Jason X
Jason X (2002)

Popular bogeymen Jason Voorhees terrorizes a group of nubile astronauts five centuries into the future in this sci-fi update of the Friday the 13th franchise. Early in the 21st century, Jason (actor/stunt man Kane Hoddar, filling the role… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 26, 2002
DVD Release Date: June 1, 2004
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Critic Score: 19% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Jason goes to the future, but the story is still stuck in the past.

Robert K. Elder
Chicago Tribune

Jason X conjures up more giggles than scares, assuming you make it through the first 15 minutes.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

The supposedly new, improved, futuristic Jason is just the same guy with a hipper hockey mask. Thumbs down.

Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

Whatever they paid Canadian horror auteur David Cronenberg to appear in this godforsaken mess, it wasn't enough.

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Paul Malcolm
L.A. Weekly

The gore comes with brutal regularity, so that, despite Farmer and Isaac's attempts to liven things up, the film still just wears you down.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

A protracted and only sporadically imaginative menu of ways to be murdered.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

As far as B-horror movies go with camp, and cheese, this is a good one...

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Andrew O'Hehir

Everything else Jason X tries to do has been done too, and generally a lot better.

Claudia Puig
USA Today

Jason gets a futuristic makeover and annihilates someone using a giant screwing tool. After sitting through Jason's latest exploits, the audience may find itself identifying with that victim in particular.

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson

Jason follows the ol' tradition of monsters going into space.

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Flixster Audience Score: 24% Flixster User Reviews
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Matt Goodman
It's so bad it's hilarious. All the deaths are hilarious. Grade: F
Tim Salmons
Most people would contend that the idea of putting Jason in space would be the worst idea that the filmmakers ever came up with in the history of the Friday the… More
Coxxie Mild Sauce
approximately twenty million dollars spent on a metallic chrome hockey mask.
Melvin White
Professor Lowe: Guys, it's okay! He just wanted his machete back!  "Evil Gets An Upgrade" You know what the funniest thing is about how bad… More
Conner Rainwater
While I can't say it's the greatest movie ever, this is a masterpiece among the stars. Jason not only causes havoc in his normal look, he turns into… More