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The Theme Nights Copy & Paste

--- 10/01: Viruses! Plagues! Outbreaks! The Apocalypse is Ahead! Call In the Military; Shoot 'Em in the Head! - Zombies -
--- 10/02: An Exorcism Is Urgently Required, But Poor Father Merrin Has Unexpectedly Retired! - Fanaticism (Religious) Horror -
--- 10/03: Gothic Castles, Manors, Mansions and Estates. Stay the Hell Out or Seal Your Inevitable Fate - HorrorEstate -
--- 10/04: Close Encounters of the Scared Shitless Kind - Extraterrestrial Horror -
--- 10/05: Gothic Melodrama with Wobbly Sets; Displease Barnabas & You'll Have Regrets - Dark Shadows 50th Anniversary -
--- 10/06: Copyright Expired. You're Next. - Public Domain Horrors -
--- 10/07: Goodbye Leatherface, Godfather of Gore, & The Tall Man. Boy, We'll Miss Your Chili, Blood Feasts, and Reanimated Slave-Dwarf Clan. - R.I.P. Gunnar Hansen / Herschell Gordon Lewis / Angus Scrimm -
--- 10/08: Bloody Tourists and Their Blatent Disregard For Other Cultures... Along Comes Karma Ripping Them Apart Like Bloodthirsty Vultures - Travel (Vacation) Horror Movies -
--- 10/09: Crazy, Psychotronic and Completely Insane! These Batshit Crazy Flicks Will Melt Your Brain! - Stranger Things -&- Unconventional Movie Monsters -
--- 10/10: Sharp, Shiny, Deadly and Almost Pristine... - Careful with that Axe, Eugene! -
--- 10/11: Sign Says "Abandon Hope All Ye Who Enter Here". Disregard and Die Forgotten in Solitary Fear. - Abandoned Places -
--- 10/12: Historical Significance Is of No Worry; These Time Periods Are Likely to Get Gory! - Period Piece Horror -
--- 10/13: Evil is Coming; It is Foretold. Ditch the Children, & Go Find Laurie Strode! - Babysitters, 2, 3 / Nannies / Governesses -
--- 10/14: Conspiracy Theorists with Mind-Altering Tin Foil Hats...Deadly Political Commentary with Romero-esque Slants - Conspiracy / Political Horrors -
--- 10/15: R.I.P. VCR: You're Now Belated; Your VHS Video Cover Art Will Never Be Outdated! - 1980's Video Companies Spotlight: Embassy Home Entertainment -
--- 10/16: Straitjackets Unhinged; Crazies On the Fringe! Holy Crap, It's Societal Collapse! - Werewolves / Were-Creatures On A Full Moon -
--- 10/17: Chronological Horror Years Faceoff - Chapter Four! - 1966 (Gold) Vs. 1991 (Silver): Beyond The Door -
--- 10/18: It Was a Dark and Stormy Night... Tonight's Forecast Calls for 100% Chance of Unadulterated Fright! -
--- 10/19: Just When You Thought It Was Safe... - JawsSploitation / Aquatic -
--- 10/20: Bela's Blood Sucking Bloodbath Birthday Bash Bonanza Extravaganza! - Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror -
--- 10/21: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers -
--- 10/22: Hexed Amulets, Gypsy Spells & Egyptian Curses...Heed Their Warnings or Bring On the Hearses! - Curses -
--- 10/23: Entomophobia to the Nth Degree. Multiply by 1,000, & Hear the Wailing of the Banshee! - Insects, Killer Animals and Giant Monsters -
--- 10/24: Itinerary of Hostel Intent; Railway of Unnerving Descent - The European Passport to Terror -
--- 10/25: Santa's Coming to Town. Fear Him. Or Yule Get Sleighed. - Christmas Horror -
--- 10/26: Ectoplasmic Entities Materializing at Night. Strong Yet Suspenseful Emotional Frights. Summoning the Dead by Candlelight. - Supernatural / Quiet /Soft / Seances -
--- 10/27: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
--- 10/28: Frankie Goes to Hollywood. Mad Scientists Go Insane! - Frankenstein / Mad Doctor Films -
--- 10/29: Mass Marathon of the Damned Se7en - Fangoria Chainsaw Awards Edition -
--- 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 the Color Red! - All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest / Samhain: An Evening of Celtic Horror -


