At 40, The Burning Is Still a Potent Slice of Slasher Horror

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Released in May 1981—almost exactly a year after Friday the 13thsummer-camp slasher The Burning could have been written off as an attempt to capitalize on that film’s huge success. But despite similarities between the films, The Burning has some unique elements that’ve assured its own cult status.

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