The Late Movies: Friday the 13th

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Friday the 13th needn't have you scared -you aren't superstitious, are you? I didn't think so. So grab your black cat, relax, and try to spell triskaidekaphobia. Oh, forget that, just enjoy these songs and videos about Friday the 13th.

I Don't Scare

Popeye has to deal with the superstitions surrounding Friday the 13th in this cartoon from 1956.
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Can You Spell Triskaidekaphobia?

Triskaidekaphobia is the fear of the number 13. If you can't spell it, you can suffer from it!
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Superstition

The Stevie Wonder hit of 1972. He was only 22 years old at the time.
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That Movie

The original 1980 Friday the 13th film. Actually just the trailer. Summer camps have been seeing declining business ever since.
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The Lego Version

Jason Voorhees in minifig doesn't seem so terrifying!
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Triskaidekaphobia

The song by Shooter Jennings & Hierophant from the 2010 album Black Ribbons. Skip to about 2:30 for music if you get tired of the explanatory intro.
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I Ain't Superstitious

Performed by Rod Stewart and Jeff Beck.
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Friday the 13th

Thelonius Monk, from the 1959 album The Thelonious Monk Orchestra at Town Hall.

April 13, 2012 - 5:59pm
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