The 31 Film Subset Copy & Paste

--- 10/01: The Man with the Golden Doujinshi - The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
--- 10/02: Darth Maher - The Exorcist III (1990)
--- 10/03: SterlingBen - The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
--- 10/04: pacaway - Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
--- 10/05: rbrown498 - House of Dark Shadows (1970)
--- 10/06: shellebelle - The Vampire Bat (1933)
--- 10/07: tarfrimmer - Phantasm (1979)
--- 10/08: PCBreakdown - Motel Hell (1980)
--- 10/09: Darkgod - Chopping Mall (1986)
--- 10/10: Undeadcow - Deathgasm (2015)
--- 10/11: Bladz - The Descent (2005)
--- 10/12: clckworang - Bone Tomahawk (2015)
--- 10/13: cwileyy - Bloody Birthday (1981)
--- 10/14: Chad - Green Room (2015)
--- 10/15: indiephantom - Death Ship (1980)
--- 10/16: WillieMLF - Howl (2015)
--- 10/17: Dick Laurent - The People Under the Stairs (1991)
--- 10/18: Mondo Kane - The Old Dark House (1932)
--- 10/19: orlmac - Jaws (1975)
--- 10/20: ntnon - Dracula (1979)
--- 10/21: arw6040 - Hush (2016)
--- 10/22: Doc Moonlight - The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)
--- 10/23: SethDLH - Stung (2015)
--- 10/24: TheBigDave - Baskin (2015)
--- 10/25: DaveyJoe - Krampus (2015)
--- 10/26: ororama - Witchboard (1986)
--- 10/27: Gobear - Southbound (2015)
--- 10/28: shadokitty - Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
--- 10/29: jacob_b - Goodnight Mommy (2014)
--- 10/30: CrazyMat - Satan's Blood (1978)
--- 10/31: Trevor - Halloween II (1981)


The Checklist Copy & Paste

COPY & PASTE INTO YOUR LIST USING A SPOILER TAG

Code:
Select 10 actors:
--- Erin Brown -
--- Peter Cushing -
--- Sybil Danning -
--- Andrew Divoff -
--- John Ireland -
--- Brion James -
--- Boris Karloff -
--- Camille Keaton -
--- Christopher Lee -
--- Bela Lugosi -
--- Bill Moseley -
--- Tom Noonan -
--- Felissa Rose -
--- Chris Sarandon -
--- Lin Shaye -
--- John Saxon -
--- Peter Stormare -
--- Julie Strain -
--- Emmanuelle Vaugier -
--- Dick Warlock -

Select 2 film composers:
--- Charles Bernstein -
--- Joseph Bishara -
--- Bruno Nicolai -
--- Christopher Young -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dan Curtis -
--- Joe Dante -
--- Terence Fisher -
--- Len Kabasinski -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -
--- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Juan Piquer Simón -
--- Kevin Tenney -
--- James Whale -
--- Jim Wynorski -

Select 2 makeup effects artists:
--- John Carl Buechler -
--- Barney Burman -
--- Ed French -
--- Rosario Prestopino -

Select 2 producers:
--- Anthony Hinds -
--- Samuel M. Sherman -
--- Robert Tapert -
--- Twisted Pictures -

Select 2 writers:
--- Jaume Balagueró -
--- The Pang Brothers: Danny & Oxide Chung -
--- Lou Rusoff -
--- Leigh Whannel -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
--- Agoraphobia -
--- Anthology Film -
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
--- Based on a True Story -
--- Based on a Novel -
--- Cannibalism -
--- Cinema Inspired By: Richard Matheson -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Comedy / Spoof -
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
--- Death by: Drowning -
--- Distributor / Studio: Severin Films -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
--- Ghost / Haunting -
--- Giallo -
--- K-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
--- Killer / Evil Child -
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
--- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla -
--- Mummy -
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Japan -
--- Nazi -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Recently Deceased Actor or Director -
--- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac -
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
--- Werewolf -
--- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious -
--- 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 -
--- Guillermo del Toro -
--- David del Valle -
--- Tim Lucas -

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:
--- 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 a Deborah (Dutch, Foreman, Lamb) -
--- Features music by Pino Donaggio -
--- Was made in the 1940s -
--- Features a killer kid -
--- Was written by Dardano Sacchetti -
--- Features a killer robot -
--- Has the words "Night" in the title -
--- Was directed by Christopher Smith -
--- Stars Paul Naschy -
--- Takes place at a retail establishment -

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
--- 1980 -
--- 1990 -
--- 2000 -
--- 2010 -

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 Comic Book or Graphic Novel (insert title). OPTIONAL

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100 Movies. 31 Days. The 12th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31)

Old 09-25-16, 12:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Indy24LA View Post
Growing up in Virginia Beach, we had Dr. Madblood. Then later when we got cable, we had Commander USA on the USA network.
I liked USA Up All Night.

I could never stay up late enough to catch Elvira or the other midnight shows I always wanted to watch (Friday the 13th/Freddy's Nightmares).

Never cared for Joe Bob Briggs when he was on but he's alright now. I just didn't care for a country guy hosting edited movies at the time.

I like Svengoolie but I can't watch those old Universal movies without falling asleep. Last night was much better.
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While I know it is suppose to be a pepper of sorts I really want to include this one as a Killer Tomato beer....

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Originally Posted by The Man with the Golden Doujinshi View Post
I liked USA Up All Night.

I could never stay up late enough to catch Elvira or the other midnight shows I always wanted to watch (Friday the 13th/Freddy's Nightmares).

Never cared for Joe Bob Briggs when he was on but he's alright now. I just didn't care for a country guy hosting edited movies at the time.

I like Svengoolie but I can't watch those old Universal movies without falling asleep. Last night was much better.
I watched USA Up All Night the first couple years it was on too, but I got a job at a video store in the early 90s and had access to a pretty good collection of horror movies on VHS, so I rarely watched the cable edited versions after that.
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Re: 100 Movies. 31 Days. The 12th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/

Originally Posted by cwileyy View Post
Also, I just watched DaveyJoe’s OHMC compilations, and they have really gotten me excited! He really did a great job, so definitely check them out! Can’t wait for next weekend!
Thanks!

We usually have somebody host all of the subset picks on their Google drive, but I haven't seen that info yet this year. I may have to put some extra effort into tracking down all of the subset picks if I'm going to do a video for them.

edit: ^^ That beer looks great. I'm excited for autumn and the fact that pumpkin ales are hitting the shelves again.
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Originally Posted by Indy24LA View Post
I watched USA Up All Night the first couple years it was on too, but I got a job at a video store in the early 90s and had access to a pretty good collection of horror movies on VHS, so I rarely watched the cable edited versions after that.
Some movies I watched so often cut on main cable, that when I watch them on disc I'm surprised at all the "new" footage.
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For some reason, I just thought they always sent it to Chad and he sent them out.
That's how it was in the early years, and I still have an unclaimed copy of "Killjoy Goes to Hell" to prove it. That stopped when DVD Talk offered us use of their shipping warehouse.

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The October 19th subset movie is Jaws. So how about swapping JawsSploitation Day (10/19) and Curse Day (10/22)?
Well, "Curses" was our most voted on theme, so I purposely gave it the honorary Saturday spot. It earned it.

Included a mention in the subset thread.

Originally Posted by cwileyy View Post
Also, I just watched DaveyJoe’s OHMC compilations, and they have really gotten me excited! He really did a great job, so definitely check them out! Can’t wait for next weekend!
I planned on putting all the compilations up on the main post. The ongoing forum embedding issues unfortunately killed that idea.
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The video embed code has changed about three times this year. I think the current working method is going to the Share link on the actual video and copying/pasting the embed code to your post.
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Originally Posted by The Man with the Golden Doujinshi View Post
I could never stay up late enough to catch Elvira or the other midnight shows I always wanted to watch (Friday the 13th/Freddy's Nightmares).
Oddly enough, Elvira came on Saturday afternoons back in the day. I don't know how the scene is for Southern Californians nowdays, but the last time I was down there, the horror hosts were Ivana Cadaver and (The real) Eddie Munster. I don't remember what their show was called.
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Just a note: Amazon Prime has recently added Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension, Eli Roth's Knock Knock, and The Witch (or The VVitch, if you prefer) to their free movies on Prime. I hope to watch all three at some point in October.
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Originally Posted by Chad View Post
I planned on putting all the compilations up on the main post. The ongoing forum embedding issues unfortunately killed that idea.
The forum code for YouTube is "yt". If you hit "Quote" on my post, you can see how it's written.

Code:
Take the "w9VQ3cYEKPQ" from the URL.  And then wrap it in "yt".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9VQ3cYEKPQ
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Originally Posted by DaveyJoe View Post
The video embed code has changed about three times this year. I think the current working method is going to the Share link on the actual video and copying/pasting the embed code to your post.

Originally Posted by TheBigDave View Post
The forum code for YouTube is "yt". If you hit "Quote" on my post, you can see how it's written.

Code:
Take the "" from the URL.  And then wrap it in "yt"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9VQ3cYEKPQ
Testing both methods. I've been been doing it the latter way, but prefer the former.





Alright, I'll take the chance and put everyone's up. Right now the priority is getting the checklist done before the weekend's up, but I'll get to it soon.
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Originally Posted by Trevor View Post
I've been organizing my collection lately, putting aside titles I really want to watch next month. I stopped when the pile hit the ceiling. Can October last 97 days please?

got mine lined up by day.

kinda of a daunting stack already.
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Originally Posted by DaveyJoe View Post
We usually have somebody host all of the subset picks on their Google drive, but I haven't seen that info yet this year.
It's in the works. I should have all of them up before the challenge starts; I'll post links when they're ready.
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It's in the works. I should have all of them up before the challenge starts; I'll post links when they're ready.
Great news. The work you put in to it is definitely appreciated.

I love how everything's coming together in the week before kickoff.
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Took a trip down memory lane and read a bunch of the original Horror Challenge threads today. Wow, you all fought a lot before I got here. Not that I improved things really. I'm glad that feistiness has largely settled down.

Spoiler challenge history, boring for most probably
Spoiler:
I'm too nostalgic I know, but here are some interesting moments in OHMC minutiae history, imho. Here is what appears to be the very beginnings of our checklist from year two:
In the spirit of Xbox 360 Achievements, I'd like to suggest the following sub-tasks that could be fun to try to get in pursuit of 100 films.

* Watch one film from every decade. (Starting at least with the 30s, or earlier if you have access to them.)

* Watch films in at least three different foreign languages. (Putting English language films on Spanish language tracks doesn't count. )

* Watch a film in each of the following horror subgenres:
--- Vampire
--- Werewolf
--- Ghost/haunting
--- Witchcraft/satanic/religious
--- Zombie
--- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac
--- Monster/creature feature (anything from Creature from the Black Lagoon to Snakes on a Plane could apply. I'd even count something like Cujo here.)

* Watch every film in a series. (Easy if you pick something with one sequel, difficult if you with something like Friday the 13th.)

* Watch a film and its remake.

Note: Films could apply to multiple categories. Again, just an idea that could add some additional fun to this.
That was from user DRG, who is still active on the forums, but perhaps not in the Challenges. Thanks DRG!

That was in year two of the Challenge. I couldn't properly quote their post because the thread was locked due to fighting. In year three, the checklist expanded a bit thanks to Shack, still active in OHMCs. I believe the checklists were nonexistent in year one and sort of unofficial the next two years.
To add a little spin to the challenge, and borrowing a bit from last year's checklist, here's one for this year:
_________________________________

Watch one film from every decade, starting with the 1920's (or the 1910's if you can find them).

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.

Watch a film and its remake.

watch a film which won an Academy Award -- any category.

Watch a film and at least two sequels.

Watch a film in each of the following horror subgenres:
--- Vampire
--- Werewolf
--- Ghost/haunting
--- Witchcraft/satanic/religious
--- Zombie
--- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac
--- Monster/creature feature

Watch a film starring:
--- Bela Lugosi
--- Lon Chaney (Sr. or Jr.)
--- Boris Karloff
--- Vincent Price
--- Christopher Lee
--- Jamie Lee Curtis

Watch a film you've heard about but haven't seen (and report back in the discussion thread).
In the 4th Challenge I sort of led the charge to greatly expand our checklist/bingo card with this:
The DVDTalk October Horror Challenge Expanded Checklist/Bingo Card

Watch one film from every decade of film history.
--- 1890 - (insert film title here)
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
--- 1980 -
--- 1990 -
--- 2000 -

Watch a film for each rating:
--- Unrated (pre-MPAA) - (insert film title here)
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
--- R -
--- NC-17 -
--- X (not porn; several horror films were rated X) -
--- Unrated (post-MPAA) -

Watch a film starring:
--- Bela Lugosi - (insert film title here)
--- Lon Chaney Sr. -
--- Boris Karloff -
--- Lon Chaney Jr. -
--- Vincent Price -
--- Peter Cushing -
--- Christopher Lee -
--- Robert Englund -
--- Bruce Campbell -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -

Watch films in at least two languages other than English.
--- First language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).


