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Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)

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Serial killer Jason Voorhees' supernatural origins are revealed.

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The secret of Jason's evil is revealed. It is up to the last remaining descendant of the Voorhees family to stop Jason before he becomes immortal and unstoppable. This is the final (?) battle to end Jason's reign of terror forever. Written by Michael Silva <silvamd@cleo.bc.edu>

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Jason goes to hell, and he's NOT coming back! See more »


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Rated R for strong violence and gore, and for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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13 August 1993 (USA)  »

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Friday the 13th Part 9  »

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$2,500,000 (estimated)

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$15,935,068 (USA)
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Trivia

The crate in the basement of the Voorhees house was a prop from the story "The Crate" from Creepshow (1982). See more »

Goofs

(at around 38 mins) Steven is thrown onto a side table with a lamp by Josh, and all the items (picture frame, etc.) fall into the ground. In the next shot, all of those items are gone from the floor except the lamp. See more »

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Officer Randy Parker: Get in the car, Steven.
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Officer Randy Parker: I've got a gun.
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References Evil Dead II (1987) See more »

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A really enjoyable installment
14 June 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Jason Goes To Hell is an underrated flick (much better than Part 6, Part 8, JX, and FVJ; all of which were atrocities). It IS very silly and does mess with Jason's mythology, but still, the positive aspects are plentiful. The gore in this entry obviously benefited from the bigger budget, with easily some of the best and most gruesome murders in the series. The sexuality and nudity are also kicked up, keeping continuity with the rest of the series. The overall movie is incredibly fun and entertaining, even if it doesn't exactly fit with the other movies in the series. With it's gore and excessive campiness, it still holds true to many of the conventions of the series. This is an undeniably goofy, tongue-in-cheek horror film full of a few well-played gambles, some good humour (thankfully this installment has it's limits and doesn't go overboard with it like Part 6), and features one of the best out-of-left-field endings since the first Sleepaway Camp.

Jason Goes To Hell isn't at the top of my list for the Friday The 13th series, but it's also not at the very bottom either. If you want to see a REAL franchise-ruining film, try Jason X, Halloween Resurrection, or Nightmare On Elm Street 5.


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