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A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (1984)

A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET <span>(1984)</span> artwork

A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (1984)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 89

Release dates 31/10/2013, 25/10/2010, 06/11/2000, 05/10/1998

BBFCInsight Contains strong sadistic horror and bloody violence

Genre(s) Horror

Director(s) Wes Craven

Cast includes John Saxon, Ronee Blakley, Heather Langenkamp, Amanda Wyss, Jsu Garcia, Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Ronee Blakely

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 15/10/2010

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET is Wes Craven's horror slasher from 1985, featuring the first appearance of Freddy Krueger.

Violence

In one scene, Krueger attacks a young woman in her dreams, cutting her stomach open before she is thrown around her room covered in blood. In another scene a young man is sucked into a hole in his bed, a huge fountain of blood spraying up as he is ejected out of it.

The film also contains four uses of strong language ('f**k').

Trailer

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Details

Title
A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET
Year
1984
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Warner Home Video Ltd,Entertainment in Video Ltd,Park Circus Limited,Palace Pictures,CBS/Fox Video Ltd
Classified date(s)
29/08/2013
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF013616

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