October fun: 31 days of Horror, Blood, Guts and Gore! (and zombies, too....) - Page 259 - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!


Forum Jump: 
 2513Likes
Reply
 
Thread Tools
post #7741 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 01:12 PM
AVS Special Member
 
darthrsg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Post America America
Posts: 9,900
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 987 Post(s)
Liked: 1254
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlippyZ View Post

Dude I am impressed with your FTV's Bob! Now I know to save some films prior to October!


lmao at the Miley Gif!

Bob is the FTV master and usually keeps me looking.

"When crazy is standard, sane needs a name tag."
darthrsg is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #7742 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 02:14 PM
AVS Special Member
 
General Kenobi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Kalifornistan
Posts: 6,076
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 191 Post(s)
Liked: 465
This one might be worth a watch folks... Dark Touch on IFC OneDemand and VOD

My Rig

Kenobi's 31 Days of Horror:

 

2012

2011

2010

2009

General Kenobi is offline  
post #7743 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 03:51 PM
AVS Special Member
 
stevew24963's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Boca Raton,Fla.
Posts: 3,356
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 712 Post(s)
Liked: 758
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlippyZ View Post

The weather is perfect now for these kinds of movies!
Finally the heat is off down here.Barley cracked 80 today after near 90 sweltering heat all month cool.gif..Makes it hard to get in the spirit when your sweating your a** off. BTW,I hate to admit it,but The Conjuring will be my first bd viewing.Mostly get movies from Netflix and VUDU.
BornSlippyZ likes this.
stevew24963 is online now  
post #7744 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 04:15 PM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
wizzack's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Jersey
Posts: 2,626
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 96 Post(s)
Liked: 235
Quote:
Originally Posted by stevew24963 View Post

Finally the heat is off down here.Barley cracked 80 today after near 90 sweltering heat all month cool.gif..Makes it hard to get in the spirit when your sweating your a** off. BTW,I hate to admit it,but The Conjuring will be my first bd viewing.Mostly get movies from Netflix and VUDU.

Eww! DO UR LEAVES EVEN CHANGE BRO? smile.gif


The above post is 100% medically accurate


31 Days of Horror: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
wizzack is offline  
post #7745 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 04:16 PM
AVS Special Member
 
stevew24963's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Boca Raton,Fla.
Posts: 3,356
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 712 Post(s)
Liked: 758
Quote:
Originally Posted by wizzack View Post

Eww! DO UR LEAVES EVEN CHANGE BRO? smile.gif
Never!
wizzack likes this.
stevew24963 is online now  
post #7746 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 04:20 PM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
wizzack's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Jersey
Posts: 2,626
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 96 Post(s)
Liked: 235
Quote:
Originally Posted by General Kenobi View Post

This one might be worth a watch folks... Dark Touch on IFC OneDemand and VOD

Irish Carrie looks better than US Carrie rehash. Cool.


The above post is 100% medically accurate


31 Days of Horror: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
wizzack is offline  
post #7747 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 04:36 PM
AVS Special Member
 
Bob McLaughlin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 1,535
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 58 Post(s)
Liked: 320
Quote:
Originally Posted by wizzack View Post

Irish Carrie looks better than US Carrie rehash. Cool.
That does look good! I'm a sucker for foreign horror, and love orphanage/private school horror.

"I'LL SHOW YOU THE LIFE OF THE MIND!!!" - Barton Fink
Bob McLaughlin is offline  
post #7748 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 05:39 PM
AVS Special Member
 
BornSlippyZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Minnesota!
Posts: 2,054
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 413 Post(s)
Liked: 423
Quote:
Originally Posted by stevew24963 View Post

Finally the heat is off down here.Barley cracked 80 today after near 90 sweltering heat all month cool.gif..Makes it hard to get in the spirit when your sweating your a** off. BTW,I hate to admit it,but The Conjuring will be my first bd viewing.Mostly get movies from Netflix and VUDU.

We just had our first dusting of snow this afternoon! Last year we went to Disney World in December and the weather was perfect! I hope to visit Epcot with my family one day!

