Friday the 13th Archives

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With the litigation nightmare that the IP has been in for years, they assumed the series would feature Pamela Voorhees (Betsy Palmer in the original film), Jason's mother & the killer in the very first Friday the 13th film, and that's it But when Fuller announced that they had the rights to use anything from[...]
Blumhouse "Gives the Plot of Their Movies Away" in Trailers on Purpose
Taking those off the board, here are three guesses as to what Jason Blumhouse may be teasing. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Blumhouse Snagged Friday The 13th…Or Freddy Long asked about and one that fans tweet at him about constantly, the Friday The 13th and Nightmare On Elm Street franchises are perfect for what they can[...]
Friday The 13th, House, Reboots In Development By Sean S. Cunningham
Friday The 13th fans have almost given up hope at this point to see Jason Voorhees on the big screen again, and with the prequel series Crystal Lake coming to Peacock, it seemed like those hopes were dashed yet again More content from the series, sure, but not the big screen After years of legal[...]
Wanna Spend a Weekend at Camp Crystal Lake? You Can This August
Announced in 2022, and following over a decade of legal battles, A24 will produce the Friday The 13th prequel series for Peacock, which gave the series a straight-to-series order Bryan Fuller will show run, and the series can apparently use any and everything from the franchise Keeping with the times, it will, of course, be[...]
the boys
Well, we found out earlier today when Jack Quaid shared an attempted Halloween effort that didn't work that would've seen him mash-up Palpatine from the "Star Wars" films with Jason Vorhees from the "Friday the 13th" films And only then did I realize how close we all came to witness the very fabric of the[...]
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Fans of the "Friday the 13th" franchise received a surprising Halloween treat on Monday with the news that Bryan Fuller (Hannibal) and A24 were teaming up for a prequel series titled Crystal Lake Most assumed that the series would feature Pamela Voorhees (Betsy Palmer in the original film), Jason's mother & the killer in the[...]
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Back before Jason Vorhees grew up and experimented with one-holed burlap sacks before donning his infamous hockey mask, his mother, Pamela Voorhees (Betsy Palmer in the original film), was making camp counselors pay in the very first Friday the 13th film Well, it appears we're going to learn a lot more about her backstory, or[...]
Return to Crystal Lake with RSVLTS New Friday the 13th Bomber Jacket
Michael Myers is not the only slasher getting some new clothes this year as Jason Voorhees is back with a stylish and slick Friday the 13th Bomber Jacket That is right, RSVLTS carries more than just button-downs, and your countdown to Halloween just gets a lot more stylish with this gorgeous black and teal reversal[...]
Friday The 13th: New Line Teases Something, But What Is It
Friday The 13th has been in limbo for over a decade because of a very contentious, historic lawsuit that played out between Sean Cunningham and Victor Miller That finally has ended, and rumors are running rampant that we have a new Jason Voorhees film coming ASAP Fanning the flames yesterday was the official New Line[...]
Wanna Spend a Weekend at Camp Crystal Lake? You Can This August
Whether it's through general rules of the time or franchise rules that are learned over the span of several chapters, you can't watch a cinematic world rooted in horror without developing some ground rules as to what works and what doesn't. Over 20 years after the sci-fi slasher coalescence known as Jason X, the Friday the[...]
Mezco Toyz Debuts Mega Jason Friday The 13th Figure with Sound 
This month gave us our first Friday the 13th of the year and horror fans were excited as always It looks like Mezco Toyz was also pretty excited as a new collectible slipped under our raider for the main event A Mega Friday the 13th, Jason is here coming in at 15 inches tall, fetus[...]
Rami Malek/Columbo, Kerry Washington/A-Team & More: New Old Show Takes
Robot with Rami Malek and The A-Team getting a whole lot more "scandalous" with Kerry Washington to WKRP in Cincinnati going online, Friday the 13th: The Series going the "pawn" route, and two takes on The X-Files that would definitely be "out of this world," here are five new ideas for five old shows that[...]
“Doctor Sleep” is a Cover Band Sequel to “The Shining” [Review]
The best part about the Vudu sale is it includes some bundles so that you can get full franchises like Friday The 13th and Nightmare On Elm Street cheap Below are a few suggestions on what to get. Doctor Sleep Credit WB Vudu Is The Best Digital Service If You Ask Me One bundle they have available combines[...]
Friday The 13th Lawsuit Appeal Victory Goes To Victor Miller
Friday The 13th officially belongs to Victor Miller The screenwriter has won the appeal in the case for the rights to the Friday The 13th franchise, sending Sean Cunningham and Horror Inc to defeat This means that Miller will indeed claim ownership of the domestic rights to the franchise going forward Now, this does not[...]
Friday The 13th Franchise Stars Being Killed In New Film 13 Fanboy
Friday The 13th, actors are in a special fraternity with each other Anyone who has ever been to a horror convention or watched Crystal Lake Memories can see the bond that those who starred in the films and were stalked and killed by Jason and his mother share Now one of them, Deborah Voorhees, who[...]
