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The Ninth Annual May Make-Your-Own Challenge - May 1-31, 2018 **List Thread**

The Ninth Annual May Make-Your-Own Challenge
May 1-31, 2018

This thread is for lists only.
For discussion, go to the May 2018 Make-Your-Own Challenge Discussion Thread.

May is just over a week and a half away, so it's time, once again, to take a look at your dusty, unopened box sets, your unwatched stacks of Blu-rays, DVDs, HD-DVDs, LDs, VHS or Beta tapes, your DVR, your Netflix queue, etc., etc., and decide what you think you should spend 31 days watching. Now's your chance to finally watch all the stuff that didn't fit, or that you just didn't get around to, during the other Challenges.

Since you choose your own Challenge theme, you make the rules.

There are however a few guidelines which everyone should follow.

Challenge Guidelines:

The Challenge runs from May 1 through May 31.

Sure, you can do your May MYOC in September if you want, but the list thread will only be stickied during May, so if you want anyone else to see what you're up to, please try to do it near those dates.

Please state your challenge theme and your challenge goal and rules (if any) at the top of your list(s) in the list thread so others can tell what you're doing.

Please don't duplicate an existing "Official" DVD Talk Challenge.

This guideline is mainly here so we don't subtract from participation in any of the other Challenges, and to encourage participants to focus on genres not already covered by a Challenge, but since everyone's "need to watch" list is different, and you're able to watch stuff that qualifies for one or more of the other Challenges during every other Challenge, you're free to narrow the focus of one of the broader "Official" Challenges.

For example; Say you only collect horror, then you could make your Challenge to watch just horror films, or just horror TV shows, or just zombie films, etc. Or if you have lots of unwatched Sci-Fi, then your MYOC could be just watch Sci-Fi movies, or watch Star Trek shows, or watch TOS, etc.

Here's Trevor's handy-dandy list of Challenges from his "Official" DVDTalk Challenges Compendium thread:

DVDTalk Challenge Schedule

Month-long Challenge
Partial Month Challenge
JanuaryTVHoliday ends on the 1st; varying Academy Award
Februarynonevarying Academy Award
MarchAction/Adventure/Crimevarying Academy Award
JuneHistorical Appreciationnone
NovemberComedyHoliday starts week of Thanksgiving

Since we already have Monthly "Unwatched Media Pile" Threads, please do not use that as a theme.

During past MYOCs, people weren't happy with this being used as a theme, and I tend to agree that it is a little lazy. So how about giving a little thought to the theme and coming up with something a little more creative, please?

Check out the previous threads for ideas:
2010 discussion thread.
2010 list thread.
2011 discussion thread.
2011 list thread.
2012 discussion thread.
2012 list thread.
2013 discussion thread.
2013 list thread.
2014 discussion thread.
2014 list thread.
2015 discussion thread.
2015 list thread.
2016 discussion thread.
2016 list thread.
2017 discussion thread.
2017 list thread.
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List of Participants and their Challenges:


Dimension X"The All-New All-Different Four Color Adventures Challenge"
lisadorisThe X-Files Challenge
TheBigDave"Back to the '80s Challenge"
pacaway"Oh, Canada!" Challenge
BobO'Link"Keeping it Real" Challenge
Cardsfan111"The 50+ Films in 50+ Years Challenge"
Surfinhank"The Motion Picture Code and Rating Administration 50th Anniversary" Challenge
Bladz"'2018 Comic Book Movie Challenge"
Trevor"Wife’s Choice Challenge"
shadokitty"Action Adventure/Documentary/Sports The Sequel" Challenge
LJG765"Movies from my Vudu Group that I don't own/have not watched before" Challenge
omike"The Long and the Short of It Challenge"
Indy24LAGeek Challenge
Ginwen "Stale DVD/Blu-Ray" Challenge
davidh777Tarantino Challenge
SterlingBen"Low Rez" Challenge
ororama"Around the World II" Challenge
KaBluie"Directed by George A. Romero / Frances McDormand Movies" Challenge
wishbone"Sitcoms and Comedies" Challenge
PCBreakdown"Superheroes and Slashers Challenge"
Mondo Kane"Audio Commentary + Documentary/Featurette Challenge"
HyperWeather"Running the Bases w/Nostalgia Season 2" Challenge
indiephantom"DETECTIVES and DARK KNIGHTS Challenge"
JennandTheCats"School Days" Challenge
hbsvb"Movies/TV Shows based on Comic Books/Graphic Novels" Challenge
popcorn"The Unwatched/Unwrapped Challenge!"
Giles"Restorations / 3D / extended cuts" Challenge
jmsmathDrama Challenge
numbercrunch"Unwatched Netflix Queue Challenge"
mrcellophane"Infinity Stones Challenge"
pagefrance"The DC Comics on the Screen Challenge"
Chad??? Challenge
acubfaninmd"I-Tunes Challenge"

If you notice any errors in this list, please let me know.

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My 2010 MYOC - "Directed by Alfred Hitchcock" Challenge
My 2011 MYOC - "James Bond/Pink Panther-palooza" Challenge
My 2012 MYOC - "Commentary Track Challenge"
My 2013 MYOC - "Son of Commentary Track Challenge"
My 2014 MYOC - "Something Weird Video Challenge"
My 2015 MYOC - "Directed by John Ford Challenge"
My 2016 MYOC - "Four Color Adventures Challenge"
My 2017 MYOC - "3D Film Challenge"

The All-New All-Different Four Color Adventures Challenge


Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter (2013)


Agent Carter: "Now Is Not the End"
Agent Carter: "Bridge and Tunnel"
Agent Carter: "Time and Tide"
Agent Carter: "The Blitzkrieg Button"
Agent Carter: "The Iron Ceiling"
Agent Carter: "A Sin to Err"
Agent Carter: "SNAFU"
Agent Carter: "Valediction"


Agent Carter: "The Lady in the Lake"
Agent Carter: "A View in the Dark"
Agent Carter: "Better Angels"
Agent Carter: "Smoke & Mirrors"
Agent Carter: "The Atomic Job"
Agent Carter: "Life of the Party"
Agent Carter: "Monsters"
Agent Carter: "The Edge of Mystery"


Agent Carter: "A Little Song and Dance"
Agent Carter: "Hollywood Ending"


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Pilot"


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "0-8-4"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Asset"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Eye Spy"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Girl in the Flower Dress"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "FZZT"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Hub"


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Well"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Repairs"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Bridge"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Magical Place"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Seeds"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "T.R.A.C.K.S."
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "T.A.H.I.T.I."


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Yes Men"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "End of the Beginning"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Turn, Turn, Turn"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Providence"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Only Light in the Darkness"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Nothing Personal"


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Ragtag"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Beginning of the End"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Shadows"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Heavy Is the Head"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Making Friends and Influencing People"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Face My Enemy"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "A Hen in the Wolf House"


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "A Fractured House"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Writing on the Wall"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Things We Bury"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "...Ye Who Enter Here"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "What They Become"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Aftershocks"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Who You Really Are"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "One of Us"


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Love in the Time of Hydra"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "One Door Closes"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Afterlife"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Melinda"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Frenemy of My Enemy"


Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "The Dirty Half Dozen"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "Scars"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "S.O.S. Part 1"
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: "S.O.S. Part 2"
Daredevil: "Into the Ring"
Daredevil: "Cut Man"
Daredevil: "Rabbit in a Snowstorm"


Daredevil: "In the Blood"
Daredevil: "World on Fire"


Daredevil: "Condemned"
Daredevil: "Stick"
Daredevil: "Shadows in the Glass"
Daredevil: "Speak of the Devil"
Daredevil: "Nelson v. Murdock"
Daredevil: "The Path of the Righteous"
Daredevil: "The Ones We Leave Behind"
Daredevil: "Daredevil"
Jessica Jones: "AKA Ladies Night"
Jessica Jones: "AKA Crush Syndrome"


Jessica Jones: "AKA It's Called Whiskey"
Jessica Jones: "AKA 99 Friends"
Jessica Jones: "AKA The Sandwich Saved Me"
Jessica Jones: "AKA You're a Winner!"
Jessica Jones: "AKA Top Shelf Perverts"


Jessica Jones: "AKA WWJD?"
Jessica Jones: "AKA Sin Bin"
Jessica Jones: "AKA 1,000 Cuts"
Jessica Jones: "AKA I've Got the Blues"
Jessica Jones: "AKA Take a Bloody Number"
Jessica Jones: "AKA Smile"

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The X-Files Challenge

May 1
1. S1 Ep 1 "Pilot"
2. S1 Ep 2 "Deep Throat"
3. S1 Ep 3 "Squeeze"
4. S1 Ep 4 "Conduit"

May 2
5. S1 Ep 5 "Jersey Devil"
6. S1 Ep 6 "Shadows"
7. S1 Ep 7 "Ghost in the Machine"
8. S1 Ep 8 "Ice"

May 3
9. S1 Ep 9 "Space"
10. S1 Ep 10 "Fallen Angel"
11. S1 Ep 11 "Eve"
12. S1 Ep 12 "Fire"

May 4
13. S1 Ep 13 "Beyond the Sea"
14. S1 Ep 14 "Genderbender"
15. S1 Ep 15 "Lazarus"
16. S1 Ep 16 "Young at Heart"
17. S1 Ep 17 "E.B.E."
18. S1 Ep 18 "Miracle Man"

May 5
19. S1 Ep 19 "Shapes"
20. S1 Ep 20 "Darkness Falls"

May 8
21. S1 Ep 21 "Tooms"
22. S1 Ep 22 "Born Again"
23. S1 Ep 23 "Roland"
24. S1 Ep 24 "The Erlenmeyer Flask"

May 9
25. S2 Ep 1 "Little Green Men"

May 10
26. S2 Ep 2 "The Host"
27. S2 Ep 3 "Blood"
28. S2 Ep 4 "Sleepless"

May 13
29. S2 Ep 5 "Duane Barry"
30. S2 Ep 6 "Ascension"
31. S2 Ep 7 "3"
32. S2 Ep 8 "One Breath"
33. S2 Ep 9 "Firewalker"
34. S2 Ep 10 "Red Museum"
35. S2 Ep 11 "Excelsis Dei"

May 14
36. S2 Ep 12 "Aubrey"
37. S2 Ep 13 "Irresistible"
38. S2 Ep 14 "Die Hand die verletzt"
39. S2 Ep 15 "Fresh Bones"
40. S2 Ep 16 "Colony"
41. S2 Ep 17 "End Game"
42. S2 Ep 18 "Fearful Symmetry"
43. S2 Ep 19 "Dod Kalm"

May 15
44. S2 Ep 20 "Humbug"
45. S2 Ep 21 "The Calusari"
46. S2 Ep 22 "F. Emasculata"
47. S2 Ep 23 "Soft Light"
48. S2 Ep 24 "Our Town"
49. S2 Ep 25 "Anasazi"

May 16
50. S3 Ep 1 "The Blessing Way"
51. S3 Ep 2 "Paper Clip"
52. S3 Ep 3 "D.P.O.
53. S3 Ep 4 "Clyde Bruckman's Finale Repose"
54. S3 Ep 5 "The List"
55. S3 Ep 6 "2Shy"
56. S3 Ep 7 "The Walk"
57. S3 Ep 8 "Oubliette"

May 17
58. S3 Ep 9 "Neisi"
59. S3 Ep 10 "731"
60. S3 Ep 11 "Revelations"
61. S3 Ep 12 "War of the Coprophages"
62. S3 Ep 13 "Syzygy"
63. S3 Ep 14 "Grotesque"
64. S3 Ep 15 "Piper Maru"
65. S3 Ep 16 "Apocrypha"

May 18
66. S3 Ep 17 "Pusher"
67. S3 Ep 18 "Teso dos Tichos"
68. S3 Ep 19 "Hell Money"
69. S3 Ep 20 "Jose Chung's From Outer Space"

May 19
70. S3 Ep 21 "Avatar"
71. S3 Ep 22 "Quagmire"
72. S3 Ep23 "Wetwired"
73. S3 Ep 24 "Talitha Cumi"

May 20
74. S4 Ep 1 "Herrenvolk"
75. S4 Ep 2 "Home"
76. S4 Ep 3 "Teliko"
77. S4 Ep 4 "Unruhe"

May 21
78. S4 Ep 5 "The Field Where I Died"
79. S4 Ep 6 "Sanguinarium"
80. S4 Ep 7 "Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man"
81. S4 Ep 8 "Tunguska"

May 22
82. S4 Ep 9 "Terma"
83. S4 Ep 10 "Paper Hearts"
84. S4 Ep 11 "El Mundo Gira"
85. S4 Ep 12 "Leonard Betts"

May 23
86. S4 Ep 13 "Never Again"
87. S4 Ep 14 "Memento Mori"
88. S4 Ep 15 "Kaddish"
89. S4 Ep 16 "Unrequited"
90. S4 Ep 17 "Tempus Fugit"
91. S4 Ep 18 "Max"

May 24
92. S4 Ep 19 "Synchrony"
93. S4 Ep 20 "Small Potatoes"
94. S4 Ep 21 "Zero Sum"
95. S4 Ep 22 "Elegy"
96. S4 Ep 23 "Demons"
97. S4 Ep 24 "Gethsemane"

May 25
98. S5 Ep 1 "Redux"
99. S5 Ep 2 "Redux II"
100. S5 Ep 3 "Unusual Suspects"
101. S5 Ep 4 "Detour"

May 26
102. S5 Ep 5 Post-Modern Prometheus"
103. S5 Ep 6 "A Christmas Carol"
104. S5 Ep 7 "Emily"
105. S5 Ep 8 "Kitsunegari"

May 27
106. S5 Ep 9 "Schizogeny"
107. S5 Ep 10 "Chinga"
108. S5 Ep 11 "Kill Switch"
109. S5 Ep 12 "Bad Blood"
110. S5 Ep 13 "Patient X"
111. S5 Ep 14 "The Red and the Black"

May 28
112. S5 Ep 15 "Travelers"
113. S5 Ep 16 "Mind's Eye"
114. S5 Ep 17 "All Souls"

May 29
115. S5 Ep 18 "The Pine Bluff Variant"
116. S5 Ep 19 "Folie A Deux"

May 30
117. S5 Ep 20 "The End"
118. Fight the Future

May 31
119. S6 Ep 1 "The Beginning"
120. S6 Ep 2 "Drive"
121. S6 Ep 3 "Triangle"
122. S6 Ep 4 "Dreamland"

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PRE-CHALLENGE 1970's MOVIES (April 15-30)

Alien (1979) - Probably the best Sci-Fi/Horror movie of all time. I watched the original theatrical cut which is the Director’s preferred version.

