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Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)

 -  Horror | Thriller  -  13 May 1988 (USA)
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Years after Tommy Jarvis chained him underwater at Camp Crystal Lake, the hulking killer Jason Voorhees returns to the camp grounds when he is released accidentally by a teenager with psychic powers.

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Storyline

Lying dormant at the bottom of Camp Crystal Lake, Jason Voorhees is released from his watery grave by a telekinetic girl. And so the killing begins again. Can she use her powers to stop Jason, or is he back for good? Written by Michael Silva <silvamd@cleo.bc.edu>

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On Friday the 13th, Jason will meet his match. See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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R | See all certifications »

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13 May 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Birthday Bash  »

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$2,800,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$19,170,001 (USA)
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Trivia

There were a number of filmed scenes that were edited out of the final cut in order for the movie to gain its R rating including: Maddy's face getting stabbed in the wood shed, Dr. Crews' body being cut in two in the woods, a longer death-in-sleeping bag scene, Russell's axe in the face by the lake, Jason holding David's head, and an ending scene of Jason jumping out of the water and grabbing a fisherman. See more »

Goofs

When Tina uses her psychic power to hang Jason, the size of the hole he falls through and the amount of debris surrounding the hole changes between shots. See more »

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Narrator: There's a legend around here. A killer buried, but NOT dead. A curse on Crystal Lake, a death curse. Jason Voorhees' curse. They say he died as a boy, but he keeps coming back. Few have seen him and lived. Some have even tried to stop him. NO ONE can.
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Referenced in Twins (1988) See more »

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The Real Thing
Written by Cameron Hawkins, Nash the Slash and Michael Waite
Performed by FM
Courtesy of Duke Street Records
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Hey, Tina! Is this the way they wear jackets at the mental institution?
17 September 2002 | by (Montgomery, Alabama) – See all my reviews

Lar Park Lincoln is wonderful as Tina in this malicious horror film. The supporting cast is nice. The costumes are fair. One of the best movies out of the series, Friday The 13th Part 7: The New Blood will definitely send chills up the viewer's spine. 9 out of 10.


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