Loading

A Nightmare on Elm Street

1984 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

Horror

makeshiftimaginativeterrifyingdefiningdramatic
  • Jini Score
    86%
  • Critics Score
    82%
  • Rating
    7.5/10
  • Box Office
    $ 115 Million
  • Jini Score
    86%
  • Critics Score
    82%
  • Rating
    7.5/10
  • Box Office
    $ 115 Million
makeshiftimaginativeterrifyingdefiningdramatic

A Nightmare on Elm Street Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 5.0/5

100%

Positive Review Rating : 86%

86%
  • A highly imaginative horror film that provides the requisite shocks to keep fans of the genre happy. ( Read More )
  • And Nightmare on Elm Street is buoyed by the slick performances of its kids. ( Read More )
  • Combust Ible Celluloid

    By 1984, the slasher film had already been done to death, but Craven added a fresh take with his idea of a killer that attacks in dreams. ( Read More )
  • But in a film thats already established its protagonist as a raging, loathsome man, theres no room here for romantic notions of crime. ( Read More )
  • Tv Guide

    One of the most intelligent and terrifying horror films of the 1980s. ( Read More )
See all reviews

Similar to A Nightmare on Elm Street




Awards for A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival
    2 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Online Film & Television Association
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Young Artist Awards
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS