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WATCH A FILM IN 6 OF THE FOLLOWING DECADES: (12/14)

  • 1890 - The Astronomer's Dream (1898) (YT)- 7/1
  • 1900 - The Impossible Voyage (1904) (YT)- 7/1
  • 1910 - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1912) (YT)- 7/1
  • 1920 - The Hands of Orlac (aka Orlacs Hande) (1924) (YT)- 7/1
  • 1930 - Son of Kong (1933) (MAX)- 7/2
  • 1940 - The Ape (50 Movie Pack Horror Classics - Disc 5) (1940) (D)- 7/3
  • 1950 - Godzilla Raids Again (Gojira no gyakushu) (1955) (MAX)- 7/3
  • 1960 - Mothra (Mosura) (Tubi)- 7/5
  • 1970 - Space Amoeba (Gezora, Ganime, Kameba: Kessen! Nankai no daikaijû) (1970) (BD)- 7/11
  • 1980 - Godzilla 1985 (1985) (TUBI)- 7/11
  • 1990 - Predator 2 (1990) (BD)- 7/16
  • 2000 - Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (Gojira tai Megagirasu: Jî shômetsu sakusen) (2000)- 7/11
  • 2010 - Monsters (2010) (HULU)
  • 2020 - Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021)

WATCH FILMS IN AT LEAST TWO LANGUAGES OTHER THAN ENGLISH: (0/2)

  • First language - Japanese - Godzilla Minus One (2023) (Netflix)
  • Second language -

WATCH A FILM IN 6 OF THE FOLLOWING: (11/19)

  • Watch a MST3K/Rifftrax/Cinematic Titanic/Hosted version of a sci-fi/fantasy film - Last Drive in with Joe Bob Briggs - The Brain (1988/2023)- 7/7
  • Watch a film made on a low budget (ex. Corman or Castle movie) - Tower of London- 7/4
  • Watch a film based on a novel - Dune (4k)
  • Watch a film which was nominated for a Hugo or Saturn Award-
    • Hugo - Young Frankenstein (BD)
    • Saturn - Jurassic Park (BD)- 7/19
  • Watch a Documentary Feature (at least 40 minutes long) - KING KONG AND FRIENDS – GORILLAS, DINOSAURS & FANTASY CREASURE (TUBI)- 7/2
  • Watch a Film from the Criterion Collection (Doesn't have to be the Criterion Version) - The Mysterians (Chikyu Boeigun)- 7/5
  • Watch a film with commentary -
  • Watch a film and at least two sequels:-
    • Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon (BD)- 7/10
    • Transformers: Age of Extinction (BD)- 7/10
    • Transformers: Rise of the Beast (BD)- 7/10
  • Watch an animated film - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (BD)- 7/8
  • Watch a film with special effects by Ray Harryhausen - The Valley of Gwangi (DVD)- 7/4
  • Watch a film that takes place in the "future" but the year has already come and gone - Destroy All Monsters (Kaiju soshingeki) (1968)- 7/6
  • Watch a film and its remake/reboot -
    • Godzilla (Gojira)- 7/2
    • Godzilla (2014)
  • Watch a film about a LGBTQ+ person/topic or about POC/other minority groups -
  • Watch 60 minutes of Sci-Fi/Fantasy shorts (animated or non-animated) -

HE'S DEAD JIM. WATCH 4 OUT OF THE FOLLOWING, WRITTEN BY/INSPIRED BY/RELATED IN SOME WAY TO THE LATE: (11/16)

  • Barbara Rush - It Came from Outer Space - 7/1
  • Chris Gauthier - Stargate: The Ark of Truth- 7/8
  • Darren Kent - Dungeon's & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves- 7/18
  • Donald Sutherland - The Hunger Games (V)
  • Glynis Johns - Mary Poppins (D)- 7/15
  • Ian Gelder -
  • Jamie Christopher - Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
  • Jeff Burr - Tornado Warning (Alien Tornado) (2012) (TUBI)- 7/16
  • Julian Sands - Warlock (TUBI)
  • Kenneth Mitchel - Captain Marvel (BD)- 7/7
  • Mark Dodson - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (BD)- 7/14
  • Michael Gambon - Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (BD/UW)
  • Paul Reubens - Batman Returns (DVD)- 7/6
  • Peter Spellos - Men in Black II (DVD)- 7/16
  • Roger Corman - Lords of the Deep (TUBI)- 7/4
  • Tim McGovern - A Sound of Thunder (DVD)- 7/6

THANK THE MAKER. WATCH 3 OUT OF THE FOLLOWING, WRITTEN BY/INSPIRED BY/OR RELATED IN SOME WAY TO THE LATE: (6/6)

  • C.S. Lewis - Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (BD)- 7/17
  • Gene Roddenberry - Star Trek: First Contact (BD)- 7/11
  • H.G. Wells - War of the Worlds (1951)- 7/1
  • J.R.R. Tolkien - The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey- 7/9
  • Jules Verne - Journey to the Center of the Earth- 7/9
  • Stan Lee - Fantastic Four- 7/8

WATCH 10 FILMS DIRECTED/PRODUCED/WRITTEN BY: (11/18)

