Friday the 13th
Friday, October 13
Come for the movie, stay for our Haunting Hour, happening in our Café Bar immediately after the film.
Join us…if you dare…for free popcorn, photo ops, a costume contest, spooky drinks, and more!
Part of UCPAC’s 35mm Classic Film Series
“His name was Jason… and today is his birthday.”
“Friday the 13th is a 1980 American independent slasher film produced and directed by Sean S. Cunningham, written by Victor Miller, and starring Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, Harry Crosby, Laurie Bartram, Mark Nelson, Jeannine Taylor, Robbi Morgan, and Kevin Bacon. Its plot follows a group of teenage camp counselors who are murdered one by one by an unknown killer while attempting to re-open an abandoned summer camp with a tragic past. Released on May 9, 1980, Friday the 13th was a major box office success, grossing $59.8 million worldwide. Critical response was divided, with some praising the film’s cinematography and score, while numerous others derided it for its depiction of graphic violence. Aside from being the first independent film of its kind to secure distribution in the U.S. by a major studio, its box office success led to a long series of sequels…” — Wikipedia