Project Shanks Monday Night Movie: A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985)

By John Baggett
PSDC Pop Culture Guru

Project Shanks Monday Night Movie: A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge

Rating: **** (out of 5)

Okay, before I get into this week’s review I have to acknowledge a couple of things. The first is that June is Pride Month. The second is that I had planned to do something special for this month, by doing 30 reviews of LGBT related cinema. I even went so far as asking my LGBT friends for movie selections, compiling a list of well over thirty films. And as you can see, now that it’s eight days into the month I have done nothing. Why? Because I’m a terrible, no good, very bad person who asked for all of this help and before I could even start I screamed, “Oh, fuck! Homework!” and then I passed out on the couch in the fetal position. Sorry, LGBT friends and allies, but I did the exact same thing three years ago declaring twice I was going to read all of the A Song of Ice and Fire novels before season three of Game of Thrones, but in my defense those books are really heavy. [Read more…]