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

2005: 30
2006: 78
2007: 87
2008: 104
2009: 56
2010: 26
2011: 22
2012: 56
2013: 42
2014: 38
2015: 32
2016: 71
2017: 71


September 30th

1. The Hills Have Eyes (1977) (7:25pm)
2. The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984) (8:55pm)
3. The Amityville Horror (1979) (10:25pm)

October 1st]

4. Student Bodies (1981) (1:00am)
5. The Blair Witch Project (1999) (1:45pm)
6. Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992) (3:15pm)

October 2nd

7. American Psycho (2000) (6:25pm)
8. American Psycho 2 (2002) (8:15pm)

October 3rd

9. The Evil Dead (1981) (7:20pm)

October 4th

10. The Fly (1986) (2:30pm)
11. The Rage: Carrie 2 (1998) (5:05pm)
12. Sleepaway Camp (1983) (8:00pm)

October 5th

None Today

October 6th

13. Amityville II: The Possession (1982) (1:00am)
14. House of Wax (1953) (1:40pm)
15. Night of the Demons (1988) (3:20pm)
16. Thirteen Ghosts (2001) (6:55pm)
17. Evil Dead II (1987) (8:25pm)
18. Army of Darkness (1992) (9:45pm)

October 7th

19. Cat People (1942) (5:05pm)
20. Ernest Scared Stupid (1991) (6:20pm)
21. The Return of the Living Dead (1985) (8:15pm)
22. Night of the Demons 2 (1994) (9:45pm)
23. When a Stranger Calls (1979) (11:20pm)

October 8th

24. Chopping Mall (1986) (6:15pm)
25. The Toxic Avenger (1985) (7:35pm)

October 9th

26. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (6:00pm)
27. Splatter University (1984) (7:15pm)
28. House on Haunted Hill (1959) (9:25pm)

October 10th

29. Tales From the Darkside: The Movie (1990) (1:10am) *
30. The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989) (2:00pm)
31. Happy Death Day (2017) (5:55pm)
32. Sorority House Massacre (1986) (8:20pm)

October 11th

33. Pet Sematary (1989) (2:00pm)
34. Carrie (2013) (7:55pm)
35. Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018) (10:00pm) *

October 12th

36. Psycho (1960) (4:10pm)
37. Halloween (1978) (7:45pm)
38. The Slumber Party Massacre (1982) (9:50pm)

October 13th

39. The Hills Have Eyes (2006) (12:30am)

October 14th

40. Tales From the Hood (1995) (3:30pm) *
41. Halloween II (1981) (5:25pm)
42. Psycho II (1983) (7:15pm)
43. Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) (9:35pm)
44. Hocus Pocus (1993) (11:00pm)

October 15th

45. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974) (1:30pm)
46. Class of Nuke Em High (1986) (8:25pm)
47. Class of Nuke Em High Part II: Subhumanoid Meltdown (1991) (9:50pm) *
48. Slumber Party Massacre II (1987) (11:40pm)

October 16th

49. Black Christmas (1974) (1:20pm)
50. Re-Animator (1985) (3:55pm)
51. Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) (8:50pm)
52. Psycho III (1986) (11:50pm)

October 17th

53. Microwave Massacre (1983) (6:50pm)
54. Jack Frost (1997) (8:10pm) *
55. Halloween II (2009) (11:00pm)

October 18th

56. The Psycho Legacy (2010) (1:10am)
57. Psycho (1998) (1:00pm)
58. Final Destination (2000) (2:55pm)
59. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) (6:15pm)
60. Halloween (2018) (9:45pm) *

October 19th

61. The Others (2001) (1:00pm)

October 20th

62. The Last House on the Left (1972) (1:00am)
63. Friday the 13th (2009) (10:30pm)

October 21st

64. The Last House on the Left (2009) (10:25pm)

October 22nd

65. It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) (12:15am)
66. The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special (2017) (12:45am)
67. The Prowler (1981) (1:05am)
68. King Kong (1933) (6:50pm)
69. Better Watch Out (2016) (8:40pm)
70. Zombie (1979) (10:10pm) *
71. House on Haunted Hill (1999) (11:40pm)

