Fraught with superstition, Friday the 13th has always been a day marked with all sorts of events. Hollywood has capitalized on the day by continuously releasing new films to scare and delight you. Here’s a list of some good movies to watch on Friday the 13th or around Halloween. To see more about these films, click here and do a search.
What are YOUR go to movies for Friday the 13th?
1. Texas Chainsaw Massacre - After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a chainsaw carrying killer and his family of psychopaths!
2. Beetlejuice - When a recently deceased ghost couple find their home invaded by an obnoxious family, they hire a sleazy ghost to get rid of the humans!
3. It (1990) - A group of teen outcasts fight an evil demon who poses as a child-killing clown. Thirty years later, It returns and the childhood friends have to stop it once and for all!
4. The Addams Family - Con artists try to take advantage of an eccentric family using an accomplice who claims to be their long-lost uncle.
5. It (2017) - You’re not seeing double! We think the remake is equally as terrifying and good! A group of bullied teens band together to fight a shapeshifting monster that preys on children.
6. Nightmare on Elm Street - This cruel serial killer kills his victims in their dreams!
7. Psycho - A secretary embezzles $40,000, goes on the run and checks into a motel run by a young man controlled by his mother.
8. Silence of the Lambs - A young F.B.I. agent works with an incarcerated and manipulative cannibal killer to catch another serial killer who skins his victims.
9. Halloween - Fifteen years after killing his sister on Halloween night, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to his hometown to kill again.
10. Freddy vs. Jason - Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees terrorize the entire teenage population, and each other!
11. Night of the Living Dead - In this horror flick, the dead come back to life and are out for human flesh! A group of characters barricade themselves in an old farmhouse to protect themselves, but will they stay safe?
12. Alien - Space crew members were found attacked on the moon by a mysterious life form, and its life cycle has merely begun!
13. Friday the 13th - A group of young adults are boarded up at Camp Crystal Lake where they soon meet Jason Voorhees, and his deadly intentions!
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