I’m sitting in a hotel room in Savannah, Georgia, turned on the TV and everyone, no surprise, are showing horror movies. So I’ve been watching a little of the original Friday the 13th and watching it now, twenty-nine years later, it is hysterically bad. They couldn’t quite capture the magic of Jaws, which they seem to be trying for, and it’s light-years behind the better horror movies of today.
But … one of the funniest (unintentionally funniest) scenes you will ever see is when the motorcycle cop (named Dorf) pulls up and talks to the camp counselors. It’s maybe a half hour into the movie and only lasts about two minutes. You’ve got to see it! And so (thanks to Bryant Family), here it is: