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‘To Hell and Back’: Trailer For Documentary About Jason Voorhees Actor Kane Hodder Released
The Movie God   |  

Kane Hodder as Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th

Every fan of the Friday the 13th slasher series has their favorite Jason Voorhees. For many, myself included, it’s always been Kane Hodder.

A documentary about the man himself is on the way titled To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story. The doc tells Kane’s story, beginning with his difficult earlier years and leading to his landing the iconic role of Jason and other Hollywood roles. It also features interviews with Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street), who faced off with Voorhees as Freddy Krueger in 2003’s Freddy vs. Jason (though not with Hodder, sadly); Bruce Campbell, who many fans wanted to see join the Freddy and Jason fight in a sequel as Ash from the Evil Dead movies (a battle that did happen in comic book form); Adam Green, who directed Hodder as Victor Crowley in the Hatchet movies after he moved on from the Friday the 13th movies; and more.

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Top 5 Horror Movie Moms For Mother’s Day!
Dr. Zaius   |  

Happy Mother Day

Mothers provide us with unconditional love, which means we love them unconditionally as well. Sometimes, that means ignoring the fact that they’re completely insane and borderline psychotic. A mother’s love has been a focus in the horror genre for generations and with today a day for celebrating the women in our lives, I am taking a look at the Top 5 Horror Movies Moms:

More below.

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Video: ‘Blair Witch’-Style ‘Friday The 13th’ Found Footage Fan Film
The Movie God   |  

Friday the 13th Found Footage Short

A Friday the 13th: The Game is on the way, but the next movie in the long-running Friday the 13th horror franchise has had trouble finding a path to existence. The last movie in the franchise was the 2009 reboot, and various possibilities have surfaced since then in search of the next Jason Voorhees story to tell.

These have included Friday the 13th in a wintry setting, applying the popular (with some folks) found footage format, and doing another movie with no Jason at all. But ultimately, none of these have worked out. And probably for the best, as over-thinking a franchise such as this can be dangerous.

While we await the next movie in the franchise, a fan has created a Blair Witch Project-style Friday the 13th short film to show us what a found footage movie might have looked like. And though found footage may not be so appealing for a feature, a fan-made short like this is fun enough to pass a little time. You can check out the short below.

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‘Friday The 13th: The Game’ Gets A “Killer” New Trailer
The Movie God   |  

Friday the 13th: The Game #1

For PAX East 2017, developer Gun Media has released a new trailer for Friday the 13th: The Game.

The trailer is presented as a music video for a song called “Killer” by Crazy Lixx, and, fitting to its name, the video is incredibly violent. You know the words to this song. If you’re at all offended by digital fictional characters causing harm or being harmed in lots and lots of gruesome ways, probably best to steer clear.

For the rest of you, do prepare yourself for some classic Jason Voorhees brutality and click on over to the other side to watch the new trailer.

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Paramount Shuts Down New ‘Friday The 13th,’ Pulls ‘World War Z 2’ From Schedule
eelyajekiM   |  

Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th

A major studio changing a scheduled release is common practice within the industry. But when it comes to pulling a major tentpole sequel off the schedule, that is something to worry about.

A new report confirms Paramount has pulled World War Z 2 and Friday the 13th of their scheduled release, with the latter later reported to be shut down completely. Both films were a part of Michael Bay‘s Platinum Dunes production company. However, they have announced a release date for Darren Aronofsky‘s mother!, starring Jennifer Lawrence. More on the story below.

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Watch Lots Of ‘Friday The 13th’ Video Game Footage
The Movie God   |  

Friday the 13th: The Game Menu

We’ve seen some peeks at Friday the 13th: The Game in the past, but nothing really substantial. Thankfully the closed beta for the game has now kicked off, which means lots of great looks at the game.

Below you’ll find two of these lengthy looks at the game. The first is 17 minutes of camp counselor gameplay footage. The second is 15 minutes of Jason Voorhees gameplay. This is the beta, so remember the game is not yet finished. Still, it’s great getting a nice long look at it and people actually playing it.

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A Look At The ‘Friday The 13th’ Game’s Menu (Video)
The Movie God   |  

Friday the 13th: The Game Menu

If you’re excited about Friday the 13th: The Game, you’ve likely been excited by everything we’ve seen so far.

It’s not much, but now comes a video sharing what the game’s beta splash menu looks like. The video shares a few different views of Jason Voorhees—close enough to guarantee death for any camp counselor who wanders too near to the Crystal Lake killer—along with some fittingly intense music.

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‘Friday The 13th’ Game: Single Player Confirmed; Release Delayed
The Movie God   |  

Friday the 13th: The Game

I’ve always been excited about Friday the 13th: The Game. But at the same time, I don’t play a whole lot of co-op games. Some kind of single-player option has been on the table for a while but not guaranteed.

Thankfully a single-player option has now been confirmed. Also confirmed is Tommy Jarvis as a playable character and a Packanack Lodge map. But the good news also comes with a bit of bad news. Because the final release will now be bigger, more time is needed to finish it. The game was planned to release sometime soon in the fall of 2016. Now the original multiplayer will arrive in early 2017, with the single-player planned for summer of 2017.

You can find the full announcement below.

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‘Friday The 13th’ Game PAX West Trailer and Full Panel
The Movie God   |  

Friday the 13th: The Game

The Friday the 13th video game, officially titled Friday the 13th: The Game, was on hand at the PAX West convention.

A new trailer for the game was shared with the masses there, followed by a panel that ran about an hour long. Among those taking part in the panel was the great Tom Savini, who worked on some of the old movies and helped out with making the game.

Click on over to the other side to watch both the new trailer and the full PAX West panel if interested.

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E3 2016: ‘Friday The 13th’ Gameplay Demo
The Movie God   |  

Friday the 13th: The Game #1

We’ve seen little peeks and glimpses of Friday the 13th: The Game over the past year, but now the first real look at gameplay has finally arrived.

For those unfamiliar with it, it’s a co-op game in which a group of players take on the role of camp counselors trying to escape the iconic Jason Voorhees, who is also controlled by a player. The world premiere gameplay demo released by developer Gun Media kicks off with Jason tracking down—and brutally dispatching of—some counselors. It then shows what it looks like to be a counselor trying to escape or hide.

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