The Big Bus (1976) - A ridiculous parody of the era’s popular Irwin Allen disaster films. Has a decent cast of familiar 70’s B-list stars. There’s some funny scenes, but nothing really hilarious or memorable. Airplane (1980) did it much better.

Dirty Harry (1971) - One of the all time great Cop movies.

Foul Play (1978) - Chevy Chase and Goldie Hawn are perfect in this lighthearted homage to Alfred Hitchcock. This movie is a whole lot of fun. It seems to have mostly been forgotten. I'm surprised it doesn't get more love.

Harry In Your Pocket (1973) - James Coburn leads a team of pickpockets. Watching the crew in action and talking about how it all works was really interesting. The romantic storyline was fairly bland.

Heaven Can Wait (1978) - I haven't seen this since the 70's. Beatty carries the movie, but it wouldn't be worth watching without Charles Grodin's hilarious antics.

The In-Laws (1979) - Peter Falk and Alan Arkin are a hilarious comedy duo. This is one of the funniest movies from the 70’s. Serpentine!

King Kong (1976) - Jessica Lange is gorgeous. And it’s great to see the World Trade Center. I forgot how ridiculous this version is. It’s almost a parody. Kong emerging from a giant gas pump wearing a Burger King crown was hilarious.

The Longest Yard (1974) - It seems there were a lot of Prison movies in the 70’s. This was one of the best. Burt Reynolds and some ragtag convicts play football against the sadistic guards. He was always charming in these 70's flicks.

Meatballs (1979) - One of my favorite comedy movies. I loved going to camp, and this brings back many fun memories. Also, I had such a crush on Kristine DeBell back then.

Murder By Death (1976) - A spoof of classic whodunit movies. A group of famous detectives are invited to a big spooky mansion on a dark stormy night to solve a murder mystery. An amazing cast including Peter Sellers, David Niven, Peter Falk, Alec Guinness, Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote, James Coco, Maggie Smith, James Cromwell, Elsa Lanchester, and written by Neil Simon.

Over The Edge (1979) - This is a forgotten classic. The characters are played by real teenage actors. And they dress, act and speak like real teens. It all feels very natural. This film, probably more than any other, reminds me of being a kid in the 70's. Although the end is insanely over the top. It has a great soundtrack of 70's rock.

Rollercoaster (1977) - I love amusement parks. And I frequently went to both Kings Dominion and Magic Mountain back in the 70’s. So I really enjoy watching this movie. It’s cool to see the old parks that have changed so much in the past 40 years. I thought the young daughter looked familiar. Turns out it was 13 year old Helen Hunt.

Skyjacked (1972) - One of the first 70’s disaster films. Watching this film reminded me of how much simpler it was to fly back then. The days when you could get on a plane with a grenade hidden in your sock, the pilot would smoke his pipe, and a pregnant woman orders a bloody mary.

Smokey and the Bandit (1977) - Burt Reynolds and Sally Field were a great comedy duo in the late-70’s. This was their best movie. It might also be Jackie Gleeson’s funniest film, with the iconic character of Sheriff Buford T Justice. This movie still holds up well today. If you're interested in the Diablo Sandwich, here's a great investigative report.


Pray For Death (1985) - Ninja movies were really popular in the early 80’s. Today, this flick seems pretty hokey and the fight scenes don't hold up. But it was really cool back then.


Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen (1981) - It's amazing this great cast can make a film that's such an awful waste of time. The movie centers around #1 Grandson who's a bumbling fool. Richard Hatch is painfully unfunny. All the slapstick humor falls flat. On the positive side, it has some really cool footage of 70’s San Francisco. Michelle Pfeiffer looks so young.

High Spirits (1988) - An entertaining, lightweight comedy/horror flick. Some of the jokes fall flat, and a few special effects don’t hold up well. But the gothic castle sets are really amazing. And it has a great cast.

Just One Of The Guys (1985) - One of the Top 10 Comedy Movies from the 80’s. For teenage boys, the scene with Joyce Hyser’s boob flash is a close second to the infamous Phoebe Cates topless pool scene from Fast Times At Ridgemond High.

Porky’s (1981) - The father of the modern teen sex comedy. They don’t make them like this anymore.

Porky’s II: The Next Day (1983) - Some good gags. Not as funny as the original. But there’s a few memorable scenes.

Porky’s Revenge (1985) - I’m glad that the original cast stuck together for all 3 movies. But this finale is mostly forgettable. The gags are stupid and there’s hardly any laughs.

Seems Like Old Times (1980) - I wish Chevy Chase and Goldie Hawn made more movies together. They had great comedic chemistry.

Valley Girl (1983) - This is the first time I’ve seen the movie since it came out. It’s the perfect 80’s time capsule. The fashion, dialogue, and music and all take me back. Nicholas Cage looks so young, and Elizabeth Daily was freakin' hot.


The Last American Virgin (1982) - This forgotten gem is the antithesis of the John Hughes feelgood teen comedies. A movie where the good guy gets his heart broken. It hit home hard for every geeky teen (like me) who had a crush on a girl outside their league. An awesome soundtrack with The Cars, Journey, Lionel Ritchie, The Police, U2, Devo, Oingo Boingo and REO Speedwagon.

Little Darlings (1980) - Jailbait girls hold a contest to see who's first to lose their virginity at summer camp. Looks like a comedy, but it turns out to be a coming-of-age drama. Kristy McNichol and Tatum O’Neal were huge teen stars in the 70’s-80’s.


Friday the 13th (1980) - This classic slasher almost feels like a murder mystery with a faceless killer who isn’t revealed until the final moments. It’s mild compared to 80’s standards with most killings happening offscreen and very little nudity. Still holds up well today as one of the best slashers ever.

Friday the 13th: Part 2 (1981) - A great sequel with more onscreen killing and more T&A. I really like the young fast sackhead Jason, which sets this apart from the other sequels.

Friday the 13th: Part 3 (1982) - The first movie with a traditional Jason Vorhees. He’s big, slow, methodical, unstoppable and wearing a hockey mask. Originally in 3-D, this movie has some cool in-your-face effects. The eyeballs are a classic. It’s also a more laid back 80’s-style popcorn flick than the previous movies.

Friday the 13th: Part 5 (1985) - I hated this movie when I first saw it back in the 80’s. It’s grown on me over the years. But it’s still one of the weakest Friday movies.


Miracle Mile (1989) - Nuclear War was a big thing in the 80’s. This is one of those forgotten movies that everyone loved. It’s a great film. Check it out if you get a chance.

My Science Project (1985) - I loved this movie. I rented it from the video store dozens of times. My friends and I would frequently quote the hilarious one-liners from Fisher Stevens. It was one of the biggest movies of my teens. But I don’t think I’ve seen it since the 80’s. It’s one of those movies that seems to have been forgotten over the years. Watching it again was a blast.


Cobra Kai: Season One (2018) - I couldn't imagine this would be such an awesome show. I've seen the original movies so many times. It was a blast watching these characters 30+ years later. Easily my favorite show of the year.

Take Me Home Tonight (2011) - Someone made a list of everything they remember from the 80’s, put it in a blender, and out popped this movie. It’s a collection of random nostalgia. Outside that, I'm not sure why the movie took place in the 80's. The story would have worked just fine in a modern setting.


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Oh, Canada!

Films acknowledged as Canadian, not just Americans shooting in Canada for budget reasons.
Each film marked with the Canadian flag has an obvious indication that it is a Canadian setting... flag, or city/town name or other indications.

May 05:
01. Porcupine Lake (2017) ☼ - my iTunes library (Toronto and other locations mentioned and a Canadian flag visible in one scene)
02. The Sweet Hereafter (1997) ☼ - Library DVD (No reference to any location names but BC license plates visible, characters that say 'Eh', Tragically Hip heavily used in the soundtrack, including an eerie remake sung by the young Sarah Polley herself in the closing credits and a kid running with a Canadian flag on his snowsuit.)

May 08:
03. Ice Blue (2017) ☼ - Theater Made right here in Calgary, but no indication of Canada at all. The only city mentioned in the movie was Seattle. So, boo for that, but good movie none the less.

May 10:
04. Happy Birthday To Me (1981) - my Blu-ray No indication of where this is set but the father at one point says he has to go to Calgary. Half points, but no flag.

May 11:
05. Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (2000) ☼ - Library DVD Well there's nothing more Canadian than an Inuit movie set in the arctic and filmed in the Inuit language. Amazing accomplishment! No wonder it's on almost everyone's top 10 Canadian films list.

May 12:
06. Colossal (2017) ☼ - my Blu-ray
07. My Bloody Valentine (1981) ☼ - my DVD

May 13:
08. 88 (2015) ☼ - my Blu-ray
09. Stories We Tell (2012) ☼ - Library DVD More or less a documentary about Sarah Polley's mother, told from the perspective of the surviving people in her life, both in Toronto and in Montreal. Shows how everyone has their own perspective of life events and rarely do any two people see things the same way.

May 23:
10. My Winnipeg (2007) ☼ - Library DVD strangely weird, but in a good way. 100% open about being Canadian, obviously.

May 26:
11. Wilby Wonderful (2004) ☼ - Streamed (Roku: Kanopy) Wilby is the name of a small island town on the Canadian east coast. Can't identify yourself as Canadian any better than that!
12. Mon oncle Antoine (1971) ☼ - DVD

May 27:
13. Claude Jutra: An Unfinished Story (2002) ☼ - DVD A documentary about the life of the director of Mon oncle Antoine
14. A Chairy Tale (1957) (9:55) ☼ - DVD An early experimental short film by Claude Jutra.

May 28:
15. Hockey Night (1984) ☼ - Streamed (Roku: Kanopy)


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Keeping it Real

Reality TV (including Parody)

List Final

May 1st
1. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E1
2. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E2
3. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E3
4. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E4
5. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E5
6. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E6
7. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E7
8. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E1
9. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E2
10. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E8
11. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E9
12. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E10
13. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E11
14. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E12
15. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E13
16. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E14
17. Duck Dynasty (2012): S1E15
18. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E3
19. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E4
21. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E1
22. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E2
23. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E3
24. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E4

May 2nd
25. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E1
26. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E2
27. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E3
28. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E4
29. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E5
30. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E6
31. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E7
32. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E8
33. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E9
34. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E10
35. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E11
36. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E12
37. Duck Dynasty (2012) S2E13

May 3rd
38. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E4
39. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E1
40. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E2
41. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E3
42. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E4
43. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E5
44. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E6
45. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E7
46. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E8

May 4th
47. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E5
48. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E6
49. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E7
50. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E8
51. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E9
52. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E10

May 5th
53. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E11
54. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E12
55. Duck Dynasty (2012) S3E13
56. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E9
57. Deadliest Catch (2005): S1E10
58. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Gorillas of the Mountains, Pt. 1"
59. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Gorillas of the Mountains, Pt. 2"
60. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Reunion with the Gorillas"

May 6th
61. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "African Game Catchers"
62. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "To Catch a Giraffe"
63. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Hippo"
64. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Memorable Moments in the Wild Kingdom"
65. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "King of the Beasts"
66. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Lion Country"
67. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Lions under the Net"
68. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Cheetah Country"
69. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Lions of the Gir Forest"
70. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Prowling Night Lions"
71. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Wonderful Ways of the Wild"

May 7th
72. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E1
73. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E2
74. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E3
75. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E4
76. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E5
77. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E6

May 8th
78. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E7
79. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E8
80. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E9
81. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E10
82. Duck Dynasty (2012) S4E11

May 9th
83. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E1
84. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E2
85. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E3
86. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E4
87. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E5

May 10th
88. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E6
89. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E7
90. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E8
91. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E9
92. Duck Dynasty (2012) S5E10

May 11th
93. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E1
94. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E2
95. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E3
96. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E4
97. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E5

May 12th
98. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E6
99. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E7
100. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E8
101. Duck Dynasty (2012) S6E9
102. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Hammerhead Sharks of the Seas of Cortez"
103. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Sharks of the Blue Waters"
104. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Sunken Ships and Sharks"
105. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Where the Crocodile is King"
106. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Giants of Dadanawa"
107. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Operation Alligator"
108. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Challenge to Survival"
109. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Polar Bears of Churchill"
110. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Problem Bears of the North"
111. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Under the Northern Ice"
112. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Land of the Coati-Mundi"
113. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Desert Bighorns of Gypsum Canyon"
114. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Chincoteaque Roundup"
115. Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963): "Why Conservation"
116. The French Chef with Julia Child: "The Potato Show"
117. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Your Own French Onion Soup"

May 13th
118. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Bouillabaisse a la Marseillaise"
119. The French Chef with Julia Child: "The Spinach Twins"
120. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Salade Nicoise"
121. The French Chef with Julia Child: "French Fries"

May 14th
122. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E1
123. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E2
124. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E3
125. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E4

May 15th
126. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E5
127. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E6
128. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E7
129. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E8

May 16th
130. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E9
131. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E10
132. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E11
133. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E12

May 17th
134. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E13
135. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E14
136. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E15
137. Deadliest Catch (2005): S5E16

May 18th
138. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E1
139. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E2
140. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E3
141. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E4
142. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E5
143. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E6
144. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E7
145. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E8
146. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E9
147. Duck Dynasty (2012) S7E10

May 19th
148. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E1
149. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E2
150. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E3
151. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E4
152. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E5

May 20th
153. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E6
154. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E7
155. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E8
156. Duck Dynasty (2012) S8E9

May 21st
157. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E1
158. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E2
159. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E3
160. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E4
161. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E5

May 22nd
162. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E6
163. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E7
164. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E8
165. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E9
166. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E10
167. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E11

May 23rd
168. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E12
169. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E13
170. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E14
171. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E15
172. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E16
173. Deadliest Catch (2005): S6E17

May 24th
174. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E1
175. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E2
176. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E3
177. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E4
178. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E5

May 25th
179. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E6
180. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E7
181. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E8
182. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E9
183. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E10
184. Duck Dynasty (2012) S9E11

May 26th
185. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E1
186. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E2
187. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E3
188. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E4
189. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E5

May 27th
190. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E6
191. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E7
192. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E8
193. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E9
194. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E10
195. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E11
196. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E12
197. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E13
198. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E14
199. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E15
200. Deadliest Catch (2005): S7E16

May 28th
201. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E1
202. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E2
203. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E3
204. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E4
205. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E5
206. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E6
207. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E7
208. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E8
209. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E9
210. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E10
211. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E11
212. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E12
213. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E13
214. Duck Dynasty (2012) S10E14

May 29th
215. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Boeuf Bourguignon"
216. The French Chef with Julia Child: "To Roast a Chicken"
217. The French Chef with Julia Child: "The Lobster Show"
218. The French Chef with Julia Child: "To Stuff a Sausage"
219. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Tripes a la Mode"
220. The French Chef with Julia Child: "The Whole Fish Story"

May 30th
221. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Queen of Sheba Cake"
222. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Cheese and Wine Party"
223. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Apple Desert"
224. The French Chef with Julia Child: "Mousse Au Chocolat"
225. The French Chef with Julia Child: "The Good Loaf"
226. The French Chef with Julia Child: "The Omelette Show"

May 31st

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"The 50+ Films in 50+ Years Challenge"

The Goal: I'm watching 50 or more films, each released in different years.

Total # of Movies/Years: 43

1942 - Saboteur (BD)
1947 - Gentleman's Agreement (BD)
1948 - Rope (BD)
1958 - Vertigo (BD)
1962 - Cape Fear (DVD)
1964 - Marnie (BD)
1966 - Torn Curtain (BD)
1967 - Barefoot in the Park (DVD)
1968 - The Shakiest Gun in the West (DVD)
1969 - Topaz (BD)
1971 - The French Connection (BD)
1972 - Frenzy (BD)
1977 - The Deep (BD)
1979 - Manhattan (BD)
1980 - Caddyshack (BD)
1981 - Body Heat (DVD)
1984 - Red Dawn (BD)
1988 - Gorillas in the Mist (BD)
1989 - Casualties of War (DVD)
1990 - Betsy's Wedding (BD)
1994 - Holy Matrimony (BD)
1997 - The Jackal (BD)
1998 - Mercury Rising (BD)
1999 - Bringing Out the Dead (DVD)
2000 - U-571 (BD)
2001 - The Business of Strangers (DVD)
2002 - The Transporter (BD)
2003 - Out of Time (BD)
2004 - 50 First Dates (BD)
2005 - Domino (BD)
2006 - Miami Vice (BD)
2007 - Enchanted (BD)
2008 - Henry Poole is Here (BD)
2009 - All About Steve (BD)
2010 - Due Date (BD)
2011 - Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (BD)
2012 - Hit & Run (BD)
2013 - The Best Man Holiday (BD)
2014 - The 50 Best Horror Films You've Never Seen (Streaming)
2015 - The Gunman (BD)
2016 - Now You See Me 2 (BD)
2017 - A Dog's Purpose (BD)
2018 - Avengers: Infinity War (Theater)

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2018 Comic Book Movie Challenge

* First Time Viewing

May 16
1. Black Panther (2018) *
2. Avengers: Infinity War (2018) *

May 31
3. Wonder Woman (2017) *

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Wife’s Choice Challenge

Trevor's Personal Challenge Checklist
(a monthly checklist to help justify collections and subscriptions)
* items marked such are not necessarily Challenge-compliant

Adult Swim
Tom Goes to the Mayor, s1e21-30, DVD

Amazon Prime

Amazon Video
Doc Hollywood

Family Guy Star Wars, BD, whatever the first one was called

Star Wars

Man vs Food, Minneapolis episode

Comic Book
Superman: The Movie

Commentary Track
Secretariat, BD

Richard III, Kanopy

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, BD

DirectTV Now
My Cat From Hell, s8e12

Disney - disc
The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit - DVD

Disney - stream
*Springtime, YouTube, Mickey Mouse short
Good Luck Charlie, YouTube, Halloween episode


The Bear

Godzilla/King Kong
King Kong vs Godzilla, BD

Gone With the Wind

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore, Roku app

The Happy Elf, DVD

Prevenge - Shudder

Top Chef, season 4 favorite

A Cat in Paris

Monty Pythonesque
Life of Brian - Criterion DVD

Born on the Fourth of July

High School Big Shot - DVD

A Muppet Movie, DVD

Parks and Recreation, s7e1-2

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Layer Cake

Inside No. 9, s1e1

Star Trek
Star Trek: Of Gods and Men, DVD

Minions - BD

Vikings, s1e1-2

*Deadpool 2

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, BD

TV Show - disc
The Brady Bunch, The Voice of Christmas, DVD

Les Miserables

The Breakfast Club

YouTube TV
Roseanne, s10e3

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Action Adventure/Documentary/Sports The Sequel

April 28

1. Hawkeye And The Last Of The Mohicans - KTV
2. True Heart - Starz Kids & Family
3. The Lost Tapes: Pearl Harbor - Smithsonian Channel
4. Drive Time - TVG
5. The Hunt: Idaho Spring Bear Quest - NWI
6. The Hunt: Wyoming Desert Double - NWI
7. The Hunt: Kodiak Brown Bear - NWI
8. The Hunt: Idaho Coyote Quest - NWI

April 29

9. Beyblade Burst Evolution: World's Collide! Home Turf - Disney XD
10. Bundesliga Soccer: Bayer Leverkusen vs Stuttgart - FS2
11. Cape Epic - Outside Television
12. Mighty Orbots: The Dremlocks - YouTube

April 30

13. Africa's Lost Eden - Amazon Instant Video
14. Dog The Bounty Hunter: Hide And Seek Pt 1 - A&E
15. Marvel’s Spider-Man: Stark Expo - Disney XD
16. The Obsession Of Carter Andrews: Big Fish Moe - Outdoor Channel
17. Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series - Pursuit Channel
18. Outside The Lines - ESPN
19. Into The Drink - Outside Television
20. Drop Zone: Cornhusker Chess Match - Outdoor Channel
21. Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show: Michigan-Grigsby Smallmouth - World Fishing Network
22. Pac-12 Football In 60: USC vs Washington State - Pac-12 Washington
23. Midwest Outdoors - Pursuit Channel
24. Pigman: The Series: A New Era - Sportsman Channel

May 1

25. The Xtra - beIN Sports
26. The Locker Room - beIN Sports
27. Volvo Ocean Race - Outside Television
28. College Baseball: Duke vs Wake Forest - ESPNU On Demand
29. Turkey Call - Pursuit Channel
30. Sportsman's Adventures - Pursuit Channel
31. The Voyager With Josh Garcia: Top Of The World - DVR
32. In The Zone - DVR
33. Drug Wars: ISIS Invades - Fusion
34. Jarrett Edwards Outdoors: Crankbait Stripers - World Fishing Network
35. Lindner’s Angling Edge: Panfish 101 - World Fishing Network

May 2

36. Gruden’s QB Camp: Ryan Tannehill - DVR
37. The B1G Show - Big Ten Network
38. Monsterquest: Super Rats - History Channel
39. Realtree Outdoors: David New Mexico Elk - Outdoor Channel
40. Ancient Aliens: Mysterious Places - History Channel On Demand
41. Gruden's QB Camp: Nick Foles - DVR
42. Excalibur's Huntin' The Backwoods: On Safari - Wild Television On Demand

May 3

43. Ancient Aliens: Gods And Aliens - History Channel On Demand
44. Ancient Aliens: Underwater Worlds - History Channel On Demand
45. Ancient Aliens: Underground Aliens - History Channel On Demand
46. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And The Third Reich - History Channel On Demand
47. Ancient Aliens: Alien Tech - DVD
48. American Serengeti - Amazon Instant Video
49. Ash vs Evil Dead: Mettle Of Man - Starz
50. Gruden's QB Camp: Landry Jones - DVR

May 4

51. Ancient Aliens: Angels And Aliens - DVD
52. Ancient Aliens: Unexplained Structures - DVD
53. M2D Camo's Livin' The Dream: Washington Gobblers - Wild Television On Demand
54. M2D Camo's Livin' The Dream: Kansas Turkeys - Wild Television On Demand
55. M2D Camo's Livin' The Dream: Verminator Predator Hunt - Wild Television On Demand
56. Ride Smart With Craig Cameron: Craig Cameron Clinic - Cowboy Channel
57. The Roy Rogers Show: Portrait Of Murder - Cowboy Channel
58. Ancient Aliens: Alien Devastations - DVD
59. Ancient Aliens: Alien Contacts - DVD
60. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series: Dover Qualifying - DVR
61. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And The Old West - DVD
62. Art Of Flight: The Series - Outside Television

May 5

63. Grudge Race: 71 Camaro vs 81 Camaro - NBC Sports Network
64. The Life Of Birds: To Fly Or Not To Fly? - DVD
65. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Monsters - DVD
66. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Sacred Places - DVD
67. Forensic Files: Bad Blood - HLN
68. Sportfishing With Dan Hernandez - KTV
69. The Life Of Birds: The Mastery Of Flight - DVD
70. The Life Of Birds: The Insatiable Appetite - DVD
71. Ultimate Rush - Outside Television
72. The Scott Martin Challenge: Team Bass Challenge On The Mississippi River - World Fishing Network

May 6

73. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Temples Of Gold - DVD
74. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Mysterious Rituals - DVD
75. Bow Madness: Sliced Turkey - My Outdoor TV
74. The Blue Realm: Whale Sharks: Gentle Giants - World Fishing Network On Demand

