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Friday the 13th Part III (1982)

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Having revived from his wounds, Jason Voorhees takes refuge at a cabin near Crystal Lake. As a group of co-eds arrive for their vacation, Jason continues his killing spree.

Director:

Steve Miner

Writers:

Martin Kitrosser (screenplay), Carol Watson (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Terry Ballard ... State Trooper #2
Richard Brooker ... Jason
Gloria Charles ... Fox
Rachel Howard Rachel Howard ... Chili
David Katims ... Chuck
Dana Kimmell ... Chris
Paul Kratka ... Rick
Cheri Maugans Cheri Maugans ... Edna
Terence McCorry Terence McCorry ... State Trooper #3
Charlie Messenger Charlie Messenger ... State Trooper #1
Kevin O'Brien ... Loco
Anne Gaybis ... The Cashier (as Annie Gaybis)
Catherine Parks ... Vera
Jeffrey Rogers Jeffrey Rogers ... Andy
Nick Savage Nick Savage ... Ali
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Storyline

Jason Voorhees, having barely survived a wound to his shoulder from his own machete, is back to revenge on all that visit "his" woods. A new group of friends come over to party at an area close to the campsite. This time, Jason will be stronger than ever, and getting a hockey mask from one of those friends. Written by Michael Finnie

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Meet Jason... In a whole new dimension! (Deluxe Edition DVD) See more »

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 August 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Crystal Japan See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,406,522, 15 August 1982

Gross USA:

$36,690,067
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (2002 re-rating)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Movielab)

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Paul Kratka, who plays Rick, originally auditioned for the role of Andy, but the filmmakers thought he would make a better Rick. See more »

Goofs

(at around 11 mins) Between shots, as Harold spits the fish food out, the position of the figurine fisherman's wooden rod changes. See more »

Quotes

Chuck: How come you never scream when we have sex?
Chili: Give me something to scream about.
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Crazy Credits

Opening credits leap out at you in 3D. See more »

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The Norwegian video-version is uncut with an 18 rating. See more »

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User Reviews

 
The infamous hockey mask stars for the first time
29 January 2014 | by veryape-887-913905See all my reviews

An Idyllic summer turns into a nightmare of unspeakable terror for yet another group of naive counsellors. Ignoring Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy, one by one they fall victim to the maniacal Jason who stalks them at every turn. Friday the 13th Part 3 will have you frozen with fear, as Jason finds his way into your living room!

This film starred: Dana Kimmell, Paul Kratka & Richard Brooker

In my opinion, this film was not bad compared to the other films, it was better than the first film but not as good as the second. After this film there was 4,5,6,7,8, Jason goes to hell, Jason x and Freddy vs Jason before the remake, yes it's a long series.

***/***** Good film


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