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Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Horror | Video 4 May 2010
Explore the origins of "dream demon" Freddy Krueger in this award-winning documentary that takes you behind the scenes of the most frightening and imaginative horror franchise in motion picture history!

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Herself - 'Nancy Thompson' / Narrator
Stacey Alden ...
Herself - 'Nurse Marcie' (as Stacy Alden)
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Herself - 'Greta'
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Fran Bennett ...
Herself - 'Dr. Christine Heffner'
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Himself - Composer
Doug Beswick ...
Himself - Stop-Motion Animator
R. Christopher Biggs ...
Himself - Key Make-Up Effects
Beatrice Boepple ...
Herself - 'Amanda Krueger'
Leslie Bohem ...
Himself - Screenwriter
Brannon Braga ...
Himself - Screenwriter
John Carl Buechler ...
Himself - Special Make-Up Effects Designer
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Herself - 'Elaine Parker'
Lou Carlucci ...
Himself - Special Effects Assistant
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Explore the origins of "dream demon" Freddy Krueger in this award-winning documentary that takes you behind the scenes of the most frightening and imaginative horror franchise in motion picture history!

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The razor glove worn by actors and crew members during interviews wasn't actually a screen used glove from any of the Nightmare on Elm Street films. The glove was actually made for the production of Never Sleep Again by independent special effects artist Jeffrey Daniel Flynn. See more »

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Mark Patton: [On Nightmare on Elm Street 2 having gay themes] If you're being called the 'Homo Nightmare on Elm Street' by a million pre-pubescent boys on the net, then a bunch of grown men had to of known what they were doing.
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References Million Dollar Mystery (1987) See more »

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Are You Ready for Freddy?
Written by Matt Wells, Chris Richards, Michael Anderson et al.
© Metaphor Music, New Line Music, Tin Pan Apple Music, Polygram Songs, Inc.
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A "Must Have" for fans of the series!
10 September 2014 | by (Philadelphia, Pa., USA) – See all my reviews

This is basically the review I did on Amazon in 2010!

I could write a ten page review about how much I loved this, but I'll spare you all! In a nutshell, this is a comprehensive and detailed look at not only what went on behind the scenes while making the Nightmare films, but it's full of great interviews with actors and crew.

We get to learn what everyone involved experienced before, during and after being in their respective films and it is absolutely riveting!

Special mention has to go to Heather Langenkamp for her work and dedication on this project!

It's impossible to be a fan and not love this!


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