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A nightmare on Elm Street

Author: Wes CravenRobert ShayeJohn SaxonRonee BlakleyHeather LangenkampAll authors
Publisher: United States : New Line Cinema, United States : Media Home Entertainment, 1984 ; 1985.
Edition/Format:   Film : Videodisc : VHS tape : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nancy is having nightmares about a frightening figure who wears a glove with razor-sharp "finger knives". Then her friends, who are having similar dreams, begin to die. Nancy realizes that to save herself and her friends, she must stay awake to uncover the secret identity of the specteral murderer and draw him out into the real world.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Slasher
Horror
Material Type: Film, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wes Craven; Robert Shaye; John Saxon; Ronee Blakley; Heather Langenkamp; Johnny Depp; Robert Englund; Jsu Garcia; New Line Cinema Corporation.; Media Home Entertainment (Firm); Smart Egg Pictures.
OCLC Number: 1059151193
Notes: 91 minutes.
Credits: Co-producer, Sara Fisher ; executive producers, Stanley Dudleson, Joseph Wolf ; cinematography, Jacques Haitkin ; editing, Patrick McMahon, Rick Shaine ; music, Charles Bernstein; song "Nightmare" by Steve Karshner, Martin Kent, Michael Schurig.
Cast: John Saxon, Ronee Blakley, Heather Langenkamp, Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Nick Corri, Amanda Wyss, Charles Fleischer.
Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Nightmare on Elm Street (Motion picture)
Responsibility: New Line Cinema ; Media Home Entertainment, Inc. ; Smart Egg Pictures ; directed and written by Wes Craven ; produced by Robert Shaye.

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Nancy is having nightmares about a frightening figure who wears a glove with razor-sharp "finger knives". Then her friends, who are having similar dreams, begin to die. Nancy realizes that to save herself and her friends, she must stay awake to uncover the secret identity of the specteral murderer and draw him out into the real world.

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