US Box Office takings: $10,777,659
Six sequels, a spin off known as Freddy vs Jason and a remake released in 2010.
- Close up of the feet.
- High angle close up of Freddy putting a couple of knives on on a table.
- Another close up of Freddy grabbing a glove.
- Creepy non-diagetic music.
- Freddy's iconic red jumper signifies blood and death, due to the colour scheme.
- One of the close ups is of Freddy cutting an object next to a pair of glasses. This could be foreshadowing the fate of a certain character later on.
- Quick pace, due to the number of close ups.
- The opening is basically a production process of Freddy's iconic weapon.
- Extreme close up of Freddy putting the glove on.