October 23rd

72. Return to House on Haunted Hill (2007) (4:25pm)
73. Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 (1987) (5:45pm)
74. Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992) (7:50pm)
75. Little Shop of Horrors (1986) (9:35pm)

October 24th

76. Night of the Living Dead (1968) (7:00pm) 50th Anniversary Screening

October 25th

77. Psycho IV: The Beginning (1990) (12:10am)
78. Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988) (7:55pm)
79. The Little Shop of Horrors (1960) (9:50pm) *
80. The Exorcist (1973) (11:05pm)

October 26th

81. Happy Birthday to Me (1981) (5:10pm)

October 27th

82. Creepshow (1982) (1:30am)
83. Creepshow 2 (1987) (11:00pm)

October 28th

84. Nosferatu (1922) (1:25am)
85. Rosemary's Baby (1968) (3:20pm)
86. Dawn of the Dead (1978) (6:25pm)
87. The Howling (1981) (8:40pm)
88. Halloween: Resurrection (2002) (10:10pm)

October 29th

89. Shadow of the Vampire (2000) (6:25pm)
90. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) (11:15pm)

October 30th

91. Dr. Giggles (1992) (1:15pm)
92. Deadly Friend (1986) (4:35pm)
93. Popcorn (1991) (6:30pm)

October 31st HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

94. He Knows You're Alone (1980) (4:40pm)
95. The Dentist (1996) (6:50pm)
96. The Dentist 2 (1998) (8:45pm)


* = First Time Viewing

CHECKLIST

Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- Lauren Ashley Carter -
--- Brian Cox -
-X- Jamie Lee Curtis - Halloween (1978)
--- Peter Cushing -
--- Bruce Davison -
--- Boris Karloff -
--- Christopher Lee -
--- Helga Liné -
--- Bela Lugosi -
--- Elina Madison -
--- Burgess Meredith -
--- Sam Neill -
--- Michael J. Pollard -
-X- William Shatner - American Psycho 2 (2002)
--- Oliver Reed -
--- Anita Strindberg -
-X- Dee Wallace - The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
--- Naomi Watts -
-X- Caroline Williams - Halloween II (2009)
--- Ray Wise -

Select 5 recently deceased
--- Umberto Lenzi -
--- Ulli Lommel -
--- Peter Wyngarde -
--- Jack Ketchum (Dallas Mayr) -
--- Alf Humphreys -
--- Dorothy Malone -
-X- John Gavin - Psycho (1960)
--- 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 - The Amityville Horror (1979)
--- Robert Dix -
--- Jacqueline Pearce -
--- Donnelly Rhodes -
--- Fenella Fielding -
--- Pasquale Buba -
--- Al Matthews -
--- Gary Kurtz -

Select 2 film composers:
--- Philip Glass -
-X- Joseph LoDuca - The Evil Dead (1981)
--- Paul Ratajczak -
--- John Williams -

Select 5 directors:
-X- Alexandre Aja - The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
--- Mario Bava -
--- Larry Cohen -
--- Jesús "Jess" Franco -
-X- Lucio Fulci - Zombie (1979)
-X- William Malone - House on Haunted Hill (1999)
--- Sergio Martino -
--- Hideo Nakata -
--- Roman Polanski -
--- Jee-woon Kim -

Select 2 makeup effects artists:
--- Nigel Booth -
-X- Screaming Mad George - Jack Frost (1997)
-X- Steve Johnson - Night of the Demons (1988)
--- Stan Winston -


Select 2 producers:
--- Larry Cohen -
-X- Bryan Foy - House of Wax (1953)
--- Michael Hertz -
-X- Jeanette Volturno - Happy Death Day (2017)

