Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan

Continuity mistake: When Rennie and Sean walk out of the subway onto the streets, they walk across the metal grids on the floor twice. (01:22:45)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: When McCulloch and Miss Van Deusen enter the cabin where everyone else is, they have just been out in the rain, but they are perfectly dry. (00:41:10)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: In the police car Rennie jumps into the driver's seat and drives off, while the other three stay in the back. After the car crashes, Sean has suddenly moved to the passenger seat. (01:11:35)

Continuity mistake: The position of the towels on Rennie's shoulders change. (00:31:20)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: When the boat is sailing along, it reaches the 'Camp Crystal Lake' sign. When Jim throws the anchor over, it should have sailed well past it, but it has actually gone backwards. (00:03:05)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: After Jason kicks the teens radio to the floor, they stand up, and the street behind them has a lot of cars on it. In the next shot, as Jason shows them his face, the street is now totally empty. (01:23:40)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: As Miles is climbing up the mast, the flags hanging to his right change between shots. (00:52:10)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: When the boxer is boxing with Jason, you see that his hands get cut up and are bleeding heavily during the fight. He continues punching Jason in the mask, but never leaves a drop of blood on it. (01:09:20)

Continuity mistake: In part 7, Tina uses her powers to split the hockey mask in two. In some shots you can see the straps of the mask cut into the back of Jason's head, leaving large cut marks. However in this movie when the mask is removed, the cut marks are not there.

SAZOO1975

Continuity mistake: When Rennie raises her hands and notices the blood on them, the position of blood on them changes in the next shot. (00:32:00)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: The position of the black glove on J.J.'s left hand changes between shots as she switches off the tape while playing her guitar up on the deck. (00:18:25)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: As Jason is dunking McCulloch in a barrell of toxic waste, a big wet stain of sludge on McCulloch's trouser, to the left, disappears between shots. (01:17:50)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: In the streets, Rennie and Sean run past a group of teens, and behind them, look at the "Howard Johnson" sign. It is dark and unlit. But when Jason passes them, it is lit up. When Jason then turns and shows the teenagers his face, the sign is once again unlit. (01:23:30)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: The position of the hot rocks in the wooden box, and the position of the spoon in the bucket changes through the sauna scene. (00:27:40)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: As the water gushes out of the engine room, Rennie and Sean get totally soaked. They run upstairs and now their clothes are completely dry. (00:56:00)

Hamster Premium member

Continuity mistake: When Rennie gets the present from Sean, she opens it twice in two shots. (00:17:00)

Mortug Premium member

Continuity mistake: When the two girls are sniffing cocaine their hair changes positions. (00:25:20)

Continuity mistake: When Rennie goes to the bathroom after the scene where she gets thrown overboard, her hair is still wet but her clothes are completely dry. (00:32:05)

Continuity mistake: Not long into the movie, Reni is looking for her dog. Next time we see the dog, it is on her lap in the life boat. Between these two scenes they never show her finding the dog: it just appeared out of nowhere.

SAZOO1975

Continuity mistake: When Jason, as a kid, comes out of the mirror and grabs Rennie by her throat, Jason's grip on her throat differ between the shots. (00:32:00)

Mortug Premium member

Continuity mistake: After Tamara comes out of the the shower she is completely dry. (00:36:00)

More mistakes in Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan

Rennie: There is a maniac trying to kill us.
Waitress: Welcome to New York.

More quotes from Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan

Trivia: Jensen Daggett was genuinely terrified when actor Kane Hodder pulled her towards him, through the porthole. This is because a huge shard of glass was right by her throat and Kane was unknowingly pulling her toward it. You can see the frightened look on her face. (00:53:25)

Hamster Premium member
More trivia for Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan

Join the mailing list

Separate from membership, this is to get updates about mistakes in recent releases. Addresses are not passed on to any third party, and are used solely for direct communication from this site. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Check out the mistake & trivia books, on Kindle and in paperback.