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41. Halloween 2007
42. The Gate
43. Frankenstein's Army
44. The Cannibal Man. FTV.
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46. Fright Night
47. Monster House
48. Freddy vs Jason
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You're killing it this year. Do you ever sleep?

I don't watch any TV except movies. Very rarely do I do regular TV stuff and on the weekends I stay up pretty late. Wife and kid go to sleep at 8pm most nights so it's not too hard to get them in. 16 hours of the weekend went to movies and I'll be fighting sleep at my desk in an hour or so.
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Could you see it well? I saw it in a movie theater when it came out and it was dark i couldnt see half of what was happening.
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I don't watch any TV except movies. Very rarely do I do regular TV stuff and on the weekends I stay up pretty late. Wife and kid go to sleep at 8pm most nights so it's not too hard to get them in. 16 hours of the weekend went to movies and I'll be fighting sleep at my desk in an hour or so.
People outside of this forum don't appreciate the commitment, and sacrifice, we do to get in as many movies in October.
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Still dealing with the worst s-storm of my life but trying to make time for my favorite time of year as well

The Hole - 2 1/2 basement zombies
I enjoyed this one more before the reveal played out at which point I felt a bit underwhelmed. Still a fun movie that felt a bit more classic non-R scary which was refreshing.

Cold Prey - 4 slasher zombies
I really liked this one, felt like what a slasher should be but just isn't anymore.
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Hey guys, I've been keeping up with my movie viewing (just barely) but I haven't had time to write up the reviews. I'll keep 'em quick today

17. Cockneys Vs. Zombies (FTV)
A construction crew in London's rough-and-tumble East End release a zombie apocalypse from an ancient tomb, while two well-meaning but bumbling brothers attempt to rob a bank to save their grandfather's old folks home from the wrecking ball. Aside from occasional difficulties understanding what the cockneys were saying, this movie was a gore-riffic blast. My personal favorite scene was the old man in the walker being chased by a slowly staggering zombie. Rare movie that actually delivers on the promise of fun in the title.

4 out of 5 stars.





18. First Man Into Space (FTV)
The first man to fly into space is feared dead, but in fact has returned and has mutated into a lumpy, bloodthirsty monster. A little better than the usual by-the-numbers late 1950's story, with plenty of unintended laughs. Most hilarious part is the non-reaction of the military commander to the news of his brother's supposed death in space.

3 out of 5 stars.





19. Village of the Damned (1960)
The classic creepy smart kids film, where several mothers in a small English town simultaneously give birth to a race of super-smart kids with psychokinetic powers. Most viewers will remember the eerie glowing eye effects that are used any time the children use their mental powers, an effect that's still quite effective to this day. Journeyman actor George Sanders gives another great performance as the scientist that no one will listen to until it's too late. This film spawned decent sequels and remakes, but none have managed to live up to the original.

4 out of 5 stars.





Bob's October 2014 Horror Movie List
FTV denotes first time viewing
1. From Beyond The Grave (FTV) 3/5
2. Bad Dreams (FTV) 3.5/5
3. Bug (1975) (FTV) 2/5
4. The Sacrament (FTV) 3.5/5
5. The Funhouse (FTV) 4/5
6. The Atomic Submarine (FTV) 4/5
7. 13 Sins (FTV) 4/5
8. Tales from the Darkside: The Movie 3.5/5
9. Stir of Echoes 4.5/5
10. Dead Snow 3.5/5
11. The Hole (FTV) 4/5
12. Shivers (FTV) 3.5/5
13. Resolution (FTV) 4/5
14. Big Ass Spider! (FTV) 3/5
15. Jug Face (FTV) 2.5/5
16. The Hand (FTV) 3/5
17. Cockneys Vs. Zombies (FTV) 4/5
18. First Man Into Space (FTV) 3/5
19. Village of the Damned (1960) 4/5
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I watched "Chasing the Devil" on Hulu+ last night. It's another indie "possession" film and not bad at all. Three and half protective amulets. Rachel Nichols fans might like to see "P2" which is also on Hulu+.

