31 Days Of Horror 2013

So, for the third year in a row i've participated in this event in which you watch 1 horror film per day throughout October. Last year i had days that i simply had no idea what to watch, so this year i thought i'd make a list. I'll be organizing the list and rating the films as i go.
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1.
Eden Lake (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Refusing to let anything spoil their romantic weekend break, a young couple confront a gang of loutish youths with terrifyingly brutal consequences. (91 mins.)
Director: James Watkins
“ Watched 1st of October

Had a lot of classic "eye-roll" moments, nothing special, but at some points it was kinda kickass. 6½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
2.
Manhunt (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
The summer of 1974, four young people are all ambushed and left unconscious. They wake up deep in the woods with no one around but the sound of a hunting horn. (78 mins.)
Director: Patrik Syversen
“ Watched 2nd of October

Rather boring, though I wasn't expecting too much to begin with. Follows the exact pattern as all other films like it. 6/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
3.
The Signal (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A horror film told in three parts, from three perspectives, in which a mysterious transmission that turns people into killers invades every cell phone, radio, and television. (103 mins.)
“ Watched 3rd of October

Whoa! I went in not knowing or expecting anything, so I was really surprised to find that I absolutely loved this one. One of my new favourites, for sure. 10/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
4.
The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
After a family is forced to relocate for their son's health, they begin experiencing supernatural behavior in their new home, and uncover a sinister history. (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Cornwell
“ Watched 4th of October

I've always hated ghost movies, but I really liked this one. A lot of nice jump-scares, though most of them predictable. A good watch. 8/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
5.
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
“ Watched 5th of October

A tiny bit overrated, but as an idea, I really like it, I've always liked films like this. The execution could have been better, it was a bit slow to start with but in the end it got more interesting. Overall it was a great watch. 8/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
6.
All the Boys Love Mandy Lane (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A group of high-schoolers invite Mandy Lane, an innocent, desirable girl, to a weekend party on a secluded ranch. While the festivities rage on, the number of revelers begins to drop mysteriously. (90 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Levine
“ Watched 6th of October

Surprisingly, it was really good, it's been a long time since I last watched a slasher, and I gotta say it's good to be back. Loved the ending, which is something that happens rarely. 8½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
7.
[Rec] (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying. (78 mins.)
“ Watched 7th of October

[Rec] will always be my favourite zombie-film. 10/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
8.
[Rec] 2 (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
In order to ascertain the current situation inside, a supposed medical officer and a GEO team step into the quarantined and ill-fated apartment building. (85 mins.)
“ Watched 8th of October

Almost as good as the first one. 9½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
9.
April Fool's Day (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Nine college students staying at a friend's remote island mansion begin to fall victim to an unseen murderer over the April Fool's Day weekend. (89 mins.)
Director: Fred Walton
“ Watched 9th of October

Surprisingly I actually really liked it, I didn't expect much from an 80's slasher, so I really was surprised, I'd say it's a must-see. 8½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
10.
The Crazies (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
About the inhabitants of a small Iowa town suddenly plagued by insanity and then death after a mysterious toxin contaminates their water supply. (101 mins.)
Director: Breck Eisner
“ Watched 10th of October

I've always loved the idea of a ragevirus in a horror film, and I think it's a good remake, which is rare. 9/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
11.
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A former child star torments her paraplegic sister in their decaying Hollywood mansion. (134 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ Watched 11th of October

Just an amazing classic about extreme sibling rivalry, and descending into madness. So intense it scared the living hell out of me. 9½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
12.
Silent Hill (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A woman goes in search for her daughter within the confines of a strange, desolate town called Silent Hill. (125 mins.)
Director: Christophe Gans
“ Watched 12th of October

The story was just.. well, bad. I liked the visuals, music and costume design though, I think that might have saved this film from me just entirely trashing it. I've never had the pleasure to play the games, but I'd really like to. 6½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
13.
A Horrible Way to Die (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
An escaped murderer is in pursuit of his ex-girlfriend, who has fled to start a new life in a small town. (87 mins.)
Director: Adam Wingard
“ Watched 13th of October

An OK one, not bad, just boring. Pretty forgettable, wouldn't watch again. 5/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
14.
Martyrs (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity. (99 mins.)
Director: Pascal Laugier
“ Watched 14th of October

