A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…

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* Film debut of Patricia Arquette (a star in the making), + you a young โ€˜Larryโ€™ Fishburne (aka Morpheus!), Craig Wasson (Body Double (1984)), Robert Englund on the top of his Kruger game, & I donโ€™t think Iโ€™ll ever forget Stacey Alden as nurse Marcie (๐Ÿ˜!). Great cast bar one (see โœ‚๏ธ) ๐ŸŽญ
* Chuck Russell (he of The Mask (1994), Eraser (1996), & The Scorpion King (2002) fame), does a brilliant job! Dreamlike, atmospheric, & in keeping with Cravens style from the 1984 original ๐ŸŽฅ๐Ÿ‘
* David Lynchโ€™s right hand musical man Angelo Badalamenti (composer of Twin Peaks (1990-2017) & many more), provides the score. Effective & a kin to the franchise, spot on ๐ŸŽตย 
* First writing credit for Oscar-nominated Writer & Director Frank Darabont (The Shawshank Redemption (1994)/The Mist (2007) etc), + alongside seasoned Horror legend Wes Craven itโ€™s no surprise that (imo) this is the best of the series! Surpassing the setup of the original, & delivering a Lost Boys (1987) esc Kids v.s. Freddie extravaganza! Great performances/practical effects/story, itโ€™s an all rounder! ๐Ÿ“ย 
* Possibly gets slightly too kidy towards the end, though I do love how their individuality is their greatest strengths in their fight for survival... pro & a con really. Another pro/con - (ironically) the weakest link of the cast is OG (Nancy Thomas herself) Heather Langenkamp, itโ€™s great sheโ€™s back from the original, but can she act?! โœ‚๏ธย 
* While not technically a kids film... I totally condone kids watching this & having the bejesus scared out of them! ๐Ÿ˜‚ I wish I had seen this sooner, this being my third viewing & it only gets better โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…

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