Halloween 2112 Movie Marathon

Each year at halloween my girlfriend and I spend 4 days !2 Weekends) watching great movies. Each day has EIGHT movies. I try to make each day a seperate mood, building in intensity from day one through day four. Not for Kids. Last year was a blast. I wait all year for this scare fest
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1.
The Blob (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An alien lifeform consumes everything in its path as it grows and grows. (86 mins.)
“ Day one; Movie One- classic Cheese
They spend more time convincing the adults than fighting an easily avoided monster, OVERRATED ” - murraldo17
 
2.
The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A noted professor and his dim-witted apprentice fall prey to their inquiring vampires, while on the trail of the ominous damsel in distress. (108 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Day One : Movie 2
Has not aged well, kinda silly and camp. Neither funny nor scary. ” - murraldo17
 
3.
The Thing with Two Heads (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
A rich but racist man is dying and hatches an elaborate scheme for transplanting his head onto another man's body... (91 mins.)
Director: Lee Frost
“ Day One : Movie 3
Much better and more serious than you'd think ” - murraldo17
 
4.
Shock Waves (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Visitors to a remote island discover that a reclusive Nazi commandant has been breeding a group of Zombie soldiers. (85 mins.)
Director: Ken Wiederhorn
“ Day one : Movie 4
Creepy and effective use of location, be afraid of underwater nazi zombies! ” - murraldo17
 
5.
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
A teenage girl once possessed by a demon finds that it still lurks within her. Meanwhile, a priest investigates the death of the girl's exorcist. (118 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
“ Day One : Movie 5
Not as bad as I expected, but enough cheese and ham for a dozen deli trays ” - murraldo17
 
6.
Infra-Man (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Princess Dragon Mom and her mutant army have arisen, and only Inframan can stop them! (88 mins.)
Director: Shan Hua
“ Day one : Movie 6 ” - murraldo17
 
7.
Don't Deliver Us from Evil (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Anne and Lore, neighbors and best friends, barely into their teens, board at a convent school where they have taken a vow to sin and to serve Satan... (102 mins.)
Director: Joël Séria
“ Day one : Movie 7
Not a silly TnA fest, Dark and disturbing, especially to devout Catholics. Great unexpected ending. ” - murraldo17
 
8.
Terror at Orgy Castle (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A young couple on a European vacation get mixed up with a countess and a hunchbacked servant at a castle where black masses are held. (63 mins.)
“ Day one : Movie 8 !time for bed)
Realllllly low budget euro-porn. ” - murraldo17
 
9.
The Night of the Hunter (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery. (92 mins.)
“ Day two : Movie 1
Very atmospheric, lotsa hymns, reminded me a lot of my old grandma
slow and eerie ” - murraldo17
 
10.
Black Sunday (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A vengeful witch and her fiendish servant return from the grave and begin a bloody campaign to possess the body of the witch's beautiful look-alike descendant. Only the girl's brother and a handsome doctor stand in her way. (87 mins.)
Director: Mario Bava
“ Day two : Movie 2
Barbara Steele was great, very dark and ominous. ” - murraldo17
 
11.
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A young couple move into an apartment, only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins to control her life. (137 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ day 2 movie3
Great movie, builds slowly and carefully to a great and memorable finale. (WOW are Mia Farrow's dresses ugly) ” - murraldo17
 
12.
Eyes Without a Face (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A surgeon causes an accident which leaves his daughter disfigured, and goes to extremes to give her a new face. (90 mins.)
Director: Georges Franju
“ day two : movie 4
Tense and horrific medical/existential thriller. There is an operation scene that i shan't forget soon ” - murraldo17
 
13.
The Haunting (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind. (112 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ day two : movie5
Small cast, very smartly made, great sets. Twice as good as the remake ” - murraldo17
 
14.
The Wicker Man (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A police sergeant is sent to a Scottish island village in search of a missing girl whom the townsfolk claim never existed. Stranger still are the rites that take place there. (88 mins.)
Director: Robin Hardy
“ day two : movie 6
WATCH THE RESTORED VERSION!!
Unique, gentle, poetic, musical, bawdy, dark and organic. ” - murraldo17
 
15.
The Plague of the Zombies (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Young workers are dying because of a mysterious epidemic in a little village in Cornwall. Doctor Thompson... (91 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
“ day two : movie 7
Colorful pre-Romero JuJu Zombies in Victorian Cornwall. They don't like brains! Above average Hammer fare ” - murraldo17
 
16.
Black Christmas (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
During their Christmas break, a group of sorority girls are stalked by a stranger. (98 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
“ day two : movie 8
Hard to watch an original Slasher classic without thinking of all of it's imitators. Boy can that Margot Kidder swear! ” - murraldo17
 
17.
Tenebre (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book. (101 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
“ day 3 movie 1
Loved the music, upbeat tempo of movie, violent and very bloody, great ending! ” - murraldo17
 
18.
The Day of the Beast (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A Catholic priest teams up with a Black Metal fan and an Italian connoisseur of the occult, to prevent the birth of the beast and the end of the world. (103 mins.)
“ day 3 movie 2
Fast paced Evil Deadish spanish movie grows a little tiresome in second half and the ending left me confused but overall pretty good. ” - murraldo17
 
19.
House (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A schoolgirl and six of her classmates travel to her aunt's country home, which tries to devour the girls in bizarre ways. (88 mins.)
“ day 3 movie 3
Imagine a live action saturday morning Japanese TV show aimed at 14 yr olds in which everyone, writer as well, is on Acid. Not fer me. ” - murraldo17
 
20.
Lunacy (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A man takes up residence with a mysterious marquis and is soon persuaded to enter into an asylum for preventative therapy. Things are not what they seem, and the marquis may be even more sinister than what the young man may've predicted. (118 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
“ day 3 movie 4
Not a movie for vegetarians. Raw meat ballet.
very obscene and blasphemous
For anyone who has been a mental patient, this movie will enthrall you. Wow, I loved it, but not for all ” - murraldo17
 
21.
The Ring (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone in a week of viewing it. (115 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ day 3 movie 5
A little slower and more obvious than i remembered, an above average movie, best part is at end of movie ” - murraldo17
 
22.
Session 9 (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back. (100 mins.)
Director: Brad Anderson
“ day 3 movie6
Creeeeeeepy! very atmospheric and spine tingling,
enjoyed very much ” - murraldo17
 
23.
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An insurance investigator begins discovering that the impact a horror writer's books have on his fans is more than inspirational. (95 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
“ day3 movie7
Good 90's movie, has a very stephen king feel to it. Carpenter's last gem ” - murraldo17
 
24.
1408 (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror. (104 mins.)
“ day 3 movie 8
Starts well, I like John cusack. Tale of evil hotel room takes a misturn in loud special effects second half. Bad Hollywood ending.
worst movie so far ” - murraldo17