May 7

75. The Life Of Birds: Meat-Eaters - DVD
76. NBA Gametime - NBA TV
77. Hitler: The Downfall - AHC
78. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Ancient Engineers - DVD
79. Dog The Bounty Hunter: When A Stranger Calls - A&E
80. Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel: Attack Of The Galactic Ninjas - Nicktoons
81. Ancient Aliens: Aliens, Plagues And Epidemics - DVD
82. Texas Team Trail: 2017 TXTT Lake Livingston Pt 2 - CBS Sports Network
83. Become 1: Montana Break Pt 1 - Sportsman Channel On Demand
84. The Great History Of The 24 Hours Of LeMans: 24 Hours Of LeMans 1958 - Motor Sport.TV
85. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Lost Worlds - DVD
86. Good Eats: American Classic 1: Spinach Salad - Cooking Channel
87. The Big Ten's Best: Freshmen - Big Ten Network
88. SportsNation - ESPNEWS
89. Highly Questionable - ESPNEWS
90. MLB Baseball: Minnesota vs St. Louis - ESPN

May 8

91. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Deadly Weapons - DVD
92. Mutual Of Omaha's Wild Kingdom: Dangerous Moments In The Wild Kingdom - YouTube

May 9

93. Forensic Files: Fire Proof - HLN
94. The Beatles - Newsmax TV
95. Crimestrike - Newsmax TV
96. The Legacy Experience - World Fishing Network
97. Addicted To The Outdoors: That's Why They Call It Hunting - Outdoor Channel On Demand
98. Indians Live Postgame - SportsTime Ohio
99. Wardens: Shining Surveillance Pt 2 - Outdoor Channel
100. The Hunt: The Hardest Challenge - Google Play
101. The Hunt: In The Grip Of The Seasons - Google Play
102. Wild America: Family Feud - Amazon Prime
103. Wild America: Mountain Monarchs - Amazon Prime
104. Skeeter Bass Champs: Head To Head TV Challenge: Central vs South - DVR

May 10

105. Brushpile Fishing - SportsTime Ohio
106. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Evil Places - DVD
107. Miraculous: Tales Of Ladybug And Cat Noir - Local Channel
108. Chuck's Eat The Street: Houston Goes Global - Cooking Channel
109. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And The Founding Fathers - DVD
110. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Deadly Cults - DVD
111. Cops: Stupid Behavior Special Edition No. 1 - WGN America
112. Wild America: Season Of The Seals - Amazon Prime
113. Wild America: Some Feet Have Noses - Amazon Prime

May 11

114. What On Earth?: Lost Cities Of The Maya - Science
115. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And The Secret Code - DVD
116. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And The Undead - DVD
117. Longhorn Extra This Week - Longhorn Network
118. Ancient Aliens: Aliens, Gods And Heroes - DVD
119. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And The Creation Of Man - DVD

May 12

120. The Life Of Birds: Fishing For A Living - DVD
121. The Life Of Birds: Signals And Songs - DVD
122. Focused - Outside Television
123. The Life Of Birds: Finding Partners - DVD
124. Ancient Aliens: The Mayan Conspiracy - DVD

May 13

125. Ancient Aliens: The Doomsday Prophecies - DVD
126. The MudbuMs: The Green Hornet Finale - Sportsman Channel
127. The Microsoft Dilemma - RT
128. Ancient Aliens: The Greys - DVD
129. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Mega-Disasters - DVD
130. Pirates Pregame - AT&T Sportsnet
131. MLB Baseball: San Francisco vs Pittsburgh - AT&T Sportsnet
132. UFC 224 Prelims - FS2
133. Redskins 100 - NBC Sports Washington
134. Expedition Unknown: Code To Gold - DVR

May 14

135. Ancient Aliens: The NASA Connection - DVD
136. Hobie Outdoor Adventures - Pursuit Channel
137. Blitz TV - The Hunt Channel
138. FoxPro Furtakers: Alberta - YouTube

May 15

139. Ancient Aliens: The Mystery Of Puma Punku - DVD
140. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Bigfoot - DVD
141. Ancient Aliens: The Da Vinci Conspiracy - DVD
142. SportsNation - ESPN
142. Ancient Aliens: The Time Travelers - DVD
143. Ancient Aliens: Aliens And Dinosaurs - DVD
144. The Starters - NBA TV
145. Ancient Aliens: Secrets Of The Tombs - Amazon Instant Video
146. Ancient Aliens: Prophets And Prophecies - Amazon Instant Video
147. Bill & Mike’s Angling Adventures: November Steelhead - YouTube
148. Quick Slants - NBC Sports Boston
149. Hunting The Country: Going Native - Outdoor Channel
150. Spirit International Golf Championship: 2010 Preview - Roku
151. Spirit International Golf Championship: Peter Cessler And Paula Creemer Interview - Roku
152. Steve Scott's Outdoor Guide - The Hunt Channel
153. Beyond Belief With George Noory: Into The Twilight Zone With Marc Zicree - Gaia

May 16

154. Beyblade Burst Evolution: The Underground Maze - Disney XD
155. The Outdoor Experience - The Hunt Channel
156. All Seasons Pursuit: Canada Bear - Fort Scott Munitions - Carbon TV

May 17

157. Ancient Aliens: The Mystery Of Nazca - Amazon Instant Video
158. UEFA Champions League Magazine - FS2
159. Ancient Aliens: Strange Abductions - Amazon Instant Video
160. Ancient Aliens: The Von Daniken Legacy - Amazon Instant Video

May 18

161. Ancient Aliens: The Viking Gods - Amazon Instant Video
162. Cinch NHSRA Rodeo: James E. Ward Ag Center Lebanon, TN - Cowboy Channel
163. The Life And Legend Of Wyatt Earp: Silver Dollar - Grit
164. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Big Sisters - NWI
165. Love Of The Hunt - The Hunt Channel

May 19

166. TNA Slammiversary Seven - The Fight Network
167. Retrospective: Gail Kim - The Fight Network
168. American Crappie Trail: ACT - Sardis Lake Pt 2 - Pursuit Channel
169. Beyond Belief With George Noory: Unforgettable With Marilu Henner - Gaia
170. Swamp People: Captain Invisible - History Channel
171. Fly Rod Chronicles: Blackwater Falls - Pursuit Channel
172. Fishing University: Lake Eufala, Oklahoma - World Fishing Network
173. Ancient Aliens: The Monoliths - Amazon Instant Video
174. Highland Fever - My Outdoor TV
175. Ancient Aliens: The Power Of Three - Amazon Instant Video
176. Fishing With Joe Bucher: Episode 7 - World Fishing Network
177. Lund The Ultimate Fishing Experience: Dock Bass - Pursuit Channel
178. USOC Adventures TV: Stripers - Pursuit Channel
179. Ancient Aliens: The Crystal Skulls - Amazon Instant Video
180. Scott Linden’s Wingshooting USA: Fur Feather Friends Salutes Our Military - Pursuit Channel
181. Trophy Hunters TV: Grinding It Out In Missouri - Pursuit Channel
182. Fifty Places To Fly Fish Before You Die: Pennsylvania LeTort Spring Run - World Fishing Network On Demand

May 20

183. Lindner’s Angling Edge: Coho Mania - World Fishing Network
184. The Bass Pros: Bridge Pilings - Outdoor Channel
185. Robotech: Boobytrap - Amazon Prime
186. The Plane Facts: The Mustang & More - DVD
187. The Plane Facts: The Goblin - DVD
188. The Plane Facts: Cargo & Commercial Planes - DVD
189. Angler & Hunter Television: Slam Dunking Largemouth - World Fishing Network
190. The Plane Facts: Straight Up - DVD
191. The Plane Facts: JATO Power - DVD
192. The Plane Facts: Trial & Aero - DVD

May 21

193. Hobie Outdoor Adventures - CBS Sports Network
194. Headhunters TV: Bluff Bucks - Outdoor Channel
195. Africa: Kalahari - DVD
196. Edge Of The Wild - Hunt Channel
197. ConQuest 200 - Hunt Channel
198. Blitz TV - Hunt Channel
199. King Of Kings: World Grand Prix 2014 - Fight Network

May 22

200. SportsCenter - ESPN
201. Ride Smart With Craig Cameron: Patterns - Cowboy Channel
202. Beast King Golion: Escape From Slave Castle - DVD
203. O'Neill Outside: Gulf Redfish - Pursuit Channel
204. Jarrett Edwards Outdoors: Knock Out Bass - World Fishing Network
205. Lindner’s Angling Edge: Weed Factoring Largemouth - World Fishing Network

May 23

206. The Direction: The Cold Chill - Pursuit Channel
207. Love Of The Hunt: New Mexico Elk Hunting - Pursuit Channel
208. Sport Today - BBC World News
209. Fishing 411: Putting A New Spin On Brook Trout - World Fishing Network
210. Petersen’s Hunting Adventures: Aloha Axis Deer - Sportsman Channel
211. Man Fire Food: Fiery Mexican Feast - Cooking Channel
212. Man Fire Food: Global Flavors Of Texas - Cooking Channel
213. Ancient Aliens: The Anunnaki Connection - Amazon Instant Video
214. Al McGlashan’s Fish’n With Mates: Ascension Tag & Release - NWI
215. The Life Of Birds: Demands Of The Egg - DVD
216. The Life Of Birds: The Problems Of Parenthood - DVD

May 24

217. Coyote Country - Pursuit Channel
218. Outdoor Dream TV - Pursuit Channel
219. Al McGlashan's Fish'n With Mates: Lake Toho With Carl Jocumsen - NWI
220. Drug Wars: The Panama Colombia Confrontation - Fusion
221. Climbing Redwood Giants - Amazon Instant Video
222. Drug Wars: Manhunt - Fusion
223. Aerial America: Massachusetts - DVR
224. Outside The Lines: 5/23/2018 - ESPN2
225. American Airgunner: PCPs And Horned Frogs - Carbon TV
226. Animal Fight Night: Total Domination - Nat Geo Wild
227. Animal Fight Night: Rampage! - Nat Geo Wild

May 25

228. Bundesliga Report: Bundesliga Terraces: The Ultimate Atmosphere - Fox
229. Weaponology: Sniper Rifles - AHC
230. Fish Hard: Idaho Ocho - Sportsman Channel
231. Fish Hard: Peachy Rose Zone - Sportsman Channel
232. Ancient Aliens: Earth’s Black Holes - History Channel
233. Brush Country Monsters: Monster New Mexico Elk - Waypoint TV
234. Jalen & Jacoby - ESPNEWS
235. Highly Questionable - ESPNEWS

May 26

236. Psychic Investigators: Darryl Cozart - Justice Network
237. Africa: Savannah - DVD
238. 1968: The Year Everything Fell Apart - Newsmax TV
239. The Bridge - RT

May 27

240. Africa: Congo - DVD
241. Gunsmoke: Ten Little Indians - Insp
242. Inside: Secret America: Armed & Undercover - National Geographic Channel

May 29

243. Life At The Extreme: Coastal Sailing - Outside Television
244. Jim Shockey’s Uncharted: A Land Of Nothing - Sportsman Channel

May 30

245. Become 1: A Texas Chill - Sportsman Channel
246. Fishing With Joe Bucher - World Fishing Network
247. The Life Of Birds: The Limits Of Endurance - DVD
248. Behind Closed Doors: The Contergan Scandal - RT
249. Bonanza: The Real People Of Muddy Creek - Insp
250. Against The Odds: 46 Days Of Hell In Fallujah - AHC
251. Expedition Unknown: Temple Of Doom - DVR
252. Forensic Files: Deadly Matrimony - HLN

May 31

253. American Rifleman: Hornady Reloading Today - Outdoor Channel
254. Africa: Cape - DVD
255. Prime Revolution: The Auodad Ladies - Sportsman Channel

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The 9th Annual MYOC!


My challenge theme: Movies from my Vudu Group that I don't own/have not watched before.

2017's List

May 3:
1. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
2. The Spongebob Squarepants Movie: Sponge Out of Water

May 9
3. Funny Face (1957)
4. Hotel Transylvania 2

May 13
5. Baby Driver

May 16
6. Marnie

May 20
7. Jaws

May 26
8. The Shining

May 27
9. The Mummy (2017)
10. John Wick

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omike's The Long and the Short of It Challenge
Long movies (over 150 minutes) and short films (less than 40 minutes)

2011: Special Features / Japanese Movie Challenge (19 items)
2012: American Movies of the 30's, 40's, and 50's Challenge (30 items)
2013: Fantastic Heroes From Comics, Pulps, and Radio Challenge (38 items)
2014: Made In Japan Challenge (44 items)
2015: The Exploring Poverty Row Studios Challenge (50 items)
2016: Made In Japan Challenge Raids Again (40 items, extended 62)
2017: The British Are Coming! Challenge (53 items)

* = FTV


The Long: Number = 5 Time = 1055 min.
The Short: Number = 108 Time = 1598 min.

May 02
01-03 SWV Trashy Teen Double Feature
Toward Emotional Maturity (1954) 10 min.; Teenage Diary* 29 min.; Smoke Rings* 13 min.
Teens should control their emotions when things heat up; religion can help dysfunctional families even when trouble begins in a Tiki bar; a nudie peepshow short.

