Newswire: The internet successfully prevented a found footage Friday The 13th movie
We might not have been able to stop the production of three—three!—rebooted I Spit On Your Grave movies, but according to /Film the collective ire of fans online has prevented what could have been another tragic horror-movie misstep. Take the morning off, internet, because the newest Friday The 13th movie reboot will no longer be a found footage movie.
The reboot is still happening, and is still scheduled for a 2016 release, because, as should be abundantly clear by now, the only thing that can kill Jason Voorhees is poor box-office receipts, and even that doesn’t stick for long. But, as producer Brad Fuller says in a new interview,
Listen, there was an outpouring of negative sentiment when it was revealed that Friday the 13th might have been a found footage movie. That was very clear to us that there was not a groundswell of support …