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A Nightmare on Elm Street (9-Nov-1984)

Director: Wes Craven

Writer: Wes Craven

Keywords: Horror, Slasher

A group of teenage friends start to have nightmares; when they compare notes they realize they are all roughly witnessing the same horrors. One of them, Tina, is killed in her sleep; authorities arrest boyfriend Rod but he dies almost immediately in jail. The remaining friends uncover the story of Freddie Kruger, a serial killer burned alive by the parents of children he killed. They realize it becomes vitally important to stay awake. Screen debut of a young Johnny Depp.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
David Andrews
1952   Mann & Machine
Ronee Blakley
24-Aug-1945   Nashville
Johnny Depp
9-Jun-1963   Captain Jack Sparrow
Robert Englund
6-Jun-1947   The original Freddy Krueger
Heather Langenkamp
17-Jul-1964   A Nightmare on Elm Street
John Saxon
5-Aug-1936   Enter the Dragon
Amanda Wyss
24-Nov-1960   A Nightmare On Elm Street


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