October HorrorFest Participant
BornSlippyZ is online now  
post #7749 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 05:45 PM
AVS Special Member
 
stevew24963's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Boca Raton,Fla.
Posts: 3,356
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 712 Post(s)
Liked: 758
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlippyZ View Post

We just had our first dusting of snow this afternoon! Last year we went to Disney World in December and the weather was perfect! I hope to visit Epcot with my family one day!
I'm from Cleveland so I know about snow ! Epcot is fun as is Animal Kingdom.
BornSlippyZ likes this.
stevew24963 is online now  
post #7750 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 07:17 PM
AVS Special Member
 
BornSlippyZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Minnesota!
Posts: 2,054
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 413 Post(s)
Liked: 423
Hey guys/gals, there is a article here that lists some new Horror movies to watch in 2013. I commented that VHS2 should be in that list and I think you guys should comment what should be on that list.
wizzack likes this.

October HorrorFest Participant
BornSlippyZ is online now  
post #7751 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 08:18 PM
AVS Special Member
 
tenthplanet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: North of Mexico, South of Oregon, Not as far east as Vegas
Posts: 1,790
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 257 Post(s)
Liked: 225
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlippyZ View Post

Hey guys/gals, there is a article here that lists some new Horror movies to watch in 2013. I commented that VHS2 should be in that list and I think you guys should comment what should be on that list.
Saw it and you're right to suggest VHS 2. I do like them putting Stoker on the list even though it's not a gory horror story,psychological horror, that it has. smile.gif
BornSlippyZ likes this.

"Bring out yer dead!".."Wait I'm not dead yet!"..(Sound Austrian here) "WRONG !!" (You know what happens next..)
tenthplanet is offline  
post #7752 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 08:26 PM
AVS Special Member
 
tenthplanet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: North of Mexico, South of Oregon, Not as far east as Vegas
Posts: 1,790
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 257 Post(s)
Liked: 225
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlippyZ View Post

We just had our first dusting of snow this afternoon! Last year we went to Disney World in December and the weather was perfect! I hope to visit Epcot with my family one day!
My sister in Wisconsin said they were due to get snow flurries the other day. Perhaps this will be a wet year. Remember the year the World Series got hit with snow? That was weird.
BornSlippyZ likes this.

"Bring out yer dead!".."Wait I'm not dead yet!"..(Sound Austrian here) "WRONG !!" (You know what happens next..)
tenthplanet is offline  
post #7753 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 08:27 PM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
wizzack's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Jersey
Posts: 2,626
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 96 Post(s)
Liked: 235
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlSyZ View Post

Hey guys/gals, there is a article here that lists some new Horror movies to watch in 2013. I commented that VHS2 should be in that list and I think you guys should comment what should be on that list.

She listed Now You See Me? Oof. What happened to the cool guy from last year? :P
BornSlippyZ likes this.


The above post is 100% medically accurate


31 Days of Horror: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
wizzack is offline  
post #7754 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 08:31 PM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
wizzack's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Jersey
Posts: 2,626
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 96 Post(s)
Liked: 235
Got too cold too quick here in NJ. About to turn on the heat! At least no hurricanes in sight this Halloween.


The above post is 100% medically accurate


31 Days of Horror: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
wizzack is offline  
post #7755 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 08:39 PM
AVS Special Member
 
tenthplanet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: North of Mexico, South of Oregon, Not as far east as Vegas
Posts: 1,790
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 257 Post(s)
Liked: 225
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlippyZ View Post

Nice!
Cheater! ha!
Mine's still on hold down at Best Buy. Will get it tomorrow, could go tonight but why bring temptation into the house. biggrin.gif: eek.gifsmile.gif
BornSlippyZ likes this.

"Bring out yer dead!".."Wait I'm not dead yet!"..(Sound Austrian here) "WRONG !!" (You know what happens next..)
tenthplanet is offline  
post #7756 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 08:51 PM
AVS Special Member
 
tenthplanet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: North of Mexico, South of Oregon, Not as far east as Vegas
Posts: 1,790
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 257 Post(s)
Liked: 225
Quote:
Originally Posted by wizzack View Post

Definitely a good one. Kind of like a giallo/zombie mashup.
That was quick. It doesn't pay to rent these things early.
Films released by Magnolia/ Magnet do go to Netflix quickly. They will also have their films on VOD sometimes while( and sometimes before) the films are in theaters.

