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And then, for no apparent reason (perhaps gremlins in the engine) the entire ship exploded and everyone died. Except for Fred Krueger, who escaped through a dimensional rift, into another universe where tentacles are aplenty and cats are just a story made up to scare children.
Doctor Jurran apparently is able to follow him through the dimensional rift.