Posts Tagged ‘a nightmare on elm street’

Ranking The NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET Series

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In 1984 Wes Craven gave us A Nightmare on Elm Street and a horror classic was born.  Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) would haunt children in their dreams for many sequels to come turning indie studio New Line Cinema into the “house that Freddy built”. As a kid, there was nothing more exciting than going to

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WORST: Movie Doctors

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If you want to feel horrible about your upcoming visit to the doctors, look no further than the movies. I’ve put together this compilation of some of the worst doctors in movie history.  I’ll be going to the hospital tomorrow for surgery, so in retrospect, this was a bad idea to make this post.  Maybe

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Reel: Freddy Krueger In Mortal Kombat

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Freddy Krueger is the new DLC character for the game Mortal Kombat, here he shows off some bloody fatalities.The dream master in a video game that doesn’t suck, this was always a dream of mine.  I wonder if they can manage to make a game just for him? [IGN]  Watch it below:

Reel: How They Filmed Tina’s Death in A Nightmare on Elm Street

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One of my favorite death scenes of all time (wow that sounds morbid) is that of Tina (played by Amanda Wyss) in the original A Nightmare on Elm Street from Wes Craven.  I was amazed when I first saw this as a kid, there was nothing like it.  What’s even more incredible is how they pulled

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Art and Information For ‘Scream’ Documentary ‘Still Screaming’

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One of my favourite movies of 2010 was Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy, a four-hour documentary on the Freddy franchise, it was so well made and detailed it left all questions and wonders answered.  Enter, the same treatment for Scream, another Wes Craven franchise full of greatness. An official Facebook page was launched

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The CoF Council Picks: Top 3 Movie Posters

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Hello Citizens!  We here in the City of Films love movie posters.  We don’t post a lot of news about posters because frankly nowadays they are boring and half-assed.  For any movie aficionado you know how great a movie poster can be; it’s art and that’s why we hang them in our homes.  You size

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Freddy’s Revenge Happening In 3D

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The new Nightmare on Elm Street went on to defy early reviews by making over $32 million this past weekend at the box office.  So it’s no surprise to hear Warner Bros wants to have another go, but this time in a whole other dimension.  There’s been a suggestion that the new film be in

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Elm Street Could Have Been 3D, Keep Fighting People!

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Since 3D took over the film world, myself and many others around the interwebs have a grown concern that this popular feature is becoming more of a marketing tool rather than an artistic decision.  Avatar was made for 3D, and the only way to really appreciate it was in theaters, James Cameron himself agrees. We

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A Nightmare on Elm Street Blu-Ray Release

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We are a few weeks away from the remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street, so the inevitable re-release of the movie in the home market is here too.  Warner Brothers will release the original on Blu-Ray April 13th. Special Features:

New Nightmare on Elm Street Trailer, Still With Creepy Girls

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Why you screaming?  I haven’t even cut you yet. We have a new movie trailer for Samuel Bayer’s remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street. This trailer much like the first one kicks ass.  The movie looks so glossy and pretty, and it works. We hear a lot more from Jackie Earle Haley as Freddy

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