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A Nightmare on Elm Street

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7.5/10
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Horror Rated: 18+ (R)19841h 31mOn: HBO MAX Tags: Doctor Supernatural Serial Killer 
Country: America

Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson, traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger, who was burned alive by angry parents many years before. Krueger has now come back in the dreams of his killers' children, claiming their lives as his revenge. Nancy and her boyfriend, Glen, must devise a plan to lure the monster out of the realm of nightmares and into the real world...A Nightmare on Elm Street featuring John Saxon and Ronee Blakley is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's a horror movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 94% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (197,540 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#659 Ranked Movie

#20 Ranked in Serial Killer Movies

#48 Ranked in Horror Movies

#115 Ranked in Movies on HBO MAX

A Nightmare on Elm Street has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 94% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (197,540 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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