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A Nightmare on Elm Street Movie Review Summary

Actors: Heather Langenkamp, Johnny Depp, Robert Englund

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A girl starts to have strange and disturbing nightmares involving a man with knives for fingers on one hand. Her friends then begin to end up dying one by one. She then realizes that this is the work of a homicidal maniac named Freddy Krueger who killed around 20 kids, but was killed by the girls mother and several other parents. She then realizes that Freddy is out for revenge on all the kids of Elm Street.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Horror film?    -   Yes Horror Plotlets:    -   bad dreams

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)

Setting

United States    -   Yes Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   sinister, like an X-Files Gomer Pyle

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gory visuals of deaths and torture Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing breasts Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   knives Unusual forms of death    -   asphyxiation    -   diced    -   perforation--swords/knives Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   Things that change shape/morph

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