SEQUEL SEPTEMBER: A #MonthOfDread Celebrating the Best Horror Movie Follow-Ups
It’s been over a year since Dread Central dropped our first 31-Day horror challenge. You know what I’m talking about; those lists of daily genre flicks that are a staple of the Halloween season. We didn’t know why monthly movie challenges were, for the most part, confined to October—especially since horror fans live every day like it’s Halloween!
So, every month, we released a new challenge with a new theme. We asked our readers to let us know they’re participating in the festivities by using the #MonthOfDread hashtag. Even though our first year is behind us, these curriculums remain relevant. If you’ve yet to join the fun, check out a recap of everything you’ve missed by following the link below.
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July had a Camps and Cabins theme and we’re just about to wrap up Haunted August. This coming #MonthOfDread is Sequel September when we’ll be celebrating the best horror movie follow-ups. Yes, prequels also qualify, but not remakes or reboots.
Our ongoing mission is to create unique and inspiring curriculums for the truly devoted, so ask yourself: Are you a horror fan who lives every day like it’s Halloween, too? Do you have the gumption and the stamina to consume a new horror movie every day of every month? If so, feast your eyes on our 30-day horror challenge for September below.
Did your favorite horror movie sequel (or prequel) make the list? What are some others that deserve a shout out? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram! You can also carry on the convo with me personally on Twitter @josh_millican.
*Right click images (separated by week) to save and print; you can also see a complete list of films in September’s 30-Day horror challenge at the bottom of the article. Enjoy!
September 1st, Aliens
September 2nd, Hellbound: Hellraiser II
September 3rd, The Devil’s Rejects
September 4th, 28 Weeks Later
September 5th, Friday the 13th Part IV: The Final Chapter
September 6th, A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge
September 7th, Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
September 8th, Paranormal Activity 3
September 9th, Dawn of the Dead (1978)
September 10th, Evil Dead 2
September 11th, Hostel: Part II
September 12th, Bride of Chucky
September 13th, Phantasm 2
September 14th, Psycho II
September 15th, The Exorcist III
September 16th, Saw II
September 17th, The Collection
September 18th, Predators
September 19th, Bride of Frankenstein
September 20th, Fright Night: Part 2
September 21st, Creepshow 2
September 22nd, [REC] 2
September 23rd, Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
September 24th, Hatchet II
September 25th, Poltergeist 2: The Other Side
September 26th, Return of the Living Dead 3
September 27th, Prom Night 2
September 28th, Red Dragon
September 29th, Insidious: Chapter 2
September 30th, Ouija: Origin of Evil