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Freakiest Friday – Appreciating Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning
When Paramount dropped the machete on Jason Voorhees in 1984’s Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, the act was an unwitting bellwether for the American slasher film as a whole. Not only had Crystal Lake’s favorite son begun to risk overexposure, but so too had the genre, as filmmakers and studios everywhere looked to profit…
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You’re All Doomed! Jason Voorhees Joins Mortal Kombat X
In celebration of Friday 13th, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios have confirmed details for the Mortal Kombat X Kombat Pack, a pass providing fans with Mortal Kombat X downloadable content, some of which will be available beginning at launch. The Kombat Pack will include access to four playable characters still in development, including…
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Friday the 13th Part 3’s Alternate Ending Depicted in Revealing Photos!
The Friday the 13th franchise is one filled with stories of alternate cuts, excised gory shots and other changes made in the editing room. One example of this is the alternate ending for Friday the 13th Part 3. Fridaythe13thFranchise.com in collaboration with a fella named Billy Kirkus present a series of unearthed photographs from the set of Steve Miner’s sequel that depicts Dana Kimmell’s Chris Higgins encountering Jason Voorhees outside of a cabin…and getting beheaded. There are enough photos here that you feel like you’re watching the scene really play out (actual footage still remains MIA).
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Kane Hodder Will Be Jason Voorhees One More Time…
Kane Hodder is slipping back into the decayed flesh of Jason Voorhees. But not for a movie. The Mad Mobster True Crime & Horror Expo is welcoming the actor, along with FX artist/director John Carl Buechler, to the show and he’ll be posing with fans in full make-up for photo opportunities as part of a ticket package. Does this all sound familiar? It should. Earlier this year, Robert Englund donned the Freddy Krueger make-up one last time for Flashback Weekend (check out the video here).
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