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I saw Annabelle with my daughter last saturday, at the risk of sounding blasphemous, I think I liked it as much as The Conjuring. Some good scares for a PG13... And a strange thing happened during the movie, at the beginning I found the lead actress cute at best, and at the end I thought she was really really hot!
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I thought it was also the perfect time to delve into Penny Dreadful so I blind bought the first season on Blu-ray. What a gorgeous (so to speak!) and well acted show! I literally can't wait for season 2, I have only 2 more episodes to watch. The Strain's producers should watch it just to compare to their version of "the Master" - and medidate
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A little off-topic, but more on the light side, my daughters did a Monster Cereals review for Halloween...which one was your favorite?
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Still dealing with the worst s-storm of my life but trying to make time for my favorite time of year as well

The Hole - 2 1/2 basement zombies
I enjoyed this one more before the reveal played out at which point I felt a bit underwhelmed. Still a fun movie that felt a bit more classic non-R scary which was refreshing.

Cold Prey - 4 slasher zombies
I really liked this one, felt like what a slasher should be but just isn't anymore.
Hang in there!!

I liked Cold Prey as well. Nothing ground breaking but a good HARD edge to it.
Cold Prey two is not as good but still worth a look and has a similar feel.
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Hey guys, I've been keeping up with my movie viewing (just barely) but I haven't had time to write up the reviews. I'll keep 'em quick today

17. Cockneys Vs. Zombies (FTV)
A construction crew in London's rough-and-tumble East End release a zombie apocalypse from an ancient tomb, while two well-meaning but bumbling brothers attempt to rob a bank to save their grandfather's old folks home from the wrecking ball. Aside from occasional difficulties understanding what the cockneys were saying, this movie was a gore-riffic blast. My personal favorite scene was the old man in the walker being chased by a slowly staggering zombie. Rare movie that actually delivers on the promise of fun in the title.

4 out of 5 stars.



Lol! One of my favorite funny scenes of all time. Cassic use of Shamblers and a senior in a walker. Actually, I enjoyed the way seniors were used in this and totally agree the movie lived up to the title!! How many times do we see an intriguing title and then it is not the movie the title suggests it be??

Last night I did Cabin Fever, Patient Zero 2014 (FTV) Bit of a mixed bag for me on this one. Some of the characters were convincing and some not. About the time I came to view the movie as more of a tongue and cheek entry the tone switched around to more typical 2014 horror. Still there was just enough here to make it a fairly enjoyable 90 minutes and Jilliam Murray is in the running for Horrorfest hottie for 2014.

This movie has -
Not very sexy, but funny, cat fight.
Lots of blood puking.
Lots of puss.
A scene that will "go down" as one of the more EWWWW, but funny, scenes I have viewed in a while.

Favorite line - "Jenny is not feeling well."

3 will never have foreplay again Zombies


Cabo’s 2014Octoberfest movies

1- Dead before Dawn (FTV) .5 Pathetically Bad Zombies

2- Piranha 2010 4 Swimming Zombies

3- Screamers – the hunting (FTV) 3 Walking Dead, Laurie look alike Zombies

4- AFFLICTED (FTV) 2 One night standregretting Zombies

5- Eden Lake3 pen knife wielding Zombies

6- GODZILLA 2000 (FTV) 3 Godzilla never gets old Zombies

7- Friday the 13th, Jason takes Manhattan (FTV) 3Kane Hodder Zombies

8- The Quiet Ones (FTV) 3 Zombies armed with hair pins

9- Brotherhood of the Wolf (FTV) 2.75 Frenchy Zombies

10- MIMIC 3.5 Zombie bugs

11- ROGUE 3.75 AussieZombies (FTV)

12- Hellbenders 2.5finger chomping Zombies (FTV)

13- Resident Evil 4.5Zombies with bad teeth

14- Grave Encounters(FTV) 3 rat eating Zombies

15- Under the Skin (FTV)3.5 uncircumcised Zombies

16- Paranormal Activity,the marked ones (FTV) 2.5

17- Friday the 13thPart VII The New Blood (FTV) 3 Cheesy Zombies

18- 49ers 17, Denver 42(FTV) 1 injury riddled Zombie

19- Cabin Fever – PatientZero (FTV) 3 never going to have foreplay again Zombies

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A little off-topic, but more on the light side, my daughters did a Monster Cereals review for Halloween...which one was your favorite?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BdoYNc37VoQ
I need to head to Target and get my FrankenBerry fix! Cool video and I find your daughters more informative than the local news people here!

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