Novel "The Fountain Society" (1999)
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[on how he got Drew Barrymore to look scared and crying in Scream] Drew Barrymore told me a story of a boy who tortured his...I think it was his dog, with a lighter and it set it on fire and she burst into tears. And being the exploitative bastard that I am as a director, I said "do you mind if we use that?"
So every time on the set if I wanted her to cry, I'd say "the boy has the lighter" or ...
Freddy Krueger's appearance (especially the dirty clothes and hat) was inspired by a hobo who Craven saw staring at him through his window one day when he was age 10.
His unglamorous depictions of sadistic and realistically brutal killers