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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)
A teenage boy is haunted in his dreams by Freddy Krueger who is out to possess him in order to continue his murder spree 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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Someone is coming back to Elm Street! See more »

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1 November 1985 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,865,475 (USA) (3 November 1985)

Gross:

$29,999,213 (USA)
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Trivia

This is the only film in the series not to use Charles Bernstein's original theme, or a variation of it. See more »

Goofs

(at around 35 mins) When the coach is getting bombarded by basketballs and volleyballs one of the balls flies out, smacks him in the head and then bounces on the floor. At one point it is a volleyball and at another point it is a basketball. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Boy on Bus: [a student tells another student to turn his boombox down by throwing a paper at his head] Turn it down!
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Soundtracks

1, 2 Freddy's Coming for You
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Chuckles
7 April 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you need a nice horror/comedy flick, this movie is sure to be a winner for you and the kids. Don't get me wrong, the plot does fall apart now and again, throughout the whole movie, but if you walk the whole thing out, you truly will appreciate the giggling effect this motion picture has on the majority of it's viewers. When I saw this movie, it was love at first sight. Unless you're a real horror fan, your gonna love it too. The characters are the most lovable bunch, you got variety from Mr. Bungle, that naughty Mr. Krueger and the rest of the gang. So grab some popcorn, grab Susie and Margret cause you're going for a ride my friends, it'll be one you'll never forget.


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