Freddy vs. Jason (2003) Poster


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New Nightmare (1994)
Jason X (2001)

Spun-off from 

Jason Voorhees vs. Michael Myers (2015) (Short)


Frankenstein (1931)
According to both Ronny Yu and Ken Kirzinger, the performance as Jason was based off Frankenstein's monster.
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)
It has been said in such interviews with Robert Englund that this film was inspired by "Frankenstein meets The Wolf Man".
Alice in Wonderland (1951)
The idea of Freddy becoming a caterpillar smoking a bong comes from this film, in which the thing the character smokes from is compared to a bong and he has been accused of being a stoner.
The Three Stooges Show (1960) (TV Series)
Gibb asks Lori and Kia "marry, fuck or kill" question about the Three Stooges.
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969) (TV Series)
The show is brought up a few times first at the beginning when Kia asks Lorri who she would have sex with Fred, Shaggy, or Scooby, and Deputy Stubbs reffers to the gang's van as the Scooby gang van.
Zaat (1971)
Deliverance (1972)
The Last House on the Left (1972)
Chest carving sequence.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
When Freddy gets his arms cut off by Jason it is like the Black Knight getting his limbs cut off in Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Robert Englund spoke about it in the Audio Commentary for Freddy vs. Jason.
Carrie (1976)
Gibb is always shown wearing a red baseball hat. This is an reference from Carrie, where P.J. Soles' character always wore a red baseball cap. Isabelle co-starred in the TV remake of Carrie
Rocky (1976)
Ronny Yu said in an interview that he got the idea of Jason taking a huge beating from Freddy but still having the heart to keep fighting was from "Rocky".
Halloween (1978)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
"Freddy vs. Jason" director Ronny Yu said in the documentary "Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy" that he got the idea of Jason rising out of the lake from a scene in "Apocalypse Now" when Martin Sheen's character, "Captain Benjamin L. Willard" rises out of a lake.
Friday the 13th (1980)
The movie features the scene when Jason is drowned just like the first Friday the 13th.
Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
In Jason's dream sequence, a taunting camper puts a burlap sack on his head like the one he wore in Friday the 13th Part 2 to hide his face.
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Freddy talks about his first killing spree. There are many homages for the original film: the goat in Blake's dream, like the lamb in Tina's first nightmare; Lori lives in the same house as Nancy; her mother her killed by Freddy; in a flashback, Will climbs to Lori's bedroom window like Glen climbed to Nancy's window; the morning after the first killings, Lori's father tells her that she'd better not go to school, like Nancy's mother told her.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
During the opening monologue, Freddy refers to himself as "The Springwood Slasher". This name has previously been seen in a newspaper article given to Jesse in A Nightmare On Elm Street Part 2.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
When Freddy sees Kia, he says "How sweet, dark meat" - similarly to the sentence he said in the fourth film when he saw Alice "How sweet, fresh meat".
Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)
Freddy tries (& fails) to kill Jason with a rebar, much like Roger Murtaugh fails to kill Wah Sing Ku with a rebar
Bride of Chucky (1998)
In Bride of Chucky Diane says to Chucky "this little guy has a face only a mother could love", in Freddy vs Jason Freddy says a simuliar line only it's now there's a face only a mother can love". (Both films directed Ronny Yu)
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
"Why won't you die" line used in both films
Scooby-Doo (2002)

