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Krueger: A Tale from Elm Street (2011)

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Set in the 1970's. After a rash of horrible killings, the alleged Springwood Slasher is finally arrested and brought to justice. But Lieutenant Donald Thompson wants more than evidence and ... See full summary »

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Chris R. Notarile

Writers:

Wes Craven (characters), Chris R. Notarile
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Cast

Cast overview:
Roberto Lombardi ... Freddy Krueger
Shawn Parr ... Lt. Donald Thompson
Gracie De La Rosa ... Freddy's final victim
Kevin Lennon ... Cop 2
Andrew Notarile Andrew Notarile ... Cop 1
Jose Antonio Donato Jose Antonio Donato ... Cop 3
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Set in the 1970's. After a rash of horrible killings, the alleged Springwood Slasher is finally arrested and brought to justice. But Lieutenant Donald Thompson wants more than evidence and probable cause to put this child murderer away, he wants a written confession. In an effort to prove guilt, Thompson sits down in an interrogation room with the man known as Freddy Krueger. Will Lt. Thompson get Freddy's confession or more than he bargained for? Written by Blinky500

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One, two, Freddy's coming for you...

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 June 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Krueger: Tales from Elm Street See more »

Filming Locations:

New Jersey, USA See more »

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Budget:

$300 (estimated)
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Blinky Productions See more »
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Color | Black and White (some shots)
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Trivia

Gracie De La Rosa's scream was added in post-production. See more »

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The End ... Go Home!!! See more »

Connections

Edited into Krueger: Tales from Elm Street (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

All I Do Is Dream of You
Music by Nacio Herb Brown (uncredited) and lyrics by Arthur Freed (uncredited)
Performed by Richard Chamberlain
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A labor of love.
16 January 2017 | by jeremy-david-kuehnauSee all my reviews

A interesting concept and frankly, I could see Hollywood doing a much better adaption of it.

With that being said, you can tell it's a labor of love. The cinematography isn't very good and the dialog is downright awful.

Further, the portrayal of Freddy Krueger feels really off base. The short film makes assumptions that Krueger already had plans to become a demon and that the song preceded his death, which I don't really personally believe.

I can understand the appeal for some people, but unfortunately I just don't feel it's very good.


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