Friday the 13th (1980) - Movie Details
May 10, 1980
DVD Release Date
February 3, 2009
Despite repeated warnings to stay away, a group of fun-loving but none-too-bright teenagers set out to reopen the eerie Camp Crystal Lake, which closed 20 years earlier after a series of bizarre and unexplained deaths. Now someone is lurking in the woods, spying on the happy campers, and plotting a gory, grisly revenge on those who would disturb the camp's slumber....
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I came home from a long day at work earlier this week and there, sitting on my doorstep, was the first three Friday the 13th
movies. In conjunction with the upcoming release of the new Friday the 13th
remake, Paramount is understandably trying to cash in by re-releasing several of the films on DVD. Despite loving slasher flicks, I've never been a fan of the series, but that night, with nothing better to do other than watch the utterly boring Miracle at St. Anna
, I figured I might give the franchise another chance.
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