Saturday the 14th

Saturday the 14th (1981)

Just when you thought it was safe to look at the calendar again.

  • Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
  • Release Date: 1981-10-30
  • User Rating: 5.2/10 from 31 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 15min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: New World Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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From 31 Ratings


After his family moves to a new house, a young boy discovers a mysterious book that details a curse hanging over the date of Saturday the 14th. Opening the book releases a band of monsters into the house and the family must join together to save themselves and their neighborhood.

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  • Richard Benjamin

    as John
  • Paula Prentiss

    as Mary
  • Jeffrey Tambor

    as Waldemar
  • Severn Darden

    as Van Helsing
  • Kari Michaelson

    as Debbie
  • Kevin Brando

    as Billy
  • Rosemary DeCamp

    as Aunt Lucille
  • Carole Androsky

    as Marge, the Real Estate Lady
  • Roberta Collins

    as Cousin Rhonda
  • Stacy Keach, Sr.

    as Attorney
  • Allen Joseph

    as Uncle Bert
  • Nancy Lee Andrews

    as Yolanda
  • Paul 'Mousie' Garner

    as The Major
  • Annie O'Donnell

    as Annette Muldowney, the Next Door Neighbor
  • Thomas Newman

    as Cousin Phil
  • Craig Coulter

    as Deliveryperson
  • Renee Braswell

    as Stuntperson
  • Elizabeth Charlton Davey

    as French Maid
  • Irwin Russo

    as Truck Driver
  • Michael Miller

    as Ernie Muldowney, the Cop
  • Patrick Campbell

    as Mailman (uncredited)
  • Bob Esensten

    as Attorney Delivering Boxes #1 (uncredited)
  • Stephen Kurzfeld

    as Attorney Delivering Boxes #2 (uncredited)
Directing Howard R. Cohen Director
Writing Howard R. Cohen Screenplay
Production Julie Corman Producer
Sound Parmer Fuller Original Music Composer
Camera Daniel Lacambre Director of Photography
Editing Kent Beyda Editor
Editing Joanne D'Antonio Editor
Writing Jeff Begun Story
Art Arlene Alen Production Design
Art Arlene Alen Art Direction
Art John Wright Set Decoration
Production Jeff Begun Co-Producer
Costume & Make-Up Kathryn Fenton Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Mary Waid Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up R. Christopher Biggs Special Effects Makeup Artist