Go Back  DVD Talk Forum > DVD Discussions > DVD Talk
Reload this Page >

The 2ND Annual Holiday Movie Challenge ***LISTS GO HERE***

DVD Talk Talk about DVDs and Movies on DVD including Covers and Cases

The 2ND Annual Holiday Movie Challenge ***LISTS GO HERE***

Old 12-20-06, 09:15 PM
  #51  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Bluelitespecial's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Kansas City
Posts: 7,357
up to 36, there are a few more movies I want to watch, but I might make it to forty.
Bluelitespecial is offline  
Old 12-21-06, 12:05 PM
  #52  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
whitetigeress's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 1,827
damn..I wish I would have seen this challenge earlier
whitetigeress is offline  
Old 12-21-06, 12:31 PM
  #53  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Todash
Posts: 808
I hit 100 though I think several may no count. I've got It's A Wonderful Life left to watch and then I'll be re-watching several others. All in all I really enjoyed this.
OwlAtHome is offline  
Old 12-22-06, 07:32 AM
  #54  
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 224
Will we have time to post our final count after xmas? I'll need until at least the end of boxing day to get them all in.
Muad'Dib is offline  
Old 12-22-06, 08:54 AM
  #55  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: San Diego
Posts: 6,444
I should get to about 120 over the next few days. I could have gotten a lot higher, but I just decided a couple of days ago to include stuff I watched on TV. Before that, I was only counting movies and shows I watched on DVD. Next year, I'll probably include both, it should make a big difference.

Rob
RobCA is offline  
Old 12-22-06, 06:51 PM
  #56  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Thread Starter
 
The Monkees's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 3,983
I'll give you guys until the end of the year to make sure all of your viewings from November 20 through December 25 are in. I'll try to have the final scores up shortly after the first of the year
The Monkees is offline  
Old 12-22-06, 11:52 PM
  #57  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Thread Starter
 
The Monkees's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 3,983
Only Another 3 Days Left Guys!
The Monkees is offline  
Old 12-23-06, 09:27 PM
  #58  
DVD Talk Reviewer
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Posts: 341
Work has kept me from watching much of what I wanted. Here's my little list:

1. Christmas in Connecticut --> 5/5 1945 classic version of course - one of my favorite Christmas movies

2. A Christmas Carol --> 3/5 1935 Reginald Owen version - serviceable but there are better versions out there

3. The Thin Man --> 5/5 Great murder mystery comedy set during Christmas

4. After the Thin Man --> 5/5 Great murder mystery comedy sequel set during New Years
mrpeavey is offline  
Old 12-25-06, 02:07 PM
  #59  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: TEXAS!!
Posts: 439
Merry Christmas everyone!! Last day to watch!
grem458 is offline  
Old 12-25-06, 05:04 PM
  #60  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Thread Starter
 
The Monkees's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 3,983
REMINDER!!

Please have your lists done and completed by January 1st and I will quickly make the final list of the winners.

Thank you and Merry Christmas!
The Monkees is offline  
Old 12-25-06, 07:31 PM
  #61  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Bluelitespecial's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Kansas City
Posts: 7,357
I think that I am done, with the final tally at 43, I came really close but work kind of set me back from watching more. I had fun with it and hopefully I can watch more next year.
Bluelitespecial is offline  
Old 12-26-06, 01:08 AM
  #62  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Thread Starter
 
The Monkees's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 3,983
The challenge is officially closed, no more films will be allowed to be entered.

Thank you for participating!
The Monkees is offline  
Old 12-26-06, 02:06 AM
  #63  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: San Diego
Posts: 6,444
I wound up with 128. I got the last one in under the wire, finished watching it at 11:58 p.m. This was a lot of fun, I'm looking forward to next year's!

Rob
RobCA is offline  
Old 12-26-06, 09:14 AM
  #64  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Las Colinas, TX
Posts: 697
Ha... I finished with a whopping 0. A ton of stuff came up and I just never got around to watching any Christmas movies. Oh well.
ignition is offline  
Old 12-26-06, 09:52 AM
  #65  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Chicago
Posts: 2,106
Well, finished with 23...and about 20 more than I thought I would.

That was fun, can't wait for next year. Although, I have to work on my repertoire. Good thing I have 364 days left to stock up!
DVD.guy is offline  
Old 12-26-06, 11:47 AM
  #66  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Chicago
Posts: 480
I topped out at 32. I was so worried about going through all of my Christmas DVDs too early that I waited too long and ended up not having enough time to watch all of them. Next year I'll just start early and re-watch if I finish them too soon. I did about as well as I thought I would, though. I figured about 30.
mijorico is offline  
Old 12-26-06, 02:08 PM
  #67  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 844
I ended up at 27. Better than I thought but I still had 4-5 left on my list that I didn't get to (A Christmas Story, Polar Express...). Oh well, I'll have those locked and loaded for next year's contest.

Last edited by wordtoyamotha; 12-26-06 at 02:27 PM.
wordtoyamotha is offline  
Old 12-31-06, 01:23 AM
  #68  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Thread Starter
 
The Monkees's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 3,983
!!LAST REMINDER!!

Please have your lists done by 12:01AM CST January 1, 2007 so I can have the final tally!!
The Monkees is offline  
Old 12-31-06, 03:21 PM
  #69  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Bluelitespecial's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Kansas City
Posts: 7,357
Originally Posted by The Monkees
!!LAST REMINDER!!

Please have your lists done by 12:01AM CST January 1, 2007 so I can have the final tally!!
Do you just tally the list that is posted in this thread?
Bluelitespecial is offline  
Old 01-01-07, 12:32 AM
  #70  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Thread Starter
 
The Monkees's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 3,983
Originally Posted by Bluelitespecial
Do you just tally the list that is posted in this thread?
Yes
The Monkees is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.