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“Friday the 13th” video game gets the Honest Trailer treatment.
  Like almost everyone else in the horror fan community, we’re super excited about the new “Friday” game.  The game appears to be a true labor of love from real fans of the series.  But not so excited that we’re not able to laugh a little at the game itself.  ... Read more
Russell’s Roundtable:  Defending Universally-Panned Horror
  RUSSELL’S ROUNDTABLE Today’s topic: Defending Universally-Panned Horror You know that film that everyone hates, the one that killed off the franchise or the subgenre or someone’s career? Why is it genuinely awesome, and why has nobody noticed? Russell Hillman has assembled some of HorrorMovie.Net’s best and brightest –... Read more
Why I love Jason Voorhees!

Unstoppable, unrelenting, undead, but is he unlovable? The vile Freddy Krueger once quipped that Jason Voorhees has a face only a mother can love, but if box office bank equals love, then Mama Voorhees’ son is loved by millions of adoring fans. I count myself as one of those millions, and while the appeal of the killer of Camp Blood might be lost on some, I’m here to settle the score. It might not be easy to explain a lifetime of fandom in a few short paragraphs but I’m going to try. Naturally, this is best accomplished in the form of a user-friendly list. So, away we go!

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I’M GOING TO GIVE IT TO YOU STRAIGHT ABOUT JASON…

Just over 36 years ago, on May 9th 1980, Paramount Studios released a little film called Friday the 13th. It wasn’t intended to be the first in a series, or to be the template for a cinematic sub-genre which had already had its greatest entry (much-imitated as Halloween is, I feel its influence on the slasher movies that followed is filtered through the first 2 F13th movies as much as it is direct, if not more), it was just a cheap little scary movie made by people who wanted to make money.

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SOME FOLKS HAVE A STRANGE IDEA OF ENTERTAINMENT – THE FUTURE OF THE FRIDAY the 13th FRANCHISE
For my first Friday piece this Friday the 13th, a little on the future of the franchise. The next movie is still somewhere in the planning stages, though thankfully the found footage angle has been dropped – I can’t see how or why someone would film Jason killing a... Read more
F13x12 – THE MARATHON AT CRYSTAL LAKE
Tomorrow is Friday the 13th. To celebrate I’m watching all 12 Friday the 13th movies in order! It’s the Marathon at Crystal Lake! Starting at some point after I get up in the morning and finishing some 18.5 hours or so later, it’s a KI-KI-KI MA-MA-MARATHON! I’ll be livetweeting... Read more
Skinwalkers

Creatures, bound by the blood of the wolf, that can kill with curses and move at lightening speed, watching the night sky for the rise of the blood-red crescent moon. They are SKINWALKERS. They feed on our flesh and thirst for the taste of human blood. The red moon signals each pack, divided by principles, hell bent to survive an ancient prophecy.

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