Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood

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Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood Review


By this point in the Friday the 13th series, Jason has been definitively killed twice (in parts 4 and 6), and now it's evident that he can't really be offed for more than a year or two until someone scrapes together the budget for another movie. Chained at the bottom of Crystal Lake in #6, The New Blood brings in new teens for the slaughter and revives Jason, courtesy of a psychic blonde who pops him up out of the water thanks to her telekenetic powers. Way to go, slick. Once he's loose again, it's pretty much business as usual, though notably the blonde commands Jason's mask to pop off, showing us his face for the first time since part 3, where he kinda looked like Chunk from The Goonies.


Facts and Figures

Run time: 88 mins

In Theaters: Friday 13th May 1988

Box Office Worldwide: 19

Budget: $2.8M

Distributed by: Paramount Pictures

Production compaines: Paramount Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 28%
Fresh: 5 Rotten: 13

IMDB: 5.2 / 10

Cast & Crew

Producer:

Starring: as Jason Voorhees, Lar Park Lincoln as Tina Shepard, as Melissa, as Nick (as Kevin Blair), as Dr. Crews, Elizabeth Kaitan as Robin

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