Friday the 13th Part IV: The Final Chapter (1984)

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After being escorted to the morgue and subsequently escaping, Jason Voorhees to the place he calls home — Crystal Lake. Unfortunately, a group of friends are staying near the lake, whom also befriend some of the locals; Tommy (Corey Feldman) and Trish (Kimberly Beck). Also, there’s a mysterious hiker that’s been patrolling the woods: Rob (Erich Anderson). As the night goes on, the group of teenagers begin to party, and unfortunately for them, Jason begins to knock them off one-by-one.


Directed by:  Joseph Zito

Produced by: Frank Mancuso Jr., Tony Bishop

Written by:  Victor Miller, Ron Kurz,

Music by: Harry Manfredini

Director of Photography/Cinematography: Joao Fernandes

Special FX / Makeup: Larry S. Carr

Edited by: Joel Goodman

Distributed by: Paramount Pictures

Release date:  April 13, 1984

Running time: 91 minutes

Country:  United States

Budget:  $1.8 million

Box office: $32.6 million




  • Corey Feldman (Tommy Jarvis)
  • Kimberly Beck (Trish Jarvis)
  • Joan Freeman (Mrs. Jarvis)
  • Ted White (Jason)
  • Erich Anderson (Rob)
  • Judie Aronson (Samantha)
  • Peter Barton (Doug)
  • Crispin Glover (Jimmy Mortimer)
  • Bonnie Hellman (Hitchhiker)
  • Barbara Howard (Sara)
  • Lawrence Monoson (Ted)
  • Bruce Mahler (Axl)
  • Alan Hayes (Paul)
  • Lisa Freeman (Nurse Morgan)



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