"Bring out yer dead!".."Wait I'm not dead yet!"..(Sound Austrian here) "WRONG !!" (You know what happens next..)
tenthplanet is offline  
post #7757 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 08:56 PM
AVS Special Member
 
tenthplanet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: North of Mexico, South of Oregon, Not as far east as Vegas
Posts: 1,790
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 257 Post(s)
Liked: 225
Quote:
Originally Posted by wizzack View Post

She listed Now You See Me? Oof. What happened to the cool guy from last year? :P
I think one of us would be more qualified to do it next year. Any writers in the thread? Any nominations?

"Bring out yer dead!".."Wait I'm not dead yet!"..(Sound Austrian here) "WRONG !!" (You know what happens next..)
tenthplanet is offline  
post #7758 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 09:40 PM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
wizzack's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Jersey
Posts: 2,626
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 96 Post(s)
Liked: 235
Quote:
Originally Posted by tenthplanet View Post

I think one of us would be more qualified to do it next year. Any writers in the thread? Any nominations?

This was pretty cool:

http://www.avsforum.com/t/1068270/october-fun-31-days-of-horror-blood-guts-and-gore-and-zombies-too/3360#post_22516835

http://www.avsforum.com/a/20-awesome-horror-movies


The above post is 100% medically accurate


31 Days of Horror: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
wizzack is offline  
post #7759 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 10:14 PM
Member
 
bombertodd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: So Cal
Posts: 164
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 40 Post(s)
Liked: 30

I've seen these so far in October:

 

Curse of Chucky

Inbred

Battle Royale

Silent Night

Jason X (Friday the 13th)

We Are What We Are

Midnight Meat Train

World War Z

Red Dawn 

Trick 'r Treat

 

I'd say my top three from this list are Curse of Chucky, Inbred, and Midnight Meat Train. 


Klipsch RF-82II, RC-62II
2x Dayton Ultimax 12, Behringer iNUKE3000DSP
Denon 2113ci
bombertodd is offline  
post #7760 of 14520 Old 10-24-2013, 10:21 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
oink's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Shuloch
Posts: 30,201
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1998 Post(s)
Liked: 1368
In da house:


Only girly-men push The Red Button.
oink is online now  
post #7761 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 12:18 AM
AVS Special Member
 
smudge981's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Nevada
Posts: 1,851
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Liked: 171
Shellter (2009) - Late as it was, I finally got around to watching our morning guy's foray into horror. Zoey (Cari Sanders) wakes up in an underground medical facility. She learns from the attending physician (William Tulin) that the planet has been decimated thanks to a virus. One by one, the doctor finds more survivors and brings them to the shelter. The good doctor not only seems to be looney tunes but insatiable as well. Slowly but surely, the body count rises. What's a good-looking holocaust survivor to do? The movie has:

Gratuitous injections.
Gratuitous sound effects.
Cannabalism.
Kabuki zombies.

I gave it two out of five bedpan zombies. I would have rated it lower but seeing your co-worker as a deranged doctor somehow makes it somewhat watchable. biggrin.gif

"I am NOT suffering from insanity... I happen to be enjoying myself!"

smudge981 is offline  
post #7762 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 03:26 AM
AVS Special Member
 
darthrsg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Post America America
Posts: 9,900
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 987 Post(s)
Liked: 1254
Quote:
Originally Posted by bombertodd View Post

I've seen these so far in October:

Curse of Chucky
Inbred
Battle Royale
Silent Night
Jason X (Friday the 13th)
We Are What We Are
Midnight Meat Train
World War Z
Red Dawn 
Trick 'r Treat

I'd say my top three from this list are Curse of Chucky, Inbred, and Midnight Meat Train. 

Curse of Chucky is really cool. One of my faves this month also.

"When crazy is standard, sane needs a name tag."
darthrsg is online now  
post #7763 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 05:07 AM
AVS Special Member
 
BornSlippyZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Minnesota!
Posts: 2,054
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 413 Post(s)
Liked: 423


28, The Children, Tom Shankland, 2008 First Time ViewIFCHD This movie has a couple of things going for it that makes it terrifying and sinister. First the setting is an English country side during the Christmas Holiday. Second it is about children that contract a bacteria/illness that causes them to go psycho on the parents. Some really good 'accidents' happen to the parents that aren't really paying attention to what these children are doing, which makes sense during the Holiday festivities. Of course the parents struggle with what is going on and never come to terms with it till it is too late. My only gripe was that I watched this on IFC and maybe it was the way the film was edited plus the commercials made the film 'choppy'. I need to rent this and watch it with out interruptions to see if it flows better. All in all a good film to watch for October.

3.5 Pint Sized Zombies





29, Jacob's Ladder, Adrian Lyne, 1990 DVD, I was thumbing throw my movie library and decided to put this movie on. I haven't seen it year and it was begging for another viewing. I actually seen this movie theatrically and it left a profound mark on my brain. This movie is a physiological/horror and it has a really good pace in this movie. Tim Robbins and Elizabeth Pena are perfect in this movie, as Tim plays a Vietnam vet struggling to go on with life after the loss of his son. Some really good wtf parts, along with scary surprises that will keep genre lovers engage in this remarkable film.

4.5 Head Shaking Zombies


Both of those trailers look great Oink and Kenobi! Music by Slash, right on!

October HorrorFest Participant
BornSlippyZ is online now  
post #7764 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 05:14 AM
Moderator
 
PooperScooper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Leominster MA
Posts: 20,409
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 129 Post(s)
Liked: 1574
Watched about half of V/H/S/2 - very good so far! Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Love the I-am-zombie cam!!!

larry

I don't know Butchie instead
PooperScooper is offline  
post #7765 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 06:38 AM
AVS Special Member
 
darthrsg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Post America America
Posts: 9,900
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 987 Post(s)
Liked: 1254

I guess we suck this year. "Thou shalt have no false horror thread before me."
wizzack likes this.

"When crazy is standard, sane needs a name tag."
darthrsg is online now  
post #7766 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 06:46 AM
AVS Special Member
 
General Kenobi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Kalifornistan
Posts: 6,076
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 191 Post(s)
Liked: 465
Quote:
Originally Posted by darthrsg View Post

I guess we suck this year. "Thou shalt have no false horror thread before me."
If memory serves we worked with him on that list last year and he was very receptive to our input... obviously. Pretty solid list.

My Rig

Kenobi's 31 Days of Horror:

 

2012

2011

2010

2009

General Kenobi is offline  
post #7767 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 06:49 AM
AVS Special Member
 
darthrsg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Post America America
Posts: 9,900
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 987 Post(s)
Liked: 1254
Quote:
Originally Posted by General Kenobi View Post

If memory serves we worked with him on that list last year and he was very receptive to our input... obviously. Pretty solid list.

I mean the big front page deal. No problem with the list at all.

"When crazy is standard, sane needs a name tag."
darthrsg is online now  
post #7768 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 08:29 AM
AVS Special Member
 
Bob McLaughlin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 1,535
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 58 Post(s)
Liked: 320
On the lighter side of "horror", my daughter's animation "Overly Sensitive Zombie Girl" continues with episode #5, a Halloween episode! She might take a break from animation after another episode or two, I think she's getting a little burned out on the idea.

"I'LL SHOW YOU THE LIFE OF THE MIND!!!" - Barton Fink
Bob McLaughlin is offline  
post #7769 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 08:37 AM
AVS Special Member
 
Bob McLaughlin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 1,535
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 58 Post(s)
Liked: 320
Quote:
Originally Posted by BornSlippyZ View Post

Hey guys/gals, there is a article here that lists some new Horror movies to watch in 2013. I commented that VHS2 should be in that list and I think you guys should comment what should be on that list.
I have my disagreements with some of those movies but mostly I like the list she has out there. It is cool that we can add our comments for those who want to dig a little deeper than those 10 movies, though.

"I'LL SHOW YOU THE LIFE OF THE MIND!!!" - Barton Fink
Bob McLaughlin is offline  
post #7770 of 14520 Old 10-25-2013, 08:57 AM
AVS Special Member
 
BornSlippyZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Minnesota!
Posts: 2,054
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 413 Post(s)
Liked: 423
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bob McLaughlin View Post

I have my disagreements with some of those movies but mostly I like the list she has out there. It is cool that we can add our comments for those who want to dig a little deeper than those 10 movies, though.
I agree the list isn't that bad and I hope I wasn't coming off as obtuse or mean in that thread. But this thread is a one stop shop for any Horror movie watching, with anything from mild to wild.cool.gif

October HorrorFest Participant
BornSlippyZ is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion



Forum Jump: 

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

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