A list of the Best Nightmare on Elm Street Movies. Are you a fan of the Nightmare on Elm Street movies and are you curious to see which Nightmare on Elm Street movies are ranked the highest? Browse through our list of the best Nightmare on Elm Street movies to see which ones are considered the best by voters just like you. Ranked in order of the most popular Nightmare on Elm Street movie to the least popular, you can see which ones were not considered as good as the others. If you don’t agree with the rankings, you can vote for your personal favorite Nightmare on Elm Street movie to get it placed higher on the list. You will also find these films on the list of the best Ohio movies.
Renowned throughout the country, the ever-popular Nightmare on Elm Street movie series continues to awe and scare today, making the movies a long-running favorite scary movie series and even making a behind-the-scenes Nightmare documentary. However, even among movie series, there are usually a few that are better than the others. It is the same with the Nightmare on Elm Street movies, with some of them more frightful than others. If you are hoping to make a marathon night of Nightmare on Elm Street movies, choose the ones at the top of the list for your marathon and ensure a great, terror-filled evening, just in time for Halloween.
So pull up your favorite chair, get some bowls of your favorite Halloween candy and a favorite beverage, and prepare yourself for a night of scares with only the best Nightmare on Elm Street movies to watch. Or, you can watch the entire series and decide for yourself which Nightmare on Elm Street movies are the best, then come back and place your vote and enjoy a fun, dream-filled night of sleep!
- Johnny Depp, Robert Englund
Directed by: Wes CravenA Nightmare on Elm Street is a 1984 American supernatural slasher horror film written and directed by Wes Craven, and the first film of the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise. The film stars Heather ...more
- Heather Langenkamp, Patricia Arquette
Directed by: Chuck RussellDuring a hallucinatory incident, young Kristen Parker (Patricia Arquette) has her wrists slashed by dream-stalking monster Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund). Her mother, mistaking the wounds for a ...more
- Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp
Directed by: Wes CravenReality and fantasy meet in unsettling ways in this installment of the long-running horror series, which finds director Wes Craven and actors Heather Langenkamp and Robert Englund all portraying ...more
- Robert Englund, Lisa Wilcox
Directed by: Renny HarlinA Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master is a 1988 American slasher fantasy film and the fourth film in the Nightmare on Elm Street series. The film was directed by Renny Harlin, stars Robert ...more
- Evangeline Lilly, Kelly Rowland
Directed by: Ronny YuFreddy vs. Jason is a 2003 American slasher action fantasy film directed by Ronny Yu. The film is a crossover between the Friday the 13th and A Nightmare on Elm Street franchises. It is the eleventh ...more
- Mark Patton, Kim Myers
Directed by: Jack SholderJesse Walsh (Mark Patton) moves with his family into the home of the lone survivor from a series of attacks by dream-stalking monster Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund). There, Jesse is bedeviled by ...more
- Robert Englund, Lisa Wilcox
Directed by: Stephen HopkinsThe fifth installment of the popular franchise focuses on Alice (Lisa Wilcox), a survivor of the fourth, who believes Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) has been eliminated for good. She optimistically ...more
- Robert Englund, Lisa Zane
Directed by: Rachel TalalayMurderous ghoul Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) has slaughtered every last child in his hometown. He ventures on to a new location, scouting fresh young victims to hack up with his finger blades. He ...more
- Jackie Earle Haley, Rooney Mara
Directed by: Samuel BayerTeenagers Nancy, Quentin, Kris, Jesse and Dean are all neighborhood friends who begin having the same dream of a horribly disfigured man who wears a tattered sweater and a glove made of knives. The ...more