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My life at the movies.

Friday the 13th Part 2

1981 | United States | 87 min | More...
A still from Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
  • Watched on C+: 3 stars (out of 5)
    on Fri Nov 13, 2020 via Blu-ray V

    Still no hockey mask, but we have Jason (sporting a burlap sack over his face) stalking a group of camp counselors.

    This entry has grown on me. I originally preferred the first film’s dingy atmosphere and documentary style, but I’ve come around to this sequel’s superior execution. The supporting cast proves more memorable, and the script provides the final-girl with real agency.


    1. 2020 | Shout Factory

Older Viewings

  • Watched on Fri Sep 13, 2019 via Alamo Drafthouse Cinema - One Loudoun
  • Watched on Sat Sep 21, 2013 via Blu-ray