A Nightmare on Elm Street is a 1984 American horror film directed and written by Wes Craven. The film features John Saxon, Heather Langenkamp, 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 being terrorized in their nightmares by the ghost of a serial child murderer named Freddy Krueger.
PART 1 – A Nightmare on Elm Street is directed by Wes Craven in 1984.
PART 2 – A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy’s Revenge is directed by Jack Sholder in 1985.
PART 3 – A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors is directed by Chuck Russell in 1987.
PART 4 – A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master is directed by Renny Harlin in 1988.
PART 5 – A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Child is directed by Stephen Hopkins in 1989.
PART 6 – Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare directed by Rachel Talalay in 1991.
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