A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985) Poster


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Followed by 

New Nightmare (1994)


The Gold Rush (1925)
In the BBQ/Pool scene 'Bar-B-Que Boy' picks up to grilling forks with sausages on them and does a quick reference to Chaplin's dance with the two potatoes on forks. At approximately 56 min into the film.
Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe (1940)
This serial shown playing on TV in Ron's bedroom.
The Birds (1963)
Risky Business (1983)
Dance scene
The Breakfast Club (1985)
Jesse has a poster the references Simple Minds' "Don't You (Forget About Me)"

Referenced in 

The Children of Times Square (1986) (TV Movie)
Title seen on movie theater marquee.
Thrashin' (1986)
The denim jacket that Hook wears has a design on it similar to Freddy's claw mark which is another movie that he starred in.
The Golden Girls: Empty Nests (1987) (TV Episode)
The girls are going to watch part 4 of the series and declare to Rose that it isn't necessary to have seen parts 1, 2 and 3.
Critters 2 (1988)
Troll 2 (1990)
Scene in which Jesse spends the night in Grady's room.
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)
There are several parts in the film where "The Springwood Gazette" newspaper is visible. This is the newspaper first seen in A Nightmare On Elm Street Part 2.
Mahakaal (1993)
Possession and music are referenced.
New Nightmare (1994)
During Heather's interview, Robert Englund enters the studio dressed in Krueger's costume and exclaims "You are all my children now!" - a line from the second movie.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Ryan's Worst Nightmare (1995) (TV Episode)
Screech claims that he used to watch the "Freddy Krueger" films to calm down after Miss Hearst's class.
Scream (1996)
3rd Rock from the Sun: A Nightmare on Dick Street: Part 2 (1997) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
American Psycho (2000)
The scene were Jesse/Freddy bites Lisa's leg is almost identical in set up to the scene in American Psycho were Patrick Bateman, whilst chasing Christie, bites her leg after she falls before continuing to pursue her.
Saturday Night Live: Ben Affleck/Fiona Apple (2000) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Sally O'Malley skit
The Singles Ward (2002)
Jonathan rents it from the video store.
Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
During the opening monologue, Freddy refers to himself as "The Springwood Slasher". This name has previously been seen in a newspaper article given to Jesse in A Nightmare On Elm Street Part 2.
Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) (Video)
Photograph is shown.
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
Gregory Nicotero mentions it.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: A Nightmare on Elm Street (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
How to Be (2008)
Nikki says that Ronny is quoting the movie.
Best Worst Movie (2009)
A character at a horror fest states he's watched all 6 "Nightmare..." movies.
The Cinema Snob: Troll 2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Snob alludes to it: "Ahhh! Ok, so they're Jesse and Grady close!". Also, a photograph is shown.
The Big Box: The House of the Devil (2010) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown. Also, The Big Box Model imitates the dance scene.
Midnight Movie Review: A Nightmare on Elm Street Remake (2010) (TV Episode)
as an original sequel
Psychopaths (2010)
Poster seen on wall
Swallowed Souls: The Making of Evil Dead II (2011) (Video)
Talked about. Behind the scenes photos shown.
Midnight Screenings: The Worst Films of 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Holliston: Laura's Little Twitter (2012) (TV Episode)
Joe asks Adam if he should bother transferring the film to DVD or not. Adam cites "Jessie's dance number when unpacking his room" as reason to keep the film.
The Cinema Snob: Sleepaway Camp (2012) (TV Episode)
"Meanwhile, Freddty Kruger is dropping off the kids from the beginning of Elm Street 2..."
Horror's Hallowed Grounds: Halloween II (2012) (TV Episode)
Slice and Dice: The Slasher Film Forever (2012)
Robert Rusler talks about it. Also, photographs are shown.
Scenes from a Gay Marriage (2012)
Luce refers to the film by title.
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Target $20 Lamp Review (2013) (TV Episode)
"Freddy Kruger was going to take control of Jesse Walsh and kill all these people anyway."
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
The close-up shot of the "pelvic thrust" dance move done by Star Lord at the beginning of the film is an homage to the "pelvic thrust" dance in Freddy's Revenge.
The Horrors of AutoCorrect (2014) (Short)
Mentioned in dialogue
Tellement Gay! Homosexualité et pop culture: Inside (2015) (TV Episode)
Picture shown
The Cinema Snob: A Ton of Grass Goes to Pot (2015) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions trying to release the review of this movie first
Atop the Fourth Wall: Nightmares on Elm Street #3-4 (2015) (TV Episode)
Linkara points out the human-faced dog from this movie making a cameo in the comic
It Was Alright in the 70s: Fear in the 80s (2015) (TV Episode)
Video box shown in archive clip.
The Cinema Snob: Second Glance (2016) (TV Episode)
"I'm happy to see the Walsh family on a day that doesn't include Freddy Krueger."
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Troll 2 in 19 Minutes or Less (2016) (TV Episode)
"Dude bros are just the best!". "All seriousness aside... Elliott really is in love with his friends, right?".
The Cinema Snob: A Talking Cat!?! (2016) (TV Episode)
"If this were Elm Street 2, he'd have better chemistry with Grady."
Atop the Fourth Wall: A Nightmare on Elm Street: Paranoid #1 (2016) (TV Episode)
Linkara mentions Nancy's 'lost' diary
The Cinema Snob: Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (2016) (TV Episode)
"Get your Elm Street 2 out of my Halloween 6."

