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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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Someone is coming back to Elm Street! See more »

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1 November 1985 (USA)  »

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$2,200,000 (estimated)

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$30,000,000 (USA)
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In the breakfast scene near the beginning, the family is eating "Fu Man Chews" cereal. See more »

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Behind the tennis racket on the wall, you can see the heating element that's lighting up and burning the strings in two. See more »

Quotes

Jesse Walsh: [throws aside a shoebox] How do you like that, Dad?
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Followed by A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989) See more »

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Terror In My Heart
Written by Rick Shaffer
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Not a bad sequel.
24 July 2002 | by (Devon,England.) – See all my reviews

A nightmare on elm street started off a trio of these series,and the second one in the series doesn't do a bad job.This time another family have moved into the house and the son (Jesse),is stalked by Freddy and Freddy becomes him.

A nightmare on elm street 2 isn't bad on all stages,I have to admit,it has its flaws,but it kept me entertained for a couple of hours. Freddy isn't as scary but there is the idea of the school bus which I found creative.

I would reccomend buying this if you're trying to get hold of the collection,if not,don't. I rate 3/5.


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