Movie Reviews

Every Friday, Dimitri shares his thoughts on the new movies opening in theatres. Why settle for the latest theatrical fair, though, when there are so many other motion pictures to discuss? Check back on Tuesdays as he also reviews new DVD releases, long forgotten classics, and hidden gems from the vault.


A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

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I owe my love of horror to A Nightmare on Elm Street. Often credited for introducing the fantastic to slasher cinema, Wes Craven’s 1984 classic established the formula for decades of genre flicks to come, allowing filmmakers to tap into... [ More ]

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors served as my introduction to the franchise. I was just a boy at the time, too young to have appreciated the original, but I contend... [ More ]

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)

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Ah, yes, the one with the eighties “lock and load” montage. By 1988, Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) had gained such popularity, even in the mainstream, that one could find his... [ More ]

A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985)

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Fans of the series often criticise A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy’s Revenge for sticking out like a sore thumb, but I find it important to remember that, at the time, the bigwigs at New Line Cinema had yet... [ More ]