AN IMAGE ON THE FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 2 DVD REVEALS PAUL’S FATE!
On the back of the Deluxe edition DVD cover for PART 2 that was released in 2009, there is an image of Paul Holt where he has a pretty “I am dead” look on his face. And looking at the image it really does go a long way towards providing some definite closure to the Paul Holt mystery. Take a look at that image above and tell that doesn’t look like someone who has had a very bad run-in with an angry Jason Voorhees.
But…and there seems to always be a but where this particular mystery is concerned, thanks to the Friday The 13th The Franchise website and an interview they did with longtime FRIDAY THE 13TH artist Crash Cunningham that debunks the DVD cover image theory:
“This photo is one of a few that was taken on set during the filming of the end cabin sequence. Or more specifically, while they were blocking in or rehearsing the scene before the cameras rolled. Notice that John is wearing a jacket over his wardrobe to stay warm. According to other photos I have and production stories, John was quite a character on set. He’s just goofing it up in this photo.”
And they also have this image to corroborate things: