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List of the best Robert Englund movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Robert Englund's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Robert Englund movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Robert Englund movies will be at the top of the list. Robert Englund has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Robert Englund movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Robert Englund films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Robert Englund role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Robert Englund performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films include Hatchet, Wes Craven's New Nightmare and more.

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A Nightmare on Elm Street is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Robert Englund Movies
A Nightmare on Elm Street Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp A 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 ...more

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Patricia Arquette, Laurence Fishburne, Zsa Zsa Gábor A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors is a 1987 American slasher fantasy film and the third film in the Nightmare on Elm Street series. The film was directed by Chuck Russell, written by ...more

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master Robert Englund, Lisa Wilcox, Brooke Bundy A 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 ...more

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Freddy vs. Jason Evangeline Lilly, Kelly Rowland, Monica Keena Freddy 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 ...more

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Wes Craven's New Nightmare Wes Craven, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp Wes Craven's New Nightmare is a 1994 American slasher metafilm written and directed by original Nightmare on Elm Street creator Wes Craven. Although it is the seventh film in the franchise, it ...more

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child Robert Englund, Lisa Wilcox, Wally George A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child is a 1989 American slasher horror film and the fifth film in the Nightmare on Elm Street series. It was directed by Stephen Hopkins, stars Robert ...more

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Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper, Roseanne Barr Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare is a 1991 American comedy-horror slasher film and the sixth film in the Nightmare on Elm Street series. As the title suggests, it was intended to be the last ...more

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The Phantom of the Opera: The Motion Picture Molly Shannon, Bill Nighy, Robert Englund The Phantom of the Opera: The Motion Picture is a 1989 American horror film directed by Dwight H. Little and based on Gaston Leroux's novel of the same name. The film is a newer, gorier version ...more

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge Robert Englund, Hope Lange, Clu Gulager A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge is a 1985 American slasher horror film and the second film in the Nightmare on Elm Street film series. The film was directed by Jack Sholder and ...more

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Hatchet Tony Todd, Robert Englund, Mercedes McNab Hatchet is a 2006 American slasher film written and directed by Adam Green. The film has an all-star horror film cast.

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Wishmaster Tony Todd, Verne Troyer, Robert Englund Wishmaster is a 1997 American horror film directed by Robert Kurtzman. It was executive produced by Wes Craven, the only film of the Wishmaster series with his name attached. The plot of ...more

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Urban Legend is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Robert Englund Movies
Urban Legend Jared Leto, Tara Reid, Alicia Witt Urban Legend is a 1998 slasher film starring Jared Leto and Alicia Witt. The film is based on the premise that a killer is using the methods of death described in certain urban legends as a ...more

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Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon Robert Englund, Zelda Rubinstein, Scott Wilson Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon is a 2006 American mockumentary horror film and black comedy directed by Scott Glosserman. It stars Nathan Baesel, Angela Goethals and Robert Englund. ...more

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2001 Maniacs Eli Roth, Peter Stormare, Robert Englund 2001 Maniacs is a 2005 American comedy horror film directed by Tim Sullivan, starring Robert Englund, Jay Gillespie, Dylan Edrington, and Matthew Carey. It is a remake of the 1964 film Two ...more

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Zombie Strippers Jenna Jameson, Tito Ortiz, John Hawkes Zombie Strippers is a 2008 American zombie comedy film written and directed by Jay Lee, starring Robert Englund, Jenna Jameson, and Tito Ortiz and distributed by Sony Pictures Home ...more

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Strangeland Amy Smart, Linda Cardellini, Dee Snider Strangeland is a 1998 American horror film written by Dee Snider and directed by John Pieplow. The film focuses on the body modification underground culture's rituals. The film was filmed in the ...more

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Python Jenny McCarthy, Wil Wheaton, Robert Englund Python is a 2000 made-for-TV horror movie directed by Richard Clabaugh. The film features several cult favorite actors, including William Zabka of The Karate Kid fame, Wil Wheaton, Casper Van ...more

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The Great Smokey Roadblock Susan Sarandon, Henry Fonda, Eileen Brennan The Great Smokey Roadblock is a 1977 comedy drama film written and directed by John Leone.

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The Mangler Robert Englund, Ted Levine, Danny Keough The Mangler is a 1995 American, Australian and South African horror film, directed by Tobe Hooper and based upon the Stephen King short story of the same name which appeared in his inaugural ...more

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Inkubus Joey Fatone, Robert Englund, William Forsythe Inkubus is a horror film produced by the Woodhaven Production Company, written by Carl Dupré, and directed by Glenn Ciano. The film stars Robert Englund, William Forsythe, Joey Fatone, ...more

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The Fighter Robert Englund, Pat Hingle, Gregory Harrison The Fighter is a 1983 drama film written by Jerome Kass and directed by David Lowell Rich.

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Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation Neve Campbell, David Arquette, Robert Englund Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation is a horror compilation video released in 2001 by FlixMix. Marketed as "The Killer Compilation," the film consists of seventeen scenes from notable, ...more

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Killer Tongue is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Robert Englund Movies
Killer Tongue Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Melinda Clarke, Robert Englund Killer Tongue is a 1996 comedy horror film written and directed by Alberto Sciamma.

