A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) (Movie)

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A Nightmare on Elm Street
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A Nightmare on Elm Street is a 1984 American supernatural slasher horror film written and directed by Wes Craven, and the first film of the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise. The film stars Heather Langenkamp, John Saxon, Ronee Blakley, Amanda Wyss, Jsu Garcia, Robert Englund, and Johnny Depp in his feature film debut. Set in the fictional Midwestern town of Springwood, Ohio, the plot revolves around several teenagers who are stalked and killed in their dreams (and thus killed in reality) by Freddy Krueger. The teenagers are unaware of the cause of this strange phenomenon, but their parents hold a dark secret from long ago. Wikipedia


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A Nightmare on Elm Street is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, American horror films, New Line Cinema films, Ghost films, 1984 films, Films directed by Wes Craven, 1980s horror films, Films shot in Los Angeles, California and A Nightmare on Elm Street.

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(Glen is trying to get to sleep on the couch alone, but the sounds of Tina and Rod having sex is keeping him up)
Glen Lantz: Morality sucks.


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Nominated for 5 Awards | Won 2

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