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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)

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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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The first name in terror returns... See more »

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Fantasy | Horror

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1 November 1985 (USA)  »

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge  »

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$2,200,000 (estimated)

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$30,000,000 (USA)
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Trivia

In the opening sequence, the bus driver is Robert Englund without the heavy "Freddy Krueger" make-up and his signature clothing. See more »

Goofs

When Jesse and Grady are fighting with each on the school baseball field and coach Schnider starts to walk over, in the background you can see the guy wearing the baseball mitt behind the coach. In the next shot you can see him encouraging Jesse and Grady to keep fighting with each other. See more »

Quotes

Kerry: So you goin' to Lisa's house tomorrow night?
Ron Grady: Nope. Can't. I'm grounded.
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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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