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CHILDREN OF THE CORN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Children of the Corn (1984)
Episode 2: Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice
Episode 3: Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest
Episode 4: Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering
Episode 5: Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror

LEPRECHAUN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Leprechaun

LORD OF THE RINGS ANIMATED MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Hobbit (1977)
Episode 2: The Lord of the Rings (1978)
Episode 3: The Return of the King (1980)

LORD OF THE RINGS LIVE ACTION MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring
Episode 2: Lord of the Rings - The Two Towers

THE 2001 AND 2010 SPACE ODYSSEY RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: 2001: A Space Odyssey
Episode 2: 2010: The Year We Make Contact

ALIEN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Alien
Episode 2: Aliens
Episode 3: Alien 3
Episode 4: Alien: Resurrection
Episode 5: Prometheus

THE AVENGERS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Iron Man
Episode 2: The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Episode 3: Iron Man 2
Episode 4: Thor
Episode 5: Captain America: The First Avenger
Episode 6: The Avengers
Episode 7: Iron Man 3
Episode 8: Thor: The Dark World
Episode 9: Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Episode 10: Guardians of the Galaxy

AVENGERS - SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Nick Fury: Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Episode 2: Captain America (1979)
Episode 3: Captain America II: Death Too Soon
Episode 4: Captain America (1990)
Episode 5: Dr. Strange

BACK TO THE FUTURE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Back to the Future
Episode 2: Back to the Future Part II
Episode 3: Back to the Future Part III

BATMAN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Batman (1966)
Episode 2: Batman (1989)
Episode 3: Batman Returns
Episode 4: Batman : Mask of the Phantasm
Episode 5: Batman Forever
Episode 6: Batman and Robin
Episode 7: Batman Begins
Episode 8: The Dark Knight
Episode 9: The Dark Knight Rises

BLACK CHRISTMAS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Black Christmas (1974)
Episode 2: Black Christmas (2006)

BLADE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Blade
Episode 2: Blade II
Episode 3: Blade: Trinity

CARRIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Carrie (1976)
Episode 2: The Rage -- Carrie 2
Episode 3: Carrie (2002)
Episode 4: Carrie (2013)

CATWOMAN MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Catwoman

CHILD'S PLAY RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Child's Play
Episode 2: Child's Play 2
Episode 3: Child's Play 3
Episode 4: Bride of Chucky
Episode 5: Seed of Chucky
Episode 6: Curse of Chucky

DC HEROES RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Tank Girl
Episode 2: Constantine
Episode 3: Jonah Hex

DC HITMEN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Road to Perdition
Episode 2: A History of Violence
Episode 3: V For Vendetta
Episode 4: The Losers
Episode 5: Red
Episode 6: Red 2

DAREDEVIL & ELEKTRA RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Daredevil
Episode 2: Elektra

DIE HARD RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Detective
Episode 2: Die Hard
Episode 3: Die Hard 2: Die Harder
Episode 4: Die Hard with a Vengeance
Episode 5: Live Free or Die Hard
Episode 6: A Good Day to Die Hard

THE EVIL DEAD RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Evil Dead
Episode 2: Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn
Episode 4: Army of Darkness
Episode 5: Evil Dead

THE EXORCIST RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Exorcist
Episode 2: The Exorcist II: The Heretic
Episode 3: The Exorcist III
Episode 4: Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist
Episode 5: Exorcist: The Beginning

FANTASTIC FOUR MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Fantastic Four
Episode 2: Fantastic Four
Episode 3: Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

FINAL DESTINATION RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Final Destination
Episode 2: Final Destination 2
Episode 3: Final Destination 3
Episode 4: The Final Destination
Episode 5: Final Destination 5

FRIDAY THE 13TH RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Friday the 13th (1980)
Episode 2: Friday the 13th Part II
Episode 3: Friday the 13th Part 3 in 3-D
Episode 4: Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter
Episode 5: Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning
Episode 6: Friday the 13th Part 6: Jason Lives
Episode 7: Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood
Episode 8: Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan
Episode 9: Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday
Episode 10: Jason X
Episode 11: Freddy vs. Jason (Jason POV)
Episode 12: Friday the 13th (2009)
Episode 13: Friday the 13th Series Wrap-Up

FRIGHT NIGHT MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Fright Night (1985)
Episode 2: Fright Night Part 2
Episode 3: Fright Night (2011)
Episode 4: Fright Night 2: New Blood

G.I. JOE MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: G.I. Joe: The Movie
Episode 2: G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Episode 3: G.I. Joe: Retaliation

GHOST RIDER RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Ghost Rider
Episode 2: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance

GREEN LANTERN MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Green Lantern

GREMLINS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Gremlins
Episode 2: Gremlins 2: The New Batch

HALLOWEEN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Halloween (1978)
Episode 2: Halloween 2 (1981)
Episode 3: Halloween III: Season of the Witch
Episode 4: Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
Episode 5: Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers
Episode 6: Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers
Episode 7: Halloween H20: 20 Years Later
Episode 8: Halloween: Resurrection
Episode 9: Halloween (2007)
Episode 10: Halloween II (2009)

HANNIBAL LECTOR RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Manhunter
Episode 2: Silence of the Lambs
Episode 3: Hannibal
Episode 4: Red Dragon
Episode 5: Hannibal Rising

THE HULK RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Incredible Hulk (1977)
Episode 2: The Return of the Incredible Hulk (aka Death in the Family)
Episode 3: The Incredible Hulk Returns
Episode 4: Trial of the Incredible Hulk
Episode 5: Death of the Incredible Hulk
Episode 6: Hulk

THE HUMAN CENTIPEDE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Human Centipede: First Sequence
Episode 2: The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence)

INSIDIOUS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Insidious
Episode 2: Insidious: Chapter 2

JAMES BOND RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Dr. No
Episode 2: From Russia With Love
Episode 3: Goldfinger
Episode 4: Thunderball
Episode 5: Casino Royale (1967)
Episode 6: You Only Live Twice
Episode 7: On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Episode 8: Diamonds Are Forever
Episode 9: Live and Let Die
Episode 10: The Man with the Golden Gun
Episode 11: The Spy Who Loved Me
Episode 12: Moonraker
Episode 13: For Your Eyes Only
Episode 14: Octopussy
Episode 15: Never Say Never Again
Episode 16: A View to a Kill
Episode 17: The Living Daylights
Episode 18: License to Kill
Episode 19: Goldeneye
Episode 20: Tomorrow Never Dies
Episode 21: The World is not Enough
Episode 22: Die Another Day
Episode 23: Casino Royale (2006)
Episode 24: Quantum of Solace
Episode 25: Skyfall

JAWS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Jaws
Episode 2: Jaws 2
Episode 3: Jaws 3-D
Episode 4: Jaws: The Revenge

THE KARATE KID RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Karate Kid (1984)
Episode 2: The Karate Kid Part II
Episode 3: The Karate Kid Part III
Episode 4: The Next Karate Kid
Episode 5: The Karate Kid (2010)

THE LAWNMOWER MAN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Lawnmower Man
Episode 2: Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace

GEORGE A. ROMERO'S LIVING DEAD RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Episode 2: Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Episode 3: Day of the Dead (1985)
Episode 4: Land of the Dead
Episode 5: Diary of the Dead
Episode 6: Survival of the Dead

THE OFFICIAL LIVING DEAD REMAKES RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Episode 2: Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Episode 3: Day of the Dead (2008)

THE LOST BOYS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Lost Boys
Episode 2: The Lost Boys -- The Tribe
Episode 3: The Lost Boys -- The Thirst

THE MANGLER RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Mangler
Episode 2: The Mangler 2
Episode 3: The Mangler Reborn

MARTIN SCORSESE / LEONARDO DICAPRIO RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Gangs of New York
Episode 2: The Aviator
Episode 3: The Departed
Episode 4: Shutter Island
Episode 5: The Wolf of Wall Street

MARVEL COMICS MISFITS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Howard the Duck
Episode 2: Man-Thing
Episode 3: Kick-Ass
Episode 4: Kick-Ass 2

THE MATRIX RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Matrix
Episode 2: The Animatrix
Episode 3: The Matrix Reloaded
Episode 4: The Matrix Revolutions

NIGHT SHIFT RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Night Shift Collection: The Woman in the Room, The Boogeyman, and Disciples of the Crow
Episode 2: Cat's Eye
Episode 3: Graveyard Shift

A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Episode 2: A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge
Episode 3: A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 3: Dream Warriors
Episode 4: A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 4: The Dream Master
Episode 5: A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 5: The Dream Child
Episode 6: Freddy's Dead -- The Final Nightmare
Episode 7: Wes Craven's New Nightmare
Episode 8: Freddy vs Jason (Freddy POV)
Episode 9: A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)

PHILIP K DICK RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Blade Runner
Episode 2: Total Recall
Episode 3: Screamers
Episode 4: Impostor
Episode 5: Minority Report
Episode 6: Paycheck
Episode 7: A Scanner Darkly
Episode 8: Next
Episode 9: The Adjustment Bureau

PLANET OF THE APES RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Planet of the Apes (1968)
Episode 2: Beneath the Planet of the Apes
Episode 3: Escape from the Planet of the Apes
Episode 4: Conquest of the Planet of the Apes
Episode 5: Battle for the Planet of the Apes
Episode 6: Planet of the Apes (2001)
Episode 7: Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Episode 8: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

POLTERGEIST RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Poltergeist
Episode 2: Poltergeist 2
Episode 3: Poltergeist 3

PREDATOR RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Predator
Episode 2: Predator 2
Episode 3: Alien vs Predator
Episode 4: Aliens vs Predator: Requiem
Episode 5: Predators

PSYCHO RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Psycho (1960)
Episode 2: Psycho 2
Episode 3: Psycho 3
Episode 4: Bates Motel
Episode 5: Psycho IV: The Beginning
Episode 6: Psycho (1998)

THE PUNISHER RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Punisher (1989)
Episode 2: The Punisher (2004)
Episode 3: Punisher: War Zone

RAMBO RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: First Blood
Episode 2: Rambo - First Blood Part II
Episode 3: Rambo III
Episode 4: Rambo

RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Return of the Living Dead
Episode 2: Return of the Living Dead Part II
Episode 3: Return of the Living Dead 3
Episode 4: Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis
Episode 5: Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave

RIDDICK RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Pitch Black
Episode 2: The Chronicles of Riddick
Episode 3: Riddick

ROB ZOMBIE'S HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES & THE DEVIL'S REJECTS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: House of 1,000 Corpses
Episode 2: The Devil's Rejects

ROBOCOP RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Robocop (1987)
Episode 2: Robocop 2
Episode 3: Robocop 3
Episode 4: Robocop Prime Directives: Dark Justice
Episode 5: Robocop Prime Directives: Meltdown
Episode 6: Robocop Prime Directives: Resurrection
Episode 7: Robocop Prime Directives: Crash and Burn
Episode 8: Robocop (2014)

ROCKY RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Rocky
Episode 2: Rocky II
Episode 3: Rocky III
Episode 4: Rocky IV
Episode 5: Rocky V
Episode 6: Rocky Balboa

'SALEM'S LOT RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Salem's Lot (1979)
Episode 2: A Return to Salem's Lot
Episode 3: 'Salem's Lot (2004)

SAW RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Saw
Episode 2: Saw II
Episode 3: Saw III
Episode 4: Saw IV
Episode 5: Saw V
Episode 6: Saw VI
Episode 7: Saw 3-D

SCREAM RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Scream
Episode 2: Scream 2
Episode 3: Scream 3
Episode 4: Scream 4

THE SHINING RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Shining (1980)
Episode 2: The Shining (1997)

SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Silent Night, Deadly Night
Episode 2: Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2
Episode 3: Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 3: Better Watch Out!S
Episode 4: Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 4: Initiation
Episode 5: Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 5: The Toy Maker
Episode 6: Silent Night

SIMON PEGG/NICK FROST RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Shaun of the Dead
Episode 2: Hot Fuzz
Episode 3: The World's End
Episode 4: Paul
Episode 5: Attack the Block

SOMETIMES THEY COME BACK RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Sometimes They Come Back
Episode 2: Sometimes They Come Back...Again
Episode 3: Sometimes They Come Back...For More

