Overall Rank: 3856
Average Rating: 2.7/4
# of Ratings: 117
Theatrical Release Date: 10/14/1994
Genre: Drama, Horror
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Wes Craven
Actors: Heather Langenkamp, Robert Englund, Miko Hughes, Wes Craven, John Saxon, Robert Shaye
Plot: Approaching the 10th Anniversary of Nightmare on Elms Street, Heather Langenkamp, star of the original film, is getting harassed by calls and things take a dark turn when her husband turns up in a car accident with slash marks. She learns that Wes Craven is working on a new nightmare film, and he and Robert Englund also know something strange is going on. Freddy has come back, but this time it's real. -- Chris Kavan
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Snoogans - wrote on 03/16/2011
Craven returns to give us the best thing since the first Nightmare. Great story, with exceptional acting and some actual scare.
sapien - wrote on 03/03/2010
Out of this particular movie series, I've only ever saw the first one and this one. I like them both.
Full Movie Reviews
Roberto DaCritic - wrote on 02/11/2018
Wes Craven's New Nightmare was a nice movie. Freddy Krueger crosses over to the real world wear famous actors from the franchise like Heather Langenkamp and Wes Craven portray themselves and have well developed rolls in this film. However, this is only my 5th favorite in the series.
1. Freddy Krueger's makeup. He looks super hideous and vulgar. The original makeup in the previous films were cool, but this is just plain ugly.
2. Freddy's form is now the "Entity" form. OH COME ON! Are you kidding me? Freddy was already real.
3. Death scenes. There are 4 kills in this movie: 3 are males and they ALL DIE IN THE FIRST 30 MINUTES WHILE THE 4TH KILL WAS A FEMALE WHO DIED 1 HOUR AND 20 MINUTES IN THE FILM! FREDDY'S DEAD WAS SEXIST FOR FREDDY ONLY KILLING MALES, BUT THIS IS STILL …
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