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New To This Community, first time post :)

I first must say that I think this is a wonderful livejournal community!
I saw this as a previous post, so I decided to do the same because I liked it. (hope this doesn't bug anyone)

Name: Mark
Age: 20

1_ What is Your Favorite Horror Film or Which Horror Film Has Stood Out Most in Your Memory. Why?

Very tough. Well, THIS week I'd have to say the original Carnival of Souls. I am very impressed that it was so well made given the incredibly low budget. It also fascinates me that an industrial film maker made the film too. The film has a very eerie atmosphere which really pulls me in.

2_ Name Your Top 15 Horror Films: (not in any particular order)

1. Nightmare on Elm Street
2. Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things.
3. Halloween
4. I Spit on Your Grave
5. Tourist Trap
6. Texas Chainsaw Massacre
7. Dawn of The Dead/ Night of the Living Dead
8. The Blair Witch Project
9. The Shinning
10.Carnival of Souls
11.Messiah of Evil
12. Suspiria
13. The Exorcist
14. Cube
15. Hellraiser

3_ Favorite Horror Scores/Composers: I like the music for Suspiria/ My Little Eye

4_ Recent Horror In Your Life and Your Thoughts On Each:
a) Last Horror Film Seen in Theater? Halloween Remake. Crap.
b) Last Horror Film Seen at Home? Carnival of Souls. An oldie, but a goodie.

5_ Favorite Director(s):
a) Non-Horror Directors: Gondry. Almodovar. Bunuel.
b) Horror Directors: Argento, Fulci, Romero.

6_ State Your Thoughts on the Horror Cinema to be Produced in the Following Countries and Name One to Three Favourite Film For Each Country:
American: The Shining (I don't like America...or the movies we have been making since 2000)
British: 28 days later ( Don't know much about British horror)
German: Metropolis (okay NOT so much horror...but very avant garde)
Asian: Battle Royale (Trend Setters for horror...though I am SO over asian horror)
Italian: Zombie (They know how to do it right)
Spanish, Mexican: The exterminating Angel (Don't know too much)
French: Funny Games?
Anywhere Else: My Little Eye (Canada)

7_ Which Era is Your Favourite For Horror and Which Era do You Believe Generated the Best of Horror? Discuss: My favorite era or genre of horror is def. slasher films and zombie films. I feel like there is more creativity available in those types of films. When you run into supernatural horror, you get CGI vomit, and big budgets.

8_ First Horror Movie You Remember Seeing?
Nightmare on Elm Street!!!! I was 2!

9_ Five Favorite Non-Horror Movies? Discuss Each.
Kill Bill. What's not to love about Kill Bill?
Return of the Jedi. Jedi Boots!
Elvira Mistress of the Dark. I just love her.
2001: Space oddyssey ( Does Sci-Fi count as horror? ) SPACE SUITS and MOD MOD MOD
The Time Machine (Original). Everything.
Me and You and Everyone We know. Great story. Great music. Great everything.
Devil Wears Prada. I really like fashion.

10_Three Favorite Guilty Pleasure Horror Movies, The Ones You Know Are Terrible But Love Anyway:

Stigmata, Scream, Resident Evil.

11_Favorite Genre Actors/Actresses:
Sarah Michelle Geller, Tippi Hedren, Patricia Arquette, Jake Gyllenhal.

12_ The Worst of The Worst.
a) Name and Discuss in Detail the Three Horror Films You Consider to be Most Over Rated:
ANYTHING past the year 2001. hahahahah (The Ring, The Grudge, Saw)

b) Name and Discuss in Detail the Three Horror Films Which You Consider to be the Absolute Direst Z Grade Junk:
HAH! Frankenhooker.
Blood Of the Beast.
April Fools Day.
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