People aren't lying, when they say it's a masterpiece, I gotta say I really liked it. I went in saying "Nothing about this film is going to get to me." Well, something did. 9½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
15.
28 Days Later... (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary. (113 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
“ Watched 15th of October

Well, it's still one of my favourite zombie-films. 9/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
16.
The Old Dark House (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Seeking shelter from a storm, five travelers are in for a bizarre and terrifying night when they stumble upon the Femm family estate. (72 mins.)
Director: James Whale
“ Watched 16th of October

Oh, the time when horror had style, I just love watching old horrors, even when they're completely ridiculous, they're still better than most modern horror films. A classic, will definitely watch again. 9/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
17.
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall. (127 mins.)
“ Watched 17th of October

Ok, here goes; I know I'm going to get hated on by some people for this.. Yeah, it's a classic, but come on; it sucks, everything about it sucks and it's WAY overrated. It's so bad it's not even funny, it's not even camp. 3/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
18.
Severance (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
During a team-building retreat in the mountains a group of sales representatives are hunted down one by one. (96 mins.)
“ Watched 18th of October

A great horror comedy without trying too hard. Totally loved it. 9½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
19.
Eraserhead (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child. (89 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ Watched 19th of October

Fantastic! I loved it so much, Lynch is a freaking genius. 10/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
20.
Absentia (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A woman and her sister begin to link a mysterious tunnel to a series of disappearances, including that of her own husband. (87 mins.)
Director: Mike Flanagan
“ Watched 20th of October

I liked the story, really loved the fact that the jumpscares were unpredictable and no sound effects were used with them, not many movies can make the scares scary without them. 9/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
21.
Deep Red (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
After witnessing the murder of a famous psychic, a musician teams up with a feisty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen assailant bent on keeping a dark secret buried. (126 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
“ Watched 21st of October

For me, the music saved this one, absolutely loved the music. 6½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
22.
The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
In an abandoned house in Poughkeepsie, New York murder investigators uncover hundreds of tapes showing decades of a serial killer's work. (86 mins.)
“ Watched 22nd of October

Since I've always liked found-footage horror and documentary horror, I also liked this one. 8/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
23.
Wind Chill (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Two college students share a ride home for the holidays, but when they break down on a deserted stretch of road, they are preyed upon by the ghosts of people who have died there. (91 mins.)
Director: Gregory Jacobs
“ Watched 23rd of October

Boring, boring, boring. 2/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
24.
Cloverfield (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A group of friends venture deep into the streets of New York on a rescue mission during a rampaging monster attack. (85 mins.)
Director: Matt Reeves
“ Watched 24th of October

Surprisingly enough, I absolutely loved it, me being not a big fan of scifi, didn't expect much, and i was pleasently surprised. 9½/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
25.
The Midnight Meat Train (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A photographer, Leon's obsessive pursuit of dark subject matter leads him into the path of a serial killer, Mahogany, the subway murderer who stalks late night commuters, ultimately butchering them in the most gruesome ways imaginable. (98 mins.)
“ Watched 25th of October

A boring movie to begin with, the "twists" at the end were predictable and lame. 3/10 ” - OctoberOfDead
 
26.
Botched (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
During a heist in Russia, a professional thief finds himself dealing with serial killers, insane hostages, double-crossing psycho Russian hardmen and the real possibility of a horrible death. (95 mins.)
Director: Kit Ryan
 
27.
Fire in the Sky (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
An Arizona logger mysteriously disappears for five days in an alleged encounter with a flying saucer in 1975. (109 mins.)
 
28.
Pathology (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A group of medical students devise a deadly game: to see which one of them can commit the perfect murder. (95 mins.)
 
29.
The Bay (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Chaos breaks out in a small Maryland town after an ecological disaster occurs. (84 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
 
30.
V/H/S/2 (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his house and find collection of VHS tapes. Viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be dark motives behind the student's disappearance. (96 mins.)
 
31.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. (100 mins.)
Director: Jim Sharman
“ Watched 31st of October

As a tradition I watch it every Halloween, and it never seizes to amaze me. 10/10 ” - OctoberOfDead