Looking for a fun and spooky way to celebrate Friday the 13th? Challenge yourself in the “Friday the 13th” marathon and watch Crystal Lake’s visitors try to kill the mysterious Jason.
In fact, in 2023, there will be two full-blown viewing opportunities on Friday the 13th. Friday 13th January and Friday 13th October.
We’re breaking down every installment of the “Friday the 13th” franchise, so sit back and grab some popcorn and a hockey mask.
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How many “Friday the 13th” movies are there?
There are a total of 12 “Friday the 13th” movies, including the 2009 reboot and the 2003 Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees crossover film.
Friday the 13th (1980): The first film follows a group of camp counselors as they attempt to reopen a summer camp at Crystal Lake more than 20 years after it was closed after a boy drowned in the lake. A mysterious murder follows the counselors, and they can’t help but wonder if the boy, Jason, is out for revenge.
Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981): The sole survivor, Alice, is traumatized following her death in the first film. Now, five years later, when Camp Counselor Training Her program begins near Camp Crystal Her Lake, the violent murders begin again.
Friday the 13th Part III (1982): When Jason returns with the infamous hockey mask, the friends continue their revenge by spending the weekend in a shack near Crystal Lake.
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984): Jason is believed dead and taken to the morgue, but he escapes and is again on the loose. He returns to Crystal Lake and begins stalking a group of teenagers and young Tommy Jarvis and his family.
Friday the 13th: New Beginnings (1985): Five years after killing Jason, a traumatized Tommy Jarvis has been in several hospitals and is now in a nursing home near Crystal Lake. However, the hockey-masked killer soon returns, and another string of murders begins.
Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986): When Tommy Jarvis returns to the graveyard to confirm Jason’s death, he accidentally brings Jason back to life and has to stop him again.
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988): When a teenager accidentally kills her father in Crystal Lake, she discovers her telekinesis. It is these powers that unknowingly resurrected Jason years later.
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989): A reawakened Jason’s next revenge mission is to sneak up on and kill a group of high school students graduating on a cruise to New York.
Jason X (2001): Jason X takes the Friday the 13th series into space. Jason is cryogenically frozen after his body was seized at a government facility near Crystal Lake. Over 400 years later, the Earth has become uninhabitable, and Jason awakens and is transported to a spaceship, where his next murder begins.
Freddy vs. Jason (2003): Freddy Krueger from the Nightmare on Elm Street universe teams up with Jason in this crossover film. Ten years after Freddy’s last rampage, Freddy resurrects Jason and makes plans to return to Elm Street.
Friday the 13th (2009): The franchise returns with a fresh cast to reimagine the first four films in one story. Her 2009 film, starring Jared Padalecki, Amanda Righetti, Julianna Gill, Danielle Panabaker, and more, follows a group of young people camping on Lake Crystal, where he meets Jason.
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How to watch the movie “Friday the 13th”
Movies are available for rent on Amazon Prime, YouTube TV, Apple TV, Vudu, or Google Play Movies. Select titles are available with Hulu or Amazon Starz subscriptions or add-on premium Starz subscriptions. You can watch the first Friday the 13th movie on Paramount+.
Is there another “Friday the 13th” movie?
With 12 movies already, plus a “Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash” movie that includes an antagonist from “Evil Dead,” it seems like the 2009 movie was really the end of the “Friday the 13th” franchise. It may look
But Jason fans can rejoice: A24 is producing a Peacock series. Variety reports that it will be an “extended prequel” written.
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