Days of Terror: The October horror movie challenge


Green Day has woken up, September has ended and now it’s finally the month for spooky skeletons and candy. In honor of the greatest and scariest month of the year, The DePaulia is watching 31 horror films — most for the first time, but some for the first time in an incredibly long time.

Check back for daily updates and thoughts on the movies in the Days of Terror series.

The films:

  1. Nosferatu
  2. Scream
  3. Psycho
  4. “The Shining”
  5. “Rosemary’s Baby”
  6. “Freddy vs. Jason”
  7. “The Decent”
  8. “Halloween”
  9. “House of 1000 Corpses”
  10. “The Exorcist”
  11. “Texas Chainsaw Massacre”
  12. “Leprechaun: Back 2 Tha Hood”
  13. “The Evil Dead”
  14. “House of Wax”
  15. “The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari”
  16. “The People Under the Stairs”
  17. “Tusk”
  18. “Afflicted”
  19. “The Devil’s Rejects”
  20. “Kill List”
  21. “Sleepaway Camp”
  22. “Ganja and Hess”
  23. “It Follows”
  24. “The Devil’s Backbone”
  25. “The Fog”
  26. “Friday the 13th”
  27. “Tucker and Dale vs. Evil”
  28. “Jaws”
  29. “The Host”
  30. “Rec”
  31. “Thirst”