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His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th (2009)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Horror | TV Movie 13 February 2009
A documentary exploring 30 years of the "Friday The 13th" film series featuring all new interviews with cast and crew from all 12 films and various horror fans and filmmakers.

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Daniel Farrands
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Cast

Credited cast:
Diane Almeida Diane Almeida ... Herself
Erich Anderson ... Himself
Judie Aronson ... Herself
Diana Barrows Diana Barrows ... Herself
Steven Barton ... Himself
Rachel Belofsky ... Herself
Peter M. Bracke ... Himself (as Peter Bracke)
Richard Brooker ... Himself
John Carl Buechler ... Himself
Chuck Campbell ... Himself
Gloria Charles ... Herself
Stuart Charno ... Himself
Barney Cohen ... Himself
Mike Cucinotta Mike Cucinotta ... Himself
Sean S. Cunningham ... Himself
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A documentary exploring 30 years of the "Friday The 13th" film series featuring all new interviews with cast and crew from all 12 films and various horror fans and filmmakers.

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12 films. 3 decades. Bad luck was never so bloody.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 February 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

His Name Was Jason - 30 Jahre Freitag, der 13. See more »

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Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Jason still sends and receives mail according to los Angeles posted mistress, too and from Crystal lake. The packages vary between 700 & 800 a week. Believe it or.not. whether it is him or not the statistic still holds the same name.... See more »

Goofs

Richard Brooker mentions a hockey team called "The Detroit Islanders". Was he thinking of Detroit Red Wings or New York Islanders? See more »

Quotes

Shavar Ross: Jason doesn't have a star on the walk of fame. This is terrible. He's been around for 30 years and he can't get a star? Jason is a star!
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Connections

References Manny's Orphans (1978) See more »

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A Damn Good Documentary
5 May 2009 | by bebopman182See all my reviews

This I bought just before going to go see the remake and I have to say that for being a... partial fan?.... this was extremely eye opening for me. I learned crap that I had no idea even took place. The fact that The whole thing went so in depth was just icing on the cake for me. The interviews were great and it went though great deaths, the origins of the series, and whole bunches of crap that really just grabs your attention. I will say this however, because along with everyone in the world saying it and this little thing saying it, Friday The 13th did NOT invent the slasher genre. It may have pushed the envelope and made some of the rules that we see in all modern day slasher flicks but it sure as hell did not create the genre. Did everyone forget that Halloween came out two years before? Did everyone forget that there was a little film called Psycho that influenced both of these movies. Either way this documentary was great and for any fan of the series I recommend picking it up!


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