Halloween Kills Trailer Has Been Unleashed, Michael Returns Oct. 15th
The main event for us monster kids is the day and date release of Halloween Kills on October 15th, but other slasher franchises like A Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday The 13th, Child's Play, Leprechaun, and SAW will also be appearing on the service Tons of Halloween episodes of TV shows will also be added,[...]
Friday the 13th and Nightmare on Elm Street Comes to RSVLTS
Slashing their way out of the silver screen next is two legendary and iconic Slasher Franchises with Friday the 13th and The Nightmare on Elm Street Two new RSLVTS Tess have arisen starting with Sweet Dreams that turns the user into the one and only Freddy Kruger This long-sleeved tee brings the iconic sweater designs[...]
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Happy Friday the 13th, folks! Or to be more specific, Happy Friday the 13th: The Series Day, everybody! That's because this is the day when BCTV offers its semi-regular manifesto as to why producer Frank Mancuso, Jr.'s taking of the franchise in a completely different direction deserves a ton more attention and respect than it's[...]
Wanna Spend a Weekend at Camp Crystal Lake? You Can This August
It's been far too long since we've been graced with a Friday the 13th film, as the rights for the franchise happen to be tied up in lawsuits with the film's original creatives Of the vast franchise, actor and stuntman Kane Hodder donned the hockey mask for four films, becoming a fan-favorite Jason through the[...]
Friday The 13th: The Game Co-Creator Reveals Axed Game Content
Ever wonder what we missed out on when Friday The 13th: The Game shut down? We now know some of the details from a former dev A couple of years ago, the rights to the franchise were thrown into chaos with a lawsuit, which is still continuing to this day, and put the kibosh on[...]
Predator Rights In Legal Dispute Between Original Writers & Disney
The rights to the franchise are now going to be held up in court, much like the Friday The 13th rights The 1987 film writers, Jim and John Thomas, are suing Disney to reclaim Predator from Disney, who owns the franchise after purchasing Fox a couple of years ago now The news was reported on[...]
Waxwork Records Catch-Up: Jason Takes Manhattan & Edward Scissorhands
Waxwork Records is shipping out orders for a variety of their releases revealed the last couple of months, and they were kind enough to send over two of them for us to take a look at Friday The 13th Part 8: Jason Takes Manhattan continues their Jason releases, while the Edward Scissorhands release pays tribute[...]
Friday The 13th Lawsuits Continue: Cunningham Sues WB & Paramount
Friday The 13th fans, I can say now that I am pretty sure we may be the furthest away from Jason stalking cinemas again that we have ever been Sean Cunningham has filed a new lawsuit against WB and Paramount for "net profits from the horror franchise According to a complaint filed on Thursday in Los[...]
Iron Studios Unveils New Friday the 13th MiniCo Statue
Jason Voorhees from the iconic horror franchise Friday the 13th is back and ready to join your collection This beautifully detailed Jason Voorhees statue will stand roughly 6.3 inches tall, be made in PVC plastic, and is even hand-painted for the highest quality possible The Friday the 13th killer will be shown with some unique[...]
Scream Factory Issuing New Discs For Friday The 13th Box Set
There are several films, comics, and even a series about Friday the 13th because the franchise is one of the most prevalent names in horror The franchise has witnessed several alterations and creative choices, but none have quite replicated the magic that Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (Part 4) The film gave us a[...]
Friday The 13th Part 8 Vinyl Soundtrack Available Now From Waxwork
Waxwork Records is celebrating Friday The 13th today by putting a new vinyl soundtrack up for order This one is a doozy, as the score to Jason Takes Manhattan sees a vinyl release for the very first time Waxwork has remastered the score by Fred Mollin completely and will put it out across two-colored discs[...]
Jason Voorhees Returns for Friday the 13th from Mezco Toyz
Mezco Toyz is bringing back their Jason Voorhees One: 12 Collective figure from Friday The 13th Part 3 This highly popular figure can now bless you collections once again if you have missed him in the past This iconic horror slasher is back and a perfect way to celebrate the actual Friday The 13th The[...]
Scream Factory Issuing New Discs For Friday The 13th Box Set
One of the most anticipated releases of the year on disc, their new Friday The 13th Complete Series box set is a marvel, and it is even crazier that they could get it made in the first place Yet, like other releases, including famously their Halloween set from a few years ago, there are errors[...]
Halloween Nanoforce Figures Coming To Fright-Rags In September
One of the most popular and effective sub-genres in horror, slasher films became popular in the '80s, despite the first actual slasher movie being Peeping Tom in 1960 (a lesser-known fact pointed out in the 2011 film Scream 4.) The slasher boom of the '80s was aided by John Carpenter's legendary Halloween franchise (the first in[...]
5 Slasher Franchises That Should Make a Comeback
If 2020 hasn't consisted of enough trouble for you, why not take a chance and explore the real-life campgrounds behind Camp Crystal Lake? Made famous in the original Friday the 13th film, Camp Crystal Lake is a fictional camp on the east coast where a young Jason Voorhees once drowned, and his mother sought revenge on[...]