R | | Action, Fantasy, Horror
A psychiatrist familiar with knife-wielding dream demon Freddy Krueger helps teens at a mental hospital battle the killer who is invading their dreams.
Film debut of Patricia Arquette.
Dr. Neil Gordon:
What was that nursery rhyme all about?
Nancy Thompson: It was just something that that the kids say to keep the... Boogieman away.
(at around 1h 22 mins) When Freddy and Kristen are fighting in the boiler room, there are some barrels full of bones. Later they disappear.
All the grips are nicknamed "Bob", except for the last, which is a variation on the name.
$8,880,555 (USA) (1 March 1987)
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