Featured in 

Stephen King's World of Horror (1986) (TV Movie)
The Freddy Krueger Special (1988) (TV Movie)
Clips are featured
The Making of Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991) (TV Movie)
Clips are featured.
Slash & Burn: The Freddy Krueger Story (1991) (TV Movie)
Clips from the film are featured.
Freddy Speaks (1992) (TV Movie)
Clips from the film are featured.
Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
a brief clip is seen on a television
Svengoolie: A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge (2000) (TV Episode)
This film is featured in this episode.
Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
Features footage from this movie at the beginning.
Meet Bob Shaye (2004) (Video)
Night Terrors (2006) (Video)
Clips featured.
The House That Freddy Built (2006) (Video)
clips shown and talked about
Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film (2009)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Trailer Failure: Nightmare on Elm Street and 2012 (2009) (TV Episode)
clip is shown
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster and footage of this movie are shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (2011) (TV Episode)
recalling Freddy's death in this film
Phelous & the Movies: Friday the 13th Part IX: Jason Goes on Vacation: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
compares Jason's rebirth in another body to Freddy's
Why Horror? (2014)
Clips are shown.
The Cinema Snob: A Nightmare on Elm Street (2014) (TV Episode)
Snob talks a bit about the sequel
Atop the Fourth Wall: Nightmares on Elm Street #1-2 (2015) (TV Episode)
Linkara gives us a look at the popular franchise
Atop the Fourth Wall: Nightmares on Elm Street #5-6 (2015) (TV Episode)
Linkara discusses Freddy and his M.O. throughout the series
Atop the Fourth Wall: A Nightmare on Elm Street: Paranoid #3 (2016) (TV Episode)
the ending is recalled
Trailer Trauma 3: '80s Horror-Thon (2017) (Video)
The film's theatrical trailer is featured.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Trouble #3 (2017) (TV Episode)
Freddy crashes a pool party
Scream, Queen: My Nightmare on Elm Street (2018)
Title is referenced

Spoofed in 

License to Drive (1988)
The opening sequence quite clearly spoofs the one in Elm Street 2.
My Soul to Take (2010)
Same concept where the killer posses the protagonist to do his killings, but set in the modern times.
The Cinema Snob: In Search of the Wow Wow Wibble Woggle Wazzie Woodle Woo (2013) (TV Episode)
Cinema Snob plays "Touch Me (All Night Long)" over footage of Tim cleaning up his room. then he says, "How do you like that, Dad?"

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