Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Judge (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Let's Be Cops (Blu-ray)
$5.99
The Equalizer (Blu-ray)
$14.99
ESPN Films 30 for 30: Five-Year Anniversary Collection (Blu-ray)
$99.99
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Interstellar (Blu-ray)
$22.99
John Wick (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$34.49
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)
$4.99
Monsters, Inc. (Blu-ray)
$13.99
Hellsing Ultimate: Collection Volumes 9-10 (Blu-ray)
$25.89
Archer: The Complete Season Five (Blu-ray)
$19.99
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (38818)
 Adventure (29710)
 Animation (8964)
 Anime (4939)
 Biography (4076)
 Comedy (28873)
 Comic book (5534)
 Coming of age (1942)
 Crime (20172)
 Dark humor (4061)
 Documentary (5190)
 Drama (46622)
 Epic (5573)
 Erotic (1185)
 Family (12523)
 Fantasy (17113)
 Film-Noir (1266)
 Foreign (6692)
 Heist (1757)
 History (6058)
 Holiday (1296)
 Horror (14760)
 Imaginary (957)
 Martial arts (3494)
 Melodrama (2469)
 Music (9031)
 Musical (4008)
 Mystery (11726)
 Nature (1865)
 Other (714)
 Period (7382)
 Psychological thriller (3335)
 Romance (16873)
 Sci-Fi (19143)
 Short (427)
 Sport (2984)
 Supernatural (4649)
 Surreal (1547)
 Teen (3406)
 Thriller (34068)
 War (6017)
 Western (2491)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Friday the 13th Blu-ray

United States
1720
11
43
Uncut Paramount Pictures | 1980 | 95 min | Unrated | Feb 03, 2009

Friday the 13th (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (31.94 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: Dolby TrueHD 5.1 (48kHz, 24-bit)
English: Dolby Digital Mono (Original) (224 kbps)
French: Dolby Digital Mono
Spanish: Dolby Digital Mono

Subtitles
English, English SDH, French, Spanish

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: $24.99, Price history

Amazon: $14.39 (Save 42%)
New from: $4.91 (Save 80%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Friday the 13th on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.0
383
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.9 of 53.9
Audio 3.6 of 53.6
Extras 3.5 of 53.5
Based on 29 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Horror100%
Thriller39%
Mystery12%
88%
popularity
2233
collections
83
fans




Friday the 13th

 (1980)

Friday the 13th Blu-ray delivers great video and solid audio in this enjoyable Blu-ray release

Terror and suspense abound in this 24-hour nightmare of blood. Camp Crystal Lake has been shuttered for over 20 years due to several vicious and unsolved murders. The camp's new owner and seven young counselors are readying the property for re-opening despite warnings of a "death curse" by local residents. The curse proves true on Friday the 13th as one by one each of the counselors is stalked by a violent killer. This film is widely acclaimed for its horrifying and creative murder sequences.

For more about Friday the 13th and the Friday the 13th Blu-ray release, see Friday the 13th Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.5 out of 5.

Starring: Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, Harry Crosby, Laurie Bartram, Robbi Morgan, Mark Nelson
Director: Sean S. Cunningham

» See full cast & crew


Friday the 13th Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Friday the 13th sets up camp on Blu-ray with a well-done 1080p, 1.78:1-framed transfer. This is a rough-looking film in many spots, and the opening sequence, in particular, isn't all that pretty, but it looks good considering the source. It's excessively grainy and rather dark, but improved clarity and resolution over previous releases is immediately noted. However, once the film gets past the opening credits, it opens up to a sharper, more colorful, and more richly detailed presentation, revealing plenty of impressive visuals. The opening shots of Annie hiking to the camp are well done; the exterior shots of the town and the interior of the store both look great. The film truly shines in these bright, outdoor, daylight sequences; colors are bright, but not overly so, and natural; the greens of the grass, the coarse, gray pavement of the streets, and the bright red color seen on several vehicles all come together for a look that is about as close to eye candy as one can get from a now-vintage and low budget horror picture. Even background details remain solid; clumps of trees and dense foliage never look like green globs, but rather appear natural and distinct, even at a distance. As the film moves along and day turns to a rainy, cold night, the dark, dreary, foreboding look seen in the opening moments of the film returns, but the transfer remains impressive. Blacks are fairly noisy, maybe a bit crushed, but they remain a deep black rather than a shade of gray. The print exhibits a few speckles here and there, but the source is in very good shape otherwise. Longtime fans of the film should be ecstatic with this presentation. Newcomers need be aware that the film is grainy, and that the grain is retained to nice effect throughout, and that Paramount has definitely delivered on this release.


Friday the 13th Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

Friday the 13th slashes onto Blu-ray with a Dolby TrueHD 5.1 lossless soundtrack in addition to a monaural presentation. This is a nice audio presentation in the context of the source. It is somewhat front-heavy but also rich and full sounding; the score heard over the opening credits is particularly impressive, playing as lifelike and intense, with a very fine sense of hearing a live performance. Throughout the film, sound effects and dialogue are strong, maybe sounding a bit unnatural, but its more due to the source rather than the soundtrack on the disc. Chapter six offers up the sounds of an impending storm, though it comes across as more of a hiss rather than a well defined, natural sounding weather maker, but again, it's due more to the limitations of the original sound mix rather than the Blu-ray soundtrack presentation. Friday the 13th could have arguably benefited from a remix to incorporate the back channels and subwoofer more, but as always, it's better to stick as closely to the original presentation as possible. This lossless track allows room for the track to breathe a bit, spread out across the front, and offer more in the way of fidelity and clarity. It beats the mono soundtrack hands-down without becoming an entirely different animal.


Friday the 13th: Other Editions




1-disc
$8.47

Blu-ray bundles with Friday the 13th (1 bundle)





Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Friday the 13th Blu-ray, News and Updates



Today on Blu-ray - February 3rd - February 3, 2009

Kevin Smith is living the dream. His first film, 'Clerks', which he both wrote and directed, was made for under $30,000, yet managed to make 100 times that at the box office. Since then, he continues to write and direct his own films, has seen relative box office ...

More Details Regarding Friday the 13th Blu-ray - November 7, 2008

Paramount Home Entertainment has revealed more details regarding the upcoming Blu-ray release of 'Friday the 13th Unrated: Deluxe Edition', which is currently scheduled to hit store shelves on February 3rd, day-and-date with the DVD release. Video will be presented ...

Friday the 13th Announced for Blu-ray - November 3, 2008

Paramount Home Entertainment has announced that they will bring 'Friday the 13th Unrated: Deluxe Edition' to Blu-ray on February 3rd, day-and-date with the DVD re-release. Technical specs have yet to be announced, but you can expect the usual Paramount treatment ...

» Show more related news posts for Friday the 13th Blu-ray


Friday the 13th Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Thor - September 13th, 2011 1418 Dec 30, 2014



Friday the 13th Blu-ray


$24.99 $14.39


Buy Friday the 13th on Blu-ray Movie


 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Fury
2. Fury
3. Gone Girl
4. The Grand Budapest Hotel
5. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
6. The Equalizer
7. Fury
8. Lucy
9. Interstellar
10. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
11. Lucy
12. John Wick
13. Ghostbusters 1 & 2
14. The Book of Life 3D
15. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Trending in Theaters
1. American Sniper
2. Interstellar
3. The Interview
4. The Imitation Game
5. Big Hero 6
6. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
7. Taken 3
8. Blackhat
9. Into the Woods
10. Selma
11. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
12. Foxcatcher
13. Inherent Vice
14. Paddington
15. The Theory of Everything
16. The Babadook
17. The Wedding Ringer
18. Penguins of Madagascar
19. The Boy Next Door
20. Unbroken
21. Mortdecai
22. A Most Violent Year
23. Two Days, One Night
24. Exodus: Gods and Kings
25. The Gambler
26. Predestination
27. Horrible Bosses 2
28. Wild
29. Dumb and Dumber To
30. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
31. Wolves
32. Jessabelle
33. Still Alice
34. Vice
35. Strange Magic
36. Leviathan
37. Top Five
38. Rosewater
39. Son of a Gun
40. Mommy
41. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
42. Black Sea
43. Song of the Sea
44. Fugly!

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Interstellar
4.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
5.  John Wick
6.  Firefly: The Complete Series
7.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
8.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
9.  The Book of Life
10.  Lucy
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Interstellar
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  John Wick
5.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
6.  American Sniper
7.  Dracula Untold
8.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
9.  101 Dalmatians
10.  The Interview
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
3.  John Wick
$19.99, Save 50%
4.  Firefly: The Complete Series
$14.99, Save 83%
5.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$27.99, Save 49%
6.  The Book of Life
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  The Equalizer
$14.99, Save 57%
8.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
$11.99, Save 70%
9.  The Judge
$14.99, Save 58%
10.  Let's Be Cops
$5.99, Save 85%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Judge

 United States


$35.99 $14.99





Let's Be Cops

 United States


$39.99 $5.99





The Equalizer

 United States


$34.99 $14.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices