“Crystal Lake” – A24 Has NOT Pulled the Plug on Their ‘Friday the 13th’ TV Series [Exclusive]

Can you believe it’s now been 15 YEARS since we last saw Jason Voorhees on the screen? In the wake of several years’ worth of legal troubles, the Voorhees family was finally set to return in a new Friday the 13th television series from A24, Peacock and Bryan Fuller (“Hannibal”) titled “Crystal Lake,” but a report this week has […]

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Revisiting the ‘Friday the 13th’ Remake On Its 15th Anniversary [Horror Queers Podcast]

Stupendous Tits After dipping into the world of H.P. Lovecraft in Re-Animator (listen) and checking out an early adaptation of The Portrait of Dorian Gray (listen), somehow we’re already on our third episode of February. And while the holiday doesn’t line up, we couldn’t pass up a chance to revisit Friday the 13th (2009) for […]

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The ’80s Came to a Close With a Slasher Slump [1989 Week]

Presented by Lisa Frankenstein, 1989 Week is dialing the clock back to the crossroads year for the genre with a full week of features that dig six feet under into the year. Today, Alex DiVincenzo revisits the great slasher slump of 1989. While horror fans often look back on the ’80s with a nostalgic glow, […]

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Trick or Treat Studios Unleashing Classic Freddy Krueger and ‘Jason Goes to Hell’ Masks This Halloween! [Exclusive]

Bloody Disgusting’s exclusive preview of Trick or Treat Studios’ Halloween 2024 offerings rolls on with the return of Jason Voorhees and Freddy Krueger to the Halloween season! This Halloween season, Trick or Treat Studios will be releasing brand new Halloween masks based on Jason Goes to Hell and the original A Nightmare on Elm Street! […]

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Celebrating the Best ‘Friday the 13th’ Film With Ginny and ‘Part 2’ [Horror Queers Podcast]

The Mandela Effect. After dedicating an entire month to Erotic Thrillers like Bound and Stranger by the Lake, October has been blissfully fun and silly. Last week, we celebrated our 250th (!!!) episode last week with Tim Burton’s Sleepy Hollow. This week we paid homage to Jason Voorhees with a look at one of (if […]

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Calling All Jasons: Tombstone Pizza Celebrates Halloween with a Ghastly Giveaway

Last year, Tombstone Pizza got into the Halloween spirit with A Nightmare on Elm Street themed giveaway for those that lived on an Elm Street. This year, the Official Pizza of Halloween embraces October’s Friday the 13th with a ghastly giveaway open to those that share a first name with Jason Voorhees. That’s right, anyone […]

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35 Years Later: Why ‘Friday the 13th Part VII’ Is the Best Monster Movie Empire Pictures Never Made

Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood is one of the more divisive entries of the long running franchise. Fans have always praised its depiction of Jason, with his weathered, rotted appearance and for Kane Hodder donning the mask for the very first time, but have criticized its more fantasy-based story direction and the […]

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The Five Best Couples in the Friday the 13th Franchise [Halloweenies Podcast]

“And you do know what today’s date is, don’t you? And I can think of only one thing even more terrifying.” You said it, Megan Garris. It’s Valentine’s Day, and your Halloweenies have re-assembled at everyone’s favorite summer camp Forest Green Camp Crystal Lake — for the second time this year, already — to look […]

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Gather Around the Campfire for Another ‘Friday the 13th’ Commentary Track [Halloweenies Podcast]

“It’s 7:01 on Friday the 13th of January! This is Big Justo, and it’s time for you lazy bones to get out of bed! It’s black cat day at Crystal Lake!” Curses be damned — sorry, Crazy Ralph, we ain’t listening — the Halloweenies have re-assembled at everyone’s favorite summer camp to record another feature-length […]

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Freddy vs. Jason vs. Spawn: Six of the Best Licensed Fighters in ‘Mortal Kombat’ History!

Memorable characters were always the heart of Mortal Kombat. Sure, the fighting mechanics are engaging and the lore behind the eponymous tournament is goofy fun, but it’s the ever-expanding roster of bloodthirsty martial artists that keeps us coming back for more. And while the franchise appeared to have peaked back in 2006 with the release […]

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Artist Gives Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees a Lisa Frank Makeover!

It’s always fun to see artists reimagine iconic horror characters in different art styles, but we can’t say we ever expected to see the two slasher greats in this particular style… Artist Laura Freeman (@nasubionnas) has imagined Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees in the whimsical and colorful style of Lisa Frank, the popular brand from […]

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‘Friday the 13th’: Ranking 15 Different Jason Voorhees Character Designs

Ah, Friday the 13th. We all have collective ants in our pants wishing and hoping that all of the legal drama surrounding the franchise will dissipate so we can finally see Jason in theaters again. The hope for hearing any kind of good news on a new feature going forward has reached something of a […]

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‘Never Hike Alone 2’ – ‘Friday the 13th’ Fan Film Now Funding!

One of the rare fan films to break through and become a real sensation in its own right, Friday the 13th fan project Never Hike Alone is getting a sequel with Never Hike Alone 2! The team over at Womp Stomp Films has just launched the Indiegogo fundraising campaign for feature film Never Hike Alone […]

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5 of the Craziest ‘Freddy vs. Jason’ Ideas That Never Came to Be

The mashup fight film Freddy vs Jason has once again found itself in the horror conversation, one year ahead of its big 20th anniversary. The reason? Ronny Yu’s satisfying battle between two slasher legends is now streaming on Netflix, added back to the service this week! The journey to that movie getting made, well, it […]

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New Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees Sneakers Now Available Exclusively from Fun.com!

If you missed out on grabbing a pair of those sweet Freddy Krueger shoes from Vans, another option has popped up, with similar Freddy shoes now available for pre-order from Fun.com. Both Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees get their own sneakers from the online retailer, each pair selling for $49.99 and shipping out later this […]

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