May 03
04-05 SWV Turned-On Double Feature
LSD: Insight or Insanity?* (1967) 18 min.; A Crutch for All Seasons* (1969) 22 min.
The verdict is insanity; looking at a pot smoker, a heavy drinker, and a heroin addict.

May 04
06-08 The Animation Show of Shows Disc 1
Gopher Broke* (2004); The Hill Farm* (1989); The Fan and the Flower* (2005) Total = 29 min.
A gopher tries to get some veggies; people and nature impact a farm family; a sweet love story

09-11 The Animation Show of Shows Disc 2
Astronauts* (2005); Das Rad* (2001); Ski Jumping Pairs* (2002) Total = 22 min.
Two astronauts solve a couple of problems; rise and fall of a civilization as seen by rocks; a new sport for the Winter Olympics

12-14 The Animation Show of Shows Disc 3
City Paradise* (2005); Anijam* (1984); Car Craze* (2003) Total = 28 min.
A Japanese girl moves to London; 22 animators each do a section in a very trippy toon; an ecologist of the future finds a town full of gas powered cars.
I didn't like the third disc as much as the first two.

May 05
15-19 Safe ... Not Sorry Kino Classic Educational Shorts Volume 3
Dangerous Strangers* (1972) 10 min.; Don't Touch* (1972) 7 min.; Say No To Strangers!* (1963) 10 min.; Ten Long Minutes* (1961) 12 min.; Live and Learn* (1951) 12 min.
Kids, strangers are trouble!; the danger of blasting caps; kids and strangers part 2; don't put off repairs when safety is involved; common childhood accidents can be avoided

May 06
20-29 The Best of Rifftrax Shorts Volume 2
One Got Fat* (1963); Lunchroom Manners* (1960); Each Child is Different* (1953); Why Won't Cathy Eat Breakfast*; Petaluma Chicken*; Act Your Age* (1959); Safety: Harm Hides at Home* (1977); Coffee House Rendezvous*; Are You Popular?* (1947); Good Heath Practices* Total = 110 min.
Very good riffing on a wide variety of shorts.

May 07
30-35 Safe ... Not Sorry Kino Classic Educational Shorts Volume 3
Ghost Rider* (1982) 15 min.; Lucky You* (1958) 17 min.; One Got Fat (1963) 15 min.; Safety With Animals* (1961) 12 min.; An Outbreak of Salmonella Infection* (1954) 13 min.; Safety: Harm Hides at Home (1977) 16 min.
A ghost teaches bus safety; think and you will be safe; bicycle safety the monkey way; children taunt animals to make a point; wash the damn cutting board; a woman gets safety powers from aliens.
Two of these were also on the Rifftrax disc. weird.

May 09
36-38 Safe ... Not Sorry Kino Classic Educational Shorts Volume 3
Step Right Up* (1977) 18 min.; Trigger Happy Harry* (1946) 21 min.; Our Obligation (1960) 24 min.; Ghost Rider with commentary by star* 15 min.
Slapstick is used to teach ladder safety; an idiot teaches gun safety; dark story of a school fire lobbies for more finding; no real students were hurt during the filming
Some odd films here and very entertaining.

May 10
39-41 The Animation Show of Shows Disc 4
Jolly Roger* (1998); Morir de Amor* (2004); Cameras Take Five* (2003) Total = 26 min.
Two very different pirates fight over booty; two parrots remember the past; abstract shapes depict the jazz classic "Take Five".

42-43 The Three Stooges Collection Volume One Disc 2
Ants In the Pantry* (1936) 18 min.; Movie Maniacs* (1936) 17 min.
The Stooges are exterminators in a mansion; they are mistaken for movie executives from New York City.

May 11
44-45 The Three Stooges Collection Volume One Disc 2
Half-Shot Shooters* (1936) 18 min.; Disorder in the Court* (1936) 17 min.
Out of work WW1 vets accidentally reenlist; the Stooges are defense witnesses in a murder trial.

May 12
46-56 H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival Short Film Collection Classics Vol.2
The Professor* (2013) 2 min.; The Shunned House* (2012) 11 min.; Nyarlathotep (2000) 13 min.; Eel Girl* (2007) 5 min.; Dagon* (2000) 7 min.; Doctor Glamour* (2012) 15 min.; Antiques Roadshow: Arkham* (2006) 8 min.; Ethereal Chrysalis* (2011) 10 min.; From Beyond* (2006) 10 min.; hp Apology* (2012) 2 min.; [b]Inetween* (2014) 13 min.
Great collection of Lovecraft based and inspired horror shorts. I watched Vol 1 for last year's Horror Challenge and liked it but I thought this one was even better with no weak links at all.

May 13
57-64 Atomic Age Classics Volume 1: Manners, Courtesy & Etiquette
Are Manners Important?* (1954) 11 min.;Good Table Manners* (1951) 10 min.;We Play And Share Together* (1951) 11 min.;Everyday Courtesy* (1948) 11 min.;Exchanging Greetings and Introductions* (1960) 11 min.;Social Courtesy* (1951) 11 min.;Helping Johnny Remember* (1956) 10 min.;By Jupiter* (1941) 26 min.
Are manners just for adults; Chuck's future self make sure he's ready for society; kids learn it's fun to share; kids make posters about courtesy; how to make introductions; a loser teen tries courtesy to make a good impression; isolated kid learns to share and listen; the gods help a guy make a bad day better.
I never knew life was so complicated! Although messages are repeated these were not boring and full of unintentional humor.

65. Around the World in 80 Days (1956)* 182 min.
A Victorian Englishman bets his club mates that he can go around the world in eighty days. Fun movie with some gorgeous locations and a bunch of cameos. Not really special.

May 14
66-72 fantoma The Educational Archives Volume 1 Sex & Drugs
LSD: A Case Study* (1969) 4 min.; Human Growth* (1962) 12 min.; Narcotics: Pit of Despair* (1967) 12 min.; Know for Sure* (1941) 13 min.; Barbiturates: A Case Study* (1969) 2 min.; It's Wonderful Being a Girl* (1968) 17 min.; Marijuana* (1968) 22 min.
A talking hot dog; kids learn about puberty; an innocent persuaded to try pot goes to hell; hapless victims of syphilis can be cured; one person's story about downers; the facts about puberty for girls; a buzzed Sonny Bono on the dangers of pot.
Italicized times indicate condensed version or excerpt.

May 15
73-77 fantoma The Educational Archives Volume 1 Sex & Drugs
Amphetamines: A Case Study* (1969) 3 min.; Social-Sex Attitudes in Adolescence* (1953) 17 min.; LSD: Insight or Insanity (1969) 15 min.; Heroin: A Case Study* (1969) 4 min.; The ABC of Sex-Ed for Trainables* (1975) 20 min.
Speed for weight loss turns into a habit; frank and open discussion of sex with children makes for healthy teens; Insanity!; confessions of a junkie; how to discuss sex and reproduction with developmentally disabled youth - strong stuff.
Italicized times indicate condensed version or excerpt.

May 17
78-82 A Collection of 2005 Academy Award Nominated Short Films
Our Time Is Up* 12 min.; The Runaway* 23 min.; The Last Farm* 17 min.; Cashback* 18 min.; Six Shooter* 27 min.
A psychiatrist gets bad news; a young boy attaches himself to the father he never met; an old farmer prepares to leave his farm; how to make it through an eight hour night shift; after a man's wife dies, his day gets even worse.
Live films, Six Shooter was the winner.

May 19
83-86 A Collection of 2005 Academy Award Nominated Short Films
Badgered* 6 min.; The Moon and the Son* 28 min.; The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello* 27 min.; Imago* 12 min.
A badger deals with raucous crows and man; a man deals with daddy issues; an airship adventure in a steampunk world; a boy who loves airplanes passes that on to his grandson.
Animated films. The Moon and the Son won. Imago was a bonus film not nominated.

May 20
87. El Cid (1961)* 188 min.
Story of the Eleventh Century Spanish hero who brought Christians and Spanish Moors together to fight off invaders from North Africa. Hollywood epic is lush with good battle scenes and a fine score. Just gorgeous to look at.
88-90 The Animation Show of Shows Disc 5
Hilary* (1994); Le Foto Dello Scandolo* (2000); Fast Film* (2003) Total = 29 min.

May 21
91-92 The Little Rascals Volume 1
Small Talk (1929) 25 min.; Railroadin'* (1929) 19 min.
The kids are orphans, one is adopted and the rest pay a visit; a few of the kids are trapped on a runaway steam engine.

93-94 The Lost Films of Laurel and Hardy The Complete Collection Volume Four
They Go Boom!* (1929) 20 min.; Their Purple Moment* (1928) 21 min.
Ollie has a cold, Stan tries to help; the boys spend money the don't have on a couple of flirts.

May 22
95-96 The Little Rascals Volume 1
Lazy Days* (1929) 20 min.; Boxing Gloves* (1929) 17 min.
The kids try to enter a baby contest; the kids put on a prize fight

97-98 The Lost Films of Laurel and Hardy The Complete Collection Volume Four
Bacon Grabbers* (1929) 20 min.; Should Sailors Marry?* (1927) 22 min.
The boys try to repo a radio; Ollie has a small part in a Clyde Cook movie

May 26
99-100 The Three Stooges Collection Volume One Disc 2
A Pain in the Pullman* (1936) 20 min.; False Alarms* (1936) 17 min.
The Stooges ride a train; firemen at work

101-102 The Lost Films of Laurel and Hardy The Complete Collection Volume Four
Unaccustomed As We Are* (1929) 18 min.; On the Wrong Track* (1936) 19 min.
Ollie brings Stan home for dinner unannounced; the boys have a cameo in a Charlie Chase talkie.

May 28
103. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - Extended Edition (2001)* 208 min. [color=red]Blu-ray[/color}

May 29
104. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - Extended Edition (2002)* 224 min. [color=red]Blu-ray[/color}

May 30
105. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the Kng - Extended Edition (2003)* 253 min. [color=red]Blu-ray[/color}
106-107 The Little Rascals Volume 1
Bouncing Babies* (1929) 21 min.; Moan & Groan, Inc.* (1929) 21 min.
One of the gang tries to trade his new baby brother for a goat; digging for treasure in a haunted house.

May 31
108-111 The Little Rascals Volume 1
Shivering Shakespeare* (1930) 20 min.; The First Seven Years* (1930) 20 min.; When the Wind Blows* (1930) 20 min.; Bear Shooters* (1930) 20 min.
The gang puts on a classic play; love in bloom leads to a duel; crime is afoot on a blustery night; camping and a bear hunt.

112-113 The Three Stooges Collection Volume One Disc 2
Whoops, I'm an Indian* (1936) 17 min.; Slippery Silks* (1936) 17 min.
Frontier hustlers disguise themselves as Indians to escape the sheriff; incompetent woodworkers inherit a high end dress store.

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Indy24LA's 9th Annual Make-Your-Own Challenge


2017 Golden Globes Challenge
2016 Movies With Athletic Supporters
2015 The Spies Like Them Challenge
2014 The 6 degrees of Kevin Bacon Movie Challenge
2013 I Love the 80s Movie Challenge
2012 All Challenges Challenge
2011 Comedy A to Z Challenge
2010 Comic Book Movies Challenge

* denotes first time viewing

1. Arrow S2 E 18* (Comic Geek)
2. Arrow S2 E 19* (Comic Geek)
3. Arrow S2 E 20* (Comic Geek)

4. Arrow S2 E 21* (Comic Geek)
5. Anchorman (SNL Geek)

6. Stepbrothers (SNL Geek)

7. Westworld S2 E2* (Sci-fi Geek)
8. The Video Game Years 1982* (Gamer Geek)

9. Arrow S2 E 22* (Comic Geek)
10. Arrow S2 E 23* (Comic Geek)
11. Arrow S3 E1* (Comic Geek)
12. Arrow S3 E2* (Comic Geek)
13. Tombstone (Western Geek)
14. Bone Collector(CSI Geek)

15. I, Tonya* (Sports Geek)
16. The Video Game Years 1983* (Gamer Geek)

17. The Matrix* (Sci-fi Geek)
18. The Video Game Years 1984* (Gamer Geek)

19. The Director and the Jedi* (Sci-fi Geek)

20. 40 Year Old Virgin* (All Geek)

21. Westworld S2 E3* (Sci-fi Geek)
22. The Video Game Years 1985* (Gamer Geek)
23. Arrow S3 E3* (Comic Geek)

24. Arrow S3 E4* (Comic Geek)
25. Arrow S3 E5* (Comic Geek)
26. Arrow S3 E6* (Comic Geek)
27. Arrow S3 E7* (Comic Geek)
28. The Video Game Years 1986* (Gamer Geek)

