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Freddy's Nightmares 

Freddy, the dream serial killer, hosts this anthology of stories set in Springwood.
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1990   1989   1988  
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Series cast summary:
Robert Englund ...  Freddy Krueger 44 episodes, 1988-1990
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Storyline

The evil, sinister killer of the "Nightmare On Elm Street" movies, Freddy Krueger, hosts this show, where each week, he shows us a tale of evil and death about the lives of people who live in Springwood. Written by Jason Mechalek

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Taglines:

"Don't Let Him Catch You Sleeping!"

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Horror | Thriller

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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 October 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Freddy's Nightmares: A Nightmare on Elm Street - Die Serie See more »

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Runtime:

(44 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Season two, episode ten, "Do You Know Where Your Kids Are?", near the end, when Patti is closing the double doors, a cameraman's shadow is visible on the wall when the shot pulls back. Judging by Patti's toys in season two, episode eight, "Bloodlines", one would assume that the episode takes place in the '80s, but posters of Jon Bon Jovi are prominently featured in this episode, leading to some reasonable doubt about the timeline (since this is supposed to be more than a decade later). See more »

Quotes

[Freddy has possessed Mara's body]
Mara Ruleen: Help, Harry! Harry! Harry!
[in the real world, in Mara's body, using his real voice]
Freddy Krueger: Shut up, bitch! He can't hear you.
Harry Lee: I beg your pardon?
[using Mara's voice]
Freddy Krueger: Nothing. I was talking to myself.
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A Great TV Series, Having Freddy Krueger as Showman – Volume 3
18 June 2004 | by claudio_carvalhoSee all my reviews

The third volume of this series released on VHS in Brazil is composed of the following episodes:

1) ` Sisters Keeper´s' (`Duplo Pesadelo')

Director: Ken Wiederhorn

Lead Cast: Hill Park (Lisa), Gry Park (Merit) and Anne Curry (Sara)

In Springwood, the twin sisters Lisa and Merit are suffering the consequences of the act of their father, the policeman who killed Freddy Krueger. Merit spent a period in a mental institution, having nightmares with the evil Freddy, and now is very protected by her mother, making Lisa a little jealous with the situation. In this episode, the sisters decide to share the same dream to fight against Freddy. Fans like me of Freddy Krueger will love this episode. My vote is eight. (17 Jun 2004).

2) `Mother´s Day' (` O Dia das Mães')

Director: Michael Lange

Lead Cast: Byron Thames (Billy), Jill Whitlow (Barbara), Elizabeth Savage (Sherry Gamble), Judith Blanton (Al)

In Springwood, on the mother's day, a family comes to live in the house that belonged to Freddy Krueger. Before the recem-married couple travels in honeymoon, Billy, the teenager son of the bride, is advised by her husband to take care with his belongings. While they are traveling, Billy meets his neighbor Sherry and reality and dream mixes in a crazy and tragic party. After this incident, Sherry decides to call her mother Barbara, who presents a show in the radio. This episode, composed in two parts, is another great horror story. My vote is eight. (17 Jun 2004).

Title (Brazil): `A Hora do Pesadelo – O Terror de Freddy Krueger III' (` The Nightmare's Hour – The Terror of Freddy Krueger III')


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