20 Things Producers Hid from Viewers In "A Nightmare On Elm Street"

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A Nightmare on Elm Street is a perfect example of a classic '80s horror flick. It took the traditional slasher formula that started with Halloween and turned it on its head, taking what had become a tired genre and made it unique. Sure, the sequels got more and more goofy as the franchise continued, and the remake did absolutely nothing to reinvigorate the series, but the original film will always be terrifying. After all, everyone has to go to sleep sometime. Here are some facts about the original movie you may not have known...