|A child-molester who was badly burned by the parents of the kids he abused, returns years later to the street where he committed his crimes to haunt them in their sleep.|
Wes Craven hit the jackpot with this tale of a dream-bound boogeyman named Freddie Kruger. Genuinely creepy with a few perfecty realised nightmares. Slightly spoilt by an all too jokey ending.
Followed by numerous sequels and one remake:
See also Parts: