The Exact Moment When Freddy Krueger Stopped Being Scary

When A Nightmare on Elm Street hit theaters in 1984, it was hailed as a legitimately scary movie. But as the series added sequel after sequel, Freddy Krueger began to lose his potency, transforming from boogeyman to wisecracking buffoon. When, exactly, did that happen? Here's the exact instant when Freddy pivoted. » 1/30/15 1:10pm 1/30/15 1:10pm

Imagine what Jurassic Park might be like if it had bred Freddy Krueger

A few hours ago, Gotham Academy writer Becky Cloonan pondered a thought I'm sure everyone's had - what if instead of breeding Dinosaurs, Jurassic Park hatched Freddy Krueger? Artists rushed to visualise her idea, resulting in some hilarious sketches. » 11/10/14 1:00pm 11/10/14 1:00pm

See The Original Actor Cast As Freddy Krueger In His Nightmare Makeup

While Robert Englund's made-up face haunted A Nightmare on Elm Street, Wes Craven originally cast actor David Warner in the role of Freddy Krueger. Warner had to drop out due to scheduling conflicts, but not before sitting for the makeup test. » 11/03/14 9:43am 11/03/14 9:43am

First Nightmare On Elm Street Clip Shows Off Freddy's Brand New Face

Freddy ain't dead — he's back as Jackie Earle Haley, and scary as hell. Watch the brand new clip and learn how this Nightmare reboot finds a loophole in Freddy's rule that he can only kill you while you're sleeping. » 4/14/10 8:00am 4/14/10 8:00am

Watch Jackie Earle Haley's Freddy Krueger Skewer His First Teen

There's been a lot of debate over whether or not Jackie Earle Haley's Krueger will be scary or just sad. Plus, the Nightmare reshoots haven't helped our optimism. But hope is not lost: This new behind-the-scenes video delivers the horror. » 1/07/10 6:30am 1/07/10 6:30am

Two Of Our Favorite Monster Badasses - Unveiled!

We've got a better look at two badass antiheroes whose burned faces will be the centerpieces of upcoming horror adventues: Jackie Earle Haley's Freddy Krueger and Josh Brolin's Old West supernatural tough guy Jonah Hex. » 11/25/09 2:07pm 11/25/09 2:07pm

First Look At Rorschach As Freddy In New Nightmare On Elm St. Trailer

Freddy is back — and looking terribly realistic. There's the creepy claw that pops up when you least expect, it but gone is the peeled Robert Englund brow, replaced with Jackie Earle Haley (Watchmen's Rorschach) sporting an all-too-real burn-ward look. » 9/28/09 11:07am 9/28/09 11:07am

Can Jackie Do Freddie?

We saw a clip of Jackie Earle "Rorschach" Haley playing the new Freddie Krueger, and he's like a shining ball of amazing deadliness. So we know Jackie can do Freddie, but does this movie deserve him? » 7/24/09 8:53pm 7/24/09 8:53pm