Friday the 13th (1980) Synopsis
Campers stalked by killer.
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Slant Magazine

It's a formula with no pretensions.
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50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Friday the 13th is neither tense nor frightening (although, to be fair, it is at times creepy and atmospheric, due in part to budgetary...
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40

Empire

By Kim Newman
As the bodies pile up amongst this testy crowd of horny teens, there remains a vacant hole were someone scary should be. In a strange way,...
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20

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Lowbudget in the worst sense – with no apparent talent or intelligence to offset its technical inadequacies – Friday the 13th has nothing...
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Changed the way I sleep

By redyeah
Watching this when I was five years old was a terrible idea. Watching Kevin Bacon get stabbed through the neck changed the way I sleep. I can never be in the middle of the bed. The first place the...

friday the 13th

By movienerd88
well i have to say i was pretty disopointed when i watched this movie.....it just didnt grab me at all.....their wasent many scary parts......and jason is missing one thing to make him jason.....HIS...

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By purplestarfish06
I liked it. It was a little blurry even with the glasses on, but I really enjoyed it. I thought it was a great treat. I wish you would do more 3D movies....

Friday the 13th is a must see...

By amyj2476
Very intense......

By xxlilgidgetxx
Amazing sound and picture ...classic horror flick :)...

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Rated R
What Parents Need to Know
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