Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan
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Continuity mistake: At the beginning when you see outside the museum, there's a man in a red T-shirt looking at the camera. (00:28:45)

Visible crew/equipment: Rennie and Sean get onto a train, Rennie spots Jason standing behind a door. When it does a closeup of Jason, reflected in the bottom left hand corner of the glass is a crewman with headphones on. (01:20:00)

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Factual error: In relation to the position of the sewage workers shadow, and the way Jason kills him, there is no way that the splatter of blood would have hit the wall the way it does. In addition the blood looks like paint. (01:27:20)

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Other mistake: Jason seems to be able to teleport in this film. Most notably towards the end when Mr. McCulloch is running from him down an ally, Jason is behind him, then in a matter of seconds he's on the top floor of a building, without ever entering it, in time to throw McCulloch out the window.

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Continuity mistake: When Sean is given the present by his father, there is a polystyrene pad next to the computer navigator, which is sticking out. In the next shot it's pushed in neatly. (00:14:25)

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Plot hole: How would Jim have been able to get that hockey mask? it even has the replica axe mark from where Jason was hacked in Part III by Chris. (00:08:20)

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Continuity mistake: After Wayne shoots his friend, he looks through his camera. The timer on the camera reads "20:19." It cuts to another angle of Wayne, then back. The camera still reads "20:19" even though a few seconds passed in the other shot. (00:48:30)

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Revealing mistake: When Rennie is pushed overboard the ship stays in the exact same place, as if it is docked. In reality the boat would have sailed on, leaving Rennie behind. (00:29:25)

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Continuity mistake: When Jason grabs the policeman, the policeman's hat falls to the floor. In the next shot it's back on his head. (01:11:50)

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Visible crew/equipment: When everyone is getting off the ship and into the small boat, it's raining. Jason is looking down at them - right when he is looking down you can see above him the sprinkler making the rain. (00:57:40)

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Continuity mistake: When Rennie gets up and walks over to the closet, you can see some items on the side, such as a decorated silk cloth, a bag etc. When Jason then looks through the porthole into Rennie's room, the position of all the items are different. (00:21:35)

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Continuity mistake: When Rennie is being pushed overboard, notice the guys sitting in the background wearing a blue shirt. When it cuts from below the ship, as we see Rennie falling, the guy is gone. Also when Miss Van Deusen goes for the life ring, we see from below the ship that the guy is gone. But when it cuts he is there again. (00:29:20)

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Visible crew/equipment: When Sean finds Rennie in the alley recliner and kneels down to comfort her, there is a clear shadow of equipment on his jacket sleeve. (01:18:15)

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Continuity mistake: When Toby turns up at the end, in the street, in the first shot of him his shadow is short. In the next shot it's very long. (01:32:15)

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

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Trivia: Interesting note. The cook that Jason threw into the mirror at the diner is Ken Kirzinger, who went on to play Jason Vorhees in the movie "Freddy Vs Jason."

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Question: What was with the ending? He melts down to a regular looking boy when in the original he was shown as deformed. I hate this ending, consider it the weakest and worst of the franchise.

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