R | | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A group of camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp which, years before, was the site of a child's drowning.
While the Halloween movies have lots of music, the Friday the 13th movies have very little music. In fact, there was a decision made by Harry Manfredini to only have music in the movie when the killer was present. That's why there are only brief ... ...
What you been smoking, boy?
Jack: Smoking? Don't smoke; causes cancer.
Officer Dorf: You know what I mean. What, did you just get off a spaceship or something? Come on. Colombian gold, man. Grass, hash, the weed, dig it?
Many early prints of the film feature a large, black line running from the top to bottom of the frame when Marcie is checking the showers. It has since been digitally removed in recent DVD/Blu-ray releases.
We see giant letters proclaiming 'Friday the 13th' moving towards the screen and crashing into and smashing a pane of glass.
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