Top 8 Friday The 13th Movie Details

While searching the internet for Friday The 13th movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

Jason is struck in the head with an axe, seemingly killing him. In every sequel the original hockey mask appears in, a piece of it is missing where the axe hit Jason.
Jason is struck in the head with an axe, seemingly killing him. In every sequel the original hockey mask appears in, a piece of it is missing where the axe hit Jason.
In the first Friday The 13th movie Jason's mask gets stabbed with an axe. The axe's mark appears in every subsequent movie
In the first Friday The 13th movie Jason's mask gets stabbed with an axe. The axe's mark appears in every subsequent movie

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - One of the characters is reading an article about Tom Savini in the magazine Fangoria. Savini worked on the makeup effects in the original Friday the 13th as well as The Final Chapter.
    One of the characters is reading an article about Tom Savini in the magazine Fangoria. Savini worked on the makeup effects in the original Friday the 13th as well as The Final Chapter.

Hidden Details

Some ill-fated camp counselors leave a sing-along to spend time alone together. Just as they leave, the rest of the group starts to sing The Ballad of Tom Dooley. The doomed pair leave the cabin just before hearing the prophetic lyrics, "Poor boy, you're bound to die!"

This scene depicts counselors finding a snake in their cabin. It is based on Tom Savini experiencing the same event. The scene is mostly improvised footage with a live snake, including its on screen death.

1 - Th, there is a full moon, just like tonight for parts of the US. The next time this will happen will be in 2049! https://time.com/5673236/full-harvest-moon-friday-13th/
Th, there is a full moon, just like tonight for parts of the US. The next time this will happen will be in 2049! https://time.com/5673236/full-harvest-moon-friday-13th/
1 - The protagonist Rennie receives a pen that Stephen King supposedly used in high school.
The protagonist Rennie receives a pen that Stephen King supposedly used in high school.
Friday The 13th poster
Friday The 13th poster

Friday The 13th Plot: A group of camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp which was the site of a child's drowning and a grisly double murder years before.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Friday The 13th, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Friday The 13th and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Director Sean S. Cunningham
Main Actors Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, Jeannine Taylor, Robbi Morgan
IMDB score 6.5