What's really interesting about Heisserer's interpretation of this classic American myth is it's place in the time of the internet. While Craven's earlier versions convey Krueger as the passage of a sexual disease (like La Ronde), Heisserer emphasizes the disease of belief that spreads in the manner of discussion via the non-linear format of the internet. Fascinating that "belief" becomes a disease of modern times.
Death stalks the dreams of several young adults to claim its revenge on the killing of Freddy Kruger. Chased and chastised by this finger-bladed demon, it is the awakening of old memories and the denials… read review