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The Adventures of Ford Fairlane Gilbert Gottfried, Lauren Holly, Priscilla Presley The Adventures of Ford Fairlane is a 1990 American action/comedy film directed by Renny Harlin. It stars comedian Andrew Dice Clay as the title character, Ford Fairlane, a "Rock n' Roll ...more

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Dead & Buried Robert Englund, Jack Albertson, Barry Corbin Dead & Buried is a 1981 horror film directed by Gary Sherman, starring Melody Anderson and James Farentino. With a screenplay written by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett, the movie was ...more

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Galaxy of Terror Robert Englund, Erin Moran, Sid Haig Galaxy of Terror is a 1981 science fiction/horror film produced by Roger Corman and directed by Bruce D. Clark. It stars Edward Albert, Erin Moran, Ray Walston and Taaffe O'Connell. Produced by ...more

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Eaten Alive Kyle Richards, Robert Englund, Carolyn Jones Eaten Alive is an American horror film, directed by Tobe Hooper and released in May 1977. It was written by Kim Henkel, Alvin L. Fast and Mardi Rustam and produced by Fast, Larry Huly, Robert ...more

16 Movie "In Jokes" You Probably Didn't Notice

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Buster and Billie Robert Englund, Jan-Michael Vincent, Pamela Sue Martin Buster and Billie is an American motion picture released by Columbia Pictures. The film was of the tragic romance/revenge film genres. It was directed by Daniel Petrie, whose credits include ...more

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Dance of the Dead Jessica Lowndes, Robert Englund, Jonathan Tucker "Dance of the Dead" is the third episode of the first season of Masters of Horror. It originally aired in North America on 11 November 2005. Richard Christian Matheson adapted the ...more

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Black Swarm Robert Englund, Jayne Heitmeyer, Robert Higden Black Swarm is a 2007 Canadian suspense film directed by David Winning. Actor Robert Englund plays a mysterious beekeeper who has a secret to hide in the small town of Black Stone.

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Sunburst Robert Englund, Rudy Vallée, Anne Lockhart Sunburst is a 1975 American film directed by James Polakof. The film is also known as Slashed Dreams.

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Dance Macabre Robert Englund Dance Macabre is a 1992 horror film written and directed by Greydon Clark.

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Land of Canaan Christina Applegate, Tara Reid, Neve Campbell Land of Canaan was a mystery-thriller film that was to be directed by Reginald LaFrance, and was to star Christina Applegate, Robert Englund, Juliet Landau and Neve Campbell. The film was never ...more

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Underground Entertainment: The Movie Kris Kristofferson, Danielle Harris, Wil Wheaton Underground Entertainment: The Movie is a 2010 comedy film directed by Jim O'Rear and Bryan Wilson.

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Heartstopper is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Robert Englund Movies
Heartstopper Robert Englund, Michael Cram, James Binkley Heartstopper is a 2006 straight-to-DVD horror film directed by Bob Keen and starring Robert Englund.

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St. Ives Jeff Goldblum, Jacqueline Bissett, Charles Bronson St. Ives is a 1976 American action film directed by J. Lee Thompson and starring Charles Bronson.

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Stay Hungry Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jeff Bridges, Sally Field Stay Hungry is a 1976 dramatic comedy film by director Bob Rafelson from a screenplay by Charles Gaines. The story centers on a young Birmingham, Alabama, scion, played by Jeff Bridges, who gets ...more

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Mortal Fear Robert Englund, Joanna Kerns, Tobin Bell Mortal Fear is a 1994 thriller TV movie directed by Larry Shaw.

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Windfall Robert Englund, Casper Van Dien, Ray Wise Windfall is a 2003 action-thriller film directed by Gerry Lively.

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The Prince and the Surfer Jon Voight, Linda Cardellini, C. Thomas Howell The Prince and the Surfer is a 1999 comedy direct-to-video film about a prince who switches places with a Southern California surfer and skateboarder. It was directed by Arye Gross and Gregory ...more

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The Unspoken Truth Lea Thompson, Robert Englund, James Marshall The Unspoken Truth is a 1995 crime drama TV movie written by J.A Mitty and directed by Peter Werner.

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The Sexy Dark Ages is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Robert Englund Movies
The Sexy Dark Ages Diora Baird, Natalie Zea, Robert Englund The Sexy Dark Ages is a 2011 short comedy film written and directed by Alex Fernie.

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Night of the Sinner Robert Englund, Olga Shuvalova, Ivana Miño Night of the Sinner is a 2009 horror thriller film directed by Alessandro Perrella.

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Never Too Young to Die is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Robert Englund Movies
Never Too Young to Die Gene Simmons, John Stamos, Vanity Never Too Young To Die is a 1986 B movie, starring John Stamos as Lance Stargrove, a young man who, with the help of secret-agent Danja Deering must avenge the death of his secret-agent father ...more

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Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer Robert Englund, Rachel Skarsten, Daniel Kash Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer is a Canadian comedy horror monster movie produced by Brookstreet Pictures. The film was directed Jon Knautz and stars Trevor Matthews, Robert Englund and Rachel ...more

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Strippers vs Werewolves is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Robert Englund Movies
Strippers vs Werewolves Lucy Pinder, Robert Englund, Ali Bastian Strippers vs Werewolves is a 2012 comedy-horror film directed by Jonathan Glendening. The screenplay was written by Phillip Barron and Pat Higgins. The main cast includes Ali Bastian, Sara ...more

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The Paper Brigade Robert Englund, Kyle Howard, Chauncey Leopardi The Paper Brigade is a 1996 adventure/comedy film directed by Blair Treu. The film stars Kyle Howard and Robert Englund.

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Nobody Knows Anything Ben Stiller, Mike Myers, Janeane Garofalo Nobody Knows Anything is a 2003 comedy film directed by William Tannen and written by David Pasquesi.

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Infidelity Kirstie Alley, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Robert Englund Infidelity is a 1987 television film directed by David Lowell Rich, and starring Kirstie Alley and Lee Horsley.

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Red Brian Cox, Tom Sizemore, Kim Dickens Red is a 2008 thriller film about a couple of kids who kill the title character, a dog named 'Red', during an attempted robbery. The dog's owner finds out who they are, and tries to bring them ...more