29. The Video Game Years 1987* (Gamer Geek)

30. Arrow S3 E8* (Comic Geek)
31. The Video Game Years 1988* (Gamer Geek)

32. Arrow S3 E9* (Comic Geek)
33. Arrow S3 E10* (Comic Geek)
34. Arrow S3 E11* (Comic Geek)

35. Arrow S3 E12* (Comic Geek)
36. Arrow S3 E13* (Comic Geek)
37. Arrow S3 E14* (Comic Geek)

38. Wolverine: Origins (Comic Geek)

39. Bill Nye Saves the World S3 E1* (Science Geek)
40. Bill Nye Saves the World S3 E5* (Science Geek)
41. Bill Nye Saves the World S2 E5* (Science Geek)
42. Arrow S3 E15* (Comic Geek)
43. Arrow S3 E16* (Comic Geek)
44. Arrow S3 E17* (Comic Geek)

45. The Video Game Years 1989* (Gamer Geek)
46. Arrow S3 E18* (Comic Geek)
47. Arrow S3 E19* (Comic Geek)
48. Arrow S3 E20* (Comic Geek)
49. Arrow S3 E21* (Comic Geek)
50. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Fantasy Geek)

51. Arrow S3 E22* (Comic Geek)
52. Arrow S3 E23* (Comic Geek)

53. Time to Kill (Law Geek)

54. Arrow S4 E1* (Comic Geek)
55. Insomnia (Christopher Nolan Geek)

56. Leap of Faith (Religious Geek)

57. The Toys That Made Us S2 E2* (Toy Geek)
58. The Toys That Made Us S2 E3* (Toy Geek)
59. Star Wars (Sci-fi Geek)

60. The Toys That Made Us S2 E1* (Toy Geek)
61. Arrow S4 E2* (Comic Geek)
62. Arrow S4 E3* (Comic Geek)
63. Arrow S4 E4* (Comic Geek)
64. Arrow S4 E5* (Comic Geek)
65. Star Trek: Discovery S1 E1* (Sci-fi Geek)
66. Solo: A Star Wars Story (Sci-fi Geek)

67. Westworld S2 E4* (Sci-fi Geek)
68. Arrow S4 E6* (Comic Geek)
69. Star Wars: Rebels S4 E15* (Sci-fi Geek)

70. Air Force One (Patriotic Geek)

71. Arrow S4 E7* (Comic Geek)

72. Annihilation* (Sci-fi Geek)

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The "Stale DVD/Blu-Ray" challenge. I'm going to tackle my unwatched pile in the order of the year I first got it. I'll be gone a lot in May so I'm setting a modest goal of at least getting through the 9 I got in 2012. Then on to 2013. I will try to do more or less in order, but leave a little flexibility.

1. Super 8
2. Life During Wartime*
3. Repulsion
4. Battle Royale
5. Kuroneko*

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The Ninth Annual May Make-Your-Own Challenge

Quentin Tarantino Challenge

Tarantino challenge, plus bonus Robert Rodriguez

2017: Musicals, 22 items
2016: Make Mine Marvel, 31 items
2015: Musicals, 21 items
2014: Finish Unwatched TV and Watch Warner Archive MOD and Marvel/Avengers Mini-Challenge, 34 items
2013: Buffy, 5 items
2012: Buffy/Avengers, 12 items
2011: The Totally Awesome Chuck Challenge, 15 items

*First-time viewing

1. Reservoir Dogs (1992) (Netflix BD)
Reservoir Dogs: Playing It Fast & Loose*
Reservoir Dogs: Profiling the Reservoir Dogs*
Reservoir Dogs rewatch

2. Pulp Fiction (1994) (BD)

Pulp Fiction: Not the Usual Mindless Boring Getting to Know You Chit Chat (2011)*
Pulp Fiction: The Facts documentary (2002)*

3. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) (Tarantino writer and actor)
4. From Dusk Till Dawn with Tarantino and Rodriguez commentary*

5. Kill Bill vol. 1 (2003)
6. Kill Bill vol. 2 (2004)

7. Inglorious Basterds

8. Django

Jackie Brown*

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Watch only sub blu-ray titles.
Unlimited wildcards for movies watched with family or at theater.

May 1st

1.) Eat And Run*

May 2nd

2.) The Hunt For Red October*

May 3rd

3.) Crocodile Dundee

May 4th

4.) Honey, I Shrunk The Kids

May 5th

5.) Crocodile Dundee II

May 6th

6.) Avenger: Infinity War*

7.) Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2.

8.) Jaws

May 8th

9.) Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

May 9th

10.) Forever Young

May 11th

11.) On Edge*

May 12th

12.) The Tale of Despereaux*

May 13th

13.) Homeward Bound

May 14th

14.) Don't Drink The Water*

May 16th

15.) Guardians Of The Galaxy

May 18th

16.) Elvira: Mistress Of The Dark

17.) Gremlins

May 19th

18.) Lady And The Tramp

May 20th

19.) Rumpelstiltzkin*

May 21st

20.) Deadpool 2*

21.) Elvira's Haunted Hills*

May 22nd https://i.imgur.com/crpAb63.jpg?1

22.) Daniel Tiger: Big Feelings*

May 23rd

23.) Terminator

May 24th

24.) Terminator 2

May 25th

25.) Curious George: Zoo Night And Other Animal Stories*

26.) War Party*

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Around the World in 31 Days II

1. A Portrait of Ga (1952) * 4 min. (UK)
2. Blight (1996) * 16 min. (UK)
3. Le Silence de Lorna (2008) * 105 min. (Belgium)
4. Brother (2000) * 8 min. (Australia)
5. Strangers (2007) 84 min. (Israel)
6. India Cabaret (1985) * 60 min. (India)
7. Uncle (1996) 6 min. (Australia)
8. Cousin (1999) 4 min. (Australia)
9. City of Men: Vacilo Is One (2004) * 28 min. (Brazil)
10. La Désenchantée (1990) * 78 min. (France)
11. Prica Jednog Dana (1941) * 9 min. (Yugoslavia)
12. Captain Abu Raed (2008) * 102 min. (Jordan)
13. I Am a Girl (2010) * 15 min. (Netherlands)
14. Ma'loul Celebrates Its Destruction (1985) * 31 min. (Palestine)
15. Mary and Max (2009) * 92 min. (Australia)
16. Tormento (1950) * 98 min. (Italy)
17. Never Like the First Time! (2006) * 15 min. (Sweden)
18. Tell Your Children (2007) * 6 min. (Hungary)
19. Porno (2006) * 11 min. (Poland)
20. Kick'n Rush (2003) * 94 min. (Denmark)
21. I Don't Want to Be a Man (1918) * 45 min. (Germany)
22. Dark Blue Almost Black (2006) * 101 min. (Spain)
23. Arab Labor: The Car (2007) 23 min. (Israel)
24. The Oyster Princess (1919) * 57 min. (Germany)
25. Baba Despina (1905) * 10 sec. (Macedonia)
26. Dismissal from Mass in Ljutomer (1905) * 1 min. (Slovenia)
27. Fair at Ljutomer (1905) * 1 min. (Slovenia)
28. In the Family Garden (1905) * 2 min. (Slovenia)
29. Paradise (1995) * 22 min. (Kazakhstan)
30. Sidewalls (2011) * 94 min. (Argentina)
31. Arab Labor: The Sheep (2007) 24 min. (Israel)
32. After the Wedding (2006) * 124 min. (Denmark)
33. Wedding in Galilee (1987) * 112 min. (Palestine)
34. Nous Sommes (2009) * 3 min. (Canada)
35. Véronique and Her Dunce (1958) * 18 min. (France)
36. City of Men: Hip Sampa Hop (2004) * 27 min. (Brazil)
37. Fucking Åmål (1998) * 86 min. (Sweden)
38. Domashna Rabota (Predilki) (1905) * 1 min. (Macedonia)
39. The House Is Black (1963) * 21 min. (Iran)
40. Afrique 50 (1950) * 17 min. (France)
41. Mid-August Lunch (2008) * 76 min. (Italy)
42. Presentation, or Charlotte and Her Steak (1960) * 10 min. (France)
43. El Gran Zambini (2005) * 15 min. (Spain)
44. Kedi (2016) * 79 min. (Turkey)
45. Pope Francis: A Man of His Word (2018) * 96 min. (Holy See)
46. I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors (2010) * 15 min. (Canada)
47. Inch'Allah (2012) * 101 min. (Canada)
48. Labor on the Douro River (1931) * 19 min. (Portugal)
49. Motorcycle (2000) * 14 min. (Thailand)
50. The Bakery Girl of Monceau (1963) * 23 min. (France)
51. Under the Southern Cross (1927) * 61 min. (New Zealand)
52. Leone XIII (1896) * 2 min. (Holy See)
53. Rana's Wedding (2002) * 86 min. (Palestine)
54. Suzanne's Career (1963) * 55 min. (France)
55. Nadja à Paris (1964) * 13 min. (France)
56. Reverón (1952) * 23 min. (Venezuela)

UK 2 Belgium 1 Australia 4 Israel 3 India 1 Brazil 2 France 7 Yugoslavia 1 Jordan 1 Netherlands 1 Palestine 3 Italy 2 Sweden 2 Hungary 1 Poland 1 Denmark 2 Germany 2 Spain 2 Macedonia 2 Slovenia 3 Kazakhstan 1 Argentina 1 Canada 3 Iran 1 Turkey 1 Holy See 2 Portugal 1 Thailand 1 New Zealand 1 Venezuela 1

1890s 1 1900s 5 1910s 2 1920s 1 1930s 1 1940s 1 1950s 5 1960s 5 1980s 3 1990s 6 2000s 20 2010s 6

First time viewings: 51/56

My first time watching a movie from this country (I think): Jordan, Macedonia, Holy See

*First time viewing.

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Directed by George A. Romero

1. Halloween Special "Night Of The Living Dead" Introduced By Your Horror Host Bunny Galore (1968/2012)
2. There's Always Vanilla (1971)
3. Season Of The Witch (1972)
4. The Crazies (1973)
5. Martin (1978)
6. Dawn Of The Dead - Theatrical Version (1978)
7. Knightriders (1981)
8. Creepshow (1982)
9. Day Of The Dead (1985)
10. Monkey Shines (1988)
11. Two Evil Eyes (segment "The Facts In The Case Of Mr. Valdemar") (1990) I watched both parts.
12. The Dark Half (1993)
13. Bruiser (2000)
14. Land Of The Dead (2005)
15. Diary Of The Dead (2007)
16. Survival Of The Dead (2009)

Frances McDormand Movies

1. Blood Simple (1984)
2. Crimewave (1985) A credited backround bit part
3. Raising Arizona (1987)
4. Mississippi Burning (1988)
5. Chattahoochee (1989)
6. Hidden Agenda (1990)
7. Miller's Crossing (1990) Uncredited as Mayor's Secretary
8. Darkman (1990)
9. Barton Fink (1991) Uncredited voice of stage actress
10. The Butcher's Wife (1991)
Note: Can't find "Passed Away (1992)" so I have to skip to the next film.
11. Short Cuts (1993)
12. Bleeding Hearts (1994) Credited as Woman on T.V. - And it's just a clip from "Blood Simple"
13. The Hudsucker Proxy (1994) Uncredited Secretary according to Wikipedia, I didn't spot her
Note: Can't find "Beyond Rangoon (1995)" or "Palookaville (1995)" so I have to skip them.
14. Fargo (1996)
15. Primal Fear (1996) Before They Were Famous: Andre Braugher (Captain Raymond Holt on Brooklyn Nine-Nine)
16. Lone Star (1996)
17. Paradise Road (1997)
18. Johnny Skidmarks (1998)
19. Madeline (1998)
Note: Can't find "Talk Of Angels (1999)" so I have to skip to the next film.
20. Wonder Boys (2000)
21. Almost Famous (2000) Before They Were Famous: Eric Stonestreet (Cam on Modern Family) & Nick Swardson
Mother's Day
22. The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
23. Laurel Canyon (2002)
24. City By The Sea (2002)
25. Something's Gotta Give (2003)
26. North Country (2005)
27. Æon Flux (2005)
28. Friends With Money (2006) Before They Were Famous: Ty Burrell (Phil on Modern Family)
29. Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day (2008)
30. Burn After Reading (2008)
31. This Must Be The Place (2011)
32. Transformers: Dark Of The Moon (2011)
33. Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
34. Madagascar 3 Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
35. Promised Land (2012)
36. Every Secret Thing (2014) Producer, not in film
37. The Good Dinosaur (2015)
38. Hail, Caesar! (2016)
39. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Note: Can only find awful CAM versions of "Isle Of Dogs (2018)" so I'm going to skip to her TV work.
40. Hunter ''The Garbage Man'' (1985-01-11) s01e11, credited as Fran McDormand
Note: Can't find "Scandal Sheet (1985-01-21)"
41. Hill Street Blues ''Dr. Hoof And Mouth'' (1985-01-24) s05e14
42. Hill Street Blues ''Washington Deceased'' (1985-02-07) s05e16
43. Hill Street Blues ''Passage To Libya'' (1985-02-04) s05e17
44. Hill Street Blues ''The Life And Time Of Dominic Florio Jr.'' (1985-03-21) s05e19
45. Hill Street Blues ''G.Q.'' (1985-03-28) s05e20
46. Hill Street Blues ''Queen For A Day'' (1985-04-11) s05e21
47. Spencer For Hire ''A Day's Wages'' (1986-01-14) s01e13
48. The Twilight Zone ''Need To Know'' (1986-03-21) s01e21
49. Vengeance: The Story Of Tony Cimo (1986-11-01)
Note: Can't find "Leg Work" 10 episodes
Note: Can't find ''Crazy In Love (1992-08-10)''
50. The Good Old Boys (1995-03-05)
Note: Can't find "Great Performances ''Talking With'' (1995-04-19) s23e11''
Note: Can't find "Hidden In America (1996-12-01)''
Note: Can't find "State Of Grace'' 39 episodes
51. The Simpsons ''Girls Just Want To Have Sums'' (2006-04-30) s17e19
52. Olive Kitteridge ''Pharmacy'' (2014-11-02)
53. Olive Kitteridge ''Incoming Tide'' (2014-11-02)
54. Olive Kitteridge ''A Different Road'' (2014-11-03)
55. Olive Kitteridge ''Security'' (2014-11-03)

