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Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Horror | Video 13 September 2013
A chronicle of the history of the Friday the 13th franchise.

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Himself - 'Tommy Jarvis' / Narrator
Peter Bracke ...
Camp Counselor (as Peter M. Bracke)
Samantha Delutri ...
Camp Counselor
Kimberly Higgins ...
Camp Counselor
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Camp Counselor
James Meddock ...
Camp Counselor
Faith Niebaum ...
Camp Counselor
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Camp Counselor
Melyssa Ade ...
Herself - 'Janessa'
Loyd Albin ...
Himself - Former Owner, Camp Kenmont (as Lloyd Albin)
Diane Almeida ...
Herself - 'Kate'
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Himself - 'Rob Dier' (as E. Erich Anderson)
Kristi Angus ...
Herself - 'Adrienne'
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Herself - 'Samantha'
Jennifer Banko ...
Herself - 'Young Tina'
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Inspired by the critically-acclaimed book, Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th takes viewers behind the mask on an epic journey into the making of the landmark horror franchise-from its humble beginnings in 1980 at a New Jersey summer camp to the blockbuster release of its 2009 "reboot." Combining hundreds of rare and never-before-seen photographs, film clips, outtakes, archival documents, conceptual art and behind-the-scenes footage, and featuring interviews with more than 150 cast and crew members spanning all twelve films and the television series, Crystal Lake Memories is the ultimate tribute to one of horror's most iconic and enduring franchises. Written by Dominic Necros

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Воспоминания Хрустального озера: Полная история пятницы 13-го  »

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Quotes

Corey Feldman: Ultimately, Freddy Vs. Jason would end not with a whimper or a bang... but a wink.
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Crazy Credits

During the end credits roll most of the actors who appeared in the documentary reenact some of the lines from the movies they played in. See more »

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Features From Beyond (1986) See more »

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He's Back (The Man Behind the Mask)
Written by Alice Cooper, Tom Kelly and Kane Roberts
Performed by Alice Cooper
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This is a MUST for fans...
28 April 2014 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

Being a long time fan of "Friday the 13th" and, well of course, Jason Voorhees, I was thrilled to sit down to watch this documentary, although I had no idea about the length of the feature. It was a pleasant surprise that it ran for just about 400 minutes, because this was just cramped with goodies and inside information crucial and long sought by the hardcore fans of the franchise.

I am not going to go into detail here about every single installment, but you have one for each of the movies and for the TV series as well. Each is done with a lot of care, determination and touch of details. And it was a real treat to sit through the entire franchise from the very first movie up to the reboot in 2009.

We all have our own individual favorites in the franchise, being it complete movie, singular moment, kill scene, and what not. And "Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th" does get around just about everything crucial to each movie.

"Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th" is a definite MUST own and watch for everyone who enjoys the "Friday the 13th" franchise.

This is an 8 out of 10 stars from me, no questions asked.


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