Select 2 writers:
-X- Dan O'Bannon - The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
-X- David Cronenberg - The Fly (1986)
--- Dennis Paoli -
--- R.J. Robertson -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
-X- *3-D Film - House of Wax (1953)
--- Agoraphobia -
-X- Anthology Film - Tales From the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
-X- Appears on The 50 Best Horror Movies You’ve Never Seen - When a Stranger Calls (1979)
-X- Based on a True Story - Amitvyille II: The Possession (1981)
-X- Based on a Novel - Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
-X- Cannibalism - The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
-X- Cinema Inspired By: H.P. Lovecraft - Re-Animator (1985)
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Classic Hammer Films -
-X- Comedy / Spoof - Student Bodies (1981)
-X- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - Rosemary's Baby (1968)
--- Cryptid Cinema -
-X- Death by: Explosion - Happy Death Day (2017)
-X- Director or Writer Cameo in Own Film / Film Adaptation - American Psycho (2000)
--- Distributor / Studio: Code Red -
-X- Documentary - The Psycho Legacy (2010)
--- Drunk Horror -
-X- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space - Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
--- Film From Someone Else's List You've Never Seen -
--- Film From TCM's October Schedule -
-X- Film Title Drop - Thirteen Ghosts (2001)
--- Flashback Horror -
--- From a Basis Gogos Painting -
-X- Found Footage - The Blair Witch Project (1999)
--- Frankenstein -
-X- Ghost / Haunting - The Amityville Horror (1979)
--- Giallo -
-X- Ouija Board - The Exorcist (1973)
--- K-Horror -
-X- Killer / Evil Animal - Pet Sematary (1989)
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Sleepaway Camp (1983)
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - Tales From the Hood (1995)
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - Psycho IV: The Beginning (1990)
-X- Mummy - Tales From the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
-X- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
--- Nation of Origin: Thailand -
--- Nazi -
-X- Prom - Carrie (2013)
--- Psychological -
-X- Rape / Revenge - The Last House on the Left (1972)
--- Scarecrows -
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - American Psycho (2000)
-X- Takes Place in a Hospital - Halloween II (1981)
-X- Takes Place on a College Campus or High School - The Rage: Carrie 2 (1998)
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - Night of the Demons (1988)
--- Television -
-X- Three Installments in a Franchise - The Evil Dead (1981), Evil Dead II (1987) & Army of Darkness (1992)
-X- Vampire - Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
-X- Werewolf - The Howling (1981)
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - Hocus Pocus (1993)
--- Wilhelm Scream -
-X- With Commentary - Psycho III (1986)
-X- With Two or More Horror Legends - Halloween (1978)
-X- Zombie - The Return of the Living Dead (1985)

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, Blu-Ray, The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
-X- Second format, DVD, Student Bodies (1981)
-X- Third format, Digital Copy, Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)

Watch films in at least three languages:
--- First language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- 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 - The Little Shop of Horrors (1960)
--- Features an investigation by Ed and Lorraine Warren -
--- Was written by Stephen King -
-X- Features snow - Jack Frost (1997)
--- Has the words "Don't" in the title -
--- 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:
-X- Pre-1930 - Nosferatu (1922)
-X- 1930 - King Kong (1933)
-X- 1940 - Cat People (1942)
-X- 1950 - House of Wax (1953)
-X- 1960 - Psycho (1960)
-X- 1970 - The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
-X- 1980 - The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984)
-X- 1990 - The Blair Witch Project (1999)
-X- 2000 - American Psycho (2000)
-X- 2010 - Happy Death Day (2017)

Select 3 from the following horror film tropes:
-X- Jump Scare - The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
-X- No Cell Coverage - The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
--- The Abandoned Place -
-X- The Vengeful Spirit - Thirteen Ghosts (2001)
-X- Death By Sex - Jack Frost (1997)
-X- The Final Girl - Chopping Mall (1986)
--- Flickering Lights -

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

Select 1 from the following anniversaries:
-X- 25th Anniversary of Vincent Price's Death - House of Wax (1953)
-X- 50th Anniversary of Night of the Living Dead - Night of the Living Dead (1968)
--- 100th Birthday of Evelyn Ankers -
--- 200th Anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein -


Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
-X- PG - Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)
-X- PG-13 - Happy Death Day (2017)
-X- R - The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
-X- NC-17 - The Evil Dead (1981)
--- X -
-X- Unrated - The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
--- M -
-X- GP - House of Wax (1953)


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
-X- Little Shop of Horrors stage performance. 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 The Monkees; 10-31-18 at 09:47 PM.
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