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Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter Details


Hockey-masked killer Jason Vorhees returns to terrorize a lakeside family and their rowdy teen neighbors in this fourth installment of the long-running slasher series. After the events of [[Feature~V18660~Friday the 13th, Part 3~fridaythe13thpart3]], Jason's seemingly lifeless body is brought to the morgue, where horny attendant Axel ([[Performer~P44640~Bruce Mahler~brucemahler]]) is trying to score with foxy Nurse Morgan ([[Performer~P24967~Lisa Freeman~lisafreeman]]). The pair quickly meet a grisly end. Meanwhile, at Crystal Lake, estranged wife Mrs. Jarvis ([[Performer~P90510~Joan Freeman~joanfreeman]]) and her kids -- young Tommy ([[Performer~P22999~Corey Feldman~coreyfeldman]]) and teenaged Trish ([[Performer~P4874~Kimberly Beck~kimberlybeck]]) -- find their quiet invaded by a group of hard-partying kids moving into the rental house next door. The youngsters include curious virgin Sara ([[Performer~P33458~Barbara Howard~barbarahoward]]), hot-to-trot Samantha ([[Performer~P2403~Judie Aronson~judiearonson]]), and nebbish Jimmy ([[Performer~P27277~Crispin Glover~crispinglover]]). Tommy, a monster makeup enthusiast, enjoys watching the scantily clad young ladies through his window, while Trish toys with the idea of joining in their revelries. Also lurking around the area is Rob ([[Performer~P1521~Erich Anderson~erichanderson]]), who claims to be hunting bear but actually has mysterious ties to the events of [[Feature~V18659~Friday the 13th, Part 2~fridaythe13thpart2]]. As the house full of teens begins to pair off -- aided by the addition of local twins Tina ([[Performer~P50485~Camilla More~camillamore]]) and Terri ([[Performer~P147080~Carey More~careymore]]) to the mix -- an unseen killer begins to pick them off one by one. The bloodshed climaxes with a tense showdown in which Tommy disguises himself as a bald, lumpy boyhood version of Jason in hopes of distracting the relentless psychopath who hunts him. [[Performer~P22999~Feldman~coreyfeldman]] would return for a cameo in [[Feature~V18662~Friday the 13th, Part V: A New Beginning~fridaythe13thpartv:anewbeginning]], only to be replaced by another actor in a grown-up version of the role. ~ Brian J. Dillard, Rovi

  • Release date:April 13, 1984


Crispin Glover
as Jimmy
Kimberly Beck
as Trish
Erich Anderson
as Rob
Corey Feldman
as Tommy
Alan Hayes
as Paul
Judie Aronson
as Samantha
Ted White
as Jason
Lawrence Monoson
as Ted
Joan Freeman
as Mrs. Jarvis
Camilla More
as Tina
Carey More
as Terri
Lisa Freeman
as Nurse Morgan
Bruce Mahler
as Axel
Abigail Shelton
as Woman
Frankie Hill
as Lainie
Gene Ross
as Cop
John Walsh
as TV Newscaster
Bonnie Hellman
as Hitchhiker
Anthony Barrile
as Vinnie
Antony Ponzini
as Vincent
Arnie Moore
as Medic
Paul Lukather
as Doctor
Robert Perault
as Medic
Thad Geer
as Running Man
Todd Bryant
as Grave Robber Neil
Tom Everett
as Flashlight Man
Wayne Grace
as Officer Jamison


Joe Hoffman
Joseph Zito
Lisa Barsamian
Frank Mancuso, Jr.
Frank Mancuso, Jr.
Barney Cohen
Joao Fernandes
Harry Manfredini
Composer (Music Score)
Joel Goodman
Daniel Loewenthal
Joe Hoffman
Art Director
Lisa Barsamian
Executive Producer
Martin Becker
Special Effects
Terry Ballard
Bobby Cummings
Pamela Bebermeyer
Mike De Luna
Pamela Basker
Fern Champion
Charles Grenzbach
Re-Recording Mixer
Susan Malerstein-Watkins
Script Supervisor
Tom Savini
Makeup Special Effects