Nightmare and Dreams Month: Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddie’s Revenge (1985) Review

You can’t fault Freddie’s Revenge for being ambitious. Not content to just repeat the same old formula and rehash what the original Nightmare on Elm Street tried to achieve, Freddie’s Revenge actually attempts to add something different to the series and … Continue reading Nightmare and Dreams Month: Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddie’s Revenge (1985) Review

A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) Review

If you are going to remake an iconic film, you must have a legitimate reason to do so. Just because it already has a popular fan base can’t be enough of a reason. Neither is the fact that the film franchise has clearly been sequelled into oblivion. I’d say that is the reason to reboot a series. There is a difference. Its subtle but there is definitely some distinction between the two. A remake is retelling a story with slight changes. The main concept and narrative strand is the same but you may change elements, like developing a characters back-story or … Continue reading A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) Review