Friday the 13th: A Mask to Remember

Friday the 13th

One of the longest-running horror franchises from Hollywood, Friday the 13th is also one of the most memorable, sticking into your mind like a splinter. How do I know this? In my opinion, what horror movies lack in plot – unfortunately, most of them do – they make up in shocking scenes and symbolism. The […]

A Look Beyond The Mask

Jason's Mask

Friday the 13th, the 2009 reboot, was not like the fans wanted it to be, from many points of view. One of the main criticisms brought to the film was that it lacked (for most of it) the iconic hockey mask, which became synonymous to Jason Voorhees (much like the glove represented Freddy Krueger and […]

Jason Voorhees: The Best Of

Jason in the woods

Even if you are not talking about the slasher franchise, uttering the words Friday the 13th immediately makes you think about Jason Voorhees. And you must admit this: when the first film appeared back in 1980, making such a known date a brand of your own was a stroke of genius. But leaving this aside, […]

13 Facts About Friday The 13th

Jason's Hockey Mask

Time and time again (twelve times, actually), the Friday the 13th franchise showed that fans love a good slasher film, especially when it comes with a machete wielding killer which comes straight out of hell. However, in a way, it isn’t all just a horror story. The name, at least, is not something invented especially […]

Unkillable

Jason Voorhees

Like its vicious main character, the Friday the 13th franchise is unkillable. After 12 movies (including a crossover with A Nightmare on Elm Street) and after a reboot in 2009 (and a pretty successful one, from the box-office point of view), Jason Voorhees will be back next year, in yet another film. Next year will […]

Friday The 13th: The Classic First Movie

friday the 13th poster

Whenever the words “Friday the 13th” are spoken, people around the world instantly think of the highly recognizable image of Jason Voorhees. This indiscriminate, machete wielding killing machine is the face of the long-running Friday the 13th series, but a lot of people, including the fictional character of Casey from the movie Scream, tend to […]