Friday the 13th (2017)
Friday the 13th Synopsis
Friday the 13th Release Date
In Theaters January 13, 2017
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Starring: Cast not yet announced.
Distributor: Paramount Pictures
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by Nick Venable January 31, 2015 comments
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by Eric Eisenberg November 26, 2013 comments
Friday The 13th May Get The Found Footage Treatment
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by Nick Venable October 2, 2013 comments
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by Nick Venable June 5, 2013 comments
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by Cinema Blend October 13, 2011 comments
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