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001 · MAY 01 · What's Happening!!:  The Runaway [S1.E01] · DVD
002 · MAY 01 · What's Happening!!:  The Birthday Present [S1.E02] · DVD
003 · MAY 02 · What's Happening!!:  The When Daddy Comes Marching Home [S1.E03] · DVD
004 · MAY 02 · What's Happening!!:  My Three Tons [S1.E04] · DVD
005 · MAY 03 · What's Happening!!:  Saturday's Hero [S1.E05] · DVD
006 · MAY 03 · What's Happening!!:  The Burger Queen [S1.E06] · DVD
007 · MAY 04 · What's Happening!!:  Speak for Yourself, Dwayne [S1.E07] · DVD
008 · MAY 04 · What's Happening!!:  Shirley's Date [S1.E08] · DVD
009 · MAY 04 · What's Happening!!:  A Christmas Story [S1.E09] · DVD · ☼
010 · MAY 04 · What's Happening!!:  Puppy Love [S1.E10] · DVD · ☼
011 · MAY 05 · Sledge Hammer!:  A Clockwork Hammer [S2.E01] · DVD · ☼
012 · MAY 05 · Sledge Hammer!:  Big Nazi on Campus [S2.E02] · DVD · ☼
013 · MAY 06 · Sledge Hammer!:  Play It Again, Sledge [S2.E03] · DVD · ☼
014 · MAY 06 · Sledge Hammer!:  Wild About Hammer [S2.E04] · DVD · ☼
015 · MAY 06 · Sledge Hammer!:  Death of a Few Salesmen [S2.E05] · DVD · ☼
016 · MAY 06 · Soap [S2.E01] · DVD · ☼
017 · MAY 07 · Soap [S2.E02] · DVD · ☼
018 · MAY 08 · Soap [S2.E03] · DVD · ☼
019 · MAY 08 · Roseanne:  Go Cubs [S10.E07] · OTA · ☼
020 · MAY 09 · Soap [S2.E04] · DVD · ☼
021 · MAY 10 · Soap [S2.E05] · DVD · ☼
022 · MAY 11 · Soap [S2.E06] · DVD · ☼
023 · MAY 12 · Soap [S2.E07] · DVD · ☼
024 · MAY 13 · Soap [S2.E08] · DVD · ☼
025 · MAY 13 · Soap [S2.E09] · DVD · ☼
026 · MAY 13 · Soap [S2.E10] · DVD · ☼
027 · MAY 13 · Soap [S2.E11] · DVD · ☼
028 · MAY 13 · Taxi:  Like Father, Like Daughter [S1.E01] · DVD
029 · MAY 13 · Taxi:  One-Punch Banta [S1.E02] · DVD · ☼
030 · MAY 13 · Taxi:  Blind Date [S1.E03] · DVD · ☼
031 · MAY 13 · Taxi:  Bobby's Acting Career [S1.E04] · DVD
032 · MAY 15 · Roseanne:  Netflix & Pill [S10.E08] · OTA · ☼
033 · MAY 16 · Taxi:  Come as You Aren't [S1.E05] · DVD · ☼
034 · MAY 17 · Taxi:  The Great Line [S1.E06] · DVD · ☼
035 · MAY 18 · Taxi:  High School Reunion [S1.E07] · DVD · ☼
036 · MAY 18 · Taxi:  Paper Marriage [S1.E08] · DVD · ☼
037 · MAY 18 · The Office:  Nepotism [S7:E01] · Blu-ray · ☼
038 · MAY 18 · The Office:  Counseling [S7:E02] · Blu-ray · ☼
039 · MAY 19 · The Office:  Andy's Play [S7:E03] · Blu-ray · ☼
040 · MAY 19 · The Office:  Sex ED [S7:E04] · Blu-ray · ☼
041 · MAY 19 · The Office:  The Sting [S7:E05] · Blu-ray · ☼
042 · MAY 19 · The Office:  Costume Contest [S7:E06] · Blu-ray · ☼
043 · MAY 19 · The Office:  Christening [S7:E07] · Blu-ray · ☼
044 · MAY 20 · The Office:  Viewing Party [S7:E08] · Blu-ray · ☼
045 · MAY 20 · Parks and Recreation:  I'm Leslie Knope [S4:E01] · DVD · ☼
046 · MAY 20 · Parks and Recreation:  Ron and Tammys [S4:E02] · DVD · ☼
047 · MAY 20 · Parks and Recreation:  Born & Raised [S4:E03] · DVD · ☼
048 · MAY 20 · Parks and Recreation:  Pawnee Rangers [S4:E04] · DVD
049 · MAY 20 · Parks and Recreation:  Meet n Greet [S4:E05] · DVD
050 · MAY 21 · Night Court:  Life With Buddy [S7:E01] · DVD · ☼
051 · MAY 22 · Roseanne:  Knee Deep [S10.E09] · OTA · ☼
052 · MAY 23 · Night Court:  If I Were a Rich Man [S7:E02] · DVD
053 · MAY 23 · Night Court:  The Cop and the Lady [S7:E03] · DVD
054 · MAY 24 · Night Court:  Come Back to the Five and Dime, Stephen King, Stephen King [S7:E04] · DVD · ☼
055 · MAY 24 · Night Court:  Blue Suede Bull [S7:E05] · DVD · ☼
056 · MAY 24 · Night Court:  For Love or Money [S7:E06] · DVD · ☼
057 · MAY 24 · Night Court:  Auntie Maim [S7:E07] · DVD
058 · MAY 24 · Night Court:  Attack of the Mac Snacks [S7:E08] · DVD
059 · MAY 29 · Get a Life:  Drivers License [S1:E07] · DVD
060 · MAY 29 · Get a Life:  The Sitting [S1:E08] · DVD
061 · MAY 30 · Get a Life:  Bored Straight [S1:E09] · DVD
062 · MAY 30 · Get a Life:  Zoo Animals on Wheels [S1:E10] · DVD
063 · MAY 31 · Get a Life:  Roots [S1:E11] · DVD
064 · MAY 31 · Get a Life:  The Counterfeit Watch Story [S1:E12] · DVD
065 · MAY 31 · Get a Life:  Chris vs. Donald [S1:E13] · DVD


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2014 (Underwatched): 58
2015 (You've Never Seen): 252
2016 (Monsters vs. Aliens): 67

Superheroes and Slashers Challenge

Goal: Watch as many movies and TV shows as possible that feature either Superheroes or Slashers.

BLU: 1 | DVD: 0 | Netflix/Amazon/Hulu : 13 | Free Streaming: 4 | DVR/VOD: 0

May 1
1. Final Destination (2000) BluRay ★★★★★ Slasher (Not my definition, but IMDB says so, so I'm going with it.)

May 2
2. Hollow Gate (1988) YouTube ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ Slasher

May 3
3. Hide and Go Shriek (1988) MoviesOnline ☼ ★★★☆☆ Slasher

May 6
4. Nightmare (1981) Prime ☼ ★★☆☆☆ Slasher

May 7
5. The Demon (1979) YouTube ☼ ★☆☆☆☆ Slasher

May 10
6. The Last Showing (2014) Prime ☼ ★★★★★ Slasher

May 14
7. The Flash S01E04 "Going Rouge" Netflix ☼ Superhero
8. Arrow S01E06 "Legacies" Netflix ☼ Superhero

May 15
9. Arrow S01E07 "Muse of Fire" Netflix ☼ Superhero

May 16
10. Scary Movie (2000) Netflix ★★★★★ Slasher
11. The Flash S01E05 "Plastique" Netflix ☼ Superhero

May 17
12. Future Man S01E01 "Pilot" Hulu

May 18
13. Arrow S01E08 "Vendetta" Netflix ☼ Superhero
14. Arrow S01E09 "Year's End" Netflix ☼ Superhero

May 20
15. The Flash S01E06 "The Flash is Born" Netflix ☼ Superhero

May 21
16. Avengers: Infinity War (2018) FMovies ☼ ★★★★★ Superhero

May 23
17. Arrow S01E10 "Burned" Netflix ☼ Superhero

May 24
18. The Flash S01E07 "Penguin's Umbrella" Netflix ☼ Superhero


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#. Title S00E00 "Episode" Format

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Audio Commentary + Documentary/Featurette challenge