Watch a film in each of the following subgenres/types:
--- Vampire - (insert film title here)
--- Frankenstein -
--- Werewolf -
--- Mummy -
--- Invisible Man -
--- Ghost/haunting -
--- Witchcraft/satanic/religious -
--- Zombie -
--- Slasher/psycho/homicidal maniac -
--- Monster/creature feature/Godzilla -
--- Documentary -
--- Musical -
--- Spoof/comedy -
--- Revenge -
--- Killer/evil doll -
--- Killer/evil animal -
--- Killer/evil child -
--- Giallo -
--- J horror -
--- MST3K/rifftrax/CT -
--- film and its remake -
--- based on a video game -
--- based on a novel -
--- directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis or Uwe Boll or Ulli Lommel -
--- won an Academy Award -- any category -
--- silent film -
--- Criterion version film -
--- with commentary -
--- film and at least two of its sequels -
--- anthology film -
--- takes place on a holiday -
--- takes place in space -
--- takes place on or under the sea -
--- animated film -
--- called "Night of ..." -
--- called "Return of ..." -
--- called "Revenge of ..." -
--- called "Attack of ..." -
--- with the words "Living Dead" in the title -

(One film could fill multiple items. Example: Dracula would fill one for decade, rating, actor, vampire, based on novel, and maybe others as well.)
(Use a * to mark first time viewings.)
(Change "---" to "-X-" or some similar mark when you have completed that line item.)
(First one to fill in all the blanks wins a random DVD from Trevor, possibly other prizes as well.)

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Re: 100 Movies. 31 Days. The 12th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/

Originally Posted by rbrown498 View Post
Just a note: Amazon Prime has recently added Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension, Eli Roth's Knock Knock, and The Witch (or The VVitch, if you prefer) to their free movies on Prime. I hope to watch all three at some point in October.
Damn I own all 3 lol. Let me know when you watch Knock Knock so I can watch it and discuss
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I don't set movies aside. I usually wing it.
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Old 09-25-16, 04:14 PM
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Originally Posted by alyxstarr View Post
It's in the works. I should have all of them up before the challenge starts; I'll post links when they're ready.
That's great to hear. Your links are such a big help. I'd probably never be able to see some of the more obscure pics like Bio-Zombie if it wasn't for your help, so thanks!
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Old 09-25-16, 04:19 PM
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More boring history.
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The beginnings of our subset list, thanks Darth! It turned into a list of 31 mostly classic films and a separate thread where we discussed them day by day as the 4th OHMC ran.
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Another idea I thought of is a "Movie of the Day". A list of movies could be decided before the contest starts and then everybody could watch the chosen movie some time during the given day and talk about it the next day here. Just an idea.
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When we started this thread last year there was discussion of a list of movies for people to share in, I think one per day. I think that would be a great idea. Post a list of a somehow-agreed-upon top 31 films, ending in Halloween, and encourage everyone to watch it that specific day, giving us all something to discuss that day.
Here is Chad thinking that three active threads would be too much:
I just thought having 3 active separate threads might be a little overkill and not go over so well with the mods. But, your reasoning does make sense (damn you for that! ) and they seem to be cool with it, so just forget I said anything. I'll include links in the threads as soon as I get a chance.
But then the next year he let me create 31 separate threads for the subset list

Pretty sure this is the genesis of theme nights, we started them in year 5.
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That makes me think, perhaps instead of a definite title for each night of this supplemental fun, we could have a "Stephen King night", where each of us watch a King film of our choice. An Argento night, a Japanese night, etc. Just a thought.
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No, your eyes are not deceiving you. This is real. After countless years of trying persistence has paid finally off!

Please welcome our newest and first time sponsor Severin




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Exciting news. I own several of their BDs. My favorite is probably Santa Sangre or Hardware, great releases.
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Thanks Alyxstarr & cool about Severin.

Passing along some horror related news for those interested, there is a sale on amazon for blu ray scream factory DVDs for about $15 (saw it posted on my facebook newsfeed from a youtuber I follow that reviews horror movies) here is the link: https://www.amazon.com/b/ref=as_li_s...4fdded79fe2345

And Tubi TV will have nearly 400 horror movies streaming free in October too: http://www.dreadcentral.com/news/190...treaming-free/
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I'm chomping at the bit for Friday. And I'm having a hard time holding off on horror, especially with all the movies I've bought recently.
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Also, I'll be going on a haunted hay ride in October. Will I be able to list that as a live event?
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Damn I own all 3 lol. Let me know when you watch Knock Knock so I can watch it and discuss
Will do!
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