This Freddy Krueger movie puts you in an inner battle with a male teenager whom freddy possesses from time to time to wreak havoc on the kids of Elm Street. I didn’t like this one to much. I thought A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985) was totally different from what I liked about the first Freddy Krueger movie. There were many undertones that made this horror movie seem more weird than enjoyable. Writer David Chaskin and director Jack Sholder made a complete mess in my opinion. Freddy Krueger coming out to possess a young boy was a good idea in some ways but that makes Freddy a waking demon which he is not, Freddy Krueger is meant to haunt nightmares.
About A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
Starring: Robert Englund, Clu Gulager, Robert Shaye, Robert Rusler, Marshall Bell, Kerry Remsen, Steve Eastin, Tom McFadden, Lyman Ward, Allison Barron, Steven Smith, Kim Myers, Tom Tangen, Christie Clark, JoAnn Willette, Brian Wimmer, Robert Chaskin, Kimberly Lynn, Mark Patton, Jonathan Hart, Hope Lange, Melinda O. Fee, Sydney Walsh, Edward Blackoff, Donna Bruce, Hart Sprager
Director: Jack Sholder