Friday the 13th: A New Beginning

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Friday the 13th: A New Beginning Review


After promising that part 4 was The Final Chapter, here comes Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (aka part 5). No Corey Feldman. No Crispin Glover. No someone else... though that'd be a rotten spoiler to reveal. Here we find part 4's Tommy Jarvis slightly older (and recast) and gone crazy, with plenty more terrorizing underway. Widely considered the worst of the Friday the 13th series... and that's hard to argue with. (Best scene: Blonde girl gets hacked up as she practices doing The Robot in her room.)


Facts and Figures

Run time: 92 mins

In Theaters: Friday 22nd March 1985

Box Office Worldwide: 21

Budget: 2

Distributed by: Paramount Home Video

Production compaines: Georgetown Productions Inc., Paramount Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 1 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 17%
Fresh: 3 Rotten: 15

IMDB: 4.6 / 10

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Starring: as Pam Roberts, as Tommy Jarvis, as Reggie, as Matthew Letter, as Sheriff Cal Tucker, Juliette Cummins as Robin, Carol Locatell as Ethel Hubbard, as George, Caskey Swaim as Duke, Mark Venturini as Victor J. Faden, as Vinnie, Dominick Brascia as Joey, as Violet, as Tommy Jarvis Age 12, as Deputy Dodd, Debi Sue Voorhees as Tina, Suzanne Bateman as Nurse Yates, Todd Bryant as Neil

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