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Friday the 13th, Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan


The worst in a string of increasingly pointless sequels to [[Performer~P86392~Sean S. Cunningham~seanscunningham]]'s crude slasher hit, this installment provided clear evidence that the "slasher" subgenre, already creatively dead, was no longer financially viable. This time around, unstoppable supernatural thug Jason Voorhees -- imprisoned at the bottom of a lake by his telekinetic foe Tina in the previous film -- is reanimated yet again after being goosed by an underwater electrical cable, freeing him...more