A Nightmare On Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge

"Weak"

A Nightmare On Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge Review


A Nightmare on Elm Street's Freddy returns five years after the original movie's setting, with none of the same cast (save Robert Englund) and little of its charm. This time out, Freddy attempts to possess a student named Jesse (Mark Patton, at 21 years old, makes for a bit of an overgrown teenager), so he can do his dirty work in the real world. Freddy's Revenge unfortunately is mostly relegated to the audience who has to sit through this rather disastrous sequel. Kim Myers is an engaging heroine, but otherwise this is little more than a repeat of the original (it even takes place in the same house), just with less originality.


Facts and Figures

In Theaters: Saturday 11th November 2000

Box Office Worldwide: $30M

Budget: $3M

Production compaines: New Line Cinema, Smart Egg Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2 / 5

Cast & Crew

Director: Jack Sholder

Producer:

Starring: as Freddy Krueger, as Jesse Walsh, as Lisa Webber, as Ron Grady, as Ken Walsh, as Cheryl Walsh, as Coach Schneider, Melinda O. Fee as Mrs. Webber, Tom McFadden as Mr. Webber, Sydney Walsh as Kerry, Edward Blackoff as Biology Teacher, Christie Clark as Angela Walsh, as Mr. Grady, Donna Bruce as Mrs. Grady, Hart Sprager as Teacher, Allison Barron as Girl on Bus, JoAnn Willette as Girl on Bus, as Policeman, as Do-Gooder, Robert Chaskin as Bar-B-Que Boy, Kerry Remsen as Girlfriend, Kimberly Lynn as Patty, Steven Smith as Victim, Jonathan Hart as Spike, Tom Tangen as Victim (uncredited)

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