Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning

Plot hole: When the couple go into the woods to have sex, after they finish, the guy goes to a pond to clean up, which is not very far from where he left his girlfriend. A couple minutes later, "Jason" is about to kill her, and she screams very loudly. Despite this he doesn't hear her.

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Suggested correction: 1st we don't know how far the pond is from where they had sex. 2nd you notice his hair was wet. He could have been underwater when she screamed.


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Revealing mistake: When Pete gets his throat slashed, you can plainly see that there's no actual cut, it's just a line of stage blood. (00:26:30)

Continuity mistake: After Reggie's grandfather flies through the window, his head changes positions between shots. We can also see that he is breathing, even though he is dead. (01:10:10)

Visible crew/equipment: In the film the ambulance is called to Pinehurst. When the ambulance comes to a stop the boom mike can be seen in the bottom part of the rear window. (00:21:05)

Audio problem: When Junior is riding his motorbike around, screaming "they hurt me, ma," in many wideshots we hear him yell but his mouth is closed. (00:55:20)

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Audio problem: When everyone is running after the police car, we hear Robin shout "Hey guys! Joey, c'mon!" but her mouth is shut. (00:14:05)

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Continuity mistake: When Robin and Violet hang up the laundry, the distance between the pink towel and boxer shorts increases between shots. (00:18:15)

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Continuity mistake: At the beginning of the film, we see boots walking through the woods. In a closeup they stop, and to the left boot there's a cluster of leafless branches. In the following shot from behind, they are gone. (00:00:50)

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Continuity mistake: In the film Joey has chocolate on his face/left side of his mouth. The amount of chocolate changes on his left side as he is walking off the porch towards Violet. (00:18:00)

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Continuity mistake: In the film Tommy tosses the alien mask that he wore to scare Reggie on his bed and the mask slides down the wall and is all crinkled up. In the following shots Tommy takes out another mask and you can see the alien mask now laying flat on his bed and away from the wall. (00:13:10)

Continuity mistake: In the film the killer.aka."not the real Jason" is seen walking through the rain soaked grounds and woods , but yet when he climbs up the ladder at the end of the film his shoes are pretty clean. (01:10:30)

Continuity mistake: When young Tommy is looking at Jason's grave the amount of leaves on the grave change between the shots. (00:01:20)


Continuity mistake: Jason stabs the machete vertically into the man's stomach, but when he pulls it out the machete is in horizontally. (00:03:30)

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Continuity mistake: After watching "A Place in the Sun," Robin goes to her room and removes her blue gown. Then she walks to her mirror, and in the reflection we see the white door at the end of her bed is wide open. In the following shot into her mirror, the door is shut. (01:02:20)

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Plot hole: After Roy is knocked out of the barn doors, Pam and Reggie slowly walk over to look, but then Roy jumps up and grabs onto the barn floor. However when we see a wideshot of him dangling, you can see there are no ledges for him to have gripped onto while he fell, and that it's just a flat wall. Therefore he couldn't have popped up because there weren't any ledges for him to have grabbed a hold of on the wall. He should have instantly fallen on the tractor harrows. (01:18:45)

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Revealing mistake: During several of the deaths committed by the impostor, look closely. The shirt sleeves are dark green instead of the dark blue sleeves of the jumpsuit the impostor wears. Clearly Tom Morga, the hallucination of Jason, did these scenes instead of Dick Wieand, Roy Burns/impostor Jason.


Continuity mistake: The handle of the machete Jason stabs both grave digger guys with changes between shots. As he stabs the 1st guy, the handle is tripoint, but as he stabs the 2nd guy through the neck then pulls back, the handle now has a rounded end like a wooden peg.

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Continuity mistake: As Tommy reaches Jason's grave, he hears laughter and voices coming from the woods. As the voices move closer we see lights in the clearing. Tommy runs off in the bushes to hide. Moments later, two guys with flashlights and shovels suddenly rush in, from the opposite left, instead of the clearing path at the right, from where they were.

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George: Go and let everyone else know breakfast is ready.
Reggie: Yo! Breakfast! Come and get it.
George: I could've done that.

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Trivia: The actress' surname that plays Tina in this movie is Voorhees, just like Jason.


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Question: Is Tommy supposed to be the "next" Jason? I'm really confused by the ending.

Answer: Yes, originally Tommy was going to be the new Jason. But the makers decided to go in a different direction for part 6.

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