Referenced in 

Jason Vs. Leatherface (2003) (Short)
Beginning picks up were this film left off
The Simpsons: The Ziff Who Came to Dinner (2004) (TV Episode)
A film that's in the cinema is called "Freddy vs. Jason vs. Board of Education".
Formula 17 (2004)
Three guys prepare to kidnap a gay playboy and punish him by showing him three horror movies - RINGU, BRIDE OF CHUCKY and FREDDY VS. JASON.
High Chaparall: Robert Englund (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name
Legends A Friday The 13th Tale (2004) (Video)
John is watching the movie
The Wallet (2004) (Short)
Poster in background.
Malcolm in the Middle: No Motorcycles (2005) (TV Episode)
The L Word: Loyal (2005) (TV Episode)
The movie was mentioned.
The Perfect Scary Movie (2005) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) (Video)
Poster and photograph are shown.
Grindhouse (2007)
discussed by characters
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
It is listed as one of the "sweded" movies. Also, video case is shown.
Retardead (2008) (Video)
Mentioned in dialogue
His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th (2009) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster and photographs are shown.
Stan Helsing (2009)
Jason (Vs Fweddy) Ward (joke credit)
Dahmer vs. Gacy (2010)
Mentioned in dialogue
En prácticas: Instituto RTVE (2010) (TV Episode)
talking about psycho characters
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Dracula vs. Frankenstein (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentions the debatable outcome at the end of the movie
Face Off: Bad to the Bone (2011) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Face Off: Twisted Tales (2011) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Scream: The Inside Story (2011) (TV Movie)
Photograph is shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (2011) (TV Episode)
mentions other horror movie brawls
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: A Nightmare on Elm Street (2011) (TV Episode)
mentions Robert Englund having played Freddy up to the last movie in the series.
The Cinema Snob: Sleepaway Camp IV: The Survivor (2012) (TV Episode)
"That Platinum Dunes remake of Freddy vs. Jason is really lazy."
An American Mary in London (2012) (Video)
A man is dressed as Jason
The Cinema Snob: Violent Shit 4.0 (2012) (TV Episode)
Snob calls Violent Shit 4 a "kinda" rip-off of this movie
Poker Night 2 (2013) (Video Game)
Claptrap mentions Ash defeating "the Nightmare King" and "The Immortal Hockey Mask killer". This is a reference to the comic sequel(s) to Freddy vs. Jason called Freddy Vs Jason Vs Ash.
Holliston: Suicidal Tendencies (2013) (TV Episode)
Kane is suicidal over being recast in Freddy vs. Jason and tries to kill himself whenever someone mentions the title.
Holliston: Halloween Girl (2013) (TV Episode)
Whenever the film is mentioned, Kane Hodder tries to kill himself.
Machete Kills (2013)
Both Jason & Machete use their machetes like a lightning rod in order to kill their victims
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Alien Vs. Predator (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned among the few crossover battle movies in existence
James & Mike Mondays: Robocop Versus the Terminator (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions the ambigious ending to this movie.
Nostalgia Critic: Ghost Dad (2014) (TV Episode)
another movie that combines things
The Cinema Snob: Fatal Games (2014) (TV Episode)
"Never do a Freddy vs. Fatal Games, it'll inexplicably make him afraid of water."
The Cinema Snob: Friday the 13th, Part 3: 3D (2014) (TV Episode)
"I guess we can blame Ronny Yu for it not being Kane Hodder."
The Cinema Snob: A Nightmare on Elm Street (2014) (TV Episode)
"He'll get the fear back by sending Jason after them."
The Cinema Snob: Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (2015) (TV Episode)
"...or Part 11."
The Cinema Snob: Friday the 13th: A Nude Beginning (2015) (TV Episode)
"...until Freddy releases them from Hell and has them cause debauchery on earth."
Mortal Kombat X (2015) (Video Game)
Jason's default skin is heavily based off his appearance in Freddy vs. Jason
Ted 2 (2015)
John rents this at the library


A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Features footage from this and previous nightmare on elm street movies are seen at the beginning.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
Features footage from this movie at the beginning.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
Features footage from this movie at the beginning.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Features footage from this movie at the beginning.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989)
When clips of the different Elm Street movies are shown, The Dream Child is included
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)
While showing clips from past Nightmare movies, Freddy's Dead was included.

Featured in 

Meet Bob Shaye (2004) (Video)
Super Secret Movie Rules: Slashers (2004) (TV Episode)
The episode feutures clips from Freddy Vs. Jason
Dead Teenager Movie (2006) (Video)
clips of this film are shown in the documentary to illustrate a point
Night Terrors (2006) (Video)
Clips featured.
The House That Freddy Built (2006) (Video)
clips shown and talked about
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Friday the 13th (2007) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie were shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Daybreakers/Leap Year/Youth in Revolt (2010) (TV Episode)
Screenplay Cliché segment.
The Cinema Snob: Death Bed: The Bed That Eats (2010) (TV Episode)
Trey's death scene is shown.
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster and footage of this movie are shown.
Fred Heads: The Ultimate Freddy Fans (2010) (Video)
film footage
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Death Proof (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown

Spoofed in 

Freddy vs Ghostbusters (2004) (Short)
The Scene after the credits
Tripping the Rift: Creaturepalooza (2004) (TV Episode)
Freddy and Jason are seen playing cards
Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013) (Video)
The opening credits are spoofed and actors from the film spoof their lines.
Jason Voorsneeze (2015) (Short)
animated version
Scorpion vs. Jason (2015) (Short)
30-Second Bunny Theatre: Freddy vs. Jason (TV Episode)
the bunnies re-enact the horror movie crossover

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