  • Fritz Lang - Woman in the Moon- 7/4
  • George Lucas - Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace- 7/14
  • George Melies - Knight of the snow (aka Le Chevalier des neiges)- 7/4
  • Guillermo del Tor - The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies- 7/9
  • Hayao Miyazaki - The Boy and the Heron (MAX)
  • J.J. Abrams - Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (UW)- 7/14
  • John Carpenter - Escape from New York (BD)- 7/7
  • Luc Besson - The Sixth Sense (BD)
  • M. Night Shyamalan - The Last Airbender (BD)
  • Michael Bay - Transformers: Age of Extinction (BD)- 7/10
  • Peter Jackson - The Frighteners (V)
  • Richard Fleischer - Conan: the Destroyer (NWI)- 7/8
  • Robert Zemeckis - Contact (BD)
  • Roger Corman - Forbidden World (HULU)- 7/4
  • Ron Howard - How the Grinch Stole Christmas (BD)
  • Sam Raimi - __Timecop)) (BD)
  • Stephen King - The Mist (DVD)
  • Stephen Sommers - G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (DVD)
  • Steven Spielberg - Bumblebee (BD)- 7/10
  • Terry Jones - Monty Python and the Holy Grail (DVD)- 7/18
  • Tim Burton - The Corpse Bride (BD)
  • Wachowskis, The - Speed Racer (BD/UW)

WATCH A FILM IN 3 OF THESE RATINGS: (2/11)

  • Unrated (pre-MPAA)- Godzilla: King of the Monsters! (1956)- 7/3
  • Approved -
  • G - Godzilla Raids Again (MAX)- 7/3
  • PG - Rodan (Sora no daikaiju Radon)-7/3
    • GP -
    • M -
  • PG-13 - Dune Part 2 (4K)
  • R -
  • NC-17 -
    • X (not porn!) -
    • Unrated -

WATCH A FILM IN 5 OF THE FOLLOWING SUB-GENRES: (3/10)

  • Action/Adventure - Damsel (NWI)- 7/14
  • Animation - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs-

-*Comedy - IF (Paramount)- 7/10

  • Crime/Film Noir/Mystery/Thriller -
  • Drama -
  • Family -
  • History/War/Western -
  • Horror - Martian Land (DVD/UW)
  • Music/Musical - Wonka- 7/15
  • Romance -

WATCH A FILM IN 10 SUB-GENRES: (2/21)

  • Alien invasion - Independence Day: Resurgence- 7/4
  • Alternate History -
  • Based on fairy tale -
  • Christmas in July - Miracle on 34th Street (1994) (BD)
  • Comic Book -
  • Disaster -
  • Dystopian Society -
  • High Fantasy - The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug- 7/9
  • Immortality -
  • Kaiju - Godzilla vs Kong (2023) (BD/UW)
  • Laser (death by or contains one) - Independence Day- 7/4
  • Mad Scientist - Frankenstein - 7/18
  • Mythology (Can be anybody's mythology) -
  • Paranormal -
  • Post-Apocalyptic -
  • Prehistoric - 65 (V)
  • Robot/Android -
  • Space Themed -
  • Superhero Themed -
  • Sword and Sorcery -
  • Time travel -

Not sure what qualifies? Check here for a description or even better: here.

WATCH A FILM STARRING 10 OF THESE CLASSIC ACTORS:

  • CLASSIC: (0/8)
  • Abbott & Costello - Abbott & Costello Meet the Invisible Man 7/11-
  • Bela Lugosi - The Ape Man- 7/3
  • Boris Karloff - Bride of Frankenstein-
  • Evelyn Ankers -
  • Lionel Atwill -
  • Lloyd Bridges -
  • Max von Sydow -
  • Vincent Price -
  • NEW: (2/13)
  • Jude Law - Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindewald- 7/12
  • Matt Damon - Titan AE (BD)
  • Robin Williams - Hook (BD)- 7/15

WATCH A FILM STARRING 10 OF THESE ACTORS/ACTRESSES: (0/20)

  • Andy Serkis - Inkheart (MAX/HULU)- 7/8
  • Chris Hemsworth - Men in Black International (DVD)- 7/19
  • Chris Pratt - Jurassic World (BD)- 7/19
  • Christopher Lloyd - The Addams Family- 7/18
  • Dame Maggie Smith - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (4k)- 7/17
  • Emma Thompson - Men in Black 3 (DVD)- 7/13
  • Hugh Jackman - Van Helsing (DVD)- 7/12
  • John Agar - Revenge of the Creature (BD)- 7/14
  • John Astin -
  • Keanu Reeves -
  • Kenneth Tobey - The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (DVD)-07 /5
  • Mara Corday - Tarantula- 7/5
  • Nancy Allen -
  • Patrick Stewart -
  • Peter Cullen - Transformers: Rise of the Beasts (BD)- 7/10
  • Peter Graves -
  • Ray Milland -
  • Sigourney Weaver -
  • Sir Ian McKellen -
  • Taika Waititi -

PERSONAL: (0/6)

  • Academy Award Nominee -
  • Anime -
  • Found Footage - Alien Abduction: Incident in Lake County
  • TV Movie -
  • TV Season - Star Trek Prodigy: Season 1 (NWI)-
  • TV Mini-Series - The Phantom - 7/6
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