1. Strange Behavior (1981)-Commentary by Michael Langhlin, Bill condon, Dan Shor & Dey Young: It was cool to hear how it was making an "American" movie in New Zealand with an Aussie/Kiwi crew. Although, from Langhlin's comments, it was a little hard to believe how so many esteemed film critics & filmmakers praised this film (Pauline Kael & Woody Allen saw this? Really?)
2. Directed by Sidney Lumet: How the Devil Was Made (2008) [Before The Devil Knows You're Dead]-I miss Lumet. Nice to see how accepting he was on shooting digital.
3. In the Beginning Was the End: The Truth About De-Evolution (1976) [Island of Lost Souls-Criterion Collection]-I never knew this was on there!
4. Good Time (2017)-Commentary by Josh and Benny Safdie, producer Sebastian Bear-McClard, and actors Taliah Lennice Webster and Buddy Duress: Not nearly as chaotic of a track since so many are involved. For me, the highlights involve all the criminal tricks/tactics that the filmmakers knew of. But the biggest antidote was the consent of putting an episode of COPS to use!
5. The Artist: The Making of an American Romance (2011)/The Locations of The Artist (2011) [The Artist]-This looked like it was going to be standard EPK material, but once Wade Major entered the picture (I miss hearing him talk about film) it redeems itself. The Locations featurette was more up my alley since I'm into that sort of thing. Too bad it ended very abruptly.
6. Downfall (2004)-Commentary by Oliver Hirschbiegel: I've listened to this commentary before, but I caught so much more on this re-listen. Very little technical talk here (Hirschbiegel explaining his hatred for movie-lighting) but as far as historical talk goes, this track really shines well.
7. One for the Fire: The Legacy of 'Night of the Living Dead' (2008): Lots of good, essential stuff to find out here. The problem is that it's oddly structured. Talking about the cast, talking about the production company, talking about the cast, talking about the release, and going back to talking about the cast again? A chronological timeline was needed. Aside from that, I loved the Duane Jones segment and it was good to hear about the copyright situation.
8. Doctor Strange (2016)-Commentary by Scott Derrickson: Even though Derrickson hardly takes a breather, it's still pretty much a yawn-inducing track with Derrickson going over too much of the themes. At least we've got a Marvel commentary that explains how so many of the Stan Lee cameos were done.
9. The Making of 'They Live' (1988)-Probably the most entertaining 8-minute featurette I'll ever see. Most of it is spent on the big fight (Bonus points for that) but there's also Carpenter's plot-synopsis which makes the movie sound better than it actually is!
10. This Stuff'll Kill Ya! (1971)-Commentary by Daniel Krogh: Despite not having seen the film in over 20 years, Krogh still came prepared for this track. Couldn't believe Larry Drake and Tim Holt were in this!
11. You're So Cool, Brewster! The Story of Fright Night (2016)-I admit to doing a lot of skipping during Part 2 (That movie's just so bland to me) but everything covered in Part 1 gets an A+. Well, if there was just ONE thing that I wish was talked about was the sound design. The monstrous screams of pain that I hear in that movie are among the most unforgettable in horror cinema. Just a little shoutout to that department would have been a little nice.
12. "Oh, Hi Mark: Making a Disaster/Directing a Disaster" (2017) [The Disaster Artist]-Just standard stuff. I hope the commentary adds more (I'll get to it later in the month)
13. Otis (2008)-Commentary with Director Tony Krantz and Writer Erik Jendresen: Even though the filmmakers say right off the bat that this film is a satire, the whispery monotone delivery by them gave me the impression of something darker. Oh, and Krantz REALLY loved his lead actor.
14. The Evil Dead: One by One We Will Take You - The Untold Saga of the Evil Dead (2007)-Comes up a little short by not having Sam and Bruce around. Still though, it's quite refreshing to see a documentary that (Brilliantly) relies on outtakes rather than still photos!
15. The American (2010)-Commentary by Anton Corbijn-I only got to listen to half of it. Even though I like the movie, I already need a break from dry commentaries.
16. Deranged Chronicles: The Making of “Deranged” (1993)-Although there's a few other participants involved (The Director & Producer) the segments with Tom Savini providing commentary on BTS footage shot by the producer was really enjoyable.
17. The Rocky Horror Treatment (1981): Just take away all the Shock Treatment promotional material and you're left with some (Early) swell footage of the early days of Rocky mania.
18. Mysteries of Love (2002) [Blue Velvet]: Great, comprehensive documentary (My favorite so far) This could also be the most open I've seen Lynch be when it comes to the making of his films.
19. Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk (2007) [The Jazz Singer]: Been a while since I've seen this. Longer than I thought it was (In a good way) and I keep on forgetting that sound films existed before 1927!
20. Acting 'Carrie' (2001)/Visualizing 'Carrie' (2001): My second time seeing these and they still remain as perfect docs/featurettes. The only problem is I keep meaning to start with "Visualizing" first and "Acting" second.
21. Elvis Presley: The Searcher (2018)-As of now, this is the ELVIS documentary to top.
22. Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens' (2003)-I still have never seen any of these ALIEN documentaries yet! Felt like starting with this one. Nice to hear what a hardass Cameron is capable of being. Never knew that Michael Biehn could be so hyper in interviews...and RIP Bill Paxton.
23. Da Hammer: Interview with Fred Williamson (2003) [1990: Bronx Warriors]: 43-minute interview with Williamson going over through most of his entire career (Explains the running time) For cult-movie fans, this one's a keeper mostly for his recollections of working with the Italians.
24. Now You See Him: The Invisible Man Revealed! (2000)-Standard Universal Horror doc. But at least this one gives a little more info on James Whale.
25. Ed Wood: Look Back in Angora (1994)-I can't help that I've been on an Eddie Wood kick lately. This documentary tends to be chaotic with all the quips (Presented via Wood's films) but any Ed Wood documentary that has Love Feast in it will always be among the best.
26. Too Commercial for Cannes (2006) [A History of Violence]-Since it's Cannes week, felt like giving this a look. Too bad it was so incredibly short!
27. The Making of 'The Terminator': A Retrospective (1992)-Convo between Cameron and Schwarzenegger. Felt like it was 3 minutes long. I'm really surprised no recent documentaries haven't been made about this movie yet.
28. The Making of 'Requiem for a Dream' (2001)-Man, I'm really starting to love commentary tracks that are spoken over BTS footage. It was also cool to get glimpses of the recordings of what just might be the most recognizable theme music of the 2000s.
29. Fly Trap: Catching a Classic [The Fly]-Way too brief. Even for the covering of three films of a franchise.
30. The History of 'Cruising'/Exorcising 'Crusing'-Unlike ^that one. This was much to my liking. Interesting to hear the on-set friction created by protestors.
31. Deadpool (2016) Audio commentary with director Tim Miller and Deadpool co-creator Rob Liefeld + Deadpool: From Comics to Screen... to Screen-Once again, the discussion about Stan Lee's cameo (In both the track & documentary) ends up being the stealer for me.

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Running the Bases w/Nostalgia Season 2

Baseball and rewatching childhood movie/tv faves? Possibly adding in some other older shows as well.

May 2nd
~ Disneyland Enchanted Tiki Room

May 4th
1. San Francisco Giants @ Atlanta Braves {W}

May 5th
2. San Francisco Giants @ Atlanta Braves {W}

May 6th
3. San Francisco Giants @ Atlanta Braves {W}
4. Everwood S.1 "Pilot"
5. Everwood S.1 "The Great Doctor Brown"
6. Everwood S.1 "Friendly Fire"

May 7th
7. San Francisco Giants @ Philadelphia Phillies {L}

May 8th
8. San Francisco Giants @ Philadelphia Phillies {L}

May 9th
9. San Francisco Giants @ Philadelphia Phillies {L}

May 10th
10. San Francisco Giants @ Philadelphia Phillies {L}
11. One Tree Hill S.2 "You Can't Always Get What You Want"

May 11th
12. San Francisco Giants @ Pittsburgh Pirates {L}

May 12th
13. San Francisco Giants @ Pittsburgh Pirates {L}

May 13th
~. San Francisco Giants @ Pittsburgh Pirates {W}

May 14th
14. One Tree Hill S.2 "I Will Dare"
15. Everwood S.1 "The Kissing Bridge"
16. Everwood S.1 "Deer God"
17. Cincinnati Reds @ San Francisco Giants {W}

May 15th
18. Cincinnati Reds @ San Francisco Giants {W}

May 16th
19. Cincinnati Reds @ San Francisco Giants {L}

May 17th
20. One Tree Hill S.2 "We Might As Well Be Strangers"
21. One Tree Hill S.2 "Let the Reigns Go Loose"
22. Colorado Rockies @ San Francisco Giants {L}

May 18th
23. One Tree Hill S.2 "Truth, Better Truth"
24. One Tree Hill S.2 "The Trick Is To Keep Breathing"
25. Colorado Rockies @ San Francisco Giants {L}

May 19th
26. Colorado Rockies @ San Francisco Giants {W}

May 20th
27. Colorado Rockies @ San Francisco Giants {W}

May 22nd
28. San Francisco Giants @ Houston Astros {L}

May 23rd
29. San Francisco Giants @ Houston Astros {L}

May 25th
30. San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs {L}

May 26th
31. One Tree Hill S.2 "Don't Take Me for Granted"
32. San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs {W}

May 27th
33. San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs {L}

May 28th
34. San Francisoco Giants @ Colorado Rockies {L}

May 29th
35. San Francisoco Giants @ Colorado Rockies {L}

May 30th
36. San Francisoco Giants @ Colorado Rockies {W}

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A DVDTalk "Make Your Own Challenge"
on Films and TV episodes

Primary directive is to have fun and get some late night/early morning watches of both Movies and TV s. Each movie or episode is counted as a one entry.Movies and TV episodes must involve BATMAN or possess some of his prime characteristics. In other words, DETECTIVES, MASKED AVENGERS, UNDERCOVER CRIME FIGHTER, ANTI-HEROES or VIGILANTES (by IMDb keywords).
The films and shows can also involve CRIME INFESTED CITIES influenced by or resembling GOTHAM.
Series can be viewed by season or just random individual episodes (planned series include KNIGHT RIDER, GOTHAM, MIKE HAMMER, THE PUNISHER, etc.)

MAY 1st
Would have enjoyed this as a kid because I recall being thrilled by Sea World's DC Superheroes water-skiing extravaganza, which borrowed heavily. The Adam West Batman wears out its welcome when stretched out to feature length. It's clearer to me than ever that Joel Schumacher and his Batcasts were doing up the camp in homage to this. This isn't as entertaining as either of his movies, which I have grown in fondness for through the years. But Holy catnip, Batman! Former Miss America Lee Meriwether fills out her Catwoman costume flawlessly. Possibly my favorite interpretation. She gets sexy time with West in her dual role as the Russian journalist, Kitka. 4.7/10

MAY 3rd
This Corman-produced action flick has an asthmatic villain known as The Breathtaker, but it's Amazonian beauty Joan Severance in the lead that takes my breath away. I remember snagging a Playboy featuring her on the cover to promote Zalman King's Red Shoe Diaries. Those eyes...those legs...that rear. The movie understands the importance of costumed heroines donning hooker boots and thongs (thank you, nineties). She's a B movie bombshell if ever there was one. You're never going to see Black Widow naked and straddling anybody in a Marvel movie, so keep dreaming. 6.6/10

MAY 4th
I'd never seen this debut episode featuring the origins of Michael Knight and his witty Trans-AM, KITT. Surprised to see a cameo by Oscar Goldman himself, Richard Anderson, when facially wounded Michael Long is selected to be rebuilt in the likeness of Michael Knight (David Hasselhoff). The KITT antics are pretty solid, especially when Knight falls asleep at the wheel. This actually predates Stephen King's Christine, but with King being such a television fan, I have to imagine him watching Knight Rider while pumping out drafts of that book. Everything the series would become known for is on full display here, including a pair of sexy ladies of the eighties, Pamela Susan Shoomp and Phyllis Davis. 5.8/10

MAY 5th
The DC Animated Universe has a slight edge over their live action films of late, and the grittier and sleazier R-rated approach is a direction that I will continue to support. Marvel does pretty well in this arena too, when you consider Deadpool and some of the Netflix Originals. As comic book movies of every creed continue to dominate our culture, it seems futile to resist. You've got to forge your own path through the gauntlet sometimes. it will be fascinating to see where it all leads. Some of these alternate universe characters are pretty cool, but I need to catch up on my actual comic book reading to stay afloat at times. Had a buddy doing Cliffs Notes as we watched. Killer Frost and Harley Quinn deserved better animation here, but I get some legit kicks out of this Squad's commitment to brutality and mayhem. 5.9/10

MAY 6th
Gone too soon Michael Madsen TV vehicle has one of the coolest pilots I've watched in some time. Madsen is a true dark knight, and he will get you the payback that the courtrooms failed to give you. Love the appearance of character actors that you love to hate, Gregg Henry and Ray Wise. 8.4/10

Taking a gander at his recent credits, it seems safe to say that Banderas is doubling-down on DTV action. He makes a good call in teaming with Isaac Florentine for this entertainingly hardcore revenge flick. 7.2/10

MAY 10th
Bruce Willis is pretty much foregoing the concept of character development with these extended cameo paycheques, and at this point I think Steven Seagal clocks in more screen time per film. Cole Hauser is probably the most interesting and credible of the cutout characters here. It's new levels of pulp mindlessness, but I was somehow able to have enough fun with the stupidity and gratuitousness to keep it rolling through the lame ass end credits. 4.2/10

MAY 14th
Robert Benton takes a stab at a Hitchcockian thriller with mixed results. Technically, it's a bit wooden considering the impressive talent behind the camera. Nestor Almendros makes great use of light and shadow, and editors Jerry Greenberg and Bill Pankow cut the suspense scenes with particular flair. Not surprisingly, they would team up on several of DePalma's better films of the eighties. More serious faults are found in the screenplay and characterizations. I think to make this a more effective noir mystery Scheider's character needed a layer of darkness or a streak of corruption. His psychiatrist is a bit too clean and he's a total "momma's boy". He barely crosses the line with Streep's femme fatale and their whole relationship lacks fire. Streep looks more feminine than we've come to expect, but sexiness might be her biggest acting challenge. She also seems pretty uncomfortable with those cigarettes. Is that intended to be metaphorical or Freudian? Sometimes with these loopy psychodramas, it can be difficult to tell. 5.6/10

MAY 17th
09. BLOOD AND WINE (1996)
Florida is my favorite setting for movies, especially those of the crime and neo noir genres. It's that beauty mixed with tackiness that I find so appealing and I think I'll be exploring the orange state more this year---consider that my own little "Florida project". Speaking of orange and sunshine, this one I mostly recommend for Newton Thomas Sigel's photography. He's got to be among the most unsung heroes in the DP department. Check that credit list of his. Nicholson, Caine, and Lopez all come ready to play here and they're pretty fun to watch. I think the biggest problem is that Stephen Dorff comes across as completely unlikable and uninteresting. Couldn't get behind him at all. I was rooting for Jack all the way. 6.2/10

MAY 19th
10. THE FOREIGNER (2017)
Fiercely underwhelming revenge flick from Martin Campbell that becomes a pale knock-off of First Blood in its final act. Jackie Chan is in one-note forlorn mode, and I could have used a bit of Drunken Master or Supercop instead. 4.4/10

MAY 21st
11. DARK CRIMES (2018)
So, following this I could more easily picture Jim Carrey in a Lars von Trier film, and at this point I think that has a better chance of getting made than the further exploits of Ace Ventura (if I'm not wrong, this is the first time Carrey has played a "detective" since When Nature Calls). I found it pretty fascinating for the most part and that's likely because I have a penchant for catatonic and bleak European cinema. I fell asleep in my attempt to get through The Avengers: Infinity War. Didn't feel any emotional connection to those characters and I'm just bored by the triviality of it all. There is a scene here where I felt the full weight of Carrey's grief toward the death of a family member. For a film that seems to be intentionally eschewing emotions and keeping its audience at a distance, I think that moment worked beautifully. 7.4/10

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