I’m convinced that part of the reason that Jason and the Friday the 13th films had such a successful run throughout the 1980s was the series’ amazing artwork. The posters and VHS covers range from ominous to iconic, all of them suggesting that, if he could somehow figure out how to get out of the movie, Jason would kill you too.

Friday the 13th (1980)

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Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)

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Friday 13th Part 2 Import

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Friday the 13th Part III (1982)

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Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)

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Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)

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Friday the 13th Part V A New Beginning Poster by Beyond

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Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986)

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Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)

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Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989)

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Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)

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Jason X (2001)

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Freddy vs. Jason (2003)

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Friday the 13th (2009)

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