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Jason X
Evil Gets An Upgrade.
( Action / Comedy / Horror / Sci-Fi / Thriller )


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MPAA Rating:
R
[strong horror violence‚ language and some sexuality]

US Runtime: 93 min

Premiere Date:
Jul 24, 2001   [Germany]
 
Director: James Isaac
 
Writer: Todd Farmer   [written by]
 
Producers: Noel Cunningham   [Producer]
Sean S. Cunningham   [Executive Producer]
Geoff Garrett   [Associate Producer]
James Isaac   [Producer]
Marilyn Stonehouse   [Associate Producer]
 
Music by Harry Manfredini
 
Cinematography: Derick V. Underschultz
 
Edited by: Whitney Brooke Wheeler
David Handman
Natalie Pope
 
Production Companys: Crystal Lake Entertainment Inc.
Friday X Productions
New Line Cinema
 

Cast:

Kane Hodder as Jason Voorhees/Uber-Jason
Lexa Doig as Rowan
Chuck Campbell as Tsunaron
Melyssa Ade as Janessa
Derwin Jordan as Waylander
Jonathan Potts as Professor Lowe
Dov Tiefenbach as Azrael
David Cronenberg as Dr. Wimmer
Boyd Banks as Fat Lou
Kristi Angus as Adrienne
Phillip Williams as Crutch
Yani Gellman as Stoney
Robert A. Silverman as Dieter Perez
  Barna Moricz as Kicker (E-X Grunt)
Dylan Bierk as Briggs (E-X Grunt)
Todd Farmer as Dallas (E-X Grunt)
Thomas Seniuk as Sven (E-X Grunt)
Amanda Brugel as Geko (E-X Grunt)
Kaye Penaflor as VR Teen Girl #1
Tania Maro as VR Teen Girl #2
Roman Podhora as Rescue Pilot
Mika Ward as Campfire Teen #1
David Cook as Campfire Teen #2
Jeff Geddis as Pvt. Johnson (Soldier #1)
Markus Parilo as Sgt. Marcus
James Isaac as Doctor (uncredited)
 
 

Crew:

Colin Akoon      camera trainee
Jerry Andrews      director of photography: effects unit
Renée Bravener      costumer
Michael Carella      assistant camera
Nadine Dislioglu      post-production coordinator
  Gayle Franklin      costume buyer
Richard Gaal      driver: set decoration
Dean Lorey      special thanks
Vair Macphee      production coordinator
Blake Washer      special thanks
 
 

Special Effects:

Global Effects Inc.
Toybox ..... digital film and visual effects
 

Filming Locations:

  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • USA

Tech Info:

  • Budget: $14,000,000 (USA)
  • Color Info: Color (DeLuxe)
  • Cinematographic Process: HDTV - 1080p/24 / Super 35 - 3-perf
  • Laboratory: Deluxe
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
  • Film Negative Format: 35 mm - Kodak Vision 200T
  • Printed Film Format: 35 mm - Eastman Kodak
  • Film Length: 2561 m
  • Shooting Dates: 6 Mar 2000 - 30 Apr 2000

Quotes:

  • Crystal Lake Campers: We love pre-marital sex!
     
  • [Jason approaches Professor Lowe and reaches out for a machete sitting next to him]
    Professor Lowe: [scared] Oh, you want your machete!
    Professor Lowe: [laughs it off] S**t, it's yours! Take it! Just remember who got it back for ya...
    [Jason stares at him]
    Professor Lowe: [calling out] Guys, it's okay! He just wanted his machete back!
     
  • [Rowan meets Kay-Em 14, the crew's technodroid]
    Rowan: Oh, my God. She looks so real.
    Kay-Em 14: I AM real.
     
  • Kay-Em 14: [to Jason] Afraid I'm gonna have to hurt you now.
     
  • Janessa: This sucks on soooooooo many levels!
     

Trivia:

  • Screewnwriter Todd Farmer based much of Jason X on ALIEN, even naming one of the characters (who he would incidentally play) Dallas, after Tom Skeritt's character in the Ridley Scott film.
     
  • In the Television series Andromeda, Lexa Doig plays, among other roles, a robot and Lisa Ryder a human. In Jason X, their roles are reversed.
     
  • It had four different U.S. release dates before it was finally released.
     
  • The spaceship in the movie is called "Grendel", named after the villain in the famous narrative poem Beowulf. Grendel was a monstrous killer.
     
  • The character Janessa was originally named Jessica, after producer Sean Cunningham's sister.
     

Trailers:


DVD Easter Eggs: (Hidden So You Don't See Anything You Don't Want To See)

    Edition: New Line Platinum Edition
    Region: 1
    Description: Technical Credits

    On the main menu, above the Screen and Sound Options is the New Line logo. Go to it, when it lights up, click it. You'll then be taken to a list of all the technical credits for Jason X and the credits for the documentaries featured on the dvd.
     

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