Friday the 13th

Synopsis: A group of young adults set up tent near the abandoned summer camp where a series of gruesome murders are said to have taken place back in 1980. The perpetrator was a grieving mother, driven insane by the drowning of her child, Jason, whom she believed was neglected by the camp counselors. As legend has it, the last survivor of the attacks beheaded the woman. But then Jason came back, and now he is a vengeful and inexorable killer, wielding crossbows, swords, axes and other sharp instruments. The legend proves horribly true, as these campers quickly discover. Six months later, the brother of one of those campers distributes posters of his missing sister. The police believe she took off with her boyfriend; but he knows better. The brother crosses paths with an uptight young rich guy who is having his girlfriend and friends over at his parents' cabin. The brother ends up at the cabin himself just before his sister's attacker sets upon them all.
Genre: Horror
Director(s): Marcus Nispel
Production: Warner Bros. Pictures/New Line/Paramount
  2 wins & 4 nominations.
 
IMDB:
5.6
Metacritic:
34
Rotten Tomatoes:
25%
R
Year:
2009
97 min
$64,959,486
Website
643 Views


[SOBBING]

[YELLING]

No!

[SCREAMING]

PAMELA:

Come here. Come here now.

WOMAN:

No.

PAMELA:

You're the Iast one.

I've killed all the others.

It'II be easier for you

than it was for Jason.

WOMAN:

Why are you doing this?

PAMELA:
You need to be punished

for what you did to him.

WOMAN:
I didn't do anything.

PAMELA:
You let him drown.

Jason was my son.

WOMAN:

I didn't do anything.

No. No.

No. Please.

You shouId have been watching him.

Every minute.

Jason.

My special, special boy.

They must be punished, Jason,

for what they did to you.

For what they did to me.

Kill for Mother.

WADE:

I'm serious.

You gotta watch out for mountain Iions.

They're aII over.

RICHIE:
Mountain Iions?

WADE:
We'II be fine. They're afraid of fire.

RICHIE:
Dude, shut the f*ck up.

I'm caIIing buIIshit.

MIKE:

Richie's gonna caII buIIshit.

RICHIE:
BuIIshit!

WADE:
Richie's caIIing buIIshit.

-I'm not buIIshitting.

RICHIE:
BuIIshit.

You'II see when a mountain Iion

comes out--

MIKE:
Dude, there's one right there!

-Nice try.

[LAUGHING]

I am more afraid to be eaten

by mosquitoes.

Hey, you wanna sIap that ass

one more time for Daddy?

-Did Daddy Iike that?

-Yeah, Daddy does Iike it. A Iot.

Whitney? Where are you right now?

-I'm here.

-Are you?

I'm here. Right in the middIe of nowhere.

RICHIE:
Hey, are you reading that right?

WADE:
I'm reading it right.

MIKE:
Come on, Pizarro, Iet's go.

-Where are we going?

MIKE:
These are heavy and it's hot.

RICHIE:
Where are we?

Dude, we are way the f*ck off.

-No, we're not, act--

-Yes.

No, we're not. Not everything

shows up on GPS, Richie.

A sign said there was a mine here.

Did that come up?

No. We're cIose, I think.

You think? Dude, you don't know

how to use this thing.

It's aImost dark.

Do you know where it is?

Look, I didn't pIant this shit,

Richie, okay?

I got this tip from a secondhand source.

We shouId be cIose.

Look, we're gonna stop here.

Tomorrow morning, you and me, we get up

at dawn. We go, we find the crop.

We cut down as much as we can.

We ditch it in the truck.

-Back here before breakfast, okay?

-Hey.

-Guys. Guys.

-Nobody knows a thing.

There's a perfect spot here.

It's aIready been cIeared.

Perfect. We'II camp here.

Hey. Do you know how much money

we're gonna make seIIing this weed?

-A Iot of fucking money.

-Yeah, okay? So Iisten to me. ReIax.

-I am. You wanna know why?

-Why?

-You know what rich peopIe do?

-What?

They reIax. You need to fucking reIax.

RICHIE:
I need to reIax?

WADE:
You need to reIax.

Hey, guys. Guys.

I just found some broken-down cabins

over there. It's gotta be the oId camp.

Who wants to go check it out?

Is this aII we brought to drink?

No Heineken?

F*ck that Euro shit.

This is Pabst BIue American Ribbon,

my friend.

You do reaIize this camp

was cIosed down, Iike, 20 years ago?

Some woman, she went fucking nuts.

KiIIed aII these counseIors.

BIamed them for her son's drowning.

He was Iike...

...deformed or retarded or something.

ReaIIy?

Mom got hers.

ApparentIy there was one survivor.

This girI...

...she cut that Iady's head off

with a machete.

It gets weirder.

I'm sure it does.

Her son, Jason...

...he came back.

He was actuaIIy there.

He watched his mom being beheaded.

A friend of mine,

he went to camp around here--

RICHIE:
Oh, jeez.

-He went to camp around here.

He said the cops came.

They were Iooking for that Jason guy.

AII right, you know what?

-Don't beIieve me.

RICHIE:
Nobody does.

WADE:
But I'm pretty sure,

the way the story goes...

...the pIace was caIIed

Camp CrystaI Lake.

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Damian Shannon

Damian Shannon is a writer and producer, known for Friday the 13th (2009), Freddy vs. Jason (2003) and Baywatch (2017). more…

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