It says a lot that the most interesting things about watching were caused by glitches from an old, damaged print. Extra half star for "Captain Kirk"
I liked this a whole lot better on rewatch. Maybe it's because time and place were on its side. Place: The Mahoning. Time: that special delirious 2AM slot at the end of a 3 picture feature. This movie is messy, and much has been made both of its departure from Elm Street cannon and its status as one of the gayest horror flicks of the 1980s. But, a lot of the "Elm Street" cannon wasn't quite set in stone when…