A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

  • Director: Wes Craven
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  • Genre: Horror, Slasher
  • Country: USA
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Plot

The monstrous spirit of a slain janitor seeks revenge by invading the dreams of teenagers whose parents were responsible for his untimely death.

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What makes Freddy truly terrifying, and an inspired invention on Craven's part, is that he exists not in the real world but in the shadowy realm of dreams.
— Empire