SPEED RACER RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Speed Racer

SPIDER-MAN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Spider-Man (1977)
Episode 2: Spider-Man: The Dragon's Challenge
Episode 3: Spider-Man (2002)
Episode 4: Spider-Man 2
Episode 5: Spider-Man 3
Episode 6: The Amazing Spider-Man
Episode 7: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

STAR TREK RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
Episode 2: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kahn
Episode 3: Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
Episode 4: Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Episode 5: Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
Episode 6: Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Episode 7: Star Trek: Generations
Episode 8: Star Trek: First Contact
Episode 9: Star Trek: Insurrection
Episode 10: Star Trek: Nemesis
Episode 11: Star Trek (2009)
Episode 12: Star Trek Into Darkness

THE STEVEN SPIELBERG ALIEN RETROSPECTIVE SERIES RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Episode 2: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Episode 3: War of the Worlds (2005)

SUPERMAN MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Superman and the Mole Men
Episode 2: Superman
Episode 3: Superman II
Episode 4: Superman III
Episode 5: Supergirl
Episode 6: Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
Episode 7: Steel
Episode 8: Superman Returns
Episode 9: Man of Steel

SWAMP THING RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Swamp Thing
Episode 2: The Return of Swamp Thing

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Episode 2: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
Episode 3: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III
Episode 4: TMNT
Episode 5: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)

TERMINATOR RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Terminator
Episode 2: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Episode 3: Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
Episode 4: Terminator Salvation

THE TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Episode 2: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
Episode 3: Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3
Episode 4: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation
Episode 5: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
Episode 6: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning
Episode 7: Texas Chainsaw 3D

THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The Thing From Another World
Episode 2: The Thing (1982)
Episode 3: The Thing (2011)

TRANSFORMERS MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Transformers: The Movie
Episode 2: Transformers
Episode 3: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Episode 4: Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Episode 4: Transformers: Age of Extinction

TRON RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Tron
Episode 2: Tron Legacy

STEPHEN KING'S TRUCKS RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Maximum Overdrive
Episode 2: Trucks

28 DAYS/WEEKS LATER RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: 28 Days Later
Episode 2: 28 Weeks Later

THE X-FILES MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: The X-Files: Fight The Future
Episode 2: The X-Files: I Want To Believe

X-MEN MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE SERIES

Episode 1: Generation X
Episode 2: X-Men
Episode 3: X2: X-Men United
Episode 4: X-Men: The Last Stand
Episode 5: X-Men Origins: Wolverine
Episode 6: X-Men: First Class
Episode 7: The Wolverine
Episode 8: X-Men: Days of Future Past

INDIVIDUAL REVIEWS

Bonus Donation PodcastSpeed Racer
Episode 42Godzilla (2014)
Episode 41Fight Club
Episode 40The Lords of Salem
Episode 39Pacific Rim
Bonus Donation PodcastWorld War Z
Episode 38Drag Me to Hell
Episode 37New Year's Evil
Episode 36Trick 'R' Treat
Episode 35The Cabin in the Woods
Episode 34Cowboys & Aliens
Bonus Donation PodcastDeep Blue Sea
Facebook Exclusive 1The Social Network
Episode 33Scott Pilgrim vs the World
San Diego Comic Con Exclusive 2010I Know Who Killed Me
Episode 32Inception
Episode 31The Human Centipede (First Sequence)
Episode 30Iron Man 2
Episode 29Avatar
Episode 28My Name is Bruce
Episode 27Fanboys
Episode 26The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Episode 25My Bloody Valentine 3-D
Episode 24Slumdog Millionaire
Episode 23Burn After Reading
Episode 22The X-Files - I Want to Believe
Episode 21The Now Playing Christmas Special
Episode 20The Day The Earth Stood Still
Episode 19Punisher-War Zone
Episode 18WALL-E
Episode 17Twilight
Episode 16James Bond--Quantum of Solace
Episode 15Madagascar 2: Escape 2 Africa
Episode 1421
Episode 13Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Episode 12Tropic Thunder
Episode 11Pineapple Express
Episode 10The Midnight Meat Train
Episode 9The Dark Knight
Episode 8The Incredible Hulk
Episode 7Iron Man
Episode 6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Episode 5Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
Episode 4Fever Pitch
Episode 3Hostel 2
Episode 228 Weeks Later
Episode 1Spider-Man 3
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