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Director:
Writers:
Martin Kitrosser (screenplay) &
Carol Watson (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
13 August 1982 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A New Dimension In Terror... See more »
Plot:
Having escaped, Jason Voorhees is back, hockey mask and all, to continue his murderous rampage across Camp Crystal Lake. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
A review of the 3-D theatrical version See more (356 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Dana Kimmell ... Chris Higgins
Paul Kratka ... Rick
Tracie Savage ... Debbie
Jeffrey Rogers ... Andy
Catherine Parks ... Vera Sanchez

Larry Zerner ... Shelly

David Katims ... Chuck
Rachel Howard ... Chili
Richard Brooker ... Jason Voorhees
Nick Savage ... Ali
Gloria Charles ... Fox
Kevin O'Brien ... Loco
Terry Ballard ... State Trooper #2
Anne Gaybis ... The Cashier (as Annie Gaybis)
Cheri Maugans ... Edna
Terence McCorry ... State Trooper #3
Charlie Messenger ... State Trooper #1
Gianni Standaart ... Newswoman
Steve Susskind ... Harold
Perla Walter ... Mrs. Sanchez
David Wiley ... Abel

Betsy Palmer ... Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (archive footage)
Amy Steel ... Ginny Field (archive footage)
John Furey ... Paul Holt (archive footage)

Steve Dash ... Jason (archive footage) (as Steve Daskawisz)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Steve Miner ... Newscaster (voice) (uncredited)
Marilyn Poucher ... Mrs. Voorhees corpse (uncredited)

Directed by
Steve Miner 
 
Writing credits
Martin Kitrosser (screenplay) &
Carol Watson (screenplay)

Victor Miller (character creator) and
Ron Kurz (character creator)

Petru Popescu  uncredited

Produced by
Lisa Barsamian .... executive producer
Tony Bishop .... co-producer
Frank Mancuso Jr. .... producer
Peter Schindler .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Harry Manfredini 
 
Cinematography by
Gerald Feil 
 
Film Editing by
George Hively 
 
Casting by
David Emann  (as Dave Emann)
Bill Lytle 
 
Art Direction by
Robb Wilson King 
 
Set Decoration by
Dee Suddleson 
 
Makeup Department
Allan A. Apone .... special visual makeup effects (as Allan Apone)
Larry S. Carr .... assistant makeup artist (as Larry Carr)
Shanon Ely .... hair stylist (as Shannon Ely)
Louis Lazzara .... assistant makeup artist (as Lou Lazzara)
Cheri Minns .... makeup artist
Kenny Myers .... assistant makeup artist
Francisco X. Pérez .... special visual makeup effects (as Frank Carrisosa)
Douglas J. White .... special visual makeup effects
Carl Fullerton .... makeup effects (uncredited)
Stan Winston .... makeup artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Terry Collis .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Richard Davis .... first assistant director
Marilyn Poucher .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Bonnie Ballard .... property master
Mike May .... assistant property master
 
Sound Department
Kevin F. Cleary .... sound re-recording mixer
David Kelson .... boom operator
William L. McCaughey .... sound re-recording mixer
Bill Nelson .... production sound mixer
Terry Porter .... sound re-recording mixer
Earl Sampson .... boom operator
Clive Smith .... sound effects editor
 
Special Effects by
Martin Becker .... special effects
 
Stunts
Pamela Bebermeyer .... stunts (as Pam Bebermeyer)
Mike De Luna .... stunts (as Mike Deluna)
Tom Elliott .... stunts
Marguerite Happy .... stunts
Jimmy Medearis .... stunts
John Sherrod .... stunt coordinator
Steve Vandeman .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Chico Anzures .... dolly grip
M.J. Bogdanowicz .... 3-D camera technician (as Mitch Bogdanowicz)
George Michael Brown .... crane technician: Louma crane
Vincent Contarino .... electrician
Tim Evans .... key gaffer
Mako Koiwai .... second assistant camera
Cindy Kurland .... assistant camera
Laurel Moore .... still photographer
Steve Rez .... key grip (as Steve Rez III)
J.B. Richner .... best boy electric
Steve Slocomb .... first assistant camera
Brian Smith .... best boy grip
Gary Stark .... lamp operator
Eric Van Haren Noman .... camera operator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Gala Autumn .... assistant costumer
Sandi Love .... costume supervisor
 
Editorial Department
Larry Morrison .... assistant editor
Bob Noland .... color timer
Holly Shadduck .... negative cutter
 
Music Department
Harry Manfredini .... composer: title theme
Edward Newmark .... producer: title theme (as Ed Newmark)
Jack K. Tillar .... music editor (as Jack Tillar)
Michael Zager .... composer: title theme
Michael Zager .... producer: title theme
 
Transportation Department
Jon Carpenter .... transportation captain
Sharon Collis .... driver
Victor Kloster .... driver/generator operator
Jim Lannen .... transportation coordinator
Lee Nashold .... driver: insert car
Dennis Yank .... driver
 
Other crew
Terry Ballard .... technical advisor
Bundy Chanock .... set medic
Jo Anne Cooper .... assistant to producer
Gary Dahl .... production assistant
Henry Humphreys .... set medic
Mary Carroll Kaltenbach .... assistant to producer
Tony Kerum .... caterer
Terence McCorry .... assistant: Mr. Miner
David Miller .... production assistant
Francine Mozurkevich .... production accountant
Kathleen Newport .... script supervisor (as Kathy Newport)
Martin Jay Sadoff .... 3-D supervisor
Janet Lee Smith .... production coordinator
Constance Talley-Sherman .... production auditor
Angel Trujillo .... caterer
Linn Zuckerman .... craft service
Daniel Veluzat .... location liaison (uncredited)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Friday the 13th Part 3" - USA (poster title)
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Runtime:
95 min | Sweden:91 min (2002 re-rating)
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Certification:
Argentina:16 | Australia:R | Australia:MA (Cable TV rating) | Brazil:14 | Canada:R | Canada:18+ (Quebec) | Finland:K-18 | France:-12 | Germany:(Banned) | Ireland:18 | Italy:VM18 | Mexico:C | Netherlands:16 | New Zealand:R16 | Norway:18 (video premiere) (1993) | Norway:(Banned) (1983-2003) (cinema release) | Singapore:(Banned) | South Korea:18 | Spain:18 | Sweden:15 | UK:X (original rating) | UK:15 (re-rating) | UK:15 (re-rating) (2008) | UK:18 (video rating) (1987) | USA:R (certificate #26764) | USA:Unrated (uncut) | West Germany:18 (Banned)

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Trivia:
Director Cameo: [Steve Miner]voice of the TV newscaster.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: Right before Chris stops the van to avoid hitting Abel, you can see there is no one in the back of the van.See more »
Quotes:
Vera Sanchez:[sees Jason now wearing a goalie mask] Who are you?
[Jason points a speargun at her]
Vera Sanchez:What are you doing?
[Jason is still pointing the speargun at her]
Vera Sanchez:Hey cut that out, that's not funny!
[Jason shoots Vera in her left eye with the speargun. She falls dead into the water. Jason casually drops the spent speargun to the ground and walks off]
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Moving Violations (1985)See more »

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33 out of 48 people found the following review useful.
A review of the 3-D theatrical version, 17 April 1999
Author: Shawn Watson from The Penumbra

Last night, the Cameo Cinema in Edinburgh, screened an ultra-rare showing of Friday the 13th Part 3 in all it's gore-splattered 3D glory. The cinema was packed, the screening sold out and the audience absolutely loved it. Every scare worked, the 3D effects leaped right off the screen and lovingly poked us in the eye and when the film was over it got the longest applause I've ever seen a film get. For those pretentious cynics who think that the Friday the 13th films are not great then there's nothing like a 350+ audience to prove you wrong.

Since this film was in 'polarised' 3D (see-thru glasses instead of a red-blue blur)then it's not possible to transfer the effect to DVD. Besides, nothing beats seeing this on the big screen with Jason's face 10-feet tall and his massive hands reaching out for you. If there is EVER a 3D screening of this then you really ought to go see, even if you have to sell your own grandmother for a ticket.

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