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Friday the 13th Part III (1982, Steve Miner)

Friday the 13th Part III is shockingly inept. Director Miner has a number of bad habits, some related to the film being done in 3-D, some just with how he composes the widescreen frame. 308 more words


Movie Review: Lake Placid

A bloody death on a lake in Maine causes investigators to look into the possibility of a crocodile on a killing spree. 660 more words

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Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981, Steve Miner)

When director Miner finally does a decent sequence in Friday the 13th Part 2, it comes as something of a surprise. Amy Steel is on the run from the masked killer and, even though it’s stupid, it’s somewhat effective. 300 more words


Monsters Are Such Interesting People - Friday the 13th Parts 1 - 3


Friday the 13th (1980) Sean S. Cunningham, who produced Last House on the Left in 1972, produces and directs this low budget slasher that would eventually become the longest running franchise in the slasher genre. 449 more words



About two dozen movies a year feature a mad killer going
berserk, and they’re all about as bad as this one. Some
have a little more plot, some have a little less. 198 more words

Friday the 13th Part II (1981)

Still no hockey mask but at least Jason does get to be the killer this time around. I think he does in fact get to assume his iconic look in the third one, so we’re slowly getting there. 438 more words

Watched Movie

Let's finally discuss what happened with my show and Jamie Lee Curtis.

Okay, so yeah. Looks like I went on one of those little disappearing spells I’m prone to do with this blog from time to time. Other than a brief snippet of joy this morning announcing that… 1,520 more words