Category Archives: Curious Goods – Reviewing “Friday The 13th: The Series” – No Hockey Masks Here!

There are NO Hockey Masks here! Enjoy a giant bite of nostalgia as we review each episode and tell what you why you what made an 80’s Canadian series (Friday The 13th: The Series) great.

Our Review Of “Brain Drain” – Episode 18



  Love that was – that eventually wasn’t. The impressions left one one’s mind after a failed love affair – are striking. Striking even more than the THUNK of a cold stainless steel spike into the base of your brainstem. Even more so than the intelligence being drained from your brain, to another’s brain! When … Continue reading Our Review Of “Brain Drain” – Episode 18


Our Review Of “The Electrocutioner” – Episode 17



  Few things solicit FEAR – like the Dentist’s Chair. While the common fear of the Dentist isn’t reasonable, what would be reasonable is if the Dentist’s Chair were actually – an ELECTRIC CHAIR! Now imagine that electrical chair could not only deliver electricity, but sap the energy and body from a person – and … Continue reading Our Review Of “The Electrocutioner” – Episode 17


Our Review Of “Tattoo” – Episode 16



  The Chinese culture is a varied and curious thing. In it are the barbs of tattoo needles, that bring an artists renderings – to life! Inside this episode of The Curious Goods Podcast, a re-telling, a revisit and educational detailing of each episode of Friday The 13th: The Series, tattoos really DO come to … Continue reading Our Review Of “Tattoo” – Episode 16


Our Review Of “Vanity’s Mirror” – Episode 15



The regularly-occurring high school dance, is always a time of stress, raging hormones and angst, and inside the 15th episode of Season 1 of Friday The 13th: The Series – the trend continues. All because of a very special compact – made of gold. Valuable to be sure, but also cursed. Those who are woo’d … Continue reading Our Review Of “Vanity’s Mirror” – Episode 15


Our Review Of “Bedazzled” – Episode 14



Finding ones way through rough times is often made much easier with – light. When you take light and make it portable, you’ve by definition made – a lantern. What would happen if the light that was emitted from a lantern was coming from a lantern that was – cursed! We find out about that … Continue reading Our Review Of “Bedazzled” – Episode 14


Our Review Of “The Baron’s Bride” – Episode 13



The binding of lives and blood has always been a strong storytelling mechanism in history. Whether it’s forging the brotherhood of gangsters, of warriors prepared for battle or – the perpetual joining of lives in the realm of VAMPIRES – blood is the centerpiece of drama unfolding. This time the blood is part of the … Continue reading Our Review Of “The Baron’s Bride” – Episode 13


Our Review Of “Faith Healer” – Episode 12



George Michael was right – ya’ gotta’ have faith. Or DO you? The wonder of those who are afflicted with a medical condition, circumstances beyond their control and more is a story as old as time itself. The only thing older than those with the medical afflictions that aren’t healed – because they die, are … Continue reading Our Review Of “Faith Healer” – Episode 12


Our Review of “Scarecrow” – Episode 11



The value of a scarecrow isn’t that it’s typically inexpensive to make. It’s not that it helps to keep the crops fresh and free of varmines of all kinds – it’s that it becomes the heart-jolting centerpiece of stories like the one featured inside this episode of Friday The 13th, The Series. Two of our … Continue reading Our Review of “Scarecrow” – Episode 11


Our Review of “Tales of the Undead” – Episode 10



Anyone with an appreciation of comics has dreamed of the time that they were IN the pages of their favorite comic book. The comic book game sadly hasn’t changed for comic creators and inside of this 10th episode of Friday The 13Th: The Series – we learn a lot about classic comic collecting, and deadly … Continue reading Our Review of “Tales of the Undead” – Episode 10


Our Review of “Root Of All Evil” – Episode 9



It’s been said that you can’t squeeze blood from a stone, but what if you could shred blood, bone and soul and turn it into darkly enchanted cash? The next item up for rescue inside of Friday the 13th: The Series is a hell harken woodchipper! The kind that can easily accommodate a body and … Continue reading Our Review of “Root Of All Evil” – Episode 9