Film: Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning
"If Jason still haunts you, you're not alone!"A New Beginning
is the fifth film in the Friday the 13th
Several years have passed after Tommy Jarvis's traumatic encounter with Jason in The Final Chapter
, and he has been spending that time by going through a many mental institutes, with no sign of getting better. Now he has been moved to Pinehurst Cottage, a halfway house near Crystal Lake for troubled teenagers. Things don't start well when one of the residents is murdered by another, and soon afterwards a killer starts offing people in the surrounding area. Has Jason Voorhees returned once again?
This film has examples of:
- Sir Swears-a-Lot: Ethel, who drops many f-bombs in her appearances.
- Spoiler: The DVDs with chapter listings give away the twist with the name of the last chapter: "Copycat Killer".
- Too Dumb to Live: Joey. Dear GOD, Joey.
- Traitor Shot: The moment where Roy Burns gives a pissed-off look after covering up Joey's body, and a sinister sting is accompanying it.
- Vertigo Effect: Used when Pam goes looking for the missing persons and camera lingers on those who are staying in the Pinehurst Cottage.
- Wham Shot: Roy is revealed as the killer when the audience get a closeup on his corpse.
- Wouldn't Hurt a Child: Tommy has no problem kicking the shit out of two people that startle him, but when Reggie does it, he out scares him with his home made masks.
"There's a man with no life in his eyes..."