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A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
"A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge" (original title)

 -  Horror  -  1 November 1985 (USA)
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A teenage boy is haunted in his dreams by Freddy Krueger who is out to possess him to continue his murdering in the real world.

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A new family moves into the house on Elm Street, and before long, the kids are again having nightmares about deceased child murderer Freddy Krueger. This time, Freddy attempts to possess a teenage boy to cause havoc in the real world, and can only be overcome if the boy's sweetheart can master her fear. Written by David Thiel <d-thiel@uiuc.edu>

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$2,200,000 (estimated)

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$30,000,000 (USA)
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Jesse's car is a 1966 Dodge Dart GT convertible. See more »

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In the opening scene, the kids on the bus are seen standing up and walking towards the door while the bus is still moving. In the next shot, they are all sitting down until the bus stops. See more »

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Lisa: Fight him. You are not afraid of him! He doesn't even exist!
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I really don´t think it´s THAT bad...
5 January 1999 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

Everyone is sure giving this movie a hard time, and I agree to some extent, but at the same time there are som good points to it. Like the pool party for instance, that was a really cool scene. And we can´t complain about Freddy, this was the last real Freddy before the joke-making-lovable-take-home-to-see-mom Freddy that entered in part 3. But I do agree that this is one of the weakest movies in the series.


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