. The Last Man on Earth (Blu-Ray)
28. The Bride of Frankenstein (Blu-Ray)

October 9
29. Train to Busan (Netflix)
30. Dracula (Blu-Ray)

October 10
31. The Bird With The Crystal Plumage (Itunes)
32. The Wolf Man (Blu-Ray)

October 11
33. Ghost Ship (Vudu)

October 12
34. The Creature From the Black Lagoon (Blu-Ray)
35. Abbot and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Blu-Ray)

October 13
36. Meridian☼ (Full Moon Horror Streaming)
37. The Thing (Blu-Ray)

October 14
38. The Witch (Blu-Ray)
39. Lords of Salem (Blu-Ray)
40. The Witches of Eastwick (Amazon Prime)
41. The Love Witch (Amazon Prime)
42. Suspiria (Blu-Ray)

October 15
43. The Fog (Blu-Ray)
44. The Invisible Man (Blu-Ray)

October 16
45. Black Sunday (Shudder)
46. My Name is Bruce (Blu-Ray)
47. The Mummy (1932) (Blu-Ray)

October 17
48. Night of the Living Dead (1990) (Itunes)
49. Don't Blink (Hulu)
50. The Haunting in Connecticut (Hulu)
51. House of 1000 Corpses (Itunes)
52. Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (Blu-Ray)

Checklist
Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- Lauren Ashley Carter -
--- Brian Cox -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -
--- Peter Cushing -
X - Bruce Davison - Lords of Salem
X - Boris Karloff - Frankenstein
--- Christopher Lee -
--- Helga Liné -
X - Bela Lugosi - The Island of Lost Souls
--- Elina Madison -
--- Burgess Meredith -
--- Sam Neill -
X - Michael J. Pollard - House of 1000 Corpses
--- William Shatner -
--- Oliver Reed -
--- Anita Strindberg -
--- Dee Wallace -
X - Naomi Watts - Down (The 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: (COMPLETED)
--- Philip Glass -
X - Joseph LoDuca - My Name is Bruce
--- Paul Ratajczak -
X - John Williams - The Witches of Eastwick


Select 5 directors:
--- Alexandre Aja -
--- Mario Bava -
--- Larry Cohen -
--- Jesús "Jess" Franco -
--- Lucio Fulci -
X - William Malone - Creature
--- Sergio Martino -
--- Hideo Nakata -
--- Roman Polanski -
--- Jee-woon Kim -

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



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

Select 2 writers: (COMPLETED)
X - Dan O'Bannon - Lifeforce
--- David Cronenberg -
X - Dennis Paoli - Meridian
--- R.J. Robertson -


Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
--- Agoraphobia -
--- Anthology Film -
--- Appears on The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen -
--- Based on a True Story -
X - Based on a Novel - Dracula
--- Cannibalism -
--- Cinema Inspired By: H.P. Lovecraft -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Classic Hammer Films -
X - Comedy / Spoof - 976-EVIL
X - Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - Dressed to Kill
--- Cryptid Cinema -
--- Death by: Explosion -
X - Director or Writer Cameo in Own Film / Film Adaptation - Army of Darkness
--- Distributor / Studio: Code Red -
--- Documentary -
X - Drunk Horror - Truth or Dare
--- 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 -
X - Frankenstein - Bride of Frankenstein
--- Ghost / Haunting -
X - Giallo - Tenebre
--- Ouija Board -
X - K-Horror - Train to Busan
X - Killer / Evil Animal - Deep Blue Sea
--- Killer / Evil Child -
X - Killer / Evil Doll - Annabelle Creation
X - Made-for-TV Movie - The Night Stalker
X - Mummy - Bubba Ho-Tep
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Thailand -
--- Nazi -
--- Prom -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Scarecrows -
X - Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Shocker
--- Takes Place in a Hospital -
--- Takes Place on a College Campus or High School -
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
X - Television - The Night Strangler
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
X - Werewolf - The Wolf Man
X - Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Season of the Witch
--- Wilhelm Scream -
--- With Commentary -
X - With Two or More Horror Legends - Abbot and Costello Meet Frankenstein
X - Zombie - Night of the Living Dead (1990)

Watch 1 w/commentary from the "Masters of Commentary": COMPLETED
X - Joe Bob Briggs - Tourist Trap (The Last Drive In)
--- 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 - (Blue Sunshine) / (Shudder/ Streaming)
X - Second format - (The Mummy) / (Blu-Ray)
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
X - First language - Korean - Train to Busan
X - Second language - Italian - The Bird With The Crystal Plumage
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

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


Select 6 decades of film history: (COMPLETED)
--- Pre-1930 -
X - 1930 - The Invisible Man
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
X - 1960 - The Last Man on Earth
X - 1970 - Suspiria
X - 1980 - Blood Beach
--- 1990 -
X - 2000 - Ghost Ship
X - 2010 - The Witch


Select 3 from the following horror film tropes: (COMPLETED)
X - Jump Scare - Leatherface
--- No Cell Coverage -
X - The Abandoned Place - Evil Dead 2
X - The Vengeful Spirit - Evilspeak
--- Death By Sex -
--- The Final Girl -
--- Flickering Lights -


Select 1 from the "Chronological Horror Years Faceoff": (COMPLETED)
X - 1943 (75th) - Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man
--- 1968 (50th) -
--- 1993 (25th) –


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



Select 4 ratings:
X - G - Creature From the Black Lagoon
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
X - R - Sleepaway Camp
--- NC-17 -
--- X -
X - Unrated - The Love Witch
--- 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
X- Read a Horror Comic Book or Graphic Novel - Saga of the Swamp Thing: Book 6 / Hellboy the Complete Short Stories: Book 2
--- Read a Horror Magazine (insert title). OPTIONAL


Subsets
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)
--- 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)


Themes
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 - Night of the Living Dead

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

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 (The Shaft)

--- 10/05: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
X - 10/06: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! Cloths That Smell of Death!
Call In the Military, And Someone Tell Michael--Lay Off the Meth! - Zombies - Army of Darkness

X - 10/07: Monster Kids Unite! Chiller Theatre Brings the Fright! - Universal Monster Movies - Frankenstein
--- 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 -

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