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Dawn of the Dead (1978) 18 45.00%
Deep Red Hatchet Murders (1975) 0 0%
The Evil Dead (1981) 1 2.50%
The Hitcher (1986) 2 5.00%
Martin (1977) 1 2.50%
Near Dark (1987) 2 5.00%
The Return of the Living Dead (1985) 8 20.00%
Witchfinder General (1968) 0 0%
And Soon the Darkness (1970) 0 0%
Night of the Creeps (1986) 1 2.50%
Night Warning (1983) 1 2.50%
Dreamscape (1984) 0 0%
Scars of Dracula (1970) 0 0%
The Burning (1981) 3 7.50%
The Babysitter (1980) 0 0%
Hardware (1990) 0 0%
One Dark Night (1983) 1 2.50%
Xtro (1983) 0 0%
Madman (1982) 1 2.50%
others 1 2.50%
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Old 08-12-2008, 04:42 PM   #1
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Old 08-12-2008, 04:53 PM   #2
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Toooooooo many good choices. I went with Dawn of the Dead but man, so many other good ones. Evil Dead, Madman, The Burning, and so on.
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Old 08-12-2008, 05:25 PM   #3
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I vote for Other(s), because I actually owned a few HBO horror Videos. Among them, if you count Serial Mom as horror, that's my favorite. But I also owned Tales from the Hood.

On that list, though, I couldn't vote for Evil Dead- though I personally think it's the best on the list- because Anchor Bay also put it out in clamshell. I'll vote for that when we're talking about Anchor Bay or... what's their other VHS kind of company... Starmaker.
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Old 08-12-2008, 05:32 PM   #4
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holy smokes, what a list! i went with return of the living dead, since it's my favorite movie, but madman, dawn of the dead, evil dead and the burning are also high on my horror list...
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Old 08-12-2008, 05:40 PM   #5
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This was tough, I went with Dawn of the Dean but gee whiz, Dawn Of the Dead, Near Dark, Return of the Living Dead, Evil Dean, Madman, and some of the others this was tough.
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Old 08-12-2008, 05:45 PM   #6
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Dawn of the Dead. The Thorn EMI VHS was the first version of it I ever owned.
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Old 08-12-2008, 06:10 PM   #7
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The Burning, then MadMan, then Other for The Prey!
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Old 08-13-2008, 04:16 AM   #8
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dawn of the dead then return of the living dead,night of the creeps the burning
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Old 08-13-2008, 05:10 AM   #9
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This one's very tough! I would have to go with Dawn '78. It was the very first video that we rented for our big honkin' VCR. That movie blew the doors of horror open for me. I also have fond memories of XTRO and ROTLD on video.
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Old 08-13-2008, 07:20 AM   #10
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DAWN OF THE DEAD,several good ones though.
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Old 08-13-2008, 08:38 AM   #11
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Well, somehow I fucked up my vote. Meant to vote for The Hitcher.

Anyway, it was really tough to call between that and Dawn of the Dead, but I owned The Hitcher for so long on VHS and always wanted to show people that film.

My accidental vote went to Near Dark, which I also like.
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Old 08-13-2008, 01:49 PM   #12
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I picked Return of the Living Dead. Brings back good memories of renting stuff in the mid to late 80s. Dawn of the Dead and Deep Red are technically "better" films but Return will always hold a special place in my heart.
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Old 08-16-2008, 12:05 AM   #13
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Awesome list! I rented Dawn of the Dead the most back in the vhs days. Return of the Living Dead would be a close second. Always loved the bleak Vincent Prive film Witchfinder General. Scars of Dracula isn't the best or worst Dracula picture from Hammer, but it was the first I rented.
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Old 08-17-2008, 01:27 AM   #14
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Went with Martin, I rented that with Season of the witch in the lates 80's and stayed up all night watching them.
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