Writer | Producer | Director
He nearly turned down the option to direct the hit Scream (1996) because the first scene with Drew Barrymore reminded him too vividly of the climax sequence of The Last House on the Left (1972), his first film.
I've always felt like [Scream's] Sidney or [A Nightmare on Elm Street's] Nancy could never go back to that state of mind that they were in before, but that's the life of a warrior, and in a sense, there are no more civilians anymore. You're a ...
In contrast to the brutal, violent content of most of his films, he was renown for his calm, soft-spoken demeanor
Wesley Earl Craven
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
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